Health

Using Many Social Media Sites Tied to Depression

Use of multiple platforms is more strongly associated with depression and anxiety among young adults, the University of Pittsburgh Center for Research on Media,...

Healthy Eating: High Protein Vegetables Fill More Than Meat

Meals based on legumes such as beans and peas will fill you more than pork and veal-based meals according to a recent study by...

Depression in teens affects the stomach, anxiety the skin

Mental disorders and physical diseases frequently go hand in hand. For the first time, psychologists at the University of Basel and Ruhr University Bochum...

Why Yo-Yo Dieting is Bad for You

Most people don't think yo-yo dieting is a good thing. It is repeatedly gaining and losing significant amounts of weight. Now they received an affirmation...

How you eat dinner affects your weight loss or gain

The first human test of early time-restricted feeding found that this meal-timing strategy strategy reduced swings in hunger and altered fat and carb burning...

Falling in love only takes about a fifth of a second

A meta-analysis study conducted by Syracuse University Professor Stephanie Ortigue reveals falling in love can elicit not only the same euphoric feeling as using...

Depression: Let’s talk

World Health Day, celebrated on 7 April every year to mark the anniversary of the founding of the World Health Organization, provides us with...

Face the Facts: Stroke is Treatable

Every two seconds, someone in the world is having a stroke. Globally, stroke is the leading cause of disability and the second leading cause...

The root of depression linked to not receiving rewards

Understanding of the physical root of depression has been advanced, thanks to new research. Researchers have identified the lateral orbitofrontal cortex as the area...

Free Breast and Skin Cancer Screening in October

Cocoona Centre for Aesthetic Transformation, which specializes in plastic, cosmetic, dental, orthopedic, weight loss, hair transplant, dermatology and dietary services, is offering free Breast...

New therapeutic treatment helps people lose more weight and keep it...

A new approach to weight loss called Acceptance-Based Behavioral Treatment (ABT) helped people lose more weight and keep it off longer than those who...

Red Alert: New map shows countries that exceed air pollution limits

A new WHO air quality model confirms that 92% of the world’s population lives in places where air quality levels exceed WHO limits. Information...

Low-cost weight loss program has long-term results

A non-profit, low-cost weight loss program offers the kind of long-term results that often elude dieters, concludes a study revealed by the University of...

Wearable fitness trackers don’t help people lose weight

Wearable devices that monitor physical activity are not reliable tools for weight loss, says a new study. The study specifically investigated whether regular use...

How walking affects your mood and wellbeing

Feeling bored and sluggish? A new study reveals how walking affects your mood and makes you feel happier, even if you are simply strolling...

How to Survive Sandstorm Season

Asthma awareness is crucial when living in the GCC, especially when we live in a climate which has significant environmental triggers such as sandstorms....

Phase I Clinical Trials Underway for First MERS Treatment

SAB Biotherapeutics, Inc. (SAB), a leading biopharmaceutical development company, announced today that Phase I Clinical Trials are underway for its human antibody treatment (SAB-301)...

Freezing eggs provides women with a chance to preserve their fertility

Preserving your Fertility Timeline The technology provides the option to prolong a woman’s fertility timeline to ensure that they don’t miss out on receiving all...

High Doses of Fish Oil Help Recovery from Heart Attack

Heart attack patients who took high doses of fish oil supplements for six months showed improved heart function and less scarring, researchers report. It is...

World Hepatitis Day: Get tested and demand treatment

The World Hepatitis Day is marked on 28th of July by health organizations around the world. The common aim of multiple campaigns is to...

Obesity more deadly for men than for women

In a study of nearly 4 million men and women around the globe, the risk of dying before the age of 70 was 19...

10 Things Your Personal Trainer Won’t Tell You

With the ongoing fight against obesity and the widespread obsession over health and fitness on the Internet, many people choose pay a personal trainer...

Health Care During Travel – What to Pack

Taking some time off is something we all need every now and then. Vacations can do wonders not only one’s mood, but also for...

Worries about MERS return to the Middle East

Between 21 June and 30 June 2016, the National IHR Focal Point for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia notified WHO of 13 additional cases...