About 1.4 billion people across globe are physically inactive, says WHO






More than one in four adults globally (28 per cent or 1.4 billion people) are physically inactive, says a new

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Eating nuts to lower risk of heart disease






People who regularly eat nuts, including peanuts, walnuts and tree nuts, have a lower risk of developing cardiovascular disease or

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Mobile phone radiation may affect memory performance in young adults






The rapid evolution of information and communication technologies (ICT) goes along with an increase in exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields

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7 out of 10 people who try a cigarette become daily smokers, study suggests






At least 61 per cent of people who try their first cigarette become, at least temporarily, daily smokers, suggests an

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India faces an ‘epidemic’ of heart disease: Report






Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are expected to be the fastest growing chronic illnesses between 2007 and 2017, growing at 9.5% annually,

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