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Remdesivir and baricitinib shortened recovery time from Covid-19

RESULTS from the ACTT-2 trial reveal that baricitinib combined with remdesivir reduced the recovery time of hospitalized Covid-19 patients from 8 to 7 days....

Medical myths: All about weight loss

AS 2021 begins, many of us might be planning to lose some weight. However, when it comes to dieting and weight loss, confusion abounds....

Could a supplement be as effective as exercise at protecting health?

NEW research suggests that a common dietary supplement, glucosamine, may help reduce overall death risk to a similar degree as regular exercise. Two researchers from...

A new study suggests eating avocados daily for a ‘happy’ gut

A new study by researchers at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign suggests that people looking to balance their gastrointestinal health may be able to...

How to Improve the air quality in your home during Covid-19

As you spend more time indoors during the COVID-19 pandemic, experts say this is a great time to focus on improving your indoor air...

Healthcare workers have 7 times the risk of severe Covid-19

A study of severe Covid-19 in the United Kingdom reveals the risk that healthcare workers take to help others. A new study in the journal...

Hypertension research: 2020 overview

IN this feature, we take a look at some of the most interesting and important hypertension research from 2020. We cover a range of...

Can a smile reduce the pain of an injection?

A recent study finds that both smiling and grimacing could reduce the sensation of pain associated with a “vaccination-like needle injection.” A sincere smile...

Could telomere shortening protect against cancer?

RESEARCHERS at Rockefeller University studied the TIN2 protein associated with telomere length. They found that telomere shortening — a sign of cellular aging —...

How gut microbes contribute to good sleep

INTESTINAL health has a close connection with healthy brain function. New research from the University of Tsukuba in Japan suggests that gut bacteria may...



Maryam Nawaz: Imran received funding from India

Staff Reporter Islamabad PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz on Tuesday termed the Broadsheet scandal as the biggest scandal in Pakistan’s history. Calling it a ‘fraudsheet’ she...