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Rakesh Jhunjhunwala-backed Star Health Insurance IPO to open by November end. Know details   |  Photo Credit: iStock Images The largest private health insurer Star Health Allied Insurance Company (SHAICL), which is backed by billionaire investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala plans to launch its R...


With a focus on comfort and quality of life, this specialty is gradually moving into cardiac care. Many people who’ve heard of palliative care assume that it’s only for people with terminal cancer. Or they believe palliative care is synonymous with hospice care. Neither is true. And growing e...



Go to the toilet in the middle of the night? It could be a sign of cancer  Daily ExpressDoctors warn of one night time toilet habit that could be a sign of 'aggressive cancer'  Irish MirrorMedics warning over night time toilet habit that could be a sign of 'aggressive' cancer&nbs...



After almost 40 years as a diet-soda addict, my body suddenly started to reject my favorite feel-good companion. Credit... Cari Vander Yacht Aug. 11, 2021 After I discovered Diet Coke in 1982, I drank at least three to four 12-ounce cans nearly...


Amendments target crisis hotline,  suicide prevention, access for incarcerated   Friedman Sen. Cindy F. Friedman (D-Arlington) joined Senate colleagues to pass the  Mental Health ABC Act 2.0: Addressing Barriers to Care (ABC) , comprehensive legislation to continue the process of...


When it comes to improving our physical fitness, the time you don’t spend exercising (often known as “recovery”) is as important as the exercise and training you do. Not only is recovery important for anyone who wants to build muscle mass, taking enough time to recover between training sessions is...


During the time it takes to read this brief article, ischaemic heart disease, in its various forms, will claim the lives of about 50 people around the world. This interrelated constellation of conditions—including myocardial infarction, atrial fibrillation and cardiac arrest—account for more deat...


(CNN)Walking is the most popular aerobic physical activity in the United States, with 111 million people hitting the pavement in 2018 as part of their fitness goals. In addition, walking's sister activity, hiking, enticed 57.8 million Americans to get out on the trails in 2020, a figure that h...


An estimated 100,000 Americans died of drug overdoses — driven primarily by illicit synthetic opioids, such as fentanyl — in one year, according to a Nov. 17 report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  It is the first time that milestone has been reached and serves as a tragic rem...


close 01/6 Other alternatives of oatmeal for weight loss Well, if we have to put up a list, it will be a long one. A warm bowl of oatmeal topped with fresh fruits and nuts includes everything a perfect weight loss breakfast should have. It contains fiber to keep you fuller, prote...


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