Living near major roads linked to risk of dementia, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and Multiple sclerosis, study says

A new report published in the journal Environmental Health, suggest that living near major roads or highways is linked to higher incidence of dementia, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease and multiple … Read More

New doctors’ DNA ages six times faster than normal in first year. Long work hours increases the risk

In a new study published online in the journal Biological Psychiatry, researchers finds that the long work hours of an intern’s first year of medical residency are associated with accelerated … Read More

EBOLA: WHO flags critical funding gap, calls for political parties to join fight against Ebola

In continuing fight against Ebola disease, WHO through its director general calls for more hands especially political parties to join in the fight to stop the menace being caused by … Read More

Evidence From News Studies Links Ultra-processed Foods With a Range of Health Risks

Two large European studies published by The BMJ today find positive associations between consumption of highly processed (“ultra-processed”) foods and risk of cardiovascular disease and death. The researchers say further … Read More