Cucumber A Best Home Remedy For Acne/Pimples

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  • April 2, 2019
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Cucumber has long been known as a natural remedy to soothe skin. It is also a rich source of different nutrients that can help in acne healing and prevention. These include Vitamins A, C, and E. When used regularly, cucumber can prevent the development of oily skin and eventually, acne breakouts. There are three different […]

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5 Simple Tips For Healthy Skin

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  • April 1, 2019
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Don’t have time for intensive skin care? You can still pamper yourself by acing the basics. Good skin care and healthy lifestyle choices can help delay natural aging and prevent various skin problems. Get started with these five no-nonsense tips. 1. Protect yourself from the sun One of the most important ways to take care […]

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Diet more important than exercise to lose weight

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  • April 1, 2019
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For those planning to hit the gym to lose weight, take note. A new study suggests that diet is far more important than physical activity including walking, fidgeting and formal exercise. The reason is that exercise increases appetite especially with prolonged endurance exercise or with weight lifting that can ultimately sabotage the best of intentions, […]

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Prevent liver cancer by eating tomatoes

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  • March 31, 2019
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Higher consumption of tomatoes could be associated with a decreased risk of liver cancer caused by high-fat diets, a study has found. The study, conducted on mice, showed that tomatoes are rich in lycopene — a strong antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and anti-cancer agent — which helps in effectively reducing fatty liver disease, inflammation and liver cancer […]

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Green tea helps combat obesity and inflammation

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  • March 28, 2019
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Want to cut that extra flab? Drinking green tea can help reduce obesity as well as inflammation in the gut, finds a study. The findings, published in the Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry, showed that mice fed a high-fat diet supplemented with green tea gained about 20 per cent less weight and had lower insulin resistance […]

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Handful of nuts daily can boost memory in elderly

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  • March 27, 2019
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Sydney: While age is known as the strongest risk factor for cognitive decline, eating a handful of nuts every day can improve mental health and memory skills by up to 60 percent, finds a study. The findings showed that consuming nuts for a long period of time could be the key to better cognitive health, […]

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HOW TO BE HAPPY?

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  • March 22, 2019
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Prof Santos’s class Psychology and the Good Life is the most popular in Yale’s 317-year history, and broke the university’s enrolment record when more than 1,200 students signed up. “Being happy isn’t something that just happens, you’ve got to practice to be better at it,” she adds. Here are five exercises from Prof Santos to […]

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Coinciding with the World Glaucoma Day’s celebration, Dr Badriya Al Malki, Assistant Director of Continuous Care at PHCC noted that the blue water or glaucoma is a disease occurs as a result of high eye pressure which leads to damage in the optic nerve. There are also other types of this disease that may not […]

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'No Vaccine-No School' in Italy

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  • March 13, 2019
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Italian children have been told not to turn up to school unless they can prove they have been properly vaccinated. The deadline follows months of national debate over compulsory vaccination. Parents risk being fined up to €500 (£425; $560) if they send their unvaccinated children to school. Children under six can be turned away. The […]

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Free blood-glucose meters by Qatar PHCC

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  • March 12, 2019
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Doha: Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) started to distribute blood-glucose meters for eligible patients at its health centres throughout the country, yesterday. The glucometer is used to determine the level of glucose concentration in blood, which allows patients to examine blood glucose levels regularly to avoid any complications caused by uncontrolled hyperglycemia in the long […]

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