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Sepsis increases risk of heart failure, rehospitalisation after discharge: Study
Sepsis is a leading cause of hospitalization and death worldwide. Each year in the U.S., about 1.7 million people develop sepsis, an extreme immune response to an infection in the bloodstream that can spread throughout the whole body and lead to organ failure and possibly death.
Updated on Feb 02, 2023 08:38 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Tapatrisha Das, Washington
Cancer and age: Age can raise one’s risk of cancer. Here's how
There are more than 100 types of cancer and they can be seen in every age group. Age is one of the established risk factors behind the occurrence of cancer. Here's decoding the connection between cancer and age with health tips from doctor to lower the risk and take good care of yourself.
Updated on Sep 15, 2022 02:29 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, Delhi
Vegetarian women are more likely to suffer a hip fracture than meat-eating women
According to research of over 26,000 middle-aged UK women, vegetarians are 33% more likely than habitual meat eaters to suffer a hip fracture.
Published on Aug 12, 2022 09:07 PM IST
ANI | | Posted by Akanksha Agnihotri, Woodhouse (leeds) [uk]
Miscarriages may increase during summer: Study
These results suggest that additional research is needed to understand the potential roles of extreme heat and other hot-weather environmental or lifestyle exposures in unexpected pregnancy loss.
Published on Jul 03, 2022 12:08 PM IST
ANI | , Boston
Undiagnosed risk factors found in two thirds of ischaemic stroke patients: Study
Overall, the study identified that 67.7 per cent of stroke patients with previously undiagnosed major risk factors (UMRF) were found to have one major risk factor.
Published on Jun 27, 2022 12:58 PM IST
ANI | , Vienna