1.Mobiles make men infertile-damage caused by the
electromagnetic radiation emitted by handsets or by
the heat they generate—warn researchers.
2.Green leaf vegetables are a rich source of vitamin E,
which protects the brain and slower mental decline
in the elderly, a study found.
3. Iodine deficiency in children may result in impaired
mental development, impaired physical growth, lower
school performance and loss of 10-15 IQ points. Daily
consumption of iodized salt is a healthy habit.
4.Stem cells derived from the hip bones of the patient
when injected into a loose tissue near the cornea can
cure age related degeneration of vision, which so far
has no cure.
5.Drinking orange juice is good for high blood pressure
(=reduces the level)
6.Pain killers(the drug vioxx and Celebrex) add to kidney
problems and heart risks.
7.Men who use pesticides to kill bugs or weeds at work
(via gardening) or at home, may raise the risk of Parkinson’s
disease.(excluding women and farmers)
8. Ananda Bhairavi raga of Carnatic music has soothing effect
on patients; the raga will relieve the patients from pain during
and after surgeries- researchers report.
9.Parkinson’s was an old man’s disease appearing mostly
in people in their 60’s.Adolf Hitler, Mao Zedong. Mohammad Ali.
Pope John Paul II are associated with the degenerative disorder of
the central nervous system that affects movement, speech and
posture. Now 20 year olds get Parkinsons–because of improper diet,
inadequate sleep & increased stress.
10.Iron deficiency is common among women of childbearing age.
But pregnant women could suffer birth complications in case of
iron overdose. They may deliver premature babies or babies with
low ‘birth weight’.