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Friday, November 15, 2019

HEALTH

Eating legumes may cut diabetes risk

Eating over three servings of legumes like lentils, chickpeas, beans and peas every week may significantly reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes,...
A blood test may prevent overuse of antibiotics

Test hope to battle infection

AN inexpensive blood test could one day tell doctors whether an infection is caused by a virus or a bacteria, and prevent unwarranted prescribing...
Rajah Dal

Rajah Spices launches its delicious new range of Heat & Stir Dals

A delicious dal is a cornerstone of Asian households and nothing quite comes close to tucking into a hot dal with rotis, chapatis or...
Warning - crops are being stressed by climate change

Toxins inToxins in plants increasing due to extreme weather plants increasing due to extreme...

A RANGE of food crops which are struggling to cope with extreme weather are generating chemical compounds that can cause health problems for people...

Islamic court legalises ‘test tube babies’ in Pakistan

Pakistan’s top Shariah court has validated the option of using ‘test tube baby’ method for conceiving for the married couples having some medical complications. If...
Steel tycoon Sanjeev Gupta

Emmerdale star Bhasker Patel gets behind the new ACT FAST stroke campaign

A new campaign fronted by Emmerdale actor Bhasker Patel hopes to raise awareness among south Asians of the common signs of stroke. Stroke is the...
Dr Himanshu Katatiya and Dr Vijay Shah

India stem cell bank could help UK patients

Plans for a public stem cell bank in India could help Asians in Britain suffering from leukaemia and other diseases, doctors claim. Dr Himanshu Katatiya,...
Middle age fitness could prevent a stroke

Midlife fitness prevents strokes

THE FITTER people are when they reach middle age, the less likely they are to suffer a later-in-life stroke, according to US research out...

Common antibiotic may help prevent and treat PTSD

Common antibiotic doxycycline may help treat or prevent post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) by disrupting the formation of negative thoughts and fears in the...
Peri Peri Chicken at Cafe Spice Namaste

Spicy curry feature: Variety is spice of life

Variety is the spice of life as the saying goes and that is certainly the case at Cyrus Todiwala’s restaurant Café Spice Namaste. It has...