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Eating garlic can turn your breast milk ‘garlicky’

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Turns out, garlic is so strong that it can change your breast milk’s flavour! Food chemists at Friedrich-Alexander-Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg (FAU) have found that garlic aroma is evident in the breast milk of women who have consumed garlic. This is caused by allyl methyl sulfide (AMS) – a metabolite which is first formed in a strong concentration during breastfeeding. Whether the ...

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Men need women’s help to dress up for date

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With men becoming more conscious about how they look and how they are looked at, they are increasingly turning to women for assistance on what to wear on their first date, reveals a new survey. The survey, conducted by content-meets-commerce lifestyle platform LimeRoad and dating app Truly Madly, was done to find out how style conscious men want to look ...

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Indian women find Lionel Messi most desirable, says survey

Argentine superstar Lionel Messi, who has announced his retirement from international football, has emerged as the most desirable footballer for Indian women, in an poll conducted by an online matrimony platform. With the Euro football championship underway, Shaadi.com conducted the online poll – The Most Eligible and Desirable Football Player – with 6,500 responses from single and married women of ...

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Is high blood pressure an emergency?

If your blood pressure goes up, but you are feeling fine, chances are you will still rush to the nearest hospital emergency room, which, according to a recent study, might be a wrong move. Visits to emergency departments for patients with hypertension increased by 64 percent between 2002 and 2012 while hospitalizations for those visits declined by 28 percent.   The ...

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Aerobic exercises will help you deal with heart ailments – Read

A new study has suggested that aerobic exercises like running, jogging, brisk walking and swimming help in restoring the cardiac protein control system in heart failure. Heart failure is a common end-point for many cardiovascular diseases. This syndrome is characterised by reduced cardiac output that leads to dyspnea, exercise intolerance and later death. Despite heart failure seems to be a ...

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Want to ward off urinary infection? Drink cranberry juice daily

Drinking a 240 ml glass of cranberry juice per day can help women to keep urinary infection at bay, says a study led by an Indian-origin researcher. The study suggests that cranberries can also aid in decreasing the worldwide use of antibiotics. Urinary tract infection (UTIs) is an infection in any part of the urinary system, the kidneys, bladder or ...

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There is no such thing as a teenage mum on benefits: Myleene Klass

On the way into her production company, just off Tottenham Court Road in central London, someone who looks exactly like Myleene Klass ducks in ahead of me, carrying a stack of soft drinks. Either she is a singularly unstarry star, famous to varying degrees since she joined the band Hear’Say in 2001, and still going to the corner shop herself rather than sending a ...

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Aarong makes a event on Eid Collection

Dhaka- Aarong hosted a special hour Eid Collection Preview for My Aarong Rewards Card (MARC) members and the Media on saturday morning at is Dhanmondi outlet. This event provided an exclusive look into the Aarong Eid-ul-Fitor collection 2016 and attendees were able to pre-order outfits showcased by Aarong models from its Eid campaign. Highlights from this year’s collection include Katan ...

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