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M.Phil (Foods and Nutrition)

Julia Samuel

Julia has worked as a part-time lecturer in Womenís Christian College, Chennai. She is passionate about educating people, esp students about healthy eating, fitness and well-being.

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Heart Defects in Fetus Due to High Blood Sugar Levels of Mother

Heart Defects in Fetus Due to High Blood Sugar Levels of Mother

The leading non-genetic risk factor for the disease is a mother having diabetes during pregnancy, although genetics was thought to be a risk factor.

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Elevated Urea Levels Linked to Huntington's Disease

Elevated Urea Levels Linked to Huntington's Disease

Impaired urea metabolism causes neurological impairment and could initiate neuro-degeneration and the symptoms of Huntingtonís disease.

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Workout On the Treadmill Thrice a Week To Deal With Parkinsonís Disease

Workout On the Treadmill Thrice a Week To Deal With Parkinsonís Disease

The muscle stiffness, disability, loss of gait can be slowed down by exercising on the treadmill thrice a week in those with early-stage Parkinson's disease.

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Cancer Incidence Higher Among Populations living in Low Temperature

Cancer Incidence Higher Among Populations living in Low Temperature

Cancer incidence worldwide is highly related to low average annual temperatures and extremely low temperatures.

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Soy Foods, Cruciferous Veggies Reduce Treatment Side Effects of Breast Cancer

Soy Foods, Cruciferous Veggies Reduce Treatment Side Effects of Breast Cancer

Isoflavones in soy foods and glucosinolates in cruciferous vegetables may reduce menopausal symptoms in breast cancer survivors.

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