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Diabetes, obesity behind 800000 cancers worldwide

Diabetes, obesity behind 800000 cancers worldwide

For men, obesity and diabetes account for more than 40 percent of liver cancer , while for women they are responsible for one-third of cervical cancers, and nearly as many as breast cancer cases. 'You can lower your risk of Type 2 diabetes and cancer by maintaining a healthy weight , eating well, keeping active, not smoking and sticking to the recommended alcohol consumption guidelines'.



Brits Will Now Be Able to Buy Viagra Over the Counter

UK Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency has allowed pharmacies to sell viagra over-the-counter after a public consultation. A four-pack of the drug, the formal name for which is Sildenafil, will cost around £20 ($27). The decision to change regulations of the drug follows an investigation by Sky News conducted earlier this month, which found "black market" erectile dysfunction pills now account for "90% of all captured counterfeit drugs".


Akash Dadlani apologises to Puneesh Sharma

Akash Dadlani apologises to Puneesh Sharma

Contestants are designated as Gulliver and Lilliput-ians: The "Gulliver" must be tied down to a bench/bed, while the "Lilliputs" torture him/her into exiting the task before its designated duration. In an unseen video, Bandgi and Puneesh can be seen having a conversation about putting an end to their relationship. Talking about Hina Khan , everyone by now knows that the Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai actress doesn't think once before speaking what's on her mind- be it true or be it false.


IFFI cites CBFC objection for not screening 'S Durga'

IFFI cites CBFC objection for not screening 'S Durga'

The e-mail stated, "Following the screening, certain issues related to the certification of the film with reference to the title of the film were raised". The film, which revolves around a nine-year-old boy with Polio getting isolated by his family in the mountains of Balochistan, was to be featured in the foreign languages section at the 48th edition of the film festival.


Processed bone treats may be deadly for dogs, FDA warns

Processed bone treats may be deadly for dogs, FDA warns

The bones are dried by baking or smoking, and may have other seasonings and flavorings. The illnesses were reported by pet owners and vets, citing issues like moldy-appearing bones, or bone treats splintering when chewed. The FDA has received dozens of reports detailing pet illnesses - and even deaths - relating to "bone treats", it said on its website. With Thanksgiving over, hopefully dog owners didn't have the unfortunate experience of a toppled over trash can from Fido getting into the ...


Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' Earns Second Week At Number One

Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' Earns Second Week At Number One

After only four days prior its release date, over 1.05 million copies of " Reputation " were sold worldwide. Swift and fans saw a similar situation unfold when the 2015 Grammy nominations were unveiled, as her now six-time Platinum-certified album 1989 didn't receive any nods for the 58th Annual Grammy Awards because of its October 27 release date.