Common Blood Pressure Drugs May Increase Risk of Depression


LONDON: Medication for blood pressure may affect your mental well-being, warn researchers. (Shutterstock) Have you ever felt depressed when taking medicines for blood pressure? Turns out some commonly prescribed blood pressure pills may increase risk of mood disorders such as depression or bipolar disorder. “Mental health is under-recognised in hypertension More...

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By NE Reporter On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016

Drinking Too Much Water Can Kill You

MELBOURNE: Study Says `8 Glasses A Day’ Mantra A Myth, One Should Drink By Thirst. Drinking too much water may cause potentially fatal water intoxication, claims a new study which has, for the first time, More...

By NE Reporter On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Specific insurance Policies for Cancer Care and Cardiac Care Launched

  Disease-specific insurance cover is now available, much to the relief of people who longed for cancer care or cardiac care policies that address their needs. Star Health Insurance offers a new cardiac care More...

By NE Reporter On Sunday, June 26th, 2016

Cancer Cases: Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam Top the list

      Thiruvananthapuram: Delhi is the cancer capital of India and Thiruvananthapuram ranks second in the number of cancer cases reported. Kollam in Kerala ranks fifth at the national level. The More...

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By NE Reporter On Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Health Alert Against Fatal Shigella Dysentery in Kerala

  Kozhikode: Acute Dysentery caused by Shigella bacteria has been reported in with one death in Kozhikode. The disease, caused by Shigella dysenteriae bacilli, could be fatal especially in the case of children. Acute More...

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