Category: Health

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3D game SPARX designed to battle depression

A computer game designed to lift teenagers out of depression is as effective as one-on-one counselling, New Zealand doctors reported on Thursday in the British Medical Journal (BMJ). Researchers at the University of Auckland...

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Cancer from a naturopathic perspective

(Ameet Aggarwal) – Cancer is a shift in the way your cells are functioning. Cancer is not something attacking your body, rather, it is a process which your cells have begun which is not...

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Beth Mugo wins round 1 in cancer battle

(Judie Kaberia) Public Health and Sanitation Minister Beth Mugo said on Friday that she was out of danger after successfully going through breast cancer treatment in the United States. She told a press conference...

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White rice link seen with Type 2 diabetes

PARIS, March 16, 2012 (AFP) – Health researchers said on Thursday they had found a troubling link between higher consumption of rice and Type 2 diabetes, a disease that in some countries is becoming...

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Taking vitamin E linked to osteoporosis

Japanese scientists say they have found a link between consumption of vitamin E and the degenerative bone condition osteoporosis, in a study likely to shed new light on the use of supplements. Researchers found...

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Alcohol in movies linked to child boozing

Stars who knock back whisky, wine or beer in a movie are an invisible but potent force in prompting youngsters to experiment with alcohol or binge-drink, a large US study published on Tuesday suggests....

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A family’s battle with Leukemia

(Catherine Karong’o) – Lenin Zulu was three and a half years old when he was first diagnosed with Leukemia. This is a type of blood cancer that affects children. “Initially, there were no signs...