Hair loss treatments for men

ISLAMABAD: Many men are affected by hair loss. Although male pattern baldness or androgenetic alopecia causes the majority of incidences of male hair loss, there are many reasons a man can lose his hair. According to...

Low-fat milk, yogurt may reduce depression risk

ISLAMABAD: New research, however, suggests that low-fat dairy may benefit mental health, too. Prof. Nagatomi and colleagues note that previous studies have associated dairy intake with depression, though whether the effect is positive or negative has...

Asthma drug helps patients with skin disorder

ISLAMABAD: Patients who develop itchy wheals in response to cold or friction benefit from treatment with omalizumab, a drug normally used to treat asthma. Cold urticaria and symptomatic dermographism are different forms of inducible urticaria,...

Psoriasis scars: Treatment and prevention

ISLAMABAD: Psoriasis is a skin disease that can cause scaly red and silvery patches to form on many areas of the body. These areas include around the joints, trunk, and scalp. Psoriasis outbreaks may be itchy...

Antibiotics can increase bowel cancer risk

ISLAMABAD: According to a recent study published in the journal Gut, long-term use of antibiotics during adulthood increases the likelihood of developing precursors to bowel cancer. The research, once again, underlines the vital role of...