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Oreck Cordless Vacuum with POD Technology review: This vacuum offers dust-free disposal

Vacuum bags, containers, and dustbins share a common flaw: They tend to release dirt and dust into the air when you detach and empty them. Much of that dirt and dust settles back on the surfaces you just cleaned. For allergy and asthma sufferers, this is more than an annoyance—it can trigger an attack that can make performing this household ... Read More »

Tecno Camon iAir 2+, Camon i2, Camon i2X With Dual Rear Camera, Display Notch Launched in India: Price, Specifications

New Tecno models come in Aqua Blue, Champagne Gold, and Midnight Black colour options HIGHLIGHTS Tecno Mobile has expanded its smartphone lineup in India Tecno Camon iAir 2+ is the cheapest in the series at Rs. 8,999 All three smartphones come with a Super Full View display panels Tecno Mobile on Wednesday launched the Camon iAir2+, Camon i2, and Camon i2X in India. All three ... Read More »

Instagram Rolls Out New Feature to Help Deal With Drug Abuse

HIGHLIGHTS A prompt would pop-up if users try to find drug abuse related treatment It will also happen if users look to buy drugs illegally on the platform The feature is currently available in the US Facebook-owned Instagram is rolling out a new “prompt feature” that would pop-up if users try to find substance abuse related recovery and treatment services or look ... Read More »

Caffeine can help patients with kidney disease live longer

Consuming more caffeine may help reduce the risk of death for people with chronic kidney disease. In a new study, researchers hypothesised that caffeine consumption might be associated with lower mortality among participants with chronic kidney disease. The possible protective effect of caffeine might be related to effects at a vascular level as caffeine is known to promote the release of substances, such ... Read More »

Chemotherapy may lead to early menopause in women with lung cancer

Chemotherapy may cause acute amenorrhea leading to early menopause in women with lung cancer, according to a new study. The study is the first to comment on amenorrhea rates in women below 50. It concludes that women with lung cancer, who desire future fertility, should be educated about risks and options before starting treatment. Premenopausal women with lung cancer may ... Read More »

Huawei Mate 20 Lite With 4 Cameras Launched at IFA 2018; AI Cube Smart Speaker Unveiled Too

Huawei AI Cube features Amazon’s Alexa virtual assistant and can also act as a router if the need arises HIGHLIGHTS Huawei Mate 20 Lite has been priced at GBP 379 The AI Cube comes with 4G LTE and Wi-Fi connectivity The GPS locator has long standby and operational times Chinese telecommunication giant Huawei unveiled the Mate 20 Lite smartphone and a new smart speaker ... Read More »

Pregnant women with heart disease should give birth before 40 weeks

Female heart patients should give birth at no later than 40 weeks gestation, beyond that harm can be caused to the mother, new guidelines by the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) recommends. Besides pre-pregnancy risk assessment and counselling, a delivery plan should be devised at 20-30 weeks, specifying vaginal or caesarean delivery, whether an epidural or forceps will be used, ... Read More »

A ray of hope: MDR-TB can be treated in children with second line drugs, says a study

Tuberculosis is a potent bacterial infection that can affect almost every part of the body. However, it is tuberculosis of lungs which is more common and contagious too. This bacterial infection spreads easily from an infected person to another healthy person by just inhaling the bacteria. According to a WHO report, India is the country with the highest burden of tuberculosis and there ... Read More »

Smokers better off quitting, even with the risk of weight gain

If you quit smoking and gain weight, it may seem like you’re trading one set of health problems for another. But a new U.S. study finds you’re still better off in the long run. Compared with smokers, even the quitters who gained the most weight had at least a 50% lower risk of dying prematurely from heart disease and other ... Read More »

Early speech development, talking with children can strengthen their language skills

Talking with children from an early age can help them develop brain regions critical for language and promote their ability to quickly learn new words, a study has found. The study, published in the journal JNeurosci, showed that young children who are regularly engaged in conversation by adults had improved language skills regardless of their socioeconomic status. Researchers including those ... Read More »