Drug News (Medindia)

Diabetes Increases Cancer Risk: Here's How

High blood sugar levels in diabetes predisposes to DNA damage and decreased ability by the body to repair this DNA damage, compared to persons with normal blood sugar levels, thereby increasing the risk of cancer.

Novel Method Distinguishes the Right Individual Exosomes

Exosomes are potential biomarkers for neurodegenerative disease and cancer. A novel method developed can map surface protein complements on large numbers of individual exosomes, reveals a new study.

Spending Too Much Time on Your Phone Not So Bad for Mental Health

Are smartphones bad for mental health? Not so bad, says a new study. The key is to find the right balance. TV, Internet, online games, social media - all needs to be used in limit and never at cost of peer interaction, family time, sports and studies.