February 23, 2017 0921 GMT
Medical expert: Depression leads to brain dysfunction
By Sadeq Dehqan & Farzam Vanaki
Ways to avoid fatty liver disease
Middle East's most comprehensive laboratory for blood typing launched in Tehran
Heart, lung problems may not always need ICU care
The intensive care unit (ICU) may not improve the chances of survival for all patients with serious heart problems, a new study suggested.
Iran's blood donation index on par with developed nations
Blood Donation Index stands at 27 for every 1,000 people in Iran and the country is keeping up with developed countries in this respect, said the head of Iranian Blood Transfusion Organization (IBTO).
Lingering baby weight? Don't blame the pregnancy
Women have long blamed pregnancy for weight gains that linger after their babies are born, but a new study suggested the demands of motherhood might be to blame.
Low-fat meal may boost costly cancer drug
Eating a low-fat meal when taking an expensive prostate cancer drug can cut the cost of the drug by three-quarters, a new study indicated.
Depression can strike expectant and new dads
Depression in and just after pregnancy is most often associated with moms-to-be, but a new study shows expectant dads can have similar symptoms.
FDA approves injectable psoriasis drug for tough cases
A new drug to treat tough cases of the skin condition psoriasis has won approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Cutting salt intake may improve kidney patients' condition
Encouraging people with kidney disease to reduce their salt intake may help improve blood pressure and cut excess fluid retention, at least for a while, a new study suggests.
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