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Eating time too impacts weight gain, shows study

July 11th, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, July 11 (IANS) Latest research holds that not only the quantity and type of food but also the time of day when it is eaten plays important role in ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Honey can work as antibiotic

July 1st, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (IANS) Bees make a protein called defensin-1 that they add to honey, which could one day be used to treat burns and skin infections and to develop new drugs ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Lying with your feet up after sex improves baby chances

October 30th, 2009 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 29 (ANI): Women who lie on their backs for 15 minutes after artificial insemination (AI) have a higher chance of getting pregnant, says a new study.To reach the conclusion, lead ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mozart ‘killed by superbug like MRSA, not poison’

August 18th, 2009 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 18 (ANI): Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was killed by a bacterial infection akin to MRSA, claim Dutch researchers.Mozart died at age 35 - young by even 18th century ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Intensive environmental cleaning reduces spread of hospital superbugs

March 22nd, 2009 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 22 (ANI): A rigorous environmental cleaning intervention can help reduce the spread of hospital superbugs in ICUs, according to a new study led by Indian origin scientist.Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Patients have to act ‘tough’ to get quality care

September 11th, 2008 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 11 (IANS) Sometimes patients have to act 'tough' with indifferent physicians to get the best of healthcare, as happened with Michelle Mayer.Mayer, who suffered long years from scleroderma, a chronic ... Read more...

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