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Why are killer whales momma’s boys? Blame menopause

September 14th, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) Scientists have cracked one of the most enduring marine mysteries - why adult male killer whales pretty much stay momma's boys all their lives.Researchers at the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Elderly in Britain blame parents for naughty kids

September 2nd, 2011 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 1 (IANS) Many elderly people in Britain believe their grandchildren are a badly disciplined generation with no respect and shallow values. These people blame their own adult children ... Read more...

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Study links maternal illness to schizophrenia risk

September 19th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 19 (IANS) A breakdown in communications between two brain regions that points to symptoms of schizophrenia could be triggered by a maternal immune reaction to infection, a recent study says. ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Prenatal exposure could protect kids from allergies later in life

July 14th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 14 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that exposure to certain allergens in the womb may have a positive effect on children as they grow up.The study found that when ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Offsprings inherit disease clues from mums

January 6th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): Researchers at The University of Nottingham have found that expecting mothers produce less aggressive sons with more efficient immune systems, when there is a threat of disease ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Fat consuming mothers cause early puberty in offspring: study

June 24th, 2008 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
New York, June 24 (IANS) Children whose mothers have a fat-rich diet during pregnancy and breast-feeding may enter puberty earlier than their peers, according to a study. In the study, researchers fed ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Moms prenatal diet linked to early onset of puberty in offspring

June 17th, 2008 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): The age a girl reaches puberty may have something to do with what her mother ate during pregnancy and nursing, says a new animal study.Deborah Sloboda, PhD, ... Read more...

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Young boomerang adults at home ’strain family life’

February 8th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by admin
London , Feb 8 (ANI): A research by a parents' charity has revealed that children who stay at home into adulthood may strain family life to a great extent.These students mainly comprise ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Parents relationship with adult children improves with aging: Study

December 1st, 2007 - 1:00 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): A new study has found that a majority of relationships between parents and their adult children improve as parents transition to old age.The study, led by Karen Fingerman, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |