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Anticipating SMSes, calls too contribute to car crashes


April 30th, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 30 (IANS) Anticipating calls or text messages too while driving may contribute to car crashes, says a new study which explores how cell phone use is responsible for ... Read more...

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Russian football players asked to fix matches: Report


February 8th, 2012 - 5:33 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) At least one in 10 football players in Russia, which would host the world cup in 2018, has been approached at some point of time ... Read more...

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Teen drinking linked to higher internet use


May 10th, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) Teenagers who drink alcohol spend more time on their computers for social networking, downloading and listening to music compared to peers who don't drink.These results are ... Read more...

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Air travellers are paragons of politeness: Study


December 22nd, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 22 (ANI): It looks like air rage stories are nothing but a myth, for travellers portrayed themselves as paragons of politeness in a new study.In an anonymous survey of over ... Read more...

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Log on to Daterate.com.au to give anonymous feedback after a date


October 11th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 11 (ANI): Australians would now be able to know how good or bad they were on their last date and get anonymous feedback on their awkward dating experiences.The Date Rate ... Read more...

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Doctors Too Work While Sick, Studies Find


September 17th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Chicago, Sep 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A recent survey has found that more than fifty percent junior doctors had turned up at their work place while sick at least once. Increasing ... Read more...

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Most high school students in US cheat during tests (Lead)


May 12th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 12 (IANS) Cheating during tests is widespread among high-school students in the US, says a study. The study by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) gauged both the prevalence and perceptions of ... Read more...

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Most high-school students don’t see cheating as cheating


May 12th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 12 (ANI): A new study on academic honesty has found that most high-school students do not consider certain types of cheating as being out of line.The study by the University ... Read more...

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Most high school students resort to cheating


May 12th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 12 (IANS) Most high-school students admitted cheating during tests and, in some cases, considered it normal. The study by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) gauged both the prevalence and perceptions of ... Read more...

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US med students leaking confidential info about patients online


September 23rd, 2009 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 23 (ANI): Facing problems recalling your medical history? Well, then try Facebook.Some 13 per cent of US medical schools have had cases of medical students posting unprofessional content ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

German exit polls leak via Twitter


August 31st, 2009 - 5:31 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 31 (DPA) Data from exit polls in Germany was widely distributed via the online service Twitter Sunday, breaking a confidentiality law and upsetting electoral officials. The data was embargoed until 6 ... Read more...

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Teens who drink heavily also smoke: study


August 11th, 2009 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 11 (IANS) Health educators should club smoking and drinking when they speak to teenagers about their dangers as those who drink heavily are also likely to be heavy smokers, researchers ... Read more...

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Smoking, binge drinking should be addressed together in adolescents, say researchers


August 9th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 9 (ANI): A new study conducted by Temple researchers has shown that children who engage in heavy drinking will more than likely also engage in heavy smoking, suggesting that health ... Read more...

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Excellent body image as damaging for women as poor image


May 8th, 2009 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 8 (IANS) For many women, a poor self-image can spark a host of mental and physical health problems. Now a study has found that an extremely good body image can ... Read more...

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Having an extremely high body image can cause health problems


May 8th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 08 (ANI): While having a poor self-image can lead to a host of both mental and physical health problems, an extremely good body image can also take its toll on ... Read more...

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One out of five British MPs suffer mental illnesses


July 16th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) Over a fifth of British MPs have experienced a mental health problem, but are too scared to talk in case they lose their seat, a survey has revealed. ... Read more...

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Nearly 1m Oz employees turn up drunk or stoned at work!


June 7th, 2008 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 7 (ANI): Nearly a million workers Down Under turned up to the workplace drunk or under the influence of drugs last year, according to a new survey.The findings emerged ... Read more...

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Family history of alcoholism puts you at strong risk of becoming an alcoholic too


June 2nd, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by admin
Washington , June 2 (ANI): By studying first-, second- and third-degree relatives instead of just one parent, researchers found that people who have a solid family history of alcoholism are most ... Read more...

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Oz men trump women in bad driving!


April 15th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Apr 15 (ANI): Men might be scorn a woman behind the wheel, but when it comes to driving safely its actually the latter whos having the last laugh - at ... Read more...

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