Sleep disorders are early signs of Alzheimer’s

September 6th, 2012 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 6 (IANS) A pattern of disturbed sleep could be an early warning sign of Alzheimer's disease, suggest scientists.Working on a mouse model, researchers from the Washington University School ... Read more...

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Brain scans to detect Alzheimer’s decades ahead

July 12th, 2012 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 12 (IANS) Experts hope to develop brain scans to detect early symptoms of dementia that may surface 25 years before patients and their families notice any outward development.Scientists ... Read more...

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Furious Jordan files complaint over jokes about disabled son

December 10th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 10 (ANI): Catwalk queen Katie Price has lodged an official complaint with media watchdog Ofcom last night after Frankie Boyle failed to apologise over his sick attack on her disabled ... Read more...

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Katie Price files complaint against TV channel

December 10th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 10 (IANS) Former model Katie Price has filed a complaint against a television channel after a comedian poked fun at her disabled son Harvey during his show.Scottish comedian Frankie Boyle ... Read more...

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Brit benefits dad with a dozen kids has one more with wife’s best friend

August 24th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 24 (ANI): It has been reported that Brit benefits dad-of-11,Gary Bateman,had one more baby with his wife's best friend.Bateman's relativehas claimed that he has another daughter, aged one.Bateman has ... Read more...

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Fury over taxpayer-funded Brit couple’s brood of 12

August 16th, 2010 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): They have 11 children and one more in the queue, but Gary Bateman and Joanne Sheppard from UK, are living life as lavishly as possible.The jobless couple have ... Read more...

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Alzheimer’s drug not as harmful as believed

June 18th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): In the first trial of a new model for testing Alzheimer's treatments, scientists have found that a promising class of drugs does not exacerbate the disease if treatment ... Read more...

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Singer Bobby Charles dies at 71

January 16th, 2010 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 15 (IANS) Singer, songwriter Bobby Charles, famous for rock and roll song "See you later, Alligator", has died at his Louisiana home at the age of 71. Charles, who penned other ... Read more...

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Schools In Archdiocese Of New Orleans And Other Areas Closed On Monday For Hurricane Threat

November 9th, 2009 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Nov.9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The schools under the Archdiocese of New Orleans, have announced that all schools are going to remain closed on Monday, the Nov. 9. The authorities had to ... Read more...

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Novel way to improve bone health in cancer patients undergoing radiation treatment

September 16th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 16 (ANI): Scientists looking for ways to reduce bone loss in astronauts claim to have found a novel way of improving the bone health of cancer patients undergoing radiation treatment."Our ... Read more...

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Recession-hit Brit workers quitting the rat race in favour of ‘funemployment’

August 1st, 2009 - 4:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 1 (ANI): Credit crunch-hit Brit workers are increasingly quitting the rat race, and going for what they call "fun-employment".Many workers are choosing to leave stresses and strains of work behind, ... Read more...

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Lineker’s to be ma-in-law arrested

June 10th, 2009 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 10 (ANI): The mother-in-law of former England football star Gary Lineker has been arrested for suspected shoplifting for the second time this year.Jobless Kim Lewis, 48, the mother of ... Read more...

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Men ‘are no more promiscuous than women’

April 25th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 25 (ANI): The long standing belief that men are promiscuous and females are selective when choosing a mate is a myth, claims a new study.The research, published by Cell Press ... Read more...

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New test can help assess efficacy of Alzheimer’s drugs

April 10th, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 10 (ANI): Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have developed a new test that can assess whether an Alzheimer's drug could really reduce the production of ... Read more...

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Lost letter reaches destination after 90 years!

February 23rd, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): It was certainly a letter from the distant past, when a Brit women received a note, addressed to a man who used to live in her home ... Read more...

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