chronic disorders

Ergonomic computer mice: Keeping the PC mouse from biting

January 12th, 2009 - 9:26 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Jan 12 (DPA) Around 10 to 20 percent of all computer users report aches and pains related to the use of the mouse and specialists often speak of repetitive stress injury ... Read more...

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Lack of vitamin D stunts growth, causes weight gain in girls

December 11th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): Lack of vitamin D can stunt growth and foster weight gain in girls during puberty, according to a new study.Researchers from the McGill University Health Centre ... Read more...

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Ayurvedic therapy may be safe and effective for knee pain

October 26th, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): A new study has revealed that ayurvedic drugs may be safer, and just as effective, as glucosamine and celecoxib in treating patients with knee osteoarthritis.Osteoarthritis, or OA ... Read more...

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Sugary soft drinks ‘bigger gout risk than alcohol’

February 1st, 2008 - 1:26 pm ICT by admin
London , Feb 1 (ANI): Men who drink too many sugar sweetened soft drinks and fruit juices might be at a higher risk of developing gout.In a new study, researchers have discovered ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Babies conceived during famine more prone to developing addictions

January 26th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Jan 26 (ANI): A new research has cited that babies conceived at the time of famine are more susceptible to developing addictions later in life.For the study, the researchers from ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |