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Mobile phones may help partially sighted ’see’ better

May 19th, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Mobile phones or hand-held games consoles can be used to provide training course for partially-sighted people, helping them become more self-reliable, according to a new study.The new ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Why variety of foods can lead people to eat more

April 1st, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 1 (ANI): Those on diet better avoid buffets, for a new study has shown that people tend to underestimate how much of each item is present when faced with a ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Monkeys, babies, college kids can think about numbers without using language

February 14th, 2009 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
Washington, February 13 (ANI): Duke University researchers say that basic "number sense" seems to be common to monkeys, babies, and college kids. The researchers came to this conclusion while studying how ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists make life-saving lab using paper and sticky tape

December 11th, 2008 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 11 (ANI): A group of scientists has used paper and some bits of carpet tape to make a portable testing kit that could revolutionise medical care in poor countries.Diagnosis ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |