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‘Conditioning brain could curb impulsiveness’


June 15th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 15 (IANS) Conditioning your brain to curb impulsiveness could open the way to treat addiction to gambling, drugs or alcohol as well as impulse-control disorders such ... Read more...

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Now, your vintage typewriters can look modern


April 25th, 2012 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Good news for those who are still sentimental about their typewriters. Nearly obsolete typewriters can now be upgraded into modern-day equipment by including a USB portal ... Read more...

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iPhone could be used to spy on what you type


October 19th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (IANS) The iPhone 4 is so sensitive that it can decode what exactly is being typed on a computer keyboard and can double up as a spy ... Read more...

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China promotes calligraphy as hand-writing gets sloppy


August 28th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 28 (IANS) China's primary and secondary schools have been ordered to increase calligraphy classes as widespread use of computer keyboard has made children's handwriting "sloppy", the government said.A ... Read more...

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Simple fingertip test may identify breast cancer patients at CTS risk


December 11th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): A simple test that measures a breast cancer patient's ability to feel two metal points pressed against her fingertips may help evaluate the risk for developing carpal tunnel ... Read more...

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Blackcurrant juice can prevent aches


September 4th, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 4 (IANS) Blackcurrants have been used for centuries to treat tiredness, arthritis, kidney stones, gout and lung problems but studies have now revealed that the juice can help prevent aches ... Read more...

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Eating lunch off toilet seats safer than office desk!


July 20th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, July 20 (ANI): Having lunch off a toilet seat is safer than a typical office desk, according to an American microbiologist."There's more faecal bacteria in your kitchen sink than in your ... Read more...

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Indian scientists show how silver nanoparticles ‘have a blast’ killing bacteria


May 25th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): Scientists at Mangalore University, India, have explained how blasting a silver nitrate solution with an electron beam can generate nanoparticles that are more effective at killing all kinds ... Read more...

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Has Gordon Brown damaged wife Sarah’s keyboard with his ‘big, clunking fist’?


November 9th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): UK President Gordon Brown has apparently damaged wife Sarah's computer keyboard, thanks to his 'big, clunking fist'.The Prime Minister's wife is Britain's most popular Twitterer with almost ... Read more...

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Pen mightier than keyboard: Study


September 18th, 2009 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 18 (IANS) The pen seems to be mightier than the computer keyboard, says a new study. Second, fourth and sixth grade children with and without handwriting disabilities were able to ... Read more...

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Mosley’s son died after taking eleven times more cocaine than a potentially fatal dose


June 11th, 2009 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 11 (ANI): The 39-year-old son of Formula 1 boss Max Mosley died after taking eleven times more cocaine than a potentially fatal dose, an inquest has heard.Junkie Alexander Mosley also ... Read more...

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Keyboard kids needs to relearn art of writing


July 28th, 2008 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 28 (ANI): Over 150,000 students in years 11 and 12 at schools across North South Wales (NSW) reportedly need to relearn the art of using a pen and paper ... Read more...

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Strength training effective in relieving neck muscle pain


January 6th, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): A new study has found that specific strength training exercises lead to significant prolonged relief of neck muscle pain, while general fitness training results in only a small ... Read more...

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