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Bipasha gets eye infection


January 22nd, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 22 (IANS) Bipasha Basu, busy promoting her newly-launched song "Bipasha Bipasha" from her upcoming flick "Jodi Breakers", had to cancel her shoot because of an eye infection."Contracted ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Make those eyes lustrous - use eye make-up properly


January 15th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 15 (IANS) Filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh recently suffered an eye infection thanks to his fascination for eye make-up. If you're one of those who is fond of enhancing ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Russia poplars bring money - and masks - to Kashmir


May 27th, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 27 (IANS) The knee-deep white cover on the Jammu-Srinagar highway these days is often mistaken for sleet or cotton, but go closer and it could trigger instant sneezing, ... Read more...

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Death toll in Thai floods and mudslides reaches 61


April 9th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- At least 61 people have died in Thailand's devastating floods and mudslides that began in late March in the country's southern region, officials said Friday in their ... Read more...

Posted in Thailand |

First-born kids ‘more likely to suffer from allergies’


March 29th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
First-born kids 'more likely to suffer from allergies'London, Mar 29 (ANI): First-born children are more likely to suffer from allergies than their younger brothers and sisters, Japanese scientists have found.The researchers discovered ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

First-born more likely to suffer from allergies


March 21st, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 21 (IANS) As a first born, you are more likely to suffer from particular allergies than your younger siblings, a new research says."It has been established that individuals ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Old makeup can cause eye infections, fungus


March 15th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 15 (ANI): Skin experts have warned that old cosmetics can cause eye infections, as the older they are, the more chances they have of being infested with bacteria or ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Claire Danes suffering from Latisse’s side effects


December 16th, 2010 - 9:39 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Dec 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Claire Danes is reportedly suffering from the side effects of Latisse.The actress served as the spokesperson for the product but it seems she is currently ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

1,800 Egyptians’ eyes get infected


October 25th, 2010 - 8:01 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, Oct 25 (IANS) Over 1,800 people in Egypt have been affected with a viral conjunctivitis known as pink eye, a media report said.The number of people infected with pink eye has ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Babies breastfed for six months ward off infections


September 28th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Breastfeeding infants for six months can ward off their common infections. The findings showed babies brought up exclusively on their mother's milk were significantly healthier than those given ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Central team likely to visit flood-affected Haryana districts


July 14th, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Chandigarh, July 14 (ANI): A Central Government team is expected to visit some of the flood-affected districts of Haryana today or tomorrow to make an assessment of the damage incurred ... Read more...

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Over-the-counter eye drop sales shoot up, but do little good


November 30th, 2009 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) The use of antibiotic eye drops for conjunctivitis has increased by almost half since they became available over the counter in 2005, says new data. This is despite ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

How swine flu affects pigs


May 12th, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 12 (ANI): Studying the effects of the H1N1 strain of swine flu on a group of piglets, scientists at Bangkok-based Chulalongkorn University recently found all infected animals to show ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chlamydia may cause a type of arthritis


May 1st, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Scientists have found that Chlamydia could play a major role in causing a type of arthritis.Spondylarthritis (SpA) represents a group of arthritidies that share clinical features such as ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Babies given too much paracetamol risk asthma, eczema later


September 22nd, 2008 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 22 (IANS) Babies given too much paracetamol risk developing asthma, conjunctivitis and eczema when they are six to seven years old, according to a study. Parents or guardians of six ... Read more...

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Air pollution causing eye ailments to village near Kanpur


July 29th, 2008 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Kanpur, July 29 (ANI): Residents of Akbarpur Mati village near Kanpur are suffering from corneal diseases and other eye allergies brought on by toxic emissions from about 300 factories. "The ashes from ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Experimental chlamydia vaccine shows promising results in koalas


July 19th, 2008 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 19 (ANI): Aussie researchers say that an initial trial of an experimental vaccine designed to protect koalas from the infectious disease chlamydia has shown positive results.Eighteen female koalas were ... Read more...

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