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Dead Amarnath pilgrims fudged health certificates: report


July 20th, 2012 - 12:35 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, July 19 (IANS) A group of doctors tasked to find the reasons for large number of Amarnath pilgrims' death have reported to the Jammu and Kashmir Governor N.N. ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Hot red pepper can help burn unwanted calories


April 26th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 26 (IANS) Spicing up the daily diet with some red pepper can curb appetite and help burn unwanted calories, a study says."We found that consuming red pepper can ... Read more...

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How salt causes hypertension


April 15th, 2011 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): A new study tends to comprehend the mechanism behind salt-induced hypertension.A research from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and Kent State University has explained the causes ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How salt intake raises BP


April 15th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 15 (IANS) Scientists have figured out how salt intake contributes to raising one's blood pressure (BP).They found that salt intake makes it harder for the body to juggle ... Read more...

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GE Healthcare to distribute infant warmers in rural India (With Image)


December 17th, 2010 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 17 (IANS) Global medical equipment maker GE Healthcare Friday announced that it would soon distribute low-cost infant warmers in rural India in partnership with social enterprise Embrace to help improve ... Read more...

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Trials set for body chilling anaesthesia


September 27th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 27 (IANS) A technique for chilling the trauma patients before surgery will now help save them from certain death, says a new research. The ground-breaking method will shut down their ... Read more...

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New surgical freezing technique can convert sure death into 90pc survival rate


September 27th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 27 (ANI): A ground-breaking technique that freezes bodies to the brink of death could help doctors in emergency surgery by putting patients into a state of suspended animation.Surgeons are pioneering ... Read more...

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Direct link between insulin, core body temperature discovered


November 20th, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a direct link between insulin-a hormone long linked to metabolism and metabolic disorders such as diabetes-and core body temperature.This is the first time the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Nighttime alertness probed


August 27th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): A new study, conducted by researchers in the U.S., has shown that the circadian system is not the only pathway involved in determining alertness at night - red ... Read more...

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Blankets act like drugs in cases of brain damage


July 8th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 8 (IANS) Have you ever covered yourself with a blanket to stave off the shivers? A new study shows that a blanket can also help alleviate shivering in patients who ... Read more...

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Blankets can help prevent brain damage


July 8th, 2009 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): Blankets not only help stave off the shivers, they can also offer protection against brain damage, say researchers.Patients with brain injuries or dangerously high fevers are often cooled ... Read more...

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Heated car seats, mobile phones can fry up mens fertility!


October 7th, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 7 (ANI): A heated car seat may keep your bottom warm and toasty on a cold night, but the extra luxury might be silently frying your chances of becoming ... Read more...

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Hi-tech sports goods for Beijing Olympics


August 8th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
By Saurabh Yadav New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) As the Beijing Olympics start Friday, sports goods companies around the world have readied cutting-edge technologies, ranging from improvements over existing ones to the almost ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

23 genes is what makes a person a champion


December 21st, 2007 - 2:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): Ever wondered what makes a person so different from rest of the world, that he is called a champion? Well, the reason for it lies in his 23 ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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