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Neil Armstrong, first man on moon, laid to rest


September 17th, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) US astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot on the moon, was laid to rest in the Atlantic in a burial-at-sea service aboard ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

‘Lahore’ director to start sci-fi film next year


September 1st, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 1 (IANS) Filmmaker Sanjay Puran Singh Chauhan, known for his National Award-winning film "Lahore", is set to roll the cameras for his next project, a sci-fi themed film, ... Read more...

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Latest scan can tell need for bypass


August 29th, 2012 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 29 (IANS) An ultra-fast, 320-detector computed tomography (CT) scanner can tell which people with chest pain need or do not need cardiac angioplasty or bypass surgery to restore ... Read more...

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Chemical in plastic bottles aggravates heart risk


August 16th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 16 (IANS) The presence of high levels of urinary Bisphenol-A (BPA), a chemical used in plastic products like water bottles and baby feeding bottles, may be linked to ... Read more...

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I can’t defy any command from my daughter: Shatrughan Sinha


August 15th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Veteran actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha, who is back home from hospital after bypass surgery, is now under his daughter's observation.The 66-year-old has been asked by his ... Read more...

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Shatrughan Sinha discharged from hospital


August 12th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 12 (IANS) Veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha, who was admitted at Kokilaben Ambani Hospital last month, was finally discharged Sunday evening and left for home with his wife ... Read more...

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Shatrughan Sinha recovering, will be discharged soon: Son


August 1st, 2012 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 1 (IANS) Veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha, who is in the hospital for the last one month, is recovering after a bypass surgery and will be discharged soon, ... Read more...

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Shatrugan Sinha shifted from ICU to private room


July 20th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 20 (IANS) Actor-politician Shatrugan Sinha, who underwent bypass surgery on Monday, is recovering and has been shifted to a private room from the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).He ... Read more...

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Shatrugan Sinha undergoes bypass surgery, recovering


July 18th, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) Veteran actor Shatrugan Sinha, who was hospitalised after a breathing problem, has undergone bypass surgery. His doctor says he is "on road to a speedy ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Broken heart syndrome’ actually protects organ


June 29th, 2012 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) A condition that temporarily causes heart failure among those who experience severe stress might actually protect the organ from very high adrenaline levels, says a research.The ... Read more...

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Researchers develop graft that regenerates coronary arteries


June 25th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 25 (IANS) Researchers have developed a new biodegradable graft that helps regenerate coronary arteries within 90 days of bypass surgeries, leaving no trace of itself in the body. ... Read more...

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World’s first bedside genetic test developed


March 30th, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 30 (IANS) Canadian researchers have developed the world's first genetic test which can be done at the patient's bedside with just a swab from his cheek. This revolutionary ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Run for your health and happiness! (Comment)


March 11th, 2012 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
Running is the most natural exercise for a human being. When a small infant starts walking, he tries to run as it is more natural for him. Due to the benefits ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Garlic oil component protects heart


November 17th, 2011 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 17 (IANS) A garlic oil component may help protect the heart after it suffers an attack, during cardiac surgery or as a treatment for heart failure. At low ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Apex court denies interim bail to two CWG accused


August 11th, 2011 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday declined the interim bail pleas of two officials of a company allegedly involved in a corruption case related to the 2010 ... Read more...

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2G case: Morani’s interim bail plea rejected (Lead)


July 19th, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Tuesday rejected the interim bail plea of Cineyug Films founder Karim Morani, who is in jail for his alleged involvement in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

2G case: Morani’s plea for interim bail rejected


July 19th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) A Delhi Court Tuesday rejected the interim bail plea of Cineyug Films founder Karim Morani, who is in jail for his alleged involvement in the ... Read more...

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Morani’s interim bail decision likely Tuesday


July 18th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Delhi High Court is likely to pronounce its verdict Tuesday on the interim bail plea of Cineyug Films founder Karim Morani, who is in ... Read more...

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2G scam: Court reserves order on Morani’s interim bail


July 14th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday reserved its order on the interim bail plea of Cineyug Films founder Karim Morani, who is in jail for alleged ... Read more...

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Olive leaf pill may help combat heart trouble


April 16th, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): Researchers have said that a pill made out of the leaves of olive tree can be useful in combating heart disease.In the study, patients who took the olive ... Read more...

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New technique to identify potential atherosclerosis risk found


April 12th, 2011 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 12 (ANI): A new technique, which could eventually be used to identify patients with suspected coronary artery disease, has been discovered.The movement of the carotid artery can reveal the risk ... Read more...

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Working 11 hours can up heart attack risk by 67 percent


April 5th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 5 (IANS) People who spend more than 11 hours a day at work increase their chances of having a heart attack by 67 percent, a study has found. ... Read more...

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Mother’s stroke history ‘can help predict daughter’s heart attack risk’


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 2 (ANI): A new research has suggested that a mother's stroke history can help predict her daughter's risk of heart attack.If you're a woman and your mother had a stroke, ... Read more...

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People with sleep apnea ‘more likely to develop aggressive heart disease’


December 1st, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a sleep disorder associated with obesity, have more non-calcified or "bad" plaque in their coronary arteries."Our ... Read more...

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Patient who underwent angioplasty at 94, steps into 100th year


November 25th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 25 (IANS) In a rare medical case, a heart patient from Mizoram who underwent stent angioplasty at the age of 94 - probably the oldest such patient in India - ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Iron in coronary artery plaque ‘a marker of heart attack risk’


November 16th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A new research has found that iron, derived from blood, is much more prevalent in the kind of plaque that is unstable and is more likely to promote ... Read more...

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A heart pill that halves risk of death


November 15th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 15 (IANS) A heart pill promises to nearly halve the risk of death and save tens of thousands of heart patients every year, researchers say.Costing just two pounds a day, ... Read more...

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Gary Coleman Death Ruled As An Accident


October 7th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 7, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): the death of 42-year-old actor Gary Coleman shocked the Hollywood film fraternity. The ‘Different Strokes’ star was dealing with a lot of ailments ... Read more...

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Noise at work more than doubles heart risk


October 6th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 6 (IANS) Working in a noisy environment like a factory more than doubles the risk of serious heart problems, a new study says.The risk increases fourfold in the under-50s, the ... Read more...

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Gene network behind hardening arteries identified


September 19th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 19 (IANS) A gene network behind the hardening of coronary arteries and heart disease has been identified by a team of scientists from Australia, Europe and Britain. Researchers from Australia's ... Read more...

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Maths helping re-design stents for better results


August 25th, 2010 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 25 (IANS) Stents are to angioplasty what blood is to life. Building better versions can ensure better results in cardiac diseases. Stents are tiny mesh tubes made from metal alloys ... Read more...

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Cholesterol levels in young adults predict future heart disease risk


August 3rd, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 3 (ANI): A 20-year study has found that young people with even modestly elevated cholesterol levels are more likely to develop coronary artery calcium and atherosclerosis later in life.The findings ... Read more...

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Anti cholesterol drug causes depression: Indian scientists


June 23rd, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
By K.S. Jayaraman Hyderabad, June 23 (IANS) Indian scientists have for the first time obtained evidence for the link between cholesterol-lowering drugs and depression in people taking these drugs to prevent heart attack. ... Read more...

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Genetic ‘chips’ to help identify genes, molecules behind CAD


June 14th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 14 (IANS) In an attempt to identify new genes and molecules responsible for coronary artery disease (CAD), researchers will use state-of-the-art genetic techniques to examine DNA from over 20,000 heart ... Read more...

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New hope for patients at high risk of recurrences of heart disease


May 21st, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Canadian researchers confirmed the potential of a medication to reduce inflammation in patients with atherosclerosis.The results of the clinical study, directed by Dr. Jean-Claude Tardif of the Montreal ... Read more...

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