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Smoking ban leads to major decrease in maternal smoking, pre-term births


November 11th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): A new study revealed that strong smoke-free policies can improve foetal outcomes by significantly reducing the prevalence of maternal smoking.Researchers from the University of Colorado School of ... Read more...

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‘Temperature table’ could prevent heat-induced death of kids locked in cars


June 30th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): A research team has developed an easy-to-use table of vehicle temperature changes that caution people about deadly consequences of vehicle-related hyperthermia in children.Researchers at the University of Georgia ... Read more...

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MJ’s kids face custody row after granny falls ill


June 13th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 13 (ANI): Legendary popstar Michael Jackson's three kids are facing a new custody battle as grandmother Katherine is facing severe health issues.Katherine was hospitalized after falling down stairs at ... Read more...

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‘Safe’ cocaine a myth: Brit experts


January 13th, 2010 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): British experts have warned that the belief in cocaine being a 'safe party drug' is nothing but a myth, as a study has shown that the drug is ... Read more...

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Cancer treatment revolution soon


October 4th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 4 (ANI): In the near future, cancer treatment will be dramatically transformed, Britain's leading cancer scientist will announce this week.On Wednesday, Sir David Lane, chief scientist at Cancer Research UK, ... Read more...

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Low cholesterol can increase risk to cancer: Study


August 6th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Boston (Massachusetts, US), Aug.6 (ANI): A new study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology has revealed that driving down cholesterol levels actually increases the risk of cancer.Tufts University ... Read more...

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Divorce deadly for kids: Study


April 8th, 2009 - 10:26 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 8 (IANS) Divorce always plays havoc with children's education and its emotional impact on younger children far worse than that on older children, says new research. A study by two Canadian ... Read more...

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Pollution could kill as many people as climate change in the coming years


December 6th, 2008 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 6 (ANI): New scientific evidence has emerged that has shown pollution is a bigger problem in terms of human health than previously thought, and can kill as many people ... Read more...

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Faces reveal physical strength, fighting prowess


October 23rd, 2008 - 1:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 23 (IANS) Misjudging physical strength of a would-be opponent might have potentially deadly consequences - at least for our ancestors.A study conducted by University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) scientists ... Read more...

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Over-clothing babies raises crib death risks


June 1st, 2008 - 10:24 am ICT by admin
Toronto, June 1 (IANS) Canadian researchers have found that smoking during pregnancy increases dangers of an infant dying of sudden death infant syndrome (SIDS). In their landmark study, researchers at the University ... Read more...

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Canada assures India it will not tolerate Khalistanis


March 12th, 2008 - 11:16 am ICT by admin
Toronto, March 12 (IANS) In its first reaction to Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's concern about the revival of pro-Khalistan activities in Canada, Ottawa said it would not allow Sikh militants to ... Read more...

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Bushs budget for 2009 could spell disaster for AIDS research in US


February 5th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): President George Bushs proposed budget for the fiscal year 2009, if enacted, could spell disaster for the effort to respond to the HIV /AIDS epidemic in the United ... Read more...

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Energy drink ‘cocktails’ double injury risk


November 14th, 2007 - 8:28 am ICT by admin
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