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Keep toddlers away from TV to make them smarter

May 8th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 8 (IANS) Want your kids to be smarter and thinner? Just keep them away from the TV set when they are toddlers. A study from child experts at the Universite ... Read more...

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Watching TV ‘makes toddlers fatter and stupider’

May 3rd, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): Watching television makes kids less intelligent and more likely to put on weight, according to a new research.In the study, scientists found that the more television children watched ... Read more...

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Why autistic people avoid hugs

February 12th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): A defect in the brain explains why many people with autism recoil from hugs and physical touch - even from their parents, new research has shown.The problem affects ... Read more...

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Morbidly obese are missing genes

February 4th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): A small number of extremely overweight people may be missing a section of their DNA, according to a new study.Researchers from Imperial College London and ten other European ... Read more...

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Over 300,000 Bihar government employees to lose pay over strike

February 28th, 2009 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 28 (IANS) More than 300,000 Bihar government employees who had struck work for 33 days will not receive their salaries for this period as the state government has taken a ... Read more...

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Patna High Court order ends month long strike in Bihar

February 9th, 2009 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 9 (IANS) A 33-day-old indefinite strike by over 300,000 Bihar government employees ended Monday evening following a Patna High Court order.The end of the strike came as a big relief ... Read more...

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Scientists uncover compound that frees trapped cholesterol

January 27th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 27 (ANI): Scientists at UT Southwestern Medical Center have identified a compound that can free cholesterol that has inappropriately accumulated to excessive levels inside cells. The researchers say that ... Read more...

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Depressed mums-to-be risk babies with delayed development

June 27th, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 27 (ANI): Babies born to mothers who suffered from depression during pregnancy are more likely to experience significant delays in their development than their peers, suggests a new study.Postnatal ... Read more...

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