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Pregnant mum’s high-fat diet ‘bad for baby’s heart’


July 7th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): A pregnant mother's diet could be inadvertently putting the health of her offspring at risk through her genes, says a new study.Researchers at the Wellcome Trust Centre for ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Babies born a week earlier at higher autism risk


June 10th, 2010 - 1:59 am ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) Babies born a week earlier are at a greater risk of developing health problems such as autism and deafness, a new study has revealed. The findings suggest that babies ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Vitamin-D supplements benefit diabetic Indian women


December 2nd, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 2 (IANS) Women from India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka with insulin resistance showed marked improvement after taking vitamin D supplements, says a study. Von Hurst, nutrition lecturer at the Institute of ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Haryana to set up 1,500 skill development centres


November 1st, 2009 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Nov 1 (IANS) The Haryana government Sunday announced it will set up skill development centres to impart training to nearly 100,000 youth in the state. This was disclosed by Haryana Chief ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Job loss can really make you sick


May 9th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 9 (ANI): Losing a job can lead not just to financial hardships but could also increase the risk of developing health problems such as high blood pressure and heart attacks, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New model to help scientists predict hot spots for mercury in fish


December 2nd, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): Scientists have developed a model that will help scientists and regulators around the country predict which areas are likely to have fish with high mercury levels.Mercury levels ... Read more...

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Moon dust may make breathing for astronauts difficult


July 15th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 15 (ANI): Researchers from the United States have warned that inhaling fine-grained dust that covers the moon might make it difficult for the astronauts to breathe on its surface.In ... Read more...

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