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Colorado dentist put thousands at HIV risk by reusing needles


July 17th, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Colorado, July 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Several thousands of people have been exposed to the risk of HIV infection following what authorities describe as "unsafe practices" by a dentist. The Colorado Department of ... Read more...

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Scientists find new way to ’starve’ cancer cells


April 5th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new treatment for cancer which rather than attacking tumours directly, prevents the growth of new blood vessels in tumours, starving them of oxygen and ... Read more...

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Chinese 3-year-old toddler weighs 132 pounds


March 29th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Mar 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Doctors in China are shocked by the rate at which a 3-year-old baby is gaining weight. Lu Hao was not born with an abnormal weight and that ... Read more...

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Cell population responsible for body’s immune response identified


March 7th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 07 (ANI): The key immune cell population responsible for regulating the body's immune response has been identified.The finding by the scientists from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute could have ... Read more...

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Study identifies key mechanisms in geographic atrophy


February 7th, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 7 (ANI): A new study from researchers of the University of Kentucky has discovered a molecular mechanism implicated in geographic atrophy, the major cause of untreatable blindness in the industrialized ... Read more...

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Police Officer Shot Near El Camino Real High School


January 20th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chaos took the upper hand on Wednesday morning near the area around El Camino High School in Woodland thereby disrupting the normalcy of livelihood. According to ... Read more...

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Now, say JWOWW and get a discount on boob job


December 17th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): 'Jersey Shore' star JWOWW a.k.a. Jenni Farley has offered a discount on any sort of cosmetic procedure to people who mention her name.JWOWW, 24, took to her ... Read more...

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Scientists discover new parrot on the edge of extinction


November 24th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): A new, critically endangered species of ground parrot in Western Australia has been identified by a team of Australian researchers involving DNA experts from the University of Adelaide.The ... Read more...

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Early wrinkles no sign of an early death


November 16th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A new research has indicated that looking old does not necessarily point to poor health.The research found that a person needed to look at least 10 years older ... Read more...

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Looking older than your age doesn’t imply poor health: Study


November 6th, 2010 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 06 (ANI): A research has indicated that looking older does not necessarily point to poor health.The research found that a person needed to look at least 10 years older ... Read more...

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Study: Bitter receptors in lungs may be a boon for asthma patients


October 26th, 2010 - 1:58 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Maryland, Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new research by researchers from the University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in Baltimore has revealed that the human lungs and airways also contain bitter receptors.The ... Read more...

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Brit university doc slept with ‘vulnerable’ patients, making one pregnant


September 29th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 29 (ANI): A British university doctor has been suspended from medical practice after he slept with two "vulnerable" patients and got one of them pregnant.Student medical officer Dr Stephen Carr-Bains, ... Read more...

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Surgery effective for aggressive prostate cancer patients


September 28th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 28 (ANI): Surgery provides high survival rates for patients with aggressive prostate cancer, found a new study.The study is one of the first to focus exclusively on the outcomes after ... Read more...

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Why some plants flower in spring while others in summer


June 30th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): Scientists have found out that why some plants flower in spring/autumn and some in summer.A team of researchers from Warwick have isolated a gene responsible for regulating the ... Read more...

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Statins ‘may prevent re-growth of prostate cancer’


June 28th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 28 (ANI): Cholesterol-lowering drugs or statins might help in preventing the return of prostate cancer in men who undertake surgery for the disease, new study has revealed.A study suggests that ... Read more...

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Same types of cell respond differently to stimulus


June 28th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 28 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that all cells do not respond similarly to stimulus, as was previously thought.With the help of a new technology that allows scientists to ... Read more...

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Kansas Doctor and His Wife Convicted in ‘Pill Mill’ Conspiracy


June 25th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A physician and his wife have been found guilty of conspiracy and illegal prescription charges in Kansas which contributed to 68 patients suffering death by overdose when they ... Read more...

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Doctor and his wife found guilty on conspiracy and illegal prescription charges


June 25th, 2010 - 8:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Wichita, Jun 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dr. Stephen Schneider and his wife, Linda Schneider have been found guilty of conspiracy and illegal drug prescription charges. Their prescriptions contributed to the death of 68 ... Read more...

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Even apes can’t ‘ape’ the human bite


June 22nd, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 22 (ANI): The human bite is stronger than that of a typical ape, proving that our skull is quite strong despite its wimpish appearance, according to a new Australian research.The ... Read more...

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Kansas doctor tied to 68 deaths takes witness stand


June 16th, 2010 - 8:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kansas, Jun 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dr. Stephen Schneider, who has been accused of causing the death of 68 patients has taken the witness stand in his trial. Dr. Schneider and his wife ... Read more...

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US Federal Prosecutor Accuses Kansas Doctor Of Having Overlooked Deadly Practices That Led To 68 Deaths


June 16th, 2010 - 7:30 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): On Tuesday, an American federal prosecutor lambasted the owners of a Kansas health center, associated with 68 demises, as ‘Burger King for pain pill ... Read more...

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Seals’ bodies switch fuel usage as they begin diving


June 6th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 6 (ANI): The Weddell seal's body switches fuel usage as the animal turns into a diver from a non-diving pup, a new American research shows.The study, conducted by Baylor ... Read more...

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Coopers Beach Tops The List Of Top Ten Beaches in The United States


May 31st, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 31, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Coopers Beach in Southampton, New York, occupies the initial rank in the 20th Annual Top 10 Beaches’ ranking generated by coastal expert, Dr. Stephen ... Read more...

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Kansas doctor admits that he knew that patients overdosed


May 28th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Wichita, May 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dr. Stephen Schneider has admitted that he knew some of his patients died of drug overdose. Dr. Schneider who is accused of prescribing drugs that has ... Read more...

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Kansas Doctor Commences To Defend Himself In The Overdose-Related Death Trial


May 28th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 28, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Yesterday, a Kansas doctor, Stephen Schneider, commenced the process of defending himself in a court of law against grave accusations that he and his ... Read more...

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Kansas Doctor Accused Of Killing Patients With Drug Overdose


May 28th, 2010 - 7:01 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Wichita, Kansas, May 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A doctor from Kansas has defended himself in court against the charges that have been levied against him, saying that he had never done ... Read more...

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Swarming ’swells’ brains of desert locusts


May 26th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 26 (ANI): Scientists in Cambridge have discovered that the locust swarm has extraordinary effects on the insect's brains.Although desert locusts are infamous for their swarming behaviour - when they migrate ... Read more...

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Nicotine increases memory function


May 8th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 8 (ANI): It is already known that nicotine enhances our ability to think, perform and take tests. Now, according to scientists, it increases our memory function, too.Up to now, results ... Read more...

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Atkins diet gets healthier, more effective makeover


March 23rd, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 23 (ANI): A new cookbook is reintroducing the Atkins diet in a way that allows dieters to eat more vegetables than ever."The New Atkins for a New You: ... Read more...

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Trend towards earlier springs and summers accelerating


February 9th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): A new study has indicated that the recent trend towards earlier UK springs and summers has been accelerating.The collaborative study, involving scientists from 12 UK research institutions, universities ... Read more...

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‘America’s most expensive New Year’s package’ includes boob job!


December 31st, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 31 (ANI): A New York based plastic surgeon is offering what he has dubbed America's most expensive New Year's package, which includes a new pair of breasts.For 100,000 dollars, Park ... Read more...

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Molecular link bridging two inherited disorders found


December 25th, 2009 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 25 (ANI): A new research has found a molecular link which ties two rare inherited disorders - Fanconi Anemia (FA) and Bloom's Syndrome (BS).The study, which also explains why these ... Read more...

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1 out of 4 breast cancers ‘not life threatening’, says Oz study


November 11th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 11 (ANI): A new Australian study has suggested that almost one in four invasive breast cancers in women of ages between 50 to 69 years is not fatal.The research has ... Read more...

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Fig wasps transporting pollen 10 times further than any other insect


November 10th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 10 (ANI): A research from scientists at the University of Leeds, UK, has found that the tiny fig wasps that pollinate fig trees can travel over 160km in less than ... Read more...

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Longer toes, shorter legs make sprinters super speedy


October 30th, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): Scientists at Pennsylvania State University have found that having longer toes and shorter legs boosts the chances of being a fast runner.During the study, the researchers found ... Read more...

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