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Religious young adults ‘more likely to become obese by middle age’


March 25th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 25 (ANI): A new Northwestern Medicine study has found that young adults who frequently attend religious activities are 50 percent more likely to become obese by middle age than young ... Read more...

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Two polls suggest conservative Tea Party going mainstream


April 7th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Apr.7 (ANI): Two new polls suggest that the conservative `Tea Party' movement might be going mainstream.A Rasmussen poll released Monday found more Americans identify with the Tea Party groups than ... Read more...

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Men aged 60 have highest self esteem


April 4th, 2010 - 2:32 am ICT by IANS
London, April 4 (IANS) Married men who are approaching retirement have the highest self esteem, says a study. Researchers have found that confidence is lowest amongst young adults, but it increases with age ... Read more...

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Higher income, better health key to self-esteem


April 2nd, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 2 (IANS) Self-esteem rises steadily as people age but starts declining around retirement age, says a new study of men and women aged between 25 and 104 years. "Self-esteem is ... Read more...

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Self-esteem rises as people age but starts declining around retirement


April 2nd, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): Self-esteem declines sharply among older adults, while middle-aged are the most confident lot, concludes a new study.The longitudinal study of men and women ranging in age from 25 ... Read more...

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Flats for 43,000 low-income Mumbai families planned


June 2nd, 2009 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 2 (IANS) The city's development authorities and a leading realtor will construct a rental housing project for about 43,000 low-income families, it was announced Tuesday. The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development ... Read more...

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Unhappiness drives people to watch more TV


November 15th, 2008 - 12:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 15 (IANS) Unhappiness drives people to watch more TV, while their cheerful counterparts choose books and people for company. Maryland University (MU) researchers reported that spending time watching TV may ... Read more...

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Red wine can cut lung cancer risk


October 7th, 2008 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): Drinking a glass of red wine with dinner or adding some of the delicious drink to your food may be a good idea, for a new study ... Read more...

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Nearly 80 pct of late-talking toddlers catch up by age 7


August 24th, 2008 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 24 (ANI): Nearly 80 percent of children with language delays at age two catch up when they turn seven, according to a new study.In the study led by Mabel ... Read more...

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Daily glass of wine keeps liver fit as a fiddle


May 23rd, 2008 - 1:13 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 23 (IANS) Overturning conventional notions, new research shows how a daily glass of wine may not only be safe for the liver, but also protect it from non-alcoholic fatty liver ... Read more...

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Obesity linked to more complex urinary problems


May 18th, 2008 - 12:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Heres another reason why you should concentrate on loosing those extra pounds - urinary problems.A new study has revealed that people who are obese and lead unhealthy ... Read more...

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Unstable post-divorce family situations lower kids well being


May 8th, 2008 - 7:33 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 8 (ANI): Kids who live in unstable family situations after their parents divorced fare much worse later on in life on a variety of measures as compared to children ... Read more...

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Greater wealth linked to lower risk of stroke in 50 to 64 year olds


April 25th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 25 (ANI): Money can't buy you happiness, but it can surely protect you against stroke, according to a new study.In a study of more than 1,500 stroke patients, wealth ... Read more...

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Delhi, the best e-governed state in India: survey


March 22nd, 2008 - 12:03 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, March 22 (IANS) Delhi emerged as the best e-governed state in 2007, followed by Goa and Chhattisgarh, even as Karnataka and Gujarat plummeted in e-governance initiatives, a Dataquest-IDC e-Gov survey says. ... Read more...

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