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Cells coordinate to promote exercise

September 20th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 20 (IANS) Thanks to chatting among divergent cell types, exercise strengthens bones, reduces belly fat and staves off diabetes by improving insulin sensitivity, says a new research.The study ... Read more...

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Higher brain rhythm linked to increased sleep fragility

March 4th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): A new study has found that a brain rhythm signifies an individual's vulnerability to disturbance by the outside world while asleep.The team from the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) ... Read more...

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Looking at flip side can abort temptations

December 15th, 2009 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 15 (IANS) Your ability to resist a tempting cookie depends on how you perceive it as a threat, says a new research. Study authors Ying Zhang, Szu-Chi Huang and Susan M. ... Read more...

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Key to resist sweet temptation - exaggerate the threat

December 15th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): Can't resist those tempting cookies? Well, that means you don't consider those sweet temptations as big a threat as you should be, according to a new study.Researchers ... Read more...

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Type 1 diabetes may be the outcome of good genes behaving badly

September 20th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 20 (ANI): Researchers from Stanford University have revealed that type 1 diabetes may not be due to bad genes but rather to good genes behaving badly.Previous studies in identical ... Read more...

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E. coli can learn to anticipate changes in their surroundings

May 9th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by admin
London, May 9 (ANI): Scientists have shown that bacteria possess the ability to learn to anticipate change of conditions in the stomach.Saeed Tavazoie of Princeton University in New Jersey says ... Read more...

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