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Beat the summer - sleep well, eat well for glowing skin


April 18th, 2012 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The summer may have been delayed in large parts of the country but is here finally and so are skin problems such as acne, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

I don’t believe in crash diets: Zarine Khan


September 29th, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Actress Zarine Khan, who once weighed 100 kg, shed her weight to make a mark in the entertainment industry but the "Character Dheela" girl doesn't ... Read more...

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Banning smoking in cars ‘only way to protect kids’


March 30th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 30 (ANI): A new study has shown that kids who get into a car more than an hour after a parent has put out a cigarette still face a threat ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Nuclear crisis worsens as radiation levels rise above normal in Tokyo


March 15th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar 15 (ANI): Japan's nuclear crisis has taken a turn for the worse with nuclear radiation being detected in Tokyo, which is 250 kilometres southwest of a Japanese quake-stricken atomic power ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Japanese PM urges residents near exploded Fukushima reactor to stay ‘indoors’


March 15th, 2011 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar 15 (ANI): Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan has urged citizens residing within 30 kilometres of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station to stay indoors after an explosion took place in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Explosion at Japan’s Fukushima reactor damages its crucial steel containment structure


March 15th, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
Tokyo, Mar 15 (ANI): One of the most seriously troubled reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station in Japan suffered a setback on Tuesday morning after an explosion took place in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pope encourages joining digital “network of relationships”


January 25th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Jan 25 (ANI): Pope has invited young people "to make good use of their presence in the digital world".In a message for "45th World Communications Day" posted on Holy See ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Don’t replace real friends with virtual ones, Pope tells youngsters


January 25th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 25 (ANI): In a message released on Monday ahead of the Vatican's 45th World Communications Day, Pope Benedict XVI gave his approval to social networking but urged youngsters not ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Skin cancer pill shrinks tumour in 80 percent cases


August 26th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) A pill that retards the spread of advanced skin cancer is showing "remarkable" results in early trials. The experimental drug helped shrink tumours in 80 percent of the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

US woman gives birth to twin sons weighing 10 pounds each


July 10th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 10 (ANI): A Cincinnati woman has given birth to twin sons, who weigh around 10 pounds each.Tamara Kankowski delivered Lucas, who weighed 10 pounds, 2 ounces and Dillon, who weighed ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Air pollution can stop woman getting pregnant through IVF


May 12th, 2010 - 5:01 am ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) Excessive exposure to air pollution might increase the chance of In-Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) failure, a new study has found. A team of fertility experts tested more than 7,000 ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Soy beans negatively affect sperm production


May 10th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 10 (ANI): Scientists in China have found that a naturally-occurring ingredient of soy beans, increasingly sold as substitutes for dairy-based food, interferes with a part of the male reproductive system ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Giotto Frescoes Reseen In Their Glory With UV Light


March 9th, 2010 - 8:55 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Florence, Mar 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Those who lament over paintings and frescoes in their possession losing color and detail owing to ravages of time need not lose their sleep anymore. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Kangaroo ‘dream cream’ may prevent skin cancer


November 30th, 2009 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, November 30 (ANI): Kangaroos may be the long awaited answer to preventing skin cancer.Researchers from Melbourne University, Dr Linda Feketeova and Dr Uta Wille, along with Austrian scientists from the University ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Lifestyle choices do affect cancer incidence and treatment


September 25th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 25 (ANI): Lifestyle choices do affect the incidence and treatment of cancer, according to a study.Published in the American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine (AJLM), the study looked at recent ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Novel drug raises hope for patients with advanced melanoma


June 2nd, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 2 (ANI): A drug that can treat the most deadly form of skin cancer in its most advanced, incurable stages has been created by scientists.According to early trial results, an ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Women under 30s warned against cancer caused by ‘Binge Tanning’


April 8th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 8 (ANI): "Binge tanning" and excessive sunbed use have made melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, the most common disease for women in their 20s, cautioned a charity.A survey ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Genetic mutation ‘triggers most melanoma’


April 7th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 7 (ANI): A team of British scientists has identified a genetic mutation that may trigger up to 70 percent of cases of the most deadly form of skin cancer - ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Adding vinegar may help toxic water to clean itself


March 4th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 4 (ANI): A team of engineers and environmental scientists at the University of Leeds, UK, are developing methods of helping contaminated water to clean itself by adding simple organic ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Excessive light can cause loss of vision


January 8th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 8 (IANS) Excessive exposure to light causes deterioration and loss of vision gradually over life, new research says."There are about 150 million light-sensitive cells - known as photoreceptors - in ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Scientists studying how asbestos fibres cause cancer


December 19th, 2008 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 19 (ANI): Ohio State University scientists claim that they are for the first time studying how an asbestos fibre triggers cancer in human cells. The researchers believe that their ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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