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Music therapy ease pain in muscles, joints


May 27th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 27 (IANS) Music therapy combined with other relaxation techniques based on guided imagery, reduces pain, depression and anxiety and improves sleep in fibromyalgia, a condition that causes pain, ... Read more...

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Western diet makes sepsis worse


October 19th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 19 (ANI): An experimental study in mice has shown has shown that high fat diets cause a dramatic immune system overreaction to sepsis-a condition of systemic bacterial infection.The study has ... Read more...

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Father’s incarceration raises chances kids will use drugs


September 29th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 29 (ANI): A new study has suggested that father's incarceration is linked with substantially elevated risks for illegal drug use in adolescence and early adulthood.Researchers from Bowling Green State University ... Read more...

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Why Americans think Obama is a Muslim


September 1st, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 1 (ANI): In a first-of-its kind study, a psychologist has explained why Americans believe President Barack Obama is a Muslim.The research by Spee Kosloff and colleagues suggests people are ... Read more...

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Use of local anaesthetics can benefit inflammatory bowel disease sufferers


July 8th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): Local anaesthetics are likely to have potential therapeutic effects on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), according to a new study.Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a disease of the gastrointestinal ... Read more...

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Local anaesthetics may help in treatment of inflammatory bowel disease


June 3rd, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): Local anaesthetics might have potential therapeutic effects on inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), suggests a new study.IBD is a disease of the gastrointestinal tract, mainly the intestines that may ... Read more...

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Better synchronization helps fish when under predator threat


May 26th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 26 (ANI): A new research headed by scientists at the University of York has revealed that fish alter their movements when under threat from predators to help them to blend ... Read more...

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Leaf beetles reveal that environment plays major role in formation of new species


October 31st, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 31 (ANI): In a new research, tiny leaf beetles that flit among the maple and willow trees have just provided some of the clearest evidence yet that environmental factors play ... Read more...

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Scientists erase bad memories from brain


March 12th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 12 (IANS) It may soon be possible to erase bad memories from the human brain. Canadian scientists at the University of Toronto and the local Hospital for Sick Children have found ... Read more...

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Retinal transplant shows promise for improved vision


July 13th, 2008 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 13 (ANI): There''s finally some hope for all those worried by the aging eyes and degenerated vision. Researchers in the US have been successful in carrying out retinal transplants ... Read more...

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Smoking cannabis in pregnancy ‘can harm foetal brain’


June 17th, 2008 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London , June 17 (ANI): Women who smoke cannabis during pregnancy may be putting their developing foetus in danger, revealed an experimental study involving mice.The study conducted by the research team ... Read more...

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Diet before pregnancy may determine babys gender


June 9th, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington June 9 (ANI): Diet prior to pregnancy may determine the gender of the offspring, a new study has found.The study, on sheep, led by R Michael Roberts from the Division ... Read more...

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Molecule that can shut down a cancer-promoting enzyme identified


April 19th, 2008 - 5:25 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 19 (ANI): Scientists at Fox Chase Cancer Center have come up with a way to clamp down on a cancer promoting enzyme called the p21-activated kinase 1 (PAK1). The ... Read more...

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Experiment verifies feasibility of quantum channel between space and Earth


March 29th, 2008 - 2:42 pm ICT by admin
London, March 29 (ANI): Scientists have performed an experiment to verify the feasibility of a quantum channel between space and Earth.According to a report in the New Journal of Physics, ... Read more...

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