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Sunlight helps cut kids myopia risks by boosting dopamine levels


December 5th, 2007 - 1:09 pm ICT by admin
Sydney , Dec 5 (ANI): If your children cringe whenever they step out in the sun then its time to make them stand in the sun and tell them to keep their ... Read more...

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Brain abnormalities found in people who cant read fast


December 4th, 2007 - 3:21 pm ICT by admin
Washington, December 4 (ANI): A new study has revealed that some people who have problems reading quickly may be having abnormalities in the white matter of their brains, which consists mostly of ... Read more...

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Childhood SDB disproportionately affects obese, African-American kids


December 2nd, 2007 - 4:29 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), which can include various sleep behaviours ranging in severity from snoring to obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), disproportionately affects kids ... Read more...

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Astronomers solve cosmic puzzle behind formation of galaxies


November 30th, 2007 - 2:05 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Nov 30 (ANI):Astronomers have exposed a very violent and critical relationship between interstellar gas and dark matter when galaxies are born, thus solving an important cosmological puzzle. The new findings ... Read more...

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New drugs may hold hope for diseases of aging, including Type 2 Diabetes


November 29th, 2007 - 5:19 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 29(ANI): A pharmaceutical company has developed drugs that hold the potential of treating diseases of aging, including Type 2 Diabetes, by targeting SIRT1, a gene that controls the aging process.Sirtris ... Read more...

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Canines too are computer savvy


November 29th, 2007 - 1:59 pm ICT by admin
Washington, November 29 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Vienna in Austria have shown dogs possess the ability to classify complex colour photographs and place them into categories in the same manner ... Read more...

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PET imaging may enhance lung cancer diagnosis: Review


November 28th, 2007 - 4:28 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 28 (ANI): A new review has revealed that tumour imaging with positron emission tomography (PET) could improve the diagnosis and subsequent treatment of lung cancer patients.Conducted by the Lung Cancer ... Read more...

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Indian scientist sheds light on cancer cure


November 28th, 2007 - 2:00 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 28(ANI): Balveen Kaur, an Indian scientist has led a new research revealing that by blocking the growth of blood vessels in cancerous tumor the cancer-killing virus is given more time ... Read more...

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1 in 5 men think of their favourite sports team during sex!


November 27th, 2007 - 7:31 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 27 (ANI): A study has revealed that almost one in five men think of their favourite sports team during sex.The study has also shown that 23 per cent have stood ... Read more...

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Low levels of good cholesterol make stroke patients recovery harder


November 27th, 2007 - 1:08 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): A new study has revealed that lower levels of lipoproteins (HDL), otherwise known as good cholesterol and high levels of homocysteine, an amino acid acquired mostly from eating ... Read more...

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Suicide bombers are not psychologically unstable: Research


November 24th, 2007 - 2:09 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 24 (ANI): A University of Toronto team has conducted a research in order to identify what goes inside the mind of a suicide bomber and what prompts him or her ... Read more...

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Internet users give up privacy to trustworthy recipients


November 23rd, 2007 - 1:00 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): Internet users reveal more personal information online if they believe that they can trust the organisation that requests the information, says a new research.The project, Privacy and Self-Disclosure ... Read more...

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Chronic pain treatments costing Australia $34bn annually


November 19th, 2007 - 5:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): A charitable institution in Australia has called for a national action plan to combat the economic impacts of pain among people, following revelations that a massive annual cost ... Read more...

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Archaeologists confirm identity of oldest humans in China


November 19th, 2007 - 5:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): Archeologists have come to the conclusion that the two million years old human fossils, found in Wushan County, Chongging, belong to the earliest human species in China. The ... Read more...

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Cannabis may halt breast cancer spread


November 19th, 2007 - 4:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington, November 19 (ANI): Scientists at the California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute say that a compound found in cannabis may prove to be effective at helping stop the spread of breast ... Read more...

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Findings may open the door to new Alzheimers treatments


November 19th, 2007 - 2:13 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 19 (ANI): Researchers at New York University School of Medicine have discovered a novel way to prevent the build up of protein plaques implicated in Alzheimer's disease.For unidentified reasons a ... Read more...

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First ever-comprehensive report on college students health issues released


November 16th, 2007 - 6:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov16 (ANI):The first ever comprehensive report of the health of college students has been released by University of Minnesota , focussing on areas like mental health, obesity, financial and sexual health, ... Read more...

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Are Michelangelo’s works held in Britain copies?


November 14th, 2007 - 10:31 am ICT by admin
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Allergen immunotherapy has evolved as faster, safer, longer-lasting treatment


November 14th, 2007 - 10:29 am ICT by admin
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Women are not biologically built to be chatterboxes


November 14th, 2007 - 10:19 am ICT by admin
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Exceptions in shellfish prove theory for spread of life on Earth


November 14th, 2007 - 10:16 am ICT by admin
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Most adults want to be ‘married with kids’ not ’single and ready to mingle’


November 14th, 2007 - 8:33 am ICT by admin
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Chest pains, high blood pressure speed up memory loss in Alzheimer’s patients


November 14th, 2007 - 8:33 am ICT by admin
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Over-the-counter pain drugs may reduce Parkinson’s disease risk


November 14th, 2007 - 8:33 am ICT by admin
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Here’s why age itself is a risk factor for heart failure


November 14th, 2007 - 8:28 am ICT by admin
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Fears about gay, lesbian identities may lead to negative career attitudes


November 14th, 2007 - 8:24 am ICT by admin
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Master switch that regulates blood pressure identified


November 14th, 2007 - 8:18 am ICT by admin
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Chemical that triggers Parkinson’s disease identified


November 14th, 2007 - 8:08 am ICT by admin
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Nitrogen fertilizers actually deplete organic carbon content of soil


November 14th, 2007 - 3:05 am ICT by admin
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Social hierarchy in herd influences elephants’ movement during scarcity


November 14th, 2007 - 3:04 am ICT by admin
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Brain circuits that control hunger discovered


November 14th, 2007 - 3:03 am ICT by admin
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‘Smoking keeps you slim’ myth debunked by Oz scientists


November 14th, 2007 - 3:03 am ICT by admin
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The five year itch: Couples at peak divorce risk just before fifth anniversary


November 14th, 2007 - 3:00 am ICT by admin
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Scientists discover why Serengeti animals stick together


November 14th, 2007 - 2:56 am ICT by admin
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First evidence of human activity unearthed from Jerusalem’s Solomon Temple


November 14th, 2007 - 2:45 am ICT by admin
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