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Weightlifting cuts lymphedema risk following breast cancer treatment


December 9th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): A new research has revealed that weightlifting may play a key role in the prevention of the painful limb-swelling condition lymphedema following breast cancer treatment."Lymphedema is a dreaded, ... Read more...

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Interactive video games likely to cause broad range of injuries


October 4th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 4 (ANI): While relatively new, interactive gaming devices are gaining popularity, they are likely cause a broad range of injuries, from abrasions and sprains to shoulder, ankle and foot injuries, ... Read more...

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Interactive video games can cause injuries


October 4th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 4 (IANS) Interactive gaming devices can cause injuries ranging from abrasions and sprains to shoulder, ankle and foot injuries."This study details the different injuries sustained while participating in interactive ... Read more...

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Supportive community programs can prevent weight-gain in women


July 14th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): Women who attend programmes with about healthy eating are less likely to gain weight and become more physically active than women who receive a one-off information session on ... Read more...

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Today is Free Slurpee Day


July 11th, 2010 - 10:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Dallas, July 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today is the 83rd birth anniversary of 7-Eleven. And as per tradition the convenience stores are going to celebrate the anniversary by giving away a free ... Read more...

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Aerobic exercise beneficial for rheumatoid arthritis patients


June 25th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 25 (ANI): Cardio-respiratory aerobic exercise is safe for patients with stable rheumatoid arthritis (RA), suggest researchers in France.The team from the University of Grenoble Medical School in France found that ... Read more...

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Spray helps them last six times longer in bed


June 1st, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 1 (IANS) Patients of premature ejaculation (PE), treated with PSD502, a metered dose spray five minutes before sex, could perform 5.5 times longer than those who used a placebo spray. The ... Read more...

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New mums can beat the blues with exercise


April 2nd, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 2 (IANS) New mums can beat the blues and increase their well-being with exercise, says a new study. In a first study of its kind, 161 postnatal women with no previous ... Read more...

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Using home cervical cancer testing kits can increase diagnosis


March 12th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 12 (ANI): A new research has suggested that more high risk cases of human papilloma virus (HPV) could be detected by offering home testing kits to women who do not ... Read more...

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Aerobics can keep brain healthy even among the old


June 30th, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 30 (IANS) Elderly people who are active show better cerebral health than those who are inactive, says the latest study. Researchers led by Elizabeth Bullitt, neurosurgeon at the University of North ... Read more...

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Intervention ‘effective in treating patients with pain, depression’


May 27th, 2009 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 27 (ANI): An intervention including individually tailored antidepressant therapy and a pain self-management program could benefit those suffering from pain and depression, a new study has suggested.Kurt Kroenke, M.D., of ... Read more...

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Drinkers don’t remember that their minds wander


May 6th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 06 (ANI): A moderate dose of alcohol increases a person's mind wandering, while at the same time reducing the likelihood of noticing that one's mind has wandered, according to a ... Read more...

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Nicotine gum effective for smoking reduction


January 7th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 7 (ANI): Smokers who are trying to gradually kick the butt can effectively to so with the help of nicotine gum, according a new study.Nicotine gum has been in ... Read more...

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Can fish oil replace statins in lowering cholesterol?


July 10th, 2008 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 10 (IANS) With 40 percent of heart patients who take cholesterol-lowering statins stopping the drug in less than a year, doctors have been on the lookout for an alternative. And ... Read more...

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Fish oil and red yeast rice help lower bad blood cholesterol


July 9th, 2008 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): Researchers from University of Pennsylvania Health System have revealed that fish oil and yeast rice supplements can effectively lower bad cholesterol levels, thus proving a better treatment ... Read more...

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Low-vision therapy may improve visual function in macular disease


May 13th, 2008 - 1:46 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine have shown that a low-vision therapy program that includes a home visit, counselling, assistive devices such ... Read more...

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Even minor plaque build-up in artery quadruples stroke, heart attack risk


March 20th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 20 (ANI): A new study has revealed that Hispanics who have even a small amount of plaque build-up in the neck artery that supplies blood to the brain are ... Read more...

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The not-so-good part of a ‘good idea’


February 20th, 2008 - 3:34 pm ICT by admin
New York, Feb 20 (IANS) It is probably not such a good idea to freely share a "good idea", a new study has found. Researchers at Indiana University contend that when information ... Read more...

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Just 10 minutes of talking may help improve memory and intellect


November 14th, 2007 - 3:03 am ICT by admin
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