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Older smokers at risk of impaired memory


February 10th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 10 (IANS) Older smokers are likely to damage their grey matter and lose cognitive functions at a greater rate than non-smokers. Cognitive functions involve thought, memory and information processes enabling ... Read more...

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Aligarh to impose ’steep’ fine on rickshaw users


December 14th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 14 (IANS) Residents of Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh district who remain seated on a cycle-rickshaw while going up a steep incline will now be fined Rs.500, an official said Tuesday."I ... Read more...

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Fluoridated toothpaste best for usage by children


January 21st, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): Studies have found that using toothpastes that contain fluoride with a minimum concentration of 1,000 parts per million can help in preventing tooth decay in children.But a second ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Russell Crowe’s dangerous weight gain


May 27th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 27 (ANI): Hollywood actor Russell Crowe has revealed that he dangerously gained weight after filming his flick 'Body Of Lies', which even made it difficult for him to get ... Read more...

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Red wine fends off ravages of ageing


July 4th, 2008 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 4 (IANS) Large doses of a compound in red wine can ward off multiple ravages of age as trials with midlife mice have found, according to a new study. However, ... Read more...

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Red wine compound has many health benefits, but doesnt boost longevity


July 4th, 2008 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 4 (ANI): A compound in red wine may ward off many of the signs of ageing, including cardiovascular disease, cataracts and decreased bone density, but does not seem to ... Read more...

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Red wine compound wards off ageing signs


July 4th, 2008 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 4 (ANI): A compound in red wine may ward off many of the signs of ageing, including cardiovascular disease, cataracts and decreased bone density, according to a new study ... Read more...

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