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Achievers with cerebral palsy felicitated in Mumbai


September 4th, 2012 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) On the first World Cerebral Palsy Day, 16 individuals were Tuesday presented excellence awards for their contributions in various fields in a function organised by an ... Read more...

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A third of UK teens don’t consider credit cards as real spending


March 3rd, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 3 (ANI): A third of teenagers in the UK do not consider credit card as real spending at all, according to a new study.The joint research by a high street ... Read more...

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Irregular medication use increases seniors’ chances of falling


May 20th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 20 (ANI): A new study says that older adults increase their chances of falling by not taking their medications as directed.This new finding comes from a recent study of ... Read more...

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Dancing improves seniors’ gait, balance


April 17th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): Participation in dance-based therapy can improve balance and gait in older adults, researchers have found.And improved functionality among seniors can decrease their risk of falling and reduce costly ... Read more...

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Chronic pain ‘increases risk of falls in older adults’


November 25th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 25 (ANI): Chronic pain can be more dangerous than previously thought, according to a new study.Researchers from the Division of Primary Care at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) have ... Read more...

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Nutritional supplements, moderate exercises combo can help elderly stay fit for long


September 12th, 2008 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 12 (ANI): Older people can easily maintain an active lifestyle for a long time all they need to do is a carefully framed combination of moderate exercises and eat ... Read more...

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ADHD drug may help cut fall risks in elderly


July 29th, 2008 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 29 (ANI): Old age is not just welcomes body aches and pains, it also brings along an increased risk of falling. Now, a group of researchers have come with ... Read more...

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Nicotine-based drugs ”may help treat dementia”


July 14th, 2008 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 14 (ANI): Nicotine has toxic effects and carries a strong risk of addiction, but now scientists at King''s College London have found that it may hold the key to ... Read more...

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1 in 4 Aussies suffers from erectile dysfunction: Survey


December 22nd, 2007 - 11:21 am ICT by admin
Melbourne, Dec 22 (ANI): A survey has found that more than a quarter of Australian men have problems maintaining an erection.Erectile dysfunction is the most prevalent disorder in older men, and it ... Read more...

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