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44 die due to cold weather in Mexico


February 20th, 2012 - 7:10 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 20 (IANS/EFE) The winter season and low temperatures in Mexico have led to the death of at least 44 people, the government said.The health secretariat said the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Blame constipation for bedwetting woes


January 30th, 2012 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 30 (IANS) Bedwetting isn't always due to problems with the bladder but constipation could be the culprit. This might necessitate a long, costly and difficult quest to cure ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Don’t go starving yourself: Lima


November 14th, 2011 - 3:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 14 (IANS) Brazilian model Adriana Lima, who previously said that she drinks only protein shakes for nine days before walking the ramp, has urged teenagers not to starve ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

New material can help extract ketchup easily


November 13th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 13 (IANS) A slippery material that causes water, oil and even jam to slide off easily could also help extract the last drops of ketchup out of its ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Ramdev to have lemon juice, but won’t end fast (Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Haridwar, June 9 (IANS) Yoga guru Baba Ramdev, who continued his fast against corruption for the sixth day Thursday, has agreed to take lemon juice and honey in the evening, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Ramdev may be force-fed


June 9th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Haridwar, June 9 (IANS) Baba Ramdev may be force-fed if his condition deteriorated further, doctors attending on him said Thursday, the sixth day of the yoga guru's fast."There are symptoms ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

New Colgate offering for instant relief from tooth-sensitivity


June 8th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) Colgate-Palmolive (India) Wednesday announced the launch of a toothpaste clinically proven to provide instant and long-lasting relief from tooth-sensitivity.Tooth-sensitivity is the condition of a short, sharp ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

‘Cot deaths’ linked to poor control of breathing and swallowing


April 1st, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 1 (ANI): Scientists from the Macquarie University in Sydney are one step closer to unearthing mysteries of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), also known as 'cot death'.They found that it ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mobile phones, picnics and music banned at London Olympics


March 18th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.18 (ANI): The London Organizing Committee of the Olympic Games (Locog), has said water bottles, mobile phones and sandwiches could be banned during the Olympics for security reasons.A Locog spokesman said: ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Oz firms develop first beer that can be consumed in space


March 1st, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 1 (ANI): Two companies in Australia have developed a beer that can be safely consumed in space.With space tourism preparing to take off as early as next year, Saber Astronautics ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

MRI scanner for wine could detect liquid explosives at airports


February 10th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Millions of air travellers who face restrictions in carrying liquids along with them are about to benefit from a device that was initially designed to scan the chemical ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bangladesh-origin Briton denies terrorism charges


November 30th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) A Bangladesh-born computer expert in Britain, alleged to have offered himself as a suicide bomber, appeared in court Tuesday and denied terrorism charges, a media report said.Rajib Karim, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

EU bans plastics chemical in babies’ bottles


November 26th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): A chemical called Bisphenol A (BPA), which is used in plastic baby bottles, has been banned by The European Commission.The commission said that the chemical could affect development ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Recall Alert: Johnson & Johnson Children’s Benadryl & Motrin!


November 24th, 2010 - 12:47 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Johnson and Johnson has taken yet another blow and likely lost the confidence of even more customers as another recall of over the counter medicine for children is ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Nearly 25pc of overweight women think they’re normal size: Study


November 23rd, 2010 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): Nearly 25 percent of overweight and 16 percent of normal weight women of reproductive-age misperceive their body weight, says a new study.The research from University of Texas Medical ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tylenol For Kids Makes A Comeback


November 20th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Johnson & Johnson which is known as one of the leading children's products maker worldwide is going through a rough phase in 2010. Many children's products ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

TSA scanners can reveal boob jobs, prosthetic testicles


November 20th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): If you thought airport scanners could detect only explosives or liquids, be prepared to be embarrassed.Dr. Kristin Byrne, a radiologist at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York ... Read more...

Posted in World |

John Travolta can’t wait to meet son


November 13th, 2010 - 6:44 am ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 13 (IANS) Actor John Travolta and wife Kelly Preston have begun the final countdown to the birth of their new baby, a boy they have already named Benjamin."I can't ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cats show how they drink milk elegantly


November 12th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 12 (IANS) Unlike dogs, who messily slurp water using their tongues as crude ladles, cats have evolved a sophisticated and super-efficient technique for sucking up liquids, say scientists.Researchers made the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Tips To Stay Healthy This Flu Season


November 8th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the flu season approaching, people all over the world have been scrambling the web to get details about how to stay healthy. According to ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Minister Commits Blunder By Carrying Liquids To Airport


November 8th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 8, 2010 (Pen Men At Work): Baroness Neville-Jones, the security minister of Britain suffered an embarrassing moment at the airport when she was asked to remove liquids that she was carrying ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Many airport security checks redundant: BA chairman


October 27th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 27 (IANS) The "excessive" security at airports that requires passengers to remove their shoes and have their laptops inspected are pointless, the chairman of British Airways has said.Martin Broughton, chairman ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Now, airport scanner can reveal what’s in your bottles


October 25th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 25 (ANI): Carrying your own drinks on board planes would be possible once again-thanks to a new airport scanner developed by British scientists that can differentiate between water and liquid ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Toddlers can reach kitchen countertop and risk getting burnt


October 4th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 4 (ANI): A new study has revealed that most toddlers can reach as high as a kitchen countertop, putting them at risk for severe burns from hot liquids.In the study ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New drug delivery patch to treat many more ailments sans painful pricks


September 2nd, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): Scientists at Purdue University have developed a new pump for microneedles drug delivery patch to deliver a wider range of medications than now possible with conventional patches."There are ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

BP begins ‘Static Kill,’ to permanently seal oil leak shaft


August 4th, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 4 (ANI): British Petroleum has begun pumping heavy drilling mud into its stricken well in the Gulf of Mexico, a procedure known as 'static kill', on Tuesday to permanently seal ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Zsa Zsa Requires A Feeding Tube To Swallow Properly


July 30th, 2010 - 7:29 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 30, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The Hollywood icon Zsa Zsa now has to survive by means of a feeding tube! The news saddened the hearts of millions who ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hollywood diva Zsa Zsa Gabor in critical condition, says husband


July 25th, 2010 - 6:56 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 25 (IANS) Hollywood diva Zsa Zsa Gabor is "doing a little better" but still in critical condition, her husband said Saturday. The 93-year-old Hungarian-born actress underwent a 3.5-hour hip replacement ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Indian-origin scientist’s creation is ‘perfect product for cleaning up oil spill’


June 19th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): A non-woven cotton carbon absorbent wipe created by an Indian-origin American scientist has successfully picked up oily paste in preliminary tests.Seshadri Ramkumar, associate professor of non-woven technologies, at ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New bacteria strain may help clean Gulf oil spill


June 12th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 12 (ANI): Researchers have discovered a new strain of bacteria that could help clean up the mess created by the Gulf oil spill.The strain can produce non-toxic, comparatively inexpensive "rhamnolipids," ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Consumer Reports Study Shows Protein Shakes Contain Dangerous Metals!


June 3rd, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For those who are looking to lose those unwanted pounds, need a boost of energy, wish to build their muscle mass, or are looking to remain healthy ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Next generation HazMat boots to be more comfy


May 28th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 28 (ANI): When responding to situations where hazardous materials (HazMat) are present, the rubber boots that emergency personnel wear may be functional, but they're not very comfortable, Now, a new ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

BP Devises ‘Top Kill’ To Curb The Oil Leak


May 25th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 25, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Oil giant, British Petroleum (BP), is preparing itself for an immense endeavor to stop the oil leak in the Gulf Of Mexico that possesses the ... Read more...

Posted in Business, Environment |

Parents play vital role in maintaining child’s oral health


May 18th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 18 (ANI): A study has shown that parents play a vital role in maintaining a child's overall health, and that educating mothers and families on oral health can help prevent ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bronze-era Buddhist sites discovered in Swat


March 10th, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar.10 (ANI): An Italian archaeological mission in Pakistan has discovered a large number of Buddhist sites and rock shelters in Kandak and Kota valleys of Barikot in the Swat Valley linked ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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