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‘Diabetes can be found out through hair test first’


September 6th, 2012 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) Trichologist Akshay Batra says that hair is one of the prime source to detect many diseases."Hair has a significant medical content. By looking at ... Read more...

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Fear of bad breath haunting millions of Indians


February 29th, 2012 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 29 (IANS) Bad breath is a problem which leads to low self esteem, but what could be worse is the halitophobia, or the fear of bad breath, ... Read more...

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Pakistani TB patients tell a different story - through photos


January 17th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 17 (IANS) A caged parrot, a flock of pigeons about to take off, a young girl with bright eyes and a ladder that signifies the resolve to stand ... Read more...

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Low self-esteem makes you enjoy misfortune of others


December 13th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 13 (IANS) Blame your low self-esteem for gloating when someone slips and falls or spills coffee down his or her shirt, suggest scientists from Leiden University in the ... Read more...

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Food in small packets make people eat more


October 28th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 28 (IANS) People tend to eat more of a particular food item when it comes in small packs rather than regular sizes, especially when it comes to chocolates ... Read more...

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X Factor: Top 32 & Judges’ Assignments Revealed!


October 7th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Last night was day two of 'The X Factor Boot Camp'. By the end of the night, only thirty two of the original one hundred and sixty plus ... Read more...

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Slogging helps kids resolve reading, writing problems


October 5th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 5 (IANS) Slogging helps children resolve reading and writing problems better than the traditional tuition offered by schools, a new study shows.The study trained, by educationists from the ... Read more...

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Jane Fonda was once not happy with her body


August 10th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jane Fonda has admitted that she was affected negatively when she overheard her father criticize her body. The actress said she developed low self esteem following ... Read more...

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Beware - eating disorders might hasten death


July 14th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Don't take eating disorders like anorexia or bulimia lightly, they could bring on premature death, says a new research.Anorexia is characterized by refusal to maintain a ... Read more...

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Divorced couples’ kids lag in math, social skills


June 2nd, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 2 (IANS) Children whose parents get divorced often fall behind their peers - and don't catch up - when it comes to math and interpersonal social skills. The ... Read more...

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Clothiers turning young girls into sex objects


May 12th, 2011 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 11 (IANS) Are clothiers turning young girls into sex objects? According to a new study, up to 30 percent of young girls' clothing available online in the US ... Read more...

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Madonna’s ‘I feel fat’ confession shocks Met Gala guests


May 4th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Pop queen Madonna recently shocked guests at the prestigious Met Gala Benefit in New York when she confessed that she felt 'fat' in her red carpet gown.The ... Read more...

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Young in India dieting, fasting to look good: Study


April 29th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Children as young as 12 are using diet pills, fat burners and are resorting to fasting and self-induced vomiting in a bid to stay fit ... Read more...

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World record holding plastic surgery star now votes for ‘natural look’


April 23rd, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 23 (ANI): Singer Cindy Jackson, who made it to the Guinness World record book for having had more cosmetic surgery procedures than anyone else in the world, is aiming ... Read more...

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It’s tough for teenaged girls to live in Britain: Study


April 17th, 2011 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 17 (IANS) Teenaged girls in Britain seem to be putting up with quite a challenging time than their mothers probably did. A new study suggests that twice as ... Read more...

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US sumo wrestler aims to become heaviest person ever to run marathon


March 19th, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
London, March 19 (ANI): A 29-stone sumo wrestler from the US is aiming to become the heaviest person ever to run a marathon this weekend.Kelly Gneiting, a hospital statistician and sumo wrestler ... Read more...

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Don’t reward your kids with sweets


March 1st, 2011 - 8:39 am ICT by IANS
London, March 1 (IANS) Parents who give sweets or snacks to their children as a reward for good behaviour could set them up for a life of obesity problems.The widely-used tactic can ... Read more...

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Appeasing kids with food could lead to bad diet in adulthood: Study


February 28th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 28 (ANI): A study has revealed that parents who give their children food to quieten them down could be setting them up for a lifetime of weight problems.The research conducted ... Read more...

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‘Pamper parties’ sexualizing gs as young as 3 in UK!


February 26th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 26 (ANI): Girls as young as three are undergoing beauty treatments like facials, manicures to eyebrow shaping, body glitter and temporary tattoos in the UK, it has emerged.The Daily Mail ... Read more...

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People with low self-esteem ‘more likely to be biased’


February 24th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): A new study has explained why people are more likely to show bias against people who are different, when they are feeling badly about themselves."This is one of ... Read more...

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People with low self esteem more prejudiced


February 24th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 24 (IANS) When people feel badly about themselves, they're more likely to show bias against people who are different, research shows. Says Jeffrey Sherman of the University of California-Davis: "When ... Read more...

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Almost a third of Brit women aged over 18 have taken antidepressants


January 11th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that almost a third of Brit women aged over 18 have taken antidepressants.The survey of more than 2,000 girls and women in England ... Read more...

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Halle Berry struggles with low self esteem


December 29th, 2010 - 9:04 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 29 (IANS) Actress Halle Berry says she has been fighting a life-long battle with low self esteem.The Oscar winner admits she isn't confident about herself."I think I've spent my adult ... Read more...

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How to run snitches inside a terrorist group


December 26th, 2010 - 11:35 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 26 (ANI): What's the best way to penetrate a terrorist organisation? Think as they do - pick out the outcasts and prey on their anxieties.The Naval Criminal Investigative Service created ... Read more...

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Halle Berry opens up about her childhood trauma


December 25th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 25 (ANI): In an interview, Halle Berry has made a startling admission about her childhood.The actress bared her early days trauma on CNN's Alina Cho as part of her ... Read more...

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Teenage girls downplay intelligence and kindness online


November 27th, 2010 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): A new survey has shown that teenage girls present a different image to the world online than they do in person.The survey of more than 1,000 girls ... Read more...

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‘Heidi Klum factor’ pushing normal mums to lose weight post-pregnancy


November 15th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 15(ANI): Celebrity mums like Heidi Klum, who get back in shape just after weeks of giving birth are putting too much pressure on new mothers, a poll has found.Six ... Read more...

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Miranda Kerr on her clean and healthy lifestyle


November 14th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 14 (ANI): Miranda Kerr, who is expecting her first child with husband Orlando Bloom, has attributed her wholesome country-girl-next-door charm to a clean and healthy living.The Australian supermodel also credited ... Read more...

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Teenagers’ take on why bullying occurs


November 12th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Swedish teenagers believe that the bully and the victim's individual characteristics, rather than the wider social environment, explain why bullying occurs.Robert Thornberg and Sven Knutsen at Linkoping University ... Read more...

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Christina Ricci ‘hated seeing herself in the mirror’


October 25th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 25 (ANI): Actress Christina Ricci has confessed that she "hated" her body and couldn't stand seeing her reflection in the mirror.She said she had such low self-esteem about her looks ... Read more...

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Christina Ricci can’t see herself in mirror


October 25th, 2010 - 5:37 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 25 (IANS) Hollywood actress Christina Ricci doesn't like to look at herself in a mirror because of the body issues she suffered as a younger actress.The "Sleepy Hollow" star, who ... Read more...

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iPhone app ‘Ugly Meter’ can be hurtful to kids, say critics


October 21st, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 21 (ANI): An iPhone application "Ugly Meter" is being heavily criticized for it is too easy for users to harass their victims, especially when those victims are image-conscious teenagers.The ... Read more...

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Abortion does not cause depression or low self-esteem in teens


September 25th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 25 (ANI): A new study has suggested that teenage girls who have abortions are no more likely to become depressed or have low self-esteem than their peers whose pregnancies do ... Read more...

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Katherine Schwarzenegger writes her first book - ‘Rock What You’ve Got: Secrets to Loving Your Inner and Outer Beauty’


September 15th, 2010 - 1:32 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Daughter of high profile parents – Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver has written her very first book. Katherine is now the author of a book – ‘Rock ... Read more...

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Facebook users narcissists, have low self-esteem


September 9th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) Using Facebook is like staring at yourself in an online mirror. Those who spend hours updating their profile on the site are more likely to be narcissists ... Read more...

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