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Delhi lawyers form new welfare council

July 30th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Delhi lawyers have formed a coordination council to deal with their fraternity's issues related to housing, insurance and creation of a welfare fund, a lawyer ... Read more...

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Third generation contraceptive pills much riskier

April 22nd, 2011 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 22 (IANS) Tens of thousands of women should reconsider use of the so-called third generation contraceptive pill to reduce the risk of a potential blood clot. Women taking ... Read more...

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Fat zappers ‘may just be a fad after all’

September 12th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 12 (ANI): Those planning to undergo techniques to 'zap', 'dissolve' or 'melt' their flab may have to rethink, as these procedures are under scanner for the appropriateness of their claims.Some ... Read more...

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Britain not to go ahead with ban on homeopathy

July 27th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) Homeopathy will continue to be available on the National Health Service (NHS) despite an influential health committee condemning it as medically unproven, a British minister said. Health Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Corporate health program cuts cardiovascular disease-related medical, hospital costs

May 22nd, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Corporate health programs reduce employees' cardiovascular disease-related medical and hospital costs, suggests new research.CSX Transportation, an American company with 30,000 employees, developed the program in 2004 to address ... Read more...

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Gulf War Syndrome

July 6th, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by GD
The whole of twentieth century bears testimony to the number of wars that has taken place, annihilating the lives of many and making worse the lives of those who survived. It had ... Read more...

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Common heartburn drugs may reduce anti-clotting medications’ benefits

May 7th, 2009 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 7 (ANI): Scientists have found that the medicines used for the treatment of heartburn and ulcers can reduce the anti-clotting action of the medication clopidogrel, thereby resulting in about 50 ... Read more...

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Doctors sound alarm over medical ads on Internet

March 23rd, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) Doctors have sounded an alarm over Google's links to medical ads and suggested that web pages which carry worrisome medical claims should be avoided. Marco Masoni and colleagues ... Read more...

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Doctors warn of worrying health advertising on Google

March 20th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 20 (ANI): Google needs to keep a strict check on the its advertisements and suggested links to avoid providing users with web pages that contain dubious medical claims, warn ... Read more...

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Diabetics likely to be depressed during, after pregnancy

February 25th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Researchers at Harvard Medical School and the University of Minnesota School of Public Health have found that pregnant women and new moms with diabetes are likely to ... Read more...

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