medical diagnosis

Harnessing electromagnetic waves for medical scanning

January 22nd, 2012 - 4:05 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 22 (IANS) A breakthrough in exploiting electromagnetic waves has potentially opened the way for more advanced medical diagnosis. This should allow future terahertz waves (T-rays) systems to be ... Read more...

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Doctors diagnose patients within moments of meeting

December 15th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 15 (IANS) Doctors can diagnose illness and infections within moments of their meeting with a patient, say researchers in a study that could help improve diagnostic techniques.The research ... Read more...

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India to phase out Cirus nuke research reactor soon

December 1st, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Saurav Jha Kaiga (Karnataka), Dec 1 (IANS) India will soon phase out the Cirus research reactor, the 40-MW power unit supplied by Canada in the mid-50s with heavy water from the US ... Read more...

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Soon, a ‘USB’ for medical diagnosis

November 30th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): UC Davis researchers have developed a plug-in interface for the microfluidic chips that will form the basis of the next generation of compact medical devices.They hope that the ... Read more...

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Lockerbie bomber’s release ‘manipulated’ by Scottish government: US senators

September 30th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 30(ANI): The Scottish government 'purposely manipulated' Lockerbie bomber Abdel Baset al-Megrahi's release to ensure that he was freed on compassionate grounds, US senators have claimed.Senator Robert Menendez, Senate Committee on ... Read more...

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John turns compulsive gambler in ‘Aashayein’ (IANS Preview)

August 24th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) Missed John Abraham on big screen? The Bollywood hunk returns as a compulsive gambler-turned-good Samaritan with Nagesh Kukunoor's long-awaited project "Aashayein", releasing Friday. "'Aashayein' is the story ... Read more...

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Lack of sleep may affect brain’s information processing

November 2nd, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that lack of sleep can adversely affect the working of the brain in critical situations.The research team led by Dr W. Todd Maddox, ... Read more...

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Ted Kennedy’s brain cancer in remission

May 20th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Senator Ted Kennedy's cancer is in remission, and he will be returning to the Senate after the Memorial Day recess, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid told reporters ... Read more...

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Tainted milk scam: China to compensate child medical costs ”until 18”

December 31st, 2008 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec.31 (ANI): The compensation fund for victims of a tainted milk scandal will pay for medical costs the sickened incur until they reach 18, affected families said Tuesday. The notice of ... Read more...

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‘Zardari had serious mental illnesses’

August 26th, 2008 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) Pakistan's presidential candidate Asif Ali Zardari was diagnosed with a range of serious mental illnesses over a period of two years up until last year, a British newspaper ... Read more...

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Brain scans may help people in coma-like state be heard again

June 19th, 2008 - 3:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 19 (ANI): A British researcher claims that he has devised a way to communicate with people who, though cant move their limbs, are consciously aware.While making a presentation at ... Read more...

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Patients in developing countries undergo repeated X-rays

May 29th, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 28 (ANI): An Indian origin scientist at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has shown that patients in developing countries have to undergo repeated X-ray examinations so that ... Read more...

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Mobile terahertz devices may soon be a reality

April 9th, 2008 - 3:04 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 9 (ANI): Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Physical Measurement Techniques IPM in Freiburg say that terahertz waves may soon offer as a universal tool for search and security ... Read more...

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Your partners may help or hinder your attempts at changing diet

March 26th, 2008 - 2:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 26 (ANI): A Canadian study has revealed that people generally show a positive and supportive behaviour towards their partners decision to change their diet, but sometimes they may respond ... Read more...

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How good is your partner? Diet to find out

March 26th, 2008 - 2:02 pm ICT by admin
Toronto, March 26 (IANS) How your partner reacts when you go on a diet provides a clue to the state of your relationship, says a new study. Partners display a range of ... Read more...

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