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No harmful adulterants in Delhi milk, court told (Lead)


January 25th, 2012 - 11:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) The Delhi government Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that none of the 446 milk samples checked by its agencies from Jan 1, 2009 to ... Read more...

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No harmful adulterants in Delhi milk, court told


January 25th, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) The Delhi government Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that none of the 446 milk samples checked by its agencies from Jan 1, 2009 to ... Read more...

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Milk adulteration report hasty, will test samples: Delhi


January 11th, 2012 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) Calling the Food Safety Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) report of 70 percent of the capital's milk being adulterated as "hasty" and "confusing", the Delhi ... Read more...

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High court takes note of milk adulteration in Delhi


January 11th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday took suo moto cognizance of media reports that 70 percent of the milk in the national capital was adulterated and ... Read more...

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Banned pesticide found in human milk


September 14th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 14 (IANS) Banned agricultural pesticide DDT, which can cause cancer, is still widely found in human bodies, new research claims.In a study of 146 human milk samples, most ... Read more...

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Radioactive iodine found in breast milk of Japanese mothers


April 21st, 2011 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr. 21 (ANI): The breast milk of four Japanese mothers has been found to contain small quantities of radioactive iodine. This development has led to pressure being brought on the government ... Read more...

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Breast cancer risk ‘can be assessed by examining breast milk’


April 5th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): A new study suggests that breast cancer risk can be assessed by examining the epithelial cells found in breast milk.This screening method has the potential to provide ... Read more...

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Preterm mums’ milk has less antioxidants


February 18th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): A new study has revealed that preterm mother's milk contains lower concentrations of coenzyme Q10-an important antioxidant and a vital component of the electron transport chain.Researchers at the ... Read more...

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Breast milk ingredients critical for physiologic development in babies


October 27th, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): A new study has suggested the levels of nitrite and nitrate in breast milk change during the initial days after birth to accommodate the changing physiologic requirements of ... Read more...

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Adulterated milk packets seized, destroyed in Aurangabad


October 8th, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by ANI
By Abdul HadiAurangabad, Oct.8 (ANI): Municipal Corporation officials have seized and destroyed thousands of adulterated milk packets, being brought in tankers from Ahmednagar District to Aurangabad District.The Department of Health in Aurangabad ... Read more...

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Childhood exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls lowers immune response to vaccination


June 21st, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 21 (ANI): Children exposed to polychlorinated biphenyls ((PCBs) early in life demonstrate a diminished immune response to vaccinations, suggests a new study.PCBs are long-lived environmental contaminants that are suspected to ... Read more...

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94 percent of breastfeeding mothers don’t follow proper diet


May 12th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) About 94 percent of breastfeeding mothers do not follow a proper diet, says a new study. The research conducted by the University of Granada (UG) revealed that nursing mothers ... Read more...

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Exposure to environmental chemicals through breast milk ‘ups testicular cancer risk’


September 25th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 25 (ANI): Exposure to environmental chemicals through breast milk might give rise to many male reproductive problems, finds a new study.The researchers showed that evironmental endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs), commonly ... Read more...

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New test to detect tainted milk


September 13th, 2009 - 11:46 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 13 (ANI): Researchers have developed a simple test that would help detect tainted milk within few hours.Amer AbuGhazaleh, from Southern Illinois University Carbondale's College of Agricultural Sciences, and Salam Ibrahim, ... Read more...

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Soon, breastmilk test to detect early breast cancer risk


April 4th, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 4 (ANI): Nursing mothers' breast milk might one day help assess future breast cancer risk, say researchers.A research team led by environmental toxicologist Kathleen Arcaro of the University of ... Read more...

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Bacteria that can spoil raw milk even at low temperatures identified


November 17th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): University of Haifa scientists in Israel have identified a new species of bacteria that can grow at low temperatures, spoiling raw milk even when it is refrigerated.The ... Read more...

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Carcinogens from non-stick utensils found in breast milk


May 2nd, 2008 - 12:13 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 2 (IANS) Beware of non stick cookware and stain resistant fabrics. They harbour chemicals that are turning up in surprising places, from wildlife and drinking water supplies to human blood. ... Read more...

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