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Online boycott just as bad as real one


April 4th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 4 (IANS) People who are ignored by others online may feel just as bad as if they had been excluded in person, according to a new study."If ... Read more...

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Zardari talks to Gilani from Dubai


December 15th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 15 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari, who was Thursday discharged from a Dubai hospital, spoke on the telephone with Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani and met ... Read more...

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Navy discharging 28 sailors for drug usage


November 22nd, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Just a month after the US Navy announced the dismissal of 64 sailors for drug use, another 28 sailors are set to be discharged for similar offences. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Fast test for severe form of food poisoning


November 10th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Nov 10 (IANS) A fast and reliable new test under development could help people avoid a terrible type of food poisoning that comes from eating fish tainted with a ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Berlusconi has right hand surgery


July 29th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Milan, July 29 (IANS/AKI) Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi Friday underwent surgery on his right hand to treat carpal tunnel syndrome.The 74-year-old leader's 10-minute operation "went very well" and he ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Giving birth to daughter was painful: Applegate


February 24th, 2011 - 2:51 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 24 (IANS) Actress Christina Applegate admits she suffered in agony when she gave birth to baby daughter Sadie Grace last month, after opting not to have an epidural as planned.The ... Read more...

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Girls Hospitalized After Eating Pot Cookie From Mom’s Bag


January 27th, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Covina, California, Jan 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The side effects of legalization of medical marijuana is coming to the fore. In a shocking development, two young girls, aged 10 and 11 ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Girls hospitalized after eating a pot cookie


January 27th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Covina, Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 33-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of child endangerment following a pot cookie saga.The arrest of Veronica Sylvester follows the hospitalization of her daughters. The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘The King’s Speech’ stutter was agonising for Colin Firth


January 23rd, 2011 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 23 (ANI): Colin Firth has revealed that his stutter for the role in 'The King's Speech' was agony.The 50 year old, who plays the stuttering King George VI, said the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

New drug combo may treat newly diagnosed cancer patients


December 10th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): A study led by the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center has indicated that a new three-drug combination used to treat the blood cancer multiple myeloma may be ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chemotherapy post-surgery ‘may not be always necessary’


November 9th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): NRC researchers have developed a tool to determine which breast cancer patients have little risk of their disease recurring, which has the potential to virtually eliminate unnecessary chemotherapy.They ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tyler Shields Goes Without Sleep For 40 days


November 3rd, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
November 3, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Tyler Shields, a resident of Los Angeles and a journalist by profession states that there is absolutely no one who can now complain about ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

One in six people at risk of stroke, say experts


October 29th, 2010 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) One in six people around the world suffer from stroke, making it the second leading cause of death worldwide, doctors said Friday on World Stroke Day."The main ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

White House gatecrasher Michaele Salahi has Multiple Sclerosis


September 16th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 16 (ANI): "Real Housewives of Washington D.C." star Michaele Salahi has revealed the reason behind her thin and sometimes frail appearance.The reality star, best known for crashing a White House ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Strokes to be second major cause of death: Experts


September 15th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) Strokes are well on their way to becoming the second leading cause of death in India, say experts. "The young as well as the ageing population are vulnerable ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Soon, spray to treat premature ejaculation


August 8th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 8 (ANI): An investigational new drug PSD502 has been found highly effective in treating primary premature ejaculation (PE).The British-designed remedy can make afflicted men's lovemaking last five times longer.However, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New method to help nerves grow after trauma or injury found


July 13th, 2010 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 13 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a new method to enhance nerve regeneration in the peripheral nervous system.The find could lead to new treatments for nerve damage caused by diabetes or ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Botox found to ease excruciating nerve pain


June 11th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 11 (IANS) Well known for smoothening wrinkles when injected in the face, Botox , a toxin known to weaken or paralyse certain nerves and muscles, may have uses that ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Diaz comes to terms with her father’s death


June 7th, 2010 - 3:17 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 7 (IANS) Hollywood actress Cameron Diaz admits she was unprepared at how "devastated" she would feel at the death of her father, but now has gradually come to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bret Michaels Makes Comeback On “Celebrity Apprentice” Finale


May 23rd, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, May 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Bret Michaels has been in out of hospital in the recent past, the latest visit being for a 'warning stroke'. According to the latest ... Read more...

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Bret Michaels discharged from hospital after suffering ‘mini stroke’


May 22nd, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 22 (ANI): Poison frontman Bret Michaels has been discharged from a hospital in Los Angeles after he suffered a 'mini-stroke' earlier this week.Michaels, 47, had been in the middle of ... Read more...

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Bret Michaels Suffers Warning Stroke, Hospitalized Again


May 21st, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Los Angeles, May 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Just when reality TV star and Poison front man Bret Michaels was trying to make a comeback and seemed to be in perfect health ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Charlie Daniels Recovering After Mild Stroke


January 21st, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer cum fiddler-guitarist Charlie Daniels, also known as a country music performer recently suffered a mild stroke and he is recovering from it. This news has ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Too much sex, not excessive computer use, behind wrist pain


January 21st, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): Excessive computer use and working with heavy machinery have long been blamed for causing wrist pain, but according to a top medic, the reason behind the agony is: ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

April-born most at risk of multiple sclerosis


January 5th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 5 (IANS) Babies born in April have a higher risk of developing multiple sclerosis (MS) later in life, says a new study. The findings suggest that mothers pregnant during the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Chilli peppers may help relive tingling nerve pain


October 14th, 2009 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): A new study by British researchers suggests that people suffering peripheral pain - which produces stinging sensations, numbness, weakness, burning pain - can get respite by taking capsaicin ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

What to do during a panic attack?


October 13th, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Oct 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In today’s hectic life, stress and tension are our best buddies, though without our realization. In such cases, a panic attack is an obvious outcome. ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

New LSD that ‘lasts three days longer’ emerges in South Australia


October 2nd, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 2 (ANI): A hallucinogenic drug that lasts three days longer than LSD is increasingly coming to the attention of police and health officials in South Australia.The drug, referred to as ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bedside eye examination can warn of stroke


September 19th, 2009 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) A simple, one-minute eye movement examination by the bedside by doctors works better than MRI to identify impending stroke in patients complaining of dizziness and nausea. These findings are ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Obesity raises complication risk during pregnancy


July 17th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): Obese mums-to-be are at an increased risk of suffering from minor complications such as heart burn and chest infections during pregnancy, a new study suggests.Research by the University ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Billy Mays Still ‘On Air’


July 10th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by GD
He was considered the greatest "Pitchman" ever, the most effervescent and lively on screen 'salesman' personality, with him a genre of 'tele-sales' is somehow lost forever. Now that (William Darrell ) ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Tourist sees Australia’s Outback the hard way


June 7th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 7 (DPA) The Ghan recreates the age of luxury train travel in the Australian Outback as it speeds the 3,000-km of desert and scrub between Adelaide to Darwin. But only ... Read more...

Posted in World |

The newest affliction of Wired Age - Mobile phone elbow


June 4th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 4 (ANI): Welcome to the world of mobile phones and health perils. First it was the risk of repetitive strain injury from texting, then came the 'recall impairment' from ringtones ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Window for stroke treatment widens


May 29th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 29 (ANI): After a stroke, a patient gets very little time to get treatment. Now, a new study has shown that stroke medications can benefit patients up to 4.5 hours ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Common blood test may help predict diabetes nerve loss


May 19th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 19 (ANI): A common blood test for triglycerides can help doctors identify which diabetes patients are more vulnerable to serious, common complication of neuropathy, say researchers.Neuropathy is a condition in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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