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Drugs combo ‘yields up to nearly 10 pc weight loss’

April 11th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 11 (ANI): A new study, led by an Indian-origin scientist at the Duke University Medical Center, has found that an investigational combination of drugs already approved to treat obesity, migraine ... Read more...

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Exercise and vitamin D help reduce the risk of falls in seniors

December 26th, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 26 (ANI): Exercise and Vitamin D supplements are the best ways to reduce the risk of falling in people aged 65 and over, a systematic review of over 50 clinical ... Read more...

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Swimming pool cleaner being sold in NZ as ‘miracle cure for cancer, HIV’

October 15th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 15 (ANI): An industrial bleach that is generally used to clean swimming pools is being sold in New Zealand as a miracle cure for cancer and HIV.Medsafe, a Health Ministry ... Read more...

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Broccoli may help protect against asthma

March 3rd, 2009 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): A naturally occurring compound found in broccoli and other cruciferous vegetables may help protect against respiratory inflammation that causes conditions like asthma, allergic rhinitis and chronic obstructive ... Read more...

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Vitamin B1 may cure early-stage kidney disease in diabetics

December 9th, 2008 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): A new study, by researchers at the University of Warwick has shown that high doses of thiamine, vitamin B1, can reverse the onset of early diabetic kidney ... Read more...

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Asthma Drug can have serious impact on bones

November 10th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): Chronic use of the asthma drug corticosteroid may have some serious impact on bones, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the American College ... Read more...

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Topical oral syrup can keep toddlers teeth healthy

July 7th, 2008 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Washington have suggested that tooth decay in toddlers can be treated with the topical syrup xylitol, a naturally occurring non-cavity-causing sweetener.For ... Read more...

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Good gut bacteria may offer new treatments for inflammatory bowel disease

May 29th, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 29 (ANI): Scientists at the California Institute of Technology have found that a good bacterium in the gut called Bacteroides fragilis produces a sugar molecule that may offer a ... Read more...

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Rotavirus vaccine effective against gastroenteritis in kids

November 23rd, 2007 - 2:47 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 23 (ANI): A study has found that two doses of a rotavirus vaccine co-administered with childhood vaccines provides high protection against rotavirus gastroenteritis episodes of any severity in children.The ... Read more...

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