poor eyesight

Taking care of teeth, eyes keeps dementia at bay


July 14th, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) Regular check-ups like visiting the dentist, having your eyes tested and avoiding coughs and colds could prevent dementia, say scientists.Researchers have identified a range of illnesses, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Fireworks likely cause of Arkansas bird deaths


January 4th, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): Fireworks may have caused thousands of birds to fall from the sky over an Arkansas town on New Year's Eve, according to US scientists.Officials say more than 3,000 ... Read more...

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Children Assault An Old Man Aged 101 In Spencer Haven, Northampton


October 27th, 2010 - 6:06 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Children can be cruel indeed! This fact came true yet again when a group of young kids assaulted a 101 elderly man in Spencer ... Read more...

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Sunbed-lovers ‘risking their eyesight by failing to wear protective goggles’


August 17th, 2010 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 17 (ANI): Sunbed-lovers are more likely to have poor eyesight if they fail to wear protective goggles or shades, experts have warned.According to the College of Optometrists, UV damage caused ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sony’s ’super-smart’ TV blurs if kids sit too near


June 11th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 11 (ANI): Worried that your kids will end up with poor eyesight by sitting too close to the TV? Well, now take a sigh of relief for a new super-smart ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How to reduce stroke risk


May 14th, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): It takes less than a minute for a stroke to change a person's life forever. However, a few lifestyle changes and knowing the most common signs can save ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pledges galore, yet there is dearth of eye donations


January 19th, 2009 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Remember the mesmerizing gaze of Aishwarya Rai's blue-grey eyes as she pledged to donate them in a public service advertisement on national television? Since this campaign in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Antibiotics to delay labour can cause long-term harm to babies


September 18th, 2008 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 18 (ANI): Prescribing women antibiotics to delay premature labour may cause long-term harm to their babies, a new research has suggested.The study has shown an increased risk of cerebral ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

115-yr-old womans normal brain debunks Alzheimer’s inevitability theory


June 10th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): Studying an unusual case of a Dutch woman, who retained an essentially normal brain function until her death at the age of 115, experts have come to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

World’s oldest woman shows Alzheimer’s not inevitable


June 10th, 2008 - 3:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) An unidentified 115-year-old woman who remained mentally alert throughout her life is being held up as proof that the elderly need not succumb to a degenerative brain condition ... Read more...

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Blessing in short sight for pop star Leona Lewis


May 5th, 2008 - 2:45 pm ICT by admin
London, May 5 (IANS) Rising British pop star Leona Lewis was happy that her poor eyesight did not allow her to see the big stars as she performed at music mogul Clive ... Read more...

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Female elephants can keep track of at least 17 relations simultaneously


December 5th, 2007 - 1:28 pm ICT by admin
London, December 5 (ANI): Experiments carried out by researchers from the University of St Andrews and the Amboseli Trust for Elephants in Kenya have shown that female elephants possess the ability to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Prehistoric fish probably saw land in full colour


November 14th, 2007 - 2:48 am ICT by admin
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