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Obama names two Indian-Americans to key posts

January 27th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 27 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has named an Indian-American doctor to an Advisory Group on Prevention, Health Promotion and Integrative and Public Health and re-nominated an ... Read more...

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Stop discrimination against HIV infected: Ban Ki-moon

November 25th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Wednesday said that new infections are fast out-pacing the gains achieved in controlling the spread of HIV, and urged all countries to ... Read more...

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1 in 5 young women suffer from depression Down Under

December 17th, 2008 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 17 (ANI): One in five young Aussie women have been diagnosed with depression, according to a new study.The Women''s Health Australia study has revealed that one in five women ... Read more...

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Type 2 diabetes linked to obstructive sleep apnea

June 9th, 2008 - 10:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): Researchers have found a link between type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), which can have a significant impact on a persons heath.The International Diabetes Federation ... Read more...

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