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Paracetamol for kids under 15 months ‘doubles their risk of asthma’


November 29th, 2010 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 29 (ANI): A new study has revealed that paracetamol use in children aged under 15 months can double their chances of getting asthma.Researchers at University of Otago Wellington conducted the ... Read more...

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Soon, an ‘intelligent diet’ to feel full and yet lose weight


August 13th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 13 (ANI): Researchers in Aberdeen are working on an 'intelligent diet', which they believe will allow people to enjoy eating and feeling full, but still lose weight.Professor Julian Mercer, the ... Read more...

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New ‘gobble-o-meter’ may help curb childhood obesity


January 6th, 2010 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): A machine that tells people how much to eat and how fast to eat it can prove to be a helpful tool in combating childhood obesity, says a ... Read more...

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Scientists uncover workings of hospital superbug


March 3rd, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 3 (ANI): An international team of scientists has uncovered the workings of a superbug that kills elderly hospital patients worldwide.The team, led by Monash University researchers, said that the ... Read more...

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Spookfish uses mirrors for eyes


January 8th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 8 (ANI): A remarkable new discovery has shown the four-eyed spookfish to be the first vertebrate ever found to use mirrors, rather than lenses, to focus light in its ... Read more...

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Archaeologists say ‘Cursus’ may be older than Stonehenge


June 11th, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): An archaeologist at the University of Manchester says that the Greater Stonehenge Cursus may have been there since about 3,500 years BC, making the structure 500 years ... Read more...

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