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Probiotic to treat ulcers identified


February 25th, 2011 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Spanish scientists have identified a strain of probiotic bacteria that may be useful in treating ulcers caused by Helicobacter pylori."H. pylori is considered one of the major risk ... Read more...

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E-ciggies ‘are a promising tool to help smokers quit’


February 9th, 2011 - 11:41 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): A new study has found that electronic cigarettes are a promising tool to help smokers quit, producing six-month abstinence rates nearly double those for traditional nicotine replacement products.The ... Read more...

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New tool for early detection of ovarian cancer


May 21st, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 21 (ANI): CA-125, the protein long-recognized for predicting ovarian cancer recurrence, has now emerged as a promising tool for early-stage disease, found researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson ... Read more...

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Soon, a drop of blood may help predict heart disease


June 2nd, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 2 (ANI): A single drop of blood would soon help in testing patients at risk of developing heart disease, according to Dr Shashi K. Murthy of the Department of Chemical ... Read more...

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Games like Wii Fit may promote physical activities among people of all ages


January 7th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 7 (ANI): A Kansas State University researcher says that games like Nintendo''s Wii Fit which incorporate yoga, strength training, balance and aerobics may be utilised as a promising tool ... Read more...

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Now, a test that predicts onset of preterm labour


December 12th, 2008 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 12 (ANI): A test that can predict whether a woman is likely to give birth if her waters break early in pregnancy has been identified by Swedish researchers.According to ... Read more...

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