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Pattinson good kisser, says Christina


February 17th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 17 (IANS) Christina Ricci says she enjoyed filming romantic scenes with Robert Pattinson in "Bel Ami" because of their shared sense of humour."Everyone keeps asking me how it ... Read more...

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Study: Prozac is a multi-use drug; helps in stroke recovery too


January 11th, 2011 - 9:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, Jan 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study claims that the drug, Prozac which is widely used as antidepressants can also potentially aid in the recovery of patients with mild to severe ... Read more...

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Prozac Shows Promise In Treating Stroke Patients, New Study Says


January 11th, 2011 - 9:15 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has revealed that the well known antidepressant drug Prozac when given to patients undergoing a stroke, may help them in getting more control ... Read more...

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Prozac ‘helps stroke patients recover from paralysis’


January 10th, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 10 (ANI): A new study has found that giving stroke patients antidepressant pill Prozac soon after the event, could help their recovery from paralysis.Researchers have shown more improvement in movement ... Read more...

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Prozac restores movement after paralysing stroke attack


January 10th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 10 (IANS) Taking Prozac, an anti-depressant, may help restore movement in stroke victims and ease paralysis. The drug may aid recovery after a stroke whether patients are depressed or not, ... Read more...

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Prozac could ease misery of premenstrual syndrome (Lead)


September 19th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 19 (IANS) A small dose of Prozac, an anti-depressant, could ease the misery of millions of women suffering from premenstrual syndrome (PMS). British researchers have discovered the pill can block ... Read more...

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How anti depressants work


September 17th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 17 (ANI): Researchers have finally discovered how anti depressants, such as Prozac, work.The teams of Odile Kellermann and of Jean-Marie Launay from Institut national de la sante et de ... Read more...

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British prawns contain anti-depressant drugs


July 7th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) Prawns and shrimps in Britain are found to contain high levels of anti-depressant drugs due to the presence of drug waste in the coastal waters around the country. Drugs ... Read more...

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Now, anti-depressant pill just for dogs!


February 21st, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21(ANI): Is your pet pooch barking mad? Well, just give it some Reconcile.Scientists have come up with Reconcile, a dog version of the anti-depressant drug.It can be used to treat ... Read more...

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Novel compound could become new antidepressant


February 5th, 2010 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): Oregon State University chemists have created a new compound that may soon be used as a new antidepressant.James White, a professor emeritus of chemistry at OSU, said: "Based ... Read more...

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Britney Spears was on Prozac at 18


June 4th, 2009 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 4 (ANI): Britney Spears was prescribed Prozac-used for depression and panic attacks-at the age of 18.The singer, who rose to stardom in her teens, had stunning looks, bags of ... Read more...

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Teens use cannabis for relief, not to get high


April 23rd, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 23 (ANI): Teens who smoke cannabis on a regular basis use it as a medication, rather than as a means of getting high, a new study has found.In the study, ... Read more...

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Love-sick parrot put on ”Prozac” to beat the blues!


January 14th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): A blue-fronted Amazon parrot, who attacked its owner''s husband in fits of jealousy, has been put on antidepressants to help her cope with unrequited love.The seven-year-old parrot ... Read more...

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”Max” deemed top pet name for dogs and felines


January 9th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Jan 9 (ANI): Max has topped the list of the most popular name for dogs and cats, a new survey has revealed. The survey, by Veterinary Pet Insurance, Australia''s largest pet ... Read more...

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Jim Carrey warns people against long-term anti-depressant use


December 17th, 2008 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 17 (ANI): Actor/comedian Jim Carrey might have battled depression since his childhood, but he is against the use of anti-depressant drugs. He warned people about using Prozac for a long ... Read more...

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Parrot taking Prozac to beat the blues following owners death!


November 20th, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): It may sound bizarre but an African Grey parrot is taking Prozac after suffering from depression following the death of his owner.The parrot named Glum Fred came ... Read more...

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Prozac may aid in limiting disease activity in multiple sclerosis


May 1st, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by admin
London , May 1 (ANI): A new research has revealed that the antidepressant Prozac may aid in limiting disease activity in the relapsing remitting form of multiple sclerosis (MS).In the study, ... Read more...

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Jim Carrey credits healthy diet for his youthful look


March 30th, 2008 - 5:06 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): Hollywood comedian Jim Carrey has revealed the secret behind his youthful look a healthy diet.According to the 46-year-old actor, his childlike attitude coupled with a "veggies and ... Read more...

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Carrey to write self-help book on depression


March 18th, 2008 - 1:31 pm ICT by admin
London, March 18 (IANS) Comic actor Jim Carrey is writing a self-help book on depression after having experienced it himself. Known for his slapstick performances in the "Ace Ventura" series, Carrey battled ... Read more...

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Jim Carrey writes self-help book on depression


March 17th, 2008 - 6:52 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 17 (ANI): Canadian-American actor Jim Carrey is writing a self-help book for sufferers of depression who do not want to use drugs to treat the condition.Carrey, who had himself ... Read more...

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Mood elevating drugs usually no good


February 26th, 2008 - 12:27 pm ICT by admin
New York, Feb 26 (IANS) The pill popping depressive might find that they do little to ease his condition, unless he is in a very severe state of depression. For instance, "new ... Read more...

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Hopelessness lingers even though medication improves depression


February 19th, 2008 - 12:53 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): People taking antidepressants for fighting the blues typically see a lot of improvements in their symptoms, one area that lags behind in this is a sense of hopefulness, ... Read more...

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