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‘Special’ mothers to take care of ’special’ children (Feature)


September 18th, 2012 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 18 (IANS) Two years ago 40-year old Anuradha, who is HIV positive, came to Jaipur with a frail body and weak mind clouded with uncertainty about her future. ... Read more...

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Nurses accused of killing 16 in Uruguay hospitals


March 20th, 2012 - 11:31 am ICT by IANS
Montevideo, March 20 (IANS/EFE) Uruguayan authorities tried Monday to calm people following an alarm generated by the deaths of 16 patients in two Montevideo hospitals at the hands of two ... Read more...

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Indonesia’s first gay medical clinic opens in Bali


November 3rd, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jakarta, Nov 3 (IANS/AKI) The first medical clinic for gay patients has opened in the Indonesia's tourist destination Bali.The initiative aims to serve gays, lesbians and transgenders that are ... Read more...

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IVF centres lack counselling facilities: Survey


October 13th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Even as the number of IVF (In-vitro fertilisation) clinics providing hope to childless couples are increasing in the capital, the basic requisite of proving psychological ... Read more...

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Include child abuse treatment in medical courses: Activists


October 10th, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) Diagnosing and psychologically healing child abuse cases should be included in the basic medical training of doctors and nurses, child rights activists said here Monday."Child ... Read more...

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Delhi Police aim to reduce juvenile crime rate


May 22nd, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) Delhi Police will try and reduce the crime rate among the children and juveniles, Commissioner B.K. Gupta said here Saturday."Delhi Police have always been concerned ... Read more...

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Sensex tumbles 454 points on panic selling (Roundup)


December 9th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 9 (IANS) Indian stock market benchmark indices breached psychological support levels Thursday with benchmark Sensex plunging 454 points, the sharpest fall in six months, as investors dumped shares in ... Read more...

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Pop star Shakira visits Haiti


April 13th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Port-Au-Prince, Apr 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Pop star Shakira visited the earthquake ravaged nation Haiti on Sunday, and she also promised that her charity would build a school there. She flew into ... Read more...

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International Red Cross makes emergency appeal for 10 million USD


January 14th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by BNO News
GENEVA (BNO NEWS) -- The International Red Cross on Wednesday said it is seeking 10 million U.S. dollars in a preliminary emergency appeal to deliver assistance for approximately 5,000 families affected ... Read more...

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Gazza offered psychological support if he signs up for Celebrity Big Brother


January 1st, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.1 (ANI): Former England football star Paul Gascoigne will be offered round-the-clock psychological support if he signs up for Celebrity Big Brother.According to The Sun, producers are desperate to get Gazza ... Read more...

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Haryana to set up 1,000 senior citizen clubs


December 2nd, 2009 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 2 (IANS) Senior citizens, including women, in rural areas of Haryana will have more productive time as they age gently. The Haryana government Wednesday announced that it will soon launch a ... Read more...

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Wasim Akram’s Wife Huma Dies Of Sepsis


October 25th, 2009 - 11:55 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Oct.25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Wasim Akram's wife Huma Akram passed away on Sunday from fever. Suffering from a rare disease, she finally succumbed to it after battling it out for five ... Read more...

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Five tips when considering weight-loss surgery


August 23rd, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 23 (ANI): Considering weight loss surgery? Well, then following are some suggestions that could assist you through the process.Below are five tips from Stephen Hamn, medical director of the weight ... Read more...

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Maternal stress key to behavioural problems in kids


August 9th, 2009 - 11:39 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 9 (ANI): A new study has revealed that maternal stress both prenatal and early post-partum may lead to conduct problems in kids, which is likely to continue into adolescence.Partner cruelty ... Read more...

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Kids are being damaged by mums going to work!


February 2nd, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 2 (ANI): A new survey suggests that kids are being damaged with more and more mothers going to work.It has been said that the growing economic independence of women ... Read more...

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Mums psychological support can help mums beat baby blues


January 16th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 16 (ANI): A new study has shown that psychological support from other new mothers can almost halve a womans risk of postnatal depression.About 13 percent women experience postnatal depression ... Read more...

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90 percent Americans turn to God in distress


December 5th, 2008 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 5 (IANS) Ninety percent of Americans turn to God, more than half of them once a day or more in times of economic distress and plenty. They pray for ... Read more...

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The how and why of prayer


December 5th, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 5 (ANI): People pray in happiness and distress, for love, health and jobs, and some even pray for missing things. Now, a new study has delved into the mystery ... Read more...

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Aggressive drug treatment may cure drug-resistant TB


August 7th, 2008 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 7 (ANI): Drug resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB) can be effectively treated with aggressive drug treatment, say researchers.A study from Peru, between 1999 and 2002, demonstrated that more than 60 ... Read more...

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Spiritual effects of “sacred mushrooms” last more than a year


July 1st, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): A new study led by Johns Hopkins researchers has revealed that mystical experiences produced by psilocybin, found in "sacred mushrooms" are likely to persist for longer period. ... Read more...

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Roadside bomb blast kills priest in Sri Lanka


April 20th, 2008 - 8:41 pm ICT by admin
DPA Colombo, April 20 (DPA) A Christian priest and rights activist was killed in a roadside bomb attack in a rebel-controlled area in northern Sri Lanka, a pro-rebel website said Sunday. The Tamilnet ... Read more...

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Pfizer introduces antismoking drug in India


February 26th, 2008 - 6:44 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) City-based $172-million Pfizer India Ltd, part of US pharmaceutical multinational Pfizer Inc, Tuesday launched the Varenicline prescription drug in India that helps smokers to kick their nicotine addiction. ... Read more...

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Psychological support is vital for metastatic breast cancer patients: Study


December 17th, 2007 - 1:30 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Dec 17 (ANI): Women suffering from advanced or metastatic breast cancer (MBC) need as much psychological support as they do information regarding disease and treatment, reveals a new survey.The survey ... Read more...

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Oprah jets to South Africa to sort out school sex scandal


November 14th, 2007 - 2:41 am ICT by admin
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