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Piramal initiates course in clinical research at Harvard


August 15th, 2012 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Swati Piramal, director of Piramal Healthcare Ltd., has initiated a course in clinical research at the Harvard School of Public Health, a company statement said.Piramal was ... Read more...

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India-Sweden to strengthen ties in healthcare


November 29th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Furthering their collaboration in the field of healthcare, India and Sweden Monday decided to focus on areas like maternal and child health, and alcohol abuse, among others.Health ... Read more...

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Unintentional physical activity also helps


April 3rd, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 3 (IANS) Make physical activity a part of your daily life, even if it be unintentional. "If you aren't in the habit of being physically active, you can run ... Read more...

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India offers Yoga, generic drugs to Sweden


January 31st, 2010 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) India will offer its expertise in Yoga and generic drugs to Sweden during the Indo-Sweden health week that begins Feb 1, health authorities said Sunday. "India would like ... Read more...

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India, Sweden to boost bilateral ties in healthcare


January 22nd, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Swedish Minister for Elderly Care and Public Health Maria Larsson is coming to India to boost bilateral relations in the field of public health. As part of her ... Read more...

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Blackberrys, Motorola phones high on radiation emission


October 1st, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 1 (ANI): Blackberry and Motorola mobile phones emit higher levels of radiations compared to other handsets, a new study has revealed.The online report by The Environmental Working Group has ranked ... Read more...

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Women engaged in agriculture more prone to cancer


June 16th, 2009 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, June 16 (ANI): Women working in the agricultural sector face the highest risk of contracting leukaemia, according to Massey University scientists.The finding comes from the recently released analysis by the university's ... Read more...

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UN Millennium Development Goal may harm poor children


April 28th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 28 (ANI): The UN Millennium Development Goal of reducing the under-five child mortality rate by two-thirds by 2015 could still leave the children of the poor worse off.According to Daniel ... Read more...

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Kapil Sibal launches fellowships to boost biomedical research


September 10th, 2008 - 7:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 10 (ANI): Union Minister for Science and Technology Kapil Sibaltoday said that the new partnership would boost the biomedical research in India. While launching the Government of India''s ... Read more...

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Farm kids suffer less from asthma, allergies (Lead)


September 2nd, 2008 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 2 (IANS) Pre-natal exposure to farm animals and plants helps protect children from asthma, allergies and eczema, says a New Zealand study. Researchers from Massey University's Centre for Public Health ... Read more...

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Farm kids suffer less from asthma: study


September 2nd, 2008 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 2 (IANS) Pre-natal exposure to farm animals and plants helps protect children from asthma, allergies and eczema, according to a study. Researchers from Australia's Centre for Public Health Research discovered ... Read more...

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Older adults can play significant role in protecting environment


July 23rd, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): Retired older adults can play a significant role in environmental conservation by volunteering for programs run by various environmental organizations.For elderly willing to work for community after ... Read more...

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