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Mind governs skin’s reactivity to allergies

January 19th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 19 (IANS) A harmonious mind-body connect, the key to good health, also seems to determine how your skin reacts to allergies.A team of neuroscientists have found that if ... Read more...

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Illusion of three hands can help stroke patients

February 24th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 24 (IANS) Scientists have created the illusion of having three hands - and made it so realistic that study subjects broke into a sweat when their ‘extra' limb was threatened ... Read more...

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Scientists make volunteers experience illusion of having 3 arms

February 24th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): In an astounding experiment, scientists at the Swedish medical university Karolinska Institutet have shown that it is possible to make healthy volunteers experience having three arms at the ... Read more...

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People with amputated arm can experience prosthetic hand as their own

December 12th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 12 (ANI): A research team at Karolinska Institutet and Lund University in Sweden has successfully induced people with an amputated arm to experience a prosthetic rubber hand as belonging ... Read more...

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