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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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Robot that can fall in love may end woes of lonely hearts!


November 20th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): Robots could one day completely replace the need to have a boyfriend or girlfriend. Well, that's what the latest invention suggests.A robot that can fall in love with ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Rats cope with the cold just like humans


October 24th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): When winter arrives, Australian bush rats behave much the same as their larger, human counterparts, according to a new study.The study revealed that rats grow a thicker fur ... Read more...

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A warm sensor maintains skin barrier to prevent dehydration


May 15th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 15 (ANI): The TRPV4 ion channel in skin keratinocytes is important for formation and maintenance of barrier function to prevent dehydration, a new research has said.Japanese research group led by ... Read more...

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Brain-damaged kids often have cold hands, feet


October 20th, 2009 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 20 (IANS) Many wheelchair-bound children with neurological disorders have much colder hands and feet than other kids and most receive no special help, says a report. "These children have a disorder ... Read more...

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Brain-damaged kids often have cold hands and feet


October 20th, 2009 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 20 (ANI): Many children with neurological disorders using wheelchair have much colder hands and feet than other kids, according to thesis from the Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, ... Read more...

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Philips starts making sex toys


September 3rd, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 3 (DPA) Philips, the consumer electronics company which for decades has been a byword for Dutch solidity, announced in Berlin Thursday that it had begun manufacturing sex toys. Three electrical vibrators ... Read more...

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Bodybugg helps control weight


January 7th, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
A new revolution that will effectively help you to make your weight control programme much easier.Bodybugg calorie management system is a new revolution Combined with a user-friendly web based program and one ... Read more...

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Brains of patients with baffling chronic pain are ”rewired”


November 27th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): Scientists at Northwestern University''s Feinberg School of Medicine have discovered that a baffling chronic pain condition is directly linked to rewiring of brain areas related to emotion, ... Read more...

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Now, a pen that records writers true emotions while writing


January 15th, 2008 - 4:03 pm ICT by admin
London, January 15 (ANI): Consumer electronics company Philips has developed a pen that can help reveal a writers true emotional state during writing.Sensors in the pen help perform this task by ... Read more...

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Hyperactivity of nerves in head, neck behind ‘ringing in the ears’


January 11th, 2008 - 4:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): Do your ears ring after being exposed to loud noise? Well, the racket may be due to nerves that sense touch in your face and neck, says a ... Read more...

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Global warming might be cause for population decline in South American tree frogs


November 20th, 2007 - 5:56 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): Biologists have speculated that the decline in the population of South American tree frogs might be because of global warming. These frogs, found in Costa Rica, prefer to ... Read more...

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Scientists develop eWatch to study psychosocial stress


November 14th, 2007 - 2:24 am ICT by admin
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