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Crying is good for relationships: Study


September 7th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 7 (IANS) Crying is known to be a symptom of physical pain or stress but it can improve personal relationships, says a new study. New analysis by Tel Aviv University (TAU) ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Crying can strengthen personal relationships


August 25th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): While crying is known to be a symptom of physical pain or stress, it has emotional benefits too and can make interpersonal relationships stronger, says a Tel Aviv ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Same-sex behaviour nearly universal among animals


June 17th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Same-sex behaviour can be found in almost all species in the animal kingdom - from worms to birds - making the practice nearly universal among animals, according to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Negative mood-related drinking may lead to major depression, alcohol dependence


May 13th, 2009 - 11:34 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 13 (ANI): A study has shown that negative mood-related drinking can make people vulnerable to developing both Major depression (MD) and alcohol dependence (AD)."Although the frequent co-occurrence of AD ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Parasitic males go spermless in absence of females


November 11th, 2008 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): A species of parasitic nematode worm doesn''t make any sperm when females are not around, according to a new study. Earlier, scientist believed that sperm production is quite ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Hope, a tool overlooked in HIV therapy


August 8th, 2008 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 8 (IANS) The therapy to battle HIV can be supplemented with a powerful tool like hope, according to a new study. A vaccine for AIDS remains as elusive as ever, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Study links childhood ear infections to passive smoking


May 20th, 2008 - 2:34 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Researchers at the Perths Telethon Institute for Child Health Research have discovered a strong link between childhood ear infections and exposure to tobacco smoke.The families of 100 ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Chinese males with bad living habits have more health-related ailments, say experts


November 14th, 2007 - 3:01 am ICT by admin
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Posted in National |

A good night’s sleep is crucial for your work performance


November 14th, 2007 - 2:43 am ICT by admin
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Posted in Health |

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