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Obesity epidemic behind rheumatoid arthritis


April 26th, 2012 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 26 (IANS) Obesity epidemic may be linked with the rising incidence of rheumatoid arthritis, a painful condition which causes inflammation of the joints, especially among women, says a ... Read more...

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Indian-origin Sikh priest charged for sexually assaulting girl in Glasgow temple


January 18th, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Glasgow, Jan 18 (ANI): An Indian-origin priest has been charged with sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl in the Guru Nanak Sikh Temple in Glasgow, Scotland.Surinder Singh had allegedly touched, tried to ... Read more...

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Lifetime risk of adult rheumatoid arthritis determined


January 6th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): Scientists have determined the lifetime risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis and six other autoimmune rheumatic diseases for both men and women."We estimated the lifetime risk for rheumatic ... Read more...

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Painkiller Darvocet Recalled Due To Its Fatal Side Effects


November 20th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On the request of FDA, Xanodyne Pharmaceuticals, Inc. recalled the popular painkillers Darvocet and Darvon on Friday afternoon, as a recent test has determined that this ... Read more...

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Tiny particles in computers, shampoos ‘can adversely affect lungs’


November 18th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 18 (ANI): A new study by the University of Edinburgh has shown that tiny particles used in a range of everyday products from computers to shampoo can adversely affect the ... Read more...

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Potentially devastating earthquake could hit London at any time: Expert


September 17th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 17(ANI): A leading seismologist has warned that a potentially devastating earthquake could hit London at any time, which could endanger scores of lives and cause billions of pounds worth of ... Read more...

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WARNING: Walmart Issues Recall on GE Coffee Maker!


May 21st, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS)Just yesterday it was announced that Walmart, the huge department store chain, has finally recalled their Miley Cyrus line of jewelry after finding out that it contained ... Read more...

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Sharing hospital room ups risk of infection


January 6th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 6 (ANI): Sharing a hospital room with another person can increase your risk of getting an infection during the stay, a new study shows.The Queen's University study led by infectious ... Read more...

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Rare mutation that dramatically increases schizophrenia risk identified


October 26th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 26 (ANI): An international team of scientists has identified a mutation on human chromosome 16 that dramatically raises risk for schizophrenia.The mutation in question is what scientists call a ... Read more...

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Global production of conventional oil could “peak” and decline by 2020


October 9th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 9 (ANI): A new report has warned that there is a significant risk that global production of conventional oil could "peak" and decline by the year 2020.According to BBC News, ... Read more...

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Pop paedophile Gary Glitter fails to get travel ban aborted


September 25th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 25 (ANI): Brit rock singer Gary Glitter, real name Paul Gadd, has failed to get a travel ban imposed on him by U.K. authorities lifted.Glitter, 65, had been forced ... Read more...

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Bank of England cuts interest rate to two percent


December 4th, 2008 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 4 (DPA) The Bank of England (BoE) Thursday cut interest rates to two percent in the second reduction in four weeks in a move aimed at stimulating the economy and ... Read more...

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Red wine can cut lung cancer risk


October 7th, 2008 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): Drinking a glass of red wine with dinner or adding some of the delicious drink to your food may be a good idea, for a new study ... Read more...

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Risk of breast cancer relapse can linger 5 years after systemic therapy


August 13th, 2008 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): A new study has found that breast cancer survivors continue to have a substantial risk of disease recurrence after five years of systemic therapy. Few studies have evaluated ... Read more...

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‘Transformers’ sequel rewritten to include Shia Labeouf’s accident


August 3rd, 2008 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Director Michael, who is directing "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen", admits that the sequel is being rewritten to incorporate Shia LaBeouf's injury in a recent car accident. LaBeouf, ... Read more...

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HRT increases breast cancer recurrence in survivors


March 26th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) increases the risk of disease recurrence in breast cancer survivors, warns a new study.Previous studies have shown that HRT increases breast cancer incidence ... Read more...

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Hormone replacement therapy linked to cancer recurrence


March 26th, 2008 - 11:59 am ICT by admin
London, March 26 (IANS) Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) for pre and post menopausal women increases the chances of recurrence in breast cancer survivors, according to a study. Previous studies have shown that ... Read more...

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A heart-healthy diet may be good for the prostate


February 14th, 2008 - 5:13 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): A heart-healthy diet, and even moderate alcohol intake, may help decrease the risk of prostate problems in men, a new study has found. The study showed that a high-fat ... Read more...

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IT investments at fortune 1000 companies riskier than ordinary capital investments: Study


December 30th, 2007 - 12:06 pm ICT by admin
Washington, December 30 (ANI): A study of Fortune 1000 companies led by two Indian-origin researchers at the University of California at Irvine suggests that investments in information technology carry more risk than ... Read more...

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