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Some HIV drugs cause premature ageing

June 27th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 27 (IANS) A class of drugs commonly prescribed for HIV in low-income countries can cause premature ageing, a study says. The study shows these drugs damage DNA in ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Fury over ‘terminally ill’ Lockerbie bomber still living six months after release

February 15th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh (Scotland), Feb 15(ANI): Cancer-hit Lockerbie bomber Abdel Basset al-Megrahi's 'ever improving health' has sparked fresh fury, as Scotland Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill has been criticized for not seeking a second opinion ... Read more...

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Cancer-stricken Farrah Fawcett yearns for privacy

May 12th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
New York, May 12 (ANI): American actress Farrah Fawcett, who calls herself to be a very private person, says that she would prefer that her battle with cancer was not made public.Fawcett, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Leptin revives mice dying of type-1 diabetes

February 17th, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 17 (IANS) For the first time, terminally ill rodents with type-1 diabetes have been restored to complete health with a single injection of a substance other than insulin. University of ... Read more...

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