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Marijuana causes testicular cancer


September 10th, 2012 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) Using marijuana could have really damaging consequences as it causes testicular cancer, for instance, which only gets worse with time, a study says.The University of Southern ... Read more...

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Now, a flourescent fish to track pollution


April 19th, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 19 (IANS) Scientists have created a green-glowing zebrafish to monitor ecological damage caused by pollution in real time. The flourescent fish makes it easier than ever before to ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Yuvraj uncertain about future but determined to play again (Lead)


April 11th, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 11 (IANS) India's star cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who returned home on Monday after undergoing treatment in the US for a rare germ cell cancer, said Wednesday that ... Read more...

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Don’t know what the future holds: Yuvraj


April 11th, 2012 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 11 (IANS) Star Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who has returned home Monday after undergoing three months of treatment in the US for a rare germ cell cancer, ... Read more...

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Yuvraj says his treatment nearing completion


March 13th, 2012 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who is recovering from cancer in the US, said his treatment for a malignant lung tumour is nearing completion."My last stretch ... Read more...

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Yuvraj feeling ‘weak’ after second round of chemotherapy


March 1st, 2012 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) India cricketer Yuvraj Singh, currently undergoing treatment for a malignant lung tumour in the United States, is feeling "weak" after his second round of chemotherapy."Second ... Read more...

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Wade beat cancer to become top Australia keeper


February 25th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 25 (IANS) Australian cricketer Mathew Wade battled cancer to become the national squad's number one gloveman. As a 16-year-old, when most youngsters worry about what they are going ... Read more...

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Yuvraj says he is getting better


February 16th, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Ailing Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh Thursday informed his fans that his lung tumour is "almost out of the system" and the second cycle of his ... Read more...

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Yuvraj blames himself for delaying treatment


February 8th, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 8 (IANS) India's star cricketer Yuvraj Singh, who is undergoing chemotherapy in the US for a malignant tumour in his lung, blamed himself for the delaying his ... Read more...

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Yuvraj will be fight it out, says father (Lead)


February 6th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Feb 6 (IANS) India's star cricketer Yuvraj Singh's father Yograj said his son, who is undergoing chemotherapy in the US for a malignant lung tumour, will come back strongly ... Read more...

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Yuvraj will emerge stronger: Father


February 6th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) India's star cricketer Yuvraj Singh's father Yograj was confident that his son, who is undergoing chemotherapy in the US for a malignant lung tumour, will ... Read more...

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Government will help Yuvraj: Sports minister


February 6th, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) India's Sports Minister Ajay Maken has assured help for star cricket all-rounder Yuvraj Singh, who is undergoing chemotherapy in the US for a malignant lung ... Read more...

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Frequent CT scanning for testicular cancer linked to secondary cancers


March 31st, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 31 (ANI): Older men with early-stage testicular cancer who opt for surveillance with regular CT scans over lymph node removal are at greater risk for secondary cancers, according to a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Test-tube sperm promises cure to male infertility


March 25th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 25 (IANS) Scientists have succeeded in growing sperm in test tube for the first time, potentially opening the way to curing male infertility, and young boys undergoing chemotherapy ... Read more...

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Sperm quality deteriorating ‘likely due to chemical exposure’


March 5th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 5 (ANI): A new study has blamed falling sperm quality and rise in testicular cancer cases over the recent years on environmental reasons, particularly chemical exposure.Researchers from the University of ... Read more...

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Lance Armstrong retires from professional cycling


February 17th, 2011 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Feb 17(ANI): American road racing cyclist Lance Armstrong, who is best known for winning the Tour de France a record seven consecutive times after having survived testicular cancer, has announced his ... Read more...

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Help at hand for men with enlarged breasts


February 4th, 2011 - 10:26 am ICT by IANS
By Priyanka Sharma New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Men sweat it out in the gym for a V-shaped torso and muscularity, but many are stumped when it comes to dealing with gynecomestia, or ... Read more...

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Lance Armstrong’s New Zealand holiday


January 30th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland, Jan 30(ANI): American racing cyclist Lance Armstrong has been spotted in holiday hotspots across New Zealand as he takes time out from the drug allegations that continue to swirl around him.According ... Read more...

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Armstrong ‘pushed us towards’ banned boosting agent EPO: Ex-teammate


January 19th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 19(ANI): American racing cyclist Lance Armstrong encouraged members of his former team, Motorola, to use the banned boosting agent EPO, a former teammate has claimed.Stephen Swart, a teammate in ... Read more...

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Woman ‘poses as man’ to trick women into having sex


January 16th, 2011 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 16 (IANS) A British woman has been accused of pretending to be a man to have sexual contact with two female partners over a period of about nine years.Samantha Brooks, ... Read more...

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Woman in UK ‘poses as man for 9 yrs to trick women into having sex’


January 15th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 15 (ANI): A woman in the UK tricked two other women into having sexual relations by pretending to be a man for nine years, it has emerged.Samantha Brooks is accused ... Read more...

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Model gives nude beau ‘a hand’ in cancer awareness campaign


January 9th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 9 (ANI): Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine has stripped down with the hands of his girlfriend, Victoria's Secret model Anne Vyalitsyna, covering his privates, for the February issue of ... Read more...

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Anne Vyalitsyna’s Boyfriend Adam Levine Goes Full Monty, Almost!


January 7th, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 7, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Adam Levine, the Maroon 5 front man is a singer and guitarist who often evades the public glare. He is rather reclusive by nature. However, after ... Read more...

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Cancer survivor to become father with years old sperm


November 30th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 30 (IANS) Christopher Stone, aged 33, was just 17 when he was told he had testicular cancer. His testicle was removed but samples of his sperm were stored. And now, ... Read more...

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UK youngsters think kissing or a kick in the genitals can cause cancer


November 12th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 12 (ANI): Many youngsters in the UK think that kissing, toilet seats or a kick in the genitals can lead to cancer, according to a study.The poll has shed ... Read more...

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Painkillers during pregnancy can make sons infertile


November 9th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 9 (IANS) Painkillers taken by pregnant women could expose their unborn sons to risk of infertility, researchers say.Prolonged use of medicines such as paracetamol, aspirin and ibuprofen may harm the ... Read more...

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Study Shows Tall Men at Greater Risk for Testicular Cancer


October 28th, 2010 - 3:06 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although new research shows that taller men may be at a greater risk for obtaining testicular cancer, they are assured that there is no reason to panic, according ... Read more...

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Study: Tall men more likely to develop testicular cancer


October 27th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists have linked the increased risk of developing testicle cancer to the height of a man.A study has revealed that the chances of developing a testicle cancer ... Read more...

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Taller men at higher risk of testicular cancer


October 27th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 27 (IANS) Taller men are more at risk of testicular cancer than shorter men, says a new research. Scientists have found that for every two inches above the average ... Read more...

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Taller men at higher risk of testicular cancer: Experts


October 27th, 2010 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 27 (ANI): U.S experts have revealed that taller men may have a higher risk of getting testicular cancer.After examining data on more than 10,000 men, researchers discovered that for every ... Read more...

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Armstrong to end international career Down Under


October 24th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 24(ANI): Seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong will compete in Australia's Tour Down Under in January in what will be his final professional race outside his native United States.Armstrong ... Read more...

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Lance Armstrong welcomes fifth baby


October 19th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 19 (ANI): Cycling legend Lance Armstrong joyously announced the birth of his fifth child on Twitter.The seven-time Tour de France champion tweeted on Monday that "Olivia Marie Armstrong has ... Read more...

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US school ban ‘I [heart] boobies’ bracelet supporting cancer foundation


October 16th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 16 (ANI): A bracelet that reads "I [heart] boobies" has been banned from schools in the US, it has emerged.The administrators have told students who want to raise awareness ... Read more...

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Gene variations that alter key enzyme linked to prostate cancer


October 2nd, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 2 (ANI): A new study has found that variations in a gene for an enzyme involved in cell energy metabolism is likely to increase the risk for prostate cancer.Researchers at ... Read more...

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Comic books could educate young men about testicular cancer: Study


September 24th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 24 (ANI): A new report has suggested that comic books may help in spreading awareness about testicular cancer and its symptoms amongst young men and their partners.David Brame, comic book ... Read more...

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