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Research reveals that ‘Early birds are happier’


June 13th, 2012 - 10:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Toronto, June 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to a new research, early risers are the happiest. Scientists have concluded that individuals who get up earlier in the morning were generally healthier and happier ... Read more...

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Women feel guilty dealing with work issues at home: Study


March 9th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 9 (ANI): Communication technologies are often seen as solutions to balancing work and family life.However, a new study has suggested that receiving work-related contact at home takes a greater toll ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

People behave immorally when situations are ‘favourable’


November 24th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Nov 24 (IANS) Many people say they wouldn't cheat in a test, lie on a job application or refuse to help a person in need. But if conditions are tweaked a ... Read more...

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Study says developing nations biotech firms may be forced to make drugs for rich West


September 14th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.14 (ANI): Though a new wave of biotech firms in developing countries has sprung up to meet the global demand for affordable drugs and vaccines, a study says that there is ... Read more...

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Childhood abuse may be linked to osteoarthritis


November 3rd, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Nov 3 (IANS) Adults who have experienced physical abuse as children have a higher chance of suffering from osteoarthritis compared to those who have not been abused, according to a new ... Read more...

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Childhood physical abuse linked to arthritis


November 3rd, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 03 (ANI): A new study has found a link between childhood physical abuse and osteoarthritis in adulthood.The study conducted by University of Toronto researchers showed that adults who had experienced ... Read more...

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Life under threat as more ultraviolet radiation to hit earth


September 7th, 2009 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 7 (IANS) Rapid climate changes are set to redistribute the already shrinking ozone layer, exposing earth's southern parts up to 20 percent more ultraviolet radiation, warns a Canadian study. Concentrated ... Read more...

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Childhood physical abuse linked to higher cancer risk in adulthood


June 26th, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): A new study by University of Toronto researchers has revealed that childhood physical abuse is associated with higher risk of cancer in adulthood.The study has shown that ... Read more...

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New technique to read people’s minds


February 10th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 10 (IANS) Canadian researchers have developed a new infra-red scanning technique to read people's thoughts.University of Toronto researchers, who have developed this optical brain imaging technique in collaboration with Canada's ... Read more...

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Gold surprisingly gets harder, not softer, when scientists heat it up


January 23rd, 2009 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 23 (ANI): While heating is generally known to cause any article to become softer, University of Toronto researchers have shown exactly the opposite effect on gold. It is counter-intuitive ... Read more...

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Humans and chimps differ at level of gene splicing


November 15th, 2007 - 3:53 pm ICT by admin
Washington, November 15 (ANI): University of Toronto researchers have moved one step further towards understanding why humans differ so greatly from chimpanzees in terms of looks, behaviour and disease immunity when 99 ... Read more...

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