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Pistachios, not pretzels, are weight-loss snack!


May 4th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 04 (ANI): Nutrition researchers at UCLA have indicated that choosing to snack on pistachios rather than pretzels as part of a healthy diet not only supports your body mass index ... Read more...

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Aging LGB adults more likely to suffer chronic disease, mental distress


March 30th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): A new study from UCLA Center for Health Policy Research has found that members of aging lesbian, gay and bisexual population are more likely to suffer from certain ... Read more...

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Asthmatics living in poverty suffer more, finds study


December 18th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people with low incomes suffer more from the consequences of asthma as compared to those well off.The report from the UCLA Center ... Read more...

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‘Coffee ring’ may help biosensors detect disease


May 6th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 6 (ANI): Ever noticed the spot that is left behind after spilled coffee on a table evaporates? Well, the next time it happens, try and observe that the spot has ... Read more...

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Nearly 4 million Californians report sexual, physical violence


April 30th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 30 (ANI): A study has found that nearly 4 million adults in California have reported being a victim of physical or sexual violence at the hands of a spouse, companion ... Read more...

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Peppers may help you get rid of love handles


April 28th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): Love to have your food with extra pepper? Well, other than spicing up your taste buds, it will also help you lose those extra inches around the waist.Food ... Read more...

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Gene variant for autism discovered


April 29th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 29 (ANI): In the world's largest DNA scan for autism, US scientists have uncovered a new gene variant, called CDH10, which is highly common in children suffering from the disorder.In ... Read more...

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Blame parents for teen obesity crisis


February 10th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): A new study has suggested that one of the keys to solving teen obesity crisis starts with parents.According to a new policy brief released today by the ... Read more...

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