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Urine test can predict fatal condition in pregnant women


November 13th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 13 (IANS) A simple urine test during mid-pregnancy could tell which women will suffer from pre-eclampsia, a potentially fatal complication.The key problem so far has been separating which ... Read more...

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Urine test can detect tuberculosis, say Delhi scientists


August 5th, 2011 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 5 (IANS) Scientists at the International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB) in New Delhi have shown that tuberculosis may be diagnosed in future using a fast, ... Read more...

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Urine test can detect cancers early


June 10th, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 10 (IANS) A simple urine test can help detect cancers of the gut, stomach and pancreas much earlier than existing procedures.Researchers have identified key proteins in the urine ... Read more...

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Home urine test measures insulin production in diabetics


February 25th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Scientists have developed a simple home urine test that can measure if patients with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes are producing their own insulin.The urine test, ... Read more...

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Kidney disease gene linked to debilitating mental disorder


January 5th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 5 (ANI): Oz researchers have found that gene mutations, which cause a rare kidney disease, may also be involved in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).Researchers from the Centenary Institute in Sydney ... Read more...

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Iowa Hawkeyes College Football Team Player Derrell Johnson Koulianos Arrested On Drug Charges


December 8th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Iowa, Dec 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The wide receiver of Iowa Hawkeyes college football team, Derrell Johnson-Koulianos has been arrested on drug charges on Tuesday. The media outlets reported that Iowa ... Read more...

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers rookie WR Mike Williams arrested for DUI


November 20th, 2010 - 1:38 am ICT by BNO News
TAMPA BAY, FLORIDA(BNO NEWS) -- Tampa Bay Buccaneers rookie wide receiver Mike Williams was arrested on speeding and suspicion of driving under the influence (DIU), local authorities said Friday.Early Friday morning, at ... Read more...

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Early warning signs for prostate cancer identified


November 7th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 7 (IANS) Scientists have discovered potential early warning signs for prostate cancer that could be used to spot the disease before symptoms emerge. They identified two proteins that are ... Read more...

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A simple urine test could predict heart disease


November 1st, 2010 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) A simple urine test could predict if you are a candidate for heart disease -- years before the symptoms show up.Scientists at Glasgow University are using urine samples ... Read more...

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Oz nurse fired for having sex with patient


September 11th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sep 11 (ANI): An Australian nurse has been sacked after having sexual relationship with a patient, while another got reinstated unconditionally after testing positive to marijuana use.The alleged drug user, ... Read more...

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Morning urine test could help doctors save kidneys


July 16th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): A morning urine test is best in detecting declining kidney performance in patients with diabetic kidney disease, according to a new study.Patients suffering from this disorder often excrete ... Read more...

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High-ranking cop, officers nabbed in raids in Malaysia


July 13th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, July 13 (ANI): A bid to curb crime in Malaysia has seen more than 10 police officers, including two policewomen caught during raids.Eight of the officers were nabbed in Johor, ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan’s Lawyer States That A Urine Test Has Showed No Alcohol In Her Body


June 20th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Shawn Chapman Holley is a legal representative for the distressed actress, Lindsay Lohan. He has declared that she did not possess alcohol in her ... Read more...

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No Alcohol In Lindsay Lohan’s Urine Test, Says Attorney


June 20th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Los Angeles, June 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to Shawn Chapman Holley the attorney of Lindsay Lohan, the actress had reportedly yielded negative results for alcohol in an alcohol test that ... Read more...

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Mystery looms over LiLo’s sobriety at MTV Awards


June 19th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, June 19 (ANI): Was Lindsay Lohan drunk at the MTV awards? Well, that still remains a mystery amidst mixed reports.According to RadarOnline.com, Lohan's alcohol level ranged from .03 to ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan tests negative for alcohol


June 19th, 2010 - 4:33 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 19 (IANS) Hollywood actress Lindsay Lohan's attorney has said there was no alcohol in her system when her alcohol-monitoring bracelet started flashing at an MTV Awards afterparty. According to ... Read more...

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Simple urine test could help detect autism


June 5th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 5 (IANS) A simple urine test could help in the detection of autism because of a different chemical profile that children with this condition have, a new study ... Read more...

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Soon, simple urine test for autism


June 4th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Autistic children have a different chemical fingerprint in their urine than their non-autistic peers, according to a new study.According to researchers behind the Journal of Proteome Research study, ... Read more...

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Kidney function, damage markers could help predict mortality risk


May 18th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 18 (ANI): A new study has shown that common tests of kidney function and damage can predict the risk of death from cardiovascular diseases and all causes.This analysis of 21 ... Read more...

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Soon, urine test to diagnose colon cancer


April 22nd, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 22 (ANI): Scientists are close to developing a urine test for detecting colon cancer.Such a test could compliment or even reduce the need for colonoscopy, the mainstay screening test used ... Read more...

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Soon, urine test for kidney cancer


April 8th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): A simple urine test for kidney cancer is on the way, says a group of researchers.While kidney cancer patients, the team of researchers at Washington University School of ... Read more...

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Garlic may have cancer fighting potential


March 2nd, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 2 (IANS) Garlic may help fight cancer, new research suggests. In a small pilot study, a new urine test developed by researchers suggests that the more garlic people consumed, the lower ... Read more...

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Garlic may harbour cancer cure


March 2nd, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 2 (ANI): A urine test that can simultaneously measure the extent of a potential carcinogenic process and a marker of garlic consumption in humans has been designed.In a small pilot ... Read more...

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New test quickly detects kidney transplant rejection


February 18th, 2010 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 18 (IANS) A urine test devised by researchers is faster, simpler and less invasive than current biopsy tests to detect kidney transplant rejections. The first ever urine test to detect such ... Read more...

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Simple urine test to diagnose preeclampsia


February 5th, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 05 (ANI): Scientists have developed a simple urine test to diagnose preeclampsia, a serious hypertensive complication linked to pregnancy.Researchers at Yale School of Medicine have named it the "Congo Red ... Read more...

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Now, urine test to differentiate between dangerous, safe snoring


January 10th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 10 (ANI): A simple urine test can now help differentiate between dangerous and safe snoring.Researchers at the University of Chicago conducted a study on 90 children referred to a clinic ... Read more...

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Blood glucose self-monitoring offers no benefit for type 2 diabetes patients


January 8th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 8 (ANI): A new study suggests that the blood glucose self-monitoring is not in any way beneficial to non-insulin-dependent type 2 diabetes patients.The Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health ... Read more...

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Urine test may help diagnose pneumonia early


December 10th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 10 (IANS) A discovery could help design a urine test to diagnose community-acquired pneumonia (CAP), a difficult-to-diagnose disease and the sixth leading cause of death in the US. The test ... Read more...

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New, accurate urine test to diagnose pneumonia


December 10th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): A new study by American scientists suggests a new and a more accurate urine test to diagnose community-acquired pneumonia (CAP).Researchers believe the test could help save numerous life ... Read more...

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Soon, urine test for pediatric obstructive sleep apnea


December 7th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 07 (ANI): Scientists say they have found a technique that can determine whether a child has obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) or habitual snoring by screening their urine.Researchers at the University ... Read more...

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New e-nose can reveal smokers without need for blood, urine tests


September 16th, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 16 (ANI): An electronic nose foil some people's attempt to deceive their doctors by telling them that they are non-smokers, in order to get cheaper life insurance.Paul Thomas at ... Read more...

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Soon, simple urine test to predict patients’ responses to drugs


August 11th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): A simple urine test may soon help predict patients' response to particular drugs, say researchers.The research team from Imperial College London and Pfizer Research and Development showed that ... Read more...

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Actor Tom Sizemore arrested


August 7th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 7 (IBNS) Actor Tom Sizemore was arrested in downtown Los Angeles on charges of alleged domestic violence, the Los Angeles Police Department said.Sizemore was arrested by officers with LAPD’s Rampart Division ... Read more...

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Simple chlamydia urine test offers rapid, pain-free diagnosis


July 29th, 2009 - 11:36 am ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): Researchers have developed a new urine test which will allow doctors to diagnose Chlamydia infection in men within the hour, improving the ability to successfully treat the infection ... Read more...

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Simple urine test for appendicitis may soon be available


June 23rd, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 23 (ANI): A simple urine test to detect appendicitis may soon be available, if scientists have their way.Researchers at the Children's Hospital Boston have identified a protein in the ... Read more...

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