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Study reveals that using Wi-Fi on a laptop ‘damages sperm’


November 30th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Nov 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study says exposure to laptop Wi-Fi affects the quality of sperms of a man. Researchers from Argentina and the United States carried out the study ... Read more...

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Early school time ups crash rates among sleep restricted teen drivers


April 16th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 16 (ANI): A new study has found increased automobile crash rates among Virginia Beach teen drivers who start school earlier in the morning.The study analyzed data provided by the Virginia ... Read more...

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TB drug could improve social skills in autistic people


December 9th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Scientists have identified a potential novel treatment strategy for the social impairment of people with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), an aspect of the condition that has a profound ... Read more...

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Healthy baby conceived from 20-year-old embryo


October 11th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 11 (IANS) A baby has been conceived in the US out of an embryo frozen 20 years ago - the longest time a fertilised egg has been stored before developing ... Read more...

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Drug to prevent deadly immune response on the anvil


August 27th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): Researchers, led by an Indian origin scientist, have isolated a molecule, small enough to be used as a drug, that can shut down a dysfunctional immune response that ... Read more...

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One in 10 fathers get baby blues, shows study


May 20th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 20 (IANS) A recent study has revealed that men are as likely as women to suffer from post-natal depression. According to the study, done by the Eastern Virginia Medical School, one ... Read more...

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New Study Shows Dads Get Postpartum Depression Too


May 19th, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In recent years, it has become common knowledge that women experience what is know as 'Post Partum Depression' after having a baby. A recently discovered fact may surprise ... Read more...

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Fathers experience prenatal, postpartum depression too


May 19th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 19 (ANI): A an analysis of previous research has revealed that about 10 percent of fathers experience prenatal or postpartum depression, with rates being highest in the 3 to 6 ... Read more...

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Age two is obesity tipping point


February 12th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 12 (IANS) The tipping point in obesity often occurs before two years of age, and sometimes as early as three months, when the child is learning how much and what ... Read more...

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Age 2 the “tipping point” for obesity


February 12th, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): The "tipping point" in obesity often occurs before two years of age, and sometimes as early as three months, when the child is learning how much and what ... Read more...

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New discovery could help inhibit deadly immune response


February 10th, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): Scientists from Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters (CHKD) and Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) in Norfolk, Va. have made a novel discovery that could help halt deadly ... Read more...

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Potential therapeutic target for diabetes identified


February 5th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): Scientists have identified a potential target for the treatment of Type 1 diabetes.The research team at Eastern Virginia Medical School, led by Jerry Nadler, has been studying the ... Read more...

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Newport News Public Schools & other institutions Closure


November 12th, 2009 - 11:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Virginia, Nov 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hurricane Ida is forcing the closure of several schools and other educational institutions. The closures have been particularly seen in the eastern coastal areas of Virginia. ... Read more...

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Childhood virus may become the saviour of soldiers


September 7th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 7 (ANI): Scientists have found that a harmless piece from a common childhood virus may help stop a biological process that kills a significant percentage of battlefield casualties, heart attack ... Read more...

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Don’t SMS whl drvng, it can hv ddly rslt


May 5th, 2009 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 5 (IANS) Sending text messages while driving can be dangerous, a perception that has now been borne out by the latest study. Twenty-one teens using a driving simulator while sending text ... Read more...

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Childhood obesity begins at two


August 2nd, 2008 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 2 (IANS) Obesity prevention efforts should begin as early as the age of two, when children reach a tipping point that could predispose them to obesity later in life, a ... Read more...

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Dads baby blues affects kids’ speech development


May 8th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by admin
London, May 8 (ANI): Its not just mums who suffer from postnatal depression. A new study has found that dads also get the baby blues, which in turn may affect their ... Read more...

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