Research has confirmed suspicions that a new gene could be yet another causative factor that makes people susceptible to Alzheimer's disease, an expert said. "Work that my group has been involved in
Penigra : An Indian variant of Viagra will hit the market next March with the claim that it will not hurt the customer's pocket. Penigra, being manufactured by pharmaceutical giant Cadilla Healthcare
How people remember things, why some things are more memorable than others, and how memory might be improved, are slowly being cleared up : a
The World Bank has approved a US$32.4 million credit for "Fast-track Project" to assist Bangladesh in addressing arsenic crisis, the largest poisoning effect in the country. The Arsenic Mitigation
Young black women in a job-training programme for disadvantaged youths were much more likely than other participants to be infected with the AIDS virus, federal health officials said. The centres
With sale of mustard oil now banned in both Delhi and West Bengal, focus has shifted to an instrument developed at Lucknow, which could help housewives detect 'argemone'adulteration in the oil. The
The Municipal Committee of Delhi today claimed that cholera positive cases had shown a major downward trend in the past three weeks. There were only 68 cases this week, 74 cases in the last week and
The Bihar Government today launched a special drive to identify dropsy cases in the wake of reports that over 20 people have caught this killer disease in the state.
As more persons succumbed to dropsy in the Capital after comsuming adulterated mustard oil, five more states--UP, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Orissa and Assam--on Friday banned the sale of mustard
Experts have warned that toxic argemone oil, used for adulterating mustard oil, can find a passage into the body not just through food, but even by a friendly massage.
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