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HIV drives 15 lakh kids homeless

HIV drives 15 lakh kids homeless

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JAIPUR: City-based NGOs observed World AIDS Orphans Day on Saturday to draw attention to the plight of such children. They organised programmes to sensitise people. Lata Singh, programme cordinator of FXB India Suraksha, said 15 lakh children are homeless due to HIV in India. The situation is getting worse in Rajasthan... 

‘No smoking signs’ evoke desire in smokers to have a puff.

‘No smoking signs’ evoke desire in smokers to have a puff.

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A recent study conducted at oxford university says that any form of ‘No Smoking ‘signs create an interest and it evokes a desire in smokers to have a puff. The effect of ‘No Smoking’ signs in smokers to create a desire for smoking is described as ‘Ironic Effect’. Earp who led the team said that every smoker who... 

Endosulfan victim dies, clinic ransacked

Endosulfan victim dies, clinic ransacked

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KASARGOD: Protesters ransacked the private clinic of a doctor at the General Hospital here on Thursday and staged a sitin before the hospital gate following the death of a three-year-old girl, listed as an endosulfan victim. The Health Department later suspended Dr Narayana Naik from service on the basis of a probe... 

New method to minimise spinal cord injury pain

New method to minimise spinal cord injury pain

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After a spinal cord injury there is an increased production of a protein (RhoA) that blocks regeneration of nerve cells that carry signals along the spinal cord and prevents the injured tissue from healing. Scientists at the W.M. Keck Center for Collaborative Neuroscience and Quark Pharmaceuticals Inc. have developed a chemically... 

PGI goes slow  on issue of reused cannula

PGI goes slow on issue of reused cannula

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CHANDIGARH: It has been a week since the complaint of reused cannula and the issue is still in papers of PGI’s administration. A committee was constituted on Saturday to investigate the case as the chemist has denied his role in the allegation. According to deputy director PGI administration Dr Surjit Singh, ”We... 

Treating sports injuries at Safdarjung

Treating sports injuries at Safdarjung

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NEW DELHI: There is good news for sportspersons visiting Safdarjung hospital’s sports injury centre. The hospital has started a new state-of the-art gym, which will help patients suffering from injuries recover quickly by strengthening the targeted body parts – shoulders, knees, lower limbs and upper limbs –... 

Woman dies after delivery, negligence alleged

Woman dies after delivery, negligence alleged

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CHENNAI: A helper at the Chennai Corporation maternity hospital in Shenoy Nagar was placed under suspension and memos were served on two maternity assistants following the post-delivery death of a woman, on Friday. A senior medical officer told Express that 26yearold Kavitha was admitted to the Corporation hospital with... 

How to lose weight without dieting

How to lose weight without dieting

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Losing sleep over losing weight? Can’t seem to stick to your diet plan? Health Me Up tell you how to lose weight without dieting. To most of us, the term ‘diet’ conjures up images of starvation and hunger. But is this really necessary? Will starving yourself really help you achieve that ultimate weight loss... 

Bad News For Coffee Drinkers Who Get Headaches

Bad News For Coffee Drinkers Who Get Headaches

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People who consume high amounts of caffeine each day are more likely to suffer occasional headaches than those with low caffeine consumption, researchers in Norway have found. But, oddly enough, low caffeine consumption was associated with a greater likelihood of chronic headaches. But in findings that had “no obvious... 

Smokers at risk from their own ‘second

Smokers at risk from their own ‘second

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It is well known that smokers damage their health by directly inhaling cigarette smoke. Now, research published in BioMed Central’s open access journal Environmental Health has shown that they are at additional risk from breathing environmental tobacco smoke, contrary to the prevailing assumption that such risks would... 

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