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Washington, March 7 (ANI): Doctors have used gene therapy to upgrade the immune system of 12 patients suffering from HIV to help shield them from the virus's onslaught.
Tall people may be smarter than their shorter counterparts Mar 4, 11:13 am
London, Mar 4 (ANI): A new study by Edinburgh University's Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine has found a "small" link between height and intelligence.
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): The bark of the Amur cork tree (Phellodendron amurense) has been held with high regard for centuries for its healing properties.
Washington, March 3 (ANI): Researchers have developed a new methodology for rapidly measuring the level of antibiotic drug molecules in human blood serum, paving the way to applications within drug development and personalised medicine.
Washington, March 2 (ANI): Social media such as Twitter can be reportedly used for tracking HIV incidences and drug-related behaviors as well as for detecting and preventing outbreaks, according to a new UCLA-led study.
Washington, March 1 (ANI): Researchers have discovered viruses containing genes for antibiotic resistance in a fossilized fecal sample from 14th century Belgium, long before antibiotics were used in medicine.
Users warned against dodgy labeling on herbal medicines Feb 24, 2:00 pm
Sydney, Feb 24 (ANI): A new study has found that many herbal medicines are being sold with dodgy labeling and fail to comply with regulations.
Amendments to Drug Act simplify access to pain medicines Feb 22, 2:09 pm
New Delhi, Feb.22 (ANI): Millions of Indians suffering chronic pain will get better access to pain medicines following changes in India's drug law according to the Human Rights Watch.
Apple working on device that can predict heart attack by listening to sound of blood Feb 17, 11:46 am
Washington, Feb. 17 (ANI): Tech giant Apple is reportedly working on smart devices that could predict heart attacks by listening to the sound of blood.
Personalized meds come closer to reality Feb 16, 10:01 am
Washington, Feb. 16 (ANI): Researchers now recognise that all drugs may not have the same effects in all people.
'Non-identifying smokers' at same health risk as smokers Feb 12, 11:02 am
Washington, Feb. 12 (ANI): Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine said that there is a surprisingly large number of people who say they use cigarettes, but don't consider themselves to be "smokers."
Why certain women smokers are prone to early menopause Feb 6, 12:06 pm
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): Researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania have found the first evidence showing that smoking causes earlier signs of menopause - in the case of heavy smokers, up to nine years earlier than average - in white women with certain genetic variations.
Dead people's eyes may enable blind to see world Feb 3, 10:24 am
London, Feb. 3 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that cells taken from the donated eyes of dead people may be able to give sight to the blind.
One third of women have hot flashes for 10 years after menopause Jan 31, 10:36 am
Washington, Jan 31 (ANI): Researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania have found that moderate to severe hot flashes continue, on average, for nearly 5 years after menopause, and more than a third of women experience moderate/severe hot flashes for 10 years or more after menopause.
Justin Bieber's tests positive for marijuana, prescription medication in DUI arrest Jan 31, 10:05 am
Washington, Jan 31 (ANI): Justin Bieber's toxicology report from his DUI arrest has allegedly shown that he has tested positive for marijuana and prescription medicine.
Mouthwash users at higher risk of heart attacks Jan 28, 1:01 pm
London, January 28 (ANI): A new study has revealed that mouthwash users are at a greater risk of heart attack, as it can increase blood pressure by killing off "good" bacterias, which help blood vessels to relax.
Tokyo, Jan. 28 (ANI): One in four nursery school children who survived the 2011 quake and tsunami in Japan has psychiatric problems, a report has revealed.
Laughter is the best medicine to ward off flu Jan 24, 11:16 am
London, January 24 (ANI): A new poll has revealed that laughter is the best medicine to cure flu.
20pc women with ovarian cancer inherit predisposition to disease Jan 23, 10:43 am
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): A new research at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has estimated that one in five women with ovarian cancer inherit genetic mutations that increase the risk of the disease.
New drug target for cocaine addiction identified Jan 21, 12:43 pm
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): A new molecular mechanism has been identified by researchers from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, through which cocaine alters the brain's reward circuits and causes addiction.
How heart arrhythmias occur Jan 20, 11:05 am
Washington, Jan. 20 (ANI): Researchers have found the underlying mechanism of the calcium-triggered arrhythmias.
Washington, Jan 17 (ANI): A new research suggests that traditional Chinese herbal medicines hold promise for slowing the progression from prediabetes to an official diabetes diagnosis.
20 min aerobics/day can dramatically reduce women's diabetes risk Jan 15, 10:01 am
Washington, Jan. 15 (ANI): Researchers have said women who engaged in at least 150 min/week of aerobic activity and at least 60 min/week of muscle-strengthening activities had the most substantial risk reduction compared with inactive women.
Washington, Jan. 13 (ANI): Youth sports has led to intense training, frequent competition and early single sport specialization, overuse injuries and burnout have become common, which could have long-term effects.
Area where HIV persists in spite of treatment identified Jan 13, 9:57 am
Washington, Jan. 13 (ANI): Researchers may have found the answer to the question as to how the HIV virus persists in the body, and replication resumes if treatment is interrupted.
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