Keyword Results for 'human health'
Pesticides may harm 'brain development of unborn babies' Dec 18, 11:32 am
London, Dec. 18 (ANI): Pesticides are not only responsible for a decline in bee populations but they can also affect human health and harm the brain development of unborn babies, according to European safety experts.
Washington, Dec. 4 (ANI): Scientists have said that they have proof that descendants of the H2N2 avian influenza A virus that killed millions worldwide in the 1950s still pose a threat to human health, particularly to those under 50.
Washington, Nov 08 (ANI): While traditional toxicology studies have indicated that only very high doses of Bisphenol A (BPA)- known endocrine disruptor that hijacks the normal responses of hormones- affect exposed animals, a new study has revealed that the lower doses of the chemical may also affect humans.
Soon, implantable electronic shrink wrap to heal human hearts Sep 16, 3:17 pm
Washington, Sept 16 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that laminating devices, which could enhance human health and performance by marrying electronics with the human body, onto tissues could help achieve natural motions, without mechanical constraint.
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Virginia Tech scientists have found that mosquitoes reared in cooler temperatures have weaker immune systems, making them more susceptible to dangerous viruses and more likely to transmit them to people.
Trees 'may be linked to human health' Jan 17, 11:40 am
Washington, January 17 (ANI): As evidence is increasing from multiple scientific fields that exposure to the natural environment can improve human health, researchers have - in a new study - associated the presence of trees with human health.
Air pollution levels in Beijing soar to 'life threatening' levels Jan 13, 12:57 pm
London, Jan. 13 (ANI): Chinese capital Beijing is witnessing air pollution, which has reached levels considered hazardous to human health.
German doc criticizes WHO report downplaying health effects after nuke crisis on Fukushima residents Dec 16, 4:22 pm
Tokyo, Dec. 16 (ANI): A German doctor and member of a Nobel Peace Prize-winning physicians' group has criticized a World Health Organization report on the Fukushima nuclear tragedy for underestimating its impact on human health.
Cats 'hazardous to human health' Sep 5, 12:07 pm
London, September 5 (ANI): Pet cats pose a serious risk of illness and even death to humans, experts have revealed.
'Super spaghetti' to make pasta healthier Aug 30, 12:22 pm
Washington, August 30 (ANI): A team of researchers are working towards producing better quality pasta that also adds greater value to human health.
Boosting beneficial bacteria in drinking water 'may improve health' Aug 11, 10:44 am
London, August 11 (ANI): While water treatment facilities try to remove the hundreds of millions of bacteria that are present in it, encouraging some microbes to row could in turn benefit human health, a new study has claimed.
Seal flu could endanger human health Jul 31, 4:11 pm
London, July 31 (ANI): A new type of influenza virus found in seals could pose a threat to humans, scientists have warned.
New Delhi, June 28 (ANI): The Delhi High Court has issued notices to the Central Government and the Central Insecticides Board for permitting a Gujarat-based chemical company to illegally import from China the insecticide -- Emamectin Benzoate -- with lesser purity, causing serious implications on agriculture as insecticides made out of this could pose problems to crops and human health in India.
Over half of inhaled diesel soot gets deposited in lungs Jun 28, 2:47 pm
Washington, June 28 (ANI): Soot particles contained in the exhaust from diesel-fuelled vehicles, wood fires and coal-driven power stations is not only a scourge for the climate but also for human health.
UN chief hails progress in Chinese sustainable development Jun 27, 1:17 pm
Geneva, June 27 (Xinhua-ANI): The United Nations commended progress made by the Chinese government in achieving sustainable development, especially in aspects of maintaining human health and protecting environment, said Ban Ki-moon, secretary-general of the UN here on Tuesday.
Moderate coffee intake provides protection against heart failure Jun 27, 10:19 am
Washington, June 27 (ANI): The effect of coffee consumption on human health has been a conflicting subject among experts.
Viruses target gut microbes and affect human health Jun 25, 2:46 pm
Washington, June 25 (ANI): Scientists have analyzed a bacterial immune system and revealed a common set of viruses that attack good bacteria in the human gut.
Overdiagnosis poses threat to patients' health May 31, 10:35 am
Washington, May 31 (ANI): Overdiagnosis poses a significant threat to human health by labeling healthy people as sick and wasting resources on unnecessary care, a senior researcher at Bond University in Australia has warned.
Still no evidence that mobile phones harm human health Apr 26, 11:35 am
London, April 26 (ANI): Scientists who looked at hundreds of studies of mobile phone exposure have found no conclusive links to cancer risk, brain function or infertility.
Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): New green-glowing zebrafish could make understanding the damage that pollution causes to both wildlife and human health much easier, researchers say.
How stress affects humans Apr 10, 11:29 am
Washington, Apr 10 (ANI): By studying social stress that moulds monkey immune system, researchers have shed light on how the stress of low socioeconomic status may impact human health and how individuals' bodies adapt after a shift in their social environment.
Washington, March 7 (ANI): A new study has provided new insights into how flavanols and procyanidins - natural compounds commonly found in foods, such as cocoa, grapes, and apples - may work in the body to exert cardiovascular benefits.
Chemistry research may help free environment of toxins Jan 29, 4:43 pm
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): A researcher is studying materials that use light or darkness to purify air filled with toxins that are harmful to human health and the environment.
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): A new study has found that normal laboratory mice are not a good model for assessing the health risk to humans from well-done meat and fish.
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): Understanding insect physiology may lead to advances in human health and welfare, a US researcher says.
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