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'Carb breakdown' gene key player in obesity Mar 31, 1:41 pm
Washington, March 31 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that people with fewer copies of a gene coding for a carb-digesting enzyme may be at higher risk of obesity.
Washington, March 6 (ANI): Researchers have said that girls who play with Barbie dolls see fewer career options for themselves than for boys.
Washington, March 5 (ANI): A new study has found that women's jobs are not only poorer paid, less flexible and more stressful, but they also offer fewer promotion opportunities as compared to men.
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): A giant asteroid, 100 feet wide, is set to fly past Earth early Wednesday evening, soaring fewer than 218,000 miles from our planet, which is slightly closer than the orbit of the moon itself.
Washington, March 1 (ANI): Many U.S. counties have incorporated electronic voting technology, largely in response to well-publicized challenges related to older mechanical and punch-card models, according to a new study published in Human Factors.
Washington, Jan. 14 (ANI): A new study has shown that humans and other primates burn 50 percent fewer calories each day than other mammals, suggesting that these remarkably slow metabolisms explain why humans and other primates grow up so slowly and live such long lives.
Washington, Dec. 14 (ANI): Researchers have said that despite working in more routine and less autonomous jobs, having fewer close friends at work, and feeling less supported by their coworkers, blacks report significantly more positive emotions in the workplace than whites.
Diet and exercise linked to risk of developing kidney stones Dec 13, 1:18 pm
Washington, Dec. 12 (ANI): A new study has found that engaging in physical activity every now and then and consuming fewer calories can decrease the risk of developing kidney stones.
Gut bacteria linked to colorectal cancer Dec 7, 10:47 am
Washington, Dec. 7 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that colorectal cancer patients had fewer beneficial bacteria and more harmful bacteria than people without the disease.
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): Researchers suggest that the US would have several million fewer smokers if graphic warning labels similar to those introduced in Canada nearly a decade ago were imposed on cigarette packs.
Orlando, Oct 28 (ANI): While many football helmet and mouth guard manufacturers claim that their equipment will lessen impact forces and reduce concussion risk, neither a specific brand nor a higher cost were associated with fewer concussions in adolescent athletes, according to an abstract presented at the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) National Conference and Exhibition in Orlando.
Doing yoga during menopause may help treat insomnia Sep 28, 10:03 am
Washington, Sept. 28 (ANI): Taking a 12-week yoga class and practicing at home has been linked to less insomnia - but not to fewer or less bothersome hot flashes or night sweats, according to scientists.
Working less can boost health, economy and protect environment Sep 18, 3:16 pm
London, Sept 18 (ANI): A new research suggests that working fewer hours each week can be good for your health, protect the environment and even boost the economy.
Eating fish and nuts can help boost school kids' academic scores Sep 18, 11:47 am
New York, Sept 18 (ANI): A new study has found that kids who have higher levels of omega-3 fatty acids are "significantly" more likely to score better on reading and memory tests and had fewer behavioral problems.
Changing lifestyle can help lengthen lifespan Sep 17, 10:35 am
Washington, Sept 17 (ANI): Changes in diet, exercise, stress management and social support may lengthen telomeres, which are associated with fewer illnesses and longer life, a new study has revealed.
Bloomberg's success secrets include taking fewer toilet breaks! Aug 24, 2:53 pm
New York, Aug. 24 (ANI): New York's Mayor Michael Bloomberg has disclosed his recipe of success to be working for longer hours and taking few bathroom breaks.
Soon, hope for addicts with fewer side effect drugs Aug 5, 2:40 pm
Washington, Aug 5 (ANI): Researchers at the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have looked into the development of more effective drugs for addiction with fewer side effects.
Fewer teeth linked to poor memory Jul 27, 10:28 am
Washington, July 27 (ANI): People who have fewer natural teeth perform poorly on memory tests, a new study has revealed.
How starbursts stunt galaxy growth Jul 25, 2:26 pm
Washington, July 25 (ANI): A new study has tried to find out how there are far fewer galaxies at the most massive end of the galactic scale than expected, which scientists have long sought to explain.
FIA puts 'brakes' on pitlane speed following German GP disaster Jul 24, 3:41 pm
London, July 24 (ANI): A new pitlane speed limit has been imposed for Formula One teams, cutting it from 100 km/h to 80 km/h with immediate effect, which is expected to give problems to team strategists who may now opt to make fewer stops for fresh tyres.
Spending nights away from home affects baby's attachment Jul 21, 2:42 pm
Washington, July 21 (ANI): Infants who spent at least one night per week away from their mothers have more insecure attachments to the mother, as compared to babies who had fewer overnights or saw their fathers only during the day, a new study has found.
Statins' benefits outweigh side effects Jul 10, 1:43 pm
Washington, July 10 (ANI):A new study suggests that statins-the popular class of cholesterol-lowering drugs used widely to prevent recurrent heart disease or stroke as well as risk for having a first cardiac or stroke event-causes fewer side effects.
Wealth of world's seed banks today key for the future Jul 6, 12:14 pm
Washington, July 6 (ANI): With fewer than a dozen flowering plants out of 300,000 species accounting for 80 percent of humanity's caloric intake, people need to tap unused plants to feed the world in the near future, claims Cornell University plant geneticist Susan McCouch in the Comment feature of the July 4 issue of Nature.
Christians tweet more happily than atheists Jun 27, 3:32 pm
Washington, June 27 (ANI): Christians use more positive words, fewer negative words and engage in less analytical thinking than atheists, according to a computer analysis of almost 2 million text messages.
NSA whistleblower 'too hot' for Beijing to handle Jun 21, 1:21 pm
Washington, June 21 (ANI): Beijing who has been keeping mum over NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden's indecisive future has reportedly called his issue 'too hot to handle' as a result of which there are fewer options for Beijing.
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