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IMA wants members not to do sex determination tests during pregnancy

...efrain from conducting sex-determination tests and aiding female foeticide. No support would be extended to...as an organisation should warn our members against aiding in such heinous crimes", said Dr. Vinay Agarwal, joint secretary, IMA headquarters, New Delhi. He w...

GlaxoSmithKline To Cultivate Non-Smoking Environment

...any promote Zyban, its anti-smoking drug. Glaxo is aiding companies cultivate a non-smoking environment as part of its policy, along with providing teams to help in the transition. // Some of the corporate, which have negotiated for this 'no-smoking' environment, are Housing Development Finance Corporatio...

Antibiotics not to reduce rate of cardiac diseases

...e role of the C. pneumoniae bacteria in causing or aiding the progress of cardiac conditions. Reference: New England Journal of Medicine, issue April 2005...

Enzyme for treatment of arthritis

Scientists have identified an enzyme’s new role in aiding joint inflammations in conditions like // arthritis. An enzyme called cathepsin G can regulate the ability of the immune cells to secrete chemicals that will start the process of inflammatory conditions that can lead to arthritis. The enzyme catheps...

Increasing Ice Psychosis

...lex Wodak, told that the Federal Government is not aiding the research to find other replacement drugs in place of the ice. Thereby this could help in treating and reducing the number of ice addict....

Gold Nanoparticles Are Good Detectors Biological Toxins

...amples back to a lab. This they hope would help in aiding investigations at crime scenes. Researchers led by Professor David Russell use of gold nanoparticles that are only 16 nanometres in diameter - roughly 1/5000th the width of a human hair. Once made, the particles are coated with sugars tailored to d...

Striking Students Asked to Vacate Hostels

...o issue notices to senior faculty members who were aiding and abetting the agitation. They claimed the AIIMS faculty was itself divided on the issue with some favouring quotas and others against it. "Some of the faculty members have approached us for implementing the proposed OBC quota as soon as possib...

Wonder Drug For Weight Loss Launched In UK

... drug of its kind as not only does it work well in aiding weight loss, it also controls diabetes and manages cholesterol. Researchers have explained that the trials of the drug have shown that almost 10% body weight reduction can be achieved within a year, which therein reduces the risk of diabetes and he...

Unraveling the Secrets of the Seabed of Andaman off the Thai coasts

...he coasts of Phuket and Phang Nga with a motive of aiding the preparation in the event of natural disasters. This endeavor which is slated to span a four year timeframe is assisted by the Tsunami Fund. Mapping of the sea bed is planned to begin soon. <br...

Cutting the risk of diabetes with a pill

...ances the body’s receptive mechanism to insulin in aiding better glucose management, thus offsetting diabetes. The pill, named as rosiglitazone, marketed under the brand name Avandia by the British company GlaxoSmithKline, has just emerged out of a successful three-year trial, and is claimed to be able t...

"Dynamic Energy Landscape" of enzyme in Catalysis

...e state, facilitating the progress of catalysis by aiding the movement of ligands (molecules that bind to one chemical entity to form a larger complex) on and off the enzyme. "These findings contrast with the traditional 'induced fit' hypothesis," Wright said. "One of the tenets of that hypothesis is that...

Mental Health Wards rated unpleasant

...he hospital environment is a significant factor in aiding the recovery of people with mental health problems. "That is why we have significantly increased capital investment in mental health services. "On top of the £1.6bn capital spent by mental health trusts over the past four years, we have made availabl...

Stroke Patients Benefited by Occupational Therapy

...The occupational therapy was especially focused on aiding patients regain the ability to perform their personal everyday functions needed for independent living and, in some cases, leisure and work-related skills. The researchers found that patients who underwent occupational therapy were less likely to sh...

Tobacco Smugglers are Helping Terrorists: WHO

...g traffickers, a new breed of tobacco smugglers is aiding terrorist outfits and India too could be affected soon, a top official //of the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said. "We know that international drug cartels have some links with terrorists but now proofs are emerging of illegal tobacco smuggle...

Amul to Launch Sugar Free Desserts

...dded. These have a multiple range of benefits like aiding digestion, strengthening the immune system, fighting allergic reactions and are also effective in controlling travelers' diarrhea. Probiotics also help in the prevention of formation and growth of colon cancer and enhances brain activity, accordingl...

Portugal’s Citizens Vote to Legalize Abortio

...ive years back when 49 persons were prosecuted for aiding and permitting abortion (including the 17 mothers who underwent the abortion). The case led to a nationwide move to legalize abortion before 10 weeks into the pregnancy. Yet the turnout of voters was just 44 percent and short of the 50 percent qu...

Targeting SOCS-3 can Control Obesity

...cientists may be able to repair leptin deficiency, aiding in weight loss. "Of course these findings are quite far from the development of a weight loss drug," explained Cowley. "This work further highlights the essential role of SOCS-3 in this critical regulation system." "One of the surprising things w...

Eat Chillies, Burn Fat

... Chilli is already thought to speed up metabolism, aiding weight loss. Earlier, researches found it could also cause prostate and pancreatic cancer cells to kill themselves. It also helps prevent and heal stomach ulcers. This is because it blocks acid production, stimulates alkali - an inorganic compoun...

Super Bug - A Tough Bug to Plug

...uge crowd swarming the hospitals, is like the wind aiding the spread of fire. The bug seems to have an affinity for those with weakened immune systems-especially those aged 65 years and older. In England, patients over 65 were down with C. difficile in great numbers, 8% higher than the previous year. Th...

Now Sex Determination of Fetuses in Six Weeks in UK

...efrain from conducting sex-determination tests and aiding female feticide. No support would be extended to practitioners caught in the act, the IMA had warned. The Indian authorities are wrestling with the problem, and here comes a report that such tests are being sold on the internet, essentially targeti...

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