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Scottish Engineer Devises Versatile Hand
...ld-from Texas said: 'Now I can pick up a Styrofoam cup
without crushing it. 'With my other hand, I really had to concentrate how much pressure I was putting on the cup. Every day I have this hand, it surprises me.' The device is on sale privately, with an entirely lifelike version for around 13,000....
Male Casting Couch in Bollywood?
... and kept calling me till I told him I was not his cup
of tea, says Sonu Sood, who played Abhishek Bachchans elder brother in Yuva and a parallel lead with Emraan Hashmi in Aashiq Banaya Aapne. Nigar Khans husband and actor Sahil Khan (who debuted in N Chandras Style) was also approached by another co-...
Europe's Last Dancing Bears Sheltered After Years of Abuse
...hat we ate," Veselin said as he tried to squeeze a cup
of water between the bars of Misho's cage. The animal lifted its muzzle towards him and groaned. "Who is doing the abuse and torture now?" Veselin lashed out at Khalil's team. But the vets said bad nutrition was what actually caused Misho to lose a...
Tea Pill, Tea Cola Hitting Markets Soon
...d if one is in a hurry but still in the mood for a cup
of tea , just pop a tea pill and get refreshed. ...ing the same refreshing effect like a steaming hot cup
of tea. "The pill is absolutely safe and can be chewed, or placed under the tongue, besides drinki...
Eyelid Spasm can Be Prevented by Coffee Drinking
...o drank more coffee 1.7 years for each additional cup
per day.Previous studies have suggested that smoki...e seen. Considering that the caffeine content of a cup
of Italian coffee (60120 mg) is similar to the average content of a cup
of American coffee (95125 mg...
Ahmedabads Graveyard Eatery, a Popular Joint for Hundreds
Sipping a cup
of tea, or chatting with friends is common, but to do it in a graveyard in Ahmedabad, seems unique . Welcome to "Lucky Hotel", which is nestled in the middle of 22 tombs. Visitors are served by waiters, who jump over tombs to serve food at this a...
Feeding Premature Babies by Cup may Not Be of Much Help
... possible. In some cases, hospitals have turned to cup
feeding, in which a baby sips or laps milk in a small cup
placed beneath the upper lip. Anndrea Flint, a nurse manager at the Centre for Clinical Nursing of...
Adding Milk to Black Tea Wont Ruin Its Antioxidant Effects
... group of nine healthy young men, who were given a cup
or two. The researchers served Black tea first and monitored the sample group's plasma for levels of certain polyphenols. The same thing was done after adding milk to the tea. Based on their results they concluded that adding milk made no diffe...
Four Cups of Coffee a Day may Cut Down the Risk of Gout
...coffee drinkers divided into 4 groups less than 1 cup
per day, 1 to 3 cups per day, 4 to 5 cups per day, and 6 or more cups per day as well as for regular drinkers of decaffeinated coffee, tea, and other caffeinated beverages. They also evaluated the impact of other risk factors for gout body mass ind...
Soy Nuts may Improve Blood Pressure, Cholesterol Levels in Women
...ucted to replace 25 grams of protein with one-half cup
of unsalted soy nuts. Blood pressure and blood samples for cholesterol testing were taken at the beginning and end of each eight-week period. At the beginning of the study, 12 women had high blood pressure (140/90 milligrams of mercury or higher) a...
Now, a Kettle That Will Give a Cup of Tea in Just Three Seconds
A recent breakthrough by scientists has made a cup
of tea possible in just three seconds. Research... a kettle, which, according to them, can produce a cup
of hot water in only three seconds, reports the Daily Mail. Users fill the Tefal Quick Cup kettle ...
Ancient Healing Technique Gains New Popularity in Iraq
...sks the patient where it hurts and then places his cup
on the spot, sucks out the air, and leaves it for ...He then makes a number of small cuts, replaces the cup
and once again sucks out the air, bleeding the wound for several minutes before sterilizing and band...
Intake of Cherries Could Cut the Risk of Metabolic Syndrome and Heart Disease
...s of whole frozen cherries or a little more than ? cup
of dried cherries. People with metabolic syndrome – characterized by abdominal obesity (or belly fat), high triglycerides, low HDL cholesterol levels, high blood pressure and high blood sugar levels – are at greater risk for cardiovascular disease...
Dangerous Side Effects of Tea Exposed
...olyphenols, or plant-based antioxidants. A typical cup
of green tea provides about 80 milligrams. Lambert, whose research was funded by the National Institutes of Health, has found an increasing number of human cases of hepatotoxicity, or chemical-induced liver damage, reported in people using tea-bas...
Eat Fruits, Vegetables to Ward Off Cancer
...ls approximately one medium-sized fresh fruit, 1/2 cup
of cut fruit, 6 ounces of fruit juice, 1 cup
of leafy vegetables, or 1/2 cup
of other vegetables. The third study suggests that chemicals in cr...
Hip Resurfacing Fever Catches on in US
...al ball snugly over it. That ball rolls in a metal cup
reinforcing the socket. The idea: Metal-on-metal shouldn't wear out as fast, and if patients do need another replacement in 15 or 20 years, the thigh bone is largely intact. "This resurfacing initiative has interest because we're sparing bone,'' e...
Green Tea and COX-2 Inhibitors Combine to Slow Growth of Prostate Cancer
Drinking a nice warm cup
of green tea has long been touted for its healthful benefits, both real and anecdotal. But now researchers have found// that a component of green tea, combined with low doses of a COX-2 inhibitor, could slow the spread of human prostate cancer. In ...
Good Oral Health Practices Should Begin in Infancy
...ght in bed. - Encourage children to drink from a cup
by their first birthday. - Discourage frequent use of a training (sippy) cup. - Help your child develop good eating habits early and choose sensible, nutritious snacks. Dental Sealants Sealants are used to protect the chewing surfaces from to...
Simple Test Detects Genetic Signs of Lung Cancer in a Patient’s Sputu
...ers asked each of the participants to cough into a cup
first thing in the morning for three days. Investigators then examined the sputum with both traditional cytology and with fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH). The FISH technique uses fluorescently labeled single-strand DNA probes to bind to the ...
Joining the Gym? Drink Coffee
A recent study finds that a cup
of coffee after exercise can reduce soreness//. This finding has particular relevance for people new to gym work out, since they tend to experience the most soreness. “If you can use caffeine to reduce the pain, it may make it easier to transiti...
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