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Pharaoh Hatshepsut Died in Pain Due to Cancer

...he floor, the queen was also very obese. Bald in front but with long hair in back, the mummy shows an overweight woman just over five feet tall, who died at about 50. "First of all, the mummy was not just overweight, she was obese," Discovery News quoted Ryan as saying. One thing, however, research...

In China, Online Gamers Raking in the Cash

...-life fun such as playing basketball to sitting in front of a computer, but the courts are always too crowded. "China has too large a population and too limited space for entertainment, that's why computer games are so popular," he says. So instead of sweating it out on the sports field, Zhao spends 20...

New "second-line" AIDS Drug Shows Promise in Trials

... hope for etravirine is that it will open up a new front against resistant virus and raise the genetic barrier to developing resistance....

US Teens Charged With Gang Raping a Woman

...t gunpoint, making him have sex with his mother in front of them. The boy was then beaten and had numerous household cleaning liquids poured into his eyes, according to the police report. The suspects also stole a few hundred dollars worth of cash and jewelry, White said. White said more arrests were...

Trade Unionists Join Polish Nurses' Protest

...rt of hundreds of nurses who have pitched camp in front of the building in a two-week pay protest. The demonstrators, including railway workers and miners from Poland's southern Silesian coal belt, brandished banners reading, "We want a decent living, like lawmakers" and "We want to work, not emigrate"....

Snacking While Driving Doubles Accident Rates

...y to be taken by surprise if a pedestrian walks in front of their car if doing so. As a part of their stu...nking, at designated points a pedestrian walked in front of their car, allowing the researchers to measure the drivers' reactions. The results showed that ...

Specific Protein is Instrumental in Myelination

... the hall to confer with colleagues who are on the front line of direct clinical care. My colleagues in clinical research and care pioneered whole body cooling, which slows down brain damage underway in compromised newborns. Our breakthrough at the level of laboratory research will soon translate to the ...

FDA Approve S Robotic Device to Help Stroke Patients

... the brace stepped in and her arm stretched out in front of her. At first it felt weird and foreign, she said. You have all these little muscles that are suddenly awake for the first time in 20 years. But as I went back and practiced three times a week for about six weeks it felt like my arm was doing ...

Foot-and-mouth Disease Outbreak Forces Thiruvananthapuram Zoo to Shut Down

... highly contagious disease. Even people passing in front of the cages can get it," said Elcey George, the zoo director. Animal rights activists have accused the zoo authorities of failing to protect the animals. Jayasimhan, an activist of the People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), said it wa...

Sex Survey Reveals That Most People Want Sex Thrice a Week

...t of men wished their partner to snog them more in front of people. Half of the Latin Americans quizzed said that talking dirty was a huge turn-off for them, with 42 per cent of Brazilians saying that being intelligent was the most important quality in a sexual partner....

Paris Set for Pedal Power Revolution

...kilograms (50 pounds) with three gears and a large front basket with a lock for stop-offs away from docking stations. Velib, a contraction of the French words "velo" (bike) and "liberte" (freedom), is modelled on a similar scheme run by JC Decaux in the southeastern French city of Lyon where 4,000 self-s...

Miraculous Recovery for Australian Child Whose Throat was Speared

...lthough her sons would no longer be allowed in the front yard alone....

Bedingfield to Go for Rehab Stint Anticipating Great Publicity

...as soon as someone goes into rehab, they're on the front page," the Mirror quoted her, as saying. Another thing that Bedingfield thinks that a stint at a rehab clinic like The Priory is the fact that she is sure to get a good nights sleep there. "I do joke about going to rehab, just so I can get some s...

Key Mechanism to Emergence of Strep Bacteria

...lled by neutrophils white blood cells that play a front line role in humans immune defense by pathogenic microbes. The same genetic mutation that allows the strep bacteria to acquire plasminogen and activate it throughout the body also increases production of the bacteriophage-encoded enzyme that blocks...

Patients Undergoing Tonsillectomy Shows No Change of Taste

...salty and bitter were applied to both sides of the front and back areas of the tongue. Between 64 and 173 days after surgery, patients were asked to report any changes to their sense of taste or smell and again asked to rate them from zero to 100. Gustatory testing was performed again on 32 patients. O...

Orthodontic Treatment is Better During Adolescence

Having prominent front teeth is a potentially harmful problem. If it occu...antages over one phase treatment. Prominent upper front teeth may be due to many different combinations of jaw, tooth and lip positions. Without treatment t...

Gardasil Could Be Effective, but Aggressive Marketing Raises Ethical Concerns

...s" on a gym shoe, and appliquing "one less" on the front of a hoodie, "hooded sweatshirt", is a heavy upper-body garment with a hood. Young girls jumping rope at the end chant "I want to be one less, one less! O-N-E-L-E-S-S!" The PR genius behind all stages of Merck's HPV and Gardasil campaigns is the PR...

Free Your Necktie and Stop Global Warming

...European Union's worst performers on the pollution front and is expected to exceed its greenhouse gas emission targets. The tie campaign comes on the heals of Cool Biz, an effort by the Environment Ministry of Japan, that began a couple years back to get men to shed their suit coats in the summer. A la...

Strange Marks on Poshs Legs Look Horrifying

...toria Beckham, famous for being extra conscious in front of the camera, shocked everyone after pictures emerged showing her pins looking far from perfect . The usually faultless Posh was snapped with strange marks both above and below her knee, making her legs look horrifying. The Spice Girl was photog...

Thousands Gather in Sydney for HIV Conference

... and they put her in a black plastic bag. Right in front of me. "I said, 'Why did they put in her in the bag?' and they said to me, 'Nobody is going to come and get her, she is HIV'. That really freaked me out. I thought, are they going to do the same to me?" Elaripe herself almost died in December 200...

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