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India's anti-AIDS drug market engaged in price war

...e Indian pharmaceutical companies hope to strike a pot of gold by making cheap anti-AIDS drugs. This has triggered a price war that is likely to escalate in coming days. The large number of AIDS cases has lured many companies to develop anti-AIDS drugs and market it in India and abroad by adapting innov...

Marijuana 'gateway' theory strengthened by study of twins

...lstered the fiercely debated "gateway theory" that pot can lead to harder drugs. The study included 136 sets of identical twins who shared the same genetic makeup and all the participants were 30 years of age, on an average, when they were asked about their teenage drug use. The researchers found that th...

E-Mail Affects Brain More Than Marijuana

Today’s technology has replaced the smoking pot and cigar of the 70s. If you want to kill your brain //cells in true 21st-century style, just stay on your cell phone and check your e-mail multiple times over the course of an afternoon. A study commissioned by Hewlett-Packard shows that today's de...

Doctor demonstrates `psychic surgery'

...surgeons usually perform surgeries on persons with pot bellies. He sank his index finger into the stomach of the volunteer from the audience. After the impression of cutting the muscles was created, the person admitted feeling some sensation within. The finger immersed into a half inflated balloon will c...

Cannabis exerts protective effect against cancer

... said. He added that in laboratory rats the THC in pot actually "exerts a protective effect", while nicotine accentuates the carcinogenic properties of tobacco. The smoke from tobacco contains 4,000 known chemicals among which at least a dozen are implicated as carcinogens....

Valley's Winters - Time For Nostalgia And Salt Tea

... not to remove the bird's skin. Then a new earthen pot was arranged for. The actual cooking would start o... the family alone had the privilege of opening the pot and serving the dish,' Sidiq adds. 'All of us would eagerly wait for the big treat. It not only pro...

'Fight the Flab' Competition Yields Great Results

...t up. All the participants put 10 dollars into the pot as a prize for the winner. The prize would go to the individual who lost the highest percentage of their body weight. The participants of the competition were able to chart, measure and evaluate their respective goals against each other daily onlin...

Cancer Patient to Appeal to SC, Demanding Right to Use Marijuana

... Even if the appeal were to be approved, a stop on pot club raids is unlikely. The cancer patient said that she would continue to use the drug despite the outcome of the case. 'I am going to keep doing this until they stop me because this is not a medical cannabis case but a right to life case. The fed...

Majority of Middle Aged People Suffer from - High BP, High Sugar, Pot Belly

...actors like high blood pressure, high cholesterol, pot belly and high sugar levels in blood," Dr H K Chopra, consultant, Medicine and Cardiology at the Moolchand hospital, and the lead author of the study, told PTI. The study was carried out over the past three years. "The results assume significance...

More Than 50 Percent Indians Aged Over 40 Have Diabetes, High Blood Pressure

...actors like high blood pressure, high cholesterol, pot belly and high sugar levels in blood," Dr H K Chopra, consultant, Medicine and Cardiology at the Moolchand hospital, and the lead author of the study said. "The results assume significance in the context of India already assuming the dubious distinct...

Drawing from Myth to Become Mistress of Spices

...o the cauldron,' and heavenly aroma rises from the pot of golden rice. Seven to eight such party jobs bring her as much as Rs.5,000 a month, and, of course, recognition as a master chef. 'In our community (Aravanis), people only go for basic education, not for higher education, because they want to star...

Bariatric Surgery Solution to Obesity and to Boost Medical Tourism

...y exhibits low muscle mass, high fat content and a pot belly syndrome. This propensity to deposit fat around the abdomen makes Indians more prone to diabetes and heart diseases. Dr.Ramana says. "Ninety per cent of adult diabetics in India are obese and Bariatric surgery offers them hope for a better liv...

Marijuana Use Can Compromise Pregnancy

...imals, has suggested that pregnant women who smoke pot can pass on memory problems to their offspring....

Marijuana aids therapy for Hepatitis C

...The findings of this study support// the idea that pot can offer medical benefits in certain situations. Two strong drugs: interferon and ribavirin are used for hepatitis C therapy. This treatment prolongs for months and has serious side effects like extreme fatigue, nausea, muscle aches, loss of appet...

Stay Healthy with Herbal Tea

...es or tea bag. One should not leave the tea in the pot longer than it says on the instructions. Leaving the tea too long can also have a negative affect on the taste. Groche also advises drinking medicinal teas for a limited period of time. "They are not suitable for consumption over a sustained peri...

Skewed Sex Ratio! No Problem, We Will Buy Tribes - Says Patel Community In Gujarat

...ew-born girl child was killed by drowning her in a pot of milk.' But today to the contrary to the above practices, the community is even ready for female foeticide.The skewed male-female ratio (fall in the female ratio) availing in the community is the main cause. It is believed that an amount of anyth...

Teen Marijuana Use Does Not Predict Drug, Alcohol Abuse

...d many a parent to panic upon discovering a bag of pot in their child’s bedroom. The Pitt researchers tracked 214 boys beginning at ages 10-12, all of whom eventually used either legal or illegal drugs. When the boys reached age 22, they were categorized into three groups: those who used only alcohol ...

Pot Belly Is A Better Risk Predictor Of Heart Attack Than BMI

...sing waist-to-hip ratio. A skinny person with a pot belly would have a low body mass index (BMI) and eventually be classified as having a low risk of heart attack. The researchers insist, it's really the ratio between the measurement around the belly and the circumference of the hips that relates exte...

Medical Marijuana Not Legal, Say Authorities

...unty, with agents seizing more than 5000 pounds of pot (marijuana), as well as pot-laced food such as ice cream and chocolate bars. According to the pot retailers, which include marijuana medical clinic owners, the move is unpardonable as they claim the...

Public Urged To Prevent Mosquito Breeding

...remove potential breeding grounds; scrub vases and pot plant saucers at least once a week; properly dispose of containers such as soft drink cans and lunch boxes; clear drains and surface channels to prevent blockage; remove stagnant water; fill up all defective ground surfaces and drill large holes in u...

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