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Child Dies After Meal, Vitamin Dose
...ren were taken ill after taking mid-day meal and a spoonful
of Vitamin A at their government school here.// The meal Friday was given as part of the national child nutrition programme aimed at preventing blindness.The children, aged five to seven, are from the government-run primary school in Chitwapur loca...
A New Rapid 3-D Cell-Growth Technique For Growing Heart Muscle
...entually growing an entirely new heart from just a spoonful
of loose heart cells. This week, the researchers from University of Michigan are reporting significant progress in growing bioengineered heart muscle (BEHM), with organized cells, capable of generating pulsating forces and reacting to stimulation m...
A Spoonful Of Sugar to 'Switch' the Bacteria on and Off
...iversity of Leeds scientists (UK) discovers that a spoonful
of sugar will be all we need for our bodies to make their own medicine// and there will soon be no more bitter pills to swallow. Professor Simon Carding of Leeds' Faculty of Biological Sciences has adapted a bacteria in our own bodies to make it pr...
Cod Liver Oil Helps Keep Depression at Bay
...ty. Nine per cent of the participants who took a spoonful
every day were 30 per cent less likely to be subjected to depression. "Daily cod liver oil users were less likely to have high levels of depression," the Daily Mail quoted the researchers, as saying. Food rich in cod liver oil includes fishes such a...