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British Heart Experts Use Cricket To Target South Asians

Britain's heart experts are hoping to exploit the passion for cricket among South Asians to launch a campaign to encourage people from the community not to delay calling// emergency help when experiencing chest pain. Research shows that South Asians in Britain have a 40-50 per cent higher dea...

Asian Cricket Council and UNICEF Join Hands for Global AIDS Campaign

The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) and UNICEF have renewed their international partnership for children for another two years, under which they will support// the global campaign on HIV/AIDS 'Unite For Children, Unite Against AIDS'. The two bodies will also promote the right of all children to e...

Valentine's Day Theme Overshadows Cricket in Pakistan

For once, cricket took a backseat as youngsters in Pakistan celebrated Valentine's Day with chocolates, flowers and gifts and the media too joined in by hosting special programmes for the day.// Even as the Indian and Pakistani cricket teams arrived here for the fourth one-day international to...

11th Annual Light the Night Date Announced

...nd raise astonishing amounts during this night of fun and fundraising." Past participating companies include Kohl's, Burlington Coat Factory, cricket Communications, Biogen Idec, UCSD Moore's Cancer Center, Ruby's Diner, GEICO and many more. Tina Fey is the National Spokesperson for the 2009 Light ...

Survey Compares Aussie and English Barbeque Attitudes

...- As the battle for the Ashes is played out on the cricket pitch, 2,000 English and 2,000 Australians living ...be at least 20 degrees C first Two thirds of cricket fans holding Barbecue parties during the Ashes ser...ring novelty hats/aprons at the grill, 70% opt for cricket team's colours. Just 30% of English will don a com...

Multimedia Release: British Men Think Talking About Impotence is "Just Not Cricket"

...n on impotence, Rob adds, "I want men to enjoy the cricket this summer but to also think about their health. ...d by men over the age of 40,(1) many of who may be cricket fans. A cricket analogy is being used in this summer's impotence i...

10 Things to do This Summer!

...the family never hurt anyone! 7. Outdoor activities: on the beach or in the park why not get your children's friends together and get a game of cricket or rounders set up? All you need is a bat, ball and some keen faces to field, and bat! 8. Fun runs - realbuzz.com wouldn't be true to itself if...

A new world of research possibilities with 'Emerging Model Organisms'

...his volume, leading experts provide chapters on 23 emerging model systems, ranging from bat and butterfly to cave fish and choanoflagellates, and from cricket and finch to quail, snail, and tomato. Until recently, a small number of organismssuch as E. coli , fruit fly, Arabidopsis , C. elegans , and mo...

Emerging model organisms featured in CSH Protocols

...anism. The next few issues of Cold Spring Harbor Protocols will include organisms ranging from bat and butterfly to cave fish and choanoflagellates; cricket and finch, to quail, snail and tomato (see http://www.cshprotocols.org/emo for a complete list). These articles will also be published as a printed...

Brain Slow to Judge Fast-Moving Objects Head-On

...istical picture of the world around and, based on experience, it is a statistically slow world." "When an object moves quickly -- be it a football, cricket ball or, for our ancestors, a spear -- our brains have to interpret the movement rapidly and, because our brains draw on experience, it's often biased...

UK Sports Clubs Failing to Run Comprehensive Health Checks on Professional Players

...oyment medical histories but less than half of the cricket and rugby union division 1 clubs did so. Fewer rugby union and cricket clubs recorded before employment whether a player ...fewer than 40% of rugby union division 1 clubs and cricket clubs screened players for cardiovascular health b...

Anti-doping Rules Must Avoid Unsatisfactory Decisions: WADA

... Criticising the International cricket Council (ICC) and the Pakistan cricket Board (PCB) for not incorporating effective anti-d...ing will be severely hampered if the International cricket Council (ICC) and national governing bodies such a...

Brian Lara Opens Cancer Center Named After Him

... Former West Indies cricket captain Brian Lara has thrown a punch at the West Indies cricket Board at the formal opening of a cancer center na...ding that these had "missed" the (West Indies) the cricket Board. His statement underlines the fact t...

The Plot Gets Thicker In The Woolmer Case

...ed the weed killer that poisoned Pakistans former cricket coach Bob Woolmer, was in fact handed over to him ...ager for the world cup, Pervez Mir. Pakistan cricket coach Bob Woolmer was found dead in his room at Pe...to ARY TV reports, both Talat Ali and the Pakistan cricket Board chairman Dr Nasim Ashraf, have refused to co...

Maninder Singh Confesses of Using Drugs

...nected with the game as commentator. Maninder played international cricket for India for 11 years. He made his Test debut against Pakistan in 1983 at ... Siddiqui had played for Delhi Ranji team and was currently imparting cricket coaching to children at the National Sports Club of India here. ...

No Foul Play, Woolmer Died of Naural Causes, Say Jamaican Police

...on 18 March, after Pakistan lost to Ireland in the cricket World Cup . An initial pathologist's report had co...gation thoroughly and with respect to the Pakistan cricket team. But Pakistan's former captain Imran Khan sai...y to the national side. He said Pakistan's cricket board should sue those responsible for the "humili...

Cricket Science and Medicine Congress in Barbados

... The 3rd World Congress of Science and Medicine in cricket (WCSMC), which is endorsed by International Council of cricket (ICC), //was hosted in Barbados from the 4th to 7t...untries are doing well and dominating the arena of cricket while others have lagged behind over the years. ...

Bob Woolmer Was Strangled With A Towel

... The killer or killers of cricket coach Bob Woolmer used a twisted towel to throttle him. //That perhaps explains the absence of any marks on his neck, newspaper reports from Jamaica, ...

Bone in Woolmer’s Neck Found Broken, Say Police Source

... Suspicions that Pakistan’s cricket coach Bob Woolmer might have been murdered are strengthening.// A bone in his had been found broken and it indicates that he might have been str...

Woolmer’s Death Suspicious, Say Jamaican Polic

... The death of Pakistan cricket coach Bob Woolmer on Sunday is being treated as su...ist had completed his examination. Pakistan cricket Board spokesman Pervez Mir told a news conference ...is the biggest blow in the history of the Pakistan cricket team. He was a father figure to all of us. He also...

Bob Woolmer Might Have Died of Accidental Drug and Alcohol Overdose

... Bob Woolmer, the legendary cricket coach who died a bitter man in Jamaica on Sunday, might not have committed/...r he was found unconscious in his hotel room. Nasim Ashraf, Pakistan cricket Board Chairman, has revealed that Woolmer was not only a diabetic but also ...

Philippoussis' Knee Operation a Success

...lam finalist suffered the injury during a match this week at the Hopman Cup. Cross said the injury was common among elite sportsmen like such as cricket fast bowlers, netballers and rugby league players. He cited a rugby player who was back in action after six days following a similar operation. ...

Keep Kids Active in the Holidays

...and get involved in more //active fun, AMA Vice President, Dr Choong-Siew Yong, said today. “Fun presents that promote fitness such as frisbees, cricket sets, soccer balls and tennis racquets are a great way to get kids interested in physical activity,” Dr Yong said. “Swimming or horse-riding less...

Keep Kids Active in the Holidays

... and get involved in more active fun//, AMA Vice President, Dr Choong-Siew Yong, said today. “Fun presents that promote fitness such as frisbees, cricket sets, soccer balls and tennis racquets are a great way to get kids interested in physical activity,” Dr Yong said. “Swimming or horse-riding les...

Women and Children Issues Should Get Priority in India

...ups from 32 States have gathered to display their products at Vaatsalaya Mela being organized by Ministry of Women and Child Development at Taalkatora cricket Ground, New Delhi from 14th November to 19th November, 06. Products by 120 self help groups and nearly 500 women range from bamboo basket, jute bags, ...

Shoaib Akhtar files appeal against ban

... Fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has filed an appeal with the Pakistan cricket Board (PCB) to review the two-year ban imposed on him by an anti-doping tri...to the tribunal Monday. Both the players were banned from all forms of cricket by a PCB doping tribunal after it was revealed that they had taken the bann...

Pakistan Medical Association To Fight For Shoaib, Asif

...ib Akhtar and Mohammed Asif.// "The Pakistan cricket Board (PCB) has pleased the outside world and the International cricket Council by banning Shoaib and Asif, but justice wa...rs and Asif for one year from playing any class of cricket after it was confirmed that they had taken the ban...

India for using sports for development and peace

...itical setting, Indian delegate Mufti Mohammed Sayeed said Friday during a debate in the UN General Assembly. "In our neighbourhood, the game of cricket has sometimes served as an instrument of diplomacy, adding a new phrase to our lexicon, namely 'cricket diplomacy'," Mufti said. India has taken...

Healthy Lifestyle can Control Diabetes: Wasim Akram

... Healthy lifestyle is the key to controlling diabetes, says former Pakistan cricket captain and all-rounder Wasim Akram.// "Diabetes can be managed by mai...w leading a disciplined life ensured a consistently good performance on the cricket field. He said: "Recent studies have indicated that children in urban...

Six Indians Win Australian Studies Fellowships

...Mumbai's Kshemal Vaingankar, a right-arm pace bowler, Karnataka's Gaurav Dhiman, a right-hand opener, and Vadodara wicket keeper Pinal Shah. An Indian cricket board committee, headed by Gavaskar, had picked them. They reached Australia June 19 for a six-week stint and they will have access to all CBCE ...

Mumbai Hospital gets Sports Therapy Rehabilitation System

... A modern therapy rehabilitation system that can perform a variety of tests on sportspersons was inaugurated by former India cricket captain Dilip Vengsarkar here Tuesday//. PrimusRS, installed at Saifee Hospital, enables physiotherapists to accurately measure the performance, ...

Ayurvedic Massage & English Food May Cheer England Team

... thrice defeated one-day English team can feel cheerful about here are a spruced up// ayurvedic spa and typical English food. The fourth one-day cricket match between England and India takes place at the Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium Thursday. The teams were given a traditional Kerala welcome ...

Cricket Match Lands Mother and Child in ICU after Lathi Charge

... into the stadium due to which the cane charge was resorted to. Indian cricket captain Rahul Dravid, while talking to a TV channel, expressed his dismay a... official from the state government, district administration or the Haryana cricket association has visited the injured duo nor has any compensation been annou...

India, Pakistan Teams To Inaugurate Inzy's Hospital

...skipper Inzamam-ul-Haq would be inaugurated by the Pakistani and Indian teams at Multan// (home town of the skipper). The fourth one-day international cricket match would also be held at the same place. ...

Debra Winger Wants Indians Abroad To Help Visually Impaired

... to the remotest area to help these visually impaired people.' She was surprised to see them traveling by bicycle and suggested to former Indian cricket captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, who was also present at the conference, that the roads should be improved. Pataudi, who has a false eye, has been ass...

Pakistani Boy Undergoes Liver Transplant In India

...ling better. 'Now his parents are quite optimistic of returning to Pakistan on a happy note.' Before the surgery, the child wanted to meet Indian cricket star Sachin Tendulkar, who complied with his wish. Edited IANS ...

Pepsi, Coke Join Hands To Spread AIDS Awareness

...esponse they received for advertisements featuring cricket stars advising on the need for preparedness. Some ...igns even had them carrying condoms along with the cricket gear. Backed by 10 countries, including India, the International cricket Council (ICC) has been actively supporting efforts...

Fireworks can spell death for asthmatic children

... share of fireworks. Then of course the usual rigmarole of India – Pakistan cricket matches where even cricket stadia aren’t exempted from fireworks. Last but not the least, private func...

Mortality increased in Sporting enthusiasts!

...s we have seen the newspapers carrying a news article about how some ardent cricket fan suffered a Heart attack and died following a high strung cricket match between India and Pakistan! A recent report by a Dutch research team ...
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