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Painkillers overuse causing a million headaches in Britain

Aspirin

Over a million people in Britain could be suffering from constant and crippling headaches because of taking too Continue reading “Painkillers overuse causing a million headaches in Britain” »  More...

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By IANS On Thursday, September 20th, 2012
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Party drug damaging to memory?

A euphoric high delivered by party drug mephedrone not only makes it extremely addictive but also prompts users to quaff massive doses to maintain the kick, says a study. Continue reading “Party drug damaging More...

By BioNews On Sunday, August 5th, 2012
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Britain may crack down on e-cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes – that contain nicotine-infused water which is inhaled as a vapour – face a crackdown in Britain after the health minister said some were found to pose a potential danger Continue More...

By BioNews On Saturday, July 14th, 2012
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New tech bids goodbye to wine allergies

There is good news for people who suffer from wine allergies, as researchers might have found a way to solve this problem Continue reading “New tech bids goodbye to wine allergies” »  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, July 7th, 2012
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62 pc people ‘turn to drink’ to relax in evening

Almost two-thirds of people take a few drinks when they get home from work to relieve their stress Continue reading “62 pc people ‘turn to drink’ to relax in evening” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 6th, 2012
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Daily `relaxing` booze may up risk of liver disease and cancer

Many people usually take a few drinks when they get home from work to relieve their stress Continue reading “Daily `relaxing` booze may up risk of liver disease and cancer” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 6th, 2012
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Drinking wine may cause symptoms akin to allergy

Around seven percent of adults suffer from intolerance to wine Continue reading “Drinking wine may cause symptoms akin to allergy” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 28th, 2012
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A jab now to help quit smoking

A “genetic vaccine” will halt nicotine cravings and could even be used to stop children starting the habit Continue reading “A jab now to help quit smoking” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, June 25th, 2012
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Moderate drinking helps in improved life quality

Drinking in moderation helped one perform better on index measuring dexterity, emotion, mobility and the ability to understand Continue reading “Moderate drinking helps in improved life quality” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, June 15th, 2012
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Pics of patients on cigarettes packs `work better`

Smokers pay attention to the health warning about smoking when they see photos of patients on ventilators, a US research has revealed Continue reading “Pics of patients on cigarettes packs `work better`” More...