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By BioNews On Friday, July 11th, 2014
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Programme to help curb dating violence

For young adults who are victims of dating violence, a unique health education programme – designed to delay sexual behaviour and promote healthy dating relationships Continue reading “Programme to More...

By BioNews On Friday, July 11th, 2014
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New method to erase pain

It is possible to relieve pain hypersensitivity with a new method that rekindles pain so that it can subsequently be erased Continue reading “New method to erase pain” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 10th, 2014
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What makes cities warmer than countryside

Variation in how efficiently urban areas release heat back into the lower atmosphere – through the process of convection – is the dominant factor in the daytime “urban heat island” (UHI) More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 10th, 2014
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How climate change affects parasites and disease spread

Though hosts might expand their geographical range due to global warming, the parasites do not always follow suit Continue reading “How climate change affects parasites and disease spread” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 10th, 2014
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Vitamin D ups survival chances of bowel cancer patients

Bowel cancer patients with high levels of vitamin D in their blood are more likely to survive the disease Continue reading “Vitamin D ups survival chances of bowel cancer patients” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 10th, 2014
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Biotech clusters to be scaled up

The government Thursday announced the scaling up of biotech clusters in the country Continue reading “Biotech clusters to be scaled up” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 10th, 2014
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Brains use standard code to speak same emotional language

Know why partners derive similar pleasure from sipping a fine wine or watching their favourite game Continue reading “Brains use standard code to speak same emotional language” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 10th, 2014
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Vasectomy linked to aggressive prostate cancer

Vasectomy, a surgical procedure for male sterilisation, may help you prevent pregnancy permanently, but it poses increased risk of prostate cancer Continue reading “Vasectomy linked to aggressive prostate More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 10th, 2014
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YouTube your next door dermatologist!

YouTube is not just helping people watch latest football World Cup highlights, it has also become a popular ground for researchers Continue reading “YouTube your next door dermatologist!” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, July 10th, 2014
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Smartphone app to save kids with heart conditions

A new smartphone app being tested at St Louis Children’s Hospital in the US is turning out to be a life-saving experience for children with heart conditions Continue reading “Smartphone app to save kids More...