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Sun’s UV rays more carcinogenic than thought

The Sun’s UV rays are even more damaging than once thought, UK researchers say Continue reading “Sun’s UV rays more carcinogenic than thought” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

358 leeches used to reconstruct woman’s face

A huge chunk of a woman’s face bitten off during a horrific dog attack was reconstructed by Swedish surgeons using 358 leeches, a media report said Wednesday Continue reading “358 leeches used to reconstruct More...

By BioNews On Monday, September 12th, 2011

Breath, sweat, skin being used to detect humans trapped in buildings

Scientists have found a way to use molecules in breath, sweat and skin of humans to detect them when they are trapped in collapsed buildings Continue reading “Breath, sweat, skin being used to detect humans More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

Did Egypt’s Queen Hatshepsut die due to use of cancerous ‘skin care lotion’?

A controversial new research has suggested that Egypt’s greatest female pharaoh, Queen Hatshepsut, might have moisturized herself to death Continue reading “Did Egypt’s Queen Hatshepsut die due More...

By BioNews On Thursday, August 4th, 2011

How stress can cause skin problems

A research has shown how the complex link between the skin and the psyche – including the role of stress – affects skin conditions Continue reading “How stress can cause skin problems” »  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

High-intensity ultrasound is new method for body sculpting

A new “body sculpting” technique has emerged that uses a high-intensity focused ultrasound to eliminate unwanted abdominal fat and reduce waist circumference, with only minor pain and side effects Continue reading More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

Baseball caps, flip-flops pose hidden skin cancer risk

Though baseball caps and flip-flops are cheap, convenient and have a trendy charm, they could pose a hidden health risk from skin cancer, according to an expert Continue reading “Baseball caps, flip-flops More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Shedding skin flakes actually cuts indoor air pollution

A new study has found that flakes of skin that people shed at the rate of 500 million cells every day are not just a nuisance — the source of dandruff Continue reading “Shedding skin flakes actually cuts More...

By BioNews On Thursday, April 21st, 2011

Men are scared of women”s health products

A new marketing research from the Queensland University of Technology has found that men are so petrified of women”s health products that they avoid supermarket aisles that house them Continue reading “Men More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Botox, facial fillers help old stars to look young

Wondering what magic pixie dust is keeping all of our favourite stars looking between 25 and 35 Continue reading “Botox, facial fillers help old stars to look young” »  More...