Thursday 17 April, 2014

How Google can plan your healthy meal!

Type apple vs orange in your google web browser and you instantly get the nutritional information of these fruits, displayed side by side in a chart Continue reading “How Google can plan your healthy meal!” »  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, March 20th, 2014
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No place for stigma against Leprosy: Dalai Lama

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama Thursday said here that there should be no place for stigma against leprosy patients in the society Continue reading “No place for stigma against Leprosy: Dalai Lama” More...

By BioNews On Friday, August 24th, 2012
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Poorer people less likely to give up bad habits

People who are economically worse off or with less education are more likely to give up bad habits such as smoking and eating junk food Continue reading “Poorer people less likely to give up bad habits” More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, August 7th, 2012
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Less educated people experience lower life expectancy

Education and socioeconomic status can affect life expectancy of people, according to a new study Continue reading “Less educated people experience lower life expectancy” »  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, August 5th, 2012
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British woman sues deo firm after suffering burns

A 34-year-old British woman is taking legal action after an anti-perspirant deodorant left her with a burnt skin Continue reading “British woman sues deo firm after suffering burns” »  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, August 5th, 2012
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Social networking site Pinterest helps tackle eating disorders

A social networking site is now helping people suffering from eating disorders by allowing them to share photos of their favourite items Continue reading “Social networking site Pinterest helps tackle eating More...

By BioNews On Saturday, July 14th, 2012
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Call for smoking-type graphic health warnings on alcohol products in UK

The UK Faculty of Public Health (FPH) has urged the government to place no-nonsense health warnings at easily visible places on any kind of alcohol related products Continue reading “Call for smoking-type More...

By BioNews On Saturday, July 14th, 2012
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Counselling program reduces youth violence

A new study provides rigorous scientific evidence that a violence reduction program succeeded in creating a sizable decline in violent crime arrests among youth who participated in group Continue reading “Counselling More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, July 10th, 2012
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Doubts cast over Facebook use link to depression

The link between depression and the amount of time spent on Facebook and other social-media sites have been refuted by a recent study Continue reading “Doubts cast over Facebook use link to depression” More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, July 10th, 2012
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Sit less than 3 hours per day to add 2 years to your life

Restricting the amount of time spent seated every day to less than 3 hours might boost the life expectancy of adults by an extra 2 years Continue reading “Sit less than 3 hours per day to add 2 years to your More...