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Heavier is now ‘healthier’ than in 1970s: study

by Kerry SHERIDAN MIAMI, AFP | 5/10/2016 – Being on the heavier side may not be as dangerous as it was in the

Study suggests fake sweetener link to infant size, obesity

Miami, | AFP | Pregnant women who drink artificially sweetened beverages may be more likely to have overweight infants than women

New device to rapidly diagnose bacterial infections

WASHINGTON, May 9, 2016 PTI – A new device which may shorten the time required to rapidly diagnose bacterial infections from days to

‘Second skin’ may eliminate wrinkles, eye bags

MIAMI (AFP) – 09 May 2016 – US scientists have developed a new, transparent polymer material that temporarily tightens sagging skin and eliminates

Maintaining a Healthy Lifestyle Through a Healthy Diet

Presentation by Neeta Pahwa, MS, RD HOUSTON – April 23, 2016 – The Indian American Cancer Network (IACAN) organizes activities which provide emotional

Experts get serious about video games to promote fruit and vegetable consumption in children

HOUSTON – (May 9, 2016) – In a study of 400 fourth and fifth grade children who were asked to create implementations (action

Medical error third leading cause of death in US: study

by Marlowe HOOD PARIS | AFP | 5/3/2016 – Medical error is the third largest cause of death in the United States, according

‘Impossibly rare’ violet diamond found in Australia

Sydney, Australia | AFP | Tuesday 5/3/2016 – 05:07 GMT | 290 words

A rare violet diamond, the largest of its kind ever

One in three US antibiotic prescriptions ‘unnecessary:’ study

MIAMI, AFP | 5/3/2016 – Nearly one in three antibiotic prescriptions doled out in the United States is “inappropriate,” said a study Tuesday

Music helps babies learn speech: study


MIAMI – Babies who engage in musical play may have an easier time picking up language skills, suggested a study