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Watermelon effectively lowers BP
A pilot study led by food scientists at The Florida State University suggests that watermelon can be an effective natural weapon against prehypertension, a precursor to cardiovascular disease. ANI

Blame your mom for your muffin top or thunder thighs
A new study by an international team of researchers, including Cambridge and Oxford experts, has revealed that our propensity to be apple or pear-shaped is at least partly in our genes. ANI

Blame your mom for your muffin top or thunder thighs
A new study by an international team of researchers, including Cambridge and Oxford experts, has revealed that our propensity to be apple or pear-shaped is at least partly in our genes. ANI

Health, Medicine, Fitness and Well-being news for June 3, 2009

Coimbatore reports ten suspected swine flu cases
Ten cases of swine flu have been reported by the medical authorities in Coimbatore. ANI

Easy access to media puts kids at increased risk of drug use, obesity
Easy access to a wide variety of media increases a childs risk for numerous health issues, such as obesity, eating disorders, drug use and early sexual activity, says a U.S. expert. ANI

Genetically engineered mice yield human breast milk protein
Successful milking trials on mice have raised scientists hopes for producing human breast milk substitutes in near future. ANI

Mice become super fat burners upon inserting molecular shunt into their livers
Scientists at the University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) have shown that mice can be made to burn more fat by inserting a molecular shunt into their livers. ANI

24-hour news streams, emails, Twitter updates making us less compassionate
Constant emails, news alerts, and Twitter updates are overloading the human brain and making peoples responses dismissive, says new research. ANI

Frequent exercise helps ease chronic backache
A new study has shown that frequent exercising can help alleviate chronic lower back pain. ANI

Cruel, inhuman treatment more harmful for mental health than physical torture
Cruel and inhuman treatment causes more mental damage than physical torture, a new study has concluded. ANI

Restoring leptin sensitivity in brain cures severe diabetes, doubles activity levels in mice
Scientists at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) have shown that restoring leptin sensitivity to a tiny area of POMC neurons in the brains hypothalamus cures mice deficient in the leptin-receptor of severe diabetes, and also spontaneously doubles their activity levels. ANI

Mobile phone ringtones can impair recall
Just the ring of a cell phone can pose a dangerous distraction for drivers, especially when it comes in a classroom setting or includes a familiar song as a ringtone, says a new study. ANI

Swine flu vaccine development efforts hastened worldwide following alert from WHO
Having issued an alert that a pandemic may be imminent, the World Health Organization (WHO) has prompted scientists worldwide to accelerate their efforts to develop a swine flu as early as possible. ANI

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