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Marital woes can make you fat
If you have a history of depression, picking up fights with your better half could increase the risk of obesity by altering how the body processes high-fat foods, says a new research."These findings not only identify how chronic stressors can lead to obesity, but also point to how important it is to treat mood disorders," said study lead author Jan Kiecolt-Glaser from the Ohio State...
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'Heart attacks not connected to family history'
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Viagra may protect your heart
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Smoking during pregnancy alters newborn's DNA
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E-eeak!
Electronic cigarettes are now a booming business with about 500 brands available in the market. The...
Killing spree
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Marital woes can make you fat
If you have a history of depression, picking up fights with your better half could increase the risk of...
'Heart attacks not connected to family history'
Viagra may protect your heart
India lagging behind in field of medical research: PM
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freewheeling  |  Derek O'Brien
Knowing Kolkata, via satellite
Did the writer spend a significant time of his or her formative years in Kolkata?Was the writer educated in one of Kolkata’s best-known and elite institutions?Is the writer an exile from Kolkata and West Bengal, ...  
grand slam  |  Sania Mirza
American dream come true
It is sheer love for the game that nurtures an upcoming tennis player.  As one begins to follow the sport with a growing passion, it is Grand Slam tournaments that capture your imagination and, soon, for a ...  
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