40026 – Measles jab should be given earlier

July 8, 2010
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40026 – Measles jab should be given earlier

BABIES should be given the measles jab earlier to protect them against the virus when they are most vulnerable, new research suggests.

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40025 – Dine out in space

July 8, 2010
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40025 – Dine out in space

It’s food, but not as we know it – when you’re orbiting the earth in the International Space Station your options are severely limited.

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40024 – Eat Mediterranean and improve your health

July 8, 2010
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40024 – Eat Mediterranean and improve your health

Extra virgin olive oil can protect against breast cancer, new research has revealed. And a separate study shows that the oil actually changes gene function to protect against heart disease, stroke and diabetes.

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40023 – Male hormone makes women more alert

July 8, 2010
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40023 – Male hormone makes women more alert

Giving women the male sex hormone testosterone can make them more vigilant, say scientists.

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40022 – Hope for India, diabetes capital of the world

July 8, 2010
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40022 – Hope for India, diabetes capital of the world

SCIENTISTS have found twelve new genes that can cause diabetes, a discovery that will help show how the disease develops and offer hope of better treatments.

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40021 – Hard Times

July 8, 2010
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40021 – Hard Times

If you want to strike a hard bargain you need to be sitting on a hard chair, new research suggests.

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