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Experimental vaccine safe, bolsters immunity
An experimental vaccine to prevent Ebola virus disease has been found to be well-tolerated and produced immune system responses in all 20 healthy adults who received it in a Phase 1 clinical trial, researchers report.The trials were conducted at US National Institutes of Health's clinical centre in Bethesda, Maryland.The candidate vaccine is co-developed by the NIH's National Institute of...
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What makes people compassionate? Research shows that compassion is an innate ability. And it has benefits, too. Apart from the feel-good factor, it improves a person's overall well-being
Yes, we care.
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Fair chance
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The ABCs
A sofa is a dangerous place to put babies to sleep. According to a study published in the journal Pediatrics,...
Pee and C
Combo therapy
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Experimental vaccine safe, bolsters immunity
An experimental vaccine to prevent Ebola virus disease has been found to be well-tolerated and produced...
E-cigarettes contain 10 times amount carcinogens
Ten common reasons why we don't exercise
'Ebola could be contained by mid-2015'
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Office, what with its warmth and camaraderie, is an escape from the unending challenges of domesticity for an increasing number of people
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Life can be a roller-coaster ride for an anaesthesiologist. Apart from the emotional strain of conducting...
A confident smile is the best reward
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For stronger support
The spinal column is between the shoulder girdle at the top and pelvic girdle at the base. They are connected...
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freewheeling  |  Derek O'Brien
The Big Apple's barometer
My wife lives in New York, and, over the years, I have got to know the city well. It is a useful barometer to judge the health of the world and of the American mood and economy. A visit in the winter of 2008-09, ...  
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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