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Marriage, Committed Romance Reduce Stress Hormone Production 2010-08-19

Unmarried people in a committed, romantic relationship show the same reduced responses to stress as do married people, said Dario Maestripieri, Professor in Comparative Human Development at the University of Chicago.…

Cancer Is The World's Top 'Economic Killer,' Report Finds 2010-08-19

Cancer is the world's top economic killer as well as its likely leading cause of death, the American Cancer Society contends in a new report it will present at a global cancer conference in China this week. …

Urine as a Source of Power 2010-08-18

Can urine be used to produce energy without causing pollution? The team of researchers from Bristol certainly feels this is possible and is a sustainable project for the future. …

What It Takes for a Woman to Get Pregnant 2010-08-18

Bringing up children is no easy task, and now research shows that making babies is also not as easy as one might think.A typical woman takes six months to conceive, during which she has sex four times a week. …

Sun beds Could Cause Eye Damage 2010-08-18

Experts at the College of Optometrists revealed that the UV rays emitted by the sunbed lampscan lead to long term problems to the eyes and merely closing them will not help since the skin of the eyelids are too thin to provide any protection.…

The New Easy Way to Mow Your Lawn - Buy a Goat 2010-08-17

Goats are the most eco-friendly lawn mowers and all you need to do is to let it loose on your lawn. They have a minimal carbon footprint, don't demand wages and don't need any on-the-job training. …

Doctors Find Cure to End Growth for Woman With Gigantism 2010-06-08

A young woman, who has been suffering from a rare form of gigantism that made her gain 336 pounds and grow to nearly 7-feet tall, has been given hope of beating the illness by doctors who have found a cure for the disease.…