Archive: 08/10/2006

Study: U.S. babies are becoming fatter

U.S. medical researchers have examined more than 120,000 Massachusetts children under age 6 for 22 years -- and found today's babies are fatter.

Aug 10, 2006
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Robot teaches medical school students

Wake Forest University School of Medicine students expecting a lecture on the brain and nervous system instead find themselves treating a robotic patient.

Aug 10, 2006
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Bioethicist: Egg donors should be paid

A U.S. bioethicist says women who donate their eggs for stem cell research should be compensated, as are other healthy research volunteers.

Aug 10, 2006
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Study: Forest fires huge cost to health

Canadian researchers say forest fires don't just have an impact on the environment, the blazes also take a toll on human health.

Aug 10, 2006
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Computer scientists put social network theory to the test

Ever since 1969, when psychologists Jeffery Travers and Stanley Milgram first explained that everyone was separated by only six connections from anyone else, researchers have created theoretical models of the networks that ...

Aug 10, 2006
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Researchers discover online banking security problem

Two researchers working within Cardiff University's School of Computer Science, Professor Antonia J Jones and Joseph R Rabaiotti, together with a third independent researcher Stuart P Goring, have today released ...

Aug 10, 2006
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