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    Read How Smartphones Are Damaging Environment

    August 7, 2018

    Smartphones and data centres will be the most damaging information and communications technologies to the environment by 2040, warns a new study. For the study, the researchers studied the carbon footprint of consumer devices such as smartphones, laptops, tablets, desktops as well as data centres..

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  • Gene Linked To Sudden Death In Young People Identified

    Gene Linked To Sudden Death In Young People Identified

    March 10, 2017

    Toronto: Researchers have identified a new gene that can lead to sudden death among young people and athletes. The gene, called CDH2, causes arrhythmogenic right ventricle cardiomyopathy (ARVC), which is a genetic disorder that predisposes patients to cardiac arrest and is a major cause of unexpe..

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  • Premature Babies More Likely To Face Anxiety Issues Later

    Premature Babies More Likely To Face Anxiety Issues Later

    February 15, 2017

    Toronto: Premature babies born with extremely low birth weight are not only at risk of physical problems but are also more likely to experience later in life mental health problems mainly involving attention, anxiety-related and social problems, a study says. "Our findings provide evidence that i..

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  • How NASA Aims to Tackle Medical Emergencies in Deep Space

    How NASA Aims to Tackle Medical Emergencies in Deep Space

    September 5, 2016

    Toronto: A team of experts is working with NASA to determine what medical training and technology astronauts need so that they can respond to any emergency like a heart attack, even when they have lost contact with the Earth. As missions into space become longer and go deeper, the need for diagno..

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  • risk factors for stroke

    10 Modifiable Risk Factors, Responsible for 90% Stroke

    July 19, 2016

    Researchers from McMaster University, Canada have found that 10 potentially modifiable risk factors are collectively associated with about 90% of strokes worldwide. These factors are responsible for 91•5% for ischemic stroke, 87•1% for intracerebral hemorrhage. Prevention of stroke is a major..

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