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Anorexic Teen Shares Her Woes Online

Anorexic Teen Shares Her Woes OnlineA Swedish teenager, Antonia Eriksson, has shared almost every minute detail of her suffering online. The girl shared her battle with the dark world from the moment she was admitted to hospital to almost every step of her journey towards health.

Sleep is Important?

Sleep is Important?Everyone feels that someone is banging their head, if they have not been able to sleep properly for a long period of time. Sometimes it is so bad that it feels as if someone has hit on the head the previous night itself.

Scientists Endeavoring to Develop Lab-Grown Brains

Scientists Endeavoring to Develop Lab-Grown BrainsCan you ever imagine a brain growing in lab? The answer is yes. Scientists are putting in efforts to develop bioengineered brains.

They have been moving ahead with greater pace in growing organ tissues in a lab from stem-cells. Just this year, a functional kidney, liver and even veins have been developed in lab.

The growing of neural cells is complex and understanding brain is also not easy.

Presence of RARA Inhibits Breast Cancer Treatment

Presence of RARA Inhibits Breast Cancer TreatmentRecently, a research has been carried out by a group of researchers from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden. The study researchers said that they have found protein named as retinoic acid receptor alpha (RARA) in breast tumors.

Five Portions of Fruits and Vegetables Add At least 3 Years to Life

Five Portions of Fruits and Vegetables Add At least 3 Years to LifeA study was carried out by a group of researchers from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm.  The study has uncovered that by having five portions of fruit and vegetables a day, a person will be able to add three years to his life.

In order to reach at the above given result, the study researchers carried out study on 71,706 men and women, who were aged between 45 and 83.

Exercise Alters Your DNA, Slashing the Risk of Obesity and Diabetes, A New Study Found

Exercise Alters Your DNA, Slashing the Risk of Obesity and Diabetes, A New Study FoundAccording to Swedish scientists, vigorous exercises are not only good in burning off those excess calories but these play beneficial in few other ways.

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