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Happy older people may live longer

Happiness can prolong life in older adults, say scientists including one of Indian origin. The study, published in the journal Age and Ageing, used data for 4,478 participants of a survey to look at the association between happiness,…
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Broadband internet may cause sleep deprivation

The research, published in the Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organisation, found that individuals with Digital subscriber line (DSL) access tend to sleep 25 minutes less than their counterparts without DSL internet.DSL is a technology…
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Tea leaf extract can destroy cancer cells

Nanoparticles derived from tea leaves can inhibit the growth of lung cancer cells, destroying up to 80 per cent of them, a team of Indian and British scientists has found. The study, published in the journal Applied Nano Materials, outlines…
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