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New DNA-like compounds show promise to treat lupus

Washington, May 28 (ANI): A University of Iowa researcher has announced the creation of DNA-like compounds that effectively inhibit the cells responsible for systemic lupus erythematosus, an incurable chronic autoimmune condition that damages the skin, joints and internal organs. Dr. ... Read More »

Fish boosts brain power in middle aged men

Washington, May 21 (ANI): Increased levels of vitamin D – synthesised in the skin following sun exposure and found in certain foods such as oily fish – are linked to improved cognitive function in middle-aged and older men, says a ... Read More »

The chocolate bar that can render acne history

Melbourne, May 20 (ANI): They say it’s the worst enemy of clear skin, but eating chocolate could actually prove to be a lifesaver for people who abandon their social lives just because of acne. Acne Care chocolate bars are said ... Read More »

‘Madonna shuns the sun to stay young’

London, May 13 (ANI): Pop queen Madonna keeps out of the sun to stay young, says a leading expert. Dr Fredric Brandt, the self-styled “Baron of Botox”, had advised the Material Girl to stay away from sun to preserve her ... Read More »

Posh shows off more skin in new Armani undie ad

Washington, May 7 (ANI): After creating waves with her saucy Armani advert, Victoria Beckham has shown even more skin in a new underwear advertising campaign for the designer. The former “Spice Girl” unveiled her new 20-foot banner, from the Emporio ... Read More »

Now, get fake tan without smelling bad

London, May 6 (ANI): Get ready for getting an artificial tan that won’t leave you with a body odour, thanks to the new Aromaguard technology that chemically neutralises self-tanning lotion’s nasty smell. A research team led by Tim Whiteley of ... Read More »

Soon, a glowing band-aid to treat skin cancer

London, May 5 (ANI): If you thought that band-aids are just sticky plasters to heal small cuts and grazes, then get ready for their high-tech upgrade that can even be used to treat skin cancer. Polymertronics, based in Banbury, UK, ... Read More »

Flu vaccine given in microneedle skin patches offers new hope

Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): Researchers at Emory University and the Georgia Institute of Technology have found flu vaccine delivered through skin patches containing microneedles as effective at preventing influenza in mice as intramuscular, hypodermic flu immunization. The researchers claims that ... Read More »