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  1. Super Hearing Found in People Blind at Birth

    July 14, 2004 - People blind since infancy have at least 10 times sharper hearing than sighted people, a study of hearing skills shows. People blinded at later ages don't seem to have this gift. However, the study showed that the earlier people lose their sight, the sharper their hearing. Frédéric

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  2. Ayurvedic Medicines Linked to Lead Poisoning

    July 9, 2004 -- Using some types of traditional ayurvedic medications may cause lead poisoning, according to a new report from the CDC. Researchers say 12 cases of lead poisoning have been reported from 2000-2003 among adults who used ayurvedic medications. Although more than 95% of lead poisoning i

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  3. Recurring Blood Clots More Likely in Men

    June 16, 2004 -- People who have had a life-threatening blood clot are at high risk of having another. But men's risk is four times that of women, a new study shows. Dangerous blood clots sometimes lodge in a major vein. It is a dangerous condition that can lead to stroke or death. Treatment usually

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  4. Macho Attitude May Not Worsen Men's Health

    June 17, 2004 -- The strong-but-silent type can breathe a loud sigh of relief. New research suggests that "manly" men who withhold their feelings and emotions but not their tough, competitive nature may not be as vulnerable to physical and psychological problems as previously believed. For long, the

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  5. Smart Dog Knows 200 Words

    The eyes of the dog give to him sometimes a more intelligent expression than that of his master, and there is no doubt that he uses them to very good advantage; but they are not our eyes. -- Neurologist C. Judson Herrick June 10, 2004 -- "My border collie," the bumper sticker reads, "is smarter than

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  6. Why Being Half Asleep May Help You Learn

    June 7, 2004 -- Right now, the act of reading this article may be making some parts of your brain sleepier than others. But do try to keep the other parts awake for the explanation. A new study shows that different areas in the brain can become sleepier than others depending on the task at hand. Spe

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  7. Device Cuts Risk of Awareness During Surgery

    May 27, 2004 - It's a real-life nightmare for about two in every 1,000 surgery patients. Doctors simply call it "awareness during surgery." For patients, it is the trauma of knowing what's happing as doctors cut into their body, but being helpless to do anything about it. Even in dry medical terms,

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  8. Antidepressant Could Help Reverse Paralysis

    May 24, 2004 -- An experimental antidepressant drug is showing promise as a pioneering treatment for spinal cord injury and paralysis, a new study shows. In a study involving rats, researchers found that the drug rolipram helps boost the inner workings of nerve cells. This boost may help bridge the

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  9. Dog Genome May Help Heal Humans

    May 20, 2004 -- The same genetic traits that make a border collie a born herder or a beagle sniff out its prey may offer new clues into the human disease process, according to a new study. Researchers say the strict breeding practices that produce champions at Westminster may provide researchers wit

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  10. Pot's Social Dangers Unknown, Say Researchers

    May 17, 2004 -- You've probably seen the commercial: an egg frying in a pan. It's not breakfast being served but a strong warning about the dangers of recreational drug use: "This is your brain. This is your brain on drugs. Any questions?" Yes, say British researchers. Can you prove it? After review

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