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War and Tsunami still continue to affect children?…

Jul 19th, 2010 | By
War and Tsunami still continue to affect children?…

‘War and Tsunami’, Sri Lanka was unfortunately hit by both! Irrespective of class or creed, young or old everyone was afflicted. The tribulations many had to face due to the war and tsunami that mercilessly plagued upon Sri Lankan society sometime back, still lingers on though not to the same extent.



Blackboard in the jungle

Jul 1st, 2010 | By
Blackboard in the jungle

A rather interesting phrase. I loved it the moment I heard it as it built a vivid picture in my mind of the deeper meaning
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Tea and Alzheimer’s disease

Feb 24th, 2010 | By
Tea and Alzheimer’s disease

A cup of tea not only boosts your mental alertness it also boosts your memory. In an article published in the BBC says that this may lead to the development of a new treatment for Alzheimer ’s disease. This is good news to all the tea drinkers out there and more so to the patients suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and their carers. Developing a medicinal tea as treatment for Alzheimer’s disease for which there is no cure found yet, sounds very interesting.



Is there a connection between mobiles and cancer?

Feb 5th, 2010 | By
Is there a connection between mobiles and cancer?

Well studies have not shown a connection so far, however what scientists say regarding this is that additional research and more time is needed to observe a direct connection between mobile usage and cancer before conclusions are made.



Good news for people with prosthetic arms

Feb 4th, 2010 | By
Good news for people with prosthetic arms

. TMR (Targeted Muscle Reinnervation) is a method which helps amputees to use their prosthetic arms effectively to do their daily activities. This method was developed in the rehabilitation institute of Chicago and the Northwestern University. In Wikepedia (they describe TMR as a method by which a spare muscle (the target muscle) of an amputated
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Vitamin C

Feb 4th, 2010 | By
Vitamin C

Vitamin C also known as Ascorbic acid is found naturally particularly in citrus fruits such as oranges and also in vegetables. For example foods that tend to have highest sources of vit C are green peppers, strawberries, tomatoes, broccoli, turnip greens and other leafy greens, sweet and white potatoes, papaya, mango, watermelon, cauliflower, cabbage, and pineapples.  Vit
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Alcohol is safe only if you know your limits

Nov 22nd, 2008 | By
Alcohol is safe only if you know your limits

photo: Misserion We talk about everything under the sun while having our regular social drink at home or at the local pub but have we ever talked about the “safe level” of alcohol consumption or have you ever been told about that? It seems that many of us are unaware of the safe limits of alcohol
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