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Routine Blood Test May Detect Alzheimer’s: Study

A routine blood test that uses a neuroprotective protein as a biomarker may effectively diagnose Alzheimer’s disease, a new study has found. Researchers from Tel Aviv University (TAU) in Israel and Harvard University in US have proposed a new biomarker for cognitive ageing and Alzheimer’s disease: activity-dependent neuroprotective protein (ADNP), the levels of which can be easily monitored in routine ... Read More »

Gold Discounts in India Hit Record Highs as Demand Falters

Mumbai: Indian gold traders say they are struggling to draw buyers despite offering record discounts over rallying international prices, as consumers wait to see if rates can fall further after the federal budget this month. The bullion industry expects the government to cut the record 10 percent import duty on gold in the annual budget for 2016/17 that will be ... Read More »

Priyanka Chopra Adds Heat and Glamour to the SAG Awards Red Carpet

Priyanka Chopra photographed at the 22nd Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles on January 30. ACTRESS PRIYANKA CHOPRA, WHO MADE HER DEBUT INTO INTERNATIONAL TELEVISION WITH QUANTICO ATTENDED THE 22ND SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS THAT WAS HELD IN THE SHRINE AUDITORIUM IN LOS ANGELES ON JANUARY 30. SHE WALKED THE RED CARPET, LOOKING BRILLIANT IN A PINK AND WHITE ... Read More »

Barbie, Now In Tall, Short And Curvy

Barbie’s latest makeover began in a big way last year, when Mattel released a broad assortment of dolls in a greater number of skin tones, eye colors and even facial structures as part of its Fashionistas line. When it comes to Barbie’s body, it will no longer be one size fits all. On Thursday, Mattel unveiled curvy, petite and tall ... Read More »

Scientists Have Discovered What Causes Resting Bitch Face

Queen Elizabeth has it. So does fashion designer Victoria Beckham. And actress Kristen Stewart — poor thing, she’s practically the poster girl. Among the slew of pop culture icons said to be afflicted with so-called Resting Bitch Face (alternatively known as Bitchy Resting Face), the vast majority are women, though Kanye West is among the male examples. All of them ... Read More »