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Antibiotics Affect Brain, Cause Confusion, Hallucinations: Indian-Origin Neurologist

Indian-origin American researcher has found that antibiotics affect delirium in brain and cause confusion to brain function and leads to hallucinations and agitative mindset. “Delirium is a common and costly complication of hospitalization. Although medications are a known cause of delirium, antibiotics are an underrecognized class of medications associated with delirium,” said researchers in their article. They reviewed the clinical, ...

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Timing, Cutting Down Late Night Snack Go Long Way to Keep Your Heart Young: study

Eating habits have a great impact on heart health and now a team of Indian-American researchers says it matters when you eat so your heart doesn’t get aged early and remains young and their conclusion is based on a study of flies. The researchers have studied fruit flies to translate what they say benefits to human heart one day. “Time-restricted ...

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Bollywood brouhaha rescues NRI escape conviction

An Indian stalker argued before the Australian court that Bollywood films encouraged him to excessively approach women, citing his "culture" as the handicap to escape the conviction but bringing shame to Indian myth about mentality. A judge in the Tasmania capital Hobart took into account "the cultural background" of 32-year-old Sandesh Baliga and let him go with a restraining order, ...

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President Promulgates Citizenship Ordinance, What it Means?

The President of India has promulgated the Citizenship (Amendment) Ordinance, 2015 on Monday with immediate effect coinciding with the Gujarat Pravasi Bhartiya Divas amending the Indian Citizen Act, 1955. Here is a gist of what it exactly means: • At present one year continuous stay in India is mandatory for Indian Citizenship which is relaxed stating that if the Central ...

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Parchuri Balagopal, Andhra Man in South Carolina, Shot Dead by Robbers

A 42-year-old Indian American, hailing from Andhra Pradesh, was shot dead by unidentified robbers in South Carolina, his family members said on Saturday. Parchuri Balagopal, who was running a gas station in Myrtle Beach in South Carolina, was shot dead by assailants after snatching money from him. According to information reaching his family in his native village Chitturpu in Ghantasala ...

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Narendra Modi Australia Visit: Madison Square like Reception Awaits PM in Sydney

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to visit Australia for the G-20 summit in Brisbane next month, the Indian diaspora in Sydney is planning an event similar to the one New York’s Madison Square hosted for him. With an expected turn-over of 15,000 people, the Sydney event is being hosted by the Indian Australian Community Foundation (IACF), a ...

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