Recent Clinical Research

World’s oldest temple built to worship the dog star

16 August 2013 by Anil Ananthaswamy Magazine issue 2930.  Subscribe and save THE world's oldest temple, Göbekli Tepe in southern Turkey, may have been built to worship the dog star, Sirius.The 11,000-year-old site consists of a series of at least 20 circular...

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Sharia law is now legal in Oklahoma

  Oklahoma's Shariah Law Ban Is Unconstitutional & Gone for Good   By ANNIE YOUDERIAN   (CN) - Oklahoma's attempt to "specifically target and outlaw Shariah," or Islamic law, is unconstitutional, a federal judge ruled Thursday. Chief U.S. District...

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Obesity kills more Americans than previously thought

Contact: Timothy S. Paul tp2111@columbia.edu 212-305-2676 Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health 1 in 5 Americans, Black and White, die from obesity -- nearly 3 times previous estimates Obesity is a lot more deadly than previously thought. Across recent...

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Watermelon juice relieves post-exercise muscle soreness

Contact: Michael Bernstein m_bernstein@acs.org 202-872-6042 American Chemical Society Watermelon juice's reputation among athletes is getting scientific support in a new study, which found that juice from the summer favorite fruit can relieve post-exercise muscle...

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