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Source: National Public Radio

Fukushima :: Japan | updated 2012-05-09 07:20:52 -0700 | technology-news

March 9, 2012 One year ago this Sunday, a 9.0 magnitude earthquake off Japan triggered a tsunami that killed 20,000 people. It also triggered multiple meltdowns at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power station, one of the worst nuclear disasters in...
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Ōsaka :: Japan | updated 2012-07-28 03:12:11 -0700 | health-news

A recent study by a Japanese research group could pave the way for scientists to create new treatments that could help treat against degenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. The study was done at Osaka University, and it deals...
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Source: Japan Times

Ōsaka :: Japan | updated 2012-01-22 21:40:35 -0800 | business-news

The plaintiffs appealed the ruling to the Supreme Court two days later. The high court appeared in a rush to make its ruling in the trial, which started in September. It held only two hearings and it took only three...
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Source: Japan Today

Ōsaka :: Japan | updated 2011-02-18 02:08:19 -0800 | technology-news

A six-month-old girl born with a serious congenital rapid heartbeat has successfully had the abnormal portion of her heart muscle removed with a catheter in the first such surgery on an infant in Japan, an Osaka city hospital said Saturday....
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Breaking News: Vegetarian diet linked to lower blood pressure
   
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Ōsaka :: Japan | updated 2014-02-27 00:52:01 -0800 | health-news

Vegetarian diet may be useful as a non-pharmacological approach to lower blood pressure Previous studies have suggested an association between vegetarian diets and lower blood pressure, but the relationship is not well-established. Researchers in Osaka, Japan, conducted a systematic review...
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Breaking News: Meet the world's oldest human being
   
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Ōsaka :: Japan | updated 2014-07-18 06:24:09 -0700 | health-news

The person we are going to highlight in this news-story for living quite a long colorful life recommends sleep and eating sushi as her mantra to attain a ripe old of more than 100 years. If you were to approximate...
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Source: Japan Times

Ōsaka :: Japan | updated 2014-06-02 08:43:02 -0700 | health-news

In an attempt to cash in on consumers' growing interest in healthy eating, new varieties of fresh fruit and vegetables each touting enhanced health-boosting properties are making their way to supermarkets nationwide. When buying fresh produce, shoppers can now choose...
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Source: Japan Times

Ōsaka :: Japan | updated 2014-06-18 09:09:12 -0700 | health-news

The lead author of two controversial stem-cell papers that she has agreed to retract still insists her findings remain valid and wants to prove them herself, her lawyer said Wednesday...Obokata, a stem cell scientist at the state-affiliated Riken Institute, has...
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Source: Japan Times

Ōsaka :: Japan | updated 2014-06-27 09:45:18 -0700 | health-news

Eccentric inventor Yoshiro Nakamatsu, popularly known as Dr. NakaMats, has revealed that he has terminal cancer and is expected to live a year and a half. Nakamatsu said at a news conference Thursday that he was diagnosed with ductal prostate...
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Breaking News: Embattled researcher Obokata arrives at Riken to prove STAP cells
   
Source: Japan Times

Ōsaka :: Japan | updated 2014-07-02 06:09:42 -0700 | health-news

Wednesday at an office of the government-affiliated Riken research institute in Kobe to participate in experiments to verify the findings of her research once touted as trailblazing...The institute said it will secure transparency by video recording her experiments and through...
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Source: Japan Times

Ōsaka :: Japan | updated 2014-07-12 04:13:10 -0700 | health-news

More and more companies from fields other than medical services are entering the market for genetic testing, which make it possible for people to easily find out the risks of their developing certain types of diseases such as cancer and...
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Source: Japan Times

Ōsaka :: Japan | updated 2014-07-03 03:12:48 -0700 | health-news

Whenever her dementia-afflicted husband went to bed, Reiko Ozawa would sigh in relief and sometimes wish he would never wake up. That was because once he did, a living nightmare would await her, as her husband, Kunio, would tend to...
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