Vitamin D may ward off age-related vision loss, study

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VietnamNet English 71 month(s) ago

Vitamin D may ward off age-related vision loss, study

A new research indicats taking vitamin D could ward off vision loss from age-related macular degeneration (AMD) in women younger than 75, according to media reports on Tuesday.

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Teddy bears ward off 'evil eye' in Albania

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 79 month(s) ago

Teddy bears ward off 'evil eye' in Albania

A weather-beaten teddy bear hangs from the front of Izet Sina's home. But this tattered old toy is no abandoned play thing. It is designed to protect the family from misfortune and ward off the "evil eye".

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Japan's soybean-hurling tradition

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Báo Thanh Niên English 8 month(s) ago

Japanese mark the eve of spring by throwing beans to ward off evil spirits.

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Philippine New Year mayhem kills two, injures hundreds

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Philippine New Year mayhem kills two, injures hundreds

Eighty per cent of the country's 100 million people are Catholic but Filipino superstition dictates making ear-shattering noises during New Year's Eve to ward off bad luck.

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Hanoi extends precautions against MERS-CoV

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Hanoi extends precautions against MERS-CoV

Hanoi has been stepping up precautionary measures to ward off transmission risk of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), as heard at a meeting on June 18 in Hanoi between Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien and the municipal authorities.

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Vietnam battens down the hatches as S.Korea confirms fifth MERS death

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Vietnam battens down the hatches as S.Korea confirms fifth MERS death

Vietnam has set up four task forces to ward off the infection of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) in the country and screening passengers’ temperature at the airport following an outbreak in South Korea.

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New shape-changing frog species named 'Pristimantis Mutabilis'

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Báo Thanh Niên English 17 month(s) ago

Marble-sized 'Mutable Rainfrog' found in Ecuadorian cloud forest can change skin texture to ward off predators.

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China central bank steps up easing tempo as factory activity shrinks

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China central bank steps up easing tempo as factory activity shrinks

Weakness in China's vast manufacturing sector, aggravated by high real borrowing costs and weak demand, appears to have driven the central bank to accelerate the pace of monetary easing to ward off deflation in the world's second-largest economy.

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Hue reproduces ceremony to erect evil-dispelling tree

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Hue reproduces ceremony to erect evil-dispelling tree

A ceremony to erect cay neu, a tall bamboo tree believed to ward off ghosts and monsters from entering the community during Tet, the Vietnamese Lunar New Year, was re-enacted in the former imperial city of Hue, central Thua Thien-Hue province, on February 11.

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Cooling-product sales heat up

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VietNam News English 30 month(s) ago

Cooling-product sales heat up

Purchases of air conditioners, refrigerators, electric fans and other electrical products to ward off the summer heat soared during the past two months in HCM City.

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Euro pushes higher despite ECB deflation concerns

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Euro pushes higher despite ECB deflation concerns

The euro pushed higher against the dollar late Thursday, reversing earlier losses that came after the European Central Bank pledged action to ward off deflation or a credit crunch.

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Speaking two languages may delay dementia: study

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Speaking two languages may delay dementia: study

WASHINGTON – People who speak two languages may be able to ward off dementia for years, regardless of whether they have the ability to read or not, according to a study Wednesday.

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Electric fencing to be installed to ward off elephants

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VietnamNet English 59 month(s) ago 2 related news

A 30 km solar electric fencing system will be installed along the forest in the southern province of Dong Nai this year, to minimise conflict between elephants at the Natural and Cultural Reserve Park and villagers living in close proximity.

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Electric fencing to be installed to ward off elephants

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SaiGon GP English 59 month(s) ago

A 30 km solar electric fencing system will be installed along the forest in the southern province of Dong Nai this year, to minimise conflict between elephants at the Natural and Cultural Reserve Park and villagers living in close proximity.

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Kazakh zoo gives monkeys red wine to beat colds

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Kazakh zoo gives monkeys red wine to beat colds

A zoo in the freezing steppes of Kazakhstan is giving its monkeys red wine to ward off winter colds, its chief animal specialist told AFP on Friday.

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