Well water in Goa beach villages has worms: Minister

Well water in tourism-oriented coastal Goan villages is so bad that it is infested with worms, Public Works Department Minister Sudin Dhavalikar said Friday.

Manchester United 'garlic spray' Old Trafford stadium in bid to battle worms
Manchester United 'garlic spray' Old Trafford stadium in bid to battle worms

Manchester United stars might have to endure the stench of garlic at the Old Trafford stadium next week after ground staff sprayed the pitch with the potent liquid in an attempt to fight off worms that are ruining the pitch.

Clue for deadly brain disease found in worms

In a first, researchers have replicated a rare but deadly human brain disease in nematode worms and successfully treated it with a drug called resveratrol, suggesting a cure could be found for humans.

Worms can form part of astronauts` diet: Chinese study

Three volunteers participated in a Chinese space programme experiment of surviving on a worm diet for more than three months in order to prove that humans can endure long space journeys with this type of diet.

Artificial life comes closer to reality with movement in created worm

A project aiming to create artificial life has made a new breakthrough - the simulated worm is now able to move.

Worms may help explain human ability to handle stress

Worms may help shed light on what causes some people to suffer from life-threatening anxiety disorders while others are better able to cope with stress, scientists say.

Tiny alcohol amounts double worm`s life

Tiny portions of ethanol can more than double the lifespan of a tiny worm known as C elegans.

Worms could help understand weightlessness in space

Worm colonies can be established on space stations without the need for researchers to tend to them.

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Worms: First thing in the morning, Eat 1 small piece of Jaggery (Brown sugar) then wait for 5 minutes and eat 1 tsp. of Caraway Seeds or Caraway powder.

Worms offer clues to declining fertility with age in women

New ways that may help maintain fertility in women who want to delay bearing a child may not be too far, as Princeton scientists have discovered genes responsible for controlling reproductive life span in worms.

Worms offer clues to declining fertility with age in women

New ways that may help maintain fertility in women who want to delay bearing a child may not be too far, as Princeton scientists have discovered genes responsible for controlling reproductive life span in worms.

Similarities between human brains, worms and computer chips

Scientists from the US, the UK, and Germany have discovered that the human brain, the nervous system of a worm, and a computer chip have striking similarities.

Worms-based meds may cure asthma, arthritis

Medicines made from worms could treat or even prevent conditions such as asthma and rheumatoid arthritis, say Scottish scientists.

Worms-based meds may cure asthma, arthritis

Medicines made from worms could treat or even prevent conditions such as asthma and rheumatoid arthritis, say Scottish scientists.

Worms may offer new epilepsy treatments

A new study on worms by researchers at the University of Alabama has shed light on cellular mechanisms that could be exploited to treat epilepsy.

Worms may offer new epilepsy treatments

A new study on worms by researchers at the University of Alabama has shed light on cellular mechanisms that could be exploited to treat epilepsy.

Worms may explain why some people develop Parkinson`s

Scientists from Dundee University have suggested that C. elegans worm might prove to be an effective research model for studying why some people develop Parkinson`s Disease.

Worms may explain why some people develop Parkinson`s

Scientists from Dundee University have suggested that C. elegans worm might prove to be an effective research model for studying why some people develop Parkinson`s Disease.