More Than 100 Healthy Schools Honored by the Alliance for a Healthier Generation
... million kids increased opportunities for physical activity
and healthy eating, and we look forward to ... access to healthier foods; increase physical activity
opportunities before, during and after school; ... healthy school environments that promote physical activity
and healthy eating for more than three million ...
The Cooper Institute Launches Nationwide Testing With Pearson VUE for Certified Personal Trainer (CI-CPT) Exam
... fitness tests, creating and leading physical activity
programs, and supporting and motivating clients in healthy physical activity
behaviors. With 40 years of fitness research ... and certification leader in the physical activity
field. A CI-CPT handbook that provides candidates ...
President's Council Announces Top 5 Winners of 2009 National President's Challenge
... or with a team and set goals, log their activity
and track their progress. To complete the ... for their constituents."
is an important component of a healthy lifestyle. ... Challenge program. This online physical activity
program is available year-round at ...
VivaGel(R) Demonstrates Anti-HIV and Herpes Activity Following Human Administration
... demonstrating that VivaGel(R) retains antiviral activity
against human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and ... study was conducted to assess the antiviral activity
of VivaGel(R) (SPL7013 Gel) in cervicovaginal ... more than 90% of the initial antiviral activity
was retained for both HIV and HSV in more than ...
Boehringer Ingelheim to Commence Phase III Study Investigating the Role of BIBW 2992 as First-Line Treatment for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Patients with EGFR Mutations
... data suggest that BIBF 1120 has single-agent activity
in patients suffering from recurrent NSCLC.(7) ... #1200.22.
(5) De Greve, J. et al., "Clinical activity
of BIBW2992, an irreversible inhibitor of EGFR ... #1200.41.
(6) De Greve, J. et al., "Clinical activity
of BIBW2992, an irreversible inhibitor of EGFR ...
New national study finds increase in P.E. class-related injuries
... one of the main tools used to increase physical activity
and to prevent childhood obesity, and PE-related ... are on the rise. Although increasing physical activity
may reduce obesity, it may also increase the risk ... While recognizing that PE classes and physical activity
are important components in combating obesity, ...
Hormonal Therapies Offer Effective Solutions for Many Adult Women With Acne
... and dutasteride that work by reducing the activity
of the male hormone testosterone, may provide ...
Some progestins may actually mimic the activity
of testosterone on the oil gland and thereby ... demonstrate low or no risk of increasing the activity
of the testosterone receptor.
Intense Daily Workout May Keep Cancer at Bay
... men, aged 42 to 61, whose leisure-time physical activity
was assessed over one year. None of the men had a ...
"The intensity of leisure-time physical activity
should be at least moderate so that beneficial effect of physical activity
for reducing overall cancer mortality can be ...
Study: Being active as a preschooler pays off later in childhood
The UI team tested the body fat and activity
level of 333 kids at ages 5, 8 and 11 using ... The kids wore accelerometers to record their activity
level for up to five days, providing much more ... at least 60 minutes of age-appropriate physical activity
every day, and ...
Sedentary Kids May Take Longer to Fall Asleep
... an association between increased levels of activity
and a shorter time to sleep onset as well as the ... and I do not find the association between activity
and sleep latency surprising."
The report is ... collected data on the sleep patterns and daytime activity
of 591 children, all 7 years old.
On average, ...
AlphaRx Presents Positive Preclinical Data on Zysolin(TM) Inhalable Nanoparticles at Controlled Release Society Annual Meeting
... formulations, enhancing antimicrobial activity
against gram negative pathogens. Zysolin(TM) has ... patients. Zysolin(TM) improves the intracellular activity
of Tobramycin - in layman's term, increasing the ... macrophages, thus improving its antibacterial activity
against intracellular Klebsiella, Pseudomondas ...
Studies Show Genetic Activity of Antioxidants
... of each gene to see which of them had their activity
modified by exposure to curcumin."
The ... found altered expression of 2,252 genes, whose activity
included cellular signaling and adhesion, ... Genetic studies found that hesperidin affected activity
of 1,820 genes from white blood cells.
Three Dads Make Life Easier For iPhone and iPod Parents
... NerdTown announces the release of Baby activity
Logger 1.2.2 for the iPhone and iPod Touch. The ... 2009 -- NerdTown announces the release of Baby activity
Logger 1.2.2 for the iPhone and iPod Touch. The ... baby logging and tracking application.
Logger allows you to track and time all of your ...
Treating Kids' Summertime Bumps, Bruises and Injuries with The Healthcare Scoop
... healthier communities."
Summer Outdoor activity
Hydrate: Drink plenty of ... stretch before a game or work up to intense activity
Rest: Getting adequate rest before and after games or outdoor activity
can greatly reduce injury ...
Easy Baby or Fussy -- It May Be Out of Mom's Control
... Gene, brain activity
may determine child's temperament, study finds ... a certain gene and a particular pattern of brain activity
may determine a child's temperament, a new study ... the interaction between the DRD4 gene and activity
in the frontal cortex of the brain to find out if ...
Healthy Diet, Exercise Keeps Mind Sharp As You Age
... New research finds eating healthy, moderate activity
TUESDAY, July 14 ... and softball.
"The average long-term strenuous activity
was for 2.5 hours a week, and the average long-term moderate activity
was 3.2 hours a week," Tierney said.
A 'Heart Healthy' Diet and Ongoing, Moderate Physical Activity May Protect Against Cognitive Decline as We Age
... or increasing participation in moderate physical activity
may help preserve our memory and thinking ... benefit."
Maintaining or Increasing activity
Levels May Slow Cognitive Decline in Elderly
... is known about the impact of changes in physical activity
levels on rate of cognitive decline.
What are the most effective ways of promoting physical exercise in adults?
... as a motivational tool and promoting physical activity
through mass media campaigns are the most ... at least 30 minutes of moderate physical activity
which could just be brisk walking five times ... a range of interventions to promote physical activity
and transport use in adults, which had evidence ...
Neuroimaging suggests that truthfulness requires no act of will for honest people
... neuroimaging, psychologists looked at the brain activity
of people given the chance to gain money ... that honest people showed no additional neural activity
when telling the truth, implying that extra ... even when telling the truth, showed additional activity
in brain regions that involve control and ...
Queen's University study aims at early diagnosis for ADHD and Parkinson's disease
... eye movements were recorded and correlated to the activity
being documented in specific areas of their ... they were asked to look away or not. Normal brain activity
was also decreased," says Professor Munoz. "When ... their ADHD medication the success rates, and the activity
in certain areas of the brain, increased. This ...
Dynamic molecular mechanism to keep brain activity stable
... spatio-temporally regulated to maintain synaptic activity
at a constant level. Here, the Japanese research ... this mechanism contributes to keeping synaptic activity
stable when synaptic activity
dynamically changes. The Japan Science and ...
Changing Paradigms in Hereditary Angioedema: A Focus on Timely Diagnosis and New Therapies
... continuing medical education self-study audio activity
titled Changing Paradigms in Hereditary ... on Timely Diagnosis and New Therapies . This activity
is supported by an educational grant from ...
Faculty for this continuing medical education activity
include the following experts in allergy and ...
Acupuncture, Exercise May Ease Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
When comparing the sympathetic nerve activity
before and after the study, researchers found noticeably decreased activity
in the acupuncture and exercise groups compared ... been thought to trigger chronic sympathetic nerve activity
Those who received acupuncture ...
Kids of Parents Who Value Exercise Are More Active
... and team sports -- was associated with increased activity
levels among boys, but not among girls, said the ... Health Psychology .
"The difference between activity
levels in the girls and boys had to do with the ... swimming and skating, while moderate individual activity
included walking and golf. Vigorous household ...
Odd Behaviors on Ambien Linked to Brain Circuitry
... News) -- New information about brain circuit activity
may help explain why some people who take the ... cells or neurons are highly reactive to incoming activity
throughout life," study corresponding author ... said in a news release.
"When brain activity
is silenced, many neurons automatically react to ...
Exercise helps patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
... liver disease (NAFLD) on how to increase physical activity
leads to health benefits that are independent of ... changes. The effects of increasing physical activity
alone have not been thoroughly investigated.
... more likely to have increased their physical activity
by an hour or more per week, compared to patients ...
Policymakers, Experts, Public Agree: Physical Activity Plan Needed
... one goal in mind: to develop a national physical activity
plan that will make America healthier. ... Prevention.
The preventive power of physical activity
has been noted by lawmakers. During mark-up of ... even reversible by changes in nutrition, physical activity
Reflecting a growing ...
Sentry Data Systems Announces Claims Guardian(TM)
... that automatically matching actual procurement activity
to billing activity
is critical for establishing visibility into the ... patient classes, physicians involved, and past activity
are all provided to the reviewer in one location ...
Latest Berry Health Benefits Revealed
"Exploring the Biological activity
of Berry Ellagitannin Metabolites"
... Institute, Helsinki, Finland
of Cranberry Extracts"
Peter Ferguson, Ph.D., ... of Arkansas
"Bacterial Anti-adhesion activity
of Cranberry Proanthocyanidins"
Amy Howell, ....
Study pinpoints novel cancer gene and biomarker
... we can expect genomic studies [which chart the activity
of thousands of cell genes] to generate hundreds ... tests, in which they lowered each gene's activity
in a set of lab-grown tumor cells. "When we ... studies to see whether revving up GOLPH3 activity
can turn a non-cancerous cell cancerous. It did ...
Electrocardiogram Blip Signals Heart Trouble
... of the jagged blip that records electrical activity
as the heart contracts and expands, was ... PR interval records the time that the electrical activity
of the heart moves across the atria, the two ... ventricles, the lower blood-pumping chambers. EKG activity
is recorded in thousandths of seconds, and a PR ...
Major New Report Establishes Effective Methods of Enhancing and Preserving Brain Power as We Age
... Those who engaged in more frequent cognitive activity
experienced a reduced rate of cognitive decline. ... age of 65. Researchers assessed their physical activity
by asking the women how many city blocks they ... It seems that even moderate levels of physical activity
can serve to limit declines in cognition in older ...
Standard IQ Test May Undervalue People With Autism
... the testing showed that autistic people had more activity
in different areas of their brains than those ... indicated that people with autism showed more activity
in the left cuneus, a region of the brain's ... without autism, autistic people showed less activity
in areas of the prefrontal cortex of the brain ...
Generation of a severe memory-deficit mutant mouse by exclusively eliminating the kinase activity of CaMKIIalpha
... However, the causative role of the enzymatic activity
of CaMKII alpha in such processes has not been ... knock-in mouse that completely lacks the kinase activity
of CaMKII alpha, and examined the effects on ... memory deficit because of the lack of the kinase activity
of CaMKII alpha. This finding supports the idea ...
Aerobically unfit young adults on road to diabetes in middle age
... somewhat unexpected and leads us to think that activity
levels need to be adequate not only to raise ... weight. "Improving your fitness through physical activity
is one way you can modify your body fat," she said. "Research shows that combining regular physical activity
with a carefully balanced diet can help most ...
New findings encourage more vigilant monitoring of seizure activity among intensive care patients
... a need for more vigilant monitoring for seizure activity
among intensive care patients who may be ... monitoring devices.
"Monitoring for seizure activity
in intensive care patients is important in order ... to be the preferred method to monitor seizure activity
in patients requiring other invasive brain ...
'Life force' linked to body's ability to withstand stress
... of causality, and it were low dispositional activity
causing inflammation, we could design treatments ... between the 84th percentile of dispositional activity
and the 16th translated roughly into a 1.29 ... said. "But we don't know if low dispositional activity
is causing inflammation, or inflammation is ...
Structures from the human immune system's oldest branch shed light on a range of diseases
Factor H binding inhibits C3 convertase activity
and prevents the complement response from ... mutations in factor H could weaken its binding activity
to C3b, and thus may lead to a loss of regulatory activity
in the disease states," explains Lambris. ...
RA individuals from lower GDP countries keep working despite worse symptoms than richer countries
... likely to continue working despite higher disease activity
and functional disability scores compared to ... people continue to work with considerable disease activity
and functional limitations."
The results of the ... indicates greater disability.
** DAS28 (Disease activity
Score) is an index used by physicians to measure ...
63 percent of RA patients suffer psychiatric disorders, with depressive spectrum conditions most likely
... to be stress-related and associated with disease activity
and chronic pain. Evaluating and addressing the ... burden of RA."
In the study, the disease activity
of 75 patients with American College of ... of cognitive function.
* DAS28 (Disease activity
Score) is an index used by physicians to measure ...