Innovative antennae may signal a 'new wave' in health care provision
... the world to deliberately harness the so-called creeping
wave effect. With a conventional on-body antenna ... only a small amount of the signal behaves in this creeping
way and so its overall strength has to be ... They are specifically designed to accentuate the creeping
wave effect by maximising the amount of signal ...
College drinking problems, deaths on the rise
... National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) found that drinking-related accidental deaths among 18- to 24-year-old students have been creeping
upward -- from 1,440 in 1998 to 1,825 in 2005.
At the same time, the proportion of students who reported recent heavy episodic drinking (sometimes ...
Online Diets Reviewed: Your Top 4 Metabolism Boosting, Fat Burning Plans
... weight loss. Participants felt fairly satisfied upfront in the program, but had a cliff-like drop off after only a few weeks. Keeping the fat from creeping
back on the body seemed to be a recurring problem that greatly hindered overall performance. Visit: http://www.nutrisystem.com
The most ...
Overweight Preschoolers Raise Their Heart Disease Risk
... that the key message of the study was that all children should have their BMI and waist circumference monitored, and if the numbers are found to be creeping
up, doctors and parents should intervene.
"It's frightening," Messiah said. "We are in uncharted territory. We have never had this number of ...
... reasonable portion sizes anymore.
"If people could cut down on their portion sizes, this would be the single greatest way to combat the creeping
obesity epidemic," said Madelyn Fernstrom, founding director of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Weight Management Center. "It's such a ...
Trimble and AT&T Make It Easier to Stay Fit and Healthy With New Application for AT&T GPS-Enabled Mobile Phones
... Performance Tracking Tools
DALLAS and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In time
to work off the stress and creeping
pounds that often come with the
holidays, Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB ) and AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T ) today announced
the availability of the AllSport GPS(TM) ...
Longer-Lasting Restylane(R) Beauty Results Confirmed
... results which lasted as
long as promised and filled beautifully, but several months later you look
in the mirror and see those old lines and wrinkles creeping
back in. Bear
in mind that if you have a second treatment within four-and-a-half to nine
months of your first, you will get your Restylane(R) beauty ...
Run for Your Life
... and with fewer disabilities, study finds
MONDAY, Aug. 11 (HealthDay News) -- It may, in fact, be possible to outrun death -- and even the creeping
ravages of time -- at least for a while.
Research spanning two decades has found that older runners live longer and suffer fewer disabilities than ...
Surfing to a Higher Weight
WEDNESDAY, July 9 (HealthDay News) -- Teen girls who spend a lot of time on the Internet are more likely to see their weight creeping
slowly up than adolescents who spend less time in front of the computer screen, new research shows.
And the association between computer use and ...
Animal behavior turned into robots and more at 4th international AMAM symposium
... Adaptive Motion of Animals and Machines (AMAM).
Its science fiction of yesteryear turned into todays reality. A Robot Zoo of crawling, leaping, creeping
and swimming mechanical devices with names like AMOS-WD06, Robot III and AmphiBot will be on public display on Thursday, June 5, at Clevelands Great ...
Kids Growing Up on Grown Up Drugs: New Research Shows Treatments for Adult Ailments Rapidly Rising in Children
... which reviewed prescription claims of about 600,000
insured children ages 19 and under, also reveals that heart disease-related
conditions are creeping
into childhood. While the prevalence rate is still
quite small, the use of medications to treat high cholesterol and high
blood pressure in children ...
Interventional Pulmonology Creeping into Bronchoscopy Market
... -- According to Millennium
Research Group's US Markets for ENT & Bronchoscopy 2008 report, an emerging
field -- interventional pulmonology -- is creeping
into the bronchoscopy
market, and is expected to grow the overall market to $180 million by 2012.
To date, the majority of bronchoscopy procedures ...
Diabetes Research Institute Unites with Global Diabetes Community to Recognize World Diabetes Day
... play in the eradication of this worldwide
disease," notes Camillo Ricordi, M.D., scientific director of the Diabetes
Research Institute. "Diabetes is creeping
into the homes of more and more
people, causing complications and shortening lifespans of both children and
adults. It is a complex and still ...
Major differences revealed in how local authorities in the UK support disabled people
... authorities used direct payments. In some parts of Scotland, on the other hand, union resistance, and the identification of direct payments with creeping
privatisation, has had a negative effect on their uptake. Throughout the UK, in areas with low take-up of direct payments, there was evidence of ...
For Bangladeshis, a Nutritious Diet Would Cost 1,700 Pounds Per Week
... of poor harvests in some climate-affected countries and the switch to growing crops for biofuels in others. And rice prices have been steadily creeping
A joint report from the UN and the OECD yesterday warned that high commodities prices could last over the next decade, ...
The Rate of Accident Deaths Much Higher
... The rate of accidental death seems to be creeping
up slowly and has touched almost 12%, which is quite high when compared to the lowest figures recorded in 1992. This was reported on Thursday by the ...
Alzheimer’s Patients Plead for Greater Understanding and Suppor
... year, the national office of the Alzheimer’s Association declared early stage services a priority.
No one knows what causes Alzheimer’s creeping
brain degeneration. It gradually robs sufferers of their memories and ability to care for themselves, eventually killing them. There is no known ...
Ramadoss Blames State Governments for High Dengue Toll
... See these guys should do what they know best - treat patients - and not go into flash strikes and politics. Today, unfortunately, politics has been creeping
into AIIMS ...
Ramadoss claimed that he had "bunches of letters" from faculty, resident doctors and students and "they wanted me to remove him ...
Meth Use Increases Risk Of Underweight Babies
... of the Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk said that meth is 'now the problematic drug of choice in the West and Midwest, and it is creeping
The study included 1,618 women aged 25 at an average for the study. The women were questioned whether they used meth and researchers ...
Changing Food Habits: Fodder For Thought
... in vegetarianism. The survey also revealed that cultural practices still held sway on the country’s food habits although changes are steadily creeping
in. 55%of Brahmins are reported to be vegetarians and so are 12% of adivasis.
The majority of the Hindus consume meat, while 8% of the ...
Start the New year with news on intelligent weight loss!!
... other programmes.
Another myth is that ageing causes metabolism to slow down. It is not true that a slowing metabolism is the main cause of creeping
obesity as we age. In the Western world, the 35-year-old man gains 0.45kg of fat each year until he hits 50. A woman gains proportionately more. ...
Recent Poultry Deaths Rocks Romania
... in October near Danube Delta, Romania. But now new cases of deaths of birds have been reported recently. //
The bird flu disaster is slowly creeping
in all directions from the Danube Delta. This delta is a largest wetland in Europe and is an important migratory route for all the birds that come to ...
Enjoy Moderate Exercise and Keep Your Heart Fit
... you will achieve even greater gains.”
The researchers studied 133 overweight sedentary men and women in whom the blood lipid levels were creeping
up and was high enough to put their health at risk. The subjects were randomized into one of four groups:
Low amount/moderate ...