Des Moines-Area Optometrists Partner With Sens. Harkin and Grassley; U.S. House Leaders in Improving Infant Eye and Vision Care
... "There was no specific reason to believe that my daughter
had any vision or eye health problems, but I wanted to do everything I could to ensure that my daughter
was healthy and developing well," said Lee Pietzsch, a mother whose daughter
had an InfantSEE(R) assessment. "The ...
Mother of Child Cancer Victim Rallies Patient and Families to Guard Against Hidden Dangers in Today's Hospital Care
... or someone you love is in a hospital. While her daughter
Kate battled cancer for ten years, she ... is unacceptable," concludes Hallisy, whose daughter
suffered a life-threatening infection from ... she says is true but fear speaking up. How her daughter
Kate encouraged her to write The Empowered ...
Research shines spotlight on a key player in the dance of chromosomes
... to life, but the mechanism by which emerging daughter
cells organize and divvy up their genetic ... allowing for their separation between the two daughter
Motor proteins play a key role in the ... one of each pair makes its way into a different daughter
CENP-E is part of a large class of ...
Six Youths Secure Top Spots in American Humane Kind Kid Contest
... Hawaii, became a personal mission. Kristen, daughter
of Lori Uyeoka,
began by volunteering at the ... to visit a local convalescent center.
of Bonnie Lace, will help a bed-ridden resident ... wanted to do something to
help the animals. Cady, daughter
of Yvette Arruda, sculpted animals out of
Many Moms Unwilling to Have Younger Daughters Get HPV Vaccine
... almost 10,000 respondents intended to vaccinate a daughter
if she were 9 to 12 years old; 68 percent intended to vaccinate if the daughter
was 13 to 15 years old; and 86 percent said they would vaccinate if the daughter
was 16 to 18 years of age.
Specific beliefs ...
Mothers less likely to pursue HPV vaccination for youngest daughters
... associated with intention to vaccinate a younger daughter
included belief that ones daughter
should get a regular Pap screen and beliefs about ... as whether that vaccination will protect ones daughter
against cervical cancer), perceived barriers to ...
Mothers Less Likely to Pursue HPV Vaccination for Youngest Daughters
... a younger
daughter included belief that one's daughter
should get a regular Pap
screen and beliefs about ... as whether that vaccination will protect one's daughter
cervical cancer), perceived barriers to ... HPV vaccines
for her, and belief that one's daughter
is at risk for HPV infection.
"Because we found ...
Authors Of New Critically Acclaimed Book 'Distorted' Share Their Journey From an Eating Disorder at a Book Signing Event in Wickenburg
... of the new book "Distorted -
How a Mother and daughter
Unraveled the Truth, the Lies & the Realities of
an Eating Disorder". Lorri Antosz Benson and her daughter
Benson will discuss their personal ... February and tells the tale of how a
mother and daughter
unraveled the lies and the realities of an ...
New Web Community Brings Together Parents of Visually Impaired Children
... Jen and Bill O'Neill, Nebraska
Camille, age 3, Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
... and to resources."
Patty Bushland, Arkansas
Mary Rose, age 2, Leber's Congenital Amaurosis ... and I wish it had been
there for me when my daughter
was first diagnosed."
The goal of ....
Key factor in brain development revealed, offers insight into disorder
... stem cells divide symmetrically, so that both daughter
cells receive the full set of duplicated ... of the neuroepithelial stem cells, so that each daughter
cell not only receives the appropriate genetic ... to make sure that both sides of each of the daughter
cells are attached at both the apical and basal ...
How red blood cells nuke their nuclei
During normal cell division, each daughter
cell receives half the DNA, comments Lodish. In this case, when the red blood cell divides, one daughter
cell gets all the DNA. Whats fascinating is that in this case, that daughter
cell gets eaten by macrophages. Until now, ...
Cell division studies hint at future cancer therapy
... When a cells assets get divided between daughter
cells, Dr. Quansheng Du wants to make sure both ... birthing one identical stem cell as well as a new daughter
cell that differentiates into another cell type, ... he says: for example, determining whether the daughter
cells keep being stem cells or differentiate into ...
Pre-chewed Food Could Transmit HIV
... said. Also, genetic testing, led by Kalish at the CDC, showed that the daughter
had been infected with the same HIV strain as the mother.
... and she asked about pre-mastication. It turned out this mother had fed her daughter
pre-chewed food," Gaur said.
When Gaur contacted Dominguez at the ...
Bladder Cancer No Longer a Death Sentence
... lot to live for. A thriving construction business, a precious 11 year old daughter
and a happy long-term relationship. When he was diagnosed with bladder ... cancer free. I stay on a maintenance program. I am going to watch my daughter
grow up. I married my long time sweetheart. I only wish I would have ...
Ken May Re-Elected for Second Term as Chairman of the Board of March of Dimes
... our goal of giving every baby a healthy start in life."
Mr. May's daughter
Alexa was born 12 weeks prematurely, weighing only 2 pounds and spent ... wife, Tosha May, credit March of Dimes-funded research with helping their daughter
survive. A long-time volunteer for the Foundation, he was first elected ...
Omega-3 EPA: Treatment for a Heart Condition
... in 2002. (3) For Dr Jav Nazemi and his family, the discovery that his daughter
Roxana, 12 at the time, had a heart condition caused by the rare condition ... discovery that there wasn't anything on the market that was quite what our daughter
needed. We decided there and then that we would invest what we could into ...
Twelve Year-Old Girl With Facial Paralysis Is Smiling Again After Cutting-Edge Facial Plastic Surgery
... where her parents hoped to find a qualified plastic surgeon to help their daughter
look as happy on the outside as she felt on the inside. Turns out, it ... Adyana's family searched for years and years to find someone to help their daughter
regain her smile. After poring through newspapers, magazines and on the ...
More Kids Being Hurt by Falling Furniture
... life as a mother.
Last March, her 2-year-old son and 4-year-old daughter
were playing in her bedroom while she got dressed in the bathroom.
... crying but otherwise motionless. Blood was trickling from his ear.
suffered only minor injuries. But the TV had landed on her son's head, ...
How to Raise an Eating Disorder-Free Child
... normal for pre-adolescent girls, it is a matter of degree. If your daughter
tells you she cannot go to school because she looks fat, it should be ... anytime. If she does not seem receptive, seek professional help. If your daughter
will not see a doctor, go yourself and learn how to get her into treatment ...
Father Breaks Cycling Record To Honor Daughter's Fight Against Lupus
... , one of the nation's leading lupus organizations. Paradysz's 19 year old daughter
Allie suffers from the disease.
(Photo: ... that is what it takes to live with lupus every day. I did this to honor my daughter
and the other brave people with lupus."
"This was an amazing ...
Deployment Takes Toll on Military Moms and Teens
... difficulties of deployment for mothers. She was deployed twice, when her daughter
was 8 and 15.
During the second deployment, her daughter
fell in with the wrong crowd and considered dropping out of high school, ...
Selecciones Magazine Names Lucero and Laura Posada as Supermamas of 2009
... time of the day.
A Giving Hand : Isabel Garcia pg. 64
When her daughter
Daniela was born with cerebral palsy, Isabel Garcia moved the earth and ... to keep Mexican traditions alive for free. Alvarez was nominated by her daughter
Stephanie, and is the first Super Mom chosen from reader entries.
Taking Care of the Caregiver
... is diagnosed with an illness? Just three years into caring for her daughter
and granddaughter, Cindy was diagnosed with advanced stage one emphysema ... hopes to soon regain her role as caregiver, and be able to care for her daughter
again in her home.
But "caregiver" ...
Bonus Footage From The Ground-breaking New Reality Show Hair Loss Confidential
... photos. A decision was made to surprise Rob and his family, including his daughter
Myranda, during the filming of the show in Caseyville, IL. Rob cried when ... "I'm hoping for a new beginning. Something I can share with my daughter
so she can see that she's not the only one going through it," Rob ...
During National Wise Health Consumer Month: Consumers Seek Cost-Effective Health Care
... gave much credence to the chiropractic profession. When he learned his daughter
was working toward a career in chiropractic care, he gradually changed his ... extremely skeptical of chiropractic care," said Adamek. "Ten years ago my daughter
told me she was going into it, and I thought, 'They're just a bunch of ...
CSHL scientists discover link between control of chromosome duplication and segregation
... and correctly distributed to the resulting "daughter" cells, so that both daughter
cells are genetically identical to the original, or "parent," cell.
... separate them into two sets, each divided equally into the two emerging daughter
It's crucial that cells duplicate their centrosome only once ...
More than Just a Box of Chocolates
... are." (CarePage: LisasRoadtoRecovery)
Or ask Barbie, whose daughter
was diagnosed with leukemia when she was just three, who also acknowledges ... With family far away, Barbie found strength to care for her young daughter
and help her beat the disease to live a fun and fulfilled life.
Nolan Law Group Files Lawsuit on Behalf of the Parents of a 14-Month-Old Girl Killed in October 15th 2008 Medical Evacuation Helicopter Crash Near Aurora, Illinois
... and Brooke Blockinger, who suffered the
tragic loss of their 14-month-old daughter
Kirstin Reann Blockinger.
Kirstin Reann Blockinger was one of four ... limited to, loss of society, love and
companionship for the loss of their daughter
in a sum in excess of the minimal
jurisdictional limits of the Cook County ...
It's A Merry Christmas for Baby John After Mother Michelle's Life-Saving Transplant
... saved her premature baby. Now, Michelle Mattingly, husband Leonard and daughter
Elektra are thankfully celebrating baby John's first Christmas, a holiday ... could ensure Michelle's safe return to her life as a homemaker and mom to daughter
On Aug. 5, the doctors opted to stabilize Michelle and ...
From mother to daughters: A central mystery in cell division solved
... of the contractile ring a structure that pinches the mother cell into two daughter
cells has been published in the December 5 issue of the journal Science ... Constriction "tightens the belt," pinching the mother cell into two daughter
"Normally, the contractile ring is built from long, straight ...
Houston Mother Who Nearly Lost Her Daughter to Influenza Joins American Lung Association's Faces of Influenza Campaign to Promote Annual Vaccination
... a national educational campaign, to the Houston area. Maxwell's 8-year-old daughter
Dez'Arae contracted influenza in March 2007, and was diagnosed with ... baby and I get our flu shot every year now."
Daina's 8-year-old daughter
Dez'Arae was diagnosed with influenza in March 2007 - a time when most ...
Researchers gain new insight on wonder of cell division
... -- nature's completion of mitosis, where a cell divides into two identical daughter
The researchers have opened a new window on the assembly and ... such that they undergo the shape changes needed to divide and produce daughter
cells," Bowerman said. "Some of these proteins already are targets of some ...
American Academy of Dermatology: Stop Skin Cancer On The Spot
largest group of referrals.
"My favorite example is of a daughter
who had been trying to get her
mother to come in to get a suspicious mole ... because she didn't like going to the doctor,"
said Dr. Marmur. "Before the daughter
went off to college, she asked her
mom to make her an appointment at my ...
Former Miss America Nicole Johnson Takes Action for Type 1 Diabetes Research
... you get from this blood test is vital," says Johnson,
"because if my daughter
is destined to get type 1 diabetes, we want to know
at the earliest ... Johnson says, "Right now, I don't know what the future holds. I do know
has at least some of my genes that could predispose her to this
Intent.com Launches Premier Wellness Site & Social Network
... the best content
in the wellness category.
Co-founded by Deepak Chopra's daughter
Mallika Chopra, together with
former Yahoo! executive Sal Taylor Kydd, the ... Relationships, Balance, Success, Causes, Planet, and
"As the daughter
of Deepak Chopra, I've been fortunate to interact with
inspiring leaders, ...
Parents Host Golf Tournament to Fund Cure for Disease That Claimed Daughter's Life
... wife, Froma, are still dealing with the sadness of losing their
last year to a disease of unknown origin that has no
cure. Lisa died of ... and share their
family's experience with the disease.
"We miss our daughter
so very much and we want to try and make sure
other families won't have to ...
DNA editing tool flips its target
... strand to the new "daughter" strand but not the methylation. Each new daughter
strand of the DNA molecule is left with the previously methylated Cs ... calls in a methyltransferase enzyme to add a second methyl group onto the daughter
"UHRF1 has the important task of making sure the ...
Collaborative Launches Initiative to Protect Rights of Parents with Mental Illnesses
... she slapped the girl,
who ran out of the cabin. Police arrived, put Null's daughter
care and arrested Null. "I was charged with felony child abuse ... made the unfounded assumption that Null
posed a chronic threat to her daughter
and initiated home visits, despite
no evidence of past abuse. After Null ...
Young Pop Star's Emphysema Startles Experts
... father, Mitch Winehouse, told the London Sunday Mirror that his daughter
was told she would have to wear an oxygen mask unless she stops smoking ... to MTV News , Mitch Winehouse told BBC 1 Radio on Monday that his daughter
fainted at her home on June 16 and has been diagnosed with what he called ...
Lack of CHFR gene expression sets stage for breast cancer
... material. These become the cell's operating instructions for two new daughter
If the spindle doesn't form correctly, genetic material becomes ... or apparatus necessary to separate the chromosomes between the two daughter
cells during cell division. They also have an impaired ability to detect ...