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AquaHydrate, First High Performance Sports Water, Targets So Cal Sports Market With Summer Event Support

... increases the risk of life-threatening heat injury such as heat stroke." "Most athletes are surprised to ... in intense or prolonged activities under high heat conditions seldom realize that just replacing ...

Researchers effectively treat tumors with use of nanotubes

... respond by vibrating, creating heat. If enough heat is conducted, tumor cells near the tubes begin to ... encouraging." Current thermal ablation, or heat therapy, treatments for human tumors include ... ablation, which applies a single-point source of heat to the tumor rather than evenly heating the tumor ...

Is somatic hypersensitivity a predictor of irritable bowel syndrome?

... Sensory Analyzer with a 3 cm 3 cm surface area. heat pain threshold (HPTh) and heat pain tolerance (HPTo) were assessed on the left ... authors detected a strong relationship between heat pain measures and Functional Bowel Disease ...

Cars Are No Place for Kids to Be Alone

... heat stroke just one of many dangers for children in ... for children is hyperthermia, better known as heat stroke. "Even with the windows rolled down two ... Disease Control and Prevention has more about heat stroke and dealing with ...

Physics research with atomic force microscope could lead to better health care

... scraped across a surface, Szoszkiewicz said, the heat can -- under certain circumstances -- initiate a ... them with the hot tip while using enough heat to indent within the polymer during scratching ... with the application of heat. In this case, heat functions like wind would on real sand dunes. The ...

Extreme Heat Causes Major Health Problems for Older Adults

... Americans die of health problems caused by high heat and humidity every year, most of them are 50 or ... to adequately cool down the body during intense heat waves.) Drink a lot of water and other ... dizziness, confusion and passing out. heat stroke: A body temperature of or above 103 ...

Jury Convicts Los Angeles Physician Assistant for Stealing Doctor's Identity and Defrauding Medicare in $7.7 Million Scheme

... "Our collaborative partnership under the heat initiative is getting concrete results as we ... laws around the country. As part of the heat initiative, Medicare Fraud Strike Force ... to Detroit and Houston. To learn more about the heat initiative, go to: www.hhs.gov/stopmedicarefraud ...

Remarks As Prepared for Delivery by Attorney General Eric Holder at the Heat Press Conference on Detroit Takedown

... delivery by Attorney General Eric Holder at the heat Press Conference on Detroit Takedown: Good ... & Enforcement Action Team or HEAT. The heat Task Force, which is co-chaired by Deputy ... attack this critical problem. As part of the heat initiative, we announced the expansion of our ...

Heat Sinks Market to Reach $2.64 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

... the release of a comprehensive global report on heat Sinks market. A robust electronics sector and ... of microprocessors, is propelling growth in the heat sinks market. The United States, Japan and Europe ... and excessive heat, propelling the demand for heat Sinks globally. As a result, manufacturers in ...

Protect Your Pets During the Dog (and Cat) Days of Summer

... to be more aware this summer about the dangers of heat exposure. Pet emergency clinics receive several ... sweat - the only way they can get rid of excess heat is through panting. Exercise with your pet before the heat of the day. Limit activity on hot days. ...

Foundation Announces "Turn Up the Heat on Alzheimer's" Campaign

... disease. The campaign, titled, "Turn Up the heat on Alzheimer's" has a set goal to raise funds and ... to Alzheimer's research. The "Turn Up the heat on Alzheimer's" campaign is a nation-wide ... For more information about the "Turn Up the heat on Alzheimer's" Campaign through the Fisher ...

Medifocus, Inc. receives Authorization Approval from Health Canada to launch its pivotal Phase III clinical study of focused microwave heating for treatment of breast cancer in Canada

... tumor shrinkage, using its focused microwave heat energy in combination with neo-adjuvant ... commercialization of the Company's APA focused heat treatment system for breast cancer. We believe ... tumor can be significantly reduced. Our focused heat treatment, once commercialized, may be in a ...

Social Entrepreneur's Cup Finalists Announced

... heating systems installed by RREAL offset as much heat in one season as a family receives through ... and sells of one of the most efficient solar air heat collectors on the market. The income from sales ... RREAL's goal is to install Solar Air heat in residences, businesses, and industry ...

Is There a Nutritional Upside to a Down Economy?

... water. Bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to low and simmer 5 minutes. Add green beans ... in 12-inch nonstick skillet over medium-high heat and cook carrots, red pepper and broccoli, ... garlic and cook 30 seconds. Stir in parsley and heat through. Season with salt and black ...

American Urological Association/Engineering & Urological Society 2009 -- news tips

... recent studies on testicular cancer showing that heat substantially weakens these cells and makes them ... throughout the body. Wondering whether heat has a similar effect on prostate cancer cells, ... expression of genes that control production of heat shock proteins, but they also discovered a ...

Medifocus Inc. Reports Improved Clinical Efficacy for its Phase II, Randomized Clinical Study for the Treatment of Early Stage Breast Cancer Tumors

... when using the Company's proprietary focused heat treatment prior to surgery for the treatment of ... analysis of the clinical data for the focused heat treatment for early-stage breast cancer. Dr. ... demonstrated that when Medifocus's focused heat therapy alone was delivered prior to surgery, 0 ...

Free Heat Illness Prevention Seminars Offered by State Fund and Cal/OSHA Consultation Service

... to offer a statewide series of more than 30 heat illness prevention seminars. This will be the ... and their employees about the serious dangers of heat illness. "The hazards of heat illness cannot be overstated. Last year was one ...

NC State develops new test method to measure stored heat in firefighter suits

... not directly in contact with fire - called stored heat burns. Researchers at North Carolina State ... for their ability to prevent and minimize stored heat burns. "You can compare the burn to when you ... and evaluate this new test method for stored heat measurement in a two-phase study. During the ...

Arthritis Hand Pain Relief: Infrared Heat Therapy Ergonomic Computer Workstation

... ergonomic computer accessories provide infrared heat therapy using infrared heaters in the comfort of ... cost-effective and energy-efficient infrared heat therapy using your computer provides warmth and ... comfort and relief. "Infrared heat is a deep penetrating source ...

Miami Heat Fan Favorite and NBA All-Star Alonzo Mourning Visits Florida Legislature, Governor to Urge Needed Coverage for Florida Kidney Patients

... March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Former Miami heat stand-out and NBA Defensive Player of the Year ... disease." Mourning, whose Miami heat jersey will be retired on March 30, topped the ... he also achieved an NBA championship with the heat in 2006, was twice named NBA defensive player of ...

Singapore Premier Women's Hospital Offers Contactless Surgery for Uterine Fibroids

... associated with surgery. Rather, it makes use of heat generated from ultrasound to burn away fibroids, ... At a temperature of 60 degrees Celsius, heat that is generated from ultrasound can kill off ... seconds. Once we clear one spot, we will turn the heat off and focus on the next area," explains Dr ...

Study analyzes 2006 California heat wave's substantial effect on morbidity

... February 25, 2009-- An extreme heat wave affected much of the state of California ... of Public Health reports that the 2006 California heat wave had a substantial impact on morbidity ... vulnerabilities, local communities can improve heat wave preparedness to cope with global warming in ...

HotHead Technologies' Heat Sensor Shows Exciting Potential by Kennesaw State University Researchers

... researchers as an early warning system for heat injury. "It's exciting news that research ... an athlete on the field - until now. The heat Observation Technology (H.O.T.) system provides ... and proprietary monitoring solution termed the heat Observation Technology (H.O.T.) system. The ...

TV News Coverage Reports on InnerCool's CoolBlue System Treatment of Cardiac Shock Patient Following Childbirth at Rush Hospital, Chicago

... metallic surface, which effectively conducts heat out of or into the surrounding bloodstream. The ... promote mixing around the TCE, further enhances heat transfer and enables rapid patient temperature ... balloons increases their overall surface area for heat transfer, it also tends to make the catheters ...

Cardium's InnerCool Reports on Expanding Use of Therapeutic Hypothermia

... metallic surface, which effectively conducts heat out of or into the surrounding bloodstream. The ... promote mixing around the TCE, further enhances heat transfer and enables rapid patient temperature ... balloons increases their overall surface area for heat transfer, it also tends to make the catheters ...

Cardium's InnerCool Announces Launch of New Enhanced Website

... metallic surface, which effectively conducts heat out of or into the surrounding bloodstream. The ... promote mixing around the TCE, further enhances heat transfer and enables rapid patient temperature ... balloons increases their overall surface area for heat transfer, it also tends to make the catheters ...

The Amazing Heat Pack: The Most Innovative First Aid Solution Since the Band-Aid

... Innovation in design fuels The Amazing heat Pack by Comfort Now, Inc., a revolutionary first ... first aid product been released as The Amazing heat Pack, a revolutionary and renewable moist heat therapy treatment that provides instantaneous ...

Department of Health Urges Pennsylvanians to Prepare For Dangerously Cold Weather

... to cold temperatures, your body begins to lose heat faster than it can be produced. Prolonged ... recommendations: Conserve heat by avoiding unnecessary opening of doors or ... never sleep in a cold room because they lose body heat more easily than adults and can't make enough ...

HotHead Technologies Working with Schutt Sports to Develop 'Smart' Helmet

... helmet insert, which can detect potential heat stroke in a player in real-time. News of their ... said HotHead CEO Jay Buckalew. "Placement of the heat Observation Technology (H.O.T.)(TM) System ... highly publicized injuries for football players, heat stroke and other heat-related problems are a very ...

Rhode Island Hospital first in US to treat kidney tumor with new device using electrical pulses

... form of ablation, it uses electricity rather than heat like other ablation techniques such as ... and microwave ablation (MWA) all use intense heat or cold that destroys cells. The destroyed ... RFA is a minimally invasive technique that uses heat to destroy tissue. A number of hospitals around ...

'Snowbirds' Beware the Climate Changes

... than usual outdoors in higher temperatures. heat stroke. This potentially fatal condition occurs ... behavior) can help, too. The symptoms of heat stroke include dizziness, headache, increased body temperature and dry skin. heat stroke is potentially fatal and seniors should ...

Scantek Medical Files for Chapter 11 Voluntary Bankruptcy and Receives Orders for the Sale of BreastCare(TM)

... single-use medical device which detects tissue heat differentials between the breasts. The pads are ... the device registers a digital reading of the heat conducted from within the breast tissue. ... activity (angiogenesis) by recording the heat differentiation of corresponding areas of the ...

Nature's Fury Makes South Most Dangerous Area in U.S.

... worried about being caught up in a killer heat wave or deadly natural disaster might do well to ... -- both in the winter and the summer -- and heat that account for the majority of natural hazard ... Cutter and Borden found that, overall, extreme heat remains the leading cause of deaths due to ...

Story tips from the DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Dec. 2008

... Environmental Research. ENERGY EFFICIENCY -- heat to power . . . Combined heat and power (CHP) technologies, which capture and reuse waste heat from electric or mechanical power, account for ...

Depression Heightens Sensitivity to Pain

... maladaptative modulation during the experience of heat pain," the authors wrote. "This mechanism could ... and half without it. All wore devices that could heat their arms to painful levels, and all were given ... exercise as to whether they would feel painful heat or a more mild warmth. The patients with ...

Easy Ethnic Election

... Kohinoor heat & Eat Entrees Provide Easy, Delicious, Relief ... Kohinoor makes cooking easy with their gourmet heat & Eat line, allowing everyone to have a ... category with their line of microwaveable heat & Eat Curries, Rice & Curry Meals, Rice Treats, ...

Climate change will affect public health -- a call to action

... San Diego, October 7, 2008 Extreme heat events (EHE), or heat waves, are the most prominent cause of ... climate change, including the direct effects of heat (George Luber and Michael McGeehin); vectorborne ...

More Than Temperature Puts Elderly at Risk in Heat

... at risk for heat-related illnesses such as heat stroke, heat fatigue, heat cramps ...

Head-to-Head 96-Week Study Shows EPZICOM(R) is Comparable to Truvada(R) in Efficacy and Safety Measures in HIV Treatment-Naive Patients

... today announced that 96-week data from the heat study show that once-daily EPZICOM (abacavir + ... AIDS Conference in Mexico City, Mexico. heat is the first large, prospective, long-term, ... of patients for both groups. "The result of the heat trial further demonstrates that EPZICOM is ...

Analysis of Six Clinical Trials Finds EPZICOM(R) Effective in Treatment-Naive HIV Patients With Both High and Low Baseline Viral Loads

... over 48 weeks of treatment, including the heat study, a head-to-head clinical trial comparing ... An additional retrospective analysis of the heat study found similar results in both EPZICOM- ... failure by 48 weeks of treatment. In the heat study 87-90% of patients in both the EPZICOM ...
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