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Nurse Has Miraculous Escape as Window is Blown Off an Air Ambulance
...m veteran and told Fogg he had flashbacks of being shot
out of the air. The pilot made an emergency landing in Boise, and Fogg was rushed to the hospital, where he needed 13 stitches in his head. Fogg has worked for the Ada-Boi air ambulance service for 24 years, which his father owns. The next day he...
Napoleon Love Letter Seduces Bidders at Manuscript Auction
... for the letter, written 19 days before Gandhi was shot
dead on January 30, 1948 by a Hindu fanatic who opposed his tolerance towards Muslims. Christie's said the executors of Albin Schram had agreed to withdraw the Gandhi manuscript from Tuesday's auction in London to ensure that it was acquired by the...
Replacement Drivers Lend a Helping Hand to the Drunk and Stranded in Korea
...nners, and plenty of bombs, a glass of beer with a shot
of whiskey in it. Now, however, the police are putting up random roadblocks to catch drunken drivers, who risk losing their licenses. Some simply abandon their cars at the sight of a roadblock and flee, figuring that illegal parking is a far lesse...
FDA Approve S Robotic Device to Help Stroke Patients
...and the envelopes started to slip. And my left arm shot
out to catch them, she recalled. That hadnt happened in years. A small study of the Myomo device and associated treatment, conducted with Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Massachusetts and published in April in The American Journal of Physical ...
A Role Model Spouse can Pass on Good Health Habits
...aid. Husbands whose wives start getting the yearly shot
have a 60 percent possibility of getting the shot
themselves, compared with 21 percent chances among husbands whose wives do not get the shot. Many ...
Gardasil Could Be Effective, but Aggressive Marketing Raises Ethical Concerns
...fficacy after five years. So if you need a booster shot
later, are we really providing the best protection..., but is not given, a woman might assume the first shot
is giving her coverage when it is no longer effective, Harper points out....
Dog Fighting in the US: Bloody, Illegal and Booming
...ociates, losing dogs were sometimes drowned, hung, shot
or electrocuted, according to the US Justice Department indictment. Some 66 dogs, including 55 pitbulls, were founds on Vick's property in southern Virginia, with many of the animals chained to cars close enough to agitate each other but too far aw...
New Book Pays Homage to Madrid's Eclectic Culinary Traditions
...nched. Spain's gastronomic traditions received a shot
in the arm since the New York Times in 2003 dubbed it the epicentre of the gourmet world rather than France. But before that, Spain had its own Michelin Three Star chefs in Ferran Adria, Martin Berasategui, Juan Mari Arzak, Santi Santamaria and Car...
Sienna Sizzles in Wet T-shirt to Spread Global Warming Awareness
...rt of her ambassador duties, gave the eye-catching shot
for Global Cool, a climate change awareness organisation. The Factory Girl actress insisted that if everyone does something to attract attention for global warming, it would prevent us from the environmental hazard. "If each one of us does our bi...
Mental Health of Children on the Decline
...dmitted to the hospital with eating disorders has, shot
up to more than a third in the last 10 years. The study, based on a survey of nearly 8,000 children, also found that youngsters with serious behavioral problems were twice as likely as classmates to be regular drinkers. One in ten youngsters bet...
Domestic Abuse Led Wife Killing Her Preacher Husband
...siding over her murder trial that she accidentally shot
her husband. She had been suffering domestic abuse...ected her ability to think clearly the morning she shot
her husband. Before she was taken into custody at sentencing, Winkler was living in McMinnville, T...
First-borns Have Higher IQs Than Their Younger Siblings
...ng him or her to be raised as first-born, their IQ shot
up to match the peak scores of 103. Similarly if both of two elder siblings had expired, these third-born children had IQs matching that of first-borns. In a separate analysis, the researchers have suggested that it isn't just that big families hav...
US Trying Hard to Provide Proper Treatment for Wounded Soldiers
... Heart recipient who returned to Iraq after he was shot
in 2005. Half of his skull was removed to allow hi...seph "Jay" Briseno, 24, of Manassas Park, Va., was shot
in the back of the neck by an Iraqi in the early months of the war. One of the most severely wounded...
Consume Less, Experts Advise as Malthusian Nightmare Returns to Haunt West
...obert Thomas Malthus was a political economist who shot
to prominence in late 18th century Britain. His Essay on the Principle of Population influenced generations of thinkers with its prediction that the world's population would outgrow its food supply, prompting starvation on an epic scale. "The power o...
Estrogen Therapy Protects Against Fading Mental Powers: Study
...One cohort of each age group was given an estrogen shot
every 21 days for a period of two years. The others did not get additional hormones of any kind. On short-term memory tests, the younger animals performed equally well, regardless of whether they got estrogen or not, but it was an entirely differen...
Headache Complaint Leads to Removal of Bullet
...e latter eventually told deputies she accidentally shot
her husband, investigators say. Tuesday night deputies arrested the 39-year-old woman, a felon convicted of cocaine charges in Palm Beach County, and arrested her on a charge of unlawful possession of a firearm. She was taken to the St. Lucie County ...
Teenage Birthrate Declining in US Both Abstinence and Awareness Called for to Maintain the Trend
...rth control methods, like the pill, the patch, the shot
and the implant. Her claims are supported by the widely read report released in late 2006 that found that 86 percent of the decline in pregnancy risk can be attributed to improved contraceptive use and that 14 percent of the decline can be attribu...
Fleetwood Macs Buckinghams Ex Reveals All About His Cocaine Past
...Looking like a character from a B-movie who'd been shot
. . . his superhuman effort was leading him to the opposite side of the stage, the New York post quoted Harris, as stating. Harris caught up with the guitarist at host Dick Clarks office, to see her beau seated on a couch staring at a mere of his o...
New Vaccine to Control Blood Pressure
...jabs, with a booster every six months. A booster shot
every six months, or even once a year, would keep blood pressure low, the researchers said. People who have tried it have suffered a few side effects, although one in ten did complain of a brief flu-like illness. Protherics is planning trials of ...
Nurturing Our Nurses for Healthcare Par Excellence
...g attributes of ownership and leadership is a sure shot
way to boost morale. Poor equipments and deficienc...a and Thailand, remuneration for nurses received a shot
in the arm, with recognition being given for location of work. Healthy workplace initiatives became ...
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