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Prohibited diet medicine found in Chinese herbs

...ually harvested in the wild and some plants may be accidentally substituted for others (such as happened when Arisolochia was substituted for Stephania, leading to the outbreak of Chinese Herb nephropathy in Belgium), or may be in short supply and substituted or omitted from preparations. We need to ensure that t...

A man who lost both of his arms in an accident

...56, was at his job repairing utility lines when he accidentally touched a live wire,// costing him both his arms up to his shoulders. Like most amputees, Sullivan was fitted with a traditional artificial prosthesis, relying on chains and buttons to move his arm. But then doctors at the Rehabilitation Institute o...

Sodium nitrite salt intake found to increases blood flow

...II, discovered the beneficial effects of nitrite's accidentally when working with its related compound nitric oxid... blood was found struggling for oxygen, after they accidentally consumed sodium nitrite mistaking it for table salt....

Orissa found to be worst affected by the killer disease, AIDS

...drugs are also being provided for the treatment of accidentally exposed doctors and other staff, he added.Migration, low literacy, poverty, urbanization, injectable drug users, unsafe sex practices and ignorance about the transmission of HIV/AIDS have been identified as major factors for the spread of the disease...

How Healthy Are Herbal Products? US Findings.

...kidneys, nervous system especially the brain. When accidentally ingested by pregnant women may lead to deformities or death of the developing fetus. People who have already been using the products are asked to immediately refer their General Physician. The shop keepers were asked to remove all the products that...

Will Teflon Regain Its Rightful Place In The Kitchen?

...son faces an unknown risk of cancer. Teflon was accidentally discovered in 1938. The Frenchman was the first to figure out how to make a nonstick surface and actually stick to a pan. This led to the movement of Teflon from a military-industrial product to everybody’s kitchen cook ware. It is also one of the ho...

Increase in HIV Cases Due To Restricted Offering of the Preventive Treatment

...mainly given to health professionals who have been accidentally exposed to HIV. This man was infected with HIV when the condom he was using broke and unknowingly infected another man. He said that he was not aware of PEP and has discovered its existence only now. He said that he was very furious that the treatm...

Nerve Damage Can Be Prevented By Xenon Administration During Surgery

...or that resulted in nerve death. Prof. Nick Franks accidentally discovered this potential of xenon while he was involved in the identification of specific molecular targets related to anesthetic action. Following demonstration of the feasibility of xenon administration to at risk individuals for development of ...

Mixed Orientation Marriages Calls for Deeper Understanding

... blow to their marriage, hurled at them, when they accidentally discover 'Gay' tendencies of their husbands or life partners. And life for them and the marriage appears to come to a grinding halt.// Take the case of Mrs. Remmele, a respiratory therapist in rural Minnesota, who in June of 2000 stumbled upon her...

Exposure To High Aluminum Levels In Tap Water Lead To Rare Form Of Alzheimers

...d to the 20 tonnes of aluminum sulphate, which was accidentally dumped into the water supply at Camelford, in north Cornwall, in 1988. A minute examination of Mrs Cross' brain showed high levels of aluminum. “This may be a one off, although it is highly unlikely. In order to ascertain that we need to set up a rig...

Adults Needs to be Educated About the Dangers of Elevated TVs

...r, usually because of climbing toddlers or someone accidentally knocking over the TV. Their findings, available online, appear in the June issue of the journal Academic Emergency Medicine. 'Our data indicated a lack of parental awareness and an absence of primary prevention as a root cause for this problem,' sa...

Health Canada Warns Of Potential Health Hazards Due To A Cough Medication

...e potentially serious effects //they could have if accidentally ingest the cherry-scented patches. The health authorities have explained that life-threatening seizures, headache, nausea, vomiting and burning in the mouth could occur in children if ingredients in these cherry-scented patches that were advertised...

In A freak Accident A Father Severs His 4-Year Old Sons Foot

...that the father had put the mower into reverse and accidentally ran over the boy's leg. It was explained that his father had stopped the mower to clean the blades, and was following the practice of cleaning out the blades by going into reverse and going forward again. It was at this time that the 4-year old had...

Inquiry Led In To the Hepatitis B Infection in the Hospitals

...e vicinity of a hepatitis B patient and could have accidentally acquired the infection. This would take place early next week by contacting the individual patient and ask them to attend their GP for a blood test. Hepatitis B is a liver disorder and occurs when there is contact between infectious secretions (ma...

Epidural Mistakes Proves To Be Fatal Blunders

...ase of the spine, but in some cases they have been accidentally injected into veins in their arms which results in...d 30 but died after giving birth to her son due to accidentally injection of the epidural into her arm....

Samsung Develops Device to Measure Body Fat

...te if finger contact is perfect. To stop people accidentally or deliberately fooling the machine, a subject must gradually increase finger pressure while the device sends the test voltage. Once calibrated, it can weigh up fat content more accurately, it said. (Source: IANS)...

Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever hits Turkey

...rrhagic fever patients died last week, after being accidentally infected by a needle. Four health care workers have been infected till date, though there has been no report of the virus spreading in hospitals. "There have been large outbreaks of this virus before, but we are concerned about the size of this par...

Medical mishaps – to be revealed or not

...o were less apparent ones, like an internal injury accidentally caused by a surgeon. When presented with the former type situation, 81% of the doctors said that they would disclose the matter to the patients while 51% were ready to use the word “error” in their explanation. But when presented with latter type sit...

Amgen introduces Autoinjector For Treating Anemia

...one out of every seven healthcare professionals is accidentally stuck by a contaminated sharp, most often a needle, each year. Approximately 62 to 88 percent of needlestick injuries can potentially be prevented by the use of safer devices. To reduce these occupational hazards, the CDC has identified eight desirab...

Gene-Altered Foods ? Still Not Sure

...ption and that long grain rice grown in the US was accidentally contaminated with a modified gene, but in general, few are aware of the silent takeover of GM crops. In a survey conducted this year by Mellmans group, a few interesting statistics have come to light. Less than a quarter of Americans are aware tha...

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