Navigation Links

Tag: "actions" at medical news

FDA Nanotechnology Task Force takes positive step forward

...upplements— and in calling for a wide range of FDA actions to prepare for and execute its oversight role. While available evidence does not suggest that all materials with nanoscale dimensions will be hazardous, the Task Force correctly concludes that the agency needs new safety assessment tools, greater nan...

China Cracks the Whip Against Drug Manufacturers Who Fail Quality Norms

...rt of a lengthening list of recent U.S. government actions to ban, recall or restrict Chinese imports from juice to toothpaste suspected of containing high levels of toxins. China's pharmaceutical industry is lucrative but poorly regulated. Some companies try to cash in by substituting fake or substandar...

Spain Withdraws Contaminated Chinese Toothpaste

...ation for other EU member states to take follow-up actions on their markets. The issue became prominent in late May, when Chinese toothpaste containing DEG was found in Panama, the Dominican Republic and subsequently in other American countries. Reportedly, a Chinese chemical maker had sold the industrial...

Stem Cells Research in Parkinsons Disease

...ies, reviews, perspectives, colloquium papers, and actions of the Academy. Coverage in PNAS spans the biological, physical, and social sciences....

Insulin Sensitizer- Energy Conserving Signal to Brain

...s both conditions. In addition to its peripheral actions on the liver and skeletal muscle, adiponectin has also been reported to have central actions, Kadowaki said. Recently, however, it was reported that adiponectin is undetectable in human cerebrospinal fluid and does not cross the blood-brain barrier, ...

EPA to Improve Nanotechnology

...21st Century. The report recommends more than 25 actions that need to be takenby EPA, Congress, the President, the National Nanotechnology Initiative, and the nanotech industryto improve the oversight of nanotechnologies. In an opinion piece published in the Boston Globe on Saturday (July 7, 2007), Davie...

Efficacy of Lyme Disease Vaccination Examined

...ho deliberately took a vaccine understood and took actions based on the benefit of having it to live easier lives. If I get more benefit at the same level of risk, whats wrong with that, he said. Fischhoff does not see adults choosing vaccination to prevent a tick-borne illness as similar to girls receivin...

Human Membranes Crystal Structure may Help Tailor Asthma Drugs

... in the airways, a reaction that is largely due to actions of LTC4 synthase. For this reason asthma medicines often aim at blocking the downstream effects of LTC4 synthase. However, there is a need for new pharmaceutical alternatives, as not all patients respond to the existing medicines. Now, scientists...

Sexual Abuse Payout Re-opens Old Wounds

...took into account what kind of effect the priests' actions had on victims' lives. People who could prove they had attempted suicide or struggled with drug and alcohol abuse sometimes had an easier time showing they had been harmed. Claimants signed off on their settlement; no one was forced to accept an a...

Americas Preparations For Flu Outbreak Still Incomplete

...t will arrive here in the U.S. irrespective of the actions we take at the borders.The government will try to limit the number of arriving people who might be infected with the virus and detain those suspected of harboring the virus, Dr. Venkayya said. But at the same time, it will try to allow the flow of go...

Purdue Pharma Agrees to Pay $600 Million Fine for Misbranding Oxycontin

...said it accepted responsibility for its employees' actions and has put in place training and monitoring programs to ensure overpromotion of OxyContin doesn't happen again. But officials objected to any ties between the plea agreement and abuse of the drug. Many of those who gave statements had spoken at a...

Kids Ability to Describe Past Event Develops With Time

... dates, or what happened before reported events or actions but there was a dramatic increase to such references at the age of 10. The study noted that children remembered the times of past events by making references to clock times, events that occurred in the same time frame, or the calendar. While old...

Himachal Pradesh Under the Grip of Suspected Typhus Fever Outbreak

...investigations are needed for it and we are taking actions for further investigation," said Naresh Mehta, senior epidemiologist, Tanda Medical College. The symptoms of scrub virus include fever, headache, muscle pain, cough and gastrointestinal problems. Doctors said it was for the first time that case of ...

Child Health Key Focus Among Muslim Nations

...e ... calls on OIC member states to take concerted actions to disseminate accurate, reliable and trusted information to (Muslims), emphasizing the fact that all polio vaccines are halal and should be administered and accepted without fear or doubt,' the statement said. Vaccination is key to reducing infant m...

Animal Research Uncovers Another Mechanism of Cholesterol Lowering Drug

...ol into the bodys cells. Zetia blocks the proteins actions so cholesterol cannot be absorbed. Cholesterol comes not only from the foods we eat, but is also produced by the liver. The organ is involved in making cholesterol, as well as in taking up cholesterol and packaging it for the bodys use. We know t...

Abbot Sues French AIDS Group

...om Thai HIV/AIDS groups to protest Abbott's recent actions regarding its antiretrovirals Aluvia and Kaletra i...erage of the lawsuit to draw attention to Abbott's actions in Thailand. "We're going to use the forum [Abbott is] offering us to talk about Thailand again and ...

Japanese Humanoid Happy to Work on in the Rain

...120,000 dollars) each. "We want to increase the actions that this robot can do at construction sites, such as driving construction vehicles," he said. Japan leads the world's robotic industries in fields ranging from manufacturing to entertainment and security. Last week Mitsubishi Heavy Industries sai...

Southern England Far Healthier Than the North

...ealth problems; however, there are also many other actions that can help to improve wellbeing." She called for continued action on housing, poverty, crime, unemployment, education and the environment to be aligned to support healthier lifestyles. It is only when it comes to the obesity that the geographi...

Plan to Contain Drug Resistant TB Launched-WHO

...plan from WHO and the Stop TB Partnership outlines actions they say are needed to slow the spread of multi-drug resistant TB and extensively drug-resistant TB, or XDR-TB. The new plan will cost 2.5 billion as it will help poor countries tackle issues including disease surveillance, diagnosis and treatment. ...

Recall of the AIDS Drug Causes Panic in Zambia

...n identified and we are following up on the agreed actions with EMEA." Roche said the European Medicines Agency has suspended the company's license in Europe for its AIDS virus treatment, Viracept. Samuel Mpuka, executive director of the Churches Health Association of Zambia, an umbrella organization for c...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

Other Tags
(Date:7/2/2015)... ... 2015 , ... The American Association of Poison Control Centers ... Stat (S.O.S.) Act of 2015 on June 23, 2015. Together with the Senate ... drug overdose – especially of heroin and opioid medication – by expanding the ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... ... ... full swing, Americans are flocking to Canada’s many lakes to reel in their fair share ... and it’s easy to understand why. From the Pacific Northwest Coast of British Columbia to ... a huge industry, and Americans make up the vast majority of anglers from outside of ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... ... ... Americans celebrate the Fourth of July outdoors this weekend, local physicians are warning that ... Safety Month, and physicians at American Family Care and AFC Doctors Express urgent care ... skin cancers can be found early with regular skin exams. Physicians can give these ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... ... ... Six months ahead of his 80th birthday, Don Stevenson has reached the ... the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA). Stevenson began the walk in Washington State three ... He left Glasgow, Mont. yesterday morning and is making his way to Wolf Point. ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... ... July 02, 2015 , ... When ... met for the late June Web-based session, the speakers discussed the importance of ... managing high-risk patients through coordinated care. , During the session, participants learned the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:AAPCC Supports the Stop Overdose Stat Act of 2015 2Health News:AAPCC Supports the Stop Overdose Stat Act of 2015 3Health News:Local Physicians Warn of Holiday Health Hazards 2Health News:Local Physicians Warn of Holiday Health Hazards 3Health News:Local Physicians Warn of Holiday Health Hazards 4Health News:79-Year-old ‘Pacing Parson’ Passes 1,000-Mile Mark in Cross-Country Walk for Pulmonary Hypertension Association 2Health News:79-Year-old ‘Pacing Parson’ Passes 1,000-Mile Mark in Cross-Country Walk for Pulmonary Hypertension Association 3Health News:ACO Coalition Discusses the Future of Medicare Payments and the Benefits of Providing More Care 2Health News:ACO Coalition Discusses the Future of Medicare Payments and the Benefits of Providing More Care 3Health News:ACO Coalition Discusses the Future of Medicare Payments and the Benefits of Providing More Care 4
(Date:6/26/2015)... 26, 2015 ATL Technology, LLC, a top provider ... in single use solutions, headquartered in Springville, Utah ... California corporation with locations in ... Jose, Costa Rica ). This acquisition will ... with ATL Technology,s existing facility in Costa ...
(Date:6/25/2015)... , June 25, 2015  Imagine a tool ... toward a healthier, happier life. That,s exactly what USANA,s ... to do. The cutting-edge, portable health program provides a ... solutions to help improve your lifestyle and nutrition. ... dinner and gala Wednesday night, USANA,s THA was honored ...
(Date:6/24/2015)... YORK , June 24, 2015 The ... rate. The major drivers for the market include growth ... number of new drug launches. Over the years, the ... increased. Between 2001 and 2010, the FDA approved 225 ... according to WIPO, Europe accounted ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):ATL Technology Announces Acquisition of MedConx, Inc. and Expanded Global Footprint 2@USANAinc's Personalized Nutrition Program Wins Industry Innovation Award 2Biological Safety Testing Market by Application, Product, & Test - Global Forecast to 2019 2Biological Safety Testing Market by Application, Product, & Test - Global Forecast to 2019 3Biological Safety Testing Market by Application, Product, & Test - Global Forecast to 2019 4
Other Contents