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Nurse Has Miraculous Escape as Window is Blown Off an Air Ambulance

...om Twin Falls, Idaho, to Seattle when a window was blown off. At that time they were flying at a height of 20,000 ft. Rapid decompression occurred when Fogg was unbuckled from his seat and reaching for a water bottle. Fogg's head and right arm were pulled outside the window, and he suffered cuts to his h...

Desert Droughts Shorten Mountain Snow Cover, Reveals Study

...udy by American geologists has indicated that wind blown dust from drought-stricken and disturbed lands in the Southwest can shorten the duration of mountain snow cover hundreds of miles away in the Colorado mountains by roughly a month. The study found that seasonal snow coverage in the sub-alpine and ...

Uganda Bans Plastic Bags, Still a Tough Battle Lies Ahead

...capital Kampala. Instead, once discarded, they are blown in the wind, washed into drains and water courses and eventually ground into the earth. The country is blessed with some of the richest soil in Africa, but around the towns and villages it is laced with plastic. New strata are forming - a layer ...

Transcontinental Wildfire Emissions Monitored from Space

... sources of carbon monoxide and see where they are blown to," Gloudemans added. "We did this for all of the continents in the southern hemisphere South America, Australia and Southern Africa for the years 2003 and 2004 and found surprising results. "It has been known for many years now that carbon mon...

Talcum Powder Curbs Lung Tumor Risk

...trick is gluing the two surfaces together. Talc is blown into the patients chest cavity to irritate the tissue and create tiny abrasions. When the lung tissue heals, it becomes permanently adhered to the chest wall without impairing the patients breathing. The effects of the procedure, called medical thora...

Force-feeding a Scourge Among Mauritanian Nomads

...ld have the pick of husbands.'A thin girl could be blown away in the wind, people think she is a stick and she will never find a husband,' she said. Nomads seem to believe a fat girl is a healthy girl. But then the Mauritanian government seems to have realized that in reality, obesity has reached epide...

Former Official Confesses He Had Sold Steroids to Leading Baseball Players

...ttee that the steroid problem in baseball had been blown out of proportion. 'Do we have a major problem? No,' he said.Radomski said in his statement, 'I had personal contact with some of my baseball drug clients, but consulted and conducted drug transactions with others over the telephone and mail.' Wh...

Incidence of Fatty Liver Disease High Among Obese Children

... need to tackle the disease before it becomes full blown in adulthood,' said Dr. Molleston. 'We routinely test children for conditions with much lower incidence such as scoliosis. Although we do not yet have formal guidelines for screening for Fatty Liver Disease, I personally think that all obese children...

True Equality For Indigenous Australians

...s Strait Islander primary health care services has blown out to about $460 million a year. “I repeat the AMA’s call for this year’s Federal Budget to include a commitment to Indigenous health of $1.8 billion over four years,” Dr Yong said. “Australia’s international reputation and national conscience d...

Interrupted Treatment Dangerous to HIV Management

... patients face a greater chance of developing full blown AIDS and also suffer from toxic side effects of th...ed 2- 21/2 times more chances of going into a full blown AIDS syndrome than the volunteers who were given regular and continuous treatment, irrespective of t...

The Genetic Connection in Fatal Breast Cancers

...ble of offsetting breast tumors from becoming full blown secondary cancer, discovered during tests on mice. Now, Dr Eckhardt has begun screening human breast tumors to find out whether people who have a problem in the BMP4 gene may be prone to secondary cancer. Statistics show that most breast cancer deat...

Hepatitis C : By No Means Lily-livered! Beware

... of Hepatitis C, nearly 10 to 20% may go into full blown cirrhosis. "Of those, about half will get life-threatening complications," he said. According to Ms Walton, nearly 80 to 90 per cent of people with hepatitis C have had a history of injecting drugs. "A lot of the people we see may have used intraven...

Manure Blamed as Cause for the E Coli Out Break

...eems to have fanned out from California could have blown out of proportion because of other parameters like contaminated irrigation water, unhygienic methods of handling produce and contamination of produce during transportation, as well. The ban on fresh spinach, which was slapped in the wake of the epi...

Molecular Medicine And Diabetes

...o read all the studies," said Mrs. Jaffe. "We were blown away by the possibilities." The next barrier was logistical. Her parents and her doctors did not want to delay, but Lilly didn't fit any normal patient categories. It could take months to design a formal study, to get funding and approval. On the o...

Ostracized AIDS Patient Commits Suicide in Bihar

...ses of HIV infection and 1,100 known cases of full blown AIDS in Bihar. Over 80 people, including 13 children, have died of the disease. The official added that the presence of hundreds of migrant labourers and an open border with Nepal were some of the factors that contributed to the rising cases of HIV...

No Clue to Cause of Mystery Illnesses

...d dangerous materials such as asbestos, might have blown into their houses and gardens from the factory site in the wake of the blaze and subsequent clear-up were addressed by them. Dr Alison McCallum, director of public health at NHS Lothian, chaiwoman of the problem assessment group. She said: 'A thoro...

Bihar Legislators Join Hands to Fight Against AIDS

...ntified cases of HIV and 1,100 known cases of full blown AIDS till date this year and over 80 persons, including 13 children, have died of AIDS in the state." The official added that the presence of hundreds of migrant labourers and an open border with Nepal are some of the factors that contributed to t...

Brainstorming session for Bihar legislators on AIDS

...are HIV positive. This is in addition to 1100 full blown AIDs cases in the state. When contacted Health Secretary Deepak Kumar told PTI that a group of legislators would be formed in the meeting for launching a vigorous awareness drive against the disease. The legislators would be told about various dos...

AIDS Claims Five Lives in Madhya Pradesh

...0 km from here, 19 have reached the status of full blown AIDS, including one woman, 16 men and two eunuchs, health officials said. "While five HIV positive cases were detected in the district in March, 10 HIV cases came to light in April and May," said an official of the Madhya Pradesh State AIDS Control...

Smokers who want to quit may first read this…

...in ensuring that any slip up did not become a full blown relapse. This study is particularly relevant in understanding the motive of action which will help in improving the efficacy of addiction treatments....

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