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

...he cabin had decompressed but was not aware of the broken window, so he put the airplane into a dive to a safe altitude of 10,000 feet. "I kept saying, 'Don't pass out, don't pass out, I have a patient on board and I have to take care of the patient,"' he said. Fogg said the patient, who saw the whole t...

American Bests Japanese Hot Dog Eating Champion, Sets Record

...basked in the glory of having beaten 16 rivals and broken Kobayashi's seemingly endless run. The 70-kilo (154-pound) Kobayashi had caused a sensation by winning the contest six years in a row; last year by eating a 53-3/4 hot dogs and breaking his own record. Chestnut, at 97 kilos (215 pounds) came seco...

Talks to End Poland's Medical Strike Fail

Polish authorities have broken off talks with striking doctors and nurses who have camped outside the prime minister's office for about 20 days to demand higher pay , the health minister said Tuesday. "There will be no more discussions with the unions, the government has nothing...

Psychiatric Patients Ill-treated in Emergency Rooms, US Officials Say

... died while in restraints, and a patient's arm was broken as a nurse forcibly removed his pants. These cas...he ER . In the case of the patient whose arm was broken at Lawrence General Hospital, investigators found a range of problems, including that the hospital's...

Prostitutes Fume as Norway Bids to Criminalise Sex Purchases

...rostitutes. "The client will think 'I've already broken the law, I've got nothing to lose.' And in a flat, a girl will be alone" where no one would be able to help her," she added. The planned law is modelled on legislation passed in 1999 in neighbouring Sweden. There, men who buy sex face six months in...

Avandia Improves Quality of Life in Diabetes Patients

...rdiovascular risk, as well as increased numbers of broken bones in women. Existing treatment strategies concentrating on lowering of blood sugar alone are not sufficient due to the complex nature of the diabetic condition, Richter said. The use of proxy indicators like metabolic control is not sufficient ...

Sideeffects of Rosiglitazone in Type2 Diabetes Patients

...cular risk and an enhanced risk in women of having broken bones. In people with type 2 diabetes, their body has a reduced ability to cause cells to remove glucose from the blood. The resulting high levels of blood-glucose can cause considerable damage especially to the eyes, nerves and kidneys. Rosiglit...

Prison Healthcare Continues to Fail Despite Emergency Measures, Warns BMA

...hat in some areas common medical problems, such as broken hand bones, are not sent for X-Rays in NHS facilities. A prison doctor was unable to register a prisoner with serious mental health problems with a specialist mental health team because of confusion and delays in supplying his release details. In...

Ukrainian Town Under A Canopy Of Toxic Skies

...Minister Mykola Rudkovsky the pressure valves were broken on the aging tankers, which should have been decommissioned five years ago. As of now, Ukraine has suspended rail shipments of yellow phosphorus.According to officials, rescuers have righted three of 15 overturned tanker cars, and will transport the...

Four Organ Transplants Dont Help, Canadian Teenager Dies

... with an unknown condition that caused a series of broken legs. Doctors figured the mysterious condition involved an arterial veneous malformation in the bowel that would bleed out, causing damage to his stomach and liver. On Aug.1, 2006, he received a new liver, pancreas, stomach and bowel during a 12-hour...

Some Common Human Injuries Also Common in Dogs

... their human owners, dogs are at risk of suffering broken bones, torn ligaments, arthritis and congenital diseases. Fortunately for both pet owner and pet, there are veterinarians who can treat these ailments and get pets back on their feet. James Roush, an orthopedic surgeon at the Veterinary Medical Teac...

US Dentists Help Victims of Domestic Violence Smile Again

...r life, she also has renewed self-esteem. "I had a broken spirit," Kauffman said. "I became very isolated ..... Unable to afford dental care, she learned to hide broken teeth and gum disease. "I was an expert," Kauffman said. "I could talk, I could laugh, I could eat a...

Bone Health Protection by Dietary Calcium

...eral density. But the standard form of estrogen is broken down or metabolized in the liver to other forms - some active and some inactive. Urinalysis showed that women in the "diet group" and the "diet plus supplement group" had a higher ratio of active to inactive estrogen metabolites than women in the "su...

Excessive Use of Cosmetics Leads to Adverse Effects on the Body

...hem down. "If lipstick gets into your mouth it is broken down by the enzymes in saliva and in the stomach. But chemicals get straight into your bloodstream, there is no protection," he said. Caution over using outdated lipstick and mascara have also been issued by the Royal College of Optometrists which ...

Make Up Unhealthy for Skin

...disputed. "If lipstick gets into your mouth it is broken down by the enzymes in saliva and in the stomach. But chemicals get straight into your bloodstream, there is no protection. Warnings over using out-of-date lipstick and mascara have also been issued by the Royal College of Optometrists, which belie...

Researchers Link Bacteria Destroying Proteins to Alzheimer's Treatment

...ed inside the cell. Once inside the cell, APP is broken down into pieces, some of which are the amyloid beta proteins. If the antibodies are not present, the proteins start clustering and ultimately kill the cell. The scientists showed that the antibodies prevent this from happening by reducing accumulati...

Iraq's Orphans Left to the Kindness of Strangers

...iety replicating itself in an increasing number of broken homes....

Its too Little, Not too Much Work That can Make a Marriage Collapse!

...han 50 hours, or more than 70 hours, the number of broken marriages increased to 2.7 percent when men worked shorter hours. This is because, Dr Wooden, due to the fact that men in part-time jobs are more likely to be underemployed. "Presumably they're getting cranky, and that's leading to stress," he sa...

Giant Microwave That Recycles Plastic Back into Diesel, Gas

...make up the plastic and rubber in the material are broken down into diesel oil and combustible gas. "Anything that has a hydrocarbon base will be affected by our process. We release those hydrocarbon molecules from the material and it then becomes gas and oil, said Jerry Meddick, director of business deve...

Why Humans Fail to Act on Climate Change

...s unemployment, problems at work or a car that has broken down," he said. According to Hans Spada of the Institute for Psychology at the University of Freiburg, what's missing is cause-and-effect experience. Humans learn by making direct connections between actions and results - for example, when a high-s...

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