Tag: "cards" at medical news
Senior drug card saves little
Discount prescription drug cards
now available to older Americans offer only meager...t on 12 name-brand drugs bought with drug discount cards
compared with buying retail. The savings were more significant -- close to twice as much -- in a rur...
Staying mentally energitic prevents Alzheimer's
...ng, doing crosswords, visiting museums and playing cards
and checkers. They were assigned points for each activity and its frequency. Over the next few years, on average, 100 people went on to develop Alzheimer's disease. Those with higher points on the mental activity scale seemed to have a lower risk o...
House heads for Medicare drug vote
...ble in 2006. Meanwhile, prescription drug discount cards
would be available to all Medicare beneficiaries beginning in April 2004. Beneficiaries who opt to participate in the plan would pay a monthly premium of $35. The drug plan is voluntary. Seniors would be able to buy prescriptions through a private dr...
Will Your Baby Grow Up To Be A Future Einstein ?
...n popularity. The makers of video, books and flash cards
aimed at the very young claim to sometimes have 2-year-olds reading simple children's books by themselves. Some experts support these programs, while others oppose them. Researchers thus conclude saying , if parents do a little bit of looking at boo...
No “ Lower Limit “ To The Age At Which Children Can Learn New Wors
...arents used 12 board books and a set of 48 picture cards
that depicted common objects such as keys, apples, fish and chairs in simple games with their children. The games were performed four times a week for up to 10 minutes a session. The goal of the games was to build on routines parents already used in ...
Help teenagers eat healthy by giving nutritional information along with food.
...althier food decisions. Student cafeterias can use cards
to display information about the food served in order to help teenagers decide better. For most of the foods, it is not very difficult to find the nutritional information as more and more packaged foods are providing the information on the packaging...
You Can Be Emotional And Logical
...ght. In the other game, the ratio of red to blue cards
remained unknown. Players in this game were less likely to put money on their guess. And there was a burst of activity in their brain's emotion-processing centers, the online edition of Nature reported. Aldo Rustichini, a decision-theory researcher ...
Nigerian girl recovering well after removal of brain tumor
...r the crash. Feridah now has a stack of get well cards
and letters from friends in Nigeria to read. Because the cards
are from students who raised money for Feridah to come to the United States, they are extra meaningf...
Scottish Health Minister Launches Organ Donor Plan
...n. The Ministry is popularizing the usage of Donor cards
and registration with NHS organ donor register, which would help in forming a large database of organ donors....
Inventive thinking in health promotion
... would be available on poker cards. Those playing cards
would have information regarding bird flu preventi...rth China's Shanxi Province. The contents of the cards
would be like knowledge such as what bird flu is, harm of the epidemic, its transmission channel, pr...
Leisurely Pursuits Tune The Brain
...hey engaged in like just visiting friends, playing cards
or going to the movies, the lower was the risk of developing Alzheimer's, according to the study. The study found that better-educated people could sustain more brain damage before they lose mental ability. "I'm convinced they have resources that pro...
Medications Detected In Recycled Water In Los Angeles
...ngeles and Orange counties will begin distributing cards
to pharmacies in March advising customers not to flush down any medications but to wrap them and put them in the trash....
Operation: Protect India and Mother Earth
... are nursing an ambition of submitting 50,000 post cards
before Feb 20th. The Supreme Court is abreast of this matter and the respective committee in charge of hazardous materials, is slated to take a decision on the ship’s entry into Indian Waters. ...
Valentine's Day Theme Overshadows Cricket in Pakistan
...earth of shops in the city selling Valentine's Day cards
and flowers for youngsters who wanted to express t...s from India that showed people buying flowers and cards
for the special day. Daily Times published a photograph of a florist selling red roses in New Delhi....
Drug Combinations Could Be Dangerous
... side effects. Patients also need to lay all their cards
on the table, said Haefeli. Edited IANS...
Discrimination of gays sparks protest in students!
...t. As part of the protest, students will hand out cards
asking heterosexual young people to give blood “be...o is put people off giving. But if they take these cards
along and say they are donating in place of someone who would like to, but isn't allowed, it will ho...
Rip Off: Care Less about Medicare $90m Fraud Deals?
...the brink of milking Medicare. Australian Medicare cards
are being used by foreigners to avail free medical treatment, according to News Ltd newspapers’, announcement today. These phony deals have cost a mammoth $90 million dollar a year, according to agency reports.// The agency has reported a case of ...
Kolkata: Landmark Health City on the Cards
A 5,000-bed health city is very much on the cards
that will be a landmark on the EM Bypass. This is slated to be a Rs 1000 crore project which will come up// in two phases that will facilitate state of the art healthcare for kidney, heart and cancer patients. Bangalore and Ahmedabad will follow sui...
Seattle, a hub for malignant melanoma? Time To Get Sunwise!
... free kits to schools that comprise of 40 activity cards
and a white Frisbee that changes color to purple when exposed to the sun's UV rays. Demonstrators apply different sunscreen and skin lotions on the frisbee’s white disc, and this is then exposed to the sun, to see if the lotions have really worke...
Government Considering Of Issuing ‘Smart Cards’ For HIV/AIDS Patiens
...udying the feasibility of introducing health smart cards
to ensure better monitoring and adherence to anti-retroviral treatment //r HIV/AIDS, Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Panabaka Lakshmi said Wednesday. "Feasibility studies are being conducted for implementing the health smart cards," ...
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