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Medical Science Strides-No Guarantee For Pre-Mature Babies

...ital in Washington, D.C.:"I think we really should counsel the parents more carefully and not highlight the miracle stories, but give a clear picture of what is the evidence in terms of survival. Most neonatologists believe babies born before 23 weeks' gestation have virtually no chance of surviving, no matt...

Side Effects of Natural Health Products With Prescription Drugs Under-reported

...about just two drug-health product interactions to counsel patients. The survey also revealed that most pharmacists spent up to 30 minutes per day counselling patients on the use of natural health products, while only five per cent of patients who purchase such products asked about potential drug interact...

Smoking Hampers Healing of the Ligament

...ffects anyone who needs ligament-repair surgery. I counsel surgery patients to at least try to decrease smoking because, if nothing else, that will improve the healing of their surgical incisions. Quitting smoking is good health management regardless, but in patients having this kind of surgery, there are ex...

Cigarette Smoking Delays Ligament Healing

...eds ligament-repair surgery." Wright says . . "I counsel surgery patients to at least try to decrease smoking because, if nothing else, that will improve the healing of their surgical incisions. Quitting smoking is good health management regardless, but in patients having this kind of surgery, there are ex...

LifeCycle Pharma Forms Scientific Advisory Board in Solid Organ Transplantation

...eld of organ transplantation. The SAB will provide counsel to the company's management team as LifeCycle Pharma expands its development programs within the area of solid organ transplantation. The SAB consists of six internationally recognized thought leaders from the U.S. and Europe, including: Dr. Rit...

US FDA Wants Vitamin Manufacturers to Test All Ingredients

... it is dangerous," said Janell Mayo Duncan, senior counsel for Consumers Union. Congress limited the Food and Drug Administration's oversight of vitamins and other dietary supplements in 1994. The new rule is a product of that law, meaning that the rule took nearly 13 years to develop. Under the old regu...

Surgery- Very Effective for Common Back Pain

...nt choice. These findings will help doctors better counsel their patients about treatment options. The mission of the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS), a part of the Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes of Health, is to support research in...

Survivors of Rare Ovarian Cancer may Retain Menstrual Function and Reproductive Ability

...ow oncologists and therapists to better inform and counsel patients and their families about expectations in the perioperative period, during primary treatment and long term. Ultimately as a cancer community, we need to develop better interventions and pay much more attention to both the psycho-social and fe...

High Court Warns Medical Staff Against Misuse of Ambulance

...reatment. The court further asked petitioner and counsel Varun Goswami to keep a watch on the implementation of its directives. "If the order is not implemented, come back to us," the court told the petitioner. Goswami had also submitted before the court that due to non-availability of government ambul...

Toddlers to Be Trained to Improve Their Communication Skills

...assroom resources for staff, the agenda includes a counsel service for parents, who will be given instructions on how to cooperate and converse with their children. "We know from nursery teachers and reception class teachers that children are coming in with fewer speech and language skills, for example th...

Sylvester Stallone Regrets Smuggling Banned Substances to Australia

... proceedings in Sydney on Wednesday last Stallones counsel Philip Boulten said, This is not some back-alley body builder dealing covertly with some banned substance in some sort of secret way, this was a legitimate medical condition being treated by doctors of the top-ranking order in the west coast of the U...

Australia Agonising Over the Problem of Cocaine Use by Lawyers

...of the bar than protecting the public". A senior counsel claimed earlier this week that cocaine use was "rife" at the bar and had almost replaced alcohol as the recreational drug of choice in some circles. He acknowledged that he had never seen examples of it himself but said he had heard reports of "more ...

My Space Pressured into Sharing Data on Sex Offenders

...ators) out and get them off of our site," companys counsel Mike Angus said. It was the Sentinel data that t...its image, MySpace seems to be coming round. Its counsel Angus revealed company officials met with North Carolina and Connecticut Attorneys General to sort o...

US, India Join Together to Improve Healthcare in India

...h, he added. Greg Kalbaugh, USIBC's director and counsel for intellectual property, will spearhead the CHI campaign. Kalbaugh is organising a broad coalition of like-minded think tanks, healthcare providers and industry and patient representatives from India and the US. "Government is only part of the so...

High Court Warns Medical Staff Against Misuse of Ambulance

...reatment. The court further asked petitioner and counsel Varun Goswami to keep a watch on the implementation of its directives. "If the order is not implemented, come back to us," the court told the petitioner. Goswami had also submitted before the court that due to non-availability of government ambul...

The Pain Relieved With the Help of Palliative Workers

...nd tracheotomy. They found a child psychologist to counsel a teenager distraught over his father's impending death. Coyne's staff connects patients to community resources such as Meals on Wheels. They may even make follow-up phone calls to grieving families after a patient's death. This field has become im...

Numerous Defense Personnel Granted Early Retirement Due to Mental Illness

...s at various levels had been asked to identify and counsel soldiers "who are at higher risk of combat stress", Antony had told parliament last month. This apart, religious teachers, junior commissioned officers (JCOs) of the Army Education Corps (AEC) and regimental medical officers have been identified as...

Court Issues Notice to Venugopal Over Fund Irregularities

...ummoned the record of the magistrate's court after counsel V.K. Ohri appearing for Mabood said that the metropolitan magistrate did not take action despite the police's failure to register a criminal case against the accused. Ohri had filed an application before the sessions court seeking direction to the ...

Vitamin E- Take Its Benefits With A Pinch Of Salt

...e taking. The good news is that doctors can then counsel patients wisely as to which products may be used safely....

'Alarming Rise in Caesarean Births a Cause of Concern'

...ls to provide modern methods of pain relief and to counsel expecting mothers against Caesarean Section unless until it was so required by the facts of the case. He stressed that it was an obligation on the part of the doctors concerned to provide all necessary information to the mother, though the final d...

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