Tag: "cuts" at medical news
Hoarding can Endanger Lives, Says New Study
... an all-consuming compulsion to collect that often cuts
them off from society and damages their relationships. A sub-type of obsessive-compulsive disorder, hoarding is the compulsion to collect and store items considered by most people to be worthless or useless. Little is known about what causes hoard...
Live Earth Will Make the World More Aware of the Crisis Facing the Earth, Hopes Al Gore
...ee, within two years, an international treaty that cuts
global warming pollution by 90 per cent in developed countries and by more than half worldwide. It also asks people to cut their own pollution, make their homes, businesses, schools and transport more energy efficient, and plant new trees and preserv...
Health Budget Must Focus On Access To Medical Services, Fitness And Nutrition
...e Federal Budget must be more clever than just tax cuts
if it is to provide fairness, fitness, and equity ... that the Governments reported generosity with tax cuts
must be extended to fix the appalling state of Indigenous health. Fixing Indigenous health has to...
'Metro' - a Witty Look at Insensitivities of City Life
...film could have done with better editing. Akiv Ali cuts
the material brutally ... but not deep enough. Film: "Life In A...Metro"; Director: Anurag Basu; Cast: Kay Kay Menon, Shilpa Shetty, Shiney Ahuja, Kangana Ranaut, Konkona Sen Sharma, Irfan Khan, Sharman Joshi; Rating: ***...
Hair Relaxers Not Linked With Breast Cancer Risk
... women. Hair relaxers can enter the body through cuts
or lesions in the scalp. These products are not fully monitored by the Food and Drug Administration, and thus could contain potentially harmful compounds. The study named Black Womens Health Study was conducted by a team of researchers led by Lynn ...
MRSA, the Super Bug Spreading to Urban Poor in US
...p and water or an alcohol-based sanitizer, keeping cuts
clean and covered with a clean bandage until healed, avoiding contact with other people's wounds and bandages and avoiding shared personal items such as towels and razors....
EU Pushes Asian Nations on Climate Change Goals
...a division between European countries seeking deep cuts
in world carbon-dioxide emissions and Asian govern...oiced sympathy for environmentalist calls for deep cuts
in emissions, one of her key demands at the G8 summit. German authorities, who were also treating ...
Work-related Stress Restrains the Sex Lives of Nurses
...essure of financial deficits and the threat of job cuts
in the NHS responsible for the nurses woes. "Nurses are under pressure, under valued and under paid. Stress is a serious issue for nurses who run the daily gamut of violence and abuse from patients and relatives, as well as coping with the day-to-d...
Bush Isolated on Climate Change Heading into G8
... Group of Eight summit determined to block binding cuts
in greenhouse-gas emissions, leaving him isolated...st European ally. The EU is committed to mandatory cuts
and UN-sponsored talks to bring in the rest of the world; Japan and Canada also favour binding, long...
New AMA Survey Finds Medicare Cuts Will Hurt Seniors
...y will be able to care for next year when Medicare cuts
physician payments," said AMA Board Chair Cecil B....nact legislation now that will replace the looming cuts
with Medicare payment updates based on practice costs. "Congressional action is the only remedy th...
Manmohan Singh to Meet UN Chief, Discuss Climate Change
... treaty mandating developed countries for emission cuts
by 2012, has exempted developing countries, but bound them to opt for clean environment mechanisms. The Bush Administration is reportedly adamant that all key polluting countries, which includes China, India, Brazil, Mexico, and South Africa, all t...
Outreach Nations Stand United on Climate Change
...t hinder their development at the cost of emission cuts
and these countries continue to blame the developed world for the increasing pollution....
First Case of West Nile Virus Death in Madison County
...ural resources. Some health officials worry that cuts
in federal funding could lead to more illness. CDC funding for West Nile prevention dropped from $45 million last year to $27 million (20 million) this year, although an added $8 million (5.9 million) was set aside for Louisiana in the wake of Hurric...
Bush Administration Allows Returning Soldiers to Disintegrate, Say Critics
...ceptance rate for any specialty. Any additional cuts
in Tricare payouts could mean that "some really good psychologists who specialize in this treatment and are experienced will be seeing less of (military families)," said clinical psychologist Marion Frank, a widow who is president of the Philadelphia...
Maninder Says Wrist Injuries Were Sustained Accidentally
...t Delhis Shanti Mukund Hospital after he sustained cuts
on both the wrists. The ex-Delhi cricketer was last month arrested for reportedly possessing cocaine. On May 23, he was granted bail by a city court on the grounds that the quantity of narcotics recovered from him was very small. The Narcotics Br...
New 'green' Pyre to Cool Planet While Burning India's Dead
...ical engineer who has developed a raised pyre that cuts
the amount of wood required and ensuing carbon dioxide emissions by over 60 percent. Hindus believe that burning the body entirely helps to release the soul in a cycle of reincarnation that ends only with salvation. But "all the ashes go into the riv...
Ancient Healing Technique Gains New Popularity in Iraq
...uum , the thick dark blood slowly oozed out of the cuts
and into the clear containers. "The Assyrians, the Chinese and the ancient Egyptians all used to practice cupping to draw out the corrupt blood," said Hajam as he deftly drained a few more spots on his patient's back in his office in Baghdad's Sadr...
Body Parts Industry Of U.S Under Investigation
...ording to FDA budget documents. The issue of who cuts
body parts out of cadavers made headlines in late 2005 with the investigation of Biomedical Tissue Services (BTS) of New Jersey, accused of plundering corpses for body parts that were sold as tissues for transplant. Seven funeral home directors have...
Radical Gastric Bypass Surgery Heightens the Effects of Alcohol
...e changes that need to be enforced. Bypass surgery cuts
the amount of alcohol metabolized by the stomach and patients who have gastric bypass are more susceptible to the effects of alcohol. Dr. John Morton, director of bariatric surgery at Stanford Hospitals and Clinics conducted a study involving 19 peo...
New York Doctors Remove Gallbladder Through Vagina
...d through natural openings in the body rather than cuts
in the belly. The surgery still requires cuttin...uth. End result: no scars on the belly, no pain of cuts
or wound infections. Dr.Bresler who performed the latest operation said that companies were beginn...
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