Tag: "defying" at medical news
Cherie Blair to Challenge Hubbys Smoking Ban on Human Rights Ground
...to go to the European Court. I told her I would be defying
the ban as would staff and customers. When the police come, I shall show them the writ with Cherie's name on it and tell them to come back another time, he said. The legislation banning smoking imposes a fine of 2,500 pounds each time its terms ar...
Rare Gonorrhea Strain Makes Diagnosis Very Difficult
... has titillated the curiosity of investigators, by defying
the norm. A key enzyme, called prolyliminopeptidase//, which helps in the diagnosis of the disease, is absent in this strain of gonorrhea. The existing diagnostic evaluation methods do not recognize this new strain, making detection of gonorrhea extr...
3,600 Dead in Iran Due to Air Pollution, in One Month
... to widespread and indiscriminate use of vehicles, defying
universal emission norms. The result of flouting emission standards has led to a lethal type of air pollution called smog, spread by the combination of smoke and fog. Smog is capable of causing heart attacks and respiratory problems. In Tehran, 80% ...
Premature Babies Give It Their Best Shot To Overcome Difficulty
... still qualify to a socially respectable position, defying
all odds. The results of the present study come in as a boon for parents who are much concerned about their child. The two-year-old study has been conducted amongst a group of 166 infants with very low birth weight (1.1 to 2.2 lbs). 145, healthy, n...