Tag: "favors" at medical news
A Break Through Energy Bill by the US Government
...er more production, and that a large majority also favors
tightening emissions standards. Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, a Republican, also called for an "Apollo program" and said reducing foreign dependence on oil was intrinsically tied to national security. "It's frustr...
Key Mechanism to Emergence of Strep Bacteria
...of the M1T1 strep clone, natural selection instead favors
the emergence of the invasive mutants. The researchers found that a specific genetic mutation in the M1T1 strep clone controls the shift to this invasive form a property which they traced to an event that occurred about 30 years ago when a virus ...
Male Casting Couch in Bollywood?
...urnalist Subhash K Jha of harassing him for sexual favors
in return for publicity. The casting couch is a well-known feature of Bollywood but till now was employed against the girls in the industry. Sonu Nigam accuses Jha of harboring a personal vendetta against him. The journalist has been haunting t...
Bone Health Protection by Dietary Calcium
...ssociated with a shift in estrogen metabolism that favors
production of active forms of estrogen," says Armamento-Villareal. "Although we're not yet certain what underlies this effect, it could be that nutrients other than calcium cause this shift. It's also known that dairy products, which are a major so...
New Brain Neuromarker May Shed Light on Autism and Schizophrenia
...arietal cortex. It consists of two components: one favors
independent behavior and the other favors
interpersonal coordination between people. The phi complex is closely tied to the success of the ...
Caution Urged on Biologic Drugs
... market generic versions of conventional drugs. He favors
requiring that prospective generic biologic manufacturers test their drugs in humans before approval. Hatch also supports establishing patient registries to track side effects that may not occur until years after patients start using a product. “Wh...
A Wedding Gift That Helps Save Lives
... and care center in Boston// is now offering party favors
that will help save lives of cancer patients. Coup...gram coordinator. "Brides and grooms tell us our favors
have helped make their wedding unique,” adds Brooks. “Some couples have had a personal experience at...
Indian Models are a Healthy Lot
...ist Ritu Kumar echoes his thoughts. "Our tradition favors
voluptuousness. It's weird that designers use anorexic models to display their clothes, which are then marketed for real women. I prefer a full-bodied model to a reed thin one." Fashion designer Manish Arora also dismisses the idea that Indian mode...
Antibiotic Ear Drops Favored Over Oral Antibiotics for Ear Infections
... ear tubes adds to a growing body of evidence that favors
antibiotic ear drops over antibiotics swallowed// in pill or liquid form in such cases, a UT Southwestern Medical Center researcher reports. The latest study, involving 80 children, showed that antibiotic ear drops performed better and faster in tr...
Breeding success by delving into the honey bee sex gene
...ing selection operates, however, natural selection favors
a diverse mix of alleles, as seen with csd in honey bees. The research also showed just how long the csd alleles have been around. "We estimated the age of the alleles at about 14 million years," said Zhang. "We don't know for sure when the species...
Pharmaceutical Industry Supported Review of Drugs – Tainted Truths
...as in drug trials is a common phenomenon and often favors
the trial-sponsor's product. Independent reviews – which can have a more unbiased and systematic approach - are essential to counterbalance this negative approach. This would ensure that doctors and other health professionals have the right and accur...
Eyedrops for amblyopia
Lazy eye is a condition in which the brain favors
one eye over the other. It is the most common cause of visual impairment in children, with symptoms including crossed eyes, farsightedness and nearsightedness.// Lazy eye affects as many as 3% of U.S. children and usually develops in infancy or early...