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New clues about immune system from leprosy microbes
...es had not been able to produce key anti-bacterial fighters
or the antigen-presenting dendritic cells. The study brings to light exactly how the immunity of the body works or fails to work when attached with a foreign infection. Reference: Harvard School of Public Health, Press Release, May 2005...
Rocket Factory Is Under The Risk Of Desert Fire In San Fernando
...ghly toxic is in the risk of getting on fire. Fire fighters
and police personnel had a tough time controlling the fire from spreading with most of the fire was flamed off yesterday night, with the decrease in temperature there are chances that the fire may stop spreading. The residents feel that the risk of f...
Firefighters Continue To Battle Blaze
...ng closer than 100 yards from the flames. The fire fighters
have been attempting to cool the area with the object of preventing further explosions. The cause of the explosion is reported to be an accident, and a full-fledged investigation into the incident will be held by the country’s Health and Safety Execu...
Fire department stem cell donors felicitated with 'Honor Roll of Life'
Two Fire Department City of New York fire fighters
will be honored with “Honor Roll of Life” for dona...w cells for saving Leukemia patients. The two Fire fighters
John Jensen and Joe Kazlauskas donated their stem cells from bone marrow for treatment // of two leu...
Space suit technology to Protect Against Heat Strokes
...the basis to design// protective clothing for fire fighters
and steel workers who need to work in extreme heat and dangerous circumstances. This project nicknamed as “safe cool” will look at distinct protective material that encompasses an inbuilt cooling system, with a technology akin to space suits used b...
Auction in support of fight against Breast Cancer
Ford is auctioning off fighters
in pink race gear on e Bay in favor of Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. October is the Breast Cancer Awareness month and pink is// the symbolic color of Breast Cancer Awareness. Ford worked in collaboration with PKV Racing to create exclusi...
Fire Fighters Prone To Cancer Risk
are more likely to develop certain types of cancer...ncinnati (UC), Ohio, analysed data on 110,000 fire fighters
from 32 previously published scientific studies to determine the comprehensive health effects and co...
Understanding Autoimmune Disease
...of the regulatory T cells to control the frontline fighters
leads to autoimmune disease. Scientists previously discovered that regulatory T cells are themselves controlled by a master gene regulator called Foxp3. Master gene regulators bind to specific genes and control their level of activity, which in tu...
War Veterans Lack Adequate Mental Health Care: Pentagon Report
...demiology and Community Health said that returning fighters
are twice as likely to commit suicide as civilians. Most at risk are soldiers seriously wounded in combat or who have suffered psychological trauma during their deployments. To meet these needs, the authors of the new Pentagon report recommend incr...
War Stimulates Research Blitz in Prosthetics Industry
...e 1990s, is the standard prosthesis issued to U.S. fighters
who have lost a leg above the knee, according to the American Orthotics and Prosthetics Association. "We no longer have to be content just getting them on their feet; we can do more," said Kirk, of Bethesda-based Hanger....