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Dangers Of Cigarette Smoke

...e doors were left open for four hours. The car was fueled with low sulphur fuel. Three filter cigarettes were also lit up sequentially, and left smoldering for another 30 minutes. Results of the experiment show the diesel engine exhaust doubled the particulate matter levels found outdoors at its peak. The ...

Fewer Breast Cancer Patients to Get Chemo

...hree-fourths of women after menopausal have tumors fueled by estrogen, called ER-positive disease. In these cases, drugs that block this hormone, like tomoxifen and aromatase inhibitors, a new class of medications can successfully combat those cancers — whether or not they have spread to lymph nodes. On th...

Drug deaths in King County continue to go up

..., the one number that's jumped is the drug deaths, fueled in large part by prescription painkillers // . According to the medical examiner's annual report on deaths in King County, Statistics indicate that deaths from overdoses of prescription opiates such as methadone and oxycodone are still on the rise, ...

Momentum of Stem cell research impeded by legal challenges

...ngs and conferences. So far this project is been fueled by a $3 million state loan and a $5 million philanthropic gift, but that money is set to run out in June. The professor said that Universities and other Research institutions have to rely on their own funding sources to begin their stem cell resear...

Bird Flu: Fear of the Unknown Could Put Financial Markets in a Soup

... are pretty clueless to its repercussions, clearly fueled by common factors like interest rates, oil price etc. This is probably because bird flu has not wrecked large-scale havoc yet; in terms of the human deaths, 92 being the global human death count of bird flu. Therefore the economic impact has been m...

People Turn Health Conscious at Their Workplace

...er, Minnesota, medical college, whose research has fueled some U.S. workers to spend their days on treadmills or indoor tracks, walking as they talk on the telephone, send e-mails// and even hold meetings. Researchers at the Mayo clinic said that a walking worker can burn 100 calories an hour, 800 calories ...

Obese Chinese Teens Low On Self-Esteem

...ype is a relatively new standard in China, a trend fueled by increased wealth and media exposure to Western lifestyle. The major point here is that misperception has an important impact on academic performance and a person’s psychological experience,' said study author, Bin Xie, of the USC School of Social ...

India Needs To Get Its Act Together To Curb the Rise of HIV/AIDS

...ation explosion, poverty and illiteracy which have fueled the spread AIDS/HIV. We must take cues from Australia, where the country had managed to bring down the number of AIDS/HIV cases to less than 10,000, by just education, creating awareness both amongst urban and rural people. It is imperative that Indi...

Greener Pastures Beckon the Philippines Medical Workers

... to take stock of this drain in nursing resources, fueled by the immense nursing vacancies and better pay packets in the United States. Infact most of the Philippine Nurses leave for the United states, lured by the opportunity to make big bucks A law that would stipulate a mandatory tenure of at least 6 m...

The Multi-Faceted Chemical Benzene

...y WHO of 10 ppb. Two important issues that have fueled the current debate and which consumer advocates believe must be resolved are: (1) the public’s right to know what is contained in commercial products that are marketed for human consumption. (2) the need for regulations that place the same restr...

Researcher Reports on Origin of Deadly Fever Outbreak

...the virus indicates that the two-year outbreak was fueled by repeated new introductions of the virus into humans from the primary reservoir, rather than simply a single introduction followed by person-to-person spread. Bausch’s study enhances our understanding of Marburg virus, which the Centers for Disea...

Iraqi’s Gripped with Insecurit

...n military support could also counter the violence fueled by high levels of xenophobia. Three years after the removal of Saddam Hussein from power, Iraq remains at the forefront of political debate in the US and the world. This important new study sheds more light, not heat, on the situation on the ground...

Disability Factor Among Older Americans Shows Improvement

...cies and improved rehabilitation services may have fueled this decrease in institutionalization. If they continue as anticipated, the downward trends in chronic disability rates among older adults could help bolster the Medicare program’s fiscal health, the researchers suggest. Funded through a cooperat...

WHO Spearheads a Global Initiative for Development of Malaria Vaccine by 2015

Bangkok: The World Health Organization has fueled a global initiative to develop a vaccine against malaria,// the disease which infects nearly 500 million people annually. The objective for the ‘Malaria Vaccine Technology Roadmap’ is to realize the development of a first generation vaccine to fig...

Doctors Hopeful for Elizabeth Edwards

...include drugs that block estrogen, if the tumor is fueled by that hormone, or chemotherapy. Looking to the future, a monoclonal antibody called denosumab is currently in clinical trials for use against both bone metastasis and osteoporosis, say scientists. While the treatments now available can only dela...

Two-in-one Diabetic Drug Approved by FDA

...Americans has doubled over the past three decades, fueled largely by increasing rates of obesity, the ADA says. According to the latest World Health Organization (WHO) estimates, the number of people worldwide with diabetes climbed from 30 million in 1985 to 171 million in 2000. There was a 69 percent in...

Ethanol Could Be Damaging for Human Health, New Study Says

...e in 2020, if there was widespread use of vehicles fueled by E85, a blend of 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent gasoline. Ethanol is produced from renewable resources such as corn or sorghum and can be blended with gasoline as a 10% (E10) or 85% (E98) blend. When 15% gasoline is blended with 85% ethanol,...

Chemo Brain- Nothing Forgettable About It

...r the amount of estrogen in women who have cancers fueled by female hormones, as well as early-onset cancer that catapults women in their 30s and 40s into menopause. There are other suggestions got from various studies such as the discovery of a gene linked to Alzheimer’s in such patients and PET scans s...

No Evidence Older Women Generate New Eggs

...varies and generating new eggs there. The research fueled hopes that a new treatment such as bone marrow transplantation might one day help older women regain their fertility. Since then, other papers have refuted Tillys surprising finding that mice can produce eggs throughout their lives. Now, David Ke...

Workers Compelled to Stay in Shape to Avoid Pay Cuts

...n program. The Clarian move is part of a change fueled by well-meaning, cost-conscious executives who are looking for ways to trim bottom lines along with waist lines. Now there is a growing industry of wellness advisers, counselors and consultants thriving, as corporate America tries to increase prod...

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