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Nurse Has Miraculous Escape as Window is Blown Off an Air Ambulance

...out of the twin-engine turboprop plane. "My left hand was on the ceiling and was holding me in, and my knees were up against the wall," Fogg told The Seattle Times in a story published Monday. He said he pushed as hard as he could and got enough air between his chest and the window to break the suction ...

People With Higher IQs are More Patient in Financial Matters

... advised to follow the principle of 'A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush,'" Professor Falk said. However, someone who is intelligent seems to be twice favoured, according to the results of the Bonn study. On the one hand, they can be more successful, due to their cognitive abilities, than their ...

When CIAs Poisoned Capsule for Castro Stuck to the Freezer!

...gainst foreign leaders in 1976, Escalante sees the hand of the CIA in more recent attempts by anti-Castro militants trained by the agency for the failed Bay of Pigs invasion of 1961. Escalante said effective Cuban security measures around Castro and the Cuban leader's intuitive "nose" for danger has kep...

A Mechanical Prosthetic Close to the Real Thing

...beginning. Didrick is already working on an entire hand articulated in similar fashion using the wrist, and has been approached to craft toes using the same principle. 'Our new approach to prosthetic technology will have a significant impact, not only on the thousands of lives it will change, but also t...

John Sundahl Publicly Announces His Romance With Britney

...I was in the hospital, she sat with me and held my hand all night long. She even sang and hummed to me while I was practically unconscious," Contactmusic quoted him as telling National Enquirer. "I love being around her. She's a sweet, caring girl and a good mom," he added. The wealthy 38-year-old a...

Bra-less Britneys New Affairs

...I was in the hospital, she sat with me and held my hand all night long. She even sang and hummed to me while I was practically unconscious," Contactmusic quoted him as telling National Enquirer. "I love being around her. She's a sweet, caring girl and a good mom," he added. The wealthy 38-year-old a...

Eastern Equine Encephalitis Spreading Its Tentacles in Massachusetts

...ailure, and partial speech loss, and is to undergo hand surgery this month. "I know I'm just fortunate to be here today," said Phillips, who has since regained some of her speech and is able to get around with the help of a walker. There have been other cases of EEE, one of several types of encephalit...

FDA Approve S Robotic Device to Help Stroke Patients

...ts grasp and release their hands, an image shows a hand squeezing lemons or stealing jewels. Moving forward, Dr. Cramer said, researchers must keep an eye on safety to ensure vulnerable patients do not get hurt. He added that he did not expect robotic devices to completely replace human therapists....

MEN as Partners to MEND Maternal Health A World Population Day Initiative

...o blame for the spread of infection. On the one hand we glorify our women, and on the other we show scant disregard for their health and well being. Respect for women, their health and status is clearly absent, especially in families that are below the poverty line. Today is World Population Day and...

Male Wallflowers-Watch Your Heart

...ne to stress and anger. Type C people on the other hand face an increased risk of cancer on account of their suppressing their feelings. Studies have also linked increased risk of heart attack and stroke with type D personality, which is seen in people who are pessimistic and have low self-confidence. Ac...

Navigating Healthcare

...t is an overwhelming and frightening experience to hand goes under the care of unknown persons . But if you are familiar with the surroundings of the hospital and its staff the experience becomes less frightening. The hospitals run on team work and skill. They follow number of procedures to prevent med...

Millions Spent, but the Indian Capital's River Still Stinks

...nected. "You want to clean the Yamuna on the one hand and you won't provide us with a way to move sewage to the sewage treatment plants," said Mathur. "What do you do for the colonies (suburbs) which have no treatment at all? The presumption seems to be that these colonies will somehow disappear." B...

Mayo Clinic Physicians Have Adapted Real-time 3-D Ultrasound Imaging Devices

...They tested two different Philips transducers (the hand held probes held by physicians against the body which emit the ultrasound waves) known as the x3-1 and x7-2 Matrix array tranducers. The x7-2 Matrix array had been recently designed to image the tiny hearts of infants.Both provide sharp resolutions ...

War Stimulates Research Blitz in Prosthetics Industry

... to tie delicate trout flies with his mangled left hand and the shiny metal hook that serves as his right ...es as electric signals to open and close a hook or hand attachment. But its response time, even at less than a second, is so slow that Salzman prefers an ol...

Efficacy of Lyme Disease Vaccination Examined

...ls given Plan B emergency birth control to have on hand just in case were not any more likely to engage in sex than those who were not given the pills. The study appears online in the August print issue of the Annals of Behavioural Medicine....

Many Sceptical of Healing Hand Treatment Practiced in Europe

... a bellyache instinctively soothes it by putting a hand on his tummy . Just about everyone would agree that laying a hand on a part of the body that's not well could have a calming effect. This is a principle of Reiki, an...

Dangers Lurking in the Garden in Britain

...ome into contact with poison ivy do not wash their hand immediately. This often causes the reaction of the toxin urushiol to spread according to Dr. Nelson, of New York University School of Medicine and the New York City Poison Control Center. Urushiol causes a slowly developing rash characterized by ...

Alien Hand Syndrome Causes Random Hand Movement

Alien hand syndrome (AHS) is a rare neurological disorder that causes hand movement without the person being aware of what is happening or having control over the action . T...

Health Sector Has to Keep Pace With Countrys Development: Ramadoss

...ary health care facilities. The Mission seeks to hand over the planning, execution and evaluation of the health programmes with the community based organisations. The Mission was formally launched in April, 2005....

Alcohol may Help You to Be Cool

..., as measured by the kinds of shocks they chose to hand out. In the next part of the study, the researchers required 120 men, some drinkers, some no, to simultaneously perform a difficult memory task. The idea was to see if they could distract those who were under the influence from their hostile situat...

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