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British Woman Who Has inherited Breast Cancer Wants to Spread Awareness

...aughter was pregnant and she said she was going to hang on to see the baby, but she didn't manage it. If I ask to be here to see my grandchildren, am I asking too much?" McQueen grew up in Grenada and barely knew her mother, who divided her time between the Caribbean island and her job as a nurse at the...

Efforts on to Tackle Health Problems Faced by US Truck Drivers

...oyees, whether it's to reduce health care costs or hang onto employees in an industry where turnover is high and shortages growing. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration estimates there are 1.3 million long-haul drivers nationwide and is considering tightening its rules for conditions includi...

Newborn Screening Tests for Babies

...e lives of 500,000 newborns who still arent tested hang in the balance, said Dr. Jennifer L. Howse, president of the March of Dimes. Despite the pleas of parents, clinicians and advocacy groups the United States still lacks consistent federal guidelines for newborn screening. Babies must be screened, to...

All Babies in Massachusetts Should Be Screened for Life-Threatening Disorders

... lives of 500,000 newborns who still aren't tested hang in the balance," said March of Dimes President Dr. Jennifer L. Howse. "Despite the pleas of parents, clinicians and advocacy groups, the United States still lacks consistent federal guidelines for newborn screening. Babies must be screened to recei...

President Bush Not for Expansion of Child Health Insurance

...otwithstanding, President Bush seems determined to hang on to his less-and-less-government stance . He has announced that that he will veto a bipartisan plan to expand the Childrens Health Insurance Program. He seems to be at odds with the Democratic majority in Congress, with a substantial number of...

Dog Fighting in the US: Bloody, Illegal and Booming

...ain a dog to run and to develop their stamina they hang a rabbit or cat in a bag above the dog." A study by Chicago's Anti-Cruelty Society said 40 percent of primary school children in the Chicago area have seen animal fights or know about them. A dog fight can last anywhere from 15 minutes to five or...

Ukrainian Town Under A Canopy Of Toxic Skies

...nd fire at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant still hang afresh....

Lets Care For Our Physicians A Salute to Them on Doctors Day!

...l service and it is simply unfathomable if doctors hang their coats in protest. India has a lot of explaining to do, especially at a time when medical tourism is fast catching up. India is sitting on a goldmine of healthcare resources, a report by McKinsey Consultants has revealed. If we get our house...

Brains White Matter: More Talkative Than Once Thought

...at of protective myelin. The immature cells simply hang around and divide very slowly, waiting to be spurred into action. To learn more about OPCs that reside in the brains white matter, the Johns Hopkins researchers measured activity from individual precursor cells in the corpus callosum, a region of w...

Treatment of Premature Babies, Opossums Could Help

...n without an immune system, which develops as they hang off their mother's teats. Not only does that make it easier for scientists to study them but a good understanding how the defenceless young survive in the presence of disease-producing organisms known as pathogens would have much wider benefits. ...

Gentle, Real, Well-mannered - Kangana's Mr. Right

...n who flaunt their sexuality and let their muscles hang out. To me machismo is about what you hide, not show." And the list doesn't stop there. She's also particular about the clothes her guy should wear. "I prefer a guy in a formal suit, not in a sleeveless t-shirt. And I hate men who bare their ch...

Sun Bathing Reduces Sperm Count

...y changes in temperature. The testes physically hang outside the body to keep them cool, and locking them up in tight underwear, or dipping them in the hot tub may not be a good idea, researchers say. "We find that at an initial consultation men may have a normal sperm count, but in some cases this h...

Allergies Not Just for Children Anymore

.... However, sometimes the symptoms are so severe or hang on so long that medical care should be sought. Allergist-immunologists are physicians specially trained to care for allergic diseases of all kinds – hay fever, asthma, food allergy, drug allergy, insect sting allergy – as well as other conditions s...

Party Over –now Its How to Get Ove’ the Hangove!

...dness are the end results. Getting out of such a hang over will need plenty of water to flush out the symptoms of dehydration. It is absolutely essential as dehydration is the most frequent cause of hangover symptoms. Experts like Khursheed Navder, a registered dietitian in New York, advice that after...

Light Drinkers Tend to Shirk Work Often

...to opt for sick leave the following day due to the hang over caused by alcohol.// Kenneth Pidd, from the National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction at Flinders University works as a research officer; he said that in a year the estimated loss due alcohol related abseentism is $473 million as ...

Researchers explore medicine in space

...ven anesthesia through intravenous tubes, the bags hang from racks and gravity pushes up any air bubbles that may be mixed in with the drug. In space, however, air bubbles and medicine would mingle, potentially allowing bubbles to be infused into patients. Seubert points out that, medicine taken orally...

Carefully Monitored Treatment Can Help Those Who Suffer from Depression

...le can be relieved of their depression if they can hang in there for up to four treatment steps. That’s pr...sh said. “The take-home message for patients is to hang in there and stay in treatment, even if several steps and various medications must be tried. Be pati...

Virus Can Mutate lethally With Help Of Carbohydrates

...ates. The researchers have stated that the viruses hang on to the carbohydrates that overhang from the surface of our cells and stage an invasion in the body. The researchers explained that the viruses on changing the carbohydrates they attach to are able to infect cells more efficiently. This finding ...

Fight Back Against Inherited Sudden-Death Heart Condition

Both sides of Catherine Gray’s family tree hang heavy with heart problems, going back at least two generations. So when her heart started acting up soon after she hit age 50,// Catherine got nervous. A careful heart exam showed the root of her problems – and perhaps those of others in her family...

Fimbriae Help Bacteria Stick Around Inside the Body

...ungee cord-like structure which helps the bacteria hang on tightly, even through rough fluid flow inside the body, researchers report in the journal PLoS Biology. A group of researchers at the University of Washington in Seattle and ETH Zurich in Switzerland have been studying how the bacterium E. coli...

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