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Lost Sleep can Never Be Compensated for

...ieties, such as the US, where people get nearly an hour less sleep a night than they did 40 years ago. We now know that chronic lack of sleep has an effect on how an animal sleeps, said lead study author Fred W. Turek, Professor of Neurobiology and Physiology, whose paper has been published in the Proce...

Just One Cigarette can Cause Nicotine Addiction

...ill keep withdrawal symptoms away for less than an hour in long-time smokers, novice smokers find that one cigarette suppresses withdrawal for weeks at a time," explained Dr. DiFranza. "One dose of nicotine affects brain function long after the nicotine is gone from the body. The important lesson here ...

Too Much of Videogames Hampers Study Time in Children

...rage of 58 minutes per day during the week and one hour 37 minutes on weekends playing videogames, compare...yed for 44 minutes per day during the week and one hour and one minute on the weekends. The boys tended to spend less time reading and girls tended to spe...

Chemical Injections for Fat Removal

... wilderness can encounter, such as exposure for an hour a day over a two-week period to standing in a puddle of cold water or to an aggressive alpha mouse, and they conducted the experiments in combination with a regular diet or with a high-fat, high-sugar diet. Stressed animals fed a normal diet did n...

Patients Find Healthy Vein in Old Austrian Mine

...e illness, doctors recommend up to 12 trips of one hour each to the mine over a four-week period, a course which could cost up to 600 euros (800 dollars). Patients come from all over for the treatment, Rieser added, remembering "one 81-year-old woman who came all the way from Australia."...

Vegas Couples Hope Sevens Will Be Lucky Wedding Day

...s to you, because that was about a four-and-a-half hour wait," he said. Whether they believe in lucky sevens, in the number's religious significance or in the simple fun of it, some 3,000 couples married Saturday in Clark County. "The great demand for 7/7/07 is definitely because couples feel that it ...

Ginger Spice Determined to Win Bulimia Battle

...ls reunion tour this winter, subsequently spent an hour at Over/Under Eaters Anonymous. Bulimia is an eating disorder in which the subject engages in recurrent binge eating followed by intentional purging....

Survey Shows Emergency Services Of British Hospitals Doing A Good Job

...patients were given "clot-busting" drugs within an hour of calling for help in 2006-07, as against 58 percent in 2005-06. Says Dr. Clive Weston, associate director of the study: "Some hospitals do particularly well because nursing staff have sorted the whole thing out and the patient pathway is slick...

New Zealand Authorities Concerned With Overcrowding in Hospitals

...not taken seriously enough. He waited more than an hour and a half to see a doctor, instead of the 30 minutes which his triage status called for. Triage is a process for sorting injured people into groups based on their need for or likely benefit from immediate medical treatment. Triage is used in hosp...

TB Traveler Underwent Surgery to Remove Infected Lung Tissue

...er since the end of May. Speaker underwent a two hour operation at the University of Colorado Hospital to remove the diseased portion of one of his lungs i.e. he upper lobe of his right lung. The unusual procedure consisted of inserting a video camera in a tube in one small incision in the right side ...

500 Pound Man Rescued After 12 Hour Ordeal From Wisconsin River

... to drag those canoes all that way." It was a 12 hour ordeal before they could move him to the ambulance. He was taken to the Burnett Medical Center in Grantsburg on Tuesday morning where he was treated for chest pain. He was discharged by afternoon. This was rikes first tubing trip. He said he apprec...

Probable Health Monitor Sends SMS of Emergency Alerts and ECG

... receiving life-saving treatment within the golden hour period. "Our Wearable Cardiac Telemedicine System can help the mobility of patients, so they can regain their independence and return to an active social life or work schedule," explains Bai, "thereby improving their psychological well-being and qu...

Kerala Ready to Invite WHO to Study Fever Outbreak

...ust outside the hospital wards. "The need of the hour is that irrespective of our political affiliations we should join hands to fight mosquitoes. And if we don't do that in a systematic way, the next outbreak would be even worse," the minister warned....

Jail Visit Left Paris' Sis Nicky in Hysterics

...just one hour. "It's tough. It is. It's just one hour a week: 30 minutes on Sunday and 30 minutes on Tuesday. We talk through glass," People magazine quoted her, as saying. "And this one left in hysterics. Nicky tried to keep the brave face but - I never see Nicky cry," she added. Kathy also said th...

Paris Hilton Gorging Roast Beef, Spaghetti and Meatballs in the Slammer!

...en permitted to move out of her cell for up to one hour a day, depending on her medical condition. Hilton is serving her 45-day jail sentence for probation violation charges....

After Bringing Cheer Rains Choke Delhi's Roads

...Mukherjee Nagar in north Delhi get choked after an hour of rain. And it has been raining for the past four days. We had to fold up our jeans till the knee level to walk across the road. A couple of cars were stranded but that is a normal sight during the rains," said Nazvi Ahmed. The officials at the In...

Diana Could Have Been Saved Had She Been Rushed to Hospital

...ter nearly two hours, had they got her there in an hour they could have saved her," said Dr John Ochsner, ...s meant that the Princess did not arrive until one hour and 40 minutes after the accident. Despite lengthy resuscitation attempts, including internal cardia...

Interoperative Radiotherapy for Breast Cancer Patients

...raoperative radiation therapy , takes less than an hour and eliminates the need for further radiation treatments. The PMH team combined the expertise of surgeons, radiation medicine specialists (radiation oncologists, physicists and therapists) and nurses to perform its first procedure. It marked the fi...

New Device Developed to Eliminate Superbugs Within Minutes

... superbugs - are eliminated within as little as an hour of the device being switched on. "In earlier experiments, in which we flooded the rooms with more than a billion bacteria, levels were effectively down to zero within an hour," said Macdonald. According to New Scientist, the device is now on sale...

Go for Russia, Not China, Wine Experts Say

...rsification and concentrate on business that is an hour and a half away. "Fifty five percent of business is nearby, and French wine businesses are small. The intelligent strategy is not to disperse resources. I paid for that in China," he warned. "We are doing more business in Spain and Italy now, than ...

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