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European Commission Seeks To Dispel The Darkness Out Of Sunscreens

...nd sunscreens and found 84 percent of them offered inadequate sun protection or contained harmful ingredients. The organization ranked the best and worst of the bunch by analyzing 400 peer-reviewed studies and other publicly available materials. The Commission also states that those creams that claim to offer...

Global Warming: Lessons of History Help the Future

...d almost no help and government support was either inadequate or misdirected, and famine began to bite. Fraser says the lessons of these disasters can be brought together into an analytical tool to help predict if an agricultural system -- the complex web that includes food growing, trade, storage and distrib...

Deficiency of Vitamin D Levels may Be Common in Healthy Kids

...ids and adolescents who are otherwise healthy have inadequate levels of vitamin D that is essential when it come... Of the subjects, 55 percent of the children had inadequate vitamin D blood levels and 68 percent overall had low blood levels of the vitamin in the wintertime....

Roches Arthritis Drug Successful in III Stage Trail

...eatment called methotrexate in patients who had an inadequate response to a relatively new type of drugs known as anti-tumor necrosis factor therapy, or anti-TNFs. The treatment showed a significant improvement in disease signs and symptoms. Biologic Actemra (tocilizumab), a humanized monoclonal antibody works...

EPA to Improve Nanotechnology

.... Clarence Davies, The agencys current practice is inadequate to deal with nanotechnology. It is essential that EPA move quickly to recognize the novel biological and ecological characteristics of nanoscale materials. It can do this only by using the new uses provisions of TSCA, a subject not mentioned in the...

Harvard to Develop Medical City in Islamabad

...rofessionals is unevenly distributed. It is also inadequate to serve a nation experiencing such rapid population growth. "As such, large numbers of Pakistan-trained physicians continue to leave to practice in other countries," HMI said in a statement....

Nigerian Health Authority Crackdown On Sub-Standard Health Institutions

...s operating in an unhygienic environment; 160 with inadequate medical personnel 383 with no qualified personnel; 141 with substandard infrastructure and; 213 operating beyond the approved schedule within the period under review....

Poor Ventilation may Cause Lung Disorders Inn Inuit Children

...wever, it is not clear whether crowded housing and inadequate ventilation are risk markers (reflecting an association with other risks, for example poverty) or risk factors (reflecting causation, for example exposure to infection) for lung infections in children. She notes that Kovesis study raises several qu...

Major Surgeries and Operations Could Prove Deadly for Anaemic Older Men

...study. Firstly, elderly men's hearts may have an inadequate ability to recompense for the effects of unusually high or low blood counts when they also have to compete with the pressure of major surgery. But secondly, abnormally high or low blood counts may be caused by an additional condition, which may itsel...

Hot Tips for Keeping Your PC Cool in Summer

...me slower and less stable. A hot day combined with inadequate or malfunctioning cooling inside a PC can, in fact, spell the end of a computer altogether. But there are steps you can take to keep your PC cool enough in the summertime. By paying attention to how much heat-stress your PC may be under, you'll not...

Smokers Blow Their Infants Health into Thin Air

...rom poorer homes, which may have smaller rooms and inadequate heating,' the study authors wrote. 'Higher cotinine levels in colder times of year may be a reflection of the other key factors which influence exposure to passive smoking, such as poorer ventilation or a greater tendency for parents to smoke indoors...

Experimental Drug Ketasyn(TM) (AC-1202) Treats Alzheimer's as Diabetes of the Brain

... cells become insulin-resistant, as happens in AD, inadequate glucose leads to damage that results in impaired memory and cognition and brain shrinkage. Because these metabolic defects in the brain often appear 10 to 20 years earlier than other AD symptoms, targeting them may allow for earlier treatment of th...

Kerala Health Minister Charged for Infant Deaths in a Hospital

...pital. According to them, the staff strength was inadequate to handle around 60 births a day. The government has appointed a five-member panel of senior doctors to look into the matter and submit a report in three weeks. Another three-member committee has been set up to oversee the Rs.10 million modernisat...

Kerala Government Bears the Brunt for Infant Deaths

...structure. According to it, the staff strength was inadequate to handle around 60 births a day. Apart from appointing a committee to look into the matter, the health department soon decided to recruit 50 nurses and other paramedical staff. Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) state secretary Pinnarayi ...

Report Examines Medical Students' Perceived Readiness To Treat Diverse Patients

...e, lack of language-appropriate written materials, inadequate access to interpreters and lack of experience in treating such patients. Researchers recommend that cross-cultural curricula be integrated into all graduate medical education, including developing communication skills and how to use an interpreter ...

Government to Amend Birth Registration Act

...ity accorded to the work, lack of coordination and inadequate allocation of funds....

Government to Amend Birth Registration Act

...ity accorded to the work, lack of coordination and inadequate allocation of funds....

Feelings Of Injustice At Work Can Lead To A Heart Attack

...nd only 64 of them had a heart attack or angina or inadequate blood flow through the vessels of the heart. "Challenges to an individual's sense of personal value or self-worth owing to unfairness may influence health through emotional and biological pathways," the researchers opined in the article. Those me...

Health Experts Discuss Effect of DOTS on TB Control in India

...a lack of commitment and resources has resulted in inadequate TB diagnostic and laboratory services. According t...tibiotics, interruptions in treatment regimens and inadequate DOTS monitoring are responsible for the spread of drug-resistant TB. "The recipe for spreading the d...

Angioplasty Reduces Long-term Cardiac Risk in Heart Patients With 'silent' Ischemia

...ing signs or symptoms of angina (chest pain due to inadequate supply of oxygen to the heart muscle), but can be detected by electrocardiogram (ECG) and other techniques. Silent ischemia has been shown to predict adverse prognosis in patients after myocardial infarction (MI, heart attack), coronary artery bypa...

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