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Tougher Tobacco Rules Urged at Global Anti-smoking Talks

...umption. "With trade opening, low and middle-low income people are increasing tobacco consumption as more competition is bringing prices down. Tobacco companies are taking the loopholes of regulations," he told reporters. "The government needs to implement tougher control measures to prevent a sharp ris...

In China, Online Gamers Raking in the Cash

...o it themselves has become a handy source of extra income for the 21-year-old -- and a full-time job for tho...h -- in a city where per capita monthly disposable income was less than 1,000 yuan in 2006. However, the government has not roundly endorsed this new source...

People With Higher IQs are More Patient in Financial Matters

...ience and cognitive abilities is even valid if the income factor is taken into account. "What's more, according to our analysis, other indirect factors of influence can be excluded as an explanation," Professor Falk emphasised. Instead, intelligence, patience and risk tolerance seem to be closely inter...

For Bangladeshis, a Nutritious Diet Would Cost 1,700 Pounds Per Week

... The ratios were multiplied by the average British income to cast it in terms with which British consumers c... the first time we are quantifying the gap between income and having a good diet," said Costanza de Toma, Save the Children's hunger advocacy adviser. The r...

Low Income Family Adolescents Suffer Migraine

...vious year was nearly the same in lower vs. higher income groups8.6 percent vs. 8.4 percent, respectively. ...sposition for migraines, they found that household income was strongly associated with migraine prevalence: In families with annual incomes of less than 22,50...

EpiCept Accelerates Development of Phase I Clinical Study for Cancer

...zixa includes milestone payments, and sublicensing income as well as future royalties in the event Myriad's development of Azixa continues to progress successfully. <br...

Americans Grow Shorter, Blame It on Weak Healthcare

...ion and access to healthcare both vary with family income for children just as they do in adults. Nutrition is a key determinant of height. According to the study, "U.S. children consume more meals prepared outside the home, more fast food rich in fat, high in energy density, and low in essential micronut...

Replacement Drivers Lend a Helping Hand to the Drunk and Stranded in Korea

...ers, cashiers, students or salesmen who need extra income to pay debts. There are husbands and wives working as teams, usually with the woman following the man in a car to pick him up after the customer is dropped off. There are also female replacement drivers for female customers. Hur began working full ...

U.S Shows Increased Obesity Rate

...on that found people purchase foods based on their income level and perception of a foods health benefit and cost. Ethnicity, gender and environmental factors also impact peoples food choices....

Kylie Almost Doubled Earnings in Breast Cancer Year Off

...e disease, the Aussie sensation almost doubled her income from the preceding year. According to the accounts of her company Darenote, Kylie received a salary of 1.85 million pounds, expenses of 42,366 pounds and other earnings of 2.63 million pounds. The 39-year-old was diagnosed with cancer in May 2005...

Uninsured Adults Increase Medicare Costs

...ed adults in characteristics such as education and income levels, the researchers gave more statistical weight to insured subjects who closely resembled the uninsured group in education, income, and other characteristics than they did to insured subjects who were very different. When the researchers comp...

Once-rare Skin Cancer Type on the Rise in US

...other social-economic indicators such as levels of income and education appeared to affect the numbers of reported cases, the study found. San Francisco in California reported the highest rise in the cases with 9.7 for every million among white and 10.8 for every million among African-Americans. Iowa co...

New Book Gives Gruesome Account of India Girl Killings

...ons is deeply rooted even among families with high income and education levels. The government continues to grapple for ideas, and this month announced plans to register all pregnancies. According to India's minister for women and child development Renuka Chowdhury, the data would permit authorities to ...

U.S President Defied-Senate Votes To Expand Child Health Insurance

.... It was generally designed to help families whose income does not exceed 200 percent of the poverty level, or $34,340 for a family of three. But several states have extended coverage to children with higher incomes and to adults. The latter expansion has particularly incensed some lawmakers who disapprove ...

FICCI Proposes Models To Solve Indias Healthcare Crisis

...uipment. In addition, FICCI has also called for income tax relief of 15 percent subject to review after a five-year period and enforcement of quality in government hospitals, laboratories and blood banks. The chamber has suggested attracting private investment in the sector, including foreign direct in...

Kerala to Set Up Holistic Tourism Centre to Promote Medical Tourism

...e private hospitals to keep aside a portion of the income generated through medical tourism for treating poor patients. The government will ensure that they practice responsible tourism," the minister said....

Australia Proposes Comprehensive Plans to Protect Aboriginal Children from Sexual Abuse

...e're going to enforce school attendance by linking income support and family assistance payments to school attendance for all people living on Aboriginal land," he said. "We will be ensuring that meals are provided to children at school, with parents paying for the meals." The Federal Government would tak...

Employer Leave Helps the Parents of Chronically Ill Kids

... through support from its philanthropic donors and income from operations; the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; the California Endowment; and the National Institutes of Health....

Childrens Health Program Covering More Adults Than Children

...igibility requirements to include families with an income 250% above the poverty line and add additional funding from $5 billion to $15 billion a year. Republicans oppose the increase, saying that it is a drastic deviation from the actual objective of the program and arguing that any expansion of the prog...

Consume Less, Experts Advise as Malthusian Nightmare Returns to Haunt West

...ge British family spent more than one-third of its income on food. Today, that figure has dropped to one-tenth. But for the first time in generations agricultural commodity prices are surging with what analysts warn will be unpredictable consequences, warns Daniel Howden, noted journalist. The price of ce...

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