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School-based Sexual Abuse Prevention Programs

...al abuse. Some prevention programs define abuse as instances of sexual body contact with a child while others consider abuse any sexual behavior in a childs presence, the review said. Experts say most cases of sexual abuse go unreported. Moreover, the Cochrane reviewers said without a uniformly accepted defi...

Biology, Not Only Parents, Turns Sweet Kids into Delinquents

... a stressful family environment leads to increased instances of maladaptive personality change. As a part of their study the researchers used a Skin Conductance Response (SCR) test to assess 138 elementary school aged children. SCR is a frequently used as an appraisal of autonomic arousal in humans and, s...

Useful Parasites

...ity and male collapse. Many a times there has been instances of a decrease in the female eggs produced. Weeks and his team studied the fruit fly Drosophila simulans living in California.Wolbachia infected these flies more than 20 years ago, now it has spread from south to north. Earlier the parasite was s ...

United Kingdom: Maternity Units Exposed! Leaves Much to Be Desired

...hey were overworked by staff shortages. There were instances where two midwives were taking care of 23 women in...hospital said, "On occasions, there have been some instances when we have not met the expectations of all women and their babies within the post-natal ward envir...

FDA Warns Against Buying of Counterfeit Drug Through Internet

... the drug would have expired. There have even been instances when some drugs were found to be a composition of talc and starch. FDA has initiated criminal proceeding against these websites....

Studies Reveal Inappropriate Use Of Drug-Coated Stents

...than bare-metal stents because there are far fewer instances of restenosis, or artery reclogging. In a second study of 3,323 patients treated with drug-eluting stents in 2004 and 2005, 54.7 percent of the patients were treated off label. 'Clinicians should be cautious about extrapolating the benefits of dr...

US Drugmaker Slapped Huge Fine for Misleading Doctors Over Addictive Painkiller

...orphine. Over the last few years there have been instances of hundreds of overdose deaths linked to OxyContin's main ingredient oxycodone. The drug was marketed as a miracle pain reliever; less addictive and less subject to abuse than similar medications. However, it was later found that its contents could b...

Rajasthan Government Urged to Keep a Close Watch on Doctors

...unnecessary medicines are given. There have been instances wherein doctors have insisted that patients visit their clinics or residence for check ups which are avoidable. "A doctor should not be allowed to pressurize patients to come to his clinic or residence for consultancy", said the medical council. T...

The Production and Marketing of IBS Drug Halted by the Chinese Government

... the Chinese market. The adverse reaction involved instances of Diarrhea and Nausea. One reported case was of abnormally fast heartbeat and another case of low blood pressure. The Novrotis Drug was manufactured by three companies in China and is available in more than 20 provinces with thousands of users. ...

Lack of Sleep Affects Eye-steering Coordination Needed While Driving

...ty to coordinate eye movements with steering, with instances of both acute and chronic reductions in the degree of coordination and in the time lead of eye movements over steering. "The analysis of eye-steering coordination may provide a useful method of detecting when a driver is in danger of losing control...

FDA Warns Against Buying of Counterfeit Drug Through Internet

... the drug would have expired. There have even been instances when some drugs were found to be a composition of talc and starch. FDA has initiated criminal proceeding against these websites. BIN/V...

United Kingdom: Maternity Units Exposed! Leaves Much to Be Desired

...hey were overworked by staff shortages. There were instances where two midwives were taking care of 23 women in...hospital said, "On occasions, there have been some instances when we have not met the expectations of all women and their babies within the post-natal ward envir...

Useful Parasites

...ity and male collapse. Many a times there has been instances of a decrease in the female eggs produced. Weeks and his team studied the fruit fly Drosophila simulans living in California.Wolbachia infected these flies more than 20 years ago, now it has spread from south to north. Earlier the parasite was s ...

New Agent to Fight Genetic Disorders Found

... high cholesterol, polycystic kidney disease, some instances of glaucoma and colorectal cancer, and neurofibromatosis, among others. "Zorro-LNA is a new substance that targets DNA and turns off genes," said co-author Edvard Smith of the Karolinska Institute in Sweden. "It has the potential of becoming a new ...

Tamiflu Key to Treat Bird Flu, Avoid Steroids: WHO

... treatment is of unsubstantiated value and in some instances may be doing more harm than good," he told Reuters. The WHO reaffirmed that early treatment with Tamiflu, made by Swiss-based Roche and known generically as oseltamivir, was useful in reducing death from the H5N1 virus. Giving it to people with adv...

Scientists Identify Genes Activated During Learning and Memory

...ouse. The computer program found hundreds of instances of genes that bind with either CREB or zif268 — and sometimes both — in human and mouse genomes. A huge proportion of these genes had never been previously identified as CREB or zif268 targets. 'Finding a gene that appears to be activated in both ...

Karnataka Wants to Make HIV Screening Mandatory for Couple Before Marriage

... a legislation. He said that there were several instances in which unsuspecting women had married HIV+ men. To avoid such tragedies blood tests could be made mandatory, he suggested. According to the latest estimates, Karnataka has more than five lakh people affected with HIV and AIDS and the numbers are ...

Rare Brain Condition Linked to Obesity Surgery

...f Wernicke encephalopathy. Singh found that most instances of the syndrome occurred from 4 to 12 weeks after the surgery. Most of the patients, 27, were women. The complication was found to ‘favor’ women especially under the age of 55. The study found the condition can appear after all types of weight-loss...

Hospital Equipment Unaffected By Cell Phone Use

...ve with merchandise that was not purchased. In two instances in Tennessee, customers with a pacemaker and an im...rt devices to malfunction, he asserts that similar instances are likely underreported, qualifying the problem as a potentially widespread public safety issue. ...

Ticking Time Bomb of Scotland-diabetes

...h, who carried out the study:"The bad news is that instances of diabetes are going to go up in the future. We expect that by 2018(in 15 years time), there will be about 60 per cent more people with diabetes, just over half as many again as there were in 2002. "Being overweight is the biggest factor in the nu...

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