Tag: "kin" at medical news
Skin Cancer Research To Go Global
In a unique research effort, kin
cancer researchers from all over the world are going to be brought under one umbrella to help the world understand what exactly their risk of developing a melanoma is. // Towards this effort, the international Genomel consortium based in Leeds, Engl...
Missing Medical Store Owner's Body Found
.... // Pradeep Goyal's body was handed over to his kin
after autopsy, the said. Goyal left his house on Friday morning and since then his whereabouts remained obscure, police said adding his relatives filed a complaint after failing to trace him. On Monday, police were informed that the body of a man w...
National Transplant Week to Raise Need for Organ Donation
...son's wishes. Present laws authorize one’s next of kin
to decide over what happens to one’s body in the event of his or her death. However this situation is expected to change soon. Professor Steven Wigmore of the National Kidney Federation said, "This new act has a different tone. It means that if som...
Private Nursing Home in Madhya Pradesh Fined For Negligence
...to pay interest at the rate of nine percent to the kin
of the deceased. (Source: IANS)...
Aging Families Continue Struggle in Katrina Aftermath
... of the support their family received from distant kin
and strangers; some note difficulties in obtaining and accepting governmental assistance. Many of the elders are living in temporary trailer communities established in Baton Rouge by FEMA and are still waiting for their house insurance payments so th...
Norovirus outbreak results in hospital visit restrictions
...g surgery or procedures. However only the next of kin
are permitted to visit patients in the hospital as a precautionary measure. As per Belinda Atkinson who is the Director of Nursing, all necessary precautions have been taken to contain the outbreak including imposition of restrictions on visitors ...
Gardasil – Cervical Cancer Vaccine in UA
...ion of Gardasil vaccine is a boon for the kith and kin
of those people who are suffering from cervical cancer//. This vaccine is currently available in 33 countries all over the world and has been marketed by Merck Sharp & Dohme. This vaccine was formed by Professor Ian Frazer, Director of the Universit...
Study Explains How Costly Traits Evolve
...by natural selection. Conversely, the theory of kin
selection suggests that costly traits can be favor... governed by the same equations. This reveals that kin
selection can be seen as a special form of genetic hitchhiking; explain Gardner and his coauthors St...
The Evolution of Costly Traits
...allenge – the theory of hitch hiking and theory of kin
selection. The theory of hitchhiking has indica... natural selection. On the contrary, the theory of kin
selection indicates that costly traits are preferred, if they result in gains for relatives of the b...
Doctors Advised: Don’t Ignore Deat
... from writing letters of condolence to the next of kin
when a patient dies, according to an article in th...g to convey … sympathies in writing to the next of kin
and show that the patient was not just a ‘file’ or a Medicare item number,' he says. 'The second ...
Plants Have the Ability to Recognize Kin
... She, however, says that the ability to recognize kin
has not been demonstrated before. During the study published online in Biology Letters, Dudley and File grew batches of the Great Lakes sea rocket, a beach-dwelling plant, in pots of four. The plants either had specimens from the same maternal family...
Chief Medical Officer Urges Presumption of Organ Donation to End Transplant Shortfall
...y. "It is not always possible to contact a next of kin
in time so we must not take for granted that presumed consent for all is the answer."...
Illegal Immigrants Allowed To Stay A Year More To Care For Their Child
... no relatives to tend to her, as the family has no kin
in the U.S. In addition, if they were to bring the girl with them to Mexico, they probably could not find the care Hazelle has been receiving from the physicians at UCSF, who have followed her case from the beginning....