Tag: "laughing" at medical news
Jolie Laughed Her Way Through Childbirth!
...d that she was out of her mind, and that she began laughing
so hard that tears were rolling down her face. "They were trying to put the IV in me, and I began laughing
so hard, with tears rolling down my face. I was out of my mind, Contactmusic quoted her, as saying. ...
Killer Anesthetist Sentenced To 1933 Years In Prison
...r for victims, Maeso was "a terrorist who has been laughing
for a year-and-a-half, haughty and arrogant as he watched people hear what happened." Hepatitis C is a chronic, blood-borne infection that affects the liver. Like AIDS, it is often transmitted through contact with the blood of infected persons. It ...
Where is Our Soul, Asks Michael Moore
... point across, and had a packed audience variously laughing
and in tears. There was loud applause at the end of the two-hour documentary, which is out of the main Cannes competition. Moore was asked by journalists why he painted such a rosy picture of other countries' health systems, including Britain, Fran...
XDR-TB a Serious Threat to India
... lungs, which can be spread by coughing, sneezing, laughing
or singing. Repeated exposure to someone with TB disease is generally necessary for infection to take place. The death rate of XDR-TB patients in the study was 42%, which Dr. Jain calls "alarmingly high." "An important finding was that the ma...
Giggling Mums Help Fight Baby Allergies
...ls are typically low among people with eczema. The laughing
mothers had higher levels of melatonin in their breastmilk. The study appears in full in a specialist publication, Journal of Psychomatic Research....
Fault the School System in US for Massacres, Say Sociologists
...oon as he started reading, the whole class started laughing
and pointing and saying, 'Go back to China.' Dr. Marleen Wong, director of Crisis Counseling and Intervention Services for the Los Angeles Unified School District and director of the Trauma Services Adaptation Center for Schools and Communities in ...
Club and Bar Owners may Sell Laughing Gas at Their Own Risk
...ble for prosecution. The long-term inhalation of laughing
gas can have permanent health implications. The brain gets deficient in oxygen which explains the feeling of high, which could lead to injury to the brain. There are immense risks if the gas is inhaled in combination with alcohol or drugs....
American ‘wild’ birds identified as culpable for spreading bird fu
...that two migratory birds, the common wood duck and laughing
gull have been found to be// vulnerable and prone to infection with the highly virulent H5N1 avian influenza viruses and it has the capability to transmit the deadly bird flu. In an effort to identify and isolate the birds capable of transmitting ...
New Procedure Helps Stop Urinary Incontinence
...SUI), a condition where sneezing, coughing or even laughing
can lead to urine leakage.// “We try to treat patients with conservative therapies, such as learning better bladder habits, doing Kegel exercises, and addressing problems such as chronic coughing, infections and hormone deficiencies—all of which ca...
Minimally Invasive Lung Cancer Surgery Minimize the Treatment Timings
...ses – I teach in two gyms – kind of teary-eyed but laughing
at the same time, 'You guys, I don't want you to feel sorry for me because I'm not a feel-sorry kind of person. And if you do, that's not going to help me. My doctors tell me I will be OK and live a long life, and that's good enough for me. My life w...
Taiwanese Had A Hearty Laugh On World Laughter Day
...shake laugh and inner laugh. As if they were not laughing
enough, one club member, wearing a doctor's white ...o unite the entire humanity. The reason we are not laughing
enough is that we have not understood the real meaning of laughter,' he said. 'Laughter is not am...
Women Got Rid Off Incontinence After The Prolapse Surgery
...leaking of small amounts of urine during coughing, laughing
or exercise. A total of 322 women were studied in nine centers across the United States. “We found that without the Burch procedure, one in every four women developed some stress incontinence that they considered bothersome. We were able to reduce ...
Genuine Laughter Is The Best Medicine!
...h a bad thing, since it could prevent someone from laughing
out loud at inappropriate times, which may vary depending on the culture. 'What I call 'laugh-speak,' a hybrid of speaking and laughing, is under more voluntary control, and is used by talk-show hosts and others to buffer an uncomfortable point,' s...
Urinary Stress Incontinence Not Related To Childbirth
...ciated with activities such as coughing, sneezing, laughing
etc. It most commonly occurs in middle-aged women with positive history of repeated pregnancies and vaginal deliveries. It has been long regarded that vaginal delivery increases the chance of developing urinary incontinence later in life. In fact, ...
Are You Ill? Have A Hard Laugh!
...t some Japanese newly licensed therapists do is no laughing
matter. These laughing
therapists help their patients laugh! The first 49 laughing
therapists recently passed their // exa...
The Significance Of A Laugh
...say their findings suggest that the patient who is laughing
is trying to say more than has been expressed verbally to the therapist and that laughter is an indication that the subject is emotionally charged. Thus researchers say that therapists should pay closer attention to when patients laugh during therapy...