Tag: "laxity" at medical news
Drooping eyelids more common in men
...n men as women. Sagging is caused by the increased laxity
of eyelid tissues with age. It may also be related to a loss of fat around the eye socket. Researcher Dr Willem van den Bosch said eyelid droop was associated with two painful conditions. Inward rotation of the eyelid, or entropion, leads to the ey...
People Need To Be More Guarded Against Skin Cancer
There appears to be a remarkable laxity
among the people of Queensland when it comes to care regarding skin cancer. Felipe Beltran, the spokesman for Queensland Institute of Medical Research // (QIMR) has admitted that the organization’s drive against skin cancer is not having the desired ...
Minister Suspends 13 Officials For Pulse Polio Laxity
...officials including deputy CMO of Moradabad due to laxity
in implementing the Pulse Polio drive.// The minister took this step against the employees of the Health department in Western UP after it emerged that despite conducting the program on a massive scale 12 children had been found affected by the polio...
Polio Strikes Again
...ard upon officers in Western Uttar Pradesh// whose laxity
he blames for the fresh 12 cases reported in U.P. Several officers have been punished in this regard. Such cases clearly demonstrate the insensitivity of the officers according to the Health Minister. The minister informed that 1,06,160 booths h...
Audit Body Criticises Madhya Pradesh for Low Nutrition Levels
...Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India for laxity
in improving the nutrition levels of women and children, Madhya Pradesh has now increased// its budgetary allocation to reduce malnutrition in the state. The CAG had said that over 55 percent of children in the state suffered from malnourishment in...
Adolescent Girl Athletes More Likely to Injure Knees Than Boys
...research has shown that estrogen may contribute to laxity
and weakened ACLs. None of the study participants had evidence of damage to their ACLs. The study also found mature girls had significantly greater quadriceps-to-hamstring ratio (2.06) when compared to immature girls (1.74), immature boys (1.58) and ...
China Repudiates Warning on Its Toothpaste
...local people call chemical country. While Chinas laxity
in enforcement of safety norms is almost notorious, its supporters claim that such newspaper reports are part of an orchestrated campaign in the US media against the almost unstoppable flow of cheap goods imported from China. But before long truth c...
Osteoarthritis Facts and Causes
... speculate that this may be related to soft tissue laxity
around the hip, citing reports that joint laxity
or range of motion differ by race. In addition, they note that impingement did not appear to be as...
Additives in Baby Products Raise Fresh Concerns in New Zealand
...in anti-freeze. These incidents have exposed the laxity
of the safety regime officials. Ultimately the consumers themselves have to take precautions like reading the labels to protect themselves. Some parents had complained that they babies had diarrhea when they used the formula. But NZFSA officials...