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Debate Rages over firing of HIV infected health care workers

...ates in Atlanta, fired Waddell. Not to take things lying down Waddell contested the decision in the court of law. A lower court dismissed Waddell's lawsuit, concluding that he posed a significant risk of HIV transmission to patients. But the matter is snowballing into a major ethics issue and Waddell has m...

Increased Heart Attack Risk From Celebrex,Vioxx

...ing stairs, and through the night while sitting or lying in bed. Since their introduction in 1999, the drugs, which are known technically as COX-2 inhibitors, have been among // America's best-selling prescription pharmaceuticals. One of them, Celecoxib, sold as Celebrex, was the sixth leading prescripti...

Attempting Hypnosis for relaxation

...be undisturbed (turn off the phone) and sitting or lying down in a comfortable position with your eyes closed. Then mentally scan your body, from the feet upwards, gently releasing any tension. Allow your thoughts to flow, but don't focus on any of them. Now imagine yourself in a favourite place or somew...

Exercise is necessary in daily life

...mputer games and TV encourage too much sitting and lying around. Perhaps, he says, it's time to go back to the old ways - even just for a little while each day. Walk, don't take the elevator, and push a lawn mower, rather than riding it. There are many more opportunities to get more active by 'turning ba...

Gardeners, Beware of your back!

...nd up with back problems. While many believed that lying down and resting was the best way of countering back pain, doctors claim contradictorily, that taking pain relief and remaining active is the best remedy. Doctors also suggest that gardeners who are starting anew should do 30 to 40 sit-ups every day ...

Wearable Body Monitoring

...r of physiological levels.This includes time spent lying down or sleeping, time spent doing physical activity, body temperature, calories burned, and more. Few medical advances in recent decades have had a significant impact on extending life expectancy.//Changes like clean water and immunizations have ha...

The 'lazy man's yoga"

...use you're so open and on your back. Like a turtle lying upside down." As its name suggests, a Thai massage involves some massage, but the main elements of the session include yoga poses and twisting. "There's not anything that you have to do," said Phoebe Diftler, Sahakian's Thai massage therapist. "S...

New Drug to Stop Gambling!

...lped my relationship with my wife, because I'm not lying to her anymore, covering things up or making excuses and draining our bank account. So, it's changed it in many, many ways." And that's something he can bet on. However experts say the drug can cause liver problems if mixed with other drugs, such as...

Mattresses do Play a Role in Low Back Pain

...rted the degree of low back pain experienced while lying in bed, and after waking up in the morning as well...kely to report improvements in low back pain while lying in bed, when getting out of bed and in disability associated with back pain. The participants who us...

Reasons For Low Back Pain

...rted the degree of low back pain experienced while lying in bed, and after waking up in the morning as well...kely to report improvements in low back pain while lying in bed, when getting out of bed and in disability associated with back pain. The participants who us...

Dogs Can Sense Bladder Cancer

...atient. The dogs identified their chosen sample by lying next to it in nine separate tests. The dogs detected the bladder cancer samples 22 out of 54 times, 27-percent more than would be expected by chance alone. Results of the study showed that the dogs' capacity to recognize an odor characteristic of b...

New Drug Effective for Low Blood Pressure

...tanding but also cause blood pressure to soar when lying down, increasing the risk for stroke. Researchers ...on, which has minimal nerve signaling traffic when lying down. When standing up, however, nerve signaling traffic in the autonomic ganglion increases. Resear...

Cancer Causing Herpes Virus At Last May Have A Cure

...is a form of herpes virus that can cause cancer by lying suppressed in the infected cells of the affected person. Numerous vaccines are being developed regularly to treat all sorts of viral infections, which prevents or treats any active infection. While treatment can cure the spread of any active virus, t...

Computer System To Predict Deep Vein Thrombosis

...ects people who has been dehydrated, or sitting or lying in the same position for long, like the patients in the hospitals. Scientists have developed a computer program linked to patient database that will identify hospitalized patients at a risk of this condition. The physicians then need to take preven...

Risk of deep vein thrombosis less in people who were flight stockings when flying

...ects people who has been dehydrated, or sitting or lying in the same position for long, like the patients in the hospitals. The research reports showed that only two of the 1237 people who wore the graduated stockings suffered from deep vein thrombosis in comparison with the 46 of the 1245 people who did...

Early detection of bed sores possible

...ressure ulcers, affect people mostly when they are lying on their beds in the hospital or at home without much movements. Bedsores arise from poor circulation problems and people with diabetes, who are mostly bedridden. About 5-10% of the total patients in the institutionalized health care had suffered fro...

Need for better support for chronic pain in children’

...ime and energy looking for severe conditions under lying pain, and they refer to specialists and the parents move from doctors to doctors. Ultimately the child receives only little therapy for pain. Research by pain management unit has shown that psychological improvement was seen in children’s undergoing...

Differences in brain pattern among liars and cheats in comparison to honest people

...t connect them. Scientists argue that cheating and lying come naturally to these people because their verba...lassified into different categories related to the lying habit and were further analyzed using psychological tests and interviews. The study has been the fir...

Sick Swedish seagull was drunk, not affected by bird flu

... fluid coming from its beak and anus. The gull was lying on its back and was kicking about itself. It has now emerged that the gull was actually drunk. Swedish experts put the bird to sleep and theorized that it had eaten yeast at a nearby garbage dump and had hence gotten intoxicated. The bird flu scare...

Shaking Legs Syndrome Is Curable

...d a compulsive need to shake legs while sitting or lying down is a treatable health problem, but the Indian medical fraternity is not aware of it.// The condition, called Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS), makes it difficult for patients to sit down comfortably during air travel, long drives or even while wat...

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