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Fright could be more harmful

...ere are reports of mass illness - on 29 September, paint fumes set off a bioterrorism scare at a school in Washington State, sending 16 students and a teacher to the hospital. Just after the beginning of the current anthrax scare a liquid, which turned out to be window cleaning fluid, was sprayed at a Mary...

Antenatal kerosene exposure endangers child's sight

...s of the affected children had jobs in the auto or paint industries or in laboratories. However, according to Dr. Koren, the findings suggest that exposure to levels of toxins such as lead and mercury considered safe for an adult woman might not be safe for her unborn child....

Gardeners, Beware of your back!

...dening as a hobby, as newspapers and TV programmes paint a rosy picture of beautiful gardens. Though gardening has been proven to have it's own health benefits, researchers now suggest that enthusiastic// new gardeners who start with little or no idea of how to lift properly and do not have adequate prepar...

Soya Found To Affect Women's Ability To Conceive: Professor

...nistein, along with other chemicals found in beer, paint and pesticides, affected mouse sperm in the same way, but she was surprised to find that human sperm was extremely sensitive to genistein. "I expected human sperm to respond, but I was surprised to find it appeared more sensitive," she said, saying...

Sleeping Boy Does A Rip Van Winkle

... falling asleep. The meritorious boy, who used to paint and recite very well, can now only be half awakened for feeding and answering nature's call. The boy's mother says Arup used to complain of drowsiness initially and then sank into a long slumber in September last year. Alok Manna, the boy's father...

Height of ignorance in people!

...University of Alabama at Birmingham. "The findings paint a clear picture of the need for patient and physician education efforts and interventions to help prevent unnecessary complications from painkillers.' A nationwide survey of adult households in the United States was commissioned to determine percept...

Soap Opera Coma Patients Have Far Better Prognosis Than In Real Life

American soap operas paint an improbably rosy picture of coma patients' survival and recovery, with potentially important consequences for viewers // , says a study. Tracking storylines containing coma patients over 10 years, researchers found that soap opera patients were fa...

Novel Treatment to Cure People with Learning Disabilities

...eatment. Mr. Dore basically sells fire-resistant paint and said in a press conference that the new finding was by accident which would dramatically change one’s life. Mr. Dore’s keen interest is due to his personal experience. His daughter tried to commit suicide because of her chronic learning difficult...

Art As A Healing Tool In Cancer

...e Matters," invites patients and their families to paint a 4-inch square ceramic tile. Currently, more than 400 tiles have been painted in this manner. These unique artworks are on display at Siteman's infusion center in the Center for Advanced Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine and Ba...

Exposure To Lead Doesn’t Cause Hypertension In Childre

...developing. Children are exposed primarily through paint particles in household dust and outdoor soil contaminated with lead from paint and industrial and motor vehicle emissions, reports foodconsumer.org. The researchers originally...

Health Insurance Numbers Declining In American Families

...le at www.covertheuninsured.org. "These findings paint a disturbing picture of the day-to-day impact of being uninsured on the physical as well as financial health of millions of Americans," said Sara Collins, Commonwealth Fund Senior Program Officer, and the study's lead author. "The uninsured are more ...

NHS acting chief’s intervie

...lenge of the deficits." "I think the picture you paint is really demanding - and on top of that we need to take forward and accelerate the healthcare reform programme. Much of that we will publish in the summer on issues such as the way forward on regulation, commissioning and provider reform. That is a ...

World Cup Fans go for Patriotic Hairstyles

...t us to shave practically his entire head and then paint it in the German colours," Tasche says. Koehn be...urs are also a big seller. "We have templates to paint them on the head. A lot of guys are asking for mohawk hairstyles in the German colours." The mohaw...

Higher Lead Content Causes Recall of Toys

... A recent test on the sample toy registered a lead paint content of 0.277 percent against the allowed limit of 0.06 percent leading to the recall of the toys. Highsmith Inc., from which Wisconsin public libraries purchased more than 7,000 bendable cat and dog toys, has discontinued sale of this item an...

A Plant Used By Ancient Britons Found To Have Properties To Fight Cancer

...ound that plant ‘Woad’, which was once used as war paint by ancient Britons and Celtic warriors to strike f...hat the plant was used to get blue dye for the war paint is a rich source of a compound that fights breast cancer, scientists have found. They also mentioned...

Scientists Develop Non-Toxic, Food Safe Paint

...le, non-toxic, environmentally friendly, removable paint has been created by scientists at Cornell Universi...d in candy and dietary supplements//. This edible paint made by creating colored calcium alginate hydrogels is a new form of colored coating that has a wide...

Chronic pain can be cooled off !

...minute concentrations and it is sufficient to just paint it on the surface of the skin where the pain is to cause a painkilling effect that could last for hours afterwards.'...

Cranberry Juice Could Fight E. coli Bacteria

...dhesion at the molecular level. The new findings paint a detailed picture of the biochemical mechanisms that may underlie a number of beneficial health effects of cranberry juice that have been reported in other studies over the years. It shows that the tannins found primarily in cranberries affect E. ...

The Rise in Unhealthy Snacking Habit

... of childhood obesity and cases of type 2 diabetes paint a particularly grim picture for the future.' GYT...

Make No Bones about Osteoporosis

...t in a wrist, hip or spine, fracture. Statistics paint a dismal picture with almost one among 3 women over the age of 50 combating osteoporosis, along with one in 5 men. This being the regularity with which it strikes, World Osteoporosis Day, on October 20, 2006, is an apt day to emphasize the function o...

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