Tag: "parking" at medical news
Somerville, A Town Committed to Tackle Obesity Among Kids
...cycle paths were built and the number of racks for parking
bicycles was noticeably increased. And to show its commitment, the town council decided to give its civil servants an incentive to work on their physical fitness. By going to the gym, they could receive a refund of the monthly membership fee. In ...
Replacement Drivers Lend a Helping Hand to the Drunk and Stranded in Korea
...ght of a roadblock and flee, figuring that illegal parking
is a far lesser crime. Besides the night hours and low job status, replacement drivers have an obvious occupational hazard: their customers, who can become abusive. There have been reports of a replacement driver stopping in traffic, locking the ca...
Meet the petroholic Boy of Kanpur
...s is Junaid, the owner and caretaker of the nearby parking
lot, who has to stay on an extra vigil lest Sajid ...utting pipes here. He says: "This is our vehicle parking
stand and this child comes here stealthily and drinks the petrol from the tank of the parked vehicle...
Motorists Getting Greyer, Greener, Thriftier: Nissan's Ghosn
...lity cars with devices such as cameras that making parking
easier and reduce the risk of a stiff neck, he tol...adquarters. Nissan has already introduced a rear parking
camera and is also developing a system with cameras dotted around a vehicle to give motorists a bird...
Parking Garages Unsafe During Hurricanes
During hurricanes, parking
garages commonly are used by car rental agencies a...completed research determining the safety of using parking
garages for the general public as a refuge of last resort and at what wind speeds it is safe for eme...
Higher Gas Prices Leave Many Workers Running on Empty
... very upset when they see the CEO pulling into the parking
lot in a new Jaguar. "The price of gas has contributed to the perceptions of many that they are simply never going to get ahead," Hochwarter said. Hochwarters research is being prepared for presentation and publication....
UC Regents Approve Fundraised Campaign for UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay
...ity plant, underground tunnel, bridge, helipad and parking
The UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay will provide a world-class, sophisticated, efficient, flexible and family-centered healing environment. The technologically advanced facilities will provide comprehensive diagnostic, interventional and support...
Older Motorists Improve Driving Performance With Physical Conditioning
...ad driving evaluation on a mix of highway driving, parking
lot maneuvers and low, medium and high traffic density areas. Either a specially trained occupational therapist or a former Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) assessor evaluated participants. Driving performance was rated on a 36-item sca...
New York Governor to Introduce Bill to Strengthen Abortion Rights
...explosive device was discovered on Thursday in the parking
lot of a women's clinic in Austin, Texas, where abortions are performed. "It was configured in such a way as to cause serious bodily injury or death," Austin Police Assistant Chief David Carter told reporters. Carter said the device was in a "car...
Charity To Cancer Patient’s Rescu
...ncer. Additional costs include significant travel, parking
costs, the costs of additional clothes, wigs, extra heating costs and child care. Hence she feels that if charities don’t help these people, the situations are sure to get worse. Macmillan's research suggested that as patients are not getting prope...
Easy Money-NHS Trusts Make Millions from Parking Fees
... millions of pounds being collected in the name of parking
fees//, from patients of NHS Trusts. The figure... the Government announced its revised hospital car parking
guidance last year, Macmillan fully expected NHS trusts to look again at their hospital car parking
UN Leader to Deliver Speech Against the Spread of HIV/AIDS
...he press are welcome to attend. For directions and parking
information, please call the communications contact at the top of this release. SACI (www.undp-saci.co.za) is a flagship project designed to assist countries in Southern Africa to respond to capacity erosion resulting from AIDS, brain drain, weake...
Abolish Car Parking Charges at Welsh Hospitals, says BMA Cymru Wales
... on the National Assembly for Wales to abolish car parking
charges at hospitals throughout Wales and release/...spital trusts are drawing a six-figure income from parking
charges. NHS trusts, many of which have contracted out management of parking
to private companies...
The fate of an accused in a murder case to be decided
... On Nov. 22, 2003, Sjodin was kidnapped from the parking
lot of a Grand Forks shopping mall. In April 2004,...s alive when she was abducted from the Grand Forks parking
lot. The judge denied the motion. The state in which Sjodin's car was found, with the driver's doo...
Drivers in Casts, a Threat to Others
... researchers said, "In executing turns and reverse parking
in a plaster, it is impossible to grip the wheel adequately." They added that although a young, fit person might be able to maneuver a vehicle with considerable effort, a weak or elderly person with a fracture would probably find it impossible. St...
NHS Charges Needs To Be Reviewed
... to pay for the non-clinical services, such as car parking
and bedside telephones. Hence the committee asked the hospitals to reduce the car parking
rates for patients and visitors and waive them completely for those who have to attend the patient e...
Physical Activity of any kind to Prolong Life
...e dog, pushing a lawnmower rather than riding one, parking
on the far side of the shopping center and walking to the store, and standing rather than sitting while talking on the telephone....
Physical Activity benefited Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) patients
... add more physical activity to a daily routine are parking
farther away at the grocery store or taking the stairs,’ McDermott said. Source: Euekalert...
Parking is a worse pain than disease in hospitals
...has taken a strong campaign ahead against hospital parking
costs.A survey was conducted that said that in Scotland people spent// an average of ￡636 on parking
and trips to hospital during treatment which is ￡318 in Wales. The demand of the charity is that p...
Demonstrations by staff in medical college against violence by external agencies
...essions from the hospital campus and autorickshaws parking
on campus disallowed....