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The Hospital Superbugs

... bugs costs the NHS 1bn a year. 1 in 12 of us will pick up an infection during a stay in hospital. There's a 1 in 77 chance of contracting MRSA and a 1 in 50 chance of developing C. diff. CHAI brings together some of the country's leading experts in the field of healthcare associated infections. They a...

Watch 'Live Earth' Concerts Simultaneously on the Net

... eight shows broadcast simultaneously, and you can pick what's happening live," said Nina Guralnick, GM for Control Room, the digital entertainment distributor that also orchestrated Live 8. "It's more like being at the concert-or all eight at the same time-but from the comfort of your own home," she a...

Autism Children can Be Diagnosed Within One Year of Age

...g to eat with it, children with ASD may repeatedly pick the fork up and drop it down, tap it on the table, or perform another unusual act with the toy. Significantly reduced variety of sounds, words and gestures used to communicate: Compared to typically developing children, children with ASD have a muc...

Replacement Drivers Lend a Helping Hand to the Drunk and Stranded in Korea

...ually with the woman following the man in a car to pick him up after the customer is dropped off. There are also female replacement drivers for female customers. Hur began working full time as a replacement driver after he went bankrupt and lost his house more than three years ago. He now makes a litt...

Kelly Clarkson Fears Kissing Will Cause Her Mouth Herpes

...more mad at myself for being so blind. Why would I pick someone like him to date? What's wrong with me," she said....

Hospital Infection Affecting Patients in Scotland

A new survey suggests that one in ten patients pick up secondary infection like MRSA at the hospitals in Scotland while being treated. The study found 9.5 per cent of people in acute hospitals had a healthcare associated infection (HAI) and it cost the health service 183m a year. Health Secretary Ni...

Paris Set for Pedal Power Revolution

...s. Users simply click on a website to sign up or pick up a form from bakeries, newsagents or metro stations citywide. The stylishly-designed bike docking stations, spaced 300 metres (yards) apart, form a dense grid across the city, and cyclists can use the Internet or a mobile phone to check on bike a...

Getting Old No Laughing Matter: US Study

...ening lines of a series of jokes and asked them to pick one of four endings. While one answer was the expected punch line, the other three included a humorous answer that bore no relation to the start of the joke, a totally straight response and a complete non sequitur. According to Wingyun Mak, the g...

Singapore's Dr. Love Brings Good Sex to Indonesia

...ill be able to answer your question or help you to pick questions and a relevant answer to your query," he says. "You are going to educate your own avatar in your country, to represent you and answer your questions." Besides the website, which is in English now but will soon be in Indonesian, the answ...

$1 Million Unpaid Bills by Health Care Cheats at Waikato Hospital

...ation through the Immigration Department: "We will pick up anomalies as they arise." Last week the DHB said many ineligible pregnant women were traveling from Auckland, where they knew they wouldn't be treated, to Waikato Hospital to give birth. The women have been turning up at the hospital in labor...

Dangers Lurking in the Garden in Britain

...ts are beautiful and colorful, prompting people to pick them to adorn their homes and gardens. But their v... or foliage in their mouths. Sometimes adults too, pick what they think are edible or medicinal plants but mistakenly choose a toxic look-alike. Other cases...

Scottish Engineer Devises Versatile Hand

...-LIMB. The 27-year-old-from Texas said: 'Now I can pick up a Styrofoam cup without crushing it. 'With m...lectrodes which sit on top of the skin, where they pick up signals destined for the absent hand. The signals are transmitted to a tiny computer housed in...

101 Websites That can Change Your Life Enlisted

...e Scotsman quoted her as saying. "We've tried to pick those we know are reputable. It isn't an exhaustive list and new web pages appear all the time," she added. The list created by the magazine even includes those websites through which people may obtain information as to how they can get in touch w...

Japanese are Weighed Down by Deviating from Their Traditional Diet

...males in their 20s and 30s are underweight. They pick at low-calorie lunch packs that are also becoming increasingly popular among men in the 30s and 40s, the newspaper reported. Additionally, the government has resolved to change the eating habits of students through improved school lunches and thus,...

Four-legged Friends Connect Online at Dogster

...'t want just to sell it or make a lot of money. We pick what's best for our users, what they want us to do, no matter if it's the latest sexy technology or not." Rheingold has also resisted entreaties from animal lovers to become an online version of a Biblical Noah, launching websites for species galore....

US Hospitals Increasingly Colonized by Drug-resistant Germs

...genitals, and anal area. The foot is very prone to pick up bacteria from the floor. The infection often be... to its more than 11,000 members and asked them to pick one day from Oct. 1 to Nov. 10, 2006, to count cases of the infection. They were to turn in the numb...

Talking About Your Feelings Really Does Help

...lar psychology says when you're feeling down, just pick yourself up, but the world doesn't work that way. If you know you're trying to pick yourself up, it usually doesn't work - self-deception is difficult. Because labelling your feelings ...

The American Dream Comes True for 105-year-old Cuban

...he 2008 presidential election, though he is yet to pick a candidate. For now, he intends to celebrate his new citizenship. "I'll have a few drinks and smoke a cigar. Then, a nap."...

Now the Blind can hear What They Cant See or Read

...w it can only read text, but later it is likely to pick up prints in Braille script. The Agra College team that took six months to develop the device and the software to go with it was led by R.K. Sharma and included his assistants Karan, Mayank, Akshat, Khalid and Jitendra. Sized like a mobile, the ...

Born into the Idiot Box Culture

... hamper development of social skills, which babies pick up with interaction. Elizabeth Vandewater, the lead author of the University of Texas study, feels it is imperative for parents to vet the television programmes before kids watch them, as some of the programs telecast may not exactly be tailored f...

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