Tag: "plain" at medical news
E Merck introduces Livogen Z with zinc sulphate
...d Livogen from Glaxo India Ltd for Rs 8 crore. The plain
Livogen tablet as well as the Livogen Z tablet are available in the market. E Merck had introduced the tonic version of Livogen Z even before the tablets. E Merck will have only one version of Livogen Z and it will contain zinc sulphate. Zinc decrea...
The phenomenon of sexual attraction
...nown as pheromones may help dupe men into thinking plain
women are more attractive and beautiful women are less attractive than they actually are.// Pheromones - the colourless, odourless chemical signals given off by the body - are thought to affect behaviour in both animals and humans at a sub-consciou...
Early Clue to Down Syndrome
...cting Down syndrome early in pregnancy could be as plain
as the nose on the baby's face. // British scientists say failure to detect a nose bone on ultrasound tests performed at 11 to 14 weeks of gestation is an almost sure sign that the fetus suffers from Down syndrome, a grave genetic disease that prom...
Pizza is bad for health. But, do you know how bad?
...hat a pizza really delivers. A single serving of a plain
cheese pizza equals of half a day's worth of saturated fat. Three slices of the most popular pizza at Pizza Hut -- the Pan Pepperoni Pizza delivers 690 calories, 1,620 mg of sodium, and 33 grams of fat -- including 13 grams of saturated fat. Two slic...
A cup of coffee could hamper your diet
...ies and six grams of fat. One tablespoon of liquid plain
nondairy creamer has 25 calories and two grams of fat. One tablespoon of half-and-half has 20 calories and two grams of fat. Cappuccino (espresso, steamed milk, foamed milk) has seven grams of fat and 137 calories when whole milk is used; four grams ...
Hydration requirements can be fulfilled with beverages too
... that when one has difficulty in getting access to plain
water, one'shydration needs can be fulfilled by drinking other beverages....
How Effective Is Your Hand Wash Solution ?
... Participants washed with various cleaning agents, plain
water, and an antibacterial hand sanitizer after a...effectively removed the peanut allergens. However, plain
water left allergens on three of 12 hands, and the hand sanitizer left allergens on six of 12 hands....
How Safe Are Your Cosmetics ?
...ample, particularly older people should try to use plain
100 percent petrolatum as a moisturizer. People should avoid products with preservatives such as the formaldehyde releasers or methyldibromo glutaronitrile. And as a general rule, products that are preserved with chemicals called parabens and product...
...f the molecular structures. And it is on a similar plain
that life on Earth itself revolves. Researchers in the Netherlands evaluated data on 941 men and women aged between 65 and 85 years who answered questions regarding optimism. The participants based on their level of optimism were divided into 4 group...
Handwashing prevents diarrhea and acute lower
...ntibacterial soap containing 1·2% triclocarban and plain
soap. As part of health promotion activities fiel...ss than 5 years living in households that received plain
soap and promotion of handwashing practice had a 50% lower incidence of pneumonia as compared to the...
Mechanical forces drive early heart development
A biomedical engineer sees the heart as a pump, plain
and simple, a machine shaped by genetics and complex biomechanical forces.Larry A. Taber, professor of biomedical engineering at Washington University in St. Louis, has been probing the forces, stresses and deformations of the heart since the mid-198...
Cervical spinal injury patients may have more damage left undetected
...use of that low risk, physicians were urged to use plain
x-rays and avoid computed tomography (CT) in evaluating these cases. Researchers reviewed patient cases from the National Emergency X-Radiography Utilization Study (NEXUS), which was conducted at 21 centers across the United States. Study authors f...
Indians are certainly having their greens and eating them too!
...s. It is true that Indians who just want to make a plain
salad are faced with bewildering choices. Freshness becomes the most vital and critical consideration when it comes to the demand. However the secret in keeping the trend going is to keep individual flavours distinct so that the end result is a del...
Miss Universe Walks The Ramp For AIDS Awareness
...how began with a round of short skirts and tops in plain
black, blue, white, pink, yellow and red. What followed was a heady mix of Western and Indian tastes with embroidered skirts and tops with floral designs. Evening gowns also had an Indian touch with similar floral designs and some embroidery. Offic...
Chlamydia Screening To Be Offered With Emergency Contraception
...-after pill at pharmacies will be given a discreet plain
purple box, containing a bottle for their urine sample, free postage and a confidential questionnaire offering them a variety of ways they can receive their diagnosis within three working days. If the event of a Chlamydia diagnosis, they and their...
Birth Weight of Babies Important Predictor for Salt Preference
...ghing atleast 2.5 kg. These babies were given both plain
and salt water soon after birth in two separate bo...of salt water the babies drank was compared to the plain
water consumption. Surprisingly, the preference for saltwater was found to be inversely related to...
After sugar it is salt’s turn to come under the scientist's eye
...birth. They were given separate bottles containing plain
water and salt water. When the amount of salt water the babies drank was compared to the amount of plain
water, preference for the salt water was greater in lower-birth weight babies, while higher birth we...
A new disease: couch potato: needs drug therapy
...ely debilitating form of MoDeD but others are just plain
lazy and have "an absolute right to just sit there.” Moynihan is critical of the role of Healthtec's promotion of MoDeD and what he calls the “corporate-sponsored creation of illness". Moynihan says, “In almost any condition you take there are peop...
Chocolate to Treat Heart Disease
...tients diagnosed with cardiovascular diseases with plain
chocolate//. Plain dark chocolate has been found to be rich in flavanoids, which in turn help to reduce blood pressure, strokes and heart disease. It has even been claimed to lower one's levels of LDL cholesterol, the bad cholesterol. However ch...
Efficacy Of Sports-Formulated Jelly Beans In Warding Off Fatigue To Be Studied
... study and compare the carbohydrates efficacy with plain
water. Around 16 competitive endurance cyclists and triathletes have already been recruited for this purpose, which also tests the efficiency of sports drinks and gels. Previous research has shown that carbohydrate intake through drinks rather than e...
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