Navigation Links

Tag: "practiced" at medical news

Water Hyacinth is Used for Health Improvements in Africa

...s in the village where he grew up. These farmers practiced conservation and use of a predatory ant, Lepisiota sp., to control cotton bollworms, a practice still used in organic cotton farming in Uganda. Similar biocontrol programs for water hyacinth have been successfully used throughout the tropics and su...

FDA Approve S Robotic Device to Help Stroke Patients

...the first time in 20 years. But as I went back and practiced three times a week for about six weeks it felt like my arm was doing the straightening and bending itself, just with some assistance. It was extremely encouraging, she added, noting that with the brace on she was able to practice tasks like foldi...

Many Sceptical of Healing Hand Treatment Practiced in Europe

... is all very intuitive," said Niedermeyer, who has practiced Reiki since 1990. "There is no fixed scheme." Thus, what exactly helps ease a headache, for example, can't be generally stated. What is clear is that a patient lies down for the approximate 60-minute treatment and the practitioner lays his or her h...

Rorting Health Practioners Busted

...llow them to be punished. A GP is deemed to have practiced inappropriately if they make 80 or more Medicare Benefit claims on each of 20 days in a 12-month period, unless exceptional circumstances apply. There are moves to widen the PSR to cover health workers other than doctors who qualify for Medicare or...

Ayurvedic Doctor Sentenced to Five Years in Jail for Causing Death of Woman

...f the woman. During the trial, he claimed he never practiced as a doctor. Rather, he was working as an insurance agent. The court, however, admitted statement the deceased had made before the police as the dying declaration. In her dying declaration, Babli named the accused and had pointed out that after co...

Digital Music Project Aims to Save Tibetan Folk Songs from Extinction

...songs, learn about the ways of life that were once practiced by their parents and grandparents," National Geographic quoted him as saying....

Yoga Enthusiasts Oppose Patenting Yoga Overseas

...yoga means the union of body and soul and is being practiced in India for thousands of years. Yoga finds mention in scriptures - the Upanishads and Puranas - composed by the Aryans in the Vedic and post-Vedic period. "Yoga has its roots in India. How can anyone else think of patenting it?" asked a surprised ...

Study Finds That Lincoln Suffered from Smallpox During Gettysburg Speech

...dition, although immunization against smallpox was practiced in the mid-19th century, there is no historical evidence that Lincoln was immunized against smallpox before his illness. Moreover, the milder form of smallpox, known as variola minor, first appeared in the United States at the turn of the 20th cent...

UCLA Imaging Study Reveals How Pure Oxygen Harms the Brain

...compelling body of evidence for modifying a widely practiced standard of care in the United States." Harper's team used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to capture detailed pictures of what occurs inside the human brain during two different breathing scenarios. The technique detects subtle increa...

US Denies Granting Patents on Yoga Postures

...is often used as an aid to meditation and has been practiced in this country for thousands of years and any attempt to commercialize it is unethical. "Yoga can't be owned and run like a company. Since there are attempts to patent this tradition (of yoga) in America, the Indian government and yoga organizat...

Stay Young by Practicing Zen Meditation

...ects matched for age and education level who never practiced meditation by employing voxel-based morphometry (VBM), a recent technique to measure gray matter changes from MRI brain scans, and a computerized task of sustained attention. Researchers found that while both total gray matter volume and attentiona...

Healthy Diet, Exercise can Halve the Risk of Mortality in Breast Cancer Survivors

...gram. Also, the effect was not seen in women who practiced only one of the lifestyle patterns high vegetable and fruit intake, or physical activity, added the co-author. Now that their longitudinal study has furnished significant results, the researchers want to further study the combined protective effe...

Mozambique Set to Liberalise Abortion Law

... Catholicism is the most widely followed religion, practiced by about a third of the population, but where women's groups are calling for change. "You're asking me if I am for or against the decriminalisation of abortion? My response is yes -- a thousand times over," says Laurinda Chirindza whose 15-year-old...

The Pain Relieved With the Help of Palliative Workers

...alliative care is one of the few areas of medicine practiced as a team. Coyne, clinical director of palliative care at Virginia Commonwealth University's Massey Cancer Center in Richmond, says teams typically include doctors, nurses, psychologists, social workers, chaplains, dietitians, and physical and occupa...

Qigong Help Chronically Ill People to Cope With Anxiety and Discrimination

...search.// Researchers have shown that people who practiced the Oriental art of Qigong – which combines gentle exercise with breathing techniques, meditation and visualisation – reaped considerable benefits during the SARS outbreak in Hong Kong. It also helped them to cope with the stigmatisation and discri...

Tai Chi - More Than Magic

... and a 16-week health-education program, those who practiced tai chi built stronger immunity to chickenpox and to shingles. They also showed significant improvements in measures of physical functioning, vitality and mental health....

Biofeedback Treats One Type Of Chronic Constipation

...ssions over three months in which the participants practiced pushing with a probe in the rectum and pushing out...plus six training sessions over three months. They practiced pushing using the probe but, unlike the true biofeedback group, did not use the artificial stool and...

Genetic Technology and Eugenics

... promotion of selected hereditary traits and was practiced since the time of Plato. The post- war era gave a dubious flavor to eugenics with the Nazi, in Hitler's Germany, going berserk with the sinistrous intention of wiping out, whom they believed were, the 'scum of the earth' . They began with the Je...

International Study Finds Ways to Maximize Effective Responses After Terrorism Incidents

...ructure and triage guidelines that their providers practiced regularly were able to successfully and quickly respond to events. For example, in London they practice "Triage Tuesdays," where every Tuesday responders triage every patient as if they were involved in a mass casualty event. An important part of S...

An Incompetent Gynecologist

...ologist from Wanganui hospital is reported to have practiced for two months despite having resigned owing to failed sterilization// procedures. While talking on this issue, his supervisor Dr Mark Stegmann said that Dr. Hasil was having various problems in his family front besides alcoholism and depression. H...

1 2 3 4

Other Tags
(Date:9/30/2014)... Irvine, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 Research by UC ... system functions, shedding light on a vital process that ... , In the online version of Nature Immunology ... Zhou and other Institute for Immunology colleagues describe a ... and released into the bloodstream. , A T cell ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... University of Maryland-led research team has been awarded ... Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop new imaging ... our understanding of how large networks of neurons ... This knowledge will help researchers identify the precise ... behavior, like decision-making and speaking, and alterations in ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... September 30, 2014 EverStryke , the ... introduction to SurvivalLife.com along with a free book and class ... of Shane Michaels, prompting an investigative review. , “Joe ... in the survival and preparation niche, and this product is ... great classes and survival products that Joe offers on his ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... 2014 Elevate , the latest product ... in and out of the gym by providing natural ingredients ... attention of Shane Michaels, prompting an investigative review. , ... reason most people simply just don’t have the ability to ... at work, getting the motivation to finish a project, or ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 ... plastic surgery providers in Turkey has gone up more ... of growth. The medical tourism company also reported total ... since October 2012. , The company’s professional strategy has ... in Turkey — ultimately designed for patient comfort and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:UCI study uncovers important process for immune system development 2Health News:UMD receives inaugural BRAIN Initiative Award 2Health News:EverStryke: Review Exposes Joe Marshall’s Permanent Match Survival Product 2Health News:Elevate: Review Exposes Blue Star Nutraceutical’s Latest Supplement for Ultimate Brain Function, Focus, and Energy 2Health News:VisitandCare.com Announces Record Demand for Plastic Surgery in Turkey 2Health News:VisitandCare.com Announces Record Demand for Plastic Surgery in Turkey 3Health News:VisitandCare.com Announces Record Demand for Plastic Surgery in Turkey 4
(Date:9/30/2014)... salmon, and strawberries all have in common? Unlike ... chromosomes and are diploid, these organisms are all polyploid, ... watermelon and salmon have 3 and 4 sets of ... might seem surprising, in fact most plant species are ... a century ago, but only recently, with the development ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... water may increase the risk of stillbirth and ... by a Boston University School of Public Health ... Environmental Health , compared 1,091 PCE-exposed pregnancies ... Cape Cod, Ma., where water was contaminated in ... the installation of vinyl-lined asbestos cement pipes. PCE ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... involving mice and published in the October 2014 issue ... , suggests that just because you can do it, ... of Italian scientists have found that using marijuana in ... system. This damage may result in autoimmune diseases and ... disease and rheumatoid arthritis in adulthood. , "I hope ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Gene doubling shapes the world: Instant speciation, biodiversity, and the root of our existence 2Gene doubling shapes the world: Instant speciation, biodiversity, and the root of our existence 3Gene doubling shapes the world: Instant speciation, biodiversity, and the root of our existence 4Contaminated water linked to pregnancy complications, BU study finds 2Adolescent exposure to thc may cause immune systems to go up in smoke 2
Other Contents