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Gardasil Could Be Effective, but Aggressive Marketing Raises Ethical Concerns

...d ensure that medical practitioners were virtually pressured from all sides -- from Merck's drug reps, from patients, and with any luck, by state legislators. It was also affirmed that for each commitment made, Merck would donate one dollar to CRPF, up to $100,000, for cervical cancer awareness and screening...

Breathalyzer Tests for Cops Involved in Shootings

...on credible ways to avoid drinking altogether when pressured to do so by subjects." Starting in September, the New York Police Department will administer breathalyzer tests like those used in drunken-driving stops on any on- or off-duty officers who kill or wound someone, Kelly said Monday. The breath tests ...

Should the UK Adopt Dutch Rules on Euthanasia in Newborn Babies?

...y of professional staff, and that parents may feel pressured to accept the option of euthanasia so that they do not become a burden on medical and social services. Acts by neonatologists in the UK undertaken with the purpose of ending life seem to be rare, and guidance provided by the Royal College of Paedia...

Controversy Spikes Over Anti-diabetes Drug Avandia

...isk for heart attacks. Johann-Liang said she was pressured to go back on her decision after FDA officials were contacted by GSK. FDA Commissioner Andrew von Eschenbach, Nissan, and a GSK representative are expected to testify at the House hearing on Wednesday....

Men and Women Change Attitudes to Sex When in an Intimate Relationship

...typical stereotype of a guy in a fraternity who is pressured by his fraternity brothers to sleep with a lot of different women and move on, Perrin said. If he were in a romantic relationship, he wouldnt feel as much pressure to have sex with multiple partners. Whereas a woman feels freer to engage in sex wi...

Should the UK Adopt Dutch Rules on Euthanasia in Newborn Babies?

...y of professional staff, and that parents may feel pressured to accept the option of euthanasia so that they do not become a burden on medical and social services. Acts by neonatologists in the UK undertaken with the purpose of ending life seem to be rare, and guidance provided by the Royal College of Paedia...

Can Our Hospitals Cope In A Disaster?

Australia’s already pressured hospital system would struggle to cope under a sudden surge of patients in the case of a large-scale emergency, say trauma and emergency specialists.// At present there are no standard preparedness targets for Australasian hospitals, says Dr Antho...

Workplace Pressures, Hazards Raise Risk of Job Injuries in Youths

...ted among youth who reported feeling overloaded or pressured to maintain a certain pace at work. Breslin said that part of the problem may lie in the difference in social norms in the workplace versus schools and home environments. Parents and educators may teach work safety education techniques that aren’t ...

Men Take to Unhealthy Practices to be More Muscular

...logical Association. Of course, women have been pressured for decades to achieve a thin ideal, but this is a more recent phenomenon for men, Tylka said. “Instead of seeing a decrease in objectification of women in society, there has just been an increase in the objectification of men. And you can see that...

Depressed Teens Prone to Risky Sexual Behavior

...ated may be more likely to seek or be successfully pressured into sexual activity, in the name of some kind of shared intimacy, or to maintain relationships that they value."...

Teenage Girls are Forced To Have Unwanted Sex

...hey said no. 'Girls were also more likely to be pressured into sex if they were in a long-term relationship, if they had had a baby with their partner, or if they felt they didn't have control with a partner when it came to sex,' the researchers said. The use of drugs like marijuana and alcohol also influen...

UK Biobank Set Up To Understand the Links between Genes, Lifestyle Environment and Illness

...ers. Prof Collins also said that nobody would be pressured into taking part, and participants can withdraw at any time. Even the police cannot attempt to use Biobank data. UK Biobank has been set up as a charity organization from the support provided through the Department of Health, the Medical Research ...

Youth is a blunder; manhood a struggle; old age a regret.

... We have been contacted by elderly people who were pressured into signing over their homes to relatives on the basis that they would be looked after. They were then stuck in a back room and not cared for properly”, said Mary Nally, Chief executive, Senior Helpline, a voluntary organization. In view of the a...

Gynaecologist Faces Stiff Prison Sentence On Counts Of Sexual Abuse

... addictive painkillers for no good medical reason, pressured patients into surgeries and double-billed insurance companies for procedures. In all, more than 50 former patients and employees have sued Momah or contacted police or regulatory agencies to make accusations against him. Attorneys for Momah asserte...

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