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Rosehips may Be an Effective Alternative for Rheumatoid Arthritis

...-counter for less than $30. The new research was prompted by RA sufferers who claimed they had also been helped by the product. Scientists who conducted the trial in Copenhagen and Berlin said they were surprised by the results, since RA is a far more serious and challenging disease than osteo-arthritis. ...

Prions Prevent Alzheimers Disease

...on disease share genetic features. These parallels prompted Professor Hoopers team to look for a link between the different conditions. They found an apparent role for normal prion proteins in preventing Alzheimers disease. Our experiments have shown that the normal prion proteins found in brain cells reduc...

Stray Kerala Dogs Face Keyhole Surgery to Control Birth Rate

The killing of stray dogs in Kerala, has prompted the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) and the Cochin Corporation to promote Animal Birth Control (ABC) by starting a keyhole surgery drive for stray dogs to control their reproductive ability. M.K. Sethumadhavan, District Sec...

Canadian Cancer Society Calls for Ban on Asbestos

...persistent risk caused by exposure to asbestos has prompted the Canadian Cancer Society to call for a ban on asbestos . The society has rejected long-held federal policy on asbestos and asked it to stop the export of the fire-retarding mineral still being mined at Quebec. "The society believes that exposure ...

Inquest of Date-rape Drug Victim Attracts Wide Attention in Australia

...rt attack. The inquest continues. The case has prompted stricter security measures for Australian cruises with the introduction of security sniffer dogs and closed-circuit surveillance cameras in ships....

Ujjain Ashram Adopts Eco-friendly Burial Process

... for last three years. I belong to Gujarat and was prompted to be a part of this Ashram on learning about the remarkable work done by Sudhirbhai. In fact, this whole process prevents pollution as well saves wood. I have made a wish of having the same funeral after my death." Besides, the Sewadham Ashram pr...

Volunteers Remove Garbage from Kashmir's Dal Lake

...he lake Monday. The effort to clean the lake was prompted by two foreign tourists - Marc Stolltreiter, a German, and Birgit Lenger, an Austrian - who took boat rides on the lake to collect the floating garbage. Monday was the third day of the voluntary effort to cleanse the lake. Muhammad Azim Tuman, ch...

Domestic Abuse Led Wife Killing Her Preacher Husband

...as the emotional, physical and sexual torture that prompted her to shoot her husband. Winkler said she did not remember pointing or firing her husband's 12-gauge shotgun at him shortly after he allegedly tried to silence their crying infant daughter by suffocating her. She said all she said remembered was c...

Nephrologists Reassess Disaster Response Strategies

...rganization and miscommunication following Katrina prompted providers at all levels to ask just how prepared dialysis facilities are for future catastrophes,' says Dr. Kenney. 'We hope to stimulate physicians, dialysis facilities, and staff to familiarize themselves with emergency preparedness concepts while ...

WWE Superstar Chris Benoit Kills Wife, Son Before Committing Suicide

... text messages sent by Benoit early Sunday morning prompted concerned friends to alert Richard Hering, the VP of Government Relations for WWE, Inc. who then spoke to Fayette County sheriffs Monday. The post-mortem of the bodies will be performed on Tuesday. Quoting the official WWE website, TMZ has repo...

Toxicology Test Will Give Me Answers-Benoits Dad

... text messages sent by Benoit early Sunday morning prompted concerned friends to alert Richard Hering, the VP of Government Relations for WWE, Inc. who then spoke to Fayette County sheriffs Monday. Anabolic steroids were discovered in Chris Benoit's home in an Atlanta suburb, leading officials to wonder whet...

Anxiety Disorders Show in Tiny Tots

...ety disorders in increasingly younger children has prompted researchers at the unit to set up the Creating Confident Kids program for children aged two to six. Whereas other programs offered at the unit treat the children this program is aimed to teach parents how to help their children develop self-confid...

Diet for Autism

...med when health reports proved otherwise. But what prompted the proponents of the theory to associate the schemingly silent killer Cho Seung Hui with autism? Autism is a developmental disability that affects the central nervous system at a very early age and is characterized by impaired social interacti...

VA Should Revise Its Methods for Evaluating PTSD in Ex-military Personnel

...t of military service for several years, which has prompted questions about how long after a traumatic event PTSD can manifest and whether standardized tests could detect dissembling if someone tried to make a fraudulent claim. The committee found abundant evidence that PTSD can develop at any time after ex...

UK too Will Insist on Folic Acid in Bread

...en defect rates decline by up. The evidence has prompted the FSA board to agree to the measure after rejecting it five years ago. But critics argue that fortifying bread amounts to "mass medication", denies consumers choice and creates health problems because folic acid makes it difficult to identify vi...

Where is Our Soul, Asks Michael Moore

...ontroversy surrounding his trip to Cuba, which has prompted a U.S. government investigation. "They are going to say to themselves, 'You're telling me that the al Qaeda detainees are receiving better health care, the people that helped participate in the attacks of 9/11 are receiving better health care from ...

Aggressive Family Planning Sparks Riots in China

...a traditional preference for male heirs, which has prompted families to abort female fetuses in hopes of getting boys....

British Doctors Want Indian Immigrants Screened for TB

... that two new outbreaks, in Luton and Cardiff, had prompted concern that public health officials were failing to come to grips with the disease. Vivienne Nathanson, the British Medical Association's head of science and ethics, said the re-emergence of TB was so serious that ministers should consider the man...

Bid to Save Medical Colleges from De-recognition

...l. "But the looming threat of de-recognition has prompted the state's finance committee to loosen its purse strings to meet the infrastructure deficit in the medical colleges and hospitals affiliated to MCI," the medical department official said. In April, the state government had sanctioned about Rs.436 ...

WHO Cautions Against Spread of Drug-resistant Tuberculosis.

...erence early this month. The news conference was prompted by Andrew Speaker, an Atlanta-basedman with extrem...ector of WHO's tuberculosis department. This has prompted WHO to undertake statistical modelling studies toestimate how prevalent the drug-resistant tuberculo...

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