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Australian Research Reveals AIDS, Cancer Link

...e systems at a higher level -- and that might mean putting HIV patients on anti-retroviral drugs earlier than is currently the case," he said. The research comes ahead of a major international conference on HIV/AIDS which will take place in Sydney on July 22-24....

Hormone Replacement Therapy Liberation at a Cost

...sed risk of heart attack, stroke and breast cancer putting this treatment under a scanner. The History of Hormone Replacement Therapy Estrogen has been used to treat the symptoms of menopause for years, beginning in the 1950s and 1960s. In the mid-1970s, medical studies found that postmenopausal w...

Backpacks and Backaches

...oulder. This means unequal distribution of weight, putting more pressure only on one side of the body. This can result in muscle spasms, shoulder or lower back pain, posture problems, wear and tear of ligaments in the shoulder, neck or spine. Sixty percent of children get backaches because of backpacks! Rece...

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

...hot of whiskey in it. Now, however, the police are putting up random roadblocks to catch drunken drivers, who risk losing their licenses. Some simply abandon their cars at the sight of a roadblock and flee, figuring that illegal parking is a far lesser crime. Besides the night hours and low job status, ...

Organic Farming can Feed the World, U-M Study Shows

...xisting quantities of organic fertilizers, without putting more farmland into production. The idea to undertake an exhaustive review of existing data about yields and nitrogen availability was fueled in a roundabout way, when Perfecto and Badgley were teaching a class about the global food system and visiti...

Air Pollution Stats Filtered in Ontario

... the federal, Ontario and Toronto governments were putting forward a new plan to control air pollution. A new tool to measure air quality, costing around $30-million over four years, was unveiled. The critic describes the situation much more badly than the official numbers shown. If the figure were true, ...

Organic Farming Can Feed the World

...ing quantities of organic fertilizers, and without putting more farmland into production. The idea to undertake an exhaustive review of existing data about yields and nitrogen availability was fueled in a roundabout way, when Perfecto and Badgley were teaching a class about the global food system and visi...

New Zealand Authorities Concerned With Overcrowding in Hospitals

... no longer felt confident visiting the department, putting extra pressure on medics in the community. Board member Alistair James said he was tired of the board being "hammered" over ongoing emergency department failures. James called for a special CDHB meeting to discuss the state of the department, and...

Nasal Cannula Treatment for Sleep Apnea Patients

...k of heart attack, stroke and diabetes, as well as putting patients at risk for work-related accidents and driving accidents. At present, CPAP [continuous positive airway pressure] is most effective at eliminating apneas and hypopneas, [but] long-term effectiveness is compromised by low adherence, wrote th...

Spacesuits of the Future Will Be as Flexible as Spidermans

...ocal design firm, Trotti and Associates, Newman is putting finishing touches on her lightweight, skintight suit, which instead of using gas pressurization, which exerts a force on the astronaut's body to protect it from the vacuum of space, relies on mechanical counter-pressure, which involves wrapping tight...

Many Sceptical of Healing Hand Treatment Practiced in Europe

...meone with a bellyache instinctively soothes it by putting a hand on his tummy . Just about everyone would agree that laying a hand on a part of the body that's not well could have a calming effect. This is a principle of Reiki, an esoteric treatment originating in Japan that has spread through Western Eu...

Men Under Knife to Reduce Bulging Waistline in Britian

...shows that there is an increasing problem with men putting on more weight.Many men need to eat more healthily... afford plastic surgery and then, as a result, are putting more of a focus on looks and outer beauty. In 2003, Britain's then most senior soldier, General Si...

TB Traveler Underwent Surgery to Remove Infected Lung Tissue

...incision in the right side of Speaker's chest, and putting instruments through another incision. The operation was a highly risky one not only for the patient but for everyone in the room. There was a risk of infecting the surgeons, nurses and observers. The medical team especially the observers had to w...

Subsidize Solar Water Heaters for Homes, Expert Tells Australian Government

...o the measure. "Even so, you could still look at putting solar panels on schools where you generate electricity that would be used somewhere in the grid." Pointing out that neither of the two major parties had bothered to set any greenhouse targets or provide details of an emissions trading system, the p...

Scottish Engineer Devises Versatile Hand

... really had to concentrate how much pressure I was putting on the cup. Every day I have this hand, it surprises me.' The device is on sale privately, with an entirely lifelike version for around 13,000. It could be available on the NHS in about three years. Made from light-weight plastic usually found i...

Asia Must Overcome HIV Stigma, Say Research Chiefs

...ng pretty well, their reponse has changed, they're putting treatment in place and doing research," he said. "But people are still very much concerned about the human rights issues and how people with HIV are treated in Chinese society." China estimated last year that it had 650,000 HIV cases, although UN...

Artificial Trans Fat Banned in Chain Restaurant in King County

...nd themselves. I hope chain restaurants respond by putting nutrition information on menus everywhere, not just where they are required to do so by law. Many restaurants are already abandoning partially hydrogenated oil for deep-frying and baking, and the rest need not wait for more of these measures to pass ...

Half a Million Dollars Offered for GPs With Expertise in Anesthetics and Obstetrics

...one of the medical practices, and that company was putting up the money to attract a doctor with the necessary skills. The Australian Medical Association (AMA) has urged the Federal Government to implement the recommendations of a report on how to help rural communities retain their doctors. The AMA ha...

Paris Hilton Gorging Roast Beef, Spaghetti and Meatballs in the Slammer!

...alifornia, from a Los Angeles jail hospital and is putting up alone in an eight-bed ward for which other prisoners 'have to be bleeding from their eyes'. 'The Simple Life' actress who has been changing hospital beds since she entered the big house has even been permitted to watch television and DVDs. The...

Obese Infant Kacey Causes Concern

...ese and develop high blood pressure later in life, putting hem at risk of early heart disease. Teams at Southampton found in a number of studies that babies weighing less than 5.5 pounds grew up to have a range of heart problems. Researchers wondered whether the practice of fattening up the underweight bab...

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