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UN Calls for Pedal Power to Reduce Environmental Damage

...ed that billions would face a higher risk of water scarcity and millions more would likely go hungry as damage to the Earth's weather systems from greenhouse gases changed rainfall patterns, powered up storms and increased the risk of drought, flooding and water stress....

Scot's National Drink, Now Available at 1,000 Pounds a Nip

...brate the birthday of the label's founder. That scarcity value has been enhanced, the makers claim, by the fact the majority of the nine malts used are from distilleries which have since shut down. None of the bottles are on sale to the public: the Gleneagles hotel has one, and another is behind the bar of...

Climatic Change Cause of Dafur Conflict-UN

...ution was needed for "the essential dilemma" - the scarcity of good land. "Any peace in Darfur must be built on solutions that go to the root causes of the conflict," he said. The U.N. chief called for sustained economic development, possibly involving new irrigation and water storage techniques and effor...

Alzheimer's-associated Enzyme Linked to Seizures

...sodium channels on the cell surface. The resulting scarcity of membrane sodium channels inhibited the path of neuronal signals into and through the cells. "We have found a molecular pathway by which BACE can modulate the activity of sodium channels on neuronal cell membranes," Nature Cell Biology quoted Kov...

Bamboo Seed: Viagra and Food for Mizos

...year. 'Rats feed on their offspring during food scarcity and this checks their population outburst, but during mautam when there is plenty of bamboo seeds to eat, they stop their cannibalism and multiply rapidly,' he said. And clearly many in Mizoram are impressed. When John Neihlaia, commandant in t...

Ulcerative Colitis Disrupts Many Aspects of Daily Life: Survey

...d Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA). "There's a scarcity of data relating to patient experience and opinions of UC and its treatment, so I hope these findings will help bring this disease to the forefront and assist the ulcerative colitis community in identifying areas to focus our efforts." "Like many o...

Cuba is Exporting Healthcare Now

...le a scale of medical education that could end the scarcity of doctors. Recently, Cuba extended the offer of free medical training to students from the United States. It started when Representative Bennie Thompson of Mississippi got curious after he and other members of the Congressional Black Caucus repeat...

Stress on Storage and Conservation of Rain Water by Govt of India

Water scarcity has become a universal problem. With a view to conserve water, several water resources development projects have been taken up in the country.// In a press release the government of India today informed that the average annual rainfall in India i...

Kidney Trade: Curbing the Sale

...e relationship of the donor. There is an acute scarcity of donors among the relatives of the patients, due to fear and apprehensions, and the present state of increased vigilance is bound to heighten the existing dearth. The minister has, however, given assurance to safeguard the patient’s interest. It ...

Tea Workers Health Precarious, a Study

...e survey was undertaken by the council to overcome scarcity of reliable information on the tea garden population's health problems and nutritional status. The survey points out that nutritional problems like underweight children--59.9 per cent, thinness among adults--89.9 per cent and micronutrient deficien...

Working Up Potential Living Liver Donors

...onors than from deceased donors because of a major scarcity of the latter. The researchers included 399 people who offered to become a living liver donor for a loved one between January 2001 and December 2004. To do so, each had to successfully complete a four-step process which ascertained their suitabili...

Rohini Forensic Lab to Be Upgraded

...her departments release their staff, when there is scarcity everywhere?' The central and state governments should fill up the vacancies in the forensic laboratories all over the country for a thorough investigation of criminal cases, the court said Thursday. 'Let's fill the vacancies first, then we will ta...

Osteoporosis to Be Detected During Routine Dental X-rays

... not currently viable, largely due to the cost and scarcity of specialist equipment and staff. The team has therefore developed an innovative software-based approach to detecting osteoporosis using routine dental x-rays, by automatically analyzing specific characteristics of the radiographic trabecular bone...

Rajasthan Gears Up for Bird Flu

...s. However, this time the numbers were less due to scarcity of water. It is the birds migrating to India from other countries that are especially risky, say experts. The state also has a big poultry industry with over 6.3 million birds, of which Ajmer district accounts for over 2.5 million birds. Source-I...

India Lags Far Behind in Controlling Maternal Deaths

... in urban areas. Non-functional health centres, scarcity of blood banks, inadequate number of specialists like gynaecologists and anaesthetists in rural areas and the poor condition of the transport system are some of the bottlenecks of the problem. 'Seventy percent of the national budget allocated for ...

Skewed Sex Ratio! No Problem, We Will Buy Tribes - Says Patel Community In Gujarat

...year to vow to fight against this raising issue of scarcity in the female population including a vow not to indulge in sex determination tests. Source-Eurekalert SR...

Bhutan Lifts Ban on Poultry from India

... The ban had triggered an unprecedented rise and scarcity in the price of locally bred chicken and eggs. In July, the livestock department began negotiating with the Indian government to establish a restricted lift on the ban and resume controlled and monitored import. The department had sought a declar...

Health Minister Happy With Work Done In Vizhinjam

... local panchayat to take care of local issues like scarcity of safe drinking water and proper sanitation. RAS...

India to Revive Exporting of Processed Chicken to Bhutan

... The ban has triggered an unprecedented rise and scarcity in the price of locally bred chicken and eggs. In July, the livestock department began negotiating with the Indian government to establish a restricted lift on the ban and resume controlled and monitored import. The department had sought a declar...

Preventing Falls May Be Key to Avoiding Disability in Elderly

...tegies. Most studies lasted less than a year. This scarcity of evidence is significant, she said, because conclusions about the long run could be very different. Jon Pynoos, Ph.D., co-director of the Fall Prevention Center of Excellence, said that the review correctly identified medical risk assessment/mana...

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