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Paris Set for Pedal Power Revolution

... than cars or motorcycles. It is counting on the sheer number of bikes on the street to win over doubters, and force the notoriously aggressive Parisian drivers to be more considerate. To allow for intensive use, the bikes themselves are sturdy machines, weighing 22 kilograms (50 pounds) with three gea...

Group Therapy and Willpower can Help Smokers to Quit

...ures show. Failure to quit smoking by relying on sheer willpower alone usually means that the smoker is physically addicted. "Nicotine is a very strong stimulant and one of the most dependency-inducing drugs," said Karin Joder, a health scientist and psychologist from the northern city of Kiel. "Addict...

Ex-CIA Official Accuses Retired ISI Chief of Supporting Taliban

...t doing anything under pressure from the US out of sheer bloody-minded stubbornness," he said, adding, "Because of (that), the Pakistani military remains paralysed." The Guardian had quoted Gul as saying, "I morally support the movement to end the American occupation of Afghanistan. But there is no physi...

Keep a Cool Head on Hot, Humid Days to Avoid Heat Stroke

...d summer days is good advice for more reasons than sheer comfort. It's vital for good health - even staying alive. That's the message from the Pennsylvania Medical Society, warning young and old alike that heat stroke is a deadly illness to be avoided at all costs - even if it means sacrificing a day at t...

Antarctic Icebergs Serve as 'hotspots' for Ocean Life

...g of the role of icebergs in the ecosystem and the sheer number of icebergs in the Southern Ocean--the team counted more than 11,000 in satellite images of some 4,300 square miles of ocean. The scientists further believe the icebergs may also play a surprising role in global climate regulation by removing...

Protein Interactions Targets for Huntington Disease Therapy

...of Huntingtons to test the proteins effects. The sheer number of proteins identified could open the door to more studies farther down the line, he said....

Researchers Cracking the Human Genome Function

...thor on the Nature article. The diverse nature and sheer volume of the ENCODE data enabled us for the first time to visualize how the packaging of DNA, the replication of DNA, the production of RNA, and the evolution of DNA sequences all fit together. Each ENCODE center used a different experimental appr...

Art of Establishing a Bond to Sell a Brand – Medical Reps Show the Wa

...do or die’ sales targets. Propelled into action by sheer bottom-line figures, the dynamic medical rep gets to the bottom of the doctor’s heart. The medical representatives first create a ready reckoner of the doctors’ personal history- important occasions, birthday of spouse and such other information th...

Acupuncture Points Way to Relief from Many Ailments

Your knee hurts, and every little movement is sheer torture for your aching back too. If medication or other therapy fails to help, acupuncture// can bring relief. Inserting fine needles into the skin and underlying tissues can also combat allergies, menstrual pain and even moderately severe depress...

New Study Reveals That Firefighters Are Prone To Heart Attack

...fighters' professional time, the stress, smoke and sheer physical effort of battling a blaze accounted for 32 percent of deaths from coronary heart disease, the investigators found. The findings, reported in the latest issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, emerged from a review of summaries provid...

Key Science Web Sites Buried in Information Avalanche

...e websites are in danger of becoming buried in the sheer avalanche of facts// now available online. Key science sites are failing to register in the top 30 Google search results. New research funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) clearly shows that anyone using the Web to make their i...

NRI Doctors Relocate to India

...to do much more than merely treating patients. The sheer number of patients and cases one will handle in India would be a challenge by itself and hence exciting, he feels. Max Healthcare, New Delhi, is another leading institution and it claims to offer an integrated healthcare system. It says it too rece...

Umbilical Cord Blood Banking of Negligible Value: Experts

...cell chief S.G.A. Rao contended. "We are against sheer commercialisation but believe that private cord blood banking needs proper regulation," said Rao, who was recently in the capital. Source-IANS...

Drop Patent Petition, Activists Ask Novartis

...Brazilian activist, said Novartis was embarking on sheer profiteering without even thinking of public health conditions. K.M. Gopakumar, a member of the Centre for Trade and Development, said Novartis had challenged Section 3-D of the Indian Patent Act that dismisses frivolous patent applications as incon...

Smoking Out Rats from Fields to Mizoram’s Dining Table

...This rather strange dining choice was borne out of sheer desperation, say old timers recalling the famine o...ields and anything that could be eaten. So, out of sheer desperation, we started eating them," said 97-year-old Thangbawii. "It soon evolved into regular f...

How Blood Flow Dictates Gene Expression

...f2 is activated by increased blood flow, or “fluid sheer stress.” Indeed, in this study Kahn; first author John S. Lee, MD, PhD, Instructor in the Department of Medicine; and colleagues show that the expression of Klf2 in a developing mouse embryo mirrors events in previous tissue-culture studies. They f...

New Jersey Decides to Support $500 M Stem Cell Research

...c research project on morality grounds and for the sheer risk it involves even while supporting the adult stem cell research. MT...

For Smokers Only: is Quitting = Cutting Down?? a 'grave' Issue

...nes that quitting is difficult to achieve based on sheer will power alone. He suggests that it ought to be augmented with other methods like, oral medication, and also closely monitored counseling. To sum up, it can be safely said that heavy smoking is always a grave issue, with all pointers pointing to ...

Fetal Oxygen Monitors Not Helpful To Prevent Mishaps In Labor:Says Study

...t use of such expensive technology only results in sheer wastage of federal money when it really does not offer ground breaking benefits. The editorial to this publication also pointed out that fetal oxygen monitoring certainly need not be included as part of routine obstetric procedures. The Food an...

An Irresponsible Cancer Diagnosis Resulted In Death

...other of two children died of breast cancer due to sheer irresponsibility of the manager of a private clinic in Sheffield. //Dr.John Philip was not qualified to read mammograms according to the former chief executive of the Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, David Jackson. The woman who is identified...

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