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How Effective Is Your Hand Wash Solution ?
...s. Results show hand wipes, liquid soaps, and bar soaps
effectively removed the peanut allergens. However, plain water left allergens on three of 12 hands, and the hand sanitizer left allergens on six of 12 hands. Researchers say the hand sanitizers may not be as effective as some might think and their u...
Soap Opera Coma Patients Have Far Better Prognosis Than In Real Life
...es have substantial influence on viewers. American soaps
reach 40 million viewers in the US alone and are broadcast in 90 countries worldwide - a huge audience for convincing health messages. Although families of coma patients are not often faced with decisions over life-sustaining treatment, when needed ...
Television soaps showing unrealistic coma survival and recovery
British Medical Journal reports that television soaps
or serials give a false picture about coma surviva... rate of survival and recovery shown in television soaps
is not true as the study show that only 8% of coma patients in soaps
died during coma for instance, ...
Antibacterial Products Ensure Food Safety and Health
...y known as antibacterial products. More than 700 soaps
and other antimicrobial products are marketed commercially for the home, but use of these decontaminants does not impact bacterial resistance in the environment at the level that medicine and agriculture do, according to the report. However, consum...
Benefits Of Aromatherapy
...e diluted into carriers such as massage oils, bath soaps
and lotions [See Sidebar 2: Everyday Uses for Aromatherapy.] Most typically, Perez advises patients to put a few drops of an oil or a combination of oils onto a handkerchief and "fan themselves like Scarlett O'Hara." Burning oils or incense is not re...
Babies in Womb Exposed to Harmful Chemicals
...s found in thousands of household products such as soaps
and make-up can harm the development of unborn babies. The results reinforce calls for pregnant women to be especially careful about their diet and for the reduction of chemicals in food production. Source-IANS...
Encouraging a Lifetime of Healthy Skin Right from the Beginning
...sh their own skin, the use of gentle cleansers and soaps
is important, stated Dr. Johnson. Fragrance-free products or those with natural ingredients work well and will not irritate sensitive skin. Emollients which will hold moisture in the skin and prevent dry skin conditions and rashes should be applied l...
Hair-raising issues of hairdressers
...ermatitis, triggered by constant use of chemicals, soaps
and shampoos that render constantly moist hands. Due to this, many hair-dressers opt out of their careers, unable to carry on with their jobs when the condition worsens. Hairdressers are paying a price for the negligence and apathy on the part of em...
Down Syndrome Dolls in Brazil After Child Actor's Success
...zel's charisma combined with Brazilians' craze for soaps
to make it a major TV success story. The toy will be developed by a branch of Globo TV, which broadcasts the program. According to the company, revenues from the sales of the product will be donated to an NGO that provides aid to families dealing w...
Overuse Of Antibiotics-Creating Monsters Out Of Common Microbes
...widespread and indiscriminate use in cosmetics and soaps
and food animal production, has rendered many ineffective. The practice goes on. One such example is that last month, the Food and Drug Administration, despite warnings from its own experts and health groups, gave the green light to treating cattl...
Poisoned Workers of Hindustan Lever Demand Treatment
...nformation on toxins in household products such as soaps
and detergents, shampoos and sprays manufactured b..., shampoos. The dispersed nature of detergents and soaps
ensures that HLLs arsenic and other toxics reach every waste stream from village wells to surface wa...
Spain Withdraws Contaminated Chinese Toothpaste
...istener or sweetener in products like toothpastes, soaps