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Those Who Cure can Kill Dire Prophesy of the doctors Plot
...r. "It was a lightning-fast operation," a police source
told the Sydney Morning Herald. Gold Coast Hospital colleagues of Haneef said the junior doctor was anxious to fly home on Monday, claiming his wife had just given birth to his child in India. Haneef reportedly told hospital staff he would be gon...
Scientists Identify Antibodies That Block Human and Animal SARS Viruses
...f animal strains, because animals will be a likely source
for re-emergence of the SARS virus," added the alumna of Madras University. The researchers identified two human antibodies that bind to a region on the SARS virus' spike glycoprotein that is called the receptor binding domain (RBD). One of the ant...
Pond in High Artic Drying Up Due to Global Warming
...e researchers wrote. The ponds are the most common source
of surface water in many polar areas, and part of ...r tiny invertebrates like shrimp, which are a food source
for larger animals. "It's really interesting to see how quickly it is happening. We could see this ...
Prions Prevent Alzheimers Disease
...n on the successful formation of beta amyloid, the source
of Alzheimers plaques. They found that beta amyloid did not form in cells with higher than usual levels of PrPc. In comparison, when the level of PrPc was low or absent, beta amyloid formation was found to go back up again. Mice genetically enginee...
Aguilera's Dad Confirms Her Pregnancy Rumours
... so her health is better than it's ever been," the source
said. The source
revealed that the 'Back To Basics' singer hopes to follow the footsteps of successful women who have...
In China, Online Gamers Raking in the Cash
...re too busy to do it themselves has become a handy source
of extra income for the 21-year-old -- and a full-..., the government has not roundly endorsed this new source
of job creation, amid concerns that teenagers are spending far too much time on the Internet and bec...
Arnold Schwarzenegger Blamed for Backtracking in the Fight Against Carbon Emission
...ar panels on a million roofs Power generators must source
20% from renewable sources by 2010 Power firms rewarded if customers decrease energy use State suing six car makers for damage to climate While California's law has yet to be implemented fully, it is already being used as a template for nationwide ac...
Great Lakes Fish in Canada Heavily Polluted
...ccording to the report. Although fish are a food source
high in protein and many health experts recommend regular consumption of them, the report said it did not want to discourage people from eating fish but wanted to highlight the need for continuing action to reduce discharges of harmful chemicals into...
New York, the City That Roars 24/7, is Forced to Quiet Down
...311, for quality-of-life complaints. And the top source
of environmental disturbance, callers say, is distracting, annoying, shrill, dull or rattling -- noise. "Honking horns, construction noise, the alarms, the airplanes, the subway, traffic: noise is a big problem for New York City. And we had not cha...
Australian Patients Who Received Vitamin Injection Infected With Hepatitis C
...where patients receive vitamin injections was the source
of the potentially fatal disease. Double Bay is a harbourside eastern suburb of Sydney. It is also reported that the State Government wants a national review of "quack" natural therapies, believing they are "inherently dangerous". Dr Hameiri has...
New Blood Vessels can Be Created from Bone Marrow Stem Cells: Study
...gineering say that the bone marrow is an excellent source
of adult stem cells, containing smooth muscle and ...s that you may be able to develop a universal cell source
for smooth muscle cells, so that you could potentially make these vessels into an 'off-the-shelf' pr...
Hydrogen Fuel Is It a New Fuel for the Future?
...to break these bonds. Because an external energy source
is needed to produce it, hydrogen strictly speaking isn't a primary energy source
like coal, sunlight or wind, but instead is generally referred to as being an energy carrier like el...
Irish Outsourcing of Smear Test may Result in Cervical Cancer Being Undetected
...d this was the main reason that HSE decided to out source
tests. Well Woman Centre Chief Executive Ms Alison Begas said the move by the HSE was purely system driven and did not take into account the fact that the method of reporting results in the US differs from that used by Irish doctors. Doctors n...
Functional Food What is That, Ask First
...Original food offered the best and cheapest way to source
the functional ingredients, Dr Savage said. There was evidence foods such as oats, soy, flaxseed, tomatoes, garlic, cabbage-like vegetables, citrus fruits, cranberry, tea and red wine could all deliver impressive health benefits. The problem was ...
Prions Capacity can Be Aggrevated by Solid Particles
...d forage. They are also known to consume soil as a source
of minerals. Mineral licks are frequented by many animals, raising the prospect that the agents may become concentrated in the soil. Relatively little is known about the routes of prion transmission in animals, but the new Wisconsin study may help ...
Clamor for Catheter-based Ablation Increasing Among Heart Patients in US
..., atrial fibrillation is now recognized as a major source
of strokes and a precursor to potentially fatal deterioration of the heart. And the best hope for a cure is catheter-based ablation, despite some skeptical voices, commentators say. The procedure involves burning, freezing, or otherwise neutraliz...
Global Warming Threatens Tibet
...ists came to their conclusions after exploring the source
of the Yangtze River on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. "The glaciers at the source
of the Yangtze River are shrinking much faster than we had anticipated," The China Daily quoted Li Y...
Global Warming: Lessons of History Help the Future
...o pieces as Britain transformed the country into a source
of cheap commodities and labour. When crops failed, the rich and powerful provided almost no help and government support was either inadequate or misdirected, and famine began to bite. Fraser says the lessons of these disasters can be brought tog...
Fat Horses Face Health Problems
...se served primarily as a work animal, serving as a source
of transportation and draft power. Today, most horses serve as companions and light performance animals, he said. We can see with increased nutrition and lack of exercise how these animals could drift toward being overweight, he said. This resear...
Deficiency of Vitamin D Levels may Be Common in Healthy Kids
...al for musculoskeletal health. The primary dietary source
of the vitamin is fortified milk, but the best way to increase vitamin D levels is from exposure to sunshine. Severe deficits in vitamin D may lead to muscle weakness, defective bone mineralization and rickets. In addition to musculoskeletal effec...
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