Tag: "stunts" at medical news
Vitamin D Deficiency Still Persists in Babies
...a soft-bone disease that weakens the leg bones and stunts
growth, the disease can cause painful bone deformities. Very little vitamin D in the diet, decreases calcium and phosphate levels in the blood. When blood levels of these elements are too low, bones become weak. Rickets can lead a bowing of the legs ...
Talcum Powder Curbs Lung Tumor Risk
...ty of Florida researchers report the talcum powder stunts
growth of metastatic lung tumors by cutting the fl...s have only recently discovered that talcum powder stunts
tumor growth, though the mineral has been used for almost 70 years to treat the respiratory problems...
Monday Morning 'Blues' Hit 'Sick' British Workers
...ter routine on phone. // The main reason for these stunts
is the widespread dissatisfaction with holiday allowance for British workers, who have the reputation of working the longest hours in Europe. 'Early February is a very popular time for taking a 'sickie', the first bank holiday still seems a long ...
Cheerleaders run high risk of injury-US study
...eerleaders tackle increasingly difficult acrobatic stunts
and are paying the price with a // rising number...ikely a result of an increase in the difficulty of stunts
being attempted by cheerleaders in recent years as cheerleading has evolved from a school-spirit act...