Tag: "trebled" at medical news
Antioxidants used for longevity
...les which take the place of SOD, their lifespan is trebled
and they stay healthy. This research has significant implications for human disease....
Boom In Sexually Transmitted Infections In Senior Scottish Citizens
...e// of sexually transmitted diseases had more than trebled
in this segment of the population. Infections li...n 2000 to 91 in 2005, while herpes infections have trebled
from 32 to 107....
Engineer Paralyzed by Undercooked Lamb
...campylobacter poisoning in New Zealand have nearly trebled
in the past 15 years to become the highest in the world. The number of reported cases of campylobacter poisoning was 1425 in May alone. Campylobacter is known to be a bacterium that causes stomach cramps, diarrhoea and fever extending up to a week....
Alcohol-related deaths in Scotland on the rise
...alcohol-related deaths in Scotland has essentially trebled
in just over 20 years. This is alarming. "Education is clearly required and we have to take action to curb underage drinking, because this is the root of the issue." “We still have a long way to go in Scotland to tackle our rather problematic relatio...
Paunch Size Linked To Cardiovascular Diseases Risk: Study
...ow become a worldwide epidemic. Its prevalence has trebled
in the last 20 years, and currently over half of women and two-thirds of men in Britain are either overweight or obese. Khunti's research has shown that abdominal obesity, defined by a high waist circumference, is a valid and simple indicator of ri...
FSA Proposes Packaging of Fatty Food in Smaller Packs
...he United Kingdom, where obesity rates have simply trebled
in the past twenty years. The watchdog's director of nutrition and dietary health Gill Fine said: "Cardiovascular disease is the main cause of death in the UK and poor diet is thought to be responsible for a third of these deaths." Let us hope th...
‘Nursing’ a Dream in Foreign Lans
...ined. The number of nurses leaving their lands had trebled
since 1990. In the year 2000, this figure had jumped to 15.2 percent. It was also seen that 21% of the foreign trained registered nurses hailed from the poorer nations like Africa. The report, published in the American Journal of Public Health, sum...
UK Licensing Law Changes Have Trebled Overnight Alcohol Related Visits to Emergency Care
Changes to the UK licensing laws have trebled
the number of overnight visits to emergency care f...he number of associated hospital admissions almost trebled
between the two time frames. The authors suggest that the figures indicate that the legislation ha...