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A Savage Murderer in Canada Gets Sentenced to Life

... attacked the young woman, delivering a beating so vicious that it left her with injuries similar to those of a plane-crash victim. The "social misfit" with a long history of psychiatric and emotional problems hit Ross in the face, forced her to the ground, kneed her in the chest, then slammed her head in...

California Government to Revoke License of LA Hospital

... the state government too seems to have joined the vicious game. Los Angeles County supervisors were notified by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's office today that the hospital would be sent a formal document outlining the reasons for revocation by next week. Schwarzenegger, who has been meeting with community...

Puppet Show, Music Gives Message - 'say No to Drugs'

...ed around how innocent children get trapped in the vicious cycle of drug abuse and trafficking. Inviting peals of laughter, the play managed to drive home the message perfectly. Meira Kumar, minister of social justice and empowerment and the chief guest, said that the day was a celebration of the human spi...

More and More American Women Go for Facelifts to Get Jobs

...e will prevail. The cult of youth has grown more vicious in response to the downward pressure on employees' wages. Those who submit to false advertising and the cult of youth make it harder for their friends and colleagues to resist. They put economic and consumerist pressures on those who might start ha...

Australia's Aborigines Affected by Poor Health: Experts

...makes the situation worse, because they get into a vicious cycle of poverty, malnutrition, disease and infection. This is what happens with undernourished children in Indonesia, South America, the poorer countries of Africa and refugee camps in Pakistan," he was quoted, as saying. "These children are barel...

Research Shows How Women Deal With the Stress When Trying for a Baby!

...roups described how they had quickly fallen into a vicious circle of worrying about not becoming pregnant making them feel stressed which they felt would adversely affect their chances of conceiving. They also reported becoming anxious that sex was more of a chore than a pleasure. As the months passed and...

More and More American Women Go for Facelifts to Get Jobs

...e will prevail. The cult of youth has grown more vicious in response to the downward pressure on employees' wages. Those who submit to false advertising and the cult of youth make it harder for their friends and colleagues to resist. They put economic and consumerist pressures on those who might start ha...

South African Farmers Turn to Organic Farming

... the more fertilizer he needed, locking him into a vicious cycle of rising inputs costs. Nourished by compost made of cow manure, bird droppings, mulched apple and other natural ingredients, the soil now boasts a richer moister texture, and, Prevost maintains, his fruit has "better legs" to withstand extre...

A Broken Heart can Break Lifeline

...ant role in these events by becoming involved in a vicious circle." SAV...

Embittered Widow to Sue Hospital

... This Friday hospital managers announced that a vicious strain of C. difficile had caused or been a factor in the deaths of 17 patients since December. Another five patients had undergone bowel surgery after being struck down by the bug and 11 more had been treated. Says Mrs. Pye: “ I don't know why ...

Child Brain Likely To Be Harmed By Stress

...ce at Cambridge University. This could set up a vicious cycle, where high cortisol causes more hippocampal damage, which in turn raises the anxiety. The Stanford University Medical Center scientists speculate that the ensuing damage could prolong the stress symptoms and also interfere with therapy. Lead r...

Severe PTSD Damages Children's Brains: Study

...n shown to kill hippocampal cells in animals. In a vicious cycle, a reduction in hippocampal size can make it more difficult for a child to process and deal with traumatic events, which in turn may raise both stress and cortisol levels that cause even more damage. "Although everyday levels of stress are ne...

Poor People Worse Off Following Heart Attack

...n’t have those procedures tend to do worse. It’s a vicious cycle.” Our research also shows that patients from poorer neighbourhoods use the emergency department more—they often use it as their first stop for regular care, rather than a family doctor. “This obviously has implications for the health-care sys...

Party Over –now Its How to Get Ove’ the Hangove!

...n gets blocked by the effect of alcohol. So it’s a vicious cycle. Severe thirst, weariness, and lightheadedness are the end results. Getting out of such a hang over will need plenty of water to flush out the symptoms of dehydration. It is absolutely essential as dehydration is the most frequent cause of ha...

Friendship Clinic: Psychologist Helps Children With ADHD Make Friends

...ad to more inappropriate behavior. It can become a vicious cycle resulting in more social isolation.” Treatment for ADHD usually involves medication and counseling designed to help the children improve their attention spans and control impulses. But little intervention is focused on helping children with A...

Show me your pet, and I’ll tell you, who you are

...niscule 1% amongst them as offenders. "Owners of vicious dogs who have been cited for failing to register a dog (or) failing to keep a dog confined on the premises ... are more than nine times more likely to have been convicted for a crime involving children, three times more likely to have been convicted ...

Review Opens Bag of Tricks for Reducing Pain from Children’s Shot

... feared experiences for children. And in a classic vicious cycle, the more a child fears the pain of a needle, the worse for everyone involved, and the fear only makes the next needle experience even worse. The bottom line is that health professionals should always be able to do something to help children ...

Obese Kids Unmotivated byWeight Loss campaigns

...p and is likely to send overweight children into a vicious downward spiral where they eat because they feel unattractive. They are more likely to listen when the issue is approached in a neutral sense that simply encourages a certain lifestyle because it is healthy. He added, "This is where Jamie Oliver g...

Polio Outbreak in India due to Vaccine Failure, Says Expert

...old must get at least 10 doses of OPV to break the vicious cycle of transmission. This speed of one dose a month is not practical." According to John, any slip up in immunization pressure may result in wild virus re-infection in other states and exportation to other countries. "Urgent steps are needed to e...

Anticipation Could Have An Intense Effect On Memory

... to be when it is over. Unfortunately, that sets a vicious cycle in motion, because the stronger her memory of discomfort, the worse her performance anxiety is likely to get. The UW-Madison scientists found that two key regions of the brain - the amygdala and the hippocampus - become activated when a perso...

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