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Anchoring Lives Aboard Warship: Nimitz

...se on the preventive aspect. A Sample: Remember to wash your hands! Any area where people live in close pr...osables as often as possible. Crew members need to wash their clothes on a regular basis if possible, avoid sharing clothes, and in the gym: wipe down the e...

An Offbeat Suit With Electronic Monitor

...y. When dirty, you take it off and throw it in the wash or have it dry-cleaned. And theres no need to worry about your heart skipping a beat while your garment is being cleaned, according to researcher and Director of UniSAs Wearable Computer Laboratory, Professor Bruce Thomas. For continuous monitori...

Hospital Rapped For Failing To Combat Superbug Infections

...did not provide cleansing alcohol gels at patients wash sinks, lockers or tackle superbugs attached to staff uniforms. It also added the trust had no budget for training staff in infection control and that attendance at training was not monitored, while clinical staff were confused about when to isolate p...

Dangers Lurking in the Garden in Britain

...eople who come into contact with poison ivy do not wash their hand immediately. This often causes the reaction of the toxin urushiol to spread according to Dr. Nelson, of New York University School of Medicine and the New York City Poison Control Center. Urushiol causes a slowly developing rash charac...

Kashmir Battles Alarming Increase in Suicides

...patient being admitted in the hospital for stomach wash after consuming poison. We immediately take cognisance and register a FIR because attempting suicide is a crime," the officer said....

Spraying Saline Water into Nose may Reduce Nasal Passage Infections

...e efficiently. In addition, saline may simply help wash bacteria, viruses and allergic materials out of the nose. Doctors should consider recommending saline therapy as an adjunct for managing the symptoms of chronic rhinosinusitis, says Harvey....

Queensland Hospitals Reeling Under Norovirus Attack

...orovirus." However, he urges people to thoroughly wash their hands after using the toilet or changing nappies and before handling or eating food to avert the chance of infection....

Uganda Bans Plastic Bags, Still a Tough Battle Lies Ahead

...far away as you can. And when the rains come and wash them out there is a good chance that some little boy or girl sent on an errand will see a bag in the street and use it again, to carry firewood or maybe food. After a fair amount of stalling, the government announced that from 1 July the manufactu...

Beaches Shut Due to High E-coli Level in Water

... using the beaches to avoid swallowing lake water, wash their hands before handling food and stay out of the water if they have cuts or wounds. But given the high numbers, Bill Paton, a biology professor at Brandon University, said he would avoid going in any water where signs are posted. "These are in...

Sexciting Car Wash Makes Herby Go Bananas!

You might call this a professional car wash salon with a personal touch! A car wash centre in Brisbane has a sexy lady at the wheel, going swish swash, spraying water on your car in a...

US Consumers Warned Against Toxic Chinese Fish

...ther on the fish skin or in the flesh. They should wash their hands thoroughly if they handle the fish. The FDA says it has analysed samples of the puffer fish and confirm that it does contain potentially life-threatening levels of tetrodotoxin. The product was imported into the US by the California-b...

Sunscreen Maybe Helpful in Preventing Skin Cancer

...minutes in saltwater, even 'waterproof' sunscreens wash off to a large extent. Reapplying sunscreen does not increase the amount of protection - expressed as a number called the sun protection factor (SPF) - provided by the initial application. The SPF listed on the label indicates how much longer than ...

Where Children Lead the Sanitation Drive

...ee for primary level children, they were taught to wash their hands before and after eating. "Every Wednesday, their nails are inspected and clipped because, as we emphasise, dirty nails are the prime source of illness and disease," Marai added. Like her peers, 10-year-old Kiran Kumari feared she would ...

Iron Clothes to Lower Blood Sugar Levels

...n do nothing more than ironing ones own clothes or wash dishes or even walk up to meet a colleague instead of e-mailing could be a sure way of fighting diabetes and heart disease . A study of 173 southeast Queensland adults found the longer they spent doing low-intensity activities as simple as standin...

Bio-latrine Cleans Up Kenyan Slum and the Environment

... prove useful for some people, many will choose to wash their clothes or bathe in cold water rather than spend five shillings on a basin of heated water. Practical Action, an international non-governmental organization that helped set up the bio-latrine, said it was planning a new spin for four more it ...

A Village in Madhya Pradesh Achieves Total Sanitation

...the Class 5 environmental science book: 'We should wash our hands before eating. We should brush daily. We should bathe daily and wear clean clothes.' The children of Tarawata now have a game 'Play Pump' installed in their schools by which they lift water to the rooftop. This has helped them to get enou...

Hospital Infection Deaths Continue in UK

... emphasised the need for people in the hospital to wash with soap and water because the normal hand gel does not work against C-diff. Visitors are also being asked to stick to visiting times with no more than two people at a bed at any time. When the disease broke out elsewhere in the UK, calls had ...

FDA Re-Emphasizes Warnings to Consumers on Risks of Pet Turtles

... and other locations; and ยท It is important to wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after handling or touching turtles and their housing. In the early 1970's, it was determined that pet turtles, particularly red-eared sliders, were responsible for an estimated 280,000 cases of salmonellosis ea...

Dummy Emergency Operation Launched

...ng any type of flu, heath workers advise people to wash their hands or use alcohol-based hand rubs, cover their nose and mouth when sneezing or coughing, and remain at home if they have flu-like symptoms until the fever has subsided for 24 hours. Says Sir Liam Donaldson, Chief Medical Officer for Engla...

Consumers Warned of Using Cat Food Due to Salmonella Contamination

...ese items, so it is important that they thoroughly wash their hands with hot water and soap. Since young children, elderly people, and people and animals with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk from exposure, they should avoid handling all the items listed above and surfaces exposed to these...

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