Tag: "weird" at medical news
FDA Approve S Robotic Device to Help Stroke Patients
... stretched out in front of her. At first it felt weird
and foreign, she said. You have all these little muscles that are suddenly awake for the first time in 20 years. But as I went back and practiced three times a week for about six weeks it felt like my arm was doing the straightening and bending its...
Winona Ryders Arrest Got Her Rid of Drug Dependence
...t to get through the pain. And then there was this weird
point when you don't know if you are in pain but you're taking it," she said. But Ryder, who moved to San Fransisco to live near her parents and decided not to work after settling her court issues, stopped taking the painkillers after her arrest. ...
Eyeing a Good Memory - Not an Exercise in Futility!
... from side to side for 30 seconds. You might look weird
doing this in an examination sitting, but it might be the only trick to recall the forgotten facts and figures. A study shows that improving memory may be as simple as getting to move the eye from one end to the other for 30 seconds every morning. ...
Bathing in Wine Terri Hatcher Style
...natural. The idea of putting stuff in your body is weird
Britneys Letter to Her Fans Covers Issues on Life, Rehab, God and Kids
...ou want ... and that is to be happy. It is just so weird
because everyone has their own perception of me and how they think I really am. ...I guess we will never really understand or figure out life completely. That's God's job. I can't wait to meet him ... or her, she said....
Heartbeats on IPods - Being ‘cool’ can Help Doctors to
idea, it may sound like, but most of life’s best inventions did sound strange at first, before their outcome shushed// up critics. Cardiologist Michael Barrett of Temple University School of Medicine and Hospital presented a study detailing his e...
Losing Sleep Over Sleep Inducing Drugs
...-threatening allergic reactions. Rare incidents of weird
behavior like cooking food, eating and even driving while asleep were noted. The patients were not able to recollect any of these incidents after they got up. Last year, Patrick Kennedy, a member of the United States Congress had reported about a s...
Indian Models are a Healthy Lot
...oughts. "Our tradition favors voluptuousness. It's weird
that designers use anorexic models to display their clothes, which are then marketed for real women. I prefer a full-bodied model to a reed thin one." Fashion designer Manish Arora also dismisses the idea that Indian models are too thin. "I think t...
Unknown Sickness Kills US Honeybees
...least twenty two states have been affected by this weird
ailment. This has adversely affected the commercial bee keepers and honey production. Bee keepers have reported a loss of at least half of their bee population. Sometime back, a parasite called varroa mite had devastated many beehives and their pop...
Once-Diabetic Heart/Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Recipient Enjoys Life (And Eating Again)
...a meal,” he says. “People have asked me, ‘Isn’t it weird
to suddenly be able to eat and not reach for the pump?’ And the reality is that habit was broken in about a minute. I never for a moment looked back. Source-Newswise SRM...
World Cup Fans go for Patriotic Hairstyles
...e central city of Goettingen. Demand for "really weird
styles" of dyeing surged after the tournament bega...its your overall appearance before starting. These weird
styles do look awful on some people." Some customers are adamant, demanding stylists follow odd in...
People Turn Health Conscious at Their Workplace
...t the sad state is that his colleagues think he is weird
and have not signed up for an office treadmill. Dr. Joseph Stirt, an anesthesiologist in Charlottesville, Virginia, who estimates he spends eight to 12 hours a day working and walking on his treadmill in his home office. He says that he is addicted...
Mainstream medicine collides with alternate treatment: increasing health risks
...ure, think we're fish-slapping, beetroot-drinking, weird
whackos and do everything to the extreme," she said. "We don't tell anyone to go off anything," she said. "We let them make up their own mind." So it is becoming a threat to the general public and the health risk is looming large....
Black Actor Confesses Sex Cult Past
...omic actor Jack Black has revealed he grew up in a weird
sex cult after his parents tried to save their mar...knew that I was crazy for her and was not into the weird
unhealthiness of it." The childhood life of many black celebrities has been either weird
Scientists Seek New Ways To Grow Hair On Bald Pates
...than bald spots. "We didn't want to create these weird
and wonderful patterns on their head," Kemp said. "It's such a small area in the hairy area anyway, I would be surprised if they really knew any difference." Eventually, if further studies go well, the technique could allow hair transplant surgeons...