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FDA Nanotechnology Task Force takes positive step forward

...n will be key both to developing good policies and winning public confidence in the agency’s oversight of nanotechnology, and I applaud the Task Force and FDA for taking this approach. Finally, the extensive nanotechnology “to do” list outlined in the report should remind Congress, as it considers FDA’s 200...

Japan's Kobayashi Might Drop Out of Hot Dog Eating Championship

...lo (154-pound) Kobayashi has caused a sensation by winning the contest six year in a row; last year by eating an astounding 53-3/4 hot dogs with buns and all in the stipulated time of 12 minutes. Chestnut, at 97 kilos (215 pounds) and 23 years of age came second with 52 hot dogs, but this year feels confid...

American Bests Japanese Hot Dog Eating Champion, Sets Record

...lo (154-pound) Kobayashi had caused a sensation by winning the contest six years in a row; last year by eating a 53-3/4 hot dogs and breaking his own record. Chestnut, at 97 kilos (215 pounds) came second in 2006 with 52 hot dogs, but this year felt confident about the competition after breaking Kobayashi'...

Ships to the Rescue of Medically Deprived Assamese

...n by the World Bank to the project as an award for winning the WB India Development Marketplace competition in 2004. Now, the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef), Indian Oil, Assam Oil Company, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) and some local tea gardens have come forward with funds. The National ...

Hospital Rapped For Failing To Combat Superbug Infections

...on and our prudent antibiotic policy, the trust is winning the battle against hospital-acquired infections. The trust reported 74 new case of C. difficile in April and only 16 cases in June....

Nicole Kidman Can't Resist Chocolate Cakes

...o love pies and chocolate," she added. The Oscar winning actress also admitted that she has a weakness for cheese as well. "When I see a great piece of cheese and wonder if it's better to eat it and get cellulite or not eat it, in the end, I'll probably nibble on the cheese," she said....

Zeta-Jones' Constant Worrying Has Family Nicknaming Her 'Dame Doom'

... playfully nicknamed her 'Dame Doom' . The Oscar winning star reveals to America's Parade magazine that her kids are constantly making fun of the way she worries about their safety, even when they get in and out of the car. "Dylan and Carys make fun of me because I worry when they're climbing or jumping ...

Zeta-Jones is 'obsessed' With Smoked Salmon Sandwiches With Crushed Potato Chips

...one of those comfort foods," she said. The Oscar winning actress also said though she drags herself to the gym, she ends up enjoying the workout session. "I'm not gonna lie and tell you I do [have a regimen]. I've got to drag myself to the gym like everybody else, but when I finish it I do enjoy it. I ca...

Nadine Coyle Voted Celeb With Hottest Pair of Legs in Showbiz

...en Stefani and Christina Aguilera and Grammy award winning singer/dancer Tina Turner.(ANI) Top ten celebs with hottest pair of legs are: Nadine Coyle Beyonce Knowles Britney Spears Dannii Minogue Kylie Minogue Jamelia Cheryl Cole Gwen Stefani Christina Aguilera Tina Turner...

Elton John's Free AIDS Awareness Concert in Ukraine

... group that urged the people that the Grammy Award winning singer tried to promote his gay lifestyle through it. There are around 400,000 HIV-positive people in Ukraine. According to experts AIDS is a major threat to the country, for it is estimated that within the next decade one in 50 people in Ukraine c...

One in a Hundred Eleven-year Olds Use Drugs to Enhance Performance in Sport

...aily. Use of the drugs was given as a reason for winning at least one sporting event by 44% of the children. The authors questioned 3,500 eleven-year olds entering their first year of secondary school in eastern France in November 2001 about their use of drugs banned under the World Anti-Doping Agency In...

AIDS Charity AVERT Launches Stop AIDS in Children Campaign

...aign will also featureprominently on AVERT's award winning website atwww.avert.org/stop-aids-children....

Indian Projects Win Top Ashden Awards

... to a past winner whose work has accelerated since winning an award. In the words of the judges, "the way in which this visionary individual has demonstrated beyond doubt that it is possible to run a renewable energy business which is both a striking commercial success, and which lifts people out of povert...

India to Get a Taste of 'British' Curries

...the 1960s, is, however, aware of the challenges of winning over Indian audiences. Unlike in Britain, where celebrity chefs such as Gordon Ramsay and Jamie Oliver are household names, India has only a handful of television cooking shows and fewer well-known chefs. And British food has found little favour in...

Living With Stress

...uch natural occurrences comes from the Nobel Prize winning scientist, Barbara McClintocks research on 'the significance of responses of the genome to challenges. These challenges or stress factors may be temperature changes, DNA damage, irradiation, virus or others. Genetic variations significantly alter the...

Expand HIV/AIDS Prevention Programs, Experts Stress

...not expanded, experts have warned. "We should be winning in HIV prevention," Jennifer Kates, vice president and director of HIV policy at the Kaiser Family Foundation, said Friday. But the reality is that HIV prevention groups have the tools, but not the money, to make enough of a difference, according t...

Negative Emotions Affect Old and Young Differently

...e way people over 65 years responded to losing and winning to the reactions of those aged between 19 and 27. ...edition of New Scientist reported. However, when winning money, activity in the "emotion" area was the same regardless of age, says the study published in th...

Bobby Robson Diagnosed With Cancer for Fifth Time

...e his name as a manager with Ipswich in the 1970s, winning the FA Cup in 1978 and the UEFA Cup in 1981 during...V Eindhoven, Sporting Lisbon, Porto and Barcelona, winning trophies in each country. Robson returned to English football at Newcastle in 1999 and was made a ...

Campaign Against Trans Fat Gaining Fruit in US

...th authorities in the US nearly three years ago is winning more and more adherents. The Applebees International is the latest to join the trans fat free club. It has announced that it has stopped using oil made of the dangerous fat in its more than 1,800 domestic restaurants. Trans fat is made when hyd...

Americans Optimistic About the War on Cancer

...o-thirds (64%) believe the scientific community is winning the war against cancer. "As an organization researching new options to fight cancer, Abbott is hopeful that its efforts will live up to the optimism expressed by Americans regarding the future of cancer therapy," said John Leonard, M.D., vice pres...

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