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Consume Less, Experts Advise as Malthusian Nightmare Returns to Haunt West

Malthus is being revisited across the West. Experts have begun to wonder whether cheap food is not a thing of past and agricultural commodity prices are skyrocketing . For those of us who have grown up in post-war Britain food prices have gone only one way, and that is down. Sixty years ago...

Cocaine Stigma Continues to Haunt Kate Moss

A school boy shocked onlookers when he taunted supermodel Kate Moss and asked for some cocaine when she refused him an autograph. Moss reportedly walked past the boy in a New York hotel without signing an autograph for him, reports mirror.co.uk. The schoolboy, who had been waiting all day, turne...

Paris' Sex Tape Comes Back to Haunt Her in the Slammer

Hotel heiress turned jail bird, Paris Hilton, is reportedly having a tough time with jail inmates who are poking fun of her internet porn video, One Night In Paris , with ex- beau Rick Salomon. A fellow inmate greeted the frightened socialite at the Lynwood centre by saying 'Paris sure know...

Polio Continues to Haunt Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh is far from declaring itself a polio-free state as another detection has come up - the second in four months. // And this despite the fact that the victim was administered polio drops during five such campaigns conducted in the past. "A fresh polio case has come to light ...

Polio Continues To Haunt India

India along with Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nigeria is a polio-endemic country, according to an UN report. These nations are yet to stop the indigenous polio transmission, according to the report. // A new vaccine initiative to target remaining strains of the virus has also been announced. The...

Cellular senescence a double-edged sword

...later in life. "Chemotherapy can cure cancer but our results suggest that this cure comes with a high cost and poses a risk that could come back to haunt the patient," Campisi said. "There is a great need for new biological therapies that more effectively exploit the specific differences between normal ...

Kevin P. Miller's Film "Generation RX" Reveals Widespread Ethical Conflicts, Risks of Psychiatric Drugs to Children

...and often chilling eye-opener. Weeks after viewing, the stories continue to haunt me," said Haggis. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) Nov...er. Many of the stories stayed with me weeks after viewing, and continue to haunt me now." Mike Adams, publisher of NewsTarget and Natural News, says t...

Chocolate Milk: The Official Drink of Halloween

... serving chocolate milk: The Official Drink of Halloween. Experts agree that lowfat chocolate milk is an easy, nutritious trick for "mummy" that won't haunt anyone's health. At a time when there are a lot of treats in the house, chocolate milk is one moms can feel good about giving to their kids, accordi...

Study shows doctor's offices can help stem abuse of Oxycontin, other narcotic painkillers

...esidents, or who had tried to fill a single prescription at multiple pharmacies. Under some circumstances, such violations of the law can come back to haunt the prescribing physician and his or her entire clinic including the loss of the license to prescribe those medicines to any patient. At the same ...

Children of New Bedford Immigrant Raids Are Victims of Terrorism, Testifies Dr. Laria Today

...vere insomnia and violent nightmares every night since she was separated from her mother." He went on describe other faces of New Bedford that still haunt him. A child who contemplated suicide, another who called 911 when her mom didn't come home that day, a breast-fed baby rushed to an emergency room wi...

More Than 90,000 U.S. Infants Are Victims of Abuse or Neglect

...cludes abandonment and prenatal exposure to drugs, which appear to be common problems, she said. When children are mistreated, the consequences can haunt them the rest of their lives, Arias noted. Children who suffer maltreatment are at higher risk for engaging in risky behaviors -- such as alcohol ...

New findings on emerging contaminants

...y, February 16, a panel of researchers will discuss their current findings about how ECCs are affecting aquatic environments and may be coming back to haunt us in unanticipated ways. John Incardona and Nathaniel Scholz at National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administrations Northwest Fisheries Science Cent...

Chocolate Milk: 'The Official Drink of Halloween'

...oween fun. But it's easy for moms to make Halloween a little healthier without being booed by the kids. Nutrition experts recommend a treat that won't haunt anyone's health: chocolate milk. Chocolate milk is a healthy treat in disguise. This Official Drink of Halloween has the chocolaty taste that witches...

NEWSWEEK: Cover: Giving Globally: How to Heal the World

...eloping countries, with governments, aid groups and communities "simply refusing to accept the notion that diseases like malaria and tuberculosis will haunt us forever. The evidence is in: these problems can be solved." (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070923/NYSU001 ) Gates' essay is part...

NEWSWEEK International Editions: Highlights and Exclusives, Oct. 1, 2007 Issue

...ng countries. "Today governments, aid groups and communities are simply refusing to accept the notion that diseases like malaria and tuberculosis will haunt us forever. The evidence is in: these problems can be solved," he writes. "Some lifesaving solutions can be extremely simple -- iodized salt to preven...

NEWSWEEK: Media Lead Sheet: October 1, 2007 Issue (on newsstands Monday, Sept. 24).

...ng countries. "Today governments, aid groups and communities are simply refusing to accept the notion that diseases like malaria and tuberculosis will haunt us forever. The evidence is in: these problems can be solved," he writes. "I believe we stand at a moment of unequaled opportunity. Governments must n...

New viruses to treat bacterial diseases -- 'My enemies' enemy is my friend'

... Viruses found in the River Cam in Cambridge, famous as a haunt of students in their punts on long, lazy summer days, could become the next generation of antibiotics, according to scientists speaking today (Monday ...

42-year-old Cancer Patient Honored by British Queen for Her Fundraising Efforts

...ric radiologist, hailing from Leeds in UK , was first diagnosed with breast cancer when she was only 26. Despite a mastectomy, the disease returned to haunt her a decade later, spreading to her lungs and bones. It would get you this time, she was told six years ago. But undaunted she has carried on...

On the 'Fast Buck' Trail: Kidneys on Sale

...s to the fact that the members of the authorization council failed miserably in their role of being the Government’s ‘watch dog’. Similar problems haunt many developing countries in Asia, Europe, Africa and South America with the organ trade flourishing in violation of national laws, cultural and rel...

South Asian Sisters Bring Mental Illness Out of Closet

...akrabarty. Chilana has also turned the theme song into a music video, "Lost", described as "a colourful exploration of self and the melodies that haunt us: a performer, performs/ an observer, observes/ both share a secret/ seek and find". Asked why did she choose Meetu Chilana as the singer and S...

AIIMS Goes to Polls Amid Reservation Issues

... The reservation issue continues to haunt the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here as the main poll plank// for the elections to its resident doctors association (R...

Flood-ravaged Surat Issues Epidemic Warning

..." said Desai. After the weeklong deluge, people began fleeing the city in large numbers fearing epidemics. Memories of the 1994 plague continue to haunt the people of Surat - that took at least 50 lives - and not too many are ready to take any chances. The rains and flooding in Gujarat has also led...

Six More Bhopal Gas Tragedy Continues to Take Toll

... Bhopal, June 6. Twenty years on and the Bhopal Gas Tragedy continues to haunt the public of Bhopal. Today it was reported that there were six more victims dead from the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy //. Doctors at a hospital th...

Learn From a Leader: Smitherman shares a personal story about his battle with drugs

...ke the traditional greeting," Smitherman said "So I said what was in my heart. I left the room a better person. It was liberating. If it comes back to haunt me, so be it." He shared with the public, that it was the inner drive to give up drugs that was a key motivator in ensuring his success. He had t...

Testtube Babies Born in Kenya

...troversy. ‘Creating life in the laboratory’, destruction, selection and modification of embryos in research are some of the issues which continues to haunt IVF. The use of IVF has opened up a range of options for single people, same-sex couples, women after menopause and thereby several legal and ethi...

Depression and Anxiety Endemic in Britain

...ts remain the next single contributor of depression. The problem was seen to be prevalent among individuals of all ages. Exams, jobs, house prices haunt the younger generation. Youthful optimism seems to be lost in the race, reveals the survey. In men under 35, suicide is the most common reason for dea...

The Face Of Indian Health Care: A World Health Day Evaluation

...ve the situation, diseases like tuberculosis, AIDS, sexually transmitted infections, respiratory infections tropical diseases like malaria continue to haunt the country, claiming a massive number of lives, every year. These major public health threats are joined by diseases such as cancer, cardiovascul...

Medical Colleges, Confident of Meeting Standards Before 90-days deadline

...hat need to be spruced up range from an inoperative ICU, CT scan facility, or even for that matter availability of teaching staff , which continues to haunt the medical colleges in question. Despite funds being provided to the hospitals to facilitate the requirements, precious little has bee done. Ja...

First Exclusive Women’s Clinic Launched in Chennai By Apollo Hospita

...e health care center would cater to nearly all health problems of the women folk including sub-acute and chronic problems. Of the health problems that haunt women, diseases such as cancer, AIDS, osteoarthritis, deserve special mention. Another major target of the Apollo Centre of Excellence for Women...

Anti-Cancer Treatment Promises Hope in Bird Flu Treatment

...e treatment for HLH would work for bird flu as well. Bird flu has claimed the lives of a number of individuals across the globe and continues to haunt the world. Although no case of human-human bird flu transmission has been reported so far, it is feared that mutation of the virus could lead to a pan...

Mother And Daughter Suspected to Be Witches, Killed

...e possessed and the exorcist told villagers that the two were witches and he asked them to drown the two in the Ganga and threatened that ghosts would haunt the village if they failed to do so. Malda police official Dilip Mandal confirmed this and said, "The people behind the act have confessed to the crim...

More Youth In Himachal Resort To Suicide

...es go unreported. With 90% of the population living in villages, where medical facilities are poor, the cause of death is often undetermined. Suicides haunt Himachal Pradesh's young despite their high literacy. Edited IANS ...

American scientists alter gene makeup of babies

...ther parent. Though this break through marks a watershed in man’s progress in the field of Genetics, the ethical issues related to cloning continue to haunt the medical fraternity. ...
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