Navigation Links
Watching in Medical News

Play the Winning Hand - Watching Your Fortunes Grow in Skin Care

Looking at Hot Topics in Skin Care at the 15th SPSSCS Annual Meeting New York, NY (Vocus) April 29, 2009 -- The Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists (SPSSCS) celebrates its 15th Annual Meeting - Play the Winning Hand: Watching Your Fortunes Grow in Skin Car...

TV Watching Doesn't Fast-Track Baby's Skills

Study finds no value -- but also no harm -- from TV viewing by young children,, MONDAY, March 2 (HealthDay News) -- The next time you pass by a shelf full of videos claiming to be educationally stimulating for babies, you might want to think twice before pulling out your wallet. A ...

Obesity research boosted by watching hunger in the brain

Scientists can now measure how full or hungry a mouse feels, thanks to a new technique which uses imaging to reveal how neurons behave in the part of the brain which regulates appetite. Researchers hope the technique, which uses magnetic resonance imaging, will enable a far greater understandi...

Too Much TV Watching Linked With Poor Academic Performance in Teens

Teenagers who watch television several hours a day may perform worse in their study, suggests a new study that claims to be the first one to link increased TV viewing to academic failure. Previous studies have also connected television to poor academic performance. However, in the new stud...

Why Fans Drink While Watching Football

Football fans who spend hours guzzling beer while watching the World Cup on television may be trying to compensate for not being man enough to play the game, says a new study. // Psychology researchers at the University of Sussex claim that men who are not confident of their sporting abilitie...

Heart Is Better Off For Watching Comedy Films

The blood flow to the heart improves as one watches more comedy films, which makes a person laugh, according to a recent research. Researchers asked 20 healthy young adults to watch 15 to 30 minute segments of sad and humorous films, a minimum of 48 hours apart. // Participants were asked to...

Stop Watching TV: Toddler Development Affected

I am sure so many harried parents have time and again thought ways to deter their toddlers// from watching TV. These days there is a flood of TV channels, but how many are right for viewing by children. Well, we can count that on our fingertips. Now, adding parents is a scientific that can hel...

Teenagers may become violent after watching aggressive acts

Witnessing crime or violence may have a bad effect on the very impressionable// teens. These adolescents may feel that it’s ok to be violent and later they become violent too. In a five-year study done by the researchers of Harvard Medical School involving over 1500 children and teenagers have...

Study reveals that it is easy for people to learn from watching others learn

A Canadian research team from the University of Western Ontario had found out that it is possible to learn// complex physical actions by observing others. The study used a robot arm to show how to perform complex mechanical tasks to a group of people. When the video of this learning process w...

TV watching may turn your child into a bully

A new study on child behavior had pointed out that excessive exposure to television at the early childhood age might make the child indulge in bullying behavior.// A child is considered to be a bully when he repeatedly harasses and attacks other children. Bullying can be done by actual physica...

Reduce watching TV to prevent Obesity and Diabetes

Researchers at Harvard have found that an active lifestyle with limiting TV time could prevent obesity and type 2 diabetes. In a survey conducted in the US TV watching results in a lower metabolic rate when compared to activities like sewing, playing board games, reading, writing or driving a car. ...

Mind your looks for Bush visit, as world is watching

Mind your P's and Q's, trim your hair, cut your nails, polish your shoes, wear blazers and a special word of advice for the women, no gaudy saris please //-- just some of the do's and don'ts for Indian security personnel getting ready for the Bush visit. Tips on how to look and what to talk w...

Autism May Hinder Ability to Read Body Language

... University psychology department, found that adults with autism spectrum disorder had trouble identifying emotions, such as anger or happiness, while watching short video clips of body movements. The videos had no images of faces or sound. Those who had the most difficulty identifying emotions also did po...

Make Eye Exams Part of the Back to School Routine

...s or confuses small words when reading Consistently performs below potential Struggles to complete homework Squints while reading or watching television Has behavioral problems Holds reading material closer than normal Many parents are not as aware of the less ...

Young Kids' Screen Time May Raise Blood Pressure

... watching TV raises risk more than other low-level activitie...arents reported how much time the youngsters spent watching TV, playing video games, painting, sitting or doin...ood pressure. TV time was defined as time spent watching TV, videotapes or DVDs. Screen time was defined as...

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Heart Risk Factors in Kids

...cts, among other foods, he said. "Parents should focus on modifiable risk factors," Melamed said. "Children should not always be on the computer or watching television. They can drink more milk, rather than using supplements." More information Sources and effects of vitamin D are described by the ...

Millions Of U.S. Children Low In Vitamin D

...n in children who were older, female, African-American, Mexican-American, obese, drank milk less than once a week, or spent more than four hours a day watching TV, playing videogames, or using computers. The researchers also found that low levels of vitamin D deficiency were associated with poor bone ...

Birdies for Breast Cancer Announces Fifth Annual Charity Golf Classic Hosted by Top Women's Golfer, Cristie Kerr

... and second American to surpass the $10 million dollar mark in career earnings. Cristie's personal connection to breast cancer is a product of watching firsthand her mother's diagnosis and battle with the disease. She will be joined by a number of celebrity athletes at the Birdies for Breast Cancer Ch...

Prioritize Pregnant Women to Get Swine Flu Shot, Experts Say

...s' risks and benefits, signs of side effects to look for after vaccination, and information on how to report adverse events, she added. "We will be watching very closely for any signs that the vaccine is causing unexpected side effects, and we have systems in place to investigate those signals rapidly," Po...

Smart for Life(TM) and THINADVENTURE(TM) Sponsor Brandon Flowers Youth Sports Camp

... making an effort to better themselves physically, mentally and nutritionally. "Being a part of such a spectacular event was really incredible! watching these athletes interact with the kids and knowing the positive influence they are bringing to these young adults is very moving," comments Sasson Moul...

Northwest Hospital Introduces Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

...re administered once or twice a day, five days a week. The number of treatments depends on the body's response. Patients can relax during treatment by watching TV or videos on a screen specially fitted to the chamber. Treatments require a referral from the patient's physician and are covered by private insura...

CDC Panel to Recommend Who Should Get Swine Flu Shot

...s' risks and benefits, signs of side effects to look for after vaccination, and information on how to report adverse events, she added. "We will be watching very closely for any signs that the vaccine is causing unexpected side effects, and we have systems in place to investigate those signals rapidly," Po...

Stress, Bad Bedtime Habits Cause Insomnia

...ts can keep you up at night and cause problems during the day, says the head of a Texas sleep study facility. Stress, worry, caffeine, alcohol and watching TV in bed -- factors known as "poor sleep hygiene" -- are the major reasons why people can't shut down their bodies when it's time for sleep, explaine...

1 in 7 Low-Income Preschoolers Is Obese

...pulations," he said. "There have been initiatives to promote breast-feeding, initiatives to use low-fat or skim milk, initiatives to reduce television watching and shaping behaviors toward better nutrition and physical activity," he noted. But there remains a large racial and ethnic disparity in the obesit...

Pelosi Remarks at Press Conference Today on Health Care Reform and Medical Costs

...out time for this to happen and we fully intend to do so. It's pretty exciting, it's pretty exciting. You are a part of history and you are watching the legislative process at work, and it will take some time, but we are going to do it right and it will lower cost, improve quality, expand choices, ...

AIDS-like Illness Found in African Chimps

...humans and created the two existing forms of HIV. In their study, the researchers followed chimps in Tanzania's Gombe National Park for nine years, watching what happened to those infected with a simian equivalent of HIV. Their findings appear in the July 23 issue of Nature . The infected chimps wer...

Winners of the C. Everett Koop Health Project Award Announced

...itional information about past award recipients is available at http://thehealthproject.com . "Rather than stand by and do nothing while watching their health care costs escalate out of control, these companies are getting to the very heart of the problem: unhealthy behaviors," said Carson Beadl...

Association of Peruvian Anchovy Producers Pursues MSC Certification

... food giant, Unilever, together with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), formed the MSC in 1997 to promote responsible, sustainable fishing practices after watching the North Atlantic cod fishery (once the world's largest and richest fishery) collapse in the 1990s. With its global partners, the MSC has developed s...

Internet May Be Newest Venue for Teen Tobacco Exposure

...es latest place to view smoking-related content, study shows,,,, MONDAY, July 20 (HealthDay News) -- Even if you make sure your teen isn't watching TV shows or movies that glamorize smoking, he or she may still be getting positive tobacco messages via the Internet, particularly from popular social...

Potato Tops Poll To Be UK's National Veg

...of odd shaped fruit and veg to our shelves could mean a reduction in prices which is great news for households trying to stick to a healthy diet while watching what they spend". AXA PPP healthcare's Nutrition and Fitness website http://nutritionandfitness.axappphealthcare.co.uk/index.php?axacmp=pr ...

Cancer Patients Benefit From Speed, Accuracy of RapidArc Radiotherapy Treatments

...r before a patient has had much time to move." Dr. Bryant added, "This is an especially aggressive kind of brain tumor, so we'll of course be watching very closely how Peter's doing. RapidArc radiotherapy is an important component of his overall treatment." About Space Coast Cance...

Study: Bath time falls injure thousands of children annually

...,000 kids a year to the emergency department. That's an average of 120 kids every day who are hurt in the tub or shower.* In most cases, parents are watching their kids, but it doesn't matter. "Unfortunately, adult supervision isn't enough to prevent these injuries, they happen so quickly that a parent ...

Spa Chefs Prepare You for a Healthy Summer

...SPA members have got you covered this summer with tasty recipes they're cooking up. And, find out what spa chefs have to say about spa cuisine by watching this video . Below are some leading spa chefs' philosophies on spa cuisine: Chiva-Som International Health Resort , Hua Hin, T...

Supergoop! Award-Winning SPF 30 Sunscreen & Skin Protection Lotion Featured On The Today Show

...musician, and artist - Supergoop! followed a natural evolution. "After watching a close friend deal with skin cancer and related issues, and watching our children play outdoors day after day, we realized that it was not about...

Omega Medical Solutions Selects Allscripts Practice Management and Allscripts Payerpath Revenue Cycle Management

....newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081013/AQM041LOGO ) Omega selected Allscripts based on their experience using other practice management solutions and watching Allscripts Practice Management move to the forefront with high-value updates focused on simplifying and speeding client workflows, according to Lori C...

TV Ads Trigger Mindless Eating

... Kids watching food commercials consumed 45 percent more snacks, ... WEDNESDAY, July 1 (HealthDay News) -- watching food ads on TV leads to a boost in snacking among ...d commercials ate 45 percent more snack food while watching the show than children who watched the same cartoo...

Food Ingredients Industry Leaders Applaud the Launch of Health ingredients South America

... Vieira Filgueiras, cooking products development coordinator for Nestle . " Schincariol does not yet produce functional ingredients, but we are watching trends and seeking new ingredients. Hi South America 2009 brought us the news in this segment of the market," said Helana Almeida, of the company's...

Talk With Kids, Not At Them

...mp; Adolescent Medicine found that for every additional hour of television exposure, young children heard 770 fewer words from an adult. And, infants watching TV made fewer vocalizations when adults spoke to them. The UCLA study included 275 families with children between 2 months and 48 months old. They ...

No More Drama With TOMA LECHE

...nning storyboard entitled "The Day" ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/toma_leche/ ) from the CART students shows the story of two young lovebirds. While watching TV one afternoon, a boyfriend comes to the sad realization that it's his girlfriend's time of the month - the time when she takes him on an emotional ...

Unspoken memories of Holocaust survivors find silent and nonpathological expression

...nspoken. One recalled hearing a parent's nightly cries. Another remembered wondering about the numbers branded on a parent's arm, and others described watching their parents reminiscing or looking through old photographs or memorabilia. In contrast to previous and well-known psychological studies published ...
Other Tags
(Date:9/18/2014)... 2014Many Americans across racial and ethnic groups describe ... on their day-to-day life, more so than other ... speech (57% of African-Americans, 49% of non-Hispanic whites, ... asked which disease or ailment is the worst ... among African-Americans followed by AIDS/HIV. Hispanics and ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... carbon and nitrogen comprise all spheres of our ... have caused imbalances and perturbations that resulted in ... GHGs result in climate changes which influence the ... the atmosphere. Understanding these feedback mechanisms has become ... science during the past three decades. , In ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... probably the ultimate form of camouflage: you don,t just ... strategy is not as uncommon as you might think. ... USA, explains that the larval life stages of many ... of the anatomy that most creatures cannot make transparent. ... to shield each individual eye unit with an opaque ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Americans rate losing eyesight as having greatest impact on their lives 2Americans rate losing eyesight as having greatest impact on their lives 3Greenhouse gas research enters a new era 2Transparent larvae hide opaque eyes behind reflections 2
(Date:9/20/2014)... (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 Villa del ... resort did not experience any damage in relation to ... and activities available. , Hurricane Odile struck Cabo San ... wind, rain and powerful surf conditions. Located on the ... Islands of Loreto experienced some heavy rain, but no ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... 2014 On Monday, September 22, Loma ... cancer research grant from Hyundai Hope on Wheels at ... Hospital located on 11234 Anderson St., in Loma Linda. ... Payne, Associate Professor at Loma Linda University and Director ... in children. , Loma Linda University Medical ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... -- The avian flu that killed 160 harbor seals ... respiratory drops and therefore poses a potential threat to ... human illnesses have been linked to the harbor seal ... discovered natural mutations to the avian H3N8 seal virus ... in droplets. Current seasonal flu vaccines wouldn,t help ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... 2014 New PharmaPoint Drug Evaluation ... to 2023?. The asthma market saw very slow ... become saturated with relatively efficacious standard therapies, such ... corticosteroids and long-acting beta-agonists (ICS/LABAs), and leukotriene modifiers, ... However, the launch of seven novel targeted biologic ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... excitement is building up once again for the annual Mayberry Days ... Surry Arts Council will be celebrating its 25th year hosting the ... fans of the Andy Griffith Show. , The ... 1960 through 1968. The show ranked by TV Guide as ... North Carolina is where the show was filmed calling it the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto Fully Functioning After Hurricane 2Health News:Villa del Palmar at the Islands of Loreto Fully Functioning After Hurricane 3Health News:Loma Linda University Medical Center Receives $250,000 Research Grant From Hyundai Hope On Wheels In Honor Of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month 2Health News:Loma Linda University Medical Center Receives $250,000 Research Grant From Hyundai Hope On Wheels In Honor Of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month 3Health News:Avian Flu In Harbor Seals Could Infect People 2Health News:Symbicort Asthma Market Forecasts to 2023 - Overview, Efficacy, Safety & SWOT Analysis in New Report Available at LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com 2Health News:Symbicort Asthma Market Forecasts to 2023 - Overview, Efficacy, Safety & SWOT Analysis in New Report Available at LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com 3Health News:Symbicort Asthma Market Forecasts to 2023 - Overview, Efficacy, Safety & SWOT Analysis in New Report Available at LifeScienceIndustryResearch.com 4Health News:Mayberry Days Parade Cars will be Provided by Mount Airy Toyota and Mount Airy Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram 2
Other Contents