CSHL neuroscientists glimpse how the brain decides what to believe
It has probably happened to everyone at one time or another. You're driving to a restaurant for the very first time. At a crossroads, you make a turn. You drive for several minutes, and then several minutes more. Nothing in sight. The disturbing thought creeps into your mind: "I should be there by...
Who Decides How to Save Your Life?
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif., Jan. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- A scary question indeed.
We're not talking about the decision made by a bystander to intervene with
CPR or First Aid, or even the Emergency Room physician who determines your
course of care. We are talking about the people who do the education,
Love Says Chanting Helps Decides About Cobain's Possessions
Rocker Courtney Love revealed that she chants as she decides
what to do with her late husband Kurt Cobain's possessions.
Chanting is used by many Buddhists celebrities including Tina Turner to help her overcome sorrow and be happy.
Love reportedly wrote on her website: "I chanted two hou...
New Jersey Decides to Support $500 M Stem Cell Research
The state of New Jersey has reached an agreement to support a $ 500 million research to further stem cell studies. This latest legislation comes// three years after the groundbreaking decision to legalise stem cell research, being only the second state in US to do so. The first bill for $ 270 milli...
UP government decides to suspend doctor named in sting operation
Uttar Pradesh government today decided to suspend Ajay Kumar Aggarwal, one of the two doctors from the state who figured in a sting operation by a television channel for allegedly agreeing to amputate the limbs of beggars. //
Director General (Medical and Health) B Nath said here that Dr Aggarw...
Hospital Says There Is Time but Baby Decides Otherwise
Joanne Greenshields, 30, went to Wishaw General Hospital, Lanarkshire, after her waters broke.But she was examined by the hospital authorities// and was told that there was more time and sent back home. When this heavily pregnant mother was returning home she gave birth to the baby in the house aft...
Campbell Decides To Boost Publicity about Prostate Cancer
Prostate cancer is one of the deadliest diseases in UK. Symptoms include a frequent need to urinate, especially at night and a need to rush to the loo//.
Hence DUP MP Gregory Campbell has decided to conduct a campaign to increase awareness about prostate cancer. Prostate cancer kills 220 men in...
Gene Decides How Much Exercise In Needed For The Elderly People
Research suggests that the reason why elderly population differs in their ability to exercise for better physical ability may be genetical by //nature.
Researchers found that an enzyme involved in blood pressure regulation may also influence how the body responds to exercise. The findings, by ...
Teens May Not Benefit from Pap Tests
...illance does as well," Franco said.
But the decision on screening and follow-up will continue to be made country by country, he said. "Each society decides
on its own threshold of maximum benefit," Franco noted.
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, a government agency, is expected to issue new age ...
As Lawsuits Hit the MTA, Personal Injury Lawyers Consider How Much is Too Much, or Too Little
...ame they should pay their part . If the claimant is partly to blame they don't get compensated for their part. That's the law in this State. If a jury decides
that a person is 505 at fault they only ger 50% of their damages. Banning the claim outright would allow the MTA to walk away from their share of resp...
Vanderbilt researchers pioneer an advanced sepsis detection and management system
...ll phones.) When a doctor gets an alert, she checks out the patient. If she decides
it was a false alarm, the system goes to sleep for 48 hours before resuming operation. If she decides
the system was right and begins treatment, the alert system turns off for a...
Successful Disease Management Programs Can Play Role in Health Care Reform
...vides financial support for the initiative, with the operation and implementation of the program being done solely by the states and CNS. If the state decides
to share data with Lilly, the data is blinded and aggregated and does not contain information about individual patients or providers. In addition, Lil...
Support Bristol's Highly Qualified Independent Nominees for Advocat Board
...proved the employment contracts of key senior management requiring Advocat to continue to pay the CEO up to 250% percent of his contract -- if Advocat decides
NOT to renew the contract! We believe this results in a guaranteed bonus for senior management regardless of performance. Mr. Council's Employment ...
Study reveals current multi-component vaccines may need reworking
... of Rochester Medical Center, and funded by the National Institutes of Health.
"Evolution may have chosen kinetic stability as the way in which it decides
which pieces of disease-causing invaders activate a full T cell response because it may make it more likely that T cells can destroy cells infected wi...
Stonebrook Manor Gives Away Luxurious Wedding Receptions in Colorado
...tions. The dilemma being, how does she afford such a wedding - especially during a global recession? Waiting all of these years for Mr. Right and he decides
to show up now?
Stonebrook Manor is here to help fulfill these wishes of luxury and enchantment by giving away Colorado wedding receptions ...
Better Hair Days With Milk
...rnia, the spot explains that the Princess of Velmont is unmarried because of her ugly hair, represented by Medusa's storied snakes. One day, the king decides
to give his daughter in marriage to the man who could tame her horrible locks. While many courageous men unsuccessfully try to fight the snakes off w...
Swine Flu Continues to Spread Across U.S.
... adults, the CDC is now recommending that affected schools remain closed for two week instead of one week, Schuchat said. Although, what any community decides
to do is up to them and their own analysis of the situation, she added.
Meanwhile, the scope of the swine flu outbreak in Mexico might not be as ...
InsureMyTrip.com Informs Travelers of Insurance Companies Response to Swine Flu
...ve coverage for claims resulting from Swine Flu. However, an individual who decides
to cancel a trip because he or she is afraid of contracting Swine Flu would...may also need to be adjusted to match the new travel period. If the insured decides
to cancel his/her trip altogether, we will offer a full refund of their pol...
Fast-Track of Socialized Healthcare Imminent
...r was like embracing Hugo Chavez's political strong-arming tactics. Gregg also said: "What you've essentially got here is negotiations where one side decides
to pick up a gun and load it, and the other side has the gun pointed at its head ."
With Democrats pushing to pass the budget resolution with the...
Spiritual Leaders' Teachings Collected in New Novel
... Play is when one participates in the co-creation of the universe. Similar to a state of lucid dreaming, where the dreamer is aware he is dreaming and decides
to have fun with the dream, a person in a state of co-creation experiences every action as being an effortless, natural response to every circumstance...
CuraGen Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
...ny does not intend to or expect to disclose any developments regarding the process until, if ever, a definitive agreement is entered into or the Board decides
to terminate the process.
Statements in this press release regarding management's future expectations, beliefs, i...
Timing May Matter in Organ Donation Decisions
... Study highlights importance of a gap between bad news and request
WEDNESDAY, April 22 (HealthDay News) -- Whether a family decides
to donate -- or not donate -- a dying relative's organs depends on many things, but who makes the request and when it's made are key, U.K. researchers...
Obama Notre Dame Abortion Tension Mounts: Good Friday Protests at White House, and in Dallas, Los Angeles, and Fort Wayne
...Our primary goal is two-fold: First, to create such a nationwide political mud pit for President Obama to wade through over the next six weeks that he decides
it is too big a political liability to speak at Notre Dame . Second, to insure that Notre Dame President Jenkins is dismissed, and replaced by some...
Trista Sutter Announces She Will Get the Essure Permanent Birth Control Procedure
... Trista Sutter, the Original Bachelorette, decides
Her Family is Complete After the Birth of Her Second Child
VAIL, Colo., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- After the arrival of her second child (a baby...
Human papillomavirus lesion identified at the dentist
...ue ability to diagnose disease at an early stage. All dentists are trained to do comprehensive oral screening examinationseach individual practitioner decides
on how to implement their training in their practices."
Numerous studies have shown a connection to oral and overall health. That is why it is impo...
HotHead Technologies' Heat Sensor Shows Exciting Potential by Kennesaw State University Researchers
actual body temperature and the relayed information. This is just a good,
solid device. I am confident that when HotHead Technologies decides
to go to
market, it will be ready."
As the spring football season approaches, universities and high schools
throughout the country are beginnin...
Xmark Sends Letters to Icagen's Board of Directors: Questions Company's Leadership as Well as Motives Behind Adoption of Poison Pill
...a great deal of common stock.
Please be advised that if the Company decides
to raise capital in a dilutive offering, we will have no alternative but to...d amaze us at this point.
Again, please be advised that if the Company decides
to raise capital in a dilutive offering, we will evaluate all available opt...
American-Based NGO Sends Emergency Medical Relief to Uganda
...r 29, 2008 -- Sometimes a nightmare disrupts our sleep; we are jarred awake. In Uganda, escaping the living nightmare is not so simple, until someone decides
it must end. It is here that PROJECT C.U.R.E. steps in, meets partners and works with them to deliver health and hope into situations devastated by...
MDS Inc. Announces Appointment of James S.A. MacDonald as Chairman of Board of Directors
... John T. Mayberry decides
to Step Down as Chairman
TORONTO, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - MDS Inc. (TSX: MDS; NYSE: MDZ ), a leading provider of products and serv...
Thanksgiving Cooks Serve up a Side of Safety to Loved Ones
...turkey fryers pose a number of distinct
safety concerns, including burn and fire hazards, UL has decided not to
certify any turkey fryers. If a family decides
they must use a turkey fryer
this Thanksgiving, UL urges them to be extremely cautious.
In addition to seeking out cooking appliances with the UL Ma...
What happens in Vegas? Place as a risk factor for suicide
...this geographical suicide cluster, but these need further research. "One would be 'gambler's despair'someone visits Las Vegas, bets his house away and decides
to end it all. Another would be that those predisposed to suicide disproportionately choose Las Vegas to reside in or visit. And, finally, there may b...
Unsightly Fat Beautifies Body
...ease her chest size from an A-cup to a C-cup. She opposes breast implants because of the unnatural look and follow-up surgeries every 10 years. Susie decides
upon a lesser-known alternative called Autologous Fat Transfer, in which fat is delicately removed from her body using a gentle liposuction technique....
Economic Update: You Should Invest (in Your Appearance)
...slinger in a gritty western, those creases, lines
and pores may very well be holding you back, in ways that you may not even
realize. Perhaps the boss decides
you are not conveying enough vim and
vitality, so he sends you on a bogus errand to keep you out of a key sales
meeting with an important client. Your...
Safety Threat to Rochester Still Remains Despite Approval Of Canadian Pacific's Railroad Acquisition Of DM&E
...ls have ignored the
requests for more thorough review and have ruled that it will require
future assessment and oversight only if the Canadian Pacific decides
proceed with DM&E's controversial Powder River Basin (PRB) expansion.
"The Coalition has never opposed the Canadian Pacific's acquisition of
PBS KIDS(R) and PBS KIDS GO!(sm) Explore Halloween's Tricks and Treats
... discover that a great way to stay healthy
and keep germs away is by washing their hands with soap and water.
"Must See TV" (NEW) - October 23 - Sid decides
to sit and watch
television all weekend long. There's just one problem with his plan:
sitting around and not moving would make his body feel terrible....
A new light on the brains of people with borderline personality disorder
...lled an investor sends $20 to the other called a trustee. The investment is tripled, and the trustee splits the profits with the investor. The trustee decides
how much to send back, thus determining whether the investor recoups a profit or not. Profit requires cooperation between trustee and investor.
Single-Pill Combinations Diovan HCT and Exforge Approved in US as First-Line Treatments for High Blood Pressure
...ent when Tekturna is
used in combination with ACE inhibitors or beta blockers. Exforge and
Diovan HCT may be used as the first medicine if your doctor decides
likely to need more than one medicine to lower your high blood pressure.
What is the most important information ...
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation to Appeal Judgment in Alabama Pricing Case
... Jury verdict in Montgomery County Circuit Court awards $33 million in compensatory damages
in favor of Novartis and rejects claims for punitive damages
NPC maintains it reported true and accurate prices and will file appeal
Scientists Find Way to Dim Cancer Switch
...ogrammed to commit suicide if they detect that they're damaged. "The cell says, 'I shouldn't be alive, something is wrong with me, I'm broken.' And it decides
to kill itself," Felsher said.
But in some cases, the cells don't automatically kill themselves as they're programmed to do. Instead, proteins send...
FDLI Publishes Comprehensive Handbook on Pharmaceutical Risk Management
... surveillance maze, including:
-- What actions to take to determine if the benefits of a drug outweigh its risks; and -- What to do if FDA decides
new safety information requires companies to make changes in the marketing of existing drugs. The nuts-and-bolts book also includes instructive ...