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Skip the Burgers and Throw Some Veggies on the Grill

Health concerns raised by barbecued meats spur new ideas for the summer cookout FRIDAY, May 22 (HealthDay News) -- If you're given the choice between a grilled hamburger or a grilled Portobello mushroom this Memorial Day weekend, go for the veggie. Eating meat that's charred or well...

MP3 Player Headphones May Throw Off Cardiac Devices

Study found they could cause interference when placed too closely to pacemakers, ICDs SUNDAY, Nov. 9 (HealthDay News) -- Tucking the headphones for your iPod into your coat pocket might not be exactly heart-stopping, but it could interfere with the normal functioning of your implanted ...

Don't throw the candy out: Temptation leads to moderation

Banishing tempting goodies may not be the best way to keep from eating them. Tempting foods can actually increase willpower, according to new research in the Journal of Consumer Research . Although it seems counterintuitive, consumers show more self-control after they've spent some time in th...

Scripps Memorial Hospital Nurses Throw Out CNA

After failure to negotiate major improvements, California Nurses Association voted out by RNs SAN DIEGO, April 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Registered nurses at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas voted out the California Nurses Association (CNA) as their union in an election this week. T...

Lab Tests Throw Up New Path for Parkinson's

Finnish doctors say they have identified a new protein that, in rats, rescues brain cells whose death causes Parkinson's disease , the tragic degenerative disorder of the central nervous system. The new molecule, called conserved dopamine neurotrophic factor (CDNF), prevents the degeneratio...

Penn Researchers Throw Light on the Structure Of Smallpox Virus Protein

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine have shown the form of a crucial smallpox virus and the manner with which it attaches// itself to the DNA .The enzyme, which is named, as a topoisomerase has become a very important drug target for devising novel methods to combat sma...

UF scientists Throw light on the origin of vertebrate skeleton

Lampreys were thought to be different than other backboned animals, but recent study has shown that things may not be all that different in the genetics of their skeletal development. These findings will be published online in the National Academy of Sciences// UF scientists were able to find ...

New findings, throw light on obesity

An international team of researchers were studying Bardet-Biedl syndrome (BBS) and found that cells which lacks proper functional cilia gets lodged in the wrong places and cause obesity. // These cells which are in the brain which control appetite are at fault. These findings were published in...

Parents Lose Sleep Too When Students Begin School, Says Atlanta Sleep Medicine Clinic

...Atlanta Sleep Medicine Clinic says, "Adding more sleep deprivation to someone with an existing sleep disorder such as insomnia or sleep apnea can throw him or her over the edge. This extra sleep loss can potentially harm mood, ability to function at work, and even negatively affect the entire family.&...

As Good As a Deli, For the Price of Making It At Home

...d SAFCOL's line," says Jaclyn Smith, SAFCOL fan. "They're so flavorful and easy to use. I love that I don't even need to add any seasoning; I can just throw one in my purse and know that I have a delicious and nutritious lunch." Fast and easy meals no longer have to be expensive or inconvenient. Wi...

FDA Approves Expanded Use of Lilly's FORTEO(R) [teriparatide (rDNA origin) injection] to Treat Glucocorticoid-Induced Osteoporosis

...EO delivery device. Do not use FORTEO if it has been frozen. Do not use FORTEO after the expiration date printed on the delivery device and packaging. throw away the FORTEO delivery device after 28 days even if it has medicine in it (see the User Manual). For more information about FORTEO, includi...

Five Eating Patterns That Worsen Stress

...ing through a stressful time, any type of diet is stressful. This is true whether you're resolving to fast during the day, eat only one meal a day, or throw out all the junk food and start a whole new healthy eating plan. When you're under stress, the best approach is to make tiny changes. For exa...

American Hygiene Habits Getting Worse: International Study Reveals More Illness-Causing Germs Than Ever in American Kitchens

...germs to others. Cough into your elbow, rather than your hands, and sneeze into a tissue to minimize hand contact transmission of germs. Immediately throw away used tissues and wash your hands. "These simple, low cost activities can be quite effective in keeping families healthy," says ped...

Physics research with atomic force microscope could lead to better health care

...nd forms a desired shape. "This way you can prepare structures that can serve to sort materials at the nanoscale," he said. "Later on you virtually throw some other molecules on the surface, and maybe some of it will go into the grooves, depending on the chemistry." The researchers were able to prepa...

Put Safety First on the 4th

...ers. Always wear eye protection and keep all body parts away from a firework while lighting. After lighting, get out of range and stay alert. Don't throw or point fireworks at other people. Never re-light a dud. Instead, wait at least 20 minutes and then soak it in water. Do not allow children to ...

Minor League Baseball Teams Aim to Strike Out Cancer

... Central Islip, New York. "The Strike Out Cancer Now games give cancer patients and survivors like me a chance to show how far we've come. When I throw out that pitch, the power is back in my hands," said CTCA patient and breast cancer survivor Phyllis Ellis of Bloomfield, NJ. "I'm proud to be part of...

'7 Proven Steps: How to Defeat Stress Without Going Through the Embarrassment of Counseling': Proven Ways to Defeat Stress

...teps: How to Defeat Stress Without Going Through the Embarrassment of Counseling" offers ways to deal with the many different kinds of stress life can throw your way. Dr. Theu explains how to deal with the stress associated with things such as job loss, divorce, and bankruptcy through seven simple steps. ...

As World Health Organization Raises Influenza A (H1N1) Pandemic Alert to Level Six, Hygiene Council Recommends Simple Steps to Help Protect Families from Illness

...reading germs to others - i.e., cough into your elbow rather than your hands and sneeze into a tissue to minimize hand contact transmission of germs. throw used tissues away immediately and wash your hands. Avoid touching your mouth, nose and eyes with your hands. If you feel unwell with...

DEP Asks Pennsylvanians to Help Battle West Nile Virus

...nnsylvania since 2003, when West Nile virus was identified in late April of that year. Tips to eliminate standing water include: throw away tin cans, plastic containers, ceramic pots or similar water--holding containers that have accumulated on property. Pay special attention...

Interactive Video Games Offer Exercise Benefits

...when they started," he said. "They even felt a little bit younger, like they were kids again." Some of the seniors found it challenging at first to throw the bowling ball using the controller, but they figured it out, Willoughby said. "Some were really getting into it. They were recruiting their fri...

Eye Related Symptoms Bring More Than Tears to Allergy Sufferers, New Survey Reveals

...ties." For allergy sufferers who want to remain in contacts, Dr. Karpecki recommends single-use contact lenses - daily disposable lenses that you throw away at the end of the day. "Studies have shown that single use contacts, such as 1- DAY ACUVUE(R) MOIST(R) can be a healthy and more comfortabl...

It's Park Life for Edinburgh Students as Unite Unveils New Property Overlooking The Meadows

...g that young professionals in the city expect, Chalmers Street is a stone's throw away from the city's best restaurants, cafes and bars and boasts the same s... and all the city's main universities and best attractions are just stone's throw away." Prices for Chalmers Street start at £145 per week ...

PA's First West Nile Positive Sample of 2009 Discovered in York County

...u can eliminate those breeding areas and reduce your chances of contracting the virus." Tips to eliminate standing water include: throw away tin cans, plastic containers, ceramic pots or similar water--holding containers that have accumulated on property. Pay special attention ...

Social Security 'Problems' Are 'Misplaced Scare Tactics' and Media Missing Story of Solvency, Says Former Congressional Aging Committee Chief of Staff Bob Weiner

...the fewest babies themselves in our history (2.1 per family vs. 2.9 now), so the system will have to pay benefits to fewer people." "It's easy to throw out scare tactics to make news about Social Security -- but they are badly inaccurate. The system is sound. The real problem is Medicare, which will h...

Hilary Duff to Light Empire State Building Commemorating 24th Annual AIDS Walk New York

... Ceremony in the lobby of the Empire State Building. The event will begin at 12 p.m. and last for about 15 minutes. During the ceremony, Ms. Duff will throw a prop switch to illuminate a scale model of the Empire State Building in the building's lobby for members of the media and invited guests. On Su...

Traumatic brain injury haunts children for years with variety of functional problems: Two studies

...s, children in this group not only failed to catch up to peers, but appeared to fall further behind over time. Thus, severe traumatic brain injury may throw off children's normal developmental timetable. The authors noted that well-controlled longitudinal studies evaluating the same children over time are ...

ABCs and No Skinned Knees: Study Reveals Various Barriers to Physical Activity in Child Care

...oors on the playground." The child care providers said that during playtime, children learn gross motor skills, such as learning how to skip and throw a ball. They noted that children who master gross motor skills at an early age tend to become more self-confident than other children, win more friend...

Protecting Your Biggest Asset- Your Income

...ide-down, fast, says Darras. "Consider that people 35 years or older have a 50% chance of becoming disabled for over 90 days, before turning 65. throw in the average $722 a month you will receive if you are one of the fortunate few (35%) disabled applicants awarded Social Security Disability Insuranc...

Photos: How You Can Help Protect Yourself & Your Family From Swine Flu (H1N1)

...e, it's best to use a disposable facial cloth instead of a cloth handkerchief. Germs thrive in the dark creases of a bundled handkerchief. Immediately throw the tissue away after use and wash hands thoroughly. Avoid touching your eyes, mouth and nose, and if you do so, remember to wash your hands ...

Red Cross Urges Families and Communities to Prepare During Swine Flu Outbreak

...nitizers are also effective when soap and water aren't available. Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue or sleeve when you cough or sneeze. throw the tissue in the trash after you use it. Avoid close contact with people who are sick and stay home if you are feeling sick. ...

CAIR Asks U.S. Muslim Prayer Leaders to Urge Swine Flu Precautions

...ided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which include: * Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze. throw the tissue in the trash after you use it. * Wash your hands often with soap and water, especially after you cough or sneeze. Alcohol-based hands cl...

How to Raise an Eating Disorder-Free Child

...ck up on their parents' relationship with their own bodies and with food," Dr. Rosenfeld explains. Dr. Rosenfeld's advice for parents: throw out your scale and stop weighing yourself. Your child sees everything you do and seeing you weigh yourself has a significant impact on her perception ...

ISSA Personal Trainers Thrive, Even in Tough Economy

...ms, and says it makes it financially easier for her clients to work out on a regular basis as they focus on strongman techniques where "we flip tires, throw medicine balls and do Olympic lifts." In order to assist new fitness trainers with gaining experience, some fitness schools offer job placement a...

The World's First Complete Intimacy Kit for Safe and Clean Sex

...Kit" by Safe & Clean beautifully packs all this hypoallergenic protection into one discreet little box, and also had the brilliant mindset to throw a little extra fun and flavour into the mix. Not only does the Intimacy Kit contain four premium lubricated latex condoms and some extra personal l...

Home-Based Program Extends Seniors' Lives

...dical Center's Home Health Agency, said that "simple things can make a big difference." Some changes that can help, she said, include: Removing throw rugs from areas where you walk. Improving lighting throughout the house. Installing grab bars in the bathroom. Having an occupational therapist ...

Treating 'Complicated Grief' -- New NIMH Study Seeks 200 Older Adults Suffering from Unrelenting Symptoms of Complicated Grief for Participation in Non-Drug Clinical Trial

...lose attachment, be it spouse, adult child, friend, parent, or sibling -- along with the social, financial and medical issues that accompany it -- can throw an individual into a discouraging downward spiral. People who continue to struggle with bereavement after more than six months may be experiencing com...

Surprising Allergy Triggers May Be Making Your Spring Sniffles Worse

...g is in the air, and along with it, tree, flower, and weed pollens that can throw an allergy sufferer's immune system a curve ball. But the April issue of N...nvest in a HEPA air filter. Antibiotics. Taking antibiotics can throw the immune system out of balance by destroying the good bacteria along with...

Prilosec OTC(R) Fires Up A BBQ Tour for NASCAR(R) Fans

...iring up their grills during local events to compete for tens of thousands of dollars in prize money - and barbeque bragging rights. Whether the chefs throw down with a dry rub or a zesty sauce, lip-smacking BBQ will be available for fans on-site to enjoy. In addition to its NASCAR(R) sponsorships, ...

Folic Acid Supplements Raise Prostate Cancer Risk

... be good. You need to have adequate folate nutrition. But it doesn't get better if you have more, and it may get worse." The study is the latest to throw cold water on the hope that supplements can reduce the risk of cancer. Two studies reported late last year that supplements containing selenium, vitam...

Thinking Man's Chimp Shows 1st Animal 'Planning'

...nks Center at the Yerkes Primate Center at Emory University in Atlanta. "This ape must have learned that during displays he would run out of things to throw and, from this, he must have extrapolated that it would be good to have a pile of projectiles at the ready." "Apes in captivity enjoy pelting visit...
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