Cool Air Blown Under Pads May Protect Footballers From Illness
Reduced core body temperatures could limit deaths from heat stroke, study says
THURSDAY, July 10 (HealthDay News) -- Blowing cool dry air under a football player's uniform may prevent heat-related illness, University of Florida researchers report.
Forcing the cool air between a play...
Cool, Dry Air Blown Under Football Shoulder Pads Reduces Body Temperature and Heart Rate, New Research Finds
New Possibility to Reduce Potential for Heat Illness, Study Suggests
Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) July 10, 2008 -- Cool, dry air flowing between the athlete and their football pads reduces core body temperature and heart rate dramatically, thereby reducing the likelihood of...
Cool, air blown under football shoulder pads reduces body temperature and heart rate, research finds
ORLANDO, Florida Cool, dry air flowing between the athlete and their football pads reduces core body temperature and heart rate dramatically, thereby reducing the likelihood of heat-related illness, a study released today at the 2008 American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting...
Nurse Has Miraculous Escape as Window is Blown Off an Air Ambulance
Chris Fogg, a critical care nurse and a resident of Idaho in US had a miraculous escape while traveling by an air ambulance .
He was flying with a patient and the pilot last Wednesday from Twin Falls, Idaho, to Seattle when a window was blown
off. At that time they were flying at a height of 20...
Moores UCSD Cancer Center Luau & Longboard Invitational Celebrates 16 Years of 'Surfing for a Cure' to Raise Funds for Cancer Research
...ut the emphasis is not on skill level but rather participation and support for cancer research. Following the invitational, a ceremonial conch will be blown
at 11:30 a.m. to signal the beginning of the luau, which will feature a sumptuous buffet, live music and traditional Polynesian dance presentations as...
ARTHUR(R) and CVS Caremark Debut the Winner of the 'ARTHUR/All Kids Can Character Search' June 30 on PBS KIDS GO!(SM)
...recognition of his achievement, CVS Caremark presented a donation of $5,000 to St. John the Baptist School for library or arts curricula.
"I was blown
away by his design and the thought that went into inventing his character," said Brown. "He is so talented."
While taping the segment, the produ...
Travel Continues Despite Swine Flu Concerns
...okings associated with Mexican travel, as necessitated by the Swine Flu situation.
Travelers should act on science, and not on rumors or reports blown
out of proportion. The World Health Organization and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issue advisories that are up-to-the-minute and...
Summer Safety Tips: Protect Children's Eyes in Sun, Sports Activities
...r baseball, basketball and racket sports, including tennis.
If sand gets in your child's eyes, don't let him rub it. If a child gets sand blown
or thrown into his eyes, an adult should immediately take him to a sink with running water. Do not allow him to rub his eyes; this can cause damage to...
Hallmark Cards Increases Investment In Cards For a Cure™ with Major Advertising and PR Campaign for Mother's Day 2009
... in March during the lead up to Mother's Day and comprises a three-week national TV advertising push, supported by high impact in-store POS and a full blown
public relations programme.
The ad will air on national channels from the first of March 2009 and the PR drive will involve endorsement from ...
New Local TV Ad Campaign To Educate St. Louis Women About Cervical Cancer Prevention and HPV Testing
...rategies -- Pap testing, HPV testing, HPV vaccination -- so that they can assure they too never have to suffer the emotional and physical harm of full blown
For more information, or to view the ad, visit www.theHPVtest.com .
A bout HPV and cervical cancer :
The American C...
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Pyrex brand reusable serological pipet, color-coded, for cotton plugging
Description:... Colored graduations are enameled onto the glass. The two rings indicate the pipet is calibrated "To Deliver" its total capacity when the last drop is blown
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Pyrex brand reusable serological pipet, color-coded, large tip opening
Description:...eled onto the glass. Two narrow bands or one wide band at the top indicate the pipet is calibrated"To Deliver"its total capacity when the last drop is blown
out. O.D. L 8 350 mm graduations and accuracy 0-4.9 0.1 mL volume 5.0 mL...
Pyrex brand reusable serological pipet, color-coded
Description:...s are color coded by size for easy identification and sorting. Colored graduations are enameled onto the glass. These "to deliver" (TD) pipets must be blown
out to obtain total rated capacity....
Shandon High-Capacity Section Dryer
Features:... heated air blown
up through base and back to rapidly dry sections without overheating digitally controlled heated air ranging from 40-90C polished stainless steel cham...
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August 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights
...y, Nanjing 210093. Pages 727-730.
Densely populated East Asia is often hit by severe dust storms. It has been suggested that the dust particles are blown
from the arid lands of northern China. However, scientists know little about the accurate source regions and the role of anthropogenic activities in t...
When palm trees gave way to spruce trees
... open, and lying now at the bottom of today's Norwegian-Greenland Sea. Sediment cores taken from there contained a record of ancient spores and pollen blown
from the continent to the west.
"These marine sediment cores give us a very precise chronology of the changes in the dominant land plants," said Dr...
Trading energy for safety, bees extend legs to stay stable in wind
...ere rolled to one side or the other roughly 80 percent of the time, at which point the bees would become unstable and either crash to the ground or be blown
from the airstream. Bees were able to reach higher speeds when flying in lower levels of turbulence, altered through the use of different types of scr...
Google Earth aids discovery of early African mammal fossils
... caught his eye: bands of red in the white limestone walls of the quarry. He quickly realized the red bands represented layers of loose soil that were blown
into ancient caves.
"Suddenly it dawned on me: There should be animals preserved in that sediment, too, because caves often act as traps," Gingeri...
Researchers report 'moderately large' potential for red tide outbreak in Gulf of Maine region
...y cells will be in the water from the germination of cysts and potential growth of that population, but not whether those cells and that water will be blown
These types of red tide or harmful algal bloom (HAB) advisories can help the economy. Advance warning of a potentially troublesome yea...
Marine scientists warn of potential for spring, summer red tide outbreak in Gulf of Maine
...stimate how many cells will be in the water from the germination of cysts and potential growth of that population, but not whether those cells will be blown
Advance warning of a potentially troublesome year for harmful algae can give shellfish farmers and fishermen time to make contingency pla...
Breakthrough made in energy efficiency, use of waste heat
...tential applications are broad.
The most immediate and obvious, of course, might be automotive air conditioning, where heat energy that's now being blown
out the tailpipe might be used to power the car's air conditioning. The integration of a generator into this technology might allow it to also produce...
Lohafex provides new insights on plankton ecology
...e silicic acid (the raw material of diatom shells). Iron sources for natural blooms are melting icebergs or terrestrial input from streams or via dust blown
off Patagonia. Hence a major finding was that other algal groups, although stimulated by iron fertilization, are unable to make blooms equivalent to t...
Dust deposited in oceans may carry elements toxic to marine algae
... SANTA CRUZ, CA--Dust blown
off the continents and deposited in the open ocean is an important source of nutrients for marine phytoplankton, the tiny algae that are the foundatio...
Story tips from the Departments of Energy's Oak Ridge National Lab -- March 2009
... Young Professor Award and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research. [Contact: Ron Walli, (865) 576-0226; firstname.lastname@example.org ]
MATERIALS -- blown
away . . .
An Oak Ridge National Laboratory study of structural damage from Hurricane Ike in 2008 shows that buildings with large openings such as...
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New Scientific Worldview 'Biocentrism' Featured in The Huffington Post - #1 Weblog in the World
...ottom would fall off.' And before Galileo, it seemed stupid to think that we were whirling around the sun at 67 thousand miles per hour. It would have blown
the hair off our head, right? Once again, puzzles of science -- and a string of new scientific experiments -- are forcing a rethink of the world that ...
New drugs faster from natural compounds: A UC San Diego breakthrough
...the chemical structures of known NRPs and other related information and determining what the data signature would look like if a mass spectrometer had blown
the compound part.
"Natural products have a long history in therapeutic development and many were discovered before the digital recording of mass ...
Collexis BiomedExperts Fast Approaching 150,000 Registered Users
...g developer of semantic search and knowledge discovery software, announced today that their life science research portal www.BiomedExperts.com has blown
past the 145,000 registered user mark and will easily surpass 150,000 by the end of April. The unique visitor traffic in March has exploded to over 6...
Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Kraton Polymers for Developing a New Generation of Polymer Grades Suitable for High-Speed Processing in Nonwoven Manufacture
...inating the need to laminate three layers. In addition, the resulting elastic fabrics offer a soft feel, and good drape-ability.
The elastic melt blown
grade allows customers, who do not have bicomponent fiber technology, to replace the elastic film in the current laminated constructions. The resultin...
BNBI Employees Donate 1,000 Backpacks to Frederick County School Children
...ly until last
summer when BNBI launched its Backpack Campaign.
"While we were impressed last year when BNBI employees donated 550
backpacks, we were blown
away when BNBI called a few weeks ago and said
they had met their goal of raising enough for 1,000 backpacks," said
"The idea for this commu...
LPGA Pro, Jill McGill, Encourages Indoor and Outdoor Allergy Sufferers to Challenge Their Course
...our home -- Try to avoid being outside on days when pollen count and humidity are reported to be high, or on windy days when pollen and dust gets blown
around -- Don't hang your clothes outside to dry, as they may collect pollen and mold -- Minimize early morning activities when pollen is us...
The Milkweed Effect: Disseminating Technology to New Regions
...d work-style change is possible, and makes a valuable contribution to communities distant from the technology centers.
Like a thousand small seeds blown
from the milkweed pod, these new technology nomads will set down roots and grow in regions that provide quality-of-life benefits while enabling techno...
Free trade vs. fair trade
...hrough NAFTA and the World Trade Organization.
None of this stuff is new, London said. It just seems to have reached a critical level that has just blown
the doors off of everything.
One argument against outsourcing, according to Madison consultant Thomas Caldwell, is that a company can invest too m...
Stay out of crossfire when Midwest technology workers go to war
...h combatants are muttering about the other one's work habits, attitude or intelligence. After that, no one is safe. Any little incident or remark gets blown
out of proportion and things get personal.
People become paranoid. "She's out to get me!" An otherwise normal co-worker starts to resemble a posse...
Beware the cold-call job interview
...time entrepreneur who was pitching a nice little product she had created. The product wasnt earth-shattering, but it filled a genuine need.
I wasnt blown
out of the water by the womans business concept. But I loved the fact that she was doing it on her own, without asking permission from anyones corpora...
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...s and more. Shop for a Bandai Chld Omnitrix Illuminator Ver 2 and other Toy items from Target.com. So do firefighters, if it means not getting blown
up. ... (Paul) has to get the Daily Illuminator queue nice and full before he departs ... Patron of Armenia. Husband and father, bishop, d. possi...