Meningitis Vaccine Seems to Work Like a Charm
Study finds it has led to a considerable reduction in infection rates,,
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 14 (HealthDay News) -- Rates of pneumococcal meningitis, a potentially life-threatening infection, have declined substantially since a new vaccine was introduced in 2000, a new study shows.
Chuck the Charm Bracelets, Parents warned!
A freebie for children in the form of bracelet, distributed by Reebok, for purchase of children’s shoes has been found to contain high levels of lead. Health Canada has advised parents to chuck the potentially harmful charm
The bracelet’s heart shaped charm, which carries the Re...
Kidney Paired Donation: 16 Patients, Four Hospitals, Four States
...n Co. in Kinde, 9 miles north of Bad Axe, Bruce had been on thrice-weekly dialysis treatments due to kidney failure for the past year. With an outward charm
and gift for giving, Bruce was a natural to play Santa Claus, which he has done for more than 30 years until the dialysis sapped his energy and forced...
Revitalized Village Sparkles in the North Country
... , Yale , Cornell and Colgate , and directly across Lake Champlain is the University of Vermont .
The village retains a Norman Rockwell type charm
with a vibrant downtown, prime location and close-knit family-oriented community. "Where else can you drive that one mile and have such a view of Lak...
Champions Shawn Johnson & Phil Jackson Wear Energy Muse Jewelry
... Top Athletes Use Energy Muse Jewelry As Their Lucky charm
LOS ANGELES, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- It was more than just the skip in their step and the twinkle in their toes that synched the win for Olympic m...
Pitt, Berkeley researchers reconstruct seashells to model nervous system function
... PITTSBURGHThe enchantingly colored seashells that lend beaches their charm
could also provide information about how the brain converts memories and sensory information into action, according to research from the University of...
Nothing But Nets, Gavin DeGraw and Tom Cavanagh Help Save Lives in Uganda
...recording artist Gavin DeGraw will release a new collection of songs, entitled FREE - a raw, organic-sounding recording that showcases DeGraw's earthy charm
and ever-evolving songwriting talent. In keeping with the stripped-down feel of FREE, DeGraw will hit the road on March 27th for an extensive spring t...
The first Intervention About Women Compulsive Gamblers Airs on A&E February 23, 2009 at 9 PM: Williamsville Wellness will be Featured
...been restored and has all modern conveniences and comforts, but retains the charm
and serenity of a 19th Century manor. Neighbors like Patrick Henry visited ...joyed its hospitality years and years ago, and patients will enjoy the same charm
and hospitality now.
Williams Wellness offer a unique approach of ment...
Video: Diet Coke and Heidi Klum Use Their 'Charm' to Raise Awareness of Women's Heart Health
...y 22, 2009, Klum will wear the Diet Coke Red Dress charm
on the Red Carpet at the Academy Awards(R) to help...d to enter to win a limited-edition version of the charm
by entering the Red Dress charm
Sweepstakes at DietCoke.com .
"For more tha...
Beware of Toxic Toys This Holiday Season
...layed mental and physical development, and even death. According to PIRG, a 4-year-old boy died of lead poisoning in 2006, after swallowing a bracelet charm
that was 99 percent lead by weight.
PIRG said it also found a piece of children's jewelry that was 45 percent lead by weight -- more than 750 times...
Global Agricultural and Environmental Diagnostics Market to Reach $2.4 Billion by 2012, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts
Dominant global forces profiled in the report include Agdia Inc., Biocontrol Systems Inc., Biomerieux SA, Biotrace International Plc., charm
Sciences, C-Qentec Diagnostics, Eurofins Scientific, IDEXX Laboratories, Inc., Neogen Corporation, R-Biopharm, Strategic Diagnostics Inc., and VICAM a...
ZoomAlbum operates virtually
...tal displays. ZoomAlbum is a clever and creative way to transform gigabytes of digital images into albums that can be shared easily.
Certainly, the charm
of this product is worth noting in this column. But its important to add that there is a very clever business strategy behind the company, as well. R...