A Curse or Two Might Quell the Pain
Study finds that swearing may increase tolerance to sudden hurts,,,,
MONDAY, July 13 (HealthDay News) -- Ever blurt out a swear word after stubbing a toe or experiencing some other painful incident?
Your outburst might actually help lessen the pain, new research shows.
In a stud...
Domestic Abuse a Curse to Public Health
Domestic abuse has become a curse
to our society. Today morre than 8 million people are effected by this. And they are mainly women. The abuse has reached an epidemic propotions .
The study commissioned by the British Medical Association says that three in 10 women and one in five men suffe...
Folic Acid Supplementation in Bread: Boon to Neonates and Curse to Pensioners
Bread loaves would be fortified with certain vitamins, in order to reach out to the needful masses. This week, Government-commissioned report expected// supplementation of folic acid to be made a compulsion in bread would prevent neural tube effects like spina bifida.
But this step could prove...
Ageism A Curse In British Health Services
Despite evidence that even older patients benefit from timely treatment for stroke and mini-stroke (transient ischemic attack), a researcher //has warned in the latest issue of the BMJ that many doctors do not bother treating people over 80 in a timely manner. In other words, the researcher contend...
Does the Crowded TNF Market Really Need Two New Agents? Rheumatologists Provide Insight in the Wave One Report of LaunchTrends(TM): SIMPONI and CIMZIA
...e both of these agents as second or third line biologic options for the treatment of RA.
Dosing with Cimzia appears to be both a blessing and a curse
-- once monthly administration has high patient appeal, but the loading dose, large volume, two injection requirement, and potential patient confusion...
New Longevinex Advantage(R) Designed for Americans Who Want to Live Longer and Look Younger
...S, Calif., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- While scientists believe they are on the frontier of discovering technologies that will produce super longevity, the curse
of living longer is looking older. Now a new resveratrol-based dietary supplement - Longevinex Advantage(R) - has been designed for adults who want to...
NEWSWEEK: Media Lead Sheet/May 19, 2008 Issue (on newsstands Monday, May 12, 2008)
... interview w/ video http://www.newsweek.com/id/136105 - Olmert interview http://www.newsweek.com/id/136439 - Fayyad interview INTERNATIONAL: "A curse
From the Heavens" (p. 36). Beijing Bureau Chief
Melinda Liu opens this photo essay from Burma, which is still reeling from
the deadliest natural disas...
New research tools are too complex for easy answers, researchers say
...e lack of rigorous validation is a problem that currently plagues cancer research, Clarke added.
Another pitfall in using the new technology is the curse
of multi-dimensionality, Clarke said. You have a lot of measurements, and the statistical model gets very complicated. So sometimes you dont have enou...
America's Next Top Model Steps up for Psoriasis Awareness
...Dee English developed psoriasis at the age of 5; as a teenager, she
says she was "cursed" by psoriasis that covered 70 percent of her body.
Today, her curse
is her cause, and she is a spokesperson for the National
PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Team up with
Man Keeps Wife and Sons in Maggot-infested House
... it's on a 3- to 4-year-old, broken-English level,' he said. 'The 4-year-old jibber-jabbers. It's rambling stuff.'
Young said the two knew how to curse
because that's what they heard at home.
'The cuss words were the plainest words you can hear from them,' she said, recalling phone conversations ...
Otters reveal their identity
...In the future this will be the standard method of estimating population sizes of cryptic species", Bernd Gruber assumes. But as is often the case, the curse
lies in the detail: Attempts to determine the population size of wild cats failed several years ago, because insufficient cat hair stuck to the adhes...
Disappearing nest egg: Researcher studying declining numbers of macaws
"They are stunningly beautiful birds and have amazingly bright colors," he says.
"You have to admire them for their beauty, which is almost a curse
for them and one reason why they are so highly prized. But surprisingly little is known about them ?their movements, their habits, their reproduction...
Radiologists attempt to solve mystery of Tut's demise
...erges," Dr. Selim said.
Dr. Selim's team did not escape the so-called curse
that is said to plague anyone who disrupts the remains of the boy king.
...became ill. If we weren't scientists, we might have become believers in the curse
of the Pharaohs."
The CT examination of King Tut is part of a five-yea...
Value of services performed by insects tops $57 billion in US
... Think twice before you blithely swat, stomp, curse
or ignore insects, says Cornell University entomologist John Losey, who co-authored a study that shows the dollar value of some of those insect servic...