Volunteers Remove Garbage from Kashmir's Dal Lake
While officials continue to brood over exhaustive plans for its survival, some tourists and locals are setting an example to preserve Kashmir's famed Dal
Lake - fishing out tonnes of garbage that threatens to choke the lake.
A large number of people, including foreign and domestic tourists...
Ecologists Desperate to Save Dal Lake in Kashmir
The world famous Dal
Lake in Srinagar has always been a major attraction for anyone visiting Kashmir. But increasing pollution is fast reducing its original beauty.
The State authorities have been aware of the problems and plans have been made to clean the lake, but ecologists feel that ...
FDA Mandates Tougher Warnings for Pain Pills
...products have been recorded in the adverse-events database, said Dr. Gerald dal
Pan, head of the FDA's office of surveillance and epidemiology.
But tha...Drug Evaluation and Research, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, and Gerald dal
Pan, M.D., director, office of surveillance and epidemiology, U.S. Food and...
Delta Employees Blanket Salt Lake City Medical Center With Warm Gifts
SALT LAKE CITY, April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing a nine-year tradition of putting a quilt on every sick child's bed, Delta Air Lines (NYSE: dal
) employees today presented Primary Children's Medical Center in Salt Lake City a gift of more than 1,250 handmade quilts. Each quilt, inspired from a...
Easy Ethnic Election
... chick peas, ginger, garlic, cumin, and other delectable spices
-- Yellow dal
with Peas Pulao: A simple, authentic preparation of Indian basmati rice...Aloo Palak: Delicious mild blend of spinach gravy and chunks of potato
Mahkani: Black lentils and red kidney beans cooked in a mild creamy sau...
FDA to List Drugs Under Review for Safety Issues
...blem that requires further evaluation," Dr. Gerald dal
Pan, director of the FDA's Office of Surveillance ...he FDA is currently reviewing for safety problems, dal
Pan said. "This list is derived from issues identi... agency has identified a potential safety problem, dal
The initial list, released Friday on...
Trasylol Pulled From Worldwide Market
...dney damage compared with other drugs," Dr. Gerald dal
Pan, the FDA's director of the Office of Surveilla...ts undergoing cardiac bypass surgery. In addition, dal
Pan said, two studies this year found that the dru...s better than other drugs in controlling bleeding, dal
Pan said. "That study was halted because Trasylol ...
AHRQ and FDA to Collaborate in Largest Study Ever of Possible Heart Risks with ADHD Medications
...rlying risk factors who receive drug
treatment for ADHD, but it is unknown whether or not these events are
causally related to treatment," said Gerald dal
Pan, M.D., director of
FDA's Office of Surveillance and Epidemiology. "The goal of this study is
to develop better information on this question." The...
Feeding Programme Gives Hope to Tribal Mothers
...om the untapped resources available within it.
Under the programme, the guardians of the children bring food including vegetables, rice and dal
(pulses) to the Anganwadi centre. There is community participation in the cooking and feeding exercise of the children that takes place once in a day....
A Centre for Glycemic Index Testing Opened in Chennai
...isine and different ways of cooking, Sudha Vasudevan, research nutritionist, MDRF, said this giving an example of an Idli where the proportion of urad dal
and rice is not the same in each house hold.
M. Rema, MDRF vice-president, said a GI database for Indian foods could be useful in probing linkage...