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800 Patients to be Dumped from Hospital Waiting Lists

Mounting pressure on district heath boards (DHB) has led to the development of proposals to dump about 800 Auckland patients from hospital //waiting lists in one shot before the end of the month. The move follows the government’s requirement that only patients who can be guaranteed treatment i...

In Both the U.S. and Mexico, we Must Advance not Retreat From Strategic Government Goals Regarding Drug Addiction and Drug-Related Crime, Says Narconon International

...his is where drug education and prevention come in, and rehabilitation. The vicious alternative to an ethical and drug-free society is being dumped on our doorsteps. But those persons might once have been educated, or rehabilitated. Effective drug rehab methods exist. Recovery is possible. Do we ...

Sunken, Unexploded Bombs Pose Cancer Risk

... eat seafood, one ecologist warns. "Unexploded bombs are in the ocean for a variety of reasons -- some were duds that did not explode, others were dumped in the ocean as a means of disposal. And we now know that these munitions are leaking cancer-causing materials and endangering sea life," University o...

Be Green with B. Braun: Company Shares Expertise, Environmentally Responsible Products at ASHP 2008

...the United States had used B. Braun's PVC-free, DEHP-free IV products in 2007, more than 46,000 tons of material could have been recycled, rather than dumped in landfills or incinerated, which releases harmful dioxins in the air. In addition to providing the waste weight calculator and other enviro...

Expert: Long-term care health coverage a hidden casualty of economic slide

...ltimately file claims, Kaplan said. One of the industry's largest carriers recently saw its credit rating downgraded, he said, and another essentially dumped all of its policies on a state-administered trust this week. "These state trust funds try to guarantee policies in the event a company fails, but t...

Health Robotics Announces IV Station (TM Pending) a Centrally-Controlled,

...of the hospital's IV solutions that are filled on Friday come back on Monday because of changes in patient conditions, and the returned IVs are simply dumped down the drain. The same study found that among three Intensive Care Units treating 1,759 patients, 37 of these patients ended up with infections cont...

Researchers control growth rate of replacement blood vessels, tissues

...d the scaffold and the nanoparticles. As the tissue grows, it crawls into the scaffold, which eventually dissolves. "Growth factor is typically dumped in and releases over a period of hours," said Giannobile, who also directs the Michigan Center for Oral Health Research. "With certain wounds you migh...

Research Gets Closer to Origin of Parkinson's Disease

...hiva University's Albert Einstein College of Medicine, in New York City. "Normally," she said, "this garbage is removed before it builds up, and is dumped into garbage containers called lysosomes, which make sure things can move about the neurons fast and freely." Such a filtering process for disposin...

NEWSWEEK: Media Lead Sheet/November 19, 2007 Issue (on newsstands Monday, November 12)

...rry. "It's Ms. America To You" (p. 58). Senior Editor Barbara Kantrowitz explores one of the most iconic moments in the feminist movement, when women dumped symbols of female oppression-girdles, steno pads, and stilettos-into a "freedom trash can." Bras went in, too, but none were burned, in the midst of t...

Most comprehensive study of mercury in dental fillings begins

... arrived too late to be planted, so against orders not to eat it, the seed was ground and eaten. Thousands of people became ill. Much of the grain was dumped in ditches and beside rivers after it was pinpointed as the cause of the poisoning. From there, it entered the food chain again through poisoned fish ...
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Wastewater produces electricity and desalinates water

...arged would once again produce neutral, salty water, so the acidity and alkalinity are not an environmental problem assuming the cleaned wastewater is dumped into brackish water or seawater. However, the bacteria that run the cell might have a problem living in highly acidic environments. For this experi...

Waste water treatment plant mud used as 'green' fuel

...atest issue of the journal Environmental Science and Pollution Research that it is "the best option for getting rid of mud that would have had to be dumped elsewhere, while also powering the plant". "As this mud is already waste, burning it does not enter into the atmospheric CO 2 emissions assigned t...

Link between unexploded munitions in oceans and cancer-causing toxins determined

...the rates of carcinogenic materials. "Unexploded bombs are in the ocean for a variety of reasons some were duds that did not explode, others were dumped in the ocean as a means of disposal," said Porter. "And we now know that these munitions are leaking cancer-causing materials and endangering sea lif...

Shrimp trawling may boost mercury in red snapper, study suggests

...with fish taken from similar habitats within artificial reef permit areas, which shrimp trawlers tend to avoid for fear of losing their nets on debris dumped there to create artificial reef structures. Findings indicated a clear elevation in mercury levels among juvenile red snappers in areas of the norther...

New method identifies meth hot spots

...s are mixed, they generate a large amount of chemical waste. It's typically dumped down the drain but may be stored, buried or dumped elsewhere. ...

Living fossils have long- and short-term memory

...shelled cephalopods that thrived in the tropical oceans 450150 million years ago. However, in the intervening years their modern soft bodied relatives dumped the shell and developed complex central nervous systems; which makes Nautilus ideally suited to discover the evolutionary pathways that led to the dev...

Central targets may hinder wider waste management objectives

...that is produced more sustainably. European Union legislation is imposing progressively tighter restrictions on the amount of municipal waste that can dumped in landfill sites, and authorities face individual recycling and composing targets. As a result of the Governments 2004 Gershon efficiency review, loc...

Dominant cholesterol-metabolism ideas challenged by new research

...ng protein, apoA1, to generate an HDL cholesterol particle. HDL cholesterol carries the lipids through the blood stream to the liver, where they are dumped into the intestine for excretion or destruction. The expression of PS on the cell's surface might be accomplished in one of two ways. First, the ...

Scientists solve 30-year-old mystery of mutant mouse's kidney woes

...hat transfers water from the kidney to a plumbing system. With aqp2 unable to reabsorb water, he says, that results in up to 30 times more urine being dumped into the downstream pipes. "Eventually, you overwhelm the plumbing system, and it gets backed up to an upstream location: the kidney," Chen says. ...

New brain hormone puts brakes on reproduction

...anterior pituitary and stimulates production of the hormones gonadotropin, luteinizing hormone and follicle stimulating hormone. These hormones are dumped into the bloodstream and make their way to the gonads, where in males they stimulate production of testosterone and the maturation of sperm. In female...
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Ultrafast optical shutter is switched entirely by laser light

...n a transparent vanadium dioxide film and create a small reflective spot. We can switch it on and off in less than 100 femtoseconds provided we havent dumped so much energy into the film that weve heated it up. However, the more laser energy you dump in the VO2, the longer it takes to return to the semicond...

Landfill mining reduces environmental impact of growing waste

...ustainable Landfill Management in Asia funded by the Swedish International Development cooperation Agency (Sida) indicates that up to half of material dumped at such sites could be recovered and re-used as compost for non-edible plants or as daily cover material for landfills. Over the last two decades, ...

Landfill mining reduces environmental impact of growing waste

...ustainable Landfill Management in Asia funded by the Swedish International Development cooperation Agency (Sida) indicates that up to half of material dumped at such sites could be recovered and re-used as compost for non-edible plants or as daily cover material for landfills. Over the last two decades, ...

Landfill Mining

...ustainable Landfill Management in Asia funded by the Swedish International Development cooperation Agency (Sida) indicates that up to half of material dumped at such sites could be recovered and re-used as compost for non-edible plants or as daily cover material for landfills. Over the last two decades, ...

DEMOLetter: Draining the Economic Swamp

...ained, the trash was exposed. Once the mess was exposed, corporations of all sizes went about the task of cleaning out the swamp. They cut excess, dumped nonperforming products and people, and outsourced what they didnt need to own. The water is beginning to refill the now-cleaned basin. And to Scot...

World Future Society forecasts future trends

...embers know how to properly utilize it. Theres no question that a lot of older teachers are saying they are not ready for the technology thats been dumped on them and they dont have the budget to teach teachers to use it adequately. And some of the technology and software is just totally inadequate but t...

Fire up your marketing by delegating

...g a high-performance team. Its important to convey this message to your team so they feel included in your marketing accomplishments rather than being dumped on. Delegation also helps you to grow the people on your team. Your team gets smarter when you regularly delegate important projects to them. More...

Post-January, tech entrepreneurs have reasons to be depressed

...t TiVo might become Silicon Valleys most successful failure because it is besieged by competitors, has lost $600 million in five years, is about to be dumped by its biggest distributor (DirecTV) and just lost its CEO and president. Now tell me again about your defensible proprietary position. Who can...

John Bergman, co-founder of Guild Software

...een given to me by my family," Bergman said. As a high school dropout, Bergman did not expect to use the money for college. "I took all that money and dumped it into the IPO." This was a risky bet, but when all was said and done, Bergman cleared a few hundred grand. "I did well enough to be able to star...

How should we define Web 2.0?

...t the dotcom craze of the late '90s produced. The amount of investment, on average, going into a Web 2.0 startup is miniscule compared to the millions dumped on silly e-commerce plans seven to 10 years ago. Moreover, very few of these Web 2.0 companies plan on exiting by IPO, so there's little risk that gro...
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Proteinoids

... Just a spoonful of proteinoids helps the medicine go down. ... Fox called these creations proteinoids . Fox also found that proteinoids , when dumped into water, ... Proteinoids can be formed by heating amino acid mixtures at around 150°C for ... These primeval proteinoids contain up to 250...
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(Date:8/21/2014)... THURSDAY, Aug. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Black mothers ... babies, and here,s one possible reason why: Hospitals in ... nursing than those in areas with more white residents, ... support breast-feeding are much less common in medical centers ... from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...
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(Date:8/20/2014)... E. Fox, a John and Rebecca Moores Professor of Biology ... a fellow in the International Society for the Study of ... of four members two from the U.S., one from ... 2014. Fellows are elected every three years, and 36 have ... more than 20 countries, the ISSOL includes researchers from disciplines ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... finds life can persist in a cold, dark world. ... team that examined waters and sediments from a shallow ... the extreme environment supports microbial ecosystems. , The ... colleagues has implications for life in other extreme environments, ... findings are published in the current edition of the ...
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