Shoe Shopping Augments Health of Fairer Sex!
Going shoe shopping really is good for the fairer
sex, for a new study has found that buying a pair of high heels makes a womans heart beat as fast as if she has just had a grueling workout.
Dr Linda Papadopoulos, a TV psychologist, carried out her study on a group of 35 women and found th...
DRI - the Voice of the Defense Bar Responds to Supreme Court Ruling in Wyeth v. Levine
...rt said Wyeth could have complied with both federal and state requirements.
DRI - which defends the interests of business while working toward a fairer
and more effective civil justice system - continues to see significant need for clarity on the preemption issue, especially as untenable burdens may b...
New GP computer software to help prevent heart disease
...t validation of the QRISK2 formula in a Department of Health-backed study the third independent study to confirm that it provides a more accurate and fairer
assessment of CVD risk than the widely-used Framingham risk equation.
Unlike Framingham, QRISK2 takes into account the higher risk of developing C...
Eligibility criteria contribute to racial disparities in hospice use
...es is likely related to both cultural differences and economic characteristics. The results from this study indicate that hospice access could be made fairer
by using eligibility criteria that are more directly need-based. For example, the investigators suggested that eligibility might be determined by asse...
New Initiatives Provide Flexibility, Fairness for Families
... in the global economy by increasing the expensing allowance.
-- A fairer
Tax System for Working Families: Changing a policy so that married cou...ner being taxed in the higher earner's bracket. This would make for a fairer
tax system for two-earner couples.
-- Portable Health and Retireme...
New Technology and Improved Techniques Arm Dermatologists With Tools to Minimize Facial Scars From Skin Cancer Surgery
...ures are fair-skinned patients and those without
an abundance of oil glands along the stitch line itself.
"In general, the smoother the skin and the fairer
the patient, the
better dermabrasion or lasers work together with traditional closure
techniques to minimize a scar's visibility," explained Dr. Nguye...
Congressional Budget Office Analysis of HR971 Rejects Pharmacy Benefit Managers' Bogus Claim Bill Would Cost $29 Billion Over 5 Years
...ith the same name would provide an exemption in the nation's
anti-trust law for neighborhood pharmacies to collectively bargain with
PBMs to negotiate fairer
contract terms. PBMs act as middlemen between drug
companies and health insurers, administering the drug benefit for private
and public health plans, ...
Indian Boffins to Fight Wrinkles With Camels' Milk
...e chief scientist of the unit, which is based in the desert state of Rajasthan and has bred a herd of 270 camels for research projects.
skin is something of a national obsession in India and has helped spur massive growth in the beauty industry, currently worth around 180 billion rupee...
Its the Face and Not the Body That Grips the Attention of the Opposite Sex
...faces are more apparently more important to people, especially women, reports the New Scientist.
The findings of the study showed that for the fairer
sex, 52 per cent of the attractiveness score was made up by the face rating, while for bodies it was 24 per cent.
And, the tendency was simil...
Regular Sex Increases Longevity in Men
...dy by researchers at the University of Taiwan has found that regular sex helps men live a long life. Unfortunately for women, this doesnt apply to the fairer
The study, led by Dr Huang-Kuang Chen, found that men have about 50 percent chance of living past the ripe old age of 80 if they have sex...
The CEO Crisis
...r far more than a paltry 14% of the firms performance given their huge compensation? Or if you believe business is a team sport as I do, wouldnt it be fairer
for CEOs to have their pay and perks recalibrated to better reflect their contribution to performance? Shareholders rights activists and investment fu...
Tax consumption over production to reform Wisconsins tax system
...e to the rules and regulations surrounding the income tax. If Wisconsin cut income taxes and raised sales taxes, the taxation system would be simpler, fairer
and better for the economy. Taxpayers would have more choices about how to spend or invest their income.
Wisconsin could also export more of its...
A budget that moves Wisconsin forward
...e and the one Republicans sent to me. We froze property taxes by funding education. They tried to do it by cutting education.
This freeze will be fairer
for all of our communities than the one Republicans sent to me. It will protect communities that aren't growing, and economic development. And it wi...
U.S. risks third-world status in key technology
...voters will have to suffer with third-world voting technology. All the while third-world countries are leveraging e-voting technology to ensure freer, fairer
and more honest elections.
Chris Shipley is the executive producer of NetworkWorld's DEMO Conferences, Editor of DEMOletter and a technology indus...