The Oscars, Parties Spur Cosmetic Surgery Quick Fixes with Hollywood's Elite...
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- In Hollywood, where image
means everything, for many celebrities, looking good for The Academy Awards is
as important as looking good in the movies they star in, even in a failing
economy. Members of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (AS...
Hospital Fixes Cut Opiate Errors in Kids
Simple adjustments also save money, since side effects can affect length of stay, study says
MONDAY, Oct. 6 (HealthDay News) -- Simple changes to hospital procedures can significantly reduce the side effects children suffer while on opiates to relieve pain, a new study reveals.
Minimally Invasive Surgery Fixes Aneurysms
Study finds advantages over conventional operation
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 30 (HealthDay News) -- An operation using tiny incisions to repair a potentially fatal weakness of a major heart artery has a lower death rate and better overall results than conventional surgery, according to a major ...
Liposuction, Quick Fixes for the Obese
As Britons’ average waistlines expand, so does the number of people seeking liposuction as an easy way out//.
The British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) gives figures of at least 4,000 of around 29,000 cosmetic surgery operations carried out last year, as being liposuction...
UP Government Fixes Work Schedules for Provincial Medical Service Doctors
The Government of Uttar Pradesh has decided to take action against erring Provincial Medical Service doctors. The Government has now fixed the number of patients //to be treated at the district hospitals, community and primary health centres so as to stop the 'popular' practice of doctors, who arri...
Congress Unlikely to Pass Permanent Medicare Physician Payment Fix in 2009, says MedicareSupplementPlans.com
...e (SGR) has required annual physician payment cuts in order to control costs. Congress has blocked SGR-mandated cuts, however, and provided short-term fixes
that set the stage for even larger cuts in the future, an expected 21 percent reduction to physician payments in 2010.
“The SGR formula is n...
Cogdell Spencer Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
...edule at an interest rate of one-month LIBOR plus 2.25%. The Company has entered into a forward starting interest rate swap agreement that effectively fixes
the interest rate at 5.95% after the construction period through maturity. The loan matures in April 2019.
The Company began construction on a ...
Leading Los Angeles Clinic (laserandveinclinic.com) Provides Top Notch Aesthetic Laser Surgery
...ver a quick lunch break, allowing patients to return to work in the afternoon without taking any time off. The results are fast, and, unlike temporary fixes
like Botox, improve over a course of two to six months. These aesthetic laser rejuvenation surgeries are the optimal mix of great results and zero ...
Cinergy Health Commentary on America's Prescription Addiction
... Leading Provider of Affordable Health Insurance Urges for a Focus on Patient Care and Education, Not Quick fixes
AVENTURA, Fla., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Cinergy Health, a nationwide provider of guaranteed issue health insurance benefit programs for the con...
DNC Chairman Tim Kaine Congratulates House Democrats on Progress of Health Care Reform Legislation
...in the House released the outline of their plan to reform our broken health care system. The House's effort brings us a step closer to a solution that fixes
what is broken with our system and builds on what already works. In the months and weeks ahead, the DNC will continue to engage people around the heal...
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Microbe fixes nitrogen at a blistering 92 C
A heat-loving archaeon capable of fixing nitrogen at a surprisingly hot 92 degrees Celsius, or 198 Fahrenheit, may represent Earth’s earliest lineages of organisms capable of nitrogen fixation, perhaps even preceding the kinds of bacteria today's plants and animals rely on to fix nitrogen.
Gene therapy for muscular dystrophy fixes frail muscle cells in animal model, Stanford study finds
A new gene therapy technique that has shown promise in skin disease and hemophilia might one day be useful for treating muscular dystrophy, according to a new study by researchers at Stanford University School of Medicine.
In the study, scheduled to be published online in the Proceedings of the N...
Forest fire prevention efforts will lessen carbon sequestration, add to greenhouse warming
"Ultimately, the real problem here is global climate change," Harmon said. "Insect epidemics are increasing, trees are dying. There are no quick fixes
to these issues."
Lobster traps going high tech
...artners have contributed to a database with more than three million hourly temperature records, 80,000 salinity records, and 260,000 satellite drifter fixes
Lobsterman Jason Day of Vinalhaven, Maine heard about eMOLT from his father, Walter Day, also a lobsterman and program participant. ...
Building a better bee
...is said genetic research of honey bees is critical for the bee industry.
"Although we spend a considerable amount of time trying to find short-term fixes
to our honey bee disease and pest control problems, in the long run, the genetic solution of resistant stocks will be a better solution," Mussen said....
Scientists a step closer to producing fuel from bacteria
...to energy and waste.
Using mathematical computer models, the Sheffield team have mapped the metabolism of a type of bacteria called Nostoc. Nostoc fixes
nitrogen and, in doing so, releases hydrogen that can then potentially be used as fuel. Fixing nitrogen is an energy intensive process and it wasn't e...
Herpes virus hijacks DNA repair process
...viruses hijack their host cells' tools for fixing DNA damage and use those tools to enhance their own reproduction.
The DNA damage response normally fixes
DNA errors caused by radiation or other environmental factors, or mistakes accidentally introduced when cells copy their genetic material prior to div...
DOE JGI finishes 100th microbial genome
...ia Cc13. Louis Tisa, University of New Hampshire. fixes
nitrogen; promotes formation of woody-biomass ener...CC39073. Steven Ragsdale, University of Nebraska. fixes
carbon dioxide in absence of oxygen.
Nostoc pu...orme. Jack Meeks, University of California, Davis. fixes
carbon dioxide and nitrogen; produces hydrogen; su...
Hot-spring bacteria flip a metabolic switch
...ation is a problem for photosynthetic cells, since the oxygen produced during photosynthesis inhibits the nitrogenase complex--the enzyme factory that fixes
N2. Other organisms have found creative solutions to this dilemma. For example, plants rely on symbiotic N2-fixing bacteria that live in their roots, ...
Stressed cells spark DNA repair missteps and speed evolution
...achinery in the cell copies the missing DNA from another chromosome and rejoins the broken ends around the newly synthesized genetic material.
the hole in the DNA by copying similar information," said Rosenberg. However, when the process goes wrong, the repair process introduces errors into t...
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100% Non-Incision Cosmetic Surgery, The 'Frame Thread Lift,' Debuts December 14, 2008 At American Academy Of Anti-Aging Medicine In Las Vegas
...vented this highly acclaimed technique while practicing the so-called Contour Lift, which was developed in the United States in 2004. The Contour Lift fixes
threads on muscles to elevate drooping cheeks, chin, or eye brows. The difference of the Frame Thread Lift procedure as opposed the Contour Lift is th...
Melting defects could lead to smaller, more powerful microchips
... each defect, and provide a correction precisely tailored to it -- a slow and expensive process, Chou said. In contrast, Chou's guided melting process fixes
all defects on a chip in a single quick and inexpensive step. "Regardless of the shape of each defect, it always gets fixed precisely and with no nee...
Six Apart hits its adolescence
... or more a day mopping up after a spam attack) that the TypeKey approach looks pretty reasonable and quite promising a solution.
Beyond a number of fixes
and a few features, the main advantage to Moveable Type 3.0 is that it is a developer's version of the product that supports the growing cottage indus...
Regulations designed to protect 'the little guy' are crimping job growth
...operty have sparked proposals to reform U.S. patent laws and the Patent and Trade Office itself, but Heesen said his group wants to ensure that "quick fixes
don't harm innovation."
Heesen said government funding for core academic R&D, competitive, universal education and smart immigration policies are n...
Work-life imbalance - A global problem getting worse
Changing men-women relationships at all levels of society
Valuing those who `want a life' outside the workplace
Thinking beyond quick fixes
and the actual processes of change
With so many factors driving this problem one is compelled to ask whether work-personal life harmonization is ev...
Glue made from ethanol leftovers might be worth more than fuel
...like to keep alfalfa on the landscape because it has a lot of environmental benefits," Weimer says. "It's a good cover crop, it's drought-tolerant and fixes
nitrogen. But because farmers are moving away from it as a dairy feed, we're trying to find another use, and we think this glue might be a solution." ...
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Reverse transcriptase : used by retroviruses to transcribe information from RNA into DNA
Ribulose bisphosphate carboxylase : fixes
carbon in green plants.
RNAse : those enzymes which can break down RNA into the component nucleotides
Superoxide dismutase : transforms super...
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...ree online English dictionary and encyclopedia. ... [New Latin Anabaena , genus name, from Greek anabainein, to go up : ana-, ana ... Anabaena fixes
nitrogen; it takes nitrogen gas from the air and binds it into protein molecules. ... Anabaena is a multi-talented organism; it is also able to .....