Panic Gripped Young Man After Wrong Diagnosis With HIV
Patna: A young man and his family spent a week of mental trauma after a private hospital in Patna wrongly diagnosed him as HIV positive//. He was cleared of the disease after tests at a government hospital.
When Ramparvesh Kumar Sharma, a resident of Nalanda district, was tested positive for H...
Iraqi’s Gripped with Insecurit
Washington, DC-New survey undertaken among eighty countries has found that the Iraqi public portrays the highest levels of intolerance of foreigners and other social // out-groups. Ethnic solidarity seems to be at an all time high. It is clear that Iraq completely depends on restoration of order a...
How to Be Prepared for, but Not Paralyzed by Fear of, the Swine Flu Epidemic
... NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- With the world gripped
by fear of the potential deadly effects of the swine flu epidemic, how can people be adequately prepared for the dangers without being crippled by fea...
The Flag Company, Inc. Releases 'Feel Good' Light Lenses to Help Counter Gloomy Economic Outlook
...its during this trying economical time.
(PRWEB) March 3, 2009 -- In light of the frustrating economical atmosphere that has gripped
the nation, the Flag Company, Inc. recently launched 'Feel Good' Light Lenses as a cheerful decorating alternative. Perfect for waiting rooms and off...
ALL: Stimulus Provision Endangers Seniors, Opens the Door for Euthanasia
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"Our elected representatives have fed on the fears of a nation gripped
by economic panic to legislate state-enforced euthanasia.
"President Obama's economic stimulus package puts a price tag on each of our heads.
The 2008 Youth Conference on the Game: A Weekend to Learn, Play and Honor
...en silence fell over the room as the neon yellow and blue World Rugby
Shop ball soared through the air, hitting the hands of the waiting receiver,
the ball with two hands before hurriedly diving over the makeshift
try line painted across the wooden tiles.
Cheers rang out, ushering in a wa...
Researchers: Ban on fast food TV advertising would reverse childhood obesity trends
...Finland as the only countries to have banned commercial sponsorship of children's programs.
"We have known for some time that childhood obesity has gripped
our culture, but little empirical research has been done that identifies television advertising as a possible cause," says Chou, the Frank L. Magee Di...
Irritable Bowel Syndrome Takes Center Stage at Yakult's 17th Intestinal Flora Symposium
...wai (Yakult Central
Institute for Microbiological Research, Japan).
Yakult Honsha Ltd., Co. developed the symposium in 1992 when probiotics
doctors and scientists abroad. Since then, it has become
one of the world's most prominent forums discussing the hottest research
and advancements in ...
Fear that freezes the blood in your veins
...ng the math's test, dread of going down into the dark cellar or, in a more general sense, trepidation about what the future holds. But some people are gripped
by powerful fears when confronted by quite normal everyday situations. For example, sufferers of agoraphobia frequently have panic attacks when caught...
Smoke Free Illinois is a Positive Change
...ke her want to give it
up." Nothing else had worked for Lois, and it took six sessions. But she
cut back every week until she broke the habit that had gripped
her for over
half a century.
Chicago area smokers who are ready to be smoke-free can get started
with a free consultation at Positive Changes by cal...
UC Riverside botanist to study role of plants in southern California's drought
...University Bakersfield, noted that Santiago's work on drought tolerance could not have come at a more important time.
"Southern California has been gripped
by severe droughts in the last decade," he said. "Dr. Santiago's study will help shed light on which species are most in peril of succumbing to drough...
August 2008 Geology and GSA Today media highlights
...remained warm throughout this glaciation, but new evidence from the western United States -- paleo-tropical Pangaea -- indicate that cold temperatures gripped
the low latitudes. Soreghan et al. found this evidence in the remarkable preservation of a 300 million-year-old glacial landscape and associated glaci...
Stanford researchers make first direct observation of 3-D molecule folding in real time
...he gene on or off.
The riboswitch Block's team studied grabbed onto a molecule called adenine, the nucleic acid dubbed "A." Whenever the riboswitch gripped
a free-floating adenine, a gene that makes a protein crucial to adenine production stopped working correctly. The RNA responsible for translating it t...
AAAS announces winners of 2007 AAAS Science Journalism Awards
... Now we can tell them, It kinda has been.
Jennifer Frazer, a winner for her stories on elk deaths in the Wyoming Tribune-Eagle , said the subject gripped
her from the outset. It had the allure of a detective story and an unlikely culprit: a small green lichen that most people wouldnt notice even if they...
Lessons from the orangutans: Upright walking may have begun in the trees
Hand-assisted bipedalism may have offered several advantages that allowed our arboreal ancestors to venture onto thin branches. They could have gripped
multiple branches with their toes and distributed their center of gravity more effectively, while keeping one or both of their long arms free to reach...
DNA gripped in nanopores
Molecular biologists, including the cool dudes from CSI, use gel electrophoresis to separate DNA fragments from each other in order to analyze the DNA. A team of researchers under the leadership of Vici winner Serge Lemay, has now shown for the first time how the gel influences the movement of the...
Glacial records depict ice age climate in synch worldwide
...is rapid synchronization of atmospheric temperature between the polar hemispheres appears to have occurred during both of the last major ice ages that gripped
The technique used by the Wisconsin team, says Daniel C. Douglass, a co-author of the paper, uses cosmic rays to determine how long mat...
Centralization mania takes over
... I don't know if you've noticed but the IT industry is gripped
in a mania for centralization right now. If this were fashion, we'd be talking about the new black, but since it's technology, I'll have to settle for...