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Many Senior Citizens in the Grips of Malnutrition

Malnutrition appears to be a common condition among the senior lot in Australia. This is not a good sign as it can slow their recovery process from an illness or accident. A study of 102 patients recuperating at Sydneys Prince of Wales Hospital showed that almost 80 per cent were malnouris...

Its the Face and Not the Body That Grips the Attention of the Opposite Sex

Contrary to popular opinion, its not that killer body that the opposite sex takes into account at first glance, but your face and this happens especially if you are a man. To find our how much faces and bodies contribute to someone's overall attractiveness, researchers from the University...

Viral Gastroenteritis Grips Quebec Enmasse

Quebec and New Brunswick are facing one of the worst gastroenteritis epidemics that has thrown more than 35 hospitals out of gear, with patients coming// in droves for relief. The infection triggers diarrhea, vomiting, and stomach cramps, which can continue for a few days but seldom endangers life....

Malaria Grips Jamaica, Nearly 160 Affected

Jamaica – In what is thought to be the first malarial outbreak in 40 years, health officials report that an estimated 160 people have come down with malaria.// No fresh cases of malaria have been reported further. Fortunately, the major resort locations are free of the infection. Malari...

E.coli grips Wisconsin

30 cases of E. coli have been confirmed in Wisconsin, the outbreak of the disease is thought to have been caused by bagged spinach. One person has succumbed to the disease in the state.// Governor Doyle said that 15 of the 30 cases have needed hospital admission and four of them are battlin...

Many Irish in the Grips of Digestive Disorders

A survey has conveyed the extent of digestive problems among the Irish estimated at one-third, a trend prevalent for over a year. The survey findings also established// a certain amount of ignorance displayed by the Irish, who seem to be at a loss about approach measures for remedy. The res...

Hantavirus Scare Grips U.S

Mouse population has been on the rise past two winters, owing to the dampness and dankness, but these have been field days for the scurrying mouse. Infact mouse proliferation has been on the rise, //and citizens fear the deadly Hantavirus, fallout of poor hygiene in mice habitats. Some of the...

Rubella Outbreak Grips Vietnam

Vietnam is badly hit by a rubella epidemic, with more than 6000 people infected with the disease. Schools and factories seem to be worst affected//, said a Government health official. ‘The number of people infected with rubella this year has reached 6,000,’ said Pham Ngoc Dinh, deputy director ...

Fear Of Malaria Outbreak Grips Tripura

A malaria alert has been sounded by health authorities in Tripura, following the malaria related death of nearly 50 people in neighbouring Assam //. The health department of Tripura is keen on implementation of appropriate precautionary measures to prevent a malaria outbreak in Tripura. 'We h...

Bird Flu Fear Grips Madhya Pradesh

Poultry farms in Burhanpur district of Madhya Pradesh, which has been facing the death of a large number of chickens for the past few days has alerted the authorities, who in turn has started investigating whether the birds had // died due to bird flu. Suraj Damor, the district magistrate of Bur...

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Grips in Medical Technology

Video: Partnership Unites UCB with Consumer Product Innovator OXO(R)

...king, cleaning, gardening, storing, organizing and lighting. Today OXO Good grips products are sold in 54 countries and are included in the permanent collect...e personal care and household consumer products. OXO (R) and GOOD grips (R) are trademarks of Helen of Troy Limited (Nasdaq: HELE ) and are us...
Grips in Medical Products

Fisher Stackable Steel Slide Cabinets

Features:...d education Three drawers per cabinet; each drawer holds 2250 standard 5 cm x 5 cm (2 inches x 2 inches) 35 mm transparencies Drawers have rear hand grips and front handle Polystyrene drawer slides for smooth sliding Each cabinet is 48 cm (L) x 40 cm (W) x 10 cm (H), (18.75 inches x 15.75 inches x 3.8 ...
Company:ThermoFisher Scientific

SurLok Stone Grasping Forceps

Features:... Responsive SurLok™ stone graspers > Delivers a true feel of both grasper and stone Sturdy prong design > grips and holds stones securely Exclusive locking mechanism > Prevents grasper from inadvertently opening or closing Advancement and retraction is almos...
Company:GYRUS ACMI

MicroLine™ Small Bone Power System

Features:...ver: The Brasseler USA™ Micro Wire Driver is ideal for precise wire placement in small bone surgeries. The Micro Wire Driver automatically grips the wire when the throttle is activated. The wire is automatically released when the throttle is de-activated. Light weight and ergonomically design...
Company:Brasseler USA

Neuroprene Jumper's Knee

Features:...ctures and cutaneous nerve receptors Removable silicone buttress stabilizes patella and provides superior traction and comfort Textures interior grips skin surface to reduce migration and stimulate neuroreceptors Elastic-bound garment for improved fit, compression and durability Variable compre...
Company:Innovation Sports

Ultrawrap

Features:...°, 20°, 30° // Flexion: 10°, 20°, 30° Anterior closure with contoured pull points for easy application Textured interior grips skin surface to reduce migration and stimulate neuroreceptors Accutrac™ hinges provide anatomically-accurate tracking Removable, semi-rigi...
Company:Innovation Sports

Neuroprene Medical Magic

Features:...ctures and cutaneous nerve receptors Removable silicone buttress stabilizes patella and provides superior traction and comfort Textures interior grips skin surface to reduce migration and stimulate neuroreceptors Elastic-bound garment for improved fit, compression and durability Non-binding, br...
Company:Innovation Sports

Neuroprene Deluxe Knee

Features:...ctures and cutaneous nerve receptors Removable silicone buttress stabilizes patella and provides superior traction and comfort Textures interior grips skin surface to reduce migration and stimulate neuroreceptors Elastic-bound garment for improved fit, compression and durability Non-binding, br...
Company:Innovation Sports

GIA™ DST Series™ (Single Use Reloadable Staplers with Titanium Staples)

Features:...Available reduces deflection, eliminates pin, improves staple formation. Lock Lever on Cartridge Side provides improved access. Ergonomic Inlay grips provides better control. Rear Hinge enables one-handed positioning. Adjustable Firing Knob provides versatility - may be fired from either sid...
Company:Autosuture

GIA™ DST Series™ (Single Use Loading Units with Titanium Staples)

Features:...Available reduces deflection, eliminates pin, improves staple formation. Lock Lever on Cartridge Side provides improved access. Ergonomic Inlay grips provides better control. Rear Hinge enables one-handed positioning. Adjustable Firing Knob provides versatility - may be fired from either sid...
Company:Autosuture
Grips in Medical Dictionary

DHEA

...and found in human urine ... DHEA is the acronym for dehydroepiandrosterone, a ... DHEA (dehydroepiandrosterone) was supposed to be the Vise grips of drugs. ... Just when we began hoping that DHEA would fight flab and change the oil in the ... The DHEA hormone and hormonal balance - wha...
Grips in Biological News

Rhythmic genomics -- the yeast metronome and the walk of life

...st at the National Collection of Yeast Cultures (NCYC), said "we can use new computer techniques to model the changes mathematically and really get to grips with what orchestrates the variation in these important cell housekeepers." Ian Roberts, Curator of NCYC, said "Yeasts are everywhere around us in ...

Evolution's new wrinkle

...s a mechanism for removing the unfit and thereby keeping populations 'up to snuff' as environmental actors," Smith said. "Wallace never really came to grips with the positive feedback part of the cycle, however, and it is instructive that through optimal control theory Chakrabarti et al. can now suggest a ...

Algorithm finds the network -- for genes or the Internet

...diac hypertrophy, lung cancer and lung transplantation. The computational tools his group has developed are helping him and his collaborators come to grips with how perturbation to gene expression can lead to complex traits and human diseases as well as how microRNAs regulate gene expression. Zhang was...

Tiny shock absorbers help bacteria stick around inside the body

...nd actually gets stronger as drag force is exerted on a bacterium. Rather than being swept away by fluids moving through the human body, the bacterium grips even more tightly, helping it stick around and form an infection, like those seen in the urinary tract, for instance. The catch bonds release their gr...

Two are better than one

...rchitecture of the receptors, resulting in the assembly of a large, springy molecular scaffolding between the receptor towers. The interlocking system grips and pulls the receptors towards each other until they collapse inward like overloaded laundry lines. The stressed receptors become engulfed by the cel...
Grips in Biological Technology

Cimzia(R) (certolizumab pegol) Provides Long-Term Remission and Response Rates in Infliximab-Refractory Crohn's Patients

...it. Recently, UCB announced that Cimzia(R) is now available to Crohn's patients in a pre-filled syringe, developed in partnership with OXO Good grips (R) for subcutaneous self-administration once every four weeks after initial dosing. Cimzia(R), manufactured by UCB, was approved by the U.S. Food an...

WTN Interview: Roberta Gassman

...ns on raising the minimum wage. I have also convened a Health Care Workforce Development Task Force to find ways to improve our shortages and come to grips with recruitment and retention issues affecting the health care industry. WTN: Is technology a top priority for DWD in the next 12-24 months? ...

Alzheimer's drug market to hit $5.5 billion by 2009, study says

...ium forecasts call for the Alzheimer's drug market to grow from $3 billion this year to $5.5 billion in 2009. "I think people are finally coming to grips with the potential economic cost [of Alzheimer's care]," Johnson said. "It's staggering ... the rate at which this will increase over the next 20 to 3...

Forum builds on the work of the Wisconsin Economic Summit

... be guides that can be followed by communities across Wisconsin. Three basic approaches will be prepared: One for communities just starting to come to grips with their economic future, another for communities a bit farther down the road but not yet seeing results, and another for communities that have had ...

Wal-Mart: How low can you go?

...ctively trying to solve this problem, instead of seeking to shift the burden to the other guy. Several state governments are now attempting to come to grips with this problem because they, and ultimately the taxpayers, must foot the bill for the growing number of people who cant afford health care. Just...

Gaming conference explores interactive media in learning

...said, especially because games are replacing education as the most complex language students know. This is a fact the education community must come to grips with - and soon. "The single most important variable is not learning phonics, it's the child's ability to handle complex oral and written language - t...

Work-life imbalance - A global problem getting worse

...oping worlds. In their view, the work-life balance movement seems to be sputtering across the globe despite much attention and some progress coming to grips with this issue. Things are bad all over According to the authors, the main culprit for the growing gap between work and life is globalization...
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