Parents ignorant about kids' immoral practices
According to an annual back-to-school survey on teens' attitudes that covers an overall picture of a generation of parents clueless about children’s immoral practices, one// third of the American teenagers have attended parties where alcohol or illegal drugs were used while their parents were at ho...
Many People Ignorant Over Obesity's Cancer Link
A new survey by Cancer Research UK says that obese people are unaware that they face the higher risk of cancer and think they must slim down// only to look good.
The survey conducted in over 4,000 adults found that 40% thought looking good was the main reason for losing weight, while 32% were ...
Anatomy Report Card: Public Gets an 'F'
...d advances in health education, people still don't seem to know their bodies very well.
A study by British researchers found that many people are ignorant
of basic human anatomy and unable to pinpoint the location of several major organs, including the heart and lungs. This was true even if the organ was...
Patients' Remote(ly) Monitored: Ask Frost & Sullivan, What Is Driving the European Market
...ment. They have the potential to deliver new and unimaginable savings for both patients and providers. Unfortunately though, consumers remain woefully ignorant
of the performance ability of these technologies, even though they could help them not only improve their health, but also manage it.
Young voters challenge presidential candidates to address science issues
...al years. "Our dependence on fossil fuels is the primary cause of the most significant crises of our time, and yet the general public remains largely ignorant
of the scope and interconnectedness of these problems," said VanDuinen.
Pancreatic Cells Turned Into Insulin-Producing Beta Cells
... of the whole subject is written, it will be possible to say which was the best idea," he said. "I can't emphasize enough at this point that we're too ignorant
to know what is the best way to treat patients and, until we know that, it is essential that we use embryonic stem cells and iPS cells to teach us abo...
Unable to focus? Welcome to our distracted society's attention deficit
...d journalist Maggie Jackson surprisingly has found that compared to past generations, we are in fact less capable of quality analytical thinking, more ignorant
about many issues, and more fragmented as a community. Never before have we been so disconnected. This, she concludes, is due to the erosion of attent...
New Report Reveals Students Lack Awareness of Resources Needed by Pregnant and Parenting College Students: Perception is Reality
...eal that either
most surveyed campuses lack resources or that students--including student
activists most interested in the provision of resources--are ignorant
the resources available. For pregnant and parenting students on those
campuses, the perception that they have no resources or support is their
VVA Calls for $5 Billion More for Health Care and Better Outreach
...s Affairs to have line items in its budget for
outreach, a significant failing of that department. "There are tens of
thousands of veterans who remain ignorant
of the services and benefits
available to them because of their service to our country," Rowan said.
"And most of them don't get their health care at ...
Alcoholics underestimate the risk of bleeding
...id if they were to pass black stools, and only 25% would seek medical help for all three symptoms. Alcoholics who rarely see a doctor are particularly ignorant
about how urgent treatment is. Women and patients who had seen a doctor more than 12 times in the course of the preceding year were best informed.
...eed to reposition themselves to attract talent, or they don't. I'll just keep telling the truth. Meanwhile I'll learn more about things I'm completely ignorant
abouthow dry cleaning works, for example.
Watts: There are only four flavors of indigenous people from the beginning of time: Yellow, Red, Black, a...
Midwest is key player for Biofuels industry
... I have to admit that I was pretty ignorant
about the whole topic of biofuels until I helped organize a recent iBIO (www.ibio.org) event on this topic.
While assembling the speakers helped il...