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Court Refuses to Intervene for Law on Surrogate Motherhood

The Delhi High Court Wednesday asked a woman advocate, seeking judicial intervention for enactment of a law on the issue of surrogate motherhood and hiring of wombs// in India, to instead approach the government. A division bench of Chief Justice M.K. Sarma and Justice Sanjiv Khanna directed ...

Disabled Girl Urges Kalam to Intervene Against the Denial of Admission

The girl from Orissa, who was denied admission to a medical college here because she was stricken with polio and certified with 87 percent disability, has urged President// A.P.J. Abdul Kalam to intervene. Susmita Haro, a topper in the Scheduled Tribe category of the state joint entrance exam...

Class Action Notice for Minnesota Light Cigarette Litigation From Lommen, Abdo, Cole, King & Stageberg, P.A.

... to hire your own attorney, but if you choose to do so, you will be responsible for paying that attorney's fee. You may seek the Court's permission to intervene or appear in the action as a named class co-representative. YOU MAY EXCLUDE YOURSELF FROM THE CLASS. You have a choice whether or not ...

Midlife Heart Risk Factors Linked to Later Dementia

...ave an impact on dementia later in life gives another reason why we need to intervene with those cardiovascular risk factors," he said. The findings of both s...rch on the causes of dementia. "Both papers really point out the need to intervene in vascular factors in midlife," Mielke said. "They are as important in the...

IDEAL LIFE's Remote Monitoring System Benefits Rural North Carolina Communities

...r heart failure. Each blood pressure device and scale wirelessly and automatically sends readings to healthcare professionals who monitor the data and intervene if necessary by contacting the patient's primary care provider. This can help avoid a health crisis that might otherwise require a costly visit to the...

Free Compirion Webinar Promotes Nurse Rounding to Improve Patient Safety

...ted by Compirion Healthcare Solutions . This important webinar will help Charge Nurses , Nurse Managers and Directors to immediately identify, intervene in and resolve real or potential problems with Patient Throughput , supplies or equipment through the practice of Rounding . Purposeful Rounding pro...

Rush University Medical Center studies program to help older adults transition from hospital to home

...ose responsibility is to ensure full implementation of the discharge plan, assist with coordinating community resources and followup appointments, and intervene around any issues that might arise once the patient is back in the community. Those issues may range from transportation to meals and in-home care. ...

New STAR Cranial Center of Excellence Offers Cutting-Edge Treatment to Central Florida Infants

...ays it is important that abnormal head shapes are evaluated early. "The earlier it's treated, the better the results," she said. "We like to intervene as early as possible. When children are not treated, they sometimes have asymmetry of the face or an ear can be pushed out of alignment. We use the...

Giving Statins to Kids Provokes Debate

...more aggressive," Daniels said. "By the late teenage years or early 20s, there can be advanced plaques that are of concern. The thought is if we could intervene early, their ultimate experience with heart attacks later in life will be more favorable." Research has found that statin therapy can have very pos...

Mayo Clinic study continues to refine most effective methods to predict Alzheimer's disease

...st at Mayo Clinic and the lead author of this study. "Ideally, we'd like to identify individuals before any damage is done in the brain. The sooner we intervene on this process with medications or other therapies, the greater impact we can have on lessening the number of people who will ultimately develop Alzh...
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MADIT-CRT Trial Meets Primary Endpoint

...y a clinical trial sponsored by Boston Scientific or its predecessors(3)." MADIT-CRT is providing insight into the potential of CRT-D therapy to intervene earlier in the natural progression of heart failure. Currently, patients must be in NYHA Class III/IV heart failure to be indicated for CRT-D therapy...

VivoMetrics(R) Introduces Next Generation LifeShirt Prototype, a Smart Garment That Delivers Real-time Vital Signs Remotely to Healthcare Providers

...vital signs into a single index of health status that will provide actionable insights into a patient's wellbeing and enable caregivers to proactively intervene in their care. "The challenge for us is quite clear. If patients and providers aren't completely comfortable with monitoring technology, they won...

Pioneering Diamyd(R) Study to Prevent Childhood Diabetes Approved

...hat these children are in the autoimmune disease process that destroys their insulin producing cells. If vaccination with Diamyd(R) succeeds to intervene in the disease process before too many of the insulin cells are destroyed, the disease will be prevented. The child would then escape diabetes symptom...

Transgenomic and Power3 Medical Complete Agreement for Exclusive License of Neurodegenerative Biomarker Test

...d Parkinson's diseases early and rapidly addresses a major problem for clinicians and their patients. We believe that NuroPro may allow physicians to intervene faster and earlier with treatments to slow disease progression, before patients suffer debilitation and irreversible damage." About Transgenomi...

Swedish in Seattle to Study Connections Between Preeclampsia and Migraine

..." said Dr. Williams. "If we can confirm a definitive link and identify women at higher risk of preeclampsia early enough, then we can monitor them and intervene when necessary." Starting this fall, Swedish will enroll approximately 2,000 women who are in their first trimester of pregnancy from obstetrics cli...

International Medical Corps Matched with Top 25 American Express Members Project, 'Saving the Lives of Malnourished Children'

...ternational Medical Corps works to empower individuals and communities, providing education on how to treat malnutrition, identify warnings signs, and intervene before malnutrition worsens. For more information visit our website at http://www.imcworldwide.org . ...

Consumer Group Urges Gov. Schwarzenegger to Sign Stem Cell Bill Into Law

...ners can only benefit the $6 billion program." Consumer Watchdog will continue to seek legislation that would give the attorney general the right to intervene if drugs or treatments funded by CIRM are priced unreasonably. "This is actually a very modest bill in its scope," said Simpson. "One important thin...

Rigel's R788 Shows Preclinical Activity in Type 1 Diabetes Model

...e of Physician's and Surgeons. "In diabetes, autoantibodies against islet cells appear before the actual onset of disease providing the opportunity to intervene and disable these early events prior to immune destruction of the insulin-producing cells in the pancreas. The protection we see in these mouse models...

Synvista Therapeutics Presents New Preclinical Data Demonstrating the Value of Haptoglobin Genotype Testing In Diabetes at ACC Scientific Sessions

...que may be an important mechanism of stroke and heart attack prevention. Characterizing the functional impairment of HDL may help us understand how to intervene in Hp2-2 diabetic patients," said Noah Berkowitz, M.D., Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of Synvista Therapeutics, which is developing a d...

Rapid Response was Crucial to Containing the 1918 Flu Pandemic

...f the National Academy of Sciences. These important papers suggest that a primary lesson of the 1918 influenza pandemic is that it is critical to intervene early, says Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., director of NIHs National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), which funded one of the studies. W...
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Protein handlers should be effective treatment target for cancer and Alzheimer's

...at manage them from cradle to grave. Understanding the exact role molecular chaperones play in cancer and Alzheimer's should lead to better ways to intervene in both, says Dr. Mivechi, director of the MCG Center for Molecular Chaperone Biology/Radiobiology and Cancer Virology. Everyone needs molecular c...

Humans 'damaging the oceans'

...ats for the oceans and their life," Andrew and Mike say. "Given how essential the oceans are to how our entire planet functions it is vital that we intervene before more tipping points are passed and the oceans go down the sort of spiral of decline we have seen in the world's tropical forests and rangelands...

UCLA researchers discover new molecular pathway for targeting cancer, disease

...ting Hh pathway activity and for targeting various cell types, including cancer cells, which may provide important clues as to how we might be able to intervene with tumor formation," said Farhad Parhami, a professor of medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and the study's principal investiga...

Structural biology scores with protein snapshot

... mutations do to the proteins in terms of structure and stability," Sanders said. "We believe that understanding will lead to predictions about how to intervene and avoid misfolding." ...

Duke, Harvard researchers to monitor bonobo reintroduction

...le they are behaviorally since none of them grew up in the wild," Hare said. "Of course we will also be closely monitoring their health so that we can intervene if any bonobos have problems adjusting." Duke graduate student Catherine Workman will be leading the post-release monitoring this summer in the Con...

Small molecules might block mutant protein production in Huntington's disease

...rocesses. Any treatment that interferes with the mutant forms must leave the normal forms as unaffected as possible, Dr. Corey said. "Attempting to intervene is very risky, but because the problem is important, it's worth doing," he said. In the current study, the researchers created short lengths of mol...

Bone deformities linked to inbreeding in Isle Royale wolves

...dy removes one more example that some use to downplay the consequences of genetic deterioration," the Swedish scientist Raikkonen says. Whether to intervene is a question that should be revisited, the researchers suggest. They are inviting the public to weigh in on the matter, through a blog on their Isle ...

Penn medicine draws road map for elimination of central line-associated bloodstream infections

...system allows hospital unit leadership teams to monitor hospital-acquired infection data in real time, and to rapidly identify problems and trends and intervene to stop them. Fishman believes that ready access to this data along with a hospital administration that understands the importance of preventing these...

An end to fear

...o occurs when memories are retrieved from the memory and so there is once again a labile phase at that moment. The researchers managed to successfully intervene in this phase. During their experiments the researchers showed images of two different spiders to the human volunteers. One of the spider images w...

Inhibiting proteins may prevent cartilage breakdown in arthritis patients

...nd potential evidence that blocking the proteins responsible for inducing inflammation prevents cartilage breakdown. "We are looking to intervene in specific molecular events to prevent the depletion of cartilage in arthritis," said Bimal K. Ray, professor of veterinary pathobiology in the MU Co...
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Novo Nordisk Convenes Policy and Clinical Experts at Diabetes Media Summit

... changing current healthcare legislation scoring. "Diabetes has the best data, the best modeling and the best studies," said O'Grady. "If we can intervene with a certain cohort of patients and figure out what that intervention will cost during the progression of the disease, then we can bring together th...

Comprehensive Health Reform: A Must Pass This Year

...ealthcare system to do a better job of stopping disease before it starts. Too many times we get to patients after they've been diagnosed or worse, we intervene after the disease has already done most of its damage. This is why it is so important that we focus reform efforts on disease prevention and managemen...

Transgenomic Signs Letter of Intent for an Agreement to Exclusive License With Option to Acquire Power3 Medical Products' Neurodegenerative Diagnostics

... "It is critical to have the ability to diagnose Alzheimer's disease more accurately, earlier, and faster than currently available. If physicians can intervene earlier, before the patients suffer debilitation and irreversible damage, the drugs currently used to slow disease progression can be more effective. ...

Fate Therapeutics Taps Successful Biotech CEOs Paul Grayson and John Mendlein for Leadership Team

...neer the emerging field of renewal therapies. Company scientists are redirecting the fate of the body's adult stem cells to enable Fate's therapies to intervene in human disease, aberrant physiology or damaged tissue with "renewed" cellular health. Fate's ground-breaking and proprietary therapeutic reprogrammi...

Boston Scientific Announces Three FDA Product Approvals for Its Cardiac Rhythm Management Business

... at risk of stroke. By identifying arrhythmias earlier, physicians can intervene with treatments to decrease this risk. Both the CONFIENT ICD and LIV...t's clinical status between normally scheduled follow-ups, enabling them to intervene earlier in a patient's care. "These technologies are welcome improvements...

Dynavax Reports Progress in Lupus Program With Inhibitor of TLR7 and TLR9

...R9 in B cells and in human plasmacytoid dendritic cells is a promising new approach for the treatment of lupus. The ability of IRS 954 to specifically intervene in the inappropriate immune signaling cascade that leads to autoimmunity may have application for other autoimmune diseases as well." IRS 954 repres...

Bone-growing nanomaterial could improve orthopaedic implants

...growth then send that information to an external device. Doctors could monitor the output and determine whether to inject growth hormones or otherwise intervene to avoid additional surgery. Right now, implant patients must get an X-ray or undergo a bone scan to monitor bone growth. Webster thinks these bios...

Boston Scientific Releases Remote Monitoring Data from its Wireless LATITUDE(R) Patient Management System

...e at risk of stroke. By identifying this arrhythmia earlier, physicians can intervene with treatments to lessen this risk. The LATITUDE Patient Management system...vents sooner in their device patients, which gives physicians the option to intervene earlier," said Mark A. Silver, M.D., Director, Heart Failure Institute, Adv...

RedPrarie to provide Polaris with supply chain tech

...h up-to-date order status information. LENS is designed to provide visibility for distribution alerts, allowing customer service representatives to intervene and take corrective action if necessary. With the technology, Polaris can plan operations and respond to real-time distribution changes because of its...

UW Medical Foundation CEO shares his vision on the state of health care and patient safety

...dge, patient care still lags. This knowledge gap, is the discrepancy between what physicians know and what they do. The technology that was used to intervene with patients is absolutely necessary but not sufficient to close this gap, Grossman said. Specialists and specialized care, which sometimes negle...
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