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An Irresponsible Cancer Diagnosis Resulted In Death

A 39 year old woman and a mother of two children died of breast cancer due to sheer irresponsibility of the manager of a private clinic in Sheffield. //Dr.John Philip was not qualified to read mammograms according to the former chief executive of the Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, David Jac...

Governor Eliminates Funding to Domestic Violence Programs

..., law enforcement and other social costs," Shabazz, Executive Director of The California Partnership to End Domestic Violence (CPEDV). "It is fiscally irresponsible to propose such cuts." The elimination of the Department of Maternal and Children's Services leaves a $200,000 hole in House of Ruth's budget, ...

Indoor Tanning Association Fights Back Against Media Hype over Tanning Beds

...ted fish. Scientific studies suggest that drinking red wine or other alcoholic beverages carries a greater cancer risk than tanning. It is completely irresponsible to compare indoor tanning with mustard gas or arsenic as so many media reports today have done." The text of the ad reads: Media report...

Tijuana Newspaper, Zeta Tijuana, Releases Detailed List of Day Care Center Owners and Their Total Earnings; Interchildren, Inc. Calls for Newspaper Boycott

...he underworld, has now thrown childcare owners into the same category. "The irresponsible editing of Zeta Tijuana, in my opinion, should be boycotted and reprimanded...erchildren, Inc. is calling for an international boycott against unjust and irresponsible reporting, beginning with Zeta Tijuana, "There is an alleged drug and kidna...

Obama Signs Tough New Anti-Smoking Law

... she added. "With each puff of a cigarette, smokers increase their risk for heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases, and Big Tobacco's irresponsible marketing campaigns have made it increasingly difficult to break the cycle of addiction and save lives." More information The American Cancer ...

K-State Veterinarian Says Although Exotic Pets Can Be Great Companions, There Are Health Factors That Can Affect Both the Animal and Humans

...sons, he said, including because they can carry diseases that are transmissible to humans. "Wildlife do not make good pets, and it is illegal and irresponsible to take a baby animal from the wild and raise it or make a pet out of it," West said. "You are not helping it." West said owning a pet can be goo...

Tobacco Control Bill Heads to White House as Health Groups Cheer

...y's actions. With each puff of a cigarette, smokers increase their risk for heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases, and Big Tobacco's irresponsible marketing campaigns have made it increasingly difficult to break the cycle of addiction and save lives." Dr. Douglas W. Blayney, president of the ...

Statement by American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown on Senate Passage of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act June 11, 2009

...y's actions. With each puff of a cigarette, smokers increase their risk for heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases and Big Tobacco's irresponsible marketing campaigns have made it increasingly difficult to break the cycle of addiction and save lives. This legislation provides a tremendous opport...

Health Organizations Cheer Senate Vote on Tobacco Control

...y's actions. With each puff of a cigarette, smokers increase their risk for heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases, and Big Tobacco's irresponsible marketing campaigns have made it increasingly difficult to break the cycle of addiction and save lives." Dr. Douglas W. Blayney, president of the A...

Thousands Gather in Downtown Los Angeles to Protest Drastic Cuts to State's Homecare Program

...orse," stated Rob Robbins, a Los Angeles County Homecare Provider. "These cuts not only place hundreds of thousands of lives at risk, they're fiscally irresponsible and work against the goal of solving our state's budget problems." Today's rally is the first of many events to take place over the next several ...
Irresponsible in Medical Technology

New Analysis from 14 Countries Identifies Drug Access Priorities to Achieve 2010 AIDS Treatment Target

... on these foundations because they represent the best chance we've ever had to build comprehensive health systems in the poorest settings." "It is irresponsible to get bogged down in debates on simplistic dichotomies like prevention versus treatment or disease-specific funding versus strong health systems. We ...

Pelosi: Bush Veto of Stem Cell Bill Says 'No' to the Hopes of Million of Families Across America

..., or one accident away from benefiting from embryonic stem cell research. Science has the potential to answer the prayers of America's families; it is irresponsible for the President and many Congressional Republicans to stand in the way of such progress." CONTACT: Brendan Daly or Nadeam Elshami of the Office of...
Irresponsible in Biological News

Mass media often failing in its coverage of global warming, says climate researcher

...too, he said, by clearly explaining issues to reporters in succinct terms. "I have arguments with some of my scientific colleagues, who think it is irresponsible to go out and talk when you can only get 5 seconds on the evening news, a couple of quotes in the New York Times, or five minutes in front of Congress...

Defectors take the car, cooperators go by bus

...f a few individuals choose the bus, this will not help, because the buses will also be gridlocked. Defectors and cooperators are both punished for the irresponsible behavior of the majority. In contrast, if everyone uses the bus, the buses will be crowded although can move freely on otherwise empty streets. Eve...

How to stop a new type of heart attack

...adjust the implanted device, but a malicious hacker could reprogram the pacemaker to give its wearer damaging shocks, or run down its batteries. Such irresponsible attacks might seem inconceivable, but Tamara Denning, a computer scientist at the University of Washington in Seattle, points out that in 2007 hackers...

A recipe for saving the world's oceans from an extinction crisis

...inhibited resulting in disrupted nutrient cycles. "Some may say that it is irresponsible to make such predictions pending further detailed study to be sure of every...oint. However, we will never be certain about every detail, and it would be irresponsible to remain silent in the face of what we already know." Despite Jackson's b...

Should embryos with a hereditary disorder be transferred if no unaffected embryos are available?

...ction and Embryology in Barcelona today (Monday): "Parental requests for transferring affected embryos should not be dismissed beforehand as a sign of irresponsible capriciousness. As the couple's primary wish may be for a child, they may reason that if a non-affected, healthy child is not what they can get, they ...

Study confirms that low-calorie sweeteners are helpful in weight control

...hysical activity. By all accounts, low-calorie sweeteners do help. Suggesting that low-calorie sweeteners actually cause people to gain weight is an irresponsible direct application of rat models to dietary counseling and to public health. ...

Dragonfly's metabolic disease provides clues about human obesity

...ts," said Marden. "Granted, it is a big extrapolation to think that our dragonfly results might have any relevance for human disease, but it would be irresponsible for us to not point out these possibilities. People who study metabolic disease should test the hypothesis that changes in gut microbial composition ...

Study supports 'urgent' need for worldwide ban on lead-based paint

...gulated country." "There is a clear discrepancy in product safety outside the United States," he adds, "and in today's global economy, it would be irresponsible for us to ignore the public health threat for the citizens in the offending countries--as well as the countries they do business with." This study...

Why were the HIV prevention trials in commercial sex workers abandoned?

...pidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Canada, argue that "if tenofovir is someday proven to be clinically efficacious as a PREP, today's irresponsible reporting and activism surrounding tenofovir could cause those in need to snub the drug if, or when, it becomes licensed for use as a PREP." In a c...
Irresponsible in Biological Technology

The MedZilla Report: Febraury 2009 Employment Outlook for Biotech/Pharma/Health

...ed were mostly due to the overall economic difficulty facing the United States. (Vocus) March 30, 2009 -- While it would be irresponsible to say the worst is past for health care, it does seem as though the industry took a deep breath and a step back in February, getting back on track af...

Biotechnology Value Fund Urges Stockholders to Remove and Replace Current Board of Avigen, Inc. in an Effort to Protect and Maximize Stockholder Value

...tal at least $2 million. Payments to consultants, bankers and lawyers are quickly adding up as well. Given the current economic conditions, we find it irresponsible for Avigen to engage in such behavior that amounts to a slap in the face of all Avigen stockholders. The recent addition of a poison pill by the Board...

Animal Protection Groups Condemn FDA's Endorsement of Animal Cloning

... Animal Groups Say Greenlighting Production of Cloned Animals for Food is irresponsible and Unethical; Research Finds Cloning Detrimental to Animals' Well-being WASHINGTON, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Farm Sanctuary, the nation...

WTN Exclusive Interview: Cory L. Nettles, Secretary of Commerce

... Doyles winning election campaign, in which the principals of fiscal management, reducing the deficit and moving beyond what the Governor refers to as irresponsible Budgeting. Gov. Doyle said he chose Nettles because Cory is a bright, young rising star who will bring energy and enthusiasm to the important job ...

Why Google Matters

...lity over long time horizons On the one hand Googles leaders defend its right to take big risks for big long term payoffs, but also believe that it is irresponsible to bet the whole company on such gambits as many failed dotcoms did. Innovation requires companies to be free to take leaps of faith when necessary an...

How to tackle the divide between techies and non-techies at work

...ne who panders to these lower beings by attempting to help them use or understand technology is on a fools errand, and worse, is enabling slovenly and irresponsible behavior. This view of technology and its users isnt too different from the old joke about an expensive restaurant where there are no prices printe...

Leaving it all behind

... Valley had seen in months. Apparently, there's always time to dash off one more message between barbeques and beach outings. Of course it would be irresponsible for me to tune out completely for more than a weekend. Even while on holiday in faraway places, I sneak off during siesta to find an Internet connecti...

UW working to salvage multi-million HR software project

...w The problems were found when project budget overruns of up to $6 million were noticed, Meachen said. "That's a large amount of money, and it would irresponsible to gloss over it," he said. But it doesn't mean the project would be headed toward $60 million, he stressed. The project, using a software product ...

Stem cell research holds the promise for tomorrow

...nce that could change their lives. I can't imagine anything more important than pursuing research that could help these families, or anything more irresponsible than wanting to shut it down. President Bush and his allies in the House of Representatives may have - for now - dashed the hopes of these families...

Green unveils $25 million stem cell plan

...h the findings originally were published, has issued clarifications. "This is another stem cell research red herring from Congressman Green, and it is irresponsible and dishonest for him to use debunked and unproven science to try and trick voters into thinking he supports stem cell research," Anson Kaye, communic...
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