Regular tipple may curb risk of rheumatoid arthritis
...enetic risk factors for rheumatoid arthritis.
Over half the participants (1650) had the disease and had been matched for age, sex, and residential locality
with randomly selected members of the general public.
All participants were quizzed about their lifestyle, including how much they smoked and drank...
Local Health Officials Recognize Threat of Global Warming
...er contamination, increased mosquito-borne illness, and poor air quality -- would ultimately give rise to one or more serious health problems in their locality
over the next 20 years.
However, 82 percent said they lacked the know-how to plan for such problems, while 77 percent said they needed more resourc...
Midwest Meets West Coast, The Chicago School of Professional Psychology to Open New Campus in Downtown Los Angeles
...ty is in Los Angeles," said Dr.
Nealon-Woods. "The thought of being able to take what we have here--our
mission, our passion, and our skills--to a new locality
population is even more diverse than Chicago is inspiring. Serving diverse
communities is literally central to what we do, and I want to be ...
Carnegie Mellon algorithm identifies top 100 blogs for news
...r to a five-sensor network has much more impact than adding a sensor to a 10,000-sensor network. The algorithm also takes into account the property of locality
the idea that sensors that are far apart provide almost independent information.
Work by Guestrin and his group is now focusing on detecting pollut...
Bengal Junior Medicos Strike Work to Protest Violence
...al premises were ransacked late Saturday night after a 22-year-old auto driver, Mohammad Riyazuddin, died.
A group of people from Riyazuddin's locality
trooped into the hospital and destroyed a computer and a refrigerator.
Later police quelled the mob with baton-charge.
In a separate i...
Maninder Singh Hospitalised After Suicide Attempt
...ceived call at around 1 a.m. that Maninder slashed his wrists and was brought to the hospital in a critical condition by his neighbour in Mausam Vihar locality
of Preet Vihar.
Police refused to say whether it was a suicide attempt or a case of accident.
"We have not spoken to the doctors yet...
Nandigram Killings Lead to Depression Among Many
...nd acquisition for industry turned into a tragedy.
"It is a very socially disturbing event. The whole episode might have happened in a single locality
but it had an intense impact on the society. The magnitude of the ruthlessness is now haunting many people even in Kolkata," said one of the city's co...
An Anti-rabies Campaign With Bite
....1,500, which not many can afford.
PFA suggests that the government spend more money on anti-rabies vaccination for dogs so that a dog bite in a locality
is not cause for alarm among the victims.
Indian deaths from rabies account for nearly 35 percent of such deaths worldwide, according to data av...
Talk Show Host Shekhar Suman Plans to set up Heart Hospital in Patna
... to be born in Bihar and of his Bihari roots. "It is an emotional matter - a matter of the heart," he said.
His father resides in a middle class locality
Suman is known for his comic takes on Bihar politicians, particularly Railway Minister Lalu Prasad.
Japanese NGO Assures Rs 75 Lakh for Leprosy Centre Relocation
...overnment has now simply to take a decision to allot an alternative site. An informal decision has already been taken to provide alternative site in a locality
near Madanpur Khadar village next to Apollo Hospital."
It's for the birds
...ist Margaret Morse Nice from 1926. It is exciting to see people today being linked to a piece of birding history."
Participants recorded their name, locality
and year, along with arrival and departure dates, date of abundance, and whether it was a species common in that area. Personal observations on the ca...
International team announces discovery of massive Jurassic marine reptile
...ts now recognize Svalbard as home to one of the richest accumulations of marine reptile fossils in the world.
"The scientific value of such a large locality
with unknown species of marine reptiles is just staggering," says Hurum. Druckenmiller will join Hurum and the Oslo team on another research expeditio...
New dinosaur from Mexico offers insights into ancient life on West America
...Museum of Paleontology, who along with Aguillon, is studying the non-dinosaur vertebrates found at the site, including turtles, fish, and lizards. The locality
in Mexico goes a long way to filling in a gap in our knowledge of the record of changes in dinosaur assemblages throughout the Late Cretaceous era.
Nanotech companies need clear environment and health roadmap to succeed
...nment laboratories and organizations working on nanotechnology in America. Some firms in the study are located in Cambridge, Mass., the nations second locality
to consider a nanotechnology reporting ordinance.
Lindberg and Quinn found that 80 percent of large firms were taking steps to manage nanotechnolo...
How to look at dinosaur tracks
...en the heavy dinosaur took a step.
“The tracks and undertracks of large theropods found in the [Middle Jurassic] Entrada Sandstone at the studied locality
come in a wide range of morphologies, mainly as a result of present-day erosion that has exposed the track-bearing surfaces at different depths,?the r...
Ancient anthropoid origins discovered in Africa
...rity and the Egyptian Geological Museum.
The researchers discovered the fossils over the course of the last few years at a site called Birket Qarun locality
2 (BQ-2) about 60 miles southwest of Cairo in the Fayum desert. BQ-2 has only been systematically excavated for about four years, said Seiffert, in co...