Websites That Offer Panacea for Eating Disorders may Be Dangerous
Web sites that profess to help out teenagers with eating disorders can do much damage ,found a team of researchers from Stanford University. //
The December issue of the journal, Pediatrics, has published the results of the study conducted by the researchers from California.
More than half of...
Antidepressant Use in U.S. Has Almost Doubled
Also troubling was not knowing what the prescriptions were being written for exactly.
"One wonders if the medication is being used as a possible panacea
for a number of psychosocial issues which might be better served by counseling," Kotrla said.
"Who's really taking these medications?" Caine said....
Sen. Tom Daschle, Rep. Jason Altmire, Healthcare Experts Tout Homecare as Cost-Effective Solution in the Healthcare Reform Process
...er day cost of oxygen therapy to more than $5,000 per day for hospitalization under Medicare, Daschle said the difference "shows clearly how much of a panacea
home healthcare can be."
"My mother's quality of life is a hundred times better given the fact that she can live at home rather than be inst...
Stem Cells May Offer New Way to Treat Blocked Arteries
...e marrow cells are safe and effective. It also reinforces the prevailing wisdom that it is not a home run. The results are positive, but it is not the panacea
we hoped it would be."
To further the baseball analogy, Taylor said that "for the people who feel better, I would consider it a double."
The Pope is Wrong on Condoms
...also suggests that many people who work with Catholic relief agencies distribute condoms to those at risk of infection.
"While condoms are not a panacea
for the problem, they are a critical part of the campaign to reduce the impact of the virus. Medical experts agree that the condom is a life-saving de...
Healthy Foods Harder to Find in Poor Neighborhoods
...or availability of healthy food, compared to 5 percent of whites.
According to Franco, the research suggests that supermarkets, sometimes seen as a panacea
for poor neighborhoods, aren't necessarily the answer. "You have to make supermarkets, grocery stores and convenience stores offer a certain amount of...
Nausea Drug Shows Promise Against Opioid Addiction
...ex process that involves both physical and psychological factors.
"This is not a cure for addiction. It's naive to think that any one receptor is a panacea
for treatment. Treating the withdrawal component is only one way of alleviating the suffering. With luck and determination, we can identify additional...
Radiation for health
...s began to experiment widely with samples of radioactive materials. Then, exposure to radiation, rather than being seen as hazardous, was considered a panacea
for a wide variety of ailments from arthritis to consumption.
The discovery of antibiotics and the rapid advent of the pharmaceutical industry, as ...
Guardian Survey: Employees Are Confused About Their Health Coverage and Have No Plans for Healthcare in Retirement
...ired to provide health insurance if they have:
-- -- 50-99 employees (67%) -- 100-1000 employees (76%) -- >1000 employees (79%)
"There is no panacea
for some of the challenges that we face, but
educating and empowering employees, particularly at smaller companies, are
critical to the success of our...
U.S. Food Safety: A Shopping List of Solutions
..., given our resource challenges."
"Certainly, I will concede that an agency with more can do more," Rogers said. But more inspections are "not the panacea
for total public health protection," he added. "There are opportunities to interact with foreign governments, opportunities to collaborate with the st...
Panacea in Medical Technology
Stem Cell Pioneer to Speak to A.L.L. Personhood Conference
...exciting power of these medical wonders."
Brown continued, "While the world and the media would have us believe that embryonic stem cells are the panacea
to cure the world's ills, the reality is only adult stem cells have been shown to hold such power."
Dr. Deisher's work has resulted in 23 patents...
Panacea Pharmaceuticals Announces Issuance of a U.S. Patent Covering Anti-HAAH Antibodies
... GAITHERSBURG, Md., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- panacea
Inc. today announced the issuance...he Massachusetts Institute of
Technology (MIT) and panacea
has exclusive, worldwide rights to this patent
for...ment of human cancer diagnostics and therapeutics. panacea
developing PAN-622, an all-human sequence anti-...
Panacea in Medical Definition
...ical concoction popular during the 17th and 18th century. It was used as a panacea
against poisonings with criminal intent, as well as against mushroom pois...tes it as Venice treacle .
L’Orvietano, una panacea
Popolare e Controversa
Panacea in Medical Dictionary
In Greek mythology, Panacea
was the goddess of healing. She was the daughter of Asclepius and Epione. The panacea
, named after the Greek goddess of healing, Panacea
, also known as panchrest, was supposed to be a remedy that would cure all diseases and prolong life indefinitely. It was s...
... near the ... Growth Problems Associated ... Most of the growth problems that occur in patients with ... treatment is unlikely to be a panacea
for growth problems in ... Growth problems are a common side effect of treatment for childhood cancers. Problems with growth are ca...
Panacea in Biological News
Wetlands restoration not a panacea for Louisiana coast
Boulder, CO, USA Counting on wetlands restoration projects to protect storm buffeted infrastructure along the Louisiana Coast is likely to be a "losing battle" that provides "false hope" and prevents endangered communities from clearly planning for their future, says a researcher from Western Car...
Hatchery fish may hurt efforts to sustain wild salmon runs
...ion. "Captive breeding for reintroduction or supplementation can have a serious, long-term downside in some taxa, and so should not be considered as a panacea
for the recovery of all endangered populations."
Saving face with a baby-face? Shape of CEO's face affects public perception
...sty can be overcome by showing participants pictures of supposed criminals with babyfaces.
So, what advice do the authors give? "While there is no panacea
for a company suffering a PR crisis, putting the right face on a response might just help save some face."
AAAS announces winners of 2007 AAAS Science Journalism Awards
...m underperforming. Rather, it may actually be a cause of their underperformance. The story noted that the impulse to offer praise has become a sort of panacea
for the anxieties of modern parenting. Roylance called the story a terrifically written exploration of a topic of interest to any parent. He said it w...
Panacea in Biological Technology
PharmAthene and Panacea Biotec Ltd. Establish Strategic Alliance in Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases Panacea
Biotec to Make a $13.1 Million Strategic Investment in PharmAthene
ANNAPOLIS, Md., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PharmAthene, Inc.
(Amex: PIP ), a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures
against biological and chemical threats, announced today that it has
New Report Just Published: World Prostate Cancer Therapeutics Market Report
...Support Dendreon's Active
Cellular Immunotherapy II-59
Spectrum Announces Positive Outcome of Satraplatin Trial on
HRPC Patients II-59
Pharmaceuticals Identifies Blood Protein for Early
Prostate Cancer Detection II-60
Active Biotech Reveals Results of TASQ Phase I Study for
'Far From Beyond': A Glimpse into the World of Biotechnology and the Future of the Free World
... SYDNEY, Australia, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Meet Dr. David Onslow, owner of
Excellon, a biotech company based in panacea
Valley, California. Celebrate
with him as he and his team of scientists rise to the top with the successes
of several of their blockbuster protein dru...
Pharmathene Reports Third Quarter 2008 Financial and Operational Results
...ble cash, cash equivalents and short
term investments were $13.2 million, excluding restricted cash totaling
$14.5 million and gross proceeds from the panacea
Biotec investment of
$13.1 million received in October 2008.
"The past several months have been an extraordinarily exciting time for
PharmAthene as ...
Panacea Pharmaceuticals' Lung Cancer Diagnostic Test, LC Detect(SM), Named One of Time Magazine's Ten Biggest Medical Breakthroughs of 2007
... GAITHERSBURG, Md., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- panacea
cancer diagnostic test, LC D...stage disease. Panacea
Laboratories, a division of panacea
Pharmaceuticals, is certified under the
can be ordered by any physician and sent to panacea
for testing; sample and
shipping requirements are ...
Panacea Pharmaceuticals Announces the Availability of BC Detect(SM), a Serum- Based Diagnostic Test for Breast Cancer
... GAITHERSBURG, Md., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- panacea
Inc. announced today that BC Dete...east
cancer diagnostic test, is now available from panacea
Detect(SM) is a simple blood test...breast cancer. Panacea
Laboratories, a division of panacea
Pharmaceuticals, is certified under the
The Learning Game - Researchers Study Video Gaming Principles that Apply to Education
... designing games. I am equally interested in pushing the learning principles not just the game. I think that it is unlikely that games alone will be a panacea
for schools. But I do think that the learning principles that are in schools today are still based on drilling skills, testing, especially with the ne...
Im Still Waiting for the Information Age in Healthcare
...reads the images off a computer monitor and clinicians access the images wherever they are and dont spend time tracking down the films. PACS can be a panacea
to a hospital. A study at the Baltimore Veterans Affairs hospital showed a PACS has the potential to save the average clinician 50 minutes per day. ...
Despite confinement, crop genes can spread fast to wild
...d through the plant's pollen, the main vehicle for transporting genetic information to nearby wild relatives.
"This technique is being greeted as a panacea
that could make the whole problem of transgene escape go away," says Haygood. But, as he points out, "it has been shown that chloroplast DNA transmiss...
RFID expert says piecemeal approach won't work
...ations of the technology.
"In terms of good clear, concise information about the capabilities of RFID, a lot of companies talk it up as a universal panacea
to everybody's problems in business, in logistics and shipping and storage," Parkinson said. The RFID lab personal are "very good at clearing up some ...