Indonesian Health Care System Rebuilt After Tsunami
Indonesia has made steady progress in revamping the health care system, after widespread devastation by the Tsunami that stuck on the 26th of December. More than 100, 000 million individuals lost their lives and a million others were injured badly.// JHPIEGO, a John Hopkins University affiliate has...
Refurbished and Used Industrial Parts Washers Grow in Popularity
and Used Industrial Parts Washers are growing in popularity. These parts wa...nation systems, and water bottling systems has seen an influx of orders for rebuilt
and used equipment. Midbrook is capable of refurbishing and modifying almos...
Is Financial Infidelity a Threat to Your Marriage? Psychiatrist Says It Can Be More Devastating Than an Affair
... with money?
What are common causes of financial infidelity?
Is it possible to turn a spender into a saver?
How can trust be rebuilt
after financial infidelity?
CREDENTIALS: Dr. Doug Welpton is a psychiatrist, family therapist, and psychoanalyst with 40 years of ...
The Red Cross is Helping to Build More Than 100,000 Houses One Year After the Sichuan Earthquake
...o working closely with the government to restore clean water and sanitation systems for some of the affected communities.
Although houses can be rebuilt
quickly, helping a child heal emotionally takes more time. The Red Cross is working at the village level using psychosocial tools such as art, role pl...
Talking Iguana - Helping the Healthcare Sector Speak HL7
... Custom plug-in capability and scripting allow for extensive customization to meet unique site-by-site requirements where/if necessary. "We've rebuilt
Iguana from the ground up, taking what was a good product and making it excellent," says Eliot Muir, president of iNTERFACEWARE. "The feedba...
Children's Hospital Central California and CVS/Pharmacy Wheelchair Fund Featured in "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"
...ital Central California , is a mother of four who was born with no legs and one complete arm. In one week, the Extreme Team led by De Young Properties rebuilt
her Central Fresno, California home from the foundation up to make it wheelchair accessible and safe for her entire family.
Not only did the ...
Scientology Volunteer Ministers Provide Disaster Relief During Melbourne Fires
...n and refrigerated food area, handing out drinks and organizing the distribution of donated clothes.
The group also demolished smouldering homes, rebuilt
damaged houses and established a "Scientology Volunteers Resource Centre," where team members ensured the Red Cross and other disaster relie...
DRE Medical Equipment Now Sells Reconditioned Hill-Rom Hospital Beds
...as close as possible to the standards of the original equipment manufacturer. Optional features include nurse call controls, mounted radios/TVs, fully rebuilt
side rails, new head and foot boards, and new motor couplings and capacitors.
In addition to refurbished Hill-Rom hospital beds, DRE sells a varie...
AMA Foundation Honors Compassionate Physicians With Excellence in Medicine Awards
...nces over 8,000 patient visits each year.
Regina Benjamin, M.D., MBA founded the Bayou Le Batre Rural Health Clinic in Alabama, which she has rebuilt
three times due to Hurricanes George and Katrina, as well as a fire. One third of this small fishing village is comprised of immigrants from Vietnam,...
New survey: More than half of US chronically ill adults skip needed care due to costs
...atients are significantly more likely to call for fundamental change in their country's health care system, with a third saying the system needs to be rebuilt
The 2008 survey of 7,500 chronically ill patients in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, the Netherlands, New Zealand, the United King...
Rebuilt in Biological News
Stem cell therapy makes cloudy corneas clear, according to Pitt researchers
...s, as in the Pitt experiments.
"Several kinds of experiments indicated that the human cells were alive and making lumican, and that the tissue had rebuilt
properly," Dr. Funderburgh noted.
In the next steps, the researchers intend to use the stem cells to treat lab animals that have corneal scars to ...
August 2008 Geology and GSA Today media highlights
...ht of the U.S. Geological Survey and colleagues is whether the dam can be operated such that sandbars, which are crucial to the riparian ecosystem, be rebuilt
and maintained over extended periods with the existing sediment supply (i.e., without augmentation from the upstream reservoir). By adopting a best-ca...
Geologist decries floodplain development
...ach, Mo., which was abandoned following the flood of the Meramec River in 1982, and Valmeyer, Ill., which moved off the Mississippi floodplain and was rebuilt
up on the river bluff after the flood of 1993.
An additional problem is that this is a starving world with comparatively little arable crop...
Scientists rebuild ancient proteins to reveal primordial Earth's temperature
...ting. The opposite is true for bacteria that live in cold environments.
Armed with information about when bacterial species evolved, the scientists rebuilt
31 elongation factors from 16 ancient species. By comparing the heat sensitivity of the reconstructed proteins, they were able to discern how Earths t...
Researchers discover genetic cause for word-finding disease
...ve lost their ability to speak, they are still able to maintain their hobbies and perform other tasks. "One of my patients redid his vacation home and rebuilt
all the cabinets himself. Another took up sculpturing and one kept up her organic garden. We have patients who do very complicated things even when th...
Bones hold the key to blood renewal
... Though we think of them as solid and permanent, our bones are actually constantly being rebuilt
throughout our lives. A team of scientists at the Weizmann Institute of Science has now revealed how cells that work at remodeling the bones play a di...
Insect predation sheds light on food web recovery after the dinosaur extinction
...food resource or dying. Many died, but in most places a few survived, and from these, some evolved to feed on new host plants.
As the ecosystem rebuilt
new links from its shattered state, the empty ecological space was open to opportunism, and in a few places the food chain became unbalanced and unsta...
Tsunami + 1 year: Reviving exhausted fisheries should trump replacing boats, gear, experts say
...the Java Sea, and indeed for most coastal fisheries of South East Asia.
WorldFish says governments have recognized that the fishing capacity being rebuilt
post-tsunami "should be commensurate with the productive capacity of the fisheries resources and their sustainable utilization." And Indonesia has a...
Gene therapy converts dead bone graft to new, living tissue
...und and into the bone splint, stripping it down in times when the body needs the calcium, and rebuilding it when calcium levels rise. The bone that is rebuilt
is now fully the patient's own, as if the dead bone were a house being renovated by replacing a single brick at a time without tearing the whole struc...
Rebuilt in Biological Technology
Sonic Foundry cuts losses as sales continue to rise
...ter in 2004. This marks the 11th consecutive quarter of increased sales.
Rimas Buinevicius, chairman and CEO of Sonic Foundry, said the company had rebuilt
itself in the last two years. The company bought MediaSite in 2001, making it the focus of a turnaround after being hit hard as the Internet bubble bu...
In the wake of Katrina, more questions than answers about global climate change
..., R-Ill., didnt score style points when he said much of New Orleans resembled bulldozer fodder, it makes sense to think about which sections should be rebuilt
and which should revert to serving as buffer and flood zones.
Hurricane Katrina was cruelly powerful, but lets not prematurely conclude she became ...
Embracing failure is a necessary step for successful entrepreneurs
...ilt from scratch slowly slipping away, along with the jobs of some of her closest friends and colleagues. So, in 2002, she bought back the company and rebuilt
This month, Eddy retired with Wingra Technologies showing record sales and profits and having been sold again (this time for cash) to a company...
Old bell system merging back together, but it's not the same
...nding municipal endeavors, city Wi-Fi projects and the shrill cries from catalysts for change in the telecom network industries, I still say Ma Bell's rebuilt
Victrola will be playing louder than anyone and setting the rhythms for regulation and rewrites for a long time.
Carlinism: Merging resources can b...
Software exec Jan Eddy to receive "Seize the Day" award
... Madison, Wis. - Jan Eddy, an entrepreneur who built and rebuilt
technology-based companies in Wisconsin, is the winner of the 2007 Seize the Day award, which will be presented June 13 at the Wisconsin Entrepreneur...