Breastfeeding Revisited thanks to WHO and UNICEF
‘Good Health begins with mother.There is no substitute to her milk’
Breast feeding has been revisited
this week due to the efforts of WHO, UNICEF and breast feeding steering committees as a socially acceptable and respectable practice.
As the ‘World Breastfeeding Week (Aug 1-7)’ co...
Dieting Fads -Flab Revisited
University of California researchers have come out with findings that dispel the halo around dieting regimes. Not only do would-be weight losers gain back those pounds// , they also stand higher risks of developing diabetes, heart attacks and strokes.
The researchers who published their finding...
Ability to process information as a baby continues into adulthood
...ct for the award-winning paper, Fagan and his co-investigators Cynthia Holland from Cuyahoga Community College and undergraduate student Karyn Wheeler revisited
61 young adults, who had taken the Fagan Test as babies in their first year of life. They also looked at their first IQ tests at the age of 3 and comp...
School Closures May Not Be Necessary When Swine Flu Strikes
... high-risk students (for example, schools for "medically fragile" students) may want to consider closure.
However, these guidelines may need to be revisited
and revised should the swine flu prove more dangerous this fall, health officials said. Under those conditions:
Parents should check their childr...
NSBA Unveils Health Care Initiative and New Data
... health care reform that places the individual health care consumer at the center of the equation. NSBA's health care policy, crafted back in 1993 and revisited
in 2004, incorporates individual responsibility, modified community rating on a federally-defined benefit package, low-income subsidies, tax incentive...
HealthForumOnline Named Vericare's Online Continuing Education (CE) Provider
... is access to the Internet. Professionals can print their own online continuing education certificates to meet licensure deadlines, and courses can be revisited
to view updates and certificates reprinted at any time.
For more information or a complete listing of psychology, social work, counseling and nurs...
Members of consumer-driven health plans choosing less care
...for drugs related to chronic diseases. Uncertainties in federal law regarding which chronic diseases would be allowed under such exemptions need to be revisited
by Congress, Greene said.
Researchers also suggest that health-care providers and insurers regularly review claims to pinpoint patients who are for...
Late-life remarriage: Stepfamilies make caring more complex
...re, heirlooms and other objects when their biological parent and stepparent were away from home.
"Commonly, old family and financial grievances get revisited
when a parent becomes ill," Sherman said. "And the onset of dementia in the biological parent leaves the caregiving spouse and stepparent on the 'fron...
Louisiana May Mandate Fluoridation Despite Evidence of Harm
...es Coalition" as favoring
"Fluoridation proponents always pull out a dubious laundry list of
supporters - virtually none of which have revisited
their position since
the groundbreaking NRC report was published," says Connett.
"Despite 60 years of fluoridation, no U.S. research has ever studie...
Office initiative reduces headaches and neck and shoulder pain by more than 40 percent
...d by a practical demonstration and training.
Staff were also provided with information sheets on the exercises and the clinician leading the study revisited
the workplace in months four and six to remind staff of the procedures.
The study and control groups were based in separate offices to avoid cross ...
Revisited in Medical Dictionary
...common problem in system ... Time- delayed Growth . ... leads to time- delayed growth of non-resistant ... Delayed Hair Transplant Growth revisited
- Publications by Robert M. Bernstein MD. State-of-the-Art Surgical Hair Restoration in New York and New Jersey. What is Delayed Growth ? - Sur...
Revisited in Biological News
The myth of runner's high revisited with brain imaging
Throughout the world, amateurs, experts and the media agree that prolonged jogging raises people's spirits. And many believe that the bodys own opioids, so called endorphins, are the cause of this. But in fact this has never been proved until now. Researchers at the Technische Universitt Mnchen an...
Isolated forest patches lose species, diversity
...l data collected throughout the state in the 1940s and 1950s by renowned UW-Madison ecologist John Curtis. More than 50 years later, Rogers and others revisited
many of Curtis's sites in southern Wisconsin to see what changes time has wrought.
Though negative effects of fragmentation on biodiversity have go...
When evolution is not so slow and gradual
...e Damier environment was predator-free. The other contained fish that occasionally snack on guppies.
Eight years after their introduction, the team revisited
the Damier guppies to see what adaptive changes they might have picked up in their new environments. The researchers found that the females had altere...
The challenges of avian influenza virus: Mechanism, epidemiology and control
...eoprotein (NP) is an important structural protein of influenza virus, being the key component of the ribonucleoprotein complex. The structure of NP is revisited
by Andy NG, Jia-Huai WANG and Pang-Chui SHAW from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Correlations are made between ...
100 reasons to change the way we think about genetics
...n the case of the pregnant rats, can be dramatic and stick around for generations, despite the fact that underlying DNA remains unchanged.
New evidence for epigenetic inheritance has profound implications for the study of evolution, Jablonka and Raz say.
"Incorporating epigenetic i...
Fish may actually feel pain and react to it much like humans
The findings could raise questions about slaughter methods and how fish are handled in research. Garner said standards of care could be revisited
to ensure fish are being treated humanely.
Microscopic morphology adds to the scorpion family tree
...Invertebrate Zoology at the Museum. "We have not learned all we can because the more we look at morphology, the more we find."
Kamenz and Prendini revisited
book lung morphology for the first time since 1926 to assess whether these organs illuminate the scorpion tree of life. Book lungs allow some arachnid...
'Himalaya -- Changing Landscapes' photo exhibition draws attention to the impacts of climate change
... value in trying to understand the impacts of climate change on the world's highest mountain range, the Himalayas. Mountain geographer Alton Byers has revisited
many of the sites of the original photographs and taken replicates, illustrating the changes in the landscape. The old and new photographs have now be...
Body part by body part, Sumatran tigers are being sold into extinction
...down from an estimate of 52 killed per year in 19992002, said Julia Ng, program officer with TRAFFIC Southeast Asia and lead author on The Tiger Trade revisited
in Sumatra, Indonesia. Sadly, the decline in availability appears to be due to the dwindling number of tigers left in the wild.
All of TRAFFICs sur...
Turtles are loyal in feeding as well as in breeding
Scientists have long known that marine turtles return to the same breeding sites each year, but did not know until now that they also revisited
foraging sites. Dr Broderick and her team tracked twenty green and loggerhead turtles nesting at two beaches on Cyprus, using satellite transmitters. ...
Revisited in Biological Technology
Social Networks Revisited
At DEMO and in the weeks since, I've been asked many times why the conference didn't offer a focus on social networking. There is, of course, one very practical reason: No compelling new services were coming to market in the DEMO 2004 timeframe. But that's the easy out.
As I've written before, s...
Report gives nod to controversial Lawson project
...hips" to implement the original Lawson solution, said UW project management consultant Diane Haubner.
Haubner noted that the PeopleSoft option was revisited
in case solutions to those Lawson gaps were not found. "But we did find solutions," she added, pointing out that multiple solutions were found for the...
Revisited in Biological Definition
...el Fuego appeared to him savages little above animals, yet three natives returning with them as missionaries had become civilised in two years. When revisited
after a year, the one they met preferred savagery to a return to civilisation.
Stepped plains of shingle and seashells in Patagonia appeared to be...
Revisited in Biological Dictionary
...Station 2, initially released in 2004 in Japan. Resident Evil Outbreak (Biohazard Outbreak in Japan) is a survival horror game ... Outbreak revisited
- Wild Things - Underbelly - Flashback - Desperate Times ... A WebsiteBuilder Website ... The Barn 5/8/09. Outbreak's next show is Friday, August...