Health Care in America-Not a Rosy Picture
Getting appointments after hours with a nurse or primary care physician without going to an emergency room, in America is more difficult than in several other countries// according to a study released on Thursday.
A survey of over 6,000 physicians in seven countries revealed that they had arrang...
Canadian Parents Have a Rosy View of Their Children’s Health Status
Ruth Collins-Nakai, President of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) said that Canadian parents appear to have a very rosy
view of the health of their own children// although in general they rated Canadian children a C when it came to health, according to a survey carried out by Ipsos-Reid, comm...
Fat Blues: Dimpled Thighs and Rosy Cheeks….Forever yours
This is not good news for all those women on weight loss programmes, aspiring to melt away cellulites. Doctors are now pretty sure that cellulite is extremely obstinate// and never really goes away, even when women actually lose weight.
New research has indicated that when women knock of ext...
AIDS Picture In India Not As Rosy As It Seems To Be
India ranks second only to South Africa with respect to the number of AIDS/HIV victims. A recent survey conducted on the prevalence of AIDS in India has revealed that the figures could be far more than what has been projected officially. //There have been numerous repots claiming a dramatic decline...
Mental Health Advocates Call for Psycho Donuts to Do the Right Thing
...ACF), and Kipp Berdiansky, co-owner of the Psycho Donuts shop, participated in an interview and debate Wednesday on KTVU's Bay Area People with host rosy
Oscar Wright released this statement today:
"As the former regional administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration, ...
Porter Novelli Begins Work With NHLBI on COPD Awareness Effort
...g and a research-based approach to educating the public and raising awareness about COPD," said senior vice president for health and social marketing, rosy
McGillan, who will be leading the effort for Porter Novelli.
About the NHLBI
Part of the National Institutes of Health, the National Heart...
The LCA-Vision Full Value Committee Urges LCA-Vision (NASDAQ: LCAV) Stockholders to Reject the Status Quo
...r bankruptcy, you should vote to keep the current Board and management team.
You are comfortable with the Company continuing to promise you a rosy
future while yet again justifying its subpar performance, you should vote to keep the current Board and management team.
You may have s...
Psychological study reveals that red enhances men's attraction to women
...iety's enduring love affair with red. From the red ochre used in ancient rituals to today's red-light districts and red hearts on Valentine's Day, the rosy
hue has been tied to carnal passions and romantic love across cultures and millennia. But this study, said Elliot, is the only work to scientifically ...
America's Worst Restaurants for Kids Revealed
...the pickiest eater without breaking the caloric bank.
But, despite what Jared may want you to believe, Subway is not
nutritionally infallible: Those rosy
calorie counts posted on the menu
boards include neither cheese nor mayo (add 160 calories per 6-inch sub)
and some of the toasted subs, like the Meat...
Scientists Marvel at Santa's Stamina
...good care of his skin -- important when one considers the cold and irritation his face must suffer in that open sleigh.
"I do get worried about his rosy
cheeks," said Dr Victor Marks, a society member and president of the Pennsylvania Academy of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery. "I wonder if that's...
Living long, living well
...ealth and economic crisis of an epidemic of neurologic diseases caused by a rapidly expanding elderly population? How do older adults manage to keep a rosy
outlook in the face of inevitable decline? How does exercise enhance memory function?
These and a host of other questions are the focus of the inau...
Prehistoric aesthetics explains snail biogeography puzzle
...ands. The task was complicated by the dearth of wild snails on Tahiti, the result of a disastrous biological control experiment in which the predatory rosy
wolf snail was brought to the island in 1975 to squelch an agricultural pest but feasted instead on native tree snails. Fortuitously, U-M professor em...
Found -- the apple gene for red
...he says. "If fruit doesn't look good, consumers are far less likely to buy it, no matter how good it might taste.
"As well as giving apples their rosy
red hue, anthocyanins are also antioxidants with healthy attributes, giving us plenty of reasons to study how the biochemical pathway leading to apple...
Scientists develop new color-coded test for protein folding
...oparticles have not been previously used to investigate the folding and unfolding of proteins."
The initial batch of gold-cytochrome solution had a rosy
red hue and a pH value of 10--about the same as an over-the-counter heartburn medication. But when drops of hydrochloric acid were added, the solution...
Preservation not protectionism
...ow to ensure (not just assume) that we do not have a great deal of idle human capital in the U.S. It is not sufficient to call it painful and hope for rosy
redeployment scenarios. Free trade advocates should have an obligation, because it is within our countrys own self-interest, to make sure that those w...
Careful with that electronic health record, Mr. Leavitt
...assword. (Did a dentist in my audience just blush?) In short, I do not believe that the threat of identity theft worries many dentists yet.
Not so rosy
Please allow me to outline a scenario which may cause some of my colleagues to reconsider complete and unsegmented, or seamless, computer...