Michael J. Kussman, VA Under Secretary for Health, to Retire
...graduate and medical degrees from Boston University , receiving his medical degree in 1968. In 1994, he earned a master's degree in management from salve
Regina University . He is also a graduate of the Army War College and an honor graduate of the Command and General Staff College. He is board-certif...
Vicks VapoRub Linked to Infant Breathing Problems
Doctors at Wake Forest University started their study after treating an 18-month-old girl who had developed severe respiratory distress after the salve
had been put directly under her nose to relieve cold symptoms.
"The company is really clear that you don't put it in the nose, and you never use i...
Misuse of Vicks VapoRub may harm infants and toddlers
... Vicks VapoRub, the popular salve
used to relieve symptoms of cough and congestion, may be harmful for infant...o use VVR to relieve their sick young child's symptoms, usually rubbing the salve
on the feet or chest.
"I recommend never putting Vicks in, or under, th...
Popular cold and cough treatment may create respiratory distress in young children
...he product as "The only thing more powerful than a mother's touch."
is widely used to relieve symptoms of colds and congestion, but there are f...any parents continue to use Vicks on their sick children, often rubbing the salve
on the feet or chest, Rubin said.
"I recommend never putting Vicks in, o...
Top Tips To Naturally Heal Dry Skin And Moisturize This Winter
...tarted experimenting with natural compounds in a quest to produce a healing salve
for burns. What he discovered was that not only did the fruits and vegetab...ng qualities, but that his wife raved about how her skin looked and how the salve
moisturized. "My family has always had a passion for unlocking the mys...
Scams and Shams That Prey on Cancer Patients
...anies, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission announced. Products marketed by the companies included essiac teas and other herbal mixtures, laetrile, black salve
(a corrosive ointment), and mushroom extracts.
"There is no credible scientific evidence that any of the products marketed by these companies can p...
FDA Warns Companies to Stop Selling Fake Cancer Cures
For example, so-called black salve
products, touted to treat skin cancer, can be particularly hazardous, Levy said. "Black salve
products essentially burn off layers of the skin a...ealthy skin. There is documented evidence of black salve
products destroying large parts of people's skin a...
2008 Welcome Back Awards Winners Honored for Extraordinary Achievements in the Field of Depression
... families feeling isolated, scared and sometimes
hopeless when faced with the mental illness of a loved one, these examples
of personal kindness are a salve
for healing hearts and minds.
Destigmatization: Henry Acosta, M.S.W., Mercerville, N.J.
Henry Acosta's personal struggle with depression while gro...
Accordions Breathe Easier Since Smoking Ban
...ews for the pub musicians who play them, Irish researchers say
THURSDAY, Sept. 27 (HealthDay News) -- Banning smoking in bars is not only salve
for the lungs, it is music to the ears.
A smoking ban in Irish workplaces has improved air quality in Irish pubs as well as the health of musical i...
Indian Government Asks the Supreme Court to Keep Off Environmental Issues
Evidently the MoEEF is miffed that the court would not agree to its choice of experts to the FAC.
The court-appointed amicus curiae Harish salve
wants inclusion of independent experts like Belinda Wrights and Bittoo Sehgal in the FAC, but the ministry is stalling.
It is such reputed author...
URI receives $18 million grant to strengthen biomedical research capacity in Rhode Island
...sition of key laboratory equipment and scientific collaborations among researchers at URI, Brown University, Rhode Island College, Providence College, salve
Regina University, and Roger Williams University. The program also reaches out to the Community College of Rhode Island for student training.
Sea slug mixes chemical defense before firing at predators
"The antimicrobial property probably evolved to work against predators," said Derby. "But it might also function as an antimicrobial salve
for Aplysia's own wounds."
Derby's team, who discovered escapin and holds a provisional patent for its genetic sequence, has been studying the prot...