Diversified Agency Services Network Launches TogoRun(TM), A New Global Healthcare Communications Agency
The firm's name was inspired by the 1925 Nome Serum Run, when a diphtheria epidemic threatened to wipe out the frontier Alaskan town. As sled
dogs raced 1,000 miles to deliver serum from Anchorage, an undersized Husky named Togo led his team farther and faster than any other. Today, this ra...
Forward Expeditions to Promote CaringBridge(R) on Historic Victorinox North Pole '09 Expedition
...ek 475 miles over the Arctic Ocean to the North Pole. Their
expedition will not receive or use any outside assistance such as airdrops,
re-supplies or sled
dogs. Instead, Huston and Fish will each carry 30-pound
packs and pull 250-pound sleds full of gear, food, cooking fuel and
navigational equipment as ...
More intensive dialysis does not improve outcomes among patients with acute kidney injury
...and required medications to increase their blood pressure were treated with more gentle forms of dialysis, either a slower form of hemodialysis called sled
or a continuous form at a lower or higher dose as randomly assigned. Patients were able to switch between forms of therapy as their clinical condition...
World's Largest Disabled Ski Clinic at Snowmass, Colo.
... inspiration for continued self
At the six-day event, veterans will also learn rock climbing, scuba
diving, snowmobiling, curling and sled
hockey. The U.S. Secret Service will
provide a course on self-defense. All activities are designed to help
participants develop winter sports skills a...
Put Safety First During Winter Fun
...as well-lit by sunlight or artificial light.
No matter what the winter activity, always think about safety. For example, never pull your child in a sled
behind a snowmobile or other motorized vehicle.
The American Academy of Pediatrics offers more winter safety tips .
Paramed Announces Release of Motorized Stair-Climbing Chair
...irs, is unmatched by anything in the
market," said Nate Walkingshaw, Paramed President and CEO. "In addition to
our international Paraslyde Evacuation sled
and Descent Control System
tracked device for medical cots, the MOV is a significant addition to the
product line." About Paramed Systems Paramed Sy...
Unbelted Backseat Passengers Produce Deadly Results
... in the event of a head-on crash.//
tests simulating head-on crashes between two vehic...
The risk of severe injury was not evident during sled
tests involving driver and passenger dummies restr... as dramatic impact loads to these body parts. All sled
tests were conducted according to the protocols of...
Snowmobile accidents, on the rise in Canada
...t of people who have encountered the accidents.
It is usually seen in young people and Louise Sherren from the Alberta Snowmobiling Association's sled
Safe Program said that it the individual’s responsibility to ensure accident free snowmobile experience.
Hence the government should incorporate ...
Blood camp held in Alaska to save leukemic patients
...ected with leukemia. She was looking forward to participate in the 300-mile sled
dog race conducted in this winter // .
She is the four times winner of the 1100-mile Iditarod Trail sled
Dog Race. She said that she will win this race of survival with the same gr...
Lessons from the Iditarod
...stands out as the ultra-athlete canine: the racing sled
dogs are best known for their "mushing" each March during the Iditarod Trail sled
Dog Race, the world's longest...
Explorers marvel at 'Brittlestar City' on seamount in powerful current swirling around Antarctica
The ship towed special sleds to collect seamount organisms. Thousands of specimens of all kinds were gathered from eight seamounts in over 30 sled
collections and now fill almost 1,600 vials, jars and bags, to be sent from NIWA to taxonomists in New Zealand, Australia and overseas.
Public Hearing Held for controversial anti-cloning bills
...sts run down the path unchecked.
You start going down that slope, and away you go, said Rep. Mark Pettis, R-Hertel , a co-sponsor of the bill. The sled
picks up steam.
Anything that we can do to prohibit man from tinkering with Gods work, it needs to be done, he said. Ive got some big concerns abo...
Cash-rich TomoTherapy has no plans for IPO
...Mueller told his story of undergoing a successful month-long TomoTherapy treatment process. He described the experience of being placed on a precision sled
inside the doughnut-shaped machine and the thankfulness he felt towards every doctor and technician that helped save his life.
"It's unbelievable w...