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IRVINGTON, N.Y., May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Do your friends, family, or coworkers chuckle every time you sneeze? Or ...
Pink Hygiene Issue Toilet Sneeze Warning for Workplaces
Pink Hygiene Solutions has issued a simple warning to minimise the risk of surface contamination in washrooms caused by the 'sneeze effect' of flushing toilets.
Sydney, NSW (PRWEB) May 13, 2009 -- Did you know that flushing toilets 'sneeze' dirty water and virtually inv...
VIDEO from Medialink and Siemens: Summer Allergies - Nothing to Sneeze At
NEW YORK, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The dog days of summer are here, and
for many, the rising heat and humidity mean one thing -- allergies. With an
estimated 40 percent of children and 20 percent of adults suffering from
allergies, rates are on the rise. Americans are spending three billion
VIDEO from Medialink and Siemens: The Next Generation Allergy Test - Nothing to Sneeze At
NEW YORK, Sept. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- If you've been experiencing watery
eyes and excessive sneezing, you're not alone. Allergy rates are on the
rise in the U.S., with an estimated 50 million Americans suffering. One
side effect -- Americans are buying antihistamines to the tune of 3 billion
Prediction of a Collective Sneeze
According to an allergy specialist, Dr Adrian Morris who is the medical director of the Surrey Allergy Clinic and adviser to Boots said that on May 29// at 6.02pm hayfever sufferers would let out a collective sneeze. He predicted that this summer is the worst summer for the past three years as the ...
Red Cross Poll Shows Parents Still Lack H1N1 Information From Schools
...ach children how to lessen the spread of the virus. Teaching children simple things such as good hand washing practices or how to cover their cough or sneeze
can go a long way in reducing the spread of seasonal flu and H1N1.
The Red Cross offers information about H1N1 and the seasonal flu at www....
Helping Dogs With Allergies: A 'Simple Solution' for a Not So Simple Health Problem
TEWKSBURY, Mass., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Achoo! Certainly, a sneeze
can be one sign that a dog has allergies. But so can incessant scratching, licking a "hot spot," recurrent ear infections and frequent messes on the l...
American Hygiene Habits Getting Worse: International Study Reveals More Illness-Causing Germs Than Ever in American Kitchens
...as meat and poultry.
Cough and sneeze
Etiquette - Practice good cough and sneeze
etiquette to prevent spreading germs to others. Cough into your elbow, rather than your hands, and sneeze
into a tissue to minimize hand contact transmissio...
As World Health Organization Raises Influenza A (H1N1) Pandemic Alert to Level Six, Hygiene Council Recommends Simple Steps to Help Protect Families from Illness
...nd light switches, to prevent germ spread.
Practice good cough and sneeze
etiquette to prevent spreading germs to others - i.e., cough into your elbow rather than your hands and sneeze
into a tissue to minimize hand contact transmission of germs. Throw used t...
Health Department Reports Pennsylvania's First Death Due to 2009 Novel Influenza A/H1N1 Virus
...itizens are reminded to take the following steps to prevent spreading illness to others:
Stay home when you are sick;
Cough or sneeze
into the bend of your elbow or a tissue, and properly dispose of used tissues;
Wash your hands frequently and thoroughly with soap and warm wa...
Sneeze in Medical Technology
Sneeze in Medical Dictionary
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...... Unfortunately, being allergic to pollen can greatly interfere with your daily ... Can the mere word " pollen " make you start to sniffle, sneeze
and reach for the ... Pollen can do more, however, than just make you sneeze. ... Skin tests Blood tests How is pollen allergy treated? A...
Sneeze in Biological News
Salt-tolerant gene found in simple plant nothing to sneeze at
Whether a plant withers unproductively or thrives in salty conditions may now be better understood by biologists.
The cellular mechanism that controls salt tolerance has been found in the arabidopsis plant by a Texas AgriLife Research scientist collaborating with an international team.
Ragweed research is nothing to sneeze at
To a person with a pollen allergy, an 18-acre ragweed field sounds like a sneezy, red-eyed zone of misery. But to two environmental engineering researchers at The Johns Hopkins University, the parcel presented a rare and valuable opportunity to learn how the troublesome weeds grow, reproduce and s...
Music is the engine of new U-M lab-on-a-chip device
...l Engineering and a professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering.
"You'd really like to see something the size of an iPhone that you could sneeze
onto and it would tell you if you have the flu. What hasn't been developed for such a small system is the pneumatics---the mechanisms for moving chemi...
American Institute of Physics announces awards for best science writing
...w understand much more about the physiology of the sneeze
reflex and the microscopic particles that make us ...er-than-life look at those things that cause us to sneeze
-- pollen, mold, goose down, dust mites, dander, f...e book's subject matter. "Children can fake a good sneeze
on demand," says Siy. However, she warns, "It take...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Dec. 17, 2008
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Spreading viruses as we breathe
...Professor Morawska and a team of QUT scientists have been studying the way droplets carring viruses are dispersed in the air when people speak, cough, sneeze
"The current belief is that if you are an arm's length away from someone you are protected from any viruses they might be carrying,"...
SARS: No evidence that any of the treatments worked
Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is caused by a virus; the main symptoms are pneumonia and fever. The virus is passed on when people sneeze
or cough. In 2003 there were over 8,000 cases and 774 deaths worldwide. The situation was alarming, because the first ever cases only appeared in 2002...
Stolen gene allows insect virus to enter cells
...rologists have long thought of baculoviruses, a group of viruses that can liquefy their insect hosts in a matter of days but don't induce so much as a sneeze
in mammals, as potential pesticides. But the viruses would require tweaking to be effective since they kill insects more slowly than chemical insectic...