Aerobically unfit young adults on road to diabetes in middle age
CHICAGO --- Most healthy 25 year olds don't stay up at night worrying whether they are going to develop diabetes in middle age. The disease is not on their radar, and middle age is a lifetime away.
As it turns out, many should be concerned. Researchers at Northwestern University Feinberg Scho...
Groups: Sebelius Unfit For Office in Wake of New Revelations
WASHINGTON, April 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Life League, Human Life International, Pharmacists for Life International, Pro-Life Action League, Women Influencing the Nation and Pro-Life Unity released the following statement regarding the nomination of Gov. Kathleen Sebelius to Health ...
Study in Nature: MicroRNAs hold promise for treating diseases in blood vessels
...NA) that are "read" by cellular machines that build proteins. microRNAs bind to messenger RNAs, usually targeting them for breakdown or rendering them unfit
to serve as templates for protein production.
The current study found that two miRNAs in particular, miR-143 and miR-145, are part of a molecular...
Interactive Video Games Offer Exercise Benefits
...ods of getting fit, said Elizabeth DiRico, an exercise physiologist who studied college students who played Wii athletic games. Still, "if you have an unfit
individual, this would be a good way to transition them from being a couch potato into moving more," she said.
Playing a video game has traditional...
Video: GoGirl!, Don't Take Life Sitting Down
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"Women have been faced with the challenge of unfit
or nonexistent restrooms for quite some time," says Sarah Dillon, president and founder of GoGirl. "GoGirl is the perfect solution to any bathroom eme...
KLRI Releases 3rd Annual Report On Year's Top Longevity Research Findings
...o learn more about the benefits of exercise in preventing age-related declines, KLRI researchers have begun a study to measure the response of fit and unfit
older men and women to two acute stressors: a blood pressure test, which increases oxidative stress, and a psychological test, which increases neuroen...
Extra support helps obese women cycle to and from work
The study was carried out at the Obesity Unit at Karolinska University Hospital in Stockholm and lasted 18 months. It involved 120 obese and unfit
women between the ages of 30 and 60 with a waist circumference of at least 88 centimetres (34.6 inches). The subjects were randomly assigned to two gr...
Collagen injections can help some incontinence patients when surgery fails, researcher finds
...he study's lead author. "The collagen injection is also a good alternative for those who cannot afford recovery time from surgery or are too medically unfit
or frail to undergo a second surgical intervention."
The prevalence of SUI is higher in women than men. While not life threatening, the condition c...
Operation Rescue Launches Opposition to Gov. Sebelius' Confirmation as HHS Secretary
...ially late-term abortionist George Tiller make her unfit
Because many are unaware of Sebeli...debtedness to the corrupt abortion lobby makes her unfit
to serve. We urge our supporters to begin contacti...ormation of U.S. Senators
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Tracking Down a Salmonella Outbreak
... FDA from being allowed back into the United States because the nuts contained an unspecified "filthy, putrid or decomposed substance, or is otherwise unfit
for food," according to an FDA report of the incident, the news service said.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration Web site ...
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Evolution's new wrinkle
...began with Alfred Wallace's likening of the action of natural selection to the governor on a steam engine --- that is, as a mechanism for removing the unfit
and thereby keeping populations 'up to snuff' as environmental actors," Smith said. "Wallace never really came to grips with the positive feedback par...
From the backyard to the ocean: New study shows streams act as key nitrogen filters
... -- As spring arrives across the country, tourists returning to beaches will face the reality of "red tide" -- harmful blooms of algae that make water unfit
for swimming and pose risks to humans and sea life.
What they may not realize is that the small streams running through their neighborhoods play a ...
Half of the people suffering from head injuries fake to receive financial help
...ionals have a set of reliable tools to prove empirically if a patient is lying when they declare, for example, that their memory problems renders them unfit
The work by this researcher has validated a series of tests which, when used on patients without them being aware o...
...oying for the breeder, fascinates geneticists and molecular biologists. The unfit
offspring are an example that genetic material cannot always be combined at...ed in the latest edition of PLoS Biology, was based on the observation that unfit
hybrids from different plant species are very similar. Their growth is reta...
How the plant immune system can drive the formation of new species
... cress, Arabidopsis thaliana. The new study, reported in the latest edition of the open-access journal PLoS Biology, was based on the observation that unfit
hybrids arising in different plant species are very similar. Their growth is retarded, the leaves become yellow and necrotic, the tissue collapses, an...
Fresh water affected by salt from deicing roads
...now, suggesting that salt is accumulating in the environment."
If current trends continue over the next century, many surface waters could become unfit
for human consumption and toxic to some aquatic life throughout the region. Reversing the problem involves reducing the creation of new roads and sub...
Study shows eutrophic lakes may not recover for a millennium
...akes in the world."
Lakes that are that highly eutrophic, Carpenter notes, have a higher incidence of toxic algae blooms, which would make the lake unfit
for swimming or exposure to domestic animals and pets.
"And the odor cannot be underestimated. Lake Mendota has a certain smell about it on some su...
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...hylene with sulfuric acid as catalyst . This process is cheaper than the production by fermentation.
Ethanol for industrial use is normally made unfit
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...and Harry H. Laughlin began to promote eugenics. In years to come the ERO collected a mass of family pedigrees, which concluded that those that were unfit
were from economically and socially poor backgrounds. Eugenicists such as Davenport, the psychologist Henry H. Goddard , and the conservationist M...
...tructure which is hypothesized to provide a chemical function necessary for viral propagation. (See ribozyme .) If so, most mutations would render it unfit
for that purpose and would not propagate.
Some RNA viruses:
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