Passive Smoking A Health Hazard Unnoticed
Being surrounded by smokers in public may be more damaging for your health that you might think say researchers , according to a new study that shows // there may be a greater risk posed to non-smokers from passive smoke or second-hand smoke in public than previous research has shown.
A Common Cause Of Allergy That Goes Unnoticed
Research shows more than 6 million Americans are allergic to fish and shellfish and self-reported, physician diagnosed and/or ‘convincing allergy’ // to seafood is reported by 2.3 percent of the general population, which is about 6.5 million Americans.”
In a recent study researchers found about...
Sunscreen on Your Feet? Doctors Urge Sunscreen Use and Exams to Prevent Skin Cancer on Feet
...t common is the most serious form, melanoma. Symptoms can be as subtle as an abnormal-looking mole or freckle found anywhere on the foot, and often go unnoticed
without routine foot exams.
According to foot and ankle surgeon Thanh Dinh, DPM, FACFAS, early diagnosis is key to effective treatment for the...
Students with depression twice as likely to drop out of college
...ose interest in activities.
"Lots of students who have significant depression on some dimension are performing just fine, but may be at risk and go unnoticed
because there is no noticeable drop in functioning."
Students with both depression and anxiety had especially poor academic performance.
This Father's Day Give Dad a Gift Straight for the Heart
...ch 70 percent of people surveyed were unfamiliar(2). Morning hypertension is a surge in blood pressure that occurs after waking. It, too, often goes unnoticed
since by the time many make it into the doctor's office, blood pressure levels may have decreased. The condition is concerning or alarming given it i...
Desert Oasis Recovery, an Albuquerque, New Mexico Based Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment Center Announces a New Prescription Drug Addiction Treatment Program
...those well known people and in turn they do get help. Sometimes when non-celebrities are addicted to prescription drugs their problem quite often goes unnoticed
which is painful to know. Part of our mission here at Desert Oasis Recovery is to educate the public about this quiet problem and then let it be kn...
Too Much Computer Gaming Can Steal Your Sleep
...ofessional Sleep Societies annual meeting, in Seattle.
Another study presented at the meeting concluded that sleep problems among children often go unnoticed
by their doctors.
According to the study, data from pediatricians on nearly 155,00 patients, ranging in age from infancy to 18 years old, showed th...
Perfect Father's Day Gift: The Sound of Silence
...z(R) gently props open nasal passages to reduce the tissue vibrations that cause primary snoring. Brez(R) also allows greater air flow and can be worn unnoticed
during the day when some users report it relieves nasal congestion. (Brez(R) cannot treat sleep apnea, a condition in which interrupted breathing caus...
MIT: New system monitors fetal heartbeat
... like going from a one-dimensional slice of an image to a hologram," Clifford said.
That better view could help catch problems that might have gone unnoticed
before. "If you're looking in just one direction and an abnormality is occurring perpendicular to that direction, you won't see it," Clifford said.
Finding Hidden Heart Attacks: Saint Francis Hospital is First in Illinois to Detect Hidden Heart Attacks With New Technology
...ull 360-degree view of the heart's arteries, without surgical intervention, and can more rapidly and accurately identify closed arteries that might go unnoticed
using traditional ECG equipment.
"The 80-lead ECG is the next step in advancing emergency cardiac care. Traditional tests do not detect all heart...
Unnoticed in Medical Technology
The Oral Cancer Foundation Urges HPV Vaccination for Males
...e the death rate of cervical cancers, and is higher than
that of many other cancers we commonly hear about. Because it is frequently
painless and goes unnoticed
in its early stages, the cancer is usually not
found until late stages, when prognosis is poor. Opportunistic screenings
like those done for cervical ...
Unnoticed in Medical Products
WhisperNG Erbium YAG Extended Ablation Laser
Features:...dual damage of the Whisper NG Extended Ablation Laser speeds reepithelialization and creates a reliable gentle peel whose healing process goes mostly unnoticed
Flexible - The absence of a demarcation line provides more treatment options by enabling the physician to equally treat a small pro...
Unnoticed in Medical Dictionary
...ical definitions and ... medical definitions of terms that appear in the Urinalysis article. ... Urinalysis can reveal diseases that have gone unnoticed
because they do not ... Microscopic urinalysis requires only a relatively inexpensive light microscope. ... More about Urinalysis : Purpose Pre...
... In aortic valve ... Aortic Valve Insufficiency Health Article. Save Email Print. Images (1) A ... Aortic valve insufficiency can remain unnoticed
for ... #Description ... Rheumatic fever used to be the primary cause of aortic insufficiency . ... Aortic insufficiency cannot be prev...
Unnoticed in Biological News
Climate change driving Michigan mammals north
... snakes. But we don't know enough about their natural history to know whether replacing a northern species with a southern equivalent is going to pass unnoticed
or is going to be catastrophic. It could work either way.
"What we can say is that the potential is there for serious changes to happen, and it wou...
Gene switch sites found mainly on 'shores,' not just 'islands' of the human genome
...D., of the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, and their colleagues wondered whether undiscovered methylated sites were hiding unnoticed
elsewhere in the genome. The researchers performed their comprehensive survey in human brain, liver and spleen tissues obtained from five autopsies, i...
Study reveals effects of unconscious exposure to advertisements
Advertising that takes the form of apparel branded with company's names, and products strategically placed in movies and television shows, often go unnoticed
by consumers, capitalizing on our brain's mechanisms to modulate preference based on non-conscious exposure.
Changizi's research suggests that such...
New book covers 16 years of MSU research in Yellowstone
... didn't care to pursue," Garrott said. "It was a good place for a new professor."
Garrott and his teams of researchers were able to work relatively unnoticed
for a decade until the arrival of the controversies surrounding wolves and winter recreation, Garrott continued. Suddenly, people who had been concer...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- July 9, 2008
...xander Tullo, and Jean-Francois Tremblay point out that so-called 'electronic chemicals' play key roles in today's advanced electronics but go largely unnoticed
by consumers. These unsung materials, part of a multibillion dollar electronic materials market, provide improved solar panels that crank out more fos...
New fish has a face even Dale Chihuly could love
...ed fish are soft and pliable enough to slip and slide into narrow crevices of coral reefs. Its probably part of the reason that they've typically gone unnoticed
The individuals are undoubtedly anglerfishes, says Ted Pietsch, a UW professor of aquatic and fishery sciences who has published 150 sch...
Slow slip and slide dynamics
...everal seconds. The slow release of energy spares damage to the surface environment, and the lack of significant seismic waves causes the quakes to go unnoticed
This is a prime location for the use of GPS to study plate boundary processes like earthquakes, tsunamis, locking zone dynamics and epis...
Unravelling new complexity in the genome
...erstanding human diseases such as cancers, since we can anticipate a more extensive role for altered regulation of splicing events that similarly went unnoticed
due to the lack of the appropriate technology allowing their detection. ...
Biologists develop large gene dataset for rice plant
...s are considered one of most important discoveries in biotechnology in the last 10 years. Because they are so much smaller than mRNAs, small RNAs went unnoticed
for many years, or were considered biologically unimportant, said Meyers.
Small RNAs are now known to play an important role in gene regulation, ...
Can engineered immune cells stop AIDS?
...face, Wang says, which makes it virtually impossible to penetrate. And because the virus also has an uncanny ability to hide, HIV often goes virtually unnoticed
by neutralizing antibodies that are roaming the body in search of foreign invaders.
Faced with such a clever adversary, Wang wants to synthetical...
Unnoticed in Biological Technology
The high cost of employee disengagement
...es tens of billions more in missed opportunities for improved innovation, growth and customer satisfaction. The fact that this crisis has gone largely unnoticed
is even more shocking given the obsession with productivity improvement that dominates so many corporate management teams. Yet, few companies seem awa...
Building the modern public-purpose university' should be UW System's goal
... universities as fueling a strong economy, and economic growth as necessary to a vibrant higher education system. But they're alarmed about the almost unnoticed
drift away from 140 years of federal and state policy, dating back to Abraham Lincoln and the 1862 creation of "land-grant" universities, underpinning...
Polar neutrino observatory construction leaps ahead
...e mystery of the universe's most enigmatic events such as gamma ray bursts, dark matter and supernovas.
But cosmic neutrinos-billions of which pass unnoticed
through the Earth and indeed through the human body every day-are, by their very nature, extremely difficult for astrophysicists to detect. What is re...
High taxes and low rates of entrepreneurship - is there a relationship?
...ore. While that's a fractional increase mitigated in part by salaries that rose at an above-average rate, it also suggests a tax increase would not go unnoticed
by most citizens.
The case for increasing a major tax, such as income or sales, is not compelling from a budget-balancing perspective. The projecte...
Tapping hidden assets: Wisconsin researchers who can create jobs
... Madison, Wis. - In a recent report that probably went unnoticed
outside the academic world, the Association of University Technology Managers released figures that show why the rest of us should be very happy tha...
UW-Madison launches new high-speed research network
...REAS-Net, which features two links to Internet2, at Chicago and Kansas City, Mo., is so robust that any outage - anywhere in the loop - is essentially unnoticed
because traffic is rerouted at the speed of light to the other access point, according to Ken Frazier, interim CIO for UW-Madison.
This capacity a...
Unnoticed in Biological Definition
...e insulin is still produced, especially in the initial years. Type 2 may go unnoticed
for years in a patient before diagnosis, since the symptoms are typically m...cidosis) and can be sporadic. However, severe complications can result from unnoticed
type 2 diabetes, including renal failure , and coronary artery disease .
...essions disappear, just as a scent seems to disappear when a person smells it for a prolonged period of time. One practical advantage of this is that unnoticed
actions or sensation continue in the background while an individual's attention can move to another concern. Alexander Technique addresses these is...