21st Congress of the College of Neuropsychopharmacology, Aug. 30-Sept. 3, 2008, Spain
...uch as burn-out, especially among women. This development predominantly seems to be related to the rapid societal changes currently taking place, with vanishing
traditional roles, growing workplace stress and unemployment ranking first among a variety of influential factors. Furthermore, current demographic ch...
Targeting aggressive breast cancers by putting them to sleep
... of our most surprising findings was that although the tumours went away, the cells making up the tumour didn't die, as you'd expect."
Instead, the vanishing
tumours underwent 'senescence' a tumour suppressive mechanism that scientists are only just beginning to understand. The word is derived from the Lati...
Group Therapy and Willpower can Help Smokers to Quit
...sk is likely to be much harder. Statistics show that only 1-2 percent of smokers manage to quit on their own.
In Germany at least, smokers are vanishing
fast, mainly because hardly anyone actually takes up the habit.
The number of young people who smoke fell this spring to a historic low, accor...
Outsourcing Farming, a Chinese Initiative
... essential to a richer diet//. For more than 2,000 years, the Chinese have turned soybeans into tofu, a staple of the country’s diet.
In China, vanishing
cropland and diminishing water supplies are hampering the country’s ability to feed itself. On the other hand the increasing use of farmland in the U...
Primal Scream's Return
...ed in and it was such a bad time that Gillespie thought of quitting the band. The anxiety and the fear psychosis inspired by the drugs came through in vanishing
Point, Evil Heat and XTRMNTR. "I was killing myself, but it's what I was seeing and feeling at the time. Now I'm just trying to stay alive. I've got t...
Jharkhand Govt Tie Up With Ramdev To Preserve Rare Herbal Plants
... will approach the traditional medical practitioners who treat people with these herbs and also those having knowledge of the herbal plants, which are vanishing
gradually," she said.
The Patanjali Yoga Peeth also plans to open an Ayurvedic medical college and hospital in Ranchi. Ramdev earlier said that Jh...
NASA expert to address Earth's vanishing polar ice, April 10, at UD
From research camps atop glaciers in some of the most remote regions of the planet, Waleed Abdalati, head of the Cryospheric Sciences Branch at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., has witnessed remarkable changes in the Earth's ice cover.
Striking images taken by NASA satellit...
Complications early in pregnancy or in previous pregnancies adversely affect existing or subsequent pregnancies
...risk of low birth weight
and very low birth weight. These risks were further increased after detection of an intrauterine haematoma.
The survivor in a vanishing
twin pregnancy (a twin pregnancy in which one twin miscarries very early in the
pregnancy) was at increased risk of premature or very premature delive...
American Chemical Society's weekly PressPac -- April 29, 2009
...ime that high mercury levels in certain Arctic seals appear to be linked to vanishing
sea ice caused by global warming. Their study, a new insight into the impac...e length of the so-called "summer ice-free season," a warm period marked by vanishing
sea ice in the seals' habitat. They found that the seals accumulated more m...
ESA to feature wide range of UW-Madison presentations
...nmental reporters. Highlights are included in this tipsheet.
New book explores ecological transformations in Wisconsin
A new book, titled "The vanishing
Present: Wisconsin's Changing Lands, Waters, and Wildlife," examines how human pressures urbanization, population growth, and land use changes are r...
Crystal (eye) ball: Study says visual system equipped with 'future seeing powers'
...etrical illusionsthose with converging lines and a vanishing
point we often see in Psychology 101 classes or in... vertical lines drawn on either side of the center vanishing
point. Although the lines are straight, they seem to bow out away from the vanishing
point. The optical illusion occurs because our bra...
Bottom trawling impacts, clearly visible from space
...ately started trawling deeper with no restrictions, and continue to do so, she said. There are ways to catch fish that are less harmful to the worlds vanishing
marine life. We need to start protecting the seafloor by using fishing gear, besides bottom trawls, especially in the deep sea. Its the only thing lef...
LSU and Ohio State battle on football field, collaborate in research field
...ht against this rapid destruction, the two universities joined forces in 2003, forming an ongoing research partnership with the goal of rebuilding the vanishing
coastal wetland ecosystem that makes up 30 percent of the nations total coastal marsh.
Researchers also aim to reduce the flow of nitrogen and ot...
Stanford researchers say climate change will significantly increase impending bird extinctions
...lowly shift to higher elevations, driven by rising temperatures worldwide. The answer, unfortunately, is you can't go anywhere. Habitats shrink to the vanishing
point, and species go extinct.
That scenario is likely to be played out repeatedly and at an accelerating rate as the world continues to warm, Stan...
ESA launches new project to protect biodiversity
... The world's biodiversity is vanishing
at an unprecedented rate ?around 100 species every day ?due to factors such as land use change and pollution. Addressing this threat, world government...
Invasive species harms native hardwoods by killing soil fungus
...niversity, the University of Guelph, the University of Montana, Purdue University, and the UFZ Centre for Environmental Research in Germany.
habitat caused by human activity is the number one threat to biodiversity, there is great concern over the impact of accidental and intentional disper...
Aegis Analytical Corp. Showcases Discoverant at Inaugural Venture Capital in the Rockies Fall
...erence's keynote presentation. Providing a unique perspective, Davis' presentation, "The effects of globalization: A journey through the realm of vanishing
cultures," will discuss the impact that technology is having on our culture and society. Additional speakers at the event will include Yahoo's Gr...
Dressing information technology in business clothes
...ID meant they didn't have to key in inventory data anymore and Lord knows, it was a hassle for all those small batches &ndahs; so they stopped. Poof! vanishing
inventory. In that case, the solution was pretty simple. An investment in additional RFID readers and a little more training for the warehouse staff u...