RNs Praise Courageous Vote by Senate Committee on Badly Flawed Healthcare Bill
OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California
Nurses Association/National Nurses Organizing Committee today offered
praise to the Senate Health Committee for resisting enormous pressure to
pass a badly
flawed healthcare bill and pledged to work with legislators,
Type 1 diabetes may result from good genes behaving badly
WHAT: New research from Stanford University scientists suggests that type 1 diabetes, an autoimmune disease that develops in children and young adults, may not be due to bad genes but rather to good genes behaving badly.
Because type 1 diabetes typically runs in families, scientists have look...
Students With Sleep Disorder Symptoms Score Badly in Maths
Parents whose children are weak at mathematics, reading, and writing better watch out for symptoms of sleep disorders in their kids, for a research suggests that such symptoms may cause students to have more trouble academically than their peers. Authored by Alyssa Bachmann of Chappaqua Public Sch...
Many Drug Tests on Animals are Badly Flawed, a Study Warns
A BMJ Study in six areas by team of senior scientists warns that many tests of drugs on animals// are flawed and hard to predict how well a prototype medicine will work on humans.
The British Medical Journal (BMJ) research, which looked at the studies in six areas have found that animal studi...
Poultry Business In Gujarat Badly Hit
Poultry business generally has suffered after announcement of Bird Flu in India .In Gujarat it is reported that 80% of the business has been wiped out. In Utchal taluka of Surat 90,000 chickens have been culled.//
Ramesh Patel, secretary of the Gujarat Broiler Farmers' Association, said Sun...
Secondhand Workplace Smoke Hits Non-smokers Badly
Working in an environment where smoking is allowed is especially harmful for non-smokers, as they immediately absorb a potent carcinogen that is not considered safe at any level, a study has found.
The study was carried out by researchers at the Multnomah County Health Department and Orego...
Are Patients Becoming Victims in Hospital Overcrowding Turf Wars? Experts Ask
... expert and vice president of TeleTracking Technologies. "You're simply transferring the problem to someone else and ignoring the underlying issue -- badly
managed patient flow."
Solutions do exist.
Overcrowding is no longer viewed as an ER problem, but as a hospital-wide problem caused...
Expressing Growing Concern, THCA Urges Texas Congressional Delegation to Protect Seniors' Medicare-Funded Nursing Home Care as Health Reform Debate Proceeds
...ogram, patient care quality, and the stability of the long term care workforce," Graves continued.
"We have and will continue to support the badly
needed health reforms that will benefit every Texan - but it will be essential for the Obama Administration and Congress to ensure seniors' special ca...
Bathtub Accidents Injure 43,000 U.S. Kids Each Year
...Katz, director of the Prevention Research Center at Yale University School of Medicine, said it's "alarming that more than 40,000 children are injured badly
enough each year in bath and shower tumbles to warrant a trip to the emergency room."
If these injuries were unavoidable, that would be one thing, ...
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Urges Constant Vigilance Against Growing Threat of Killer 'Superbug'
...suffering and more expensive treatment alternatives," adds Reed.
'Didn't know what future held'
Al Wegleitner of Prosper, Texas, was bitten badly
by this "superbug." Wegleitner came home from work and noticed a leg sore -- maybe a bug bite or pimple. Feverish, he went to bed. By morning, the sor...
badly in Medical Technology
Sanofi Pasteur Starts a Phase II Study of a Vaccine Against Clostridium Difficile
... "Treatment of C. difficile infection includes the use of one of two
antibiotics. Non-antibiotic approaches for managing C. difficile infection
needed since the alteration of the gut flora associated with
antibiotics triggers the infection in the first place. There is also
Interview of the Vice President
... fissile material, either highly-enriched uranium or
plutonium. In this case, they're embarked upon the program to develop
Q How badly
does this complicate your strategic objectives, given that
you were making some progress with the European allies, or other allies, to
put pressure on...
badly in Medical Dictionary
...open reading ... displayarticle ... The maize streak virus causes one of the most destructive crop diseases in Africa. ... can come from a field badly
infected with the virus . ... ...
...ientific evidence includes description, drug interactions, safety concerns, and effectiveness. Camphor preparations should not be applied to badly
burned or open wounds nor ... Using camphor mothballs as an insect repellant in gardens contaminates the soil ... Find products and compare pr...
...te ? ... How to administer first aid for an animal bite . ... If the animal bite creates a deep puncture of the skin or the skin is badly
torn ... BITES – HUMAN AND ANIMAL . It invariably happens to almost everyone. ... Here is Dr. Sears guide to both animal and human bites . ....
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Pinhead-size worms + robot = new antibiotics
...se the antibiotic drought, scientists in Massachusetts are describing successful use of a test that enlists pinhead-sized worms in efforts to discover badly
needed new antibiotics. Their study appeared in ACS Chemical Biology , a monthly journal.
Frederick Ausubel and colleagues note in the new study ...
Wolf reintroduction proposed in Scottish Highland test case
...l Park and elsewhere, which has demonstrated that the absence of large predators such as wolves and cougars has allowed deer, elk and other animals to badly
overgraze lands and ravish entire terrestrial ecosystems.
If successful, the experiment might demonstrate the same ecosystem recovery is possible i...
Anti-biotech groups obstruct forest biotechnology
...ght or disease, restore threatened species, reduce costs, contribute to renewable energy, sequester carbon, improve environmental cleanup, and produce badly
needed products for global consumers, the scientists said.
"This is a noose that's been slowly tightening for many years," said Steven Strauss, a d...
Non-wovens as scaffolds for artificial tissue
... This release is available in German .
When someone's knee hurts with every step it's a sign that the cartilage has been so badly
damaged that the bones rub together when walking. Medical scientists are developing a technique to produce cartilage tissue artificially so that patie...
Meet DNA's personal assistants
...c community, we knew it would change how we studied genetic disease as we have an additional gene regulatory mechanism to look at."
Cells Behaving badly
Scientists don't know why some breast cancer patients respond well to chemotherapy, while others do not. With the ability to provide a complete ge...
Climate change affecting Europe's birds now, say researchers
...ange have been increasing since the mid-80s, and those we predict should do badly
have declined over the same period. The worry is that the declining group a...ects are being felt right now. The results show the number of species being badly
affected outnumbers the species that might benefit by three to one. Althoug...
UMMS researchers publish DNA identification of czar's children
...Yekaterinaburg in 1918. Their bodies were transported to a forest and were badly
damaged in an attempt to eliminate evidence of this crime," said Rogaev, wh...m the original discovery site, about 900 miles east of Moscow, but had been badly
damaged by not only time and natural decomposition, but also by acid and fi...
Researchers 'unzip' molecules to measure interactions keeping DNA packed in cells
... ITHACA, N.Y. Anyone who has ever battled a stuck zipper knows it's a good idea to see what's stuck, where and how badly
-- and then to pull hard.
A Cornell research team's experiments involve the "unzipping" of single DNA molecules. By mapping the hiccups, stoppages a...
4 years after tsunami: Corals stage comeback
... For example, Dodent Mahyiddin, a dive operator on Weh Island, leads an effort to transplant corals onto hand-laid underwater structures to restore a badly
damaged reef in front of the remains of his dive shop, which was also destroyed by the tsunami. Already he is seeing widespread colonization of young...
Stomach ulcer bug causes bad breath
... in their mouths.
"Halitosis is a common problem in humans, and bad breath is largely caused by periodonitis, tongue debris, poor oral hygiene and badly
fitted fillings," said Dr. Suzuki. "Bacteria produce volatile compounds that smell unpleasant, including hydrogen sulphide, methyl mercaptan and dimet...
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Malaysian Healthcare Industry Is in Good Shape
... Suwinski, Senior Consultant of the Healthcare Practice, Asia Pacific comments that the Malaysian healthcare companies are not going to be affected as badly
as it may seem.
"Malaysian economy is faring better as compared to other APAC countries. This is due to adequate monetary and fiscal responses, m...
MicroPhage Closes Latest Financing
infections (HAIs), such as MRSA.
R. Gary Mesch, chairman of MicroPhage commented "MicroPhage investors are
confident the company will deliver badly
needed diagnostic tools in the fight
against MRSA and other HAIs. Closing a significant funding round in this
tough financial climate is a noteworthy...
HER1 and HER3 VeraTag(TM) Assays are Now Available for Use in Development and Clinical Evaluation of Cancer Therapeutics
..., Monogram vice president of clinical
research. "Accurate, quantitative measurements for EGFR (HER1) and HER3
have never before been available and are badly
needed to help unravel the
complex biology of cancer and enable the development and clinical use of
targeted cancer therapies."
"Our HER1 and HER3 a...
Tourtellotte's New Trident IWR(TM) Eliminates 12-Week Study Setup Lead Time for Clinical Trials
...eet it. Service outages are in the press.
Both vendors and bio-pharmaceuticals are starting to realize that a more
modern, more scalable technology is badly
In 2001, Tourtellotte Solutions pioneered the first major
parameter-driven IVRS (and also the world's first IWR) for a global
Are We Headed for a Global Economic Collapse?
...s have a habit of taking good notes at the analysts meeting, and a slip of an overly optimistic forecast by a CEO can cause their stock to drop rather badly
if they miss their target!
In summary, get China to become a member of this group, and then next year we can call it G-9! Without getting China inv...
Business Plan Contest Has Good Model
...r which it had just completed a prototype. The company also used the cash to update its computers, allowing it to do more product testing, among other badly
You can really do a lot with $10,000 for a small company, said Schraufnagel, who graduated from UW-Eau Claire with a B.S. in compute...
Style Without Substance: Will HTML Email Survive Abuse?
...ving it done properly.
HTML messages arent bad. However, most are still badly
constructed and badly
This needs to change.
Each poorly-constructed HTML email...
Optimistic Outlook For Manufacturing
...mpetitor, lost 15 to 20 percent of its manufacturing base at the same time that Wisconsin experienced similar losses.
Wisconsin hasnt done terribly badly
compared to the rest of the nation, he said.
Manufacturing job loss is nothing new but is now more noticeable as downsizing occurs at an accelerat...
Don't be muzzled in your Midwest technology job search
...cement. She didnt even want me to use the word career or advancement. I thought that was kind of weird.
I could hardly finish my lunch. I wanted so badly
to call that headhunter and give her a piece of my mind.
Still, I used the time more intelligently by explaining to Jessica that she is perfectly e...
How a Midwestern girl became the CEO of a multi-billion-dollar software company
... attend a company-wide meeting. Only fifteen or twenty people showed up.
One of the people who attended this meeting was a disgruntled engineer who badly
wanted Bartzs job. He insisted on bringing his large, clunky personal computer to the meeting, and he tried to distract Bartz by banging loudly on his...
badly in Biological Definition
...(PCR)  . However, on February 15 2005 the museum announced that it was stopping the project after tests showed the specimens' DNA had been too badly
degraded by the ( ethanol ) preservative.
One of the continuing obstacles in the attempt to clone extinct species is the need for nearly perfect DNA...
...hen weakening it by drying the affected nerve tissue. This vaccine was first used on 9-year old Joseph Meister on July 6 , 1885 after the boy was badly
mauled by a rabid dog. This was done at some personal risk for Pasteur, since he was not a licensed physician and could have faced prosecution for tre...
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...( A) Pectoral girdle of adult in ventral view, with scapula, suprascapula ... The pectoral girdle of the only specimen of Triadobatrachus is badly
crushed and ... The pectoral girdle , to which the upper limbs attach, consists of a clavicle and ... Copyright © The McGraw-Hill Companies, inc...
..... Negative lightwave interference occurs when the second waves are out of sync ... Implicit Interference . Does economic redistribution score badly
in terms ... The violation of negative liberty instead comes from the threat of interference . ... Here we describe a negative assay interfer...