Chill Out With Chilly Chicken
The country’s poultry farmers have begun championing their favorite cause and passion. After the obituary for chicken delicacies, post bird-flu scare, the farmers have made a strong bid this Sunday at the capital,// with a chicken mela that would dish out all varieties of chicken goodies – Chicke...
Children's Hospital Central California and CVS/Pharmacy Wheelchair Fund Featured in "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"
...f a fund that will benefit patients at Children's Hospital Central California.
Madera, CA (PRWEB) March 8, 2009 -- It was a chilly
January morning when the Riojas family received the news that would change their lives forever - "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" was goin...
Red Cross Caring for People in Eight States as Winter Storm Leaves Hundreds of Thousands Without Power
...till in the dark after this week's storm. With new snow on the ground and a chilly
weekend approaching, that number could grow as more cold weather grips the ...are located. People coming to shelters report running out of food in their chilly
homes. Temperatures in the affected areas are predicted to remain cold thr...
It's Cold Outside! Warm Up in Select Downtown Boston Heated Bus Shelters Courtesy of TYLENOL(r) Warming Liquids
... BOSTON, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The makers of TYLENOL(r) Warming Liquids have set out to warm up chilly
Boston bus riders by heating ten bus shelters in the downtown area. The shelters, which will be heated until March 8, can be found at the following l...
It's Cold Outside! Warm Up in Select Downtown Chicago Heated Bus Shelters Courtesy of TYLENOL(r) Warming Liquids
... CHICAGO, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The makers of TYLENOL(r) Warming Liquids have set out to warm up chilly
Chicago bus riders by heating ten bus shelters in the downtown area. The shelters, which will be heated until March 8, can be found at the following ...
Skate Through Winter Sports Injury-Free
...aaos.org/topic.cfm?topic=A00321 ), snowboarding and other cold-weather activities are a great way to get some fresh air and exercise during those long chilly
months. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons ( http://www.aaos.org ) (AAOS) has some helpful hints to help prevent injuries while enjoying the...
‘Tis The Season to Avoid Foot Follies: Tips to Keep You on Your Feet
... rejuvenate skin. To combat swelling in the legs and feet, elevate legs above heart level while lying down after a long day.
Soothe dry skin. With chilly
winter weather often comes dry air, which leads to cracked, dry skin. A 2008 APMA survey found that 56 percent of women always or frequently suffer fr...
MedexSupply Announces the Release of the ADC Limited Edition Pink Ribbon Stethoscope, With Proceeds Being Donated to Breast Cancer Research
...eed to press the stethoscope into the body to decipher the sounds. Unlike other stethoscopes, the bell or the diaphragm remain warm and never have the chilly
The ADC 603 is one of the most comfortable and versatile general use stethoscope manufactured today. For the price of $35, this high perf...
Flip flops, mulch and no coat
...ulch near the playground, children who come to child care without a coat on chilly
days, to teachers talking or texting on cell phones while they were suppose... child care centers, if one child in the group shows up without a coat on a chilly
day, she noted, that means the whole group has to stay inside. Even more su...
Flip Flops, Mulch and No Coat: Study Identifies Surprising Barriers to Outdoor Activity for Kids in Child-Care Centers
...s in Honolulu, Hawaii.
"It's things we never expected, from flip flops, mulch near the
playground, children who come to child care without a coat on chilly
to teachers talking or texting on cell phones while they were supposed to
be supervising the children," according to Kristen Copeland, M.D., lea...
Chilly in Biological News
Unique gene regulation gives chilly bugs survival advantage at bottom of the world
The larvae of Antarctic midges never stop producing special proteins that minimize environmental stress, allowing them to withstand a range of intense environmental conditions in one of the world's harshest environments.
Scientists found that adult midges (Belgica antarctica) lose their ability ...
Cold and brown fat raise the prospect of a new method of treating obesity
...part of the neck just above the collarbone.
The region of brown fat cells in the neck was tested by placing five volunteers, in thin clothing, in a chilly
room for a couple of hours. The researchers then investigated this region by PET scanning and discovered that metabolism there was on average 15 times...
Why do so many species live in tropical forests and coral reefs?
...aptive prowess. Of course, in real life, adaptation to niches is an obvious feature of living creatures. For example, polar bears are adapted to the chilly
niche of the Arctic, not to the sultry niche of the tropics. Still, Hubbell's findings hinted that the abundance of species and the development of ec...
For many insects, winter survival is in the genes
...ern climates don't die at the first signs of cold weather. Rather, new research suggests that they use a number of specialized proteins to survive the chilly
These so-called "heat-shock proteins" ensure that the insects will be back to bug us come spring.
A study of flesh flies and a handful ...
New findings blow a decade of assumptions out of the water
...he old assumption to a house where the thermostat is many rooms away from a window that has swung open, letting in cold air. The house could get quite chilly
before the draft reaches the thermostat and the furnace turns on. But if the thermostat is in the same room as the window, the furnace will turn on an...
Seals protect brain, conserve oxygen by turning off shivering response on icy dives
... Seals shiver when exposed to cold air but not when diving in chilly
water, a finding that researchers believe allows the diving seal to conserve oxygen and minimize brain damage that could result from long dives.
Alaska seal pup diet may hold key to decline of population
...Alaska Sealife Center.
The research is part of a much larger effort to find out why harbor seals and other marine mammals are disappearing from the chilly
waters off the Alaskan coast. The population decline, which has become a focus of research in the past 10-15 years, is potentially due to a variety of...
Penguins waddle but they don't fall down, UH researchers say
... With their feathery tuxedoes and charming chilly
Willy-waddle, penguins are the quintessence of cute. Small wonder they're featured in Coke commercials, movies like "Madagascar" and "March of the Pe...
Deep thinking: Scientists sequence a cold-loving marine microbe
...cells, and ordinary enzymes altered to function in chilly
"Our goal was to compare C. psychrery...apted bacteria, Colwellia species have a decidedly chilly
comfort zone. The bacteria typically require tempe...tweaks in common bacterial biology to adapt to its chilly
environs. For instance, the bacterium taps a group...
Chilly in Biological Technology
Despite gains, women still face bias in science careers
...ties remains a difficult trek, fraught with roadblocks of bias, a sometimes chilly
campus climate and the challenge of balancing family and work.
That, in ...en attribute their exit from the academy to hostility from colleagues and a chilly
campus climate," the authors of the new analysis write. This atmosphere is ...
The Right Brain: A neurological solution to the flattening world
...ther in a concert: if one side picks up and goes home, the orchestra still makes music but may not sound right. As he says: Logic without emotion is a chilly
Spock-like existence. Emotion without logic is a weepy, hysterical world where the clocks are never right and the buses always late.