Crocodile Babies Cry Out for Hatching
Tiny noises mean its time for Mom to dig up the nest, scientists say
MONDAY, June 23 (HealthDay News) -- If you ever happen to hear crocodile eggs calling out to you, you're not imagining things.
These pre-hatching calls are produced by baby Nile crocodiles as messages to each other...
Natural Childbirth Moms More Attuned to Babies' Cry
Finding may help shed light on postpartum depression in those choosing Caesareans
THURSDAY, Sept. 11 (HealthDay News) -- Mothers who delivered their babies vaginally appear to be much more sensitive to the cry
of their own child within a few weeks of the birth compared with those who d...
Soothing Approach Minimize Bawling Babies Cry – Study Find
When comparing the benefits of comforting crying babies or making them to settle themselves, the former approach was found to be better, through a study done by British researchers. //
New Scientist magazine reported last Wednesday, that babies, who were only 2-5 weeks older fussed and cried 5...
A connection Between Cry Babies and Postpartum Depression
There is more behind the scenes if a baby is really fussy and the mother is also in the throes of postpartum depression. A study conducted by a Brown Medical School professor// and Rhode Island Department of Health family health experts delves into this subject to throw light on the subtle associat...
Bacteria May Be Connected to Colic
... gastrointestinal conditions in later life, such as irritable bowel syndrome and celiac disease.
Colic, which causes an otherwise healthy baby to cry
and scream often and for long periods without any noticeable reason, has no medically grounded treatment or known cause, although bottle-fed babies se...
CryoLife Receives CE Mark Approval for BioFoam(R) Hemostatic Technology
ATLANTA, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc., (NYSE: cry
) an implantable biological medical device and cardiovascular tissue processing company, today announced it has received CE mark approval for its BioF...
CryoLife Reports Record Quarterly Revenues of $28.2 Million
ATLANTA, July 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: cry
) , an implantable biological medical device and cardiovascular tissue processing company, announced today that revenues for the second quarter of 200...
Questcor and Child Neurology Foundation Announce Creation of Infantile Spasms Awareness Week
...s are brief, infrequent and not typical, so it is quite common for the diagnosis to be delayed. Frequently, due to the pattern of the attacks and the cry
that a child gives during or after an attack, the attacks are initially thought to be due to colic or gastric distress.
About the Child Neurol...
Cats Purrfect at Getting Needs Met, Study Shows
...ussex. "They learn to dramatically exaggerate this cry
embedded within the purr because it proves effecti... In fact, when McComb's team digitally removed the cry
from the recorded purr, it lost its sense of urgen...McComb also speculates that the use of a plaintive cry
wrapped inside a purr taps into a deeply human res...
CryoLife Announces Release Date and Teleconference Call Details for 2009 Second Quarter Financial Results
ATLANTA, July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: cry
), an implantable biological medical device and cardiovascular tissue processing company,announced today that 2009 second quarter financial results w...
cry in Biological News
A biological basis for the 8-hour workday?
...rough. Anybody who has young children realizes that they are more likely to cry
around those times and you're more likely to cry
with them." The shift in gene expression controlled by these harmonics can ...
Musicians have biological advantage in identifying emotion in sound
...eady know that emotion is carried less by the linguistic meaning of a word than by the way in which the sound is communicated," says Strait. A child's cry
of "Mommy!" -- or even his or her wordless utterance -- can mean very different things depending on the acoustic properties of the sound.
How your body clock avoids hitting the snooze button
...newsky explains: "A circadian photoreceptor called cry
is activated by light in the blue spectrum. Once active, cry
then becomes able to bind to a protein called Jetl...g also helps to destroy the original photoreceptor cry
itself. This allows the Timeless protein to reaccu...
UNC, Yale partner to study effects of cocaine use on mother-infant relationships
"Understanding, for example, how genes and experiences such as substance use come together to influence how a mother responds to her baby's cry
or other expressions of distress sets the stage for working towards finding innovative interventions for adults who are struggling to care for their c...
Natural childbirth linked to stronger baby bonding than C-sections
...parents listened to recordings of their own baby's cry
during the discomfort of a diaper change. The rese...tain brain regions in response to their own baby's cry
as measured by fMRI. These brain areas included co...s and behaviors. The responses to their own baby's cry
in some of these regions varied according to mood ...
Energy secretary, IEEE-member industry leader to deliver keynote addresses during GridWeek 2008
...rging that a new view of energy, beyond oil, coal and other fossil-based fuels, will result in decentralized components of the electricity grid, a far cry
from the central generation and structured system of the past."
GridWeek 2008 will also feature the first International Smart Grid Summit to discus...
Wildlife Conservation Society discovers 'Planet of the Apes'
...d CEO of the Wildlife Conservation Society. "It also shows that conservation in the Republic of Congo is working. This discovery should be a rallying cry
for the world that we can protect other vulnerable and endangered species, whether they be gorillas in Africa, tigers in India, or lemurs in Madagasca...
Group selection, a theory whose time has come...again
...ginally envisioned, and that adaptations can evolve at all levels of the biological hierarchy, from genes to ecosystems. They conclude with a rallying cry
that paraphrases Rabbi Hillel: Selfishness beats altruism within groups. Altruistic groups beat selfish groups. Everything else is commentary, Wilson...
Researchers: No faking it, crocodile tears are real
...AINESVILLE, Fla. When someone feigns sadness they cry
crocodile tears, a phrase that comes from an old myth that the animals cry
Now, a University of Florida rese...d with human facial palsy that causes sufferers to cry
while eating. For a presentation he planned to giv...
Tears reveal some of their deepest secrets to researchers
...cientists call tear film, which is made up of three distinct, microscopic layers. The middle, watery layer ?what we normally think of as tears when we cry
?is sandwiched between a layer of mucus and an outer layer of fatty, oily substances collectively called meibum.
It's in this outer layer that re...
cry in Biological Technology
A cry for unity for the economy of southeast Wisconsin
Source: UW Communications MILWAUKEE When the topic of economic crisis comes up, an area that seldom comes to mind is southeastern Wisconsin. With institutions such as the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and the Milwaukee Area Technical College churning out talented graduates every year a...
Bridging the digital divide is the wrong battle cry
Beating the drum for a socialistic platitude on the use of the country's network infrastructure may be considered noble in some circles, but it does not capture the true essence of the total importance of having an infrastructure that can support and sustain economic development. Forget the Digit...
CryoLife Reports Record First Quarter Revenues of $26.7 Million
...rating income increases 26 percent in first quarter of 2009 compared to 2008
ATLANTA, April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: cry
) , an implantable biological medical device and cardiovascular tissue processing company, announced today that revenues for the first quarter of 2009...
CryoLife Announces Release Date and Teleconference Call Details for 2009 First Quarter Financial Results
... ATLANTA, April 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: cry
), an implantable biological medical device and tissue processing company, announced today that 2009 first quarter financial results will be release...
CryoLife to Present at Sidoti's 13th Annual New York Emerging Growth Institutional Forum
... ATLANTA, March 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: cry
), an implantable biological medical device and tissue processing company, announced today that it will participate in the Sidoti & Company, LLC ...
CryoLife Reports Record Annual Revenues of $105.1 Million for FY 2008
... ATLANTA, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: cry
implantable biological medical device and tissue processing company, announced
today that revenues for the year ended December 31, 2008 increase...
CryoLife Announces Release Date and Teleconference Call Details for 2008 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results
... ATLANTA, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: cry
), a biomaterials, medical device and tissue processing company, announced today that 2008 fourth quarter and year end financial results will be relea...
Dow AgroSciences Receives Approval for Cultivation of HERCULEX(R) I Corn in Brazil
...tina and other countries for a number of years. The technology provides effective control of important corn pests by incorporating into the plant the cry
1F gene, originated from the Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) microorganism that naturally occurs in the soil.
HERCULEX I protects the corn plan...
CryoLife, Inc. Receives Tissue From 100,000th Donor, Marking Industry Milestone
... ATLANTA, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: cry
) , announced today that it achieved an industry milestone when it received tissue from its 100,000th individual donor. The tissue, received January ...
CryoLife to Present at 20th Annual Piper Jaffray Health Care Conference
... ATLANTA, Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: cry
biomaterials, medical device and tissue processing company, announced today
that it is scheduled to participate in the 20th Annual Piper Jaffray ...