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Can Enforcing Bicycle Helmet Laws Avoid Head Injuries?

Many doctors believe that enforced bicycle helmet laws improve health, but others who argue the other way set this view aside.// Several studies suggest that cyclists who choose to wear helmets have fewer head injuries than non-wearers. But Dorothy Robinson, Senior Statistician at the Univers...

New Analysis: Women of Low Socio-Economic Status Face Unique Challenges Related to Smoking, Smoking Ban Policies

...for lawmakers to consider how the policies they enact may differentially affect less powerful groups in our society. For example, weak provisions for enforcing smoke-free workplaces may result in low SES female bartenders being obliged to breathe secondhand smoke in order to work," said supplement editor Rola...

E-Cigarettes Pose a Health Hazard, FDA Warns

...tine delivery devices -- absent FDA review and approval," the association said in a statement Wednesday. "These findings indicate FDA is serious about enforcing the law to protect consumers from unapproved products." The lung association statement said that the group "urges the FDA to act immediately to hal...

Lumension Webinar Highlights How Organizations Can Protect Information and Comply with Data Handling Procedures

..., as of June 2008, have responsibility to show compliance on their progress in meeting the requirements of the new Data Handling procedures, including enforcing policies to manage the use of removable media and to encrypt removable devices such as laptops, desktops and USB drives. In order to help o...

American Red Cross and National Swimming Pool Foundation Promote Water Safety and Good Home Pool Maintenance With New Online Course

...ion Identify appropriate safety equipment Provide layers of protection such as preventing unsupervised access, establishing rules and enforcing safe behaviors, and ensuring that everyone knows how to swim well Prevent pool and hot tub entrapment hazards Prepare for and respond ...

The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) Moves to Next Phase of Technician Recognition and Regulation

...p towards meeting the high standard of safety that patients expect and deserve." NABP has been at the center of developing, implementing, and enforcing uniform standards for states since 1904. NABP reviewed and approved the PTCE through Resolution 96-1-2000, which was adopted by the NABP member boards...

NABP Position Paper Calls for Action Against Proliferation of Rogue Internet Drug Outlets

... NABP is the independent, international, and impartial Association that assists its member boards and jurisdictions in developing, implementing, and enforcing uniform standards for the purpose of protecting the public health. ...

National Survey: Parents Report Increased Awareness of Risks of Teen Prescription Drug Abuse, But Preventative Action Lags

...r child see them as a friend with the need to set rules and monitor their teens. Fathers were far more likely (18 percent) to report having difficulty enforcing rules about alcohol, cigarette or drug use than mothers (10 percent). Fathers also placed greater value on being their child's friend (59 percent of f...

What All Parents Should Know about Swine Flu

...d be frank with their children in a manner that is appropriate for their age. Discuss new rules or practices at school. Many schools will be enforcing prevention habits. Avoid excessive blaming. It is important to avoid stereotyping any one group of people as responsible for the virus. ...

Smithfield Foods Sends Letter to Employees

...tions, including limiting farm access to necessary personnel, preventing access to personnel who have recently returned from international travel, and enforcing essential personal hygiene practices. I am hopeful that the cause of the outbreak is soon found. Unfortunately, an epidemic such as this is di...
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NOVAVAX Achieves Pandemic H1N1 Influenza Production Milestone

...ons with industry partners and governments and the terms, timing and success of any such collaboration; the cost of filing, prosecuting, defending and enforcing any patent claims and other intellectual property rights; our ability to obtain rights to technology; competition for clinical resources and patient e...

Keraderm to Release $100 Phototherapy Treatment for Fungal Nail Infections

...ose projected include the following: regulatory clearance of products, market acceptance; financial constraints; government regulations; obtaining and enforcing intellectual property rights; attracting and retaining key employees; developing partnership opportunities; timing of commercial product launches; and...

Novavax Announces Proprietary Method to Create SARS Vaccine and Renewal of NIH Funding for SARS Vaccine Development

...ture collaborations with industry partners and the terms, timing and success of any such collaboration; the cost of filing, prosecuting, defending and enforcing any patent claims and other intellectual property rights; our ability to obtain rights to technology; competition for clinical resources and patient e...

Novavax Completes Enrollment in Phase I/IIa Pandemic Influenza Vaccine Clinical Trial

...ture collaborations with industry partners and the terms, timing and success of any such collaboration; the cost of filing, prosecuting, defending and enforcing any patent claims and other intellectual property rights; our ability to obtain rights to technology; competition for clinical resources and patient e...

Novavax Reports Fourth Quarter and 2007 Year-End Financial Results

...ture collaborations with industry partners and the terms, timing and success of any such collaboration; the cost of filing, prosecuting, defending and enforcing any patent claims and other intellectual property rights; our ability to obtain rights to technology; competition for clinical resources and patient e...

Dog Law Officers' Crackdown on Unsatisfactory Kennels Protecting Animals, Consumers

...wardens, Special Deputy Agriculture Secretary for Dog Law Enforcement Jessie Smith said today. "Pennsylvania dog wardens continue to make progress enforcing current regulations. They are citing and, in some cases, closing unsatisfactory kennels," Smith said. "While we continue to make progress, we still mu...

Cethromycin Shown Effective Against Anthrax in Study

...accordance with the Animal Welfare Act (AWA) under the supervision of an Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), which is responsible for enforcing the AWA. The "Animal Efficacy Rule" allows for approval of new drug products based on animal data when adequate and well-controlled efficacy studies...
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Policy transparency key to saving world's fisheries

...f shark fining. Unfortunately the regulation of this activity remains largely ineffective, most commonly as a result of corruption while generating or enforcing policies." Indeed, the study by Mora and colleagues indicates that policy-making is strongly influenced by corruption in poor countries in Africa, Asi...

BIO-key(R) Enters Strategic Partnership With Nlets

... property. Nlets will assist those national and international government agencies and other organizations with similar missions that enforce or aid in enforcing local, state or international law or ordinances. For more information about Nlets, please visit http://www.nlets.org/ or contact Bonnie Loc...

BIO-key(R) Enters Strategic Partnership With Nlets

... property. Nlets will assist those national and international government agencies and other organizations with similar missions that enforce or aid in enforcing local, state or international law or ordinances. For more information about Nlets, please visit http://www.nlets.org/ or contact Bonnie Loc...

Wildlife Conservation Society helps Cameroon create new national park

...1988. In partnership with the Cameroon Ministry of Forestry and Wildlife and CAMRAIL (the Cameroon Railways), WCS continues to play a critical role in enforcing regulations that ban transportation of bushmeat or any other wildlife products from remote locations to urban markets by local trains. This effort in ...

New national park protects world's rarest gorilla

...1988. In partnership with the Cameroon Ministry of Forestry and Wildlife and CAMRAIL (the Cameroon Railways), WCS continues to play a critical role in enforcing regulations that ban transportation of bushmeat or any other wildlife products from remote locations to urban markets by local trains. This effort in ...

Commercial aquatic plants offer cost-effective method for treating wastewater

...he U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has enforced provisions of the Clean Water Act related to point-source pollution. In 1999, the EPA began enforcing nonpoint source pollution controls, mandating that all states implement a Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) program for all watersheds and bodies of wat...

A recipe for saving the world's oceans from an extinction crisis

...fies "lack of political will and the greed of special interests" as standing in the way of establishing sustainable fisheries and aquaculture, "Simply enforcing the standards of the Magnuson-Stevens Act and the U.S. National Marine Fisheries Service would result in major improvements in U.S. waters within a de...

Coastal management cooperation, enforcement key to avoid pending crisis for millions: UN experts

...e management agencies that often treat management exclusively as a game of enforcing regulations, more or less, with little regard to whether the regulations ac...ainty. Eliminating inappropriate economic subsidies for enterprises and enforcing penalties for regulation violators are also prescribed by the report. S...

Coastal management cooperation, enforcement key to avoid pending crisis for millions: U.N. experts

...e management agencies that often treat management exclusively as a game of enforcing regulations, more or less, with little regard to whether the regulations ac...ainty. Eliminating inappropriate economic subsidies for enterprises and enforcing penalties for regulation violators are also prescribed by the report. S...

New research reveals shark superhighways and hotspots

... Ecuador. Hammerhead sharks are not evenly dispersed throughout the seas, but concentrated at seamounts and offshore islands, Klimley says. Hence, enforcing reserves around these areas will go far to protecting to these species, and will provide the public with places for viewing sharks in their habitat. ...
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Patent licensing: For enforcing companies, the rules have changed

Many patent owners enforce their patent rights against potential infringers by licensing the patent rather than going to court to stop the infringing activity. Thanks to a recent Federal Circuit Court ruling, that could become an expensive practice. Typically, the patent owner would do this by...

Novavax Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... with industry partners and the government and the terms, timing and success of any such collaboration; the cost of filing, prosecuting, defending and enforcing any patent claims and other intellectual property rights; our ability to obtain rights to technology; competition for clinical resources and patient e...

Novavax Announces Repayment of $5 Million of Convertible Debt

...dustry partners and the government and the terms, timing and success of any such collaboration; the cost of filing, prosecuting, defending and enforcing any patent claims and other intellectual property rights; our ability to obtain rights to technology; competition for clinical resources and patient e...

Spanish Government Selects Novavax's VLP Technology for Comprehensive Flu Vaccine Solution in Spain

... with industry partners and the government and the terms, timing and success of any such collaboration; the cost of filing, prosecuting, defending and enforcing any patent claims and other intellectual property rights; our ability to obtain rights to technology; competition for clinical resources and patient e...

Novavax Appoints Stanley Erck to Board of Directors

...try partners and the government and the terms, timing and success of any such collaboration; the cost of filing, prosecuting, defending and enforcing any patent claims and other intellectual property rights; our ability to obtain rights to technology; competition for clinical resources and patient e...

Preclinical Proof-of-Concept Studies Published for Novavax Seasonal Influenza Virus-Like-Particle Vaccine

...try partners and the government and the terms, timing and success of any such collaboration; the cost of filing, prosecuting, defending and enforcing any patent claims and other intellectual property rights; our ability to obtain rights to technology; competition for clinical resources and patient e...

Advanced Life Sciences' Restanza(TM) Shows 100% Survival In Confirmatory Anthrax Study

...accordance with the Animal Welfare Act (AWA) under the supervision of an Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), which is responsible for enforcing the AWA. About Advanced Life Sciences Advanced Life Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development and comm...

CutisPharma, Inc. Receives Verified Accreditation for Wholesale Distributors from the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy for Woburn Facility

... NABP is the independent, international, and impartial Association that assists its member boards and jurisdictions in developing, implementing, and enforcing uniform standards for the purpose of protecting the public health. For more information about NABP or NABP's VAWD program, visit NABP's website a...

Novavax Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results

...ture collaborations with industry partners and the terms, timing and success of any such collaboration; the cost of filing, prosecuting, defending and enforcing any patent claims and other intellectual property rights; our ability to obtain rights to technology; competition for clinical resources and patient e...

Nano-sandwich triggers novel electron behavior

... vanadium dioxide lattice. In this nanomaterial, Pickett explained, the sandwiching layers of the insulating titanium dioxide confine the vanadium, enforcing two-dimensional motion on its electrons. When the electrons move in one direction, they behave in the usual fashion, as particles with mass, but movem...
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Culture

...of the culture. Norms are expectations of how people will behave in different situations. Each culture has different methods, called sanctions , of enforcing its norms. Sanctions vary with the importance of the norm; norms that a society enforces formally are called laws . Artifacts — things, or ...

Human

...rms are expectations of how people ought to behave. Each human culture has different methods, often called laws and legal systems, of describing and enforcing its norms, though there are unwritten expectations and informal sanctions too. Artifacts – things, or material culture – derive from the c...
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