Skin Woes Take Toll on U.S. Combat Troops
...l who left combat zones in Iraq and Afghanistan for ill-defined dermatologic reasons between 2003 and 2006. These were classified as non-specific skin eruptions
or skin disorders not otherwise specified.
In total, 154 soldiers were seen by dermatologists and the others were seen by other doctors. Thirty-fou...
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Pharaoh Hatshepsut Died in Pain Due to Cancer
...at the spots were more likely caused by the mummification process than dermatosis.
Certain aspects of the resins could be responsible for the eruptions
found on the skins of Thutmose I, Hatshepsut's father, Thutmose II, her half-brother and husband, and Amenhotep II, Thutmose I's grandson, he said. ...
Nephrologists Reassess Disaster Response Strategies
...rs insights from the viewpoint of a renal physician in Japan, where various types of natural disasters not only earthquakes and typhoons, but volcanic eruptions
and tsunamis are a threat. Drawing on the experience of the Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake of 1995, Dr. Fukagawa emphasizes the need to reopen medical cente...
Sunscreen Covering Earth Becoming Thinner
... of Nasa's Goddard Institute for Space Studies.
The data used by the study show large, short-lived spikes in global aerosols caused by volcanic eruptions
in 1982 and 1991, but a gradual decline since about 1990. By 2005, global aerosols had dropped as much as 20% from the stable level between 1986 and 1...
Patients often assume wrongly that they are allergic to penicillin
...develops rashes or an upset stomach three days after taking penicillin injections then it is very unlikely to be a drug hypersensitivity reaction. The eruptions
could be due to the underlying disease itself for which penicillin was prescribed or could be because of an unrelated coincidental cause.
So the ne...
eruptions in Medical Dictionary
...ching, or pain can precede the skin outbreak. ... Zoster symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment information for Zoster ... Zoster : eruptions
along a nerve path often ... Zoster : Related Diseases ... Herpes zoster (commonly referred to as "shingles") and postherpetic neuralgia .....
...ightning is an atmospheric discharge of electricity accompanied by thunder, which typically occurs during thunderstorms, and sometimes during volcanic eruptions
or dust storms. In the atmospheric electrical discharge, a... ... States, an average of 67 people are killed each year by lightening . ... Light...
...blished by the American Medical Association, publishes original, peer ... What Can Explain the Discrepancies Between These Studies?: Severe drug eruptions
are those that are life-threatening, need hospitalization or result in some disability. We treated 4 HIBM patients with intravenous immune g...
...ar in the lining of the lower rectum (anus) that causes ... Fissure eruptions
should not be considered in isolation, because they are also ... the unique character of fissure eruptions
warrants a separate description ... Anal fissure — Comprehensive over...
... ... Acne ~ Rosacea , you've come to the right place. If you haven't been ... Acne rosacea . Definition Return to top ... Acne -like skin eruptions
(may ooze or crust) A burning or stinging sensation of the face ... Rosacea ... call rosacea "adult acne " because it can cause outbreaks tha...
eruptions in Biological News
Complex dynamics underlie bark beetle eruptions
Forest management that favors single tree species and climate change are just two of the critical factors making forests throughout western North America more susceptible to infestation by bark beetles, according to an article published in the June 2008 BioScience. Bark beetle epidemics have becom...
August 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights
...n; and rock hyrax middens and global climate change. Also in Geology: briny eruptions
on Mars; the only basin known to have both a marine and terrestrial P-T bou...basin, USA. The Columbia River Flood Basalts represent the largest group of eruptions
to occur on Earth since the Paleogene, over 50 million years ago, and Kende...
Princeton geoscientist offers new evidence that meteorite did not wipe out dinosaurs
...undation's division of earth sciences, which funded the research. "The two may not be linked after all."
Keller suggests that the massive volcanic eruptions
at the Deccan Traps in India may be responsible for the extinction, releasing massive amounts of dust and gases that could have blocked sunlight, alte...
Study compares sound from exploding volcanoes with jet engines
... New research on infrasound from volcanic eruptions
shows an unexpected connection with jet engines. R...he physics of how the large-amplitude signals from eruptions
are produced. Jet noise is generated by the turbu...ns, and for practical purposes, to determine which eruptions
are likely ash-free and therefore less of a threat...
Better living through chemistry
...nt planets or other astronomical bodies," said Joye.
Adapting to Change
Conditions at mud volcanoes show tremendous short-term variation, with eruptions
occurring daily to monthly to less frequently. What's more, the total lifespan of a mud volcano or brine pool is short by geologic standards--on the o...
April 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights
...h major fluctuations in global climate. Hundreds of intermediate-to-silicic eruptions
occurred during an extremely vigorous period of circum-Pacific volcanism be...nic ash and sulphate aerosols injected into the stratosphere during Plinian eruptions
may be the main cause of mass extinctions, but the volume of erupted basalt...
The Earth Observatory of Singapore devoted to the study of earth sciences officially opens
...d institution for understanding and addressing several of civilisation's most serious environmental threats including earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions
and climate change aims to provide invaluable research and data, with a focus on Southeast Asia, that could potentially save hundreds of thousands of...
Case Western Reserve researchers looking at light-induced toxins in air and water
...nicipal incinerators, motor vehicles and power plants."
While these compounds do occur naturally in the environment, through actions like volcanic eruptions
or forest fires, the use of fossil fuels increases the amount emitted into the atmosphere, increasing exposure to their harmful effects.
February 2009 Geology and GSA Today media highlights
...ivity and degassing at Popocatpetl volcano, Mexico, have released large masses of carbon dioxide and sulfur dioxide. Tephra and lava produced by these eruptions
show evidence for mixing of mafic and silicic magmas shortly before eruption. Roberge et al. present the first measurements of dissolved carbon dioxid...
Italy's geologic history becomes a personal tale in Walter Alvarez's new book
... other places that have an equal variety of geology, but I can't think of any that have more variety."
Starting with more recent geologic history - eruptions
along a volcanic chain north of Rome over the past million years - Alvarez then takes readers back 100 million years to a time when much of Italy was ...
eruptions in Biological Definition
... upper layer is formed by densely agglutinated fungal hyphae building a protective outer layer called the cortex . Cyanobacteria may be held in small eruptions
of or under the surface called cephalopodia. Beneath the upper cortex is an algal layer composed of algal cells embedded in rather densely interwoven ...