Too many ways to say 'it hurts'
...ol of Medicine and a member of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University. "When you say a patient's hemoglobin is 11, everybody
knows what it means, but nobody knows what a pain of 36 means or a fatigue of 32 because we don't use common measures."
That's about to change. Cel...
Stem Cell Decision Opens New Doors, May Spur More Research
... new rules really expand the field of stem cell research and help find new treatments, possibly even cures, for devastating diseases?
"I think that everybody
felt that when President Obama issued the executive order [on stem cell research in March], the most important thing was to expand the ability to inve...
Full Transcript of House Democrats' Press Conference on Introduction of Health Care Legislation
... say they're against a public option. They want some changes in the public option. Some would prefer not to have a public option, but we have to bring everybody
together, because a large part of our Democratic Caucus wants a public option, as does the President of the United States.
But their main foc...
Full Transcript of Pelosi Press Conference on Health Care Reform
...t's one of my medical problems.
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Gold's Gym Debunks America's Most Common Fitness Myths
... calories during and after you've stopped working out.
MYTH #5: If you beef up on protein, you'll gain muscle.
needs protein to rebuild and repair muscles, but overloading on protein will get you nowhere. There's only a certain amount of nutrients your body can...
Obama Administration Advances Long-Term Services and Supports in Health Care Reform
...and have the potential for significant Medicaid savings.
"Long-term services and supports is the health care issue nobody wants to deal with and everybody
will face," said Larry Minnix, AAHSA's president & CEO. "The administration's support of the CLASS provision of the HELP Committee bill is an impo...
Drug Limits Stomach Trouble in Patients Taking Low-Dose Aspirin
...their increasing use worldwide. Patients on such drugs should continue using them as advised by their family doctors or hospital specialists. However, everybody
should be aware that aspirin use can also be associated with a variety of gastrointestinal or digestive system problems, which sometimes can be seriou...
Younger People Appear More at Risk From New Swine Flu
... to protect any population is with herd immunity," Siegel said. "The goal of getting the vaccine is not to protect you, it's to protect you by getting everybody
the vaccine, which decreases circulating virus."
Siegel predicted that a large outbreak of the H1N1 swine flu would occur in the fall. "But it is p...
The Nuts and Bolts of Reform Proposals
...could also potentially prevent life-threatening medical errors. "It would save money over the long run if people had electronic medical records and if everybody
had some sort of medical home in charge of medical care," said Linda Fentiman, professor of law at Pace Law School in New York City. "But it might tak...
Max Muscle Sports Nutrition Releases The Truth About Creatine
... that Creatine is safe, but to point out the fact that all Creatine is not created equal. Our Scientifically Engineered CX3 Creatine was developed so everybody
could feel safe in a product that, even in the short term, significantly improves maximal strength and endurance. Creatine intake also results in impr...
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PET Scans Show Gene Therapy Normalizes Brain Function in Parkinson's Patients
...g genes to the side
of the brain that controls movement on the side of their body most affected
by the disease. It was a so-called open-label study -- everybody
the gene therapy so the scientists knew that there could be a placebo
effect. That is why brain scans were so critical to the experiment. Dr....
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High-tech vehicle design boosts emergency rescue capacity
...ding and was an excellent partner." Moreover, the co-operation was particularly smooth. "Specific intermediate results were well communicated, so that everybody
always knew about each others' advances."
The two small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) would certainly like to work together again in such a pr...
Scripps-led study shows ocean health plays vital role in coral reef recovery
...ncluding the time before and after a major bleaching event in 1998.
"It is clear that Mesoamerican corals really fell off a cliff in 1998 -- nearly everybody
suffered mass bleaching," said Dick Norris, Scripps professor of paleooceanography and co-author of the study. "There are no pristine reefs in the re...
Early identification of dementia increasingly difficult
...-olds five years later showed that 5% had developed dementia. Those with memory problems showed an increased risk of developing dementia, although not everybody
with poor memory developed dementia. Consequently, the link between forgetfulness and future dementia is more complex than commonly thought. Memory lo...
Researchers use brain interface to post to Twitter
...ling type of communication means for those people, and I think it would make them feel, in the online world, that they're not that much different from everybody
else. That's why we did these things."
Schalk agrees. "This is one of the first and perhaps most useful integrations of brain-computer interface ...
Difference in fat storage may explain lower rate of liver disease in African-Americans
...times ethnic and gender differences that need to be studied individually to determine if there are important clues we're missing because we're lumping everybody
together," Dr. Browning said.
Researchers next will study how differences in metabolism affect fatty liver disease.
Safeway gives $685,000 to TGen for breast cancer research
...ocery chain's customers and employees for stepping up for scientific research.
"We're very proud to donate to such an organization as TGen. I think everybody
recognizes that, with the economy the way it is, it gets tougher to ask people for donations,'' Valenzuela told about 50 TGen employees gathered Tuesd...
No quick or easy technological fix for climate change, researchers say
...hursday at the American Geophysical Union's annual meeting in San Francisco.
"We're talking about tinkering with the climate system that affects everybody
on Earth," said Turco, an atmospheric chemist with expertise in the microphysics of fine particles suspended in the atmosphere. "Some of the ideas are...
Wii bit of fun at Rice University has serious intent
... Why are some people fast learners? Can we teach everybody
to be like them? Yes, Wii can.
A Rice University research project recently funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) is making use of Ninten...
TheVisualMD.com launches new animated 3-D views of human body in action
...are using the company's simulations to show how new drugs work at the molecular level.
"Along the way, we became great storytellers in categories that everybody
wants to know about," he says. "We're like Pixar Animated Studios for health and the human body, except we use real people and real data."
Scientific information largely ignored when forming opinions about stem cell research
...hat scientific knowledge - for many citizens - has an almost negligible effect on how favorably people regard the field.
"More knowledge is good - everybody
is on the same page about that. But will that knowledge necessarily help build support for the science?" says Dietram Scheufele, a UW-Madison professo...
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IT - Does everybody get a vote?
Madison, Wis. Sir Winston Churchill was once quipped, "Democracy is the worst form of government except all the others that have been tried." Certainly one of the challenges of democracy is that it encourages a confusion of popularity with leadership, and this poses a dilemma for conducting b...
Rice rolls out new nanocars
... much the same way proteins are built to carry out tasks in nature.
"In terms of computing, having these single molecules be addressable is a goal everybody
wants to reach," said Link. "And to understand and emulate biophysics and biomechanics, to build a device based on what nature gives us, is of course ...
CEL-SCI Corporation Releases Letter to Shareholders
...ith you a staggering statistic. In a June 5, 2007 interview in the Wall Street Journal Genentech's CEO, Dr. Arthur Levinson, stated that that "42% of everybody
out there is going to get cancer. And half of those 42% are going to die of cancer." That means that almost every 1 in 2 persons will get cancer. I...
Masada Teams With Leading Waste Management Firm to Produce Ethanol From Municipal Solid Waste in the Dominican Republic
create up to 30 million gallons of fuel-grade ethanol annually and
substantial electrical power in the process. This is a win-win situation
"We are excited to have RJ Zapata as our team leader in the Dominican
Republic," said Donald V. Watkins, Masada's chief executive officer...
Better living through software
Carlos de la Huerga turns burning ideas into burgeoning technology
...d. I and other people enjoyed thatbig challenges, big unknowns, discovering things that we didnt know we could do and getting them done. That was what everybody
at Marquette was trying to do.
But the party got too big for de la Huerga, who preferred focusing on creating products over creating a nice look f...
Pfizer-Pharmacia Fallout Gives Celltech A CEO
...e mood is much better than it was a week ago," he says. "There's always some sadness of seeing Pharmacia, your company, disappear. But people move on. everybody
Lessons in Offshore Software Development
...is type of trust between the two teams goes a long way in improving the performance and getting the best out of the offshore team. Win-win is a phrase everybody
in the world understands. When a relationship tends to become win-lose, performance degradation is inevitable. If you can afford it, it is worth the m...
Industry Veterans take a look back from 2025: Bio-Technology, and Bio-Informatics are the focus
...eople to express themselves. Bloggers will connect networks of networks and content syndication will grow. It will turn publishing upside down. Today, everybody
can be a journalist." Shipley responded to that by saying, "No. Today everyone thinks they are a journalist!"
So what barriers exists that could in...
Exclusive Interview With Dick Leazer: Renaissance Man
...ories. Now we need the talented people to come in and help execute the plans and dreams.
WTN: How does Wisconsin keep the momentum going?
is wondering what our new governor and the Secretary of Commerce are going to do with some of the programs that have been started. Their initial state...
Silicon Logic Engineering Ramps Up Custom Chips
...ompanies out there that will make chips to sell to networking companies. If everybody
just used those, only, theyd have no product differentiation. They have to... can you give us a little detail on what youre banking on?
West: Like everybody
else, we just need to get this economy back to where people feel comfortabl...
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...diversity management: conservation, preservation and protection
The conservation of biological diversity has become a global concern. Although not everybody
agrees on extent and significance of current extinction, most consider biodiversity essential.
There are basically two main types of conservation opti...
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