Drugs may fog memory
A study found drug users often drifted off in the middle of sentences and would repeat a joke or story they had told already.The drug cannabis people used,// the more they abated in their everyday memory, scientists conclude.
The findings come from one of the largest studies carried out into...
Fighting "Brain Fog": How the Right Hormones Can Improve Mental Sharpness for Women
...acement is also needed."
Randolph, co-author of the bestselling book From Hormone Hell to Hormone Well , says many women experiencing memory fog
during these years are able to safely and effectively eliminate forgetfulness and mental confusion simply by using an over-the-counter progesterone cr...
If You Could Travel to Mars, Would You Go?
...sical, psychological and future you, and the McGovern 4D Theater, Houston's only 4D theater, where 3D films and environmental effects like wind, rain, fog
and lightning combine to create a memorable experience.
Summer hours for the museum are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and noon to 5 ...
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CARDIOLOGY: The fog
lifts on the role for the protein Fog2 in the adult heart
The protein Fog2, which is a regulator of gene expression, is essential for embryonic d...
'Sharing Miracles' Television Program to Feature Emmy Award-Nominated Actress Meredith Baxter
...e became, as she says, "a guide for later," when in 1999 she herself was diagnosed with breast cancer. "When I was first diagnosed, I was in a kind of fog
myself, so the only way I knew to act was how Joyce had behaved."
Like Joyce Wadler, she chose to fight her cancer. "It wasn't a sobby, 'Feel sor...
Clearing the 'fog'
...tead of a natural onset, chemotherapy often catapults women into menopause, potentially leaving them fuzzy-minded. And there are those who doubt chemo fog
is real. Walker believes it is. She recalls how during her mother's battle with breast cancer, she put a chicken still covered in plastic wrapping in...
Orthopedic Surgeons Weigh in on Pool Safety
When swimming in open water, such as the ocean or a lake:
Carefully monitor the weather. Avoid being in the water during storms, fog
or high winds.
Do not swim after a storm, if the water seems to be rising or if there is flooding.
Never enter waves head first.
Soldiers Receive Free Memorial Day Lasik Surgery Before Going to Iraq
... deployed in September, were
thrilled: "This is just the best thing that could have happened," said
Spec. Randall Bisset, a sniper and scout. "Glasses fog
uncomfortable with the night vision goggles, and contacts dry out and you
have to look for solution in your bag in the middle of the field...
Tired Mother Invents Pill to Wake You Up On Time
...cia Dinapoli is a happy Wake Up On Time customer. Says the New
Yorker: "I was always a morning person until I hit 42. Then it seemed I was
always in a fog
and couldn't get going. Since I started taking Wake Up On
Time, I feel the way I used to. I wake up ready to go."
Filomena Pinto, a mother of two, i...
Philly International Airport Tops 'AXE's Best and Worst Airports to Make a Connection'
...umber of passengers which pass through their gates," said Bert
Sperling, president of Sperling's BestPlaces. "At these busy airports, a
little snow or fog
can strand a huge number of travelers, and a potentially
enjoyable time could turn into a frustrating wait for a table or service."
Where else will ...
fog in Medical Technology
Study Suggests a Possible Way to Offset Chemobrain Memory Loss
... MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Sept. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cancer patients
have complained for years about the mental fog
known as chemobrain. Now in
animal studies at West Virginia University, researchers have discovered
that injections of N-acetyl cysteine (NAC), an ant...
fog in Medical Products
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fog in Biological News
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- May 20, 2009
...has many drawbacks. Researchers knew that raspberry-shaped nanoparticles could be the ideal solution by disrupting the process in which water droplets fog
glass. Until now, however, there has been no commercially feasible way to make these particles.
The scientists describe an efficient one-step metho...
Researchers gain genome-wide insights into patterns of the world's human population structures
...e UW Department of Genome Sciences.
A statistical method called principle component analysis allows researchers to look through a thick, voluminous fog
of genetic data and see significant variations. The UW researchers applied this method to a data set of almost 650,000 SNPs (pronounced "snips").
Extreme weather postpones the flowering time of plants
...n a transitional zone between the Atlantic and Continental climates. One hundread plants of each widely distributed species like for example Yorkshire fog
( Holcus lanatus ), Ribwort Plantain (Plantago lanceolata) and Heather ( Calluna vulgaris ) were planted on each of 30 4m2 experimental plots. Using p...
Restoring sight, advances in fertility treatments and better visibility for pilots at FIO
...en records the amount of polarization that returns to the sensors. Rain and fog
return a less polarized signal, and metal and people return a more polarize...o, resulting in better images, particularly in obscuring conditions such as fog
or haze. (FThG4, "Near-Infrared LIDAR System for Hazard Detection and Mitig...
UCSD researchers develop 'smart petri dish'
...acted to toxic doses of cadmium chloride and acetaminophen.
"As these cells shrivel up in response to a toxin, they scatter light better, much like fog
on a car windshield, allowing us to quickly detect which drugs may have adverse side effects when taken in combination with another," says Sailor. "Yo...
New markers of climate change
...n the plant over time and are indicators of photosynthesis and water evaporation, respectively. Because the plants are subjected to conditions such as fog
and high rainfall, the levels of these two isotopes can be matched against the changing environments to which the plants have been exposed. If success...
fog in Biological Technology
Cutting through the blog fog
Has your business interaction with customers changed in the past year? If so, you might be one of the companies that followed the advice from last May's Business Week cover story Blogs will Change Y our Business , suggesting that businesses needed to get on the bandwagon with blogs...
Grease Reduction System a Break Through in Truly "Green" Technology for Luxury Resort
... irrigation. Grease Reduction Systems, Inc. President, Joseph Barone concludes "The Hydrologix® GRS is the first successful and truly 'green' fog
treatment method on the market today and elegantly demonstrates advanced technology working towards environmentally friendly solutions."
Analog people in the Digital Revolution, part II
...l environments and the need for better judgment, greater flexibility, improved communication and more dynamic creativity. Whats missing from that gray fog
of biz-speak are pragmatic courses of action that apply the best source of those remedies your people. Instead, that source is usually marginalized b...
How to thwart the dont-be-right Midwest technology boss
...oke and here's one back. Isn't it fun to be jocular at work?
2) Use the fog
There is something called the fog
technique in which you essentially ignore the insulting comment your boss j...
Data centers: Blowing smoke and raising red flags
...tation for a simple interview still baffles me. Note to every PR firm: Doing your job means getting good press for your client. Creating some mystical fog
and smoke gets your client into a vortex of skepticism and doubt.
I cannot count the number of organizations, when visiting their facility, that wa...