Dr Erika says Newsweek's Attack on Oprah Ignores the Many Benefits of Her Health Care Advocacy
NEW YORK, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- This week's Newsweek cover story is a harsh and lengthy attack on Oprah Winfrey and her ever-expanding health care advocacy but it does little to help the public, says Erika Schwartz, MD in her latest blog at www.drerika.com .
Newsweek's article questions t...
Dr Erika Says Newsweek's Attack on Oprah Ignores the Many Benefits of Her Health Care Advocacy
This week's Newsweek cover story is a harsh and lengthy attack on Oprah Winfrey and her ever-expanding health care advocacy but it does little to help the public, says Erika Schwartz, MD
(PRWEB) June 2, 2009 -- This week's Newsweek cover story is a harsh and lengthy att...
FDA ignores critical information on home HIV tests
Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore and Washington DC (May 29, 2009) The FDA is ignoring critical information in deciding whether to approve an over-the-counter, rapid HIV test for home use, according to a recent article in the journal Medical Decision Making ( MDM ) which is published by ...
Media ignores health consequences of drinking and driving among young celebrities
The recent drinking and driving (DUI) arrests of celebritiesParis Hilton, Nicole Ritchie, Michelle Rodriguez and Lindsay Lohanyielded widespread news coverage, however, very little of it offered any public health context, according to a new report by researchers from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg Sc...
Report Ignores True Value of Chicago Hospitals
Hospitals provide nearly five times the value of their tax exemptions
NAPERVILLE, Ill. and CHICAGO, April 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Illinois Hospital Association (IHA) and Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council (MCHC) today challenged the flawed assumptions and data in a report that ...
SEC Ignores Congressional, State, and Industry Opposition to Indexed Annuity Proposal
WASHINGTON, Dec. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Indexed Products issued a statement expressing "deep disappointment" in the Security and Exchange Commission's decision to pursue Proposed Rule 151A, which would require all indexed annuities to be registered as securities. The SEC announced ye...
Study Published in JAMA on RFID Interference Ignores Real-World Use Cases, According to SkyeTek
WESTMINSTER, Colo., July 14 /PRNewswire/ --
News Facts: -- A study published last week in the Journal of the American Medical Association ( http://jama.ama-assn.org/cgi/content/short/299/24/2884 ) reported that RFID systems can cause "potentially hazardous incidents in medical ...
Providence Holy Cross Medical Center Ignores Community, Environmental Concerns With Planned Expansion of Mission Hills Facility
Project proceeds despite non-compliance with California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA).
LOS ANGELES, May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Providence Holy Cross
Medical Center (PHCMC) today went ahead with the planned expansion of its
Holy Cross Medical Center even as S...
Virginia Committee Ignores Parental Rights, Health Concerns of HPV Vaccine Mandate
WASHINGTON, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Family Research
Council (FRC) criticized the Education and Health Committee of the Virginia
Senate for taking action yesterday to kill HB188, a bill sponsored by
Delegate Bob Marshall (R-District 13). Virginia now has the dubious
State's HMO 'Report Card' Fails in Meaningful Evaluation of Health Care Quality and Ignores Affordability
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The annual HMO
report card released today by the Schwarzenegger administration is so vague
and incomplete that it does not allow consumers to accurately evaluate HMO
quality or safety. The report omits key consumer information including
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...of Covenant infantry and ... In science we are taught that there are three states of matter. This definition is incomplete and outdated because it ignores
Plasma . Plasma Tv Wall Mount - 7,212 results like the Vantage Point Universal ... related:42 plasma tv wall mount, plasma tv wall mount bra...
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Double trouble for water life
...cation, is idealized and conceptually and technically inapplicable to many freshwater and marine ecosystems. He adds that focusing on phosphorus alone ignores
the fact that natural and human influences that affect upstream waters have significant adverse consequences on downstream waters. Therefore, it is es...
Hippo ancestry disputed
...closely related to pigs, but DNA data show that whales are closely related to hippos. Geisler and Theodor argue that leaving out the DNA data not only ignores
important information, it implies that the evolution of swimming evolved independently in hippos and whales, when it may have evolved only once in a c...
Relationships in rank and file
...,000 times a day from all around the world. Yet this tried and true program is far from perfect. When evaluating the similarity of two amino acids, it ignores
their neighboring amino acids, their sequence context. Johannes Soeding and Andreas Biegert of the Gene Center Munich and the cluster of excellence "C...
Biofuels ignite food crisis debate
... result, the US is importing more oil and natural gas in order to make the biofuels.
The authors conclude that "Growing crops for biofuels not only ignores
the need to reduce natural resource consumption, but exacerbates the problem of malnourishment worldwide by turning food grain into biofuelsIncreased ...
Salk researchers develop novel glioblastoma mouse model
...or cancer cell lines are transplanted in immuno-compromised mice, which quickly develop tumors. "These tumors are very reproducible, but this approach ignores
the fact that the immune system can make or break cancer," says first author Tomotoshi Marumoto, Ph.D., a former postdoctoral researcher in the Verma ...
Italy's geologic history becomes a personal tale in Walter Alvarez's new book
... Italian-speaking Americans working on the geology of Italy.
"I hope this book will serve geologists as an antidote to an Anglophone viewpoint that ignores
many of our worthy scientific forebears from other countries," he wrote.
Even the casual observer can't help but be amazed by the unique geology of...
Fructose sets table for weight gain without warning
...in, the brain will not send out the signal to stop eating.
"The presence of high fructose alters the way leptin works, fooling the brain so that it ignores
leptin," Scarpace said. Consumers should be cautious about what they eat, checking labels to see how much sugar the items contain, Shapiro said.
Gypsy moth management made more efficient, cost-effective
...ding to select a management strategy based on the number of medium-density and high-density infestation patches within their jurisdictions. The model ignores
smaller patches because they often go extinct by themselves and, if they escape extinction as small patches, they will be detected in the model as med...
BIO5 researcher identifies cities at risk for terrorism
...ly in urban areas, he wrote in an article about the research. Piegorsch argues that any one-size-fits-all strategy of resource allocation and training ignores
the reality of the geographic differences identified in his study. Such failures, he says, would limit urban areas abilities to prepare for and respon...
ESF's workshop restores good name of sugar
...alt as an evil necessary in small doses but the cause of numerous diseases such as diabetes if taken in excess. Yet latest research suggests this view ignores
the vital role played by more complex sugars in many biological structures, and the great therapeutic potential they have.
This all emerged in a r...
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Anti-Stem-Cell-Research Ad Ignores Facts
DEERFIELD, Ill., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Opponents of Michigan's stem
cell research initiative -- Proposal 2 -- launched an ad yesterday using
the tragic and universally reprehensible Tuskegee Experiments as a basis
for comparison to stem cell research. This ad is replete with myths and
Controller's Stem Cell Agency Audit Ignores California Agency's Built-in Flaws
SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An audit of the
state stem cell agency by California's Controller ignores
in Proposition 71 that created the agency, Consumer Watchdog said today.
The audit released by State Controller John Chiang found that with a
Wisconsin ignores Energy Priority Statutes call for conservation and efficiency
Gomer Pyle to the State of Wisconsin: "Citizens Arrest! Citizens Arrest!"
Before I discuss the fact that the State of Wisconsin has failed to enforce its own state energy source priority statutes, I probably need to explain the Gomer Pyle joke.
For those of you too young to remember and for...
Ethanol bill's death in Wisconsin ignores what's happening with our neighbors
In the same week that state senators in Wisconsin killed a bill to require gasoline in the state to include ethanol, policymakers in another Midwestern state were celebrating their latest step toward a more bio-based economy.
Agri-business giant Louis Dreyfus Corp. announced it will build the...
Biotechnology Value Fund Urges Stockholders to Remove and Replace Current Board of Avigen, Inc. in an Effort to Protect and Maximize Stockholder Value
...gen stockholders. The recent addition of a poison pill by the Board adds further insult to stockholders who have already been insulted by a Board that ignores
We are afraid that if the current Board remains in place, they will burn through Avigen's remaining cash by engaging in a transactio...
Bauer Calls Taxpayer-Funded Embryonic Stem Cell Research 'A Tragedy'
...an embryos is tragic on many levels. He raises false hope for those who are ill; he strains the American taxpayer at a time of economic crisis, and he ignores
the humanity of the lives ended in cold laboratories to satisfy a liberal ideology."
Recent Reports Regarding Mercury and High Fructose Corn Syrup Flawed and Misleading
...h a more recent testing of branded foods and beverages
for total mercury, the IATP report fails to recognize basic scientific facts
regarding mercury; ignores
common dietary sources of mercury, an element that
is widely present in our environment at low concentrations; and makes improper
VaxGen Addresses MPM Claims in Letter to Stockholders
...t relies on very aggressive, indeed unrealistic, valuations of the Company's non-financial assets, especially in a liquidation scenario, and ignores
the extensive process the Company and its advisors have already undertaken over this past year seeking to monetize these assets. 2. It fai...
Imaging quantum entanglement
... opposite to the adjacent spins, leaving the material magnetically neutral overall. The new research shows that this picture is not correct because it ignores
the uncertainties of quantum mechanics. In particular, at odds with everyday intuition, the quantum-mechanical physical laws which operate on the nano...
Death of Customer Service
...mple, it has become popular to address customers by their first names. That ignores
all market research on the matter. Market research tells us that people lik...mple, it has become popular to address customers by their first names. That ignores
all market research on the matter. Market research tells us that people lik...
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...gnized in democratic countries that the housing of people with Down syndrome in psychiatric institutions and their exclusion from society is inapt and ignores
their abilities as well as their human rights. Under the influence of social role validation and inclusion, people with Down syndrome are increasingly...
...ta —rarely a member of the Basidiomycota . Some lichen taxonomists place lichens in their own division, the Mycophycophyta , but this practice ignores
the fact that the components belong to separate lineages.
The algal cells contain chlorophyll , permitting them to live in a purely mineral environ...