Navigation Links
leagues in Medical News

Cartilage regeneration '20,000 Leagues Under the Sea'

HOUSTON, June 4, 2008 -- Bioengineers at Rice University have discovered that intense pressure -- similar to what someone would experience more than a half-mile beneath the ocean's surface -- stimulates cartilage cells to grow new tissue with nearly all of the properties of natural cartilage. The ...

Eye Protection is Essential for Texas Athletes

...d others. "Wearing properly fitted protective eyewear will not harm your performance, and it may well save your sight," says Dr. Berger. Most sporting leagues don't require children to wear eye protection, so parents should take special care to ensure their children wear eye protection. Learn about eye in...

Eye Protection is Essential for Oklahoma Athletes

... others. "Wearing properly fitted protective eyewear will not harm your performance, and it may well save your sight," says Dr. Miranda. Most sporting leagues don't require children to wear eye protection, so parents should take special care to ensure their children wear eye protection. Learn about eye...

Tennis Growth Skyrockets 43 Percent!

... D eveloped by the USTA to promote and support the expansion of recreational tennis on college campuses. Either through intramural tournaments and leagues or in a more structured sport club environment, teams compete interscholastically. Tennis On Campus focuses on providing opportunities for the enti...

Medical University of South Carolina Hollings Cancer Center Receives National Cancer Institute Designation

...state has been impacted by this horrible disease. The Hollings Cancer Center will now take its place among an elite group of institutions in the major leagues of cancer research," Graham said. "The NCI designation only comes to the best and brightest. It is a compliment to the men and women who put in coun...

Study Shows Simple Measures May Help Prevent Sudden Death Event in Young Athletes

...in Boston, MA. The increased use of chest protectors and soft, age appropriate "safety" baseballs are now recommended in youth baseball leagues by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Division to reduce commotio cordis risk and other injuries. "The best preventative measures may be changes i...

Go Healthy Participates in Super Bowl Events and Developing Sports Relationships

...Go Healthy products at the events and arenas around the country aimed at the youth market. Millions of young athletes participate in the programs and leagues that these entities access, and our support and endorsement by well known sports figures will result in a significant exposure among that demographic....

Natural Products Association Advocates Strength of Dietary Supplement Law

...an, released this statement: Increased scrutiny by professional sports leagues on steroid usage, which the Natural Products Association (NPA) commends, ha... is important to remember that substances that are banned by various sports leagues as performance enhancers are not necessarily dangerous or illegal and inclu...

CVS Caremark All Kids Can Announces the Opening of a Boundless Playground in Los Angeles to Serve Children of All Abilities

...ommunity centers. The Department has, in addition to its parkland and numerous facilities, programs, classes and activities with adult classes, sports leagues and the country's largest municipal golf program. The Department is a premier provider for children's programs in the City of Los Angeles, with after ...

Play at your own risk

...xample. According to the study, recently published in the journal Work, the degree of pain a player reported was in direct proportion to the number of leagues in which the person participated. Their conclusion is that the intensity of the sport exacerbated the risk of long-term musculoskeletal damage. T...
leagues in Medical Technology

One Call Now Offers Notification Service at NO CHARGE for Governments, Schools, Businesses, Religious Organizations and Others in Response to Swine Flu Outbreak

...ons and plans for staff and clients alike. For Churches, Youth Sports leagues and Community Organizations, instant communications to keep families safe a...lleges, municipalities, government agencies, religious organizations, youth leagues and businesses rely on One Call Now services to distribute critical informa...
leagues in Biological News

Photos: Turn Your Couch into a 'Disney' Ride for Under $300

...complexes beginning in January 2009, which will be equipped with ButtKicker units for all the seats. Guitammer is working closely with sports leagues and broadcasters developing a patent pending television broadcast technology called ButtKicker Live!(R) , which will soon allow ButtKicker Kit owners...

NRL scientists detect 'milky sea' phenomena

...milky seas" have been associated more commonly with maritime folklore than scientific knowledge. They are mentioned in the Jules Verne classic 20,000 leagues Under the Sea. Until this satellite detection was achieved by NRL researchers, the phenomena had only been reported in ship's logs and their descripti...
leagues in Biological Technology

Wisconsin building toward the major leagues of venture capital

Madison, Wis. - Just as the Milwaukee Brewers have used their minor-league system to produce a contending Major League team, Wisconsin is attempting to join the major leagues of venture investing by building its angel capital infrastructure. That building process reached another milestone w...

Abbott Named One of the 'Best Places to Launch a Career' by BusinessWeek

...important to young professionals, including 100 percent tuition reimbursement available immediately upon hire; on-site fitness centers; sports leagues and activity clubs; and opportunities to volunteer in local philanthropic programs. Abbott's Award-Winning Internship Program In addition, A...

Tech Digest: Johnson Controls, Urban League

...BC Communications. The grant will be used for technology training, including programming, 3D animation and IT administration. Among the regional Urban leagues that will was the Urban League of Racine and Kenosha, Inc., in Wisconsin....

Biotech firm has strokes, Alzheimer's in its sights

...nce centers on the compound it is developing from jellyfish, it is the company's emerging business model that may put other medical treatments 25,000 leagues under the sea. Quincy Bioscience is based in Madison's University Research Park, but it derives its research support from the University of Wisco...
Other Tags
(Date:4/14/2014)... orphaned by HIV/AIDS in South Africa may provide insight ... behavior issues in other areas of the world, which ... that could lead to successful interventions. , A ... United Nations mentions that due to the HIV/AIDS pandemic, ... African, children are at an increased risk for mental ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... A new study shows that moderate to severe ... risk of stroke, cancer and death. , Results of ... to severe obstructive sleep apnea were four times more ... times more likely to have a stroke (HR = ... (HR = 3.4), and 2.5 times more likely to ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... Dallas study involving serious youth offenders, the answer to one ... seven years: "How long do you think you,ll live?", According ... offending over time., Author Dr. Alex Piquero said the study ... of them offend at very high rates and commit more ... much later in life offend much less., "In a lot ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... with symptoms increasing dramatically during some of the most important ... has found. , Depressive symptoms increased on average by 68 ... young men, who were around 25 years old when they ... their children. The results of the study were published April ... is the first to identify when young fathers are at ...
(Date:4/14/2014)... Lower weight babies and babies who aren,t breastfed ... risk of developing chronic inflammation and related health ... study. , "There were good reasons to hypothesize ... inflammation in adulthood," says Thomas McDade (Northwestern University), ... in the Child & Brain Development program. "It ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Researchers identify children with emotional behavior difficulties 2Health News:Researchers identify children with emotional behavior difficulties 3Health News:Study links severe sleep apnea to increased risk of stroke, cancer and death 2Health News:UT Dallas study: Youth who fail to envision future commit more crimes 2Health News:Young dads at high risk of depression, too 2Health News:Low birth weight, less breastfeeding create later health risks 2
(Date:4/15/2014)... associate professor of mechanical engineering at Worcester ... the university,s Integrative Materials Design Center (iMdc), ... from leading engineering societies. , At its ... global association of more than 138,000 engineers ... aerospace, and commercial vehicle industries, presented Lados ...
(Date:4/15/2014)... in visualizing the movement within plants of a ... drought. The achievement will allow researchers to conduct ... plants respond to drought and other environmental stresses ... carbon dioxide, or CO2, concentration., A paper describing ... of the scientific journal eLife and ...
(Date:4/15/2014)... Texas The global experts who study the deadliest ... and Thomas G. Ksiazek, professors at the University of ... the 6th annual International Symposium on Filoviruses. The filoviruses ... 50 to 90 percent of people infected. The current ... caused more than 100 deaths so far. , ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):WPI's Diana Lados honored by SAE International and Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society 2WPI's Diana Lados honored by SAE International and Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society 3WPI's Diana Lados honored by SAE International and Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society 4WPI's Diana Lados honored by SAE International and Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society 5Biologists develop nanosensors to visualize movements and distribution of plant hormone 2International research group recognizes UTMB experts 2International research group recognizes UTMB experts 3
Other Contents