Fluoride and Organized Dentistry: Big Losers This Election Day
NEW YORK, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fifty-three cities
rejected fluoridation in referenda held in four states on November 4, 2008,
according to the Fluoride Action Network (FAN).
Lobbied by the Nebraska Dental Association and supported by the
American Dental Association (ADA), the N...
Nation's Children are the Only Losers in Failure to Override CHIP Veto
Statement from Georges C. Benjamin, MD, FACP, FACEP (E) Executive Director, American Public Health Association
WASHINGTON, Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement
by Georges C. Benjamin, executive director, was released today by the
American Public Health Association.
Dieting Behaviors Changed Among Weight Losers
pattern of dieting have shifted to high-fat and low-carbohydrate level.Researchers at The Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School//, and University of Colorado have noticed from the National Weight Control Registry that fat content of many successful weight losers
diet have increased...
'LOSERS': Are There Any In Your Life?
...n the victims of the loser whom I've treated. The men and women who arrive at the office severely depressed with their lives in turmoil. If only the losers
themselves would recognize the problem and come in for help!"
But how can you identify a loser? There are definitive patterns and indicators. If ...
When positive thinking leads to financial irresponsibility like compulsive gambling
...erience. Surprisingly, Cowley found that even some losers
remembered having a positive experience. If the big win and the big loss occurred far apart, losers
had fond memories and indicated a willingness to s...he big win and the big loss, the easier it was for losers
to isolate their memories and focus only on the po...
Medicare Bidding Program in Kansas City is Plagued by Problems, Says American Association for Homecare
...or of the Midwest Association for Medical
Equipment Services. "Contracted providers may not be able to handle the
sudden increase of service. The real losers
in this program will be the
The DME industry consists primarily of small to medium-sized businesses
serving relatively sm...
NJHA: No Hospital Safe from State's $143 Million Cut
...charity care services last year.
"In past budgets we've had winners and losers
in how charity care funds
are distributed. In this budget, we all lose. Eve...HA's chief operating officer and
"We fear the ultimate losers
will be New Jersey's residents, many of
whom will see more hospital closure...
Charity Care Hospitals Told to Put Up or Pay Up in Wake of New Report
...ado, Chief Sponsor of the
Resolution calling for the report, stressed that it underscores the fact
that the uninsured and underinsured are the biggest losers
public-private partnership. "If these hospitals are advertising themselves
as 'non-profits with a charitable mission' then they need to provid...
Indian Minister Laments Country's Lack of Sex Education
...rt earlier this year.
"We have recommended to make it a mandatory subject to be taught twice a week," Ramadoss said.
"They will be the losers
if awareness is not created at the right age," the minister said of state opposing the plan.
Schools in the conservative nation, which ironica...
'Metro' - a Witty Look at Insensitivities of City Life
...oss a limitless canvas of feelings of people in a concrete jungle.
You know you are being sucked into the lives of characters that are largely losers
in the garb of white-collar dreamers, looking for love and warmth in a cold, heartless city.
After "Gangster", Anurag Basu has got another win...
losers in Biological News
Humans may be losers if technological nature replaces the real thing
There are Web cams focused on falcons, ferrets and fish, virtual tours of the Grand Canyon and Yosemite, and robotic dogs, seals and even dinosaurs. But what about the real deal: observing animals in their natural habitat, hiking the John Muir Trail or a playing with a live pet?
Naming evolution's winners and losers
Mammals and many species of birds and fish are among evolution's "winners," while crocodiles, alligators and a reptile cousin of snakes known as the tuatara are among the losers, according to new research by UCLA scientists and colleagues.
"Our results indicate that mammals are special," sa...
Ecologists question effects of climate change on infectious diseases
...eases," Pascual says. "Range shifts will matter and should be better understood."
Lafferty agrees that range shifts mean there will be winners and losers
among human populations. Knowing how disease ranges will shift, instead of assuming a global expansion of diseases, will be the key to distributing r...
Caltech-led researchers find negative cues from appearance alone matter for real elections
...own to be important in processing both negative and positive emotional evaluations. Its increased activation in response to the appearance of election losers
is consistent with its association with negative emotional evaluations in several domains, including the sight of someone who looks disgusted or untru...
Bitter-tasting nectar and floral odors optimize outcrossing for plants
...lants. Here it could also be shown that the control plants producing natural amounts of nicotine and benzyl acetone were the most potent ones; the big losers
(almost five times less of cross-fertilized seeds) were the plants that produced neither nicotine nor benzyl acetone.
Interestingly, during the gr...
Climate change threatens 1 in 5 plant species
... species from southern Europe could not compensate for these losses in the models. The marsh marigold ( Caltha palustris ), for example, is one of the losers
to climate change. The changes in the environmental conditions in the scenarios will result in this species disappearing locally from the low-lying ar...
Scientists develop new measure of 'socioclimactic' risk
...ction of these physical changes with various socioeconomic factors throughout the world," Giorgi said. "A key message is that there are no winners and losers
with business-as-usual climate change. Countries in all regions of the world face different - but high - potential exposure to socioclimatic stressors...
Fragmentation rapidly erodes Amazonian biodiversity
...rees that died. “When you fragment a forest, the winners are common pioneer and generalist species that like forest disturbance,?said Laurance. “The losers
are rare, slow-growing tree species that provide fruit, nectar, and homes for a diversity of rainforest animals.?
To understand how fragmentation ...
losers in Biological Technology
The winners and losers of the internet break-up
In the golden haze surrounding the mystic city of Tunisia, a small group of elite merchants of the information age will once again try to figure out the future of the Internet. The entire argument is over who will control the "naming system," the basic early architecture that allows the creation ...
Matthew Lehman of SPRI Clinical Trials Speaks On Designing Trials For Success At The Trout Group Investor Relations Seminar
... and plan accordingly, Lehman said.
"Management must keep the program on track by getting to the meaningful proof of the concept quickly, killing losers
swiftly and honestly, and investing in the planning of clinical development to ensure data quality," he said. "Investors should understand the goals ...
DNA Sequencing Equipment Market to Fragment and Grow as Competition, New Technologies Develop
will result in slower growth after the initial burst. "The next two to three years will be a volatile time in the market,
while the winners and losers
get shaken out," said Justin Saeks, author of
DNA Sequencing Equipment and Service Market. "Various aspects, including
scientific, business, technolog...
Heres how todays Wisconsin children will find jobs tomorrow
...e educated, who know how to communicate and think, and who develop technical expertise within their field. Its impossible to pick industry winners and losers
within a rapidly changing global economy, but its not difficult to predict that high-quality workers will be needed.
For Now, Michigan Can Celebrate $150 Million Entrepreneurial VC Fund
...sed seed and early stage entrepreneurs
3. MVIC investors
4. Michigan politicians
Other Michigan-based parties may or may not be winners or losers
in both the short and long run. It will take at least a few years to find out. In the meantime, less media cheerleading seems appropriate.
Cyber-skating on one flat earth
...their selling propositions under the banners of clear brand name identities -- all designed to tickle the global end-user at large.
The winners and losers
of this flat-earth warfare are also being sorted out into either delete or send files. It is fast and very black and white. Like watching a hockey gam...
Does your company have an identity crisis?
...eived a B+ ranking. But the big winners were very few 3.9 percent and the losers
stood at 42.1%.
The big winners had the right story with the right image...ad the right story but a very poor image and struggled to make it work. The losers
were almost without a story, with a bunch of ideas thrown together and some...
Economic collaboration in Denver sets tall goal for Wisconsin
...st half the time, a company may start its site search in one community and wind up in another and there dont appear to be any hard feelings among the losers
because the entire region wins.
As Clark described the mission of the Metro Denver EDC, it is leadership by service versus leadership by proclamat...
Growth through the eyes of GE's Immelt
...strong, yellow for satisfactory and red for needs improvement - to evaluate all their leaders on these traits. The goal is not to pick out winners and losers
but to get everyone working on improving their weakest trait. Even Immelt himself is working on a red trait (decisive, clear thinking).
Of this he ...