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Bird flu situation grave, but neighbours hushing it up: says Turkey

In a new twist to the tale of bird(flu) the country in question, Turkey has pointed out that its neighbouring countries are trying to// cover up the issues. They say that those countries are hiding outbreaks of bird flu, complicating the fight against a virus that has killed four Turkish chil...

Scientists eavesdrop on the exciting conversations within cells

...er, but when they get together they can shout not just because their combined effort is bigger, but because the calcium they release stimulates their neighbours to release calcium as well. "We need to understand fully how IP3 receptors work if we are to begin to think of them as future targets for drugs. Th...

Perot Systems Awarded Contract to Implement Health Information System in Kingdom of Jordan

... of allowing Jordan to become self-sustainable in managing their health management information system and enabling them to take this offering to their neighbours in the region. "Perot Systems' reputation as the leading healthcare technology solutions provider is very strong in the United States. Whe...

Stop smoking services are reducing the UK's health gap, shows study

...rhead areas (52.6 per cent at four weeks compared with 57.9 per cent elsewhere) services were treating them in larger numbers than their more affluent neighbours (16.7 per cent of smokers in Spearhead areas were treated, compared with 13.4 per cent elsewhere). The overall effect was that a higher proportion...

Mums Go Online to Avoid Judgement

... The research commissioned by Tixylix found that only 2% of mothers felt judged by their online peers compared to the quarter who felt judged by their neighbours and other mums at the school gate. The findings mark the launch of a search for five real mums to star in Tixylix's new online social support network:...

Strange Marks on Poshs Legs Look Horrifying

...e, The Sun quoted Sun GP Carol Cooper, as saying. Meanwhile, Beckham, who recently moved to the US with her family, seems to have upset her LA neighbours after she criticised Hollywood stars fondness for dressing down. In her first US interview, Posh Spice said that American actresses love weari...

India Records Substantial Decline in Polio Cases

...f polio have surfaced this year as against 13 in 2006 and in Somalia eight cases have surfaced as against 25 during the same period last year. India's neighbours like Bangladesh and Nepal have not reported even a solitary case. According to data available with WHO, there were a total of 1,998 cases of ...

Paris Hiltons Customary Marijuana Habit

... she has been trying to avoid ever since leaving LA prison. The Simple Life star has decided to move to Beverly Hills, which will have quieter neighbours compared to the clubbers in her locality. ...

Plants Have the Ability to Recognize Kin

... own growth accordingly. Dr. Susan Dudley and Amanda File of the university say they have found that plants that are grown alongside unrelated neighbours are more competitive than those that are grown with their siblings. "That plants have a secret social life is something well known to plant ec...

Indian Born Dr. Death Claims All Charges Against Him are Dropped

... surgeon, Dr. Jayant Patel has apparently told his neighbours in the US, that charges of manslaughter against hi... to an AAP news report, Dr. Patel has been telling neighbours in the US that Australia is not proceeding with mo... also been shelved. "He's been telling the neighbours over there that we've dropped the charges. I was o...
neighbours in Medical Definition

Babies switched at birth

...tury with (for examples) it being employed as a plot device in Veronica Mars (the characters Cindy "Mac" Mackenzie and Madison Sinclair ), in neighbours (the characters Bree Timmins and Anne Baxter ), and in The Young and the Restless (several times, including the characters Cane Ashby and ...
neighbours in Biological News

Study finds life-saving trend among seagulls

...Herring and Ring-billed gulls not only watch their neighbours they mimic their behaviour to assure their surviv...ulty of Veterinary Medicine. "When their immediate neighbours were alert, the gulls we observed were more aware and rested less. In contrast, when the neighbours were relaxed, so were the subjects." This behav...

Cells with double vision

...ence , February 8, 2009. The complexity of the human brain is remarkable: It contains billions of nerve cells, each of which is connected with its neighbours via many thousands of contacts. The result is a multifaceted network which stores and processes many types of information. In comparison, the brain of...

Mothers pass on disease clues to offspring

...and new-born development. The offspring of the dams exposed to infected neighbours were significantly less aggressive as adults than the control group offspri...nvestigation should explore exactly how the females detect disease in their neighbours and use this information so cleverly." The finding that mice show a stre...

Bee swarms follow high-speed 'streaker' bees to find a new nest

...eory, a small number of scout bees, which had been involved in selecting the new nest site, guide the swarm by flying unobtrusively in its midst; near neighbours adjust their flight path to avoid colliding with the guides while more distant insects align themselves to the guides' general direction. In the 'stre...

Neighbors from hell: Infanticide rife in guillemot colony

...forced to search for food at the same time. Researchers witnessed almost half of all chicks unattended at some point during the day. Surrounded by neighbours and open to the elements, guillemot colonies are a risky place to raise a chick. Although aggression between adults is common - breeding pairs often a...

Plants recognize their siblings, biologists discover

.... “When plants share their pots, they get competitive and start growing more roots, which allows them to grab water and mineral nutrients before their neighbours get them. It appears, though, that they only do this when sharing a pot with unrelated plants; when they share a pot with family they don’t increase t...

Faster immune system testing set to improve poultry quality

...rd flu. "We had five potential partners originally but the Slovenes were the only one to be approved," explains Dr Ragland. "The Slovenes are close neighbours with whom we have very good relations and we co-operate whenever possible. Also, chicken anaemia virus is a particularly difficult problem in our area...

Pregnancy drugs can affect grandkids

...nd that in fragmented habitats, song-sharing among neighbours was enhanced whereas song-sharing among non-neighb...mented habitats perceived as rivals only the close neighbours with which they engaged in counter-singing." "C... a rival's song with the same song sequence - with neighbours is common in birds, and is thought to act as a thr...

Bird song changes sound alarm over habitat fragmentation

...nd that in fragmented habitats, song-sharing among neighbours was enhanced whereas song-sharing among non-neighb...mented habitats perceived as rivals only the close neighbours with which they engaged in counter-singing." "C... a rival's song with the same song sequence - with neighbours is common in birds, and is thought to act as a thr...

Expert dispels bird flu paranoia

...chances of getting bird flu off a pet bird or your neighbours birds are so infinitesimally small," UQ School of ...amped with inquiries from panicked bird owners and neighbours about their pet parrots, finches and budgies. ...know if they should sell their house because their neighbours have got birds. Some ways that bird owners can...
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