Take Heart If Your Parents Died at a Ripe Old Age: Framingham Heart Study
Researchers from the decades long Framingham Heart Study, say that if at least one of your parents have lived till 85 years, there is a good chance// of you having lessened the risk factors of heart disease. Yet, don’t lose heart, the researchers continue, if your parents died young, diet and exer...
Time is ripe to take stock of depression
It’s not difficult to take a guess on what could be top of the heap among Britain’s maladies. Depression and chronic anxiety, now out in the open as a common affliction// , needs urgent remedy, because this is one mental health issue that is threatening to become a social problem.
It is estim...
Bipartisan Panel of Industry, NGO and Academic Experts Proposes New Rules for Science in Federal Regulation
... added, "The very fact that this ideologically diverse group was able to reach consensus on specific recommendations for reform shows that the time is ripe
for these changes."
The Science for Policy Project is funded by the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundati...
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The laser back surgery procedure has been successfully performed on people of all ages, from 13 year old teenagers to senior citizens at the ripe
age of 93. Since laser back surgery only requires local anesthesia, it is an all-around safer procedure and can be performed on people whose health ma...
The Canned Food Alliance Answers the Call for 'Back To Basics' With Essential Kitchen Toolkit
...o a new priority in this "year of the home cook."
"The economic downturn, coupled with the decline of consumer skills, means that the climate is ripe
for the resurgence of learning At-Home Economics and the kitchen skills that go along with it," commented Duyff. "Knowing these basics isn't just fo...
Despite Generic Erosion of Key Brands, the Hospital-Acquired Gram Negative Infections Drug Market Will Increase by $1 Billion from 2008 to 2018
...and opportunities decline in the market for hospital-acquired infections due to MRSA, the hospital-acquired gram-negative infections market segment is ripe
with attractive drug development opportunities.
"Competition between agents is relatively low in the hospital-acquired gram-negative infections m...
Bear Naked Launches Its First Ready-to-Eat Cereal
...kfast cereal is comprised of.
Cranberry Raisin is a naturally sweet, nutritious blend of wheat and rice flakes, whole raisins, sunflower seeds, ripe
cranberries, pepitas, apples and granola clusters. Banana Nut is bursting with whole grain and wheat flakes, banana chips, oat clusters, dried appl...
Research suggests new cellular targets for HIV drug development
...n't die within days, but live for several months, all the while being re-infected with multiple viruses of different genetic makeup. That situation is ripe
for the emergence of hybrids.
"Most people who look at viral sequences assume that evolution of the virus is linear. In the real world that doesn't...
Is There a Nutritional Upside to a Down Economy?
8 cups mesclun or mixed salad greens
2 hard-cooked eggs, cut into wedges
1 medium tomato, cut into wedges
1/2 cup pitted kalamata or ripe
In large, shallow nonaluminum baking dish or plastic bag, pour 1/4 cup
Wish-Bone(R) (Light) Italian Dressing over tuna; turn t...
CMSA Delivers Important Message to Congress: Case Management Services Improve Patient Care and Should Be Key Strategy in Health Care Reform Initiatives
...th legislators and their legislative aides. There in an increasing recognition of the value case management brings to the health care experience and a ripe
opportunity to influence the future as health care reform is a front burner issue with significant momentum."
About Case Management Society of A...
ripe in Medical Technology
Heart Disease Treatment Breakthrough
... disease related illnesses that can cause heart attacks and stroke.
Dozens of research studies have shown that lycopene - found in the skins
tomatoes - has the capacity to significantly reduce the build up of
plaque in the arteries that can lead to heart attacks and stroke.
ripe in Medical Dictionary
...vement of your baby or quickening ? Read answer... quickening the process of showing signs of life; 'the quickening of seed that will become ripe
... feel the movement of your baby or quickening ? Read answer... How and when will you feel ... Quickening . Feeling Your Baby Move. By Robin...
ripe in Biological News
Ant parasite turns host into ripe red berry, biologists discover
Berkeley -- A newly discovered parasite so dramatically transforms its host, an ant, that the ant comes to resemble a juicy red berry, ripe
for picking, according to a report accepted for publication in The American Naturalist. This is the first example of fruit mimicry caused by a parasite, the c...
Strawberry fields ripe for the picking
COLLEGE PARK, MD -- Many fruit farmers in the United States rely heavily on "pick-your-own" (PYO) operations to realize profits and create repeat business. Pick-your-own fruit farms are an important market segment, and consumer satisfaction with the experience is critical to farmers eager to incre...
Bolivian rainforest study suggests feeding behavior in monkeys and humans have ancient, shared roots
...tein each day, regardless of whether they only ate ripe
fruit or mixed in other vegetable matter as well. ...spider monkeys was unexpected because, previously, ripe
fruit specialists were thought to be 'energy maxim...ied between 0.7-6.2 MJ. The availability of sweet, ripe
fruit was significantly related to the variation i...
'Delicious' new grape debuts
...vary seasonally, but tend to occur in early August at Apopka, Florida, remarkably 2 to 3 weeks earlier than other muscadine cultivars evaluated. Early ripe
fruit have a semicrunchy flesh and an edible skin. Fruit allowed to ripen further tend to have a softer flesh, become noticeably juicier, but retain a...
Host shift triggers cascading effect on ecosystem, research finds
...les throughout the United States. Other Rhagoletis species attack cherries, walnuts and blueberries. The female apple maggot fly deposits her eggs in ripe
fruit. The eggs then develop into larvae (maggots), which later leave the fruit to pupate and overwinter in the soil.
The parasitic wasp D. alloeu...
Key to future medical breakthroughs is systems biology, say leading European scientists
...ation (ESF) calls for a co-ordinated strategy towards systems biology across Europe. The scientists have pinpointed several key disease areas that are ripe
for a systems biology approach. These include cancer and diabetes, inflammatory diseases and disorders of the central nervous system.
The report's ...
Natural Capital Project to develop conservation software
... Hawai'i and Oregon," Daily said. "There is tremendous demand for this tool and approach to guide strategic investment in natural capital. The time is ripe
in both the business and policy arenas."
People tend to look at nature in one of two ways, added Michael Wright, managing director of the Natural C...
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bananas are of course yellow. However, under black light, the yellow bananas are bright blue, as discovered by scientists at the University of Innsbru...
The drivers of tropical deforestation are changing, say scientists
...rest destruction, say Butler and Laurance.
According to the authors, a global financial market and a worldwide commodity boom are creating conditions ripe
for corporate exploitation of the environment. Surging demand for grain, driven by the thirst for biofuels and rising standards of living in developin...
Scripps Research Institute awarded patent for remarkable chemical technology
...tually enables new and useful discoveries," he says.
Sharpless says that's all but inevitable. Within and beyond those areas already identified as ripe
for use of the chemistry, he says, "People are going to be coming up with things we can't even imagine right now."
ripe in Biological Technology
Researchers discover a potential on-off switch for nanoelectronics
...ifficult to interpret, and as a result, reported conductance valuesin experiment and theoryoften varied by an order of magnitude or more. The time was ripe
for a quantitative comparison between theory and an experiment with well-defined contacts."
Through the Molecular Foundry user program, Su Ying Que...
EntreMed Appoints Thomas H. Bliss as Senior Vice President of Corporate and Business Development
...company. With three oncology products already in the clinic
and a rheumatoid arthritis product entering the clinic, the Company's
clinical pipeline is ripe
for a multitude of partnering and business
development opportunities. In addition, EntreMed's core research and
development competency will continue t...
Investors Pick Favorites at Life Science Conference
...entations on their technology; with others simply manning information booths in a small exhibit area.
Among companies picked as ripe
for investment by industry insiders was MR Instruments Inc. , Minneapolis. According to Patricia Buffo, venture capital attorney for Davis & Kelthau...
The Enterprise and the Individual
...ness managers began to sneak personal computers into their offices, and in so doing ushered in an new and dynamic computing age.
The conditions are ripe
for this grass roots paradigm shift again. IT has put its arms tightly around the networked PC computing environment, managing and controlling these c...
Summertime and the living is anything but easy
...ore for DEMOmobile and the 400 people who will feast on the meal come Sept. 8.
It's possible to speculate on the areas of opportunity that are most ripe
for the mobile and wireless market.
1. There will be tighter integration of mobile and enterprise- based communications and data management. For al...
Laying the foundation for RFID
The conference continued by discussing how to form a business case that worked with the technology, stressing that the market is now ripe
for entry and has the potential to be very profitable.
Many factors lie behind RFIDs success, not the least of which is heavy hitters like Wal-Mar...
Video games promoted as effective health-care training
...pared to more expensive and traditional therapies, and how new game technologies compare to those of the 1980s.
Squire also noted that the field is ripe
for research into how video games will be used for aging baby boomers. Although some people prefer to learn through traditional literacy, he said, mos...
Year ahead offers payoff for hard work
... First-of-year columns are ripe
for prognostication and this one is no different. Like a creaky car on an ...anti-spam technology providers and security products companies as two areas ripe
for rapid consolidation in the first half of 2005.
At the start of each ...
Japanese biotech is booming and linked with Midwest
...imed products Marinol and Androgel have driven Solvays sales in recent years. Like Japan, there are plenty of other regional European players that are ripe
for acquisition. It will be interesting to see further M&A activity.
See you next week!
Michael S. Rosen is the chairman and CEO of Immune Cell...
New Madison VC firm Badger Ventures looks for next big IT entrepreneurs
...of a company with 50 engineers."
Haney said she believes Redick has developed good instincts during his time in Silicon Valley and that the time is ripe
for Wisconsin's budding IT scene.
"There's great support for start-ups through the University [of Wisconsin]; the governor is very supportive," sai...
ripe in Biological Definition
Alternative splicing is the process that occurs in eukaryotes in which the splicing process of a pre-mRNA can lead to different ripe
mRNA molecules and therefore to different proteins. Also viruses have adapted to this biochemical process when using the protein biosynthesis app...