Groups to Congress: Don't Sacrifice Patient Safety to Lower Health Costs
Health Reform Should Reduce Medical Errors, Not Immunize Negligent Providers for Mistakes that Maim and Kill Innocent Patients
WASHINGTON, June 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Congress should not confuse lowering health care costs with limiting patient safety, said a letter from consumer and pa...
Don't Sacrifice Style Because of Sweat
Celebrity Stylist, Lauri Eisenberg, Offers Her No-Sweat Fashion Tips
So Excessive Perspiration Doesn't Control Your Wardrobe
Edison, N.J. (PRWEB) April 2, 2009 -- If you'd never consider wearing silk or even solid colors, like gray, for fear of noticeable underarm swea...
Don't Sacrifice Your Well-being in a Discount Destination
MEDEX Advises Travelers to Prepare for Unexpected Financial, Health, and Security Risks in Exotic Locales
Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) March 31, 2009 -- American travelers who continue travel spending in a down economy should prepare for unexpected medical and security situati...
Premier of Split Estate at DocuWeeks 2009 to Call National Attention to Urban Drilling in New York and Los Angeles
... County, Colorado, and the San Juan Basin, the film examines the growing environmental and social costs to an area now referred to as a "National sacrifice
"I could not believe that an energy company could come in on land that you own, and drill at will without your permission as clos...
BD and Direct Relief International Team Up to Provide Free Diabetes Insulin Injection Products to Americans Impacted by the Economic Downturn
...who are struggling from the current economic crisis.
"Unfortunately, financial hardship may force many people in communities across America to sacrifice
their own health to feed their families or keep roofs over their heads," said Direct Relief International President and Chief Executive Officer Thomas...
AMERIGROUP Foundation Honors Warehouse of Hope Founder Craig Parson as a 'Healthy Hero'
... more than 1,350 families per week and more than 30,000 people a month.
"Regularly providing aid when people need it most requires dedication, sacrifice
and commitment," said John E. Littel, Chairman of the AMERIGROUP Foundation. "Craig Parson and the Warehouse of Hope offer a tremendous example of suc...
People Across the Country are Making The Switch!
...ntum with mainstream consumers," says Maura Mottolese, company president. "People want a beverage that is healthier than soda, but they don't want to sacrifice
on taste or refreshment. The Switch is ideal because it delivers the great taste and bubbly refreshment people crave, without any of the junk found i...
UDW Urges 'No' Vote On State Budget; Demands 'Shared Sacrifice' From All Californians
...id any responsibility," UDW Executive Director Doug Moore said. "It is inconceivable that our great state has fallen so low that the concept of shared sacrifice
is just a cruel joke. Surely we can and we must do better. "
The 65,000 member UDW is the only union in California made up entirely of home ...
Long-Term Care: The Next Big Women's Issue?
...re themselves, "but they tend to live longer than men, and social norms still consign females to the care giving role. So they're the ones who have to sacrifice
their futures when they're still relatively young and fit, with years of productive, enjoyable life still to live."
Long-term care insurance ...
Understanding the process of homosexual identity formation among Asian and Pacific Islander youth
...ities among API gays and lesbian adolescents.
The process of homosexual identify formation among API youth, where the role of family life, personal sacrifice
for family tranquility and generational clashes are central social stresses, is in addition to the external factors as racism, sexism and acculturatio...
sacrifice in Medical Technology
New CyberKnife Technologies Demonstrate Dramatic Reduction in Treatment Times
...y often suffers accordingly. Integrating all of the latest
technologies, CyberKnife treatment times can now be reduced considerably
with absolutely no sacrifice
in treatment quality."
While Oklahoma CyberKnife, LLC purchased its CyberKnife System with all
the next generation upgrades included, those same upg...
sacrifice in Medical Products
StealthStation TREON plus Surgical Navigation Technology
Description:...The StealthStation TREON plus is also the platform from which all Medtronic-SNT spine software is run. With the TREON plus System, there's no need to sacrifice
accuracy for the sake of speed. While we engineered it to be incredibly precise, we also wanted it to be quicker than ever to set up. The new StealthS...
Company:Medtronic Surgical Navigation Technologies
SRS Freedom Chart Manager
Features:...Freedom Chart Manager is ease of use. This feature has escaped traditional, data-entry EMR products which slow physicians down, create frustration and sacrifice
productivity by forcing physicians to navigate complex computer screens and hunt and peck to enter data.
Whether notes are dictated and transcr...
Company:SRS Software, Inc.
sacrifice in Biological News
Making the ultimate family sacrifice
HOUSTON -- (Nov. 25, 2008) -- There is no greater sacrifice
than giving one's life for others, and a new study by Rice University biologists and Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) geneticists is helping narrow the search for genes that drive single-celled amoebae to stick close to their kin before a...
Beauty queens urge girls not to sacrifice their bones
Seven beauty queens from four continents today appealed to girls and young women to realize that modern ideas of "beauty" can damage their bones and lead to osteoporosis later in life.
The women, from Australia, Austria, Panama, Thailand, Turkey and Venezuela, were speaking at "IOF Beauties and t...
Better water use could reduce future food crises
...ate change will the country become water-short if both blue and green water will be managed well," says Hoff.
Good options exist, but not without sacrifice
The aim of the research was to analyze the capacity of different countries to meet current and future water requirements for food production by incr...
The fragility of the world's coral is revealed through a study of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands
... fishing, lobster trap fishing, ship-based pollution, ship strike risks, marine debris, research diving, research equipment installation, and wildlife sacrifice
for research. Human-induced climate change threats were also studied, including increased ultraviolet radiation, seawater acidification, the number of...
Texas-sized tract of single-celled clones
...a, D. discoideum are known to cooperate when food gets scarce and even to sacrifice
their lives altruistically. Biologists say the discovery of the clonal colo...ividual amoebae to "cheat" and take advantage of nonmutants' willingness to sacrifice
themselves. How species like D. discoideum manage to keep cheaters from o...
Earth's highest known microbial systems fueled by volcanic gases
...ed over Socompa, and the remains of three, 500-year-old mummified Inca children were discovered in 1999 atop the nearby Llullaillaco volcano, apparent sacrifice
Although reaching the summit of Socompa requires two days in a four-wheel drive vehicle and two more days of hiking, recent footpaths near...
Spun-sugar fibers spawn sweet technique for nerve repair
...nor nerve causes a lack of sensation in the portion of the body where it was removed.
"The autograft is the lesser of two evils because you have to sacrifice
a healthy nerve to repair a damaged segment," said Li, who led the research.
New findings were published online in December and this month in the p...
Do 68 molecules hold the key to understanding disease?
Marth believes that biology should become more integrative both in academic and research settings. "I'm one who believes that we don't need to sacrifice
breadth of knowledge in order to acquire depth of understanding."
ETH Zurich study on salmonella self-destruction
...acterium cell self-sacrifices, or whether it will wait and benefit from the sacrifice
of others? The two groups are clones of the same genotype, so genetic diffe...hosts but which are only released into the host environment if the bacteria sacrifice
themselves - if this is the sole method to get the toxin out of the cell. T...
Genes and nutrition influence caste in unusual species of harvester ant
... destined to become a queen, you can expect the very best accommodations and generous portions at mealtimes. If you are a worker, you must be ready to sacrifice
your health, welfare and reproductive capacity for the betterment of the colony.
The researchers were drawn to P. badius because its social struc...
sacrifice in Biological Technology
In Eleventh-Hour Smear Attempt, Quigley Management Sacrifices Key Employee of its Pharma Division
...y Quigley. Putting aside the question of what right Mr. Guy Quigley had to demand reports of this kind, the willingness of The Quigley Corporation to sacrifice
Dr. Rosenbloom in an effort to impugn Mr. Karkus must be of grave concern to all shareholders. As the Company just stated in its Form 10-K, filed on...
Biotechnology Value Fund Delivers Letter to Board of Directors of Avigen, Inc.
...nger tolerate such self-interested behavior on the part of failed biotechnology companies.
We believe the Avigen Board is not only willing to sacrifice
and squander shareholder money but, in the process, its members are making a mockery of their obligations to fulfill their fiduciary duties as directo...
ZhenSpa.com provides Spa Enthusiasts Affordable Alternatives for Expensive Spa Treatments
...cts to promote a healthy and happy lifestyle," stated Ron Wardle. "Time and money should never be an obstacle. People should never have to sacrifice
their wellbeing. With ZhnSpa, they won't have to," he expanded.
ZhnSpa's website is designed to incorporate their wellness message and encou...
Perfecting a solar cell by adding imperfections
...uctivity, and catalytic activity.
Ordinary carbon nanotubes films are so-so in each of these properties. The obvious ways of improving one, though, sacrifice
one of the others. For example, making the film thicker makes it a better catalyst, but then it's less transparent.
Previous theory had suggested ...
Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. Features Green Buildings and Sustainable Operations Initiatives and Tour at 2008 BIO
...nd air conditioning) electricity
consumption and decrease water use.
Mr. Marcus continued, "We have proven that life science entities do not
have to sacrifice
functionality in order to be environmentally efficient.
In fact, our leading green initiatives help lower tenant costs and
operating expenses while co...
SGI Breakthrough Technology Empowers Genome Center Research Around the World
...ying to determine what effect that has across the
entire spectrum of what is being observed.
"The success of TGen scientists to date has come at the sacrifice
time," said Dr. Edward Suh, CIO of TGen. "The 64-bit SGI computing
instrument optimizes TGen researchers' ability to meet their data analysis
Bluestar Silicones Introduces Three New Soft and Durable Liquid Silicone Rubber Products
05 durometer Silbione(R) LSR 4305 offers soft, tacky, gel-like features
ideal for cushioning applications.
"Molders traditionally had to sacrifice
tear or elongation to achieve a
very soft product, limiting the possible range of applications for low
durometer LSRs," says Karen O'Keefe, North Amer...
Ohio Academic Institutions Increase Research and Development Investments
... This diversity provides executives and employees the
resources and time to pursue their professional goals and personal
aspirations without having to sacrifice
one for the other. Ohio truly is
the state of perfect balance." About the Ohio Business Development Coalition The Ohio Business Development Coalitio...
Small Bone Innovations Introduces New Distal Radius Plating System to Repair Complex Fractures
...oarthritis and osteoporosis may be
treated at every stage of progress with the possibility of restoring near
natural motion and function without undue sacrifice
of tissue or frequent
revisions," Mr. Viscogliosi noted. According to a University of California, San Diego Medical Center
study, one in twelve women...
Are We Headed for a Global Economic Collapse?
...n make this thing work. For if we dont take the lead, then shame on us. These very complex economic problems each take on their own lives, and without sacrifice
and intensive negotiations, nothing but disaster happens!
Right now getting the Europeans to believe that the US is not trying to undermine their e...
sacrifice in Biological Products
Rat Adrenal from Pel-Freez Biologicals
Description:... Sprague-Dawley rats, 7-8 weeks old, mixed gender; tissue is collected fresh, frozen on dry ice within minutes of sacrifice
and stored at -20C; individual tissue weight approx. 0.05 gram....
sacrifice in Biological Definition
... in the past. Often, many individual organisms share a gene; thus, the death of an individual need not mean the extinction of the gene. Indeed, if the sacrifice
of one individual enhances the survivability of other individuals with the same gene, the death of an individual may enhance the overall survival of t...
...Human realm , Incarnation , Karma , Korban , Morality , Mystic , Prayer , Rationalism , Reincarnation , Religion , Resurrection , Ritual , sacrifice
, Salvation , Sin , Soul , Spirituality , Worship
Although many species are social , forming groups based on genetic ties, affec...
...araphyletic, in which case the classifications may be revised to eliminate them. Some, however, feel that having paraphyletic groups is an acceptable sacrifice
if it makes the taxonomy more understandable. Others argue that paraphyletic groups are necessary to have a comprehensive classification including ex...
sacrifice in Biological Dictionary
...id ... Altruism is an ethical doctrine that holds that individuals have a moral obligation to help, serve, or benefit others, if necessary at the sacrifice
of self interest. Auguste Comte's version of altruism calls for living for the sake of others. One who holds to either of... This biological ...