Is the salad bar safe? Produce concerns linger after summer scares
COLUMBIA, Mo. Widespread reports had most people afraid to eat tomatoes this summer and when tomatoes were vindicated, eating peppers became a fear. A University of Missouri food safety expert says there is only so much that can be done to assure produce is safe to eat.
"We basically want pe...
After Bird flu its anthrax that scares the wits out of people
The fizz of bird flu had not died when another strikes India. The new demon is anthrax that has gripped Junagadh district // following the death of a cow which was found to be infected with the deadly anthrax bacteria in Dedakiyali village in Menderda taluka.
A gigantic drive to vaccinate 50...
China Vows to Improve Food Safety in Wake of Health Scares
China has shut down companies involved in some of the highest-profile health scares
involving Chinese-made goods and will take further steps to improve product safety, a top official said Friday.
"The Chinese government is moving to address the fundamental problems behind issues relating t...
Center for Reproductive Rights Deeply Saddened by Murder of Dr. George Tiller
...d a physician near her home who would perform an abortion and was directed to WHCS. In acknowledging her gratitude to Dr. Tiller, she also stated, "It scares
me. If something happens to Dr. Tiller, where would women turn?"
Thank you for considering this nomination. We are happy to provide you with addi...
New infectious diseases -- what's the risk?
...messages are sometimes very quickly adopted by the media, possibly leading to an 'amplification' of risk information that may lead to unnecessary mass scares
and unnecessary or ineffective precautionary action."
LegalView Reports on Rare Traumatic Brain Injury Condition That Could Cause Complete Paralysis of A Victim
...ic brain injury patients, LegalView also hosts a number of information portals for victims of other conditions and medical ailments such as the latest scares
involving type 2 diabetes medications including Avandia and Byetta, or the most recent treatments being studied for mesothelioma patients.
Virtual Reality Therapy May Help PTSD Patients
... very effective cognitive behavioral therapies," he said. "But there are a lot of patients who are avoidant about talking about their trauma. Doing so scares
them. Many just hope that the nightmares go away.
"In contrast," Marshall added, "it does seem that people are much more interested in virtual real...
Lettuce, leafy greens and E. coli
...mowers for some leafy greens, processing in water flumes and triple washing, and modified atmosphere packaging for extended shelf-life.
Recent food scares
and food poisoning outbreaks have led to intensive investigations of farms and ranches. These have shown that at least some food poisoning bacteria ou...
Top China Official Pessimistic on Fixing Food Safety Woes
...s telling a Beijing food safety symposium.
Sun's comments contrasted sharply with the government's so far upbeat response to a spate of health scares
that have raised worldwide alarm and scrutiny over the quality of China's exports.
Officials have vigorously defended Chinese inspection syste...
Food Safety Chief Executed for Bribery in China
...aste shipped to Central America.
China did rebut some of the criticism and said it was all a cloak for protectionism.
Apparently the scares
and the resulting boycotts of Chinese products have affected the Chinese economy badly.
And hence the current execution, it is felt.
Hormone replacement therapy
...ional Cancer Institute. These days, the standard prescription is hormone replacement therapy , or HRT. ... Breast cancer is the risk that scares
many women off hormone replacement therapy . ... Hormone replacement therapy can help control these problems, and it may also ... Facts...
... resistance to drugs commonly used to treat malaria is of ... available drugs, thus raising the spectre of a post- antibiotic era. ... anthrax scares
lead to overuse of antibiotics , resistance is feared ... pump the antibiotic from the cell. Mechanisms of resistance ... Resistance ha...
A dog in the hand scares birds in the bush
New research showing that dog-walking in bushland significantly reduces bird diversity and abundance will lend support to bans against the practice in sensitive bushland and conservation areas.
Until now, arguments and debate about the ecological impacts of dog-walking have remained subjective ...
...nd in a sound body, is a short, but full description of a happy state in this World."
And then there's always Cervantes, who coined, "He who sings scares
away his woes."