Women and Black Patients have less chances to survive a Heart Attack
New Haven, Conn. – Ever since the treatment methodologies to treat heart attacks improved and became standardised what has remained constant is the difference in survival between male and female patients, whites and blacks in the // USA.
In one of the largest national studies on this topic...
Heart can repair itself after heart attack
Contrary to popular belief, the heart can actually repair itself by growing new cells after a heart attack. This surprising discovery was uncovered by researchers in New York and Italy. Dr. Piero Anversa and colleagues of the New York Medical College in Valhalla detected signs that heart musc...
Young Smokers at Increased Risk Of Developing a Heart Attack
A new study shows smokers under age 40 are five-times more likely to suffer a heart attack as non-smokers their age. Researchers examined // all non-fatal heart disease cases of study participants between the ages of 33 and 64 from 21 countries, 18,762 of which were men and 4,047 were women.
Pfizer Animal Health Becomes Leadership Contributor to the NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance
...mers will receive a 4" x 6" Barbaro Memorial Fund magnet featuring a beautiful photo of Barbaro that can be displayed on a car, truck, trailer or in a tack
room. Look for this promotion from May 1 - July 31, 2009.
"Pfizer Animal Health and the NTRA have similar goals to educate horse owners on the ...
Babies Born in High Pollen Months at Wheezing Risk
...y suggested that early-life exposure to respiratory viruses during the peak cold and flu season may be to blame.
"In our study, we took a different tack
to understand the link between month of birth and asthma by considering ambient concentrations of fungal spores and pollen, which follow distinct seas...
Pioneering Solutions To Fight Staph, MRSA Infections in Sports Facilities and Synthetic Turf Fields
...e membrane of harmful microbes. The unique organo silane quaternary
compound protrudes from the treated surface and punctures any microorganism
like a tack
would an inflated balloon. Then, electrocutes the cell.
Pioneer Athletics, located in Cleveland, Ohio, is the nation's leading
developer and manufac...
Asia Must Overcome HIV Stigma, Say Research Chiefs
... also as a positive tool for fighting stigma and discrimination," UNAIDS Vietnam director Eammon Murphy said.
Thailand has adopted a different tack
to breaking down the taboos regarding HIV with innovative education campaigns such as traffic police handing out condoms, an initiative dubbed "Cops a...
Teenagers Do Not Heed to Sex Abstinence Talks
...ese programmes are all about denying young people information about condoms and contraception," Smith said.
He urged the US government to change tack
and talk to young people about contraception and sexually transmitted diseases and not just about abstaining from sex.
"I always say abstinence ...