Dinos may Have Died in Agonizing Death Throes of Asphyxiation
The peculiar pose of many fossilized dinosaurs, with wide-open mouth, head thrown back and recurved tail, likely resulted from the agonized death throes
typical of brain damage and asphyxiation, according to two American palaeontologists.
A classic example of the posture, which has puzzled...
Even five year olds are in the throes of eating disorders
A survey conducted among pre-teens, under 13, has revealed that nearly hundreds of them are being diagnosed with anorexia and bulimia.//
The survey showed that some children had to be admitted to the hospital for nasal feeding and in a sad case, a child succumbed to kidney failure due to acut...
Women in the throes of depression portray differences in brain chemistry
A novel study has indicated that there are crucial differences in brain chemistry among women suffering depression, that impacts stress and emotions.//
The study adds further evidence that depression has its roots in specific alterations within the brain -- specifically in the endogenous opio...
Popular Alzheimer's theory may be false trail
...d ways to keep them alive and strong. It's a whole new field."
The microglial cells had a tangled, fragmented appearance, similar to neurons in the throes
of Alzheimer's disease or old age.
"These cells are breaking into pieces," said Streit, who collaborated with Alzheimer's researcher Heiko Braak,...
Brits Kiss With Confidence - Some More Than Others
...to passionately puckering up the Welsh are the most tight lipped with a fifth admitting to never doing it with their partners or at a push only in the throes
of sex. The most serious snoggers live in Birmingham where 54% like to lock lips about twice daily and only 5% abstain at all times.
The study wa...
Council Calls on White House to Convene Conference on Physician and Nurse Supply
can proceed to graduate education and qualify to teach or to practice at an
The Council also noted that the United States is in the throes
deepening physician shortage, and will experience a shortfall of 100,000 to
200,000 physicians over the next 15 years. Closing this gap will requ...
Hepatitis Day of Reckoning for a Happening Virus
...y infected with one type of hepatitis could be vulnerable to the attack of another type of Hepatitis. Therefore, it is imperative that patients in the throes
of chronic liver disease should avail vaccination for Hepatitis A. On the same lines, sufferers of Hepatitis C, vulnerable to Hepatitis B, should prot...
World Wine Sales Brisk, but French Producers Hungover
...importance of exports, particularly to emerging markets, to producers, Vinexpo also tackled the issue of moderate drinking.
With France in the throes
of campaigns to cut back drink-driving, a study by Educalcool, a Quebec based educational body, showed that over the last 20 years Quebecers are drink...
'Metro' - a Witty Look at Insensitivities of City Life
...d, heartless city.
After "Gangster", Anurag Basu has got another winner in "Metro" - a subtle, sly look at a bunch of characters locked in the throes
Basu harnesses his narrative into a fiesta of reined-in feelings, all indicating the growth of a city that cares little about o...
Extremist Christian Preacher Dies of Heart Problems
... shortly after being found unconscious in his office at Liberty University. He was 73.
He died suddenly of what his doctor suspects was the final throes
of heart disease.
Dr. Carl Moore, Rev. Falwell's personal physician, says "he was found without a pulse; never regain a pulse and it is a little...
throes in Medical Dictionary
...e oils come from the " sebaceous glands " of the hair follicle. ... In early stages of sebaceous adenitis skin biopsies show glands in the throes
of ... isotretinoin glossary includes a list of isotretinoin related medical ... when oil ( sebaceous ) glands come to life around puberty, when...
throes in Biological News
In the laboratory, green tea proves a powerful medicine against severe sepsis
... both on the basic biological level and in patients.
In the latest study, Dr. Wangs group gave a substance in green tea called EGCG to mice in the throes
of severe sepsis. The dose was equivalent to 10 cups in a human. Survival jumped from 53 percent in those who didnt receive the green tea substance to...
Mice with a migraine show signs of brain damage
...found that the brain develops a voracious demand for energy as the organ attempts to restore the delicate chemical balance that is lost in the initial throes
of a phenomenon known as cortical spreading depression, which is thought to underlie many migraines.
Even though the brain’s arteries expand dram...
throes in Biological Technology
Keynote Panel at Bio-IT World Expo to Feature Five Leaders in the Field of "Personal Genomics"
...ement and interest in the field of personal or consumer genomics at the moment," commented Bio-IT World's Kevin Davies. "We are in the first throes
of a revolution in medicine and healthcare thanks to the collapsing costs of gene analysis and the dramatic success of late in mapping DNA variants th...
Fate Therapeutics Taps Successful Biotech CEOs Paul Grayson and John Mendlein for Leadership Team
...tal understanding of cellular fate in
multiple disease and physiological settings to generate innovative
therapeutics for those in need. We are in the throes
revolutionary connections between the molecular basis of cell fate, human
medical conditions and important medicines of the future. Our fres...
Vector Surgical hopes to turn frustration into faster surgeries
...cularly the number of different grant and low-interest loan programs, available in the state for technology entrepreneurs. The contest came up "in the throes
of searching for what all he different options are," she said.
Michael and Janet Phillips are spending $180,000 of their own money to start the com...
Midwest large cap life science group strengthening in the third quarter
... CHICAGO -- The summer of 2005 has come and gone and we are enjoying the last throes
of a late Indian summer. I just spent an incredible weekend enjoying this weather at a 35th high school class reunion in my hometown of Scarsdale (jus...
State campaign seeks to reverse negative perception of manufacturing work
...got word of Moraine Park's campaign - one in which the elements could be adapted for the other colleges to use statewide. At the time, WTCS was in the throes
of developing "Advanced Manufacturing Solutions," a large initiative aimed at capturing, training and graduating more skilled manufacturing workers. I...
IT may take a back seat in fighting avian flu
...he Internet, and the news media are theoretically capable of successfully disseminating public health information, even to a public that may be in the throes
of hysteria. "After [Hurricane] Katrina, we found that people did not believe the information that was given to them," Baker said. "That's why we have...
throes in Biological Dictionary
...ess numerous, females produce Mictic and Amictic eggs . ... Photographs of a rotifer and her eggs being predated by protozoa. ... in its death throes
releases an amictic egg , which was probably due to be laid ... These diapausing amictic eggs have a ... hatched (D), and after ovipositing ...