Full Transcript of House Democrats' Press Conference on Introduction of Health Care Legislation
...e problem that's faced by our people.
This nation has a proud history of protecting our elders, our newborns, our sick, and those who are the weakest
and least capable of taking care of themselves.
We created Social Security during a time of economic calamity. We passed Medicare legislation...
Einstein scientists link elevated insulin to increased breast cancer risk
...er compared with those in the bottom third.
Notably, the link between elevated insulin level and breast cancer was strongest among lean women and weakest
among obese women (who, in general, have higher insulin levels compared with lean women). "This finding is potentially important because it indicates ...
Cell Pathway May Be Key to Lung Cancer's Spread
...possible development of therapies that target the pathway.
"There's nothing on the market yet," he said, adding that research will now focus on the weakest
links of the pathway for a possible targeted treatment. "The marker can also help physicians decide whether to use more aggressive therapies, such as ...
80th Anniversary Power of Possibilities Breakfast Honors the Children's Center of Wayne County
...atthews, CEO of The Children's Center, "Like James Couzens believed 80 years ago, we also believe a community can be measured by how they care for its weakest
souls... children; children who through no fault of their own - but merely by circumstances are denied their childhood and robbed of their potential. ...
Body-Jet Liposuction First Introduced in the United States
...t procedure loosens the fat without damage to the fat cell itself. Instead, the medical-grade water solution pushes apart sheets of fat cells at their weakest
points, which causes less damage to the surrounding blood cells and connective tissue, and makes the procedure less traumatic and more comfortable whi...
Cynosure Announces Preliminary Financial Results for the First Quarter of 2009
"The global economic recession continued to negatively affect our business throughout the first quarter, which historically has been our weakest
quarter of the year," said Cynosure President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Davin. "While we experienced pockets of order strength in the first ...
Childhood sleep problems persisting through adolescence may affect cognitive abilities
...eing overtired' were the strongest predictors of later executive control, and developmental trajectories of nightmares and 'trouble sleeping' were the weakest
predictors," said Friedman.
According to the authors, executive functions are cognitive-control mechanisms that help regulate thoughts and actions...
The Truth About 'Bio-identical' Hormone Therapy
...te constantly. Saliva tests, which are FDA-approved, aren't specific enough to determine drug dosages.
No drug containing the hormone estriol (the weakest
of the three estrogens produced by the body) has been approved by the FDA. Only prescribers who have an investigational new drug (IND) application can...
Cure for Sleep Deprivation and Weakened Immune Systems: Treadmill Desk
... of sleep deprivation. Their study discovered that the body's peak disease battling immune system activity occurs at night, while the immune system is weakest
during the day. Sleep deprivation is caused by a combination of factors however lack of sufficient exercise during the day and the corresponding ill e...
Americans United for Life Assesses State Ballot Initiative Outcomes, Predicts Regrouping and Strong Comeback in Next Election Cycle for Life Issues
...rate that is increasingly pro-life. The life
movement will reassess and regroup for the next election cycle with new
ways to communicate that even the weakest
amongst us should be welcomed in
life and defended in law."
California: Defeat of Proposition 4 (Parental Notice)
For the third time in six years,...
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The law of the weakest
The extinction of species is a consequence of their inability to adapt to new environmental conditions, and also of their competition with other species. Besides selection and the appearance of new species, the possibility of adaptation is also one of the driving forces behind evolution. According...
BIO-key(R) Granted Patent to Secure Biometric Enrollments From Unauthorized Use
...processes, which can be expensive and time
Mike DePasquale, BIO-key's Chief Executive Officer stated, "A chain is
only as strong as its weakest
link. In addition to building the industry's
most robust and scalable finger identification technology, we have been
granted a series of patents to fu...
Acoustical Meeting, Nov. 10-14, 2008 in Miami, Florida
...dy vibrations of the insect.
"We are getting to hear what the moth engine sounds like," Swanson says. His team found that the reflected signal was weakest
when the moth was pointed away from the transmitter - a "stealth" advantage that likely explains why moths turn tail when they hear a bat's chirp.
Anabolic steroids provide a competitive edge in power lifting years after doping has ended
...Power lifters focus on body strength, which relies heavily on muscle. The body's main muscle fiber types: type I, type IIA and type IIB. Type I is the weakest
and slowest, but has the most endurance. Type IIA is the strongest and fastest, but has the least endurance. Human muscles occur along a continuum of ...
Fish can determine their social rank by observation alone, study finds
...ght. In Lake Tanganyika, where conditions change all the time, it would be advantageous for a male to know who the new boss is going to be and who his weakest
rivals are. Our experiment shows that male cichlids can actually figure out their odds of success by observation alone. From an evolutionary standpoin...
A sweet step toward new cancer therapies
...e introduced into the mass spectrometer and fragmented by heating until the weakest
bonds break. "It's the 'shake-it-til-it-breaks' approach," Hakansson said. ...ication method breaks down.
"If sugars are attached, for instance, the weakest
bonds are not the bonds that hold the protein together; they're the bonds b...
Even when faint, ovary scent draws sperm cells
...his week's Analytical Chemistry, scientists at Indiana University Bloomington report biochemical machinery that allows mouse sperm cells to follow the weakest
of scents. Even when ovary extracts were diluted 100,000 times, some sperm cells still found their mark.
A video demonstrating sperm chemotaxis (or...
Children's taste sensitivity and food choices influenced by taste gene
... and 50% of mothers with either AP or PP alleles detected bitterness in the weakest
PROP solution, the same solution tasted bitter to only a few individuals wi...ith 64% of children but only 43% of adults able to detect bitterness in the weakest
"This type of information will one day help to improve th...
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Cynosure Reports Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results
...toward creating a light-based skin rejuvenation device for the over-the-counter market."
"Although the third quarter traditionally has been the weakest
for the aesthetic industry, we are hopeful that the macroeconomic environment will begin to stabilize as we move through the balance of 2009," Davin s...
A molecular ripcord for chemical reactions
...implify processing, or microscale chemical synthesis.
How does it work; weakest
The researchers packed a catalytically active metal ion completely i...extremely strong current that stretched the chains and ultimately broke its weakest
link the metal complex in two. The cap on one end was now broken off from...
China Medical Technologies Reports First Quarter Financial Results
...ear growth in this sector was driven
primarily by increases in unit sales and selling price. Due to seasonality,
first fiscal quarter is typically the weakest
quarter for HIFU sales in a
fiscal year. Gross margin decreased to 62.0% for 1Q FY2007 as compared to 70.7% for
the corresponding period of FY2006. T...
Part 3 Project performance Get on the path to continuous improvement
...xplains that each project has a constraining resource which constitutes the weakest
link in the chain of project tasks. And constraints limit possibilities. Be...um weight the chain can hold is clearly four tons the limit imposed by the weakest
link. In this case, all six links have limits to their strength, but the th...
Academic R&D pays for itself in jobs and economic growth
Wisconsin has reduced its higher education effort by 47.8 percent since 1978. That is 40th among the 50 states with 50th representing the weakest
effort. This decline in public support is chipping away at an infrastructure that supports academic research in Wisconsin.
The 2003-2005 state bud...
Municipal broadband in Illinois: Where are the standards?
... capacities that may or may not be standardized for reliability and redundancy.
When that happens, the infrastructure becomes only as strong as the weakest
link. Network engineering is a more complicated endeavor than some overnight experts think. The joke is that creating a Wi-Fi network for a couple cof...
Growth through the eyes of GE's Immelt
...ovement - to evaluate all their leaders on these traits. The goal is not to pick out winners and losers but to get everyone working on improving their weakest
trait. Even Immelt himself is working on a red trait (decisive, clear thinking).
Of this he says, "One of the things I've learned from experience i...
Polymer Degradation Mechanisms Encountered in Pyrolysis-GC/MS
... each of the monomers used in the formulation.
Side-group elimination poly vinyl chloride
In the polymers discussed above, the weakest
bonds are those holding the chain together, so pyrolysis produces either fragmentation to smaller oligomeric units or unzipping all the way to monomer...
Detection of N-in-1 Experiments: Extending the Range of N Using the API 3000 LC/MS/MS System
...00 LC/MS/MS System, samples were also analyzed on an API III+ LC/MS/MS. The weakest
compound, Compound C, was last detected on the API III+ at 4 hours after drug administration; and the second weakest
compound, Compound F, was last detected 10 hours after drug administration....
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... potential difference across the membrane which drives the diffusion. That is, the solvent flows from the side of the membrane where the solution is weakest
to the side where it is strongest, until the solution on both sides of the membrane is the same strength (that is, until the chemical potential is e...
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...ra Yang ... MEMBRANES . SHELL MEMBRANES : just inside the shell are two shell membranes . inner and outer. ... The vitelline membrane is weakest
at the germinal disc and ... PEELING Removing the shell and membranes from a hard-cooked egg. ... between the shell membranes as the egg...