"An Armour against pleasure, and a cobweb against infection" – Has the condom withstood the test of time
Condoms originally invented for preventing pregnancies have recently also been under intense scrutiny to look at their role in protection against sexually transmitted diseases (e.g. Gonorrhea and 25 other related conditions) and HIV. //
Condoms undoubtedly provide protection even the most fam...
Neogen Reactivates Share Repurchase Program
...o years," said James Herbert, Neogen's CEO. "We believe the price is an extraordinary value given the company's fundamentals and performance that have withstood
the worst overall economy in decades."
Neogen's second quarter was the 63rd consecutive profitable quarter from operations for the company, and ...
Freeland, MI Woman Wins $50,000 for Losing Weight, Adding Muscle and Changing Her Life
...broken my neck," shuddered Melanie. "The medical personnel who rescued me
said that it was because I was in such fantastic physical shape that my
Looking back on all she's been through, Melanie keeps seeing herself in
her butterfly tattoo. "Sometimes, when I see pictures of myself...
Michigan State Medical Society Says Rate Drop Shows Tort Reform is Working
... procedures, will see a
12 percent cut," Doctor Jackson said.
Since the tort reforms went into effect in 1994, each component of the
legislation has withstood
constitutional challenges from the trial bar,
according to Doctor Womack. Unfortunately, tort reforms in Illinois were
overturned on November 13, prom...
Deflecting Damage: Flexible Electronics Aid Brain Injury Research
... and allowed to grow, the researchers measure their normal activity. The membrane is then suddenly stretched and returned to its original form. Having withstood
the shock, the electrodes embedded in the membrane continue to monitor the cellular activity, providing a before and after picture of traumatic brain ...
Stigma of AIDS at the workplace
... the initiative towards HIV treatment including sponsoring anti-retroviral treatment for HIV positive employees.
As a result African economies have withstood
the pressure of having the world's highest prevalence of HIV. For instance Botswana, where one in every four adults is HIV positive, has one of Africa...
Aspartame, Artificial Sweetener, A Safe Bet!
...gencies, such as the FDA, which conducted exhaustive reviews of the data. When FDA approved aspartame, the FDA Commissioner noted: “Few compounds have withstood
such detailed testing and repeated, close scrutiny, and the process through which aspartame has gone should provide the public with additional confide...
One Third Of All Cancers Preventable!
... Prevention is better than cure remains a golden statement that has withstood
the test of time. It has been proved yet another time with a global survey revealing that nearly one-third of all cancers // can be prevented if nine ...
Regular light exercise slows down aging of the brain
...r brains. Fats known as lipids that help stabilisestabilize cell membranes, and DNA, the molecule that contains our the genetic blueprint, both better withstood
the rigoursrigors of time.
"The DNA for of these animals after two years looked as if it were from their younger counterparts of only about six...
Multi Frequency Flexible Laparoscopic Transducer UST-5536-7.5
Description:...ny to introduce a flexible laparoscopic ultrasound transducer and, as a result, changed surgical ultrasound forever. This tried and true workhorse has withstood
the rigors of daily laparoscopic scanning and is perfect for renal ablations....
Nellcor N-20PA Handheld Pulse Oximeter
Description:...lity. The durable construction of the N-20PA has been shock-tested, vibration-tested and subjected to extreme temperatures and conditions it has even withstood
the rigors of Mount Everest. It is conveniently portable for spot check measurements and also useful for continuous monitoring of SpO 2 and pulse rat...
Why do we choose our mates? Ask Charles Darwin, prof says
...ng beyond mere chance have been proven correct, as stated in Darwin's landmark book The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex. His work has withstood
decades of analysis and scrutiny, as Jones states in his paper, "Mate Choice and Sexual Selection: What Have We Learned Since Darwin?" in the current ...
Scripps research team sheds light on long-sought cold sensation gene
...e Novartis Research Foundation. "Many previous candidates have been postulated to play a role in our ability to sense cool temperatures, but none have withstood
the test of genetics," he says.
TRPM8 was first discovered by Patapoutian’s group and proposed as a key gene controlling cold sensation. To test...
... when they came across an unexpected type of protein for this type of cell organ.
They found that these proteins resisted high temperatures and withstood
extreme conditions, characteristics of glycosylate proteins. The discovery was unexpected because the literature written to date does not contemplate ...