Medicine

by | August 05, 2017 | 00:26

The findings showed that a young male's exposure to pornography was associated with the need for power over women, while in older men it was linked with promiscuity. "That finding has sparked many more questions and potential research ideas, because it was so unexpected based on what we know about gender role socialization and media exposure", study co-author Chrissy Richardson, of the University of Nebraska, said in a statement.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:44

It statement said the trend of breastfeeding has shown an upward trend. As per data from the Union health ministry, initial breastfeeding has almost doubled in the past decade - from 23.4% in 2005-06 to 41.6% in 2015-16. Twenty three states have started implementing various activities under MAA programme such as one day sensitization of health staffs, convergence meetings with line departments, Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) training of staffs at health facilities, communication ...

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:42

While this may be good news for public health, it was bad news for publicly traded tobacco names, that tumbled on the news. The announcement didn't specify what level of nicotine the cigarettes would be lowered to. The agency recognizes that vaping is not a risk-free activity - what is? - but is resisting the curious efforts of some anti-smoking crusaders to kill the vaping business.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:29

The company said they didn't have a comment at this time. The company now plans to open dispensaries in Erie, Orange, Queens and Suffolk counties, according to the state. The dispensary later was established in the former Peckham Asphalt storage building on state Route 28. Integrating five additional registered organizations into the industry utilizing a phased-in approach was a recommendation of the Department's two-year report on the Medical Use of Marijuana Under the Compassionate Care ...

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:28

For more information about the West Nile virus, including a list of symptoms, visit the Jackson County West Nile virus fact sheet . However, only a very few species are expected to be important in West Nile virus transmission. This is the first person to be reported to be infected this season and the first indication of West Nile virus activity in Kootenai County this season, bringing the total positive number of counties this year to 12.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:26

Having one bad copy of this gene can lead to heart failure and sudden death. It's a major breakthrough in genetic therapy - researchers have been able to safely fix a disease-causing gene in an embryo. And these researchers also targeted one very specific gene mutation, so there's still plenty of research to be done. The Salk scientists contributed by developing the gene editing strategy, initially testing it in stem cells derived from the patient's skin cells.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:24

There were no H1N1 patients in Matupi hospital, said a doctor. The Epidemiology and Disease Control Division of Department of Health Services (EDCD) reported that the latest case was a 37-year-old woman who died this week in this capital.

by | August 03, 2017 | 01:30

However, minutes turned to hours and since the electricity in the plane was turned off to save the depleting fuel, passengers started to feel suffocating. She said the airline regrets the inconvenience and said delays refuelling the plane forced them to turn off the air conditioning. When airport emergency services entered the Air Transat plane after 911 was called, they said they handed out bottled water to passengers and treated one who felt ill.

by | August 03, 2017 | 01:06

Between the league's reliance on dangerously addictive prescription painkillers and its unreasonably harsh penalties for players who use cannabis, either medicinally or recreationally, the most popular sports entity in America has a significant amount of progress to make on cannabis.

by | August 03, 2017 | 01:04

The person's partner, who had not traveled, also tested positive. Despite that, health officials have notified mosquito control and say they are conducting "mosquito reduction activities". Furthermore, Zika virus has been detected in the semen of men exposed to the virus in seven separate studies. The Florida Department of Health made the announcement Tuesday.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:50

Texans looking for part-time work are able to apply for the guest service representative position right now. Positions are available for residents of Florida, Texas, Georgia, Nevada, North Carolina and SC. The job listing says it's the Cast Member's responsibility to create "magical moments for guests of all ages". The Disney Store opened its first store in Glendale, Calif.in 1987, and has since grown to more than 300 locations worldwide.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:48

The 21-year-old ground worker was on the tarmac with other employees backing up a Sun Country airplane for takeoff. The incident takes place at Southwest Florida International Airport on July 22 in the Fort Myers region of Florida, the Daily Mail reported.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:42

A study by the Global Breastfeeding Collective - a new initiative to improve breastfeeding rates - showed only 40 percent of young babies were exclusively breastfed for six months, as recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO). Breastfeeding is great for the baby's immune system, both over the short and long term. "The fantastic thing about breastfeeding is that it supports the brain development of children, building their "cognitive capital" and ensuring they learn and grow into ...

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:40

One person described permanent scarring as a result of a burn, and another said she experienced swelling to her leg , face, neck, chest, hands and upper body. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission posted a notice Tuesday with details of the recall. Almost 275,000 cases have been recalled as a result.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:40

Researchers compared the icing on two cakes - one where candles were blown out, and another where they were not. The frosting on the cakes that had blown out candles contained more bacteria than the cakes that hadn't had candles blown out by pizza-breathed people.

by | August 01, 2017 | 23:03

Little then told TV 1 News that he'd talked to colleagues about the possibility of stepping down, an admission that appeared to further erode his credibility. However, he warned the Nationals could not be complacent because New Zealand's complicated proportional voting system usually results in minority governments reliant on smaller parties as coalition partners.

by | August 01, 2017 | 22:57

These can effectively be life sentences. Court records show OR still has five men serving true-life sentences for crimes committed as minors. Both Shalom and the Campaign for the Fair Sentencing of Youth, a Washington, D.C. In recent years, the age of juvenile court jurisdiction for most crimes has been raised to those 17 and younger. The proposal also would have allowed juveniles to be eligible for a shot at parole after serving 15 years when their crimes didn't result in the death of ...

by | July 31, 2017 | 05:38

In the largest single haul of narcotics seized till date, over 1,500 kg of heroin, valued at Rs 3,500 crore, was seized from a ship intercepted and apprehended off the Gujarat coast, Coast Guard officials said on Sunday. "The information about the carriage of contraband by the suspect ship was shared by NTRO and other Intelligence agencies with the Coast Guard based on which the operation was planned and executed", the statement said.

by | July 31, 2017 | 04:00

Arsenal could yet attempt to reach some sort of compromise with Sanchez that includes the offer of a short-term one-year contract on £300,000-a-week - more than double his current £160,000 salary, with a promise to renew talks again at the end of the season.

by | July 31, 2017 | 00:14

I said, "Please don't be too nice",' he said in his speech. "When you guys put somebody in the vehicle and you're protecting their head you know, the way you put their hand over [their head]", Trump continued, mimicking the motion. Trump's visit to his home state of NY came as Sessions was in El Salvador to increase worldwide cooperation against the gang. "The president's off the cuff comments on policing are sometimes taken all too literally by the media and professional police critics", ...

by | July 30, 2017 | 02:50

The doctor on-call at the Frankfort Regional Medical Center had just left, so Hess chose to step in. "So, in her own words, she "put another gown on to cover my backside, put some splash boots on over my flip flops" and delivered that baby!" This week, an obstetrician-gynecologist found herself jumping into action on the day she was a patient at the hospital.

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:28

Karen & I offer our prayers & condolences to his loving parents during this hard time". The figures, confirmed to the Observer by Cafcass, the independent body that represents children in family court cases , highlight the fact that most cases involving disputed medical treatment are dealt with out of the public eye with a guardian appointed to represent the child's best interests, independent of what the parents may want.

by | July 30, 2017 | 00:11

More than 100 people have died in protests and other incidents linked to the unrest, the attorney general's office has said , often without elaborating on how they died or who killed them. NAN reports that 100 people have died in anti-government unrest convulsing Venezuela since April, when the opposition launched protests demanding conventional elections to end almost two decades of socialist rule.

by | July 29, 2017 | 01:09

The ex-Manchester United favourite, 29, said: "West Ham's showing more ambition compared to the last few seasons". I'm in the best league in the world, one of the most historic teams in England as well. "I would say "thank you", Chicharito said of Mourinho. I had very good moments and a very good four years in my old club. "I am always motivated when a trainer like Mourinho speaks well about me".

by | July 29, 2017 | 01:06

As part of the deal to buy EE, the two companies took stakes in BT, which were hit when the share price fell. DT and Orange triggered a claim under the warranty after BT's stock market value plunged by nearly £8bn, after the company revealed the extent of a £530m accounting scandal at its Italian operation.