Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Miscellaneous News Stories - December 2009

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2009-12-31 Muscle Flex to be present at Gridlock's New Years Eve 0 None
2009-12-31 VUMC featured in three pilot episodes of new series titled Emergency Level 1 0 None
2009-12-31 Prince Albert of Monaco leads the delegation in support of Art of the Olympians Gallery & Museum 1 None
2009-12-31 Inverness Medical Innovations to participate in J. P. Morgan Healthcare Conference 0 None
2009-12-31 Publix Super Markets issues voluntary recall for Publix Pumpkin Pecan Streusel Pie 0 None
2009-12-31 eHealthInsurance releases updated list of FAQs in response to recent extension of COBRA subsidy 0 None
2009-12-31 Go beyond ordinary with new arrivals from Spring 2010 Scrubs & Beyond catalog 0 None
2009-12-31 Upcoming PBS series "This Emotional Life" aims to help people improve their lives 0 None
2009-12-31 HAMS Harm Reduction Network offers techniques to help people change their drinking for better 0 None
2009-12-31 Novartis Pharmaceuticals Canada named one of the top employers in Quebec 0 None
2009-12-31 Happy Hour Effect launches The Happy Hour Effect Balance Plan 0 None
2009-12-31 Dr. Ken Hopper of LifeSynch offers simple tips toward achieving New Year's weight loss resolution 0 None
2009-12-30 UB neurobiologist studies the impact of acute and chronic caffeine consumption in young people 0 None
2009-12-30 Burr Leonard launches The Bar Method program at Rancho La Puerta 0 None
2009-12-30 NCD's monthly bulletin for December, 2009 0 None
2009-12-30 Relieve stress: Exercise, meditate, delegate tasks, diet and be happy 0 None
2009-12-30 State officials release updated fish consumption advisories 0 None
2009-12-30 Service dogs for people with disabilities 1 4.7
2009-12-30 Overview of grief 0 None
2009-12-30 NYBC calls for blood donation in recognition of National Blood Donor Month 0 None
2009-12-30 Popping a bottle of bubbly can be dangerous to health, says Ophthalmologist 0 None
2009-12-30 Cleaning hands with hand sanitizers can prevent the spread of bacterial infections 0 None
2009-12-30 Slimmer Silhouette announces Perfect 10 Challenge, a health and life-makeover challenge for 2010 0 None
2009-12-29 Electronic cigarettes to help quit smoking 0 4
2009-12-29 Food Safety News lists its top ten ten food safety stories of 2009 0 None
2009-12-29 NSP recalls E. coli contaminated beef steaks in six states 0 None
2009-12-29 Poland Spring Water supports Kingfield helipad construction 0 None
2009-12-29 CyberAlert offers free media monitoring service for not-for-profit organizations 0 None
2009-12-29 bioMerieux selects Brainware Distiller solution to automate its accounts payable process 0 None
2009-12-29 Nutrient-rich foods for weight loss 0 None
2009-12-28 Sport&Health Clubs offers easy-to-follow tips for achieving fitness goals 0 1
2009-12-28 Interesting aspects of bacterial sensing and signaling 0 None
2009-12-28 Canadian Red Cross provides an update of its Asian tsunami relief efforts 0 5
2009-12-28 Children receiving dialysis treatments at Loma Linda University Medical Center receive gift cards 0 None
2009-12-28 Second part of the 2009 Food Safety Naughty and Nice list released 0 5
2009-12-28 Metabolic Research's Stemulite Fitness Formula in top twenty products on GNC shelves for 2009 0 None
2009-12-27 UNICEF chief to step down after term ends in 2010 0 None
2009-12-24 Highlights from Mayo Clinic's Discovery's Edge research magazine 0 None
2009-12-24 Widespread support for electronic cigarettes 0 None
2009-12-24 RP International benefit "The Eyes of Christmas" to be telecast to 160 million homes 0 None
2009-12-24 Development of eye banking 0 None
2009-12-24 New book on caries management 0 None
2009-12-24 Peritoneal dialysis updates 0 None
2009-12-24 Ontario Court grants recognition order for TLC Vision 0 None
2009-12-24 Teamsters reaches bargaining agreement with American Red Cross 0 None
2009-12-24 Double-lung transplant donation saves life 0 None
2009-12-24 QUITPLAN Services' quit-smoking campaign: Monkeys on people's backs 0 None
2009-12-23 Food Safety News releases 2009 “Naughty” list, “Nice” list to follow 0 2.5
2009-12-23 VTT Innovation Program on food, nutrition and eating pattern 0 None
2009-12-23 Special issue on climate justice highlights effects of global warming on human health 0 None
2009-12-23 Cold Spring Publishing renamed as Harborside Press 0 None
2009-12-23 Ultimate reference guides offers fitness and nutrition tips 0 None
2009-12-23 Food safety leader organizes holiday recipe contest to highlight food borne illness 0 None
2009-12-23 Tips to achieve fitness and weight loss goals 3 3
2009-12-23 Transparency and uniformity may restore consumer trust in the insurance industry, says NIPR 0 None
2009-12-23 Indoor air more dangerous than outdoor air 0 5
2009-12-23 MedAire expands training and equipment solutions 0 None
2009-12-23 Trauma surgeon offers precautionary measures for pedestrians during holiday season 0 None
2009-12-23 New book on psychological reactions to storms 0 None
2009-12-23 Prolonged exposure to higher levels of pollutants can lead to hospitalization for pneumonia 0 None
2009-12-23 Scientists develop inexpensive dipstick test to identify pesticides in foods and beverages 0 None
2009-12-23 Kaiser Permanente approves $2.1 million in grants and donations to promote healthy eating 0 None
2009-12-23 WuXi PharmaTech announces winners of third Life Science and Chemistry Awards 0 None
2009-12-22 Arab states need to address food security, other factors to meet MDGs by 2015, report says 0 None
2009-12-22 Former CDC head to lead Merck's vaccine division 0 None
2009-12-22 Newly identified targets in treating inflammatory disorders of the gastrointestinal tract 0 None
2009-12-22 Dogs for the Disabled honours its puppy socialising volunteers 0 None
2009-12-22 Humana's video game technology initiative to inspire healthy behavior 0 None
2009-12-22 Cancer Research UK and Electronic Arts team up to encourage donations for charity shops 0 None
2009-12-22 EquityNet Research begins independent coverage on Huifeng Bio-Pharmaceutical Technology 0 None
2009-12-22 Star of Hope Mission receives $100,000 Houston Benefits grant from Humana 0 None
2009-12-22 Charitable donors commit longer-term pledges and gifts, despite recession 0 None
2009-12-22 More than 1,000 medical images donated for use in YOU! The Experience 0 None
2009-12-22 Food safety advocate provides pros and cons of drinking raw milk 0 None
2009-12-22 American League MVP partners with Anytime Fitness to promote healthy lifestyles 0 None
2009-12-22 iGuard registers 2 million subscribers in just over 2 years 0 None
2009-12-22 Veolia Energy North America signs long-term agreement to operate MATEP assets in Boston 0 None
2009-12-22 Flipping for Phonics joins with Fisher House to donate learning products to the children of military families 0 None
2009-12-22 A properly managed metabolic detoxification program can benefit 0 None
2009-12-22 Samaritans of New York expands suicide prevention campaign for holiday season 0 None
2009-12-22 PracticeMatch Services launches PhysicianRPO 0 None
2009-12-22 RNAO: Nurses care about climate change and will continue to demand action 0 None
2009-12-22 ICBS targets U.S.regulatory agencies to sell its TOGS 9000 bio-photonic incubation & detection systems 0 None
2009-12-22 New home cardio machine from Nautilus 0 None
2009-12-22 Nation's leading fitness facility to open its second location in Texas 0 None
2009-12-22 Avery Dennison Specialty Tape's ultra-thin hydrocolloid adhesives deliver real consumer benefits 0 None
2009-12-22 Charlie DuBois named Dynamic Chiropractic’s 2009 Person of the Year 0 None
2009-12-22 Omega-3 fatty acids lower AMD and chronic kidney disease, improve heart health 0 None
2009-12-22 Statement on health care reform package issued by National Restaurant Association 0 None
2009-12-22 Jamie Oliver to receive the 2010 TED Prize 0 None
2009-12-22 Evermedia Group and Honeywell Technology Solutions sign subcontract agreement 0 None
2009-12-22 ADP donates $500,000 to Feeding America to help fight hunger in America 0 None
2009-12-21 Healthy Humans receives the 2009 Life Sciences Startup Company of the Year award 0 None
2009-12-21 New iPhone application software on healthy food options 0 None
2009-12-21 Believe only half of what men say 0 None
2009-12-21 Evidence Based Associates presents award to the FFT/Redirection program 0 None
2009-12-21 Probiotic hangover cure 0 None
2009-12-21 Vitamin D rich food source for winter - Wild Alaska salmon 0 None
2009-12-21 More than 40 groups join together to oppose Senate healthcare bill, hold online Virtual Vigil 0 None
2009-12-19 Emotionally mature students may experience more positive benefits from sex 0 None
2009-12-19 Tips for preventing injury in winter sports 0 None
2009-12-19 Distinguished Young Scholars Program completed by W. M. Keck Foundation 0 None
2009-12-19 USANA Health Sciences announces partnership with EVE as the event’s Rail Jam sponsor 0 None
2009-12-19 Report on functional foods and drinks market from Research and Markets 0 None
2009-12-19 Researchers develop laser spinning to produce bioglass nanofibres 0 None
2009-12-19 Women more successful at setting and achieving health and wellness goals 0 None
2009-12-19 Bourbon causes a worse hangover than vodka 0 None
2009-12-19 Report on health and wellness nutritional market in Cameroon 0 None
2009-12-19 CIGNA suggests the 'To Do' list to stay healthy during this holiday season 0 None
2009-12-18 Orphanage care in developing countries is a 'viable option,' study finds 0 None
2009-12-18 Tips for holiday partying with healthier options 0 None
2009-12-18 University of Texas at Austin establishes new program to promote research on sports, media and culture 0 None
2009-12-18 New research into happiness levels of US citizens 0 None
2009-12-18 UCLA researchers use new techniques to improve disaster preparedness among Hispanics 0 None
2009-12-18 PSS World Medical chooses inVNT to produce its annual national meeting for 1,500 employees 0 None
2009-12-18 NAHO's recommendations for eliminating child hunger in the U.S. 0 None
2009-12-18 Many states still lack the 21st century technology capacity needed for disease surveillance 0 None
2009-12-18 Liquidia Technologies to receive $3 million in funding from NIST 0 None
2009-12-18 SCA to invest in incontinence care products 0 None
2009-12-18 SLIMR gastric band makes its debut in the US at Tooley Weight Wellness Clinic 0 None
2009-12-18 DrNatura provides tips to maintain healthy figure during this holiday season 0 1
2009-12-18 Attitudes of overweight and normal weight adults regarding exercise at health clubs 0 None
2009-12-18 Red wine may prevent holiday weight gain 0 None
2009-12-17 USDA joins global alliance to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, increase food security 0 None
2009-12-17 E Cigarettes National: Special interest groups have no legitimate argument against the cigarette 0 5
2009-12-17 Austin's Custom Tops raises charity funds for local children 0 None
2009-12-17 $58M INext Fund established to encourage investment in Indiana life sciences opportunities 0 None
2009-12-17 Food health and safety stories top the list of memorable food stories of 2009 0 1
2009-12-17 Michelangelo studies: Close partners sculpt one another's skills and traits to promote goal achievement 0 None
2009-12-17 Tips for healthy living for the year ahead 0 None
2009-12-17 Parts one and two of BUDDY Tablet Caddy viral online commercial released 0 None
2009-12-17 Santa Claus: A public health pariah? 2 None
2009-12-17 Sporting Turn the Tables to return for the second time 0 None
2009-12-17 UK researchers encourage families to go for regular walks 0 None
2009-12-17 Meijer wins awards for employee health and wellness programs 0 None
2009-12-17 Unilife Medical Solutions to construct new global headquarters and commercial production facility 0 None
2009-12-17 USANA Health Sciences announces partnership with Utah Grizzlies 0 None
2009-12-17 New security solution that integrates palm vein biometric technology introduced 0 None
2009-12-17 Sara Lee plans to reduce salt in its top food brands 0 None
2009-12-17 Tips for healthy and balanced diet during holiday season 0 None
2009-12-16 Reprints Desk signs distribution deals with seven STM journal publishers 0 None
2009-12-16 Erica Bumgarner to receive $30,000 worth of free dental care for winning in 'My Smile Bites' contest 0 None
2009-12-16 Couples sharing responsibility have higher average measures of happiness and life satisfaction 0 None
2009-12-16 LifeSpan TR200 folding treadmill receives Best New Treadmill award 0 None
2009-12-16 Gynaecological visits presents great opportunities for dialogue about sexual health 0 None
2009-12-16 Academics and drug companies must work together to win funds for scientific research, says research director 0 None
2009-12-16 Pillo1 for chronic neck and back pain 0 None
2009-12-16 Proposed guidelines for regulating medical marijuana dispensary businesses released 0 None
2009-12-16 EIS Action-Units to collate and disseminate life-saving information to disaster-hit populations 0 None
2009-12-16 Research says importance of attractiveness varies with socio-cultural environments 0 None
2009-12-16 Luna Innovations resolves litigation settlement with Hanson Medical 0 None
2009-12-16 Psychologist offer tips to raise healthy and happy children 0 None
2009-12-16 Stress and alcohol can trigger domestic violence during holiday season 0 None
2009-12-15 Data shows drop in natural disaster-related deaths, growing economic losses; Sen. Murkowski moves to halt EPA greenhouse gas regulation 0 None
2009-12-15 Seven tips to quit smoking 0 None
2009-12-15 The PTR Group to sponsor three high school teams for the US FIRST Robotics Competition 0 None
2009-12-15 TV and video games can provoke violence among school students 0 5
2009-12-15 Proposed national alcohol policies emphasise economic benefits of alcohol trade and positive health impacts 0 None
2009-12-15 Drug abuse continues to be a pervasive problem 0 None
2009-12-15 Decline in reducing youth smoking and increase in smokeless tobacco use 0 1
2009-12-15 REC releases social responsibility report on top global pharmaceutical companies 0 5
2009-12-15 Tips to improve digestive health during holiday season 0 None
2009-12-15 Doctors measure the positive effects of Under Johnnies on patients' comfort during hospital stay 0 None
2009-12-15 Springer and BMES to publish 'Cardiovascular Engineering and Technology' journal 0 None
2009-12-15 Beagle StepFit and BUDDY Tablet Caddy to be release along with VATA Brasil Collection 0 None
2009-12-15 Ethanol can worsen global health problems 0 None
2009-12-15 UHC creates noteworthy resources for all phases of value analysis program 0 None
2009-12-15 More support for FDA ban on flavored cigarettes 0 None
2009-12-15 Study reveals wide variations in health and sustainability across English populations 0 None
2009-12-15 Teen smoking continues to decline, but mild increase in smokeless tobacco 0 None
2009-12-14 Senate approves appropriations package, Obama expected to sign 0 None
2009-12-14 Psychology professor examines factors that motivate men to go on shooting rampage 0 None
2009-12-14 BIO commends the House of Representatives for including provisions to ease regulatory burdens 0 None
2009-12-14 Breast Cancer Fund: It's time for the FDA to issue immediate ban on BPA in hard plastic food containers 0 None
2009-12-14 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan applauds the state legislature for passing smoking ban 0 None
2009-12-14 Agricultural alliance releases report calling for efforts to prevent climate change from affecting global food security 0 None
2009-12-14 Virginia seafood dealer banned from importing food for the next 20 years 0 None
2009-12-14 Study provides new insight on teens’ addiction to drug abuse 0 None
2009-12-13 CAMH offers tips for holiday-related stress 0 None
2009-12-11 Appropriations package approved by House, Senate to consider next 0 None
2009-12-11 University of the Rockies offers new specialization course in management and counseling 0 None
2009-12-11 Optics Balzers expands its market presence in Europe 0 None
2009-12-11 Proteins from catfish venom glands could accelerate wound healing in humans 0 5
2009-12-11 Study results of health risks with synthetic turf and crumb rubber announced 0 5
2009-12-11 Murad expands its product development department 0 None
2009-12-11 Detail analysis of health and wellness nutritional industry 0 None
2009-12-11 Tizard Centre to support Autism London to provide better understanding of hate crimes 0 None
2009-12-11 Road traffic injuries, a leading cause of death and disability worldwide 0 None
2009-12-11 Physical education teaching staff should encourage social interaction and avoid comparisons between students 0 None
2009-12-11 Traceability Institute discusses U.S. food safety system at FDA and FSIS joint public meeting 0 None
2009-12-11 President Obama can still keep up his promise by establishing a well-resourced Global Fund for Education 0 None
2009-12-11 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey to be released by CDC 0 None
2009-12-11 Sage MIP Fund Accounting version 10.2 now available with built-in feedback mechanism 0 None
2009-12-11 Ajinomoto announces new fermentation initiative to produce amino acids 0 None
2009-12-11 New engineering institute to help develop markets for low-cost engineering solutions 0 None
2009-12-11 Hospitals use V-Notch labels to prevent the risk of ID errors 0 None
2009-12-11 Soyfood consumption linked to decreased risk of breast cancer, finds study 0 None
2009-12-10 Global food prices reach 14-month high, FAO report says 0 None
2009-12-10 Moderate consumption of alcoholic beverages increases the risk of breast cancer recurrence 0 None
2009-12-10 GP Publishing releases "The Miracle of ViaViente" 1 None
2009-12-10 Santa's top 10 holiday health tips 0 None
2009-12-10 Bill Protzmann to present on the healing power of music to The 60 Minute University 0 5
2009-12-10 David H. Murdock announces the publication of Dole Nutrition Handbook 1 None
2009-12-10 Scientists explore new concepts to achieve uniform standards for clean drinking water in all EU countries 0 None
2009-12-10 Campaign calls on Obama to address domestic human rights obligations 0 None
2009-12-10 Department of Homeland Security opens new CTAC center to strengthen food safety system in the U.S. 0 None
2009-12-10 ALISON offers ergonomics course to improve productivity and health of people in workstation 0 None
2009-12-10 Scientists search for the secrets of how calorie-restricted diets increase longevity 0 5
2009-12-10 Rx In-Stream to address the unique needs of pharmaceutical industry launched 0 5
2009-12-09 Shah nomination advances to full Senate for consideration 0 None
2009-12-09 Pitt professor suggests incorporating guidelines for weekend and holiday eating into food pyramid 0 None
2009-12-09 European market for digestive health ingredients to reach $536.5 million in 2015 0 None
2009-12-09 Compiled genealogical information sold to families on the web: CMS Mid-Atlantic 0 None
2009-12-09 Regis College and MGH Institute team up to offer new research-based reading courses 0 None
2009-12-09 Tips to prevent foot injuries from high heel shoes 0 None
2009-12-09 Rats exposed to passive smoking become dependent on nicotine, reveals study 0 5
2009-12-09 New report on traditional European foods and recipe cards published 0 None
2009-12-09 Vestagen Technical Textiles introduces Nanotechnology-Based Healthcare Specialty Textiles 0 None
2009-12-09 Report on global wheelchairs market from Research and Markets 0 None
2009-12-09 Young adults engaging in casual sex face no harmful psychological outcomes, but physical risks remain 0 None
2009-12-09 Tips to prevent hangover during holiday season 0 None
2009-12-08 EPA declares greenhouse gases a threat to public health; other health issues addressed at climate conference 0 None
2009-12-08 A nudge to keep your resolutions on-track 0 None
2009-12-08 Tips for avoiding holiday weight gain 0 None
2009-12-08 Social support groups offer effective ways to tackle domestic violence 0 None
2009-12-08 Pediatrician offers tips for appropriate internet and cell phone usage 0 None
2009-12-08 Study shows middle-aged parents are more involved in their grown children's lives than ever 0 None
2009-12-08 Myriant Technologies receives $50 million for biobased Succinic Acid facility in Louisiana 0 None
2009-12-08 Data shows strong inverse association between coffee consumption and advanced prostate cancer 0 5
2009-12-08 WHO to expand tobacco control efforts in Africa 0 None
2009-12-07 Intellectual Property Watch examines WHO working group on drug development financing 0 None
2009-12-07 New smoke free, electronic cigarettes from Smart Fixx 1 None
2009-12-07 Sustainable development: A critical factor against rising global population and climate change 0 None
2009-12-07 APU offers tips and suggestions for safe holidays 0 None
2009-12-07 Football for Hope Centre opened in Khayelitsha 0 None
2009-12-07 UHC recognizes 10 AMC members for their achievements in Supply Chain Optimization Program 0 None
2009-12-05 GRHF invites media to attend annual Christmas concert for pediatric programs 0 None
2009-12-05 NPA responds to DEA's steroid classification action 0 3
2009-12-05 HTDS files criminal complaints against anonymous stock chat site posters 0 None
2009-12-05 Wake up call to the Americans regarding hunger issue 0 None
2009-12-05 UniCare Health Plan and Cross Lanes Walmart organize food drive to assist poor families 0 None
2009-12-05 Children's fire safety day to be conducted at Missouri Capitol 0 None
2009-12-05 JRC's milk chocolate testing methods adopted as international standards 0 None
2009-12-05 FDA and APHIS create online risk assessment tool for food industry at the farm level 0 None
2009-12-05 Anti-aging moisturizer for beautiful and younger-looking skin 0 5
2009-12-05 New study helps understand the positive effect of dietary restriction on healthy ageing 0 None
2009-12-05 DOE and USDA announce $600 million grants and loan guarantees to build new biorefinery projects 0 None
2009-12-05 Paralyzed dancer sues Cargill over E. coli tainted burger 0 None
2009-12-05 Hospira launches VisIV containers for intravenous medications and solutions 0 None
2009-12-04 Study shows smiles and scowls provide cues for gender identification 0 None
2009-12-04 Guardsman Scientific emerges as winner of New England Venture Summit Top Innovator award 0 None
2009-12-04 Bells on Bay St. inspires business leaders to register their consent for organ and tissue donation 0 None
2009-12-04 Action on climate change will save lives, according to Canadian health professionals 0 None
2009-12-04 MoneyTV features bioengineering and stem cell topics this week 0 None
2009-12-04 Severity of injury has the most effect on workers' compensation 1 3
2009-12-04 New smokers more likely to use menthol cigarettes 0 None
2009-12-04 Muscle Flex gets ready for National commercial release of its Beagle StepFit Pedometer 0 None
2009-12-04 Reproductive Health Matters' November issue focuses on criminalisation 0 None
2009-12-04 Women and men are more stressed about the 2009 holiday season than last year, finds new study 0 None
2009-12-04 Concern about food safety: Latest cover story topic of C&EN weekly newsmagazine 0 None
2009-12-04 Research study investigates how music therapy can help mentally ill children and young people 0 5
2009-12-04 NCCC's study data on passive smoking and breast cancer in women 0 None
2009-12-04 CEBP journal emphasizes on the most up-to-date research of tobacco use 0 None
2009-12-04 PPA provides 'hopeful news' for patients struggling financially about paying for their medicines 0 None
2009-12-04 Personality characteristics can play a major role in determining successful medical career 0 4
2009-12-04 Cancer-free status does not lead to resumption of smoking among former smokers 0 None
2009-12-04 New evidence of a deep biological link between human music and speech 0 None
2009-12-04 African American and Hispanic adults smoking menthol cigarettes less likely to quit smoking, says study 0 3
2009-12-04 General Mills' new website provides information on gluten-free products 0 None
2009-12-03 AP/Businessweek examines efforts to sell low-cost, portable toilets in developing world 0 None
2009-12-03 AAD SEAL OF RECOGNITION program to be phased out 0 None
2009-12-03 Ingredia Nutritionals to distribute Nutrition 21's Chromax and Diachrome ingredients in the EU 0 None
2009-12-03 Experimentation may lead to permanent smoking habit among Mexican-American adolescents 0 None
2009-12-03 One in six Americans expect to lose sleep due to holiday-induced stress 0 None
2009-12-03 Distrust towards men does not prevent low-income women from entering into matrimony 0 None
2009-12-03 Sodexo launches 'Better Tomorrow Plan' to meet the challenges of community and environmental practices 0 None
2009-12-03 New study suggests e-cigarettes can help alleviate nicotine cravings and improve general health 0 None
2009-12-03 Study sheds light on gender differences in shopping experiences and behaviors 0 4.5
2009-12-03 Smoking cessation efforts attracted mixed results in Ohio's Appalachian region 2 None
2009-12-03 Generational and aging influences may have a major impact on future of eating 0 None
2009-12-03 Latino men adapted to U.S. culture more likely to quit smoking than their less-acculturated counterparts 0 None
2009-12-03 USAID administrator hearing begins 0 None
2009-12-03 Khat Research Program: A new first-of-its-kind international research initiative 0 None
2009-12-03 Waterpipe tobacco smoking as deadly as cigarette smoking 0 None
2009-12-03 Chinese 'herbal' cigarettes are just addictive and no safer than regular cigarettes, find researchers 0 None
2009-12-03 Researchers find youths’ smoking experimentation increases along with film exposure 0 None
2009-12-03 Youths highly exposed to targeted alcohol advertisements, say researchers 0 None
2009-12-03 Majority of Australians accept teen drinking 0 4
2009-12-02 Consumption of addictive substances related to impulsive behaviour 0 None
2009-12-02 PharmAthene to present its biological/ chemical weapons countermeasure program data at the HHS PHEMCE workshop 0 1
2009-12-02 SynBIA formed to address the emergence of synthetic biology industry and to promote its potential 0 None
2009-12-02 Study reveals current cleaning methods can do more harm than good to school environments 0 None
2009-12-02 Cyber Monday was the best day ever, announces drugstore.com 0 3
2009-12-02 Georgia Institute of Technology receives contract to design nanostructures and cognition tools 0 None
2009-12-02 Study finds ethnic pride may be as important as self-esteem, particularly for boys 0 None
2009-12-02 New study identifies link between anticipated unhappiness in old age and young men's binge drinking 0 None
2009-12-02 WINETIME Bar containing resveratrol to hit the marketplace 0 None
2009-12-02 U.N. calls for $7.1b in annual aid request 0 None
2009-12-02 South-South Cooperation conference kicks off in Kenya 0 None
2009-12-01 More than 1,013 patients get admitted to U.S. hospitals and 753 die due to aviation-related injuries 0 None
2009-12-01 WPI to develop integrated monitoring system to reduce firefighter deaths and injuries 0 None

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