Tag: "passionate" at medical news
Pitt marks 50th anniversary of its Salk polio vaccine with reunion, scientific symposium
...undation for Infantile Paralysis or NFIP) and made passionate
appeals to the American public to give their nickels and dimes to support polio research, a cause that was principally supported by the NFIP. A two-day scientific symposium will feature Julius Youngner, Sc.D., distinguished service professor emerit...
Experts debate benefits, dangers of chlorine in C&EN point-counterpoint
... and construction." Despite the long-standing and passionate
controversy over chlorine, Collins and Howlett managed to agree on at least one thing: disinfection of drinking water supplies with chlorine has been a lifesaver for people around the world. According to Collins, "... water disinfection with chlorine...
Plastic surgeons honor 'Patients of Courage' overcoming difficult obstacles, inspiring others
...he first honoree, Bonnie Northey of Lead, S.D., is passionate
about swimming. When Northey was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 69, she was devastated to think she would not be able to wear a swimsuit and get back in the water. Her plastic surgeon, Robert Schutz, MD, advised her to have immediate brea...
Women's health research registry aims to improve women's health for future generations
...A (May 12, 2004) Seventy-year-old Trudi Butts is passionate
about participating in clinical trials. Her enthusiasm stems from something unexpected that occurred while she was participating in a clinical trial in 1996. Laboratory tests done as part of a study on estrogen confirmed that she had Hepatitis C, a p...
Three Harvard Medical School endowed chairs named simultaneously in sleep medicine
...to bring a top researcher to HMS. Dr. Farrell is a passionate
advocate of the discipline. "From my viewpoint, it is time for the medical profession to wake up to sleep," he said. "And it seems that the reason that medicine has been slow to take seriously sleep problems, and sleep-disordered breathing in particu...
American Chemical Society to honor Albert Szent-Gyrgyi
...ooks, including The Crazy Ape in 1970, which was a passionate
commentary on science and the future of the human race. Albert Szent-Gyrgyi died on October 22, 1986....
The impact of terrorist attacks on women: A report of findings from a national survey of American women
...of Afghan women, they are equally as committed and passionate
about the rights of Afghan women under a new regime. The Center for Gender Equality (CFGE) is committed to researching and understanding womens attitudes across a broad range of issues, particularly during this tragic time, said Wattleton. We captur...
Men and women agree: love, romance vital part of sexual person
...ne facet, best described as passionate
and loving, was also afacet ... compassionate, warm-hearted, passionate
and loving." The study also revealed a power and aggression facet to ...