Tag: "intimate" at medical news
Unchaperoned examinations risk misconduct allegations
Doctors who continue performing intimate
examinations unchaperoned risk allegations of misc...nes at genitourinary medicine (GUM) clinics, where intimate
examinations are routine. A total of 252 patients took part in the survey during June and December 2...
UPenn receives 2005 Templeton Research Lectures Grant
...rsity of Pennsylvania. "Precisely because of this intimate
history, Metanexus is particularly pleased to award this grant to this dynamic interdisciplinary committee for their important three year project."...
UCLA researchers find common gastrointestinal condition keeps patients up at night
...artner to lose sleep. Relationships, particularly intimate
relationships, often suffer," Gelula added. Burning Desires Survey The survey questioned 1306 people with GERD in Europe (Germany, France, UK) and 602 in the US. Nearly half were undiagnosed. It addressed the disease, lifestyle and choice of trea...
Decreasing death anxiety
...emotions, symptom control, living well while sick, intimate
relationships, spiritual needs, end-of-life planning and decision making, hope and gratitude, and legacy. Other patients received what is called "usual care," and received mailings of standard support materials related to their disease, many of which...
Study helps doctors ID intimate partner violence abuse victims
...a one-third likelihood of having been abused by an intimate
partner within the preceding 12 months. That perc...probabilities of 12-month and lifetime abuse by an intimate
partner were estimated based on women's reports of their smoking and drinking behaviors. Women who ...
Nature publication reports key links between mechanisms of aging and metabolic disorders
...sue of Nature Reviews Drug Discovery describes the intimate
links between these pathways of aging and those of metabolic disease, such as type 2 diabetes and obesity. The authors describe how these insights open the door to novel classes of drugs which can be developed to not only treat diabetes and obesity,...
Spousal violence affects one in three Albanian wives
...essionals, is the need to reduce the prevalence of intimate
partner violence, as well as to provide support fo...relationships and to be aware of the ways in which intimate
partner violence influences psychological and physical health, they conclude....
Arts program provides services, guidance to HIV/AIDS patients
... director who is on stage, engaging in an ongoing, intimate
dialogue with the actors. Only in Kellman's case, the actors are real people -- people who've been hit head-on by the brutal reality of HIV/AIDS diagnoses, then left to work through the many and varied response stages that inevitably follow, from des...
UK Center for Research on Violence Against Women director to receive national justice award
... women and children who have faced sexual assault, intimate
partner violence, child abuse, stalking and other ...vocacy, and the development of programs addressing intimate
partner violence, rape, stalking and child maltreatment. She has authored numerous articles on viol...
Serving up suds a hazardous task
.... "The image of a pub environment conveys a homey, intimate
atmosphere, but the physical demands associated with occupations in a pub have had little attention," said Dr. Shrawan Kumar, professor of physical therapy at the University of Alberta. "Working in a pub involves tasks that pose risk to workers, and ...
Penn study finds physically abused boys may be more likely to commit domestic violence as adults
...ct benefits for the boys and may help their future intimate
partners and children." The study did not directly examine whether boys who were abused were more likely to engage in domestic violence in their adult years because any positive responses to such questions had ethical and potentially legal ramificati...
One million people in medical gamble
...uld you donate your blood, your DNA, and your most intimate
medical secrets on a promise that it may help save a life years from now? Half a million people will be expected to do just that in the coming months, with another half a million people to follow, as two huge medical research projects get under way i...
When we say the wrong thing...repairing the message
...o mend any offense their remarks might cause in an intimate
relationship. Following the offer of an apology, ...rson takes also depends upon the relationship--how intimate
it is, how much the two people like each other and how much authority the receiver has over the mess...
From pills to bills: Pharmacist turned senator to speak at UH event
...me for her to address the students, because of her intimate
knowledge of pharmacy practice and politics in Texas." WHO:Texas State Senator Leticia Van de Putte WHAT:James T. McCarthy Leadership Lecture Series WHEN:11:45 a.m. to 12:50 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 15 WHERE:University of Houston,Cullen Performance Ha...
Depressive symptoms in adolescent girls may be related to increased risk of partner violence later
...ecision making regarding education, occupation and intimate
relationships, all of which have a salient impact ...cognized as an independent predictor of subsequent intimate
partner violence exposure, this will be one more reason to increase efforts in the prevention, ident...
The $6 billion (hu)man is becoming reality, as bionics restores or expands humans' abilities
...rface with the subretinal implant and thus provide intimate
proximity between the stimulation sites and the neural cells, which is essential for high resolution stimulation. First generation of the system is designed for visual acuity of 20/400, the second for 20/200, and the ultimate target is 20/80 vision....
Intimate partner violence the hidden burden is common
...he American Journal of Preventive Medicine examine intimate
partner violence (IPV) and make recommendations for next steps in addressing this issue. With colleagues from Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center and the University of Washington, Group Health researchers evaluated the prevalence, timing...
Witnessing intimate partner violence as children does not increase risk of victimization as adults
...ut extremely accurate screening method for ongoing intimate
partner violence victimization. The results of th...ente Foundation, who has supported our research on intimate
partner violence and children who witness intimate
partner violence. His support makes this researc...
Firearms present 'triple threat' to battered women
Women are more likely to be killed by an intimate
partner than to die at the hands of a stranger acc...kely to die of a gunshot wound inflicted by a male intimate
as to die from any form of assault by a stranger." In Evaluation Review's introduction and eight stu...
Stalking poses serious public health problem
...ould be aware of the potential for stalking by an intimate
partner, particularly when that intimate
partner is physically or sexually violent," said Basile. Previous research has shown that for female...