Sunday, August 21, 2005


^Theory blames microbes for bowel syndrome<
Kentucky.com, KY - Jul 21, 2005 About 15 percent of people suffer from the intestinal disorder known as IBS, also called spastic colon, mucous colitis, spastic colitis, nervous stomach or

Friendly germs?
Malaysia Star, Malaysia - Jul 23, 2005 the symptoms of inflammatory bowel diseases, irritable bowel syndrome, colitis and alcoholic allergies because they have a beneficial effect on mucous membranes

WHAT TO DO FOR CANKER SORES
Charlotte Sun-Herald, FL - Jul 28, 2005 DE. ANSWER: Colitis covers many different conditions: ulcerative colitis, mucous colitis, collagenous colitis and even irritable bowel syndrome.


Hospital trials bowel disease drug
ABC Online, Australia - Aug 10, 2005 Bond University Professor Lawrie Howes is monitoring the effects of a new drug designed to manage debilitating and potentially series inflammatory bowel disease

AM's bowel cancer 'lag' concern
BBC News, UK - Aug 8, 2005 A mid Wales AM has accused the Welsh Assembly Government of lagging behind England in introducing bowel cancer screening. Conservative

'Life-saving' drug available to Scots bowel cancer patients
Scotsman, United Kingdom - Aug 8, 2005 BOWEL cancer patients in Scotland are to receive a potentially life-saving drug that cannot yet be used in England and Wales, it was announced yesterday.

STRONG MEDICINE NEEDED FOR OUT-OF-CONTROL IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME
Charlotte Sun-Herald, FL - Aug 9, 2005 DEAR DR. DONOHUE: When will the medical profession do some research on debilitating irritable bowel syndrome? I know a woman whose

Cannibis Based Drugs May Be Solution To Bowel Disease
All Headline News - Aug 12, 2005 New York, New York (AHN) - Cannabis based drugs have the potential to treat inflammatory bowel diseases like Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, UK

Cannabinoids Show Promise for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Medscape (subscription) - Aug 12, 2005 NEW YORK (Reuters Health) Aug 12 - Cannabis-based drugs may have therapeutic potential in inflammatory bowel disease, UK researchers report in the August issue

Worry at bowel cancer test delay
BBC News, UK - Aug 8, 2005 An AM has accused the Welsh Assembly Government of lagging behind England in introducing bowel cancer screening. Conservative AM

Breastfeeding and risk of inflammatory bowel disease: results of a
Am J Clin Nutr (subscription), CA - Aug 8, 2005 the meta-analysis recently published in the Journal by Klement et al (1). A protective effect of breastfeeding on the risk of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD


5K walk/run planned to raise awareness about Crohn's
Knoxville News Sentinel (subscription), TN - Aug 14, 2005 But the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America has had good response in other places to runs and walks, so members are They told me it was a spastic colon.".

^Theory blames microbes for bowel syndrome<
Kentucky.com, KY - Jul 21, 2005 About 15 percent of people suffer from the intestinal disorder known as IBS, also called spastic colon, mucous colitis, spastic colitis, nervous stomach or


Roy breaks silence on cancer fight
Norwich Evening News, UK - Aug 19, 2005 Norfolk broadcasting legend Roy Waller has broken his silence and revealed for the first time how he has been a victim of bowel cancer.

Breastfeeding and risk of inflammatory bowel disease
Am J Clin Nutr (subscription), CA - Aug 8, 2005 The recently published study by Baron et al (1) certainly sheds new light on the association between breastfeeding and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

Inflammatory Bowel Disease May Respond To Cannabis-Derived Drugs
MedPage Today, NJ - Aug 16, 2005 have found a cellular rationale for the use of cannabis-derived drugs, possibly even smoked marijuana, as an adjunct in treating inflammatory bowel disease.

'Rationed' bowel cancer drug fear
BBC News, UK - Aug 9, 2005 Bowel cancer patients in England and Wales may miss out on a drug readily available in Scotland, a charity fears. Colon Cancer Concern

Cannibis Based Drugs May Be Solution To Bowel Disease
All Headline News - Aug 12, 2005 New York, New York (AHN) - Cannabis based drugs have the potential to treat inflammatory bowel diseases like Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, UK

AM's bowel cancer 'lag' concern
BBC News, UK - Aug 8, 2005 A mid Wales AM has accused the Welsh Assembly Government of lagging behind England in introducing bowel cancer screening. Conservative

Cannabinoids Show Promise for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Medscape (subscription) - Aug 12, 2005 NEW YORK (Reuters Health) Aug 12 - Cannabis-based drugs may have therapeutic potential in inflammatory bowel disease, UK researchers report in the August issue

New Bowel Cancer Screening Programme to Be Rolled Out, UK
I-Newswire.com (press release) - Aug 6, 2005 (I-Newswire) - A new drive to help beat bowel cancer was unveiled today by Health Minister Rosie Winterton. Bowel cancer is the

Hospital trials bowel disease drug
ABC Online, Australia - Aug 10, 2005 Bond University Professor Lawrie Howes is monitoring the effects of a new drug designed to manage debilitating and potentially series inflammatory bowel disease

Cannabis-based drugs could offer new hope for inflammatory bowel
I-Newswire.com (press release) - Aug 6, 2005 Researchers investigating anecdotal evidence that cannabis relieves some of the symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) have discovered a potential new

'Life-saving' drug available to Scots bowel cancer patients
Scotsman, United Kingdom - Aug 8, 2005 BOWEL cancer patients in Scotland are to receive a potentially life-saving drug that cannot yet be used in England and Wales, it was announced yesterday.

Worry at bowel cancer test delay
BBC News, UK - Aug 8, 2005 An AM has accused the Welsh Assembly Government of lagging behind England in introducing bowel cancer screening. Conservative AM

Cannabinoids drug for inflammatory bowel
MedIndia, India - Aug 14, 2005 the University of Bath, UK has found that Cannabinoids derived from Cannabis has found to be effective in the treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases like

Mystery Novelist Dennis Lynds Dies at 81
Washington Post, United States - Aug 20, 2005 Lynds, who wrote under the name Michael Collins, among others, died Friday at a San Francisco hospital from septic shock caused by bowel necrosis and

STRONG MEDICINE NEEDED FOR OUT-OF-CONTROL IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME
Charlotte Sun-Herald, FL - Aug 9, 2005 DEAR DR. DONOHUE: When will the medical profession do some research on debilitating irritable bowel syndrome? I know a woman whose

Breastfeeding and risk of inflammatory bowel disease: results of a
Am J Clin Nutr (subscription), CA - Aug 8, 2005 the meta-analysis recently published in the Journal by Klement et al (1). A protective effect of breastfeeding on the risk of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Causes & Cure
Gorkhapatra, Nepal - Aug 18, 2005 If you have to run to the rest room immediately after a meal or see mucus in the stool, then you are most likely to be suffering from Irritable Bowel Syndrome.

Protein 'Crossroads' Offers Bowel Cancer Hint
eMaxHealth.com, NC - Aug 18, 2005 Scientists have found that a previously unknown link between two molecular pathways might be important in bowel cancer development, a study published in Nature


Football Days
MegaStar.co.uk, UK - Aug 8, 2005 When his sister dumps his best pal Jorge, a white-collar nonentity with a spastic colon, he decides what better way to cheer him up than by getting together

^Theory blames microbes for bowel syndrome<
Kentucky.com, KY - Jul 21, 2005 About 15 percent of people suffer from the intestinal disorder known as IBS, also called spastic colon, mucous colitis, spastic colitis, nervous stomach or

Medication increases sensitivity to sunlight
Cleveland Plain Dealer, OH - Aug 6, 2005 Donnatal belongs to a group of medications used to treat irritable bowel and spastic colon that contain belladonna alkaloid or phenobarbital.

5K walk/run planned to raise awareness about Crohn's
Knoxville News Sentinel (subscription), TN - Aug 14, 2005 fatigue. "I went to all kinds of doctors," she said, "but no one knew what it was. They told me it was a spastic colon.". Finally

Obi Wan Majola
Mail & Guardian Online, South Africa - Aug 4, 2005 How s that for a spastic colon, said Vrot Snoek, and after a short debate the manne concluded the subtext: South Africans are united in their resistance, and


Mental health workers strike countrywide
Stuff.co.nz, New Zealand - 7 hours ago Up to 3000 mental health nurses nationwide are on strike today after their union and district health boards (DHBs) failed to reach agreements with wage

Health movement has school cafeterias in a food fight
USA Today - 1 hour ago 42 state legislatures have enacted or proposed measures that require or recommend nutritional guidance for schools, says Carla Plaza of Health Policy Tracking

Insurers Focusing on Children's Health
Washington Post, United States - 11 hours ago The makeover comes courtesy of KidPower, a free program offered by Capital District Physicians Health Plan, a health insurer covering upstate New York and

State failed on health: Minister
Melbourne Herald Sun, Australia - 4 hours ago FEDERAL Health Minister Tony Abbott says the Queensland Government's failure to manage the state's health system was central to its defeat in two by-elections


Revamped Veterans' Health Care Now a Model
Washington Post, United States - 1 hour ago For years, the Department of Veterans Affairs' sprawling health care system was criticized by veterans groups and government investigators as a dangerous

States urged to cede mental health powers
The Age (subscription), Australia - 13 hours ago STATE governments should consider referring their powers over mental health to the Commonwealth if they cannot meet their responsibilities, federal

Gossip good for your health
New Zealand Herald, New Zealand - 6 hours ago They found that gossip, previously dismissed as harmful or trivial, can stamp out bad behaviour, strengthen friendships and circulate important information.

Health Scan: Listening in on single brain cells
Jerusalem Post, Israel - 18 hours ago Clalit Health Services, the country's largest health fund, has reached an agreement with NeuroTrax Corporation to use its Mindstreams computer technology for

LA Fitness seeks acquisitions as health club market consolidates
Independent, UK - 4 hours ago The health club operator LA Fitness revealed yesterday that it was planning a series of acquisitions in a bid to compete with the market leader, Fitness First

State failed on health: Minister
Melbourne Herald Sun, Australia - 3 hours ago FEDERAL Health Minister Tony Abbott says the Queensland Government's failure to manage the state's health system was central to its defeat in two by-elections

Cafeterias Not Meeting Health Codes
Ohio News Network, OH - 12 hours ago The Toledo Blade analyzed health-inspection reports for 288 school cafeterias in the past year. About 24 percent of the cafeterias

UK Health Minister launches consultation on Human Fertilisation
I-Newswire.com (press release) - 5 hours ago UK Public Health Minister, Caroline Flint today launched a wide ranging consultation on regulating the technology and techniques used to assist human

Partial ban on smoking will worsen health inequalities, BMA
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 9 hours ago backs up the BMA report, Booze, Fags and Food2 , and shows that the Government's plans for a partial ban will penalise the poor and worsen health inequalities.

Positive health effects of expressive writing, new research
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 18 hours ago Researchers have known for some time that expressive writing can have a positive effect on the writer's health, such as illness recovery.

Health-care handouts hurting companies
Nashua Telegraph, NH - 15 hours ago The tremendous cost of providing health-care coverage to its 1.1 million employees, retirees and their dependents is hitting General Motors Corp. hard.

More scarce health dollars spent on sex change
Scoop.co.nz (press release), New Zealand - 7 hours ago National Party Health spokesman Paul Hutchison says most New Zealanders will be appalled that scarce health dollars are being spent on sex change operations

Health movement has school cafeterias in a food fight
USA Today - 27 minutes ago 42 state legislatures have enacted or proposed measures that require or recommend nutritional guidance for schools, says Carla Plaza of Health Policy Tracking

Minister appeals to health personnel to provide good service
GhanaWeb, Ghana - 9 hours ago Sunyani, Aug 20, GNA - Mr Ignatius Baffour-Awuah, the Deputy Brong-Ahafo Regional Minister, has appealed to health workers to strive to provide high quality


Friendly germs?
Malaysia Star, Malaysia - Jul 23, 2005 the symptoms of inflammatory bowel diseases, irritable bowel syndrome, colitis and alcoholic allergies because they have a beneficial effect on mucous membranes

WHAT TO DO FOR CANKER SORES
Charlotte Sun-Herald, FL - Jul 28, 2005 DE. ANSWER: Colitis covers many different conditions: ulcerative colitis, mucous colitis, collagenous colitis and even irritable bowel syndrome.

^Theory blames microbes for bowel syndrome<
Kentucky.com, KY - Jul 21, 2005 About 15 percent of people suffer from the intestinal disorder known as IBS, also called spastic colon, mucous colitis, spastic colitis, nervous stomach or


Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Causes & Cure
Gorkhapatra, Nepal - Aug 18, 2005 Irritable Bowel Syndrome or IBS occurs due to a problem in the large bowel (colon). The bowel is the part of the digestive system that makes and stores stool.

'Maybe someday I will sleep'
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer, GA - Aug 15, 2005 "He had a tumor that blocked the colon. I realized at the time I was very irritable, but the sleep deprivation is really a big problem now.". On Sunday, Dec.

tummy trouble
NEWS.com.au, Australia - Aug 6, 2005 of unexplained abdominal symptoms is known as dyspepsia or irritable bowel syndrome These warrant a search for another problem, such as colon cancer, says Dr

Rare cancer sufferers travel miles for care
Dallas Morning News (subscription), TX - Aug 8, 2005 as a tumor in the digestive tract the stomach, small intestine or colon. Doctors mistakenly diagnosed irritable bowel syndrome, stress and endometriosis, a

Medication increases sensitivity to sunlight
Cleveland Plain Dealer, OH - Aug 6, 2005 Donnatal belongs to a group of medications used to treat irritable bowel and spastic colon that contain belladonna alkaloid or phenobarbital.

Restroom doors no longer closed to the distressed
Fort Wayne News Sentinel, IN - Aug 19, 2005 to make employee-only restrooms available to people with irritable-bowel disorders and A related autoimmune disorder, ulcerative colitis, affects the colon.

^Theory blames microbes for bowel syndrome<
Kentucky.com, KY - Jul 21, 2005 of people suffer from the intestinal disorder known as IBS, also called spastic colon, mucous colitis, spastic colitis, nervous stomach or irritable colon.

Health benefits of probiotics
Consumer Reports (subscription) - Aug 9, 2005 Other studies involving nearly 200 patients with irritable bowel syndrome suggest that taking in the large intestine and thus help protect against colon cancer

The bowel cancer test you send in the post
Daily Mail - UK, UK - Aug 2, 2005 Neil Brookes, chief executive at Colon Cancer Concern (CCC), also welcomed the roll-out may be due to other bowel conditions such as irritable bowel syndrome

A diet that includes fiber is key to staying `regular'
Charlotte Observer, NC - Aug 8, 2005 had a very hard time of it when he finally tried to empty his colon. In some people, like those with irritable bowel syndrome, constipation may alternate with

Give bugs the cold-shoulder in hot weather
ic Newcastle.co.uk, UK - Jul 25, 2005 for one in eight UK deaths from illnesses such as colon cancer, liver Most people with persistent bowel symptoms probably have Irritable Bowel Syndrome and

Gas crisis: The hurdle to healthy eating that no one talks about..
Cooking Smart Magazine .com, AZ - Aug 19, 2005 to medical conditions such as a serious food allergy, diverticulosis, irritable bowel syndrome diet, and how quickly food moves through the colon all determine

Salix Pharmaceuticals Reports 2Q2005 Results; Total Product
PharmaLive.com (press release), PA - Aug 9, 2005 trials in C. difficile-associated diarrhea, hepatic encephalopathy and irritable bowel syndrome gain a greater share of the market for colon cleansing products

Roughing it: Fitting more fiber into your diet
MayoClinic.com - Jul 29, 2005 lower your risk of specific disorders, such as hemorrhoids, irritable bowel syndrome and the development of small pouches in your colon (diverticular disease).

Beyond fiber to stay 'regular'
Barre Montpelier Times Argus, VT - Aug 7, 2005 In some people, like those with irritable bowel syndrome, constipation may alternate Normally, as liquid food waste moves through the colon, water is absorbed

Constipated America: In drastic need of an enema
The Conservative Voice - 20 hours ago through State controlled media like Pravda to keep the mental colon in constant disuse Many on the left are developing "Irritable bowel syndrome" of the mind, a

Easy Ways to Boost Fiber Intake
BabyFit, OH - Aug 13, 2005 can increase your risk for many health problems, including constipation, high cholesterol, weight gain, irritable bowel syndrome, and even cancer of the colon.

Whole grains: High in nutrition and fiber, yet low in fat
MayoClinic.com - Aug 11, 2005 also lower your risk of other disorders, such as hemorrhoids, irritable bowel syndrome and the development of small pouches in your colon (diverticular disease

It works for me: Ayurvedic
Times Online, UK - Jul 29, 2005 I visited my GP, who identified the symptoms as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and recommended that I cut out junk He diagnosed a water- deficient colon.

Dietary Guidelines - "B" is for Better
breastcancer.about.com - Aug 18, 2005 become anemic, get weak bones (osteoporosis), and increase your risk of colon and cervical You will feel irritable and/or nervous and may have trouble sleeping


^Theory blames microbes for bowel syndrome<
Kentucky.com, KY - Jul 21, 2005 About 15 percent of people suffer from the intestinal disorder known as IBS, also called spastic colon, mucous colitis, spastic colitis, nervous stomach or

Friendly germs?
Malaysia Star, Malaysia - Jul 23, 2005 the symptoms of inflammatory bowel diseases, irritable bowel syndrome, colitis and alcoholic allergies because they have a beneficial effect on mucous membranes

WHAT TO DO FOR CANKER SORES
Charlotte Sun-Herald, FL - Jul 28, 2005 DE. ANSWER: Colitis covers many different conditions: ulcerative colitis, mucous colitis, collagenous colitis and even irritable bowel syndrome.


Friendly germs?
Malaysia Star, Malaysia - Jul 23, 2005 the symptoms of inflammatory bowel diseases, irritable bowel syndrome, colitis and alcoholic allergies because they have a beneficial effect on mucous membranes

WHAT TO DO FOR CANKER SORES
Charlotte Sun-Herald, FL - Jul 28, 2005 DE. ANSWER: Colitis covers many different conditions: ulcerative colitis, mucous colitis, collagenous colitis and even irritable bowel syndrome.

^Theory blames microbes for bowel syndrome<
Kentucky.com, KY - Jul 21, 2005 About 15 percent of people suffer from the intestinal disorder known as IBS, also called spastic colon, mucous colitis, spastic colitis, nervous stomach or


Friendly germs?
Malaysia Star, Malaysia - Jul 23, 2005 the symptoms of inflammatory bowel diseases, irritable bowel syndrome, colitis and alcoholic allergies because they have a beneficial effect on mucous membranes

^Theory blames microbes for bowel syndrome<
Kentucky.com, KY - Jul 21, 2005 About 15 percent of people suffer from the intestinal disorder known as IBS, also called spastic colon, mucous colitis, spastic colitis, nervous stomach or


Cannibis Based Drugs May Be Solution To Bowel Disease
All Headline News - Aug 12, 2005 New York, New York (AHN) - Cannabis based drugs have the potential to treat inflammatory bowel diseases like Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, UK

Cannabinoids Show Promise for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Medscape (subscription) - Aug 12, 2005 NEW YORK (Reuters Health) Aug 12 - Cannabis-based drugs may have therapeutic potential in inflammatory bowel disease, UK researchers report in the August issue

'Life-saving' drug available to Scots bowel cancer patients
Scotsman, United Kingdom - Aug 8, 2005 BOWEL cancer patients in Scotland are to receive a potentially life-saving drug that cannot yet be used in England and Wales, it was announced yesterday.

Mystery Novelist Dennis Lynds Dies at 81
Washington Post, United States - 15 hours ago Lynds, who wrote under the name Michael Collins, among others, died Friday at a San Francisco hospital from septic shock caused by bowel necrosis and

Cannabinoids drug for inflammatory bowel
MedIndia, India - Aug 14, 2005 the University of Bath, UK has found that Cannabinoids derived from Cannabis has found to be effective in the treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases like

Roy breaks silence on cancer fight
Norwich Evening News, UK - Aug 19, 2005 Norfolk broadcasting legend Roy Waller has broken his silence and revealed for the first time how he has been a victim of bowel cancer.

Breastfeeding and risk of inflammatory bowel disease: results of a
Am J Clin Nutr (subscription), CA - Aug 8, 2005 the meta-analysis recently published in the Journal by Klement et al (1). A protective effect of breastfeeding on the risk of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD

Breastfeeding and risk of inflammatory bowel disease
Am J Clin Nutr (subscription), CA - Aug 8, 2005 The recently published study by Baron et al (1) certainly sheds new light on the association between breastfeeding and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

Hospital trials bowel disease drug
ABC Online, Australia - Aug 10, 2005 Bond University Professor Lawrie Howes is monitoring the effects of a new drug designed to manage debilitating and potentially series inflammatory bowel disease

Cannabis-based drugs could offer new hope for inflammatory bowel
I-Newswire.com (press release) - Aug 6, 2005 Researchers investigating anecdotal evidence that cannabis relieves some of the symptoms of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) have discovered a potential new

Cannabis drugs might relieve bowel disease
MSNBC - Aug 12, 2005 NEW YORK - Derivatives of the active compound in cannabis cannabinoids may have the potential for treating inflammatory bowel diseases like Crohn s

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Causes & Cure
Gorkhapatra, Nepal - Aug 18, 2005 If you have to run to the rest room immediately after a meal or see mucus in the stool, then you are most likely to be suffering from Irritable Bowel Syndrome.

New Bowel Cancer Screening Programme to Be Rolled Out, UK
I-Newswire.com (press release) - Aug 6, 2005 (I-Newswire) - A new drive to help beat bowel cancer was unveiled today by Health Minister Rosie Winterton. Bowel cancer is the

Cannabis-based drugs might relieve bowel disease
Reuters - Aug 12, 2005 YORK (Reuters Health) - Derivatives of the active compound in cannabis -- cannabinoids -- may have the potential for treating inflammatory bowel diseases like

Protein 'Crossroads' Offers Bowel Cancer Hint
eMaxHealth.com, NC - Aug 18, 2005 Scientists have found that a previously unknown link between two molecular pathways might be important in bowel cancer development, a study published in Nature

AM's bowel cancer 'lag' concern
BBC News, UK - Aug 8, 2005 A mid Wales AM has accused the Welsh Assembly Government of lagging behind England in introducing bowel cancer screening. Conservative

Inflammatory Bowel Disease May Respond To Cannabis-Derived Drugs
MedPage Today, NJ - Aug 16, 2005 have found a cellular rationale for the use of cannabis-derived drugs, possibly even smoked marijuana, as an adjunct in treating inflammatory bowel disease.

'Rationed' bowel cancer drug fear
BBC News, UK - Aug 9, 2005 Bowel cancer patients in England and Wales may miss out on a drug readily available in Scotland, a charity fears. Colon Cancer Concern

Doc: Surgeon sewed through woman's bowel
Seattle Post Intelligencer - Aug 5, 2005 De Lacy said he reopened one woman's abdomen and discovered that Patel had mistakenly sewn through her small intestine, or bowel, up to 20 times while trying

Worry at bowel cancer test delay
BBC News, UK - Aug 8, 2005 An AM has accused the Welsh Assembly Government of lagging behind England in introducing bowel cancer screening. Conservative AM


Doc's Sad realisation that syndrome won't immortalise him
Cape Times (subscription), South Africa - Aug 17, 2005 By Miles Kington. Dr Trainer Sepler is a very happy man. He thinks he has discovered a new syndrome. Sepler's Syndrome could be just around the corner. "Happy?

W. Nile in Calgary
Edmonton Sun, Canada - Aug 19, 2005 The victim remains in hospital suffering from the apparent symptoms of West Nile Neurological Syndrome, including high fever, severe headache, nausea, vomiting

Patients with Acute Bipolar Mania Show Rapid and Significant
Medical News Today (press release), UK - Aug 18, 2005 standard assessments, designated as secondary endpoints, including the Clinical Global Impression-Severity (CGI-S) Scale (p < 0.001), Manic Syndrome (p < 0.01

The Dangerfield Syndrome: Saints still get no respect
Picayune Item, MS - 20 hours ago By JASON MUNZ/Item Staff Writer. So, I'm sitting here at the office this past Thursday night with Rob watching the Saints' game against the Patriots on FOX.

Aam aadmi: The golden mango syndrome
International Herald Tribune, France - Aug 18, 2005 The anxiety I experience in the month of August can be called the golden mango syndrome. I have lived in Delhi for almost 50 years.

'Ugandans Suffer From Dependency Syndrome'
AllAfrica.com, Africa - Aug 20, 2005 hindering development in the country. He said over 50 percent of Ugandans suffer from the "dependence syndrome". Sseguya was on August

Waist size is associated with the metabolic syndrome in children
Xagena.it, Italy - Aug 20, 2005 Waist circumference is one component of the metabolic syndrome, a combination of health conditions, including type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure and high

Churg Strauss Syndrome
rarediseases.about.com - Aug 18, 2005 Churg Strauss syndrome is a type of vasculitis (blood vessel inflammation) that occurs throughout the body. The American College

AD/HD and Hypersensitivities: The Princess and the Pea Syndrome
Best Syndication, CA - 13 hours ago It's 12:30 am and you force yourself off the computer and head for bed. Your alarm will go off in exactly 6 hours so you know you

Meckel-Gruber Syndrome
rarediseases.about.com - Aug 18, 2005 Meckel-Gruber syndrome is an inherited genetic disorder. Both parents must carry copies of the defective gene for their child to develop the syndrome.

Down syndrome babies made in image of God
Ventura County Star (subscription), CA - 12 hours ago He was a severely handicapped Down syndrome adult who was not able to talk, walk, feed or care for himself, and he never grew to a normal height and weight.

Post-Gaza Stress Syndrome
Arutz Sheva, Israel - Aug 18, 2005 wonderful, thriving city. So, now that we've already begun Post Gaza Stress Syndrome, what should be our actions? 1. Ignore, to

Eosinophilic Fasciitis & Eosinophilia-Myalgia Syndrome
rarediseases.about.com - Aug 19, 2005 Eosinophilia-myalgia syndrome (EMS) is a disorder that causes inflammation by eosinophils in nerve, muscle, and connective tissue, which may include the fascia

Tolosa-Hunt Syndrome
rarediseases.about.com - 9 hours ago In Tolosa-Hunt syndrome, inflammation of the cavernous sinus (behind the eyes) causes severe eye pain and irritation or damage of the nerves of the face.

SIMPLE TREATMENTS OFTEN WORK FOR CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME
Charlotte Sun-Herald, FL - Aug 18, 2005 DEAR DR. DONOHUE: I would like some information on carpal-tunnel syndrome. The pain of carpal-tunnel syndrome predictably worsens at night.

Fat around waist a warning sign of heart and artery disease
The Financial Express, Bangladesh - 3 hours ago A large waist is often associated with metabolic syndrome - a combination of conditions including type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure and raised levels of

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Causes & Cure
Gorkhapatra, Nepal - Aug 18, 2005 If you have to run to the rest room immediately after a meal or see mucus in the stool, then you are most likely to be suffering from Irritable Bowel Syndrome.


Infections in Patients With Diabetes
Medscape (subscription) - Aug 19, 2005 is a rare complication characterized by the presence of gas in the bladder wall and presents with gross hematuria, pneumaturia, and chronic abdominal pain.

Chapman joins Hunt on sidelines
AFL, Australia - Aug 19, 2005 vomited on the field during last week's loss to Melbourne and appeared to train without complaint on Friday before later complaining of severe abdominal pain.

Obese Patients with Abdominal Pain Presenting to the Emergency
AEM (subscription) - Aug 3, 2005 Objectives: The authors describe the evaluation of obese and nonobese adult patients with abdominal pain presenting to an emergency department (ED).

Bug off: Follow these tips to prevent, treat bites
Boston Herald, United States - 14 hours ago fatal, but the black widow spider bite can cause intense pain and stiffness may begin, occasionally followed by muscle spasms, abdominal pain, chills, fever

Surgery helps 20-yr-old think of a man s life
Ahmedabad Newsline, India - 20 hours ago We came to know about his complications only a month back, when he complained of severe abdominal pain, said Balu, adding that All in the

Find the best dark chocolate for your heart; help soothe
The Free Lance-Star, VA - Aug 19, 2005 QI have suffered with abdominal pain from endometriosis for several years. Are there any changes in my diet that could help decrease the symptoms?


A diet that includes fiber is key to staying `regular'
Charlotte Observer, NC - Aug 8, 2005 had a very hard time of it when he finally tried to empty his colon. In some people, like those with irritable bowel syndrome, constipation may alternate with

Restroom doors no longer closed to the distressed
Fort Wayne News Sentinel, IN - Aug 19, 2005 to make employee-only restrooms available to people with irritable-bowel disorders and A related autoimmune disorder, ulcerative colitis, affects the colon.

Easy Ways to Boost Fiber Intake
BabyFit, OH - Aug 13, 2005 can increase your risk for many health problems, including constipation, high cholesterol, weight gain, irritable bowel syndrome, and even cancer of the colon.

Beyond fiber to stay 'regular'
Barre Montpelier Times Argus, VT - Aug 7, 2005 In some people, like those with irritable bowel syndrome, constipation may alternate Normally, as liquid food waste moves through the colon, water is absorbed

^Theory blames microbes for bowel syndrome<
Kentucky.com, KY - Jul 21, 2005 of people suffer from the intestinal disorder known as IBS, also called spastic colon, mucous colitis, spastic colitis, nervous stomach or irritable colon.


RNC use of donors' funds stirs discomfort, criticism
The Union Leader, NH - Aug 11, 2005 By JOHN DiSTASO. CONCORD A New Hampshire member of the Republican National Committee was "uncomfortable" to learn that the RNC

The discomfort of strangers
BBC News, UK - Jul 26, 2005 By Sean Coughlan. It's a crowded train in central London, and I'm sitting opposite an Asian man carrying what looks like a large laptop bag.

Tips for avoiding ear discomfort on planes
Long Beach Press-Telegram, CA - Aug 8, 2005 For babies, the discomfort can cause ear-piercing wails, making the flight painful for all on board. And although the discomfort

Constipated America: In drastic need of an enema
The Conservative Voice - 9 hours ago fully released. Bush and his constipation kings, {such as crap packer Rove,} keep us in a constant state of discomfort. Truth the

Southern Discomfort
Comingsoon.net - Aug 2, 2005 In Phil Morrison's directorial debut Junebug, Madeleine, a British art dealer from Chicago, goes down to North Carolina for business and finally gets a chance

Southern Discomfort
Village Voice, NY - Aug 9, 2005 by Michael Feingold. By Marc Blitzstein. Marc Blitzstein (1905 1964) is one of the more improbable stories among Broadway's composer-lyricists.

Southern Discomfort
Houston Press, TX - Aug 17, 2005 By Bill Gallo. Like hundreds of creative southerners before them, Phil Morrison and Angus MacLachlan have Thomas Wolfe in their bones.

Jets D-Line A Hurting Unit
Vikings Insider (subscripiton) - Aug 18, 2005 We ll come up with a solution to try to help him come along and (protect) him from discomfort. He will probably have some discomfort. .

Dew point causes discomfort by exceeding AC designs
I-Newswire.com (press release) - Jul 27, 2005 During last week's enervating hot spell in the Northeast, the discomfort was not entirely due to the heat or the relative humidity.

Discomfort as Google zooms from great height
The Age (subscription), Australia - Aug 8, 2005 By Jano Gibson. Australia's nuclear regulator has called on Google to censor high-quality satellite imagery of the Lucas Heights

One Hundred Percent Discomfort
TheStranger.com, WA - Aug 11, 2005 by Maeve Binchy. ON THE COVER of Maeve Binchy's latest paperback novel, Nights of Rain and Stars, there is a large comic-book-style

Striking a blow for prenatal discomfort
AustralianDoctor.com (subscription), Australia - Aug 9, 2005 By Dr David Whitten. WHY do people react to the same event in different ways?How do our experiences influence our thoughts and emotions?

Southern Discomfort
SF Weekly, CA - Aug 10, 2005 By Bill Gallo. Like hundreds of creative Southerners before them, Phil Morrison and Angus MacLachlan have Thomas Wolfe in their bones.

SOUTHERN DISCOMFORT
Times Picayune, LA - Aug 5, 2005 By Michael H. Kleinschrodt. The big-screen adaptation of "The Dukes of Hazzard" offers few rewards to any but the staunchest of fans

Hot flashes: Ease the discomfort of menopause
MayoClinic.com - Aug 18, 2005 You're in a meeting. Your forehead dampens with perspiration, and your colleague notes that your face is getting red. As you feel

Notes: Hampton hungry for answers
MLB.com - 18 hours ago But when he still experienced discomfort while swinging left-handed, it became more apparent he's going to spend at least a few days and possible longer on the

Manchester memories can end Bell's discomfort
Guardian Unlimited, UK - Aug 10, 2005 The last time Ian Bell batted at Old Trafford he scored 181. That was just over a year ago. What's more, in adding to a first-innings


Medication increases sensitivity to sunlight
Cleveland Plain Dealer, OH - Aug 6, 2005 Donnatal belongs to a group of medications used to treat irritable bowel and spastic colon that contain belladonna alkaloid or phenobarbital.

Obi Wan Majola
Mail & Guardian Online, South Africa - Aug 4, 2005 How s that for a spastic colon, said Vrot Snoek, and after a short debate the manne concluded the subtext: South Africans are united in their resistance, and

5K walk/run planned to raise awareness about Crohn's
Knoxville News Sentinel (subscription), TN - Aug 14, 2005 fatigue. "I went to all kinds of doctors," she said, "but no one knew what it was. They told me it was a spastic colon.". Finally

^Theory blames microbes for bowel syndrome<
Kentucky.com, KY - Jul 21, 2005 About 15 percent of people suffer from the intestinal disorder known as IBS, also called spastic colon, mucous colitis, spastic colitis, nervous stomach or

Football Days
MegaStar.co.uk, UK - Aug 8, 2005 When his sister dumps his best pal Jorge, a white-collar nonentity with a spastic colon, he decides what better way to cheer him up than by getting together


Friendly germs?
Malaysia Star, Malaysia - Jul 23, 2005 the symptoms of inflammatory bowel diseases, irritable bowel syndrome, colitis and alcoholic allergies because they have a beneficial effect on mucous membranes

WHAT TO DO FOR CANKER SORES
Charlotte Sun-Herald, FL - Jul 28, 2005 DE. ANSWER: Colitis covers many different conditions: ulcerative colitis, mucous colitis, collagenous colitis and even irritable bowel syndrome.

^Theory blames microbes for bowel syndrome<
Kentucky.com, KY - Jul 21, 2005 About 15 percent of people suffer from the intestinal disorder known as IBS, also called spastic colon, mucous colitis, spastic colitis, nervous stomach or


Health issues hurt Beattie: Labor
Daily Telegraph, Australia - 10 hours ago QUEENSLAND voters have sent Premier Peter Beattie a very loud message about the state of its hospitals, according to Labor strategist Wayne Swan.

Holding our feet to fire on health
Toronto Star, Canada - 2 hours ago conference of the Canadian Medical Association has focused on philosophical debate on the issue of establishing a private, parallel system of health care in

Our health: Genesee hospital's future
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, NY - 1 hour ago If anyone has a bright and feasible idea about how to reclaim the closed Genesee Hospital complex as a full-scale and full-time health care facility

The 2005 Government and Health Technologies Forums. August 30 and
24-7PressRelease.com (press release) - 3 hours ago a division of PWSGC), Protegra, Teradata, and Centennial College, these forums are recognized as the leading IT events for government and health sectors.

EDITORIAL: Pro-health, not anti-smoker
New Straits Times, Malaysia - 10 hours ago Various horrendous estimates of the costs to public health have been given, which would be bad enough if not for the fact that most end up too little and too

Health coverage: Too dear
Cincinnati Enquirer, OH - 1 hour ago By Kathy Bergstrom. Virtually none of the employees at Foster Transformer Co. in Northside have health insurance through their employer's plan.

Auto suppliers in critical condition Health care costs rival what
Ann Arbor News, MI - 44 minutes ago BY BRYCE G. HOFFMAN. Coping with the skyrocketing cost of health care has become a real challenge for American businesses and consumers alike.

Kaiser Daily Health Policy Report Highlights Recent State
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 23 hours ago Kaiser Daily Health Policy Report examines recent developments related to medical malpractice in three states. Summaries appear below.

Beattie to focus on health system
NEWS.com.au, Australia - 1 hour ago QUEENSLAND Premier Peter Beattie says he has dropped some of his ministerial responsibilities to spend more time addressing the state's ailing health system.

Riyadh, Prague Eye Cooperation in Health Sector
Arab News, Saudi Arabia - 11 hours ago RIYADH, 21 August 2005 Saudi Arabia and the Czech Republic are expected to sign a memorandum of understanding in the health sector when Czech Health

Child mental health service in 'crisis'
The Age (subscription), Australia - 20 hours ago professor, Margot Prior, formerly director of psychology at the Royal Children's Hospital, and Ric Pawsey, a 25-year veteran of mental health, say the Child

Health briefs
Chicago Sun-Times, United States - 1 hour ago As bird flu marches west across Russia toward Europe, health experts expressed optimism that European countries could stamp it out before the virus takes hold

Health-based party to contest NSW elections
ABC Online, Australia - 8 hours ago A new New South Wales political party aiming to put health issues on the political agenda has been launched in Sydney today. Health