Wednesday, August 24, 2005


Unborn cry, but do they feel pain?
The Age (subscription), Australia - 18 hours ago played a 90 decibel noise the equivalent of a maternal stomach rumble via before that time even though the pain pathways of the nervous system were

Springer: Race Like A Turtle
AMAFlatTrack.com, OH - Aug 19, 2005 On race day he could become overcome with a nervous stomach which produced nausea and would be found behind the race van puking his guts out.

Sparks woman sells advertising space on her head
Reno Gazette Journal, NV - 23 hours ago logo has appeared on the flesh of professional boxers and even the stomach of a cut her head on TV, said Karakas, who confessed to being nervous during the

Indian researchers develop ANSiscope to treat Diabetes Neuropathy
NewKerala.com, India - Aug 21, 2005 Autonomic Nervous System (ANS) is a part of the central nervous system that controls the organs of the body, such as the heart, stomach and intestines and many

Model patient back at work on the catwalk
Scotsman, United Kingdom - Aug 23, 2005 Radiotherapy followed for five weeks and then Pat's stomach was injected with Zoladex as show in her professional stride, Pat admits to being nervous about her

Parents await details on jailed son's death
Council Bluffs Daily Nonpareil, IA - Aug 23, 2005 She said he had stomach and hip pain and migraine headaches. "They knew Chris was nervous about being in jail and were trying to help him.".

Are These 7 Dangers Hiding In Your Home?
WRAL.com, NC - 13 hours ago it stays in the stomach, where it can eat away at the stomach lining. know that pesticides are a risk to kids, particularly to their developing nervous systems

A brain in the head, and one in the gut
International Herald Tribune, France - 13 hours ago The role of the enteric nervous system is to manage every aspect of digestion, from the esophagus to the stomach, small intestine and colon.

Feds Recall Allison's Meat Products
Guardian Unlimited, UK - 9 hours ago Symptoms of listeria include fever and upset stomach and, if infection spreads to the nervous system, headache, stiff neck, confusion, loss of balance or

Knoll gets closer to qualifying
Allentown Morning Call, PA - Aug 24, 2005 was so nervous and, unfortunately, didn't pull off the shot. Somehow, I saved bogey, which was great for me.''. Knoll then wound through a stomach-churning day

ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center
Palm Beach Post, FL - 5 hours ago the majority of water-based paints are low in toxic potential, stomach upset is tract, eyes and skin, and could also produce central nervous system depression

Freshman ready for a fantastic year
Battle Creek Enquirer, MI - Aug 23, 2005 But he admitted he was nervous about another class. He eats a light lunch. His stomach doesn't feel too well, he says. It's probably nerves, he decides.

SIGN LANGUAGE
Seattle Weekly, WA - Aug 23, 2005 that way it has, that you need change and advancement, but it's your nervous mind that's My stomach is growling as I write this sentence, but I'm ignoring its

Implantable stomach devices may fight obesity
Naples Daily News (subscription), FL - Aug 22, 2005 The company says the device stimulates the same part of the nervous system that that uses electrical charges to inhibit the main nerve leading to the stomach.

Harney seizes lanes by popular demand
Lompoc Record, CA - Aug 23, 2005 happening and after the first nine, I had butterflies running through my stomach.". According to his fellow bowlers, Wayne looked anything but nervous as every

Local Soldier Makes It Home Just In Time For His First Baby's
WVLT, TN - 5 hours ago So who was more nervous, "I was, she was telling me to breath," admits dad. "For such a week stomach I did well, I could have been the.

Add to Collection
IGN, CA - Aug 22, 2005 hurts Doug: Hey, Aloysius! Help me out here! Ann says her stomach hurts! What should I do?! That's great!! I was so nervous Ann: Oh, Aloysius. Welcome.

Bracelets inspire hope for local woman
Doylestown Patriot, PA - Aug 22, 2005 known to primarily cause dysfunction of the autonomic and sensory nervous systems, secondary or aspirating) fluid into the lungs rather than the stomach due to

Clinical Trials Currently Recruiting Patients With Irritable Bowel
Community Dispatch (press release) - Aug 22, 2005 between the central nervous system and the nervous system of Loperamide side effects include: Stomach ache, nausea, vomiting, bloating, constipation, dry mouth

County confirms human case of West Nile virus
Red Bluff Daily News, CA - 18 hours ago West Nile virus affects the central nervous system and symptoms vary. vomiting and sometimes swollen lymph glands or a skin rash on the chest, stomach and back


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

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

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

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 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.".


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

Enter a Category
New York Newsday, NY - Aug 23, 2005 Aniesa Wood, 2, died from blunt trauma to the abdomen, with bowel contusions and inflammation of the bowels, said a spokeswoman for the city medical examiner's

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

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.

Men must be encouraged to take part in new screening
999 Today, UK - 13 hours ago Dr Ian Banks, President, Men s Health Forum looks at how men can be encouraged to take part in new screening for Bowel cancer.

New hope for arthritis sufferers
The Age (subscription), Australia - Aug 21, 2005 Dr Morand said MIF was a part of the immune system that malfunctioned in the case of arthritis and other inflammatory diseases like asthma, bowel disease and

After Mo's tragic death, just how safe is radiotherapy?
Daily Mail - UK, UK - Aug 23, 2005 One drug, Amifostine, which is claimed to protect against scarring of the bowel in bowel cancer patients, is available in the US but is not used in Britain

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

Aspirin reduces bowel cancer risk
DeHavilland, UK - 20 hours ago Taking regular doses of aspirin over several years can significantly reduce the risk of developing bowel cancer, American scientists report.

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


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.


Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome
rarediseases.about.com - Aug 22, 2005 Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome is a condition in which bacteria, usually from a pelvic infection, spread through the abdomen and cause inflammation of the tissue

Science infected by Big Swinging Stethoscope Syndrome
Australian, Australia - 8 hours ago Scientists call this condition Big Swinging Stethoscope Syndrome. It can certainly lead to expensive studies, the sort where specially

Overcoming post-vacation stress syndrome
Miami Herald, FL - Aug 22, 2005 Though it's often difficult to transition from work to a vacation, it's even harder to come back. Here are some ways to soften the

Alternative Therapies Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Bella Online - 11 hours ago Are alternative therapies chronic fatigue syndrome effective? The answer is an emphatic yes! IF they re the right alternative therapies.

Rett syndrome ride organizer thrilled with turnout
Sunbury Daily Item, PA - Aug 22, 2005 them to rumbling, snarling life, and with thumbs up, two-by-two, they roared out of the parking lot for the start of the Second Annual Rett Syndrome Road Rally

Trujillo's busy-signal syndrome
Australian, Australia - 8 hours ago THERE has been plenty of chat and not a little angst in the past few weeks over the emphatic way in which Sol Trujillo has put his mark on Telstra and, almost

China syndrome stokes BHP
Sydney Morning Herald (subscription), Australia - 12 hours ago By Jamie Freed. BHP Billiton chief executive Chip Goodyear said the mining giant would become increasingly reliant on buoyant emerging

Gitelman's Not-So-Benign Syndrome
New England Journal of Medicine (subscription), MA - 4 hours ago To the Editor: Gitelman's syndrome, or congenital hypokalemic hypomagnesemic hypocalciuria with metabolic alkalosis, is widely described as a benign 1 or

Fitness calendar: Exercise boosts victims of chronic fatigue
Pittsburgh Post Gazette, PA - 21 hours ago Some 500,000 Americans suffer from chronic fatigue syndrome, a difficult-to-diagnose and tough-to-treat condition that leaves sufferers exhausted.

Poland Syndrome
rarediseases.about.com - Aug 22, 2005 Poland syndrome consists of a deficiency of subcutaneous fat and muscles on one side of the body. It may include underdevelopment

Dependence syndrome and NGOs
The Financial Express, Bangladesh - Aug 22, 2005 government became mutually exclusive. Luckily in Pakistan the dependence syndrome is not that strong. NGOs have been contributing

One Syndrome is putting American Women at risk for major health
I-Newswire.com (press release) - Aug 22, 2005 Up to 10% of women and girls worldwide have polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), a complex hormonal disorder for which there is no cure.

Jack Bauer syndrome
Guardian Unlimited, UK - Aug 23, 2005 glad he's done it. That's fiction, but it seems a version of Jack Bauer syndrome operates in real life too. Almost three-quarters

Put a positive spin on 'back-to-school syndrome'
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, PA - 21 hours ago feeling never goes away, according to a psychiatrist who calls the mixed emotions of energy and anxiety at the beginning of September "back-to-school syndrome

Mega city realty syndrome
Business Standard, India - 6 hours ago The cost of office space in the prime central business districts of Delhi and Mumbai are unduly high and push up costs for businesses, according to the semi


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

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 of people suffer from the intestinal disorder known as IBS, also called spastic colon, mucous colitis, spastic colitis, nervous stomach or irritable colon.

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).

Fiber foods are the keepers of the beat in the digestive tract
Naples Daily News (subscription), FL - Aug 8, 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


One in 10 local beaches has fallen ill to E. coli
Scranton Times, PA - 13 hours ago Certain strains of the E. coli bacteria can cause abdominal pain, cramps and diarrhea. Its presence in a water body can also be

Secrets Of Successful Pathogen Revealed, Salmonella
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 22 hours ago Symptoms of salmonellosis (food poisoning caused by Salmonella) are fever, headache, abdominal pain, diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting.

Pain, swelling may signify ovarian cancer
Xinhua, China - Aug 23, 2005 diagnosed. Seven percent had complained about abdominal pain, bloating or other disease signs 10 to 12 months earlier. Abdominal

Shire Pharmaceuticals Announces Reinstatement of ADDERALL XR(R) in
PR Newswire (press release), NY - 10 hours ago The most common adverse events in pediatric trials included loss of appetite, insomnia, abdominal pain, and emotional lability.

Stomach Pain, Swelling Could Signal Ovarian Cancer
Forbes - Aug 22, 2005 MONDAY, Aug. 22 (HealthDay News) -- Abdominal pain and swelling can be early symptoms of ovarian cancer. But they are often attributed

Ovarian cancer - Tummy on the rise
Jamaica Gleaner, Jamaica - 16 hours ago He identified abdominal pain or discomfort, abdominal distension or large lump, indigestion, change in urination, weight loss and abnormal bleeding as the main

Fitz-Hugh-Curtis Syndrome
rarediseases.about.com - Aug 22, 2005 In general, a physician cannot see or feel the presence of Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome, so upper abdominal pain may suggest the diagnosis.

A brain in the head, and one in the gut
International Herald Tribune, France - 1 hour ago Serotonin is also implicated in one of the most debilitating gut disorders, irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS, which causes abdominal pain and cramping

Clinical Trials Currently Recruiting Patients With Irritable Bowel
Community Dispatch (press release) - Aug 22, 2005 Background IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) is a disorder of motility of the entire GI tract that produces cramping, abdominal pain, constipation, and/or

Safety, effectiveness of the transdiscal approach for celiac
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 13 hours ago Japan have demonstrated the safety and efficacy of transdiscal coeliac plexus blockade (CPB) for the treatment of upper to right lower abdominal pain, using a

Romark Laboratories Announces Clinical Study Evaluating Alinia(R)
PR Newswire (press release), NY - 7 hours ago The most common adverse events reported by patients receiving Alinia have been abdominal pain, diarrhea, headache and nausea. In

Medical Mystery Abdominal Pain
New England Journal of Medicine (subscription), MA - Aug 3, 2005 A 40-year-old, previously healthy man presented with a four-day history of pain in the left upper quadrant of the abdomen, accompanied by fatigue, fever

Diagnosing Ovarian Cancer Earlier
Ivanhoe - Aug 22, 2005 as 12 months before they were diagnosed. Nine months before diagnosis, the women were more likely to complain of abdominal pain.

This young bride died. 24 hours later her doctor 'took an overdose
ic Wales, United Kingdom - 15 hours ago doing well. But care worker Alison began suffering severe abdominal pain and went to her local surgery in Pembroke Dock. She was


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

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.


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

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

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
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

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.

TAKING DISCOMFORT OUT OF MAMMOGRAMS
Westerly Sun, RI - Aug 22, 2005 It's well known that the discomfort many women feel during mammography compression is the primary reason that some don't get regular screenings," Gruslin said.

Methods of Detoxification and Their Role in Treating Patients With
Journal of American Medical Association (subscription), IL - 23 hours ago opioid-free state. The medications used are designed to decrease withdrawal-related discomfort and complications. Maintenance therapy

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.

Eastern discomfort
Indian Express, India - Aug 21, 2005 Bangladesh's domestic politics within Bangladesh is once again threatening to cast a shadow on Indo-Bangladesh relations. The series

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

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.


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

Progenics Reports Additional Positive Results from
Genetic Engineering News, NY - Aug 22, 2005 Final data analysis of the MNTX 301 study showed significant improvements in measures of constipation distress, bowel movement difficulty and consistency, and

Uni team claims breakthrough in arthritis treatment
Wodonga Border Mail, Australia - Aug 22, 2005 Dr Morand said MIF was a part of the immune system that malfunctioned in the case of arthritis and other inflammatory diseases like asthma, bowel disease and

Aspirin 'cuts bowel cancer risk'
BBC News, UK - 18 hours ago Taking aspirin regularly for over 10 years does reduce the risk of bowel cancer, a study which looked at 82,911 women over a 20-year period suggests.

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).

Enter a Category
New York Newsday, NY - 19 hours ago Aniesa Wood, 2, died from blunt trauma to the abdomen, with bowel contusions and inflammation of the bowels, said a spokeswoman for the city medical examiner's

IBS - Hundreds of identified genes involved in the pathophysiology
Medical News Today (press release), UK - Aug 22, 2005 from the German Genome Research Network have analysed the expression of thousands of genes from patients with inflammatory bowel disease (ulcerative colitis

Clinical Trials Currently Recruiting Patients With Irritable Bowel
Community Dispatch (press release) - Aug 22, 2005 in the overall QOL score from baseline values at 4 weeks of treatment measured via the IBS 36 questionnaire in patients with Irritable Bowel Syndrome, relative

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

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

'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

Men must be encouraged to take part in new screening
999 Today, UK - 2 hours ago Dr Ian Banks, President, Men s Health Forum looks at how men can be encouraged to take part in new screening for Bowel cancer.

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.

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


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

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

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


STORACE: MORE RESOURCES NEEDED IN HEALTH CARE
Agenzia Giornalistica Italia, Italy - 3 hours ago (AGI) - Rome, Aug 24 - Health Minister Francesco Storace said Storace argues that more resources should be earmarked for health care in the new financial act.

CL MEETING: GOVERNMENT DENIES DISMANTLING HEALTH SERVICE
Agenzia Giornalistica Italia, Italy - 1 hour ago (AGI) - Rimini, Italy, Aug 24 - "I don t subscribe to the point of view that the national health service is being dismantled", says health service

Health IT can create a culture of safety
Monsters and Critics.com, UK - 1 hour ago in the estimated 100,000 preventable medical errors occurring each year in the United States, as more and more doctors and hospitals adopt health IT, according

Exercise, eating right and maintaining weight benefit oral health
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 16 hours ago Heart healthy habits are good for oral health, too, according to a new study published in the current issue of the Journal of Periodontology, the official

Kaiser Daily Health Policy Report Highlights News Coverage of
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 9 hours ago In other Medicaid news, the state Department of Community Health on Friday awarded contracts for Medicaid's disease management program to APS Health and United

Family Caregivers Suffer Health, Money Woes, US Study Finds
Bloomberg - 9 hours ago 24 (Bloomberg) -- Family members caring for sick or disabled relatives are themselves forming a new group needing expanded US government health care, according

Health Tip: Building Strong Bones
Forbes - 2 hours ago But according to Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter, iron is another important nutrient associated with bone health because it helps produce an

Health care workers to send message to David Caplan
Canada NewsWire (press release), Canada - 1 hour ago 24 /CNW/ - Health care members of the Service Employees International Union Local 1.on will be sending a strong message to Ontario Minister of Public

Science and Your Health
Newsweek - 3 hours ago Dr. Andrew Chan and colleagues at Massachusetts General Hospital examined 20 years of health data on more than 80,000 women to see if aspirin and non-steroidal

Tagliabue: Health risks a concern
Inside Bay Area, CA - 6 hours ago Asked if some NFL players have gotten too big, Tagliabue said, "We have had this commission for a couple of years now on cardiovascular health.

'Adverse findings' unlikely against former health ministers
ABC Online, Australia - 1 hour ago Queensland's health inquiry commissioner says two former health ministers and three senior health bureaucrats are unlikely to face "adverse findings" when his

IT holds key to future wellbeing of health service
Scotsman, United Kingdom - 5 hours ago underscores the fact that for many of the developed nations - and Scotland is no exception - it is rapidly becoming impossible for health service funding to

Health boards in healthier financial state
Stuff.co.nz, New Zealand - 14 hours ago District health boards (DHBs) are in a healthier financial condition with deficit levels better than expected by more than $73 million - mainly due to delays

Health secretary urges area seniors to sign up this fall for the
Houston Chronicle, United States - 10 hours ago US Health and Human Services Secretary Mike Leavitt visited Houston on Tuesday to rally efforts to promote the Medicare prescription-drug coverage that will be

Mental health workers told to 'get real' over pay bid
New Zealand Herald, New Zealand - 14 hours ago Mental health workers need to "get real" and accept the 20 per cent pay rise on offer, says a spokesman for the health boards. Tairawhiti

Roche to announce donation of Tamiflu to World Health Organisation
Forbes - 3 hours ago ZURICH (AFX) - Roche Holding AG will shortly announce a donation of its flu drug Tamiflu to the World Health Organisation, a spokeswoman said.

Healthy Lifestyle campaign to focus on workplace health promotion
Channel News Asia, Singapore - 7 hours ago By Julia Ng, Channel NewsAsia. Only 45 percent of the companies in Singapore have workplace health activities; but some go the extra mile to promote health.

State defends mental health plan
Honolulu Star-Bulletin, HI - 1 hour ago The state is questioning whether the federal court has exceeded its jurisdiction in supervising development of a community plan for mental health services.


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

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

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

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.


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

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

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

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

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.

Fiber foods are the keepers of the beat in the digestive tract
Naples Daily News (subscription), FL - Aug 8, 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

Clinical Trials Currently Recruiting Patients With Irritable Bowel
Community Dispatch (press release) - Aug 22, 2005 Background IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) is a disorder of motility of the entire GI citrus fruits, coffee, and tea which can trigger spasms of the colon muscle


Healthy lifestyle drive to focus on workplace health promotion
Channel News Asia, Singapore - 6 hours ago SINGAPORE: The annual National Healthy Lifestyle Campaign will focus on workplace health promotion this year. It'll be launched

Chinese Health Scares Raise Questions About Food Supply
Voice of America - 17 hours ago Hong Kong health officials are in Beijing to investigate the safety of China's food exports to the territory following a series of recent health scares.

Don't make immigrants the health care scapegoat
Fort Wayne News Sentinel, IN - 1 hour ago While here, they earn money - but they also consume expensive health care services. A standard argument by conservative, get-tough

Roche to announce donation of Tamiflu to World Health Organisation
Forbes - 50 minutes ago ZURICH (AFX) - Roche Holding AG will shortly announce a donation of its flu drug Tamiflu to the World Health Organisation, a spokeswoman said.

Mental health workers told to 'get real' over pay bid
New Zealand Herald, New Zealand - 11 hours ago Mental health workers need to "get real" and accept the 20 per cent pay rise on offer, says a spokesman for the health boards. Tairawhiti

Health secretary urges area seniors to sign up this fall for the
Houston Chronicle, United States - 7 hours ago US Health and Human Services Secretary Mike Leavitt visited Houston on Tuesday to rally efforts to promote the Medicare prescription-drug coverage that will be

Private health tests 'can do more harm than good'
Telegraph.co.uk, United Kingdom - 12 hours ago Bupa Wellness, the leading provider of "health assessments" in Britain, agreed that everyone who had screening, whether a home kit or a full health assessment

HEALTH SCENE
Contra Costa Sun, CA - 1 hour ago Health Scene includes free and low-cost East Bay classes, screenings and events. Address items to Times Health Scene, PO Box 8099, Walnut Creek, CA 94596.

Florida's Agency for Health Care Administration Selects
Business Wire (press release), CA - 59 minutes ago 24, 2005--ParadigmHealth today announced that it was awarded a Neonatal Care Management contract on March 23rd by the Agency for Health Care Administration

Exercise, eating right and maintaining weight benefit oral health
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 13 hours ago Heart healthy habits are good for oral health, too, according to a new study published in the current issue of the Journal of Periodontology, the official

Kaiser Daily Health Policy Report Highlights News Coverage of
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 6 hours ago In other Medicaid news, the state Department of Community Health on Friday awarded contracts for Medicaid's disease management program to APS Health and United

Report: Better health, fitness policies needed
Kentucky.com, KY - 3 hours ago 25.3 percent -- is the sixth-highest in the United States, tying with Texas and Michigan, according to the report released by Trust for America's Health.

Intel unveils prototypes for doctors, health care
ZDNet - 12 hours ago As part of its effort to become a major player in health care, Intel is working with traditional medical equipment companies like General Electric to craft

IT holds key to future wellbeing of health service
Scotsman, United Kingdom - 2 hours ago underscores the fact that for many of the developed nations - and Scotland is no exception - it is rapidly becoming impossible for health service funding to


30-year study pays off for women's health
MSNBC - 11 hours ago BOSTON, Mass. - For 20 years, Helena Bauk has been reporting her health and habits -- one of 120,000 participants in the 30-year-long Nurse's Health Study.

Strong market for traditional health products
New Straits Times, Malaysia - 10 hours ago Malaysian-produced natural health products make up about 40 per cent of the RM4.5 billion-a-year traditional medicine business in the country.

Kaiser Daily Health Policy Report Highlights News Coverage of
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 4 hours ago In other Medicaid news, the state Department of Community Health on Friday awarded contracts for Medicaid's disease management program to APS Health and United

Healthy Lifestyle campaign to focus on workplace health promotion
Channel News Asia, Singapore - 2 hours ago By Julia Ng, Channel NewsAsia. Only 45 percent of the companies in Singapore have workplace health activities; but some go the extra mile to promote health.

Labour finds $13m for children's health checks
New Zealand Herald, New Zealand - 15 hours ago By Kevin Taylor. Labour has promised more money for free health checks for pre-school children - including testing for hearing problems in newborn babies.

World health leaders tackle hospital errors
Reuters - 15 hours ago By Maggie Fox, Health and Science Correspondent. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A global initiative to stop hospital errors will focus on

Mental health workers told to 'get real' over pay bid
New Zealand Herald, New Zealand - 9 hours ago Mental health workers need to "get real" and accept the 20 per cent pay rise on offer, says a spokesman for the health boards. Tairawhiti

Senator hears pleas for health care aid
Appleton Post Crescent, WI - 1 hour ago KAUKAUNA US Sen. Herb Kohl s pitch for a small business health care program Tuesday was met with calls for a complete overhaul of the health care system.

BMA concern over private health tests
Financial Times, UK - 14 hours ago By Clive Cookson, Science Editor. The rapid growth of private health screening is doing more harm than good, the British Medical Association warned on Tuesday .

Health-probe chief faces bias claim
NEWS.com.au, Australia - 4 hours ago Tony Morris was today accused of bias against former Queensland Health Director-General Steve Buckland during the inquiry's three-day Townsville hearings early

Provexis to put more cash behind health drink launch
Independent, UK - 11 hours ago a compound extracted from the liquid inside a tomato and have been tested on more than 100 volunteers in four years of trials to prove their health claims.

Exercise, eating right and maintaining weight benefit oral health
Medical News Today (press release), UK - 11 hours ago Heart healthy habits are good for oral health, too, according to a new study published in the current issue of the Journal of Periodontology, the official