Engineers from Stanford University have developed such a heart monitor which is thinner than a dollar bill and similar and not wider than a postage stamp. This flexible wearable monitor seems to be like skin which has to be worn on the wrist under an adhesive bandage.
Anglers find the fish eating birds are a mixed blessing. They indicate that whether the fish are while on the other they scare of the fish baby by deliberately hunting them leaving the fisherman curse from the bank of the river.
One of the most commonly found fish-eating birds is the little pied cormorant, which is usually confused by the little black cormorant or shag.
A new technology has been developed by the researchers from school of physics in University of Glasgow through which you can get sophisticated 3D images without using a conventional digital camera. The system that has been developed by the researchers uses only one pixel to sense light rather than using millions of pixels that are used in digital cameras.
Presently, in a club if any player is found to test positive for drug usage then only club doctors are informed about the same. But according to the AFL, a slight change needs to be bought for introducing a strict rule. It says after giving a final warning to an obstinate player if he is still found indulging in illicit drugs then the club chief executive will be told about the matter.
There are numerous women who carry the gene that pretty much predisposes to cancer. To prevent them from the development of cancer later in life, the preventive double mastectomy treatment is there. But what surprises here is the fact that women who undergo this treatment are considered weak and irrational. Why?
According to a UK study, retirement may provide an initial sense of relief and well being but over a longer period of time it is not good for health and increases the chances of developing depression and at least one physical illness. The study, titled `Work Longer, Live Healthier', was conducted by the institute of Economic Affairs.
An IVF technique, which increases the chance of successful birth by three times, is said to be a big win in the field of fertility treatment. Some in the scientific community members were of the view that the new technique is able to detect chromosomal abnormalities.
The Affordable Care Act has been prepared by Illinois businesses which are expected to get fully effective from 2014. A leader from Illinois Chamber of Commerce is of the view that some considerations are made towards limiting the working hours so as to avoid future healthcare costs.
An announcement was made by the Janssen Biotech, Inc. that the U. S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved SIMPONIr (golimumab) for curing fairly to rigorously dynamic ulcerative colitis (UC) in adult patients who had an insufficient response to or had got unsuccessful in tolerating oral aminosalicylates, oral corticosteroids, azathioprine, or 6-mercaptopurine.
If you are not aware of the fact, it is worth knowing that Stone Zoo in New England is home to many endangered species.
In order to honour these species, which include jaguars, Mexican gray wolves, hyacinth macaws and Panamanian golden frogs among others, Endangered Species Day will be celebrated on May 18.