Advertising as Topic: The act or practice of calling public attention to a product, service, need, etc., especially by paid announcements in newspapers, magazines, on radio, or on television. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Television: The transmission and reproduction of transient images of fixed or moving objects. An electronic system of transmitting such images together with sound over a wire or through space by apparatus that converts light and sound into electrical waves and reconverts them into visible light rays and audible sound. (From Webster, 3rd ed)Drug Industry: That segment of commercial enterprise devoted to the design, development, and manufacture of chemical products for use in the diagnosis and treatment of disease, disability, or other dysfunction, or to improve function.Radio: The transmission and reception of electric impulses or signals by means of electric waves without a connecting wire, or the use of these waves for the wireless transmission of electric impulses into which sound is converted. (From Webster's 3d)Food Industry: The industry concerned with processing, preparing, preserving, distributing, and serving of foods and beverages.AdvertisementsPersuasive Communication: A mode of communication concerned with inducing or urging the adoption of certain beliefs, theories, or lines of action by others.Periodicals as Topic: A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.Mass Media: Instruments or technological means of communication that reach large numbers of people with a common message: press, radio, television, etc.Tobacco Industry: The aggregate business enterprise of agriculture, manufacture, and distribution related to tobacco and tobacco-derived products.Motion Pictures as Topic: The art, technique, or business of producing motion pictures for entertainment, propaganda, or instruction.Cartoons as Topic: Images used to comment on such things as contemporary events, social habits, or political trends; usually executed in a broad or abbreviated manner.Marketing: Activity involved in transfer of goods from producer to consumer or in the exchange of services.Vocalization, Animal: Sounds used in animal communication.Hotlines: A direct communication system, usually telephone, established for instant contact. It is designed to provide special information and assistance through trained personnel and is used for counseling, referrals, and emergencies such as poisonings and threatened suicides.Batrachoidiformes: An order of bottom fishes with short, small, spinous dorsal fins. It is comprised of one family (Batrachoididae) and about 70 species.Journalism, Medical: The collection, writing, and editing of current interest material on topics related to biomedicine for presentation through the mass media, including newspapers, magazines, radio, or television, usually for a public audience such as health care consumers.Social Marketing: Use of marketing principles also used to sell products to consumers to promote ideas, attitudes and behaviors. Design and use of programs seeking to increase the acceptance of a social idea or practice by target groups, not for the benefit of the marketer, but to benefit the target audience and the general society.Animal Communication: Communication between animals involving the giving off by one individual of some chemical or physical signal, that, on being received by another, influences its behavior.Smoking: Inhaling and exhaling the smoke of burning TOBACCO.Mythology: A body of stories, the origins of which may be unknown or forgotten, that serve to explain practices, beliefs, institutions or natural phenomena. Mythology includes legends and folk tales. It may refer to classical mythology or to a body of modern thought and modern life. (From Webster's 1st ed)Marketing of Health Services: Application of marketing principles and techniques to maximize the use of health care resources.Health Promotion: Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.Masculinity: Male-associated sex-specific social roles and behaviors unrelated to biologic function.Smoking Cessation: Discontinuation of the habit of smoking, the inhaling and exhaling of tobacco smoke.Product Packaging: Form in which product is processed or wrapped and labeled. PRODUCT LABELING is also available.Consumer Product SafetyConsumer Health Information: Information intended for potential users of medical and healthcare services. There is an emphasis on self-care and preventive approaches as well as information for community-wide dissemination and use.Anura: An order of the class Amphibia, which includes several families of frogs and toads. They are characterized by well developed hind limbs adapted for jumping, fused head and trunk and webbed toes. The term "toad" is ambiguous and is properly applied only to the family Bufonidae.Government Regulation: Exercise of governmental authority to control conduct.Drug Information Services: Services providing pharmaceutic and therapeutic drug information and consultation.Fast Foods: Prepared food that is ready to eat or partially prepared food that has a final preparation time of a few minutes or less.United StatesSocial Media: Platforms that provide the ability and tools to create and publish information accessed via the INTERNET. Generally these platforms have three characteristics with content user generated, high degree of interaction between creator and viewer, and easily integrated with other sites.Sexual Behavior, Animal: Sexual activities of animals.Job Application: Process of applying for employment. It includes written application for employment or personal appearance.Guidelines as Topic: A systematic statement of policy rules or principles. Guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by convening expert panels. The text may be cursive or in outline form but is generally a comprehensive guide to problems and approaches in any field of activity. For guidelines in the field of health care and clinical medicine, PRACTICE GUIDELINES AS TOPIC is available.Diet, Cariogenic: A diet that contributes to the development and advancement of DENTAL CARIES.Sound Spectrography: The graphic registration of the frequency and intensity of sounds, such as speech, infant crying, and animal vocalizations.Food: Any substances taken in by the body that provide nourishment.New South Wales: A state in southeastern Australia. Its capital is Sydney. It was discovered by Captain Cook in 1770 and first settled at Botany Bay by marines and convicts in 1788. It was named by Captain Cook who thought its coastline resembled that of South Wales. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p840 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p377)Social Networking: Individuals connecting by family, work or other interests. It also includes connectivity facilitated by computer-based communications.Professional Misconduct: Violation of laws, regulations, or professional standards.Alcoholic Beverages: Drinkable liquids containing ETHANOL.VermontCharities: Social welfare organizations with programs designed to assist individuals in need.Victoria: A state in southeastern Australia, the southernmost state. Its capital is Melbourne. It was discovered in 1770 by Captain Cook and first settled by immigrants from Tasmania. In 1851 it was separated from New South Wales as a separate colony. Self-government was introduced in 1851; it became a state in 1901. It was named for Queen Victoria in 1851. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1295 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, p574)Beer: An alcoholic beverage usually made from malted cereal grain (as barley), flavored with hops, and brewed by slow fermentation.Deception: The act of deceiving or the fact of being deceived.Personnel Selection: The process of choosing employees for specific types of employment. The concept includes recruitment.ArkansasChild Nutrition Sciences: The study of NUTRITION PROCESSES as well as the components of food, their actions, interaction, and balance in relation to health and disease of children, infants or adolescents.Product Labeling: Use of written, printed, or graphic materials upon or accompanying a product or its container or wrapper. It includes purpose, effect, description, directions, hazards, warnings, and other relevant information.Suntan: An induced skin pigment (MELANIN) darkening after exposure to SUNLIGHT or ULTRAVIOLET RAYS. The degree of tanning depends on the intensity and duration of UV exposure, and genetic factors.Internet: A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.Nutritive Value: An indication of the contribution of a food to the nutrient content of the diet. This value depends on the quantity of a food which is digested and absorbed and the amounts of the essential nutrients (protein, fat, carbohydrate, minerals, vitamins) which it contains. This value can be affected by soil and growing conditions, handling and storage, and processing.Diphtheria-Tetanus Vaccine: A combined vaccine used to prevent infection with diphtheria and tetanus toxoid. This is used in place of DTP vaccine (DIPHTHERIA-TETANUS-PERTUSSIS VACCINE) when PERTUSSIS VACCINE is contraindicated.United States Food and Drug Administration: An agency of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE concerned with the overall planning, promoting, and administering of programs pertaining to maintaining standards of quality of foods, drugs, therapeutic devices, etc.Child Nutritional Physiological Phenomena: Nutritional physiology of children aged 2-12 years.Economics, Medical: Economic aspects of the field of medicine, the medical profession, and health care. It includes the economic and financial impact of disease in general on the patient, the physician, society, or government.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Pharmaceutical Preparations: Drugs intended for human or veterinary use, presented in their finished dosage form. Included here are materials used in the preparation and/or formulation of the finished dosage form.Carbonated Beverages: Drinkable liquids combined with or impregnated with carbon dioxide.Legislation as Topic: The enactment of laws and ordinances and their regulation by official organs of a nation, state, or other legislative organization. It refers also to health-related laws and regulations in general or for which there is no specific heading.Ethics, Pharmacy: The principles of proper professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the pharmacist, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the pharmacist in health care and interpersonal relations with patient families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)Drug Prescriptions: Directions written for the obtaining and use of DRUGS.Psychotropic Drugs: A loosely defined grouping of drugs that have effects on psychological function. Here the psychotropic agents include the antidepressive agents, hallucinogens, and tranquilizing agents (including the antipsychotics and anti-anxiety agents).Attitude: An enduring, learned predisposition to behave in a consistent way toward a given class of objects, or a persistent mental and/or neural state of readiness to react to a certain class of objects, not as they are but as they are conceived to be.Pharmaceutical Services, Online: Pharmacy services accessed via electronic means.Peer Review: An organized procedure carried out by a select committee of professionals in evaluating the performance of other professionals in meeting the standards of their specialty. Review by peers is used by editors in the evaluation of articles and other papers submitted for publication. Peer review is used also in the evaluation of grant applications. It is applied also in evaluating the quality of health care provided to patients.Health Food: A non-medical term defined by the lay public as a food that has little or no preservatives, which has not undergone major processing, enrichment or refinement and which may be grown without pesticides. (from Segen, The Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)Gryllidae: The family Gryllidae consists of the common house cricket, Acheta domesticus, which is used in neurological and physiological studies. Other genera include Gryllotalpa (mole cricket); Gryllus (field cricket); and Oecanthus (tree cricket).Students: Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.Acoustics: The branch of physics that deals with sound and sound waves. In medicine it is often applied in procedures in speech and hearing studies. With regard to the environment, it refers to the characteristics of a room, auditorium, theatre, building, etc. that determines the audibility or fidelity of sounds in it. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Organizations: Administration and functional structures for the purpose of collectively systematizing activities for a particular goal.Loratadine: A second-generation histamine H1 receptor antagonist used in the treatment of allergic rhinitis and urticaria. Unlike most classical antihistamines (HISTAMINE H1 ANTAGONISTS) it lacks central nervous system depressing effects such as drowsiness.New HampshireBibliometrics: The use of statistical methods in the analysis of a body of literature to reveal the historical development of subject fields and patterns of authorship, publication, and use. Formerly called statistical bibliography. (from The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)Cetirizine: A potent second-generation histamine H1 antagonist that is effective in the treatment of allergic rhinitis, chronic urticaria, and pollen-induced asthma. Unlike many traditional antihistamines, it does not cause drowsiness or anticholinergic side effects.Play and Playthings: Spontaneous or voluntary recreational activities pursued for enjoyment and accessories or equipment used in the activities; includes games, toys, etc.RussiaHistamine H1 Antagonists, Non-Sedating: A class of non-sedating drugs that bind to but do not activate histamine receptors (DRUG INVERSE AGONISM), thereby blocking the actions of histamine or histamine agonists. These antihistamines represent a heterogenous group of compounds with differing chemical structures, adverse effects, distribution, and metabolism. Compared to the early (first generation) antihistamines, these non-sedating antihistamines have greater receptor specificity, lower penetration of BLOOD-BRAIN BARRIER, and are less likely to cause drowsiness or psychomotor impairment.Adolescent Behavior: Any observable response or action of an adolescent.Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).Consumer Participation: Community or individual involvement in the decision-making process.Attitude to Health: Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.Drug Therapy: The use of DRUGS to treat a DISEASE or its symptoms. One example is the use of ANTINEOPLASTIC AGENTS to treat CANCER.Tobacco: A plant genus of the family SOLANACEAE. Members contain NICOTINE and other biologically active chemicals; its dried leaves are used for SMOKING.Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Food Preferences: The selection of one food over another.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Motor Vehicles: AUTOMOBILES, trucks, buses, or similar engine-driven conveyances. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Australia: The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.Tobacco Use Cessation: Ending the TOBACCO habits of smoking, chewing, or snuff use.Paternal Behavior: The behavior patterns associated with or characteristic of a father.Adolescent Psychology: Field of psychology concerned with the normal and abnormal behavior of adolescents. It includes mental processes as well as observable responses.Data Collection: Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.Areca: A plant genus of the family ARECACEAE. Members contain ARECOLINE and CATECHIN. The leaves and nuts have been used as masticatories, stimulants, and astringents in traditional medicine. The common name of betel is also used for PIPER BETLE. The common name of catechu is sometimes used for ACACIA CATECHU.Aging: The gradual irreversible changes in structure and function of an organism that occur as a result of the passage of time.Guideline Adherence: Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.Tobacco, Smokeless: Powdered or cut pieces of leaves of NICOTIANA TABACUM which are inhaled through the nose, chewed, or stored in cheek pouches. It includes any product of tobacco that is not smoked.Publishing: "The business or profession of the commercial production and issuance of literature" (Webster's 3d). It includes the publisher, publication processes, editing and editors. Production may be by conventional printing methods or by electronic publishing.Intention: What a person has in mind to do or bring about.Patient Selection: Criteria and standards used for the determination of the appropriateness of the inclusion of patients with specific conditions in proposed treatment plans and the criteria used for the inclusion of subjects in various clinical trials and other research protocols.South Australia: A state in south central Australia. Its capital is Adelaide. It was probably first visited by F. Thyssen in 1627. Later discoveries in 1802 and 1830 opened up the southern part. It became a British province in 1836 with this self-descriptive name and became a state in 1901. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1135)Conflict of Interest: A situation in which an individual might benefit personally from official or professional actions. It includes a conflict between a person's private interests and official responsibilities in a position of trust. The term is not restricted to government officials. The concept refers both to actual conflict of interest and the appearance or perception of conflict.IndiaTobacco Use Disorder: Tobacco used to the detriment of a person's health or social functioning. Tobacco dependence is included.Information Services: Organized services to provide information on any questions an individual might have using databases and other sources. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Electronic Mail: Messages between computer users via COMPUTER COMMUNICATION NETWORKS. This feature duplicates most of the features of paper mail, such as forwarding, multiple copies, and attachments of images and other file types, but with a speed advantage. The term also refers to an individual message sent in this way.Health Education: Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.Harm Reduction: The application of methods designed to reduce the risk of harm associated with certain behaviors without reduction in frequency of those behaviors. The risk-associated behaviors include ongoing and active addictive behaviors.Self Concept: A person's view of himself.Commerce: The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)Research Support as Topic: Financial support of research activities.Self-Help Groups: Organizations which provide an environment encouraging social interactions through group activities or individual relationships especially for the purpose of rehabilitating or supporting patients, individuals with common health problems, or the elderly. They include therapeutic social clubs.Cognition Disorders: Disturbances in mental processes related to learning, thinking, reasoning, and judgment.Plants, Toxic: Plants or plant parts which are harmful to man or other animals.Public Health: Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Child Behavior: Any observable response or action of a child from 24 months through 12 years of age. For neonates or children younger than 24 months, INFANT BEHAVIOR is available.History, 20th Century: Time period from 1901 through 2000 of the common era.Perception: The process by which the nature and meaning of sensory stimuli are recognized and interpreted.Universities: Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.Beverages: Liquids that are suitable for drinking. (From Merriam Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)CaliforniaProgram Evaluation: Studies designed to assess the efficacy of programs. They may include the evaluation of cost-effectiveness, the extent to which objectives are met, or impact.Patient Participation: Patient involvement in the decision-making process in matters pertaining to health.Reproduction: The total process by which organisms produce offspring. (Stedman, 25th ed)Regression Analysis: Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.Great BritainFollow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Physicians: Individuals licensed to practice medicine.Gastrointestinal Agents: Drugs used for their effects on the gastrointestinal system, as to control gastric acidity, regulate gastrointestinal motility and water flow, and improve digestion.Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Documentation: Systematic organization, storage, retrieval, and dissemination of specialized information, especially of a scientific or technical nature (From ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983). It often involves authenticating or validating information.Pilot Projects: Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.SwitzerlandAnalysis of Variance: A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.Motivation: Those factors which cause an organism to behave or act in either a goal-seeking or satisfying manner. They may be influenced by physiological drives or by external stimuli.Prevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Alcohol Drinking: Behaviors associated with the ingesting of alcoholic beverages, including social drinking.African Americans: Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.Papillomavirus Vaccines: Vaccines or candidate vaccines used to prevent PAPILLOMAVIRUS INFECTIONS. Human vaccines are intended to reduce the incidence of UTERINE CERVICAL NEOPLASMS, so they are sometimes considered a type of CANCER VACCINES. They are often composed of CAPSID PROTEINS, especially L1 protein, from various types of ALPHAPAPILLOMAVIRUS.Risk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.BrazilBiological Evolution: The process of cumulative change over successive generations through which organisms acquire their distinguishing morphological and physiological characteristics.Logistic Models: Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.Longitudinal Studies: Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.Sex Factors: Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.Cost-Benefit Analysis: A method of comparing the cost of a program with its expected benefits in dollars (or other currency). The benefit-to-cost ratio is a measure of total return expected per unit of money spent. This analysis generally excludes consideration of factors that are not measured ultimately in economic terms. Cost effectiveness compares alternative ways to achieve a specific set of results.Hispanic Americans: Persons living in the United States of Mexican (MEXICAN AMERICANS), Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or other Spanish culture or origin. The concept does not include Brazilian Americans or Portuguese Americans.Patient Acceptance of Health Care: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.Emotions: Those affective states which can be experienced and have arousing and motivational properties.Physician's Practice Patterns: Patterns of practice related to diagnosis and treatment as especially influenced by cost of the service requested and provided.Acoustic Stimulation: Use of sound to elicit a response in the nervous system.Neuropsychological Tests: Tests designed to assess neurological function associated with certain behaviors. They are used in diagnosing brain dysfunction or damage and central nervous system disorders or injury.Obesity: A status with BODY WEIGHT that is grossly above the acceptable or desirable weight, usually due to accumulation of excess FATS in the body. The standards may vary with age, sex, genetic or cultural background. In the BODY MASS INDEX, a BMI greater than 30.0 kg/m2 is considered obese, and a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2 is considered morbidly obese (MORBID OBESITY).Species Specificity: The restriction of a characteristic behavior, anatomical structure or physical system, such as immune response; metabolic response, or gene or gene variant to the members of one species. It refers to that property which differentiates one species from another but it is also used for phylogenetic levels higher or lower than the species.Treatment Outcome: Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
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  • Amid unprecedented recessionary headwinds caused by the coronavirus pandemic, China's total ad spending will downshift considerably, but remain in positive territory at 0.4% growth. (
  • WASHINGTON - U.S. import prices fell in August amid declines in the cost of petroleum products and food, suggesting imported inflation could remain subdued for a while. (
  • Its elegance, its engines, its exciting new features, make other cars seem ordinary Edsel advertisement, 1957 The Edsel was introduced amid considerable publicity on "E Day"-September 4, 1957. (
  • The Co-operative Bank has appointed MullenLowe London as its first ad agency since it was spun off from The Co-operative Group last year. (
  • In a tumultuous year for advertising, every market we cover except China will experience a decline in ad spending, and Google will see its first ever contraction in digital ad revenues. (
  • Our revised estimates for total ad spending in Canada this year show a big decline, mirroring what's expected overall for the Canadian economy. (
  • Total ad spending in France and Germany will fall this year, as a result of the pandemic. (
  • However, digital ad spend will grow marginally, by 0.3%, fueled by the impressive performance of video ad spending-up 15.0% this year. (
  • Outlays will increase by just 1.7% this year-read on to learn what that means for major ad channels and platforms. (
  • Last year, for the first time since the 1997-98 admission cycle, the number of applicants to law school declined, by 4.6 percent, and so far this year, the number has declined by 9.5 percent. (
  • At this point in the current admission cycle, the numbers have fallen to 60,397 from more than 66,000 at this time last year. (
  • The Graduate Management Admission Council, which administers the entrance examination for business schools, does not gather data on applications directly, but it reports that in the past three years, more than half of two-year M.B.A. programs had declines in applicants. (
  • Not including a pending transaction in which Comcast and Time Warner Cable expect to purchase Adelphia Communications, Comcast said it expected revenue to grow from 9 to 10 percent this year, about the same as in 2005. (
  • In July, The Times published a lengthy story that detailed the 66-year-old Puliafito's partying with much-younger drug abusers while he was dean. (
  • If you ask the NYPD, the 30-year New York City crime decline is over. (
  • It's just a three-year span, but from 2010 to 2012, U.S. CO2 emissions declined while both gross domestic product and the number of U.S. jobs rose. (
  • More than 500,000 international students are expected to study in Canada this year, in primary schools through to universities, more than four times as many as were here in 2000. (
  • Aggregate disbursements for the quarter declined 36 per cent to ₹5,663 crore as against ₹8,893 crore in the previous year. (
  • For a time, he said, it potentially could reduce the Weinsteins' bonuses - as much as $20 million a year each in the past - to nothing. (
  • This was a decline from the previous year, when display advertising fraud was reported at 11 percent and the fraud rate for desktop video was 23 percent. (
  • Fall is one of the most beautiful times of the year with the fall colors of the Tamarack trees reflecting in the water and the bright blue colors of the lake and the wonderful colors of the woods on my property. (
  • Additionally, my husband was laid off for a few weeks last year and although he did get a generous severance and found another job quickly, I was a stay-at-home mom at the time and we used some of our savings. (
  • Citing the murder of three Jewish children and a rabbi in Toulouse , France earlier this year, the ad says, "it is time for supporters of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS) to ask themselves what they did to contribute to the atmosphere of hate that spawned these and other murders of Jews. (
  • The trend in unknown antenatal HIV-infection status over time was evaluated by the Cochran-Mantel-Haenzsel test and multivariable logistic regression was used to determine the odds of unknown antenatal HIV-infection status by year of delivery. (
  • This time however, the wait was very long, over a year and during that time my health continued to decline. (
  • Any discussion of training the Swedish team would be incomplete without mention of Johnny Hilberath of Germany, who has worked with the FEI riders of southern Sweden for more than 10 years, visiting Flyinge for several days eight times per year. (
  • We found that people who exhibited higher repetitive negative thinking patterns experienced more cognitive decline over a four-year period. (
  • Facebook and Google between them took 68 percent of India's digital ad market last year, according to advertising buyer Magna. (
  • Indian users during the first half of this year spent more time on Google services than on Facebook services, according to estimates from audience measurement firm Comscore. (
  • Over the five years, testosterone levels did not decline significantly, only one percent per year. (
  • The three million year Quaternary period, the time of recognizable humans, is too small to be visible at this scale. (
  • Let's do some quick math: a 9% ad block rate in the U.S. applied to Forrester Research's 2013 forecast of approximately $15B in annual online display spending (banners, video ads, rich media, etc.) could potentially mean $1.5B dollars in blocked advertising per year. (
  • A recent Hebrew University of Jerusalem study found that sperm counts among Western men declined by 52% in the last 40 years and is falling by an average of 1.4% a year. (
  • A number of laws currently before courts, from those that ban abortion methods to those that attempt to impose strict time limits on the procedure, could trigger a Roe v. Wade ruling in the next year or two, Ms. Shumaker said. (
  • In March, the company reported that 27 people who received high doses of aducanumab for one year showed significantly less cognitive decline than people who received a placebo, and had less amyloid build-up in their brains. (
  • DEVCON report finds that the number of ad-threat JavaScript attacks in the US diminished year-over-year, but what attacks there were increased in sophistication. (
  • DEVCON found that, "a dramatic decline in the volume of many simplistic ad hacks over the last year. (
  • Lenses stored in both Optisol-GS and castor oil demonstrated a rapid decline in the concentration of glutathione within the first 24 hours after death. (
  • It's disconcerting to say the least to see such a rapid decline," said Chris Cahill, a PhD student and lead author of the study which has been published in the Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. (
  • The rapid decline was flagged up back in 2010 when an earlier survey revealed that general water pollution levels in 2007 were double that of government predictions (they had failed to include the 13.2 million metric tons produced by the agricultural industry). (
  • When comparing 191 individuals who never took a drug with anticholinergic properties with 679 who used such drugs, the investigators found medications with anticholinergic activity were associated with a more rapid decline in cognitive function. (
  • For patients with moderate AD, Wischik reported a roughly 5.5-point decline on ADAS-Cog for the placebo patients versus a 1.5-point decline in the treated groups, resulting in an approximately four-point treatment effect. (
  • By 50 weeks, people on placebo had declined seven points on ADAS-Cog and those on 60 mg MTC by one point, yielding a treatment effect size of about six points. (
  • According to a new study, these and other over-the-counter and prescription medications have anticholinergic activity that can cause cognitive decline and death in older adults. (
  • It's at the transition that our behavior is most likely to be hijacked by the highest priority event that happens to be in our brain at the time. (
  • Critical childhood vaccinations for hepatitis, measles, whooping cough and other diseases also declined significantly, a trend that had already begun to worry pediatricians earlier in the pandemic. (
  • After that, Wischik continued publishing in the tau field, though he has not reported new AD research findings in the public literature since 2001. (
  • Giuliani s ad is correct when it claims that crime was cut in half in his term, which ended in 2001. (
  • This observed decline in organic Facebook reach began in 2014, when Brian Boland, Facebook's VP of Advertising Technology (at the time), said Facebook is simply managing more ad content than it used to, and News Feed space is thus more competitive among marketers. (
  • SAN FRANCISCO/MUMBAI, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Google retains only a slight lead over Facebook in the competition for digital ad dollars in the crucial India market, sources familiar with the figures say, even though the search giant has been in the country far longer and has avoided the controversies that have dogged its rival. (
  • Facebook and Google declined to comment on Indian revenue figures or the competition between the two companies. (
  • Facebook is a far more user-friendly platform even though they haven't created features specifically for Indian advertisers," said Vikas Chawla, who runs a small ad-buying agency in India. (
  • Pinpointing younger consumers and rural populations is easier with Facebook and its Instagram app, he and other ad buyers said. (
  • And Facebook is succeeding in India, which boasts the fastest-growing digital ad market of any major economy, despite internal turmoil and political controversy. (
  • Eight Indian ad buyers interviewed by Reuters were divided on whether Facebook would overtake Google in Indian ad revenue. (
  • Over time, as you saw the growth of Facebook, the importance of WhatsApp and other tools in these new markets, and not the same adoption of Google, the company started to realize that maybe they had to change that approach," Mattos said. (
  • Proposals may be submitted at any time and applicants are normally informally notified of the likely outcome within three months. (
  • Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Co Ltd (CIFCL) on Wednesday reported a 85 per cent decline in net profit to ₹43 crore in the fourth quarter ended March, due to higher provision of ₹504 crore related to the COVID-19 pandemic and the possible macroeconomic threats. (
  • A team of scientists from Weill Cornell Medical College, Rockefeller University, the Mayo Clinic in Florida, and the McLaughlin Research Institute in Montana, have discovered that an innate immunity receptor, CD36, has a role in trafficking amyloid-beta in the blood vessel and has a direct role in the vascular accumulation of the toxic peptide contributing to the brain cell damage that leads to cognitive decline. (
  • But the AD pathology in the brain parenchyma was still progressing with massive amyloid-filled plaques. (
  • None as yet directly address tau pathology, the second hallmark of AD, and consensus is growing that truly effective, disease-modifying therapy will have to attack both amyloid and tau. (
  • The coronavirus pandemic has pushed UK ad spending into negative territory in 2020. (
  • Fears of infection, governmental measures restricting travel and access to public places, and the economic downturn will depress bookings, sales and ad spending in 2020 and beyond. (
  • The company conducted a Phase 2 study randomizing 321 people with mild or moderate AD to treatment with either placebo or one of three oral doses of MTC: 30 mg, 60 mg, or 100 mg three times a day. (
  • The fraud decline is particularly impressive considering that it occurred when digital advertising spending is expected to increase by 10 percent or more . (
  • This translated to an 81 percent reduction in the rate of decline on the higher dose, Wischik said. (
  • Though the survey has not been published in its entirety, statistics released paint an overwhelmingly dire picture: mangrove swamps have declined by 73 percent, coral reefs by 80 percent since the 50s and land reclamation has caused a decline in coastal wetlands of 57 percent. (
  • You will receive emails containing news content , updates and promotions from The New York Times. (
  • Chief among them has been New York Times columnist and Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman, who has dismantled much of the naysayers' arguments. (
  • In a sign of growing desperation among anti-Palestinian groups, a New York Times ad published today likens the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement to the Holocaust. (
  • Article: You Won't ReadThis in the New York Times! (
  • Perhaps Doug Page and I should have come directly to OpEdNews and not wasted our time with the New York Times. (
  • was on the New York Times web site for about an hour. (
  • Frank Bruni on Paula Deen in the New York Times . (
  • The Decline and Fall of the English Major ," by Verlyn Klinkenborg in the New York Times . (
  • The Humanist Vocation ," by David Brooks in the New York Times . (
  • These technologies have been around for a while, but the conversation spiked recently with an article in the New York Times , Ad Blocking Raises Alarm Among Firms Like Google . (
  • The lower click-throughs and cost increase occurred at a time when Facebook's top advertisers have increased their spend tenfold, according to the Webtrends study. (
  • An earlier study by the same authors found evidence that the relationship between the number of an individual article's citations and the Impact Factor of its publishing journal has been declining since 1991. (
  • In a study covering five different periods of history, from 300 AD to the present day, and geographically spread across much of Europe, scientists have extracted the mitochondrial DNA from a sizable number of individuals in an effort to examine changes in diversity. (
  • People aged 85 and older whose total cholesterol had increased from their levels at midlife had a reduced risk for marked cognitive decline, compared with those a decade younger whose cholesterol was similarly elevated, Mount Sinai researchers report in a new study. (
  • The aim of the study was to examine the time dependent effect of post mortem conditions on the concentration of glutathione and the ratio between oxidized and reduced glutathione using the rat as a model. (
  • So-called sleep inefficiency, or spending too much time wide awake in bed, was associated with a 24% greater chance of cognitive decline, the study team reports in Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, & Psychiatry. (
  • Per a CDC study in September, 8% of adults had at one time used an electronic cigarette. (
  • Scientific reports appear to back the industry's claims: A 2006 study by Indiana University, a 2010 study by the University of Connecticut and a 2011 study at the University of Texas at Austin each found that low-fat chocolate milk aided in recovery between workouts, and the development of lean muscle over time. (
  • Our study looked at 292 older adults aged 55+ from the PREVENT-AD project in Canada. (
  • In reviewing 2,038 patients with pre- and post-ART CD4 trajectories, the study finds that the patients with the slowest CD4 decline have the worst immunologic response to ART. (
  • The New York study followed the same cohort (from Washington Heights, a neighborhood in north Manhattan) but addressed physical activity in relation to diet, to see whether each could separately influence AD risk. (
  • the only study to date that had looked at Mediterranean diet and AD risk-could hold up in a different population. (
  • The first thing that absolutely leaps off the page is that there's a much larger number of AD cases and vastly more follow-up time in the New York study," Blacker told ARF. (
  • At the meeting, Lilly showed that giving the drug to the 'late start' group slowed their cognitive decline to match the rate seen in the 440 people who had been treated for the entire study. (
  • This latest study, however, is the first to identify a possible link between use of drugs with anticholinergic activity with both cognitive decline and death in older adults. (
  • In this study, 400 individuals with mild to moderate AD will participate at approximately 53 study sites throughout the US for 18 months. (
  • From the perspective of AD researchers, the sponsors of the new drug burst on the scene out of left field, with eight abstracts at ICAD and a press briefing that garnered multiple television interviews (see, e.g. (
  • Researchers pored over old interviews that Trump gave to several late-night television hosts during his time as a real estate developer in New York City and compared those to his more recent speeches and interviews given as president, reports STAT. (
  • The independent effects of diet and exercise on AD risk remained even after the researchers controlled for a laundry list of potential confounders-including gender, ethnicity, education, apolipoprotein E (ApoE) genotype, smoking, depression, total caloric intake, and body-mass index. (
  • Researchers determined that a higher baseline SPARE-AD score predicted worsening cognitive performance over time, even in those patients with normal cognition at baseline. (
  • An association between a polymorphism of the adenosine A 2A receptor (A 2A R) encoding gene- ADORA2A , and hippocampal volume in AD patients was recently described. (
  • Now, it's up to publishers and advertisers to educate the world about the long-term implications of widespread ad blocking and how it would go hand-in-hand with the loss of free content. (
  • The demand for Collective Evolution's content is bigger than ever, except ad agencies and social media keep cutting our revenues. (
  • Zenil and his colleagues have now found that our ability to think up random sequences peaks when we reach 25 before declining with age. (
  • There were 2,241 reported cases between July 20 and 26 -- a 7% decline from the previous week's 2,409. (
  • Consider browsing this week's JAMA over a glass of wine-not just because two papers seem to tout the Mediterranean diet, but because it may take time to digest and appreciate their nuanced conclusions. (
  • So, for example, if you never, ever, interact with photos in your News Feed, Facebook's algorithm will pick up on that and show you fewer photos over time. (
  • Google's India workforce has more than doubled since to more than 4,000 employees, or about eight times Facebook's presence, according to a tally of LinkedIn profiles and company statements. (
  • For the remainder of the observational period glutathione slowly declined an additional 4,9% for Optisol-GS and 8,9% for castor oil. (
  • While within the broad range of "archaeology" the focus is on projects judged to be significant from an anthropological perspective, the Program sets no priorities based on time period, geographic region or specific research topic. (
  • The report found .07% of ads over this time period contained malicious code in 2019, as opposed to 1.25% in 2018. (
  • It may be that the increased attention to the problem and adoption of security tools could also be dissuading cybercriminals who have previously experienced easier environments for cybercrime in this time period. (
  • Following the Pre-History period, the period of recorded history produced a more coherent body of work that has passed down to modern times, although history was certainly being recorded long before this time. (
  • To describe common clinical characteristics and treatment outcomes of patients with amnestic mild cognitive impairment (aMCI) or early AD who also have epilepsy or subclinical epileptiform activity. (
  • he showed results stratified by mild and moderate AD. (
  • For patients with mild AD, there was no difference between the groups at six months. (
  • For the 50-week time point, Wischik presented pooled results of mild to moderate patients. (
  • Unsatisfied with blaming supporters of Palestinian rights in general of aiding and abetting murder, the ad names specific professors whom it holds responsible, and calls on them to be "publicly shamed and condemned for the crimes their hatred incites. (
  • In fact, the city is still in the midst of a record-setting trend for consecutive years of declining violent crimes. (
  • Puliafito was the subject of a Times investigation that found he regularly abused methamphetamine and other drugs and associated with addicts and prostitutes. (
  • They also found that the proportion of best-cited articles in journals with high IF has been declining as well since that time (Lozano, Larivière & Gingras, 2012). (
  • For example, a recent survey of a large German health insurance company found that up to 80% of the general population feel distressed frequently, and 30% feel distressed most of the time [ 1 ]. (
  • In fairness to Trump, he's 70, so some decline in his cognitive functioning over time would be expected. (
  • When I did this now I said, I probably, maybe will confuse people, maybe I'll expand that, you know, lengthen the time because it should be over with, in my opinion, should have been over with a long time ago," Trump said to Holt, according to a CNN transcript of the interview. (
  • This report examines pain points of modern-day parenthood-from work/life balance to screen time to division of household labor-which were plentiful before the coronavirus pandemic (though aggravated by it) and will persist beyond it. (
  • The coronavirus pandemic is putting a major dent in US digital ad spending growth. (
  • Even as consumers transitioned en masse to ecommerce during the pandemic, the drag caused by multiple recessions internationally has reduced the overall outlook. (
  • When the pandemic began, some experts predicted that a decline in care would be followed by a boom in demand. (
  • This report explores the impact COVID-19 will have on our latest regional estimates and trends for total media, traditional media, digital and mobile ad spending in six markets in Latin America: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Peru. (
  • With this in mind, we're pleased to see ad fraud rates decline in the ANA 2016-2017 Bot Baseline Report. (
  • The report said 3.6 times as much ad fraud came from sourced than non-sourced traffic. (
  • The report "shows a persistent decline in infant deaths. (
  • We report key features of AD-related seizures and epileptiform activity that are instructive for clinical practice and highlight similarities between AD and transgenic animal models of the disease. (
  • The CDC report relies on states to voluntarily report their abortion totals and related information to the federal government agency, and California and New Hampshire have not reported accurate abortion totals for some time, as has Wyoming. (
  • The report thinks that the security of the ad ecosystem may be influenced by market-based factors. (
  • We report, for the first time, a significant overexpression of A 2A R in hippocampal neurons of aged humans, which is aggravated in AD patients. (
  • It was the third time a brown tide had ever occurred, and was the largest the world had ever seen. (
  • The tide began in 2009, and the country immediately saw a decline in its scallop, oyster and mussel farming. (
  • Craig Moffett, who covers the cable industry for Sanford C. Bernstein, an investment research firm, called that target a "question mark" because it was several percentage points below recent growth rates at two Comcast rivals, Time Warner Cable and Cablevision, which have moved into the Internet phone business more quickly than Comcast has. (
  • The Fed cut rates in July for the first time since 2008. (
  • Electronic cigarettes are viewed by tobacco companies as a solid hedge against a five-decade decline in adult smoking rates. (
  • Tompkins said DiNapoli has his own plan to amortize or "smooth" pension rates, which would allow localities to build up reserves over time. (
  • If you've got a mortgage, or if you're considering to make a major purchase, or you're a business and you're considering making an investment, you can be confident that interest rates will be low for a long time. (
  • Shortly after the first ads appeared online, coders began building ad-blocking software to keep the Internet ad free. (
  • Although the Iranian peoples had existed in the area south of the Caspian Sea (Iranian Plateau) from pre-historic times, their major influence began when the Medes united them in 625 BC allowing them to sweep away the Assyrian Empire shortly after, when Cyaxares (625-585 BC) led the invasion in 612 BC. (
  • It may be that a surge in popularity a few years ago has, perversely, led to the current decline in interest in law schools, said David E. Kelley, creator and producer of the television show "Boston Legal" and himself a lawyer. (
  • those aren't traits we associate with someone doing prison time. (
  • Co-author Malaz Boustani, MD, Indiana University School of Medicine associate professor of medicine, and research scientist with the IU Center for Aging Research, pointed out that "clinicians need to review the cumulative anticholinergic burden in people presenting with cognitive impairment to determine if the drugs are causing decline in mental status. (