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  • Biomedical
  • eLife is a unique collaboration between funders and practitioners of research to communicate influential discoveries in the life and biomedical sciences in the most effective way. (inasp.info)
  • mother's
  • There was built a net of specialized departments and institutions of protection of maternity and infancy, devoted to learn causes of children and mother's morbidity and mortality, to develop a scientific basis for organization of treatments and prophylactics, and to prepare qualified medical specialists. (wikipedia.org)
  • Families
  • It is common knowledge that due to poor dietary choices and limited sources children of economically disadvantaged families are more likely to be overweight than their age-mates coming from better social backgrounds. (blogspot.com)
  • In addition to describing the design and construction of family homes, this book is a manifesto of Bevier's views on the importance of applying science to the challenges faced by families and to the importance of educating women. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • Nearly two-thirds of American children in the early 1900s suffered from rickets, a devastating bone disease caused by a deficiency in vitamin D, according to The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. (meadjohnson.com)
  • Conducting phase II - IV clinical trials for the pharmaceutical industry with 10 years experience in psychiatric populations, now with new facilities for trials in infectious diseases, diabetes, premenstrual dysphoria, hypertension, and functional bowel disorders of both children and adults-Kelowna, BC. (dmoztools.net)
  • Currently, HMU has five postdoctoral research programs in preventive medicine, clinical medicine, basic medical sciences, biology, and pharmacy, one research program in clinical pharmacy and pharmacology, and the postdoctoral research program in collaboration with Zhonglong Enterprises. (wikipedia.org)
  • welfare
  • In how far the results of a study working with Dutch children (living in a "welfare state") are representative of the situation in other industrialized nations, where the gap between the poor and the rich is much wider, yet seems questionable. (blogspot.com)
  • family
  • Presumably all family members eat the same foods and thus child-oriented dietary counselling also affects parents' diets. (eurekalert.org)
  • This work demonstrated the value of applying science to home and family life. (wikipedia.org)
  • Faculty
  • In 1971 with a reorganization, the former schools were given faculty status and thus they became the Faculty of Dentistry, Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Pharmacy and Faculty of Science. (wikipedia.org)
  • In I982 the former faculties were reorganized as the Faculty of Letters, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Fine Arts, Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences and the State Conservatory was affiliated to Hacettepe University. (wikipedia.org)
  • molecular
  • Featured in the film are writer Jenny Splitter, neuroscientist Alison Bernstein, plant geneticist Anastasia Bodnar, molecular geneticist Layla Katiraee, and science communicator Kavin Senapathy. (wikipedia.org)
  • maternity
  • This cohort study involved 1,344 mother-child pairs selected from maternity hospitals in Feira de Santana, Bahia, Brazil. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Finally, the new government became aware of the issues of 20s years of last century (the huge amount of orphans and homeless children) and identified the problem of maternity and infancy as the most socially important. (wikipedia.org)
  • overweight
  • Notably, the study included a representative sample of children across several school districts in Massachusetts with 30 percent of the study participants being overweight or obese. (tufts.edu)
  • milk
  • Following Recolac, Mead Johnson introduced Sobee Powder, which included soybean flour instead of cow's milk as its protein source, to offer an option for children with cow's milk protein allergy. (meadjohnson.com)
  • researchers
  • Information about Medicine and Health Sciences specific online resources that are open access so available to all researchers in developing and emerging countries. (inasp.info)
  • associate
  • The goal of HLI is to turn goals and ideas into action by identifying the resources and expertise already in place within communities," said Ann Cohen, HLI co-director and associate state nutrition specialist in the MU College of Human Environmental Sciences. (bio-medicine.org)
  • education
  • They are looking forward to developing wellness policies that will charge local school districts with setting targets for nutrition education (Cooper, 84). (wikipedia.org)
  • Hacettepe Institutes of Higher Education formed the core of Hacettepe University, and the Faculties of Medicine, Science and Engineering, and Social and Administrative sciences were established. (wikipedia.org)
  • dietary
  • The current study examined whether the long-term dietary intervention focused on children was also associated with parental dietary intake and cardiometabolic risk factors over two decades of follow-up. (eurekalert.org)
  • Dr Jaakkola concluded: "Our study emphasises that long-term dietary counselling directed at children may be an efficient way to also improve the diets of parents. (eurekalert.org)
  • care
  • The huge staff, consisted of 28 physicians, 2 paramedics, 56 sisters of mercy, 2 masseurs, 232 nurses, 22 ward workers,6 workers of desinfection block, and 149 lower workers, was intended to provide the best possible care of sick children. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • Counselling was first given only to the parents, and from the age of seven years, the children were also met alone. (eurekalert.org)
  • Over the course of more than 100 years, Mead Johnson has introduced a wide range of innovative infants feeding products, pharmaceuticals and enteral and parenteral nutrition products. (meadjohnson.com)
  • Another estimate also by WHO states that childhood underweight is the cause for about 35% of all deaths of children under the age of five years worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • economic
  • Children who are undernourished are more likely to be short in adulthood, have lower educational achievement and economic status, and give birth to smaller infants. (wikipedia.org)
  • Killer
  • In her book, Whitewash: The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science, Carey Gillam accused the Science Moms team of having ties to Monsanto, alleging that they "post favorable industry information on an array of websites while appearing to be independent of industry influence. (wikipedia.org)
  • life
  • The company's mission is to nourish the world's children for the best start in life. (rb.com)
  • The educational experiences that changed the course of her professional life began when she enrolled in a summer chemistry course at the Case School for Applied Science (today known as Case Western Reserve University). (wikipedia.org)
  • In QS 2010 University ranking it is ranked 285 in the field of life sciences and medicine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Technology
  • BioMed Central is an STM (Science, Technology and Medicine) publisher of 257 peer-reviewed open access journals. (inasp.info)
  • Science & Technology Australia is an organisation representing the interests of about 68,000 Australian scientists and technologists, and promoting their views on a wide range of policy issues to the Australian Government, Australian industry, and the Australian community. (wikipedia.org)
  • Science & Technology Australia (STA) is Australia's peak body in science and technology and epresents about 70,000 Australian scientists and technologists working across all scientific disciplines. (wikipedia.org)
  • STA is a regular contributor to debate on public policy, with a mission to bring together scientists, governments, industry and the broader community to advance the role, reputation and impact of science and technology across the nation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Science & Technology Australia members are societies and organisations that represent the professional interests of scientists and technologists across Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1984 the School of Health services and in 1989 the School of Sport Sciences and Technology were established. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Teachers participating in the evaluation found that Nutrition Pathfinders strengthens valuable skills including self-responsibility, language arts, and basic computer and keyboarding skills. (eurekalert.org)
  • genetic
  • The acquisition of traits, characteristics and disorders from parents to their children by transmission of genetic information. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Brendan Fraser and Keri Russell play John Crowley and his wife, Aileen, a Portland couple with two of their three children suffering from Pompe disease, a genetic anomaly that typically kills most before a child's tenth birthday. (wikipedia.org)
  • Genetic screening of newborns and children in the field of predictive medicine is deemed appropriate if there is a compelling clinical reason to do so, such as the availability of prevention or treatment as a child that would prevent future disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additionally, new tests from Genetic Technologies LTD and Phenogen Sciences Inc. comparing non-coding DNA to a woman's lifetime exposure to estrogen can now determine a woman's probability of developing estrogen positive breast cancer also known as sporadic breast cancer (the most prevalent form of breast cancer). (wikipedia.org)
  • Aside from genetic testing, predictive medicine utilizes a wide variety of tools to predict health and disease, including assessments of exercise, nutrition, spirituality, quality of life, and so on. (wikipedia.org)
  • infant
  • There is also the extremely rare and poorly understood "Syndrome X," whereby a person remains physically and mentally an infant or child throughout one's life. (wikipedia.org)
  • show
  • This summer the movement is planning its first summer camp to show youngsters a new kind of "happy meal" - one that comes from farmers' markets and relies on familiar food traditions. (nbcnews.com)
  • Over 35 percent of children under the age of 5 in sub-Saharan Africa show physical signs of malnutrition. (wikipedia.org)
  • practice
  • Child marriage should be seen as a form of modern slavery and is tantamount to sanctioning child rape, the African Union's goodwill ambassador said at a conference on ending the practice. (kff.org)
  • The findings in this New England Journal of Medicine are special because prior randomized controlled trials indicated that the nasal spray vaccine (FluMist)-also called live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV)-would work well to protect children and teens from the flu, whereas in actual practice we found that the flu shot worked much better, particularly against the predominant strain, A(H1N1)pdm09. (medicalresearch.com)
  • social
  • Low levels of vitamin D during pregnancy and breast feeding may be related to an unusual pattern of brain development that can lead to differences in social behaviour of children in later life, according to a study published in the Journal of Endocrinology . (eurekalert.org)
  • research
  • Emily T. Martin has received research funds from the Multiparty Group for Advice on Science. (medicalresearch.com)
  • Julia Belluz will sift through the research and consult with experts in the field to figure out how science can help us live happier and healthier lives. (pressfrom.com)
  • Adapted by Robert Nelson Jacobs from the nonfiction book The Cure: How a Father Raised $100 Million-and Bucked the Medical Establishment-in a Quest to Save His Children by the Pulitzer Prize journalist Geeta Anand, the film is also an examination of how medical research is conducted and financed. (wikipedia.org)
  • transmission
  • Depletion of macronutrients and micronutrients promotes viral replication that contributes to greater risks of HIV transmission from mother-to-child as well as those through sexual transmission. (wikipedia.org)
  • Increased mother-to-child transmission is related to specific deficiencies in micronutrients such as vitamin A. Further, anemia, a decrease in the number of red blood cells, increases viral shedding in the birth canal, which also increases risk of mother-to-child transmission. (wikipedia.org)
  • girls
  • Nyaradzayi Gumbonzvanda said child marriage inflicted life-long trauma on many girls and far more must be done to address its psychosocial impact…" (Batha, 5/20). (kff.org)
  • drug
  • A U.S. group is trying to block patents in five countries for Gilead Sciences Inc.'s costly hepatitis C drug Sovaldi, in a bid to give almost 60 million afflicted people access to cheaper generic versions. (kff.org)
  • study
  • He has been the president of such societies as International Association of Liver Diseases, Asian Pacific Association for the Study of Liver, Indian Society of Gastroenterology and Nutrition Society of India (1995-99) and the vice-president of the World Gastroenterology Organisation. (wikipedia.org)