Saturday, August 20, 2005


Sexual violence lead to high HIV infection rates in Zimbabwe
People's Daily Online, China - Aug 19, 2005 Lack of wide scale programs to address cross-generational sex and sexual violence has led to high HIV infection rate among young women in Zimbabwe, a study by

New HIV super-infection case found
Gay.com UK, UK - Aug 19, 2005 The patient was originally diagnosed positive in November 2001 and reported what sounded like symptoms of new HIV infection the previous April.

Inquest is told of infection risk
BBC Birmingham, UK - Aug 17, 2005 A mother-of-four who died from blood clots on her lungs was sent home from hospital because of a "substantial risk" of infection, an inquest heard.

Schools turn off fountains, hand out cleaner to fight infection
Belleville News-Democrat, IL - Aug 19, 2005 Missouri community Fredericktown are packing bottled water along with their regular school supplies, as the community works to curb an intestinal infection.


Facts of life Silver among the gold
Yemen Times, Yemen - Aug 4, 2005 of grey hair derives in large part from the admixture of pigmented and white hair, it is important to note that individual hair follicles can indeed

Shaggy-haired mice aid cell-aging research Unexpected results hint
San Francisco Chronicle, United States - Aug 17, 2005 Kavita Sarin and colleagues reported today that a key component of the enzyme, known as telomerase, can switch on stem cells resting in mouse hair follicles.

Head of hair hope for acid victim
BBC News, UK - Aug 10, 2005 for. "Too much tension can be put on the hair follicles, which can stop them growing, or the skin may not stretch far enough.". He

Outdoors With Don
KPCnews.com, IN - Aug 5, 2005 is not enough to simply set it in the garage on a cold concrete floor, said Rust, who further explained that bacteria gets into the hair follicles in that

A hairy kinase
Journal of Cell Biology - Aug 15, 2005 to produce the hair. Throughout normal adult life, hair follicles undergo cycles of growth and shrinkage. In the sgk3 mutant, the

Acne agony
Indiavarta.com, India - Aug 19, 2005 The oil is broken down into free fatty acids by bacterial enzymes, which causes skin inflammation and abnormal plugging of the oil glands and hair follicles.

Sgk3 links growth factor signaling to maintenance of progenitor
Journal of Cell Biology - Aug 15, 2005 Hair follicles undergo cycles of proliferation and apoptotic regression, offering an excellent paradigm to study how this transition is governed.

Real Hair Solutions for Thin, Flat Hair
Bella Online - Aug 15, 2005 We are born with the genetic disposition to produce a certain number of hair follicles and the use of salves and preparations will not increase that number.

Effects of Telomerase and Telomere Length on Epidermal Stem Cell
Science Magazine (subscription) - Aug 18, 2005 1B, fig. S1A, and SOM Text) (19). Interestingly, G1 Terc / hair follicles contained significantly more LRCs than did Terc +/+ follicles (Fig.

Sweat? You bet
PensacolaNewsJournal.com, FL - Aug 17, 2005 Located in the layer of the skin called the dermis and in nerve endings and hair follicles, a sweat gland is a long, coiled hollow tube of cells that works to


Characterization of a Chronic Infection in an Internally
RedNova.com, TX - Aug 7, 2005 One established property of Staphylococci is their ability to use quorum-sensing communication mechanisms to form and maintain a biofilm on a fixation device.

Nabi Biopharmaceuticals Initiates Phase I Study of Staphylococcus
Yahoo News (press release) - Jul 21, 2005 volunteers. While there are numerous species of Staphylococci, three species are responsible for almost all S. aureus infections.

Antiseptic Resistance: What Do We Know and What Does It Mean?
RedNova.com, TX - Jul 30, 2005 Plasmid-associated nonsusceptibility in staphylococci has been demonstrated for cationic biocides such as chlorhexidine gluconate and quaternary ammonium


Antiseptic Resistance: What Do We Know and What Does It Mean?
RedNova.com, TX - Jul 30, 2005 Plasmid-associated nonsusceptibility in staphylococci has been demonstrated for cationic biocides such as chlorhexidine gluconate and quaternary ammonium

Characterization of a Chronic Infection in an Internally
RedNova.com, TX - Aug 7, 2005 One established property of Staphylococci is their ability to use quorum-sensing communication mechanisms to form and maintain a biofilm on a fixation device.

Nabi Biopharmaceuticals Initiates Phase I Study of Staphylococcus
Yahoo News (press release) - Jul 21, 2005 volunteers. While there are numerous species of Staphylococci, three species are responsible for almost all S. aureus infections.


Antiseptic Resistance: What Do We Know and What Does It Mean?
RedNova.com, TX - Jul 30, 2005 Plasmid-associated nonsusceptibility in staphylococci has been demonstrated for cationic biocides such as chlorhexidine gluconate and quaternary ammonium

Nabi Biopharmaceuticals Initiates Phase I Study of Staphylococcus
Yahoo News (press release) - Jul 21, 2005 volunteers. While there are numerous species of Staphylococci, three species are responsible for almost all S. aureus infections.

Characterization of a Chronic Infection in an Internally
RedNova.com, TX - Aug 7, 2005 One established property of Staphylococci is their ability to use quorum-sensing communication mechanisms to form and maintain a biofilm on a fixation device.


PAVEY WITHDRAWS AFTER INFECTION
Sportinglife.com, UK - Aug 17, 2005 Jo Pavey will miss Friday's Zurich Golden League meeting and the Norwich Union British Grand Prix in Sheffield on Sunday with a kidney infection.

Flawed code throttled spread of Zotob variants
CNET News.com - Aug 19, 2005 said that coding errors caused a few variants of the worm to send computers into a reboot loop, which meant they spent very little time spreading the infection

Sexual violence lead to high HIV infection rates in Zimbabwe
People's Daily Online, China - 20 hours ago Lack of wide scale programs to address cross-generational sex and sexual violence has led to high HIV infection rate among young women in Zimbabwe, a study by


Back To School Stress Can Trigger Acne Problems
eMaxHealth.com, NC - Aug 8, 2005 "Teens are more prone to this type of outbreak because of hormonal changes.". Acne begins when hair follicles become blocked with excess skin cells.

Sweat? You bet
PensacolaNewsJournal.com, FL - Aug 17, 2005 Located in the layer of the skin called the dermis and in nerve endings and hair follicles, a sweat gland is a long, coiled hollow tube of cells that works to

Facts of life Silver among the gold
Yemen Times, Yemen - Aug 4, 2005 of grey hair derives in large part from the admixture of pigmented and white hair, it is important to note that individual hair follicles can indeed

Hair transplantation to fight baldness
Deccan Herald, India - Aug 18, 2005 Whereas in micro transplantation, more numbers of incisions are done uniformly and a few hair follicles are rooted inside them giving a uniform growth of hair.

Panacea Biotec to develop hair loss cure
Sify, India - Aug 12, 2005 The patent-protected technology for actin-binding peptide/poly peptide from NIH stimulates hair growth and regenerates lost hair follicles.

A hairy kinase
Journal of Cell Biology - Aug 15, 2005 to produce the hair. Throughout normal adult life, hair follicles undergo cycles of growth and shrinkage. In the sgk3 mutant, the

Effects of Telomerase and Telomere Length on Epidermal Stem Cell
Science Magazine (subscription) - Aug 18, 2005 1B, fig. S1A, and SOM Text) (19). Interestingly, G1 Terc / hair follicles contained significantly more LRCs than did Terc +/+ follicles (Fig.

Gade's affair with eyebrows
Fiji Times, Fiji - Jul 25, 2005 Usually, people have threading done on eyebrows (to give it a better shape), upper lip and throat to remove unwanted hair follicles.

Fathers Beware - The Child May Not Be Yours
Prudent Press Agency (press release), Netherlands - Aug 19, 2005 that more and more concerned fathers are visiting clinics or sending for testing kits and providing samples (check swabs, hair follicles) from themselves and

Sgk3 links growth factor signaling to maintenance of progenitor
Journal of Cell Biology - Aug 15, 2005 Hair follicles undergo cycles of proliferation and apoptotic regression, offering an excellent paradigm to study how this transition is governed.


Anti-inflammatory activity of Alzheimer's disease drugs discovered
Xagena.it, Italy - 15 hours ago The mechanism of anti-Alzheimer's disease drugs that inhibits the production of a destructive, inflammation-causing protein in the brain has been revealed by

New Patents Strengthen EntreMed Position in Cancer and
Yahoo News (press release) - Aug 17, 2005 (Nasdaq: ENMD - News), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and inflammation, today announced the

New Drug may Reduce Inflammation During Heart Surgery
Ivanhoe - Jul 20, 2005 By Heather Kohn, Ivanhoe Health Correspondent. ORLANDO, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) -- A new drug is under study that may reduce the inflammation associated with

Looking at autoimmune diabetes, literally
Medical News Today (press release), UK - Aug 19, 2005 and colleagues from Joslin diabetes Center describe a novel magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) strategy to non-invasively monitor autoimmune inflammation in the

Johnson MRI shows inflammation; next start still questionable
Fall River Herald News, MA - Aug 8, 2005 Bronx, NY (Sports Network) - New York Yankees pitcher Randy Johnson had an MRI on his sore back Monday, and it showed inflammation of the lumbar spine.

Inflammation marker C-reactive protein key in heart disease risk
Health Sentinel - Aug 4, 2005 Chronic, low-grade inflammation is now being considered by an ever-increasing number of scientists as a major cause of diseases not only for obvious diseases


Salon mishap nets local woman $12K
Daily News Tribune, MA - Aug 10, 2005 The Brazilian woman said she suffered a condition called folliculitis on her legs and had to undergo hospital care and receive intravenous treatment.

No-beard policy for cops cost city 316G
Philadelphia Daily News, PA - Aug 17, 2005 Each of them suffers from a skin condition, pseudo-folliculitis barbae, or PFB, a condition that many African-American men have to endure.

Tetrasil Combats Cold Sores With Fast Acting Natural Remedy
Press Dispensary, UK - Jul 26, 2005 as combating cold sores, Tetrasil has also been found to provide fast relief from: infected wounds, insect bites, burns, bedsores, Folliculitis, yeast infection


No-beard policy for cops cost city 316G
Philadelphia Daily News, PA - Aug 17, 2005 Each of them suffers from a skin condition, pseudo-folliculitis barbae, or PFB, a condition that many African-American men have to endure.

Salon mishap nets local woman $12K
Daily News Tribune, MA - Aug 10, 2005 The Brazilian woman said she suffered a condition called folliculitis on her legs and had to undergo hospital care and receive intravenous treatment.

Tetrasil Combats Cold Sores With Fast Acting Natural Remedy
Press Dispensary, UK - Jul 26, 2005 as combating cold sores, Tetrasil has also been found to provide fast relief from: infected wounds, insect bites, burns, bedsores, Folliculitis, yeast infection

Ask The Doctor: Brittle nail occur due to iron, not calcium
Peninsula On-line, Qatar - Jul 26, 2005 It sometimes causes irritations (folliculitis) which appear in the form of small boils in certain individuals. In such people waxing should be avoided.

Pool testers take a dip for safety
News & Observer, NC - Jul 31, 2005 as "swimmer's ear." Can also cause eye infections, particularly for those wearing contact lenses, and an infection of hair follicles known as folliculitis.

A bit of Zen
Rappahannock News, VA - Jul 21, 2005 facial, steam, massage and manicure package, with more masculine herbs and skin treatment that is geared toward helping prevent razor burn and folliculitis.


Back To School Stress Can Trigger Acne Problems
eMaxHealth.com, NC - Aug 8, 2005 "Teens are more prone to this type of outbreak because of hormonal changes.". Acne begins when hair follicles become blocked with excess skin cells.

Outdoors With Don
KPCnews.com, IN - Aug 5, 2005 is not enough to simply set it in the garage on a cold concrete floor, said Rust, who further explained that bacteria gets into the hair follicles in that


Staph Infection Cases Increase
KTEN, TX - Aug 17, 2005 An unnoticed but common infection has recently caused a great deal of concern for a number of Texomans north of the Red River. KTEN s Eric Egan reports.

Worm Infection Minor
Hartford Courant, United States - Aug 18, 2005 hackers unleashed new variants of a computer worm that attacks a vulnerability in Microsoft Corp.'s Windows 2000 operating system, but infection rates appeared

Infection fear two in hospital
The Age (subscription), Australia - 5 hours ago By Chris Evans. Two pupils of an independent primary school near Riddells Creek, north-west of Melbourne, are in hospital with meningococcal disease.

Inmates battle drug-defying infection
London Free Press, Canada - Aug 16, 2005 The three inmates at the Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre were diagnosed with a so-called MRSA infection, or methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus, which

Prospects for slashing the impact of malaria with old drug
Medical News Today (press release), UK - Aug 18, 2005 tablet to an apparently healthy child during their routine infant immunization visits dramatically reduced the impact of any subsequent malaria infection.

Sexual violence lead to high HIV infection rates in Zimbabwe
People's Daily Online, China - 13 hours ago Lack of wide scale programs to address cross-generational sex and sexual violence has led to high HIV infection rate among young women in Zimbabwe, a study by


Staph Infection Cases Increase
KTEN, TX - Aug 17, 2005 An unnoticed but common infection has recently caused a great deal of concern for a number of Texomans north of the Red River. KTEN s Eric Egan reports.

Schools turn off fountains, hand out cleaner to fight infection
Belleville News-Democrat, IL - 23 hours ago Missouri community Fredericktown are packing bottled water along with their regular school supplies, as the community works to curb an intestinal infection.

Infection fear two in hospital
The Age (subscription), Australia - 4 hours ago By Chris Evans. Two pupils of an independent primary school near Riddells Creek, north-west of Melbourne, are in hospital with meningococcal disease.

Zotob - IRCBot: In-depth Analysis of an Infection
PR Newswire (press release), NY - Aug 18, 2005 ORANGE ALERT - The Graphic Analysis Shows That There Have Been Three Developments (Three Authors or Groups of Authors) in Parallel of the Worms - Use of Proof

Teenagers `at greater risk of HIV infection'
Bangkok Post, Thailand - Aug 19, 2005 with their spouses. There were also signs of an increased risk of infection among men who have sex with men. Dr Sombat Thanprasertsook

Prospects for slashing the impact of malaria with old drug
Medical News Today (press release), UK - Aug 18, 2005 tablet to an apparently healthy child during their routine infant immunization visits dramatically reduced the impact of any subsequent malaria infection.

Florida woman dies from flesh-eating bacteria infection
Athens Banner-Herald (subscription), GA - 13 hours ago The bacteria triggered an infection that attacked the skin and destroyed the soft tissue beneath it. People with pre-existing conditions

Darwin hospital at limited risk from superbug: director
ABC Online, Australia - 17 hours ago hospitals. The director of pathology, Dr Gary Lum, says the the Royal Darwin Hospital's circumstances limit the risk of infection.

Fixing hospital infection rates starts with making information
Herald & Review, IL - Aug 18, 2005 Decatur Memorial Hospital and St. Mary's Hospital in Decatur already report the infection rates and both have rates of less than 1 percent.


Antiseptic Resistance: What Do We Know and What Does It Mean?
RedNova.com, TX - Jul 30, 2005 Plasmid-associated nonsusceptibility in staphylococci has been demonstrated for cationic biocides such as chlorhexidine gluconate and quaternary ammonium

Characterization of a Chronic Infection in an Internally
RedNova.com, TX - Aug 7, 2005 One established property of Staphylococci is their ability to use quorum-sensing communication mechanisms to form and maintain a biofilm on a fixation device.

Nabi Biopharmaceuticals Initiates Phase I Study of Staphylococcus
Yahoo News (press release) - Jul 21, 2005 volunteers. While there are numerous species of Staphylococci, three species are responsible for almost all S. aureus infections.


Nabi Biopharmaceuticals Initiates Phase I Study of Staphylococcus
Yahoo News (press release) - Jul 21, 2005 volunteers. While there are numerous species of Staphylococci, three species are responsible for almost all S. aureus infections.

Antiseptic Resistance: What Do We Know and What Does It Mean?
RedNova.com, TX - Jul 30, 2005 Plasmid-associated nonsusceptibility in staphylococci has been demonstrated for cationic biocides such as chlorhexidine gluconate and quaternary ammonium


No-beard policy for cops cost city 316G
Philadelphia Daily News, PA - Aug 17, 2005 Each of them suffers from a skin condition, pseudo-folliculitis barbae, or PFB, a condition that many African-American men have to endure.


Characterization of a Chronic Infection in an Internally
RedNova.com, TX - Aug 7, 2005 One established property of Staphylococci is their ability to use quorum-sensing communication mechanisms to form and maintain a biofilm on a fixation device.

Nabi Biopharmaceuticals Initiates Phase I Study of Staphylococcus
Yahoo News (press release) - Jul 21, 2005 volunteers. While there are numerous species of Staphylococci, three species are responsible for almost all S. aureus infections.

Antiseptic Resistance: What Do We Know and What Does It Mean?
RedNova.com, TX - Jul 30, 2005 Plasmid-associated nonsusceptibility in staphylococci has been demonstrated for cationic biocides such as chlorhexidine gluconate and quaternary ammonium


Treatments for breast pain
KING5.com (subscription), WA - Aug 17, 2005 it is very aggressive. If cancer is ruled out, doctors will recommend some other treatments for breast pain. Oil of primrose replaces


Sports hernia: Tough to diagnose and treatments vary
Pittsburgh Post Gazette, PA - Aug 16, 2005 By Lauran Neergard, The Associated Press. For nine months, Michael Joyce played high school football and then ran track despite groin

Protein May Hold Key to Cancer Radiation Treatments
Forbes - Aug 17, 2005 WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17 (HealthDay News) -- Like other cancer treatments, radiation isn't always a cure. Tumors can come back within

Treatments for breast pain
KING5.com (subscription), WA - Aug 17, 2005 it is very aggressive. If cancer is ruled out, doctors will recommend some other treatments for breast pain. Oil of primrose replaces

Six Senses unveils The Earth Spa | A natural environment for
Hospitality Net - Aug 17, 2005 is located right beside the newly opened Evason Hideaway at Hua Hin and offers guests of the Hideaway a comprehensive menu of specialty treatments that focus