Shut Off That Alarm
- Correspondence. Hemminki, Kari; Bykov, Vladimir J. // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;12/01/99, Vol. 91 Issue 23, p2046
Presents information on several studies concerning cancer. Statistical data on the effect of sunscreens and tanning on ultraviolet-induced DNA damage in human skin; Comments on folypolyglutamyl synthetase gene transfer strategy for the enhancement of antifolate's efficacy against solid tumors;...
- Cellular's Media Frenzy. Mendez-Wilson, Deborah // Wireless Week;01/01/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p3
Focuses on research reports published in medical journals and a book co-authored by a wireless industry critic in the United States regarding the possible link between wireless phones and brain cancer. Conclusion of the report released by the American Health Foundation; Findings of a study by...
- Study Suggests Cell Phone Use Not Associated With Brain Cancer. // FDA Consumer;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p6
Focuses on a study conducted by the Wireless Technology Research and the Unitd States National Cancer Institute about the association of cellular phone use with the risk of brain cancer. Subjects of the study; Median number of hours per month of cell phone use and media duration of use for...
- Journal of National Cancer Institute: People with allergies may have lower risk of brain tumors. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;8/1/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article presents information on the link between reduced risk of brain cancer and allergies based on a study conducted by National Cancer Institute of the U.S.
- Worse than we knew. Ortmeyer, Pat; Makhijani, Arjun // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Nov/Dec1997, Vol. 53 Issue 6, p46
Focuses on the report by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) on the percentage of children exposed to radiation as a result of the United States nuclear tests conducted in Nevada. Transmission through the milk pathway of grazing cows and goats; Information on `hot spots,' and fallouts...
- New National Cancer Institute grants program aims to promote better cancer research on women... // Nation's Health;Mar96, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p10
Reports that the US National Cancer Institute has created new grant programs to promote better research about the health of women and members of minority groups. Program description.
- Walkway is cornerstone of downtown medical district expansion. Slawsky, Richard // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);1/26/2004, Vol. 24 Issue 31, p26
Reports on the completion of an elevated walkway across Clairborne Avenue at Gravier Street in New Orleans, Louisiana. Offer of development for growing downtown health care district; Construction of Louisiana Cancer Research Consortium building; Receipt of the consortium of a recognition from...
- Chinese green tea could reduce incidence of esophagus cancer. Hamlin, Suzanne // Chinatown News;7/3/94, Vol. 41 Issue 20, p9
Looks at a study by the National Cancer Institute which concluded that green tea might reduce the incidence of cancer of the esophagus. Ingredients in green tea; Why green tea is virtually unknown in the United States; Comments; Recipes; From `New York Times.'
- NCI seeks partnership with HMOs. Kertesz, Louise // Modern Healthcare;6/24/96, Vol. 26 Issue 26, p12
Reports that the National Cancer Institute (NCI) has proposed a partnership with health maintenance organizations (HMO) and insurers. Coverage of the medical costs of enrollees who participate in NCI clinical trials; Benefits of the plan for HMOs.