"'However, documents were secured containing medical information that indicates an illness and corresponding treatment by doctors,' prosecutors said in a statement...." Carsten Spohr, the chief executive of Lufthansa, the parent company of Germanwings, said on Thursday that Mr. Show More Summary
The French law that earned praised in the pages of L'Osservatore Romano, allows 'the abuse of sedation,' and defines nutrition and hydration as 'treatment' that can be withdrawn.
German media reports have revealed that Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 who deliberately crashed the plane and killed all 150 people on board, suffered from depression. Lubitz's flight training was interrupted due to a "severe depressive episode'" six years ago, which required treatment for a year and a half..
The systematic loss of muscle mass and strength with age is given the name sarcopenia. One of the potential contributing causes involves progressive dysfunction in processing of the amino acid leucine, and this might in theory be partially offset by leucine supplementation in the diet. Show More Summary
Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz underwent psychiatric treatment for a "serious depressive episode" six years ago, according to a report.
MIT's Bob Langer has another idea: he's looking to change the way that entire courses of treatment are dosed. What if an extended-release formulation, for an oral drug, was really extended release. Days, weeks? Instead of taking pills...Show More Summary
Cancer treatment and fertility Some cancer treatments can affect your ability to have children. If you're planning to have a family, know your fertility options. Ovarian cancer vaccine: Can it prevent recurrence? Researchers hope to use ovarian cancer vaccines to train immune system cells. The mission? Find and attack any cancer cells that reappear after […]
When tested on the skin of mice, a new experimental therapy that uses nanoparticles to deliver an enzyme blocker cut wound healing time in half compared with no treatment.
Special treatment from federal, state and local governments has given the U.S. Postal Service an unfair advantage over private-sector competitors such as the United Parcel Service and FedEx, according to an economic analysis released this week. Show More Summary
Ending the preferential treatment of debt would be a big help to financial stability, said European Central Bank Governing Council member Jens Weidmann in a speech Friday.
Joe Gibbs Racing president J.D. Gibbs is undergoing treatment for what the team termed "symptoms impacting areas of brain function." "Gibbs has undergone a series of tests after experiencing a gradual onset of symptoms that includes speech and processing issues," the team said. Show More Summary
BERLIN (Reuters) - The pilot who appears to have deliberately crashed a plane carrying 149 others into the French Alps received psychiatric treatment for a "serious depressive episode" six years ago, German tabloid Bild reported on Friday.
Town Hall, Congress Should Protect the Fair Treatment for All Donations: Beginning in 2010, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) systematically targeted taxpayers based on their political beliefs. Unaccountable, unelected bureaucrats at the IRS deliberately slowed and denied applications for tax-exempt status because the applicants did not share their politics. Although...
Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC 38-year-old Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, the beloved Minotauro, is not just a veteran of the sport: he’s a pioneer, a visionary, and a true living legend. A professional since 1999, this 4 th degree Brazilian...Show More Summary
Arizona sophomore forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson suffered this heinous looking knee injury in the first half of the Sweet Sixteen matchup with Xavier. Hollis-Jefferson limped off the court to the locker room to receive treatment, but rejoined the sideline about five minutes later. Show More Summary
Post by Maressa Brown. Breast milk has many wondrous uses, but when a spa in Chicago called Mud made headlines recently for offering it as a special add-on for their "Breathe" facial, jaws dropped all over the country. After all, why...Show More Summary
A transgenic mouse model is a proof-of-concept that platelet blood cells that are loaded with the enzyme ADAMTS13 can be an effective treatment in murine models of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Somatic Experiencing (SE) is a powerful method of overcoming trauma via the mind-body connection, and often without medication. This piece by Saint-Laurent and Bird is a great introduction for those considering the treatment as well as for therapists interested in SE training.
North Carolina is considering jailing pregnant women for drug use. This isn't just bad policy -- it's dangerous
Ballast water treatment technology developer Ecochlor Inc. presented a project case study yesterday at CMA Shipping 2015 in Stamford, Conn. The case study covered