Archive for January, 2006

Major restructuring announced at UCI Medical Center after …

Major restructuring announced at UCI Medical Center after …… Los Angeles Times reported that UCI accepted only 8.7 percent of the kidneys offered for donation from July 2000 to June 2005, one of the lowest rates in the …

Unemployment persists after hurricane

Unemployment persists after hurricane… Lamar County reported one of the lowest rates in the state, at 5.7 percent. Jones County stood at 6.3 percent, Forrest County at 6.8 percent. …

Anti-tax ads go on Va. radio

Anti-tax ads go on Va. radio… sales tax. That tax is now set at 3 percent of a vehicle's sales price, one of the lowest rates on the East Coast. Senate Republicans …

Mediterranean diet linked to fewer birth defects

Mediterranean diet linked to fewer birth defects1/31/2006 – Mediterranean countries like France, Spain and Italy have some of the lowest rates of birth defects, a statistic that may be due to the local diet. …

Birth defects: 8 million annually worldwide

Birth defects: 8 million annually worldwide… "Such comparisons show that the highest birth defects prevalence is found among the world’s poorest countries, whereas many of the lowest rates are found …

Titus not in favor of raising requirements

Titus not in favor of raising requirements… the school. According to Titus, the state of Nevada has some of the lowest rates in the country for out-of-state tuition. "Some …

Nearly 8 million children born with defects: study

Nearly 8 million children born with defects: study… The three countries with the lowest rates of birth defects were Australia, Austria and France, with around 40 per 1,000 live births.

Eating yourself blind

Eating yourself blind… Studies have shown that individuals with diets primarily consisting of fruit and vegetables have the lowest rates of macular degeneration development. …

UCI vows careful checks on all refusals of kidneys

UCI vows careful checks on all refusals of kidneys… this week, the Los Angeles Times reported that UCI accepted only 8.7 percent of the kidneys offered from July 2000 to June 2005, one of the lowest rates in the …

Going a bundle on making mortgage lenders bid for your business

Going a bundle on making mortgage lenders bid for your business… giving them “bulk appeal” to lenders. The one offering the lowest rates securing the business. The theory is that whereas a …