Tag: "aggressive" at medical news
Chemical Injections for Fat Removal
...iod to standing in a puddle of cold water or to an aggressive
alpha mouse, and they conducted the experiments in combination with a regular diet or with a high-fat, high-sugar diet. Stressed animals fed a normal diet did not gain weight, but stressed mice given a high-fat diet did. In fact, the researchers f...
Great Lakes Fish in Canada Heavily Polluted
... to human and ecological health, we must insist on aggressive
measures to prevent the movement of toxic chemicals into fish and equally aggressive
measures to revitalize the Great Lakes basin ecosystem, said Dr. Gail Krantzberg, director of the Ce...
Dinner Guest Recover Bodies in Freezer
...rned the police on a number of occasions following aggressive
behavior towards me and my son....
Functional Food What is That, Ask First
...ce suggest consumers to be wary of falling prey to aggressive
brand advertising. "Millions of people are consuming these foods and the people who make functional foods are trading on people's insecurity and looking for an insurance to give them better health, says Dr. Dr.Geoffrey Savage, a senior lecturer in ...
Combination of Tratuzumab and Chemotherapy Yields Better Results for Breast Cancer
...ER2 gene. Those cancers tend to be associated with aggressive
disease, a higher likelihood of recurrence and a d...results in major survival benefit in women with an aggressive
disease subtype. The level of effectiveness demonstrated by this analysis is largely unprecedented...
Efforts on to Tackle Health Problems Faced by US Truck Drivers
...chneider National who benefited from his company's aggressive
effort to treat sleep apnea. "It's wonderful to be able to function during the day now," he said, adding that he has more energy and makes his deliveries on time. He said his company has also persuaded him to quit smoking and eat better. Changes ...
Afro- American Women Have More Aggressive Breast Cancer
...d to have breast cancer tumour types that are more aggressive
and have poorer prognoses. The findings, the resea...nd higher grade tumours at diagnosis, meaning more aggressive
and invasive disease, than their Caucasian counterparts. In addition, the breast cancer tumours from...
Study Confirms Benefits of Chemo, Trastuzumab Combo to Battle Breast Cancer
...ER2 gene. Those cancers tend to be associated with aggressive
disease, a higher likelihood of recurrence and a decreased response to treatment. Trastuzumab is a monoclonal antibody that directly targets part of the HER2 tyrosine kinase receptor. The results showed that combining trastuzumab with chemothera...
Delay in Cancer Diagnosis for Children
... finding could, the authors surmise, could be that aggressive
disease presents early and therefore, at more treatable stages. This review clearly underscores the significant gap in our understanding of childhood cancers. Specifically, the authors conclude, information on factors that influence delays independ...
Mutated Gene Zaps Pancreas Cancer in Mice
...ice were treated after they were infected with two aggressive
lines of pancreatic cancer, one in a very advanced...atment, while at least half those who received the aggressive
BikDD mutant gene survived for 14 months with no signs of cancer. "This vehicle, or vector, is so ...
Clinicians Ordering Inappropriate Prostate Screenings
...cerns. Their prostatemphathy may then lead to more aggressive
screening in these older male patients. Patient education and systems-level changes, such as a computerized system that could alert clinicians when they attempt to order an inappropriate PSA test, could help reduce the level of PSA screening misuse,...
Kaposi Sarcoma Arise from Multiple Cells
...arcoma] lesions identified in this study were more aggressive
and less likely to respond to therapy, Gill writes. Contact: Article: Antoine Gessain, email@example.com, +33 0145688937 Editorial: Parkash Gill, firstname.lastname@example.org, (323) 865-3909...
Src Inhibitors in Breast Cancer Therapy
...-alpha . These ER-alphanegative cancers are more aggressive
and have a worse prognosis than do ER-alphapositiv...esulting in a lack of ER-alpha detection, and more aggressive
tumor growth. The authors conclude that their study provides a rationale for the use of Src inhibi...
Wear Headgear While Playing Soccer
...t the use of soccer headgear may make players more aggressive
and more prone to other injuries. At least for these injuries, it may show that wearing headgear does not encourage people to play more aggressively, stated Dr. Delaney. Unfortunately, adolescents who regularly wear headgear are not the rule and do...
Paris Set for Pedal Power Revolution
...et to win over doubters, and force the notoriously aggressive
Parisian drivers to be more considerate. To allow for intensive use, the bikes themselves are sturdy machines, weighing 22 kilograms (50 pounds) with three gears and a large front basket with a lock for stop-offs away from docking stations. Velib...
Psychiatric Patients Ill-treated in Emergency Rooms, US Officials Say
... crisis -- some patients are so out of control and aggressive
that mental health facilities will not take them -- and ERs have responded by creating "safe rooms" to handle such patients and on occasion calling in police for help, according to interviews with 20 doctors, nurses, patients, and hospital administra...
Meet the petroholic Boy of Kanpur
...heir child rid of this peculiar addiction. He gets aggressive
if someone tries to stop him. The mother says that the local doctors are unable to get Sajids problem treated. All they suggested is to scold the child to refrain him from drinking petrol. Sajid is yet to acquire his speech ability and avoids schoo...
US Health Insurance Firms Suspend Sales, Promise to End Fraudulent Practices
...at sales agents forged signatures and also adopted aggressive
tactics, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said Wednesday. The seven companies are working on new marketing guidelines with the U.S. Medicare health insurance program for the elderly and disabled. Widespread reports of high-pressur...
Alcohol may Help You to Be Cool
...t a new study has found that it's possible to calm aggressive
persons under the influence if they're given a re...ocial drinkers between 21 and 33 were measured for aggressive
responses.Some of the men drank three to four screwdrivers before the experiment, while others staye...
Dog Fighting in the US: Bloody, Illegal and Booming
...ighting dogs have to be euthanized as they are too aggressive
to be pets. In city neighborhoods dominated by gangs and drug crime, people use pitbulls to intimidate residents and gangs steal dogs -- even sometimes cats -- for fights. Fights take place "in abandoned buildings, basement, garages, warehouses, ...
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