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A new century of Alzheimer's disease research

...studies, the researchers found that decreasing the amount of SORL1 protein increased the cells’ production of AB. While SORL1 will likely turn out to be a minor contributor to Alzheimer’s disease in general, adding all such players together could ultimately provide the missing puzzle pieces that solve the...

Live Earth Will Make the World More Aware of the Crisis Facing the Earth, Hopes Al Gore

...otection. But sceptics have also pointed to the amount of electricity used to power the speakers and lights, and the fuel spent on ferrying musicians and their equipment to the venues by plane and lorry. Wall said: 'We are trying to minimise the carbon as much as possible. Most artists are coming from ...

Tamiflu 30 Mg and 45 Mg Capsules Approved by FDA

...nly change will be the size of the capsule and the amount of the active ingredient, oseltamivir phosphate, filled into the capsule. Tamiflu is the only neuraminidase inhibitor approved for use in children one to five years of age. Influenza is a serious illness that affects up to 40 million Americans ever...

Napoleon Love Letter Seduces Bidders at Manuscript Auction

...ffer fetched 3.8 million pounds, nearly double the amount expected. Other highlights of the sale included a manuscript by Sir Isaac Newton in which he discusses the theory of gravity. It sold for 204,000 pounds: more than four times the pre-sale estimate of 50,000 pounds. But Christie's agreed earlier T...

Humans are Gobbling Up a Quarter of Nature's Resources, Reveals Study

...carbon consumption through human activity with the amount of carbon consumed overall, the team found that humans were using up to 15.6 trillion kilograms of carbon annually. Almost half was soaked up by growing crops; Seven per cent went up in smoke as fires lit by humans, and the rest was used up in a va...

Chemical Injections for Fat Removal

... Stressed versus non-stressed animals ate the same amount of food, but the stressed animals processed it differently, she said, explaining, the novel finding here is that NPY works on fat tissue, not in the brain. This finding makes sense if evolutionary advantage is considered, Zukowska said. If you can ...

Dark Chocolate Possible Medicine for Blood Pressure

A new research suggest that eating a small amount of dark chocolate each day could lower blood press... grams of dark chocolate daily, the other the same amount of white chocolate. "The dark chocolate reduced the systolic blood pressure, the top reading of th...

Nutrition Education Has Proved to Be Futile

...emic of childhood obesity. No difference in the amount of fruits and vegetables eaten by kids participating in the program and those who weren't. Teachers who spent more hours on nutrition education had no greater impact than those who didn't. And parent behavior didn't change either. Kids don't change...

Organic Tomatoes may Be Healthier for Your Heart Than Traditionally Grown Ones

...found that organic tomatoes have almost double the amount of flavonoids than compared to the tomatoes grown conventionally. Flavonoids are antioxidants that protect the heart and can fight against blood pressure and strokes, and have been linked to keep some forms of cancer and dementia at bay. The stud...

People With Higher IQs are More Patient in Financial Matters

...ubjects 100 euros. The participants could put this amount straight into their pockets. However, they could a...andidates were supposed to decide what the minimum amount would have to be in a year's time for it to be worth waiting longer for. "The more intelligent t...

For Bangladeshis, a Nutritious Diet Would Cost 1,700 Pounds Per Week

... estimates reported by The Independent, this would amount to a 1,700 pound bill at the supermarket each week. The research calculated how much a healthy diet, based on local produce and allowing for seasonal factors such as flooding or lean seasons, would cost in four impoverished countries and then worke...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Blamed for Backtracking in the Fight Against Carbon Emission

...be able to buy and sell permits allowing a certain amount of pollution. CALIFORNIA ACTS ON CLIMATE - what the bill proposes2002 law on vehicle emissions cuts copied by 10 other states 2006 law AB32 demands cut in emissions to 1990 levels by 2020 $3bn programme to install solar panels on a million roofs ...

Dietary Counseling Leads to Weight Loss

...risk all appear to be nicely reduced by a moderate amount of weight loss. People don't have to lose 100 pounds to make a big difference in their health." The study, "Meta-analysis: Effect of Dietary Counseling for Weight Loss," appears in the July 3, 2007, issue of Annals of Internal Medicine. To reach ...

Diabetic Skip Jabs to Stay Slim

...ou. By skipping the injections I could lose a huge amount of weight, but I was not aware of the damage I was doing. A small study carried out by researchers in Oxford in 1999 examined the link between eating disorders and insulin misuse. Of 33 young women involved in the study, nearly a third admitted th...

Watch 'Live Earth' Concerts Simultaneously on the Net

...ckages by Sunday. "We are offering a tremendous amount of supporting content. Users will be able to watch all their favourite performances, but we've also made it easier to learn more about the artist, the cause and to engage with the community," Gurry said....

Organically Grown Food More Healthier

... Dr Alyson Mitchell and colleagues measured the amount of two flavonoids - quercetin and kaempferol - in dried tomato samples that had been collected as part of a long-term study on agricultural methods. They found that on average they were 79% and 97% higher respectively in the organic tomatoes than ...

NanoSensors Provides Update on Its Biosensor to Detect E.coli and Salmonella

...e, we believe that we can significantly reduce the amount of time until we can commercialize our proposed biosensor and begin to generate revenues from our biosensor product. This will also allow us to conserve our resources and minimize our overhead expenses," continued Dr. Ted Wong. "We continue to feel...

Ban on Hookah Smoking Should Stay, Argue Doctors

...co containing products that still generate a large amount of smoke, they conclude. A separate review article also published in this weeks BMJ highlights the importance of helping patients to stop smoking as young as possible. It points to evidence that, beyond 40, people lose three months of life expectan...

Traffic Control Boxes to Help Road Monitoring

...ansmitted, you might only be interested in a small amount of it, and you get a large phone bill at the end of the month." The main cost of using such devices is the cost of sending electronic signals between them and the transportation center that is doing the monitoring. Normally, controller boxes transm...

Genaera Discontinues Lomucin in Cystic Fibrosis Studies

...aera will receive a final milestone payment in the amount of $100,000 and will not be required to refund any portion of the award previously received from the CFFT. As a result of termination, the Company will recognize revenue of $2,102,000 of which $2,002,000 was previously recorded as a long-term liabili...

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