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New Dietary Approach To Manage Kidney Stones

Kidney stones, which are often extremely painful to excrete, cost billions of dollars each year in medical care and lost productivity. While the stones can sometimes be prevented by drinking plenty of water, avoiding infections and emptying the bladder frequently,// medication to reduce the excretion of calcium in urine may be prescribed. These drugs may increase cholesterol and can cause bloatin...

Fresh approach to TB treatment

A NOVEL approach to the treatment of tuberculosis (TB) has been investigated by a team of molecular geneticists in the United Kingdom, following the direction of a new gene in mycobacteria, one type of which causes the disease.//The presence of the gene opens up opportunities for the use of azole drugs which are already available for ht etreatment of fungal infections. ....These treatments such a...

Approaching through Telemedicine benefits patients

According to researchers, a new study shows that getting primary care physicians and their patients together with specialists through videoconferencing technology is an excellent way to extend the communication between doctors and patients.// ....Doctors from the Royal University College Medical School in London tested the "virtual outreach" method in a group of more than 2,000 patients seen at a...

Novel Approach to Identify Protein Links with Genetic Disorder

Researchers at Johns Hopkins University and the Institute of Bioinformatics in Bangalore, India, created a database of more than 25,000 protein-protein interactions// . It is the first large-scale analysis of protein interactions in human cells. This has helped in the scientists to identify new genes that cause genetic diseases. ..This database is the most detailed human interactome developed so...

New approach to anti-anxiety drugs

Researchers have found that lack of a brain protein makes mice notably less anxious and may extend the findings to humans with anxiety disorders. Anxiety is a natural human response to life,// but when it gets out of hand it can inhibit everyday behaviour and cause much suffering. ..Around 15 million people might have had the necessity for anxiety related treatment...The anti-anxiety drugs have a...

More signs to an approaching migraine attack

A new study by researchers at the Institute of Neurology, London has shown that..there are several preliminaries to a migraine attack. The researchers who..studied 97 people with migraine attacks that identification of these symptoms..would give new insights into the condition and also help manage it better.// ....The group of 97 participants were given a hand-held electronic diary to record..sy...

Gel Offers A More Targeted Approach

Patients with diabetes, Crohn's disease, bowel cancer, constipation and other conditions may soon be able to take their medication orally instead of using injections.Scientists in India have developed a new oral gel that is able to deliver // drugs to manage diseases that often require an injection such as ulcerative colitis and some infections. ..The new gel can also prevent problems caused by o...

New Cost Effective Approach To Promote Sun Protection

Based on findings of a recent study researchers say, photos showing hidden sun damage and information on sunless tanning was // effective in helping encourage safe sun behavior in a small group of college students . ..Researchers showed a sample of 146 college student volunteers an ultraviolet facial photograph revealing hidden sun damage along with a videotape describing the causes and consequen...

Gene enchances radiation therapy - A novel approach to fight cancer

In the era of fighting battle against cancer, researchers of Virginia have come out with a novel approach to execute the destiny. Radiation therapy is used to treat many types of cancer. An experimental form of gene therapy makes cancer cells more susceptible to radiation therapy. .. .. Although radiation kills cancer cells, it has unwanted side effects that could counter its positive effe...

Combined modality approach for effective treatment and enhanced survival in bile duct cancer

Hilar cholangiocarcinoma is a type of bile duct cancer. Conventional therapy for this for of cancer is to remove (resect) the tumor, which may require removing part of the liver. Survival for patients// with this type of operation is only 25 to 35 percent, and many patients cannot be treated this way because the tumors can involve both sides of the liver. ....Cholangiocarcinoma is a relatively un...

Treatment Of Brain Aneurysms By A New Non-Surgical Approach

Aneurysm refers to a sac formed by localized dilation of the wall of an artery, a vein or the heart. A brain aneurysm arises as a result of weakness in the arterial wall of the brain. Rupture of the aneurysm can result in // stroke or death... ..A new approach combining the use of intracranial stents and coil embolization to strengthen the artery has been proposed as a treatment for the condition...

A new approach to vaginal hysterectomy

Many patients undergoing total abdominal hysterectomy and laparoscopically assisted vaginal hysterectomy could probably undergo total vaginal hysterectomy instead. Despite the advantages of lower morbidity // and faster recovery, very few hysterectomies are performed by the vaginal route, although there is a high feasibility rate. Vaginal hysterectomy can be more complex and gynecologists need to...

A New Approach In Treatment Neurogenic Detrusor Overactivity In Children

Many reports have dealt with the outcome of botulinum-a toxin (BTX-A) detrusor injections in patients with neurogenic or nonneurogenic detrusor overactivity. BTX-A detrusor injections have been described in adult// patients with neurogenic detrusor overactivity due to spinal cord injury. ....Researchers from Germany were able to carry out the same experiments successfully in children with a neur...

A New Diagnostic Approach To Pediatric Interstitial Lung Disease

Chronic interstitial lung disease (ILD) comprises a large, heterogeneous group of rare pulmonary disorders //characterized by diffuse infiltrates, restrictive lung disease, and abnormal gas exchange with considerable mortality and morbidity. ILD presents enormous diagnostic challenges because the differential diagnosis includes more than 100 conditions in both adults2 and children. ..Researchers...

Multi targeted approach required for suicide prevention in adolescents

New studies have revealed that depression may not be the only factor-probing adolescents to commit suicide.// Health care providers might therefore need to watch out for other mental health problems to prevent youth suicide. ..The World Health Organization re-examined the occurrence and distribution of mental disorders in 894 cases of completed suicides among young people worldwide. An analysis...

Lazy Eye Can Be Effectively Treated By New Approach

A new treatment now offers hope for treatment of Ambylopia or lazy eye as it is commonly called. It has been developed due to the combined efforts of researchers at the USC and three other Chinese universities. //....A lazy eye in children can appear normal, although there may a compromise in the vision even when corrective glasses are used. If untreated, it can lead to permanent vision loss. Un...

Mathematical approach to asthma

According to study a mathematical model has been devised that can predict the potential attack of asthma.// ..The positive aspect of the model is that it would help to asthmatics control their symptoms more effectively and improve the testing of new drugs. ..The prediction over the likelihood of an asthma attack occurring over the next month was made by looking at peak flow readings. ..The nam...

NHS To Be Reformed By Using A Hybrid Approach

Tony Blair said that the fundamental reform of NHS funding and structure would come to an end by 2008. By then the Prime Minister said that the health services// would offer the patients with an 18-week gap between a patient seeing a doctor and going in for an operation. It is the first time that the health service has come up with an answer for the NHS to continue its work. The Doctors for Refor...

Two-In One Approach To Prevent Incontinence After Prolapse Surgery

Surgeons have now found a new surgical approach termed as Burch colposuspension to prevent urinary incontinence, resulting in involuntary loss of urine//. It is a post operative complication of pelvic surgery done for correction of prolapse, a condition in which the vagina and the neighboring structures lose support and fall out of position. ..Most women who undergo the pelvic surgery are left t...

Trident approach reduces malaria in HIV patients

Researchers at Uganda Virus Research Institute said that combining anti-AIDS drugs, an antibiotic and bed nets treated with insecticide could cut the rate of malaria // infections in people infected with HIV by up to 95 percent..."Our study was able to show that with the implementation of a few interventions the incidence of malaria can be dropped considerably," said Dr Jonathan Mermin, of the Ug...

Women Afflicted With Dry Eyes As They Approach Menopause

A survey sponsored by the Society for Women's Health Research has found that 62 percent of menopausal and perimenopausal women suffer from dry eye.// This symptom occurs more in women than in men and is directly linked to the hormonal imbalances in menopause. ..Some of the changes that occur are like burning, itching or scratchiness, of the eyes, blurred vision and sensitivity to light. The sur...

Soothing Approach Minimize Bawling Babies Cry – Study Find

When comparing the benefits of comforting crying babies or making them to settle themselves, the former approach was found to be better, through a study done by British researchers. // ..New Scientist magazine reported last Wednesday, that babies, who were only 2-5 weeks older fussed and cried 50 per cent more and they were also found to be still crying still more after 12 weeks. ..The signifi...

Diabetes - New Treatment Approach At John Hopkins

Diabetes, a modern disease, can be now treated by a new approach involving release of sugar by liver cells. Initial experiment were made with mice by scientists // at John Hopkins Institute of Basic Biomedical Sciences and McKusick-Nathans Institute for Genetic Medicine. ..The discovery by researchers in Hopkins' Institute of Basic Biomedical Sciences and McKusick-Nathans Institute for Genetic M...

It’s All With Psychological Approach – Research Fins

Physical ability, fatigue, bodily changes and stress all links with psychological approach and how we perceive our environment – an article in the recent issue of Perspectives// on Psychological Science elaborates. ....The author finds that we have a natural tendency to view hills as steeper when we are tired, less physically able, or carrying a heavy load. Likewise, inclines appear greater and...

Natural Approach to Immune Regulation May Help Transplant Patients

A molecule expressed during pregnancy seems to turn down the immune system, making it more tolerant of welcome visitors such as a fetus or maybe a transplanted heart//, researchers say. ....Human leukocyte antigen G, or HLA-G, is a member of a gene family called major histocompatibility complex that provokes an immune response, says Dr. Anatolij Horuzsko, reproductive immunologist at the Medical...

A New Approach towards Anti-Cancer Drugs

According to the researchers at the Edinburgh University anti cancer drugs should be aimed at preventing MDM2 from destroying p53 molecule. //MDM2 is a protein which destroys p53 due to a biochemical imbalance inside the cell. .. p53 is the guardian protein and is the tumor suppressor protein. Hence the lead researcher Dr. Kathryn Ball said that anti cancer drugs should be targeted against the M...

Novel Approach Assists in Locating Leads for Drug Discovery

Bethesda: The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Chemical Genomics Center, part of the NIH Roadmap for Medical Research's Molecular Libraries and Imaging Initiative,// has reported that a novel method of screening will aid better precision and accuracy in the profiling of compounds in chemical libraries, which will enhance the speed with which data can be utilized to investigate biological proce...

Emergency Heart Patients Do Better With Invasive Approach

Patients admitted to the hospital for sudden, worsening chest pain or a certain type of heart attack have better outcomes if they undergo early invasive treatment// rather than being treated conservatively, a new review of clinical trials has found. ....“Available evidence suggests that an early invasive strategy is superior to a conservative strategy,” said lead author Michel Hoenig of the Cent...

New Approach to Early Detection of Ovarian Cancer

Despite advances in surgery and chemotherapy, ovarian cancer is still the most lethal form of gynecologic cancer and the fourth leading cause of cancer death among women// in the United States; claiming 16,210 lives in 2005. ....Survival rates for ovarian cancer have remained stubbornly low because symptoms are often vague and mimic other conditions, and the lack of a cost-effective, reliable te...

Family To Approach NHRC To Seek Justice

The family of a man who died following self-immolation has decided to approach the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to seek justice due to the government’s failure// to provide any help to the family. The man immolated himself protesting against non-payment of bills due to him by the Bihar government. ..Manoj Mishra, in his 30s, sustained about 80 percent burns after setting fire to his...

New Approach Assesses Risk of Water-Borne Pathogen Disease

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) School of Medicine, along with colleagues at the University Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru, have// developed a novel approach for assessing the risk to humans of acquiring leptospirosis – a severe, water-borne disease that is the common cause of severe jaundice, renal failure and lung hemorrhage in urban areas throughout the de...

A Novel approach in Malaria treatment

A new treatment for malaria has been developed with the help of British scientists that could save several thousand of young lives in Africa. A system based on fluid// replacement for children suffering from malaria, has been developed by the Imperial College in London in collaboration with the Wellcome Trust Kenya Medical Research Institute Centre. ..Approximately 80% of the lives of millions o...

A New Approach to Manage Opiate Addiction

Withdrawal symptoms like severe pain, nausea, agitation and sweats motivate addicts to continue taking drugs. The findings// of a new study suggest new approaches to reduce withdrawal symptoms. ..A new study finds that disrupting the brain's stress-response mechanism exacerbates behavioral withdrawal symptoms in mice, and that giving the mice the hormone corticosterone alleviates those symptoms....

A New Approach to Heart Bypass Surgery Provides Patients with 'One-stop Shopping'

Vanderbilt University Medical Center has become the first hospital in the region to offer a novel approach to cardiac surgery//, which doctors believe will change the standard of care for cardiovascular patients. ....Called the Hybrid OR/Cath Lab, the state-of-the-art operating suite houses all the equipment and monitoring devices necessary to perform open-heart surgeries, like coronary bypass,...

Family Approaches President for Mercy Killing

Jaipur: A family in Rajasthan, suffering from an undiagnosed disease, has sought the president's permission for mercy killing//. ....Six members of the family, including two women, are on an indefinite hunger strike in Sheopur area of Jaipur district to highlight their plight. The family is reportedly suffering from an undiagnosed disease that has disabled them. ....Vaishani Devi, 65, has had t...

Depressed Seniors in Primary Care Benefit Most From Team Approach

Depressed older adults being treated in primary care settings do better with psychosocial therapies than with antidepressant medicines, suggests a new review of evidence. // ....Furthermore, older adults with depression have the best response when these cognitive-behavioral therapies are delivered by interdisciplinary health teams, say reviewers led by psychologist Karyn Skultety. ....The revie...

Survival Rate Better In Men Treated For Prostate Cancer Than Who Opt For ‘Wait And Watch’ Approah

A large study involving 44,000 American men aged 65 to 80 finds that men with prostate cancer treated with surgery// or radiation had about 30 % more chances of survival than men who forego treatment. ....According to the American Cancer Society estimate, more than 230,000 men in the United States were diagnosed with prostate cancer last year, and 30,000 died from it. ...."For many years the th...

New Approach Needed To Restore Faith in Pharmaceutical Industry

The experts in this weeks' BMJ, have reported that the pharmaceutical industry, academia and government agencies need to work together to restore faith in drug development//. ..They argue that the recent litigation over the drug Vioxx, produced by Merck and Co. Inc., has highlighted the failings of the current system, which can be open to abuse. ..Vioxx (rofecoxib) was introduced in 1999 as an...

New Approach to Routine Prenatal Genetic Testing

Researchers demonstrate the viability of an approach to routinely detect the presence of fetal DNA in a mother's blood to accurately diagnose or rule// out genetic defects - as early as the first trimester. The study results were presented at the 27th Annual Meeting of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine being held in San Francisco. ....This future diagnostic technology, currently under de...

New Chemistry Approach Promises Less Expensive Drugs

With a newly discovered method of assembling organic molecules, a team of Princeton University chemists may have found a way to sidestep many of the expensive// and hazardous barriers that stand in the way of drug development. ....The new approach allows scientists to synthesize molecules without employing toxic catalysts, and it also does not generate alternate versions of drug molecules that c...
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