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New surgery in head and neck cancer

Actuating heat to destroy cancerous tissue assists patients with advanced head and neck cancer. Radiofrequency ablation involves the use of heat to destroy malignant tissue. Including liver tumours, it has been used to effect in varied tumour types.Now researchers at Montefiore Medical Center, New Yo...

Zinc Supplements Found To Be Effective In Treating Children With ADHD

... mineral that helps the body form proteins, and it assists in wound healing, blood formation, and growth and maintenance of all tissues. Oysters are known to be an excellent source of zinc. Other sources include meat, seafood, and liver. Eggs and other dairy products supply zinc, but in smaller amounts. Some...

GRIP a boon for the nurses to monitor patients glucose levels.

...n Making, states that GRIP, computer software that assists in the monitoring of glucose levels in critically ill patients, saves nurses time and effort and is more efficient than the paper-based method which is currently used in many intensive care units (ICUs). Monitoring blood glucose level is necessary ...

‘Never Say Die’ Spirit of Visually Challenged - Makes Him a Role Modl

...marry him when she saw his perseverance. Today she assists Srinivas in the wok and is all praise for her husband saying he is now able to lead a decent life which seemed to be an impossible dream a few years ago. "Now we are happy as we are able to lead a normal life as he earns around 5000 rupees (about 1...

Breast Cancer Drug Should Be Made Widely Available

...Saskatchewan and B.C fund the drug. "Any drug that assists someone in achieving a longer life and better life, no question, should be covered. But there are so many sides to the issue. Maybe it shouldn't be only provincial, it should be federal, as well," Ms Orr told the Calgary Sun. Herceptin has been appro...

Anonymity Helps In Overcoming Inhibitions During Online Counseling

...is gaining momentum slowly but surely as anonymity assists the patient to chat freely with the practitioner// and discuss problems of any sort, as they do not come face to face with them. If the person being talked to is not visible, it is easier for the client to speak about terrible experiences or probl...

Celebrities Promote Healthy Lunch

...g good through the day," she said. "Eating lunch assists in ensuring we get all the vitamins, minerals and other nutrients we need each day to keep healthy. Taking time out can also help improve concentration levels, enable time for building relationships and even build fitness levels if you do some exerci...

The new face of vaccine development

...lished a Web site, http://glycam.ccrc.uga.edu that assists researchers who want to do their own structure prediction work. "There's still some education to do to get people who design vaccines away from thinking about just using material from the bacteria to understanding the data at a more physical level,...

Advance in Program for Development of Non-Intravenous Therapy for Hemophilia

...xter International Inc., through its subsidiaries, assists healthcare professionals and their patients with the treatment of complex medical conditions, including cancer, hemophilia, immune disorders, kidney disease and trauma. The company applies its expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotech...

Neurotoxins might Reverse Mononeuronal Disease – Study Find

...d the unnecessary neuronal communications and thus assists in treating the motorneuron diseases. Motoneuronal diseases cause a degeneration of the nerve pathways controlling muscle activity. The diseases are severe and physically debilitating disorders, which lead to progressive weakness and wasting of mus...

Breast Milk: The Mother of All Milk for Infants

...tential postpartum hemorrhage. Breast feeding also assists in the uterus regaining normal pre-pregnancy shape...nly cost-effective as compared to formula milk, it assists in preventing medical bills by equipping the child with the potential to fight infection later in li...

Education Helps Understanding Importance of HIV protection and prevention

...ation endows women with power and confidence , and assists them in taking independent and beneficial decisions regarding sex. ...

MRI Scans in Premature Infants Can Predict Future Developmental Delays

...t performing MRI scans on pre-term infants’ brains assists dramatically in predicting// the babies’ future developmental outcomes. Terrie E. Inder, M.D., associate professor of pediatrics, of radiology and of neurology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, and pediatric researchers in N...

Is Radiation or Chemoradiation Best for Oropharyngeal Cancer Patients

...he part of the throat just behind the mouth// that assists with breathing, talking, eating, chewing, and swallowing -- are often treated with radiation alone or with chemoradiation. The addition of chemotherapy is usually based on the need for radiotherapy sensitizers and the perceived risk for the spread of...

Emerging from the shadows of Breast Cancer

...s advances in medical technology which doubtlessly assists an early detection Early detection ensures that one-eighth of all cases get detected by the time a woman reaches the age of 85 which when compared to two decades agowas a meagre one out of twelve cases. Today it’s a matter of great relief that in...

Growth Hormone and Its Benefits on Women

...bolism, aids them combat stress related issues and assists in repairing the damaged tissue. This study was funded by U.S. Department of Defense Women's Health. SR...

Exercise Has No Effect on Knee OA: Study

... our ultimate aim must be to produce evidence that assists clinical decision-making and individualized recommendations regarding safety and effectiveness of interventions, including physical activity." Source-Eurekalert SRI...

Ultrasound Technology - Boon or a Bane?

...blems with muscles, ligaments, and joints. It also assists in identifying blockages, stenosis and other vascular abnormalities. Ian Donald and colleagues at the Glasgow Royal Maternity Hospital in Scotland conducted the first diagnostic procedures using ultrasonography. They applied these techniques to ob...

Erectile Dysfunction After Prostate Cancer Surgery can Be Remedied With Nerve Grafts

...h implants of nerve grafts into the penis,// which assists in restoring the lost erectile function, according to a new report by researchers. These findings came to light after a study of nearly 44 patient records, who had undergone the said procedure to restore erectile function, following its loss after ...

Anoushka Joins Hands With WFP to Feed the Poor

...ernal food aid here for more than 40 years now. It assists the government of India in providing fortified food to the vulnerable sections of the society through national programmes. Source-IANS...

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