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Thyroid hormone treatment hastens recovery after cardiac surgery

...ly lowered thyroid function. The Heidelberg group conducted a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of 40 children, ages 2 days to 10.4 years, who were scheduled for surgery to repair congenital heart defects. Patients were treated intravenously with either saline solution or tri-iodothyronine ea...

Evidence Links Protein Damage to Neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson's and Alzheimer's

...sease. The first study to provide this evidence, conducted by University of Pennsylvania researchers, was published in the November 3, 2000, issue of Science. The researchers said, "The protein, called alpha-synuclein, is one of the building blocks of the brain lesions characteristic in patients with neuro...

Startling Expose – Physicians Often Have No Regular Source Of Health Car

...a censure of the doctors around the world, a study conducted by researchers at the prestigious Yale and Johns Hopkins Universities has revealed that more than a third of physicians have no regular source of healthcare Dr. Cary P Gross of Yale University is New Haven, Connecticut says, ‘ these physicians withou...

What happens when Asthmatics consume Aspirin?

...asthmatic? These questions are answered by a study conducted by two doctors of Indian origin Dr. Suresh Babu, MD, DNB; and Dr. Sundeep S. Salvi, MD, DNB, PhD , From the Department of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology, University of Southampton, Southampton General Hospital, Southampton, UK. In a path b...

Fight Heart disease and Pain with Meditation

...ge of Maharishi Vedic Medicine in Fairfield, Iowa, conducted the study along with others from Charles Drew Univ...aking note of Ayurveda in a big way. The study was conducted on 60 African-Americans and after a seven-month period the results were extensively researched and s...

Patient’s perception of health status helps in better recover

...recovery. To justify this argument the researchers conducted a health survey just before coronary bypass operations and assessed the patient’s own perception of his/her own health status. Following surgery those who had a better perception of their own health status, recovered better the researchers say. Dr....

Want skin cancer? Please have a cigarette

... not smoked before. The report is based on a study conducted by Dr. Jan N. Bouwes Bavinck from Leiden University Medical Center in the Netherlands and colleagues. The authors found a significant increase (almost three times) in the risk of developing skin cancers amongst smokers than non-smokers. The resear...

“Brain fingerprinting”- The new lie detectr

...0% accurate in more than 120 tests including tests conducted on FBI agents, U.S.Navy and U.S. intelligence units. But not everyone is over awed by this new forensic tool. Some seasoned scientists advice restraint and say the efficacy of this tool is over hyped and exaggerated. Some of them dismiss this, as d...

Cut down TV and video games and you have less aggressive children.

...they say. The Stanford University, in two schools, conducted this study and the results were evaluated and were found to be encouraging. The study was unique because the kids themselves assessed the aggression in their classmates. After the study period when the kids were asked to evaluate their peers they wer...

Sexual abuse affect health for a lifetime

...nd the men were 13.5 years old revealed by a study conducted by California University Researchers. It appears that the sexual abuse or assault was associated with an increased risk of breast cancer, arthritis and thyroid diseases. It varied by gender, where arthritis and breast cancer occur in women and incre...

Good sleep enhances task performance

..., such as fatigue and reduced alertness. A study conducted on sleep-deprived patients by circumventing these complications by allowing recovery sleep by Harvard Medical school researches. Subjects who were sleep deprived on the first day showed no improvement in task performance but those who were allowed to...

Doctors operate upon patients in candlelight- latest from the quake scene

...on. Many caesarean sections to deliver babies were conducted in open verandahs. On Jan 27th nearly 1500 patients were operated upon without a break. Many fractures were fixed without x- rays. The worst quake in Indian history has claimed more than 20000 people so far and at least 50000 people have suffered s...

Now umbilical cord helps in stroke treatment.

...ld heal strokes almost 80% faster based on studies conducted on rats. Though the details are yet to be worked ...ul R. Sanberg from the university of South Florida conducted the study. He hopes to start these studies on humans soon, in a year or two. Many scientists are no...

How do babies understand language?

A study conducted by Dr. Michael Brent, an associate professor of computer science at the Washington University in St. Louis, gives us an insight into the way children understand and speak languages at such a tender age.These findings were presented at the annual meet...

Two doctors suspended for wrong brain surgery

...as listed as stable after a corrective surgery was conducted on the right side of the brain to remove the clot. The faux pas occurred as a result of Walsh’s CT scan being placed backward on the viewing screen before the surgery. Both the suspended doctors had no recent record of professional mistakes. However...

And now they say infections can cause heart disease!!!!

...could lead to heart disease.However a recent study conducted in Austria says that chronic infections can predispose to heart problems. This will make many people sit up and listen. One of the researchers, Stefan Kiechl, MD, says that individuals with infections like sinusitis, bronchitis, or even urinary tract...

Children suffer the most when parents divorce

A recent study conducted in the United States of America, says that childre...f Pennsylvania State University in University Park conducted the exhaustive study over a seventeen-year period and studied over 2000 married individuals and near...

And now they say infections can cause heart disease!!!!

...could lead to heart disease.However a recent study conducted in Austria says that chronic infections can predispose to heart problems. This will make many people sit up and listen. One of the researchers, Stefan Kiechl, MD, says that individuals with infections like sinusitis, bronchitis, or even urinary tract...

Gene linked to early puberty in girls

A study conducted in the United States of America has zeroed in on the culprit behind the falling age of attaining puberty. A gene has been isolated which is said to be the cause for girls attaining puberty as early as 8- 10 years. However the most widely held explana...

Morning after pill effective up to five days after having unprotected sex

...ed sex. These findings were released after a study conducted by Dr. Isabel Rodrigues, a professor of family medicine at the University of Montreal in Quebec, Canada, and colleagues. The study is published in the March issue of the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and was funded by the Federation ...

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