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The Cancer Rumour mill working over time

...uld we use our gray cells and analyse the pros and cons and then decide? Should we believe all that is written about and said about the dreaded disease? Especially so when we receive emails telling us to forward the message to people around us!!!!! In the U.S. many people inadvertently forward mails to t...

Stem cell research- now Nobel Laureates join the debate

...ith both sides slamming each other on the pros and cons of stem cell research. While those who oppose it call the research as immoral, those supporting it call it immoral if the study is stopped now. The bush administration is now in a sticky situation, as it has to decide carefully on this ethical issue...

Researchers urge caution in using ear tube surgery

...iversity. "Doctors should be aware of the pros and cons and carefully consider them." For parents with children who are speech- and language-delayed, their problems are unlikely to be caused by a history of ear fluid, according to the study. But that doesn't mean that they should never get ear tube surg...

The Existing Controversy of Hormone Replacement Therapy

...sal women.// A recent study examines the pros and cons of this controversial therapy. Researchers studied women who used combined HRT therapy for five years. All the women studied were 50 years old. Some of the participants had menopausal symptoms, while others did not.Results show women free of menopau...

The Efficacy Of Hormone Replacement Therapy Studied

...n.// A recent study however examines the pros and cons of this controversial therapy. Researchers studied women who used combined HRT therapy for five years. All the women studied were 50 years old. Some of the participants had menopausal symptoms, while others did not.Results showed women free of menop...

Popularity Of Homeopathy On The Increase

...elves homeopathy doctors," he says. The pros and cons of homeopathy are the subject of intense debate in many countries and at the government level. German Health Minister Ulla Schmidt even wrote of a recent German congress on homeopathy, saying it took a "leading role because of its holistic approach"....

Simplest therapeutic regimen found less effective against HIV

...oad choice in AIDS treatment, listing the pros and cons for each, while suggesting that doctors and patients pick a regimen that best fits their needs. While at present there are more than 20 HIV drugs that fall under four broad categories, with an almost infinite number of combinations, the best regime...

Shock Wave Therapy Increase The Risk Of Diabetes

...atients and their physicians to weigh the pros and cons of shock wave treatment according to individual situations. “It’s a trade-off about whether the risks are worth taking,” he says. “We’re assuming doing nothing is not the right thing to do for patients. You have to look at it in terms of treatment al...

Big Brands Ensure Lasting Influences In Dietary Choices.

...ular press coverage in recent years about pros and cons of following the Dietary Guideline recommendations, consumer surveys continue to report that taste still trumps all other rationales in motivating food purchases by catering to our strong liking for sweets, fats and oils, and salt. Mega-brands are in...

Gap Exists between Medical School Teaching and Physician’s Practic

...deally a physician should be aware of the pros and cons of all available types of family planning so that she or he is able help a patient chose the method that is best for her needs,’ said Dr. Jennings, who is the director of Georgetown University's Institute for Reproductive Health. ‘An important compon...

Drug Advertising needs to be Limited

...ortunity to become better educated on the pros and cons of prescription drug uses before prescribing them, and will be better able to determine when they are best suited for their patients' medical needs.' A drug industry group has said that it shared the AMA's goal of educating the public which was pro...

Investigating Alternatives for Childhood Depression

...ds that medical practitioners discuss the pros and cons of CAM treatments with the patient or guardian to help them make an informed decision. “Given that antidepressant medication is not recommended as a first line treatment for children and adolescents with mild to moderate depression … there is a pre...

Tilt the Scales in Your Favor by Simply Weighing Yourself Everyday!

...ntrol programmes. And while you weigh the pros and cons of such a move, let us give you the background story of why the most famous ‘don’t’ of almost all weight loss programmes stands challenged. This study which can be found in detail in the New England Journal of Medicine, with the title ‘Study to Pre...

New chemo combination to fight breast cancer better

...e upon choice of treatment based on the pros and cons each therapy offers. MST...

Isotretinoin Drug May Cause Severe Birth Defects

...regnant? The debate article considers the pros and cons of a new Internet-based system, called iPLEDGE (www.ipledgeprogram.com), which tries to ensure that the drug is dispensed only when there is documentary proof that the patient is not pregnant and is using two forms of birth control. Source-Eurekaler...

Counseling Helps Young Women Cut Drinking, Improve Contraception Use

...ring the sessions, the women examined the pros and cons of their behavior. The women were also linked to medical services to obtain birth control, if they were interested. The research team assessed the women after the motivational interviewing sessions ended. Overall, significantly more women in the in...

Benefits of ADT Against Risk of Heart Ailments

...dvisable for an oncologist to discuss the pros and cons of ADT treatment with him before proceeding on a course of treatment." Source-Eurekalert PRI...

Prostate Cancer Therapy may Increase Risk of Death in Older Patients

...dvisable for an oncologist to discuss the pros and cons of ADT treatment with him before proceeding on a course of treatment." Source-Eurekalert...

Reactions to 'false-positive' Prostate Cancer Screenings Assessed

...the importance of doctors' discussing the pros and cons of prostate cancer screening with patients," said ...ry of the disease. "Men can discuss the pros and cons of getting a PSA test with their doctors. However, once a man decides to go ahead and get a PSA test...

Autism Affects Half a Million Australians -Survey Reveals Startling Facts

...iagnoses and treatment of autism, and the pros and cons of each. The report is due to be presented at a national autism conference on autism, on March 15, by lead author Perth pediatrician Dr. John Wray. He has called for more data collection on the subject in order to tackle the issue effectively. &...

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