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Harnessing Immune System Power Heralds Next Era of Cancer Treatment

... destroy cancer. "Tumours avoid immune attack by convincing the immune system that they are normal, like a wolf in sheep's clothing," said Bramson. "Our strategies are designed to teach the immune system how to spot the tell-tale signs of the wolf. In this way, the tumours will no longer be able to hide, bu...

Organic Farming can Feed the World, U-M Study Shows

...ompaniesall have been playing an important role in convincing the public that you need to have these inputs to produce food," she said....

Organic Farming Can Feed the World

...anies---all have been playing an important role in convincing the public that you need to have these inputs to produce food," she said....

AIDS Patient Helps Others Lead a Positive Life

...icult in the beginning but we finally succeeded in convincing them," she sad. Although Hina's husband died a year ago, she continued with her struggle. "My parents and other family members also accepted me back," she said....

China to Curtail Organ Sale

...ed from the prisoners with their consent, a lot of convincing is required to impress the international community. With money being the incentive, coercion and torture is a convenient tool in the hands of a doddering judiciary. The man on the street is accused and sentenced to death for trivial reasons. Memb...

Afghan Couple Turn to Indian Sperm Banks for Help

...edical problems. He said a lot of time is spent convincing healthy individuals to become voluntary donors. Doctors have to give each donation a detailed medical screening. Blood samples are tested over four months to rule out HIV and hepatitis infections....

Questions Over Value of Glucose Monitoring for Non-insulin Using Diabetes Patients

...ments in glucose control. This trial provides no convincing evidence of an effect of blood glucose monitoring, with or without instruction, in improving glucose control compared with usual care, say the authors. Routine self-monitoring of blood glucose for reasonably well-controlled non-insulin treated pati...

Aspirin a Day Can Keep Colon Cancer Away

...eneral Hospital, Boston, said the results "provide convincing evidence that aspirin, at biologically relevant doses, can reduce the incidence of colorectal cancer". He added: "However, with the concerns about the potential risks of long-term aspirin use and the availability of alternative prevention strateg...

Late Clamping of Umbilical Cord may Reduce Anemia in Children

...erm pregnancies, says de Paco Matallana. There are convincing findings for and against the two different types of clamping analyzed in this study, which shows not only the complexity of the problem, but also that research in this field may not be controlled enough or designed correctly....

It is Possible Reverse Hair Loss, US Scientists Say

...iversity of Bradford, said: "This paper provides convincing evidence that the skin has remarkable powers of regeneration, not just repair as previously known. "It was long thought that hair follicle development, under physiological conditions, was limited to early developmental process in the embryo. "Now t...

Rapid Syphilis Could Prevent Congenital Disease and Stillbirths in Haiti

...ill Cornell Medical Center. 'This study provides a convincing case for adding rapid syphilis testing to current global campaigns aimed at reducing mother-to-child transmission of HIV.'...

Brain Activity Reflects Variation in Types of Anxiety

...th online in Psychophysiology, have found the most convincing confirmation yet of contrary patterns of brain activity connected with each of two types of anxiety: anxious apprehension (verbal rumination, worry) and anxious arousal (intense fear, panic, or both). This study looks at two facets of anxiety that ...

"Pre-treatment Blood Test" A New Guide to Lung Cancer Therapy

...eginning treatment for advanced disease. This is a convincing set of data from multiple institutions and multiple cohorts of patients, and were excited to test the prediction algorithm in a prospective way, Carbone said. If it holds up, we will be able to separate patients into two groups one that would bene...

Village Health Centres to the Rescue of Infants

...and nutrition practices. We have also succeeded in convincing them to go for hospital delivery. Immediately after delivery, we visit the mother and the child and check the health of both the child and mother," added Labanya. Mothers are also educated on breast-feeding, including proper positioning of the chi...

Doctor Advises Caution Over Flu Drug

...ntial benefit of treatment seems greater, although convincing evidence about reductions in hospital admission or mortality is still awaited, he writes. In these groups, vaccination still offers a cost effective first line of defence....

High Job Strain Linked to Increased Blood Pressure

...risk. "Based on this and other studies, there is convincing evidence for consistent associations between self-perceived job strain and ambulatory blood pressure," the researchers conclude. The increases in blood pressure linked to high job strain may not seem large on the individual level. However, from a pub...

Little Convincing Evidence That Omega-3 Combats Depression

There is no convincing evidence that taking omega-3 fatty acids on their ...s (meta-analyses). It concluded there was little convincing evidence for using the fatty acids alone as a treatment for depression. And it found only limited ev...

Long-term Marijuana Smoking Leads to Respiratory Complaints

...n or respiratory complications. “While there is convincing data on the effects of tobacco smoke on pulmonary clinical outcomes, the effect of marijuana smoke has been poorly understood,” said Tetrault, ambulatory care fellow at Yale School of Medicine and the Department of Veterans Affairs Connecticut Health...

Link Found Between Periodontal Disease and Pancreatic Cancer

...d to those reporting no periodontal disease. 'Most convincing was our finding that never-smokers had a two-fold increase in risk of pancreatic cancer,' said Michaud. One possible explanation for the results is that inflammation from periodontal disease may promote cancer of the pancreas. 'Individuals with per...

Breast Cancer Risk Influenced by the Timing of Weight Gain

...e risk factor for breast cancer, there seems to be convincing evidence that weight gain in adult life is an indicator of the enhanced risk of the disease. Yet, not much was known about the consequences of weight gain in adulthood and its connection with breast cancer. Dr. Daikwon Han of Morehead State Univers...

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