Navigation Links

Tag: "craving" at medical news

Just One Cigarette can Cause Nicotine Addiction

...he researcher said that one cigarette relieves the craving produced by nicotine withdrawal for weeks at first...ses after many years of abstinence cannot keep the craving away by smoking one cigarette per month....

Food Cravings are Linked to Weight Managenemt

...rted to blood sugar. Participants completed food craving questionnaires that assessed the foods craved, the...t taste similar but have fewer calories, since the craving can be satisfied by related tastes. Roberts and colleagues conclude that cravings for energy-dense ...

Group Therapy and Willpower can Help Smokers to Quit

...other medicines. These substances can reduce the craving and headaches, which usually occur as part of the nerve- wracking withdrawal symptoms although the smoker does realize that he no longer needs cigarettes and becomes more amenable to therapy. Such substitute products are however ineffective in the ...

Tuberculosis Drug Increases OCD Therapy Progress

...lematic reactions that were either positive (e.g., craving to use an addictive substance) or negative (e.g., fear of some catastrophic outcome) from the cues that trigger these feelings and the drug might increase peoples ability to put out the various cues. As part of the research, investigators separated...

Becks Confesses Being Homesick, Craves for Pie and Mash

Former England star David Beckham is craving for pie and mash, and missing visits to British pubs. According to The Scotsman, Becks recently confessed to being homesick following his move to the United States. In an ITV1 documentary to be shown on Tuesday at 9 p.m., Becks admits: "Obviou...

UK Reports Psychiatric Reactions to Weight-loss Drug Rimonabant

...bolism and energy use. It also works to combat the craving for nicotine, and was launched at a cost of 55.20 per patient per month. In trials involving more than 6,000 patients in the US and Europe, around a quarter of those taking rimonabant lost more than 10 per cent of their initial body weight after a ...

Weight Management Achieved by Controlling and Not Suppressing Food Cravings

...t taste similar but have fewer calories, since the craving can be satisfied by related tastes, Roberts said. Roberts and colleagues conclude that cravings for energy-dense foods are common. Although they caution that additional long-term studies are needed to confirm their findings. Controlling the freq...

Reduction in Nicotine Craving Predicts Ability to Quit

The stronger the reduction in nicotine craving after smoking the first cigarette in the morning, ...ng the first cigarette of the day. The greater the craving reduction, the more likely the smoker would relapse, said Benjamin Toll, assistant professor in the ...

Compound Present in Plant may Help to Curb Craving for Cannabis

...rom the buttercup family has the ability to reduce craving for marihuana, and block its effect on the brain. Steven Goldberg of the Maryland based National Institute on Drug Abuse found that upon administration of the plant extract, the rodents lose their hankering for a synthetic version of tetrahydroca...

Appetite-regulating Peptides Influence Alcohol Cravings

...y showed a positive association between leptin and craving among patients of Leschs Type 1 and 2, and between leptin and craving among patients consuming beer or wine. It also revealed a negative trend between ghrelin and crav...

Stop Smoking, Start Living: World No Tobacco Day

... unique way to reduce the intensity of the smokers craving and also the severity of the withdrawal symptoms. The drug marketed by Pfizer is expected to do wonders in this area. There is substantial evidence to demand immediate measures to free the world from the tobacco menace and the sole effective step...

Pramlintide-A Boon to Restrain Fast Food Consumption

...xperience the increased feeling of hunger and food craving that often occurs when food intake is reduced with dieting, Weyer said. Fast food intake and binge eating: The researchers also examined how the hormone affected certain hedonic aspects of eating. Hedonic eating includes, for instance, the consumpt...

Obesity Pill Zimulti Increases Depression, Suicidal Thoughts

...cal practice". Rimonabant works by blocking food craving signals in the brain. Sanofi, a French drug maker, developed the drug to target the brain receptors that trigger intense hunger after marijuana use....

Mood Swings and Late Nights are Signs That Your Teenage Kid is in Love

...about that person, and emotional dependency on and craving for emotional union with him or her. The researchers also found that teens in love also showed extreme empathy and distorted altruism, which meant that they were willing to die for their beloved....

Reduction in Nicotine Craving Predicts Ability to Quit

The stronger the reduction in nicotine craving after smoking the first cigarette in the morning, ...ng the first cigarette of the day. The greater the craving reduction, the more likely the smoker would relapse, said Benjamin Toll, assistant professor in the ...

Addictive Drugs Harms the Brain

...g lasting effect of the drug is the reason why the craving for the drug is so hard to overcome. A pharmaceutical treatment to reduce the effect of strong craving could help those fighting addiction resisting the temptation of relapse. <...

Diet May Play Vital Role to Help Smokers Quit

...s less pleasurable, but ultimately, if a person is craving a cigarette, he will start smoking again." Rose recommends that diet modifications be used in combination with standard nicotine replacement therapy, such as the nicotine patch and nicotine gum, to help with withdrawal. Source-Eurekalert/B...

Not Parkinson’s Disease Alon

...lead not only to Parkinson’s disease but also to a craving for alcohol.// The protein alpha synuclein (SNC... might be important in determining an individual's craving for alcohol. "Using previous research as a building base," she said, "we utilized a large sample, a ...

Fight Nicotine With Brisk Walking

...exercises was sufficient for smokers to keep their craving for a cigarette under control. According to Taylor...ible for mood enhancing which reduced the smoker’s craving for nicotine. Dr. Robert West, professor from University College London felt that these exercises ...

A 'Damaged' Brain May Ease Urge To Smoke

...ing we subjectively feel, such as hunger, pain, or craving for a drug. Compared to other brain regions, the insula has not attracted very much attention in drug addiction research until now, but some imaging studies have shown that this region is activated by drug-associated cues, such as the sight of peopl...

1 2 3

Other Tags
(Date:8/31/2014)... August 31, 2014 The severity of ... provider specializing in menopause is expert in helping ... and relief from uncomfortable symptoms with the latest treatment ... therapies offer a variety of alternative treatments and products ... these treatment options may fall outside of what can ...
(Date:8/31/2014)... Sunday 31 August 2014: Drinking tea reduces non-cardiovascular ... people presented at ESC Congress today by Professor Nicolas ... have to choose between tea or coffee it,s probably ... components of our way of life. Their effects on ... with sometimes divergent results. We investigated the effects of ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... Spain Sunday 31 August 2014: Local anaesthetic is ... (TAVI) as general anaesthetic, according to results of the ... Dr Romain Chopard from France. , Dr Chopard said: ... treatment alternative for patients with severe symptomatic aortic stenosis ... conventional surgical aortic valve replacement. The number of TAVI ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 ... gait walking and how a mobility device can help in ... now available for free download from the website that contains ... medical doctor for this site. , The articles deal with ... mobility device like a walking cane can help in making ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... In a world where a typical response ... Group, LLC launches a game app to teach another way. ... Ultimate Karma app is a colorful way to encourage moral ... the game pulls double-duty by teaching players new ways to ... to reward gamers for consistently taking the high road, the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:A Look at Complementary Therapies and Alternative Medicine for National Menopause Awareness Month 2Health News:A Look at Complementary Therapies and Alternative Medicine for National Menopause Awareness Month 3Health News:A Look at Complementary Therapies and Alternative Medicine for National Menopause Awareness Month 4Health News:A Look at Complementary Therapies and Alternative Medicine for National Menopause Awareness Month 5Health News:Drinking tea reduces non-CV mortality by 24 percent 2Health News:Drinking tea reduces non-CV mortality by 24 percent 3Health News:Local anesthetic for TAVI as safe and effective as general anesthetic 2Health News:Information Articles on Gait Problems from Walking-Canes.Net 2Health News:Newly Launched Ultimate Karma App Elicits Happiness in Players and Encourages Moral Values 2
(Date:8/28/2014)... are healthier for your neighbors than traditional cigarettes, ... to a new study from USC. , Scientists ... 10-fold decrease in exposure to harmful particles, with ... exposure to some harmful metals in second-hand e-cigarette ... While tobacco smoke contains high levels of polycyclic ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... (August 28, 2014) Researchers at the University of ... muscular dystrophy (FSHD) to be used for muscle regeneration ... potential therapies for FSHD. , The research is published ... Reports . , There is no treatment for FSHD, ... common type of muscular dystrophy. FSHD is an unusual ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... developmental on-off switch for Streptomyces , a group ... the world,s naturally derived antibiotic medicines. , Their ... possible to manipulate this switch to make nature,s antibiotic ... 28 in Cell , found that a unique ... larger protein called BldD ultimately controls whether a bacterium ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Second-hand e-cig smoke compared to regular cigarette smoke 2UMN researchers find animal model for understudied type of muscular dystrophy 2Small molecule acts as on-off switch for nature's antibiotic factory 2Small molecule acts as on-off switch for nature's antibiotic factory 3
Other Contents