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Embryo Protection Law in Germany

...this was a persistent effect because the number of cycles remained at this lower level in 2005. Prof Nyboe...s almost entirely due to the drop in the number of cycles in Germany. Prior to 2004, Germany carried out the most number of ART procedures in the whole of E...

New Cancer Fighting Virus

...nfusions direct into blood stream, followed by two cycles of approved chemotherapy. Six months after treatment, scans showed the liver masses had nearly disappeared. The reduction in the tumor masses was really impressive in this patient, Dr. Mescheder said. The hepatic masses almost disappeared.The patie...

Golf Courses Could Serve as Wildlife Sanctuaries If Managed Properly

... by eliminating bullfrog tadpoles. "As bullfrog cycles of metamorphosis take longer to complete (typically 12 months) than the cycles of other amphibians (typically one to four months), the bullfrog tadpoles have advantages in permane...

Paris Set for Pedal Power Revolution

... use swipe- or credit-cards 24 hours a day to rent cycles for short trips, dropping them off at any of 750 bike points to be picked up by a new user. The scheme, named Velib, is part of a growing global trend for eco-friendly, easy-access urban bike rental, but is the first in a major capital and is being...

Nodal Status is the Best Predictor in Esophageal Cancer

...herapy---where suitable patients are given several cycles of drugs and radiation therapy before undergoing surgical procedures to remove their tumour---is increasingly being used by oncologists as a way to boost survival rates from oesophageal cancer which, even with the most radical surgery, remain low: on...

The Queen Of All Contraceptives Released

... the halls of learning, the debate about menstrual cycles shifted from their suitability for higher educatio...azardous to womens unborn children and that womens cycles make them less efficient workers than men. In any case, the present debate against such a pill is ...

Pregnant Women's Contest to Curb Infant Mortality

... and giving women prizes like utensils and plastic cycles for their ready use," said Babita, another community leader. The slum dwellers say the Urban Health Resource Centre (UHRC), a voluntary organisation, has helped them understand the importance of health during pregnancy and also of hospital deliveri...

Paris Launches Drive for Clean Cars

... use swipe- or credit-cards 24 hours a day to rent cycles for short trips around the city, dropping them at 750 bike points in the capital....

Special Backpacks Provide Much Needed Relief for Cancer Patients

... his treatment just after Christmas, will have six cycles of chemotherapy over about nine months. He became ill last October shortly after qualifying as a personal trainer and nutritionist. "It was ironic," he said. "I had never been so fit." Nick discovered a lump on his right ankle, which was hot to the t...

Scientists Identify Broad Neural Response Behind Speech Reception

...heta band, which oscillates between four and eight cycles per second, changed its phase pattern with unique sensitivity and specificity in response to the spoken sentences. When boffins degraded the intelligibility of the sentences, the theta band pattern lost its tracking resonance with the speech. The...

Should Menstrual Suppression Be a Lifestyle Choice?

... it is more common today to have monthly menstrual cycles throughout adult life, this does not in itself mean that monthly menstruation is unnatural, much less that it is a medical problem, argues Derry. In this case, as in so many others, a wide range of situations may be normal. Further, why women mens...

Study Reveals Little-known Cell Networks Vital to Circadian Rhythm

...ls in vivo must synchronize not only to light-dark cycles but also to one another to coordinate circadian behavior. Lack of coupling may allow peripheral oscillators to anticipate and respond rapidly not only to the synchronizing cues emanating from the SCN but also to physiological signals related to feedi...

Clock Gene Plays Role in Weight Gain, Study Finds

...timekeepers that regulate organs and activity/rest cycles by controlling energy levels, alertness, growth, m...ircadian clock in mammals affect not only activity cycles but also metabolism, which are tied to feeding cycles. Circadian rhythms were set in motion early i...

New Pill to Suppress Menstrual Bleeding Indefinitely

...experience breathrough bleeding in the first three cycles of taking the Pill, non-smokers tend to see the bleeding dissipate more quickly than smokers. Many women find that the breakthrough bleeding ceases after one or two cycles. Breakthrough bleeding that does not resolve on its own is a common reason f...

Essential Tones of Music Rooted in Human Speech

...ency of the first formant is between 200 and 1,000 cycles per second (hertz) and the second formant between 800 and 3,000 hertz. When the Duke researchers looked at the ratios of the first two formants in speech spectra, they found that the ratios formed musical relationships. For example, the relationshi...

Remicade Responders Maintain Improvement

...UC is a chronic condition, many patients live with cycles of recurring flares. This can greatly hinder a person's social and professional life. The availability of therapies that quickly reduce symptoms and maintain response and remission long term is a significant benefit to patients." Separate data also...

Long-term Use of Herceptin Does Not Increase Heart Failure in Patients

...icipants were initially randomized to receive four cycles of a standard combination chemotherapy regimen, doxorubicin and cyclophosphamide followed by paclitaxel, or doxorubicin and cyclophosphamide followed by paclitaxel and Herceptin. The incidence of congestive heart failure was compared between the tw...

Strict Exercise and Diet Regimens Might Lead to Osteoporosis in Women

...take of two groups of women with regular menstrual cycles and normal body fat over five days. Participants exercised for nearly two hours each day. One group ranged in age from 18 to 23 years, and the other was aged 26 to 32. Scientists know that bone formation continues in adulthood, as old bone is c...

The Risk of Colorectal Tumor is Not Reduced With Folic Acid Supplements

...ollow-up consisted of two colonoscopic examination cycles (the first interval was at 3 years and the second at 3 or 5 years later). Contrary to what the researchers expected, more adenomas were seen in people who received folic acid. In the first follow-up interval, adenomas occurred in 42.4 percent of th...

New Insights into Antimalarial Drug Resistance

...om the infection, and this is followed by repeated cycles of mounting parasitic reproduction within red blood cells and accompanying fever. During red blood cell infection, P. falciparum degrades the hemoglobin in the red cell, producing a toxic byproduct known as heme, which the parasite then crystall...

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