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Patients Find Healthy Vein in Old Austrian Mine

...ed their rheumatism, skin problems and respiratory difficulties had temporarily disappeared or were considerably improved after spending time underground. Following a series of scientific studies on its effects, the mine was reopened in 1952 as what the organisers say is the world's only "health mine." Gernot...

The Hospital Superbugs

...n and Professor Paul Williams who will discuss the difficulties related to drug resistance and to their own research and how that might be useful in the future. More information is available from Professor Richard James on +44 (0)115 8467952 or Professor Nigel Minton on +44 (0) 115 8467458 or Media Relations Ma...

Top China Official Pessimistic on Fixing Food Safety Woes

... official Xinhua news agency as saying. However, difficulties expected in upgrading such systems, plus the growing scale of the problem, will pose severe challenges, said Sun Xianze, head of the administration's food safety coordination department. 'China is in a time of serious food safety risks and our task...

Genes Influence the Ability to Listen Two Things at a Time

...re frequently used to identify auditory processing difficulties in children and adults. In three of the tests, volunteers listened as two different one-syllable words or nonsense syllables (short word fragments such as ba, da, and ka) were played into their right and left ears simultaneously, and then tried to na...

People Living Near Nuke Facilities at Higher Risk of Leukemia

...ow excess rates near nuclear facilities. Several difficulties arise when conducting dose-response studies in an epidemiological setting as they rely on a wide range of factors that are often hard to quantify. It is also possible that there are environmental issues involved that we dont yet understand, said Dr. ...

New Analysis Puts Cot Death Under Scrutiny Once Again

...sing unexplained infant deaths, to be aware of the difficulties in diagnosis, and to try to keep a balance between the need to support parents and the need to protect children, they conclude....

Questions Raised Over Safety of In-vitro Fertilization

...ar, there are also higher incidences of post-birth difficulties with single IVF babies. Studies have shown that they are two-and-a-half-times more likely to have a low birth weight and small babies are known to be more likely to grow up to develop vascular disease, diabetes, hypertension or osteoporosis. Anoth...

Autistic Kids can Understand Other People Through Stereotypes

...ereotypes. Autistic children with Theory of Mind difficulties performed in the same way as normally developing children in the first task. 75 per cent of the answers children gave - whether they were autistic or not - were in line with commonly held race and gender stereotypes. In the second task, either ster...

SARS Patients Experience Mental Health Decline

...ymity due to relentless media coverage, along with difficulties coping with quarantine and isolation, and overwhelming fear for their physical health and endangering their loved ones. The study was supported by the Ontario Thoracic Society and Canadian Institutes of Health Research....

Research Shows Way for Drug Therapy for Autism

...ty, purposeless, repetitive movements and learning difficulties commonly seen in autistic patients. These behavioural problems are also ameliorated in the FXS mice with reduced PAK activity, the Indian researchers said. Chatterji pointed out that the cutting-edge genetic engineering techniques used by his col...

War Spreading AIDS a Myth-UNHCR

...se data collection during conflict is fraught with difficulties and interpretation should be cautious, such estimates need to be supplemented with reliable data from after conflict. They conclude: This study shows the need for mechanisms to provide time sensitive information on the effect of conflict on disease i...

New York Bans Trans Fats in Restaurants

...rk State Restaurant Association (NYSRA) pointed to difficulties in supplying restaurants with cooking oil alternatives, but even fast-food chains announced that they would join the movement against trans fats. And, according to city officials, 83 percent of fast-food restaurants are already using frying oils th...

Indian Doctor in Britain Made Record Eye Check-ups in a Day

...re in March. The charity helps people with sight difficulties in developing countries. 'The best moment was when I prescribed glasses for an old lady who was virtually blind. She was overwhelmed. The whole trip was very rewarding,' the 32-year-old optician said. During his two-week stay in the Indian city, ...

New Research Promises To Take The Pain Off Breast Feeding

... way to helping those mothers who are experiencing difficulties feeding their infants by suggesting other easy-to-adopt positions." Pat O'Brien, consultant in obstetrics and gynecology at University College London and spokesperson for the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, says it would be useful for ...

Breastfeeding and Omega-3 Fatty Acids Help New Moms Fight Depression

...her reason to intervene quickly when breastfeeding difficulties arise."...

Too Much TV Watching Linked With Poor Academic Performance in Teens

...accounting for other factors, such as any learning difficulties the teen had at age 14 and socio-economical status. Teenagers who watch several hours of television a day do worse at school and are less likely to graduate than their peers, the study said....

Research Reveals Way to Speed Up Treatment of Deadly Malignant Hyperthermia

...duals usually appear normal and have no functional difficulties in everyday life. However, when these individuals receive anesthesia for surgery or some other procedure, this silent disorder can turn deadly. Treatment with DS, a muscle relaxant that restores a healthy level of calcium in the muscles and reduce...

UCLA Researchers Discover Link Between Parkinsons and Narcolepsy

... of motor disorders: stiffness, slowness, tremors, difficulties walking and talking. Less well known is that Parkinson's shares other symptoms with narcolepsy, a sleep disorder characterized by sudden and uncontrollable episodes of deep sleep, severe fatigue and general sleep disorder. Now a team of UCLA and V...

Million Mentally Ill in India

...amme (NMHP) in the country. He wished to share the difficulties faced in reaching the unreached population i.e. the mentally ill who have been away from benefits of modern treatment due to stigma, ignorance and paucity of services. Underlining the importance of the programme he said that at any given time abou...

UK too Will Insist on Folic Acid in Bread

...here are also fears that fortification could cause difficulties for bakers and raise the price of bread. To minimise health risks, the FSA said it would introduce controls on the voluntary fortification of foods such as breakfast cereals, and guidance on folic acid supplements. It would also exclude wholemeal f...

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