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Drinking wine beneficial in dementia

... in the same group in the 1992s. They were able to document 75 people who developed dementia. Researchers then went back and compared alcohol intake of those individuals to those without dementia. Authors of the study write, "Monthly and weekly intake of wine was significantly associated with a lower risk of...

Low Birth Weight infants could have Problems in the Future

...fficulties later in life. A number of studies now document the prevalence of neurological, behavioral and intellectual impairments of school age children who were born in the early era of neonatal intensive care. These studies suggest these children are likely to have a lower IQ and lower academic achievemen...

Early identification of autism possible

...ne years of age.// In a process to systematically document early signs of autism in children researchers had been able to diagnose high-risk infants and confirmed the diagnosis in a follow up study, till about the age of 24 months. The study had involved development of computerized visual orienting task, sta...

New insights into herbal supplements

... is under way all over the globe to scientifically document the effects of hundreds of herbs and other dietary supplements. However, until now, there was// no easy access to current, comprehensive information about these agents. Experts at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City have now crea...

Couples in Britain can have “designer” babis

...etic structure of embryos. The public consultation document published by the UK department of health also raises the possibility of allowing research on human embryos such as the creation of animal human “chimeric” embryos. The ministers in the UK government want the British public to submit its views on whet...

India To March Ahead in The Global HealthCare Competition

...ment of a traditional knowledge digital library to document procedures and practices of unani, ayurveda and siddha formulations. India would register 75,000 ayurvedic, 50,000 unani and 15,000 siddha formulations during the next year. Eleven countries, including the US and Britain, have signed agreements with...

Health Literacy Rate Associated With Physical And Mental Health

...cription bottles and be able to read and interpret document information such as appointment slips, to be able to call themselves health literate. Researchers from Northwestern University, Chicago, had used data from a survey of 2,923 Medicare enrollees. In a one-hour in-person interview, individuals’ physic...

Yoga, ayurveda being documented to stop patent misuse

...systems from ancient books have been identified to document and make it available for the office that grants patents and copyrights to trademark it as our public property. The documentation includes texts, voice and visuals is expected to be completed before March 2007. Nearly hundreds of experts have been w...

Biologicals Transfer Proposal between US and Indian Biotechnology

...tion. Industry scientists admit that they cannot document the source of many for the basic tools for making vaccines and drugs, a potential basis for challenging bioenergetics patents. One solution, says FICCI is to create a global bank that will compulsorily collect patent protected biological materials an...

Passive Cigarette Smoking Increases Isoprostane Formation

...ife Sciences (available online 13 September 2005) document a significant temporary increase in in vivo oxidation injury due to passive smoke favouring development and/or progression of vascular disease. Apparently, repeated but not single exposure to passive smoking introduces a significantly large number o...

FDA Warns Against Birth-Control Patch

...h and injury reports, creating its own charts that document a higher rate of blood clots and deaths in association with the patch than with the pill. Hormone levels in women on the pill are highest one or two hours after taking it. Twelve hours later, estrogen levels are quite low, meaning the body is not ex...

Mystery behind Brain activity during recalling events disentangled

...ional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) scanner to document the participants' brain activity patterns when they studied the images. Also changes occurring every second were measured which was useful in determining what the participant would recall next before they actually remembered. Then a computer progra...

Guidant sold defective defibrillators with full knowledge

...device-related health care costs. Another Guidant document filed in connection with the Texas lawsuit shows that the company determined in February that it would not reopen its own investigation into the device's problem until the number of failures exceeded a specific number at a given point. In a posting ...

Bird Flu Threat Prompts Stockpiling Of Food And Medicine In America

...ecomes the first country outside Southeast Asia to document positive bird flu associated mortality. The deadly disease, which has claimed several valuable lives, is associated with a mortality rate of 50....

Small Doses Of Radiation Can Help Certain Lung Cancer Patients

...oncluded. They added that in future studies should document patient characteristics since "prospective identification of such patients could potentially profoundly influence treatment." NSCLC happens to be the most common form of lung cancer with a low survival rate of only 40 percent up to five years. Howeve...

Mystery Behind The Déjà Vu Phenomenon Yet To Be Resolvd

...l case. Probing deep, the researchers were able to document a history of chronic pain or head injury in all the cases studied. It is hypothesized that memory circuit failure in the temporal lobe of the brain, associated with recollection of memory can lead to such a condition. If a memory circuit is either...

Blair Welcomes 11 Private Healthcare Providers into NHS

...h of NHS Partners Network. The partners signed a document pledging to work as partners towards 'future succe...bility to pay, which makes them NHS patients,' the document said. 'We believe there is a growing consensus that it is the standard of diagnosis and treatment pr...

Haryana Denies Bird Flu Infection

... of the cause. The officials have not been able to document any evidence of bird flu infection. With the Government officials keeping a close watch over the bird flu situation in India, bird flu is unlikely to occur in a state, which is fully prepared to manage the bird flu crisis....

Internet Based Tool, BGEM To Help In Study Of Brain Development

... in turn uses the images. The institution hopes to document the expression of all these genes. The extensive support from the Bioinformatics Department at St. Jude’s has played a crucial role in the BGEM’s success. Bioinformatics refers to the use of IT gadgets such as computers, software and other technolo...

Britain Prepares For Mass Burials To Encounter Future Bird Flu Deaths

...ople will die if bird flu strikes in Britain. The document titled Managing Excess Deaths in an Influenza Pandemic, according to Life Style Extra, says the government should not rely on the antiviral vaccine or drugs to protect against the deadly bird flu because no drugs can cure the disease caused by a muta...

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