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A new century of Alzheimer's disease research

...eimer’s. “I think Alzheimer’s is going to be much easier to treat if you can prevent accumulation of AB in your brain, than if you try to treat it once plaques form,” Dr. Golde says. “We know that statins don’t work very well if a heart artery is 99 percent blocked, but do if they are taken earlier. The sa...

US Traveler With Deadly TB Has Less Serious Strain

...istant tuberculosis, which is still serious but is easier to treat. The doctor also said that if Speaker infected other people, "we now have some drugs available to try to treat them and prevent them from developing TB." Speaker was the first person in more than four decades to be placed under mandatory...

Japan's Kobayashi Might Drop Out of Hot Dog Eating Championship

...eparately after being dunked in water to make them easier to swallow. The only real rule is to avoid regurgitation -- or "reversal of fortune" as it is quaintly termed -- which would result in immediate disqualification....

Ambitious Gastric Cancer Research Project Proposed in Singapore

...ected too late. Research would hopefully make it easier for patients to be screened early. At the National Cancer Centre, researchers will be looking at cancer-causing genes. With enough information, they could develop personalised treatment plans for different patients with different genes, thereby incre...

Dark Chocolate Possible Medicine for Blood Pressure

... eat a couple of chunks of chocolate a day was far easier than encouraging "complex behavioral changes" to help them reduce their blood pressure. But over indulgence in chocolate is not good as it is high in fat and calories. Fruits and vegetables provide a range of polyphenols, as well as important vitam...

American Bests Japanese Hot Dog Eating Champion, Sets Record

...eparately after being dunked in water to make them easier to swallow. The only real rule is to avoid regurgitation -- or 'reversal of fortune' as it is quaintly termed -- which would result in immediate disqualification. Hot dog eating champions are not, as might be expected, huge and obese, since exper...

Kids With Crohn's Disease are at Ease Now

..., but its not me, she says, acknowledging that its easier dealing with it now than when she and her family learned the diagnosis five years ago. Its nothing to be afraid of. Ive chosen not to hide it; its awkward but it doesnt limit my abilities, said the Pacific Palisades, CA, high school senior. Accordi...

Watch 'Live Earth' Concerts Simultaneously on the Net

...eir favourite performances, but we've also made it easier to learn more about the artist, the cause and to engage with the community," Gurry said....

Hydrogen Fuel Is It a New Fuel for the Future?

...he past 12 months," says Kruse, "and this makes it easier to mainstream hydrogen technology. I'm already receiving inquiries from people wanting to buy hydrogen cars." In the western corner of West Sacramento, is the home of the California Fuel Cell Partnership. They are a depot for most of the hydrogen f...

Deep Insights into Type2 Diabetes by Wesley Researchers

...ey Research Institute project aims to make it much easier for people to manager their Type 2 Diabetes by using community pharmacists. Chief investigator of the project, Mr David Brand of The Wesley Pharmacy, said this study had the potential to benefit sufferers by enabling them to better understand and m...

Discourage Less Educated Women from Conceiving , Says New Zealand Academic

...s a world-ranked expert on intelligence. He said easier methods of contraception, or even contraception in...to take an antidote. If you had contraception made easier by progress, then every child is a wanted child." Free bottled water containing contraceptives cou...

Gays and Lesbians can Obtain asylum in US on Grounds of Harassment and Abuse

... on the basis of sexual orientation has become far easier since 1994, when then-Attorney General Janet Reno ordered that a groundbreaking case involving a gay Cuban refugee be viewed as a legal precedent, such asylum cases are still extremely difficult to win, according to lawyers in Washington and elsewher...

Parkinson's Targets Two Distinct Brain Networks, Finds Study

...As the disease gets worse, the fingerprint is much easier to identify. The cognitive problems are real and have to be addressed. The medicines for Parkinson's don't seem to do anything to alter these networks and we need new ones to target these symptoms," Dr. Eidelberg said. Eidelberg added that the netw...

Electronic Health Records Shows No Improvement in Quality of Outpatient Care

...n eliminate errors due to bad handwriting, make it easier to follow patient information over time and enable physicians to easily share patients' records. Additionally, the more sophisticated systems can flag potential problems, such as mixing medications that might trigger a bad reaction, and provide ad...

Researchers Develop First Mouse Model of Lung Transplantation

...cs of mice are well documented and their genes are easier to manipulate. With the mice, we can selectively delete genes to study their function in the transplanted lung or in the recipient, which weve not been able to do effectively in other animal models, said Andrew Gelman, Ph.D., an assistant professo...

New Nano-power Could Make Biopsies Sensitive and Efficient

...compete with techniques that have recently made it easier to detect tiny amounts of leukaemia cells in biopsies. "I am tempted to think that this technique will not be any more sensitive," he says. It might be used, however, to detect low levels of cancer that have spread 'silently' into the bone marr...

Cancer Cures for Canines

...r seen in children. Research into canine cancer is easier because of the dog's extensive pedigree information. Experts say this could be crucial in identifying the underlying genetic causes of cancer in dogs and humans and finding treatments that could be to the benefit of both. Dr Mobasheri said: The ...

US TB Traveler Sued Over 'reckless and Selfish Behavior'

...istant tuberculosis, which is still serious but is easier to treat, he said. Speaker was the first person in more than four decades to be placed under mandatory isolation by US health authorities. He was engaged to be married and in the thick of planning his May nuptials, when doctors found in January h...

Tumours in Dogs may Give Insight into Human Cancer Development

...xperts believe that research into canine cancer is easier because of the dog's extensive pedigree information. They say that this may be crucial in identifying the underlying genetic causes of cancer in dogs and humans and finding treatments that may be to the benefit of both. The benefits of taking a com...

Efficacy of Lyme Disease Vaccination Examined

... actions based on the benefit of having it to live easier lives. If I get more benefit at the same level of risk, whats wrong with that, he said. Fischhoff does not see adults choosing vaccination to prevent a tick-borne illness as similar to girls receiving a vaccine to prevent a sexually transmitted inf...

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