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Tracing oesophagal cancer

...ffects 5000 people a year in the UK, making it the eighth most common cancer. The main problem is spread of the cancer through the lymph glands. But it is hard for doctors to know which gland close to the oesophagus are affected by the cancer.// Researchers at the University of Newcastle, funded by the UK...

Acoustic neuroma in older patients to be treated

...coustic swannoma) is a benign tumour affecting the eighth cranial nerve and leading to a sudden loss of hearing and problems with balance.// Standard treatment is removal by surgery - but there's some debate as to whether this is worthwhile in older people with limited life expectancy. For any brain surgery...

Supplements for Ear Infections

...were taking the study supplements than before. The eighth child would not take cod liver oil because of its taste. Five of the children didn't experience any additional ear infections for the remainder of the winter season. Linda A. Linday, M.D., from the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary this study provides ...

Smoking may be influenced by Parents

...behavior. Researchers gave a group of seventh and eighth graders in San Diego a questionnaire that asked about their parents' smoking "prompting" behaviors. The students' parents completed a similar questionnaire. Researchers compared data from 242 smoking parents and their children. Results show only 9 p...

COPD patients can benefit through intense training

... improved to 68 per cent of the maximum and by the eighth week, it was 95 per cent of the maximum. The researchers also reported that the respiratory endurance of the participants had also improved. The researchers thus concluded that high-intensity, interval-based training is feasible and effective for pat...

Protection from Dementia

...ealth concern in developed nations, ranking as the eighth leading cause of death and disability. Studies have shown elevated blood pressure levels and prior incidence of stroke put people// at especially high risk for these mind-robbing conditions, but doctors are unsure whether treatment of high blood pres...

Chemotherapy Effective for Bladder Cancer

...er is the fourth most common cancer in men and the eighth most common cancer in women. According to the American Cancer Society, approximately 57,000 people will be diagnosed with bladder cancer in 2003 and 12,500 will die of the disease. Investigators at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center ...

The Link Between Pregnancy and Restless Legs Syndrome

...he sixth month, reaching a peak at the seventh and eighth months of pregnancy. RLS prevalence dramatically decreased around the time of delivery....

The Link Between Pregnancy and Restless Legs Syndrome

...he sixth month, reaching a peak at the seventh and eighth months of pregnancy. RLS prevalence dramatically decreased around the time of delivery....

Understanding The Origin Of Tumors

Tumors of unknown origin are the eighth leading type of cancers. Researchers say a new testing method called Gene Expression Profiling // may now help identify where tumors first begin to grow. They say the testing method is about 86-percent accurate in determining a tumor’s origin. Speci...

Arthritis Patients Can Find Relief With Acupuncture

... needles were not inserted. Results showed by the eighth week of the study, the patients receiving acupuncture showed an increase in function of their knee. By week 14, the patients in the acupuncture group had a decrease in pain compared to the other two groups. Specifically, the patients receiving acupun...

"Defeat AIDS Pledge" by Andhra CM

... necessary as many children drop out at seventh or eighth standard," he said. He also underlined the need to teach morals to students, avoid premarital sex and be faithful to one's life partner. "They should also be taught on the precautions to be taken if they commit a mistake," he said. Ramadoss said a...

A Comparative Study On Dietary Habits In Middle School Students And Increase In Weight

...ized 16 middle schools randomly chose of which the eighth grade students were considered. Based on the information the relationship between Body mass index and food intake was analyzed. Schools were asked about a variety questions like food policies, health programs and food guidelines. The results led to t...

Pakistan On Alert After Cases Of Fatal Fever

...ng disorder a few days after she gave birth to her eighth child in a private clinic. Doctors say CCHF is transmitted to human beings by tics as well as through direct contact with the blood and secretions of an infected animal or patient. Hospital authorities sought to downplay the death with RGH Medical ...

Aggressive Teenage Behaviour: Blame It On The Anabolic Steroids

...roids (AASs) by adolescents. More than 0.5 million eighth and tenth grade students are estimated to use anabolic steroids every year, according to estimates by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Long-term abuse can lead to hallucinations, mood swings, paranoia, liver damage, hypertension, increased ris...

A 15p increase in an NHS Prescription Cost

...nnedy, explaining the cost revision, said "For the eighth consecutive year we have held the increase to below or around the level of inflation. This is a modest increase, which will help maintain the contribution that charges make towards the cost of the NHS." According to Ms Kennedy, nearly 87% of pres...

Primal Scream's Return

... they wrap up the details for the release of their eighth studio album, Riot City Blues, it is time for introspection for Bobby Gillespie. The band's first universal hit Screamadelica was a rage in the early 90s. // But after that there was a time when their albums became a mix of politics and drugs. It wa...

Fat Content In McDonald’s & KFC's Foods Varies From Country To Countr

... and Peru, according to the study. New York ranked eighth while how much trans fat is used in other US cities is unknown. The researchers write that the oils used in McDonald's restaurants in the US and Peru contained 23 percent and 24 percent of trans fats, respectively, compared with 10 percent trans fa...

Drive Against Malnutrition Among Children In MP Gets Kicked Off

...ntrol the problem of severe malnutrition is in its eighth phase, but malnutrition continues to persist. "In the beginning of the campaign, it will cover such children whose parents are likely to migrate in search of work, and the registration of expectant mothers whose delivery is likely during April-May...

Doctors Urge Government To Roll Back Quotas

...t doctors in five government hospitals entered the eighth day Friday, students from Delhi University (DU), Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) and Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi joined them to express solidarity. ‘We will not give up our fight and the government has to take back the proposed plan of r...

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