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Wound healing made faster

... Dr Leavesley says other efforts in wound-healing enhancement using natural substances have only been able to mend one kind of wound. By combining different hormones in different proportions in the complex, the QUT team has been able to stimulate the healing response of different types of cells including muscle...

Drugs to stop burgeon of HIV

...The researchers showed that the drug HMA stops the enhancement of budding by Vpu which indicates it will reduce the spread of the virus. "The virus will still replicate, but eventually the cell dies and the viruses, defenceless without surface membranes, are eaten up by macrophages," he explained. At present th...

Vacuum device increase breasts

...e growth, study findings indicate. The "amount of enhancement is relative to (the woman's) size," Greco said. However, the increased breast size remains evident up to 15 months later, according to previous reports. Greco's study did not include long-term follow-up data. The device is "relatively inconvenient,...

Viagra Used More By Young Men

... implying that the increased use of Viagra was for enhancement and recreation. Thus researchers say that prescription benefit plans of erectile dysfunction drugs vary from unrestricted coverage to no coverage, and the large increase in Viagra users could be bad for insurers....

Calcitriol [Vitamin D] with combination of painkillers for cancer treatment

...if the approach also works in men. "There is great enhancement when the drugs are given together, using what we think is a safe dose in humans," Feldman said in a statement. "It‘s hard to make an exact comparison, as we are talking about cells in a dish and not a person." "We don‘t want the patient to think that...

Tamiflu Shortage Can Be Better Handled By Combining It With Probenecid

Drug Synergism refers to the enhancement in action or effect of a particular drug than the individual effect of both the drugs combined. The phenomenon could be exploited in the present scenario where the avian bird flu is posing a serious threat across different regions of the globe. // ...

Cipla In India Can Manufacture Drug For Bird Flu

... It With Probenecid Drug Synergism refers to the enhancement in action or effect of a particular drug than the individual effect of both the drugs combined. http://www.medindia.net/news/ view_news_main.asp?x=5515 India To Procure 1 Million Doses Of Tamiflu India is planning to procure at least a million...

Paralyzed Patients Can Be Trained To Walk With Robotic Treadmill

...ion of certain tasks such as flexion of ankles. An enhancement in the blood flow to the cerebellum was also evident from the images obtained through MRI. A certain threshold level of change was required in the cerebellum for an increased ability to walk. The researchers have arrived at a conclusion that a cere...

Self help scheme to reduce risk of HIV in women

...ade. The authors feel that the innovative economic enhancement program for women not only reduced the risk of HIV transmission in women they also increased the self esteem in these women....

Visually impaired prefer specially enhanced TV

...sion benefited from an individually tuned contrast enhancement of their TV. Peli and his colleagues used an ima...ing it in the other changed the amount of contrast enhancement applied to those details. Peli and his colleagues found that the patients did have individual pref...

Boost of Memory Can Be Achieved Through Physical Activity

...several weeks in and established that there was an enhancement in both their power of concentration and visual memory. There was a substantial improvement in the jogger’s ability to recollect images and complete visual tasks. A slight improvement was also noted in their memory function related to numbers. In...

Australia to Show Leniency towards U.S. Pharmaceutical Companies

...panies can delay their patents only if there is an enhancement in the profits due to the drug. But the government will never allow the misuse of the law at any cost....

Wounds Heal 25% Faster In Older Adults Who Exercise Regularly

...Medical Sciences. This is the first time such an enhancement associated with exercise is being documented, according to Charles Emery, a professor of psychology and the lead author of the Ohio State University study. The study included 28 healthy older adults ranging in age from 55 to 77 (average age 61). Th...

UK Plastic surgeons cash in as cosmetic operations soar

Cosmetic enhancement has fuelled a booming industry and turned plastic surgeons into millionaires in the U.K. More than 22,000 operations were carried out on men and women in 2005, an increase of 35 per cent on 2004. The number of women // opting for cosmetic surgery in...

Nervous System Plays Role In Stem Cell Regulation

...hat is circulating. The exact process by which the enhancement of the mobilization of hematopoietic stem cells by means of multiple chemicals is still unknown. The hematopoietic stem cell mobilization is elicited by the hematopoietic cytokine granulocyte-colony stimulating factor (G-CSF) for critical bone marrow...

Meniscal Damage Could Lead To Cartilage Loss And Knee Osteoarthritis

...f which include shock absorption, load bearing and enhancement of joint stability. Joint injury that requires the complete or partial surgical removal of the damaged meniscus (meniscectomy) is associated with onset of knee osteoarthritis. It is even regarded as a risk factor for osteoarthritis. While previous ...

Annual Budget 2006: Health And Education Sector Receive A Boost

...ed by the Union Minister. The announcement of this enhancement for these service-oriented sectors is believed to result in the much-sought social development. The total amount of financial resources allocated to these sectors has been fixed at Rs.24, 115 crore (education) and Rs.12, 546 crore (health). An inc...

Want To Retain Your Memory? Believe That You Can Do So!

...eption of memory control could be used as a memory enhancement tool during middle age or even later. 'One's sense of control is both a precursor and a consequence of age-related losses in memory. Our study shows that the more you believe there are things you can do to remember information, the more likely you ...

Chicken Prices Show an Upward Trend – Consumers, Not Scared Chicken Anymor

...ixed the procurement price at 85 paise, a 20 paise enhancement from what was last week. The rate is expected to go up. The export of eggs is yet to show improvement as the West Asian Counties are still following the ban. ...

Pregnancy Complication Reduced By Calcium Supplementation

... beneficial effects of calcium supplementation for enhancement of maternal and child health....

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