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How to diagnose heart failure?

...ly the power of the simple physical examination is forgotten by many. But doctors at the Heart Failure Research Unit at the University of Texas now reveal that two signs in a physical exam are highly relevant to heart failure.// In a healthy adult, only two heart sounds ('lub-dub') are detected; a third hear...

Old Drugs Safe To Use In Cancer Treatment ?

Most of us have not forgotten the thalidomide tragedy thalidomide in the 1950s and 1960s. This drug was given for treatment of morning sickness // to pregnant mothers and resulted in seal like babies ( shortened limbs). Now, doctors see a new future use for the infamous medicatio...

Encephalitis Survivors Face The Risk Of Becoming Disabled

...agedy of Japanese encephalitis as stark as in this forgotten area where the latest bout of// the disease has killed hundreds. "Encephalitis kills, but even the survivors are rarely able to lead a completely normal life," admits Dr. K.P. Kushwaha of the Gorakhpur Medical College in eastern Uttar Pradesh, the n...

Bill Gates to Fund £28m for Malaria researc

...kills millions of children worldwide, has become a forgotten epidemic. He is confident that if we could expand malaria control programs, and invest what's needed in research and development, we can stop this tragedy. Liverpool School Project: Liverpool's Innovative Vector Control Consortium (IVCC) Project...

New Rule Results In The Complete Makeover In The Field Of Drug Advertising

... faced by the drug maker. In this confusion he has forgotten to cater the needs of the physician. Secondly a lot of information is known about the drug and all of it has to be included in the label, which again becomes very difficult. And thirdly the numbers of drugs are on the rise.The rule is applicable to a...

The Memory Retains Things that We Have forgotten

We might feel that we have forgotten certain things in everyday life, but in a study co...ucted researchers have noted that whatever we have forgotten does still stay in our memory//. Sander Daselaar of the University of Amsterdam and Roberto Cabeza...

Electronic Device to the Rescue of Women Using Contraceptive Pill

...es. It also advises users what to do if they have forgotten to take their pill. It glows red if the user’s level of protection is very low. According to statistics researchers have found that 70% of women forget to take one a month, and 10% forget it at least four times. It reminds the time and the number ...

Careless Doctors Cause Discomfort to Patient

...y did the surgery was blamed to have inadvertently forgotten to remove the scissors after the procedure. ...

Money Spent On Cancer worth Every Penny

...rvices for Cancer Care Cymru said that people have forgotten that cancer has a human face. There have been significant and innovative leaps forward in the ability to diagnose and treat certain specific cancers, but many others remain a challenge to us. The future need not worry as we are in a better position...

National Transplant Week to Raise Need for Organ Donation

...While each has gained from kindness, they have not forgotten that that kindness stemmed from someone else's loss. ...

Doctors Must Consider Spiritual Needs of Their Patients: Study

...at they are being cared for by someone who has not forgotten that a broken patient remains a whole person, and that healing transcends survival.' ANN...

Partners of Alcoholics May Need to Seek help

...xplained Grosse. Many relatives of alcoholics have forgotten how to think about their needs. And if there's no other way, they must leave their partner. At the same time they must consciously acknowledge that they are not guilty of causing their partner's addiction. 'For an alcoholic, it's always someone els...

Scent of a Rose may Give More Than Pleasure

...can be linked so closely to memory, and may revive forgotten joys, humiliations and other remembrances of things past. According to Born, who published these findings in the journal Science, the improvements found in the study may help scientists develop memory treatments that target the sleep cycle during w...

Alcohol Could Damage Youngsters' Brain

...all. The subjects were asked how often they had forgotten things they planned or needed to do in the future, such as locking the door or posting a letter. The heavy drinkers were much more forgetful, and found remembering to carry out immediate simple tasks particularly difficult. A parallel study of ...

Surgeons Find Gauze Left in Patient 11 Years Earlier

...de daily Blic reported Thursday.// The gauze was forgotten in the patient's body after surgery 11 years ago, ...culties, though in some cases gauze or instruments forgotten in the body after surgery may be fatal. Source-IANS...

Scientists Saying Against Trees Sparks Debate

...ong? Dueck suggests that Keppler's team might have forgotten that gas trapped in plants' intercellular spaces, and in air pockets in the soil, could diffuse out and be counted as "emitted" by the plant in their experiment. But Keppler rejects this, saying that this sort of methane desorption could only be pa...

Student Beaten With Hammer for Not Bringing Book

... a book. Sugam Kumar Singh of Loyola school had forgotten to bring his English literature book on Friday and this infuriated his teacher, Subrato Das. Das first slapped the boy and later beat him with a hammer used to ring the class bell. After hitting the student, the teacher asked him to go out of school....

Eyeing a Good Memory - Not an Exercise in Futility!

...ting, but it might be the only trick to recall the forgotten facts and figures. A study shows that improving memory may be as simple as getting to move the eye from one end to the other for 30 seconds every morning. This could improve memory by 10 per cent, a study suggests. This is no exercise in futility...

Hib Vaccination can Prevent Pneumonia

...s in children, often called the invisible cause of forgotten child killers in Asia, said Dr. Kent R. Hill, Assistant Administrator, Global Health. Immunization programs, including Hib, are an essential component of USAIDs strategy to prevent life-threatening childhood infections. These data are clear - Hib v...

Routine Hib Vaccination Could Save Innumerable Asian Children

... in children, often called the 'invisible cause of forgotten child killers' in Asia. Immunization programs, including Hib, are an essential component of USAID's strategy to prevent life-threatening childhood infections. These data are clear - Hib vaccine is an important addition to immunization programs throug...

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(Date:4/17/2014)... produce hydrogen sulfide in order to properly multiply and ... the Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology at the Herman ... Shi, principal investigator on the project, said the presence ... flow of calcium ions. The essential ions activate a ... the creation of new bone tissue, and keeps the ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... of forests in the Amazon help create tinderbox ... rapid and widespread forest loss during drought years, ... show that forests in the Amazon could reach ... forest fires lead to large-scale loss of trees, ... professor of geography, Penn State. , "We documented ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... new early-warning signs of the potential loss of sight ... for the diagnosis and treatment of diabetic retinopathy, potentially ... "We had not expected to see such striking changes ... Elsner, professor and associate dean in the IU School ... set out to study the early signs, in volunteer ...
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