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A new century of Alzheimer's disease research
...ations through combinations of eggs and sperm. And given
the progress science has made in decoding the human genome, Dr. Younkin is convinced that some day soon researchers will have a blueprint of all the genes that raise a person’s risk of developing Alzheimer’s, even if by just a little bit here and the...
Advanced therapy offers cure for relapsed cancer patient
...uction of blood cells so a stem cell transplant is given
to replenish the body’s immune system through a process similar to a blood transfusion. Three to four weeks later the entire process is repeated. “The message for patients is that through research, diligence and new technologies there is hope,” said...
UN Calls for Pedal Power to Reduce Environmental Damage
...at in some countries environmental issues were not given
the highest priority but "if we ignore the environment, humanity will suffer." Omi proposed greater use of bicycles, the use of clean energy sources, and tax incentives to reduce carbon emissions. "... we have to adopt lifestyles that are not onl...
First Baby Born from Eggs Matured and Frozen in the Lab
...e, where ovaries can get over-stimulated if she is given
hormone injections that are routinely used by fert...itro fertilization (IVF), where they are typically given
female hormone supplements to boost the number of mature eggs they produce, allowing more embryos to...
Those Who Cure can Kill Dire Prophesy of the doctors Plot
...e emerging. An al-Qaeda leader in Iraq may have given
a cryptic clue about the foiled UK bombing attacks... to fly home on Monday, claiming his wife had just given
birth to his child in India. Haneef reportedly told hospital staff he would be gone for seven to 1...
One-third of Adults Have Had Some Form of Alcohol Use Disorder During Their Lifetimes
...lent and disabling. Persistent low treatment rates given
the availability of effective treatments indicate the need for vigorous education efforts for the public and professionals," the authors conclude....
Amnesia Drug That Blocks Bad Memories on the Anvil
...ad happened 10 years earlier. Some patients were given
the drug used to treat amnesia, while others were given
a placebo. After a week, patients given
the drug showed fewer signs of stress when recalling thei...
Scot's National Drink, Now Available at 1,000 Pounds a Nip
...he hotel's main bar. Johnnie Walker says it has given
bottles of this limited edition to "individuals de...te. A chilled glass of Highland Spring water is given
complimentary. Whisky cognoscenti differ over whether the whisky should or should not be taken with ...
Jacqueline Kennedy Onnasis Phobia Over Daughters Weight Gain Revealed
...e promised to accompany her mum on jogs. She had given
her daughter a credit card for individual purchases under $100. One day, she saw a charge for two pounds of barbecued spareribs at Mr. Chow. After lecturing her daughter on the perils of excessive poundage, she cancelled the credit card, but reactiva...
Acute Mountain Sickness may Lead to Pulmonary or Cerebral Edema
...s. Pre-travel consultation regarding AMS should be given
by professionals with special attention to practical advice. This study is published in Journal of Travel Medicine....
Rosehips may Be an Effective Alternative for Rheumatoid Arthritis
...of their regular medication. The remaining 41 were given
a "dummy" capsule containing no active ingredients...inful joints was significantly reduced in patients given
the supplement, and quality of life greatly improved. Stefan Willich, from the Charite University ...
Draft National Policy on Sight-saving Drugs unacceptable
...hat patients must go blind in one eye before being given
treatment for the other are unacceptable. It continues: Pegaptanib and ranibizumab need to be made available for use throughout the NHS, as is the case in Scotland. In the absence of such national arrangements elsewhere in the UK, NHS commissioners...
Drinking Problem Plagues 30% Americans
...e authors conclude. Persistent low treatment rates given
the availability of effective treatments indicate the need for vigorous education efforts for the public and professionals....
Lost Sleep can Never Be Compensated for
...tions. At the end of the study, the animals were given
three full days to sleep as much as they wanted. It was observed that they seldom recovered the sleep they had been deprived of during the five consecutive days in the immediate past. The findings support the recent human studies that suggested tha...
Stray Kerala Dogs Face Keyhole Surgery to Control Birth Rate
... seven female and four male. The dogs are first given
vitamins vaccinations and devorming medicines a day before the operation. By applying local anaesthesia, the surgery is performed. This has no side effect on the dogs which are released as soon as it recovers, said Jaison George, the person in-charge...
Pete Doherty Gets a Rehab or Jail Ultimatum
Singer Pete Doherty has been given
an ultimatum; that he will face jail if he doesn't undergo rehab to deal with his drug abuse. The Babyshambles frontman pleaded guilty to possessing quantities of crack cocaine, heroin, cannabis and ketamine as well as two driving offenses at a he...
Chemical Injections for Fat Removal
...e themselves for a weight gain that seems outsized given
the food they eat, said Lydia Kuo, a medical stude...normal diet did not gain weight, but stressed mice given
a high-fat diet did. In fact, the researchers found these mice put on more weight than expected give...
Cognitive Test Takers and Score Variation
...variation between someones scores on the same test given
three times over two weeks was as big as the varia...typical performances, a one-person bell curve. Any given
test will net a performance somewhere along that curve, as when a hitters good and bad days are fact...
Therapeutic Cancer Vaccine Trials
...avirus or the flu, therapeutic cancer vaccines are given
in the hopes of treating an existing disease. These cancer vaccines generally fall into two categories: cell-based, where vaccines are created using cells from the patients own immune system that have been activated to the presence of cancer antige...
Patients Find Healthy Vein in Old Austrian Mine
...ly." But Bad Gastein organisers say patients are given
one day without inhaling radon in between two days of treatment, and say the gas is out of the patients' bodies within three hours. "The 50-odd mine staff are subject to 20 times more exposure than patients, but we remain below official exposure le...
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