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Biologics valuable treatment option for patients with inflammatory bowel disease
...um. “The management of inflammatory bowel disease has
been significantly affected by the development of ...ir patients.” The treatment goal for IBD patients has
been to alleviate symptoms associated with these diseases and many gastroenterologists rely on a “st...
A new century of Alzheimer's disease research
...ging through a fog anymore,” says Dr. Younkin, who has
helped define the direction that Alzheimer’s research has
taken in many of the world’s research labs. “We can see the top of the hill for the first time, and ...
Researchers Discover How Cancer Evades the Immune System
...earchers at the University of Southern California, has
brought about the discovery of a new method to identify the genetic changes that enable tumours to evade the body's immune system. The findings, demonstrated in human breast and colorectal cancers, are significant to the field of medicine because...
Structure of TB Enzyme Points the Way to New Drugs: Study
... form, which is one of the reasons that resistance has
emerged. The study appears in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences....
Singapore Dengue Cases Return to Epidemic Level
... weeks of the year, the ministry said. Singapore has
launched a massive publicity campaign to educate residents about dengue. It has
also stepped up efforts to eradicate mosquito breeding grounds in the island-state, which has
UN Calls for Pedal Power to Reduce Environmental Damage
...d a critical stage at which global warming already has
seriously impacted lives and health and this problem will pose an even greater threat to mankind in coming decades if we fail to act now," Omi said. He said that in some countries environmental issues were not given the highest priority but "if we ...
Infertility Breakthrough With First Birth from Lab-matured Egg
... a laboratory, frozen, thawed and then fertilised, has
been born in Canada, researchers told a medical co...achieved four successful pregnancies, one of which has
resulted in a live birth. The other three pregnancies are ongoing." The breakthrough was announced...
First Baby Born from Eggs Matured and Frozen in the Lab
...Reproductive Centre in Montreal. The baby's mother has
a medical condition called polycystic ovarian synd...or use. Though the maturation of eggs in the lab has
been done before, leading to healthy births, and the freezing of eggs is a well-established procedur...
A Glass of Wine can Keep Tooth Decay and a Sore Throat at Bay
A new study has
revealed that a regular glass of wine, both red an...market Valpolicella and Pinot Nero wine, the drink has
ingredients that can kill bacteria. "However, the drink's antibacterial qualities, although well- ...
Tougher Tobacco Rules Urged at Global Anti-smoking Talks
...ons are not affected. "Formula One, for example, has
a big impact as they have three to four million people in Asia watching the F1 every year," Hatai told a press conference held as the talks got underway. "The Formula One is sponsored by several tobacco companies, and the racing is broadcast to Tha...
M-rated Violent Video Games Most Popular Among Young Teens
...articipants played violent games, youth crime rate has
actually declined. "But violent game play is so common, and youth crime has
actually declined, so most kids who play these games occasionally are probably doing fine. We hope t...
Those Who Cure can Kill Dire Prophesy of the doctors Plot
...taff he would be gone for seven to 10 days, but it has
been revealed he did not have any scheduled holida...ck decision to go to India." The Indian national has
been employed at the hospital as a junior doctor on a temporary visa since last September. He had ...
Scientists Identify Antibodies That Block Human and Animal SARS Viruses
...itrov. The discovery of two effective antibodies has
the advantage that a newly emergent variation of t...d inhibitors," summarized the authors. The study has
been published in the online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences....
Bat Virus Renamed After Protests from Malaysia State
...to their home in Bemban village. The entire family has
since recovered after receiving medical treatment. Bats are carriers of a number of viruses including the Nipah virus that killed more than 100 people in Malaysia in 1999....
Beijing Says Food Safe for Olympic Athletes, Tourists
.... International alarm over Chinese food exports has
been building for weeks amid reports of toxic prod...nt hot line opened in 1999 for consumer complaints has
proved to be a useful weapon. "Food-safety complaints were the highest proportion of complaints in...
Nurse Has Miraculous Escape as Window is Blown Off an Air Ambulance
...l, where he needed 13 stitches in his head. Fogg has
worked for the Ada-Boi air ambulance service for 24 years, which his father owns. The next day he was back at work. "It was pretty scary, I'll tell you that," Fogg said....
Pharaoh Hatshepsut Died in Pain Due to Cancer
...ad to her pelvic bones, a new study by researchers has
revealed. The daughter of Pharaoh Tuthmosis I a...reliminary examination of the 3,000-year-old mummy has
now revealed that Hatshepsut was obese, had decayed teeth and possibly suffered from a skin disease....
Robbie Donates 1.5 Million Pounds to Help His Native People Beat Addiction
Singer/songwriter Robbie Williams has
reportedly donated 1.5 million pounds for the 'Giv...s. The Grammy Award-nominated singer who himself has
battled drug addiction, insisted that he was 'glad' that he could help his native people. "I'm gla...
One-third of Adults Have Had Some Form of Alcohol Use Disorder During Their Lifetimes
... New York based Columbia University Medical Center has
shown that nearly 30 per cent of US adults have had some form of alcohol use disorder at some point in their lifetimes. Some 17.8 per cent of the adults surveyed reported experiencing alcohol abuse, and 12.5 per cent alcohol dependence. The ba...
Annual Tobacco-related Deaths to Reach 8.3 Million by 2030
...of cigarette products. "Cross-border advertising has
a big impact on populations all over the world," s...f the Thailand Health Promotion Institute. Hatai has
earned world respect for his successful anti-smoking campaign that has
made Thailand "the gold stand...
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