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Use of Cellular Phones associated with Increased risk of Brain Tumors
...sed on the effect of different risk factors, which have
been previously documented as risk factors for brain tumors. Their results read as “An increased risk was only found for ipsilateral exposure in the anatomic area with the highest microwave dose. In a multivariate analysis including other exposures w...
Vaccine to quit smoking?
Well, there is aren’t too many approaches which have
not been taken in trying to prevent smoking, but a new vaccine developed by Nabi,// a pharmaceutical company, promises new hope in preventing people from relapsing. The vaccine (NicVAX) binds nicotine and prevents it from reaching the brain, where it...
New Drug for Bronchial Asthma
... had antibodies for just about everything well, we have
an anti-IgE antibody now for bronchial asthma. This is particularly useful in bronchial asthma where an attack can be brought by a number of noxious and non-noxious stimuli. This has also been proven to induce symptomatic relief.How does that apply t...
Immunosupressants for Eczema
...oids for skin disease. Yet, the host of drugs that have
come out in the recent years which are dermatocent...y of its lesions.For India? Well, unfortunately we have
a list of D/D for itching skin lesions which runs rather long, including some of the greater evils l...
Is Diabetes the Leading Cause of Kidney Failure in India
No one knows the answer to this one as we do not have
collective data, however diabetes is the number one cause of kidney failure in the United States, accounting for more than 40 percent of the new cases of end-stage renal disease (ESRD)each year. People with ESRD require regular dialysis or a kidney t...
Another ray of hope for Arthritis Sufferers
...oach based on a combination of the two supplements have
been reported by many doctors from Europe and Asia. Glucosamine is a nutrient-rich formula for connective tissue and joints. It helps regenerate connective tissue, and may help prevent cartilage breakdown. One reason for the popularity of glucosamine...
Asthma may actually be prevented by Dust and Dirt
... asthma later in life. Environmental endotoxin may have
an allergy-protective effect in some infants whose homes have
high levels of the bacteria by-product. "Endotoxin seems to drive the immune system to produce cytok...
Fibroids unlikely to Turn Cancerous
...y are told to consider a hysterectomy because they have
fibroid tumors that could become cancerous.//'It is very, very rare that a fibroid tumor could become cancerous,' said Dr. Nelson Teng, chief of gynecologic oncology at the Stanford University School of Medicine.Fibroids are benign growths in the ute...
One in Three Heart Attack Patients Have No Chest Pains
...is Symptom. As many as one-third of patients never have
chest pains prior to or during a heart attack, a s...iabetics and others who belong to groups likely to have
atypical heart attack symptoms, more than half may never have
such pains. The report examined sympto...
Epileptic Seizures Can Be Duec to Heart Problem
British researchers have
said that Many people thought to have
epilepsy may have
a heart problem instead. In a study, researchers closely examined people diagnosed...
Bypass Heart Surgery Performed Without General Anesthesia
...that patients who are operated in this way may not have
to go to the intensive care unit at all and this surgery may be undertaken as a day case surgery once it is perfected. Speaking about the other profound advances in the bypass surgery Dr.Zenati said, "Elimination of the heart lung machine so that our...
Recommendations for Treatment of Blood Pressue
...igh Blood Pressure Education Program (NHBPEP),USA, have
come out with recommendations to treat Hypertension.Control of systolic blood pressure is as important as control of Diastolic blood pressure. This is a crucial message for health care providers, patients, and their families. For many years, the impo...
AIDS Disaster in India is Imminent
...onsider to be the next big trouble spot--India."We have
a very serious catastrophe in the offing, and if there's an enemy of India it's not Pakistan, it's not China, and it's not any of the other superpowers--the big threat to India is HIV/AIDS," said Dr. Ishawar Gilada, the secretary general of the Peopl...
NEW ROBOTIC SURGERY ARM APPROVED BY FDA
..., is the first of its kind.The robotic arms, which have
a "wrist" built in to the end of the tool, giving surgeons additional manipulation ability during laparoscopic surgery, enabling easier, more intricate motion and better control of surgical tools. The new robotic system is intended to be used in an ...
Antibiotics Dangerous for Diarrhoea in Children Caused by E.Coli
warned doctors that Antibiotics when given to children with diarrhea caused by Escherichia coli bacteria, may put the children at increased risk of developing a serious condition known as "Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome". The report appears on the website...
Amphetamines Help Recovery of Stroke Patients
...d up the recovery of speech in stroke patients who have
lost the function. This study was done on patients who had suffered from ischemic stroke, or a stroke due to loss of blood and oxygen to the brain. Amphetamines were given to 30 stroke patients who lost their ability to speak. Dr.D.Hal Unwin told t...
Blood Cells Capable of Regenerating Liver
... to suggest that at least some of these stem cells have
the power, under the right circumstances, to give rise not only to the various kinds of blood cells but also to cells from other organs. <br.He said other studies suggest that the brain, skeleton and lungs also call in stem cells from elsewhere....
Lean Protein Could Be Key to Obesity Drugs
...SmithKline Beecham and the University of Cambridge have
created mice with a human protein known as Uncoupl...ithKline Beecham, said."They eat more because they have
a higher metabolic rate but it is true they eat more and weigh less." Like exercise, the excess UC...
Painkillers Do Not Shorten Dying Patients' Lives
... not shorten their lives.Some health professionals have
criticized the practice, comparing it to euthanasia, but doctors at St Christopher's Hospice in London claim patients receiving higher doses of drugs such as morphine live just as long as those who do not. In research published in The Lancet medica...
A prescription cream for unwanted facial hair
...linical trials. Although Vaniqa currently appears have
few side effects, when used as directed, post-release experience often modifies the safety profile for new drugs....
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