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The Cancer Rumour mill working over time

...nd listen. But should we really accept all that is heard and said about the disease? Or should we use our gray cells and analyse the pros and cons and then decide? Should we believe all that is written about and said about the dreaded disease? Especially so when we receive emails telling us to forward the ...

Negligent doctors asked to cough up 3 lakhs for death of patient

...00 hrs, she vomited and at midnight, the relatives heard her loud cries. They were told that the patient was mentally upset and that she had been put on sedatives. But around 1130 hrs the next day, Chandrakala died. The post mortem revealed that death had occurred due to the aftershock of spinal anesthesi...

Biotechnology on the lead

... Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) heard from Colonel Dick Collins, head of the US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases. He said a release of anthrax bacteria near a city of half a million people would cause up to 93,000 deaths within a week. Part of the problem would be...

Organs made from cloned embryos

...e of the more provocative pieces of news that I've heard from this whole area. We can't evaluate the claim without seeing the data. There are many, many years of work ahead of us. These are exciting but very preliminary data," said Dr. George Q. Daley, a stem cell expert at the Whitehead Institute in Camb...

DNA of deceased ones stored in Funeral Homes

...rmont-based Funeral Consumers Alliance.``I haven't heard consumers talk about it at all,'' Carlson said. But funeral home directors are discussing the matter, and D'Esopo also is considering collecting samples from the living. Many police departments already offer fingerprinting services for children so t...

Awareness of oral cancer is low

...rogramme. Of the 750 participants, 60 per cent had heard of oral cancer, but only 40 per cent knew you could have an oral cancer examination (ask your dentist about this). And only 12 per cent had ever had such an exam. 70% were aware that tobacco is a risk factor for oral cancer (it's responsible for 80...

Bacterial discovery may help CF patients

...iversity of New South Wales, was surprised when he heard of the discovery. "The discovery that DNA is the major component of the matrix, and the use of DNaseI to dissolve it is a breakthrough," he Kjelleberg told UPI. "My question is, is it also relevant to other biofilms or only those pertaining to Pseud...

Voice has to be looked after with care

... never shout or yell. If you have to make yourself heard above background noise, it is best to use a microphone. It is also important to hydrate your vocal cords, and for this you should really be aiming for a dozen eight ounce glasses of water a day. Caffeine in coffee tends to dehydrate the vocal cords s...

False beliefs could cost cancer patients their lives

... patients said very non-specific things, saying 'I heard it from the gossip mill' or 'I heard it from friends' or 'Everyone knows that'. "Some cited personal experiences, saying their mom went ...

Enzyme Associated with Memory

Do you remember where you were when you heard about the World Trade Center attack? For many it is a memory they will never forget. But why? A new study finds lasting memories are formed with a process that involves the enzyme known as protein kinase C.// Researchers from Wake Forest University ...

Enzyme Associated With Memory

Do you remember where you were when you heard about the World Trade Center attack? For many it is a memory they will never forget. But why? A new study finds lasting memories are formed with a process that involves the enzyme known as protein kinase C.// Researchers from Wake Forest University ...

New Technique to Study Infants Brain.

...side-dominant activation patterns when the infants heard speech as opposed to when they heard scanner noise. This test, however, was not able to determine whether the infant brains were able to ...

Unnecessary Pap Smears

... task force’s recommendations either have not been heard or have been ignored by patients and doctors. They say it is possible women who have had a total hysterectomy may not be aware that they are no longer at risk for cervical cancer or they are so enthusiastic about cancer screening that they continue t...

fMRI Offers Insight Into An Infants Brain

...side-dominant activation patterns when the infants heard speech as opposed to when they heard scanner noise. This test, however, was not able to determine whether the infant brains were able to ...

A case for euthanasia

...ty to care for their daughter, have a chance to be heard in the federal court,” "In instances like this one, where there is serious questions and substantial doubts, our society, our laws and our courts should have a presumption in favor of life" said President George W. Bush. <BR...

Folk medicine is given more to UTI patients

...f the parents in the survey had admitted to having heard of giving cranberry juice in case of urinary tract infections. 29% of the parents in thee survey had given the juice to their children when they suffered from the urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infection happens when the bacteria gets to inf...

Fasting, Feasting Your Way To Health

Forget all you have ever heard about eating sensibly and exercising. The way to lose excess weight and stay fit is to fast one day and feast// the next - the way our hunter-gatherer ancestors did. The remarkable finding, which could revolutionise conventional wisdom about nutriti...

Schizophrenia Gets A New Diagnostic Tool

...se while the patients were distracted visually and heard the sound through earphones. They were matched with healthy volunteers having the same background. Researchers had then looked into what happened about 100milliseconds later ion the brain waves of the patients. They had also tested this procedure wit...

Prohibited diet medicine found in Chinese herbs

...niversity, said that this is the first time he has heard of fenfluramine found in Chinese herbs, but not the first time herbal remedies have been found to carry contaminants. Gaby said he would like to see package inserts explaining what the supplement can and cannot do, and added supplement manufacturers ...

Peaceful Slumber said to Restore Memories

...at a simple task. In the tests, the subjects never heard the same synthesized word twice. "These are highly interesting findings that add additional information concerning the affects of sleep on memory," he said. "This takes it to a new level." For example, he said the people trained late at night may h...

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