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A new century of Alzheimer's disease research

...ding was pivotal, made just as the scientist moved his laboratory from Case Western Reserve to Mayo Clini...nvolve thousands of people. However, Dr. Golde and his clinical colleagues share a common goal: to eventually conduct cost-effective prevention trials. R...

Researchers Discover How Cancer Evades the Immune System

... published in the journal Cell. Dr. Epstein and his student Rebecca Sadun used real-time PCR (rtPCR), a high-speed gene amplification technique, to screen tumours to identify 14 pro-immunity genes (downplayed by tumours) and 11 anti-immunity genes (promoted by tumours). The researchers studied the e...

Infertility Breakthrough With First Birth from Lab-matured Egg

...he chance of a successful pregnancy. Holzer said his team had progressively improved the success rate, noting that three of the pregnancies had been achieved in the past five patients. But he cautioned against giving rise to false hopes. The research is still in its preliminary stages and had not yet...

Those Who Cure can Kill Dire Prophesy of the doctors Plot

...doctor was anxious 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 10 days, but i...

Bat Virus Renamed After Protests from Malaysia State

... said. The virus was discovered after a soldier, his wife and two children who developed respiratory illness and fever a week after a bat flew into their home in Bemban village. The entire family has since recovered after receiving medical treatment. Bats are carriers of a number of viruses including...

Nurse Has Miraculous Escape as Window is Blown Off an Air Ambulance

...ecompression occurred when Fogg was unbuckled from his seat and reaching for a water bottle. Fogg's head ...pulled outside the window, and he suffered cuts to his head. Some equipment, charts, his eye glasses and packages went flying out of the cabin. Fogg, 41,...

Impaired Odour Identification Predicts Cognitive Decline for the Elderly

...ase, suggests a study. Dr. Robert S. Wilson and his colleagues at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, studied 589 older adults, who did not have cognitive impairment in 1997. The participants, having an average age of 79.9 years, were exposed to 12 familiar odours. The participants were asked ...

Robbie Donates 1.5 Million Pounds to Help His Native People Beat Addiction

... helping drug and alcohol addicted young people in his home city Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs. The Grammy Awa...on, insisted that he was 'glad' that he could help his native people. "I'm glad the little help I give can raise the profile of things like this," the Mi...

Annual Tobacco-related Deaths to Reach 8.3 Million by 2030

...on Institute. Hatai has earned world respect for his successful anti-smoking campaign that has made Thailand "the gold standard" for anti-tobacco legislation in the region. But Hatai said Thailand's anti-smoking legislation is undermined by the cigarette companies' use of trans-border advertisements,...

Son Donates Part of Liver to Ailing Father, Transplant Successful

...willingly came forward to donate more than half of his liver to his father, and the transplant has been successful. David and Stephen Lomas, from Ulverston, Cumbria,...

Accused 13yr Old Admits to Stabbing Her Brother

...g her eight-year-old brother who was pleading for his life. She said that she did it only because her bo...He yells at me, `Stab him, and just stab him! Slit his throat! the teen testified. Steinke insisted, she said, saying, I did this for you. I was thinkin...

Chavez Threatens to Nationalize Private Hospitals in Venezuela

...s to provide free care to poor people. Following his re-election for a six-year presidential term in December, Chavez launched a nationalization drive in such key fields as telecommunications, electricity and oil....

Napoleon Love Letter Seduces Bidders at Manuscript Auction

A love letter from Napoleon Bonaparte to his future wife Josephine sold for more than a quarter...e hundreds of original manuscripts largely without his family's knowledge. In all, the 500 lots on offer fetched 3.8 million pounds, nearly double the am...

Five Killed by Methane Gas on Virginia Farm

...fe, two young daughters and a farmhand followed in his trail. Farmers typically take pains to ventilate.... Scott Showalter had been using the grain to feed his cattle. "It rained, and some of it ran down into this holding pit, it fermented and made a toxic g...

Mira Nair Takes AIDS Message to Indian Cinema Halls

...an director who received international acclaim for his 1998 film "The Terrorist", focuses on the stigma o... of a small boy who was barred from school because his parents were HIV positive. Farhan Akhtar, "a wunderkind of the new Bollywood," currently is shoot...

US Traveler With Deadly TB Has Less Serious Strain

...berculosis patient under mandatory isolation since his Greek wedding and Italian honeymoon is infected wi...engaged to be married and in the thick of planning his May nuptials, when doctors found in January he was infected with TB. Because treatment was ineffecti...

Japan's Kobayashi Might Drop Out of Hot Dog Eating Championship

...through an interpreter when asked if he would face his 16 rivals, including record-holder Joey Chestnut, ...r huge burden. He has arthritis in the jaw," after his dental surgery. "I am going to rest today," said the Japanese champion, who denied his jaw problem...

Skin Rashes Signifies Longer Survival in Cancer Patients

...of the agent for treating both cancers. Wacker and his team excluded patients who died in the first month after starting the study because they may not have had time to develop the rash or the rash may have been under-reported in these ill patients. Of the 673 patients in the lung cancer study, called ...

Luciano Pavarotti Believes He is 'nearing His End'

...arotti has predicted that he is nearing the end of his life. The opera legend awaits death as he spends ...o die soon, and that he speaks a lot about meeting his parents and finding peace. 'He knows he's going to die soon and often speaks of his greatest desir...

UK Uneasy Over Involvement of Doctors in Terror Attacks, but Not Panicking Over Non European Medics

... attack. There was no immediate corroboration of his association with Dr. Abdullah. But Mr. Maher described him as strongly opposed to the occupation of Iraq and to the rise of Shiite power in Iraq. Doctors and law-enforcement officials struggled to explain what might have drawn these men into violen...

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(Date:10/1/2014)... new research study published today in the Journal ... patients older than 50 years with moderate or severe ... , Researchers from the University of Melbourne randomly assigned ... pain to no acupuncture or sham or pretend laser ... with participants and acupuncturists blinded to laser and sham ...
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(Date:9/30/2014)... -- Winners of The Economist,s prestigious Innovation awards 2014 ... place at the JW Marriott Hong Kong on Friday, October 10 ... their experiences and the lessons those hold for others. The awards, ... the past decade, will be presented at a ceremony in ... will be the first time the ceremony has come to ...
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