Tag: "his" at medical news
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
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
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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