Tag: "important" at medical news
Asthma may actually be prevented by Dust and Dirt
...xposure to environmental endotoxin. This may be an important
clue in the development of effective and safe asthma prevention," Dr. Liu said. "Exposure to endotoxin may play a role in the prevention of allergen sensitization during infancy," he said. However, if a child or adult already has asthma or allergies,...
Human Genome Project Achieves Technological Triumph
...roves anything, Clinton said, it is that "the most important
fact of life on this Earth is our common humanity." All the researchers involved praised the high level of international cooperation that enabled them to reach this stage, and they pledged to keep that momentum going. Vote on “MCS Poll” if u think ...
Recommendations for Treatment of Blood Pressue
...ertension.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 importance of lowering systolic blood pressure to less than 140 mm Hg has been overlooked and under-emphasi...
Blood Cells Capable of Regenerating Liver
... be regenerated using stem cells from blood -- an important
discovery that means patients may be able to grow their own liver transplants using bone marrow. This adds to a growing body of evidence that stem cells, known as "master cells" because they can produce a variety of different kinds of cells, might on...
Lean Protein Could Be Key to Obesity Drugs
...o be using their insulin more efficiently."That is important
to us because the majority of obese patients go on to develop Type 2 diabetes," Clapham said....
Vitamin B12 can help in detecting cancers
...ast. It's very easy to detect." This is especially important
in women with dense breasts whose cancer isn't always visible in a mammogram, "because we can't see through the breast with mammograms as well as in women with fatty replaced breasts," says Dr. Collins. Dr. Collins says the B12 test has only been use...
Feeding channel created by malaria parasite - a new target for
...istant to many of the drugs used to treat it. This important
finding provides a new target for potential new ma...of many developing countries. This discovery is an important
step forward in our understanding of malaria and the search for new interventions to reduce the burd...
Poor health care in Russia maybe causing Decline in its Population
...ealth. "People must understand that health is an important
factor of social well-being, and a responsible attitude to one's health, especially among teen-agers, needs to increase," she told a news conference. Russia’s population is already diminishing. It was 148 million three years ago. However currently ...
Startling Expose – Physicians Often Have No Regular Source Of Health Car
...health care are less likely than others to receive important
preventive services such as flu shots and cancer screenings’, Sounds scary but this report will surely make at least a few physicians to sit up and shed the accumulated rust. In this context it is to be borne is mind that the Union Ministry of Health...
Debate Rages over firing of HIV infected health care workers
...ents be scientifically based. "It's particularly important
to Waddell that he be evaluated based on his ability to practice well and safely rather than based on stereotypes or inflated concerns or irrational fears," Scarborough said. Among those supporting Waddell is Dr. Donald Marianos of Northern Arizona U...
The Cancer Rumour mill working over time
The single most important
word to make people sit up and take notice in health care apart from AIDS or HIV should be cancer!!!!!!!!!! The mere mention of the word is enough to bolster people to sit up and listen. But should we really accept all that is heard and said about th...
Roller coasters – cause “Chronic Headache?
...ow, that might be a drop in the ocean , but a very important
one! Watch out for those heavy rides!...
Patient’s perception of health status helps in better recover
...” So apart from going to a good doctor it is also important
that we have the burning desire to get well and feel confident about our recovery because the patients perception does help in speedy recovery!!...
Abstain from sex- the latest mantra of American teens
... virgins till their marriage. The matter is not so important
from the ethical viewpoint but a very important
topic with regards to healthy sexual behavior, they say. With sexually transmitted diseases making a...
Man against HIV – new vaccine ready for human trials
...us as many vaccines try to do. TAT protein is an important
protein in the virus, which is a key building block of the dreaded virus. By blocking the TAT protein the scientists hope to stop the growth of the virus inside the human body. So they say this vaccine will be effective even in old cases of HIV. All ...
Stem cell research- now Nobel Laureates join the debate
...cized the scientists and said. "Just as war is too important
to be left only to generals, the killing of human beings in medical research is an issue too important
to be left only to scientists, even Nobel laureates." As of now the arguments continue but the matt...
Not all tooth pain may have dental origins!!
...nored because it may be the early warning for more important
problems. Especially in the third world countries, dental care and hygiene has never received its due importance from the masses. So much so that patients visit dentists only with terminal problems or when the pain becomes unbearable.A small problem ...
Skinny people need to exercise too
...eart diseases because fitness and fatness are both important
factors in the genesis of various heart ailments. ...rom a single factor. “Fitness and fatness are both important
factors”, he adds. Even skinny people need to exercise to stay trim and fit thereby reducing the c...
The brain loves a surprise
...ut-of-the-ordinary conditions, Dr. Berns noted, is important
to survival. So the next time you give someone a pleasant surprise, rest assured their brains would love you!!!...
Spirituality helps lessen arthritic pain
...spiritual and religious experiences of patients is important
in key to understanding their experience of their disease. So the in thing now is positive mental attitude and feeling strong to cope with pain with spirituality...
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