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White Blood Cell Booster May Help Cancer Patients Avoid Deadly Complications

...n 3,000 patients receiving chemotherapy of varying intensity to treat several different types of cancers. The researchers found that nearly 40 percent of the patients who did not receive the white blood cell booster early in treatment developed the fever and low white blood cell levels called febrile neutropen...

Electric Field Therapy to Zap Cancerous Tumours

...ommon types of brain tumour. The device uses low intensity electrical fields delivered via insulated electrodes on the scalp, to disrupt tumour growth by interfering with cell division of cancerous cells which causes the cells to stop proliferating and die off instead of dividing and growing. The device ...

UK Sports Clubs Failing to Run Comprehensive Health Checks on Professional Players

...te the risks of sudden death among players of high intensity sports who have undiagnosed heart conditions. Only rugby league and rugby union clubs carried out neurological tests before the season started. Lack of resources is often cited as a reason for not carrying out health checks of athletes, but the a...

Hospital Provides an Oppurtunity to Quit Smoking

...fference was not statistically significant. High intensity behavioural interventions that begin during a hospital stay and include at least one month of supportive contact after discharge promote smoking cessation among hospitalised patients, says lead researcher Nancy Rigotti, MD, Associate Professor of Med...

World Epilepsy Week - 2007

... visions and he wrote: "All at once, out of the intensity of the consciousness of individuality, the individuality itself seemed to dissolve and fade away into boundless being; and this not a confused state, but the clearest of the clearest, the surest of the surest, the weirdest of the weirdest, utterly be...

Phase II Data Show Efficacy and Tolerability of Tapentadol in Chronic Pain Treatment

... bid experienced a significant improvement in pain intensity compared to patients in the placebo group (p=0.021). When both dose groups of tapentadol were compared to the oxycodone arm of the study (added as sensitivity control of the model), tapentadol ER 100 mg bid was found to be similar to oxycodone HCl ...

Physical Activity can Be Increased by a Motivating Mail

...physical activity, defined by engaging in moderate intensity activity four days or more each week for 30 minutes or vigorous activity for 30 minutes for 3 days or more each week, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. However, CDC data suggests more Americans are trying to increase thei...

Questions Over Value of Glucose Monitoring for Non-insulin Using Diabetes Patients

...etween the groups. There was also no evidence that intensity of monitoring was related to improvements in glucose control. This trial provides no convincing evidence of an effect of blood glucose monitoring, with or without instruction, in improving glucose control compared with usual care, say the authors. ...

Tinnitus Patients can Lead a Normal Life

...umber of international studies. Depending on the intensity of the symptom, the patient may have their everyday life affected. In extreme cases the discomforts may make working routines impossible or negatively affect normal daily life. Doctor Heitzmann has recommended TRT (Tinnitus Retraining Therapy) trea...

Back to Basics in Health in Advanced Countries Now

...has happened so often in the past. Still given the intensity of soul-searching some change could be expected sooner than later, hope activists....

Pain and Intensity Of Post-stroke Spasticity Decreased by Botox Treatment

...ase in spasticity, pain frequency and average pain intensity in upper limbs following stroke, according to rese... tone at each follow-up. In addition, average pain intensity was significantly reduced. Early intervention with effective therapies is absolutely vital to prev...

Brian Lara Opens Cancer Center Named After Him

...nal treatment planning and high precision targeted intensity modulation radiation therapy....

Study Offers Clues to 'Broken Heart Syndrome'

...s shortly before coming to the emergency room. The intensity of the stress varied dramatically, however, ranging from armed robbery to a heated argument, tooth extraction, or preparation for a colonoscopy. "We don't know why some women develop this syndrome after what appears to be minimal stress, while othe...

Many Hours on Computer may Harm Eyes

...brightness of the monitor should be adjusted to an intensity comfortable to the eyes. That means not too bright or too dim. Next, you should adjust the contrast between the characters on the monitor and the background so the letters are easily read, the experts said. Finally, minimise reflected glare on the ...

Global Warming To Effect Eastern Coast Of India

... vulnerable to projected increase in frequency and intensity of extreme weather events like storm surges and cyclones. In the eastern coast, the vulnerable districts include Jagatsinghpur and Kendrapara in Orissa and Nellore in Andhra Pradesh and Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu....

Many Hours on Computer may Harm Eyes

...brightness of the monitor should be adjusted to an intensity comfortable to the eyes. That means not too bright or too dim. Next, you should adjust the contrast between the characters on the monitor and the background so the letters are easily read, the experts said. Finally, minimise reflected glare on the ...

Poisoned Workers of Hindustan Lever Demand Treatment

...work at the thermometer factory. To highlight the intensity of the problem, 5 children born to the ex-workers were also present, these children suffer from various known mercury induced illnesses such as brain disorders, heart disorders and congenital deformities. Appealing to the shareholders of HLL, the e...

Exercise may Help Breast Cancer Patients to Lead a Healthy Life

...w how physical activity, and more specifically the intensity and amount of physical activity before and after cancer treatment, can affect future symptoms and quality of life. Cancer symptoms and those brought on by its treatment can have a huge impact on everyday life. Physical symptoms commonly include fa...

Climate Change Reorganized Tibetan Culture 700 Years Ago: Study

...continue their investigations. Aldenderfer said intensity is likely to increase and thus cause more erosion. He believes the Tibetan plateau, like all mountainous areas, is likely to experience earlier snowmelt. As a result, people who rely on snowmelt for irrigation will be forced to plant their crop...

Aggressive Treatment for Whiplash Does Not Promote Faster Recovery

...rowing body of evidence suggests that the type and intensity of treatment received shortly after the injury hav...surance. The results showed that increasing the intensity of care to more than 2 visits to a general practitioner, 6 visits to a chiropractor, or adding chiro...

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