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A new century of Alzheimer's disease research
... early-onset Alzheimer’s, and these two genes were involved
in the production of AB. In 1995, Dr. Younkin and ...s Flurizan) for 18 months. Dr. Golde, who is not involved
in this trial, suspects that r-flurbiprofen will show some benefit, but that newer, designer AB42-lo...
M-rated Violent Video Games Most Popular Among Young Teens
...t. The researchers also found that kids who were involved
in these games were more likely to play in groups. "Contrary to the stereotype of the solitary gamer with no social skills, we found that children who play M-rated games are actually more likely to play in groups - in the same room, or over the Int...
Those Who Cure can Kill Dire Prophesy of the doctors Plot
... whether authorities believe that Haneef is indeed involved
in the daring crime. For the Commissioner of the Australian Federal Police (AFP), Mick Keelty, said last night that Haneef "may have done nothing wrong and may at the end of the day be free to go." Haneef was arrested after a tip-off from British ...
Beijing Says Food Safe for Olympic Athletes, Tourists
...nces. However, only top-flight suppliers will be involved
in the Olympic catering operation, according to Tang. "Chinese firms who will supply produce for the Games all have a fairly high level in terms of quality, and their goods meet international standards," Tang said. The government is also trying t...
Robbie Donates 1.5 Million Pounds to Help His Native People Beat Addiction
...s, which got 27,000 pounds. The singer has been involved
in other charity works as well, for he organised a charity football match in May 2006, to raise funds in Africa, with the help of pal actor/musician Jonathan Wilkes....
Bio-defense Lab Ordered Shut Down as Researchers Get Infected
Chickens are coming home to roost? Those involved
in biological weapons programs should be logically...3 labs throughout the United States, four of which involved
worker exposure. The information was gleaned from the Sunshine Project's review of publicly accessib...
UK Army Personnel Involved in Iraqi Invasion Not at Risk from Depleted Uranium
Army personnel involved
in the Iraqi invasion of 2003 have not absorbed da... exposure. These comprised 199 soldiers directly involved
in fighting, 96 soldiers involved
in other duties, 22 medical staff, and 24 people responsible for c...
Epilepsy Increases Suicide Risks
...ture known for many decades." Dr. Sperling was not involved
in the study. Persons with epilepsy, Dr. Sperling said, "are also more likely to experience depression and, particularly when the seizures are uncontrolled, suicides are significantly higher." The most common cause of death associated with epilep...
Survey Finds Wide HIV Ignorance in the UK
...stricted to youngsters, for out of the 1000 people involved
in the poll 28 percent admitted about their misconception related to condoms. Twelve percent of the people believed that HIV can be transmitted by sharing cutlery while ten percent thought that sweat can also spread the disease. Only one in three...
Malaysian Astronaut to Conduct Cancer Research in Space
Malaysia's first astronaut, involved
in a 25 million dollar space programme, will carry out scientific research including a study on the growth of cancer cells in outer space, reports said Wednesday. The astronaut would conduct research on cells, bacteria and the crystallisation of p...
Dietary Counseling Leads to Weight Loss
...5 pounds) after one year, compared with people not involved
in formal weight loss programs. The authors ana...ng-based weight loss programs and 5,467 people not involved
in formal weight loss programs. Programs with more frequent meetings and greater calorie restriction...
Diabetic Skip Jabs to Stay Slim
...ng disorders and insulin misuse. Of 33 young women involved
in the study, nearly a third admitted that they sometimes did not take insulin in order to control their weight. "Diabetes is a chronic condition. Teenagers and young adults need appropriate and rapid access to psychological care and support to he...
New Drugs Show Promise in Fighting Drug-Resistant HIV
... The multinational phase III clinical trial, which involved
18 nations and more than 30 centers in the United States, is the first trial to offer patients infected with resistant HIV the potential of receiving two investigational new drugs together to fight the disease. The two drugs, amongst the most powerfu...
Kids With Crohn's Disease are at Ease Now
...ents selectively target key inflammatory processes involved
in the development of a disease in this case infliximab blocks the bodys inflammation response. Its side-effects can include upper respiratory infections and other potentially serious reactions. The Al and Heidi Azus Foundations Pediatric Infusion ...
New Device to Treat Snoring and Sleep Apnea
...nsils relax during sleep. This is the same process involved
with normal snoring but with sleep apnea the airway narrows so much that it closes. In the new procedure - which takes just 15 minutes - surgeons make a tiny incision in the side of the neck and then implant a small metal anchor-shaped device, abou...
Hydrogen Fuel Is It a New Fuel for the Future?
...st oil company and one of 40 partner organizations involved
in the project, called HyNor. "This is very much a 'learning by doing project', as we want to increase our knowledge of hydrogen as well as stimulating wider interest in more environmentally friendly fuels." Thirteen Toyota Prius hydrogen cars have...
NanoSensors Provides Update on Its Biosensor to Detect E.coli and Salmonella
...oss 19 states). The third and most recent outbreak involved
the United Food Group recalling 5.7 million pounds (2,850 tons) of ground beef that sickened 14 people," Dr. Wong added. The Center for Disease Control estimates that there are 76 million cases of food poisoning a year resulting in 325,000 hospital...
Role of MicroRNA in Cancer Suppression Identified
...or of this study. "MicroRNAs have been shown to be involved
in the most important cellular processes including apoptosis, and this study helps us better understand their important role in the tumor suppression mechanism."...
Benefits From the Use of the Internet in Healthcare Applications Highlighted
...owing number of patients are becoming increasingly involved
in the healthcare service they receive. These 'power patients' possess characteristics that distinguish them from traditional patients and are an important factor in driving the use of the Internet in healthcare. "Free choice of doctors, control ...
AIDS Foundation Lauds Brazil for Negotiating Price Cut on Abbott's Kaletra
...etra is a protease inhibitor that blocks an enzyme involved
in the virus's replication, slowing its progression to AIDS. It's often used in combination with other drugs. It's the second most-used drug on Brazil's AIDS cocktail. About 31,000 adults and 1,200 children ingest it daily in Brazil."...
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