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Hormone Replacement Therapy Liberation at a Cost

...nitiative, was stopped early because of evidence linking HRT to a slightly increased risk of stroke, heart disease and breast cancer. Current Recommendations For women who experience debilitating short-term symptoms of menopause that interfere with their quality of life such as hot flashes, ni...

Size and Position of Floral Anther Plays a Vital Role in Pollination

...ems that we depend on for life. Evo-Devo, or the linking of evolution and development is a shift in the paradigm of how organisms evolved and diversified. In a symposium at the joint annual meeting of the American Society of Plant Biologists and the Botanical Society of America (July 7-11), Dr. Peter En...

New Data Reinforces Correlation Between Carbohydrate Quality and Loss of Vision

...rition. These findings reinforce the earlier study linking dietary glycemic index with the risk of developing AMD. "Men and women who consumed diets with a higher glycemic index than average for their gender and age-group were at greater risk of developing advanced AMD," corresponding author Taylor says. "...

Boffins Find Evidence for Novel Brain Cell Communication

...chemicals, and may be thought of as short circuits linking or cutting across the pathways through which cells normally communicate. Gap junctions are found in many parts of the body, such as the heart and have been most studied in older vertebrates (such as fish) and in invertebrates (such as leeches and c...

Smoking, Glucose Tolerance Level may Increase Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk

... tolerance findings contrast with previous studies linking impaired tolerance to established RA, they suggest that other mechanisms may be important years before RA onset. Our results will pave the way for future debate and research to pinpoint its definitive causes," Bergstrom added. The findings of the s...

Thirty One Kids Rescued from a Pedophile Ring

...and sister. Cox was identified after intelligence linking the chat room to Britain was passed on to the child protection center by Canadian authorities in August 2006. The center is an agency under the Home Office that is made up of officers with special experience in tracking and prosecuting sex offenders....

Two, Not One Networks Rule Brain's Voluntary Chain-of-command

... us thought we'd eventually show all those regions linking together in one system, one little guy up top tell...her until you've identified a chain of connections linking Kevin Bacon and another performer that wasn't immediately obvious," Petersen says. Using an analyt...

Australia Proposes Comprehensive Plans to Protect Aboriginal Children from Sexual Abuse

...ol. "We're going to enforce school attendance by linking income support and family assistance payments to school attendance for all people living on Aboriginal land," he said. "We will be ensuring that meals are provided to children at school, with parents paying for the meals." The Federal Government wo...

Insecurity Jepardising WFP Initiatives in Western Afghanistan

...on the southern ring road, which is a major artery linking Kandahar to Herat. The provinces of Paktika and Ghazni in the eastern region have also become difficult to reach....

Patient Confidentiality Must Be Ensured-UNAIDS

...HIV. 'Getting people tested is the first step in linking infected people to appropriate care, treatment and prevention services,' said Lynda Kettinger, director of DHEC's STD/HIV Division. 'This year's theme, 'Take the Test, Take Control,' encourages people at high risk for HIV to learn their status and ga...

US Officials Urge Testing for HIV as Health Crisis Intensifies

...ate. "Getting people tested is the first step in linking infected people to appropriate care, treatment and prevention services," said Lynda Kettinger, director of DHEC's STD/HIV Division. "This year's theme, 'Take The Test, Take Control,' encourages people at high risk for HIV to learn their status and ga...

Bisphosphonate Increases the Risk of Jaw Bone Deterioration

...at this study adds to the growing body of evidence linking intravenous bisphosphonates and osteonecrosis of the jaw. Nonetheless, they point out that the study design makes it difficult to determine whether there is a causal relationship. Do bisphosphonates predispose toward inflammatory conditions of the ...

Second-hand Smoke Exposure in Pregnancy Linked to Kids' Psychological Problems

...moke. The study also provides the first evidence linking mothers' second-hand smoke exposure while pregnant to their children's attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and conduct disorder. Psychologists call these behaviours externalising psychopathology and their symptoms include aggressive beh...

A Blood Test Developed in Australia to Repair DNA Damage

...incipal scientist Michael Fenech said the evidence linking genome damage to degenerative diseases was mounting. "As we age, our bodies produce poorer copies of DNA," he said. "It is something like a photocopier that is running out of toner. If the toner is running low, the copies get worse. "Optimal in...

Does Exposure to Electromagnetic Fields Cause Cancer?

... researchers did not find any substantial evidence linking exposure to electro magnetic firelds and cancer. The study found that most people did not go on to develop Leukemia, brain cancer, or breast cancer during the study period. In the 70 people who did develop leukemia, the 188 who suffered breast canc...

American Cancer Society Launches Major New Study

... gives each citizen a unique identification number linking health care data and all visits to government clinics. In addition, electronic registries of disease can often be linked to study members. Another important factor is the fact that people in other countries are often willing to be enrolled in a study...

Low Test Scores Of Children Linked To Their Date Of Conception

...brain, says Winchester. He quoted previous studies linking exposure to pesticides and nitrates to low thyroid hormone levels ("hypothyroidism") in pregnant women. Hypothyroidism in pregnancy incidentally, has been tied to lower intelligence test scores in offspring. While the current findings do not prove ...

Mid-Life Headaches May Increase Risk of Vision Problems

...findings are also consistent with a previous study linking both migraine and retinopathy with the occurrence of stroke." The ARIC study was supported by the National Heart, Blood, and Lung Institute....

History of Migraines Linked to Increased Risk of Retinopathy

...findings are also consistent with previous studies linking migraine and retinopathy with the occurrence of stroke," added the author....

Memory Loss Linked to Cognitive Disorders

...ges in brain cells thought to underlie memory thus linking memory loss to cognitive disorders. Earlier studies have established that a physiological effect known as long-term potentiation (LTP) encodes everyday forms of memory. In neuroscience, LTP is an increase in the strength of a chemical synapse th...

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