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A new century of Alzheimer's disease research

...ain structure, including changing volumes in white matter and hints of vascular damage; MR spectroscopy to assess chemical processing; functional MRI to look at the brain’s reaction to stimulus; positron emission tomography (PET) and glucose PET scanning to examine the functional aspects of performance; and...

UK Uneasy Over Involvement of Doctors in Terror Attacks, but Not Panicking Over Non European Medics

...t pressing panic buttons, at least not yet, in the matter of employing overseas doctors or taking in students from countries under the scanner for terrorist networks. All eight people arrested in the aftermath of two bungled car bombings here last week are from the medical profession, a British police of...

An Inconvenient Truth-Coal to Liquid

...ts the most efficient (fuel)," Davis notes. "Its a matter of time, as I see it, until the two (petroleum efficiency and coal-to-liquid fuel efficiency) become equal." That efficiency equality will result from the continuing decline of available petroleum and the increased efficiency of coal-to-liquid fuel...

Protein Instrumental to Brain Development and Repair Identified

...e they care for newborns," he added. When white matter is injured or defective, the essential functions o...ence. The paper further links underdeveloped white matter or white matter injuries to conditions including mental retardation, cerebral palsy, and multiple sc...

Specific Protein is Instrumental in Myelination

...myelination. These processes are relevant to white matter development and repair. When white matter is injured or defective, the essential functions of information relay are impaired. Underdeveloped w...

Medical Science Strides-No Guarantee For Pre-Mature Babies

...estation have virtually no chance of surviving, no matter how aggressively they're treated. Agrees William Caplan, a neonatologist at Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital. Most of his colleagues tell parents of babies born 24 weeks or younger, that though they will strive to send the baby home, there could...

Electronic Health Records Shows No Improvement in Quality of Outpatient Care

...condition. Which brings up the second theory: No matter how sophisticated the system, it can't dictate a course of action to a physician, Stafford said. And in many cases, he added, physicians don't see any incentive for heeding the input of an electronic system. "We're still on a learning curve in term...

Millions Spent, but the Indian Capital's River Still Stinks

...im is to put in systems that go on for 50 years no matter who is in the job." Costly plans are underway to repair old sewage lines and build new ones to take away and treat waste from the three largest drains as well as to hook up unauthorised colonies. The river will be visibly cleaner in just three ye...

Prostitutes Fume as Norway Bids to Criminalise Sex Purchases

...ncreases when buying sex is banned. "It does not matter where prostitution takes place, indoors or outdoors, there will be violence in both arenas," he said, adding that he believes demand for paid sex has fallen in Sweden because clients are more afraid of getting caught. "Men are more likely to think ...

Additives in Baby Products Raise Fresh Concerns in New Zealand

...ndards Code". Fos, which is refined from vegetable matter and can be synthetically produced, is permitted in Europe. The authority has asked the company to remove the products from the market. The company has refuted the NZFSA charges and refused to pull down the product from the market. This warning c...

Sexual Abuse Payout Re-opens Old Wounds

... no witnesses and no documents then your case, no matter how horrendous or hideous the abuse is, your case is going to be valued differently." For the lawyers, however, the payout is more certain. Most of the plaintiffs attorneys will get 40% of what their clients receive plus reimbursement for expense...

Virginity Rules-Meant To Be Broken?

...or their mission because to them, it is not just a matter of sexuality or even public health. Getting a teenager to the other side of high school without viruses or babies is a bonus, but not the real goal. They see casual sex as toxic to future marriage, family and even, in an oblique way, opposition to ab...

PETA Hails McCartney for Boycotting Animal-testing Charities

...octor we knew out in America just admitted it as a matter of fact, innocently, like 'Well, sure we do.' What he doesn't realise is that he won't get a donation out of me for that very fact. There are better alternatives but you're not allowed to challenge the status quo," he added. And the vegan legend's ...

Male Casting Couch in Bollywood?

...y there is an acceptance of their preferences. The matter of course goes out of hand when it is forced upon someone. Sonu further states, It was time that we had to bring this issue up because it is being misused unabashedly. I recall a few years back my brother in law Ravi, who was an aspiring model, was...

Doctors Puzzled Over Man's Normal Life With Unusually Tiny Brain

...ly expanded. "The brain itself, meaning the grey matter and white matter, was completely crushed against the sides of the skull," Feuillet told AFP. "The images were most unusual... the brain was virtually absent," he said. The patient's medical history showed that at the age of six months, he suffere...

Manic Depression Linked With Shrinking Brain

...s part of the study, researchers examined the grey matter in the brain of people with bipolar disorder. The study found that the loss of grey matter tissue was concentrated in areas of the brain which control memory, face recognition and co-ordinati...

Indian Government Asks the Supreme Court to Keep Off Environmental Issues

... the purpose for which the court intervened in the matter in the first instance. Over 1,700 applications had been filed before the Forest Bench and many were still being filed. The large number testified to the fact that separation of powers among different organs of the government and mutual respect were...

Mills Rejects Macca's 20m Divorce Settlement Offer

...ier, it was believed that the couple settled their matter in the range of somewhere between 25 to 30 million pounds out of McCartney's fortune of estimated 825 million pounds. However, their stubbornness is now indicating that they may finally have to battle their case in the court. "It could well go to...

Is Love Blooming Between Orlando Bloom and Naomie Harris?

...y know everything about each other and it's only a matter of time before true romance blossoms, the source added. The actress fell for Bloom when he nursed her when she caught cold on the sets of Pirates Of The Caribbean. The actress revealed that she loved Bloom, who took good care of her until she reg...

101 Websites That can Change Your Life Enlisted

...ugh unprecedented access to advice on almost every matter ranging from moving house and parenting to making new friends. Although the journal has enlisted websites pertaining to lifestyle and family finance, it has excluded some of the most useful and popular sources, such as news WebPages and online ret...

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