Navigation Links

Tag: "nervous" at medical news

Adult Stem Cells Show Promise for Peripheral Vascular Disease

...ord blood mesenchymal stem cell transplantation on nervous system function of ALS patients....

Wet Weather Heralds the Mosquito Menace

...virus, which can be fatal. It can harm the central nervous system of one in 250 people bitten by a mosquito carrying the virus, leading to extensive nerve damage. One in five people bitten experience only fevers. The virus is spread by mosquitoes that have fed on the blood of infected birds. West Nile viru...

Lab Tests Throw Up New Path for Parkinson's

... , the tragic degenerative disorder of the central nervous system. The new molecule, called conserved dopamine neurotrophic factor (CDNF), prevents the degeneration of cells that produce the key brain chemical dopamine and can even help damaged cells to recover. Tested on lab rodents engineered to have P...

Fibrinogen may Inhibit Spinal Cord Regeneration

...d, has been found to inhibit the growth of central nervous system neuronal cells , a process that is necessar... the first evidence that when blood leaks into the nervous system, the blood protein contributes to the neurons inability to repair themselves. The findings,...

Role of MicroRNA in Cancer Suppression Identified

...showing that miR-34a is under-expressed in central nervous system tumors. "This is a groundbreaking study shedding light on the critical role microRNAs play in fighting cancer and highlights their potential to act as novel drug targets", noted Dr. Dalia Cohen, Global Head of Research and Development at Ros...

Exercise Reduces Inflammation

... sympathetic tone are components of the autonomic nervous system. CRP, which is secreted by the liver, circu...er for inflammation in the body. The sympathetic nervous system speeds things up, and the parasympathetic slows things down, said Victoria J. Vieira, a predo...

Gays and Lesbians can Obtain asylum in US on Grounds of Harassment and Abuse

...o be different," says Gramoz Prestreshi, a slight, nervous man of 22 , originally hailing from Kosovo and now settled in US. He won his asylum case on the ground that as a gay he was being persecuted in his native country. He was almost beaten to death in 2003 and police were of no help. Nor were his paren...

Delay in Cancer Diagnosis for Children

... refer, may introduce delays, at least for central nervous system cancers. Second, some studies found that there was a strong association between older age and longer delays to diagnosis. Possible explanations for this significant observation, according to the authors, include more apparent clinical prese...

Understanding the Mechanism Underlying Embryo Development

...ace during the formation of the vertebrate central nervous system, and the genes and signalling pathways involved are conserved in both Drosophila and vertebrate species. Although biologists already had an intuitive idea of how the limit or border between these compartments was generated, there had been no ...

Insulin Sensitizer- Energy Conserving Signal to Brain

...sight into adiponectins influence over the central nervous system and suggest that selective inhibition of th... doubt about its physiological role in the central nervous system, he added. The researchers now report evidence in mice that adiponectin receptors are prese...

Tumor Blood Flow can Improve Chemotherapy

...lid tumor that arises from cells in the peripheral nervous system. The finding holds promise for improving neuroblastoma treatment by using the drug bevacizumab to block VEGF, a protein that stimulates blood vessel growth in tumors and then following with the chemotherapy drug topotecan, which depends on b...

Folicacid Reduces Congenital Malformations, If Added to Flour

...ine. The neural tube is the basis of the embryos nervous system. Poor development of the neural tube, which is sometimes due to a lack of folic acid, can result in major health problems. Folic acid is found in green vegetables, fruit, whole grains, and meat. However, even a balanced diet wont supply enou...

Modified Herpes Virus Keeps Arteries Free-flowing Following Procedures

...s efficacy against malignant tumors of the central nervous system and the liver was blocking certain types of cell death and proliferation of surviving cells. They wanted to test this effect in arteries following angioplasty therapy. The researchers studied a rabbit model that replicates the restenosis or ...

Adding Folic Acid to Flour Lessens Congenital Malformations

... The neural tube is the foundation of the embryo's nervous system. Poor development of the neural tube, which is sometimes due to a lack of folic acid, can lead to major health problems. Folic acid is found in green vegetables, fruit, whole grains, and meat. However, even a balanced diet is not able to provi...

Meet the petroholic Boy of Kanpur

...sons an immediate high but it may harm the central nervous system and major organs. Petrol is a mixture of volatile toxic hydrocarbons. Akin to alcohol, the stomach quickly absorbs petrol that acts as a depressant....

Blood Transfusions Does Not Increase the Risk of Cancer Transmission

...ugh blood---the lung, liver, skeleton, and central nervous system---did not raise the recipients risk of developing the disease. The researchers also observed that the cancer incidence among the 9377 recipients of blood from donors with a previous diagnosis of cancer did not differ from that among recipie...

Traditional Tibetan Medicine Gaining Acceptance in Himachal Pradesh

...lems and hypertension, gastro-intestinal problems, nervous diseases, skin, thyroid and psycholomatic. Damdul, a researcher in the clinical research centre says that efforts are being made to promote the system. "Over the last five to ten years, we've been really trying to see if we can do some extended s...

Afghanistan Hopes to Eradicate Polio in Two Years

... multiplies in the intestine, and then invades the nervous system, causing permanent paralysis. Amin added that the country was not only intensifying efforts to address this, but also other health problems like malnutrition among children, poor sanitation and access to clean water. "We are giving more sc...

Lead Scare Causes Thomas to Derail

...uth Florida, said lead can accumulate in a child's nervous system, damaging brain development and potentially causing learning difficulties. Once that happens, irreversible damage can occur, she said. She said symptoms of lead exposure can include loss of appetite, sluggishness and vomiting. A simple blood...

Hot Tips for Keeping Your PC Cool in Summer

... a good time to tackle this chore. If you're a bit nervous about having to pop open the hood of your computer, don't worry. Usually removing a few easy-to-find screws or a popping a simple latch is all you need to do to inspect the inside of your computer. Most computer manuals tell you how it's done. Open...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

Other Tags
(Date:9/16/2014)... abnormalities in the adrenergic and noradrenergic systems, both ... play a role in the development of post-traumatic ... no genetic evidence of this connection. A collaborative ... Mailman School of Public Health and the University ... gene and childhood adversity. For individuals with two ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Beginning October 1st ... a new service offering for its clients who book a ... the volume of business they buy. Most recurring visit ... during the work week, but others include clients whose unique ... pet sitter on a daily basis. The newly ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... 16, 2014 The Pain Center ... by Ranking Arizona magazine, has selected Analance ™, ... enterprise. , With TPC seeing hundreds of thousands ... repository that was managed through “home grown” systems trying ... and clinical leadership teams. “Our current tools were ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... 2014 Founded by former Miami Beach ... a political organization fighting to legalize medical marijuana in ... The After Party recently commissioned a shot-for-shot parody video ... from the movie “Grease.” ( http://youtu.be/zdcvhUgeDRg ) , Called ... the musical parody faithfully recreates the carnival scene made ...
(Date:9/16/2014)... 16, 2014 Synergy Research Group has ... gives the best detail and analysis of the state ... a variety of sources, including Ministry of Health in ... will give readers actionable intelligence on clinical trials in ... relied on by the local and international life science ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Evidence of genetic link to PTSD in soldiers exposed to childhood trauma 2Health News:Evidence of genetic link to PTSD in soldiers exposed to childhood trauma 3Health News:Dallas-based Park Cities Pet Sitter Introduces New 15-Minute Visit for Clients on Recurring Visit Schedules. 2Health News:Dallas-based Park Cities Pet Sitter Introduces New 15-Minute Visit for Clients on Recurring Visit Schedules. 3Health News:The Pain Center of Arizona (TPC) Implements Analance™ BI for Actionable Intelligence 2Health News:The Pain Center of Arizona (TPC) Implements Analance™ BI for Actionable Intelligence 3Health News:Miami Beach Politician Drives 1,400 Miles to Texas to Shoot “Grease” Parody Video Supporting the Legalization of Medical Marijuana in Florida 2Health News:Synergy Research Group Debuts Ukraine Orange Paper 2
(Date:9/16/2014)... BEACH GARDENS, Fla. , Sept. 16, 2014 ... of biometric identity management solutions, announced today the ... solution designed to authenticate the identity of an ... The Android-based Verifier Sentry rapidly reads credential ... credential holder,s ID by matching the biometric to ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... Human skin and gut microbes influence processes from digestion ... are the most biodiverse terrestrial ecosystems on the planet, ... trees in the tropics. Smithsonian scientists and colleagues working ... samples from a single tree were home to more ... from 57 tree species contained more than 7,000 different ...
(Date:9/15/2014)... mechanical solution to avoid chromosome sorting errors, researchers ... Express. , This natural safeguard prevents ... infertility, miscarriage, or congenital conditions. , "Mistakes ... what exactly goes wrong is often not understood," ... for Cell Biology at the University of Edinburgh ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Cross Match Launches New Identity Management Handheld Solution 2Smithsonian scientists discover tropical tree microbiome in Panama 2Cells simply avoid chromosome confusion 2Cells simply avoid chromosome confusion 3
Other Contents