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A new century of Alzheimer's disease research
...to Alzheimer’s disease in general, adding all such players
together could ultimately provide the missing puzzle pieces that solve the disease, Dr. Younkin says. “Alzheimer’s is a great disease for doing genetics, because there are clear indications that a person has the disease, which makes it possible to t...
UK Sports Clubs Failing to Run Comprehensive Health Checks on Professional Players
...out cardiovascular and neurological assessments of players
before employment, fewer than one in four clubs, o... union division 1 clubs and cricket clubs screened players
for cardiovascular health before employment, despite the risks of sudden death among players
Chemical Injections for Fat Removal
...calories they consume. This pathway involves two players
− a neurotransmitter (neuropeptide Y, or NPY) and the receptor (neuropeptide Y2 receptor, or Y2R) it activates in two types of cells in the fat tissue: endothelial cells lining blood vessels and fat cells themselves. In order to add fat sele...
In China, Online Gamers Raking in the Cash
...ld and magic potions, he often sells them to other players
so they can take a shortcut to virtually enhanced ...e... I made 2,000 yuan (260 dollars)." Often the players
do not really need the commodities to survive in the online fantasy world, but they want them anyway...
New York, the City That Roars 24/7, is Forced to Quiet Down
...authorities deem your iPod or other personal music players
too loud in the clearly audible category, fines range from 50-175 dollars. If your car alarm goes off at night for more than three minutes, your car can be towed and you may receive a fine of 350 dollars. Alan Fierstein, of the Acoustilog company t...
Anti-doping Rules Must Avoid Unsatisfactory Decisions: WADA
...ted that doping tests may be carried out on all 19 players
being considered for inclusion in the Pakistani Cr... Doping Officer had carried out doping tests of 19 players
in September last year, in which Akhtar and Asif were found positive of taking Norandrosterone, a me...
Scientists Discover Key to Manipulating Fat
...calories they consume. This pathway involves two players
-- a neurotransmitter (NPY) and the receptor (Y2R)...ted NPY into a specific area. They found that both players
are activated during stress and lead to obesity and metabolic syndrome. Administration of Y2R blocke...
Kids With Crohn's Disease are at Ease Now
...rnished with X-Boxes, flat screen televisions, DVD players
and comfortable reclining chairs all designed to lessen the emotional stress young patients sometimes experience during the two to three hours required to administer intravenous treatments. The center is one of only a few pediatric IBD centers in ...
Computer Games World Cup Kicks Off in Paris
... World Cup of computer gaming has brought some 700 players
from 51 countries to Paris for an intense weekend of virtual combat, a sign of the growth of the "electronic sports" industry . The players, selected from 500,000 candidates, will compete for a pool of 180,000 dollars (132,000 euros) in prize money...
Soccer Players Face Groin Injuries
...t the Telus Convention Center ,Professional soccer players
who participated in a special preseason groin inju... The researchers enrolled 315 major league soccer players
in a preseason groin injury prevention program to evaluate the effectiveness of the program. The 2...
Wear Headgear While Playing Soccer
...: the risk of concussion was 2.65 times higher for players
who were not protected. In fact, 52.8% of the ad...ople fear that the use of soccer headgear may make players
more aggressive and more prone to other injuries. At least for these injuries, it may show that wear...
Shoulder Protection by Throwing Motion in Baseball Players
...help protect them against injury. Young baseball players
who throw a lot maintain external shoulder rotatio... Dr. Mair and colleagues followed 32 male baseball players
between 13 and 21 years of age for six years to study changes in range of motion, strength, and X-ra...
Haneefs Visa Revoked by Australia
...ed his SIM card to be used by his cousins, the key players
in the failed Glasgow bombing. Intercepted when he was about to board a flight to India, two days after the Glasgow incident, Haneef has been seeing his hopes soar only to crash. First Australian authorities almost hinted they were not charging h...
Intensive Training of Young Tennis Players Causes Spinal Damage
The intensive training given to young elite tennis players
damages their spines, shows research published ahe...esonance imaging (MRI) scans of young elite tennis players
with no symptoms of pain showed a variety of spinal abnormalities in the lower back, some of which w...
WAG Wedding Extravaganza for England Footballers
...'s ancestral home on Friday. But Manchester United players
Michael Carrick and Gary Neville plus Liverpool sk...d, south central England, were Chelsea and England players
Ashley Cole and Joe Cole. Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich, with new girlfriend Daria Zhukova in tow, ...
Keep a Cool Head on Hot, Humid Days to Avoid Heat Stroke
...ot temperatures," according to Dr. Heine. Football players
- who wear body-covering uniforms and practice in the hottest temperatures - are especially prone to dehydration and heat stroke. So, how can you predict when the heat is most likely to take its toll? Relative humidity of at least 70 percent and te...
Video Game Addiction to Be Termed as a Medical Condition
.... The AMA would not be voting that all video game players
are addicts. It will be saying that video game add... said. An AMA report notes that the heaviest game players
are those who play MMORPGs massive multiplayer online role-playing games such as World of Warcraft....
Car Sickness for the Little Ones can Be Prevented
...inivans, station wagons and SUVs. Ban books, DVD players
and handheld video games. While such distractions may be welcome on long trips, the act of focusing on something inside the car can intensify the nauseating sense of disconnection from the movement outside. Better bets: listening to music or books on...
Exposure to Computer Games can Be 'good' for Kids, Says New Study
...dren. According to it, computer games that have players
competing against each other give children a chanc...at they cannot fulfil in real life. "We met many players
taking part in online role-playing, sometimes to extend or to compensate for experiences in the real...
Caffeinated Sunflower Seeds To Hit The Market
...sters commonly found in energy drinks , to provide players
and other people the extra energy needed to help them stay awake. The product, which has been under development since an year, are grown in North Dakota and Kansas and shipped to the companys (Dakota Valley Products) plant at Willow Lake where caff...
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