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Cinnamon May Help Diabetics

...od sugar by adding a little spice to their life.In preliminary findings, cinnamon helped fat cells recognize and respond to insulin, the hormone that removes excess glucose from the blood and deposits it into cells. In a test tube and in animal studies, the spice appeared to increase glucose metabolism by about ...

Nasal Spray Could Take Drugs Direct to Brain.

...search, Chicago, Illinois, said the study was very preliminary but said that it was an intriguing notion. Gorelick pointed out that one of the more daunting aspects of brain research is overcoming the blood brain barrier. “This might be an option,” Gorelick said, but he noted what works in arat often fails in ...

For better mood and energy!! Work-up in short span

...w much exercise will benefit. This is based on the preliminary findings which included 14 women who did ride stationary bicycle for longer periods and did not find any benefits as far as mood is concerned. Cheryl J. Hansen and colleagues from Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona suggested to experi...

Radiation before surgery cuts cancer recurrence

...esota, wrote in an accompanying editorial that the preliminary results show that radiation therapy does provide an additional benefit: radiation therapy reduced the risk of local recurrence even when administered to patients who underwent total mesorectal excision....

Wound healing made faster

...l at least twice as fast as they would normally.In preliminary findings, a team at the Australian University of Technology reports they have been able to raise the effect of a number of key hormones involved in the body's own tissue-repair system by assembling them into a wound-healing "complex". The researcher...

Levels Of Blood Proteins May Help Heart Disease Care

...ery disease (CAD), according to the results of two preliminary studies. CAD occurs when fatty deposits narrow the arteries that supply blood to the heart, and can lead to chest pain and heart attack. In the first study, researchers identified interleukin-6 (IL-6)//, an immune system protein that plays a role ...

Hormone Deficiency Results In Miscarriage

...ive hormone may be behind some early miscarriages, preliminary research suggests. The hormone, called corticotropin-releasing hormone (CRH), is normally released by the mother and the embryo soon after it implants itself in the womb. Without it, the embryo may be left vulnerable to attack from the mother's immun...

Nasal Spray Could Take Drugs Directly to Brain

...search, Chicago, Illinois, said the study was very preliminary but said that it was an intriguing notion. Gorelick pointed out that one of the more daunting aspects of brain research is overcoming the blood brain barrier....

Organs made from cloned embryos

...s of work ahead of us. These are exciting but very preliminary data," said Dr. George Q. Daley, a stem cell expert at the Whitehead Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The ultimate goal of the research is to find replacement parts for worn out or damaged human organs, starting with cells from test-tube emb...

Wheat wards off colon cancer

...bout wheat's cancer-fighting ability because their preliminary testing shows some available wheat strains already contain a great number of orthophenols.Antioxidants can be found in several vitamins, including vitamins E and D, but research shows that eating whole grain products and wheat germ is critical for th...

Medications linked to xerostomia and caries

...socioeconomic issues also affect the data, but our preliminary results show we definitely need to take a closer look.” He hopes extended research will allow researchers to compare caries in patients with different levels of clinical severity of asthma as well as patients in different geographic and socioeconomi...

Drug to treat lung cancer shows promise

... risk// of lung cancers years after they quit. The preliminary study found that the medicine reduced the risk of new or worsening precancerous growths in the lungs of longtime smokers by about 30% during 7 months of use. The drug, made by the French company Solvay Pharma, is not available in the US. It is sold ...

One IV treatment a year rather than a pill a day

... doctors who treat osteoporosis are excited by the preliminary results. However, the pills must be taken sitting or standing straight up, before eating, and the patient has to stay upright for 30 minutes without eating or drinking. Side effects include abdominal pain, nausea, heartburn and irritation of the eso...

Elevated Ozone Levels Hurt Sperm Count

...llege of Medicine in Houston., the data is far too preliminary to make any far-reaching conclusions. He added that it's important to look at an environment with low ozone to see if there's no effect (on sperm)....

Supplements for Ear Infections

...New York Eye and Ear Infirmary this study provides preliminary evidence that some episodes of otitis media may be prevented and that the reliance on antibiotics may be reduced among young children by using nutritional supplements....

New therapy for PMS

...bjects with open-label treatment must be viewed as preliminary but suggest that citalopram treatment is effective for PMS patients who failed previous...treatment."...

Radiation reduces cancer recurrence

...esota, wrote in an accompanying editorial that the preliminary results show that radiation therapy does provide an additional benefit: radiation therapy reduced the risk of local recurrence even when administered to patients who underwent total mesorectal excision....

Coenzyme Q10 may reduce risk of Parkinson's disease

...o a number of motor and emotional symptoms. In a preliminary study, the popular food supplement coenzyme Q10 actually seems to slow down the progress of the disease, as opposed to treating the symptoms. Researchers at the University of California gave a group of 80 people with Parkinson's either a varying dose...

Radiation before surgery cuts cancer reappearance

...esota, wrote in an accompanying editorial that the preliminary results show that radiation therapy does provide an additional benefit: radiation therapy reduced the risk of local recurrence even when administered to patients who underwent total mesorectal excision....

Lifestyle linked to prostate cancer risk

...e researchers emphasise that their conclusions are preliminary and a follow-up study is needed to validate their findings. The study is one of the first to attempt to quantify the predictive risk that lifestyle factors have on whether or not prostate cancer will recur in patients who have been treated....

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