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Dangers of heat

...verybody is potentially at risk. Heat exhaustion refers to overheating of the body due to excessive loss of water or, in rare cases, salt depletion. People who suffer from heat exhaustion have often been taking part in strenuous physical exercise.// Symptoms include thirst, headache, pallor, dizziness an...

Risk of DVT for those spending long hours in front of computers

...it is no term to be happy about, because this term refers to the condition called Deep Vein Thrombosis(DVT), which could affect those individuals whose work or lifestyle demands them to spend long hours in front of a computer. Sitting for a long time without a break could cause blood clots in the unmoving l...

Why We Lean to the Left

...hibit what is called "left-handed chirality." That refers to the basic direction that amino acids -- basic biological molecules -- twist. Amino acids -- which possess the same chemical properties regardless of their chirality -- can be oriented either to the left or right. But, for some reason, living thin...

Treatment for Syndrome X

...cancer and other age-related diseases. Syndrome X refers specifically to the health problems that include insulin resistance, abnormal blood fats, overweight and high blood pressure. New research shows an effective solution for syndrome X is the combination of exercise and weight loss. Researchers conduct...

Asthmatics May Be At Risk for Lung Disease In The Future

COPD refers to a group of diseases that affect the lungs, including emphysema and chronic bronchitis. COPD is characterized by permanent // lung damage and irreversible airflow limitation. With asthma, on the other hand, the airways become inflamed, causing airf...

Report on the Safety and Effectiveness of Melatonin supplements

...r, dose or length of treatment. Sleep efficiency refers to the percent of time a person is asleep after going to bed. Furthermore, melatonin supplements do not appear to affect sleep quality, wakefulness after sleep onset, total sleep time or percent of time spent in rapid eye movement (REM) sleep. This m...

CoQ10 bioavailability increased by Nanotechnology

...se bioavailability by 70 per cent. Nanotechnology refers to developments on the nanometer scale, usually 0.1 to 100 nanometres. One nanometer equals one thousandth of a micrometer or one millionth of a millimeter. Many companies are currently active in nanofood research and development on a global scale....

Understanding The Role Of Olfaction In Taste

...e of its fruity or spicy notes. However, gustation refers only to the sensations of sweet, sour, salty, savoury, and bitter, and thus the pleasant 'taste' to which we refer is actually a pleasant odour sensed retronasally, say researchers. Researchers say that pinching the nose while eating or drinking whi...

Teaching the immune system to fight diseases is the key to reducing childhood infections

Immunity refers to the natural ability of the body to fight against specific diseases. The development of this natural ability is to a certain extent dependent on exposure to agents that cause the disease.// On exposure to a pathogen, the body is capable of recogniz...

Indian Health Ministry approves sale of Emergency contraceptives as over the counter drug

...the government is following a policy of ABC, which refers to Advocacy, Building capacity of service providers and creating awareness. Dr. Mittal of AIIMS said that a general awareness as to be created among women regarding the sale and uses of Emergency contraceptives and moreover awareness is also to be gi...

Successful creation of human embryos from a single parent for the first time

Parthenogenesis refers to reproduction by the development of an unfertilized egg or development of eggs from females without fertilization by spermatozoa. Sounds interesting right? Hang// On! This is not all. Scientists have been successful in creating so-called partheno...

Nanotechnology Revolution To Be Spearheaded By European Union

...g tiny particles for treatment of diseases. ‘Nano’ refers to billionth of a unit. European countries are to use Nanotechnology for treatment of fatal diseases, which will help to reduce the cost of healthcare // . European Union to develop Nanotechnology in the next 10 years which will help to cure diseases...

Patient Choice Cesarean Section on The Rise

A cesarean section refers to the surgical procedure that is an alternative for vaginal delivery. The procedure involves an incision in the mother’s abdomen and uterus. The procedure is indicated only // in certain cases when there is a health risk to the mother or the baby. ...

Enhanced Gene Therapy Outcomes Following Latest Revolution And Refinement

... supplying the body with normal ones. Gene therapy refers to the treatment of a genetic disorder by inserting // normal genes into abnormal cells. The hope is that the transferred genes will cure the basic defect rather than merely alleviating its damage. Getting sufficient amount of the normal gene to use...

Treatment Of Brain Aneurysms By A New Non-Surgical Approach

Aneurysm refers to a sac formed by localized dilation of the wall of an artery, a vein or the heart. A brain aneurysm arises as a result of weakness in the arterial wall of the brain. Rupture of the aneurysm can result in // stroke or death. A new approach combinin...

Scientists Consider About New Technology Called Nanotechnology

...ble or rather an eccentric concept. Nanotechnology refers to the construction of extremely small machines from nanometer size units that are about 10-9 meter or one billionth of a meter. Numerous Government organizations and multinational companies are now willing to invest millions and millions of dollars ...

Paralysis can now communicate with a headband

Paralysis refers to loss of motor function in a part due to as lesion of the neural or muscular mechanism. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis// is a form of motor neuron disease that affects all voluntary muscles. This makes the patients incapable of even the slightest mo...

Tamiflu Shortage Can Be Better Handled By Combining It With Probenecid

Drug Synergism refers to the enhancement in action or effect of a particular drug than the individual effect of both the drugs combined. The phenomenon could be exploited in the present scenario where the avian bird flu is posing a serious threat across different regions ...

An unlikely contender for speedy surgery recovery: Chewing gum

... help prevent or reduce postoperative ileus. Ileus refers to a condition where the digestive system remains inactive for a period of time post-surgery. Gum chewing stimulates the digestive system, making it feel normal sooner. The sooner the system feels normal, the sooner it starts to work again. Source: ...

Important parameters of life: Longevity and quality: both improved by exercise

...he grapes are sour!” is a very famous saying which refers to an attitude when we know something is good but ... to successfully carry out a task"; while "affect" refers to reported levels of happiness or contentment. The researchers found that participants who contin...

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