Navigation Links

Tag: "regain" at medical news

Anorexia in boys is common too

...rding to the follow-up measurements, boys who only regain part of the needed weight experienced a continued ...te that female adult anorexics are unable to fully regain bone mass after recovering a normal weight. Castro said that since anorexia is relatively rare in b...

A Drug Used To Treat Heat Problems May Benefit Stroke Patients

...n statin therapy when they have a stroke appear to regain more functional independence than those not on the drug. For the study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of 167 stroke patients. Thirty had been treated with statins and 137 had not. The independence and functional level was about the same for all...

Reducing Depression In Seniors

...ound about four out of five newly disabled seniors regain the ability to live independently within six months of their disabling episode. Researchers say this recovery rate is higher than previously reported. Thus researchers say only short-term success was observed in the seniors and they feel more need...

Larynx transplant restores patient's voice after 20 years

...surgery Heidler could not swallow. But he began to regain sensation as the nerves grew together, and within another month he could eat anything. Dr. Strome said he hopes next to perform the operation on someone whose voice box has been removed because of cancer, and who has been disease free for atlea...

Researchers Find Out The Cause Of Immune Attacks Behind Hearing Loss

...odies could accurately predict which patients will regain hearing with steroid treatment. The new findings also may be important to people with systemic autoimmune disorders such as lupus or rheumatoid arthritis. Such people may be prone to losing all or part of their hearing due to an overzealous autoimm...

Have You Ever Wondered How We Perceive Different Sounds?

...a, disease, environmental factors or aging, cannot regain their hearing. Optimistic results have been obtained so far in this area that by discovering the genes involved in development of the ear, a better understanding of the molecular mechanisms can be had that could facilitate treatment for some forms...

Doctors Finish Mother-To-Son Nerve Surgery

... months, in about a year they should know if he'll regain the use of the hand," Vohr said. Anderson's left arm was severely injured in a December 2004 accident in which he also lost his left leg below the knee. The arm no longer has an elbow joint, and two of the three main nerves have been severed. Livin...

Legalization Of Euthanasia Would Not Affect Patient’s Trus

...ot remain casual, as it is very hard to sustain or regain patient’s confidence. Controversial data with respect to euthanasia and patient trust have been obtained from different regions of the world. In conclusion, it might still be valuable to ban physician-assisted suicide or euthanasia for helping ret...

Nerve regeneration for Spinal cord injuries

...ghout the body which, has the capacity to grow and regain its function even after an injury. Regeneration occurs because PNS cell bodies are sensitive to damage to their nerve processes, and they react by sending out a signal that triggers the nerve fibers to regrow. The researchers adopted the techniq...

Visually impaired prefer specially enhanced TV

...ating new technologies to help low-vision patients regain their ability to do these tasks. He sees hundreds of patients suffering from vision impairments caused by diseases such as age-related macular degeneration (AMD), diabetic retinopathy and other diseases that impair the central vision. AMD destroys ...

Soap Opera Coma Patients Have Far Better Prognosis Than In Real Life

...ir comas, while in real life just one in ten would regain their previous health – that too after months of intense rehabilitation, say the authors in a report in the BMJ. Such unrealistic outcomes in soap operas have implications for viewers' expectations while dealing with family members or partners in co...

Sharon Unlikely To Regain Consciousness

...ts vegetative state. // He is also not expected to regain consciousness. Ariel Sharon had suffered a brain h... said people in Sharon's condition do occasionally regain consciousness. Sharon's own doctors have not said anything on the likelihood of his regaining consci...

The Power of External Influence on Our Lives

... is aware of such influences, it becomes easier to regain a control over our lives. Researchers also reassure, that these influences are mild and benign and only aid in keeping us in touch with reality.Source : Eurek...

Nitiol Stents A Better Alternative for the Conventional Stents

...hese stents are that they can bend, twist and even regain their shape after being crushed. Martin Schillinger and his co-researchers at the Medical University of Vienna found that patients with the nitinol stents could walk further on a treadmill and had less of a chance of having the tubes clog up again. T...

Glaucoma Camp Held

... Those who lose vision due to this disease cannot regain it, the release added. (Source:PTI News)...

Campaign To Create Awareness For Following A stricter Drug Regime For Osteoporosis

...ive surgery and of these, less than one-third will regain normal functioning. A further third will have to give up independent living and need constant care. It was also explained that if the patients take their treatment with all earnestly the prevalence and impact of fractures could be greatly reduced. ...

Sudden Opioid Withdrawal Results in ‘Broken Heart Syndrome

...atment. Though most broken heart syndrome patients regain full cardiac function, some die and others suffer life-threatening complications. In a separate case report in June’s issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, physicians report on the first known case of cocaine use resulting in broken heart syndrome. Acc...

Scientists Coax Nerve Fibers to Regrow After Spinal Cord Injury

... that eliminate ARIs might allow the nerve ends to regain their natural regenerative abilities as they do in...t looking to play football,” says Schnaar, “but to regain basic functions. A modest improvement in nerve regeneration might make a big improvement in a patien...

Cellular System Causing Destruction Of Faulty Proteins In Cystic Fibrosis Identified

...ing this// system allows some affected proteins to regain their shape and thus may herald in new treatments for the disease. Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a fatal disease caused by a defective gene that produces a misshapen form of the protein cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR). People...

Aging Families Continue Struggle in Katrina Aftermath

..., to discern who and what is helping these seniors regain some stability and rebuild their lives. The research team conducted over 100 interviews with elders over a six-month period. During interviews done in February and March, the older adults consistently talked about going back to the life they knew i...

1 2 3 4

Other Tags
(Date:9/20/2014)... (PRWEB) September 20, 2014 Earlier this week, ... customers may have had their credit card information pilfered by ... spawning a slew of headline articles like this one ... the only eye opening numbers. , “Most people tend ... almost like it’s a way to score a game,” says ...
(Date:9/20/2014)... The first federal bellwether trial of a ... week in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of ... that the week opened in the DePuy Pinnacle ... Orthopaedics vice president, who discussed the clinical testing performed ... replacement. According to Reuters, the executive stated that the ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... September 20, 2014 Consistent premium ... for the Vision Insurance industry in recent years; ... detriment of industry margins. From 2009 to 2014, ... operators provide coverage for routine eye exams and ... eyeglasses, contact lens and refractive surgery. According to ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- As kids transition from ... of cyberbullies, according to a recent study. ... through 8 found that verbal and physical bullying declines ... bullying intervention and prevention strategies must address all types ... boys and girls, the researchers said. The study was ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... 19, 2014 Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) ... health care, hospice and palliative care and community-based care, ... Opening Bell yesterday at the New York Stock Exchange. ... and social entrepreneur to care for immigrant families suffering ... always worked to meet the urgent healthcare needs of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Don’t Let Data Breach Fatigue Cause Dangerous Cyber Security Complacency 2Health News:Don’t Let Data Breach Fatigue Cause Dangerous Cyber Security Complacency 3Health News:Don’t Let Data Breach Fatigue Cause Dangerous Cyber Security Complacency 4Health News:Don’t Let Data Breach Fatigue Cause Dangerous Cyber Security Complacency 5Health News:Third Week of DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Trial Focuses on Clinical Testing of Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant, Wright & Schulte LLC Reports 2Health News:Third Week of DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Trial Focuses on Clinical Testing of Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant, Wright & Schulte LLC Reports 3Health News:Third Week of DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Trial Focuses on Clinical Testing of Metal-on-Metal Hip Implant, Wright & Schulte LLC Reports 4Health News:Vision Insurance in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 2Health News:Vision Insurance in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 3Health News:Vision Insurance in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 4Health News: Cyberbullying Seems to Ramp Up in Middle School 2Health News:NJ Largest Home Healthcare Not-for-Profit Joins Deutsche Bank to Ring NYSE Opening Bell 2Health News:NJ Largest Home Healthcare Not-for-Profit Joins Deutsche Bank to Ring NYSE Opening Bell 3
(Date:9/19/2014)... by researchers from several Harvard University labs in ... and aspiring researchers with the intellectual raw materials ... from soft, flexible materials. , With the advent ... advances in manufacturing technology, soft robotics is emerging ... from conventional rigid robot design, but working with ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... sense of fairness did not evolve for the sake ... the benefits of continued cooperation, so say Frans de ... review article about inequity aversion (IA), which is defined ... is published in Science . , Their ... IA-related studies to address their hypothesis that it is ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... shows that legume plants regulate their symbiotic relationship ... are transmitted through the plant structure from leaves ... bacteria-holding nodules in the roots. This collaborative study ... for Basic Biology, the Graduate University for Advanced ... Resource Science in Japan. , Legumes, an ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Soft robotics 'toolkit' features everything a robot-maker needs 2Evolution of responses to (un)fairness 2Evolution of responses to (un)fairness 3For legume plants, a new route from shoot to root 2
Other Contents