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A new male contraceptive

...ctively altered the mice's sperm so that they were rendered completely infertile for up to six months. After they were taken off the drug, fertility returned completely to normal. Since NB-DNJ is not a hormonal treatment, the sex drive of the mice was not impacted by the treatment. Few unwanted side effects ...

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

...ary tasks, and later led to breathing trouble that rendered him unconscious. Doctors saved the patient by administering blood-thinning drugs. Dr. Beasley said that this case was an interesting one as it indicated that DVT is not only associated with the aged as the patient was relatively young. The researcher...

Missing Protein In Cancer Development

... of cancer. Cells without this protein are usually rendered genetically unstable. Such instability would either kill a cell or keep it from growing. However sometimes mutations alter cells in such a way that they are able to multiply creating tumors. Researchers indicated that loss of E2F3 itself doesn't caus...

Non-Communicable Diseases Mounting Up At An Alarming Rate in India

...Infact only 23 percent of health services had been rendered to the 73 percent of the population residing in the rural area, so far. The UPA Government, led by Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh had been gearing up to face the challenge. The government would soon launch a national programme to combat ailments ...

Smoking Ban Believed To Enjoy Widespread Public Acceptance In Scotland

...king habit is indeed the greatest help that can be rendered to benefit not only the smoker but also their near and dear ones. ...

Measles Break Out In Relief Camps

...earthquake that killed more than 75,000 people and rendered 3.5 million people homeless. --Indo-Asian News Service...

Bird Flu Infection Of Chinese Girl Prompts Fear Of Spread Across Asia

...30 outbreaks of bird flu this year alone, has been rendered a helping hand by Beijing that has expressed its willingness to fight for the cause. More than 20 million birds have been culled and it is proposed to undertake a massive vaccination programme. The World Health Organization has been alerted about t...

Stroke Destroys Nearly 32, 000 Neurons In Just A Second!

... do big things to be great. Even a very small help rendered to a stroke patient would mean a lot...

Measles Vaccination Drive Intensified In Quake-Hit Pakistan

...led in the Oct 8 temblor and hundreds of thousands rendered homeless. --IANS...

Flu Vaccine’s Destination Changed From Illinois To Pakistan

...he earthquake on October killing 87,000 people and rendered millions homeless. Blagojevich ordered the vaccines in 2004 when Illinois thought that it would experience shortage of vaccines. But the US Food and Drug Administration failed to approve the import of these vaccines, which has expired this summer....

Northeast Governments Warn Against Andhra Fish

...hra Pradesh, saying the long time taken in transit rendered the fish stale and rotten posing serious health hazards. The warning follows a report by the Central Health Research Institute that fish packed with rice husks gets contaminated during the eight to 10 day transit from Andhra Pradesh to various nor...

Mumbai To Get Emergency Ambulance Service

...roached to modify rules enabling medical aid to be rendered immediately without waiting for the police to arrive and record the victim's statement. 'Our attempt would be to create an Indian model for critical care in one city so that it can be replicated in other cities. We will be actively involved in the...

Male Contraceptive Pill Being Developed By Berlin Pharmaceutical

...one in pill form, it is broken up in the liver and rendered useless," Habenicht adds. Nevertheless, she is confident that men will accept this form of contraception. "For many, according to surveys, this is an alternative to cutting the vas deferens", the sperm duct that runs from the testicle to urethra. S...

Miracle Baby Boy from a Type 3 osteogenesis imperfecta, Mother

...pe 3 osteogenesis imperfecta , a disorder that has rendered her bones soft and brittle . She has had two miscarriages as well. During the pregnancy, Vasquez gained 20 pounds . Her baby had a birth weight of three pound, seven ounce and was born on Jan. 24 at Stanford University's Lucile Packard Children'...

Need For Early Recognition Of Stroke In Children

... in children so that immediate medical help can be rendered to enable the maximum possible recovery. In fact, most of us feel that stroke, a manifestation of interrupted blood flow to the brain, // only occurs in adults. The truth is that it can occur in infants and young children. The presence of neurologi...

Oceans May Turn More Acidic and Threaten Marine Life

Carbon dioxide emissions have rendered the oceans acidic, threatening the health of the marine life. This is a similar occurrence, akin to what happened to the dinosaurs, some 65 million years ago, when they just disappeared from// the face of the earth. Ken Caldeira of the Carnegie Insti...

Revealing Study Results May Do More Harm Than Good

... and after some years might consider the treatment rendered in the study as ineffective. The patient will then be obliged to think that if a "better" treatment was given, perhaps the outcome might have been different. Dr. Markman says that revising the informed consent strategy to tell the patient how the stu...

Amifostine Renders Cancer More Susceptible To Radiation

...e. It was found that contrary to fears, amifostine rendered the tumor more susceptible to radiation and patients on amifostine were more likely to have their cancer completely cured by radiation. But amifostine did have some side effects like nausea and vomiting. "Our research shows that adding amifostine to ...

The Costliest Flu Ever – This Bird-Flu Scare, A'int chicken feed

...ating after the bird-flu fears sunk its sales, and rendered a strong blow to a thriving// industry. It is estimated that nearly Rs 40 crore losses have been recorded, because of the fall in the consumption of chicken and eggs. Poultry products’ consumption has fallen by 60-80 per cent. Nearly 150 poultry ...

Children In Scotland Denied Access To Dental Care

The free dental services rendered to Scotland children, could soon come to an end, warn Dentists, who are unhappy about the allowances, handed out by ministers. // Dental practices in Scotland yield a considerable amount of additional revenue , provided there are enough number of reg...

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