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Death Risk Of Ovarian Cancer Reduced By Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy

...e associated death risk. The results of this study represent one of the largest benefits ever observed for a new therapy in gynecologic oncology, in the opinion of Stephen Cannistra, editor of the New England Journal of Medicine. "It's very good news. A lot of larger institutions have already adopted this ap...

Wounds Heal 25% Faster In Older Adults Who Exercise Regularly

... Emery said. "This increase in cortisol levels may represent a biological pathway by which exercise helps wounds heal." The current study supports the results of a related study on wound healing conducted at Ohio State a few years ago. That work compared wound-healing rates between older adults caring for a ...

Nearly 15% Of U.S. Workers Work Under The Influence Of Alcohol

...e past 12 months. The study sample was designed to represent the working population of the U.S. between 18 and 65 years of age. The study participants were asked about the frequency of alcohol intake, history of alcohol intake 2 hours before reporting to work, during work hours or history of having worked un...

Reach Of The Morning-After Pill Treatment Inadequate Among Sexual Assault Victims

...on by as much as 80%. Nausea, fatigue and diarrhea represent some of the most commonly seen side effects. Liver damage and severe skin reactions can be manifested in severe cases. It is possible to reverse the side effects or attenuate the same by adjusting the dose of the medication or the drug combinations. ...

Novel Protein, Staufen2 Important In Maintenance Of Nerve Synapses

...ith synaptic connections between the neurons, that represent the structural and functional unit of the brain. // In simple terms, the junction between two neurons is referred to as a synapse. It serves as a gateway of communication between the same. Storage and transmission of information occurs through these...

New Treat And Teach Program To Modernize Dental Services in Scotland

...orative association with high street dentists, who represent the majority of health care providers in the nation. ...

Visualization Found To Be Largely Dependent On The Brain

...visualizes and recognizes what has been visualized represent one of the most fascinating areas of neuroscience. Visualization is something that is taken for granted and is largely thought be dependent on the human eye. This research has however, proved that the brain indeed plays a major role in this proces...

Brain Is More Active While Hiding The Truth, Reveals fMRI Imaging

... brain. Therefore this form of lie detection would represent an ideal test that can be used in a court, crime investigation and prevention. The finding could eventually pave way for a rejuvenation of the existing legal system....

Public Health awareness to help scientists in Scotland!

...d investigators and collaborators who collectively represent an unbeatable combination of proven research expertise in Scotland. This unique cross-institutional, interdisciplinary endeavour will make Scotland internationally competitive in human genetics of common complex diseases." Health Minister Andy Ker...

Zactima Receives Fast Track Designation By The FDA

...ncer cells from outside the body) and chemotherapy represent some of the available treatment options. Presently, there is no satisfactory chemotherapy regimen or other treatment modality for the cure of advanced thyroid cancer. Only those drugs, used for the treatment of severe diseases for which there is an...

Women's Self-Esteem Not Lowered By Seeing Ultra Thin Models

...al part of the study, four models were selected to represent each of the model categories: extremely heavy, moderately heavy, moderately thin and extremely thin. The images of the models were given to women on a random basis. Visualization of extremely heavy models or moderately thin models was found to mani...

Monoclonal Anti-Body To Revolutionize Brain Cancer Treatment

...iated soon. Animal models (mice) were created to represent human models of the malignant disease by Dr. Jin Kim (Galaxy Biotech) and Dr. John Laterra (Kennedy Krieger Institute). A study was then devised to test the effectiveness and safety of the monoclonal anti-body in the glioma treatment. Implantation of...

Wake Up Call: U.N Takes Stock to Curb Fake Medicines Racket

...ical companies, Regulatory bodies and groups which represent the consumers will bring to the table, out- of- the- box solutions, to end this menace of fake drugs. The stark reality of Fake drugs, a silent killer , has its tentacles spreading world-wide and expected to sky rocket to the tune of $75 billion by...

Young People Not to Be Neglected In AIDS War

... users, commercial sex workers and migrant workers represent a significant challenge, according to Prasada Rao, Regional Director, UN Aids Asia Pacific. He further stated that ensuring success of the universal AIDS program would not be possible without expansion of AIDS treatment and prevention services in e...

Youngsters, now have a good reason to interact online

...le to even pick the leaders among the community to represent the group in a personal meeting with political and corporate heads from all over the world. According to Cassel, "While other studies have reported that leadership in the online world is similar to leadership in the off-line or physical world, thos...

Want to memorise better for the exams: stay hungry!!!

...ghrelin may control higher brain functions and may represent a molecular link between learning capabilities and energy metabolism." Is how the researchers described it. The researchers say it might be possible to use the hormone to develop new drugs to combat impaired learning and memory, but warn that weight...

New Test Offers Hope in Effective Hearing Aid Design for Babies

... Children with hearing loss have dead regions that represent the cochlear region which is non-functional or where the cells have died off. The hearing aids that are being developed rely to a large extent on the amplification of the overall sound that is being transmitted to the inner ear. A lot of the sound di...

Aluminum in Deodorants Could Increase Breast Cancer Risk

... are the active ingredients in most deodorants and represent the single biggest exposure of the body to this metal. Darbre stresses that her research shows that aluminum acts as a trigger for increased estrogen activity, a major risk for breast cancer. "If a product is labeled antiperspirant it probably contai...

Referral Schemes Blamed By GPs For Treatment Delay

...often ignored. Cornwall, Wiltshire and Oxfordshire represent some of the referral centres where such practices take place. In some areas, GPs witness return of referral letters, without appropriate decision being made that delays further treatment. The GPs have urged the reference centers to concentrate on p...

Vitamin E Can Lead To Heart Disease And Cancer

...nsume high amounts of gamma tocopherol. Quinones represent the end product of gamma tocopherol and alpha tocopherol metabolism. It is this form of the compound that enters inside our cells. The human body is designed to eliminate most of the g-tocopherol before the body can absorb it. However, the consumptio...

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