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A new century of Alzheimer's disease research

...his demonstrated that Alzheimer’s is potentially a reversible process: that if deposition of AB is not stopped in time, then it may be possible to halt tau degradation and restore damaged nerves. “Once you get the disease, the effectiveness of AB therapy may be limited, so we hope tau will be potentially a more...

Scientists Destroy Cancer Cells Using Electric Pulses

...creasing the permeability of a cell from none to a reversible opening to an irreversible opening. Given that irreversible concept kills the cells, Davalos and Rubinsky used it to target cancer cells. "IRE removes tumours by irreversibly opening tumour cells through a series of short intense electric pulses f...

Implanon,norplant,Jadelle - Vary in Side Effects

...rmal implantable contraceptives compared to other reversible methods of contraception found that they were all good at preventing pregnancy. No one subdermal implant was found to be any more or less effective than the others in preventing unwanted pregnancies. The most common side effect with all the impla...

Weizmann Researchers Developed Control Switch for Protein Activity

...g the rate of protein activity in an immediate and reversible manner can be of great value....

High-fat and Sugary Diet Severely Damage Liver and Other Vital Organs

...this country. The good news is that it is somewhat reversible but for some it will take major changes in diet and lifestyle, he added. The findings of the study were presented at the Digestive Diseases Week meeting in Washington, D.C....

Beware, America's Fast Food Consumers!

...this country. The good news is that it is somewhat reversible but for some it will take major changes in diet and lifestyle."...

Second Hand Smoke Has Serious Consequence on a Childs Heart

...lative to (secondhand smoke) may be only partially reversible after cessation to the exposure, suggesting the importance of implementing smoke-free environments for children at home and in public places," Kallio said. The experts believe that this being the case the adults working in a smoke filled environmen...

Want a Baby? No Hot Baths Please !

...ersity of California. The effect was found// to be reversible in 50 % of the men observed. The three-year stud...owed that the negative effect of this exposure was reversible in nearly half of the infertile men who discontinued the practice. An estimated 7 percent of Ameri...

Antibodies in Mother Affect Heart of Fetus

...d that while first-degree fetal heart block may be reversible with the steroid drug dexamethasone, the condition could advance within as little as one week to a third-degree block, which is irreversible even with further intervention. "Given the high recurrence rate we confirmed in this study, close monitorin...

Carbon Nanoneedles For Drug Delivery

...s explained. ”So we therefore need some kind of reversible association to be able to release the drug intracellularly.” Technology to tackle this problem does exist, but needs to be modified to address this specific case. The researchers are currently pursuing this line of investigation as part of the nex...

Medications for Restless Legs Syndrome may Trigger Compulsive Gambling

... Fortunately, pathological gambling seems to be reversible when the dose of the dopamine agonist is reduced or the patient is transitioned to an alternative medication. It is crucial that these adjustments are initiated before significant gambling debts develop, and relationships and careers are damaged. ...

HIV Dementia Alarmingly High in Africa

...ementia, HIV dementia is treatable and potentially reversible with the same antiretroviral medication that is used to treat the infection. Treatment can even restore completely normal cognitive function to some of those affected. The study looked at 178 subjects in Kampala, Uganda, from September 2003 to Jan...

Profiling of Cancer Genes May Lead to Earlier Detection Human Cancers

... Assessment Program. “Methylation is potentially a reversible change and there may be some interventions that would effectively reduce the risk of several types of cancer simultaneously.” SRM...

Potential Link Between Celiac Disease and Cognitive Decline

...e says. “This is key that we may have discovered a reversible form of cognitive impairment,” he says. William Hu, M.D., Ph.D., Mayo Clinic neurology resident and study investigator, says that the reversal or stabilization of the cognitive symptoms in some patients when they underwent gluten withdrawal also ar...

Vasectomy Vs Intra Vas Device – Check It Out

...d for detailed research into whether the method is reversible in men who use the device for a good number of years. The reversibility factor proved a success when studied on monkeys. Elaine Lissner, of the non-profit Male Contraceptive Information Project in San Francisco, said "It is a lot easier to pull the ...

Warning on Avastin Updated

...g Avastin (bevacizumab) to include rare cases of a reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome in its warn...bel have been updated to include the warning about reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy as well as nasal septum perforation. Genentech reported seven cases o...

Acne Drug Found To Cause More Harm than Good

...hey found that these irregularities were generally reversible after the patients stopped taking the medication. It has been reported that in the patient care info that is usually provided with Accutane does specify that 25% of patients are known to experience raised triglycerides, and 15% elevated liver enzym...

Abdomen Can Help In Gas Exchange In Lung Failure

...s some day for patients suffering from potentially reversible pulmonary failure from such diseases as: anthrax, bird flu, SARS, trauma, ARDS, pulmonary embolism, pneumonia and others. Sometimes patients have a condition in which they might have a chance to recover if they could survive the most severe phase of ...

Muscular Dystrophy Reversed In Lab Mice

...r level suggests that the toxic RNA functions as a reversible metabolic toxin," the researchers said....

New Low-Risk Eye Surgery Option at AIIMS

...ntly damaging your eye? AIIMS has introduced a new reversible eye surgery to treat patients suffering from near or far sightedness through the insertion of small plexiglass rings into the cornea. // "A typical vision correction procedure using intrastromal corneal rings (INTACS) would involve making a small i...

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