Tag: "separation" at medical news
Psychiatric issues common in brain disease
... controls movement. Traditionally there's been a separation
between neurological disease - like Huntington's - and psychiatric problems, such as depression. But researchers at Johns Hopkins University now reveal that there is a big area of overlap. They found that 81 per cent of a group of Huntington's pati...
The Impact of Stress Early In Life
... significant stress early in life such as parental separation
can pose lifelong impacts depending on the timing of the stress// exposure. Studies in the past have shown that stressful events early in life can cause social and behavioral problems that carry on into adulthood. The new research suggests this is n...
Medical Mishaps In Telemedicine And Their Prevention
One solution to the dilemmas of geographical separation
between the doctor and the patient, and scarce resources would be to consider the feasibility of telephone consultation as an alternative method of consultation, // as this may be more convenient for busy patients and may save costs. Telemedicine has...
Conjoined Indian Twins See Hope On The Horizon
...a certain degree of confidence and we believe that separation
is possible. We have the expertise to pull this off and do that with a reasonable degree of success," said Anupam Sibal, a pediatrician at Apollo. Benjamin Carson, director of pediatric neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins in the United States is the lead s...
Fluorescent markers to distinguish Trypanosoma brucei strains causing Sleeping Sickness
...asily recognized phenotypic trait and the physical separation
of genotypes from mixed infections made possible by live fluorescence markers make trypanosomes an attractive system for experimental studies on parasite population dynamics. The marker described in this study will be especially important by opening ...
A Novel System For Clinical Banking Of Umbilical Cord Blood
... to process UCB units for storage. A system for NC separation
and volume reduction of UCB samples in a dedicated... in the presence of a 3.5% Polygeline solution.The separation
by the closed circuit, where RBC depletion is obtained by Polygeline sedimentation, proved to be fas...
Orissa found to be worst affected by the killer disease, AIDS
...cs, 65 licensed blood banks and 15 blood component separation
units would be set up soon in the state. A number of counseling centers, testing centers and community care centers would be set up in the state. Post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) drugs are also being provided for the treatment of accidentally exposed...
Obesity Common Thread In Pregnancy Complications And Cardiovascular Woes
...pre-eclampsia, gestational high blood pressure and separation
of the placenta from the uterine wall. Maternal placental syndromes include preeclampsia (high blood pressure during pregnancy) and conditions where the placental blood vessels become blocked. These include placental abruption and placental infarct...
Teenage Mental Problems Could Be The Result Of Stress During Early Life
... Adolescent monkeys who had experienced maternal separation
at 1 month old continued to show significantly more time in social contact compared to monkeys not experiencing the stress of early maternal separation. They developed a "freezing" behavior in response to fearful stimuli, characteristic of increased ...
Americans Not Interested In Choosing Sex Of Child: Survey
...implications of sex selection technology.' Sperm separation
requires patients to provide a sperm sample and undergo an average of three to five cycles of intrauterine insemination at a fertility centre, at a cost of approximately $2,500 per attempt. The survey found that while the majority of respondents wo...
Sex a commonplace in Chinese life
...my of Social Sciences, pointed out that it was the separation
of sex from the task of reproduction that has stimulated the changing attitude towards sex. He says that Virginity is no longer considered an important factor in a girl's life.This has led to the state relaxing its control over love, sex and marria...
UK Biobank Set Up To Understand the Links between Genes, Lifestyle Environment and Illness
...uld use specially designed robots for blood sample separation
and for storage, retrieval and tracking of blood and urine samples. They must be kept at between -80°C and -200°C for several decades in two huge filing cabinets which is in the size of a tennis court. Participants will also have their health and ...
Underlying relationship between Childhood insecurity and Eating Disorder
...es shape very early due to insecure attachment and separation
anxiety. Dr. Alfonso Troisi and colleagues have ...he researchers were able to discern connections of separation
anxiety, and aversion to their body. To quote their findings, Troisi and colleagues wrote "Our find...
Uganda Shows Increased HIV Discordant Couples
...abstinence, condom use, relationship cessation and separation
of beds have been suggested as important....
'Diet Modifications' - less effective against Stress
...were subjected to water avoidance or both maternal separation
and water avoidance, as well as being fed the enri...d diet. They found the stress caused by maternal separation
led to a decrease in lipoproteins and an increase in amino acids, glucose, lactate, creatine and cit...
Cell Behavior Better Understood with Nano Probe
...oscale domain of the probe inlet (enabling natural separation
of liquid and gaseous environments) and then used the classical Taylor electrohydrodynamic focusing of the jets to produce charged ions, but in reverse (pull) rather than in a commonly-used forward (push) mode. Source:Eurekalert...
Childhood Anxiety Reduced with Breast-feeding
...ess of an association between parental divorce and separation
and childhood anxiety." Breast milk is rich in nutrients, enzymes, hormones, antibodies and growth factors that are passed from mother to child. In addition research has shown that breast-feeding reduces respiratory illness, infections and diarr...
Successful Separation Of Conjoined Twins
... after a 16-hour surgery. Doctors pronounced the separation
of the twins born with their bodies joined at the ... kidney were separated. Following the successful separation
of the girls, the parents of the conjoined twins thanked the surgical team for their efforts. "We c...
Centres Of Excellence For Blood To Come Up Shortly
...routine activities would include blood extraction, separation
and testing procedures. He also said the National AIDS Control Programme would receive $2.5 billion to take forward its third phase. Around 80% of the money would be spent in prevention activities, he added. Dr Ramadoss praised Governor Surjit Sing...
Conjoined twins doing well after separation
...cations caused by the only kidney, the surgery for separation
of the girls was postponed till this year. "They...pected and was administered alternate days. The separation
is supposed to be the first successful surgery on conjoined twins with shared kidney, according to D...
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