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Exercise Reduces Inflammation

...tional meaning the researchers essentially took a snapshot of the participants reactions and measurements at a single, fixed point only Vieira said it was important to note that we cant say anything about cause and effect relationships. However, Woods said, it gives you some idea of what factors are rela...

Obesity Drug may Hold Potent Cancer Treatments

...d X-ray crystallography to get a three-dimensional snapshot of the drug interacting with the protein. "Understanding this drug-protein interaction is essential for designing new drugs," Lowther said. Researchers then screened hundreds of thousands of compounds to identify the ones that interacted with can...

Newborn Screening Tests for Babies

...y-state newborn screening requirements, creating a snapshot of the nations progress toward improving the healt... each states newborn screening requirements. The snapshot shows that the nation is on target to meet the March of Dimes goal of having all babies screened for...

All Babies in Massachusetts Should Be Screened for Life-Threatening Disorders

...y-state newborn screening requirements, creating a snapshot of the nation's progress toward improving the heal...each state's newborn screening requirements. The snapshot shows that the nation is on target to meet the March of Dimes goal of having all babies screened for...

Prison Healthcare Continues to Fail Despite Emergency Measures, Warns BMA

...ng after they are released. Examples in the BMAs snapshot dossier, entitled 'Crisis in the Cells' , include...s dossier, 'Crisis in the Cells', provides a small snapshot of the nationwide and daily serious issues afflicting every stage of prison healthcare. Crucial re...

Simple Chemical Reaction may Help Early Disease Diagnosis

... in biofluids, such as blood and urine, provides a snapshot of ongoing biological processes in the human body," Raftery said. The researchers used nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, a cousin of magnetic resonance imaging to detect hydrogen or carbon atoms to provide insight into the metabolites prese...

Revealing the Secrets of Gut Ecosystem

...ch of using genetic libraries of bacteria to get a snapshot of the microbial ecosystem in an infant at a given point in time and found that their new method performed very well. The results, said Palmer, were striking: the group found that the intestinal microbial communities varied widely from baby to baby...

Babys Poop is of Interest for Researchers

...with an orderly array of DNA spots that can give a snapshot of genetic activity in a given sample. The microarray design for this study included spots representing nearly all bacteria known to be involved in human microbial ecosystems. The researchers included spots that would recognize whole families of ba...

Accuracy of Gene Expression Test for Heart Transplant Patients Confirmed

...any in South San Francisco, Calif., and presents a snapshot of the immune status of the transplanted heart recipient. The test uses genomics technology (DNA microarray and real-time polymerase chain reaction—PCR), applying a complex algorithm to analyze the patient’s genes. The Allomap test is currently being...

Cake Walk – Plum Treats Sell Like 'Hot Cakes' During Christma

... to tuck into this baked delight, let's give you a snapshot of its metamorphosis into today’s 'Christmas cake', which has undoubtedly sparked a worldwide gastronomic trend. The Christmas cake, as it is popularly known today, originated from the fusion of erstwhile customs, practiced in England around 1870....

Schizophrenia Complicates With Altered Receptor Activity

...e. Postmortem studies have historically focused on snapshot analyses of the brain at the time of death. This new method allows investigation of functional responses of brain tissue to stimulation. ‘Our hope is that this study will shift our postmortem methodologies from limited comparative studies to a more e...

Alarming childhood obesity stats: 1 in 5 pre-schoolers fat

...en are fat.//This happens to be the first national snapshot of pre-school children's weight. He study is part of the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children with almost 5,000 four to five year olds and another 5,000 babies from every state and territory. These kids are being studied for over eight years as...

Survey Finds That Autism Is Becoming More Widespread

...or trends in incidence but simply explains it as a snapshot of the world at a given point of time, 2003 and 2004, said Cordero. The new study was reported on Thursday in the CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. Autism is a severe developmental disorder in which children seem isolated from the world ...

Data On Quality Of Health Care Can Be Easily Obtained

...a physician's patients, it is possible to obtain a snapshot of what it is like to be a patient of that physician that appears to hold true from patient to patient. The study points to patients' reports as an effective tool that can be used more widely to improve the quality of care, said study author Dana Gel...

After Cardiac Arrest, Children Fare Better Than Adults

...a represents the entire United States instead of a snapshot focusing on a particular region or patient group, he said. In contrast to previous studies that compiled data from a single or relatively few hospitals, the new research is based on data from the National Registry of CPR including 37,000 adults and ...

Mainstream medicine collides with alternate treatment: increasing health risks

...y of more than 3000 South Australians to provide a snapshot of alternative medicine use was conducted led by University of Adelaide obstetrics and gynaecology department Professor Alastair MacLennan. The finding were published in the Medical Journal of Australia reveal that one third of adults are happy to ...

Discovery of World’s smallest laser

...croscopy is a very powerful technique, providing a snapshot wiht high spatial resolution and th eoptical signal simultaneously,” Yang said. “It allowed us to characterise the laser and dtermine beam characteristics.” What they found is that the nanowire acts first as a waveguide, channelling ht eultraviolet l...

Diabetes, obesity rates shooting up

The annual snapshot of the nation's health, put together by the National Center for Health Statistics, also shows that nearly a third of Americans are obese //and two-thirds overweight. But life expectancy at birth continues to rise, reaching a new record high of 77.2 y...

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