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Improving Fertility In Patients With Cervical Cancer

...ated for cervical cancer may protect fertility and stave off ovarian failure say researchers.// In the procedure, surgeons removed an ovary and transplanted it into the upper arm to preserve hormonal function in women undergoing treatment for cervical cancer. Researchers say the new technique does not re...

Surgery using gene therapy for Alzheimer’s patient

...e brain of an Alzheimer's patient, in an effort to stave off the effects of the debilitating disease, in La Jolla, California. The groundbreaking 11-hour procedure that took place on April 5 involved implanting genetically engineered cells into the brain of a 60-year-old woman from Oregon.// ...

Molecule That Aids Bacterial Infections Identified

... ability, researchers may be able to find a way to stave off the most common serious infection of the central nervous system and a major cause of childhood death and disability. The researchers’ findings appear in the September issue of the Journal of Clinical Investigation. Researchers for the study have...

The weight loss reality check – Do Fad diets and short-cut methods actually work

...or a slimmer you4. Reduce carbohydrates in diet to stave off extra calories.Golden truths:1.Crash diets or indiscriminate starving does more harm than good. To lose weight and maintain, there has to be a good balance of diet and exercise. Diet should constitute foods that add nutritive value rather than ca...

Cocoa Treats: Chocolates, as a Health Investment? Chew on this!

...asons. The component, called Flavanoids, known to stave off new age diseases like cancer and cardiovascular disease, can be used in medicines,// according to stalwarts from the food and industry department , though such medicines are still a distant dream. Flavonoids, is found in chocolates, green tea,...

Pre-eclampsia Pronounced With Intake of Vitamins in Large Doses

..., which releases antioxidants that were thought to stave off pre-eclampsia, now this exhaustive study conducted by Tommy’s baby charity, has discovered the adverse effect of such vitamins that enhance the susceptibility. This was proved amongst 2,400 expectant mothers, who suffered problems of high blood ...

Growth Hormone Stimulants help to Combat Aging Symptoms

... stimulating production of the hormones could help stave off those effects. Other studies have shown that treatments can increase the levels of growth hormone and IGF-1, and can help improve a patient's body composition. However, this study is the first to show not just a stabilization of physical function...

Children Need to Exercise More to Prevent Heart Trouble

...d get an hour per day of exercise at least to help stave off heart trouble as adults.// However a new study has suggested that even more activity may be needed. Lead researcher Lars Bo Andersen, from the Norwegian School of Sports Science, Oslo said, ‘Current guidelines for physical activity in childre...

Protective Intestinal Antibiotic Protein Discovered

...this is something we can stimulate artificially to stave off pathogenic infections." Source : Eureka Aler...

Antioxidants in Fruit and Vegetable Juice could Help Prevent Alzheimer's

...ioxidants found in fruit and vegetable juice could stave off Alzheimer's disease, say scientists.// Non-vitamin antioxidants - polyphenols - are abundant in the skin and peels of fruits and vegetables. They are also present in teas and wines. Lab trials have earlier shown that polyphenols can have a pot...

A treat for nurses who chip in with tender loving care!

...o are actually having to compete for patients, to stave off stiff competition from more posh hospitals offering more sophisticated infrastructure and patient care, introduced this scheme of ‘a carrot at the end of the stick’ in an attempt to motivate all nurses to be kind and considerate to all patients ...

Is Growth Hormone – a Key to Longevity

...s. Many people will do almost anything to try to stave off aging - one of the hottest anti-aging elixirs du jour is human Growth Hormone (GH), naturally produced by the pituitary gland, a pea-sized organ at the base of the brain, which has been touted for its supposed ability to do everything from build ...

Genetic-Key to Stop Heroin Addicts

...faster methadone, need almost double the amount to stave off heroin withdrawal. It was also found that about 62% of drug addicts dropped out of methadone programs because of severe withdrawal symptoms. Lead researcher and pharmacologist, Dr Janet Coller said "Individualised dosing may decrease the inci...

Drink Red Wine to Stay Young

... risk of developing some cancers and may even help stave off gum disease. Melatonin plays a key role in the body clock and has become widely used by frequent travellers to try to counteract jet leg. Source-IANS...

New Supplemental Therapy for Common Jaw Disorder

...y intervention can reduce TMD-related pain levels, stave off chronic pain and save people money on costly treatments," Dr. Stowell said. In search of a low-cost supplement, researchers in this study combined two separately effective teaching techniques – pain-coping and biofeedback skills – into early bi...

Bring on the ‘Santa Clauses

...that he is not recommending that people overeat to stave off depression as he notes that obesity carries numerous health risks, including diabetes and heart disease. AN...

Doctors Encouraged to Say, “I’m Sorry,” to Patients inUS

...s say apologies also help defuse patient anger and stave off lawsuits. Apology laws from state to state. In Arizona, Connecticut, Idaho, Maine and 11 other states, doctors can safely apologize to or commiserate with patients or their families about an undesirable or unexpected outcome, according to the A...

Australians Opt for DIY Kits to Test for Diabetes

...eck test last year. She says she is managing to stave off the condition by following a healthier diet and lifestyle, while monitoring her blood sugar levels....

New Developments in Rheumatoid Arthritis

...e before it starts and perhaps offer treatments to stave off the symptoms. It turns out that those with these antibodies who also have a particular variety of HLA, a complex of genes that regulate immune function, have a 30 times higher risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis than those without these gen...

Check Your Physiology Before You Choose A Diet

... sugar after a meal, lower the hormone insulin and stave off hunger longer. The dieters also were advised to limit processed carbohydrates, such as white bread, white rice, prepared cereals, crackers, cookies and sugary foods. Research indicates that these foods, considered high on the glycemic index sca...

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