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A new century of Alzheimer's disease research
...se (AD). If the test returns a worrisome result -- too
many sticky brain proteins that might begin to gum up memory and thought in 10 to 15 years -- a person could be offered an aspirin-like pill to keep those proteins in check. That is the future a visionary team of researchers at Mayo Clinic’s campus...
White Blood Cell Booster May Help Cancer Patients Avoid Deadly Complications
...tion. "When patients' white blood cell counts drop too
low, they are at risk for dangerous infections tha... halted when a patient's white blood cell count is too
low, potentially leading to poorer outcomes, she added. "Patients taking a drug known as granulocyt...
First Baby Born from Eggs Matured and Frozen in the Lab
...elp them save and freeze several eggs before it is too
late," Holzer said. "The technique has not yet successfully been demonstrated in cancer patients, who might be expected to make up the majority of those wishing to preserve their fertility using this method," Holzer added. Holzer suggested that h...
Live Earth Will Make the World More Aware of the Crisis Facing the Earth, Hopes Al Gore
...rve forests. The organizers are happy that China too
has been roped in, despite its known reservation on the global warming issue. Kevin Wall, the executive producer of Live Earth, said, We're on Chinese TV with 800 million people, ' he told The Observer. 'People often think on a parochial basis, so ...
Jacqueline Kennedy Onnasis Phobia Over Daughters Weight Gain Revealed
... not going to order dessert, Caroline. You're much too
fat. Nobody will ever want to marry you, New York Daily News quoted the author, as stating. Intervention by her stepdaughter Christina Onassis, fetched Caroline cherry-flavoured Jell-O without whipped cream topping. According to late George Plimp...
Accused 13yr Old Admits to Stabbing Her Brother
...her pleaded for his life, saying: "I'm scared. I'm too
young to die." After she stabbed her brother, the girl said Steinke slit his throat while she looked away. "He was gurgling," she testified. The murders happened about one week after the accused and Steinke had sex for the first time. She tes...
Ambitious Gastric Cancer Research Project Proposed in Singapore
..., many die from the disease because it is detected too
late. Research would hopefully make it easier for patients to be screened early. At the National Cancer Centre, researchers will be looking at cancer-causing genes. With enough information, they could develop personalised treatment plans for differ...
Dengue Surge in Singapore, Man Prosecuted for Breeding Mosquitoes
...5 people and infected thousands in 2005. This year too
the country is witnessing some virulent outbreak. Health Minister Khaw Boon Wan said based on the data in the last few weeks, the situation did not look optimistic. He added that if the wet weather continued, Singapore can expect more dengue case...
Combination of Bronchoscopic Techniques is Very Effective for Lung Lesions
... study would most likely benefit patients who were too
sick to undergo a surgical biopsy but would benefit from chemotherapy if cancer was confirmed through this combined, minimally invasive technique....
In China, Online Gamers Raking in the Cash
...e, where earning credits for online gamers who are too
busy to do it themselves has become a handy source... in front of a computer, but the courts are always too
crowded. "China has too
large a population and too
limited space for entertainment, that's why com...
India's Share in Global Diabetes Research is One Percent
...ch work. However, Indian industry has not fared too
badly. For instance, Dr Reddy's Laboratory, Hyderabad is in the third phase of clinical trials of a new class of anti-diabetic drugs, an insulin sensitizer for type-2 diabetes. The Bangalore-based Biocon, after introducing Insugen -- the first hum...
New York, the City That Roars 24/7, is Forced to Quiet Down
...ies deem your iPod or other personal music players too
loud in the clearly audible category, fines range from 50-175 dollars. If your car alarm goes off at night for more than three minutes, your car can be towed and you may receive a fine of 350 dollars. Alan Fierstein, of the Acoustilog company that ...
SKorean Online Dogmeat Retailer Closes Site Amid Uproar
...nce local media reports about it Tuesday. "We're too
exhausted by the controversy to speak. We no longer run the website. We erased all photos," Jo Chang-Geun told AFP. He operated the site along with Ko Se-Hoon, who sells dogmeat in the city of Seongnam south of Seoul. Online messages to the Seong...
When CIAs Poisoned Capsule for Castro Stuck to the Freezer!
...nating reading. And now Cuban intelligence sources too
add some icing to the cake. The closest the CIA came to killing Cuba's Fidel Castro was a 1963 attempt with a poison pill delivered by American mobsters that was to be slipped into a chocolate milkshake, a former Cuban intelligence chief said. Bu...
High-risk Patients Need Better Guidance on What is and Isnt a Heart Attack
...t. Waiting 15 minutes, say the writers, could be too
long for some patients. One study has shown that the median time from onset of symptoms to cardiac arrest is ten minutes. They recommend patients and their relatives should be explicitly primed to recognise high-risk features of chest pain. They ad...
Indian Fashion Beckons International Models
... international feel to it. "Moreover, the buyers too
would get to see clothes on a different body type which will help them to judge the wearability of clothes."...
World's First Face Transplant Patient Feels She is Alive Again
...nd I couldn't look at my old photographs -- it was too
painful. "Now I'm used to it. I don't have the n...onymous donor. "She is constantly on my mind. It's too
hard to explain. My only hope is that her family knows how grateful I am. She gave me a second chanc...
Bra-less Britneys New Affairs
... diva has been having a ball in the public and not too
long back she was snapped flashing her crotch. This time in LA she was snapped wearing a lacy top - sans bra. The Sun newspaper reports that Britney showed no embarrassment as she was covered with spilled alcohol all over her dress with her boobs ...
British Woman Who Has inherited Breast Cancer Wants to Spread Awareness
...sk to be here to see my grandchildren, am I asking too
much?" McQueen grew up in Grenada and barely kne...nt was given radiation treatment, but she received too
large a dose and her breast was burnt by it; another had a huge hole in her breast which relatives f...
Clamor for Catheter-based Ablation Increasing Among Heart Patients in US
...l pattern, part of the heart beats irregularly and too
fast.The two small upper chambers of the heart, the atria, quiver instead of beating effectively. Although atrial fibrillation is not in itself considered life-threatening, people with it are at an increased risk for blood clots and stroke. While s...