Tag: "vagal" at medical news
New operation for swallowing problems
...f various of the cranial nerves. One of these, the vagal
nerve, controls the swallowing at the upper end of...dently this is a promising approach for those with vagal
Heart rate can predict the risk of sudden death
...ctor for risk of sudden deaths//. Sympathetic and vagal
activities balance the changes in heart rate during exercise and recovery period. Researches from France, who carried out the research to find out whether heart rate can predict sudden deaths, are of the opinion that sudden death is more likely to oc...
Vagal Nerve Stimulation Works To Treat Severe Depression
Psychiatrists day old reports about vagal
nerve stimulation, a new therapy for treatment-res...ers reported it takes about 3 to 12 months to make vagal
nerve stimulation in brain. Saint Louis University, working in collaboration with Washington Unive...
Aggresive Therapy Needed for Cervical Spinal Cord Injuries
...tients have lost their sympathetic response so the vagal
tone is always predominating. In patients showing ongoing symptoms, we found it’s much more important to go ahead and put that transvenous pacemaker in and keep them stable.” While the researchers suggest rapid preventive action in patients with re...
Vagus Nerve and Diabetes
...pment of diabetes and hypertension by interrupting vagal
nerve signaling," says senior investigator Clay F....old true for humans, but we think somehow altering vagal
nerve activity could provide a novel approach for treating these common metabolic disorders." "Mic...
Vegetarian Diet Could Reduce Risk of Colon Cancer
.... 0.42) compared to the lean patients, but a lower vagal
(nerve in the stomach that controls the making of stomach acid) activity (0.45 vs. 0.58). "In this study, we found that fatty soup as an appetizer reduces food intake by about 20 percent in both lean and obese subjects and may have a therapeutic po...