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New Inhalation Anthrax Vaccine

...re stable than the injected liquid version and can withstand wider temperature extremes, in more extreme conditions without refrigeration. The vaccine has not yet been tested in humans, but investigators say clinical trials could be possible within the next two to three years.In laboratory tests using rabbits...

Elderly people are more at risk from eye damage

...ns decreases with time, the lens becomes unable to withstand deformities caused by injuries and accidents. Thus at that point the lens may be more at risk from damage or dislocation. Such an injury has other effects like that on the eye itself, like the damage to the internal muscles and nerves of the eye that...

Heart valve surgery may be replaced by new heart therapy

...could help patients who are too old or too sick to withstand the rigors of surgery. The procedure, which is at a very early stage of research, will not be widely available for three to five years, but it is very promising and will open an entirely new area in the field of valve replacement. The technique, whi...

Red haired withstand to pain more than blond headed

...Edinburgh, UK, has found that red haired women can withstand pain more readily than blondes or brunettes. The research team has found a gene that is responsible for // withstanding pain. The outcome of the research will lead to development of new anesthetics. The mode of action of the gene is still being stu...

Measles Vaccination Drive Intensified In Quake-Hit Pakistan

...ivors are now living in tent camps not designed to withstand the harsh winter. "Our immediate concern is the shelters: the water and sanitation situation and the winterisation of the tents," Mirza Imran Raza, who is responsible for UNICEF's measles campaign, said. "UNICEF, along with other agencies, plans t...

Five AIDS Patients To Receive Experimental Anti-retroviral Drugs

...ought the help of media and politicians. Unable to withstand the pressure, it has been decided to provide the patients with the drug under a unique approach, a clinical trial. The chair of St. Paul's ethical-review board that approved the protocol has requested for minor changes to be incorporated in the pat...

Breast Cancer Survivors Emotional Recovery Is Rapid After Treatment

...cept called resiliency, the notion that people can withstand a lot and come through fine. Our largest patient group by far was these resilient patients who never experienced clinically significant depressive symptoms." The study also found that 75 percent of those surveyed never experienced depressive symptoms...

U.S. Chicken Producers to Test Flocks for Bird Flu

...sumed, the council said. The avian flu virus can't withstand high temperatures, so cooking poultry to a temperature of 160 degrees Fahrenheit (71 Celsius) ensures the meat is safe to eat, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. ...

More Severe Earthquakes May Hit Kashmir In Future

...that whatever new structures are built are able to withstand the next earthquake, the next one and the next one. From what we know of Kashmir's history, there may well be a sequence of earthquakes spread over the next 50 years. Of course 50 years may sound an awfully long time to a politician, but it is the pe...

A Wristwatch For Detecting Malaria

...erated and water resistant, with durable rubber to withstand high-frequency vibrations, the watch's alarm rings every 35 days to remove the small metal sieve and wash the old blood away. The watch will be available soon from travel agents and outdoor stores. Edited IANS...

Drug Prozac was found to control anger in post-stroke patients

...depression but they were found to have improved to withstand and tolerate anger and emotional incontinence. Drug Prozac was found to be well tolerated in experimental studies and showed very low adverse effects in clinical studies....

Ambien and the Other Insomnia Drugs

... drugs hit the market. Sanofi-Aventis is hoping to withstand some of the threat. Ambien has the lion's share of the $2 billion prescription insomnia drug market. Sepracor's Lunesta, available since last April, accounts for about 10%. The drug raked in $329.2 million in its first few months. According to Na...

Disney’s New Attraction Showcases the Discoveries of the Himalayas Expeditio

...e: ? A wingless grasshopper (Kingdonella) that can withstand extremely low temperatures and communicates by 'gnashing' its teeth. The male in this group rides on the back of the female for quite a long time, often days, to prevent other males from mating with her.? The confirmation of a new beetle species (Nic...

'Expedition Everest' Finds New Species

...: * A wingless grasshopper (Kingdonella) that can withstand extremely low temperatures and communicates by 'gnashing' its teeth. The male in this group rides on the back of the female for quite a long time, often days, to prevent other males from mating with her. * The confirmation of a new beetle species (N...

Genetics Might BE The Basis For Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

...olves the body's ability to adapt to change and to withstand common life stresses such as injuries and infections. A comprehensive study made by the CDC team on 227 chronic fatigue syndrome patients showed several genetic differences, the team found. CDC Director Dr. Julie Gerberding told reporters in a teleph...

Brain Surgery Without the Surgery?

...a stroke — including those who wouldn’t be able to withstand a brain operation. One of the newest options is ...knowledge that they had the condition but couldn’t withstand surgery to correct it. “One of the real advantages to endovascular treatment of aneurysms and AVMs i...

Gene Responsible For Mammary Gland Function, When Mutated Results in Leukemias

... not survive had weak heart muscles that could not withstand stress in the uterus. This probably reflects the f... ‘The heart muscle of the normal mouse embryo can withstand the stress of mild oxygen and nutrient starvation,' he said. 'But in the absence of MKL1, the develo...

Mind in a Bind – Alternative Intervention

...n it is imbibed with a tensile strength// that can withstand the strongest forces in this universe. Yet when subject to strain in manifold ways the tensile strength therein is marred. Heaven unravels deep within and yet another perfect body crumbles before us succumbing to the ‘inner demons’. Dr Samuel Hahne...

Pharmaceutical Companies Banned from Giving Gifts at Stanford

... The profession hasn't properly prepared itself to withstand or defend itself against these activities. It's taken the path of least resistance without really analyzing the unintended consequences." Stanford officials stated that these measures were mainly undertaken to counter the growing perception that me...

British scientists create artificial stomach

...eagues at Norwich's Institute of Food Research can withstand the corrosive gut acids and enzymes, and can be fed real food. Made from sophisticated plastics and metals, it mimics both the physical and chemical reactions that take place during digestion - and can even vomit, reported the online edition of BBC...

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