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Brain death – How to cope with it

...ues said relatives should be counseled before they witness the tests, which confirm that the body can no longer function without medical assistance. "It is possible that allowing relatives to be present may help them to understand the diagnosis and assist the grieving process," Bonner said. "These are no...

Scientists locate key hormone involved in appetite control

...h.D., and Malcolm Low, M.D., Ph.D. to pinpoint and witness the effects of the hormone in the brain. They used a fluorescent protein to highlight certain neurons, making the brain cells distinguishable from other surrounding neurons. They then used tiny electrodes to record cell activity in response to ghreli...

In Chronic Diseases - Poor compliance of Patients with drug treatment

...ence to the prescriptions. "Health professionals witness the need for better patients' adherence to the treatments they are prescribed. Given that the health care system is partially at fault, incentives must be created to reinforce the efforts of all health professionals in favour of adherence," said Dr R...

Railway Station Contributes to Create Awareness on AIDS

... generation is racing towards HIV/AIDS like mad. I witness a lot of homosexual activity at the station," Another porter Yanadi says:"This is a station where a lot of homosexual activity takes place. We can strive to save some lives through such messages," he said. The station has a floating population of ...

Time magazine has recognized efforts of two Indian doctors towards reducing infant mortality rate

...strict. A critical situation when he happened to witness the death of a baby due to lack of proper available treatment is believed to have triggered his mind towards the cause. It is appropriate to remember at this stage that Abhay holds a master’s degree in Public health from the most prestigious Johns Ho...

Stroke Destroys Nearly 32, 000 Neurons In Just A Second!

...amily members, friends or on-lookers who happen to witness an acute attack. The next time you notice somebody on the road with the above-mentioned symptoms, don’t just pass by. Call for emergency help or transport the victim to the nearest hospital. After all, it is a question of life and death situation. ...

Zimbabwe Faces Shortage Of AIDS Drugs

...nts. The past few years, in Zimbabwe, have been a witness to widespread political and economic disorder, resulting in decreased international donor finding. The Times report states that Doctors are extremely guarded about starting any antiretroviral initiatives until they are rest assured that such efforts ...

Hepatitis A Cases On A Steady Increase In Canterbury

...ead of the virus. If not, the region would have to witness disastrous consequences in the near future....

Asia Expected To Witness More Human Bird Flu Cases

Asia is expected to witness more human cases of the bird flu according to Satkunanantham, the Director of Medical Services at Singapore's Ministry of Health. ‘The risk of further human cases// appearing will persist as countries in the (Asian) region have a large number of ...

Connecticut Gears Itself For Pandemic

... while dealing with emergencies. Humanity has been witness to several epidemics in the past which had devasta...ross the world. The past 100 years alone have been witness to three pandemics. The Connecticut Convention Center was the venue for a pandemic-response planning...

Terry Fox Run To Be Held On 6 February

New Delhi will witness the 25th Terry Fox Run on 5 February 2006 in memory of a young Canadian hero and it is expected to further the cause of cancer research. More than 3,000 // people are expected to attend the function including 800 children. They can participate using ...

Pneumococcal Vaccine: Childhood Immunization Programme has a new recruit

...ng the need for medical care.' The US is already witness to the immense benefits of this programme that has brought down the rates of this infection by 94% among young children alone. Sir Liam has additionally introduced changes to the Meningitis C and Hib disease, basically rescheduling the intervals of v...

60 Million People Would Die Due To NCD In India

... in infectious diseases in 2006, the country would witness a 35 percent growth in diabetic patients and 18 percent growth in cardiovascular patients,' Beaglehole said. He said since these diseases were affecting the younger age group, the economic impact on the country would be enormous. 'As people in th...

Twins in Double Trouble , Desperately Need Heart Transplant

L.A: The U-C-L-A Medical Center, in Los Angeles is witness to a seven-month-old boy, in a serious condition after a heart transplant. His twin, also in need of a transplant, is still waiting for an organ. // Nick and Nate Draper, the twin brothers were born in Phoenix with a fatal heart condition called di...

Russia Hit by Bird Flu

Russia (UPI) – Dagestan in Russia has been witness to the death of more than half a million birds, from the time avian influenza has hit the south of Russia.// According to the Federal Consumer Rights and Human Well Being Service, between Jan 25 and Feb 1, almost 350,000 birds have died at Eldama, ...

Youngsters, now have a good reason to interact online

...nce (AAAS) which will take place at St. Louis will witness the presentation made by Justine about these findings. According to her, today’s technology buffs prefer to engage in social activities in front of the computer screen rather than attending meetings in School Gymnasiums or sitting around campfire...

Hepatitis C Could Infect 800,000 Australians By 2020

...t instituted at the earliest, Australia might soon witness a rapid rise in the cases of liver cirrhosis and cancer. Hepatitis C is a viral disease that is transmitted through contaminated blood. Approximately 25% get rid of the infection while the rest develop a chronic form of the disease. If left unatte...

Orissa Bans Inclusion Of Eggs In Midday Meals

...fective protective measures, Orissa is unlikely to witness any bird flu infection....

UCI Liver Program jinxed with 4 more lawsuits

...bly. // Orange county Superior court has been a witness to three claims filed by the families of patients who died just waiting for the transplants; the fourth, a patient who never received a liver. The liver transplant program transparent to gross mismanagement has to also battle the 50 plus lawsuits t...

Parental Domestic Violence Contributes To Adolescent Depression

... Michelle Hindin has revealed that adolescents who witness domestic violence between their parents are at an increased risk// of developing depressive symptoms than their peers. Approximately 50% of all the respondents reported witnessing parental domestic violence. Alarmingly, 1 in 10 male adolescents and...

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