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Hyaluronic Acid – A Boon To The Problem Of Premature Infant

... The white matter is made up of long nerve fibres wrapped in myelin. Different kinds of white matter injury cause cerebral palsy and learning problems in children born prematurely and multiple sclerosis in older children and adults. It has been reported that hyaluronic acid (HA) prevents immature oligoden...

Richard Gere Joins Indian Stars For Fight Against AIDS

...awl from Lord Venkateswara temple in Tirupati was wrapped around Mr. Gere and Singer Usha Uthup sang the theme song composed by maestro Illayaraja to start the event....

Pakistan On Alert After Cases Of Fatal Fever

...hsana's body. The body was neither chlorinated nor wrapped in plastic sheets to ensure safe transportation and burial. As news of transportation of the body to Rukhsana's native town Sialkot reached, a man who identified himself as a nazim contacted RGH Sunday night asking the hospital authorities not to se...

Valley's Winters - Time For Nostalgia And Salt Tea

...iscences? Says his son Showkat: 'When father sits wrapped in his warm blanket, telling the tales he had heard from his grandfather, even his face is transformed. His wrinkles suddenly vanish and his voice becomes young. Those are the times I feel very close to him.' Rues a sociologist here: 'The storytelli...

Aqua-Fire Treatment Burns Away Fat

...ion of Chinese medicinal herbs. The area is then wrapped in a cellophane wrap, covered with two wet towels and doused with alcohol and set alight. The patients are told to put up with the flames till it becomes unbearable. The longer a patient endures the treatment, the better will be the results, accordin...

Hospital Says There Is Time but Baby Decides Otherwise

...pital authorities as at one point of time the cord wrapped around the baby’s neck, but he managed to unwrap it. Six weeks later, baby boy Bailey and mum are doing well. It took Roddy hours to clean the couple's home and they had to replace their bed. Joanne said that at that time when she was in the hospital...

Insight Into The Risky Health Decisions On Bird Flu

...ys lead author Brian Zikmund-Fisher, Ph.D. ‘We get wrapped up in our own situation, and that perspective makes us focus on certain aspects of problem and ignore others.’ It's also human nature to avoid an option that might bring immediate harm upon yourself -- even when a ‘wait and see’ approach may carry ev...

India and Pakistan Jointly to Fight Against Polio, Avian Flu

... focus areas for future. The two countries that wrapped up the third round of composite dialogue early this month will meet again in Islamabad to map out future areas of cooperation in the field of public health. The two South Asian neighbours will hold technical-level discussions on cooperation in the...

Cell Survival Depends on Chromosome Integrity

...kaged into chromosomes. Chromosomes consist of DNA wrapped around a scaffold-like structure made of proteins called histones. Each time a cell divides into two, all of this DNA must be copied exactly and repackaged properly with histones to form chromosomes in the new cell. During the copying process, new ...

Higher-Dose Copper IUDs Provide Better Pregnancy Protection

...in the world. Most IUDs consist of a plastic frame wrapped with copper wire, although the shape of the frame and the amount of copper wire vary among models. The reviewers analyzed 34 randomized controlled trials that compared the effectiveness and side effects of different copper IUDs. More than 50,000 wo...

Treatment of Spinal Cord Injury with Embryonic Stem Cells

...o the appropriate sites within the spinal cord and wrapped around the damaged neurons, forming new myelin tissue. By contrast, the rats who were only mildly impaired showed no increase or decrease in myelin generation, and no change in their walking ability after transplantation. According to Keirstead, th...

Tiny Sphere Of Nanoparticles Can Fight Cancer

...n of Clinical Cancer Research, that siRNA that are wrapped up in a tiny sphere infiltrate deeply into ovarian cancer tumour cells, which could thereby oppress the troublesome protein and drastically reducing the size of tumours. Anil Sood, M.D., associate professor in the Departments of Gynaecologic Oncolo...

Stay Healthy with Herbal Tea

... herbal tea make sure each tea bag is individually wrapped so that essential oils are not lost. "Only then can a medicinal tea be used to its full effect," explains Beutgen. Herbal tea is generally prepared by pouring boiling water over the leaves or tea bag. One should not leave the tea in the pot longer ...

Naseem’s Heart Put In Its Plac

..." During the operation, Naseem's heart was first wrapped in Gore-Tex,and then a layer of his own skin, to substitute for the missing pericardium.The heart was then slowly eased inside his chest. 'I am very thankful that I found the doctors that I found, and I thank God every day,' said his mother at a ne...

Cellular Cues Identified for Stroke Recovery

...he stroke area. Once there, these immature neurons wrapped themselves around the immature vascular cells that were in the process of forming new blood vessels in the damaged area. The neurons were found to arrive at the site within the first two to four weeks after the stroke. Further, the researchers foun...

Dual Gene Therapy Suppresses Lung Cancer in Preclinical Test

...d a senior researcher on the project. The genes wrapped in the nanoparticles were p53, a well-known tumor ...ncodes either the p53 or the FUS1 protein. This is wrapped tightly in a form of cholesterol to protect it from the body's defense mechanisms. 'You can't delive...

Scientists Map Key Landmarks in Human Genome

...ing units for DNA. They consist of a length of DNA wrapped around a core, like ribbon around a spool that is made up of proteins called histones, and the nucleosomes are located along the chromosomes like beads on a string. Nucleosomes have multiple functions, including allowing several feet of DNA to be p...

Free Condoms in a Flashy Wrapper

...health officials, condoms would have more users if wrapped attractively.// Currently this department is in the process of considering various options of casing the condoms. The subject that could emerge victorious may be a colourful subway theme. A novel way of wrapping the condom could actually help the h...

FDA Warns of Deadly Results of Skin-numbing Creams

...lessen the pain of laser hair removal. They then wrapped their legs in plastic wrap, as they were instructed, to increase the creams' numbing effect. Both women had seizures, fell into comas, and died from the toxic effects of the anesthetic drugs. In both these cases the skin-numbing creams used were ma...

Could Estriol Be Used as a Therapy for Treating MS?

...called myelin, can be thought of as the insulation wrapped around an electrical wire. When the myelin is damaged, the nerve’s ability to send signals to and from the brain is interfered with, resulting in symptoms common to MS, including problems with balance, memory, vision loss and more. Currently, anti-...

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