Tag: "zone" at medical news
How a man's mind really works
... the end of the day, the tired male brain needs to zone
out all that touchy-feely chatter in order to relax -- which is why he wants the remote control to zap through "mindless" sport or action movies. His brain takes in less sensory detail than a woman's, so he doesn't see or even feel the dust and hous...
Test to predict ovarian cancer
...o of these biomarkers fall within a pre-designated zone
then the patient is certain to have ovarian cancer. Of the 200 people with ovarian cancer and healthy women, the blood test had been able to predict the ovarian cancer with 95% certainty, and the same for prediction of healthy individuals. Althou...
Its Possible To Grow Bone To Replace The Damaged Bone
...atural wound-healing response and create a special zone
on the surface of a healthy bone in hopes that the body would respond by filling the space with new bone. The approach lived up to their highest expectations. A thin outer layer called the periosteum covers long bones in the body. The layer is a ...
Consumers Becoming More Health Conscious Than Calorie Conscious
...et: The Zone Diet: Think Hormones, Please!The zone
diet works on the principle that we are essentially meat eaters, as our ancestors, and so have to modify our diets. It advocates a "40-30-30" plan for carbohydrates, fats and proteins. Inclusion of such a balanced diet helps in weight loss by utilisi...
Insight for Hot Flashes In Postmenopausal Women
... Women who have hot flashes have a thermoneutral zone
that’s so narrow, even the tiniest changes in core... The authors also discussed why the thermoneutral zone
is narrower in women with hot flashes and strategies for managing symptoms, including hormone therap...
Scientists breaking theory of cortex formation
...sk-specific regions of the cortex are spawned by a zone
of "originator" cells; or that long nerve fibers from the thalamus, a large ovoid mass that relays information to the cortex from other brain regions, are activated by external stimuli to impose identity on the homogeneous blob. New evidence indica...
India And China Discuss Import Of Encephalitis Vaccine
...echnologies, quality control and export-processing zone
for traditional medicines. The talks would also cover stem cell research and new technologies in reproductive health. Ramadoss would also visit the Chinese exposition o...
New technique to save more lives
...new technique that put the patient in the twilight zone
between life and death help the surgeons carry out life saving emergency surgeries. Dr Hasan Alam, a trauma surgeon at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, first discussed the details of this method. //In this method the surgeons drain out the b...
Tectonic Plates Colliding Can Cause Earthquakes
...ne how the upper plate deformed above a subduction zone
fault. Past research has shown that as a subduc...rivers. It appears that the most severe subduction zone
earthquakes occur in areas where such sediment-filled basins are found. When sediment is deposite...
Slovenia, Bulgaria, Greece Face Bird Flu Threat: European Union
...ia and Italy had established a three-km protection zone
and a 10 km surveillance zone
around the area where the infected swans were found. Poultry within the protection zone
must be kep...
Poultry Industry In India Suffers A Set Back
...le, India could look into getting the disease-free zone
certificates (within the country) so that exports are not affected,' a food industry expert said. The International Office of Epizootics (OIE) provides veterinary certification for products of animal origin. Edited IANS...
Prices of eggs, egging its way upwards
...cause of the chicken and the egg. The NECC’s south zone
wing, at a recent meeting has brought the farm-gate price per egg to 80 paisa, an increase of 15 paisa since Sunday.All India Poultry Products Exporters Association (AIPPEA) president Singaraj has indicated that the prices will go up to rs 1 in the...
Poland affected by Bird flu through wild birds
There is police protection for a zone
in Torun, in northern Poland on the bank of the Vistula River, the site where a dead swan was found. Polish vets confirmed the presence of the H5N1 bird flu virus in that swan. // The swan was found near the German border but the vets did not confi...
The Bird flu Hits Denmark.
...owing the tests they have set up a 3-km quarantine zone
and a 10-km surveillance zone
around where the infected bird was found. There are reports with these outbreaks the European Unio...
Delhi Witnessed 34 Meningitis Deaths In Three Months
... Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD), the central zone
has reported 25 confirmed cases followed by Sadar Paharganj with 24 cases, Civil Lines with 20 cases and Karol Bagh with 15 cases. Officials said the families of the patients were being advised to take precautionary measures and antibiotics were be...
Bad Enzymes Found To Enable Brain Recovery Following Stroke
...rent role during stroke recovery. The peri-infarct zone
is very dynamic and potentially very malleable for long periods of time after stroke,' said Eng H. Lo, from the Neuroprotection Research Laboratory at Massachusetts General Hospital. The researchers have however warned about the use of these compou...
Bird-Flu Causes Alarm in United Kingdom.
...cials have segregated a 3-km (1.8-mile) protection zone
around where the swan was found dead. All bird-flu contingency plans are in place and Government officials have confirmed adequate preparedness to combat a possible bird-flu outbreak. ...
Cervical Procedures Increase Risk Of Pregnancy Complications
...ation. Large loop excision of the transformation zone
(LLETZ) is the most commonly used treatment form a...arly indicates that excision of the transformation zone
is associated with a small but real increase in risk of pregnancy-related morbidity. This informatio...
Poultry Workers in Scotland to Be Vaccinated For Bird Flu
...owners who reside across the 1.8-mile surveillance zone
set up around Cellardyke, Fife. Although health boards had been previously instructed to vaccinate all poultry workers, only two authorities had started the scheme by the time bird flu was discovered in Cellardyke. NHS Fife is said to have started...
Bird Flu Outbreak Confirmed Near Islamabad In Pakistan
...ports showing the presence of H5NI, a surveillance zone
of three kilometres around the infected farm had been declared with all farms being sampled for monitoring. Avian influenza is primarily a poultry disease and as per guidelines issued by the Food and Agriculture Organization and the World Health Or...
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