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Early Alzheimer's Hinders Brain's Effort to Sort Information

Finding may encourage docs to 'train' patients to recall important facts MONDAY, May 4 (HealthDay News) -- Difficulty distinguishing between important and less important information begins in the earliest stages of Alzheimer's disease, U.S. researchers report. They add that the fin...

Children Speak Up: A Parent's Hearing Loss Hinders Relationships

From denial to missing important details: A new survey reveals that boomers' relationships with their adult children can suffer when a parent has a hearing impairment ST. LOUIS, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In conjunction with Better Hearing and Speech Month in May, Energizer Battery,...

Arthritis hinders physical activity for adults with heart disease

ATLANTA, Feb. 26, 2009 Arthritis affects more than half of adults with heart disease and appears to be a substantial barrier to utilizing physical activity to help manage their condition, according to a new Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report ( MMWR ) study released today by the Centers for D...

Substance Abuse Hinders TB Treatment

Almost 1 in 5 users have more contagious disease that's harder to control, study says TUESDAY, Jan. 27 (HealthDay News) -- The almost 20 percent of tuberculosis patients in the United States who say they abuse alcohol or illicit drugs are more contagious and difficult to treat than oth...

Aging Hinders Memory Storage During Sleep

Study in rats suggests brain needs 'experience replay' during slumber TUESDAY, July 29 (HealthDay News) -- Aging hinders the consolidation of memories during sleep, a process that's crucial for the conversion of fresh memories into long-term ones, say University of Arizona researchers....

Broccoli Sprout Extract Hinders Bladder Cancer Development

Rats given concentrated dose had risk of growths cut in half, study says THURSDAY, Feb. 28 (HealthDay News) -- A concentrated extract of freeze-dried broccoli sprouts reduced bladder tumor development by more than half in laboratory rats, according to a new study. Researchers said ...

Popular Herbal Supplement Hinders the Growth of Pancreatic Cancer Cells

A new study from the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute suggests that a commonly used herbal supplement, triphala, has cancer-fighting properties// that prevent or slow the growth of pancreatic cancer tumors implanted in mice. The study found that an extract of triphala, the dried and powder...

Smoking Hinders Pregnancy

The lining of the womb may be damaged by heavy smoking, thereby reducing a woman's chance of getting pregnant according to recent research. // The study revealed that smoking can directly affect the uterus, making implantation in the wall of the uterus difficult. The study was published in ...

Common Sleep Disorder Hinders School Performance

A good night’s sleep is critical to doing well in school because your child will be rested and can pay more attention in class and while doing homework.// While this is common sense, the reasons for not getting a good night’s sleep can be complex; and the rewards for treatment can extend beyond bet...

Obesity Hinders Medical Diagnostic Tests

Increased obesity in the United States has almost doubled the number of inconclusive diagnostic imaging exams during over a 15-year period, according to a study featured// in the August issue of Radiology. Researchers assessed all radiology exams performed at Massachusetts General Hospital (M...
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Shire Strives to Increase Adherence Among Chronic Kidney Disease Stage 5 Patients

...y factors impacting adherence to hyperphosphatemia management and develop effective, "real world" solutions. "Nonadherence is an everyday issue that hinders our collective efforts to help patients remain on track," said Marianne Hutton, RD, CDE, instructor, Northern California Center for Well-Being. "By ex...
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Folate deficiency

...th information and tools for healthy living. ... Folate and folic acid are forms of a water-soluble B vitamin. ... Thus, folate deficiency hinders DNA synthesis and cell division, affecting, most ... Since folate deficiency limits cell division, erythropoiesis, production of red ... ...
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Transporting juvenile salmon hinders adult migration

Scientists have discovered that management efforts intended to assist migrations of salmon and steelhead trout can have unintended consequences for fish populations. Juveniles that are transported downstream on boats can lose the ability to migrate back to their breeding grounds, reducing their su...

Qualifying date rule hinders German stem cell research

This release is available in German . A few days before the German Federal Parliament reaches a decision on the Stem Cell Act, the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) has reinforced its stance on amending current legislation. The current qualifying date rule,...

University of Toronto helps to 'barcode' the world's plants

...ary application of the methodology will be the identification of the many species in the world's biodiversity hotspots where a shortage of specialists hinders conservation efforts. Other applications include identifying illegal trade in endangered species, identifying invasive organisms, poisonous species an...

New e-science service could accelerate cancer research

...r 3,500 Web Services that can be composed by scientists for constructing and enacting their in silico experiments. But one of the main issues that hinders the wide adoption and use of Web Services is the difficulty in locating those that perform the analysis the scientist is interested in. With Bioca...

Specific genetic cause of fetal alcohol-related developmental disorders found

... Alcohol consumption by pregnant women hinders brain development in their children by interfering with the genetic processes that control thyroid hormone levels in the fetal brain, a new animal stu...

NIH funds work at WPI on regenerating heart tissue and preventing urinary tract infections

... science discoveries into potential therapies and technologies that will help people." In previous studies, Camesano has shown that cranberry juice hinders the ability of the bacteria E.coli to adhere to the epithelial cells that line the interior of the urinary tract. Bacterial adhesion is the first step...

December 2008 Geology and GSA Today media highlights

... meters. Due to the high elevation, high latitude, and proximity to the Pacific Ocean, the mountain rage is mostly covered by ice. The thick ice cover hinders rock sampling at low-elevation areas, which are generally used for the study of the exhumation processes in mountain ranges. Enkelmann et al. studied ...

Newly identified role for 'power plants' in human cells could lead to targeted therapies

... disease is characterized by a mitochondrial tRNA mutation leading to a drastic reduction in the mitochondria's ability to generate ATP, which in turn hinders the import of tRNAs into the mitochondria of people with this disease. When ATP was introduced to the mitochondria of these diseased cells, the imp...

Niacin's role in maintaining good cholesterol

...s reduced by ~35%. In comparison, nicotinamide, a related molecule with no clinical benefit, had far weaker effects. These results indicate niacin hinders the liver from removing HDL from the blood, thus maintaining high plasma HDL levels. Importantly, niacin does not affect another major pathway known a...

Scientists demonstrate feasibility of preventing malaria parasite from becoming sexually mature

...lly mature. The discovery could have implications for controlling the spread of drug resistance, which is a major public health problem and which hinders the control of malaria. The life cycle of Plasmodium falciparum is complex, and it is not yet known what triggers the production of parasite gamete...
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U.S. Food and Drug Administration Advisory Committee Recommends Approval of Tolvaptan, an Investigational Treatment for Hyponatremia

...le in the regulation of fluid retention in the body. Vasopressin V2 antagonists work by selectively blocking the V2 receptor. This mechanism of action hinders water reabsorption and results in increased free water excretion (aquaresis), which is characterized by increased urine volume with no increase in uri...

Out beyond the horizon

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Out beyond the horizon

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