Efficacy Of Sports-Formulated Jelly Beans In Warding Off Fatigue To Be Studied
Researchers from the UC Davis Sports Medicine Program and Nutrition Department are embarking on an unique study to test the effectiveness of three different forms// of carbohydrate supplementation - including sports-formulated jelly beans - in overcoming fatigue. The researchers plan to use competi...
More to Garlic than warding of Dracula
Appropriate usage of allium derivatives from garlic may potentially play a role in the maintenance of optimal cardiac function, according to a review published in a recent issue of Nutrition in Clinical Care. The researchers looked at studies investigating the effect of garlic on risk factors for h...
Birth Control May Help Ward Off Bacterial Vaginosis
The study authors said they would not recommend that women who are prone to bacterial vaginosis start taking birth control for the sole purpose of warding
off bacterial vaginosis.
"If you have other reasons for choosing birth control, it could be an added benefit," Erbelding said.
Dr. Jennifer Wu, ...
'Super Lice' Repelled by All-Natural Products First Ever Independent Study Shows
...g live lice, it was determined that Rosemary Repel Spray, marketed under the brand name Fairy Tales Hair Care for Children was highly effective in warding
off lice from a treated hair sample.
Lice Solutions Resource Network, Inc., a nonprofit organization specializing in research, community educati...
X-Men's Wolverine Depends on Milk as His X-factor
...nce to Look Like a Star with Milk on the Red Carpet at an Upcoming Movie Premiere - Only at bodybymilk.com
WASHINGTON , April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- warding
off evil villains is no easy task and even superheroes like Wolverine need a little help.
Spoonfuls of Strawberries Help the Cholesterol Go Down
...low are a few more reasons to say yes to the red berries:
Strawberries contain a powerful mix of antioxidants which are critical to warding
off chronic diseases and promoting optimum health.
They are low in sugar, containing only eight grams per serving. One serving, about eight s...
Got Cold Symptoms? Five Ways to Stay Healthy This Season
...school due to the common cold. While it's no secret that there is no cure for the common cold, there are proven ways to help increase your chances of warding
off the sniffles during this cold season.
Here are some useful tips for consumers to help keep their families and homes cold-free this year:
Statins Don't Cut Cancer Risk
Lubet and his colleagues studied the effects of two popular cholesterol-lowering drugs, atorvastatin (Lipitor) and lovastatin (Mevacor), in warding
off breast cancer. "The initial dose was about twice as high as what a person would typically use," he said. "The second dose was even higher."
Inflammation in colon may get doused before fueling cancer development
...that you can get the most from these beneficial compounds."
She noted that in addition to colon cancer, quercetin has shown positive impacts in warding
off other chronic ailments such as cardiovascular disease.
Reducing Healthcare Costs for Small Business with Treadmill Desks
...ses including Type 2 diabetes and some of the most virulent strains of cancer. "Consistent daily walking has been shown as an effective means of warding
off disease, maintaining health and significantly decreasing the need for medical treatment, yet most Americans walk much less than the minimum recomm...
Mouse study: When it comes to living longer, it's better to go hungry than go running
...xercise may be greater for humans than for mice because people are more prone to develop cardiovascular diseases, and exercise is particularly good at warding
off those diseases. Mice tend to die of kidney disease and cancer, Huffman said.
I wouldnt say this study has direct implications for people right ...
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Sept. 12, 2007
...al & Engineering News, ACS weekly newsmagazine.
Protective coatings and paints, such as epoxy resins and polyurethanes, are designed primarily for warding
off corrosion in metal-based structures such as bridges, storage tanks and buildings. Part of a fast-growing, multibillion dollar industry, these chem...
Newly found sensing system enables certain bacteria to resist human immune defenses
...of Health, have discovered a survival mechanism in a common type of bacteria that can cause illness. The mechanism lets the bacteria protect itself by warding
off attacks from antimicrobial peptides (AMPs), which are defense molecules sent by the body to kill bacteria.
Bacteria are divided into two types, ...
Nanotechnology shows promise as next wrinkle fighter
...gies that seems crossed with science fiction ?from microdermabrasians to lasers to Botox injections ? and nanoparticles are poised to join the war by warding
off dreaded buckles in human skin.
Ilsoon Lee, an assistant professor of chemical engineering, along with Ph.D. student Troy Hendricks, published ...
Intrinsic eye protein halts angiogenesis
...ngaged in the clinical practice of ophthalmology as well as in basic research, discovered that a protein known as SFLT-1 is singularly responsible for warding
off blood vessel growth in the cornea. When SFLT-1 is deactivated, angiogenesis begins and blood vessels spontaneously invade the cornea. They studied...
UCSD team unmasks family of immune system invaders
...indings will be published in the January 13, 2006 edition of the journal Cell.
These proteins help bacteria do their job of infecting the host by warding
off the body's immune system. The UCSD researchers discovered how the effector proteins are able to "hijack" the body's communication network, finding...
Key to elephant conservation is 'in the sauce'
...f Zimbabwe and Zambia. While electric fences and other deterrents are prohibitively expensive, chillies provide farmers with a cost-effective means of warding
off the elephants without inflicting them with permanent damage.
Specifically, farmers use chilli peppers to deter potential crop raiders in two wa...