Cosmetic Surgery - PK 'Goldilocks' Anesthesia: All of the Benefits, None of the Risks
... for PK anesthesia's great safety and usefulness to the U.S. military in Iraq and Afghanistan. Benefits: Patients don't experience nausea, vomiting or grogginess
in recovery. With PK anesthesia for cosmetic surgery, patients are never at risk for rare but sometimes fatal complications associated with general an...
iGuard.org Alters the Face of E-Health: New Web Service Draws 10,000 New Patients Weekly
...Guard.org patients taking a common pain medication to treat shingles and
fibromyalgia, 70% experience side effects, including drowsiness, weight
and dizziness, and 45% wish they were told more about the
potential side effects before starting the medicine. And among users of a
new smoking cessat...
Power Naps to Fight Night-shift Fatigue
...f a natural dip in circadian rhythms.
Naps of about ten minutes’ duration produce improvements in alertness and performance without the post-nap grogginess
that can be experienced after longer periods of one to two hours, Assoc Prof McEvoy says.
How long the effects of a ten-minute nap last, and whe...
grogginess in Medical Technology
grogginess in Biological News
Morning grogginess more debilitating than sleep deprivation, according to CU-Boulder study
A new University of Colorado at Boulder study shows that people who awaken after eight hours of sound sleep have more impaired thinking and memory skills than they do after being deprived of sleep for more than 24 hours.
The study showed test subjects had diminished short-term memory, counting sk...
Amateur boxing linked to brain cell injury
...l outcome. Levels of all three chemicals were significantly higher in the seven boxers who had sustained more than 15 hits to the head or experienced grogginess
during or after a bout, compared with those who had 15 or fewer hits to the head and no grogginess.
Compared with the non-boxers, immediately after...