Tag: "bites" at medical news
Mayo Clinic study is first to scientifically document that bed partners lose an hour of sleep per night due to snoring spouse
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available on request.Illustration available at http://www.mayo.edu/news/ ROCHESTER, MINN. -- A new Mayo Clinic study confirms what many have claimed foryears: they're losing ZZZ's sleeping with a partner who snores loudly. "Our study found that ...
Media advisory: Mayo Clinic study finds infliximab safe and beneficial for Crohns disease
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from the studys principal investigator, a patient interview and b-roll will be fed via satellite at 3 p.m. CST on Tues., March 13, 2001. Media Advisory WHAT: Mayo Clinic Study Finds Infliximab Safe and Beneficial for Crohns disease A new drug for tr...
Primate bushmeat : Populations exposed to simian immunodeficiency viruses
...th infected blood or other secretions and possibly bites
from pet animals. Bushmeat hunting is ongoing for hundreds of years, but the bushmeat trade has increased in the last decades. Commercial logging has led to road constructions, human migration, and the development of social and economic networks into...
Mayo Clinic researchers find significant renal artery stenosis among hypertensive patients
...y. VIDEO ALERT: Video, including b-roll and sound bites
from the subject expert, will be fed at 10:30 a.m....e end of this release for details. Video and sound bites
are also available at www.mayo.edu/news . TECHNICAL INFORMATION Monday, April 8, 2002 Renal Artery ...
Human rabies often caused by undetected, tiny bat bites
...bies cases in the United States were caused by bat bites
that probably were unrecognized or undetected, acc...ies. Only 2 of the 24 cases attributed to bats had bites
definitively reported. This led to the authors investigation of how bat rabies is likely transmitted...
HIV vaccine research is 'best hope' for controlling AIDS pandemic
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available; see end of release for details] May 18th marks the Fifth Annual HIV Vaccine Awareness Day, which highlights research advances and the challenges of the HIV/AIDS pandemic, and underscores why developing preventive HIV vaccines offers the b...
Is a malaria vaccine possible?
...nd people can expect up to 500 infectious mosquito bites
in a year, traditional means of keeping the disease at bay will make a difference but will not be sufficient. Protection through vaccination would add a crucial component to the malaria control toolbox. The Malaria Vaccine Initiative (MVI) was cre...
Radio-frequency ablation for treatment of cancer pain in bone
... Videotape: B-roll about the procedure and sound bites
from physicians and a patient are available upon request. Background: The Mayo Clinic study about RF ablation was presented at the 2002 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology and published in a recent issue of the journal Ra...
Cedars-Sinai Medical tipsheet for July 2003
...ncluding drowning, sunburn, food poisoning, insect bites
and stings, barbecue burns, skateboarding, bicycling, rollerblading and even fireworks injuries all increase during the summertime. Following are tips for protecting kids this summer. OUTPATIENT STAPLING PROCEDURE SPARES "PAIN FIBERS" AND GIVES I...
Rabies remains a costly public health threat, says Jefferson virologists
...bies treatments are given annually. The number of bites
from suspect animals is probably much higher. Poor sanitary conditions, a lack of public health infrastructure and economic problems plague these areas, resulting in everything from uncontrolled, feral dog populations to out-of-date, unsafe vaccine p...
Mouse model mimics real-world plague infection
...l transmission route of bubonic plague through the bites
of infected fleas. The flea-to-mouse model provide...o ensure that the rodents could withstand multiple bites
by infected fleas. "It's difficult to do a natural challenge for an arthropod-transmitted ...
Some infants recognize, respond to social eating cues
... to feed themselves after their mother handed them bites
or handled their food. But among the controls, the...o eat. But the babies continued to feed themselves bites
at random times. While babies who were not fussy gradually slowed their eating over time, the fussy ...
Wipeout! Surfing creates wave of unique injuries
..., lacerations from surf board fins, and stings and bites
from marine life. "Once you hear the surfer's story, you can see how it happened," Dr. Kuniyoshi said. "But if you don't hear a story and you don't know much about surfing, the injuries really don't make sense." The number of surfers in the U...