Tag: "moon" at medical news
Liver Rejection Can Be Managed Long-Term In Children Switched To Tacrolimus
...owth and puffy cheeks that give theappearance of a moon
face. Fifty-eight percent were also able to be taken offantihypertensive medications. CONTACT: Dean Walters 412-692-6956 The scientific meeting will also include a day-long series of debates on"Clinical and Administrative Controver...
'Sun-glasses' in the eye
...he retina.In spite of it, we are able to watch the moon
and the stars in the night sky. Nocamera, no physical measuring device, can achieve such a degree of performance.In the following it is described how the retina might use a molecular feedbackmechanism to adapt its working range to changing levels of ...
UCSF/Baylor team uses new method to measure bone loss in astronauts flying long mission
...ger space missions, such as those proposed for the moon
and Mars." He added that pharmacological interventions, such as drug therapies that suppress the accelerated bone resorption which is associated with weightlessness, are being evaluated by other NASA-funded researchers as aids to prevent bone loss du...
Full moon exerts no pull on frequency of epileptic seizures
... 25, 2004) -- Werewolves notwithstanding, the full moon
does not influence the frequency of epileptic seiz...r of epileptic seizures was lowest during the full moon
and highest in the moon's last quarter." The study, to be published in an upcoming issue of the jour...
International gathering at UH examines top computer code
...ce radiation environment inside spacecraft, on the moon
and on the surface of Mars. "These modified code...acecraft that will carry men and women back to the moon
and on to Mars," Pinsky said. Last January, President Bush mentioned the effects of space radiatio...
Infectious microorganism linked to kidney stones and other diseases
...ntial for future exploratory space missions to the moon
and Mars, longer missions, and exposure to the elements of outer space, health is a major concern for astronauts. To further comprehend the implications of NB, trials were conducted at NASA to examine NB, in a bioreactor chamber which simulates cond...