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Scientists work to discover how music training affects the brain

... sometimes do better academically, no research has explored whether this training actually causes changes in the brain," said Jonathan Burdette, M.D., associate professor of radiology at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. The research, conducted by Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center an...

Childbirth not linked to urinary incontinence, study finds

...sposition is something that definitely needs to be explored further," said Buchsbaum, an associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Rochester. "If we can find a clear genetic link, it would have great implications for the direction of basic research, treatment approaches, risk manag...

Research suggests making exercise more fun might boost fitness levels of US adolescents

...ucation and health behavior department. "Our study explored what motivates adolescents to be physically active...al fulfillment is a concept that should be further explored in more in-depth research with larger, more diverse groups of students," Haverly said....

Technology for successful aging shown at White House conference

...art of a Spry Learning Co. Inc. exhibit. "We have explored several approaches to cognitive monitoring that take advantage of our ability to collect frequent data in a natural environment, ranging from walking speed to analyzing routine computer interactions," says Holly Jimison, associate professor of medica...

Eating chicken may reduce your risk of colon cancer

...ite River Junction, Vermont. Previous studies have explored whether fiber intake effects the growth and development of colorectal adenomas and cancer, however, this study found no significant evidence to suggest an association. The same was determined for dietary intake of fat and red meat. According to the ...

First impressions of beauty may demonstrate why the pretty prosper

...heir second and third experiments, the researchers explored the notion of "priming" whether or not seeing a pretty face makes a viewer more likely to associate that face with positive attributes. The second experiment involved rapidly showing a face on the screen, followed shortly thereafter by a word in wh...

Commonly used antidepressants may also affect human immune system

...," Ahern said. "But it is something that should be explored because we really have no idea what SSRIs are doing to people's immune systems."...

NYU medical experts analyze subway injuries

... conducted the survey at Bellevue Hospital Center, explored who is most at risk for severe subway injuries, why accidents occur, and which preventative measures could be most effective. "The majority of patients had more minor injuries, like bruises or scratches, or they lost a finger or a toe," says Amber A....

Citizen consumers? Using public services is not like shopping

...lic service reform under New Labour. Our research explored what people who provide and use public services thought about this idea, and the changes it is bringing about. "We found that people have many relationships with public services. They are citizens, experts, taxpayers and voters as well as users, and...

Macrophage signaling may affect hormone resistance in prostate tumors

... cancer tumors," Rose said. The UCSD research team explored the possibility that external signaling from macrophages in the prostate tumor microenvironment might affect hormone resistance.Using cell biology methods, they discovered a mechanistic explanation for at least one form of resistance to androgen anta...

Research links coverage by top current affairs programme to rise in adverse drug reports

...s award-winning current affairs programme Panorama explored increasing concerns about the drug. Research just ...ment of Social Medicine at Bristol University, UK, explored prescribing patterns and adverse drug reports for paroxetine, which is part of a group of drugs call...

A link is found between morphine addiction and the tendency to explore

...ur. Only the persevering animals that persistently explored their new environment had a preference for being administered morphine. It was also observed that other personality characteristics in the rats, such as anxiousness or fear, are unrelated to morphine addiction. This is the first time a relationship h...

Mystery solved: Gold's power against autoimmune diseases defined

...chanism of gold drug action that can be tested and explored directly in diseased tissues. In 1890, a German doctor named Robert Koch found that gold effectively killed the bacteria that caused tuberculosis. In the 1930s, based on a widely held but probably erroneous connection at the time between tuberculos...

Women's high heart-surgery death rate may be due to infection

...ection in heart-related gender differences, Rogers explored the medical literature -- and found little. So, she embarked on the study with her colleagues, using Medicare data from a project led by Ken Langa, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor of general medicine and a member of the U-M Institute for Social Rese...

Smoking cessation delivered at-home proves effective

...cement or standard care. Motivational enhancement explored a patient's ambivalence to quitting and focused on building the confidence and motivation to quit. These patients also had their carbon monoxide levels measured in order to explain the disease risks associated with that level. The nurses educated pat...

Blood transfusions linked to increased mortality in patients suffering from cardiac episodes

...ers from the William Beaumont Hospital in Michigan explored the impact of blood type and age on mortality after blood transfusions and found that both blood type and blood age can significantly impact a patient's overall chance of survival after PCI and blood transfusion. Researchers analyzed the age and ty...

Avantogen and Hawaii Biotech to combine vaccine businesses

...the West Nile and Dengue Fever vaccines." "We have explored a number of options over the past year for the development of our vaccine business," added David G. Watumull, CEO of Hawaii Biotech. "We believe that this strategy is our best choice as it brings together the necessary financial, scientific, and mana...

ASA announces 2006 Research Scholar Award winners

... Dermatology, University of Chicago. Dr. Lang has explored the role of the Pax3 gene in the normal maintenance of adult melanocyte (pigment producing) stem cells and the regulation in melanoma cells. Her continued research will advance the understanding of the role of Pax3 in the maintenance of melanocyte st...

Vol. 42, No. 5 JRRD tipsheet: Focus on spinal cord injury and prosthetics

...e, putting them at risk for amputation. This study explored the relationship between foot type and foot deformity and ulcer occurrence. Information on diabetes, health, foot, and functional status was collected from nearly 400 patients at baseline, 1 year, and 2 years. Data suggests a strong relationship betw...

Editorial: Researchers and parents should view media as a public health issue

... in fact, enormous, and that potential needs to be explored and actualized," they write. "We need to find ways to optimize the role of media in our society, taking advantage of their positive attributes and minimizing their negative ones." More evidence is needed on both sides of the coin, they conclude. Fo...

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