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To gain muscle and lose fat, drink milk: study

...scle growth and also promote body fat loss. To my mind with milk being a source of nine essential nutrients its a no brainer: milk is the ideal post-workout drink for recreational exercisers and athletes alike. ...

Stress may leave your mouth a mess

...mental attitude. Patients should to also keep in mind their pocket size guide to periodontal health; periodontal probing depths of one to two millimeters with no bleeding are not a concern but probing depths of three and four millimeters may need a more in depth cleaning called scaling and root planing...

Heat-related deaths in middle, high school football players spikes in 2006

...id its time to remember these kids, and to keep in mind how heat-related deaths can be prevented. Require each athlete to have a physical and know if an athlete has a history of heat-related illness; these kids are more susceptible to heat stroke. Overweight players are also at higher risk. ...

USC law professor battles schizophrenia

...hallucinations. However ironic, the life of Saks mind has been her salvation. Even as her brain attacks her with fear and hallucinations, it also provides the source of her greatest pride and stability her work. At USC, she throws herself into writing and spends nearly every waking hour in her crowded ...

Paying taxes, according to the brain, can bring satisfaction

...od is doing. Ive heard people claim that they dont mind paying taxes, if its for a good cause and here we showed that you can actually see this going on inside the brain, and even measure it. The study gives economists a novel look inside the brain during taxation, said co-author William T. Harbaugh, a...

'Star Trek'-type scanning may reveal genetic activity of tumors, Stanford study shows

...nt at Stanford. In some ways, the work brings to mind a device that science fiction fans may recall from the TV series, "Star Trek." "In almost every episode of 'Star Trek,' there is a device called a tricorder, which they used noninvasively to scan living or nonliving matter to determine its molecular ...

Brain research poised to dramatically advance global society

...the urgent need to continue the study of the human mind and the benefits this research could bring to soci...d Olds. "By translating our knowledge of the human mind to building more intelligent machines and computer applications, we can improve the welfare of milli...

Smoking and sleep top the list of lifestyle factors impacting oral health

...odontology. "It is also important to keep these in mind as the body of evidence linking oral disease with systemic diseases continues to grow because ultimately these lifestyle factors might impact a patient's overall health."...

Advances in brain research poised to dramatically change society

... an opportunity to understand more about the human mind than ever before and tackle some of society's most pressing problems....

Hurricane Katrina evacuees had deep distrust of public health authorities

...ities should keep matters of trust and distrust in mind when crafting disaster plans and policies. "Often the public health community puts out messages and programs while not accounting for distrust," Cordasco said. "They're not as fully effective as they would have been had that distrust been accounte...

SCHIP has been successful overall, should be expanded says new health care opinion leaders survey

...essful in providing working families with peace of mind knowing that their children have coverage. Opinion leaders were less positive about other goals of SCHIP, pointing to potential challenges/opportunities for the future. Only one-third (34%) say SCHIP has been successful in stimulating stat...

Biopsy may underestimate prostate cancer in obese and overweight men

...es of cure," Freedland said. "We must also keep in mind that even if a well-done biopsy shows low-grade cancer in an obese patient, there is still a reasonable likelihood that the patient may have high-grade disease." The researchers, from six universities, published the findings in the March 2007 issu...

Spirituality increases as alcoholics recover

...istent with two AA slogans: "Bring your body, your mind will follow," and "Fake it 'til you make it." In other words, changes in core beliefs and values don't have to occur in order for someone to be more open to spiritual experiences or to take part in more spiritual activities. These findings sugg...

The Natural Fat-Loss Pharmacy by Dr. Harry Preuss

...se food cravings and also creating a calm state of mind that is less vulnerable to emotional overeating. In an Italian study, overweight women who took serotonin spontaneously began to cut their caloriesby more than 1000 calories per day. Cacti (Hoodia and Caralluma): The bushmen of the Kalahari de...

Charting our health by the stars

...ristic such as gender or age, and immediately your mind starts to form explanations for the observed associations, says Austin. Then we leap to conclusions, constructing reasons for why we saw the results we did. We did this study to prove a larger point the more we look for patterns, the more likely we ...

Americans believe global warming is real, want action, but not as a priority

...so asked Americans what thoughts or images came to mind when thinking about global warming. Sixty-one percent of their associations fell into just four categories: melting ice in the Arctic; warmer temperatures; impacts on non-human nature; and polar ozone holes. "These responses help us understand the...

Fixed versus growth intelligence mindsets: Its all in your head, Dweck says

...ers. "When we started teaching this idea about the mind being malleable, he looked up with tears in his eyes, and he said, 'You mean, I don't have to be dumb?'" she said. "A fire was lit under him." Later on, the researchers asked the teachers to single out students who had shown positive changes. They ...

QUT scientists on the way to sifting out a cure for HIV

...ss, resulting in wasted membranes. "With this in mind we have introduced radical changes to the membrane texture because it is the membrane texture which is crucial to the separation efficiency of the material," he said. "It is scientifically known that a mesh structure is the most efficient form of f...

Revealing secret intentions in the brain

...tract two numbers. They were then asked to hold in mind their intention for a while until the relevant numbers were presented on a screen. The researchers were able to recognize the subjects intentions with 70% accuracy based alone on their brain activity - even before the participants had seen the number...

Remote device allows cardiologist to monitor patients daily at their homes

...shnan, the LATITUDE system provides added peace of mind for the patient. The physician can remotely check if the defibrillator is working correctly and assess battery life. If the patient feels the defibrillator activate, he or she can transmit the rhythm information immediately. The physician can quickly...

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