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Oxygen trick could see organic costs tumble
...s were saved from the scald problem in addition to other
physiological diseases, after eight months of cold...can be tweaked for use with avocados, tomatoes and other
organic produce. Although price is an issue, organic produce is becoming more and more attractive...
FPG receives $8 million for autism research
... and establishing highly predictable routines. The other
emphasizes learning in regular early childhood curriculum activities and with assistance from typically developing peers. Although both models are widely used, neither has been evaluated for its short or long-term impact on children with autism....
Brightening prospects of using fluorescent nanotubes in medical applications
...ntum efficiency is critical, but there are several other
factors that make nanotubes particularly well suit... of the spectrum the near infrared where skin and other
tissue is transparent that allows the nanotube light to stand out. Nanotubes are made entirely ...
CAM-oriented primary care providers result in cost savings, high patient satisfaction
...ne 7, 2007) -- Patients visiting chiropractors and other
holistically-oriented physicianswho serve as prima...ms that integration ofallopathic, chiropractic and other
complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) providers can positivelyimpact patient quality of care ...
Experts call for urgent research into anti-epileptic drugs given to children
... mainly because they are less likely to react with other
prescribed drugs. However, these newer AEDs are subject to fewer licensing restrictions because there is more evidence about their benefits, gathered from controlled trials, than their more traditional counterparts. As new safety data emerges, rest...
NIAID releases MDR/XDR Tuberculosis research agenda
...nd opportunities evolve. NIAID collaborated with other
government and non-government experts to prepare t..., advocacy groups, international organizations and other
government agencies, the draft agenda was presented to the National Advisory Allergy and Infectious ...
Aging stem cells in mice may hold answers to diseases of the aged, Stanford study finds
...acquiring new mutations. Rossi, Weissman and the other
first author, postdoctoral scholar David Bryder, P... little or no DNA damage. Older stem cells, on the other
hand, showed extensive staining. All of this adds up to one thing: blood-forming stem cells do acc...
Loss of stem cells correlates with premature aging in animal study
...mage response underlie certain types of cancer and other
disorders in humans. This work appears in the inau...lls. These stem cells dont divide as frequently as other
cell types since they need to maintain the integrity of their DNA, and multiple divisions lead to na...
Rochester spreads knowledge of cancer-related fatigue
... for physicians to distinguish cancer fatigue from other
ailments such as depression, and treat accordingly. -- Fatigue and cancer-related sleep disorders. Approximately 25 to 50 percent of all prescriptions that doctors write for cancer patients are for hypnotics. Studies show that sleep disturbances are...
UCLA researchers develop new nanomaterials to deliver anti-cancer drugs to cells
...es to deliver the anticancer drug camptothecin and other
water-insoluble drugs into human cancer cells. ...rials show promise for delivering camptothecin and other
water-insoluble drugs, Tamanoi said. We have successfully loaded hydrophobic anticancer drugs into m...
High-Need Physician Workforce Incentives Act endorsed by American College of Physicians
... decline of physicians going into primary care and other
generalist fields, said David C. Dale, MD, FACP, p...sources. Rep. Burgess today also introduced two other
bills, one that would create a pathway to eliminating Medicare cuts from the Sustainable Growth Rate...
Low libido in menopause linked to trouble sleeping
... is a great time for couples to check in with each other
and work toward improving communication and nurtur...ng the menopause transition, and the importance of other
symptoms happening at the same time, said Katherine M. Newton, PhD, associate director of Group Heal...
UK and other European countries should introduce universal childhood hepatitis B vaccination
Children in the UK and seven other
European countries should be universally vaccinated against hepatitis B to eliminate the major public-health impact of this disease, according to a Review published in the June issue of The Lancet Infectious Diseases. Infection with hepatitis B cau...
UGA study finds that violence costs nation $70 billion annually
...stress disorder, depression, anxiety and a host of other
problems such as substance abuse. There is a huge quality of life component that this research doesnt capture, Corso said. Thinking about the Virginia Tech victims, no one can put a value on the impact the violence had on those families and studen...
Meningitis: effectiveness of preventive vaccination demonstrated
...e 30 villages that make up the Niakhar region, the other
in 1999, in the whole of the study area, hit be a ...outine vaccination using this vaccine whenever no other
vaccine is available in order to prevent meningococcus meningitis epidemics in this region of Afric...
UK scientists set their sights on cure for AMD
...actively attracting and promoting the inclusion of other
laboratories, hospitals and institutions by an open access policy and by informing the public of progress. Dr Lyndon Da Cruz, lead clinician and consultant ophthalmic surgeon, Moorfields Eye Hospital, said: The Project is important as it develops a...
Advances in understanding bipolar disorder topics of press briefings June 7, 8
...erstanding Bipolar Disorder: New Tools As in most other
medical conditions, genetics and imaging play a vital role in understanding this disease and in providing promising solutions to diagnosis and treatment. Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and the National Institute of M...
Folic acid supplements do not appear to reduce risk of colorectal tumors
... the article for additional information, including other
authors, author contributions and affiliations, financial disclosures, funding and support, etc. Editorial: Folate and Cancer-Timing Is Everything In an accompanying editorial, Cornelia M. Ulrich, M.S., Ph.D., and John D. Potter, M.D., Ph.D.,...
Born to lose: How birth weight affects adult health and success
... isolate the impact of low birth weight apart from other
common family conditions siblings share. Accordi...rd more likely to drop out of high school relative other
children. Low birth weight has significant negative effects on adult health, equivalent to bein...
Cedars-Sinai researchers present new endocrine findings at 2 international conferences
... endocrine disorders. (Plenary session) The two other
presentations by Cedars-Sinai researchers at The Endocrine Society meeting are: Management of Acromegaly: Prolactinoma, Cushings and Acromegaly: an Update in Medical Therapy for Pituitary Ademomas, (Ancillary Symposium) Bench to Bedside: E...
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