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AASM to school-bound: Sleep is the right ingredient for academic success
...heir cognitive development and functioning. Sleep restriction
can alter childrens initial stages of speech perception, which could contribute to disruptions in cognitive and linguistic functioning skills necessary for reading and language development and comprehension. Teenagers who stay up late on schoo...
Children's brain responses predict impact of sleep loss on attention
...ne sleep and after a second week of one-hour sleep restriction
using a Geodesic Sensor Net. Actigraphy recordings verified sleep times during both weeks. According to the results, the ERPs accounted for 44 percent of the total variance in predicting NEPSY Visual Attention scores after the children's sleep was...
Sleep restriction affects children's speech
...heir cognitive development and functioning. Sleep restriction
can alter children's initial stages of speech perception, which could contribute to disruptions in cognitive and linguistic functioning skills necessary for reading and language development and comprehension, according to a research abstract that wi...
Texas aging meeting to feature NIA Interventions Testing Program 1st report
...ude a presentation on the CALERIE Study of caloric restriction
in humans (calorie restriction
is the only method proven thus far to extend life in rodents) and a report on life span expansion by...
Calcium plus vitamin D supplements may help prevent weight gain in postmenopausal women
...in is an important public health goal, and caloric restriction
and daily physical activity should still be consid...t of calcium supplementation combined with caloric restriction
and physical activity on weight gain prevention."...
Smoking, growing private hospital care for poor and US flu vaccine policies
...ent at home only, and 15 percent report no smoking restriction
at home or work. "The Relative Effect of Household and Workplace Smoking Restriction on Health Status among Chinese Americans Living in New York City," Donna Shelley, et al Racial Diversity of Neighborhood Influences Decision to Smoke During Preg...
LAP-BAND System surgery improves insulin resistance
...lood. Because of the low success rate of calorie restriction
(i.e., diets) in reducing morbid obesity, surgical...small intestine. In contrast, LAGB involves only a restriction
on the stomach, so that less food can be ingested. In this procedure, an inflatable silicone band is...
MERLIN TIMI-36 study provides new safety and efficacy data for unique anti-anginal therapy
...ith another class of anti-anginal medication. This restriction
is due to theoretical safety concerns associated with small EKG changes noted in patients taking ranolazine. Accordingly, the Metabolic Efficiency with Ranolazine for Less Ischemia in Non-ST Elevation Acute Coronary Syndromes (MERLIN TIMI-36) study...
Physicists set 'speed limit' for future superconducting magnet
...e day new materials might be discovered where this restriction
is lifted, but it isn't possible at the present time." A superconductor, when cooled to its appropriate temperature, conducts electricity without any resistance. Superconductivity first appears in Bi-2212 at a high temperature of 90 degrees Kelvin...
Effectiveness of over-the-counter decongestant questioned in new study
...OTC) oral decongestant currently available without restriction
may be less effective than previously thought, according to a new study. The research, published this week in the online edition of The Annals of Pharmacotherapy at www.theannals.com , evaluates the effectiveness of phenylephrine, the active ingredi...
Experts urge strongest isolation for new drug-resistant tuberculosis cases appearing in South Africa
...ble treatment of MDR-TB or XDR-TB patients, simply restriction
of mobility rights of such individuals," the autho...ane and decent living conditions. "In fact, the restriction
of their liberties is more for a collective good than for their own. Thus every effort must be made ...
Weight loss through calorie restriction, but not exercise, may lead to bone loss
...d the study. After one year, those in the calorie restriction
group lost an average of 8.2 kilograms or 18.1 pou...turnover, this was only detrimental to the calorie restriction
group. Muscles pulling on bones during exercise is thought to produce strains in the skeleton that ...
Fosrenol data show evidence of trends towards improved bone formation in CKD stage 5 patients
...ia is managed with a combination of dialysis, diet restriction
and phosphorus-binding agents, since diet and dialysis alone generally cannot adequately control phosphorus levels. Such binders "soak up" phosphorus in the gastrointestinal tract, before it can be absorbed into the blood, and aid patients in mainta...
New study weighs benefits of exercise, diets
... rodents, there is a real possibility that calorie restriction
provides benefits that cannot be achieved through exercise-induced weight loss." In addition, those who exercise may be under the mistaken impression that they can eat more and still lose weight. "A critical requirement for exercise-induced weight ...
Air travel and flu: Post-9/11 restrictions delayed start of season
... of spread of flu. This does not prove that travel restriction
would be effective in altering the course of a flu pandemic, but it does provide evidence that air travel plays a significant role in the annual spread of flu in the United States. The findings will help plan for the next flu pandemic....
Methamphetamine use restricts fetal growth, study finds
...s than 5 pounds. The long-term effects of growth restriction
can be serious. These children are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome, a collection of heart attack risk factors such as high blood pressure and obesity. "We're also very concerned about the developmental implications," s...
Katie Lee Joel joins Kidney Friendly Comfort Foods program
...ach target blood phosphorus levels through dietary restriction
and dialysis alone, and they generally treat hyperphosphatemia by taking phosphate binders at meals and snacks. Phosphate binders "soak up" phosphorus in the gastrointestinal tract before it can be absorbed into the blood, thereby helping patients m...
Deadly latex evading lax food labelling laws
...d food-labelling guidelines were designed to avoid restriction
of choice due to excess use of warning labels. 'Advisory labeling should only be used when, following a thorough risk assessment, there is a real risk of allergic reactions,' they said. The Leatherhead study is the first attempt to quantify the lat...
Graduated driver licensing reduces fatal crashes by 11 percent
...17 years for full licensing A nighttime driving restriction
on carrying passengers The researchers used data from 1994-2004 collected by NHTSA's Fatality An...
Study looks for genetic predictors of hypertension
...rtension risk and make changes such as salt intake restriction
and stress reduction management to ideally avoid the problem. The body needs sodium but doesn't produce it, Dr. Dong notes. Still most people get adequate sodium in their diets without adding salt to food....
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