Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Drug Trial News Stories - December 2005

Date Title Comments Rating
2005-12-30 Treatments for epilepsy compared 0 None
2005-12-29 University of Michigan Medical School to study the science of obesity and metabolism 0 None
2005-12-29 Hyperbaric oxygen treatments mobilizes stem cells aiding injury repair 0 None
2005-12-28 Misdosing anti-clotting drugs leads to heart attack symptoms 0 None
2005-12-28 Daily dose of Vitamin D cuts cancer risk 0 None
2005-12-22 Bigger brain = more intellectual capacity 0 None
2005-12-22 Study to look for links between the nervous system and fatal heart rhythm 0 None
2005-12-22 Second-hand smoke increases the risk of eye disease 0 None
2005-12-21 Long term air pollution exposure leads to acceleration of atherosclerosis and vascular inflammation 0 None
2005-12-21 Experts unsurprised by level of alcohol abuse 0 None
2005-12-19 Lupus patients safe to go back on the pill 0 None
2005-12-19 Eating chicken may reduce colon cancer risk 0 None
2005-12-19 Keep on trying - when you do get pregnant the chances are it will be a boy! 0 None
2005-12-19 More veggies, less red meat = lower blood pressure 0 None
2005-12-15 A crucial role for TGF-beta signaling in congenital eye disorders 0 None
2005-12-15 The role of genes in the development of non-Hodgkin's lymphomas 0 None
2005-12-15 65% of ovarian cancer cells sideline body's defences 0 None
2005-12-15 Milk thistle extract treatment for liver disease found to be ineffective 0 None
2005-12-15 Researchers discover potential mechanism for tumor growth 0 None
2005-12-15 Fish oil supplements prevent declines in heart rate variability 0 None
2005-12-15 Protein induces dental pulp stem cells into dentin-forming odontoblasts 0 None
2005-12-15 Impact of Medicare drug law on retiree health benefits 0 None
2005-12-15 Chronic pain sufferers may be able to reduce pain levels by studying their own live brain images 0 None
2005-12-15 Cholesterol levels down overall 0 None
2005-12-14 Epilepsy surgery improves depression 0 None
2005-12-14 Diets bad for your mental health 0 None
2005-12-13 Vitamin D keeps lungs healthy - CHEST study 0 2
2005-12-13 Cocaine abuse may increase risk of Parkinson's disease 0 None
2005-12-13 Fee-for-service associated with a significantly higher rate of cataract surgery 0 None
2005-12-13 Brain enlargement may indicate autism 0 5
2005-12-13 Bone quality regulator identified - possible target for preventing and treating bone fractures 0 None
2005-12-13 Iodine intake may play a part in teen-age acne 0 None
2005-12-13 A colonization factor links Vibrio cholerae environmental survival and human infection 0 None
2005-12-13 Stress increases alcoholism 0 5
2005-12-13 Testosterone replacement therapy shows promise for Alzheimer sufferers 0 None
2005-12-13 Securin is not required for chromosomal stability in human cells 0 None
2005-12-13 Benefits of aspirin for postmenopausal women 0 None
2005-12-12 New treatment for chronic Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura 0 None
2005-12-12 A cuppa a day keeps cancer away 0 None
2005-12-12 Lifestyle factors affect prostate cancer tests 0 None
2005-12-12 Infections are a major cause of childhood cancer 0 None
2005-12-11 Nothing changes - health aid still fails for the poorest 0 None
2005-12-11 When trouble occurs good samaritans can be relied on to help 0 None
2005-12-07 Obese mothers put their kids at risk 0 None
2005-12-07 Nasal flu vaccine just as safe as a jab 0 None
2005-12-07 Study suggests a way to eliminate glioblastoma 0 None
2005-12-07 Study reveals treatment and screening inequalities for patients with mental health problems 0 None
2005-12-07 COX-2 inhibitors may not be as safe as originally thought 0 None
2005-12-07 High-intensity ultrasound waves heats and destroys uterine fibroids 0 1
2005-12-07 Short-term use of painkiller drugs does not increase the risk of heart attack 0 None
2005-12-07 Buttock injections do not provide proper dose 0 5
2005-12-07 Understanding obesity in humans 0 None
2005-12-07 People in relationships are generally happier 0 None
2005-12-07 Hippocampal myo-inositol and cognitive ability in adults with Down Syndrome 0 None
2005-12-07 Liver plays crucial role in iron metabolism 0 None
2005-12-07 New anti-clotting treatment 0 None
2005-12-07 Subclinical hypothyroidism associated with increased risk of congestive heart failure 1 None
2005-12-07 The evolutions and functions of laughter and humor 0 None
2005-12-06 Greater risk of a stroke after a heart attack 0 None
2005-12-06 Chronic fatigue syndrome may be a legitimate neurological condition 0 5
2005-12-06 New study sheds light on role of type II collagen in rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2005-12-05 Exercise good for children with heart defects 0 None
2005-12-05 A tipple or two a day will keep you trim 0 None
2005-12-05 Caffeine and alcohol addiction similar 0 None
2005-12-05 People who drink small amounts of alcohol regularly are less likely to be obese 0 None
2005-12-05 Alagebrium may prevent arterial aging in patients with systolic hypertension 0 None
2005-12-05 Study of 30-day extended wear contact lenses 1 None
2005-12-05 Iron-biofortified rice improves the iron stores of nonanemic Filipino women 0 None
2005-12-05 Genetics play a part in the inability to stop caffeine use 0 None
2005-12-05 Ultrafiltration therapy safe and effective 0 None
2005-12-05 Innovative economic enhancement and HIV-prevention intervention study 0 None
2005-12-05 Lay people can effectively use defibrillators to save the lives of cardiac arrest victims 0 None
2005-12-05 Liver transplants may not be suitable for all cystic fibrosis patients 0 None
2005-12-05 Phenoxodiol - docetaxel combination for women with recurrent ovarian cancer 0 None
2005-12-05 Redefining how the heart functions 0 None
2005-12-05 First study to demonstrate the elimination of a racial/ethnic disparity in health and healthcare 0 None
2005-12-05 Men are from Mars, women are from Venus - when it comes to brains! 0 4
2005-12-05 Sleep-disorders related to breathing suggest increase risk of stroke 0 None
2005-12-05 HRAS mutation analysis in Costello Syndrome 0 None
2005-12-02 Fast-tracked screening for Chlamydia in UK 0 None
2005-12-02 Significant relationships between household endotoxin and diagnosed asthma 0 None
2005-12-02 Depressed heart patients skip medications 0 None
2005-12-02 Drinking lots of coffee and tea can reduce the risk of chronic liver disease 0 None
2005-12-02 Mycophenolate mofetil helps treat lupus patients 0 None
2005-12-02 Strong relationship between cannabis and car crashes 0 None
2005-12-02 Childcare helps reduce stress levels for mums and children 0 None
2005-12-02 Cellular and molecular mechanisms that accelerate the development and progression of atherosclerosis 0 None
2005-12-02 New alcohol biomarker test lowers the cost of caring for patients with chronic illnesses 0 None


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