Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Drug Trial News Stories - 2006

Date Title Comments Rating
2006-12-12 More Americans have their blood pressure under control 0 None
2006-12-12 Scans show hysteria is caused by a brain dysfunction 0 None
2006-12-12 The job makes many nurses sick 0 None
2006-12-12 Successful lung cancer surgery not enough to break nicotine dependence in many smokers 0 None
2006-12-12 Exercise can reduce a smoker's lung cancer risk, but quitting smoking is still most important 0 None
2006-12-06 New diabetes drug Rimonabant again proves to be a good option 0 5
2006-12-06 Mobile phones given a clean bill of health 0 None
2006-12-05 U.S. residents slightly healthier than in 2005 0 None
2006-12-04 Pfizer stops all Torcetrapib trials 0 None
2006-12-04 Internet exacerbates problems of anorexia and bulimia in teens 0 1
2006-12-04 Older schizophrenia drugs cheaper and work just as well 0 None
2006-12-04 Chemo drugs damage healthy brain cells 0 None
2006-12-04 Drug coated heart stents more likely to cause blood clots 0 None
2006-12-02 Elasticity imaging could alleviate need for biopsies 0 None
2006-12-02 The role of gut worms in allergies 1 5
2006-12-02 Medium-sized polyps yield significant number of advanced adenomas and cancer 0 None
2006-12-02 Human embryonic stem cells show potential in treating rats with Parkinson's symptoms 0 None
2006-12-02 Guanfacine no more effective than a placebo 0 None
2006-12-02 Why COX-2 inhibitors such as Vioxx can cause heart attacks and strokes 0 None
2006-12-02 Interruptions in antiretroviral treatment increases risk of developing AIDS-related diseases 0 None
2006-12-02 Some institutional review board members have ties to Rx, medical device firms 0 None
2006-12-02 Schizophrenia treatment with older, generic antipsychotics cheaper, as effective as treatment with newer drugs 0 None
2006-12-02 Patients often do not understand usage instructions on prescription drug labels 0 None
2006-12-02 High dopamine transporter levels not linked to attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder 0 None
2006-12-02 Drug for shingles relieves spinal cord injury pain 0 None
2006-11-29 Ecstasy harmful to the brain even in small doses 3 3
2006-11-28 Don't kid yourself by cutting down on cigarettes 0 None
2006-11-28 An aching back? Well don't sit up straight! 0 5
2006-11-27 Poor memory and slow reactions linked to heart attacks 0 None
2006-11-23 Many cancer patients, family members cite positives in experience 0 None
2006-11-23 TB drug isoniazid could reduce AIDS-related illnesses among children 0 None
2006-11-23 Study aims to improve information needs of stroke survivors and their families 0 None
2006-11-22 Where you live affects your health! 0 3
2006-11-22 Not much to choose between surgery and exercise for back pain 0 None
2006-11-21 Prescription drugs rather than heroin the drug of choice in Canada 0 None
2006-11-21 Marathon runners warned to slap on the sunscreen 0 None
2006-11-20 Prana Biotechnology raises U.S.$6 Million to fund trial of PBT2 in patients with Alzheimer's disease. 1 None
2006-11-20 Tooth whiteners found to have no negative health effects 0 None
2006-11-20 Combination of depression, anxiety, hostility and anger increases risk for heart disease 0 None
2006-11-20 Adolescent girls who live near parks more physically active 0 None
2006-11-20 Women are diagnosed with post traumatic stress disorder more than men 0 None
2006-11-20 Risk to childhood cancer survivors for late-occurring strokes 0 None
2006-11-19 Cause of exercise intolerance in heart failure patients 0 None
2006-11-19 Structured exercise may enhance seniors' physical functioning 0 None
2006-11-19 Community occupational therapy for patients with dementia and their caregivers 0 None
2006-11-19 Sleep apnea treatment curbs aggression in sex offenders 0 None
2006-11-16 A chocolate or two a day, just what the doctor ordered! 0 None
2006-11-15 Angioplasty no better than drugs for heart attack victims who delay treatment 0 None
2006-11-15 Botox could fix your knees as well as your wrinkles 0 None
2006-11-14 Investigational drug tolvaptan treats hyponatremia 0 None
2006-11-14 Novel way of tackling diseases related to the immune system 0 None
2006-11-14 Lifestyle decisions that may stave off onset of cancer 0 None
2006-11-14 Novel drug boosts platelets in ITP 0 None
2006-11-14 Safety gear for young athletes offers little protection from sudden death 0 None
2006-11-14 Speeding up initial treatment means more victims survive heart attacks 0 None
2006-11-13 Pharmacy care programs for elderly improve health outcomes 0 None
2006-11-13 Faster heart attack patients treated, the better their likelihood of survival 0 None
2006-11-13 Pioglitazone may help slow progression of artery wall thickening 0 None
2006-11-13 Link between common lifestyle factors, immune system and cancer 0 None
2006-11-13 Thiazolidinediones may reduce cardiovascular risks 0 None
2006-11-13 Study shows Diovan reduced urinary protein excretion in patients with type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure 0 None
2006-11-13 Diabetes, type 2, at epidemic proportions in Asia 0 None
2006-11-13 Waltzing is the way to mend a broken heart! 0 None
2006-11-13 Why we all carry on with those bad habits 0 None
2006-11-13 Sugar and fizzy drinks linked to pancreatic cancer 0 None
2006-11-13 Safety of t-PA clot-busting therapy questioned 0 None
2006-11-08 Diets and heart health - no difference between low carb and low fat 0 None
2006-11-08 Cost-effectiveness of lipid screening in Hodgkin's disease survivors 0 None
2006-11-08 Phase I clinical trial of experimental gene therapy to treat HIV shows encouraging results 0 None
2006-11-08 External-beam radiation therapy safe for breast cancer 0 None
2006-11-08 Lots of sweet food and drink increases risk of pancreatic cancer 0 None
2006-11-08 Which works best in fighting the risk factors for diabetes - exercise or diet? 0 None
2006-11-08 New research could affect future treatment options for prostate cancer 0 None
2006-11-08 Brits to trial stem cell treatment for heart attack victims 0 None
2006-11-08 Arthritis drugs not as risky as first thought 0 None
2006-11-07 UIC study evaluates two medications for ADHD 1 None
2006-11-07 When it comes to warts Duct tape no magical cure 0 None
2006-11-02 Study suggests colonoscopy guidelines need to be revised 0 None
2006-11-01 The lifetime cost of current HIV care in the United States 0 None
2006-11-01 Westerners may be more promiscuous but monogamy still rules! 0 None
2006-11-01 Symptoms of schizophrenia eased by music therapy 0 5
2006-11-01 Regular exercise protects against age related macular degeneration 0 None
2006-11-01 New evidence says SIDS caused by abnormality in the brainstem 0 None
2006-11-01 Compound in red wine counters effects of a high-calorie diet 0 None
2006-10-31 Potential for first diagnostic DNA test to guide antidepressant treatment 0 None
2006-10-31 Long-term use of topiramate and kidney-stones 0 None
2006-10-31 Sad and lonely at bedtime - stress hormone up at dawn 0 None
2006-10-31 Acupuncture and Turmeric could be viable treatment options for arthritis sufferers 0 None
2006-10-30 Liver damage can be reversed 0 None
2006-10-30 Acupuncture in patients with osteoarthritis of the knee or hip 0 None
2006-10-30 Turmeric for prevention of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoporosis 0 None
2006-10-30 The efficacy of Silybum marianum (L.) Gaertn. (Silymarin) in the treatment of type II diabetes 0 2
2006-10-26 Black Medicare beneficiaries "fare worse" than white beneficiaries 0 None
2006-10-24 Paroxetine effective in treating patients with compulsive hoarding syndrome 0 None
2006-10-24 New study to evaluate whether nutrient-based factors slow the progression of age-related macular degeneration 0 None
2006-10-24 Veggies best to fight mental decline in old age 0 None
2006-10-24 Racial disparities exist in pulmonary hypertension mortality and morbidity 0 None
2006-10-24 ODC genetic variation impacts aspirin's effectiveness in preventing colon cancer 0 None
2006-10-24 New study emphasizes the importance of metabolomics to the advent of personalized medicine 0 None
2006-10-23 Statins can significantly reduce the incidence of stroke, myocardial infarction 0 None
2006-10-23 Combination therapy of salmeterol and fluticasone improves survival in patients with COPD 0 None
2006-10-23 Statins show promise in slowing smoking-induced lung damage 0 None
2006-10-23 Eating vegetables, not fruit, helps slow down the rate of cognitive change in older adults 0 None
2006-10-23 Moderate drinking reduces men's heart attack risk 0 None
2006-10-23 Physiotherapists and pharmacists can help reduce knee pain and reliance on painkillers 0 None
2006-10-23 Improvements in health education will not be sufficient to tackle the obesity crisis in Europe 0 None
2006-10-23 Ecology of microbial invasions 0 None
2006-10-23 Peripheral arterial disease could predict life or death in heart patients 0 None
2006-10-23 Compliance with medications lowers health care costs 0 None
2006-10-23 Common gene variant increases risk of developing diabetes 0 None
2006-10-23 Genomic test decides which drug is best for cancers 0 None
2006-10-23 Academic life brings knowledge and weight gain! 0 None
2006-10-20 People living in highly Black concentrated neighborhoods more likely to report their health as poor 0 None
2006-10-20 Eating lots of bread associated with increased risk of renal cell carcinoma 0 None
2006-10-19 Uganda begins enrollment of Phase I trials of a perinatal HIV vaccine 0 None
2006-10-19 Adverse drug events means 700,000 end up in emergency departments 0 None
2006-10-18 Study gives Teflon the 'all clear' 0 None
2006-10-17 Heart transplant patients who receive a donor heart from a person with hepatitis C have a lower rate of survival 0 None
2006-10-17 700,000 adverse drug events in the U.S. each year lead to ER visits 0 None
2006-10-17 Helicobacter pylori increases risk of lower stomach cancer, decreases risk of upper 0 None
2006-10-17 Female survivors of childhood cancer: preterm birth and low birth weight among their children 0 None
2006-10-17 Underlying causes, frequencies, and outcomes of dilated cardiomyopathy 0 None
2006-10-17 Elderly breast cancer patients often are underdiagnosed, undertreated 0 None
2006-10-16 Incidence of kidney damage associated with coronary artery bypass surgery has increased significantly 0 4
2006-10-16 Study points to new strategy for AIDS vaccination 0 None
2006-10-16 The influence of resource pressure on medical treatment decisions 0 None
2006-10-16 Updates on pandemic flu vaccine trials to be presented at 44th Annual IDSA meeting 0 None
2006-10-16 Childhood cancer survivors more at risk of chronic health problems as adults 0 None
2006-10-16 Being obese lowers your intelligence! 0 None
2006-10-11 Going deaf and blind happens simultaneously in old age 0 None
2006-10-11 Smoking ban already showing health benefits 0 1
2006-10-10 Overweight in middle age could mean dementia later in life 0 1
2006-10-10 High rates of pertussis found in States with easy immunization exemptions 0 None
2006-10-10 Walnuts better for the heart than olive oil 0 None
2006-10-10 Drug therapy for heroin addicts helps women quit smoking 0 None
2006-10-10 Mediterranean diet shown to protect against Alzheimer's 0 None
2006-10-09 Drinking Cola bad for women's bones 0 None
2006-10-08 National Eye Institute to finance two-year study comparing effectiveness of treatments for macular degeneration 0 None
2006-10-05 Physician errors are a factor in about 60% of medical malpractice claims 0 None
2006-10-05 NIH funds study that may prevent cognitive dysfunctions among HIV-positive people 0 None
2006-10-05 California women exposed to rocket fuel chemical perchlorate 0 None
2006-10-05 Six shot course gives two year protection from hay fever 0 None
2006-10-05 Health drugs recommended for depression lack sound scientific backing 0 None
2006-10-04 Heart screening for athletes reduces sudden deaths 0 None
2006-10-03 Progesterone improves outcomes for victims of traumatic brain injury 0 None
2006-10-02 When it comes to the flu, antivirals far more effective than antibiotics 0 None
2006-10-02 Super chow, laced with semi-synthetic vitamin E derivative, inhibited spread of cancer in mice 0 None
2006-10-02 Men as likely as women to shop 'til they drop 0 None
2006-09-28 Diabetics get transplanted cells and eliminate the need for insulin shots 0 None
2006-09-28 Two glasses of red a day may prevent Alzheimer's 0 None
2006-09-28 New drug gives hope to lung cancer victims 0 None
2006-09-28 NHGRI funds assessment of public attitudes about population-based studies on genes and environment 0 None
2006-09-28 New clues about virulence of 1918 influenza virus 0 None
2006-09-27 Making sense of food labels not that easy for some 0 None
2006-09-21 Black people with bladder cancer more likely to die of the disease than white 0 None
2006-09-21 Serious knife injuries are increasing 0 None
2006-09-21 Protein linked to heart disease found to be more prevalent in low-income people, minorities and women 0 None
2006-09-21 Insulin receptor stops progression of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2006-09-21 Acne drug leads to depression-related behavior in mice 0 None
2006-09-21 Walking may not provide significant health benefits 0 None
2006-09-21 Here's egg in your eye: a prospective study of blunt ocular trauma resulting from thrown eggs 0 None
2006-09-21 High hourly air pollution levels more than double stroke risk 0 None
2006-09-21 Study reveals white blood cells can both hurt and help transplanted kidneys 0 None
2006-09-20 Risks of gastrointestinal ulcers linked to aspirin use might outweigh its benefits for the heart in certain patients 0 None
2006-09-20 Cabernet Sauvignon may reduce incidence of Alzheimer's Disease 0 None
2006-09-20 Fetal survival following preeclamptic pregnancy has improved 0 None
2006-09-20 Carbon monoxide shown to reverse symptoms of pulmonary hypertension 0 None
2006-09-20 p120 catenin protein can stop metastasis or promote it 0 None
2006-09-19 Aromatase inhibitors improve survival of advanced breast cancer patients compared to tamoxifen 0 None
2006-09-19 Having breast implants does not increase mortality risk 0 None
2006-09-19 Outpatient thyroid surgery appears to be safe for the majority of patients 0 None
2006-09-19 Earlier detection and treatment of kidney cancer not decreasing mortality 0 None
2006-09-19 Kin recognition and the perceived facial similarity of children 0 None
2006-09-19 Study compares sprint versus endurance training 0 None
2006-09-18 Most working adults shopping for individual insurance turned down or found it too costly 0 None
2006-09-18 Latest studies reveal more risks with Vioxx 0 None
2006-09-18 Acupuncture for low back pain provides long-term benefit 0 None
2006-09-14 Fewer than half of studies conducted on effect of medications on children are published 0 None
2006-09-14 Can hearing voices in your head be a good thing? 0 None
2006-09-13 Raloxifene reduces breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women 0 None
2006-09-13 Studies on effects of drugs on children often not published 0 1
2006-09-13 Tobacco companies find it hard to contest nicotine study 0 None
2006-09-13 Australian world first in cancer therapy screening 0 None
2006-09-13 Study extends the number of antigenic peptides that can be produced from a single protein 0 None
2006-09-13 Industry using third parties to manage public concerns about genetic screening 0 None
2006-09-13 Life expectancy in the U.S. - differences 0 None
2006-09-13 Concerns that stem cell study could influence future embryonic stem cell legislation 0 None
2006-09-13 High copayments for 'specialty pharmacy' medications has little effect on use 0 None
2006-09-12 Study compares delivery methods of schizophrenia medicines 0 None
2006-09-12 Eating mandarins reduces the risk of liver disease, hardened arteries and insulin resistance 0 None
2006-09-12 Seniors who feel their 'mind is going' could very well be right 0 None
2006-09-12 New Yorkers lied to in aftermath of 9/11 0 None
2006-09-12 Link between weight loss and dementia 0 None
2006-09-12 Older adults who complain their "mind is going" may be losing a part of their brain along with their memory 0 None
2006-09-12 Inhaled corticosteroids reduce COPD mortality risk 0 None
2006-09-12 Fewer young men in Canada are being diagnosed with cancer 0 None
2006-09-12 Wearing a bike helmet might make a car collision more likely 0 None
2006-09-12 Rivastigmine improves memory loss for traumatic brain injury patients 0 None
2006-09-12 Weight loss may be a preclinical indicator of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2006-09-12 Zolmitriptan nasal spray may be safe and effective in treating painful cluster headaches 0 None
2006-09-12 Vitamin D cuts the risk of pancreatic cancer 0 None
2006-09-11 Study's findings on breast density might complicate models for assessing breast cancer risk 0 None
2006-09-11 Using anti-inflammatory drugs after hip replacement could do more harm than good 0 None
2006-09-11 Colchicine delays development of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with hepatitis virus-related liver cirrhosis 0 None
2006-09-07 Weakened immune response resulting from HIV infection can lead to trouble when it comes to treating malaria 0 None
2006-09-07 Study shows how the plague bacteria Yersinia pestis causes disease 0 None
2006-09-07 Trial shows H5N1 vaccine safe and effective 0 None
2006-09-07 New radiotherapy/chemotherapy strategy improves outcomes for children with medulloblastoma 0 None
2006-09-07 Genetic link to chronic fatigue 0 None
2006-09-07 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital learning from 9/11 0 None
2006-09-07 Sex differences in general mental ability 0 1
2006-09-07 Protein test on lung cancer cells predicts who will benefit from chemo 0 None
2006-09-07 Fewer deaths from cancer in the U.S. 0 None
2006-09-07 Elective Caesarean births put babies at three times the risk of dying 0 None
2006-09-07 Diabetes risk down three times with newer hypertension drugs 0 None
2006-09-07 Closing in on lethal arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia in young athletes 0 None
2006-09-06 Some researchers question conclusion in Nature study that stem cells can be created without destroying embryos 0 None
2006-09-06 Long hours cause of medical errors among residents 0 None
2006-09-06 Tenecteplase study halted 0 None
2006-09-06 Ultrasound targets angioplasty 0 None
2006-09-06 The B7 family of co-regulatory ligands is implicated again in the pathogenesis of renal cell carcinoma progression 0 None
2006-09-06 Long-term oncologic outcomes: A 40 year radical prostatectomy single institution series 0 None
2006-09-05 Infant and neonatal mortality rates are higher with voluntary caesarean sections than with vaginal births 0 None
2006-09-05 Elderly atrial fibrillation patients lack adequate application of current management guidelines 0 None
2006-09-05 Immunotherapy for heart failure 0 None
2006-09-05 Identifying international differences in outcomes among patients with atherothrombotic disease may enhance strategies for risk reduction and prevention 0 None
2006-09-05 Advanced Biventricular Pacemakers to all patients with AV-block? 0 None
2006-09-05 When to use bare-metal stents, when to use drug-eluting stents 0 None
2006-09-05 Study highlights differences in Anthropometric characteristics between Asian and European population 0 None
2006-09-05 Useful insights into mechanisms of catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia 0 None
2006-09-05 The heart can heal itself 0 None
2006-09-05 Cardiovascular disease prevention program for Chile 0 None
2006-09-05 Test on viability of heart muscle identifies patients who will benefit from angioplasty after clot-lysing therapy for an acute heart attack 0 None
2006-09-05 Aspirin resistance: Fact or fable? 0 None
2006-09-05 Preventing bleeding is key to the treatment of acute coronary syndromes 0 None
2006-09-05 How effective is continued Plavix therapy in patients undergoing a repeat stent procedure? 0 None
2006-09-05 One of the largest Japanese cardiovascular trials confirms angiotensin receptor blockade protects people who have a wide range of cardiovascular diseases 0 None
2006-09-05 Parents describe their spiritual needs when facing a child's death 0 None
2006-09-05 More aggressive treatment with statins necessary to lower LDL cholesterol in patients with coronary heart disease and metabolic syndrome 0 None
2006-09-05 Reproductive technologies and designer babies 0 None
2006-09-05 New test for acetaminophen poisoning 1 None
2006-09-05 Permanent renal parenchymal defects after febrile UTI are closely associated with vesicoureteric reflux 0 None
2006-09-05 Children of alcoholics bear the scars for years to come 0 None
2006-09-05 Chemical concerns over skincare 0 None
2006-09-05 Drug-coated stents increase the risk of blood clots 0 None
2006-09-04 Anticipation plays a powerful role in human memory 0 None
2006-09-04 Dementia patients battle to receive proper information 0 None
2006-09-04 Juice lowers Alzheimer's risk 0 None
2006-09-04 Individuals with major depression have an exaggerated inflammatory response to psychological stress 0 None
2006-09-04 Improvements needed in China heart care 0 None
2006-09-04 Reducing contrast material injection in elderly patients lowers cost of exam and risks 0 None
2006-09-04 Bone protection by estrens occurs through non-tissue-selective activation of the androgen receptor 0 None
2006-09-04 Induction of potent antitumor immunity by intratumoral injection of IL-23 transduced dendritic cells 0 None
2006-09-04 New hope for patients with lung and joint disease 0 None
2006-09-04 MRI better than MDCT for determining if and how far breast cancer has spread into the breast ducts 0 None
2006-09-04 U.S. Army to trial of Glypromate to reduce brain injury from cardiac arrest 0 None
2006-09-04 Study examines relationship between salad consumption and nutrient levels in the bloodstream 0 None
2006-09-04 Women have a greater risk of death from long-term oxygen therapy compared with the men 0 None
2006-09-04 Bipolar disorder costs twice as much in lost productivity as major depressive disorder 0 None
2006-09-04 'Portion distortion' is why we're all getting fatter! 0 None
2006-09-04 Nature to change study reporting method of creating stem cells without destroying embryos 0 None
2006-09-01 Review examines surgical approaches for posterior urethral distraction defects in boys 0 None
2006-09-01 New developments in the technique of partial nephrectomy 0 None
2006-09-01 New technique to statistically analyze results of clinical trials 0 None
2006-08-31 Modern radiation therapy ups lung cancer survival 0 None
2006-08-31 Parkinson's symptoms alleviated by electrical stimulation to the brain 0 None
2006-08-31 Fruit and veggie juice help prevent Alzheimer's 0 None
2006-08-31 Omega-3 fatty acids may prevent more sudden deaths than defibrillators 0 None
2006-08-31 Relation of parent-teen agreement on restrictions to teen risky driving over 9 months 0 None
2006-08-31 Circulating tumor cells in the peripheral blood of patients with renal cell carcinoma 0 None
2006-08-31 Most effective treatments for people with coronary artery disease 0 None
2006-08-31 Tumor necrosis factor A antagonist use and cancer in patients with rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2006-08-31 Preventive home visits postpone mortality: a controlled trial with time-limited results 0 None
2006-08-30 VIOXX reduces risk of colorectal polyps 0 None
2006-08-30 Older twins hold the key to ageing well 0 None
2006-08-30 Preoperative Functional MR Imaging localization of language and motor areas 0 None
2006-08-30 Whole-brain T1 mapping in multiple sclerosis 0 None
2006-08-30 Celebrex shown to reduce incidence of potentially pre-malignant colorectal polyps 0 None
2006-08-30 Swedish HIV vaccine study shows prmoise 0 None
2006-08-30 Excessive exercise and eating disorders go hand in hand 0 5
2006-08-30 Study aims to lower diabetes risk in youth 0 None
2006-08-30 Nature changes wording of news release for work that reports method of creating stem cells without destroying embryos 0 None
2006-08-30 Antiretroviral drug Lopinavir selectively kills HPV-infected cells in lab tests 0 None
2006-08-30 Obesity might lead to more aggressive ovarian cancer 0 None
2006-08-30 Young people are more likely to use condoms with a casual sex partner than with their main partner 0 None
2006-08-30 Cellegy ends phase III microbicide trial in Nigeria 0 None
2006-08-30 FDA advisory panels almost always recommend approval for new drugs and devices 0 None
2006-08-29 Katrina takes it's toll on survivors mental health 0 None
2006-08-28 Remote Scottish isles may provide genetic clues to osteoporosis 0 None
2006-08-24 Drug combo could reduce risk of severe asthma attacks 0 None
2006-08-24 Prevalence of herpes in the U.S. is declining 0 None
2006-08-24 Studies examine effects of hospital closures, affordability of coverage 0 None
2006-08-24 Health care proxy selections often unexpected 0 None
2006-08-24 Study shows diabetes link to colon cancer - smokers with type-2 diabetes face the greatest risk 0 None
2006-08-24 Fat people shorten their lives 0 None
2006-08-21 No matter how you do it tobacco is a killer 0 None
2006-08-21 Variances in patterns of care for patients with prostate cancer failing primary therapy 0 None
2006-08-21 Does involvement of the collecting system by energy ablation techniques used to treat small renal masses increase the risk of complications 0 None
2006-08-20 Bladder urothelium in PBS/IC shows distinct differences in keratin profiles 0 None
2006-08-20 A tissue marker of poor prognosis in clear cell renal cell carcinoma 0 None
2006-08-20 'Culture of medicine,' not fear of malpractice, prompts physicians to withhold information about Medical errors from patients 0 None
2006-08-20 Strokes more likely to occur early morning and early evening 0 None
2006-08-17 Body mass index cannot reliably predict the outcome for patients with heart disease 0 None
2006-08-17 All forms of tobacco use or exposure are harmful 0 None
2006-08-17 Chinese men harming wives by smoking too much 0 1
2006-08-17 Worrying trend emerging on blood alcohol levels in the emergency department 0 None
2006-08-17 Fewer physicians accepting Medicaid beneficiaries as new patients 0 None
2006-08-17 Intermittent androgen deprivation in biochemical recurrence of prostate cancer after radiotherapy 0 None
2006-08-17 Pomegranate juice may decrease PSA progression in patients with cancer recurrence after treatment 0 None
2006-08-17 Rate of disabilities higher among U.S. residents with lower incomes 0 None
2006-08-17 Study: Collecting duct carcinoma 0 None
2006-08-16 Strokes will cost U.S. $2.2 trillion over the next 45 years 0 None
2006-08-16 Racial differences in hepatitis C viral responses 0 None
2006-08-16 Chemotherapy and breast cancer - side effects underestimated 0 4
2006-08-16 Natural HIV immunity 0 None
2006-08-16 First treatment for Hunter disease 0 None
2006-08-16 Autism affects the functioning of virtually the entire brain 0 None
2006-08-16 Lose weight but the cellulite remains 0 2
2006-08-16 When a patient is diagnosed with prostate cancer, what determines whether he will receive early androgen ablation? 0 None
2006-08-16 Trying to improve on the activity of Interferon-Alpha in metastatic renal cell carcinoma 0 None
2006-08-15 Iomai launches study of vaccine patch for travelers' diarrhea 0 None
2006-08-15 Findings shed new light on BRCA1 and BRCA2 breast-cancer gene mutations in older and African-American women 0 None
2006-08-15 Truckies with sleep problems a danger on the road 0 None
2006-08-15 Diets rich in copper and trans fats increase the risk of mental decline 0 4
2006-08-15 The role of transurethral resection of the prostate and biopsy of the peripheral zone after pepeated negative biopsies in the diagnosis of prostate cancer examined 0 None
2006-08-15 Waist-hip ratio should replace body mass index as indicator of mortality risk in older people 0 5
2006-08-15 Treating battlefield injuries and pain in veterans from Afghanistan and Iraq 0 None
2006-08-15 Drug trial fiasco induced immune system overload in patients 0 None
2006-08-15 Breast cancer 'wonder drug' Herceptin carries a risk for heart problems 0 None
2006-08-14 Argatroban may promote opening of arteries following stroke 0 None
2006-08-14 Varenicline shown to help 'quit smoking' 0 None
2006-08-14 Some brains wired to encourage fidgeting 0 None
2006-08-14 Lipitor reduces the risk of a second stroke 0 None
2006-08-14 Neuren presents phase 2 clinical trial strategy for NNZ-2566 0 None
2006-08-09 Lipitor reduces stroke risk 0 None
2006-08-09 Pig out once and you could damage your arteries! 0 None
2006-08-08 GenoMed's West Nile virus trial endorsed by expert 0 None
2006-08-08 Oxy-Q may help prevent colon cancer 0 None
2006-08-08 Adherence by Africans to antiretroviral regimens 0 None
2006-08-08 Rett syndrome can also strike males 0 None
2006-08-08 Prospective Huntington At Risk Observational Study 0 None
2006-08-08 Atp7a determines a hierarchy of copper metabolism essential for notochord development 0 None
2006-08-08 New screening program effectively roots out toddlers' cavities 0 None
2006-08-08 Social isolation and loneliness can affect both psychological and physical health 0 5
2006-08-08 Drug given to stop miscarriages doubles breast cancer risk for daughters 0 5
2006-08-08 Wrestling on TV encourages teen violence 0 4
2006-08-08 One dose of ketamine may help reduce severe depression 0 None
2006-08-08 Just one meal high in saturated fat can reduce the ability of the body's "good" cholesterol 0 None
2006-08-08 Low-fat vegan diet treats type 2 diabetes more effectively than a standard diabetes diet 0 None
2006-08-08 Valproate poses high risk for fetal death and birth defects 0 None
2006-08-08 Older people with high waist-hip ratios have a higher mortality risk than those with a high body mass index 0 None
2006-08-07 Long-term effects of in utero influenza exposure in the post-1940 U.S. population 0 None
2006-08-07 Latex in food wrappers, packaging and rubber gloves must be declared 0 None
2006-08-07 Combination of free counseling and nicotine replacement therapy significantly increases odds of quitting 0 None
2006-08-07 Relationships between spirituality and science in the human brain 0 None
2006-08-07 New method of delivering a dose of radioactive iodine 0 None
2006-08-07 Watching wrestling may lead to dating violence 0 1
2006-08-06 Nurses suffer from work-related low back pain more often than workers in other professions 0 None
2006-08-06 Spray-on skin helps children suffering burns cope with the trauma of scarring 0 1
2006-08-06 Impact of adolescent overweight on adult mortality 0 None
2006-08-06 Tocotrienol - a potent neuroprotective agent 0 None
2006-08-04 Literacy at less than a ninth-grade level almost doubles the five-year risk of mortality among elderly people 0 None
2006-08-03 Diagnosis and referrals for kidney disease fall well short of need 0 None
2006-08-03 Poorer countries better at health grant implementation 0 None
2006-08-03 Stopping antiretroviral therapy in HIV-infected patients could be beneficial 0 None
2006-08-03 Highly active antiretroviral therapy for HIV remains successful 0 None
2006-08-03 Patients receiving treatment with radioisotopes may trigger security alarms 0 None
2006-08-03 Longer needles best for infant immunisation 0 None
2006-08-03 Examination not sensitive enough to detect breech babies 0 None
2006-08-03 Women more likely to categorize themselves as overweight than men 0 None
2006-08-03 Most Americans do not know when to get cancer screening tests 0 None
2006-08-03 Researchers have found that increasing paternal age is significantly associated with increased rates of spontaneous abortion 0 None
2006-08-03 Adding protein to a sports drink won't make you race faster 0 None
2006-08-03 Older patients with atrial fibrillation have higher rates of major hemorrhage in the brain 0 None
2006-08-03 New framework for understanding physician medical errors 0 None
2006-08-03 Curry compound may prevent colon cancer 0 None
2006-08-03 Bone marrow lesions in the knee may be hereditary 0 None
2006-08-03 Smokers who experience significant pain smoke more 0 None
2006-08-02 UK recommendations on the availability of common painkillers are being contravened 0 None
2006-08-02 Variation in the CHEK2 gene may triple a woman's risk of developing breast cancer 0 None
2006-08-02 Different genes may be responsible for causing autism in boys than in girls 0 None
2006-08-02 Trial of Topotecan following Carboplatin and Paclitaxel in treatment of ovarian cancer 0 None
2006-08-02 Race affects medication adherence 0 None
2006-08-02 Uterine cancer may be clue to Lynch syndrome 0 None
2006-08-02 Protein CD86 raises antibody output 0 None
2006-08-02 Response to transarterial chemoembolization as a biological selection criterion for liver transplantation in hepatocellular carcinoma 0 None
2006-08-02 Stress reactions and perceived difficulties of lay responders to a medical emergency 0 None
2006-08-02 Gout is a significant independent risk factor of heart attack 0 None
2006-08-02 Molecular switch that regulates fat and cholesterol production identified 0 None
2006-08-02 fMRI shows "gambling" structures in the brain 0 None
2006-08-02 Computer-aided detection essential in preventing breast cancer 0 None
2006-08-02 Likelihood of hemorrhage on warfarin is relatively small 0 None
2006-08-02 Practical advice and individualized attention can help people with HIV stick to a consistent drug regimen 0 None
2006-08-02 Novelty aids learning 0 None
2006-08-02 Human papillomavirus type 16 and 18 variants 0 None
2006-08-02 Mice more complicated than humans when it comes to telomeres 0 None
2006-08-02 Tuberculosis relapse due to low weight gain after initial treatment 0 None
2006-08-02 New insights into brain organisation 0 None
2006-08-02 Altering fatty acid levels in diet may reduce prostate cancer growth rate 0 None
2006-08-02 Conception and pregnancy put at risk by marijuana use 0 None
2006-08-02 Strong link between specific genetic variations and an increased risk of stroke in younger women 0 None
2006-08-02 High blood pressure linked with a decline in walking ability in later life 0 None
2006-08-02 Placebo study - brain activity predicts treatment results before medication begins 0 None
2006-08-02 Long-reaching damage of the tsunami on mental health 0 None
2006-08-02 Iraq war takes more of a toll on returning soldiers 0 None
2006-08-02 New, shorter tuberculosis treatments could advance control 0 None
2006-08-01 Do close surgical margins predict if breast cancer will return? 0 None
2006-08-01 Spatial organisation of the nervous system in primates and worms 0 None
2006-08-01 Domestic violence during pregnancy increases risk of early childhood mortality 0 None
2006-08-01 Volatile organic compounds and pulmonary function 0 None
2006-08-01 Knee bone marrow lesions may be hereditary 0 None
2006-07-31 Future looks bleak for victims of 'elephant man' drug trial 0 None
2006-07-30 Vegan diet best for diabetes 0 5
2006-07-27 A tipple a day keeps heart attacks away 0 None
2006-07-27 COX-2 inhibitors prescribed to reduce gastrointestinal toxicity prior to the market withdrawals 0 None
2006-07-27 1 in 5 youth with diabetes has heart risk 0 None
2006-07-27 Prebiotics hinders development of skin allergy in babies at high risk 0 None
2006-07-27 Promising therapy for Lou Gehrig's disease delivers antisense drug directly to nervous system 0 None
2006-07-26 Advance care planning is not about documents - it is about persons and their relationships 0 None
2006-07-26 Coexistence and specialization of pathogen strains on contact networks 0 None
2006-07-26 Active transportation increases adherence to activity recommendations 0 None
2006-07-26 Midlife physical activity and mobility in older age 0 None
2006-07-26 Response to overdose among injection drug users 0 None
2006-07-26 Periodic 'deep inflation' helps prevent ventilator-induced lung injury 0 None
2006-07-26 Ice cream illusions: bowls, spoons, and self-served portion sizes 0 None
2006-07-26 Increasing rates of diabetes among U.S. adults 0 None
2006-07-26 High rates of off-label prescriptions for antidepressant, anticonvulsant and antipsychotic drugs 0 None
2006-07-26 Feeding solid foods to infants before 6 months of age can increase the risk of allergies 0 None
2006-07-26 Study shows heart drug digitalis safe in patients with diastolic heart failure 0 None
2006-07-26 New nerve-stimulation treatment for epilepsy helps! 0 None
2006-07-26 HIV mutation clue to why only some people develop AIDS dementia 0 None
2006-07-26 Combining chemotherapy with radiation therapy after the surgical removal of cancer in the pancreas improves survival 0 None
2006-07-26 Reduced levels of antiinflammatory cytokines in patients with chronic widespread pain 0 None
2006-07-26 Estradiol and its metabolites and their association with knee osteoarthritis 0 None
2006-07-25 Strength training exercise can help overweight teens reduce risk of diabetes 0 None
2006-07-25 Water for wound cleansing 0 None
2006-07-25 Eszopiclone significantly improves sleep in elderly people with chronic insomnia 0 None
2006-07-25 Naltrexone may increase the urge to drink 0 None
2006-07-25 Mechanism linking alcohol to reduced risk of cardiovascular disease may be related to inflammation 0 None
2006-07-25 Interaction of proteins in the intestinal system may be allergic indicators 0 None
2006-07-25 Men transmit multiple sclerosis to their children 2.2 times more often than women 0 None
2006-07-25 Cigarette smoking appears to promote the consumption of alcohol 0 None
2006-07-25 Low-glycemic index diet promotes weight loss 0 None
2006-07-25 Paternal relatives and family history of breast cancer 0 None
2006-07-25 Effect of obesity on image quality: Evaluation of dictated radiology reports 0 None
2006-07-25 Scientists identifiy the way MDM2 protein can trigger the spread of cancer 0 None
2006-07-25 Is there improvement of 'vascular depression' after carotid artery stenting? 0 None
2006-07-25 First study to demonstrate IVIg effective longer than a year 1 None
2006-07-24 Nicotine promotes growth of established tumors 0 None
2006-07-24 People who donate a kidney to help someone else often suffer financially to do so 0 None
2006-07-24 Gleevec may cause heart problems 0 None
2006-07-24 Link between psychological stress and ovarian tumor growth 0 None
2006-07-24 Loss of Matrilin-3 gene leads to osteoarthritis 0 None
2006-07-24 Increasing deaths from opioid analgesics in the United States 0 None
2006-07-24 Endogenous sex hormones, cognitive decline and future dementia in old men 0 None
2006-07-24 New molecular target for obesity 0 None
2006-07-24 Promoting culturally appropriate colorectal cancer screening through a health educator 0 None
2006-07-24 Active mind and body slows Alzheimer's progression 0 None
2006-07-21 Alcohol consumption quadruples risk of injury 0 None
2006-07-21 Long term ibuprofen therapy given after brain injury worsens cognitive abilities 0 None
2006-07-21 Antibiotics should not used to treat a runny nose 0 None
2006-07-21 International physical activity guidelines for young people need to be changed 0 None
2006-07-21 Giving up driving may be fast lane to aged care 0 None
2006-07-21 Tobacco control policy advocacy attitudes and self-efficacy among ethnically diverse high school students 0 None
2006-07-21 Psychotherapeutic interventions for cannabis abuse 0 None
2006-07-21 Hyperactive girls more likely to develop heart problems later in life 0 None
2006-07-21 Exercise for type 2 diabetes mellitus 0 None
2006-07-21 Ergonomic and physiotherapeutic interventions for treating work-related complaints of the arm, neck or shoulder in adults 0 None
2006-07-20 Study reveals the best cosmetic treatment techniques for earlobe tears 0 None
2006-07-20 Biomira Stimuvax prostate cancer study results published 0 None
2006-07-19 Drugs given to stop nausea and vomiting after surgery help only a few people 0 None
2006-07-19 A high sugar content, low caffeine drink does not alleviate sleepiness but may worsen it 1 None
2006-07-19 Study indicates heart damage from some cancer drugs worsens over the years 0 None
2006-07-19 Neuraminidase inhibitors for preventing and treating influenza in healthy adults 0 None
2006-07-19 Alcoholics Anonymous and other 12-step programmes for alcohol dependence 0 None
2006-07-19 Little evidence that wandering prevention works in dementia 0 None
2006-07-19 Vaccines for preventing influenza in the elderly 0 None
2006-07-19 Conjugate vaccines for preventing meningococcal C meningitis and septicaemia 0 None
2006-07-19 Humidified air inhalation for treating croup 3 None
2006-07-19 Structured treatment interruptions (STI) in chronic unsuppressed HIV infection in adult 0 None
2006-07-19 Drugs for preventing postoperative nausea and vomiting 0 None
2006-07-19 Childbirth experience can be improved with the help of a trusted friend 0 None
2006-07-19 Dieting may not help cancer patients 0 None
2006-07-19 Highly active antiretroviral therapies associated with reduced infections in HIV-infected children 0 None
2006-07-19 Certain genetic variations increase risk of the vision disorder age-related macular degeneration 0 None
2006-07-19 Outlook on life is formed in childhood 0 None
2006-07-19 Study establishes safety of spinal cord stem cell transplantation 0 None
2006-07-19 Sleep deprivation doubles risks of obesity in both children and adults 0 None
2006-07-18 Digital mammography results in technologists' time savings but physician time loss 0 None
2006-07-18 Exercise improves physical health, quality of life for breast cancer survivors 0 None
2006-07-18 Study sheds light on how we form new memories 0 None
2006-07-18 Donepezil slows brain shrinkage in some patients with mild cognitive impairment 0 None
2006-07-18 Executive function and Alzheimer's disease 0 5
2006-07-17 Alzheimer's disease linked to raised blood sugar levels 0 3
2006-07-17 Pioglitazone shows promise in treating Alzheimer's 0 None
2006-07-17 Timely referral for intestinal transplantation may reduce mortality rates 0 None
2006-07-13 Key deficiencies found in brains of people with autism 0 None
2006-07-13 Long, healthy life tends to run in some families 0 None
2006-07-13 Girls tread a fine line between friendship and bullying 0 None
2006-07-12 Women with mutations in BRCA1 or BRCA2 genes can reduce cancer risk by having ovaries removed 0 None
2006-07-12 Female smokers have higher risk of lung cancer than male smokers but lower death rates 0 None
2006-07-12 Type 2 diabetes is associated with primary open angle glaucoma in women 0 None
2006-07-12 "Magic" mushrooms create profound mystical experience and change behaviour 0 5
2006-07-12 New study sets out to find why people don't donate organs 0 3
2006-07-12 Move around and shake those bits and you'll live longer! 0 None
2006-07-11 Study shows high survival for patients with torn aortas who get surgery 0 None
2006-07-11 Government unlikely to hit target on incapacity benefit number 0 None
2006-07-11 Determining the genetic composition of brain cancers informs treatment, predicts outcome 0 None
2006-07-11 Fombonne's autism research is dangerously inaccurate 2 None
2006-07-11 First trial to investigate effects of cannabinoids on progression of multiple sclerosis 0 None
2006-07-11 Study finds sleep vital for memory 0 None
2006-07-10 Focussing on performance measures may lead to inappropriate antibiotic use 0 None
2006-07-10 People with Parkinson disease can be apathetic without being depressed 0 None
2006-07-10 Women who harbor multiple HPV type infections are at higher risk for cervical lesions 0 5
2006-07-10 Can't sleep? - you're probably not rich enough! 0 None
2006-07-10 Do guidelines for the treatment of osteoporosis in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) matter? 0 None
2006-07-10 Brits to trial bird flu vaccine on humans 0 None
2006-07-10 Combination of anastrozole and a synthetic hormone called goserelin may slow male breast cancer growth 0 None
2006-07-10 Which inflammatory markers predict the appearance of a stroke? 0 None
2006-07-10 Two-thirds of patients say Uprima didn't work for them 0 None
2006-07-10 A randomized trial to improve early detection and prevention practices among siblings of melanoma patients 0 None
2006-07-10 New findings on cystic fibrosis-related diabetes 0 None
2006-07-10 Faulty molecule closely linked to Alzheimer's 0 None
2006-07-10 New study into Australia ageing gracefully 0 None
2006-07-09 Cell survival depends on chromosome integrity 0 3.5
2006-07-09 Statins stop the replication of the hepatitis C virus 0 None
2006-07-09 The inability to recognize faces can be inherited 1 5
2006-07-09 Life expectancy in Europe 0 None
2006-07-09 Older farmers are at high risk for injury when they stop taking prescribed pain medications 0 None
2006-07-09 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients using beta-agonist inhalers are at risk 0 None
2006-07-06 The secret to a long active life is to eat less 0 None
2006-07-06 Autism and MMR jab laid to rest at last 0 None
2006-07-05 Adopting multiple healthy habits may significantly lower risk of coronary heart disease in men 0 None
2006-07-05 Small towns share big-city obesity problems 0 None
2006-07-05 Media coverage of obesity outweighs smoking cessation stories 0 None
2006-07-05 Chantix may help smokers quit 0 None
2006-07-05 UK smokers most likely to cash in on cheap cigarettes 0 None
2006-07-05 Bioengineered tissue implants regenerate damaged knee cartilage 0 None
2006-07-05 Keeping neurons in synch reduces epileptic seizures by 90% 0 None
2006-07-05 Viagra boosts high altitude exercise up to 45% for some cyclists 0 None
2006-07-05 Study shows eggs survive in older ovaries 0 None
2006-07-05 Nuclear test study rules out radiation link 0 None
2006-07-05 Dopamine drug leads to new neurons and recovery of function in Parkinson's 0 None
2006-07-05 Safety of popular painkiller Tylenol questioned 0 3
2006-07-04 Some common inhalers double death rate in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients 0 None
2006-07-04 Varenicline effective in helping smokers quit 0 None
2006-07-04 Hospital quality measures do not fully account for the variation in hospital death rates for heart attack patients 0 None
2006-07-04 Pomegranate juice helps fight prostate cancer 0 None
2006-07-04 Obesity associated with psychiatric disorders 0 None
2006-07-04 Popular antihistamine used to help young children sleep is ineffective 0 None
2006-07-04 Exposure to radioactive iodine increases the risk of thyroid cancer 0 5
2006-07-04 Dopamine drug may lead to new ways of treating Parkinson's and other neurodegenerative diseases 0 None
2006-07-04 Women who survive childhood cancer are more likely to suffer premature menopause 0 None
2006-07-04 Body measures and colon cancer risk 0 None
2006-07-04 Maturation of tissue engineered cartilage implanted in injured and osteoarthritic human knees 0 None
2006-07-04 Prostatic irradiation doesn't lead to any appreciable increase in rectal cancer risk 0 None
2006-07-03 External catheters reduce risk of urinary tract infection in men 0 None
2006-07-03 Gabapentin is as effective as estrogen for menopause symptoms 1 2
2006-07-03 Clozapine has serious health consequences 0 None
2006-07-03 Parameters associated with patient outcomes in lymph node positive prostate cancer 0 None
2006-07-03 Mild sadness provokes depressive thinking in some recovered patients 0 None
2006-07-03 Benadryl does not improve infant sleep 0 None
2006-07-03 Evidence that environmental factors such as common infections may be a trigger for diabetes 0 None
2006-07-03 Early drinking lifetime risk 0 None
2006-07-03 Graduated driver licensing reduces fatal crashes 0 None
2006-07-03 Strong link between obesity and mood and anxiety disorders 0 5
2006-07-03 Minimally invasive angioplasty and stenting restores blood flow to kidneys 0 None
2006-07-03 Drinking alcohol early in life increases alcohol dependence throughout life 0 None
2006-07-03 New genetic findings relating to the tau mutation 0 None
2006-07-03 Potential permanent genetic cure for hemophilia A 2 4.5
2006-07-03 Multiple cancer biomarkers detected simultaneously 0 None
2006-07-03 Pomegranate juice helps fight prostate cancer 0 None
2006-06-29 Intermittent androgen deprivation in biochemical recurrence of prostate cancer after radiotherapy 0 None
2006-06-29 Study examines the use of a novel suprapubic catheter in suprapubic prostatectomy 0 None
2006-06-29 Aussies trial promising bird flu vaccine 0 None
2006-06-28 Association between marijuana use and the incidence of transitional cell carcinoma suggested 0 5
2006-06-28 Shock wave lithotripsy for renal calculi patients may increase the risk of hypertension and diabetes 0 None
2006-06-28 Drug trial horror gave victim '4 months of hell' 0 None
2006-06-28 Drink up! - coffee helps prevent diabetes 0 None
2006-06-27 New sleep medication Ramelteon shows less potential to foster abuse and dependence 0 None
2006-06-27 Obesity associated with less favorable outcome after radiation therapy for prostate cancer 0 None
2006-06-27 For men with prostate cancer, treatment information fails to address fears 0 None
2006-06-27 Few well performed studies address management of lymph node positive prostate cancer 0 None
2006-06-27 Link established between Parkinson's and pesticides 0 None
2006-06-27 Cell phones excite the brain but is that good or bad? 0 3.5
2006-06-27 Rituximab shown to significantly inhibit structural damage of joints caused by rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2006-06-27 Targeted interventions for those at risk for depression have greater effect than universal interventions 0 None
2006-06-27 Study shows how ADHD drugs Adderall, Ritalin and Dexedrine work in brain 0 4.4
2006-06-27 Diagnostic performance of stress perfusion and delayed-enhancement MR imaging in patients with coronary artery disease 0 None
2006-06-27 Study of fetal DNA in serum and disease activity during pregnancy in women with inflammatory arthritis 0 None
2006-06-27 Mild cognitive impairment: Evaluation with 4-T functional MR imaging 0 None
2006-06-26 High surgeon radical prostatectomy volume linked to lower hospital charges 0 None
2006-06-26 Shift in prostate cancer Gleason grades from 1989 to 2001 0 None
2006-06-26 Study on the effects of alcohol and risk produces surprising results 0 2
2006-06-26 FDA announces new initiative to modernize regulation of clinical trials 0 None
2006-06-21 Doctors who take part in clinical trials usually prescribe the drug 0 None
2006-06-19 Study contradicts USA warning that an antidepressant can cause congenital abnormalities 0 None
2006-06-19 Study links high levels of nitric oxide to infertility and sperm DNA damage 0 None
2006-06-19 The solitary pulmonary nodule - malignant or benign? 0 None
2006-06-19 Antegrade scrotal sclerotherapy for treating primary varicocele in children 0 None
2006-06-19 Common genetic prostate cancer variant identified 0 None
2006-06-19 Surveillance could cut number of blood stream infections 0 None
2006-06-19 If you're happy and you know it.........you're probably old! 0 None
2006-06-18 Chlorhexidine decreases risk of acquiring hospital-related ventilator-associated pneumonia 0 None
2006-06-18 Safe for cystic fibrosis patients to stop using inhaled corticosteroids 0 None
2006-06-18 Pycnogenol significantly reduces muscular pain 0 None
2006-06-18 Study finds high mold levels in post-Katrina New Orleans air 0 None
2006-06-18 New leukemia drug gives renewed hope to those battling drug resistance to the disease 0 None
2006-06-18 Protein represents new target in the treatment of diabetes 0 None
2006-06-14 Low-dose exposure to arsenic in drinking water increases risk for skin lesions 0 None
2006-06-14 Dasatinib offers new options for leukemia patients 0 None
2006-06-14 Elevation of fat-derived molecule foretells early insulin resistance 0 None
2006-06-14 Circulating bone-marrow derived cells do not contribute to egg formation 0 None
2006-06-14 Major intestinal surgery may boost the chances of subsequent vitamin A deficiency 0 None
2006-06-14 Restricting carbohydrates may prevent Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2006-06-14 Is there an increased risk of other malignancies in patients with renal cell carcinoma? 0 None
2006-06-14 Comparative study of ileocecal vs. ileal neobladders in radical cystectomy patients 0 None
2006-06-14 Endoscopic treatment with polydimethylsiloxane in children with dilating vesico-ureteric reflux 0 None
2006-06-14 Review identifies factors that influence patient treatment choice for localized prostate cancer 0 None
2006-06-14 Smokers with wrinkled faces five times at risk of serious lung disease 0 None
2006-06-14 Anorexia not alleviated by anti-depressants 0 None
2006-06-13 New diabetic drugs could change the future for sufferers 0 None
2006-06-13 Prozac saves thousands of lives 0 None
2006-06-13 New test identifies patients who benefit from targeted cancer drugs 0 None
2006-06-13 Parkinson's patients stomach new drug better than conventional meds 0 None
2006-06-13 Duloxetine proven effective for use in men with stress urinary incontinence after radical prostatectomy 0 None
2006-06-13 The n-of-1 trial: An opportunity for complementary and alternative medicine evaluation 0 None
2006-06-13 Predictive model of prostate cancer risk 0 None
2006-06-12 Are we over-dosing on antibiotics? 0 None
2006-06-12 Diabetes figures all set to blow out by 2050 0 None
2006-06-12 Folic acid may be the new cancer prevention therapy 0 None
2006-06-12 When it comes to diabetes doctors failing to follow 'doctors orders' 0 None
2006-06-12 New drug helps diabetics keep their sight 0 None
2006-06-09 Bortezomib extends lung cancer survival 0 None
2006-06-09 Radionuclide therapy with chemotherapy effective in treating prostate cancer 0 None
2006-06-09 Love-hate relationships 0 None
2006-06-08 Benefits of naps for medical residents 0 None
2006-06-08 What is the optimal duration of antibiotic therapy? 0 None
2006-06-08 Liquorice compounds could be a key component for cheaper, more effective liver cancer treatment 0 None
2006-06-08 Popular hypertension drugs triple the risk of birth defects 0 None
2006-06-07 Sunitinib shows promise in treating metastatic renal cell cancer 0 None
2006-06-07 How many men have osteoporosis? 0 None
2006-06-07 Lessons from our patients: development of a warm autopsy program 0 None
2006-06-07 Physicians validate reclassification of breast cancer stages 0 None
2006-06-07 Treatment options for brain metastases 0 None
2006-06-07 Aggressive invasive treatment of heart attack patients who develop cardiogenic shock could save lives 0 None
2006-06-07 Health education helps African American smokers quit 0 None
2006-06-07 Calcium and vitamin D supplements do not reduce breast cancer 0 None
2006-06-07 Pneumonia can be treated effectively in nursing homes 0 None
2006-06-07 Midbrain, striatal and amygdalar dopaminergic dysfunction in ADHD 0 None
2006-06-07 Hyperscanning - a new approach to studying social interactions 0 None
2006-06-07 Trastuzumab results promising for HER-2 positive breast cancer patients 0 None
2006-06-07 Prophylactic surgery reduces the incidence of ovarian and related cancers 0 None
2006-06-07 Human Papillomavirus testing and liquid-based cytology 0 None
2006-06-07 Initial findings from the BBC 'diet trials 0 None
2006-06-07 Severe body image concerns under-recognized in teens 0 None
2006-06-07 Study finds PET imaging value in tracking diabetes progression 0 None
2006-06-07 Exercise is emerging as a new therapeutic weapon to tackle cancer 0 None
2006-06-07 HIV prevention in Mexican schools 0 None
2006-06-07 Correlation between education, smoking and obesity 0 None
2006-06-06 Impact of obesity on treatment of chronic hepatitis C 0 None
2006-06-06 Long-term benefits of imatinib for patients newly diagnosed with chronic myelogenous leukemia 0 None
2006-06-06 Delayed calf muscle phosphocreatine recovery after exercise identifies peripheral arterial disease 0 None
2006-06-06 Calpain protein key to preventing or promoting cell death 0 None
2006-06-06 New human genotype may be prone to vCJD 0 None
2006-06-06 Study results may aid battle against insect-borne diseases 0 None
2006-06-06 Hormonal treatments reduce risk of cancer returning 0 None
2006-06-06 Factors influencing the route of administration for Epoetin treatment among hemodialysis patients in the U.S. 0 None
2006-06-06 New findings offer hope for vaccine against AIDS 0 None
2006-06-06 Atorvastatin may increase new blood vessel formation 0 None
2006-06-06 Type 1 diabetes results from selective destruction of pancreatic islet beta cells 0 None
2006-06-06 PSA test alone not an ideal predictor of prostate cancer 0 None
2006-06-06 New drug combo to cut cardiovascular disease 0 None
2006-06-06 Patients not receiving follow-up tests after positive screening for colon cancer 0 None
2006-06-06 Knowledge helps prevent spread of herpes virus 0 None
2006-06-06 Smoking cessation messages miss Asian Americans 0 None
2006-06-06 Study shows skin rash in patients treated for liver cancer determines survival 0 None
2006-06-06 Addition of gemcitabine to standard postoperative treatment increased pancreatic cancer patients' survival by 50 percent 0 None
2006-06-06 Advanced prostate cancer can be treated successfully with intermittent chemotherapy 0 None
2006-06-06 Hydrophobic statins not associated with increased breast cancer risk 0 None
2006-06-06 Study confirms Gleevec's long-term benefits in treating advanced gastrointestinal stromal tumors 0 None
2006-06-05 Study finds ways to improve detection of blood clots in the lung 0 None
2006-06-05 Sunitinib therapy shows promise in children with metastatic gastrointenstinal stromal tumor 0 None
2006-06-05 Sunitinib malate shows promise against advanced form of lung cancer 0 None
2006-06-05 Sunitinib malate drug shows significant benefits over standard treatment for advanced kidney cancer 0 None
2006-06-05 Trials funded by for-profit organizations more likely to report positive findings 0 None
2006-06-05 Taxotere combined with standard chemotherapy improves survival in advanced head and neck cancers 0 None
2006-06-05 School-based obesity interventions may need to be tailored by gender 0 None
2006-06-05 West Nile virus DNA vaccine shows promise in phase 1 trial 0 None
2006-06-05 HERA trial continues to demonstrate significant patient benefits from Herceptin 0 None
2006-06-05 New data show Enzastaurin's activity across multiple cancer cell lines 0 None
2006-06-04 Female genital mutilation exposes women and babies to significant risk at childbirth 0 None
2006-06-01 Pituitary adenoma predisposition caused by germline mutations in the AIP gene 0 4
2006-06-01 Single embryo transfer as successful as double transfer in older women 0 None
2006-06-01 New insights into how working memory works 0 None
2006-06-01 Startling data about infection-induced amputation and diabetes 0 None
2006-06-01 Gene variation linked to more severe Crohn's disease 0 None
2006-06-01 Sex during pregnancy myth debunked 0 1.5
2006-06-01 Fatigue is a major problem after liver transplantation 0 5
2006-06-01 Exposure to environmental estrogens during development of the prostate gland in the male fetus may lead to later prostate cancer risk 0 None
2006-06-01 Breast radiation device associated with complications 0 None
2006-06-01 Trial success for fight against adolescent obesity 0 None
2006-05-31 Naltrexone relief for Crohn's sufferers 0 None
2006-05-31 People with limited literacy skills have worse health outcomes 0 None
2006-05-31 Blood pressure drugs associated with reduced risk of cancers 0 None
2006-05-31 Clipping or coiling aneurysms - study 0 None
2006-05-31 Study reveals how production of interferon gamma is controlled in natural killer cells 0 5
2006-05-31 Sleeping less may affect metabolic rate 0 None
2006-05-31 Control your diabetes for life 0 None
2006-05-31 Trust in physicians and elements of the medical interaction in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus 0 None
2006-05-31 Health disparities in juvenile rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2006-05-31 How sexy we feel depends on our genes 0 None
2006-05-31 Bipolar disorder causes children to misinterpret facial expressions 0 None
2006-05-30 Exercise shown to have an anti-cancer effect 0 None
2006-05-30 Higher dose radiation for breast cancer safe and effective and halves the number of treatments 0 None
2006-05-30 Arsenic inhibits DNA repair 0 None
2006-05-29 COX-1 and COX-2 enzymes may be blocked by pain medications 0 None
2006-05-29 Spacers versus nebulisers for treatment of acute asthma 0 1
2006-05-29 Lowering blood pressure does not appear to prevent cognitive or dementia-related disorders 0 None
2006-05-29 On the diabetes front the news is not good 0 None
2006-05-29 Cognitive behavioral therapy effective in treating irritable bowel syndrome 0 None
2006-05-29 Music can help patients cope with chronic pain 0 1
2006-05-29 Link between autism and MMR vaccine again 0 3.3
2006-05-24 Common household cleaners and air fresheners may lead to health risks 1 None
2006-05-24 Video games help surgeons hone their skills 0 5
2006-05-24 Poor teens more likely to be overweight 0 None
2006-05-24 Heavy marijuana use not linked to lung cancer 0 4.9
2006-05-24 Diet mixed alcoholic drinks get you drunker and do it quicker 1 None
2006-05-24 New study shows how kids' media use helps parents cope 0 None
2006-05-24 Largest U.S. hepatitis C trial yields treatment insights 0 None
2006-05-23 Higher dose of flu vaccine improves immune response in the elderly 0 None
2006-05-23 MRI cost-effective for some women at high-risk of breast cancer 0 None
2006-05-23 Adolescents who live in poverty are more likely to be overweight 0 None
2006-05-23 Poor physical function associated with increased risk of dementia in older adults 0 None
2006-05-23 Study provides evidence supporting recommended 10 year interval for colonoscopies for most patients 0 None
2006-05-23 Benefits of screening colonoscopy in very elderly 0 None
2006-05-23 High-dose influenza vaccines boost immunity in elderly 0 None
2006-05-23 Study identified characteristics of caregivers that may increase symptoms in dementia patients 0 None
2006-05-23 People who worked with lead have significant loss of brain cells and damage to brain tissue 0 None
2006-05-23 Simple lifestyle changes may improve cognitive function and brain efficiency 0 4
2006-05-23 Trandolapril and verapamil reduce risk of developing diabetes in Hispanic patients 0 None
2006-05-23 Lower income, education lead to greater stress levels 0 None
2006-05-23 Pollution increases risks in people with diabetes, heart failure and other diseases 0 None
2006-05-23 Childhood verbal abuse triggers adult anxiety, depression 0 None
2006-05-23 Little evidence multivitamins prevent chronic diseases 0 None
2006-05-23 First signs of Alzheimer's and dementia may be physical ones 0 None
2006-05-23 Exposure to cats early in life may raise childs' risk of eczema 0 None
2006-05-23 Clinical trials funded by for-profit organizations more likely to report positive 0 None
2006-05-23 Unnecessary urinary catheters - study 0 None
2006-05-23 Nutritional supplement policosanol does not lower cholesterol levels 0 None
2006-05-23 Women with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease fare worse than men 0 None
2006-05-23 Lung cancer death rates in lifelong non-smokers 0 None
2006-05-23 Adult survivors of childhood cancer and unemployment 0 None
2006-05-23 Adult weight gain and histopathologic characteristics of breast cancer among postmenopausal women 0 None
2006-05-23 New study may advance treatments to prevent type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome 0 None
2006-05-23 Patients more satisfied if they have more contact with pharmacist 0 None
2006-05-23 Tension headache may actually be temporomandibular muscle and joint disorder 0 None
2006-05-23 Hepatitis B virus prevalent among Asians in NY 0 5
2006-05-22 Role of partial nephrectomy in the treatment of upper tract transitional cell carcinoma 0 None
2006-05-22 Friendship enriched by bad gossip about others 0 1
2006-05-22 Botox eases lines and depression 0 None
2006-05-21 New rheumatoid arthritis drugs may put patients at risk of infections and cancer 0 None
2006-05-18 Effect of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use on the incidence of erectile dysfunction 0 None
2006-05-18 Comparative study of ileocecal vs. ileal neobladders in radical cystectomy patients 0 None
2006-05-17 MRI provides an early alert for polycystic kidney disease 1 None
2006-05-17 Closure of holes in heart important treatment for young stroke patients 0 None
2006-05-17 Environmental tobacco smoke drastically increases an infant's risk for developing allergic rhinitis 0 None
2006-05-17 Depression in multiple sclerosis patients clue to better treatment 0 None
2006-05-17 Study shows strong association between treatment with TNF-blocking antibodies and development of serious infections 0 None
2006-05-17 Sulforaphane shown to inhibit the occurrence of hereditary colon cancer 0 None
2006-05-17 Study shows many people willing to make major sacrifices to avoid being obese 0 None
2006-05-17 Culture plays a significant role in how women perceive obesity 0 None
2006-05-17 Association between Pak1 expression and subcellular localization and tamoxifen resistance in breast cancer patients 0 None
2006-05-17 Effectiveness of radiation therapy for older women with early breast cancer 0 None
2006-05-17 Study calls for more consistent use of anti-clotting medications in women 0 None
2006-05-17 No link between low air-pressure on long-haul flights and DVT 0 None
2006-05-17 Well-functioning lungs reduce risk of dementia 0 None
2006-05-17 Parents in favor of research on children 0 None
2006-05-17 Telomere erosion may lead to shorter life expectancy in men 0 None
2006-05-17 Malaria study goes to the desert 0 None
2006-05-17 Study gives new insight into the stages of recovery of hand muscle control after a stroke 0 None
2006-05-17 Genetic cause of hearing loss in aging 0 None
2006-05-17 Using probiotics is a safe and effective way to prevent asthma in children 0 None
2006-05-17 Exercise shown to protect against skin and bowel cancer 0 None
2006-05-17 Investigations in the field of personality 0 None
2006-05-17 Maternal psychological distress during pregnancy in relation to child development 0 None
2006-05-17 Cannabis effective at relieving pain after major surgery 1 5
2006-05-17 No link found between statins and breast cancer 0 None
2006-05-17 Female non-smokers no more at risk of lung cancer than males 0 None
2006-05-16 Women may lack lung cancer signs 0 None
2006-05-16 Exercise a possible factor in protection against skin and bowel cancer 0 None
2006-05-16 Exercise protects against skin cancer 0 None
2006-05-16 Steroid and xenobiotic receptor and vitamin D receptor crosstalk mediates CYP24 expression and drug-induced osteomalacia 0 None
2006-05-16 Signaling pathways in immune cells may lead to novel HIV treatment 0 None
2006-05-16 A dual PI3 kinase/mTOR inhibitor reveals emergent efficacy in glioma 0 None
2006-05-16 Diabetes troubles Australia 0 None
2006-05-16 Low affinity analogs of thyrotropin-releasing hormone are super-agonists 0 None
2006-05-16 BMI standards for younger adults may not be appropriate for people in their 80s and 90s 0 None
2006-05-16 Access to emergency hormonal contraception from community pharmacists and family planning clinics 0 None
2006-05-16 Exercise, diet may protect against colorectal cancer 0 None
2006-05-16 Full year of treatment with pyrimethamine and sulfadiazine helps infants and children with toxoplasmosis 0 None
2006-05-16 Review identifies factors that influence patient treatment choice for localized prostate cancer 0 None
2006-05-16 A therapeutic method for failed bladder augmentation in children 0 None
2006-05-16 Role of acetaminophen in acute myocardial infarction 0 None
2006-05-14 Experts say Vioxx poses risks long after patients stop taking it 0 None
2006-05-12 Improving care for Alzheimer disease sufferers 0 None
2006-05-12 14 million Americans are visually impaired 1 None
2006-05-12 Cancer-causing chemicals associated with tobacco smoke found in the urine of nearly half the babies of smoking parents 0 None
2006-05-12 Study sheds light on cancer susceptibility and disease involving bone-marrow failure 0 None
2006-05-12 15% of Asians living in New York City are chronically infected with hepatitis B virus 0 None
2006-05-11 Transitions to injecting drug use among noninjecting heroin users 0 None
2006-05-11 c-myc gene found to play role in immune system 0 None
2006-05-11 The ratio of phosphatidylcholine to phosphatidylethanolamine influences membrane integrity and steatohepatitis 0 None
2006-05-11 Majority of sexual assaults drug facilitated 0 None
2006-05-11 Students feel safer in ethnically diverse classrooms and schools 0 None
2006-05-11 Cancer treatment interferes with bone development 0 None
2006-05-11 Europe-wide study into the role of genetics and the environment in the development asthma 0 None
2006-05-11 Usual practices in surgical site preparation do not reduce infections 0 None
2006-05-11 Intrauterine device as satisfactory as surgery for treating heavy menstrual bleeding 0 None
2006-05-11 Apartment dwellers face higher injury risk 0 None
2006-05-11 Gene amplification could guide treatment for high-risk breast cancer 0 None
2006-05-10 For women a man's face says it all 0 None
2006-05-10 Levofloxacin-based triple therapy against persistent ulcer-inducing bacteria successful 0 None
2006-05-10 Long term oestrogen-only hormone replacement therapy increases breast cancer risk 0 5
2006-05-10 The management of renal cell carcinoma in the elderly 0 None
2006-05-10 What is the best laparoscopic approach for laparoscopic radical nephrectomy? 0 None
2006-05-10 Dietary folate intake may decrease risk of bladder cancer 0 None
2006-05-10 Stem cell 'fusion' occurs in tumors 0 None
2006-05-10 Impact of optional regulations on heart attack treatment 0 None
2006-05-10 Generosity of health insurance plans varies widely by state 0 None
2006-05-10 Genetic analysis of opioid-induced hyperalgesia 0 None
2006-05-10 St. Jude step towards cure for retinoblastoma 0 None
2006-05-09 Study reveals structure of E. coli multidrug transporter protein 0 None
2006-05-09 Liposuction patients would have the procedure again 0 None
2006-05-09 Women with lung cancer have better lung function than men 0 None
2006-05-09 Movies inaccurately represent comas 0 None
2006-05-09 Statins may improve circulation in the eye 0 None
2006-05-09 That dreadful feeling - most choose more pain sooner rather than less later 0 None
2006-05-09 Effect of family style mealtimes on quality of life, physical performance, and body weight of nursing home residents 0 None
2006-05-09 New insight into the way an embryonic retina cell develops 0 None
2006-05-09 Doctors widely prescribe drugs without adequate scrutiny 0 None
2006-05-09 Off-label prescribing common, often not backed by data 0 None
2006-05-09 Corticosteroids may be linked to an increased risk for atrial fibrillation 0 None
2006-05-09 Treatment with intravenous and oral antiviral medications may help relieve nerve pain related to shingles 0 None
2006-05-09 Social stress prompts hamsters to overeat 0 None
2006-05-09 Autopsy study of mild cognitive impairment 0 None
2006-05-09 Europe wide study to examine causes of asthma 0 None
2006-05-09 Ethnic differences in risks of adverse reactions to drugs used in cardiovascular medicine 0 None
2006-05-09 Cardiovascular disease impact varies according to age, gender, other factors 0 None
2006-05-08 Circulating tumor cells in the bone marrow of patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma may be prognostic of outcome 0 None
2006-05-08 Childhood arthritis increases the risk of fractures 0 None
2006-05-08 NYU pediatric neurosurgeon reports on 25 children with tuberous sclerosis 0 None
2006-05-08 Study highlights increased passive smoking risk at home 0 None
2006-05-08 Diffusion tensor imaging provides clearer picture of cannabis effect on brain 0 None
2006-05-08 Smokers more likely to receive jolt from defibrillators 0 None
2006-05-08 Urgent effort underway to learn how diabetes increases heart disease risk 0 None
2006-05-08 Does age matter in selection of treatment for men with early-stage prostate cancer? 0 None
2006-05-08 Selecting patients for breast conserving therapy: The importance of lobular histology 0 None
2006-05-08 Trial of hepatitis C vaccine underway 0 None
2006-05-08 fMRI used to show dread responses in brain 0 None
2006-05-04 Significant changes in tumor growth can be detected through short interval follow-up 0 None
2006-05-04 Patients have high expectations about breast cancer screening mammography 0 None
2006-05-03 Cancer cure worth $50 trillion 0 None
2006-05-03 The efficacy and safety of Rituximab in patients with active rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2006-05-03 MRI clues identify stroke victims at risk of skull hemorrhaging 0 None
2006-05-03 Image-guided kidney biopsy can diagnose benign kidney tumors and has a low rate of complications 0 None
2006-05-03 Reward-motivated learning: mesolimbic activation precedes memory formation 0 None
2006-05-03 Gay men who are HIV-positive rarely regret revealing their health status to others 0 None
2006-05-03 Cancer survivors in Norway have normal living conditions 0 None
2006-05-03 A new fast-melting oral formulation of desmopressin 0 None
2006-05-03 Hormone therapy still the most effective for menopause symptoms 0 None
2006-05-03 Underage and abusive drinkers very profitable for the alcohol industry 0 None
2006-05-03 Antidepressant suicide risk up five times for seniors 0 None
2006-05-03 Bronchial thermoplasty offers significant improvement for asthmatics 0 None
2006-05-03 Verbal medical order errors reduced to zero 0 None
2006-05-03 SLU Liver Center to study effectiveness of tenofovir in treating hepatitis B 0 None
2006-05-03 Saint Louis University hunt for a Hepatitis C vaccine 0 None
2006-05-03 Percutaneous cryoablation is a safe method for treating kidney tumors 0 None
2006-05-03 Therapeutic gene suspected to cause cancer 0 None
2006-05-03 Different methods of cooking vegetables could vary their effects on dental erosion 0 4
2006-05-03 MR cystography accurate and safe for vesicoureteral reflux screening 0 None
2006-05-03 Passive smoking associated with behavior problems in children and pre-teens 0 None
2006-05-03 More effective influenza vaccine 0 None
2006-05-03 MDCT urography shows potential for detecting bladder cancer without surgery 0 None
2006-05-03 Study helps explain why aerobic training helps heart failure patients 0 None
2006-05-03 Low radiation dose still means successful interventional procedures 0 None
2006-05-03 African American men have fewer, less severe coronary obstructions than white males 0 None
2006-05-03 Importance of relative measures in policy on health inequalities 0 None
2006-05-03 Varenicline could increase number who quit smoking 0 None
2006-05-03 Virtual reality simulation technology improves carotid angiography skills 0 None
2006-05-03 Olanzapine appears to lower or delay full-blown psychosis 0 None
2006-05-03 Inflammation markers identify fatigue in breast cancer survivors 0 None
2006-05-03 New technique reduces radiation exposure by 60 percent in abdominal CT of children 0 None
2006-05-03 CT colonography even safer than previously thought 0 None
2006-05-03 Compensation by tumor suppressor genes during retinal development in mice and humans 0 5
2006-05-03 Heart risks from Vioxx happen much earlier than believed 0 None
2006-05-03 Link between perceived neighborhood safety and BMI 0 None
2006-05-03 Parents rarely use baby gates 0 None
2006-05-03 Percutaneous image-guided biopsy of renal masses is safe and accurate 0 None
2006-05-03 Progressive histological damage in liver allografts following pediatric liver transplantation 0 None
2006-05-03 Elevated serum alanine aminotransferase activity and calculated risk of coronary heart disease in the U.S. 0 None
2006-05-03 New study describes molecular basis of NeuroAIDS 0 None
2006-05-03 Outcome of patients with hepatitis B and HIV infections referred for liver transplantation 0 None
2006-05-03 Periodontitis and plasma C-reactive protein during pregnancy 0 None
2006-05-03 New drug lixivaptan reduces excess fluid build-up in patients with congestive heart failure 0 5
2006-05-03 Surgeons exhibit the lowest level of teamwork and nurses the highest in the operating room 0 None
2006-05-03 Identification of CPT1c gene that the brain needs to manage body weight 0 None
2006-05-03 Obesity in the U.S. greatly underestimated 0 None
2006-05-03 Researchers recommend national uniform newborn screening tests 0 None
2006-05-03 Etanercept and chemo might reduce fatigue in cancer patients 0 None
2006-05-03 Study looks at the cellular basis for immune activation in fatigued breast cancer survivors 0 None
2006-05-03 Accuracy of PET-CT for detecting recurrent ovarian cancer is high 0 None
2006-05-03 Coronal reformatted images speed radiologist's body CT readings 0 None
2006-05-03 Completion of therapy by Medicare patients with stage III colon cance 0 None
2006-05-03 Evidence-based treatments for alcohol dependence 0 None
2006-05-03 Study highlights the benefits of a clinic that specializes in the needs of obese patients with metabolic syndrome 0 None
2006-05-03 Chemotherapy regimen predicts steatohepatitis and an increase in 90-day mortality after surgery for hepatic colorectal metastases 0 None
2006-05-03 Lung function decline and outcomes in an adult population 0 None
2006-05-03 New vaccine against lethal avian influenza virus shows promise 0 None
2006-05-03 Combined pharmacotherapies and behavioral interventions for alcohol dependence 0 None
2006-05-03 Lipoxin A4 regulates bronchial epithelial cell responses to acid injury 0 None
2006-05-03 The association of physicians' religious characteristics with their attitudes and self-reported behaviors regarding religion in the clinical encounter 0 None
2006-05-03 Drug combo significantly more effective in reducing dyspepsia in arthritis patients 0 None
2006-05-03 Link between colicky babies and postpartum depression 0 None
2006-05-03 CT angiography is highly accurate in detecting high-grade artery stenosis 0 None
2006-05-03 Dimensional analysis of the concept of obesity 0 None
2006-05-03 Short-course postexposure antibiotic prophylaxis combined with vaccination protects against experimental inhalational anthrax 0 None
2006-05-03 The 30-year natural history of type 1 diabetes complications 0 None
2006-05-03 Initial experience of FDG-PET/CT guided IMRT of head and neck carcinoma 0 None
2006-05-03 Early myocardial enhancement defects (dark spots) on multidetector CT are valuable predictors of myocardial viability 0 None
2006-05-02 Risk of secondary malignancies in testicular cancer 0 None
2006-05-02 Do symptoms correlate with cystoscopic findings in newly diagnosed PBS/IC? 0 None
2006-05-02 Does an association between prostate cancer and military service in Vietnam exist? 0 None
2006-05-02 British healthier than Americans in middle-age 0 None
2006-05-02 Significant number of women believe their children are normal weight when they are actually overweight 0 None
2006-05-02 Ability to complete quarter-mile walk a powerful predictor of health outcomes in elderly 0 None
2006-05-02 Study investigates early biology of HIV infection 0 None
2006-05-01 Peplin announces positive results of skin cancer trial 0 None
2006-04-28 Polycomb proteins key factors in influencing the direction of embryonic stem cell development 0 None
2006-04-26 Discovery brings embryonic stem cell medicine a step closer 0 None
2006-04-26 Studies indicate stem cells are flexible enough to become any cell in the body 0 None
2006-04-26 Studies indicate stem cells are flexible enough to become any cell in the body 0 None
2006-04-26 Enhancing the function of the protein SOCS3 could be a more effective way to regulate cell responses 0 None
2006-04-26 Caspase-12 antagonists could potentially be useful in the treatment of sepsis and other inflammatory and immune disorders 0 None
2006-04-24 Groups better at solving problems than individuals 0 None
2006-04-24 Non-Smokers with lung cancer respond better to treatment than smokers 0 None
2006-04-23 Study reveals findings on how insulin-producing beta cells grow and function 0 None
2006-04-23 Link between expectancy, visual cues and the desire to smoke 0 None
2006-04-23 Arf gene loss enhances oncogenicity and limits imatinib response in mouse models of Bcr-Abl-induced acute lymphoblastic leukemia 0 None
2006-04-23 Hypnotherapy relieves chest pain not linked to heart disease 0 None
2006-04-23 Sex not such a happy experience in male-dominated societies 0 None
2006-04-20 No alarm on fluoride: cancer risk unproven 0 None
2006-04-20 Teenage girls prioritise travel, study and home ownership above marriage and motherhood 0 None
2006-04-20 Corticosteroids do not improve survival in patients with late-stage acute respiratory distress syndrome 0 None
2006-04-20 Study into whether folic acid and other B vitamins can help slow dementia 0 None
2006-04-20 Popular antidepressants may affect fetus 0 None
2006-04-20 Genetic data from an island population proves to be a useful tool in understanding disease 0 None
2006-04-20 Forearm support reduces pain linked to computer use 0 None
2006-04-20 Religious orientation influences elderly's fear of death 0 None
2006-04-19 Seniors unhappy in marriage risk ill health 0 None
2006-04-19 Breast implants safer than first thought when it comes to breast cancer 0 None
2006-04-19 Amalgam fillings not so risky after all 0 None
2006-04-19 New orthostatic hypotension treatment reduces symptoms without causing high blood pressure 0 None
2006-04-19 Study shows results of tight glucose control 0 None
2006-04-19 National Autism Association points out possible conflicts of interest in new study denying epidemic rise in autism rates 0 None
2006-04-19 Commercial fishermen do not face significant health risks from routine occupational exposure to Pfiesteria in estuaries 0 None
2006-04-19 Breast implants shown to be associated with a decreased breast cancer risk 0 None
2006-04-19 Rising costs and new Government accounting standards could threaten status quo of relatively generous public-sector benefit 0 None
2006-04-19 Steep decline in competition in the nation's health insurance markets 0 None
2006-04-19 Study could lead to development of differential treatments for pain in men versus women 0 5
2006-04-19 Gender equality leads to better sex lives for over 40's 0 None
2006-04-19 White girls become less depressed as they age while black girls continue feeling the same 0 None
2006-04-19 Higher levels of education associated with a lower prevalence of coronary artery calcium 0 None
2006-04-18 Patching for corneal abrasion 0 None
2006-04-18 Tongue scraping for treating halitosis 0 None
2006-04-18 Herbal medicines may be as effective as pain medication for short-term low back pain 0 None
2006-04-18 Music may be a good complement to pain-relief drugs 0 None
2006-04-18 Higher levels of education are associated with a lower prevalence of coronary artery calcium 0 None
2006-04-18 Study shows mercury amalgam fillings pose no health concerns for children 0 None
2006-04-18 Functional limitations in elderly female cancer survivors 0 None
2006-04-18 Oral misoprostol for induction of labour 0 None
2006-04-18 Short acting insulin analogues versus regular human insulin in patients with diabetes mellitus 0 None
2006-04-18 Breast implants not associated with an increased risk of cancer 0 None
2006-04-18 Microarray analysis could lead to better understanding of mechanisms underlying the genetic propensity toward excessive drinking 0 None
2006-04-18 Antibiotics for exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 0 None
2006-04-18 Buprenorphine is more effective than clonidine at helping people withdraw from opioids 0 None
2006-04-18 Inhaled corticosteroids ease asthma symptoms 0 None
2006-04-18 Outcomes good for robotic radical prostatectomy in overweight and obese patients 0 None
2006-04-18 Burch colposuspension prevents De Novo incontinence after abdominal sacrocolpopexy 0 None
2006-04-18 Less chance of Alzheimer's when you follow a Mediterranean diet 0 None
2006-04-18 Ginger shown to zap ovarian cancer cells 0 None
2006-04-18 One melanoma means there's a 15% risk of another 0 None
2006-04-18 It's a vicious circle - exposure to stress causes anxiety and depression 0 None
2006-04-18 Less antibiotic use in food animals leads to less drug resistance in people 0 None
2006-04-18 Important new global mechanism for gene repression 0 None
2006-04-18 STEPPS group treatment for borderline personality disorder in The Netherlands 0 None
2006-04-18 Smoking causes far more cancer deaths in Asian-Americans than previously thought 0 None
2006-04-18 Significant differences in the patterns of mammography by race and ethnicity 0 None
2006-04-18 Ketogenic diet may prevent the progression of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 0 None
2006-04-18 Common gene variation associated with an increased risk for obesity 0 None
2006-04-18 Only 43 percent of older people with diabetes receive medicines that could protect their heart and kidneys 0 None
2006-04-18 Mediterranean diet reduces risk of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2006-04-18 Infants develop faster when mothers socialize with them 0 None
2006-04-18 Locally injected steroids may not do much good for chronic headache pain 0 None
2006-04-18 Study finds nationwide increase in antipsychotic medications used for children with ADHD 0 None
2006-04-18 Osteoporosis drug Raloxifene shown to be as effective as Tamoxifen in preventing invasive breast cancer 0 None
2006-04-18 Significant variations in costs generated by surgeons under controlled circumstances 0 None
2006-04-18 Researchers release results of (STAR) breast cancer prevention trial 0 None
2006-04-17 Federal monitoring system underestimates work-related injury and illness 0 None
2006-04-17 Study is the first to show that stature influences atrial fibrillation risk 0 None
2006-04-17 Almost half of elderly Beijing residents have metabolic syndrome 0 None
2006-04-17 Placental growth factor may help body repair heart attack damage 0 None
2006-04-17 Saccharide complexes improve binding of Pentosanpolysulfate and Heparin to bladder epithelium 0 None
2006-04-17 Single-dose Carboplatin comparable to prophylactic radiotherapy for stage I seminoma 0 None
2006-04-17 New method to estimate cancer survival 0 None
2006-04-17 Evista may be a better option than Tamoxifen for reducing breast cancer risk 0 None
2006-04-16 Genetic testing helps diagnose Long QT syndrome 1 5
2006-04-16 Nimesulide fights breast cancer by targeting key enzyme 0 None
2006-04-16 First gene therapy human trial in the United States for a form of muscular dystrophy under way 0 3
2006-04-16 Soymilk proves a popular option for lactose intolerant students 0 None
2006-04-16 Prevalence of obesity in the United States 0 None
2006-04-16 Excessive adiposity, calorie restriction, and aging 0 None
2006-04-16 Do the obese know they are obese? 0 None
2006-04-16 Diabetes: Translating the chronic care model into the community 0 None
2006-04-13 Telithromycin antibiotic may help reduce some symptoms of a bad asthma attack 0 None
2006-04-13 How "good" are those fries? It depends where you live! 0 None
2006-04-13 Stress-induced, high levels of corticotropin-releasing factor might be responsible for binge behaviour and addiction 0 None
2006-04-13 Direct link between high cholesterol levels and prostate cancer 0 None
2006-04-13 Cholesterol-lowering drug might not promote healthy hearts 0 None
2006-04-13 Dwindling time fuels happier outlook 0 None
2006-04-13 Ingredient in red chili pepper has cancer-fighting properties 0 5
2006-04-13 Imaging of breast cancer diagnosed and treated with chemotherapy during pregnancy 0 3
2006-04-13 Hormone therapy associated with increased risk of breast cancer among black women 0 None
2006-04-13 Angiotension-converting enzyme inhibitors may reduce cardiovascular risk 0 None
2006-04-13 Finding a cure for cancer would be worth about $50 trillion 0 None
2006-04-13 Trial of low-dose Isotretinoin for prevention of second primary tumors in head and neck cancer patients 0 None
2006-04-13 No evidence that taking estrogen alone increases the risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women 0 None
2006-04-13 Europe slow to implement infant pneumococcal vaccine programmes 0 None
2006-04-13 Advances in chemotherapy significantly reduce risk of disease recurrence in breast cancer patients 0 None
2006-04-13 Active ingredient in soy may explain why Asians have lower rates of obesity and cancer 0 None
2006-04-13 Cystamine and cysteamine increase brain levels of BDNF in Huntington disease via HSJ1b and transglutaminase 0 None
2006-04-13 Does marketing products as remedies create 'get out of jail free cards'? 0 None
2006-04-13 Regulatory focus and efficacy of health messages 0 None
2006-04-13 Maintaining high blood pressure treatment may reduce the risk of dementia in old age 0 None
2006-04-13 A drink or two a day may be associated with better cognitive function in women 0 None
2006-04-13 People are more willing to lie to coworkers than to strangers 0 None
2006-04-13 Cardiocerebral resuscitation improves survival of patients with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest 0 None
2006-04-13 New risks identified after early breast cancer 0 None
2006-04-13 Obesity is most costly lifestyle health risk–especially for women 0 None
2006-04-13 Sildenafil improves blood flow after heart attack in an animal model 0 None
2006-04-13 Sexy media matters 0 None
2006-04-12 How you wake up might explain near death experiences 0 None
2006-04-12 Prostate cancer risk linked to high cholesterol 0 None
2006-04-11 Review examines the management of radiotherapy induced rectourethal fistula 0 None
2006-04-11 Usage and outcomes of primary androgen deprivation therapy for localized prostate cancer 0 None
2006-04-11 Interstitial cystitis average cost in first year after diagnosis $3000 or more 0 5
2006-04-11 Study assesses formularies across Medicare drug plans 0 None
2006-04-11 Oral post-surgical complications following the administration of bisphosphonates given for osteopenia related to malignancy 0 None
2006-04-11 Dasatinib provides significant benefit in chronic myeloid leukemia patients resistant to Gleevec 0 None
2006-04-11 Teens turn to pot after parental bust-ups 0 None
2006-04-11 Birth order has no effect on intelligence 0 None
2006-04-11 Adolescents with unhealthy weight-control behaviors more likely to be overweight five years later 0 None
2006-04-11 Estrogen-alone hormone therapy does not increase the risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women 0 None
2006-04-11 Mount Sinai launches CombiRx trial to treat relapsing-remitting Multiple Sclerosis 0 None
2006-04-11 We use news to regulate our moods 0 None
2006-04-11 Stem cells can repair damaged spinal tissue and help restore function in rats with spinal cord injuries 0 None
2006-04-11 A new study shows unbelted crash occupants represent 68 percent of patients dying in emergency departments 0 None
2006-04-11 Disclosure of physicians' financial incentives may increase patient trust 0 None
2006-04-11 Similarities and differences in outcomes of cirrhosis due to nonalcoholic steatohepatitis and hepatitis C 0 None
2006-04-11 Researchers determine factors that turn on protein production in bacteria 0 None
2006-04-11 Losartan can prevent progression of Marfan syndrome 0 5
2006-04-11 Alcohol use, tobacco use and male gender associated with an earlier onset of colorectal cancer 0 None
2006-04-11 Fat cells surrounding coronary arteries may play a role in development of heart disease 0 None
2006-04-11 REM state intrusion contributes to near death experiences 0 None
2006-04-11 Alcohol use, comorbidity, and mortality 0 None
2006-04-11 Evidence supporting use of honey as a wound dressing 0 1
2006-04-11 Evaluation of an inactivated subunit H5N1 influenza virus vaccine in humans 0 None
2006-04-11 Passive smoking increases diabetes risk 0 None
2006-04-11 Lack of response to herceptin may be reversed with PI3K inhibiting agents 0 None
2006-04-11 Study illustrates contribution of obesity to decreased mobility in high functioning older women with osteoarthritis 0 None
2006-04-11 Exposure to arsenic in utero and early childhood tied to lung disease and cancer in adults 0 None
2006-04-11 Salivary biomarkers of existing periodontal disease 0 None
2006-04-11 Depression is an often undiagnosed source of suffering for elderly 0 None
2006-04-11 Epstein-Barr virus infection linked to multiple sclerosis 0 None
2006-04-11 A history of stroke is related to a progressive decline in memory 0 None
2006-04-11 Estrogen therapy may increase the risk of venous thrombosis 0 None
2006-04-11 Mild cognitive impairment risk increases as age goes up and years of education go down 0 None
2006-04-11 Genetic variants in estrogen-related genes linked to Parkinson's disease in women 0 None
2006-04-11 Large scale study shows success of epilepsy surgery 2 None
2006-04-11 Antifibrotic effect of hepatocyte growth factor is impaired in lung fibroblasts isolated from African-Americans 0 None
2006-04-11 Evaluation of a shape-based model of human face discrimination using fMRI and behavioral techniques 0 None
2006-04-10 Exposure to secondhand smoke raises the risk of diabetes 0 None
2006-04-10 Silicone breast implants leak platinum into the body 0 1
2006-04-10 Assessment of health-related quality of life in children with cancer: consistency and agreement between parent and child reports 0 None
2006-04-10 Protein loss linked to colon polyp risk from growth hormone 0 None
2006-04-10 Risk of invasive breast carcinoma among women diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ and lobular carcinoma in situ 0 None
2006-04-07 Proteins could help predict whether moles will progress into melanoma 0 None
2006-04-07 Type 2 diabetics' urine acidity increases risk for kidney stones 0 None
2006-04-07 Mature-rated video games can include content not noted on the game box 0 None
2006-04-07 Ceftriaxone may help fight dementia in HIV patients 0 None
2006-04-07 Fish oil may help protect against age-related macular degeneration 0 None
2006-04-07 Early intervention is a critical consideration in efforts to preserve the musculoskeletal system after spinal cord injury 0 None
2006-04-07 Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy as an indicator of liver and biliary diseases 0 None
2006-04-07 Abdominal fat more significant than overall weight in exercise-induced shortness of breath 0 None
2006-04-07 Study of predictors of vitamin D status and cancer incidence and mortality in men 0 None
2006-04-06 Carbon monoxide inhibitor controls traumatic bleeding 0 None
2006-04-06 More than a billion may suffer from vitamin D deficiency 0 None
2006-04-06 Scientists gauge pain in premature babies 0 None
2006-04-06 Mankind benefits from eating less meat 0 None
2006-04-06 Peptide for myocardial infarction proves to be safe 0 None
2006-04-06 Doctors must listen when patients talk of a failing memory 0 None
2006-04-06 Drug trial disaster will discourage future volunteers 0 None
2006-04-06 Long-term clinical follow up of children with primary vesicoureteric reflux 0 None
2006-04-06 Inflammation cuts both ways 0 None
2006-04-06 Thermal injury induced insulin resistance is associated with the renin-angiotensin system 0 None
2006-04-06 Link between bacteria found in the mouth and the amniotic fluid of a woman in preterm labor 0 None
2006-04-06 Trends over a decade of pediatric liver transplantation in the U.S. 0 None
2006-04-06 Healthy lifestyle changes reduce high blood pressure 0 None
2006-04-06 Largest study of nurses and midwives ever attempted in the world 0 None
2006-04-06 Vegetables slow growth of prostate cancer in mice 0 None
2006-04-05 Quinolone use has surpased Sulfa antibiotics for the treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infections in women 0 None
2006-04-05 Ingredient in red peppers inhibits prostate cancer in laboratory studies 0 None
2006-04-05 Sticking to lifestyle changes will reduce high blood pressure risk 0 None
2006-04-04 Study questions health benefits of moderate drinking 0 None
2006-04-04 Celebrex appears to prevent colon cancer 0 None
2006-04-04 Sex in the media aimed at teens encourages promiscuity 2 4.6
2006-04-04 Vegetarian diets most effective for weight loss 0 None
2006-04-04 Higher self awareness of memory difficulties may be associated with brain function decline over time 0 None
2006-04-04 Prostate drug doxazosin blocks receptor in heart muscle, increasing risk of heart failure 0 5
2006-04-04 ICG value accurately predicts outcomes in adult living-donor liver transplantation 0 None
2006-04-04 Study provides important insights into how different modes of training reduce muscle injury 0 None
2006-04-04 Regular consumption of either black or green tea may reduce risk of Alzheimer's 0 None
2006-04-04 Fish oil significantly reduces production of various prostaglandins that accentuate inflammation and thrombosis 0 None
2006-04-04 Study examines behavioral changes that occur after a person heavily drinks as an adolescent 0 4
2006-04-04 Prenatal vitamins are important for the health and well-being of both mother and child 0 None
2006-04-04 Genetic clues to longevity 0 None
2006-04-04 High levels of HDL cholesterol more important than low levels of LDL in protecting against heart attack 0 None
2006-04-04 First study of uterine fibroid embolization to treat post-menopausal women 0 None
2006-04-04 Nrf2 gene findings may offer therapeutic potential for sepsis treatment 0 None
2006-04-04 Cancer virus protein p13 needed for successful infection and reproduction 0 None
2006-04-04 If you're middle age and sleep five or less hours a night, you may be increasing your risk of developing high blood pressure 0 None
2006-04-04 Johns Hopkins scientists identify genes in fruitflies that may shed light on human cancer spread 0 None
2006-04-04 Hormone brain natriuretic peptide can predict pulmonary hypertension 0 None
2006-04-04 Body weight alone is not a sufficient indicator of higher risk of mortality in men 0 None
2006-04-04 Protein in urine may point to more sensitive screening tests for women with ovarian cancer 0 None
2006-04-04 Combination of salmeterol and fluticasone propionate cuts inflammatory cells in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 0 3
2006-04-04 Study demonstrates decreased neural specialization in the ventral visual cortex in older adults 0 None
2006-04-04 Regular use of COX-2 inhibitors may reduce the risk of breast cancer 0 None
2006-04-04 Radiofrequency ablation is as effective as surgery for small liver tumors 0 None
2006-04-04 Panitumumab shows promise for patients with colorectal cancer 0 None
2006-04-04 Functional magnetic resonance imaging can predict effectiveness of cognitive behavior therapy for treating depression 0 None
2006-04-04 Sociocultural factors that affect pregnancy outcomes in two dissimilar immigrant groups in the United States 0 None
2006-04-04 Quality of care provided for elderly osteoarthritic patients needs improvement 0 None
2006-04-04 Caudal raphe or the hypoglossal nucleus or both together play roles in sleep apnea 0 None
2006-04-04 Novel approach to creating a vaccine to treat melanoma 0 None
2006-04-04 Offline persistence of memory-related cerebral activity during active wakefulnes 0 None
2006-04-04 Moderate alcohol intake stimulates tumor angiogenesis and expression of vascular endothelial growth factor in a mouse model 0 None
2006-04-04 Delaying urgery decreases survival for bladder cancer patients 0 None
2006-04-04 Researchers reverse juvenile diabetes in animal model 0 None
2006-04-04 Pine nut oil boosts appetite suppressors 0 None
2006-04-04 Researchers narrow search for effective prostate cancer biomarkers 0 None
2006-04-04 College girls practice unhealthy behaviours, such as smoking or skipping breakfast, to lose weight 0 None
2006-04-04 Robotic device appears to be more precise than conventional catheter ablation devices for atrial fibrillation 0 None
2006-04-04 Shape and function of the heart improves with apnea treatment 0 None
2006-04-04 Majority of young people with ADHD use their medications appropriately 0 None
2006-04-04 Pigs help study of links between polycystic ovary syndrome, obesity, cardiovascular disease and diabetes 0 None
2006-04-04 HOXB13 and IL17BR genes predict outcome for breast cancer patients 0 None
2006-04-04 Antioxidant therapy will be useful for women with pre-eclampsia 0 None
2006-04-04 Link between lead and osteoporosis strengthens 0 None
2006-04-04 Effects of weight training on quality of life in recent breast cancer survivors 0 None
2006-04-04 Why do men choose one prostate cancer treatment over another? 0 None
2006-04-04 Targeting the inflamed synovium: The quest for specificity 0 None
2006-04-04 Mesenchymal multipotency of adult human periosteal cells demonstrated by single-cell lineage analysis 0 None
2006-04-04 Targeting of angiogenic endothelial cells at sites of inflammation by Dexamethasone Phosphate-containing RGD peptide liposomes inhibits experimental arthritis 0 None
2006-04-04 New clinical trial to test different strengths of a vaccine designed to fight avian influenza 0 None
2006-04-04 Natural killer cells and antibody-based immune function 0 None
2006-04-04 Immune response protects against brain tumor development 0 None
2006-04-04 New biomarkers could help detect ovarian cancer much earlier 0 None
2006-04-04 Study demonstrates the importance of familial factors in the general development of cancer 0 None
2006-04-03 Study on the rise of Autism creates debate 0 None
2006-04-03 Using a mobile phone for long periods may raise risk of brain tumours 0 None
2006-04-03 Randomized trial shows patient-delivered partner treatment superior to partner referral in male urethritis 0 None
2006-04-03 Studies show HPV testing is more sensitive than current screening methods 0 None
2006-04-03 Omega-3 fatty acids inhibit the growth of liver cancer cells 0 None
2006-04-03 Black and Hispanic parents of children with special heath care needs dissatisfied with health care for special needs children 0 None
2006-04-03 Laughter is the best medicine 0 None
2006-04-03 UV light has "feel-good" effects that may be similar to those of some addictive drugs 0 None
2006-04-03 St. Jude develop relatively simple and inexpensive test for acute lymphoblastic leukemia 0 None
2006-04-03 Doctors able to predict recurrence of high-risk breast cancers 0 None
2006-03-31 Raspberries - a better source of antioxidants 0 None
2006-03-31 Full-scale experiment designed to bring about tooth decay 0 None
2006-03-31 Serum tumor markers predict extravesical disease in clinical stage T2 bladder cancer 0 None
2006-03-31 Underutilization of partial nephrectomy for localized renal cell carcinoma in the U.S. 0 None
2006-03-31 Just when you thought that glass of wine did you good! 0 None
2006-03-31 Power of prayer not proven when it comes to illness 0 None
2006-03-31 Two released from hospital after drug trial horror 0 None
2006-03-30 GlaxoSmithKline announces start of clinical trials to test two pandemic vaccines against the H5N1 0 None
2006-03-30 Radical prostatectomy QoL outcomes can be obtained in single-surgeon practices 0 None
2006-03-30 Treatment reduces gastric ulcers in at-risk patients using long-term NSAIDS 0 5
2006-03-29 Being old and lonely ups the blood pressure 0 None
2006-03-28 Alcohol combined with energy drink won't make you less drunk 0 None
2006-03-28 Most cancer victims unaware of anti-angiogenesis 0 None
2006-03-28 Horse anti-serum effectively protects H5N1 infected mice 0 None
2006-03-28 Novel therapy for chronic graft-versus-host disease 0 None
2006-03-28 Study on fruit flies offers new approach to understand human response to viral infections 0 None
2006-03-28 First trial to combine a biologic agent with a conventional chemotherapy agent for the treatment of ovarian cancer 0 None
2006-03-28 Discovery of a gene that drives anthrax bacteria's toxic effects 0 None
2006-03-28 Smokers assume false sense of safety from ads for low nicotine cigarettes 0 None
2006-03-28 Sodium hyaluronate shown to help chronic shoulder pain 0 None
2006-03-28 No evidence that early episodes of schizophrenia without medication result in long-term harm 0 None
2006-03-28 Accuracy of magnetic resonance imaging for the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis 0 None
2006-03-28 Study shows patients regain hand function when given cortical stimulation with rehab 0 None
2006-03-28 Determining the risk of ovarian malignancy in postmenopausal women with abnormal findings in the PLCO screening trial 0 None
2006-03-27 MRI study shows way to prevent development of degenerative brain diseases 0 None
2006-03-27 Novel therapy for chronic graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) using Rituximab 0 None
2006-03-27 Children of men with stressful jobs more likely to commit suicide 0 None
2006-03-27 Study finds no clear benefit of omega 3 fats on health 0 None
2006-03-27 Cognitive processes related to gait velocity 0 None
2006-03-27 Aspirin therapy offers equal heart-protection to both men and women 0 3
2006-03-27 Link between alcohol abuse and dependence with medical conditions in two American Indian reservation communities 0 None
2006-03-27 Effects of energy drink ingestion on alcohol intoxication 0 None
2006-03-27 Marital strain appears to matter for health as individuals age 0 None
2006-03-27 Hope for alcoholics with Korsakoff Syndrome 0 None
2006-03-27 The use of record linkage to examine alcohol use in pregnancy 0 None
2006-03-27 Innovative sensing tool used to investigate adenosine triposphate release and its role in cystic fibrosis 0 None
2006-03-27 Weight training significantly improves the quality of life of women recently treated for breast cancer 0 None
2006-03-27 Cognitive processes related to gait velocity: results from the Einstein Again study 0 None
2006-03-27 Grape seed extract appears to lower blood pressure 0 None
2006-03-26 Regular exercise closes the fitness gap between young and old 0 None
2006-03-23 Salvage radiation therapy for PSA recurrence following radical prostatectomy 0 None
2006-03-23 Study investigates how age relates to survival outcome in patients with early stage breast cancer 0 None
2006-03-23 Not all breast cancers' risk are increased by Hormone Replacement Therapy 0 None
2006-03-23 Long term reduction in LDL cholesterol dramatically reduces risk of heart disease 0 None
2006-03-23 Cell therapy slows progression of metachromatic leukodystrophy 0 None
2006-03-23 Scandanavians shed new light on muscle efficiency 0 None
2006-03-23 Achieving the gold standard in breast cancer care is possible 0 None
2006-03-23 Trial of paclitaxel with or without bevacizumab as first-line therapy for locally recurrent or metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2006-03-23 Raloxifene shows potential benefits in treating prostate cancer 0 None
2006-03-23 No evidence that early episodes of schizophrenia without medication result in long-term harm 0 None
2006-03-23 Divergent behavioral roles of angiotensin receptor intracellular signaling cascades 0 None
2006-03-23 Zinc's role in Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2006-03-23 Study first to document cumulative effect of racial, sexual harrassment 0 None
2006-03-23 Dry umbilical cord care in developing countries should be reconsidered 0 None
2006-03-23 Low-dose aspirin lowers potential for clot-forming blood cells - in both men and women 0 None
2006-03-23 Increase in Vitamin E tied to fewer in utero deaths 0 None
2006-03-23 Average pregnancy in the U.S. is now 39 weeks 0 None
2006-03-23 Delayed prostate cancer intervention in low risk patients may not decrease ultimate chance for cure 0 None
2006-03-23 Do older people quit smoking for the wrong reasons? 0 None
2006-03-22 Latest diabetic medications more costly, but users have fewer hospital visits 0 None
2006-03-22 First evidence that dendritic cells show unprecedented sensitivity to thimerosal 0 None
2006-03-22 Children's earliest words stem from what interests them 0 None
2006-03-22 The birth of words: Ten-month-olds learn words through perceptual salience 0 None
2006-03-22 Positron emission tomography identifies esophageal cancer patients who will respond well to treatment 0 None
2006-03-22 Americans are eating safer! 0 None
2006-03-21 Angina is more dangerous for women than was previously thought 1 None
2006-03-21 Swedish scientists move closer to a cancer vaccine 0 None
2006-03-21 Smokefree bars policy in New Zealand shows economic and health benefits 0 None
2006-03-21 Computerized tomography guided percutaneous renal cryoablation with the patient under conscious sedation 0 None
2006-03-21 Mammography rates better with shared care 0 None
2006-03-21 Study identifies patients at risk for sudden cardiac death 0 None
2006-03-21 Early blood pressure treatment with candesartan may postpone hypertension 0 None
2006-03-21 Study shows that cell transplantation therapy may improve brain receptor function in patients who suffered from cerebral stroke 0 None
2006-03-21 Genetic differences between males and females might be evened out at the rim of the nucleus 0 None
2006-03-21 High blood pressure declines and remains low after bariatric surgery 0 None
2006-03-21 Older patients and those who undergo duodenal switch have an increased complications following bariatric surgery 0 None
2006-03-21 Facial injections of polylactic acid may help improve loss of fat in the face associated with HIV infection 0 None
2006-03-21 Finasteride combined with oral contraceptives may improve female hair loss 0 None
2006-03-21 Hand eczema caused by soaps in the workplace may lead to unemployment or prolonged sick leaves 0 None
2006-03-21 Low-income patients with treatable cardiac risk factors may benefit from telemedicine 0 None
2006-03-21 Scientists identify microRNAs that appear to play a role in the development of platelets 0 None
2006-03-21 Rapamycin (sirolimus) may be effective in treating kidney disease 0 None
2006-03-21 Bariatric surgery may reduce risk of heart disease 0 None
2006-03-21 New brain chemical test to predict heart attack yet appropriately used 0 None
2006-03-21 Inhibiting gamma secretase may prevent amyloid plaque build-up thought to trigger Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2006-03-21 Volcanic mineral called erionite linked to mesothelioma 0 None
2006-03-21 Some patients may no longer need hypertensive medications after bariatric surgery 0 None
2006-03-21 Donepezil (Aricept) helps cognitive function in brain tumor patients after radiation 0 5
2006-03-20 Genetic factors underlie alcohol consumption and may also contribute to nicotine addiction 0 None
2006-03-20 Early treatment with pharmacological therapy may reduce hypertension 0 None
2006-03-20 Atorvastatin could prove an effective therapy for multiple sclerosis 0 None
2006-03-20 Religion and spiritual characteristics related to depression among young physicians 0 None
2006-03-20 Human papillomavirus may be a risk factor in developing squamous cell carcinoma 0 None
2006-03-20 Carotid stenting beneficial for patients with disease but no symptoms 0 None
2006-03-20 A putative RNA-interference-based immune system in prokaryotes 0 None
2006-03-20 Long-term treatment effective in preventing future depressive episodes 0 None
2006-03-20 Study to Rituximab's potential to preserve insulin production in newly diagnosed type 1 diabetics 0 None
2006-03-20 Association between alcohol-branded merchandise and initiation of alcohol use in teens 0 None
2006-03-19 Hypertension reduced with early intervention 0 None
2006-03-19 Study offers piece of missing link needed in understanding receptor function possibly providing safe, ethical source for replacing brain cells 0 None
2006-03-19 Discovery of common genetic variation in an immune system gene that makes people much more likely to develop psoriasis 0 None
2006-03-19 Ginseng may improve survival and quality of life after a diagnosis of breast cancer 0 None
2006-03-19 Smoking interferes with the brain's ability to recover from the effects of chronic alcohol abuse 0 None
2006-03-19 The effect of mood on how people process information changes greatly as they age 0 None
2006-03-17 Antibody may reduce or eliminate tumors 0 None
2006-03-17 Price tag from Alzheimer's disease will skyrocket over the next 25 years 0 None
2006-03-17 Regular exercise closes the fitness gap between young and old 0 None
2006-03-17 Prostate cancer detected on repeat biopsies have more favorable tumor characteristics but similar recurrence rates 0 None
2006-03-16 Forget the bathroom scales and get out the tape measure! 0 None
2006-03-16 Warning on caffeine loaded sodas and sports drinks 0 None
2006-03-16 Cleaner air equates to a longer life 0 None
2006-03-15 Thrombocytosis: A clinical marker of tumor aggressiveness in renal cell carcinoma 0 None
2006-03-15 Low PSA score after radiation can predict prostate cancer return 0 None
2006-03-15 Link between genetic variation and outcome of antidepressant treatment 0 None
2006-03-15 Older people are far more likely to successfully quit smoking 0 None
2006-03-15 Viewing a person as dishonest or immoral can distort memory 0 None
2006-03-15 Problem gambling runs in families 0 None
2006-03-15 Study explains how brain cells die in patients with Alzheimer's Disease 0 None
2006-03-15 Fondaparinux significantly reduces risk of death for heart attack patients 0 None
2006-03-15 Intensive statin therapy shows promise for inducing regression of coronary atherosclerosis 0 None
2006-03-15 Taking medications to lower blood pressure may be associated with a lower incidence of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2006-03-15 Cognitive impairment appears to be common in Lou Gehrig disease 0 None
2006-03-15 Telephone care and counseling for smoking cessation may help smokers quit 0 None
2006-03-15 Management of diabetic patients in a primary care setting can be improved by an intervention aimed at physicians 0 None
2006-03-15 Association between levels of fine particulate matter pollution and mortality risk 0 None
2006-03-15 Therapy for slightly raised blood pressure delays hypertension 0 None
2006-03-15 Statin drug reverses heart disease 0 None
2006-03-15 Studying the gene-expression profiles of patients with colorectal cancer might help predict their response to chemotherapy 0 None
2006-03-15 Discovery in yeast opens door to new source of information on DNA damage, repair, and cancer 0 None
2006-03-15 Memory, speed of thinking and other cognitive abilities get worse over time with marijuana use 0 None
2006-03-15 Patients can have misguided view of asthma 0 None
2006-03-15 Researchers evaluate efficacy, safety of anti-clotting drugs 0 None
2006-03-15 One stent may be as good as two 0 None
2006-03-15 Cells in mucus from lungs point to a unique screening method that could lead to earlier treatment of lung cancer 0 None
2006-03-15 Impact of a scientific presentation on community treatment patterns for primary breast cancer 0 None
2006-03-15 Human papillomavirus infections and incidence of squamous cell and basal cell carcinomas of the skin 0 None
2006-03-15 The safety and effectiveness of fondaparinux for heart attacks 0 None
2006-03-15 Hospitalized schizophrenics more likely to have complications 0 None
2006-03-15 Capsaicin drives prostate cancer cells to kill themselves 0 None
2006-03-15 The transcription factor MEF/ELF4 regulates the quiescence of primitive hematopoietic cells 0 None
2006-03-15 Scientists have gained valuable new insight into the biology of aggressive, incurable brain tumors 0 None
2006-03-15 Scientists gain better understanding of the behavior of leukemic cells 0 None
2006-03-15 Inefficient cytotoxic T lymphocyte mediated killing of HIV-1 infected cells in vivo 0 None
2006-03-15 Driving times and distances to hospitals with percutaneous coronary intervention in the United States 0 None
2006-03-15 Man-made chemical compound targets and kills tumor cells 0 None
2006-03-14 Partial nephrectomy: urologists need to practice what we preach 0 None
2006-03-14 Nature play before age 11 fosters adult environmental appreciation 0 None
2006-03-14 Bariatric procedure offers long-term reduction in heart risk factors 0 None
2006-03-14 Cardiac resynchronization therapy devices during hospital stays linked to better outcomes 0 None
2006-03-14 Innovative treatment for critical limb ischemia 0 None
2006-03-14 Cells have a natural defense against HIV 0 None
2006-03-14 Creative new therapies for atherosclerotic disease 0 None
2006-03-14 Faxing alerts to physicians not enough to improve antidepressant adherence 0 None
2006-03-14 Valproic acid may help slow the progression of dementia 0 None
2006-03-14 Clopidogrel reduces risk of adverse events for patients with acute coronary syndromes undergoing balloon angioplasty 0 None
2006-03-14 Does body image play a role in risky sexual behavior and attitudes? 0 None
2006-03-14 Diabetics overestimate healthy body weight 0 None
2006-03-14 Can fixing the heart fix the head? 0 None
2006-03-14 Study recommends treatment change for pre-leukemia disease 0 None
2006-03-14 Decitabine improves myelodysplastic syndrome treatment 0 None
2006-03-14 Single dose of oral antibiotic azithromycin taken after trichiasis eye surgery prevents recurrence of inturned eyelashes 0 None
2006-03-14 Intensive cholesterol lowering with a statins can partially reverse the buildup of plaque in the coronary arteries 0 None
2006-03-14 Decitabine improves patient outcomes in myelodysplastic syndromes 0 None
2006-03-13 Mood-swings impair attention and memory 0 None
2006-03-13 How are depression and the inability to express emotions related? 0 None
2006-03-13 Can anger attacks be recognized and prevented? 0 None
2006-03-13 Newly discovered genetic mechanism in poultry can provide more insights to complex diseases 0 None
2006-03-13 Drink up that vino - it stops your teeth falling out! 0 None
2006-03-13 Renal and extrarenal predictors of nephrectomy from The National Trauma Data Bank reviewed 0 None
2006-03-13 New vaccines will protect against cancer 0 None
2006-03-13 Aspirin still the best for reducing the heart attack risk 0 None
2006-03-13 B vitamins and folic acid don't cut the risk of further heart attacks 0 None
2006-03-13 Study reveals mechanisms behind Thiazolidinediones used to treat type 2 diabetes 0 None
2006-03-13 Strategies help keep memory fit in elderly 0 None
2006-03-13 Mental stress induced ischemia more common than thought 0 None
2006-03-13 Link between beverage fluoride and fluorosis of the front teeth 0 None
2006-03-13 Quality medical care should include a patient-centered approach 0 None
2006-03-13 Exposure to toxins from hazardous waste sites may be a significant risk factor for developing primary biliary cirrhosis 0 None
2006-03-13 Elderly people should not be afraid to exercise 0 5
2006-03-13 Sirolimus-releasing stents more effective than vascular brachytherapy for treating restenosis within a stent 0 None
2006-03-13 Using a growth factor to stimulate production of circulating endothelial progenitor cells improves cell production and mobility in arterial disease 0 None
2006-03-13 Hands-free impairs driving 0 None
2006-03-13 Rundown neighborhoods triple risk for disabilities 0 None
2006-03-13 D-cycloserine helps patients learn how to conquer their fears 0 5
2006-03-13 Stents that release the drug paclitaxel to treat stenosis more effective than radiation therapy 0 None
2006-03-13 Health disparities in heart attack hospital transfer patterns 0 None
2006-03-13 Trial explores safety and efficacy of injecting human stem cells directly into the brain to treat fatal pediatric neurodegenerative disorder 0 None
2006-03-13 Influenza-associated hospitalization in a subtropical city 0 None
2006-03-13 Drug-eluting stents best treatment for managing coronary restenosis 0 None
2006-03-09 Positive effects of tight blood glucose control can be seen more than a decade later in diabetics 0 None
2006-03-09 Early periodontal treatment leads to lower medical costs 0 None
2006-03-09 Prevalence and patterns of physiologic muscle uptake detected with whole-body PET 0 None
2006-03-09 Saliva RNA test for oral cancer 0 None
2006-03-09 Yale School of Medicine expands research using transcranial magnetic stimulation for schizophrenia 0 None
2006-03-09 Therapy for metastatic renal cell carcinoma remains inadequate 0 None
2006-03-09 Alfuzosin may improve double-J stent related symptoms 0 1
2006-03-09 Diabetics shown to have increased heart muscle mass 0 None
2006-03-09 Whites have higher blood serum levels of perfluorochemicals than Hispanics and blacks 0 None
2006-03-09 Nebivolol may restore damaged cardiovascular functions in African Americans 0 None
2006-03-09 Chronic fatigue syndrome linked to glandular fever 0 5
2006-03-09 High narcotic use among headache sufferers 0 None
2006-03-09 Reports of doctor shortages are wrong 0 None
2006-03-09 Rheumatoid arthritis does not increase risk of hearing loss 0 None
2006-03-09 Effects of prenatal exposure to pesticides 0 None
2006-03-09 Thalidomide improves remission in myeloma 0 None
2006-03-09 New hepatitis drug much more effective 0 None
2006-03-09 Many nursing home residents have poorly controlled pain due to inadequate medication treatment 0 None
2006-03-09 Repligen commences phase 2 trial of RG2417 for bipolar depression 0 5
2006-03-09 Extraordinarily high rates of untreated mental illness reported by community studies are false 0 None
2006-03-09 Lilly launches phase III trial of Enzastaurin 0 None
2006-03-09 Study supports guidelines for treatment of aortic regurgitation 0 None
2006-03-09 Aspirin is beneficial in a wide range of men for protection against heart disease 0 None
2006-03-09 New way to study proteins in live cells 0 None
2006-03-09 Antiretroviral therapy (ART) should be strongly considered in the management of infants infected with HIV 0 None
2006-03-09 Frontal cortex essential for understanding other people's actions 0 None
2006-03-09 Link between coffee consumption and risk of myocardial infarction greater with certain gene variation 0 None
2006-03-09 Antibiotic not sufficient for treating trachoma in populations with high disease prevalence 0 None
2006-03-09 Novel compound may help fight obesity 0 None
2006-03-09 Depression and anxiety during childhood linked to higher BMI into adulthood for women but not men 1 None
2006-03-09 Teenage girls with depression may have a higher risk of physical abuse by their partners 1 None
2006-03-09 Depressed older adults more likely to develop mild cognitive impairment 0 None
2006-03-09 Test for LDH enzyme may help determine risk factors in sickle cell disease 0 5
2006-03-09 Metabolic switch required for cellular adaptation to hypoxia 0 None
2006-03-09 Exposure to fine particle air pollution significantly increases the risk for cardiovascular and respiratory disease 0 None
2006-03-09 Soy protein, almonds, plant sterol enriched margarines, oats and barley among most effective cholesterol-lowering foods 0 None
2006-03-08 Third of adults are lonely! 0 None
2006-03-08 Relationship between periodonta treatment and overall cost of care for several diseases 0 None
2006-03-08 Primary vesicoureteral reflux detected in neonates with a history of fetal renal pelvis dilatation 0 None
2006-03-08 Is there any role for thalidomide as a monotherapy in the management of metastatic renal cell carcinoma? 0 None
2006-03-08 Short-term exposure to fine particulate matter increases hospital admissions for heart problems 0 None
2006-03-08 Coffee good or bad for you? It depends on your genes! 0 None
2006-03-07 Is partial nephrectomy oncologically safe for tumors greater than 4cm? 0 None
2006-03-07 Clinical implication of routine stone culture in percutaneous nephrolithotomy - A prospective study 0 None
2006-03-07 MannKind initiates two phase 3 studies of inhaled Technosphere insulin 0 None
2006-03-07 Discovery of compound that reduces hallmark lesions of Alzheimer's disease in mice 0 None
2006-03-07 Validation of cardiovascular risk scores in a liver transplant population 0 None
2006-03-07 Study may lead to ways to reduce heart attacks in diabetes patients 0 None
2006-03-07 Gene therapy approach used in creating new arteries for older patients does not appear to cause cancer 0 None
2006-03-07 Study looks at how two forms of vitamin E affect the health of animal cells 0 None
2006-03-07 Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids may influence mood, personality and behavior 0 None
2006-03-07 A less active brain serotonin system is associated with early hardening of the arteries 0 None
2006-03-07 Study reveals most common causes of allergic contact dermatitis 0 None
2006-03-07 Acute stress boosts flu shot response in women 0 None
2006-03-07 Hostile women more likely to have atherosclerosis 0 None
2006-03-07 Cutting out the sodas equals weight loss for teens 0 5
2006-03-07 Passionate kissing a danger for those with allergies 0 None
2006-03-07 Skinny fashion not to blame, anorexia in the genes 0 None
2006-03-07 Cells used in bone marrow transplantation can develop into new cells lining the gut 0 None
2006-03-07 SSRI use associated with increased risk for heart patients 0 None
2006-03-07 White Americans far more likely than black Americans to die soon after the death of a spouse 0 None
2006-03-07 Study looks at the relationship between Internet use and patient behaviors 0 None
2006-03-07 Simple saliva test may offer a new way to probe the consequences of caffeine coupled with stress 0 None
2006-03-07 A regulatory role for the C5a anaphylatoxin in type 2 immunity in asthma 0 None
2006-03-07 Study to explore whether hormone therapy in women during menopause protects against atherosclerosis 0 None
2006-03-07 Extensive study of natalizumab 0 None
2006-03-07 As children transform into adults some of the genes involved in controlling their blood pressure change as well 0 None
2006-03-07 Factor B and H genes found to play role in the development of age-related macular degeneration 0 None
2006-03-06 Doctors call for improvement to care for prisoners in hospitals 1 None
2006-03-06 Veterans research indicates mantrams can control post-traumatic stress disorder 0 None
2006-03-06 Prison Hepatitis program shows promise in limiting spread of HCV 0 None
2006-03-06 Data from Novogen inflammatory bowel disease drug Phase I clinical trial shows promise 0 None
2006-03-06 Study shows new atopic dermatitis therapy significantly delays onset of flares 0 None
2006-03-06 New test from Biomarker Technologies assists in early detection for Breast Cancer 0 None
2006-03-06 Schering-Plough provides update on phase II study of Vicriviroc 0 None
2006-03-06 Eating fish keeps mind as well as heart, happy and healthy 0 None
2006-03-06 A healthy heart means all the usual plus don't fight with your spouse 0 None
2006-03-05 Trials on MS drug Tysabri renews hope for sufferers 0 None
2006-03-01 Public health effects of exposure to toxic metals 0 None
2006-03-01 C-reactive protein helps identify progressive precancerous lesions in the lung 0 None
2006-03-01 Attaching new cytokine to neural stem cells derived from bone marrow kills brain tumor cells 0 None
2006-03-01 Better tests needed for fuller view of head injuries 0 None
2006-03-01 Study - Increases in weight after adenotonsillectomy in overweight children with obstructive sleep-disorder 0 None
2006-03-01 Bone marrow stem cells do not improve cardiac function in heart attack patients 0 None
2006-03-01 Overactive thyroid gland linked to increased risk for atrial fibrillation 1 5
2006-03-01 Study questions whether treatment is necessary for mild thyroid problems 0 None
2006-03-01 Obese people may be more sensitive to pain 0 None
2006-03-01 Reaction to DTaP vaccine finds no help from ibuprofen, acetaminophen 0 None
2006-03-01 Physical symptoms that mark frailty often reversible 0 None
2006-03-01 Amifostine makes radiation more effective 0 None
2006-03-01 New technique provides insight into shape of DNA molecules attached to a surface 0 None
2006-03-01 Human papillomavirus the main risk factor for cervical adenocarcinoma 0 None
2006-03-01 Delayed surgical treatment may combat overtreatment of prostate cancer 0 None
2006-03-01 Concerta used to treat ADHD may be less likely to be abused than other stimulant drugs 0 None
2006-03-01 Ethnicity the most important personal characteristic in predicting complementary medicine use 0 None
2006-03-01 HAART is very cost-effective 0 5
2006-03-01 Treatment of severe coronary artery disease with angioplasty/coronary stenting a viable alternative to bypass surgery 0 None
2006-03-01 Association between body size and the built environment 0 None
2006-03-01 Upsurge in diabetes-related deaths in New York City 0 None
2006-03-01 Many nursing home residents have poorly controlled pain due to inadequate medication treatment 0 None
2006-03-01 Hepatic arterial infusion versus systemic therapy for hepatic metastases from colorectal cancer 0 None
2006-03-01 Hormone therapy for advanced prostate cancer can lead to bone loss and fractures 0 None
2006-03-01 Visual clutter causes high-magnitude errors 0 None
2006-03-01 Compound found in marijuana may defend against diabetic retinopathy 0 None
2006-03-01 Cutaneous rabbit illusion affects human primary sensory cortex somatotopically 0 None
2006-03-01 Celebrex safe for osteoarthritis 1 None
2006-03-01 One third of soldiers returning from Iraq have mental health problems 0 None
2006-02-28 For some with partial spinal cord injury, two different therapies show positive results 0 None
2006-02-28 Magnetic resonance imaging can help rule out acute appendicitis in pregnancy 0 None
2006-02-28 Papillary lesions of the breast should be surgically excised to avoid missing a cancer 0 5
2006-02-28 Link between rheumatoid arthritis and cancer examined 0 None
2006-02-28 Stress affects male rats more than female rats 0 None
2006-02-28 Why more women die than men after heart bypass surgery 0 None
2006-02-27 Man-made heart tissue improves heart function 0 None
2006-02-27 Clinical trial of new Bionovo menopause drug moves forward 0 None
2006-02-27 Spinocerebellar ataxia and other neurodegenerative diseases might be treatable with drugs that alter the activity of potassium channels 0 5
2006-02-27 Anabolic steroids flip the adolescent brain's switch for aggression 0 None
2006-02-27 Study shows survival advantage for men treated with radical prostatectomy or radiation therapy compared to observation 0 None
2006-02-27 Oral agent alendronate may help men with prostate cancer suffering from bone loss 0 None
2006-02-27 Androgen deprivation therapy does not prevent prostate cancer from spreading 0 None
2006-02-27 Smoking increases risk for root canal treatment 0 None
2006-02-27 Methotrexate re-use in rheumatoid arthritis is frequently effective despite earlier failures 0 None
2006-02-27 Steroids trigger long lasting aggression in teens 1 None
2006-02-27 Combination therapy improves Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome-Related Lymphoma outcome 0 None
2006-02-27 Study associates chronic, severe inflammation with increased lymphoma risk among RA patients 0 None
2006-02-27 Study associates meniscal damage with advanced cartilage loss in early osteoarthritis 0 None
2006-02-27 Potatoes increase risk of diabetes 0 None
2006-02-24 Combination of glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate may be effective in some patients with moderate-to-severe knee pain 0 None
2006-02-24 Effect of artificial sweeteners in weight control and energy intake 0 5
2006-02-24 Study finds gene variant is no strong risk factor for osteoporosis 0 None
2006-02-24 Common practice of prescribing H2 blockers to treat acid reflux in premature infants should be discontinued 0 None
2006-02-24 Telemetry captures stroke patients' cardiac problems 0 None
2006-02-24 Study provides new evidence of the importance of reward pathways in the brain 0 3
2006-02-24 Doctors fail to recommend colon cancer tests for low-income patients 0 None
2006-02-24 Public under-assesses the risk associated with some bacteriological hazards 0 None
2006-02-24 Statin drugs may improve the endothelial dysfunction 0 None
2006-02-24 Lifestyle choices help maintain our brain and emotional health 0 None
2006-02-24 Statins lessen heart attack risk 0 None
2006-02-24 Over-the-counter decongestant as good as prescription drug in relieving hay fever symptoms 0 None
2006-02-24 Study shows brain anticipates taste 0 None
2006-02-24 Coronary stents that release the drugs sirolimus or paclitaxel produce similar results 0 None
2006-02-24 PET and MR imaging reveals white matter degeneration in Huntington's 0 None
2006-02-24 Studies examine links between provider characteristics and mortality rates in ovarian cancer 0 None
2006-02-24 Intensive support programmes help children with rare diseases 0 None
2006-02-23 Efficacy of glucosamine, chondroitin sulfate may depend on level of osteoarthritis pain 0 None
2006-02-23 Binge drinkers have highest risk of injury 0 None
2006-02-23 Study provides further insight into the molecular control of apoptosis 0 None
2006-02-23 Low bone density improved with jabs twice a year 0 None
2006-02-23 Glucosamine/Chondroitin combo helps those with moderate to severe joint pain 0 None
2006-02-23 Cell growth and cell division genes identified 0 None
2006-02-23 Selective T cell stimulation could help improve treatment of autoimmune disease and cancer 0 None
2006-02-23 We may learn best on an empty stomach! 0 2
2006-02-23 Singulair pill shows more promise for obese people 0 None
2006-02-23 40 percent of Americans at moderate risk for heart disease 0 None
2006-02-23 New oral vaccine against Pseudomonas aeruginosa 0 None
2006-02-23 Discovery of mechanisms responsible for the difference in immune response between male and female mice 0 None
2006-02-23 Avastin trial for pancreatic tumors 0 None
2006-02-23 External counterpulsation not effective as a treatment for heart failure 0 None
2006-02-23 Surname prediction from DNA alone may be feasible 0 None
2006-02-23 Six-year study on teenage sexual behaviour 0 None
2006-02-22 Heart health and lifestyle help seniors maintain brain power 0 None
2006-02-21 Statins and beta blockers may reduce heart attack risk 0 None
2006-02-21 Ebola DNA vaccine shows promise 0 None
2006-02-21 M. D. Anderson Cancer Center to investigate CTCE-9908 chemokine CXCR4 antagonist 0 None
2006-02-21 Multikine treatment increases survival in cancer patients 0 None
2006-02-21 Vitamin B3 variant reverses effects of fetal alcohol syndrome in mice 0 None
2006-02-21 Food experts say public has inadequate understanding of food risk issues 0 None
2006-02-21 Chewing gum after bowel surgery gets you out of hospital sooner 0 None
2006-02-21 Gum destruction can start in diabetic children as young as six years old 0 None
2006-02-21 Inflammatory reaction drives hormone resistance in cancer 0 None
2006-02-21 Exercise re-ignites key areas of the brain 0 None
2006-02-21 Functional magnetic resonance imaging better than polygraph to find liars 0 None
2006-02-21 Radiologists more accurately identify damage to knee cartilage by using four radiologic 'signs' 0 None
2006-02-21 Media coverage on flu influences parents to vaccinate their children 0 None
2006-02-21 Oddly shaped DNA can cause DNA breaks in mammalian cells 0 None
2006-02-21 Mangafodipir appears to increase the cancer-killing ability of some chemotherapy drugs 0 None
2006-02-21 Effects of cancer treatment among children of survivors 0 None
2006-02-21 New mechanism that regulates K-Ras - protein that plays an important role in cancer 0 None
2006-02-21 Kids who are at highest risk for STD's are not getting tested 0 None
2006-02-20 Antidepressants may affect fetus 0 None
2006-02-20 Calcium plus vitamin-D supplementation does an older body good 0 None
2006-02-20 Comprehensive schooling is neither less nor more effective at promoting social mobility than a selective system 0 None
2006-02-20 Drug abuse linked to brain hemmorhage in young adults 0 None
2006-02-20 Thrill seekers at less risk of Parkinson's disease 0 4
2006-02-20 Double whammy of drugs plus ultrasound unblocks arteries 0 None
2006-02-19 Lower doses of clot-busting drug safer for stroke patients 0 None
2006-02-19 Youth leadership online: a new paradigm for civic participation 0 None
2006-02-19 Metabolic acidosis increases mortality rate 0 None
2006-02-19 Snogging quadruples risk of meningitis in teenagers 1 5
2006-02-19 No evidence that melatonin is effective in treating secondary sleep disorders 0 None
2006-02-19 Socioeconomic factors predominantly explain racial and ethnic disparities in prostate cancer outcomes 0 None
2006-02-19 Teen bloggers at risk for cyberstalking and cyberbullying 1 None
2006-02-19 Fat chance of getting consistent advice on diets 0 None
2006-02-19 Estrogen-progestin menopausal hormone therapy associated with high risk of both lobular and tubular breast cancer 0 None
2006-02-19 Protein levels predict bone marrow transplant survival 0 None
2006-02-17 Cathepsin inhibitors as cancer therapies 0 None
2006-02-17 Poor physical fitness associated with lower socioeconomic status and higher rate of death 0 None
2006-02-17 Rimonabant produces sustained weight loss long term 0 None
2006-02-17 Topical anaesthesia and morphine effective in treating procedural pain in newborn infants 0 None
2006-02-17 X chromosome dosage compensation occurs in germ cells 0 None
2006-02-17 Hospitalization of a spouse can harm the wellbeing of his or her partner 0 None
2006-02-17 Ovarian cancer responds to aspirin and chemotherapy drug cisplatin 0 5
2006-02-17 Unexpected rheumatoid arthritis discovery 0 5
2006-02-17 Children and teen-agers with bipolar disorder suffer from the illness differently than adults do 0 None
2006-02-17 Tetrabenazine cuts down involuntary movements in Huntington's disease 0 None
2006-02-17 Botox finds a use in cancer treatment 0 None
2006-02-17 Acupressure more effective than physical therapy in alleviating back pain 0 None
2006-02-17 Inactivating Rad9 protien could make cancer cells easier to kill with ionizing radiation 0 None
2006-02-17 Farnesyltransferase inhibitor may improve progeria 0 5
2006-02-17 Older asthmatics have increased cancer risk 0 None
2006-02-17 Scientists map brain area that may help find human brain stem cells 0 None
2006-02-17 Adjuvant hormonal therapy reduces contralateral breast cancer risk 0 None
2006-02-17 Study examines treatment to maintain blood pressure in those with disorder causing postural drops 0 None
2006-02-17 Genome data may contain small but significant errors 0 None
2006-02-17 Study takes in-depth look at fathering in families 0 None
2006-02-17 More physical activity does not lower risk of colon cancer 0 None
2006-02-16 Macrophage signaling may affect hormone resistance in prostate tumors 0 None
2006-02-16 Cutting angioplasty risks 0 None
2006-02-16 FOLFOX now treatment standard for colorectal cancer in the United States 0 2
2006-02-16 Diuretics improve exercise capacity in patients with congestive heart failure 0 None
2006-02-16 Brain scans may detect neurological decline in normal people 0 None
2006-02-16 Grapefruits help reduce cholesterol 0 5
2006-02-16 Anti-malarials most effective in lupus patients genetically at risk of high levels of TNF-alpha 0 None
2006-02-16 Reactivating a specific memory does not affect associated or related memories 0 None
2006-02-16 Link between glucose levels and death in patients with cardiovascular disease 0 None
2006-02-16 Adverse drug events believed to be among the leading causes of mortality in the United States 0 None
2006-02-16 Causes of type 1 diabetes 0 None
2006-02-16 New insight into pathogenic mechanisms underlying basal-like breast cancers 0 None
2006-02-16 Study identifies compounds that overcome a specific type of resistance to chemotherapeutic-induced apoptosis 0 None
2006-02-16 ECT shock treatment improves quality of life in patients with major depression 0 5
2006-02-16 Floating reduces stress-related pain 0 None
2006-02-16 MRI can detect breast disease missed by mammography 0 None
2006-02-16 X chromosome dosage compensation proven in germ cells 0 None
2006-02-16 Loud music prolongs the effects of taking ecstasy 0 None
2006-02-16 Grapefruit reduces risk from heart disease 0 None
2006-02-16 Rifaximin effective in treating flatulence and irritable bowel syndrome 0 None
2006-02-16 The pros and cons of new anti-obesity drug 0 None
2006-02-14 Herbal supplements and plastic surgery don't mix well 0 None
2006-02-14 Some patients with glaucoma have higher pressure at night 0 None
2006-02-14 Study provides animal model of depression 0 None
2006-02-14 Levitra and Viagra offer cardiac protection 0 None
2006-02-14 Robot assisted knee surgery significantly more accurate than conventional surgery 0 None
2006-02-14 Low-carb diets effective, but may raise cholesterol levels 0 None
2006-02-14 Broccoli, cauliflower and cabbage help repair damaged DNA 1 None
2006-02-14 Stem cell injections may help those with severe peripheral artery disease 0 None
2006-02-14 20 percent of people with chronic pain do not seek help 0 None
2006-02-14 Study looks at why many couples tend to look similar to each other 0 4
2006-02-14 Non-BRCA1/2 hereditary breast cancer linked to new cancers 0 None
2006-02-14 Rituximab maintenance therapy dramatically improves survival for patients with lymphoma 0 None
2006-02-14 Risk of Alzheimer's 80% genetic 0 None
2006-02-14 Hormone replacement therapy protects against heart disease in younger women 0 None
2006-02-14 Low fat diets - are they of benefit? who knows! 0 None
2006-02-14 Even asymptomatic former smokers should consider CT screening 0 None
2006-02-14 Americans prefer to leave child's sex to chance 0 None
2006-02-13 That morning cup of coffee may lower the risk of type 2 diabetes 0 None
2006-02-13 Saw Palmetto not effective at relieving prostate problems 0 1
2006-02-13 Sirolimus reduces risk of cancer in kidney transplant patients 0 5
2006-02-13 Statins show beneficial effect on rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2006-02-13 Stopping antidepressants during pregnancy may lead to relapse 0 None
2006-02-13 Lupus responds to stem cell transplant therapy 1 None
2006-02-13 Protein associated with growth of tumors may prevent the spread of cancer 0 None
2006-02-13 Treatment method improves survival for advanced laryngeal cancer 0 5
2006-02-13 Simple diagnostic imaging procedure changes treatment for lower back pain 0 None
2006-02-13 Mass behavioral health plan is a good value 0 None
2006-02-13 Tetracaine mouthwash helps with pain linked to head and neck cancer 0 None
2006-02-12 Lamivudine helps avoid Hepatitis B relapse during chemotherapy 0 2
2006-02-12 Nod1 found to control tumor growth in certain breast cancers 0 None
2006-02-12 Minimally invasive surgery okay for problems of the upper part of the aorta 0 None
2006-02-12 Drugs formerly contraindicated for inflammatory bowel disease prove beneficial for pain relief 0 3
2006-02-09 Use of antidepressants during pregnancy linked to neonatal abstinence syndrome in infants 0 3
2006-02-09 Alzheimer's disease appears to be highly heritable 0 5
2006-02-09 Depression linked to Alzheimer's 0 None
2006-02-09 Parents have higher levels of depression 0 None
2006-02-07 Discovery of the molecular mechanism that inhibits HCV replication in vitro 0 None
2006-02-07 Many women who are eligible for rubella vaccination are not being immunized after giving birth 0 None
2006-02-07 French may be headed for similar obesity and heart problems as U.S. 0 None
2006-02-07 Chromium helps muscles become more efficient 0 None
2006-02-07 Anticholinergic drugs may lead to mild mental impairment in elderly 0 None
2006-02-07 Minimally invasive lung surgery has low risk with same results as open surgery 0 None
2006-02-07 Faster screening test for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus 0 None
2006-02-07 Study supports a flexible approach to methadone dosing 0 None
2006-02-07 High blood pressure and kidney disease increase risk for heart disease and stroke in older Americans 0 None
2006-02-07 Alzheimer disease has a genetic cause in up to 80 percent of cases 0 None
2006-02-07 Many at-risk people aren't getting adequate cholesterol treatment 0 None
2006-02-07 Call for public health intervention to treat young injection drug users infected with the hepatitis C virus 0 None
2006-02-07 Injury risks posed by paper shredders 0 None
2006-02-07 Amputation among patients with diabetes mellitus - increased risk of neuropathy and diabetic ulcers in taller patients 0 None
2006-02-07 Infant transplant patients resist infections that kill adult AIDS patients - possible new treatments for debilitating diseases 0 None
2006-02-07 CT enteroclysis should replace conventional enteroclysis in patients with Crohn's disease 0 None
2006-02-07 Two-drug treatment could help asthma and chronic bronchitis sufferers 0 None
2006-02-07 Can marriages be saved by treating snoring? 0 None
2006-02-07 PET imaging has the potential to improve cancer care management 0 None
2006-02-07 miRNA emerge as a class of gene regulators 0 None
2006-02-07 Soy's cardiovascular benefits may have been overestimated 0 None
2006-02-07 Diet rich in whole-grain foods may lower heart disease risk in elderly people 0 None
2006-02-07 DNA end caps may lead to cancer treatments 0 None
2006-02-07 Imaging technology detects subtle brain changes in Type 1 diabetics 0 None
2006-02-07 38 million Americans with health conditions that put them at increased risk for cardiovascular disease 0 None
2006-02-07 Source of crucial immune cell in the skin discovered - may lead to tumor immunotherapy 0 None
2006-02-07 Abortion-rights and anti-abortion groups share some values 0 None
2006-02-07 Study shows one third of candidates are unlikely to benefit from ICD 0 None
2006-02-07 Cell phones help reduce error rate in hospital care 0 None
2006-02-07 "Freshman Fifteen" phenomenon is exaggerated 0 None
2006-02-07 Researchers gain new insights into when human maturity sets in 0 None
2006-02-07 Seven per cent of men having a heart attack drove themselves to hospital 0 None
2006-02-07 Study finds brain changes begin gradually in 'middle age' 0 5
2006-02-07 Asthma face masks and drug delivery 0 None
2006-02-07 Inequality in recreational resources decreases physical activities 0 None
2006-02-07 Chronic periodontal infection increases risk of preeclampsia in pregnant women 0 5
2006-02-05 Fatty acids such as those found in corn oil turn on genes that stimulate tumor growth 0 None
2006-02-05 Lower survival rates of blacks with lung cancer may be explained by access to care 0 None
2006-02-05 Diabetic heart muscle makes heart disease the most common killer of diabetics 0 None
2006-02-05 Babies of obese mothers have higher risk of some birth defects 0 None
2006-02-02 Researchers show how estrogen turns genes on and off during cancer progression 0 None
2006-02-02 Hepatitis C recurs rapidly after liver transplant 0 None
2006-02-02 Study looks at placebo effect 0 None
2006-02-02 60 new genes controlled by regulatory sequences 0 None
2006-02-02 Can rimonabant slow atherosclerosis? 0 None
2006-02-02 Hormone hydrocortisone (cortisol) supplementation improves ventilator weaning 0 None
2006-02-02 Phase II clinical trial for new gene transfer drug study 0 None
2006-02-02 Remifemin black cohosh extract shown to reduce menopausal symptoms 0 None
2006-02-02 Regular use of COX-2 inhibitors reduces breast cancer risk 0 None
2006-02-02 Are dancers genetically different than the rest of us? 0 None
2006-01-30 Celebrex and Vioxx reduce the risk of breast cancer 0 None
2006-01-30 Virus could mean obesity is contagious 0 None
2006-01-30 Everyday food preservative provides hope for Cystic Fibrosis sufferers 0 None
2006-01-29 African American & native Hawaiian smokers at most risk of developing lung cancer 0 None
2006-01-27 HIV testing and counseling reduces high-risk sexual behavior and prevents HIV transmission in Tanzania 0 None
2006-01-27 Women at greater risk of subsequent stroke than men 0 None
2006-01-27 Program for defining individualized treatments for each type of obesity 0 None
2006-01-27 Study may provide new hope for cancer patients 0 None
2006-01-27 Weight loss and exercise reduces urinary incontinence in women with prediabetes 0 None
2006-01-27 Proof that proteins can be custom-designed 0 None
2006-01-27 More fractures, less bone density in premenopausal women with diabetes 0 None
2006-01-26 First large-scale bird flu genome study 0 None
2006-01-26 Run, skip, hop, jump or just walk to lift those blues 0 None
2006-01-26 Sex calms the nerves 0 None
2006-01-25 New treatment trials for autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease 0 None
2006-01-25 Changes in drug use during young adulthood: The effects of parent alcoholism and transition into marriage 0 None
2006-01-25 Inhaling salt mist helps cystic fibrosis patients 0 5
2006-01-25 Cranberry proanthocyanidins inhibit growth of tumor cells 0 None
2006-01-25 Carbon monoxide poisoning a long-term killer 1 4
2006-01-25 Stress in pregnancy means boys will be stronger 0 None
2006-01-25 SSRIs most effective in treating post-traumatic stress disorder 0 None
2006-01-25 Donepezil for dementia due to Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2006-01-25 Echinacea can treat, but not prevent, common colds 0 None
2006-01-25 Herbal medicines may improve symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome 0 None
2006-01-25 High white blood cell count equals increased risk of cancer 0 4
2006-01-25 Aspirin may not increase the risk of recurrent intracerebral hemorrhage 0 None
2006-01-25 Alzheimer's disease may be more common than previously recognized 0 None
2006-01-25 Aricept, Razadyne and Exelon can help people with mild Alzheimer's 0 None
2006-01-25 Omega-3 fatty acids appear not to reduce cancer risk 0 None
2006-01-25 U.S. Hispanics have lower rates of high blood pressure 0 None
2006-01-24 Breakthrough in brain injury study at University of Leicester 0 None
2006-01-24 Radiation therapy cures lung cancer 0 None
2006-01-23 Aspirin therapy may be safe for some survivors of intracerebral hemorrhage 0 None
2006-01-23 Warfarin increases risk of bone fracture 0 None
2006-01-23 'Mindfulness' lifts depression for many, but not all 0 None
2006-01-23 Slower reaction times and poorer memory associated with greater risk of dying in young and old people 0 None
2006-01-23 Early prediction of endocrine therapy effect in advanced breast cancer patients using nuclear medicine imaging 0 None
2006-01-23 Pay cuts lead to worker insomnia, workplace accidents and lowered productivity 0 None
2006-01-23 Effect of Viagra on visual performance 0 None
2006-01-23 First-of-its-kind study in heart attack patients seeks to prevent heart failure with stem cells 0 None
2006-01-23 Compounds isolated from licorice root may help prevent cavities 0 None
2006-01-23 Infections could contribute to adult brain tumours 0 None
2006-01-23 Pain in the back - mind could be the cure 0 None
2006-01-23 Team approach helps older patients suffer less depression 0 None
2006-01-23 Patients want to see the letters sent to their general practitioner following hospital consultations 0 None
2006-01-23 Low-level heat wrap therapy reduces acute low back pain 0 None
2006-01-23 Workplace stress plays is an important risk factor for heart disease and diabetes 0 None
2006-01-23 Study examines incidence of melanoma rates among California Hispanics over time 0 None
2006-01-23 Metabolic syndrome - a new risk factor for impaired kidney function 0 None
2006-01-23 Histidine may be key to new therapies for cardiovascular disease 0 None
2006-01-23 Palliative radiation cures some lung cancer patients 0 None
2006-01-22 Wine drinkers healthier than beer drinkers 0 None
2006-01-22 Vitamin D helps prevent bone loss during osteoporosis 0 None
2006-01-22 No link between mobile phones and brain tumours 0 None
2006-01-22 Health claims on food confuse most consumers 0 None
2006-01-19 Two-thirds killed in teen crashes are other vehicle users and pedestrians 0 None
2006-01-19 Euthanasia in Britain 0 None
2006-01-18 New study gives insight into the dairy and weight loss link 0 None
2006-01-18 Aspirin reduces strokes in women and heart attacks in men 0 None
2006-01-18 More monitoring needed for patients taking diuretics 0 None
2006-01-18 Workplace aggression in America 0 None
2006-01-18 Divorce devastates personal wealth 0 None
2006-01-18 Study on medication error rates in radiology facilities inaccurate and irresponsible 0 None
2006-01-18 Cost-effectiveness analysis of HPV testing 0 None
2006-01-18 Caffeine before a workout can damage the heart 0 None
2006-01-18 First potential treatment for intracerebral hemorrhage 0 None
2006-01-18 Alzheimer's may be triggered by neuron division 0 None
2006-01-18 Genetic risk factor for West Nile virus infection identified 0 None
2006-01-18 X-linked agammaglobulinemia 0 5
2006-01-18 Genetic cause of autism 0 None
2006-01-18 Aspirin reduces risk of heart attack 0 None
2006-01-17 Link found between household insecticides and childhood leukaemia 0 None
2006-01-17 Impotence drugs increase the risk of eye damage 0 None
2006-01-17 Regular exercise slows down onset of dementia and Alzheimer's 0 None
2006-01-16 Coffee may impair peak heart function 0 None
2006-01-16 Emergency angioplasty better than clot-busting drugs 0 None
2006-01-16 Duration of anesthesia as an indicator of morbidity and mortality in office-based facial plastic surgery 0 None
2006-01-16 Bisphosphonate use in dermatology patients receiving long-term oral corticosteroid therapy 0 None
2006-01-16 Quality of life after treatment for head and neck cancer associated with longer-term survival 0 None
2006-01-16 Thiamin supplements may help protect heart failure patients 0 None
2006-01-16 Acetazolamide improves central sleep apnea in heart failure 0 None
2006-01-16 Physiogenomic resources for rat models of heart, lung and blood disorders 0 None
2006-01-16 Molecular disruption of hypothalamic nutrient sensing induces obesity 0 None
2006-01-16 Study highlights distress caused by bladder problems 0 None
2006-01-16 Lung transplant survival extended by Cyclosporine 0 None
2006-01-16 Trip overseas could give you more than you bargained for! 0 None
2006-01-16 Cut calories, cut portions for a younger healthier heart 0 None
2006-01-16 Fabricated cancer study published in the Lancet 0 None
2006-01-16 Drugs and electroconvulsive therapy best treatment for severe depression 0 None
2006-01-16 Canada gets serious about smoking 0 None
2006-01-16 Having kids bad for mental well being 0 None
2006-01-11 Major grant to study institutional care of disabled people in Europe 0 None
2006-01-11 Protein finding could lead to new topical treatment for inflammatory diseases 0 None
2006-01-11 Molecular mechanism involved with neural tube defects 0 None
2006-01-11 Inhaled corticosteroids most effective for persistent asthma in children 0 None
2006-01-11 Study explains complex infection fighting mechanism 0 None
2006-01-11 Another reason for not smoking during pregnancy 0 None
2006-01-11 “Optimal” radiation therapy best bet for surviving breast cancer 0 None
2006-01-11 Over 19 million in the U.S. suffer from alcohol effects while at work 0 None
2006-01-10 Obesity in middle age raises heart disease and diabetes risk 0 None
2006-01-10 Brain plays a major role in the ability of insulin therapy to lower blood sugar in animals with diabetes 0 None
2006-01-10 Anthroposophic lifestyle reduces the risk of allergic disease in children 0 None
2006-01-10 Viral 'fitness' explains different resistance patterns to AIDS drugs 0 None
2006-01-10 Carbohydrates improve insulin control 0 None
2006-01-10 Heart patients don't stick to drug programs 0 None
2006-01-10 Risk for depression similar in men and women 0 None
2006-01-10 Caring for cancer carers: Are women's needs different from men's? 0 None
2006-01-10 Abdominal chemotherapy boosts survival in ovarian cancer patients 0 None
2006-01-10 Uterine fibroid embolization shows high rate of long-term symptom control 0 None
2006-01-10 Specialised care for early psychosis 0 None
2006-01-10 Risk of puerperal psychosis highest after birth of first baby 0 3
2006-01-10 Poor job satisfaction and burnout among mental health social workers 0 None
2006-01-10 Differences found in rates of mental illnesses between rural and urban areas 0 None
2006-01-10 Depression frequent and highly persistent in 85-plus 0 None
2006-01-10 Caffeine does it for female rats 0 None
2006-01-10 Study finds short-term lifestyle changes improve health even without major weight loss 0 4.3
2006-01-10 British Liver Trust responds to warnings of cirrhosis study 0 None
2006-01-10 New combination treatment that could dramatically shorten the length of tuberculosis treatment 0 None
2006-01-09 rhTSH combined with radiation therapy successfully destroys remaining thyroid tissue 0 5
2006-01-09 Study establishes two forms of mild cognitive impairment 0 None
2006-01-09 Treating glaucoma early significantly reduces economic health burden 0 None
2006-01-09 Memantine and Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2006-01-09 Genetic mutation that protects against HIV increases the risk of West Nile Virus infection 0 None
2006-01-09 Fatigue in long-term breast carcinoma survivors 0 None
2006-01-09 Cerebral Palsy linked to viral infection at birth 0 None
2006-01-09 Magnet therapy will lighten your wallet but won't ease that pain 0 None
2006-01-09 Dogs able to smell early cancers 0 None
2006-01-09 Mobile phones make unhappy homes 0 None
2006-01-08 Death by drink on the rise in the UK 0 None
2006-01-08 Raising alcohol prices does not always reduce sales 0 4
2006-01-08 Evidence supports combination therapy for achieving remission of early rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2006-01-08 Alcohol-deterrent drugs help long-term abstinence 1 None
2006-01-08 Statins not associated with reduced colorectal cancer risk 0 None
2006-01-08 Obesity increases risk of kidney failure seven fold 0 None
2006-01-08 Myelin breakdown appears to be key contributor to Alzheimer disease later in life 0 None
2006-01-08 Walking slows progression of peripheral artery disease 0 None
2006-01-08 Low-fat, high-carb diet not associated with weight gain in postmenopausal women 0 None
2006-01-08 Use of L-arginine following a heart attack provides no benefit 0 None
2006-01-08 Intraperitoneal chemotherapy prolongs survival for women with advanced ovarian cancer 0 None
2006-01-06 Unorthodox vaccine could one day help to prevent or control HIV infection 0 None
2006-01-06 Link between soft drinks and esophageal cancer debunked 0 None
2006-01-06 Psychotropic drug prescriptions for teenagers has skyrocketed 0 None
2006-01-06 Statins do not appear to reduce the incidence of cancer 0 None
2006-01-06 Maternal vitamin D levels during pregnancy influences the bone growth of children 0 None
2006-01-06 Liver cirrhosis in Britain worst in Europe 0 None
2006-01-06 War in the Congo - humanitarian disaster on a massive scale 0 None
2006-01-06 New hope for patients with metastatic melanoma 0 None
2006-01-06 New technique points to safer, more efficient vaccination 0 None
2006-01-06 Ethnic minority groups must be included in European health research 0 None
2006-01-06 Delivering chemotherapy directly into the abdomen boosts survival in ovarian cancer patients 0 None
2006-01-06 Risk factors for nongonococcal urethritis 0 3.5
2006-01-06 Rotateq eliminates the most severe cases of rotavirus 0 None
2006-01-06 alphaB-crystallin may be a useful molecular marker to identify women with aggressive breast cancer 0 None
2006-01-06 Soy diet worsens heart disease in mice 0 None
2006-01-06 Hopkins discovery provides molecular marker to assess risk for patients with papillary thyroid cancer 0 None
2006-01-06 Smoking during pregnancy increases risk of having a child with missing fingers and toes 0 None
2006-01-06 Exposure to infections at birth can trigger brain damage and the development of cerebral palsy 0 None
2006-01-05 Cyclosporine suppresses hepatitis C virus and increases the chance of a sustained virological response after liver transplantation 0 None
2006-01-05 New pathways linking liver disease to changes in the central nervous system 1 None
2006-01-05 Limitation of combination therapy of Interferon and Ribavirin for older patients with chronic hepatitis C 0 None
2006-01-05 Herceptin may work better when it is followed by injections of interleukin 0 None
2006-01-05 Children more likely to survive in-hospital cardiac arrests than adults 0 None
2006-01-05 Elevated homocysteine levels may be a biomarker for increased risk of AMD 0 None
2006-01-05 Exercise helps elderly heal 0 None
2006-01-04 NEJM rotavirus studies: statement by PATH's Rotavirus Vaccine Program 0 None
2006-01-02 Reduced rates of lung function decline in cystic fibrosis clinical study patients 0 None
2006-01-02 Brain volume may be used as an early detection system for dementia 0 None

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