Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Drug Trial News Stories - 2008

Date Title Comments Rating
2008-12-29 New therapy for transplant rejection 0 4.5
2008-12-21 Immunogenicity and safety of human papillomavirus vaccine in healthy boys 0 None
2008-12-18 Prozac enhances effectiveness of anti-cancer drug 0 5
2008-12-18 Neuralstem files IND for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis stem cell trial 0 None
2008-12-18 Alfuzosin fails to reduce symptoms in chronic prostatitis 0 None
2008-12-18 Trial tests adult stems cells to treat congestive heart failure 0 None
2008-12-17 Biopure submits IND for trial in patients with acute myeloid leukemia 0 None
2008-12-16 Voriconazole effective in combating fungal infections 0 None
2008-12-15 Lessons from Northwick Park drug-trial disaster 0 None
2008-12-15 Aspirin does not provide protection against Lynch syndrome 0 None
2008-12-14 Three studies of bioTheranostics molecular breast cancer diagnostics presented at symposium 0 None
2008-12-14 Cymbalta (duloxetine HCl) shown to delay new episodes of depression 0 None
2008-12-14 Doxil and docetaxel combination treatment delays disease progression in metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2008-12-14 Exparel (DepoBupivacaine) shows promise in hernia repair 0 None
2008-12-14 Planned safety analysis of a breast cancer prevention study reveals encouraging news for Exemestane 0 None
2008-12-14 Paliperidone palmitate shows positive results for treatment of schizophrenia 0 None
2008-12-14 Zometa (zoledronic acid) shown to enhance chemotherapy in reducing breast tumor size 0 None
2008-12-14 Promising clinical trial for Progeria "premature aging" disease 0 None
2008-12-14 Femara shows reduced risk of death versus tamoxifen after breast cancer surgery 0 4
2008-12-12 Novavax announces positive results in trial of seasonal influenza VLP (trivalent) vaccine candidate 0 5
2008-12-12 Aromatase inhibitors most effective in preventing breast cancer from coming back 0 None
2008-12-12 Delcath Systems enrols first fifty percent in trial treating metastatic cutaneous and ocular melanoma to the liver 0 None
2008-12-12 Trial looks at new treatment for solid cancer tumors and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma 0 None
2008-12-11 Vaxfectin-formulated H5N1 pandemic influenza achieves T-cell responses and cross-clade reactivity in humans 0 None
2008-12-11 AEterna Zentari completes recruitment for phase 3 trial with Cetrorelix in benign prostatic hyperplasia 0 None
2008-12-10 Proteolix announces positive data for carfilzomib in patients with relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma 0 None
2008-12-10 Pralatrexate shows promise for T-Cell lymphoma 0 None
2008-12-10 Rosiglitazone shows potential for treating focal segmental glomerulosclerosis 0 None
2008-12-10 Xencor presents data on anti-CD19 and anti-CD40 antibodies 0 None
2008-12-10 VIDAZA (azacitidine) study reports survival benefit in higher-risk MDS extends to AML patients 0 5
2008-12-10 DNA vaccine for SARS achieves neutralizing responses in first U.S. human trial 0 None
2008-12-10 Potential breakthrough for T-cell lymphoma 0 None
2008-12-10 Portola Pharmaceuticals starts phase 2 trial of P2Y12 ADP receptor antagonist in non-urgent percutaneous coronary intervention 0 None
2008-12-10 Pycnogenol reduces inflammatory marker C-reactive protein in osteoarthritis 0 None
2008-12-10 New data on ZOLINZA (vorinostat) in combination with Bortezomib 0 None
2008-12-10 EntreMed starts trial of ENMD-2076 in refractory multiple myeloma patients 0 None
2008-12-10 Dacogen data presented on trial in seniors with acute myeloid leukemia 0 None
2008-12-10 Cholinesterase inhibitors safe and effective therapy for behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia 0 None
2008-12-10 AstraZeneca and Targacept announce results from trial of AZD3480 for cognitive dysfunction in schizophrenia 0 None
2008-12-10 AcelRx Pharmaceuticals reports positive results in trial of sublingual Sufentanil NanoTabs in treating post-op pain 0 None
2008-12-08 Positive trial results for transdermal Lidocaine system 0 None
2008-12-08 Older patients with acute myloid leukemia patients show promising response in drug study 0 None
2008-12-08 Participants in clinical trials value personalized, accurate information about study results 0 None
2008-12-08 Recombinant human antithrombin drug decreases risk to pregnancy and surgery patients with hereditary antithrombin deficiency 0 None
2008-12-08 Promising trials of malaria vaccine in East Africa lead to calls for phase 3 development 0 None
2008-12-08 Novel approach to disseminate trial results to study volunteers 0 None
2008-12-08 Rituxan in combination with chemo improves survival in chronic lymphocytic leukemia 0 None
2008-12-08 RHEI Pharmaceuticals starts final trial of Tibozole in China 0 None
2008-12-08 MedImmune starts phase 2 trial of antibody targeting IL-5 receptor 0 None
2008-12-08 Kiadis Pharma announces positive results for ATIR in mismatched bone marrow transplantation 0 None
2008-12-08 Incyte's selective Janus kinase inhibitor demonstrates rapid and durable clinical benefits in Myelofibrosis patients 2 4
2008-12-08 Dismissed leukemia drug flavopiridol helps chronic lymphocytic leukemia patients 0 None
2008-12-08 Allos Therapeutics announces results from phase 2 trial of Pralatrexate in peripheral T-cell lymphoma 0 None
2008-12-07 Promacta (eltrombopag) shown to increase platelet counts and reduce bleeding in chronic immune thrombocytopenic 0 None
2008-12-07 Trial shows Elitek significantly reduces plasma uric acid levels versus Allopurinol in adults with hematologic cancers at risk for tumor Lysis syndrome 0 None
2008-12-07 New data demonstrates efficacy and tolerability of Carisbamate as an adjunctive therapy for partial onset seizures 0 None
2008-12-07 Daiichi Sankyo starts trial of investigational factor Xa inhibitor for atrial fibrillation 0 None
2008-12-05 Hep C treatment peginterferon reduces the virus but liver damage continues 0 None
2008-12-05 Clinical study shows that drug improves endothelial function in sickle cell disease patients 0 None
2008-12-03 ACE inhibitor calcium channel blocker combo drug shown to reduces heart attacks 0 None
2008-12-03 Low-dose peginterferon used for hepatitis C doesn't work 0 None
2008-12-03 SemBioSys begins phase I/II trial of insulin produced in plant seeds 0 None
2008-12-03 Degarelix prostate cancer drug makes testosterone levels fall dramatically and quickly 0 None
2008-12-03 New sleeping pill could be the answer to jet lag 0 None
2008-12-03 Horizon Therapeutics announces HZT-501 trials meet primary endpoints 0 None
2008-12-03 Lapatinib benefits women with HER2-positive breast cancer 0 None
2008-12-02 New experimental treatment for Tourette's syndrome 0 5
2008-12-01 Etanercept found to be ineffective in treating alcoholic hepatitis 0 None
2008-12-01 GeoVax's HIV/AIDS human vaccine trials to begin in North and South America 0 None
2008-12-01 Genaera starts trial of Trodusquemine in overweight and obese type 2 diabetes 0 None
2008-11-26 Misleading media coverage of clinical trials 0 None
2008-11-26 EpiVax receives grant for $390,000 to optimize HIV vaccine delivery 0 None
2008-11-26 Ceregene announces data from phase 2 clinical trial of CERE-120 for Parkinson's 0 None
2008-11-26 No benefit from nifedipine widely used to prevent premature births 0 None
2008-11-25 CardioVascular BioTherapeutics doses first patient in trial for severe coronary heart disease 0 None
2008-11-24 Medarex starts phase 1b clinical trial with MDX-1106 for the treatment of cancer 0 None
2008-11-24 IGF-1 not beneficial for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 0 None
2008-11-24 Risks associated with diabetes drug rosiglitazone may be higher than those with pioglitazone 0 None
2008-11-20 Epeius Biotechnologies announces results of Rexin-G in chem-resistant metastatic soft tissue sarcoma and osteosarcoma 0 None
2008-11-20 Gefitinib just as effective as chemotherapy for lung cancer 0 None
2008-11-20 Bionovo to present phase 1B trial results of BZL101 in metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2008-11-19 XTL Biopharmaceuticals announces results from Bicifadine in diabetic neuropathic pain trial 0 None
2008-11-19 Metabolex announces positive results from phase 2 trial of MBX-8025 0 None
2008-11-19 Results out from first phase III randomized clinical trial to study the best time to begin ART in infants 0 None
2008-11-19 KAI Pharmaceuticals reports positive results for KAI-1678 in pain reduction 0 None
2008-11-19 Gentium S.p.A. updates on phase 3 trial of Defibrotide for severe veno-occlusive disease 0 None
2008-11-19 REOLYSIN shown to benefit some sarcoma patients 0 None
2008-11-19 Celator Pharmaceuticals enrols first patient in phase 2 study of CPX-351 in acute myeloid leukemia 0 None
2008-11-19 Amgen, Takeda and Millennium update on phase 3 trial of Motesanib in non-small cell lung cancer 0 None
2008-11-18 NCI sponsors Canadian cold/flu remedy trial in leukemia patients 0 None
2008-11-18 Maas Biolab scientists validate cyclosporin human neuroprotection 0 None
2008-11-17 Study looks at investigational compound MK-677 in Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2008-11-17 CAPHOSOL shown to benefit cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy and radiation therapy 0 None
2008-11-17 COLD-FX remedy undergoes NCI-sponsored trial in leukemia patients 0 None
2008-11-16 Combination of carboplatin and paclitaxel with bevacizumab and cetuximab proves safe for lung cancer treatment 0 None
2008-11-16 Vigabatrin offers hope for treating relapse to methamphetamine abuse 0 None
2008-11-13 Genetic Immunity announces first patient dosed in trial with DermaVir patch for HIV 0 None
2008-11-13 Rosuvastatin trial shows dramatic reduction in hidden heart disease 0 None
2008-11-12 Phosphagenics' diclofenac enters trial phase in humans 0 None
2008-11-12 Analyses of Merck's HIV vaccine 'Step' study 0 5
2008-11-12 NicOx's Naproxcinod shows highly significant reduction in daytime blood pressure versus Naproxen 0 None
2008-11-11 Raptor Pharmaceuticals announces positive results for Convivia program 0 None
2008-11-11 Large trial on low-dose aspirin in diabetics 0 None
2008-11-11 Rivaroxaban shows promise in patients with acute coronary syndrome 0 None
2008-11-11 Interferon eliminates specific causes of some viruses in heart failure patients, improving clinical outcomes 0 None
2008-11-11 Newborn neurons in the adult brain can settle in the wrong neighborhood 0 None
2008-11-10 Trial of investigational drug for treatment of advanced heart failure 0 None
2008-11-10 Rheumatoid arthritis drugs too slow to stop damage 0 None
2008-11-10 Resverlogix Corp shows RVX-208 demonstrates increase in functional HDL particles 0 None
2008-11-10 Santaris Pharma releases positive data on LNA-based survivin inhibitor 0 None
2008-11-10 VIA Pharmaceuticals announces results of phase 2 trials of VIA-2291 in cardiovascular disease 0 None
2008-11-10 Xolair (Omalizumab) shows promise in treating allergic asthma inadequately controlled by inhaled corticosteroid 0 None
2008-11-10 Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium) shown to significantly reduce major cardiovascular events 0 5
2008-11-09 Pycnogenol cuts jetlag in half 0 None
2008-11-08 Spherix starts patient recruitment in India for phase 3 diabetes trial 0 None
2008-11-08 Acologix demonstrates improved bone architecture in rat model of chronic kidney disease 0 None
2008-11-07 Sunesis Pharmaceuticals presents data of Voreloxin in patients with acute myeloid leukemia and ovarian cancer 0 None
2008-11-07 BioCis Pharma starts phase IIa clinical testing of ProtoCure in atopic dermatitis 0 None
2008-11-06 GSK initiates major seasonal influenza vaccine efficacy trial 0 None
2008-11-05 Wide variability in rheumatoid arthritis drug Methotrexate suggests alternative dosing should be considered 0 1
2008-11-05 Safety and efficacy of febuxostat for gout examined 1 None
2008-11-04 Tibotec presents interim findings for TMC435, investigational hepatitis C treatment 0 None
2008-11-04 New findings on STEP HIV vaccine trial 0 None
2008-11-04 Phase 2 trial of treatment of C-difficile-associated diarrhea shows promise 0 None
2008-11-04 Novel leukemia therapy shows promise for high-risk patients 0 None
2008-11-04 Study shows how HIV-1 vaccine trial could have enhanced HIV infection 0 None
2008-11-03 YM Biosciences reports on early trials of nimotuzumab in brain metastases and high-grade glioma 0 None
2008-11-03 Halozyme Therapeutics starts phase 2 trial of insulin with rHuPH20 in type 1 diabetes 0 None
2008-11-03 MedImmune starts phase 1/2a clinical trial for respiratory syncytial virus vaccine 0 None
2008-11-03 Lithium carbonate to be tested for motor neurone disease 1 2
2008-10-31 Cimzia study shows reduction of symptoms and progression of rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2008-10-30 Gleevec holds potential as first drug to successfully treat neurofibromatosis 2 5
2008-10-28 New signpost to clinical trial expertise 0 None
2008-10-28 Phenomix starts phase 1a trial of hepatitis C protease inhibitor 0 None
2008-10-28 New drug combo stops rheumatoid arthritis in its tracks 0 None
2008-10-27 Nanocort demonstrates safety and good response in phase I/II trial for rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2008-10-27 Sunesis Pharmaceuticals updates clinical data on Voreloxin in platinum-resistant ovarian cancer 0 None
2008-10-27 NanoBio demonstrates new topical approach to treating nail fungus that circumvents problems with current therapy 0 None
2008-10-26 Targanta Therapeutics presents preclinical data on Oritavancin against Clostridium difficile infection 0 None
2008-10-26 Kamada completes final analysis of phase III trial with intravenous Alpha-1 Antitrypsin (AAT), for hereditary AAT deficiency 0 None
2008-10-23 Leukaemia drug may reverse multiple sclerosis brain damage 0 None
2008-10-23 Nymox nears completion of benign prostatic hyperplasia drug trial 0 None
2008-10-23 New obesity drug Tesofensine may have huge potential 0 None
2008-10-22 ZymoGenetics presents interim Interleukin 21 phase 2 results in renal cell cancer 0 None
2008-10-22 Peregrine Pharmaceuticals reports on phase II trial of Bavituximab plus Docetaxel in advanced breast cancer 0 None
2008-10-20 Genentech announces phase III study of Avastin plus chemotherapy in adjuvant colon cancer will continue 0 None
2008-10-16 Biothera initiates second phase of metastatic colorectal cancer trial 0 None
2008-10-15 Addex Parkinson's product progressing in early clinical trials 0 None
2008-10-14 Tribendimidine shows promise for intestinal worm infections 0 None
2008-10-14 Antiretroviral drug efavirenz associated with better outcomes in HIV-infected adults 0 None
2008-10-12 Quark Pharmaceuticals' siRNAs examined alone and in xombination with chemotherapy 0 None
2008-10-12 Olmesartan may reduce coronary artery plaque 0 None
2008-10-12 Kamada reports positive data with inhaled Alpha-1 Antitrypsin in cystic fibrosis 0 None
2008-10-12 Painkillers found to reduce breast cancer risk 0 None
2008-10-06 Outlook for Crohn's disease improves due to new therapies 0 None
2008-10-05 Studies examine ability of antiretroviral Maraviroc to control HIV viral loads 0 None
2008-10-02 Eli Lilly starts second global phase III trial of investigational Alzheimer's disease compound 0 None
2008-09-30 Plethora Solutions completes European trial of PSD502 for premature ejaculation 0 1
2008-09-30 Arthritis treatments glucosamine and chondroitin shown to be no better than placebo 0 None
2008-09-29 Warfarin linked to increased bleeding in brain 0 None
2008-09-28 Anticancer drug triggers nanoparticle formation, improves stability in vivo 0 None
2008-09-25 Array BioPharma presents positive data on its glucokinase activators in type 2 diabetes 0 None
2008-09-25 Concert Pharmaceuticals initiates CTP-347 phase I clinical trial 0 None
2008-09-25 Data Safety Monitoring Board supports continuation of trial of Iluvien for diabetic macular edema 0 None
2008-09-24 Popular COPD treatment increases risk for cardiac events, cardiac death 1 5
2008-09-21 Arana updates inflammatory pipeline milestones 0 None
2008-09-17 S*BIO initiates trials of oral JAK2 inhibitor for hematological malignancies 0 None
2008-09-17 Combo of flu shot and COLD-FX cuts cold and flu by a third 0 None
2008-09-16 New drug might make tumor cells more sensitive to therapy 0 None
2008-09-16 New results help predict treatment response in colorectal cancer 0 None
2008-09-16 Benefits of combined treatments against cancer 0 None
2008-09-16 Study questions use of newer antipsychotic drugs in children 0 None
2008-09-16 New drug substantially extends survival in pancreatic cancer 0 None
2008-09-16 Older antipsychotic drugs as effective, offer fewer side effects in children than newer drugs, study finds 0 None
2008-09-15 Trabectedin shows promise for ovarian cancer 0 None
2008-09-15 Promising new treatment option for women with recurrent ovarian cancer 0 None
2008-09-15 Newer atypical antipsychotic medications no better than older drug in treating child and adolescent schizophrenia 0 None
2008-09-15 Investigational drug shows promise in ovarian cancer 0 4
2008-09-15 DNA vaccine developed at the Karmanos Cancer Institute fights HER2-positive cancers 0 None
2008-09-15 Adding Taxotere to chemotherapy regimen improves survival in early breast cancer 0 None
2008-09-15 Significant benefits in non-small-cell lung cancer from customizing erlotinib treatment 0 None
2008-09-11 Phase I trial for new tuberculosis vaccine 0 None
2008-09-11 Naltrexone-derived pyridomorphinan shows promise for treatment of alcoholism 0 5
2008-09-10 New drug promises once-a-day treatment for asthma and hay fever 0 None
2008-09-10 New drug hope for cystic fibrosis patients 0 None
2008-09-09 Receptor activation protects retina from diabetes destruction 0 None
2008-09-09 New drug hope for cystic fibrosis patients 0 None
2008-09-08 New treatment for diabetics identified 0 None
2008-09-08 Once a week treatment for type 2 diabetes in the pipeline 0 None
2008-09-07 Trial demonstrates safety and efficacy of neurally acting anti-migraine agent for treatment of acute migraine 0 None
2008-09-07 Trastuzumab-DM1 - a 'smart bomb' for breast cancer treatment 0 None
2008-09-04 Antisoma commences phase II trial of AS1411 in metastatic renal cell carcinoma 0 None
2008-09-04 Second phase 3 trial of Bronchitol in cystic fibrosis sufferers begins 0 None
2008-09-04 Clinical trial advances cystic fibrosis therapy 0 None
2008-09-03 Diffusion Pharmaceuticals initiates phase I/II clinical trial in patients with peripheral arterial disease 0 None
2008-09-03 Further analysis from ATHENA study showed Multaq (Dronedarone) reduced risk of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation 0 None
2008-09-03 FDA authorizes INDA for recombinant human C1 inhibitor in kidney transplantation 0 None
2008-09-03 Ondansetron helps reduce vomiting, hospital admissions in children with gastroenteritis 0 None
2008-09-03 Anadis Ltd's clinical trial against mucositis approved in Israel 0 None
2008-09-02 Fibrex medical reports positive phase II results for peptide for the treatment of reperfusion injury 0 None
2008-09-02 Pre-hospital treatment on the way to percutaneous coronary intervention 0 None
2008-09-02 Safety of antithrombotic treatment in acute coronary syndromes 0 None
2008-09-02 The effects of A2 inhibitor Darapladib on human coronary athlerosclerotic plaque 0 None
2008-09-02 Factor Xa inhibitor Apixaban and antiplatelet therapy after acute coronary syndrome 0 None
2008-09-02 Fibrin-derived peptide FX06 reduces cardiac reperfusion injury 0 None
2008-09-02 Overcoming poor response to standard oral antiplatelet agents 0 None
2008-09-02 Results from the Simvastatin and Ezetimibe in aortic stenosis study 0 None
2008-09-02 Myocardial regeneration by intracoronary infusion in AMI (REGENT) randomized trial 0 None
2008-09-02 MorphoSys announces publication of first MOR103 data 0 None
2008-09-01 Bryostatin extends stroke treatment time to 24 hours, repairs brain tissue 0 None
2008-09-01 New diagnostic tools and biomarkers 0 None
2008-09-01 Fluvastatin XL use is associated with improved cardiac outcome after major vascular surgery 0 None
2008-08-31 Anti-itching drug clemizole shows promise against hepatitis C 0 4.2
2008-08-31 The BEAUTIFUL study: Ivabradine and the reduction of cardiovascular events 0 None
2008-08-31 The GISSI-HF trial: Effects of n-3 PUFA in 6,975 patients with symptomatic chronic heart failure 0 None
2008-08-31 Global study shows Telmisartan reduces outcome of cardiovascular death, heart attack or stroke 0 None
2008-08-28 Takeda and Affymax provide update for Hematide in chemotherapy-induced anemia 0 None
2008-08-28 Algeta reports positive phase II data on pain palliation with Alpharadin 0 None
2008-08-28 Uganda's Makerere University receives AMANET grant for malaria vaccine trial 0 None
2008-08-27 Protherics announces start of Prolarix phase 2 study in liver cancer 0 None
2008-08-26 Olive leaf extract (EFLA943) helps tackle high blood pressure and cholesterol 0 None
2008-08-25 Genmab announces four studies of ofatumumab in chronic lymphocytic leukemia 0 None
2008-08-25 Infant deaths in clinical drug trials in India raise concern about ethical standards 0 None
2008-08-21 New vaccine to fight multiple influenza strains 0 None
2008-08-20 Addiction drug Vigabatrin proves successful in animal weight loss study 0 None
2008-08-20 Significant long-term benefit for low back pain revealed by major study 0 None
2008-08-20 Low-level exposure cadmium linked to emphysema 0 None
2008-08-20 Vitamin B supplements offer no protection from heart disease 0 None
2008-08-19 Inorganic arsenic may increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes 0 None
2008-08-19 New reasons to avoid grapefruit juice when taking certain drugs 0 4
2008-08-19 Ultrasound imaging predicts heart attack risk 0 None
2008-08-19 One night without sleep increases chemical dopamine in the human brain 0 5
2008-08-19 Alexander Technique shows long-term benefit for low back pain 0 None
2008-08-19 Chewing gum speeds up recovery from colon surgery 0 None
2008-08-18 When the patient can't make the decision 0 None
2008-08-18 New sickle cell unrelated transplant trial 0 None
2008-08-18 Teens with poor sleep habits may have higher blood pressure 0 None
2008-08-18 Study looks at physician perspectives on surrogate decision making 0 None
2008-08-18 Antidepressants can affect a person's driving ability 1 None
2008-08-17 Antidepressants may impair driving ability 0 None
2008-08-17 Alternative vaccine strategy shows promise in prostate cancer patients 0 None
2008-08-14 Psychological stress and how it might affect allergy sufferers 0 None
2008-08-14 Chronic ear infections linked to increased preference for high-fat foods 0 None
2008-08-13 Monosodium glutamate linked to obesity 0 5
2008-08-13 Sexual dysfunction among older adults 0 None
2008-08-12 Massage speeds recovery after a sports injury 0 None
2008-08-12 Adverse events from antibiotics cause 142,000 emergency department visits per year in U.S. 0 None
2008-08-12 Study finds caregivers of spouses with dementia report sadness and loneliness 0 None
2008-08-12 Experimental chemo shows promise in treating advanced non-small cell lung cancer 0 None
2008-08-12 NCI awards Wilmot scientists $1.6 million to study lymphoma treatments 0 None
2008-08-12 Depression prompts thoughts of death in cancer patients 0 None
2008-08-12 Marriage may no longer be the healthier option 0 None
2008-08-11 PET scans spot signs of early Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-08-11 Running and regular exercise mean a longer life with fewer disabilities 0 None
2008-08-11 Subtle signs of Alzheimer's appear many years before symptoms appear 0 None
2008-08-11 Links found between built-environment and prevalence of overweight/obesity 0 None
2008-08-11 Low vitamin D levels substantially increase risk of death 0 None
2008-08-11 Designer RNA fights high cholesterol, medical researchers find 0 None
2008-08-11 Aspirin, acid-blocker a-day keeps GI bleeding at bay 0 None
2008-08-11 Researchers block damage to fetal brain following maternal alcohol consumption 0 5
2008-08-10 Clomifene citrate or unstimulated intrauterine insemination do not seem to improve fertility 0 None
2008-08-10 Early treatment key to combating hepatitis C virus 0 None
2008-08-10 Eating oily fish once a week may reduce age-related macular degeneration 0 None
2008-08-10 New study aims to help Latino HIV patients 0 None
2008-08-06 Medicinal cannabis effective for neuropathic pain in HIV 0 None
2008-08-06 Rituximab significantly reduces kidney injury in membranous nephropathy 0 None
2008-08-06 Brain imaging study shows context and personality are both key in understanding our responses to emotional facial expressions 0 None
2008-08-06 Alcohol consumption declining in U.S., according to new study 0 None
2008-08-06 Wheezing after early-life antibiotics: Blame the underlying chest infection more than the antibiotics 0 None
2008-08-06 Students with food allergies often not prepared 0 None
2008-08-06 Highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) equally effective in patients with or without history of injection drug use 0 None
2008-08-05 Diet which includes fish prevents dementia and stroke 0 None
2008-08-04 Bionor Immuno trials new innovative therapeutic immunization designed to help existing HIV and AIDS patients 0 None
2008-08-04 Eating fish appears to lower risk of stroke in healthy seniors 0 None
2008-08-04 Depression hastens decline in cancer patients 0 None
2008-08-04 Dartmouth researchers question effectiveness of current movie-rating system 0 None
2008-08-04 Many cancer patients found to be using complementary and alternative methods 0 None
2008-08-04 Epilepsy drug gabapentin may reduce insomnia in recovering alcoholics 0 None
2008-08-04 Immune system protein accurate predictor of survival in pediatric septic shock 0 None
2008-08-04 Sleep apnea is an independent risk factor for all-cause mortality 0 None
2008-08-04 Adverse reactions to iodinated contrast media treated safely with commonly used medications 0 None
2008-08-03 Methadone shows promise against leukemia 0 5
2008-08-03 Immunotherapy shows promise in high-risk pediatric sarcomas 0 None
2008-08-03 Certain HIV treatment less effective when used with rifampicin-based anti-tuberculosis therapy 0 None
2008-08-03 Growth hormone reduces abdominal fat, cardiovascular risk in HIV patients on antiviral therapy 0 None
2008-08-03 Genetic defect in skin cells leads to neurodermatitis, hay fever and asthma 0 None
2008-07-31 Cancer patients not given enough information about survival benefits of palliative chemotherapy 0 None
2008-07-31 Watching too much TV is causing some university students to pack on the pounds 0 None
2008-07-31 Research team creates human ALS motor neurons 0 None
2008-07-31 New studies examine use of the nucleoside polymerase inhibitor, R1626, to the standard therapy for hepatitis C 0 None
2008-07-31 study shows compounds from soy affect brain and reproductive development 0 None
2008-07-31 Study reveals cost of stabbings to British health service 0 None
2008-07-31 What do doctors tell patients about the survival benefits of palliative chemotherapy? 0 None
2008-07-31 Drug use by Europe's youth leads to risky sexual behaviour 0 None
2008-07-31 Study sheds light on why addiction is a chronic disease 0 5
2008-07-31 Warfarin may prevent liver failure in hepatitis C 0 None
2008-07-31 Living with someone reduces risk of developing Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-07-31 Metabolic syndrome and alcohol comsumption 0 None
2008-07-31 Excess fat around the heart may be worse than high BMI for heart attacks 0 1
2008-07-30 Survey reveals most drinkers exceed current safe alcohol guidelines 0 None
2008-07-30 Genetic clues to schizophrenia uncovered 0 None
2008-07-30 Stanford Medicine explores the complex world of clinical trials 0 None
2008-07-30 Promising new therapy for Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-07-30 Rember, new Alzheimer's drug offers hope to sufferers 0 3.7
2008-07-30 Retirement could be hazardous for the health 0 None
2008-07-29 Twenty percent of British adult survivors of childhood cancer smoke despite hazards 0 None
2008-07-29 Cholesterol lowering drugs may protect against dementia 0 None
2008-07-29 Bladder problems may leave mark on brain contributing to sleep and attention problems 0 None
2008-07-29 Australian Alzheimer's trial published in the Lancet 0 None
2008-07-29 Markers in blood and spinal fluid, and a new imaging agent, show promise for early detection of Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-07-29 Alzheimer's disease patients show improvement in trial of new drug 0 None
2008-07-29 Laboratory and mouse studies show targeted drug blocks the growth of breast cancer cells that spread to the brain 0 None
2008-07-29 Laser therapy more effective than corticosteroids in long term treatment of diabetic macular edema 0 None
2008-07-29 How mixing medications can be fatal 0 None
2008-07-29 A daily 45 minute walk limits the impact of diabetes 0 None
2008-07-28 Statins reduce the risk of dementia by half 0 None
2008-07-28 Most adults in U.S. will be overweight or obese by 2030 0 None
2008-07-28 Accelerated bone turnover remains after weight loss 0 None
2008-07-28 Viagra and Levitra ED drugs shown to allow more chemo to reach brain tumors 0 None
2008-07-28 Hormone deprivation therapy - used for prostate cancer - may cause recall and concentration problems 0 None
2008-07-28 Medical errors costing $1.5 billion annually 0 None
2008-07-28 New Alzheimer's studies show advances against different treatment targets 0 None
2008-07-28 Oxytocin hormone plays role in social bonding and maternal behaviors 0 None
2008-07-27 Physical fitness levels influence brain atrophy in Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-07-27 Amyloid plaques seen with conventional MRI in animal model for first time 0 None
2008-07-27 Clinical trials to examine mushrooms' cancer-fighting properties 0 None
2008-07-27 Lung inflammation from influenza and other infections could be turned off following new discovery 0 None
2008-07-27 Amgen announces positive results for Denosumab postmenopausal osteoporosis trial 0 None
2008-07-24 Chemo and radiation after surgery prolongs life for pancreatic cancer patients 0 None
2008-07-24 Xylitol 'gummy bears' may prevent dental problems 0 None
2008-07-24 Study shows emergency physicians have good first instincts in diagnosing heart attacks 0 None
2008-07-24 Energy drinks associated with risk-taking behaviors among college students 0 5
2008-07-24 Raltegravir drug combo works against highly resistant strain of HIV 0 None
2008-07-23 Statins appear to improve survival in kidney transplant recipients 0 None
2008-07-23 Endurance exercise makes heart younger 0 None
2008-07-23 First-of-its-kind study examines whether fat tissues from different areas of the body vary in stem cell concentration 0 None
2008-07-23 Sorafenib extends life of advanced liver cancer patients 0 None
2008-07-23 Making patients move requires the right exercise advice 0 None
2008-07-23 Fish oil supplements could slow wound healing 0 None
2008-07-23 Medical blogs can pose threat to patient privacy 0 None
2008-07-22 No doubt: sun causes melanomas 0 None
2008-07-22 PET-CT scanners detect secondary head and neck cancers 0 None
2008-07-22 New study finds working age adults with major chronic conditions grew 25 percent over 10 years 0 None
2008-07-22 Coronary heart disease linked to problems with reasoning, vocabulary and verbal fluency 0 None
2008-07-22 Gilead initiates phase III trial of Elvitegravir 0 None
2008-07-22 End of life physician-patient communication 0 None
2008-07-22 Tattoos - who gets rid of them and why 0 None
2008-07-22 Epilepsy drug may raise the risk of birth defects 0 None
2008-07-22 Trial of treatment of inflammatory bowel disease begins at Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center 0 None
2008-07-22 Defining healthcare needs for chronic illness 0 None
2008-07-21 Taking the epilepsy drug topiramate may increase risk of birth defects 0 None
2008-07-21 Study shows promising results in deep brain stimulation for treatment-resistant depression 0 None
2008-07-21 CUPID cannabinoid MS study reaches milestone 0 None
2008-07-21 Dimebon, old hay fever drug shows promise in treating Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-07-21 Trial of new AIDS vaccine bites the dust 0 None
2008-07-20 Reduced dose anthracycline post-breast cancer surgery has no effect on outcome 0 None
2008-07-19 Study looks at UK's controversial choice of HPV vaccine 0 None
2008-07-19 Coffee and smoking notorious at Alcoholics Anonymous meetings 0 4
2008-07-19 Loud music leads to more drinking in less time 0 5
2008-07-19 Common stereotypes about obese workers dismissed in new study 0 None
2008-07-17 NIAID will not conduct the PAVE 100 HIV vaccine study 0 None
2008-07-17 Using genetics to improve traditional psychiatric diagnoses 0 None
2008-07-17 Shared gene expression alterations in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder 0 None
2008-07-16 D-cycloserine may improve behavioral therapy treatment for anxiety 0 None
2008-07-16 Culturally tailored education can improve blood sugar control in type 2 diabetes 0 None
2008-07-16 Metrifonate and praziquantel for urinary schistosomiasis 0 None
2008-07-16 Regularly use of salmeterol for asthma: more evidence of long-term problems 0 None
2008-07-16 AFFiRiS GmbH alzheimer's vaccine progress 0 None
2008-07-15 Men and women react differently to temptation 1 5
2008-07-15 Possible link found between X-rays and prostate cancer 0 None
2008-07-15 New understanding of fetal hemoglobin regulation in patients with sickle cell disease 0 None
2008-07-15 "Smothered" genes combine with mutations to yield poor out come in cancer patients 0 None
2008-07-15 Chemo pill shows promise for advanced lymphoma 0 None
2008-07-14 Variations in the serotonin transporter gene may determine who responds best to antidepressant 0 None
2008-07-14 Certain communication skills can help physicians increase the efficiency of their time with patients during office visits 0 None
2008-07-14 Prehypertension in adults aged 18 to 30 common and associated with coronary atherosclerosis 0 None
2008-07-14 Study examines heparin use following cardioembolic stroke 0 None
2008-07-14 Plant sterols to lower cholesterol have risks 3 3.7
2008-07-14 Link between DNA palindromes and disease discovered 0 None
2008-07-14 Chantix for smoking cessation performs better than placebos 0 None
2008-07-14 Physical exercise may prevent brain shrinkage in early Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-07-14 Older patients more satisfied with care when accompanied to medical visits 0 None
2008-07-14 Optimism is good for heart health, at least among men, a new study shows 0 None
2008-07-13 Heavy alcohol use tied to conditions in the college environment 0 None
2008-07-13 Common genetic variations increase risk of life-long nicotine addiction for young smokers 0 None
2008-07-13 Treating rare breast cancer with radiation therapy may lower recurrence rate 0 None
2008-07-13 Does this make me look fat? 0 None
2008-07-13 Insulin suppresses receptors that cause cascade of inflammation 0 None
2008-07-10 Hormone replacement therapy and gallbladder disease 0 None
2008-07-10 Talking about sex to teenagers 0 None
2008-07-10 Common mechanisms may underlie autism's diverse mutations 0 None
2008-07-10 Potential new way to prevent graft-versus-host disease 0 None
2008-07-10 How alcohol impacts heart and stroke risk may differ for men and women 0 None
2008-07-10 Scientists predict new uses for existing drugs from their side effects 0 None
2008-07-10 UT Southwestern launches study of surgical option for treating diabetic and other neuropathies 0 None
2008-07-10 Novel drug ionophore shows potential for Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-07-09 An analysis of food's affect on the brain 0 5
2008-07-09 Researchers to compare common ARV as a pill and vaginal gel in unique HIV prevention study 0 None
2008-07-09 Combining medical knowledge to save lives 0 None
2008-07-09 Swedish study finds many men not told wife's cancer incurable or told too late 0 None
2008-07-09 The good and bad side of dopamine 0 None
2008-07-09 Good sex at 70 0 None
2008-07-09 Liver protein fetuin-A linked to type 2 diabetes in seniors 0 None
2008-07-08 Increased potassium/sodium in diet may decrease risk of hypertension, coronary heart disease and stroke 0 None
2008-07-08 Stopping drinking may lead to health problems including depression 0 None
2008-07-08 Cigarette smoking leads to bladder cancer - need for more awareness 0 None
2008-07-08 Will our future brains be smaller? 0 None
2008-07-08 Sumatriptan/naproxen sodium drug combo taken early relieves migraine symptoms 0 None
2008-07-08 Post-traumatic stress disorder causes early death from heart disease 0 None
2008-07-08 Keeping a food diary doubles diet weight loss 0 None
2008-07-07 U-M study to look at effects of chemotherapy on brain function of breast cancer survivors 0 None
2008-07-07 The secrets to a long and healthy life 0 None
2008-07-07 Disruption of blood sugar levels after heart surgery is common 0 None
2008-07-07 Link between childhood eczema and asthma calls for more aggressive therapies 0 None
2008-07-06 6 in every 100 patients die in hospital due to adverse drug reaction 0 None
2008-07-06 Families where children are born without a genetic or gestational link to their parents are functioning well 0 None
2008-07-04 Screening athletes for heart disorders would save lives 0 None
2008-07-04 Gene technique that alters CCR5-producing gene increases resistance to HIV in mice 0 None
2008-07-03 Resveratrol improves health, but not longevity in aging mice 0 None
2008-07-03 Weight loss program or exercise, which is best? 0 None
2008-07-03 Controlling bone disease improves survival of hemodialysis patients 0 None
2008-07-02 Quantum dot nanoparticles can penetrate skin through minor abrasions 0 None
2008-07-02 Coronary arterial calcium scans help detect overall death risk in the elderly 0 None
2008-07-02 New research shows that adrenal nodules not being adequately evaluated 0 None
2008-07-02 Mediterranean diet cuts cancer risk 0 None
2008-07-02 Shortcuts in using bar coding technology at hospitals undermines systems' safeguards, study finds 0 None
2008-07-02 Caffeine could help prevent multiple sclerosis 0 None
2008-07-02 Avoid cancer by eating a Mediterranean diet 0 5
2008-07-01 Worksite-based programs for weight loss are helpful 0 None
2008-07-01 Weekends can sabotage weight-control efforts 0 None
2008-07-01 Healing touch therapy 0 None
2008-07-01 The benefits of green tea in reducing an important risk factor for heart disease 0 None
2008-07-01 Study says cut to junior doctors' hours does not compromise patients' safety 0 None
2008-07-01 Significant gender differences in heart disease 0 None
2008-07-01 Brain-injured patients need better and earlier nutrition 0 None
2008-07-01 Hydrogen sulfide significantly improves survival after extreme blood loss 0 None
2008-07-01 Broad differences in alcohol, tobacco and illegal drug use across countries 0 None
2008-07-01 U.S. has highest levels of illegal cocaine and cannabis use 0 None
2008-07-01 100 percent oxygen resuscitation after brain injury may do more harm than good to children 0 None
2008-07-01 Carbohydrate and caffeine following exhaustive exercise helps muscles refuel 0 None
2008-07-01 Low levels of good cholesterol could signal dementia 0 None
2008-06-30 Low levels of high-density lipoproteins linked to memory loss, dementia risk 0 None
2008-06-30 Being born over 10 pounds increases risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2008-06-30 Stillbirths, infant deaths lead to anxiety, guilt among obstetricians 0 None
2008-06-30 Vibrating exercise platform helps reduce falls in the elderly 0 None
2008-06-30 Low childhood IQ linked to dementia risk later in life 0 None
2008-06-30 Almonds may improve digestive health 0 5
2008-06-30 Cancer cure in mice to be tested in humans 0 None
2008-06-30 Combination of cognitive-behaviour therapy and d-Cycloserine provides new hope for sufferers of social anxiety 0 None
2008-06-27 Sudden loss of hearing might be an early sign of stroke 0 None
2008-06-27 Treatment for cigarette, alcohol and drug use in pregnancy improves outcomes for mother and baby 0 None
2008-06-26 Study shows youth smoking rates have stagnated 0 None
2008-06-26 New clinical trial for patients with asbestos-associated lung cancer 0 None
2008-06-26 Researchers study hidden homicide trend 0 None
2008-06-26 Can long-term use of Fosomax hinder bone healing? 0 None
2008-06-26 Online assistance from pharmacists helps control high blood pressure, study finds 0 None
2008-06-26 Study explores impact of gender, demographics and emotion on the experience of jury deliberation 0 None
2008-06-26 Study examines impact of poor, uninsured patients' race in terms of reporting racism in their health care 0 None
2008-06-26 Hurried doctor visits can leave patients bewildered 0 None
2008-06-26 Seniors with type 2 diabetes may experience memory declines immediately after eating unhealthy meal 0 None
2008-06-25 Discovery of second genetic risk factor for developing late-onset Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2008-06-25 Study uncovers a mechanism that explains calcium abnormalities in Alzheimer's brain 0 None
2008-06-25 High levels of urinary albumin excretion predict hypertension 0 None
2008-06-25 Losartan shows promise in treating Marfan syndrome 1 None
2008-06-25 State policies have a significant impact on drug treatment programs 0 None
2008-06-25 Home-based cognitive behavioral therapy relieves irritable bowel syndrome symptoms 0 None
2008-06-25 Traumatic brain injuries in seniors often missed or misdiagnosed 0 None
2008-06-24 Drug-releasing coronary artery stent use linked with decrease in procedures to unblock coronary arteries 0 None
2008-06-24 Pharmacist intervention can improve asthma outcomes 0 None
2008-06-24 Transplants of mononuclear human umbilical cord blood may help Lou Gehrig's patients 0 None
2008-06-24 Study uncovers how Ritalin works in brain to boost cognition, focus attention 0 5
2008-06-24 New more accurate cardiovascular score developed to improve heart attack and stroke detection 0 None
2008-06-24 Nerve cells derived from embryonic stem cells and transplanted into mice may lead to improved brain therapies 0 None
2008-06-24 Neurological assessment of older adults: A crystal ball to the future 0 None
2008-06-24 Oral cannabis ineffective in treating acute pain 0 None
2008-06-24 Personal benefit, helping others motivate clinical trial participants 0 None
2008-06-24 Subtle but detectable neurological abnormalities appear to predict risk of death in older individuals 0 None
2008-06-24 Nearly one in five patients experiences chest pain one year after having a heart attack 0 None
2008-06-24 Racial disparities in colorectal cancer screening rates 0 None
2008-06-24 General anesthesia can increase post-surgical pain 0 None
2008-06-24 Neurological assessment of older adults should become routine examinations 0 None
2008-06-24 Simple ultrasound exam may predict osteoporosis risk 0 None
2008-06-24 Automated magnetic resonance imaging technique assists in earlier Alzheimer's diagnosis 0 None
2008-06-23 Drug rapamycin reverses mental retardation caused by tuberous sclerosis complex 0 None
2008-06-23 Lower blood levels of vitamin D linked to increased heart problems 0 None
2008-06-23 Study: Outreach and internal navigation program on breast cancer diagnosis in an urban cancer center with a large African-American population 0 None
2008-06-23 The impact of socioeconomic status on survival after cancer in the United States 0 None
2008-06-23 Evidence for an increased cancer risk following the use of radioactive Radium-224 in the therapy for Ankylosing Spondylitis 0 None
2008-06-23 Management of hypertension immediately after stroke 0 None
2008-06-23 Canopus BioPharma enters phase II clinical trials with CB1400 0 None
2008-06-23 Study provides direct proof on how key protein promotes vascular disease 0 None
2008-06-23 Big breakfast the way to lose weight 0 None
2008-06-19 Risk factors for sudden death for adult muscular dystrophy identified 0 None
2008-06-19 Why depression and diabetes often go together ...but which comes first? 0 None
2008-06-18 New drug offers hope for Alzheimer's victims 0 None
2008-06-17 Discovery of new biomarkers for growth hormone - potential for detecting growth hormone abuse 0 None
2008-06-17 Melanomas "run" in families - CDKN2A gene reveals why 0 None
2008-06-17 Polyphenolics derived from red grapes may help treat Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2008-06-17 High-carb and protein big breakfast diet shown as a good method to reduce weight 0 None
2008-06-17 Lower incomes and lower education levels tied to higher death rates after heart attack 0 None
2008-06-17 The 'chicken-and-egg' problem with diabetes and depression 0 None
2008-06-17 Drink up that coffee to reduce your risk of a heart attack! 0 5
2008-06-16 Individualized therapies for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma identified with PET 0 None
2008-06-16 New hope for patients with breast cancers resistant to tamoxifen 0 None
2008-06-16 Aerobics increases blood protein that may suppress appetite 0 None
2008-06-16 Tastants can help with weight loss 0 3.9
2008-06-16 Largest ever Canadian study on osteoporosis informs health policy 0 None
2008-06-16 Radioimmunotherapy targeting viral antigens shows potential to treat or prevent viral cancers 0 None
2008-06-16 Misoprostol off-label use may have led to deaths 0 None
2008-06-16 Compound in grapes and red wine may help battle obesity 0 None
2008-06-16 Hearing loss twice as common in adults with diabetes 0 None
2008-06-16 Society's attitudes have little impact on choice of sexual partner 0 None
2008-06-16 Some muscles controlling facial expressions are not common to everyone 0 None
2008-06-16 High blood pressure treatment effective in reversing vascular damage 0 None
2008-06-16 Racial disparities reduced in injury related mortality 0 None
2008-06-16 Study shows many Australian heart patients die needlessly 0 None
2008-06-16 Party drug GHB a growing problem in Australia 0 5
2008-06-15 Benfotiamine nothing but "Snake Oil" 16 2
2008-06-15 Fluoride toothpaste too pricey for world's poorest people 0 1
2008-06-15 EUROACTION Trial: A comprehensive approach to cardiovascular prevention 0 None
2008-06-15 Women, Latinos face higher brain aneurysm risk 0 None
2008-06-11 Smoking and obesity linked to hearing loss 0 None
2008-06-11 Subclinical hypothyroidism common in chronic kidney disease 0 None
2008-06-11 Study recommends development of standards for pediatric doses in nuclear medicine 0 None
2008-06-11 Viruses genetically designed to kill cancer cells influence tumor blood-vessel growth 0 None
2008-06-11 Drug combo offers new approach for reversing type 1 diabetes 0 None
2008-06-11 Decline in cigarette smoking offset by increase in cigars and other tobacco products 0 1
2008-06-11 Smoking and body mass index found to be risk factors in age-related hearing loss 0 None
2008-06-11 Heart Failure 2008 - Congress to address a heart condition whose prevalence is increasing with 'exponential growth' 0 None
2008-06-11 Computed tomography lung cancer screening no cure-all for smokers 0 None
2008-06-11 St. John's wort not effective for treating ADHD 0 None
2008-06-11 Memory loss linked to sleep apnea 1 None
2008-06-11 Chinese red food colouring beats heart disease and cancer 1 None
2008-06-11 Turn up the lights and slow down dementia! 0 None
2008-06-11 Study finds obese people have higher lifetime medical costs despite shorter life expectancies 0 None
2008-06-10 Middle age smokers run the risk of memory loss and early dementia 0 None
2008-06-10 Now what do we do? Thongs condemned! 0 None
2008-06-10 Sunshine vitamin protect against heart attacks 0 None
2008-06-10 "HiCy" drug regimen reverses multiple sclerosis symptoms in selected patients 0 None
2008-06-10 Having heart surgery? Watch your blood sugar 0 None
2008-06-10 Irritable bowel syndrome linked to chilli pepper pain receptor 0 None
2008-06-10 Common cause of loss of sight may be avoided by diet rich in omega-3 0 None
2008-06-10 Teens stressed and sleepless because of mobile phones 0 5
2008-06-09 Nicotine use and narcolepsy 0 None
2008-06-09 Antibiotics can prevent wound complications of childbirth 0 None
2008-06-09 Cell phones interfere with teen sleep 0 None
2008-06-09 Marital happiness lowers risk of sleep problems 0 None
2008-06-09 Family history and screening for colorectal cancer 0 None
2008-06-09 Extra sleep improves athletic performance 0 None
2008-06-09 Chinese red yeast rice reduces repeat heart attacks 0 None
2008-06-09 World's oldest woman had normal brain 0 None
2008-06-09 Latest research suggests tight glucose control for diabetics 0 None
2008-06-08 Data shows that most bingers are not alone in drinking 0 None
2008-06-08 Drug used to treat alcohol dependence also works for pathological gamblers 0 None
2008-06-05 Cancer patients report less fatigue while taking narcolepsy drug 0 None
2008-06-05 Enzyme plays key role in cell fate 0 None
2008-06-04 Long-term pesticide exposure may increase diabetes risk 0 None
2008-06-04 The effect of alcohol advertising on young people 1 5
2008-06-03 Job stress causing depression in workers in Victoria 0 None
2008-06-03 Incidence of melanoma and other malignancies among rheumatoid arthritis patients treated with Methotrexate 0 None
2008-06-03 Many patients with heart failure miscalculate life expectancy 0 None
2008-06-03 How and where fat is stored predicts disease risk better than weight 0 None
2008-06-03 How the cholesterol-lowering drug ezetimibe (Zetia) works 0 None
2008-06-03 You may not be what you eat after all! 0 None
2008-06-03 Thinness versus obesity not directly linked to eating habits 0 None
2008-06-03 New clues for nerve cell repair 0 None
2008-06-03 Vigorous exercise helps seniors avoid disability 0 None
2008-06-03 Bavarian Nordic enters trials with prostate cancer vaccine 0 None
2008-06-03 Conversation helps people with dementia 0 None
2008-06-03 CSL Behring study shows extended half-life recombinant VIIa leads to longer biologic activity 0 None
2008-06-03 ThromboGenics and BioInvent report positive results for anti-PlGF cancer therapeutic TB-403 0 None
2008-06-03 Paclitaxel Poliglumex/Capecitabine regimen well tolerated and active in metastatic breast cancer 0 None
2008-06-02 Aggression between nursing-home residents more common than widely believed 0 None
2008-06-02 Preventable adverse events in hospitals occur 3 times more among patients with deafness, blindness or psychiatric disorders 0 None
2008-06-02 Cetuximab and chemotherapy combination proves safe, effective for head and neck cancer patients 0 None
2008-06-02 Less than 1 in 5 patients receive treatment to prevent venous thrombosis after surgery 0 None
2008-06-02 Improving cancer diagnosis and support services for Asian patients 0 None
2008-06-02 Many Gulf Coast residents affected by Hurricane Katrina continue to have mental health problems, study finds 0 None
2008-06-02 Meniscal damage and joint malalignment predictors of cartilage loss 0 None
2008-06-02 Study looks at the role of metformin as possible anti-tumor agent 0 None
2008-06-02 Celldex Therapeutics vaccine may double survival in patients with deadly brain tumors 0 None
2008-06-02 Functional Electrical Stimulation may benefit people with Parkinson's 0 None
2008-06-02 Sugar-sweetened beverages may be contributing to increasing obesity rates 0 None
2008-06-02 Bipolar disorder in adolescents is a huge risk factor for smoking and substance abuse 0 None
2008-06-02 Gemcitabine with bevacizumab and radiotherapy safe for pancreatic cancer patients 0 None
2008-06-02 Prevalence of pre-cancerous masses in the colon same in patients in their 40s and 50s 0 None
2008-06-02 Short-term exposure to air pollution may increase risk of stroke or mini-stroke 0 None
2008-06-02 Anti-rejection drug sirolimus may prolong organ life in noncompliant kidney transplant patients 1 None
2008-06-02 Are bunk bed safe? 1 5
2008-06-02 Study identifies most costly adverse events in children's hospitals 0 None
2008-06-02 First study to examine vitamin D insufficiency in pediatric patients with low bone density 0 None
2008-06-01 US soldiers in high-tuberculosis areas face new epidemic: false positives 0 None
2008-06-01 Survivors of childhood Hodgkin's lymphoma at higher risk of future health problems 0 None
2008-06-01 Young age may provide survival advantage to children with certain brain tumors 0 None
2008-06-01 Smoking during pregnancy and SIDS 0 None
2008-06-01 Combination biotherapies safe, promising for melanoma patients 0 None
2008-06-01 Golf for a long life! 0 None
2008-06-01 Almost 1 in 6 cases of depression among working Victorians are caused by job stress 0 None
2008-06-01 Mothers play an important role in determining how much fathers get involved in taking care of their infants 0 None
2008-06-01 New studies provide insight into oral cancer, chronic pediatric ear infections, and hearing health 0 None
2008-06-01 Study investigates mental and physical effects of collective traumas 0 None
2008-05-30 More aggressive hospital care does not lead to improved patient outcomes in all cases, study finds 0 None
2008-05-30 Quality of life predicts cancer survival 0 None
2008-05-30 Bilateral cochlear implants: A case when two are definitely superior to one 0 None
2008-05-29 Lack of dental care may have life-threatening implications 1 None
2008-05-28 University of Pennsylvania researcher to launch drug trial in Chinese province among IDUs 0 None
2008-05-28 New multi-million pound study to find the cause of Type 1 diabetes 0 None
2008-05-27 First patient enrolled in phase III study of Bevacizumab and Trastuzumab in early breast cancer 0 None
2008-05-27 Gum disease an indicator of increased cancer risk 0 None
2008-05-27 Antipsychotic drugs dangerous for the elderly 0 None
2008-05-26 Alpha1-antitrypsin deficiency associated with increased risk of lung cancer 0 None
2008-05-26 Flavanols in cocoa improve artery function, help relieve stress on heart 0 None
2008-05-26 Common gene disorder doubles risk of lung cancer, even among nonsmokers 0 None
2008-05-26 Bivalirudin improves net clinical outcomes and increases survival in heart attack patients 0 None
2008-05-26 Why do some heavy drinkers develop mouth and throat cancers while others do not? 0 None
2008-05-25 Good news for diabetics 0 None
2008-05-25 Higher-risk people are shunning colon cancer screens 0 None
2008-05-25 HIV patients suffer more from osteoporosis 0 None
2008-05-22 RTOG study likely treatment option for brain tumor patients like Sen. Kennedy 0 None
2008-05-22 Anti-rejection drug sirolimus may increase risk of diabetes after kidney transplant 0 None
2008-05-22 Experimental drug blocks prostate cancer in animal study 0 None
2008-05-22 Two Penn studies show drug-eluting stents outperform bare metal stents 0 None
2008-05-22 Smoke-free laws are protecting all workers according to new study 0 None
2008-05-22 Study finds increased risk of some cancers among HIV-positive people in U.S. 0 None
2008-05-22 Knee injuries among most costly high school sports-related injuries 0 None
2008-05-22 Drug testing for exam students could be on the cards 0 None
2008-05-22 Quitting smoking a group activity! 0 None
2008-05-22 Procalcitonin: A valuable predicator for lethal respiratory failure 0 None
2008-05-22 Reducing blockage fails to improve access to the bloodstream for kidney dialysis 0 None
2008-05-21 Smoking is addictive, but quitting is contagious 0 None
2008-05-21 Possible biological explanation for C-Section-linked allergies and asthma found 0 None
2008-05-21 Evidence mounts against DHEA use in treating cognitive decline 0 None
2008-05-21 Low-intensity case management cuts chronic obstructive pulmonary disease-related hospital visits in half 0 None
2008-05-21 DNA modification seen in colorectal tumors helps predict outcomes, John Wayne Cancer Institute researchers find 0 None
2008-05-21 When it comes to your teeth smoothies are roughies 0 None
2008-05-21 Study debunks myths about teens and oral sex 0 None
2008-05-21 Elderly too often malnourished and unnoticed in hospital 0 None
2008-05-21 Sleep deprived brain not to be trusted 0 None
2008-05-21 Glycemic stability may be important key to recovery from critical illness 0 None
2008-05-21 Teenage blood donors have greater risk of donation-related complications 0 None
2008-05-20 Noninvasive ventilation eases final hours, days for lung cancer patients 0 None
2008-05-20 New prognostic markers for gastric cancer patients 0 None
2008-05-20 Trends of vitamin B6 status in US population sample identified in study 0 None
2008-05-20 Targeted therapy can improve outcomes for lung tumors 0 None
2008-05-20 Study looks at effect of environmental chemicals on female mammals 0 None
2008-05-20 Body mass index in adolescence in relation to cause-specific mortality 0 None
2008-05-20 Rifampin provides new way to treat latent tuberculosis 0 None
2008-05-20 Ideal treatment for potentially fatal heart condition changes with age 0 None
2008-05-20 Making sense of the data in a controversial trial of a "clot-busting drug" for treating stroke 0 None
2008-05-19 Silver-coated endotracheal tube reduces infections from highly resistant bacteria 0 None
2008-05-19 Cancer drug shows promise as treatment for pulmonary hypertension 0 None
2008-05-19 Stroke plays a role in epilepsy development, especially for elderly 0 None
2008-05-19 Aging brings ease and contentment 0 None
2008-05-19 21st birthday drinking 0 None
2008-05-19 Thiazide-type diuretic shown to be best first-choice drug for hypertensive patients 0 None
2008-05-19 Black patients face higher death rates in early stages of kidney disease 0 None
2008-05-19 Rochester vaccine triggers immune response, prevents Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-05-19 Bypass not to blame for heart patients' mental decline 0 None
2008-05-19 Blood pressure confusion for diabetics 0 None
2008-05-19 Treatment of obstructive sleep apnea with CPAP may lower blood pressure 0 None
2008-05-19 Genes may control risk of contracting deadly skin cancer 0 None
2008-05-19 People with obstructive sleep apnea at risk for cardiac stress on airline flights 0 None
2008-05-19 Gap in mortality rates between people with more, less education widened, study finds 0 None
2008-05-19 Lubiprostone brings relief for many IBS patients who experience constipation 0 None
2008-05-19 Nurse-administered prevention and management strategies can decrease incidence of lymphedema and improve quality of life in patients 0 5
2008-05-18 Asbestos-induced lung cancer patients do not appear to benefit from chemotherapy 0 None
2008-05-15 Study implicates 350 gene regions in cancer development in the mouse 0 None
2008-05-15 Sitting position can influence risk of whiplash 0 None
2008-05-15 Obesity and unhealthy lifestyles linked to more complex urinary problems 0 None
2008-05-15 Study finds patients overestimate cancer screening history 0 None
2008-05-15 Palatal surgery in less lexically advanced, younger children associated with better speech outcomes 0 None
2008-05-15 Study finds new generation of drug-coated stent benefits heart patients 0 None
2008-05-15 Viagra could become a treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy 0 5
2008-05-15 Sleep deprivation could affect students' academic results 0 3.5
2008-05-13 Drug therapy for phenylketonuria reverses heart damage 0 None
2008-05-13 Chronic disease management: Does it improve health and save money? 0 None
2008-05-13 Beta blockers after surgery more risky than beneficial 0 5
2008-05-12 Study shows how T cell's machinery dials down autoimmunity 0 None
2008-05-12 Arsenic-based agent shown to help eradicate leukemia-initiating cells 0 None
2008-05-12 Study looks at phantom limb syndrome 0 None
2008-05-12 Molecular pathway in muscle helps explain effectiveness of diabetes interventions 0 None
2008-05-11 Starpharma reports positive VivaGel clinical study results 0 None
2008-05-11 Discovery of ten new genes related to human growth 0 None
2008-05-11 Is divorce bad for the parents? 0 None
2008-05-11 Binge drinking and driving 0 None
2008-05-09 Researchers launch lung cancer screening trial 0 None
2008-05-09 University of Leicester to lead audit of adults with autism 0 None
2008-05-09 Link found between birth order and asthma symptoms 0 None
2008-05-09 Study affirms effectiveness of medication for juvenile rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2008-05-09 Young people are drinking and taking drugs to enhance sexual arousal or prolong sex 0 None
2008-05-08 GeoVax Labs to launch phase II trials of HIV vaccine candidate 0 None
2008-05-08 Outcomes of obese and nonobese patients undergoing revision total hip arthroplasty 0 None
2008-05-08 Study finds darapladib lowers biomarker for cardiovascular problems 0 None
2008-05-08 Study finds arthritis can be a barrier for adults seeking to manage diabetes through exercise 0 None
2008-05-08 Department of Health announces adult autism strategy 1 5
2008-05-08 Lack of motivation in schizophrenia linked to brain chemical imbalance 0 None
2008-05-07 Color Doppler ultrasound should be first imaging technique for diagnosing suspected acute appendicitis 0 None
2008-05-07 Study suggests caution on a new anti-obesity drug in children 0 None
2008-05-07 Vitamin D linked to reduced mortality rate in chronic kidney disease 0 None
2008-05-07 Role of genetic components of dendritic cells could lead to more effective drugs 0 None
2008-05-07 microRNAs appear essential for retinal health 0 None
2008-05-07 New study shows how sounds are amplified in the inner ear 0 None
2008-05-07 Obesity may increase adults' risk for having dementia 0 None
2008-05-07 CardioTech receives approval for a second graft size for CardioPass clinical trial 0 None
2008-05-07 Major mental disorders cost society billions in unearned income 0 None
2008-05-07 Obesity can increase dementia risk by up to 80 per cent - people who are underweight also face an elevated risk 0 None
2008-05-07 Quit smoking and the benefits soon appear 0 None
2008-05-07 Suicide victims who were abused have genetic brain difference 0 None
2008-05-06 Fat transplantation can have metabolic benefits 0 None
2008-05-06 Fewer seeking low-cost care abroad than previously estimated, most seeking higher-quality care, study shows 0 None
2008-05-06 Corticosteroids not linked with reduced risk of death for children with bacterial meningitis 0 None
2008-05-06 Adult human stem cells shown not to pose a cancer risk when implanted into different organs 0 None
2008-05-06 Gut hormone makes food appear more desirable 0 None
2008-05-06 Gene sequence that can make half of us fatter is discovered 0 None
2008-05-06 New study finds widespread gambling activity among adolescents and young adults in U.S. 0 None
2008-05-06 New chemicals shield 'genome guardian' 0 None
2008-05-06 Ibuprofen found to reduce the risk of Alzheimer's 0 5
2008-05-06 Breast cancer cluster prompts nationwide study of all ABC studios 0 None
2008-05-06 Depression in seniors linked to low levels of vitamin D 0 None
2008-05-05 Genes and the environment contribute differently to drinking among young adolescents 0 None
2008-05-05 Botulinum toxin is safe and effective for treating cervical dystonia 0 None
2008-05-05 Low blood levels of vitamin D may be associated with depression in seniors 0 None
2008-05-05 Mood and anxiety disorders put cancer patients at risk for posttraumatic stress disorder 0 None
2008-05-05 Short arms and legs could mean greater dementia risk 0 None
2008-05-05 Ibuprofen linked to lower risk of Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-05-05 Drinking patterns in adolescents may be set after only a few exposures to alcohol 0 None
2008-05-05 Kidney disease substantially worsens in a fourth of African Americans despite therapy for hypertension 0 None
2008-05-05 Results of St. Jude Medical deep brain stimulation study presented at APA meeting 0 None
2008-05-05 High-fat diet for severe childhood epilepsy prevents seizures 0 None
2008-05-02 Analysis of alcoholics' brains suggests treatment target 0 None
2008-05-02 Ads saying dairy products help you lose weight are misleading 0 None
2008-05-01 Study identifies new mechanism linking activation of key heart enzyme and oxidative stress 0 None
2008-05-01 Harmful blood glucose levels linked to genetic mutation 0 None
2008-05-01 Poor nighttime sleep associated with daytime napping in older adults 0 None
2008-05-01 Antidepressant amitriptyline shown to alleviate symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome 0 None
2008-05-01 Short and long sleepers more likely to have metabolic syndrome 0 None
2008-05-01 Phase of clock gene expression in human leukocytes correlates with habitual sleep timing 0 None
2008-05-01 Obesity and heart failure risk 0 None
2008-05-01 New study raises questions about prostate cancer therapies targeting insulin-like growth factor receptor 0 None
2008-05-01 TV injury coverage lacking, study finds 0 None
2008-05-01 Alendronate may improve successful implantation of maxillary bone 0 None
2008-05-01 High blood pressure still sneaking past doctors, Stanford study shows 0 None
2008-05-01 Dual treatment of incontinence and dementia associated with functional decline 0 None
2008-05-01 Cocaine addicts who use other substances have more mental health problems 0 None
2008-05-01 Biomarker predicts malignancy potential of HG-PIN lesions in the prostate 0 None
2008-05-01 Obesity can worsen the impact of asthma 0 None
2008-05-01 Study raises questions about prostate cancer therapies targeting IGF-1 0 None
2008-05-01 New discoveries in hearing health 0 None
2008-04-30 New cancer drug opportunities 0 None
2008-04-30 Prozac shows promise for multiple sclerosis 0 None
2008-04-30 Dual treatment of incontinence and dementia associated with functional decline 0 None
2008-04-30 New model for embryonic limb development 0 None
2008-04-30 Improving survival rates among users of left ventricular assist devices 0 None
2008-04-30 Alzheimer's and diabetes link 0 None
2008-04-30 Progesterone could prevent brain damage after head injury 0 None
2008-04-30 Mould in the home 0 None
2008-04-29 Obesity prevention program reduces onset of eating disorders by 61% and obesity by 55% 0 None
2008-04-29 Healthy habits provide cancer survivors a higher quality of life 0 None
2008-04-29 Ranibizumab therapy for diabetic eye disease shows promise 0 None
2008-04-29 Medicare costs estimated at $21.1 billion for 5 years of care for elderly cancer patients 0 None
2008-04-29 Study explains why steroid therapy for sinusitis and asthma loses its punch over time 0 None
2008-04-29 Alcohol affects threat-detecting brain circuits 0 None
2008-04-29 Gastric bypass surgery and effect on lower back pain 0 None
2008-04-29 Brain tumor surgery, depression and survival 0 None
2008-04-29 Popular blood pressure drugs could hold the key to weight loss 0 None
2008-04-28 Most of us can lose weight initially, keeping it off is another matter! 0 None
2008-04-28 Aggregates of red and white blood cells may contribute to sickle cell disease 0 None
2008-04-28 Alendronate may be associated with irregular heartbeat 0 None
2008-04-28 Cell-based therapy shows promise in patients with Parkinson's disease 0 None
2008-04-28 UCLA study identifies factors leading to hospital admission for heart failure 0 None
2008-04-28 Thiazolidinediones may slow bone formation and speed bone loss 0 None
2008-04-28 Epilepsy drug phenytoin causes bone loss in young women 0 None
2008-04-28 More than 40 per cent of smokers tried to quit in 2007 0 None
2008-04-27 Sensory integration therapy helps children with autism 2 None
2008-04-27 Study shows false memories complicate end-of-life treatment decisions 0 None
2008-04-27 Study looks at anesthetic desflurane and Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-04-26 Combining sorafenib with carboplatin/paclitaxel adds no benefit in lung cancer 0 None
2008-04-26 Adult participants needed for ADHD study 0 None
2008-04-24 Coffee protects some women against breast cancer 0 None
2008-04-24 Bioartificial kidney speeds recovery, reduces mortality 0 None
2008-04-24 Lower wealth, education and income associated with increased stroke up to age 65 0 None
2008-04-24 Self-referring physicians behind increase in diagnostic imaging 0 None
2008-04-24 Early Exit: Estimating and explaining early exit from drug treatment 0 None
2008-04-24 Pralatrexate for T-cell lymphoma 0 1
2008-04-24 Hepatitis C therapy peginterferon alfa-2b shows promise 0 None
2008-04-24 Mitochondrial dysfunction and redox signaling in atrial tachyarrhythmia 0 None
2008-04-24 Metabolic genes tied to inflammatory predictor of heart disease and stroke risk 0 None
2008-04-24 Racial disparities in smoking cessation treatment 0 None
2008-04-24 Smokers more depressed 0 None
2008-04-24 Doctors should consider alternatives to antibiotics for sinusitis 0 None
2008-04-24 Interventions for enhancing medication adherence 0 None
2008-04-24 Blacks on Medicaid carry heavier cancer burden than whites do 0 None
2008-04-24 Multiple studies demonstrate use of hyperthermia therapy in treating pancreatic cancer 0 5
2008-04-24 Do patients have equal access to coronary angiography? 0 None
2008-04-23 Teenage health in Europe 0 None
2008-04-23 An assessment of fixed-capacity models of visual working memory 0 None
2008-04-23 20% of adolescents smoke 0 None
2008-04-22 Teenage suicides: Study advocates greater family support 0 None
2008-04-22 Life expectancy declines in some U.S. populations 0 None
2008-04-22 NIH study reveals incidence, precursors and psychiatric sequelae of major psychiatric disorders 0 None
2008-04-22 Fat-cell hormone linked to kidney disease 0 None
2008-04-22 Cisplatin found to be less effective than standard treatment for patients with anal cancer 0 None
2008-04-22 Drug-releasing stent shows promise for improving outcomes in patients with coronary artery disease 0 None
2008-04-22 Effects of population tobacco control interventions on social inequalities in smoking 0 None
2008-04-22 Link found between relational victimization in adolescence and depression and anxiety in early adulthood 0 None
2008-04-22 New understanding of how exercise impacts the heart 0 None
2008-04-22 Lumbar supports for prevention and treatment of low back pain 0 None
2008-04-22 Omega-3 fatty acids for bipolar disorder 0 None
2008-04-22 Early diagnosis vital in oesophageal cancer detection 0 None
2008-04-22 Prostate cancer screening programme leads to bigger fall in death rates than surrounding areas 0 None
2008-04-22 Seeking quality of life for cancer sufferers 0 None
2008-04-21 Life expectancy of a significant segment of the U.S. population is declining or at best stagnating 0 None
2008-04-21 Stroke pilot study results to be announced at University of Leicester 0 None
2008-04-21 Chemotherapy causes delayed severe neural damage 0 None
2008-04-21 Angiotech to suspend Vascular Wrap clinical trials 0 None
2008-04-21 Migraine exacerbates skin sensitivity or pain 0 None
2008-04-21 Neuroimaging helps improve quality of life for brain tumor patients 0 None
2008-04-21 CocoaVia dark chocolate bars lower cholesterol and systolic blood pressure 0 None
2008-04-21 First comprehensive look at treatment practices for nonepileptic seizures 0 None
2008-04-21 Study shows many cancer survivors do little exercise and are overweight 0 None
2008-04-21 Parkinson's disease linked to exposure to pesticides 0 None
2008-04-21 Genentech updates on phase III study of Avastin plus chemo in first-line, advanced, non-squamous, non-small cell lung cancer 0 None
2008-04-21 Obesity, inactivity as common among cancer survivors as rest of Canadians 0 None
2008-04-21 Is there convincing biological or behavioral evidence linking vitamin D deficiency to brain dysfunction? 0 None
2008-04-21 Physical activity and obesity in Canadian cancer survivors 0 None
2008-04-21 The limits of observational data in determining outcomes from cancer therapy 0 None
2008-04-20 Experts say naltrexone implants for drug dependency are risky 3 4
2008-04-20 Trouble at mill will keep you awake at night 0 None
2008-04-18 Experimental study on most common form of heart valve disease in Western countries may lead to new treatments 0 None
2008-04-18 Iron nanoparticles spot tumor spread in patients with kidney cancer 0 None
2008-04-18 Countries could save millions of Euros a year if follow-ups for breast cancer patients were led by specialist nurses rather than physicians 0 None
2008-04-18 Inhibiting stress oxidant may be new therapy for COPD 0 None
2008-04-18 Herceptin and chemotherapy improves response rates without major adverse effects in HER2 breast cancer 0 None
2008-04-17 First functional insulin-binding protein in invertebrates 0 None
2008-04-17 Naftidrofuryl for leg pain 0 None
2008-04-17 Heparin versus placebo for acute coronary syndromes 0 None
2008-04-17 Antioxidant supplements for prevention of mortality in healthy participants and patients with various diseases 0 None
2008-04-17 Huperzine A for Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2008-04-17 Dopamine agonists reduce motor complications in Parkinson's disease, but increase other side-effects 0 None
2008-04-17 Five-alpha-reductase Inhibitors for prostate cancer prevention 0 None
2008-04-17 Antibiotics for acute maxillary sinusitis 0 None
2008-04-17 Anti-cholinergic drugs may increase cognitive decline in older people 0 None
2008-04-17 New insights on early Parkinson's provided by advanced MRI 0 None
2008-04-17 Study suggests that antidepressants could also be used for the treatment of amblyopia 0 None
2008-04-17 Common hassles at work hamper sleep 0 None
2008-04-17 Physical activity and enhanced fitness to improve cognitive function in older people without known cognitive impairment 0 4
2008-04-17 Flu vaccines can reduce respiratory problems by up to three-quarters 0 None
2008-04-17 FDA approves expansion of NeoVista's phase 3 study for wet AMD 0 None
2008-04-17 Heavy drinkers and smokers develop Alzheimer's earlier 0 None
2008-04-17 No link between aromatase inhibitors and cardiovascular problems 0 None
2008-04-17 Breakthrough in migraine genetics 0 None
2008-04-16 New drug for melanoma riluzole shows promise 0 None
2008-04-16 Cultural identity and mental health status 0 None
2008-04-16 Creatinine increase in elderly means increased renal disease, mortality 0 2
2008-04-16 Combining liver cancer treatments doubles survival rates 0 None
2008-04-16 Chemotherapy for breast cancer and problems with memory 0 None
2008-04-16 Antipsychotic drugs increase risk of developing pneumonia in elderly 0 None
2008-04-16 Two new clinical trials show promise for basal cell carcinoma and pancreatic cancer 0 None
2008-04-16 Special asthma equipment a waste of money 0 None
2008-04-16 Health warning from Britain about vitamin supplements 0 None
2008-04-15 An effective colon cancer prevention treatment 0 None
2008-04-15 Too many choices hinder productivity and can be mentally exhausting 0 None
2008-04-15 How hormone levels affect financial traders 0 None
2008-04-15 Treatment with sunitinib slows tumor growth and spread of liver cancer 0 None
2008-04-15 Study shows decline in work disability due to rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2008-04-15 Study details cost-effectiveness of rheumatoid arthritis treatments for Medicare recipients 0 None
2008-04-15 Statins may modestly reduce blood pressure 0 None
2008-04-15 Regulating hematopoietic stem cell homeostasis and leukemogenesis 0 None
2008-04-15 Potential treatment for multiple sclerosis goes to trial 0 None
2008-04-15 NovoCure presents results from breast cancer pilot study 0 2
2008-04-15 New insight into the pathogenesis of neurodegeneration in Ataxia telangiectasia 0 None
2008-04-15 High blood pressure may play a role in protecting against migraine 0 None
2008-04-15 Elevated levels of antioxidant urate may slow Parkinson's progression 0 None
2008-04-15 Very early photoscreening yields better visual outcomes in amblyopia treatment 0 None
2008-04-15 DASH diet also may cut risk for heart disease, stroke 0 None
2008-04-15 Restricted-calorie diets limit development of epithelial cancers 0 None
2008-04-15 Brain study may lead to improved epilepsy treatments 0 None
2008-04-15 Blood urate levels associated with the progression of Parkinson's disease 0 None
2008-04-15 Best use for popular CAD assessment procedure is misunderstood 0 None
2008-04-15 Statins may help control blood pressure 0 3
2008-04-15 Traffic pollution linked to thousands of deaths from pneumonia 0 None
2008-04-14 Low birth weight linked to heart disease 0 None
2008-04-13 Researchers study Rituximab's action on cancer stem cells 0 None
2008-04-13 Targeted therapy combo overcomes treatment resistance in liver cancer 0 None
2008-04-13 Depression in seniors 0 None
2008-04-13 West Australians above the age of 69 at risk of sun-related skin cancer death 0 None
2008-04-13 Newly diagnosed breast cancer patients benefit from use of USFNA of lymph nodes 0 None
2008-04-13 The impact of obesity on U.S. economic growth 0 None
2008-04-13 Medicare reimbursement changes likely influenced changes in prostate cancer treatment 0 None
2008-04-13 Study finds smoking related to subset of colorectal cancers 0 None
2008-04-13 Cystic fibrosis, Burkholderia cenocepacia and lung transplantation 0 4
2008-04-13 Some kids with autism may have a genetic defect that affects the muscles 0 None
2008-04-13 Curcumin or resveratrol added to conventional chemotherapy decreases survival of colon cancer cells 0 5
2008-04-13 Increased life expectancy seen for patients with advanced cancers 0 None
2008-04-13 What we eat and drink affects our risk of cancer 0 None
2008-04-13 Exercise leads to significantly greater tumor growth in mouse model 0 None
2008-04-11 Vigorous diagnosis and treatment programs for depression in cancer patients can extend life 0 None
2008-04-11 MRI and PET/CT can prevent unnecessary treatment of some cervical cancer patients 0 None
2008-04-11 Farm animals could provide some therapeutic benefit for people with mental illness 0 None
2008-04-11 Does the internet influence suicidal behavior? 0 None
2008-04-11 Developing cancer treatments directed at critical developmental pathway 0 None
2008-04-11 Biomarkers may reduce the need for biopsies and personalize transplant patient care 0 None
2008-04-10 Your neighbourhood has an important effect on your health in later life 0 4
2008-04-10 Doxycycline effective against filariasis in Southeast Asia 0 None
2008-04-10 Prevention of osteoporosis might lie in vitamin D levels 0 None
2008-04-10 Personality disorders cause emotional reactions in staff 0 None
2008-04-10 Methamphetamine use in pregnancy changes learning ability of the offspring 0 None
2008-04-10 Keeping fit delays biological aging by up to 12 years 0 None
2008-04-10 Landmark study to improve osteoporosis care standards worldwide 0 None
2008-04-10 Kidney cancer deaths show overall decrease in Europe 0 None
2008-04-10 Housework boosts mental health 0 None
2008-04-10 The impact of health problems on seniors' finances 0 None
2008-04-10 Genetic test offers clues about cardiac hypertrophy in children 0 None
2008-04-10 Conjugated linoleic acid side effects - hormone leptin helps protect 0 3
2008-04-10 The effect of Raloxifene treatment in postmenopausal women with chronic kidney disease 0 None
2008-04-10 When it comes to emotions, eastern and western cultures see things very differently 0 None
2008-04-09 Boffins admit to using drugs to enhance their thinking 0 None
2008-04-09 Type 1 diabetes study to improve the health of Wales 0 None
2008-04-09 Stopping a cancer trial early: is it for the benefit of patients or industry? 0 None
2008-04-09 Exercise is a natural pain reliever for arthritis 0 None
2008-04-09 Omega-3 fatty acids ineffective for managing Crohn's disease 0 None
2008-04-09 Negligent, attentive mouse mothers show biological differences 0 None
2008-04-09 Lower target levels for blood pressure, LDL-cholesterol may provide cardiovascular benefits 0 None
2008-04-09 Increasing positive experiences decreases depression symptoms in patients with multiple sclerosis 0 None
2008-04-09 High-dose chemo does not improve survival in small cell lung cancer 0 None
2008-04-09 Rreishi mushroom and green tea for cancer prevention 0 4
2008-04-09 Diabetes drug may hold potential as treatment for epilepsy, using same mechanism as ketogenic diet 0 None
2008-04-09 Cutting unnecessary treatment for blood disorder in pregnancy 0 None
2008-04-09 Combination therapy improves survival time for patients with more advanced liver cancer 0 None
2008-04-09 Cholesterol, blood pressure control may reverse atherosclerosis in adults with diabetes 0 None
2008-04-09 Back pain problems may be more a matter of genetics than physical strain 0 None
2008-04-09 Angina drug ranolazine potentially useful against heart rhythm disorders 0 None
2008-04-09 Apples lower risk for metabolic syndrome 0 None
2008-04-09 Kidney cancer deaths show overall decline in Europe but study reveals wide variations between countries 0 None
2008-04-09 Parkinson transplants survive at least 16 years 0 None
2008-04-09 Artifical food colours make kids hyperactive 0 None
2008-04-09 Benefits of some cancer drugs exaggerated because trials were stopped early 0 None
2008-04-08 TVs in teen's bedrooms bad for many reasons 0 None
2008-04-08 Treatment with an anti-psychotic drug found to cause changes in metabolism earlier than expected 0 None
2008-04-08 Skin product decreases malignant melanoma tumor growth according to study 0 None
2008-04-08 Anticipation of laughter reduces levels of stress hormones 0 None
2008-04-08 NanoViricides begins HIV drug animal trials 0 None
2008-04-08 Long-term interleukin-6 levels and subsequent risk of coronary heart disease 0 None
2008-04-08 Effective treatment of smell loss with theophylline 0 3.5
2008-04-08 Tea catechins and their anticancer activity 0 None
2008-04-08 Depression and Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-04-08 Backpack straps can decrease blood flow in the shoulder and arm 0 None
2008-04-07 Stress may lead students to stimulants 0 3
2008-04-07 Transplanted dopamine neurons are affected by the Parkinson's disease process 0 None
2008-04-07 Significant dementia risk attributable to small blood vessel damage 0 None
2008-04-07 Lip balms and glosses may increase your chances of developing a skin cancer 0 None
2008-04-07 Cholesterol in Parkinson's disease 0 None
2008-04-07 Mitochondria play role in pathogenesis of AD and estrogen-induced neuroprotection 0 None
2008-04-07 Ibuprofen and acetaminophen shown to increase muscle mass and muscle strength 0 None
2008-04-07 What do husbands bring to a marriage? More housework for wives! 1 3.3
2008-04-07 Alzheimer's vaccine clears amyloid plaques but has little effect on learning and memory impairment 0 5
2008-04-07 1/3 of risk for dementia attributable to small vessel disease, autopsy study shows 0 None
2008-04-04 Pregnant mothers' diet linked to baby's obesity 0 None
2008-04-04 New test could cut unnecessary treatment for blood disorder in pregnancy 0 None
2008-04-04 Genetics, environment differently influence the 'pathway of risk' leading to alcohol dependence 0 None
2008-04-04 Life after coronary bypass surgery 0 None
2008-04-04 Clinical trial to test a novel HIV/AIDS vaccine 0 None
2008-04-04 Binge drinkers responsible for most alcohol-impaired driving on U.S. roads 0 None
2008-04-04 Aripiprazole has potential for treating alcohol dependence 0 None
2008-04-04 Alcohol and malt liquor availability and promotion higher in African American inner cities 0 None
2008-04-04 Optimal level of anxiety 0 None
2008-04-03 Seatbelts save fetuses 0 None
2008-04-03 Study identifies infection risks for patients with inflammatory bowel disease 0 None
2008-04-03 Sleep deprivation can cause sleepwalking 0 None
2008-04-03 Disparities in postmastectomy breast reconstruction 0 None
2008-04-03 Increased risk of myocardial infarction and diabetes in East Germany 0 None
2008-04-03 Genetic mutations tied to immune comeback during therapy for HIV-1 0 None
2008-04-03 Differences between men and women's acceptance of discrimination 0 3
2008-04-03 HDAC inhibitors show potential as therapeutic agents in treating alcoholism 0 None
2008-04-03 De-marrowing helps bones mend faster 0 None
2008-04-03 A daily dose of caffeine may help protect against Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-04-03 New study shows seat belts save the lives of unborn babies 0 None
2008-04-03 Myth about drinking copius amounts of water debunked 0 5
2008-04-03 Smoking bans push up drink-driving fatalities 0 None
2008-04-02 Too many students depressed and anxious 0 5
2008-04-02 A heart defibrillator at home does not guarantee survival from a heart attack 0 None
2008-04-02 Unraveling how a drug helps patients with multiple sclerosis 0 None
2008-04-02 Confusing sexual interest with friendliness 0 None
2008-04-02 Smokers with lung disease require more than brief smoking cessation interventions 0 None
2008-04-02 Restrictive drug policies often cause schizophrenic patients to discontinue medication 0 None
2008-04-02 Angioplasty and stenting for renal artery lesions 0 None
2008-04-02 Older corneas suitable for transplantation 0 None
2008-04-02 Stimulant treatment for ADHD does not contribute to substance abuse later in life 0 None
2008-04-02 Link found between insomnia and depression in young adults 0 None
2008-04-02 Bosentan drugs offers new approach to limiting organ damage in sickle cell disease 0 None
2008-04-02 Synthetic progestin linked to breast cancer 0 None
2008-04-02 Rimonabant shows mixed results for slowing progression of coronary disease 0 None
2008-04-02 Potential link found between bacteria found in the human digestive system and obesity 0 None
2008-04-02 Patient interventions with low-income and minorities increases colonoscopy rates 0 None
2008-04-02 Illicit drug use increasingly glamorized in rap music 0 None
2008-04-02 Drug does not appear to reduce risk of heart attack or death following CABG surgery 0 None
2008-04-02 Dallas area cornea shortages could benefit from national study 0 None
2008-04-02 Investigational treatment for advanced widespread emphysema 0 None
2008-04-02 Chemotherapy-induced anemia increases risk of local breast cancer recurrence 0 None
2008-04-02 Catheter repair of mitral valve improves heart size, symptoms 0 4
2008-04-01 Tai Chi improves control of type 2 diabetes 0 None
2008-04-01 Study results on novel drug-eluting stent coated with a biodegradable polymer 0 None
2008-04-01 A randomised, blinded, placebo-controlled trial in dementia patients continuing or stopping neuroleptics 0 None
2008-04-01 Lung transplants not dangerous for children with cystic fibrosis, after all 0 None
2008-04-01 Eli Lilly starts trial of treatment of mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2008-04-01 Disappointing resuts for pimecrolimus, investigational anti-restenosis drug 0 None
2008-04-01 Diabetics have same risk for heart attack, stroke or death from cardiovascular diseases 0 None
2008-04-01 Childhood leukemia survivors struggle with long-term comorbidities 0 None
2008-04-01 Cerebral microbleeds more common than previously thought 0 None
2008-04-01 Significant reductions in mortality shown using blood pressure-lowering treatment in very elderly 0 None
2008-04-01 New blood pressure drug Micardis (Telmisartan) good at reducing deaths from heart attacks 0 2.2
2008-04-01 Hypertension treatment for the elderly cuts the risk of heart disease and stroke 0 None
2008-04-01 Fasting could offer protection from chemotherapy effects 0 None
2008-04-01 Study shows Actos prevented progression of atherosclerotic plaque volume in patients 0 None
2008-04-01 New blood pressure drug telmisartan has fewer side effects 0 None
2008-04-01 Lebanese study looks at mental disorders and their relation to exposure to war 0 None
2008-04-01 Matrix registry probes adherence to clopidogrel at 1 year 0 None
2008-04-01 Fatality rates increase with repeal of helmet laws 0 None
2008-04-01 Study looks at use of powerful anticoagulants to prevent pulmonary embolism 0 None
2008-04-01 Angina drug ranolazine shows promise for heart rhythm disorders 0 None
2008-04-01 Fasting for two days protects healthy cells against chemotherapy 0 None
2008-04-01 Two drug combo blood pressure therapy lowers cardiovascular risk 0 5
2008-03-31 New genetic clues to diabetes 0 None
2008-03-31 Largest ever analysis of DES data demonstrates safety, efficacy in on-and-off-label use 0 None
2008-03-31 Study gives nod to drug-eluting stents in heart attack 0 None
2008-03-31 Gene mutations tied to immune comeback during therapy for HIV-1 0 None
2008-03-31 Early family choices may be a productive option for many young adults 0 None
2008-03-31 Cooperative classrooms lead to better friendships, higher achievement in young adolescents 0 None
2008-03-31 Comparison of anticoagulants for angioplasty show similar outcomes 0 None
2008-03-31 Communication key to a healthy heart 0 None
2008-03-31 Being born bottom first is inherited 0 None
2008-03-31 Discrimination against overweight people is as prevalent as racial discrimination 15 5
2008-03-31 Repeated episodes of stent thrombosis common 0 None
2008-03-31 Relaxation response training may improve control of hard-to-treat systolic hypertension 0 5
2008-03-31 Post-traumatic stress disorder associated with more, longer hospitalizations 0 None
2008-03-31 Hairdressers at an increased risk for cancers 0 None
2008-03-31 Middle-age spread a potent predictor of dementia 0 None
2008-03-28 Umbilical cord blood cell therapy may reduce signs and symptoms of Alzheimer's disease 1 None
2008-03-28 Groundbreaking study validates Pittsburgh Compound-B in identifying Alzheimer's disease brain toxins 0 None
2008-03-28 The upside of anger 0 None
2008-03-28 Study shows lifetime effects of pediatric liver transplants 0 None
2008-03-28 PET confirmed as valuable cancer diagnostic and disease-staging tool 0 None
2008-03-28 Partners can help or hinder attempts at changing diet 0 None
2008-03-28 New insights into anti-cancer effects of NSAIDs 0 None
2008-03-28 Long-term use of mechanical ventilation contributes to the deterioration of human diaphragm muscle 0 None
2008-03-28 Potential new genetic markers for Crohn's disease 0 None
2008-03-28 Study shows that a larger abdomen in midlife increases risk of dementia 0 None
2008-03-28 Dental chair a possible source of neurotoxic mercury waste 0 None
2008-03-28 Calcium deposits in coronary arteries provide a strong predictor for possible future heart problems 2 5
2008-03-28 Gambling addicts don't learn from their mistakes 0 None
2008-03-27 Study shows use of asthma medication contradicts guidelines 0 None
2008-03-26 Youth's social problems contribute to anxiety and depression 0 1
2008-03-26 Uneven use of less-invasive breast cancer staging test reported 0 None
2008-03-26 When your antidepressants don't work 0 None
2008-03-26 Study links chronic illness to coal-mining pollution 0 None
2008-03-26 Discovery of important links between heart failure and complications during non-cardiac surgery 0 None
2008-03-26 Study examines association between type of genetic characteristics and cancer 0 None
2008-03-26 Several methods for enhancing the functioning of defibrillators in cases of heart attack 0 None
2008-03-26 Review of group-based cancer trials reveals flaws in studies' design and analysis 0 None
2008-03-26 Radiologists use special MRI to identify brain cancer early 0 None
2008-03-26 Preterm birth associated with diminished long-term survival, reproduction 0 None
2008-03-26 Partners can help or hinder attempts at changing diet 0 None
2008-03-26 Hospitality industry worst for alcohol-related problems 0 None
2008-03-26 Beta-blockers heal the heart via the brain when administered during heart failure 0 None
2008-03-26 Coagulation in patients with anxiety disorders 0 None
2008-03-26 Exposure to radon gas greatly reduces risk of developing lung cancer 0 None
2008-03-26 New insight into how epilepsy may develop 0 None
2008-03-26 Antidepressant use linked to type 2 diabetes 0 None
2008-03-25 Excessive texting a sign of mental illness 0 3
2008-03-25 Report says anger endemic in British society 0 None
2008-03-25 Study shows how ignorance can be influential 0 None
2008-03-25 Height of pitcher's mound affects throwing motion, injury risk in baseball 0 None
2008-03-25 Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease related to cardiovascular fitness 0 None
2008-03-25 Strengthening the tumor-fighting ability of T cells 0 None
2008-03-25 GPS enabled cell phones to track risky behaviour in teens 0 None
2008-03-25 Experimental drug SGX393 offers new approach to help control drug resistance in leukemia 0 None
2008-03-25 Researchers find evidence of periodontal disease leading to gestational diabetes 0 None
2008-03-25 Dieting and medication may reduce blood pressure in patients with hypertension 0 None
2008-03-25 Cancer treatments in phase 3 trials successful up to half of the time 0 None
2008-03-25 BARACLUDE data show low resistance over 5 years in nucleoside-naive hepatitis B patients 0 None
2008-03-24 Happy marriages better for blood pressure 0 None
2008-03-24 Review of supplement use among US cancer patients 0 1
2008-03-24 Study looks at continuous deep sedation for patients nearing death 0 None
2008-03-24 Some moms quit cigarettes, marijuana, alcohol during pregnancy, but dads don't 0 None
2008-03-24 Cigarette smokers treated for brain aneurysm with coil embolization at higher risk of recurrence 1 None
2008-03-24 Allergies dramatically impact sufferers' moods and how they feel about themselves 0 None
2008-03-24 NanoBio completes interim analysis of phase 2 clinical trial in onychomycosis 0 None
2008-03-24 Infection with a mutated HIV strain results in better survival 0 None
2008-03-24 Happily married adults have lower blood pressure than singles 0 None
2008-03-24 Organ sales and moral travails - Iran's system of compensated organ donation 0 5
2008-03-24 A national Clostridium difficile prevalence study 0 None
2008-03-24 Chronic insomnia and its negative consequences for adolescents 0 None
2008-03-24 A polyphenols-rich diet keeps the heart younger 0 None
2008-03-21 Shorter radiotherapy courses for breast cancer just as safe and effective 0 None
2008-03-20 Review of supplement use among US cancer patients 0 None
2008-03-20 Cholesterol-associated gene variants can predict cardiovascular events 0 None
2008-03-20 Shorter radiotherapy courses can benefit breast cancer patients 0 None
2008-03-20 Winners don't punish 0 None
2008-03-20 Price of medicine may affect its efficacy 0 None
2008-03-20 New study confirms that PROGENSA PCA3 can improve accuracy of prostate cancer diagnosis 0 None
2008-03-20 Hispanics with clogged arteries at greatest risk of stroke, heart attack 0 None
2008-03-20 Caregivers with depressive symptoms not warm to children 0 None
2008-03-20 Cortisol provide relief for chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia sufferers 0 None
2008-03-20 Battle against obesity could be tackled one community at a time 0 None
2008-03-19 Vegan diet for rheumatoid arthritis patients protects from heart attacks and strokes 0 None
2008-03-19 The effect of melatonin on colitis 0 None
2008-03-19 What change does prokineticin 2/Bv8 have in human hepatocellular carcinoma? 0 None
2008-03-19 Uric acid in the blood may be an early sign of diabetic kidney disease 0 5
2008-03-19 Past child abuse plus variations in gene result in potent PTSD risk for adults 0 None
2008-03-19 New interventional radiology treatment shows promise for complications from bone marrow, stem cell tranplants 0 None
2008-03-19 New choices bring wider range of women to family planning 0 None
2008-03-19 MedImmune advances clinical development of antibody targeting interleukin-9 in patients with asthma 0 None
2008-03-19 Lithium chloride slows development of inclusion body myositis 0 3.5
2008-03-19 Only two per cent of 700 paediatric drug trials included independent safety checks 0 None
2008-03-19 Increased hepcidin expression: A novel oncogenic signalling mechanism 0 None
2008-03-19 How is H pylori adhesion to gastric cells associated with MUC1 mucin VNTR size? 0 None
2008-03-19 HDL-associated protein gene linked to heart disease risk 0 None
2008-03-19 Variants of the gene LRP5 associated with increased risk of bone fractures, low bone mineral density 0 None
2008-03-19 Psychological stress resulting from the traumatic stress may damage this brain 0 None
2008-03-19 Do bacterial combinations result in enhanced cytokine production? No! 0 None
2008-03-19 Treating chronic post-traumatic stress disorder with psychotherapy 0 None
2008-03-18 Sex, age, burn site associated with abnormal scarring after burn injury 0 None
2008-03-18 Uric acid may provide early clues to diabetic kidney disease 0 None
2008-03-18 Long-term follow-up after percutaneous pulmonary radiofrequency ablation 0 None
2008-03-18 Trauma patients likely to experience moderately severe pain 1 year after injuries 0 None
2008-03-18 Study outlines risk of treatment-resistant infection following facelift surgery 0 None
2008-03-18 Study examines changes in quality of life after head and neck cancer treatment 0 None
2008-03-18 White matter and balance in old age 0 None
2008-03-18 Obese ICU patients have lower mortality but longer ICU stays 0 None
2008-03-18 Pycnogenol improves memory of senior citizens 0 None
2008-03-18 Neighborhoods play role in how much people exercise 0 None
2008-03-18 NanoBio successfully completes phase 2b study in Herpes labialis 0 None
2008-03-18 Trial of injectable microfoam for varicose veins 0 None
2008-03-18 Keeping middle schoolers from alcohol is a tougher task in the inner city than in rural areas 0 None
2008-03-18 Body mass index higher among bariatric surgery patients with 2 genetic variations 0 None
2008-03-18 An anti-inflammatory response to the vegan diet 0 None
2008-03-17 Advair reduces asthma-related hospitalization and emergency department visits 0 None
2008-03-17 Minority, low-income diabetics least likely to monitor their blood glucose 0 None
2008-03-17 Transcendental meditation controls high blood pressure 0 None
2008-03-17 deCODE obesity study sheds light on how genetic factors contribute to major public health problems 0 None
2008-03-17 BMI may serve as prognostic tool for advanced, aggressive breast cancers 0 None
2008-03-17 Blood vessel protein reverses macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy in mice 0 None
2008-03-17 Australian men care about their health 0 None
2008-03-14 Treatment for substance abuse vital to reduce prison recidivism rate 0 4
2008-03-14 First clinical trial data of a fully bioabsorbable drug-eluting stent 0 None
2008-03-14 How diabetes drives atherosclerosis 0 None
2008-03-14 Study explains fundamental process of tumor growth 0 None
2008-03-14 Routinely used diagnostic approaches: only limited diagnostic sensitivity for bile duct cancer? 0 None
2008-03-14 Artificial butter chemical acetyl harmful to lungs 0 None
2008-03-14 Study confirms link between colds and ear infections 0 None
2008-03-14 Giving up smoking during pregnancy boosts chances of easygoing child 0 None
2008-03-14 Psychological intervention reduces postembolization pain 0 None
2008-03-14 Prescribing costs increase dramatically when people reach 65 0 None
2008-03-14 Colorectal cancer screening increasing among U.S. adults 0 None
2008-03-14 Simple laboratory test predicts risk of kidney injury after surgery 0 None
2008-03-14 New drug protects nerve cells from damage in mice 0 None
2008-03-14 MGH initiates trial to reverse type 1 diabetes 0 None
2008-03-14 Study shows Parkinson's disease drug dopamine might work in cancer patients 0 None
2008-03-14 Low cost tactics improve medication use after heart attack 0 None
2008-03-14 Long-term muscle improvements shown in gene therapy study in mice 0 None
2008-03-14 Lilly and Transition Therapeutics announce licensing and collaboration agreement 0 None
2008-03-14 Damaged veins heal faster with heparin treatment, laboratory study finds 0 None
2008-03-14 Heavier alcohol consumption increases the risk of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma 0 None
2008-03-14 A tumor of the pancreas mimicked by colonic duplication 0 None
2008-03-14 A new finding in liver transplantation and antifibrinolytics? 0 None
2008-03-14 A long-term survival offered by resection of solid-pseudopapillary tumor of the pancreas? 0 None
2008-03-13 Vitamin D supplements in early childhood reduces the adult diabetes risk 0 None
2008-03-13 Short blokes are the jealous ones 0 None
2008-03-13 Researchers find benefit for lymphoma patients in combined PET-CT scanning 0 None
2008-03-13 TRPV1 receptor blockers may interfere with brain functions 0 None
2008-03-13 Study helps explain how tumor cells rapidly grow and proliferate 0 None
2008-03-13 Protein deficiency leads to faster fat burning in mice, study shows 0 None
2008-03-13 Watch your teeth if drinking energy drinks 0 None
2008-03-13 Simple laboratory test predicts risk of kidney injury after surgery 0 None
2008-03-13 Some teenagers spending 30 hours a week in front of television and computer screens 0 None
2008-03-13 Humble cup of tea inhibits anthrax 0 None
2008-03-13 Aspirin/NSAID interaction in treatment for second stroke 0 None
2008-03-13 Trial of new procedure that may help emphysema suffers 0 None
2008-03-13 Grant expands UB/NYU study of nurses' work decisions 0 None
2008-03-13 Study shows how nerve cells in visual cortex adapt to changing images 0 None
2008-03-13 AstraZeneca completes enrollment in phase III studies of cancer drug vandetanib 0 None
2008-03-12 Personal counseling beats web-based information for weight loss 0 None
2008-03-12 Maintaining weight loss long term is possible with group sessions 0 None
2008-03-12 Specialized hospital care associated with better survival in Dutch ovarian cancer patients 0 None
2008-03-12 New behavioral risk factors for head and neck cancers 0 None
2008-03-12 Postoperative chemotherapy does not improve survival in gastric cancer patients 0 None
2008-03-12 New imaging technique provides better view of Barrett's esophagus 0 None
2008-03-12 New resuscitation approach for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest associated with increased survival 0 None
2008-03-12 Myostatin shows promise for muscular dystrophy 0 3
2008-03-12 New cancer research model bridges health disparity gap 0 None
2008-03-12 New findings do not support recommendation for universal screening on hospital admission for MRSA 0 None
2008-03-12 Monthly contact with counselor provides some benefit for maintaining weight loss 0 None
2008-03-12 Study finds equal care in hospitals 0 None
2008-03-12 Less education may mean shorter life 0 None
2008-03-12 Cervarix shows long-term protection from cervical cancer 0 None
2008-03-12 Glaucoma associated with increased risk of cardiovascular death in black patients 0 None
2008-03-12 Combined therapeutic approach of stenting and photodynamic therapy improves survival in late stage liver cancer patients 0 None
2008-03-11 Life gets longer but only for the educated 0 None
2008-03-11 Personal counseling and web-based strategies show modest success for sustaining weight loss 0 None
2008-03-11 New study proves Neoteric's BloodTrack increases hospital efficiency 0 None
2008-03-11 Low dose inhaled corticosteroids improve lung function in mild asthma patients 0 None
2008-03-11 Recurrent low-grade carcinoma of the ovary less responsive to chemo than more common ovarian cancers 0 None
2008-03-11 Novel brain cancer drug HhAntag for children may damage bones 0 None
2008-03-11 Post-stroke clot-busting therapy beneficial for patients on aspirin 0 None
2008-03-11 Survival rates for patients for with non-Hodgkin lymphoma improved over past decade 0 None
2008-03-11 Long-term effects of synthetic progestins cause for concern 0 4
2008-03-11 Offspring of parents who both have Alzheimer's disease may be more likely to develop the illness 0 None
2008-03-11 Nasal polyps from analgesics 0 None
2008-03-11 Observational study of severe osteoporosis 0 3
2008-03-11 Study aims to improve treatment for children born with heart defects 0 None
2008-03-11 Low levels of PYY hormone indicate higher risk of developing type 2 diabetes and obesity 0 None
2008-03-11 Long-term muscle improvements shown in gene therapy study in mice 0 None
2008-03-11 Late treatment with letrozole (Femara) can reduce breast cancer recurrence risk 0 None
2008-03-11 Kidney cancer surgery often determined by surgeons' practice style, not medical factors 0 None
2008-03-11 Investigator attendance at review board reviews: hindrance or help? 0 None
2008-03-11 Pesticides and nerve agents explain health problems in Persian Gulf war veterans 0 None
2008-03-11 Glaucoma associated with increased risk of cardiovascular death in black patients 0 None
2008-03-11 Gender bias may affect care of people with osteoarthritis 0 None
2008-03-11 Femara helps protect against return of breast cancer after completing Tamoxifen therapy 0 None
2008-03-11 Just one hour of exposure to diesel exhaust fumes induces a stress response in brain 0 3
2008-03-11 Cardiac effects associated with breast cancer treatment appear lower with dose-dense chemotherapy 0 None
2008-03-11 Biopsy techniques have made PSA test less predictive 0 None
2008-03-11 Nanoparticulate matter from exhaust fumes alter the way the brain functions 0 None
2008-03-10 Older adults also using the tanning salon 0 None
2008-03-10 Fugitive cancer cells can be blocked by stopping blood cells that aid them 0 None
2008-03-10 Emergency on-field treatment for neck injuries in young sports athletes no different than adults 0 None
2008-03-10 Cardiac effects associated with breast cancer treatment appear lower 0 None
2008-03-10 Workplace aggression more harmful than sexual harassment 0 None
2008-03-10 Moderate alcohol consumption in middle-age lowers cardiovascular risk 0 None
2008-03-10 Once-a-week arthritis pill significantly reduces the risk of heart attacks 0 5
2008-03-10 Aspirin reduces the risk of breast cancer 0 None
2008-03-10 A glass of wine a day protects middle-aged teetotallers from heart disease 0 None
2008-03-09 Refined carb diet increases risk of common diseases 0 None
2008-03-09 Colorectal cancer not always easy to detect by colonoscopy 1 None
2008-03-06 Worried about your cholesterol? 0 None
2008-03-06 Smoking marijuana (cannabis) does not increase risk of head, neck cancer 0 None
2008-03-06 Risk of surgery for lung cancer lower at teaching hospitals 0 None
2008-03-06 How much and how often people drink influences mortality risk 0 None
2008-03-06 PET/CT planning beneficial for head and neck cancer patients 0 None
2008-03-06 Alcohol may increase blood pressure to a much greater extent than previously thought 0 None
2008-03-06 Flat, non-polypoid colorectal neoplasms linked to colorectal cancer 0 None
2008-03-06 Drug use trends affect risk of marijuana in deviance prone boys, but not girls 0 None
2008-03-06 Drinking at university residence increases the likelihood of aggression 0 None
2008-03-06 Costly placebo works better than cheap one 0 None
2008-03-06 Cochlear implants improve quality of life 0 None
2008-03-06 Chemotherapy with chemoradiation for pancreatic cancer has small survival benefit 0 None
2008-03-06 Rimonabant weight-loss drug might fight alcoholic fatty liver 0 None
2008-03-06 Dietary supplement called NutraStem protects against stroke damage 0 None
2008-03-06 Arsenic aids tumor imaging when joined to cancer-homing drug 0 None
2008-03-06 Alcohol and blood pressure 0 None
2008-03-06 Adolescents at risk of developing a substance-use disorder have deficits in frontal brain activation 0 None
2008-03-06 Achievement gaps within racial groups identified for first time 0 None
2008-03-06 Combination therapy of Prostacyclin, Sildenafil and Bosentan may treat portopulmonary hypertension 0 None
2008-03-05 Marijuana replaces banned alcohol in remote aboriginal communities 0 None
2008-03-05 Happiness is in the genes 0 None
2008-03-05 Working at a nuclear site may be bad for the heart 0 None
2008-03-05 Eating breakfast helps teenagers to stay slim 0 None
2008-03-05 Doubts cast over aromatherapy in new study 0 2
2008-03-04 Watery pools in bone marrow key to psoriatic arthritic damage 0 None
2008-03-04 Experimental cancer drug MI-219 promising in preclinical studies 0 None
2008-03-04 Adolescents need to start the day off 'right' by eating breakfast 0 4
2008-03-04 Tamoxifen may help treat mania in patients with bipolar disorder 0 None
2008-03-04 Cause of depression and anxiety unknown not chemical 0 None
2008-03-04 Serum fibrosis markers correlate with liver fibrosis stage in patients with advanced chronic hep C 0 None
2008-03-04 How variants of a specific gene, CAPON or NOS1AP, can disrupt normal heart rhythm 0 None
2008-03-04 Does depression lead to stroke? 0 5
2008-03-04 Abuse of prescription medications linked to drug abuse among college students 0 None
2008-03-04 Testosterone appears to protect people against eating disorders 0 None
2008-03-04 Isotretinoin and acne 0 None
2008-03-04 Large-scale study of traumatic brain injury 0 None
2008-03-04 Estradiol hormone protects against hearing loss 0 None
2008-03-04 Elevated liver enzymes associated with higher future mortality 0 None
2008-03-04 Dementia diagnosis brings relief, not depression 0 None
2008-03-04 Clinical depression raises risk of death for heart attack patients years after attack 0 None
2008-03-04 Men have a harder time forgiving than women do 0 None
2008-03-04 Aromatherapy and pain relief? 0 None
2008-03-04 Hypertension linked to heavy drinking 0 None
2008-03-04 Ten years down the line a pill to cure obesity 0 None
2008-03-04 Tossing and turning at night...well so are over 50 million Americans 1 5
2008-03-04 Utopia gets it right when it comes to indigenous health 0 None
2008-03-03 Stimulant treatment for ADHD has no effect on risk of future substance abuse 0 None
2008-03-03 National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) releases appraisal consultation document on treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension in adults 0 None
2008-03-03 Mouse model tightly matches pediatric tumor syndrome, will speed drug hunt 0 None
2008-03-03 Snoring linked to cardiovascular disease, increased health-care utilization 0 None
2008-03-03 Treatment with methylphenidate helps adults with ADHD sleep 1 5
2008-03-03 Indoor allergen exposure a great importance in relation to asthma 0 None
2008-03-03 Clinical trial shows reduction in mortality for children with severe Langerhans cell histiocytosis 0 None
2008-03-03 A similarity in the meaning of sleep quality between insomniacs, normal sleepers 0 None
2008-03-01 Study identifies reasons patients referred late to nephrologists 0 None
2008-03-01 Simple screening questionnaire for kidney disease outperforms current clinical practice guidelines 0 1
2008-03-01 Turmeric for psoriasis performs no better than placebo 0 5
2008-03-01 New global study of targeted therapies for breast cancer 0 None
2008-03-01 Low-fat better than low-carb diets for heart health 0 None
2008-03-01 Intensive insulin therapy may be harmful to the critically ill 0 None
2008-03-01 Statistical modeling improves quality of laboratory data 0 None
2008-03-01 Profound financial life changes plague families of children with autism 0 None
2008-03-01 Customized treatments for sepsis lower treatment time and reduce length of ICU stays 0 None
2008-03-01 Congestion charge has increased life expectancy of Londoners 0 None
2008-03-01 Vitamin supplements for lung cancer 0 None
2008-02-28 Protein protects lung cancer cells from efforts to fix or kill them 0 None
2008-02-28 Glioblastoma multiforme responds to new treatment 2 5
2008-02-28 Hydroxyurea for sickle cell patients 0 None
2008-02-28 India caught in the midst of catastrophic smoking epidemic 0 None
2008-02-28 Potential novel class of drugs for treating heart attacks and stroke 0 None
2008-02-28 Music may help ease symptoms of depression 0 5
2008-02-28 Low-intensity exercise reduces fatigue symptoms by 65 percent 0 None
2008-02-28 HRT appears to have no effect on risk and severity of rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2008-02-28 Effect of tumor necrosis factor a inhibitors on heart failure risk in rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2008-02-28 Treatment of children and adolescents with schizophrenia 0 1
2008-02-28 Cancer-related protein Akt may play key role in Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2008-02-28 Thalidomide shows promise for treatment of recurrent ovarian cancer 0 None
2008-02-28 Stress and fear affects cancer's recurrence 0 None
2008-02-28 Restricting insulin doses increases mortality risk in women with type 1 diabetes 0 None
2008-02-28 New drug trial to target hereditary cancers 0 None
2008-02-28 New drug trial to target hereditary cancers 0 None
2008-02-28 New blood biomarker accurately predicts spread of prostate cancer to regional lymph nodes 0 None
2008-02-28 Capsule endoscopy detects intestinal damage caused by celiac disease 0 None
2008-02-28 Inverted DNA turns quiet developmental gene into a potent driver of t-cell lymphoma 0 None
2008-02-28 Exercise and caloric restriction may be treatment method for metabolic syndrome 0 None
2008-02-28 Ginkgo biloba and dementia 0 None
2008-02-28 Cause of effectiveness discovered for a cirrhosis treatment useful in 40 percent of patients 1 None
2008-02-28 Are cataract rates on the decline? 0 None
2008-02-27 Antidepressants only benefit some 0 None
2008-02-27 Depressed teens respond well to combination therapy 0 None
2008-02-27 Study looks at breast-cancer drug called Abraxane for bladder cancer 0 None
2008-02-27 Risks of CVD for COX-2 inhibitors lower than previously reported 0 None
2008-02-27 New radiation therapy standards needed 0 None
2008-02-27 Minimally invasive fibroid treatment fares well in multicenter trial 0 None
2008-02-27 IRIS International completes study of 85 post-prostatectomy patients using investigational NADiA PSA assay 0 None
2008-02-27 Faster chemo technique increases survival in children with neuroblastoma 0 None
2008-02-27 Facial asymmetry persists despite surgery to correct congenital deformity 0 None
2008-02-27 Drug for anemic cancer patients raises risk of death 0 None
2008-02-27 Brain stress system shows promise as a new therapeutic target for alcoholism 0 None
2008-02-27 Anemia drug linked to blood clots, death in cancer patients 0 None
2008-02-27 Adult-onset obesity seen in mice when gene ubiquitin disrupted 0 None
2008-02-27 Adult stem cells may be beneficial for certain cardiovascular disorders and autoimmune diseases 0 None
2008-02-27 Adding therapy helps adolescents with depression not responding to SSRIs 0 None
2008-02-27 Tenofovir gel safe for daily use over an extended period 0 None
2008-02-27 Cognitive impairment among older Americans is declining 0 None
2008-02-27 Step-parents influence teenage smoking behaviour 0 None
2008-02-27 Links between obesity, carbs and esophageal cancer 0 None
2008-02-27 18-24 year olds have highest approval rating for cosmetic surgery 0 None
2008-02-26 Number of Americans living with heart failure has increased 0 None
2008-02-26 Mechanism of blood clot elasticity revealed in high definition 0 None
2008-02-26 Many stroke, heart attack patients may not benefit from aspirin 0 None
2008-02-26 High calcium intake may not prevent osteoporosis and related bone fractures 0 4
2008-02-26 Early and intensive lowering of high blood pressure improves stroke outcomes 0 None
2008-02-26 Acne sufferers less likely to participate in sport or exercise 0 None
2008-02-26 Heart failure declining among the very elderly 0 None
2008-02-26 Effects of Kava on the liver 0 None
2008-02-26 Bullying prevention program reduced bullying by 20 percent 0 None
2008-02-26 Patients who prefer to be highly involved don't always see better health outcomes 0 None
2008-02-26 Surgery for spinal stenosis yields greater benefits over nonsurgical treatments 0 None
2008-02-26 Stroke risk factors may signal faster cognitive decline in elderly 0 None
2008-02-26 Higher prevalence of stroke in the United States compared to Europe 0 None
2008-02-26 Small protein discovered that specifically recognizes tumors responding to chemotherapy 0 None
2008-02-26 Strong link between physical abuse during pregnancy and premature births 0 None
2008-02-26 ImClone Systems enrols first patient in clinical trial of IMC-1121B to treat liver cancer 0 None
2008-02-26 Quality of care for inflammatory bowel disease patients can be improved 0 None
2008-02-26 Cytori Therapeutics receives positive news on breast reconstruction study 0 None
2008-02-26 Are tumors causing stricture of bile duct always malignant? 0 None
2008-02-25 Unusual case of upper obstructive syndrome 0 None
2008-02-25 A rare diagnosis in the operation room: Kidney atrophy due to duplicated colon in an adult 0 None
2008-02-25 Be healthy, wealthy and wise to avoid dementia 0 None
2008-02-22 New devices less effective in thwarting brain aneurysm recurrence 0 None
2008-02-22 Alternative treatment method offers effective way to treat Crohn's disease 0 None
2008-02-22 Psoriasis lesions loaded with newly discovered immune cell 0 None
2008-02-22 Patients' relatives are ignored by the health system and suffer emotional stress 0 None
2008-02-22 Moderate level of aerobic fitness may lower stroke risk 0 None
2008-02-22 Involved patients not always the healthiest 0 None
2008-02-22 Insulin administered intranasally may lower food intake in men, improve memory in women 0 None
2008-02-22 Curcumin reduces heart enlargement and may prevent heart failure 0 5
2008-02-21 Genetic defect causes immune deficiency and balance disorder 0 None
2008-02-21 Female-to-male transsexuals have higher androgen levels, not polycystic ovary syndrome 0 None
2008-02-21 Daytime dozing linked to increased stroke risk in elderly 0 None
2008-02-21 Comparison of venlafaxine and SSRIs in the treatment of depression 0 None
2008-02-21 Antioxidants shown not to help children with Down's syndrome develop 0 None
2008-02-21 Aquatic exercise shows benefit for fibromyalgia sufferers 0 None
2008-02-21 Largest and most detailed worldwide study of human genetic variation 0 None
2008-02-21 U.S. cancer deaths down but far too few Americans screened for colon cancer 0 None
2008-02-21 Does one's sex influence his or her ability to remember everyday events? 0 None
2008-02-21 Test for blood sugar not accurate in diabetic dialysis patients 0 None
2008-02-21 Study shows effects of vitamin D and skin's physiology 0 None
2008-02-21 Study confirms aprotinin drug increases cardiac surgery death rate 0 None
2008-02-21 Standard test for blood sugar control not accurate in diabetic dialysis patients 0 None
2008-02-21 Smoking's effects on genes may play a role in lung cancer development and survival 0 None
2008-02-21 Brain's serotonin system differs between men and women 0 None
2008-02-21 Multiple approaches to type 1 diabetes 0 None
2008-02-21 Annual cancer statistics show substantial declines in mortality rates 0 None
2008-02-21 Vitamin D isn't just for bones anymore 0 None
2008-02-21 Memory loss and thinking problems are becoming less common among older Americans 0 None
2008-02-21 Endoscopic ultrasound-guided therapy safe for severe gastrointestinal bleeding patients 0 None
2008-02-21 Major study links insurance status to advanced stage in multiple cancers 0 None
2008-02-21 Pets also suffer from obesity 0 None
2008-02-21 Hormone refractory prostate cancers more likely to spread to other organs 0 None
2008-02-21 Depression in arthritis patients 0 None
2008-02-21 Calls to doctor's office may delay stroke treatment 0 None
2008-02-21 Does being overweight or obese hinder the opportunity of getting a job? 0 5
2008-02-20 Tumor-killing virus selectively targets diseased brain cells 0 None
2008-02-20 Study identifies patterns of brain activation linked to the formation of long-term memories 0 None
2008-02-20 Siblings of schizophrenia patients display subtle shape abnormalities in brain 0 None
2008-02-20 Tumor blood vessels can develop from precancerous stem cells 0 None
2008-02-20 Study finds increase in thyroid diseases risk from radiation exposure at Chernobyl 0 None
2008-02-20 In-hospital heart attacks during the night or weekends may lower survival rate 0 None
2008-02-20 Human stem cells aid stroke recovery in rats 0 None
2008-02-20 Hormone refractory prostate cancers more likely to spread to other organs 0 None
2008-02-20 Gene therapy - immune system discovery may lead to effective treatment for glioblastoma multiforme 0 5
2008-02-20 Families need help coping with mild cognitive impairment 0 None
2008-02-20 L-acetyl carnitine effective ADHD treatment for children with fragile X syndrome 0 2
2008-02-20 Chronic exposure to beta-blockers attenuates inflammation and mucin content in asthma model 0 None
2008-02-20 Different treatments for acute kidney failure often have similar outcomes 0 None
2008-02-20 US military should ensure careful screening prior to prescribing anti-malarial drug, mefloquine 0 None
2008-02-20 Selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors (SSRIs) versus placebo for obsessive compulsive disorder 0 None
2008-02-20 Music speeds up stroke recovery 0 None
2008-02-20 New key finding in neurodevelopment 0 None
2008-02-20 Victims less likely to survive a heart attack in hospital on the weekend 0 None
2008-02-18 Study offers insight into possible cause of lymphoma 0 None
2008-02-18 Tumor-targeting viral therapy slows neuroblastoma, malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors 0 None
2008-02-18 Fast food and no exercise damages the liver 0 None
2008-02-18 New blood test six times more effective for tuberculosis control 0 None
2008-02-18 Stress hormone impacts memory, learning in diabetic rodents 0 None
2008-02-18 Marijuana causes emotional and memory problems in multiple sclerosis patients 0 None
2008-02-18 Is your job making you sick? 0 None
2008-02-17 Protein found in the saliva of deer ticks prevents the HIV-1 virus from attaching to the surface of T cells 0 None
2008-02-17 Nabilone marijuana-based drug reduces fibromyalgia pain 0 4.5
2008-02-17 Insurance status linked to advanced stage in multiple cancers 0 None
2008-02-17 Two-way cell talk provides clues about neuromuscular disease 0 None
2008-02-14 Exercise may reduce gallstones 0 None
2008-02-14 One size does not fit all when it comes to physical activity 0 None
2008-02-14 Screening for colorectal cancer should start at 40 0 None
2008-02-14 Routine screenings uncover hidden carbon monoxide poisoning 0 None
2008-02-14 Giving birth to a boy can lead to higher levels of severe post-natal depression 0 None
2008-02-14 Post-traumatic stress disorder leads to long-term health problems 0 5
2008-02-13 Probiotics help keep elite athletes fit and well 0 None
2008-02-13 Living under a flight path can raise your blood pressure 0 5
2008-02-13 Australian stem cell fracture treatment shows great results 1 5
2008-02-13 Avastin cancer drug does well in breast cancer study 0 None
2008-02-13 Throwing money at back pain treatments does not guarantee relief 0 5
2008-02-13 Get fit because it's never too late! 0 None
2008-02-13 Patients with large support network of family and friends fare better after an operation 0 None
2008-02-13 One red wine good, two bad!, says study 1 5
2008-02-13 New Jefferson trial to test radiation-emitting beads against advanced liver cancer 0 None
2008-02-13 New findings show additional similarity between opiate and nicotine addiction 0 None
2008-02-13 Does psychotherapy help older people with depression? 0 None
2008-02-13 HPV-positive head and neck cancer patients fare better than HPV-negative patients 0 None
2008-02-13 Expenditures rising for back and neck problems, but health outcomes do not appear to be improving 0 None
2008-02-13 Pharmaceutical policies: effects of cap and co-payment on rational drug use 0 None
2008-02-13 Ductal carcinoma in situ patients overestimate breast cancer risks 0 3
2008-02-13 Desire to weigh less is stronger predictor of health than obesity 0 None
2008-02-13 Appropriate timing in the use of breast shields in children can further reduce MDCT radiation dose 0 5
2008-02-12 Complex fibroadenomas patients can avoid surgery 0 None
2008-02-12 Factors associated with exceptionally long life 0 3.5
2008-02-12 What do marathoners and heart failure patients have in common? 0 None
2008-02-12 Disability does not necessarily follow disease in living to old age 0 None
2008-02-12 Health care providers play key role in likelihood their patients are screened for colorectal cancer 0 None
2008-02-12 Prion infection of neurons increases the free cholesterol content in cell membranes 0 None
2008-02-12 Prenatal exposure to maternal antibodies linked to autistic behaviors in offspring 0 None
2008-02-12 Coronary disease may be on the rise 0 None
2008-02-12 White seniors more likely to have signs of future eye disease than black seniors 0 None
2008-02-12 Most hypertension patients ignore recommended diet 0 None
2008-02-12 Learning disabilities associated with language problems later in life 0 None
2008-02-12 Gene therapy protocol at UCSD activates immune system in patients with leukemia 0 None
2008-02-12 Oxcarbazepine doesn't prevent migraine 0 None
2008-02-12 Donors' health associated with risk of infection among recipients of corneal transplants 0 None
2008-02-12 Doctors uncertain about approaches to care for heart failure patients 0 None
2008-02-12 Are patients making clinical decisions? 0 None
2008-02-12 Avastin (bevacizumab) damages brain vessels 0 None
2008-02-12 Public smoking ban decreases acute coronary events in Italy 0 None
2008-02-12 1-year results of bronchial thermoplasty in refractory asthma 0 None
2008-02-11 Staging mock cardiac and respiratory arrests expose weaknesses in hospital emergency response for children 0 None
2008-02-11 Mild Alzheimer's sufferers show rapid decline in financial skills over one year 0 None
2008-02-11 Allergic-like reactions occur in premedicated patients 0 None
2008-02-11 Feeling sad? stay away from the shopping mall! 0 None
2008-02-11 Artificial sweeteners may make you fatter? 0 None
2008-02-11 Acupuncture improves the success rate of IVF treatment 0 None
2008-02-08 The key to survival and virulence for a fungal pathogen is autophagy 0 None
2008-02-08 Team approach to treating depression cuts medical costs 0 None
2008-02-08 Potential new therapy for lung disease patients 0 None
2008-02-08 Quality schooling has little impact on teenage sexual activity 0 None
2008-02-08 Amantadine and rimantadine for influenza A in children and the elderly 0 None
2008-02-08 Natural secretion marks difference between mole and melanoma 0 None
2008-02-08 Lower-income neighborhoods associated with higher obesity rates 0 None
2008-02-08 HIV drugs, Abacavir and Didanosine increase the risk of heart attack 0 None
2008-02-08 Girls catch up with boys in high school maths - study looks at why 0 None
2008-02-08 Seniors more likely to deny smoking when asked 0 None
2008-02-08 Genotyping and the treatment of alcohol dependence 0 None
2008-02-08 Bone problems and cystic fibrosis 0 None
2008-02-07 Whole grain diets lower risk of diabetes and cardiovascular disease 0 None
2008-02-07 Regular use of marijuana increases risk for gum disease 0 None
2008-02-07 Poor recognition of 'self' found in high functioning people with autism 0 None
2008-02-07 PET outperforms CT in characterization of lung nodules 0 None
2008-02-07 Patients at risk of adverse events within 3 months after stopping certain ACS therapy 0 None
2008-02-07 Novel small molecule therapy shows benefit for anemic patients via hydration of red blood cells 0 None
2008-02-07 Study shows inadequate diagnostic criteria for eating disorders 0 None
2008-02-07 Mayo Clinic Proceedings contributors discuss impact of donor organ allocation system 0 None
2008-02-07 Impact of electronic personal health record on hypertension under study 0 None
2008-02-07 Cellcept immunosuppressant further linked to birth defects 0 None
2008-02-07 Microscopic imaging technique reveals rapid formation of Alzheimer's-associated plaques 0 None
2008-02-07 Calcium channel blockers cut risk of Parkinson's disease 0 None
2008-02-07 Half of patients undergoing cerebrovascular stent placement do not respond well to clopidogrel 0 None
2008-02-07 Brain disturbances in chronic pain 0 None
2008-02-07 Brain study suggests way to measure, treat autism 0 None
2008-02-06 For safety, NHLBI changes intensive blood sugar treatment strategy in trial of diabetes and cardiovascular disease 0 None
2008-02-06 Both Alpha-Hydroxy and Beta-Hydroxy acid peels promise relief for acne sufferers 1 4.7
2008-02-06 Australian gene test opens door to personalised care 0 None
2008-02-05 People with manic depression have a distinct chemical signature in their brains 0 None
2008-02-05 PDAs push older adults into increasing their physical activity levels 0 None
2008-02-05 Study shows that a key protein appears to enable spread of melanoma to the small intestine 0 None
2008-02-05 Experimental drug shows promise for cystic fibrosis 0 None
2008-02-05 Taking more than one NSAID may lead to complications 0 None
2008-02-05 Study finds widespread vitamin and mineral use among cancer survivors, although benefits of such use remain unclear 0 None
2008-02-05 Parental drinking and parenting practices influence adolescent drinking 0 None
2008-02-05 Two new studies examine non-invasive ways to determine liver fibrosis and cirrhosis 0 None
2008-02-05 Experimental biomarker test beats PSA in detecting prostate cancer 0 None
2008-02-05 Enbrel shown to significantly reduced levels of C-reactive protein 0 None
2008-02-05 New vaccine for malaria under trial 0 None
2008-02-05 Chemists track how amantadine drug changes, blocks flu virus 0 None
2008-02-05 Gene ENPP1 is linked to preterm birth and low birth weight among Hispanic women 0 None
2008-02-05 Novel drug romiplostim significantly improves treatment of dangerous blood disorder 0 None
2008-02-05 Changes in narcoleptics' skin, core body temperatures affect their vigilance and sleepiness 0 None
2008-02-05 Black people die more frequently of severe sepsis that either whites or Hispanics 0 None
2008-02-05 Balloon catheter-based sinus surgery radiation exposure very low, safe 0 None
2008-02-05 Ascal (calcium carbasalate) not safer than aspirin 0 4.7
2008-02-04 Insomnia patients often denied sleep treatment when they have mental health problems 0 None
2008-02-04 Study suggests Risperidone long-acting injection combined with standard treatment helped delay time to relapse in patients with bipolar disorder 0 None
2008-02-04 Lithium slows ALS progression 2 5
2008-02-04 Participants recruited for VCU study on premenstrual dysphoric disorder 0 None
2008-02-04 Resisting lung cancer recurrence - Vaccine booster gives persistent immune response 0 None
2008-02-04 Targeting astrocytes slows progression of Lou Gehrig's disease 0 None
2008-02-04 Zinc supplementation helps diarrhea symptoms 0 None
2008-02-04 Certain genetic variations protect against depression triggered by childhood stress 0 None
2008-02-04 Researchers examine effect of male circumcision on female partners 0 5
2008-02-04 Scientists identify protein's crucial role in resistance to breast cancer treatment 0 None
2008-02-04 Anemia treatment may be a double-edged sword 0 None
2008-02-04 Novel treatment for blood clots in the legs appears to be safe and effective 0 None
2008-02-04 Fruit for Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-02-04 Deep brain stimulation may improve memory 0 None
2008-02-04 Nausea from chemotherapy explained 0 None
2008-02-04 Variation in the BCL11A gene linked to moderated symptoms of beta-thalassemia 0 None
2008-02-04 Intensive insulin therapy reduces the risk of death in critically ill patients 0 None
2008-02-04 microRNAs may help predict survival in liver cancer 0 None
2008-02-04 A loss in DNS repair function causes acute myeloid leukemia relapse 0 None
2008-02-04 Subconscious signals can trigger drug craving 0 None
2008-02-04 Researchers seek trial participants for experimental HIV vaccine called PENNVAX-B 0 5
2008-02-04 Best way to treat abdominal aortic aneurysms 0 None
2008-02-04 Study looks at safe dosages of the isotope astatine-211 for brain tumors 0 None
2008-01-31 Vaginal probiotic product reduce recurrence rate of bacterial vaginosis 2 None
2008-01-31 Why is scratching so nice? 0 None
2008-01-31 Why your fertility cells must have 'radio silence' 0 None
2008-01-31 Stem cell therapy studies for stroke, cerebral palsy prepare for clinical trials 0 None
2008-01-31 Severe asthma may be a different form of the disease 0 None
2008-01-31 Exposure to secondhand smoke linked to worsening of lung function in cystic fibrosis sufferers 0 None
2008-01-31 Physician characteristics are associated with quality of cancer care 0 None
2008-01-30 New therapy for blood clots in the legs appears to be safe and effective 0 3.7
2008-01-30 Study confirms safety of BrachySil for treatment of inoperable pancreatic cancer 0 None
2008-01-30 Well-funded tobacco control programs reduce number of smokers by millions 0 None
2008-01-30 Lungs' mast cells could provide new treatment target for asthma, other respiratory disease 0 None
2008-01-30 Leukemia relapse stems from DNA repair function loss 0 None
2008-01-30 Kidney cancer drug attacks a major type of acute myeloid leukemia 0 None
2008-01-30 Common drug-releasing coronary stents appear to have similar clinical outcomes 0 None
2008-01-30 Carbon monoxide causes direct damage to the heart muscle 0 None
2008-01-30 Rear seat safety belts reduce death risk by almost a half 0 None
2008-01-30 Antidepressants might be worthless for treating low back pain 0 None
2008-01-29 New target found for asthma 0 None
2008-01-29 Dairy-free diets may put boys with autism at risk for thin bones 0 None
2008-01-28 Smaller pancreatic tumors greatly increase survival odds 0 None
2008-01-28 Evidence strongly supports diuretics as initial metabolic syndrome therapy, especially in black patients 0 None
2008-01-25 Unexpected protein-protein interaction suggests new ALS drug target 0 None
2008-01-25 Telepathic genes recognize similarities in each other 0 None
2008-01-25 Celebrex may disrupt heart rhythm 0 None
2008-01-25 Quitting marijuana as hard as quitting cigarettes 0 None
2008-01-25 Deficient regulators in the immune system responsible for type 1 diabetes 0 None
2008-01-25 Adult stem cell application effective in treatment of peripheric vascular disease 0 None
2008-01-24 Study paves way for mass co-delivery of three antiparasitic drugs 0 2
2008-01-24 Stanford study finds transplant patient thrives 2 years after stopping immunosuppressive drugs 0 None
2008-01-24 Seasonal weight changes linked to metabolic syndrome 0 None
2008-01-24 Genetic roots of obesity 0 None
2008-01-24 Quality control mechanism tags defective sperm cells inside the body 0 None
2008-01-24 OTC cough medicine: Not worthwhile for children or adults? 0 None
2008-01-24 One third of stunting and a quarter of deaths among under 3s in poor countries could be prevented 0 None
2008-01-24 NSAIDs are effective for short-term relief of low-back pain 0 None
2008-01-24 Northwestern Memorial trial may wean kidney transplant patients off antirejection drugs 0 None
2008-01-24 No high quality studies on reducing MRSA infection in nursing homes for elderly people 0 None
2008-01-24 Music therapy may offer hope for people with depression 0 None
2008-01-24 Low-income US children less likely to have access to qualified teachers 0 None
2008-01-24 Less education may lead to delayed awareness of Alzheimer's onset 0 None
2008-01-24 Intensive education can help patients with acute low-back pain 0 None
2008-01-24 Experimental procedure induces tolerance to mismatched kidney transplants 0 None
2008-01-24 Candidate malaria vaccine shows promise 0 None
2008-01-24 Driving proves potentially hazardous for people with early Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-01-24 Does mood matter? 0 None
2008-01-24 Computer-based tool aids research, helps thwart questionable publication practices 0 None
2008-01-24 Antioxidants such as vitamins C and E don't prevent pre-eclampsia 1 None
2008-01-24 Adaptive functional evolution of leptin in cold-adaptive pika family 0 None
2008-01-24 Abstinence-plus programs for HIV prevention can reduce risk behavior 0 None
2008-01-23 UCLA study questions diagnosis, medical treatment of ADHD 0 None
2008-01-23 Researchers propose consumers buy yearly 'drug licenses' as new way to pay for prescriptions 0 None
2008-01-23 Aspirin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs reduce risk of colorectal cancer 0 None
2008-01-23 Obese patients with diabetes appear more likely to achieve remission with gastric banding 0 None
2008-01-23 Low vitamin E levels associated with physical decline in elderly 0 None
2008-01-23 Heart and stroke death rates steadily decline; risks still too high 0 None
2008-01-23 Gene variations associated with effectiveness of blood pressure medications 0 None
2008-01-23 Connection between vitamin E and subsequent decline in physical function for older adults 0 None
2008-01-23 Same-sex couples just as committed in relationships as heterosexual couples 0 None
2008-01-23 Myostatin inhibitors may make injuries more likely 4 5
2008-01-23 Racial and ethnic differences among patients with extremity soft-tissue sarcomas 0 None
2008-01-23 Debate over safety of gene therapy trials focuses on issue of informed consent 0 None
2008-01-23 Cell division studies hint at future cancer therapy 0 None
2008-01-23 Fast-food consumption increases metabolic syndrome risk 0 None
2008-01-23 Who said work was a killer? 0 None
2008-01-23 Simplified scoring system may predict overall CVD risk 0 None
2008-01-23 $2.4 million NIH grant to study TV ads and smoking behaviors 0 None
2008-01-22 Global aging will peak during the decade 2020 to 2030 and then decelerate 0 None
2008-01-22 Study looks at off-label use of biliary stents 0 None
2008-01-22 Broccoli adds to its credentials 0 None
2008-01-22 Radiotherapy as effective as surgery in bladder cancer treatment 0 None
2008-01-22 Genetics behind the disease systemic lupus erythematosus almost completed 0 None
2008-01-22 Women's skulls are thicker than men's, but they both shrink slowly after we reach adulthood 0 None
2008-01-22 Duloxetine does not relieve painful physical symptoms in depression 0 None
2008-01-22 Change in trauma level designation associated with improved patient survival 0 None
2008-01-21 International team pinpoints the genes for lupus 0 None
2008-01-21 Value of drugs for pre-osteoporosis exaggerated 0 None
2008-01-21 Discovery of multiple genes linked to systemic lupus erythematosus 0 None
2008-01-21 Risk of falling is overlooked as the major cause of fractures in the elderly 0 None
2008-01-21 Labels shown to help consumers make healthy choices 0 None
2008-01-21 Immune modulation therapy can help heal patients with heart failure 0 None
2008-01-21 Researchers find neurological basis of depression following sports concussion 0 None
2008-01-21 Aspirin resistance and heart attack - stroke risk 0 None
2008-01-21 Genetic diversity of European Americans and disease gene mapping 0 None
2008-01-21 Disability living allowance falls short for ethnic minorities 0 None
2008-01-21 Matters of the mind can affect matters of the heart 0 None
2008-01-20 Culprit cell for childhood leukaemia discovered 0 None
2008-01-20 Arthritis drug Etanercept clears up symptoms of psoriasis 0 None
2008-01-18 Previously unknown chromosomal abnormalities play substantial role in autism 0 None
2008-01-18 Annual bone fracture rate almost 4 percent and double previous estimates 0 None
2008-01-18 Altering brain's lipid metabolism reduces Alzheimer's plaques in mice 0 None
2008-01-17 Sense of personal control influences Latinas' decisions about sexual debut 0 None
2008-01-17 Selective reporting of antidepressant trials exaggerates drug effectiveness 0 None
2008-01-17 Psychological interventions are efective in mood swings 0 None
2008-01-17 PTSD trebles among troops 0 None
2008-01-17 How does insulin influence resistin? 0 None
2008-01-17 Extended work hours should factor into return to job after injury 0 None
2008-01-17 Does it help to continue antidepressant drug treatment for preventing recurrence in depression? 0 None
2008-01-17 Statins may not prevent Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2008-01-17 A new significance of LVD and angiogenic MVD is identified in human primary SCRC 0 None
2008-01-16 Smoking belies milder disease but worse prognosis for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patients 0 None
2008-01-16 Proteomic profiling shown more accurate than traditional biomarkers in identifying liver cancer 0 None
2008-01-16 How probiotics work in gut 0 3.2
2008-01-16 Bisphosphonates - osteoporosis drugs triple risk of bone necrosis 0 None
2008-01-16 Pedometer-based walking programs help with weight loss 0 None
2008-01-16 Study supports role of a dopamine related gene in the onset of depression 0 None
2008-01-16 Study looks at effects of moral conviction on voting or intentions 0 None
2008-01-16 Cancer study finds adolescents don't get same access to latest treatments as younger patients 0 None
2008-01-16 Undernourished stroke patients may have more complications, worse outcomes 0 None
2008-01-16 Trust between doctors and patients is culprit in efforts to cross racial divide in medical research 0 None
2008-01-16 Kiss but don't shake hands to stay healthy! 0 None
2008-01-15 Nanobac announces Baylor initial results for nanoparticle and gall stone formation study 0 None
2008-01-15 New phase of additional funds to support clinical trials methods in UK 0 None
2008-01-15 How asthma and allergy symptoms are triggered 0 None
2008-01-15 Smoking speeds progression of age-related macular degeneration 0 None
2008-01-15 Sickle cell disease pain study 0 None
2008-01-15 Selective restraints and reduced medication could reduce nursing home falls 0 None
2008-01-15 Psychotherapies are under-regulated in the UK, experts say 0 None
2008-01-15 Supplements of lipoic acid could reduce atherosclerosis, weight gain 0 None
2008-01-15 Fish oil supplements may help some cardiac patients while harming others 0 None
2008-01-15 Improving informed consent 0 None
2008-01-15 Discovery of seven new genes that influence blood cholesterol levels 0 None
2008-01-15 Study finds most psychiatric patients have more than one diagnosis 0 None
2008-01-15 People with dementia survive on average four and a half years after diagnosis 0 None
2008-01-15 Expensive wine tastes better....doesn't it? 0 None
2008-01-14 New genetic variations associated with lipid levels, risk for coronary artery disease 0 None
2008-01-14 Study suggests link between genetic basis of height and arthritis 0 None
2008-01-14 A good night's sleep could improve long-term memory 0 None
2008-01-14 Most people with diabetes would benefit from statins 0 None
2008-01-14 Chewing too much gum linked to excessive weight loss 0 None
2008-01-14 Best weight loss diet 0 None
2008-01-14 MIT brain imaging study looks at cultural influences 0 None
2008-01-14 Memantine and Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-01-11 Ringing in the ears 0 3
2008-01-11 Review of Memantine for Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-01-11 Genetic evolution of tumours according to their growth dynamics. 0 None
2008-01-11 Chemical first found on Easter Island could treat tuberous sclerosis 0 None
2008-01-11 Severe and morbid obesity affects chances of kidney transplantation 0 None
2008-01-11 Comprehensive assessment of long-term effects of reducing intake of energy 0 None
2008-01-10 Chemicals in red wine grapes may prevent tooth decay 0 None
2008-01-10 Uses of medications in psychoanalysis 0 None
2008-01-10 Investigational treatment for advanced melanoma to be studied 0 None
2008-01-10 Treating venous leg ulcers with honey dressings unlikely to help healing 0 1
2008-01-10 The drug sirolimus shrinks tumors, improves lung function 0 None
2008-01-10 Does cholesterol have any benefits? 0 None
2008-01-10 Potential new treatments for Huntington's disease 0 None
2008-01-10 Trichloroethylene exposure linked to Parkinsonism 0 None
2008-01-10 New study highlights importance soluble proteins, called cytokines, in Alzheimer's 0 None
2008-01-10 Overweight people may not know when they've had enough 0 None
2008-01-10 Drug deferoxamine boosts bone healing and re-growth 0 None
2008-01-10 Methadone and rare ventricular arrhythmia link 0 None
2008-01-10 Living with nut allergies 0 None
2008-01-10 New insight into the mechanisms underlying amnesia 0 None
2008-01-10 Eating out can have both positive and negative impact on obesity 0 None
2008-01-10 Divorce may hinder father-child closeness 0 None
2008-01-10 Sixty percent of psychotherapy clients felt therapy didn't end on time 0 None
2008-01-10 Acrylamide is carcinogenic and may increase the risk of breast cancer 0 None
2008-01-09 Heartening news for tipplers - moderate drinking plus exercise the key to a long life! 0 None
2008-01-09 Four golden rules can give you 14 extra years of life 0 None
2008-01-09 Maintaining a strict diet - study looks at boredom 0 None
2008-01-09 Trius Therapeutics starts U.S. phase I trial for Oxazolidinone antibacterial drug 0 None
2008-01-09 Teens find the benefits of sexual abstinence decline with age 0 None
2008-01-09 Study proves the co-pay connection in chronic disease 0 None
2008-01-09 Stimulating the appetite can lead to unrelated impulse purchases 0 None
2008-01-09 Moderate drinking and exercise key to a longer life 0 None
2008-01-09 Oatmeal and cholesterol reduction 0 5
2008-01-09 Newer meningitis vaccine MenACWY appears safe and effective for infants 0 None
2008-01-09 New method for presenting clinical trial survival data 0 None
2008-01-09 Multiple behavioral risks for skin cancer among U.S. adults 0 None
2008-01-09 Higher Medicare spending yields mixed bag for patients 0 None
2008-01-09 Heavy smokers most likely to turn to treatment 0 None
2008-01-09 Genetic variant predicts antipsychotic response for schizophrenia patients by ethnicity 0 None
2008-01-09 Freeze-dried tendon grafts loaded with gene therapy may provide repair injured tendons 0 None
2008-01-09 Taranabant shows promise for weight loss in obese people 0 None
2008-01-09 Docetaxel given after doxorubicin reduces recurrence 0 None
2008-01-09 Drug metformin and lifestyle changes can help treat weight gain induced by antipsychotic drugs 0 None
2008-01-09 Carrot cake study on sugar in type 2 diabetes 0 None
2008-01-09 Americans pay the most for prescription drugs and still don't take them 0 None
2008-01-08 Scientists can predict psychotic illness in up to 80 percent of high-risk youth 0 None
2008-01-08 Rockefeller University funds clinical, translational pilot studies 0 None
2008-01-08 Physical education and active play help teens maintain normal weight as adults 0 None
2008-01-08 Increased exposure to sunlight may be good for some people 0 None
2008-01-08 Short periods of stress help condition heart to survive major attack 0 None
2008-01-08 Vitamin D deficiency linked to increased risk of cardiovascular disease 0 None
2008-01-08 Lack of imagination in older adults linked to declining memory 0 None
2008-01-08 Girls who eat with their families at mealtimes avoid eating disorders 0 None
2008-01-08 Racial disparities in cancer therapy still widespread 0 None
2008-01-08 Daytime 'Nanna naps' improve memory 0 None
2008-01-08 Congestive heart failure leads to greater disability, nursing home admissions 0 None
2008-01-07 Genital mycoplasmas are a frequent cause of congenital fetal infection 0 None
2008-01-07 Controversy over autism and childhood vaccines settled once and for all 0 5
2008-01-07 Congestive heart failure leads to greater disability among older adults 0 None
2008-01-07 Generation Y complacent about risk of melanoma 0 None
2008-01-07 New biomarker for predicting liver cancer spread and survival discovered 0 None
2008-01-07 Racial disparities persist in cancer care 0 None
2008-01-07 Pollution from heavy traffic affects the size of an unborn baby 0 None
2008-01-07 Chances of surviving a heart attack better in an airport or casino than in a U.S. hospital 0 None
2008-01-07 Study looks at newly homeless youth and sexual behaviors 0 None
2008-01-07 Strength training of neck muscles relieves chronic pain 0 None
2008-01-07 Rib-X Pharmaceuticals initiates two separate Phase II clinical trials for antibiotic compound 0 None
2008-01-07 People whose index finger is shorter than their ring finger are at higher risk of osteoarthritis 0 None
2008-01-07 Minorities less likely to receive pain-relieving opioid drugs in ER 0 None
2008-01-07 Treating children with severe pneumonia at home is just as effective as treating them in hospitals 0 None
2008-01-07 Older women heart patients benefit from educational programs - lead to better health 0 None
2008-01-07 Genmab announces HuMax-CD32b pre-clinical program 0 None
2008-01-07 Exercise improves symptoms of arthritis 0 None
2008-01-07 Everyone carries at least 1 type of pesticide 0 None
2008-01-06 Placebo better than antipsychotic drugs for treating aggression in the intellectually disabled 0 None
2008-01-06 Surprising number of doctors prescribe placebos 0 None
2008-01-04 Treatment with N-acetylcysteine is associated with better outcomes for children with liver failure 0 None
2008-01-04 The dopamine transporter gene influences alcohol withdrawal seizures 0 None
2008-01-04 Upper airway surgery should not be first line treatment for obstructive sleep apnoea in adults 0 None
2008-01-04 Pregnant women who are overweight/obese set the stage for offspring's obesity risk 0 None
2008-01-04 Magnetic therapy shown to significantly reduce swelling after tissue trauma 0 None
2008-01-04 Need for greater recognition of the use of placebos 0 None
2008-01-04 Drinking games and themed parties associated with higher levels of drinking at college 0 None
2008-01-04 Peptide hormone found in the body prevents obesity and diabetes 0 None
2008-01-04 Study shows how climate change will increase human mortality 0 None
2008-01-04 $11.3 million autism study launched 0 None
2008-01-04 Daily alcohol use causes changes in sexual behavior 0 None
2008-01-04 Carnegie Mellon study identifies where thoughts of familiar objects occur inside the human brain 0 None
2008-01-04 Bright light therapy helps some with bipolar depression 0 None
2008-01-04 Treating depression may help alcoholics recover 0 None
2008-01-03 Elective surgery puts seniors at risk for long-term cognitive problems 0 4
2008-01-03 Healthy food good for health but hard on the purse 0 5
2008-01-03 A tipple or two a day a good thing for the over-65s 0 None
2008-01-03 Polyphenols in wine may help prevent cavities 0 5
2008-01-03 Vitamin D2 is as effective as vitamin D3 in maintaining concentrations of 25-hydroxyvitamin D 0 None
2008-01-03 Smoking among New York City teens on the decline 0 None
2008-01-03 Shorter HCV treatment shows notable success 0 None
2008-01-03 Bisphosphonates appear to reduce the risk of jaw degradation 0 None
2008-01-03 Elderly patients at greater risk for developing cognitive problems after surgery 0 3
2008-01-03 Obese people less likely to use seatbelts 0 None
2008-01-03 Live operators crucial factor for public health department disease-reporting hotlines 0 None
2008-01-03 Study to look at effect of high dose vitamin C on non-Hodgkin lymphoma patients 0 None
2008-01-03 For hospital patients, defibrillation delays mean lower survival 0 None
2008-01-02 Use of opioid medications for pain in ERs on the rise, but racial differences in use still exist 0 None
2008-01-02 Undiagnosed OSA patients have altered cardiovascular responses during exercise recovery 0 None
2008-01-02 Study examines genetic defects linked to body abnormalities in patients with childhood cancer 0 None
2008-01-02 Some antipsychotic drugs may be missing their mark 0 None
2008-01-02 Three-drug cocktail improves outcomes in glioblastoma multiforme 0 None
2008-01-02 New therapy reduces mortality in patients with severe COPD 0 None
2008-01-02 Catathrenia, or sleep related groaning can be successfully treated with CPAP 0 5
2008-01-02 Cosmecueticals improve skin 0 None
2008-01-02 Marital status doesn't affect lung cancer survival 0 None
2008-01-02 Study of high myopia patients ten years after LASIK surgery 0 None
2008-01-02 Deep sleep maintains normal glucose control 0 None
2008-01-02 Contact with commonly used pesticides associated with greater asthma risk in farm women 0 None
2008-01-02 Drug effective for hepatitis C patients with low platelets 0 None
2008-01-02 Drivers on cell phones congest traffic 0 None
2008-01-02 Blacks, Hispanics less likely to get strong pain drugs in emergency rooms 0 None
2008-01-02 Ashkenazi ovarian cancer patients with BRCA mutations live longer than those with normal gene 0 None
2008-01-02 Allergic reactions to gadolinium-containing contrast injections - study 1 None
2008-01-02 Cocaine vaccine to cure addiction undergoes clinical trials 3 4.7

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