Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Condition News Stories - May 2004

Date Title Comments Rating
2004-05-27 American Heart reports on acute ischemic stroke and increased risk of bleeding in the brain 0 None
2004-05-27 Anemia is a major determinant of fatigue in patients with cirrhosis 0 None
2004-05-26 Good evidence that genes play an important role in causing schizophrenia 0 None
2004-05-26 New evidence that Michelangelo may have suffered from Asperger’s disorder, or autism 0 None
2004-05-26 Bipolar disorder, one of the illnesses that will be studied and treated at the new Mood Disorders Centre of Excellence 0 None
2004-05-25 Full moon does not influence the frequency of epileptic seizures 0 None
2004-05-25 Scientific evidence links mold in homes and buildings to people with chronic asthma symptoms 0 None
2004-05-25 Possible new second-generation multiple sclerosis therapy 0 None
2004-05-24 Heart failure is a leading cause of death and nearly 5 million people in the United States suffer from it 0 None
2004-05-24 Moderate exercise in conjunction with common dietary supplements significantly reduce the risk of atherosclerosis 0 None
2004-05-21 Scottish hospitalisation for angina and chest pain has risen dramatically in the last decade 0 None
2004-05-21 Helminthic therapy, using worm eggs to treat patients with inflammatory bowel disorders 0 5
2004-05-21 Using gene therapy to fight rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2004-05-21 Genome research sheds light on Bardet-Biedl syndrome 0 None
2004-05-20 Hypertension treatment could reduce hemorrhagic strokes by nearly 30 percent 0 None
2004-05-20 The worldwide prevalence of glaucoma is increasing 0 None
2004-05-20 Zinc may help to accelerate recovery from pneumonia 0 None
2004-05-20 Hospitalisation for angina and chest pain has risen dramatically in the last decade 0 None
2004-05-17 Vocational rehabilitation services helps people with traumatic brain injuries get back to work 0 None
2004-05-17 Some amnesiacs can maintain their memories for a longer period of time if they spend time sitting in a dark, quiet room 0 None
2004-05-17 Speaking their language aids dementia patients 0 None
2004-05-15 Facts about prevalence of arthritis in the U.S.A 0 None
2004-05-14 People with pre-diabetes can make changes to prevent serious illness 0 None
2004-05-14 The Stroke Association have found that surgery can halve the risk of a stroke 0 None
2004-05-13 Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is nearly four times as common in veterans of the first Persian Gulf War as in nonveterans 0 None
2004-05-13 Cholesterol-lowering drugs could treat multiple sclerosis 0 None
2004-05-12 Study to Look at effect of exercise and education on osteoarthritis 0 None
2004-05-12 Women are three times more likely than men to develop carpal tunnel syndrome 0 None
2004-05-12 Physicians perceive overactive bladder as a normal part of aging when in fact it is a treatable medical condition 0 None
2004-05-12 Cardiovascular disease in parents is a major predictor of offspring having a heart attack or stroke 0 None


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