Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Condition News Stories - October 2008

Date Title Comments Rating
2008-10-31 Good genes behaving badly behind type 1 diabetes 0 None
2008-10-31 Research points to new treatment options for infantile hemangioma 0 4.5
2008-10-31 New cases of diagnosed diabetes rises 90% in last 10 years 0 None
2008-10-29 Eye pressure spikes and glaucoma 0 3
2008-10-27 Obesity reality check 0 None
2008-10-27 Lack of brain NMDA receptors linked to schizophrenia 0 None
2008-10-27 Study looks at rare condition known as phonagnosia 0 None
2008-10-27 Anxiety disorders latest worry in high blood pressure 0 5
2008-10-27 New treatment guidelines for carpal tunnel syndrome 0 None
2008-10-27 Healing process found to backfire in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patients 0 None
2008-10-26 Exercise-induced fatigue in muscular dystrophies, study points to potential new therapies 0 None
2008-10-26 First-ever international guidelines for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis 0 None
2008-10-26 Newly discovered mechanism can explain the Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome 0 None
2008-10-23 Research targets diabetes-related eye conditions 0 None
2008-10-22 High-dose hormone treatment might reduce risk for posttraumatic stress disorder 0 None
2008-10-21 New Zealand to trial pig cells as treatment for type 1 diabetes 0 None
2008-10-20 People lacking essential antioxidants and sunlight more likely to develop advanced macular degeneration 0 None
2008-10-20 New guides to preventing and treating osteoporosis 0 None
2008-10-20 Australia's asthma mortality rate one of the highest in the world 0 2
2008-10-16 People with autism less influenced by gut instincts 0 None
2008-10-15 People with severe obstructive sleep apnea often have poor diets 0 5
2008-10-14 Just how common is skin cancer in Australia? 0 None
2008-10-14 More effective treatment found for convergence insufficiency, a childhood vision disorder 0 None
2008-10-14 Best treatment determined for convergence insufficiency in children 0 5
2008-10-14 Diabetics more likely to lose their vision 0 1
2008-10-13 Visual impairment more common in people with diabetes 0 None
2008-10-13 Researchers say bipolar disorder also afflicts children 0 None
2008-10-13 WHO makes urgent call for services for mental disorders to be scaled up 0 None
2008-10-13 Preventing lung disease in indigenous communities 0 None
2008-10-12 Abdominal venous thrombosis risk factors 0 None
2008-10-12 Children with cystic fibrosis not well covered by guidelines for vitamin D needs 0 None
2008-10-07 People with diabetes lose more than money 0 None
2008-10-06 More appendicitis hospitalizations on "high ozone" days 0 None
2008-10-06 Brain Injury Association of Canada asks "Where is Canada's injury prevention strategy?" 0 None
2008-10-06 Discovery of gene variant for cleft lip 0 None
2008-10-01 Insomnia linked to depression and substance abuse during adolescence 0 None
2008-10-01 Obsessive compulsive disorder evident as early as age four 0 None


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