Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Condition News Stories - June 2009

Date Title Comments Rating
2009-06-30 Improved communication encourages patients to seek colorectal cancer screening in primary care setting 0 None
2009-06-30 New pieces in the autism inheritance puzzle 0 3
2009-06-30 Rotator cuff calcific tendonitis 1 5
2009-06-29 Review of endocrine disorders in the U.S. 0 None
2009-06-29 Gene expression differences could bring better classification and treatment of juvenile arthritis 0 None
2009-06-29 Placebo effects in caregivers may change behavior of children with ADHD 0 5
2009-06-29 Study could help target new pancreatitis treatments 0 None
2009-06-28 Cognitive behavioural therapy for major psychiatric disorder: does it really work? 0 None
2009-06-28 Enzyme fights mutated protein in inherited Parkinson's disease 0 5
2009-06-24 Innovative Virtual Patient system for allergy sufferers 0 4
2009-06-24 Brain classification reveals the right cerebellum as the best biomarker of dyslexia 0 None
2009-06-24 ADHD genes found - missing DNA segments may suggest future drug targets 0 None
2009-06-24 Young adults who are overweight or obese have increased risk of pancreatic cancer 0 1
2009-06-24 Measuring fragile X mental retardation 0 None
2009-06-24 Brain protein a possible biomarker for anorexia 0 None
2009-06-23 Clinical trial raises hope for Australian diabetics to be insulin free 0 4.5
2009-06-23 Migraines with aura in middle age associated with late-life brain lesions 0 None
2009-06-23 Jigsaw puzzle therapy for Alzheimer’s sufferers 0 5
2009-06-23 Alterations in brain's white matter key to schizophrenia 0 None
2009-06-23 Coronary artery bypass surgery provides long-term benefits for children with Kawasaki disease 0 None
2009-06-23 Biomarker in urine for appendicitis 0 None
2009-06-22 Parents struggle with costs of their children's autism care 0 None
2009-06-22 Nine in ten survive early stage bowel cancer 0 None
2009-06-22 Cerebrospinal fluid shows Alzheimer's disease deterioration much earlier 0 None
2009-06-22 Experts explore link between allergies and interstitial cystitis 1 4.8
2009-06-22 Big disparities in the treatment of arrhythmias across Europe 0 None
2009-06-22 Adults with asthma not getting their flu shots 0 None
2009-06-19 New theory for global diabetes epidemic 1 2.5
2009-06-18 Omega-3 fatty acids may protect against progression of age-related macular degeneration 0 5
2009-06-18 Young adults with poor fitness levels on road to diabetes in middle age 0 None
2009-06-18 Gout gene discovered 0 None
2009-06-17 People with autism better at problem-solving 2 None
2009-06-16 Adding antiviral agent to corticosteroids to treat facial paralysis not linked to improved recovery 0 None
2009-06-16 Marker in blood may explain susceptibility to interstitial cystitis 0 None
2009-06-15 Discovery shows potential for new severe asthma treatment 0 None
2009-06-15 Discovery of key molecular target in age-related macular degeneration 0 5
2009-06-15 Prevalence of type 2 diabetes in patients with obstructive sleep apnea 0 None
2009-06-15 A new way to tackle age-related macular degeneration 0 5
2009-06-13 Certain pesticides double the risk of blood disorder 0 None
2009-06-12 Nintendo Wii may help treat symptoms of Parkinson's disease 0 5
2009-06-10 New insights into causes of multiple sclerosis 0 None
2009-06-10 Sleep quality in women with rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2009-06-10 Potential new way to treat childhood epilepsy 0 5
2009-06-10 Mouse experiments shed light on age effects in arthritis 0 None
2009-06-09 Disparities in self-monitoring of blood glucose among low-income ethnic minority populations with diabetes 0 None
2009-06-09 Researchers estimate risk of transmission of Huntington's disease to offspring among male carriers 0 None
2009-06-09 Novel approach for treating cognitive impairments 0 3.5
2009-06-09 Study redefines alcohol and smoking’s role in pancreatitis 0 2.3
2009-06-09 Having flu when pregnant increases risk of schizophrenia in offspring 0 None
2009-06-09 Researchers discover why Lou Gehrig's disease speeds along more rapidly in some patients than others 0 4.5
2009-06-09 Adolescents suffering from anxiety and depression should be screened for insomnia 0 None
2009-06-09 Obstructive sleep apnea increases likelihood of parasomnia symptoms 0 None
2009-06-09 Increase in incidence of colorectal cancer among young men and women in the U.S. 0 None
2009-06-09 Obstructive sleep apnea common in non-obese, middle-aged patients 0 None
2009-06-09 Effectiveness of a cognitive-behavioral treatment program for chronic insomnia 0 None
2009-06-09 Insomnia and sleep duration linked to diabetes 0 None
2009-06-09 Effects of meditation on sleep in chronic insomnia 0 4
2009-06-05 Neighborhood influences asthma rates 0 None
2009-06-05 HOPE welcomes NAO report on supporting adults with autism 0 None
2009-06-04 Eyes provide clues to a common cause of stroke 0 None
2009-06-04 Rhes protein responsible for brain cell damage in Huntington disease 0 5
2009-06-04 Discovery of new genetic immune disorder in children 0 None
2009-06-03 Being overweight or obese does not worsen asthma, but may reduce response to medications 0 None
2009-06-03 Australian food industry told to 'shape up' over fat, sugar and salt 0 5
2009-06-02 The colourful world of synesthesia 1 5
2009-06-02 Internet-based programs effective in treating depression – new study 0 4
2009-06-02 Surgery in patients with rheumatoid arthritis is often 'too little, too late' 0 None
2009-06-02 Corrected vision impairment could prevent billions of dollars in lost productivity annually 0 None
2009-06-02 Discovery of enzyme involved in inflammatory bowel disease 0 None
2009-06-02 Bleeding disorders going undiagnosed; new guidelines to help 0 None
2009-06-01 Carbon monoxide reverses gastroparesis in mice 0 5
2009-06-01 Research looks at relationship between bone density and erosion in arthritis 0 None
2009-06-01 Rapamycin epilepsy-prevention effect may be widely applicable 0 4.3
2009-06-01 Inflammatory bowel disease on the rise in specific populations 0 None
2009-06-01 Surgery improves outcomes for degenerative spondylolisthesis patients 1 None
2009-06-01 Wilson disease and excess copper are focus of new NIDDK publication 0 None
2009-06-01 Surgery effective in treating pediatric obstructive sleep apnea 1 None


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