Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Research News Stories - June 2012

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2012-06-30 CIHR and CH.I.L.D. create Canadian Children Inflammatory Bowel Disease Network 0 None
2012-06-29 Enlightening risk factor findings for REM sleep behavior disorder 0 4
2012-06-29 Duty-hour restrictions worry surgical interns 0 None
2012-06-29 Recurring diabetic foot ulcers ‘predictable’ 0 None
2012-06-29 Simple tests may ease scaphoid fracture assessment 0 1
2012-06-29 Standing for long time when pregnant carries repercussions 0 None
2012-06-29 Pregnant women with preeclampsia, diabetes need biomarkers checked 0 None
2012-06-29 Oxytocin levels linked to medication dose, symptoms in schizophrenia 0 5
2012-06-29 Brain activity patterns may aid mental illness diagnosis 0 None
2012-06-29 Liraglutide efficacy in Japanese patients “easy” to predict 0 None
2012-06-29 Surgical injury is increasing dialysis use 0 None
2012-06-29 Passive smoking risks children’s distance vision 0 None
2012-06-29 Epilepsy patients unaware of fracture risk 0 None
2012-06-29 Young inflammatory bowel disease patients have low bone mass 0 None
2012-06-29 Financial reward stubs out smoking habit 0 None
2012-06-29 Eight-year trends in pediatric drug use examined 0 None
2012-06-29 Link between phthalates and early eczema uncovered 0 None
2012-06-29 Clergy's practice of putting others first can be detrimental to their own health 0 None
2012-06-29 More sophisticated process needed to vet research for possible security threats 0 None
2012-06-29 Low-level social capital can lead to mental ill-health among older people 0 None
2012-06-29 DFG to set up new CRC/Transregio that focuses on multiple sclerosis research 0 None
2012-06-29 Social interactions during adolescence can affect health many years into adulthood 0 None
2012-06-28 Young inflammatory bowel disease patients have low bone mass 0 None
2012-06-28 Ozone concerns aired over effect on cardiac biomarkers 0 None
2012-06-28 Atkins diet ‘dangerous to heart health’ 0 None
2012-06-28 Statins for erectile dysfunction proposed 0 3
2012-06-28 Self-managed aphasia therapy after stroke feasible 1 None
2012-06-28 Review confirms impaired cognition in prodromal psychosis 0 None
2012-06-28 Swine-flu deaths far greater than reported 0 None
2012-06-28 Light shed on unruptured cerebral aneurysm course 0 None
2012-06-28 Why our eyes are bigger than our stomachs 0 None
2012-06-28 Family history influences age at prodrome and psychosis onset 0 None
2012-06-28 High medical illness rates in bipolar disorder 0 None
2012-06-28 Oral health may be linked to HPV status of head and neck cancer 0 None
2012-06-28 Methylphenidate ‘could relieve cancer depression’ 0 None
2012-06-28 Early pain relief surgery improves long-term chronic pancreatitis outcomes 0 None
2012-06-28 Statin effects may be gender-specific 0 None
2012-06-28 Surgical injury is increasing dialysis use 0 None
2012-06-28 Potential risk factors for disorder that causes people to kick or punch during sleep 0 None
2012-06-28 Experts in fluid mechanics to study Chiari malformation 0 4
2012-06-28 New medical countermeasures against nuclear threats 1 None
2012-06-28 Harmonizing prescription drug plans can help save millions of dollars 0 None
2012-06-28 Substituting short vehicle journeys for walks reduces death rates 0 None
2012-06-28 Study finds wide variation in interpretation of NRMP rules 0 None
2012-06-28 Miriam Hospital receives NIH renewal grant to support growth of Lifespan/Tufts/Brown CFAR 0 None
2012-06-28 Study examines role and biological effects of psychotherapy in breast cancer survivors 0 None
2012-06-28 Acute pancreatitis may be staved off by diet rich in vegetables 0 None
2012-06-28 TB research finds body’s own response helps TB bacteria survive 0 None
2012-06-28 UH receives federal grants to pursue projects related to prostate cancer, diabetes and obesity 0 None
2012-06-28 Exposure-based CBT for primary PD/AG effectively reduces anxiety and depressive symptoms 0 None
2012-06-28 Lack of access to social protections increases mortality rates among low and medium-skilled U.S. workers 0 None
2012-06-28 Study focuses on intergenerational dilemma 0 None
2012-06-27 ‘Risky’ view of thrombolysis in subtherapeutic warfarin patients disputed 0 None
2012-06-27 Two coffees a day keep heart failure risk at bay 1 None
2012-06-27 FDA approves test for dengue virus infection 0 None
2012-06-27 Common cold remedy ‘not recommended’ for children 0 None
2012-06-27 Taking steps to reduce diabetes risk 0 None
2012-06-27 Chinese herbal preparation reduces fragility fractures 0 None
2012-06-27 Flat polyps may explain colorectal cancer screening discrepancy 0 2
2012-06-27 Exposure to phthalates may raise childhood obesity risk 0 None
2012-06-27 ‘Risky’ view of thrombolysis in subtherapeutic warfarin patients disputed 0 None
2012-06-27 Psychiatric inpatients have low vitamin D levels 0 None
2012-06-27 Review confirms impaired cognition in prodromal psychosis 0 None
2012-06-27 Second potential immune checkpoint target for cancer immunotherapy announced by Compugen 0 None
2012-06-27 Safe vitamin D treatment without raising calcium levels 0 5
2012-06-27 MAARA invests £340,000 into vital asthma and allergy research 0 None
2012-06-27 Broken heart syndrome may protect the heart from adrenaline overload 0 None
2012-06-27 Cardiovascular disease risk greater with Atkins-style diets 0 None
2012-06-27 Study examines role of specific forms of psychotherapy in anxious depression 0 None
2012-06-27 Heavily congested highway correlates with higher rates of asthma 0 None
2012-06-27 Study suggests important role for psychotherapy in rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2012-06-27 Study: Moderate coffee intake reduces risk of heart failure 0 None
2012-06-27 Study finds increase in incidence of gout and hyperuricemia in the U.S. 0 None
2012-06-27 Persistent organic pollutants play a major role in metabolic syndrome 1 None
2012-06-26 Exercise-induced metabolic improvement not caused by just adipose change 0 None
2012-06-26 Poor prognosis for heart transplant patients with restenosis 0 4
2012-06-26 Experts validate promising alternative to Framingham risk score for UK 0 5
2012-06-26 Majority of rhinovirus infections are asymptomatic 0 None
2012-06-26 Molecular determinant of implantation success uncovered 0 5
2012-06-26 Chronic kidney disease is major risk factor for future coronary events 0 None
2012-06-26 Telemedicine could reduce admission rates 0 None
2012-06-26 Scoring system identifies appendicitis in pediatric acute abdomen pain 0 None
2012-06-26 Toothpaste is enough for baby’s teeth 2 None
2012-06-26 Postoperative hemoglobin predicts hospital stay after hip fracture surgery 0 None
2012-06-26 Genetic risk for schizophrenia linked to brain volume alterations 0 None
2012-06-26 Liability for schizophrenia linked to cognition in mood disorders 0 None
2012-06-26 Report on the global market for breast cancer diagnostics and drug technologies 0 None
2012-06-26 Biological filter to remove estrogens from waste water and drinking water 0 None
2012-06-26 Key issues in conducting research using electronic clinical data 0 None
2012-06-26 Age at which ADHD children begin taking medication influences academic progress 1 None
2012-06-26 Nanoparticles that can slip through mucus barriers shown to protect against herpes infections 0 None
2012-06-26 Study: 40 million Americans ages 12 and older have addiction disease 0 None
2012-06-26 More evidence of link between low vitamin D levels and increased risk of metabolic syndrome 0 None
2012-06-26 Ozone exposure associated with cardiovascular ailments 0 None
2012-06-26 New Alzheimer's Society funded project to investigate role of chronic stress in dementia 0 None
2012-06-25 Turn down the volume to improve heart health 0 None
2012-06-25 Flavocoxid liver damage reported 0 None
2012-06-25 Skin patch treatment kills common skin cancer 0 None
2012-06-25 Birmingham hip resurfacing offers lowest mortality risk 0 None
2012-06-25 Hospitalization, delirium worsen AD patients’ outcomes 0 None
2012-06-25 Combination regimens trump monotherapy in fight against HIV transmission 0 None
2012-06-25 Pregnant women with preeclampsia, diabetes need biomarkers checked 0 None
2012-06-25 Lonely elders decline, die 0 None
2012-06-25 Intensive insulin may backfire in acute stroke 0 None
2012-06-25 HIV therapy affects bone mass within 2 years 0 None
2012-06-25 ‘Strong evidence’ for causal link between parental smoking, childhood asthma 0 5
2012-06-25 Exercise and diet together reduce chances of developing metabolic syndrome in obese older adults 0 None
2012-06-25 Carbohydrate-rich, protein-packed breakfast with dessert can help lose weight 0 None
2012-06-25 Common experience of menopausal symptoms not associated with heart disease risk 0 None
2012-06-25 Physically fit patients with LVH have a significantly lower risk of death 0 None
2012-06-25 Exposure to secondhand smoke may lead to obesity and Type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-06-25 Suicides could be prevented by means restriction 0 None
2012-06-25 Older people with large waistlines have higher mortality rate 0 None
2012-06-25 New analysis finds increase in per-patient operating costs in PCMHs 0 None
2012-06-25 RainDance introduces new digital PCR system for European researchers 0 None
2012-06-25 Cryopreservation of primary human hepatocyte: improved protocol using cryopreservation solution 0 None
2012-06-25 Study examines protective factors that are important in preventing violence among veterans 2 5
2012-06-25 Drop in testosterone levels more likely to result from man's behavioral and health changes 0 None
2012-06-25 Overactive thyroid gland may increase risk of hospitalization for heart and blood-vessel disease 0 None
2012-06-23 Benefits of green banana flour-based pasta for people with celiac disease 0 None
2012-06-23 Eating raisins may reduce postprandial glucose levels 0 None
2012-06-23 Censoring 'dual-use' scientific research not an effective strategy to mitigate security risks 0 None
2012-06-23 Parental employment may affect family food environments 0 None
2012-06-23 Surprising link between dietary fat and cholesterol absorption 0 None
2012-06-23 New Case Western Reserve PEER Program for community organizations 0 None
2012-06-23 Poor mothers will invest more resources in daughters: Study 0 None
2012-06-23 International conference showcases breadth of research possible with zebrafish 0 None
2012-06-23 Poorer US citizens live 5 years less than affluent countrymen 0 None
2012-06-22 Superior temporal sulcus perfusion linked to QoL in schizophrenia 0 None
2012-06-22 Amygdala volume reduced in schizophrenia, not psychotic BD 0 None
2012-06-22 B. oleronius from Demodex mites linked to rosacea development 0 3
2012-06-22 Skin infections in AD patients linked to PMN impairment 0 None
2012-06-22 Outcomes after ectopic pregnancy ‘broadly reassuring’ 1 None
2012-06-22 Too much salt can damage blood vessels and lead to hypertension 0 None
2012-06-22 Two-phalange fifth toe a ‘common variant’ 0 None
2012-06-22 Spinal fusion surgery no stroke risk 0 None
2012-06-22 Cerebral damage risks vision in children born prematurely 0 None
2012-06-22 Every day counts for ruptured aneurysm treatment 0 None
2012-06-22 OSA underdiagnosed among primary care diabetes patients 0 None
2012-06-22 Patients with psoriasis at increased risk for developing diabetes 0 None
2012-06-22 ‘Take home’ methadone maintenance therapy has added benefits 0 5
2012-06-22 Does normoglycemia reversion hold secret to preventing diabetes? 0 None
2012-06-22 Skin patch treatment kills common skin cancer 0 None
2012-06-22 Psoriasis linked to increased diabetes risk 0 None
2012-06-22 Smoking increases skin cancer risk 0 None
2012-06-22 Diagnosis, not risk stratification, advised for TIA patients 0 None
2012-06-22 Hip fracture type may determine regional anesthesia benefits 0 None
2012-06-22 U.S. journal Science publishes controversial H5N1 research 0 None
2012-06-22 Risk of cognitive decline linked to severity of diabetes 0 None
2012-06-22 Parents play a major role in children's TV time 0 None
2012-06-22 Structured exercise programmes benefit lung transplant patients 0 None
2012-06-22 Sleep benefits some Parkinson's patients 0 None
2012-06-22 UC3M joins European research project on tuberculosis treatments 0 None
2012-06-22 Not eating too fast associated with lower body fat levels 0 None
2012-06-22 Patients taking common blood pressure drug show symptoms of celiac disease 0 None
2012-06-22 Most health insurance may be sold through exchanges within five years 0 None
2012-06-22 Violence is a disease that has to be treated 0 None
2012-06-22 Study: Unexpected activity of estrogenic compounds during early stages of embryonic development 0 None
2012-06-22 Researchers develop new mouse model to study supertasting 0 None
2012-06-21 Fast food environment promotes obesity in deprived youth 0 None
2012-06-21 Short-term antiarrhythmic drug treatment postcardioversion could be effective 0 None
2012-06-21 CDSS best for assessing depression symptoms in schizophrenia 0 None
2012-06-21 Cognitive function worse in pediatric BD I than II 0 None
2012-06-21 Connexin 43 deficiency may protect against bed rest-associated bone loss 0 None
2012-06-21 Hip fracture type may determine regional anesthesia benefits 0 None
2012-06-21 Proper exsanguinator and tourniquet use poorly understood 0 None
2012-06-21 Even small-stage oral SCC metastases impact prognosis 0 None
2012-06-21 Bowel disturbance common until the end 0 None
2012-06-21 One in five short-stay nursing home patients sustains a fall after admission 0 None
2012-06-21 Long QT Syndrome may cause unexplained ExD deaths 0 None
2012-06-21 UCL scientists discover simple pattern that describes tree-like shape of all neurons 0 None
2012-06-21 Distinct brain regions organize objects based on their physical size 0 None
2012-06-21 One in eight people with heart attack experience significant symptoms of PTSD 0 None
2012-06-21 Concordia research helps develop first brain map of love and desire 0 3
2012-06-20 Omega 3 may not improve CV health 0 None
2012-06-20 Psychologic distress has broad vascular risk impact 0 None
2012-06-20 Hypertension-associated hospitalizations of children on the increase 0 None
2012-06-20 Osteoporosis screening recommended for men at risk 0 None
2012-06-20 Unwelcome hotel ‘guests’ uncovered 0 None
2012-06-20 Evidence mounts for vitamin D multiple sclerosis role 0 5
2012-06-20 Roseola virus behind one-third of febrile seizures in young children 0 None
2012-06-20 Value of pathology review highlighted in node-negative breast cancer 0 None
2012-06-20 Screening reduces colorectal cancer death not development risk 0 None
2012-06-20 Sufficient cancer pain relief may mean frequent follow up 0 None
2012-06-20 Childhood viral CNS infections increase psychosis risk 0 None
2012-06-20 Insight linked to gray matter volume in FEP patients 0 None
2012-06-20 First study to show that giving to others makes young children happy 0 None
2012-06-20 RUMC earns AAHRPP accreditation 0 None
2012-06-20 First study to examine actual willingness of older adults to be screened for dementia 0 None
2012-06-20 NewYork-Presbyterian/WCMC join new MDS Clinical Research Consortium 0 None
2012-06-20 Study highlights how parents, coaches and youth sport organizations can promote healthful eating 0 None
2012-06-20 Theorem Clinical Research introduces new look and tagline 0 None
2012-06-20 Fujitsu, NCKU sign MOU to build platform for genomics and bioinformatics research 0 None
2012-06-19 Imaging vital to localize stroke 0 None
2012-06-19 Vertebral fractures flag vascular disease risk 0 None
2012-06-19 Sustained ventricular arrhythmias in NSTE ACS rare but high-risk 0 None
2012-06-19 Exenatide ‑ a better alternative for add-on therapy? 0 None
2012-06-19 Cardiovascular risks for excessive endurance training highlighted 0 None
2012-06-19 Hyaluronic acid injections ‘discouraged’ for knee osteoarthritis 0 2.3
2012-06-19 Improved CT angiography protocols minimize radiation exposure 0 None
2012-06-19 Bisphosphonate benefit for breast cancer yet to be proven 0 None
2012-06-19 Hospital noises disturb sleep 0 None
2012-06-19 HCV suppression reduces liver damage 0 None
2012-06-19 UK walking guidelines ‘not up to speed’ 0 None
2012-06-19 Home BP monitoring ‘could help guide dosing, titration’ 0 None
2012-06-19 Study points to unexplored coding potential within the genome 0 None
2012-06-19 AFAR announces new Collaborative Research Awards Program in Alzheimer's Disease 0 None
2012-06-19 Improving outcomes for children with acquired brain injuries a significant challenge 0 None
2012-06-19 Program to correct problematic research practices 0 None
2012-06-19 Legalization of medical marijuana does not increase drug usage among high school students 1 None
2012-06-19 New patent filed for VAC-3S, an immunotherapy for treating HIV infections 0 None
2012-06-19 Cheaper drug to treat wet AMD increases risk of serious eye inflammation 0 1
2012-06-19 LDL particles may be a more accurate measure of early-stage atherosclerosis 0 None
2012-06-19 FORMA, TD2 leverage synergistic capabilities to jointly develop transformative cancer therapies 0 None
2012-06-19 New clinical data for ZEVALIN Injection for intravenous use presented at 17th EHA Congress 0 None
2012-06-19 Psychological distress associated with higher risk of death from stroke 0 None
2012-06-18 Pediatric treatment regime for ALL patients improves chances of long-term survival 0 None
2012-06-18 Humana, Novo Nordisk enter research partnership to explore diabetes treatment and care 0 None
2012-06-18 KineMed, GSK enter multi-year biomarker discovery partnership 0 None
2012-06-18 Zealand Pharma, Protagonist partner to develop novel disulfide-rich peptides 0 None
2012-06-18 PAREXEL launches fully-integrated eClinical solution 0 None
2012-06-18 Wellcome Trust awards University of Maryland $4M to accelerate development of conjugate NTS vaccine 0 None
2012-06-18 Thermo Fisher Scientific introduces research-grade FT-IR system 0 None
2012-06-18 Ambrx, Merck collaborate to develop and commercialize biotherapeutic drug conjugates 0 None
2012-06-18 First study to look at hotel room cleanliness 0 None
2012-06-16 Tobacco cessation must be included as part of standard clinical care for cancer patients 0 5
2012-06-16 Study reveals value of graphic warning labels on cigarette packaging 0 None
2012-06-16 CMS awards nearly $18 million to spread collaborative care model for managing depression 0 None
2012-06-16 Surprising effects of brain injury 0 5
2012-06-16 Latest allergy research presented at EAACI Congress 2012 0 None
2012-06-16 'Tip-of-the-tongue' errors happen often to adults over 65 1 5
2012-06-16 Bristol-Myers Squibb, Scripps Research enter five-year collaboration 0 None
2012-06-16 Social-class discrimination can contribute to physiologic changes associated with poorer health 0 None
2012-06-15 Psoriasis TNF-α therapeutic effects mediated by MSC antioxidant reduction 0 None
2012-06-15 Insulin more effective add-on than sitagliptin in glucose control 0 5
2012-06-15 Anti-TNFs increase risk for herpes zoster infections in IRD patients 0 None
2012-06-15 Rheumatism drugs may increase shingles risk 0 2
2012-06-15 Drug shows promise as skin cancer treatment 0 None
2012-06-15 Parents not totally responsible for child’s eyesight 0 None
2012-06-15 Pain, appearance improvements satisfy foot and ankle surgery patients 0 None
2012-06-15 A third of ED imaging for PE is avoidable 0 None
2012-06-15 Long-term rhythm, not rate, control may prolong life with AF 0 None
2012-06-15 Mania symptom profile changes with age 1 None
2012-06-15 Emotion perception impaired in patients at risk for psychosis 0 None
2012-06-15 Hip fracture mortality increases with even mild cognitive decline 0 None
2012-06-15 Evidence tipping against stroke thrombolysis in patients on warfarin 0 None
2012-06-15 Risks for eczema in adults identified 0 4
2012-06-15 New U-M hESC lines now available for federally-funded research 0 None
2012-06-15 Exercise-related hormones do not play an influential role in building muscle 0 None
2012-06-15 Relationship between obesity prevalence and growth of supermarket economy 0 None
2012-06-15 First study to explore how meditation might affect multitasking in realistic work settings 0 None
2012-06-15 OSA independently linked with DPN in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus 0 None
2012-06-15 NIH awards $9 million grant to study aging and immunity to infections 0 None
2012-06-15 Antioxidant rhSOD reduces risk of blindness in extremely low gestational age newborns 0 None
2012-06-15 Adult lesbian and bisexual women more likely to report abuse, assault 0 None
2012-06-15 Skin cancer does not discriminate between skin colors 0 None
2012-06-14 Gladstone investigators play key part in Human Microbiome Project 0 None
2012-06-14 New scientific findings in anticoagulation for stroke prevention 0 None
2012-06-14 Acute levodopa may worsen motor plasticity in late-stage PD 0 None
2012-06-14 Potential predictor of fast PD progression identified 0 None
2012-06-14 Surgeon, not hospital expertise affects spine surgery outcome 0 None
2012-06-14 Cancer experts call for global action on diesel fumes 0 None
2012-06-14 Inadequate information encoding linked to poor language ability 0 None
2012-06-14 Oxidative stress linked to NSS severity in schizophrenia 0 None
2012-06-14 Tooth scaling reduces CV disease risk 0 None
2012-06-14 Prior chemotherapy extends postpalliative survival in pancreatic cancer 0 5
2012-06-14 Targeting noradrenergic system combats gait freezing in Parkinson’s patients 0 None
2012-06-14 Laparoscopy technique lights up invisible metastases 0 None
2012-06-14 Preterm birth increases psychiatric disorder risk 0 None
2012-06-14 Dark chocolate cuts CV risk in metabolic syndrome 0 None
2012-06-14 Osteoporosis self-reports unreliable measure for case defintions 0 None
2012-06-14 First inventory of microbial diversity in the world's oceans 0 None
2012-06-14 New guide for gene silencing and delivery available from AMSBIO 0 4.4
2012-06-14 Multimedia intervention effective in changing patients' perceptions, attitudes toward clinical trials 0 None
2012-06-14 Clinical trials can benefit under-represented populations in developing countries 0 None
2012-06-13 Mixed picture for pulse pressure effect on surgical outcomes 0 None
2012-06-13 Rising blood sugar points to developing stroke risk 0 None
2012-06-13 Reproductive stage progression linked to worsening bipolar disorder 0 5
2012-06-13 Hot weather increases death risk in psychosis patients 0 None
2012-06-13 Environmental factors more important than genetic for vertebral fracture 0 None
2012-06-13 Multipronged approach relieves osteoarthritis pain 0 None
2012-06-13 Serum PFOA levels increase cardiovascular risk factors 0 None
2012-06-13 Ventral rectoplexy helps recover sexual function 0 None
2012-06-13 NCATS' Therapeutics Discovery program gains more industry collaborators 0 None
2012-06-13 New study on motor chunking 0 None
2012-06-13 A father's love contributes more to a child's development 0 None
2012-06-13 Omega-3 probably does not reduce cognitive decline in older people 0 None
2012-06-13 Study compares stress levels in individuals across the U.S. 0 None
2012-06-13 Researchers hope to use experiences of people with long-term T1D to benefit others 0 None
2012-06-13 INTERACT program can reduce unnecessary hospitalizations in SNFs 0 None
2012-06-13 Type 1 diabetes on the rise among young people in the U.S. 0 None
2012-06-13 Alcohol consumption leads to increased social stress and poor grades in teens 0 None
2012-06-13 Study finds gender pay disparity among physicians 0 5
2012-06-13 Depression, obesity two main culprits of excessive daytime sleepiness 0 None
2012-06-12 Changes in walking speed in late life may signal MCI 0 None
2012-06-12 Study examines link between multiple dimensions of discrimination and health in young adults 0 None
2012-06-12 Researchers identify two proteins that are required to maintain kidney stem cells 0 None
2012-06-12 Researchers find pathway for origin and growth of the most common form of brain and spinal cord tumor – meningioma 0 None
2012-06-12 Sleep apnea may speed-up kidney decline 0 None
2012-06-12 Stress troubles women’s hearts 0 None
2012-06-12 Promising preliminary data for axitinib in metastatic kidney cancer 1 None
2012-06-12 Risk score may aid emergency heart failure decisions 0 None
2012-06-12 Uncertainty over efficacy of clopidogrel in hemolytic uremic syndrome 0 None
2012-06-12 Guideline update for infective endocarditis successful 0 None
2012-06-12 NASA-inspired analysis could anticipate bone loss 0 None
2012-06-12 Specific personality traits linked to suicide risk in schizophrenia 0 None
2012-06-12 NMDA antibodies increased in mania patients 0 5
2012-06-12 DNDi, Astellas partner on new drug discovery research for treatment of NTDs 0 None
2012-06-12 Smoking may increase risk of death in older patients 0 None
2012-06-12 Trudeau Institute to receive sub-contract for translational research grant from NIH 0 None
2012-06-12 Syapse introduces Discovery app to organize R&D data and processes 0 None
2012-06-12 Hepatitis C more prevalent among homeless adults in downtown Los Angeles 0 None
2012-06-12 Mindfulness can help cancer patients with anxiety and depression 0 None
2012-06-12 Researcher uncovers link between pro athlete's longevity and sleepiness 0 None
2012-06-12 Gay and lesbian couples more likely to mutually influence each other's health habits 0 None
2012-06-11 Rheumatoid arthritis infection risk predicted by RABBIT 0 None
2012-06-11 Accumulated CT radiation dose triples pediatric cancer risk 0 None
2012-06-11 Investigational drug slows metastatic breast cancer progression 0 None
2012-06-11 Bedside cardiac ultrasound could be taught during residency 0 None
2012-06-11 Familial predisposition ‘modestly’ affects alcoholic liver disease risk 0 None
2012-06-11 Antibacterial cloths could reduce geriatric MRSA 0 None
2012-06-11 ColoPrint aids prediction of colorectal cancer relapse 0 None
2012-06-11 Urban children more likely to have food allergies 0 None
2012-06-11 Diabetes linked to increased blood cancer risk 0 None
2012-06-11 Ethnic minority women ill-informed about heart disease 0 2
2012-06-11 Lack of sleep a hypertension warning sign 0 None
2012-06-11 Extreme elderly account for two-thirds of osteoporotic hip fractures 0 None
2012-06-11 Polymorphism ’protective in pneumococcal disease’ 0 None
2012-06-11 Cambridge facility to become worldwide hub for SAFC's chiral service 0 None
2012-06-11 Adult fear of the dark may contribute to insomnia 0 None
2012-06-11 Popular low carbohydrate diet leads to increase in cholesterol levels 0 None
2012-06-11 POI signs multi-year contract for DATATRAK ONE products 0 None
2012-06-11 Short sleep periods increase risk of stroke in normal-weight adults 0 None
2012-06-11 First study to use simulated driving tests on medical staff returning home after night shift 0 None
2012-06-11 Majority of African-American patients with hypertension suffer from hidden heart disease 0 None
2012-06-08 Steroids may slow progression of life-threatening skin reactions 0 None
2012-06-08 Promising results for dabrafenib in advanced melanoma 0 2
2012-06-08 Prophylactic antibiotic regimens lack evidence of PARITY 0 None
2012-06-08 Psoriasis link with autoimmune diseases underscored 0 None
2012-06-08 Oxidative stress burdens obstructive sleep apnea patients 0 None
2012-06-08 Vibrating device aids diabetic neuropathy foot screening 0 None
2012-06-08 Biomarkers predict progressive spinal damage in ankylosing spondylitis 0 None
2012-06-08 Genes ‘choose only good eggs’ for IVF 0 None
2012-06-08 Adolescent mental disorders have repercussions for addiction 0 None
2012-06-08 Eye-viewing tests identify schizophrenic patients 1 None
2012-06-08 Mania develops in late adolescence 0 None
2012-06-08 Antioxidant cream may protect against skin irritation from cleaning products 0 None
2012-06-08 Drinking alcohol linked to skin disorder 0 5
2012-06-08 Vitamin A supplements may reduce skin cancer risk 0 None
2012-06-08 Genetic influence on postmenopausal bone loss falls with age 0 None
2012-06-08 Rheumatoid arthritis drug has added benefits 1 None
2012-06-08 Online calculator simplifies weight-related diabetes risk 0 None
2012-06-08 Magazine examines efforts to biologically alter bugs to fight human diseases 0 None
2012-06-08 'Coolness' loses much of its historical origins 0 None
2012-06-08 Smoking RA patients don't respond to anti-TNF drugs 0 None
2012-06-08 Hypocaloric diet may help achieve minimal disease activity in psoriatic arthritis patients 0 None
2012-06-08 NKI-AVL, Elekta partner to advance cancer research 0 None
2012-06-08 Relationship between coworkers plays an important role in the quality of care 0 None
2012-06-08 Study: HIV superinfection may be more common than previously believed 0 None
2012-06-08 Scientists unravel one important secret of bacterial adaptation 0 None
2012-06-08 Study calls for more aggressive management of osteoporosis in the extreme elderly 0 None
2012-06-08 HIV superinfection may be more frequent among general population of Uganda 0 None
2012-06-08 Millions of pre-diabetic Americans may be at increased risk of future stroke 0 None
2012-06-07 GPs to get NHS Choices rating 0 5
2012-06-07 Women may need stronger lipid-lowering regimens 0 1
2012-06-07 Aspirin linked to high bleeding rate in diabetes 0 None
2012-06-07 Aldosteronism linked to poor bone health 0 None
2012-06-07 Fluency therapy may improve stuttering in Down syndrome 0 None
2012-06-07 No benefits to polychemotherapy after surgery in gastric cancer 0 None
2012-06-07 Adjuvant chemoradiotherapy boosts esophageal cancer survival 0 None
2012-06-07 How to manage conflicts of interest in guideline development remains unclear 0 None
2012-06-07 US emergency angioplasty guidelines ‘not sufficient’ 0 None
2012-06-07 Remote coaching helps improve diet and exercise habits 0 None
2012-06-07 Low pre-morbid IQ not associated with psychosis risk 0 None
2012-06-07 Pathophysiologic differences evident between schizophrenia, bipolar 0 None
2012-06-07 People on calorie restriction have better heart rate variability 0 None
2012-06-07 Regular meditation could reduce risk of cardiovascular disease among teens 0 None
2012-06-07 People with insomnia more likely to develop hypertension 0 None
2012-06-07 Study on link between fruit and vegetable consumption and smoking cessation 0 None
2012-06-06 GP care equals memory clinics 0 None
2012-06-06 Capnography ‘useful adjunct’ to colonoscopy care 0 None
2012-06-06 Novel guidelines manage youth maladaptive aggression 0 None
2012-06-06 Split-course RT valuable after hormone-resistant prostate cancer relapse 0 None
2012-06-06 Work pattern affects night shift–breast cancer link 0 None
2012-06-06 Ancient hepatitis B may hold clues to viral evolution, spread 0 None
2012-06-06 Infants, children ‘susceptible to acetaminophen overdose’ 0 None
2012-06-06 GLP-1 receptor agonist boosts glycemic control in Asian patients 0 None
2012-06-06 Femoropopliteal total occlusion therapy advances 0 None
2012-06-06 Patients with type 2 diabetes have 20% increased risk of blood cancers 0 None
2012-06-06 MBC receives $50,000 FABC grant to further research into blood donor safety 0 None
2012-06-06 Research examines why we consume so much water 0 None
2012-06-06 Brain receives information from the ear in a surprisingly orderly fashion 0 2
2012-06-06 High pollution increases risk of repeated heart attacks by over 40% 0 None
2012-06-05 Dental profession needs to build a stronger connection between oral and general health 1 4
2012-06-05 Scientists identify rhythmic brain cell firing patterns in the motor cortex 0 None
2012-06-05 Treating adolescents for major depression can also reduce risk of drug abuse 0 None
2012-06-05 Risk of recurrent shingles episode is relatively low: Study 1 None
2012-06-05 Religious practices more successful at promoting certainty about paternity 0 None
2012-06-05 Caffeine/coffee intake associated with reduced risk of dementia or delayed onset 0 None
2012-06-05 New evidence to support a range of healthy behaviors 0 None
2012-06-04 ShangPharma celebrates 10th anniversary of partnership with Lilly 0 None
2012-06-04 Regular and moderate exercise most beneficial for cardiovascular health 0 None
2012-06-04 Cancer patients with annual incomes below $50,000 less likely to participate in clinical trials 0 None
2012-06-04 Scientists propose new theory of the brain activity behind arm movements 0 None
2012-06-02 Algal DHA supplementation benefits during pregnancy and infancy 0 4
2012-06-02 Patients with normal lipoprotein(a) levels may retain risk of atherosclerosis due to elevated LDL-P number 0 4
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