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New Blood Test To Detect Bipolar Disorder In Kids

A new blood test might speed-up accurate diagnosis and proper treatment of bipolar disorder in children, new research suggests. Researchers found that children with bipolar disorder had higher blood levels of a protein associated with vitamin D.

Breakthrough Therapeutic Target For Ewing Sarcoma

The sarcoma research group of the Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL), led by Dr. Òscar Martínez-Tirado, has identified a potential therapeutic target for Ewing sarcoma, the second most frequent bone cancer in children and adolescents.

Nose-Fixing Has Declined In America

Last year in the U.S., there were 1.8 million plastic surgeries and nearly 16 million nonsurgical procedures, like Botox. The cosmetic procedure is so popular that there are entire magazines devoted to them that explore the industry in all its glory.

Is It High-Time To Dump ACE-Inhibitors For CVD?

Most of the patients with cardiovascular disease are recommended angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors as first-choice therapy, but angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs) are merely considered an alternative for ACE inhibitor-intolerant patients.

Telomerase-Expressing Liver Cells Renew The Organ

A liver stem cell that expresses high levels of telomerase, a protein associated with resistance to aging, act in mice to regenerate the organ during tissue damage, according to a study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine.