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Mutations In DNA

Mutations In DNA Can Cause Neurodegenerative Disease

Neurodegenerative disease is an umbrella term for a range of conditions which primarily affect the neurons; in the human brain. Neurons are the building blocks of the nervous system which includes the brain and spinal cord. The team of scientists has shown experimentally, for the first time; how mutations ultimately set off an anti-viral like…

Sexual Identity

Substantial Changes In Sexual Identity Develop Till Adulthood

A new study has shown that traditional labels of ‘gay’, ‘bisexual’ and ‘straight’; do not capture the full range of human sexuality; and whether a person is attracting to the same; or opposite sex can change over time. The study, published in the Journal of Sex Research, analysed surveys from around 12,000 students; and found that…

Nuclear medicine

Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography was Positive.

Eighty-nine patients with newly diagnose; biopsyprove HL (World Health Organization, classic type) are retrospectively analyze. Because The patients are diagnose from January 2010 to March 2013 at six hospitals in Southwest China. Because Staging adhere to the guidelines from the NCCN and included PET/CT and a bone marrow biopsy. Therefore Eligibility criteria are as follows:…

Mental Disorders

Psoriasis and Risk of Mental Disorders in Denmark

Patients with psoriasis have an increased risk for mental disorders, with time to onset starting within two to three months after diagnosis, according to two research letters published online May 8 in JAMA Dermatology. Michelle Z. Leisner, M.P.H., from Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark, and colleagues examined the correlation between psoriasis and subsequent development of mental…

Cell death

Adverse Events Common With PD-1 And PD-L1 Inhibitors

Most cancer patients treated with programmed cell death (PD-1) and programmed cell death ligand 1 (PD-L1); inhibitors experience at least one treatment-related adverse event; according to a new systematic review and meta-analysis. “The researcher comprehensive meta-analysis of adverse events from PD-1 and PD-L1 inhibitors in clinical trials will an important guide for clinical practice,” Dr.…

Haematology

Magnetic Beads For The Treatment Of Preeclampsia

Magnetic beads successfully reduced blood levels of a harmful molecule that is elevate during preeclampsia; according to new research in the American Heart Association’s journal Hypertension. Preeclampsia is a complication of pregnancy characterized by hypertension and kidney dysfunction that affects an estimated 6% – 8% of women in the U.S. who give birth each year.…

Severe Asthma

Steroids Are Treatment For Severe Asthma In Women

Women depending on steroids to treat asthma, their body’s estrogen may not only be preventing the treatment from working effectively, but making the asthma worse, according to a recent Western study. They have assume estrogen would just affect how well the steroid works it didn’t. Steroid is a biologically active organic compound with four rings arrange in…

Digital Healthcare

People Are Likely To Accept And Use Digital Healthcare Providers

According to researchers at Penn State, people with high confidence in machine performance and also in their own technological capabilities are more likely to accept and use digital healthcare services and providers. There is increasing use of automated systems in the medical field, where intake is now conduct through a kiosk instead of by a…

General surgery

Penis Enlargement Surgery Ineffective and Potentially Dangerous

Research find that penis enlargement surgeries are usually ineffective and cause substantial psychological and physical damage to men. The study results are publish in the latest issue of the journal Sexual Medicine Reviews. Therefore The study was title; “Systematic Review of Surgical and Nonsurgical Interventions in Normal Men Complaining of Small Penis Size”. Surgical and…

Macrophages

New Molecular Mechanism Causing Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease in which the body’s immune system which normally protects its health by attacking foreign substances; like bacteria and viruses mistakenly attacks the joints. This creates inflammation that causes the tissue that lines the inside of joints to thicken; resulting in swelling and pain in and around the joints.…

Cannabis

CBD Reduces Impairment Caused By Cannabis

The more cannabidiol (CBD) in a strain of cannabis, the lower the impairment to brain function; finds a new UCL-led brain imaging study. The research, published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology, is the first study using fMRI (functional magnetic resonance imaging); to gauge how different strains of cannabis impact brain function. “Over the last two…

Ischemic Stroke

Adrenergic Receptor Facilitates Recovery From Acute Ischemic Stroke

New research shows that brain fluids can be normalizing with adrenergic receptor antagonists; a combination of drugs to block the activity of (nor)adrenaline in the brain. This experimental treatment for stroke aided motor recovery; and reduced cell death in mice, as reported in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on May 13. Brain…