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Human Immune System Responds To Influenza Infection

Human Immune System Responds To Influenza Infection

In this study, researchers will be learning about influenza such as how the human immune system; responds to influenza infection and vaccination. Researchers also discuss how such research might influence vaccine design approaches and help the public health community better prepare for the next influenza pandemic; Influenza viruses, particularly influenza A viruses, cause a substantial…

General surgery

Robot-Assisted Surgery For Thoracic and Abdominal Indications

The researches find that the robot-assisted surgery for indications in the thorax and abdomen have so far shows few advantages for this cost-intensive surgical method. This is the result of a recent analysis by the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Health Technology Assessment; which examine relevant international clinical studies. In fact; the data situation is currently…

Medical genetics

Mutations Within Junk DNA Linked to Autism Spectrum

The researches find that the mutations in parts of non-coding DNA know as “Junk DNA” that  lead to autism. Because This is the first study of its kind to connect the dots between autism and the human genome. Therefore The study titled; “Whole-genome deep-learning analysis identifies contribution of non-coding mutations to autism risk;” is publish…

Children Who Walk To School Likely To Be Less Overweight Or Obese

Children Who Walk To School Likely To Be Less Overweight Or Obese

Children who regularly walk or cycle to school are less prone to overweight or obese; than those who travel by vehicles, a new study suggests. Based on results from more than 2000 primary-age school children from across London; the researchers found that walking or cycling to school is a strong indicator of obesity levels; a…

Family Planning

Progress In Family Planning In Africa Accelerating

A new study led by researchers at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; shows that women in eight sub-Saharan African countries are gaining access; to and using modern contraception at a faster rate than previously projected. This rate is well ahead of benchmark goals design to give access to family planning services; to an…

Parkinson's

Patients With Parkinson’s Can Be Monitors By The Smart Device

Until now, the lack of precise, continuous data on the clinical status of individuals affect by Parkinson’s disease throughout the day was one of the main difficulties face by neurologists in charge of adapting treatment. Now, this obstacle has been overcome with a new device called STAT-ON. It is a small sensor held in place…

Radio diagnosis

Diagnostic Procedure for Detection of Brain Tumor

The researches find that the the growth of low-grade brain tumors earlier and at smaller volumes than visual comparison alone; according to a study publish May 28 in the open-access journal PLOS Medicine ;by Hassan Fathallah-Shaykh of the University of Alabama at Birmingham; and colleagues. However; additional clinical studies are need to determine whether early…

Autoimmune Disorders

New Compounds Might Treat Autoimmune Disorders

The immune system is programmed to rid the body of biological bad guys like viruses and dangerous bacteria; but the precision is not guaranteeing. In the tens of millions of Americans suffering from autoimmune diseases; but the system mistakes normal cells for malicious invaders; prompting the body to engage in self-destructive behavior. This diverse class…

BPD Patients Are At High Risk Of Early Death

BPD Patients Are At High Risk Of Early Death

BPD is associated with a higher risk of suicidality, but most studies of risk factors for suicide in this population; have focused on suicide attempts rather than completed suicides, the authors note. Patients with borderline personality disorder (BPD) are at high risk of premature death; not only from suicide but from other causes, including accidents;…

Anti-Inflammatory Responses During A Viral Infection

Anti-Inflammatory Responses During A Viral Infection

Herpes simplex encephalitis rarely occurs in conjunction with oral or genital lesions. These existences of certain microorganisms in the gut; may bolster the immune system’s ability to fend off a herpes viral attack that can cause fatal brain inflammation. Herpes simplex infection is an acute viral disease usually spread from person to person; It is…

Family medicine

Physician Notes Helps Medication Adherence

The researches find that the physician notes may help them better manage, therefore understand; and adhere to their medications, results of an online survey of patients indicate. Because Catherine M. DesRoches, Dr PH, associate professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and executive director of Open Notes at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston;…

Rheumatoid Arthritis

The Cellular Mechanisms Driving Rheumatoid Arthritis

Newly identified subsets of cell types present in joint tissue in people with rheumatoid arthritis; and how they interact may explain why only some people respond to existing medications; according to two studies by co-senior author Laura Donlin, Ph.D.; but Co-Director of the Derfner Foundation Precision Medicine Laboratory at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS); and…