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Endocrine

Endocrine And Thyroid Hormones Diseases Damage Nervous Systems

Endocrine; Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) are organochlorine compounds produced in the past century up to the 1970s-1980s, when they were banned in most countries due to their toxicity and environmental persistence. For these characteristics, PCBs tend to accumulate in soil, plants and animals and in the food chain. They have include among the Persistent Organic Pollutants…

General surgery

IVC Filters on Prophylactic Basis Before Bariatric Surgery

The researches find that the bariatric surgeries being performed in the United States each year according to estimates from the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. Therefore Blood clotting is of particular concern during and after these procedures given that obesity and post-surgical immobility are risk factors for developing blood clots; but including venous…

Hematology

A Blood into Universal type O, Potentially Doubling Blood Transfusion

The researches find that the  Blood types (A, B, AB, O) that each person is born with means a person cannot always receive a transfusion. Transfusing a non-matched blood type could trigger a fatal reaction and kill them. However, type O blood is compatible with anyone who has Rhesus (Rh) positive blood. It is therefore…

Sunscreen

Sunscreen Gives Freedom To Stay Out As Long As You Want

Sunscreen; Researcher study about skin cancer which are diagnose each day in the U.S. alone, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. But you can still enjoy the summer if you take the right precautions. F. Clarissa Yang, the Harvey B. Ansell Professor of Dermatology at Tufts University School of Medicine and chief of dermatology…

Gastroenterology

Variables Accurately Predict Rebound Hyperbilirubinemia

The researches find that the gestational age at photo therapy initiation and the difference between starting threshold and post-photo therapy total serum bilirubin (TSB), accurately predict rebound hyperbilirubinemia in infants, therefore researchers report. This can help clinicians decide when it’s safe to discontinue photo therapy for infants undergoing treatment of neonatal jaundice, note Dr. Pearl…

genetic kidney disease which is a major cause of kidney failure

Kidney Disease Which Affects Patients Worldwide

Kidney Diseas; Scientists from the University of Sheffield are part of an international collaboration to develop a new class of drugs to treat a common genetic kidney disease which is a major cause of kidney failure. Working with Glasgow-based biotech company Mironid and colleagues in the US, the Sheffield researchers have carried out successful laboratory…

Legionnaires

Legionnaires Disease Burden Is Present Internationally

Legionnaires; The first New Zealand-wide study of the burden of Legionnaires’ disease has find triple the number of cases of this form of pneumonia than previously reported. The study, led by University of Otago, Christchurch Professor David Murdoch, has just publish in The Lancet Infectious Diseases. It gives the first accurate picture of the burden…

Geriatrics

Reduce Hospital Re admissions in Geriatric Patients

The researches find that the geriatric patients could be nearly halved if the NHS offered simple follow-up ‘aftercare‘ calls and home visits for patients; according to a new study. Therefore The research; by Aston University’s School of Life and Health Sciences; suggests that readmissions are slash by as much as 41% if health authorities routinely…

Mental Health Patients

Recession-Related Suicide Increased In Male Mental Health Patients

Recession-related increases in suicide have reported previously in global wise. New research has shown an equivalent rise in suicide by mental health patients, particularly men aged 45-54. The study, published in the British Journal of Psychiatry; comes from the National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Safety in Mental Health (NCISH) based at The University of Manchester. The…

Esophagus

Esophagus Reconstruction Based On Engineered Constructs

Esophagus Reconstruction; The treatment of esophageal disorders, such as congenital anomalies and esophageal cancer, results in circumferential, full thickness, extend segment loss of the esophagus. Gastric pull-up conduits or colon interpositions are used to reestablish the luminal continuity. However, the use of these esophageal substitutes can cause various surgical morbidities and mortality. Hence, esophageal tissue…

Doctors

Doctors Decisions Receive Aggressive Treatments

Doctors Make Decisions; Terminally ill patients who request that physicians make decisions on their behalf are more likely to receive aggressive treatments in the weeks before they die, according to a Rutgers study. The study, publish in the Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, is the first to examine if personal beliefs and attitudes of both patients; also…

Exercise In Morning

Exercise In Morning And Evening May Have Different Effects

Exercise In Morning; Researchers from the University of Copenhagen have learned that the effect of exercise may differ depending on the time of day it is performed. In mice, they demonstrate that exercise in the morning results in an increase metabolic response in skeletal muscle, while exercise later in the day increases energy expenditure for…