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Preconception Health

New Governments’ Progress Report Improves Preconception Health

Preconception Health; researchers, including a group from the University of Southampton; say action for healthier pregnancies and babies means increasing intake of vitamins; being free of smoking and alcohol and keeping to a healthy diet and weight before conception. A team of clinicians and researchers have developed a new way to scrutinize the state of…

Adolescent Suicides

Adolescent Suicides Among US Youths Rose Significantly

Adolescent suicides; Another study about “13 Reasons Why,” which follows the story of a high school girl who takes her own life, has found that suicides among US youths rose significantly in the months following the popular Netflix show’s release. The latest paper, which was publish in JAMA Psychiatry on Wednesday, estimate a 13% spike…

Dating App

Dating App Users May Be More Likely To Control Their Weight

Dating App; Use of dating apps may be associated with an increased risk of unhealthy weight control behaviors, including vomiting, laxative use, or diet pill use, a study in the open access Journal of Eating Disorders suggests. A team of researchers at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health examine data on 1,726 US adults…

Liquorice Tea

Liquorice Tea May Cause A Rise In Blood Pressure

Liquorice tea is a popular herbal tea consume in large parts of the Western world. While the concentrations of licorice are low in tea; but there have been studies showing that consuming large quantities of licorice may cause a rise in blood pressure. Now, a case report of a man admitted with hypertensive emergency after…

Gastroenterology

Effort to Lower People’s Blood Pressure

The study find that the effort to lower people’s blood pressure, cut their sodium intake, and eliminate trans fat from their diet could dramatically reduce the incidence of premature death from cardiovascular disease (CVD) over a quarter century; according to a new study led by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Incidence of premature…

Brain Homeostasis And Damage Repair

Brain Homeostasis And Damage Repair

Brain homeostasis and damage repair depend on the generation of new neurons and glia by neural stem cells.But most NSCs are found in adults to be quiescent but can enter proliferation if prompted by extrinsic and intrinsic stimuli; but brains are notoriously bad at regenerating cells that have been lost through injury or disease. In…

Bladder Cancer

Lifting The Lid On Bladder Cancer Support Of Partner

Bladder cancer is a painful and sometimes life-threatening condition that patients can find difficult to talk about, with many becoming home bound as they manage with debilitating side effects such as incontinence. Bladder cancer mainly starts between the ages of 50 and 80 years old; affecting men at a ratio of 3:1, and is increasing…

Immune hematology

The Immune system Possible Origins of ‘Ancient’

The researches find that The Immune system. Their role is to detect virus-infected cells and destroy them. When an infection is detected, a small subset of the most effective killer cells is identify and selectively expanded as a team from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has now been able to show for the first…

Outbreak Of Disease Constituting In 1917

Outbreak Of Disease Constituting In 1917

One important infection, however, have been tackling neither by disinfectants nor vaccines. That disease was influenza. During each of the years 1915 and 1916; some thirty odd thousand soldiers were admitted to army hospitals; suffering from influenza. In 1917, describing an outbreak of disease constituting “almost a small epidemic”. However, the situation suddenly and unexpectedly…

Trauma Care

In Trauma Care Robotic Suit Are Used For Autonomous Delivers

Trauma Care, In an effort to treat wounded soldiers as fast as possible, the US Department of Defense has awarded four-year contracts worth a total of US$7.2 million to the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine (UPMC) and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) to develop an autonomous trauma care system that can fit in a rucksack.…

Radio daignosis

Surveillance MRI in Breast Cancer Survivors

The study find that the breast MRI to mammography in screening breast cancer survivors for new cancers results in higher cancer detection rates, but also more biopsies that are benign; because according to a large study published in the journal Radiology. Annual screening with surveillance mammography is recommend for the millions of breast cancer survivors in…

Victims

Correctly Assessing Avalanche Victims’ Chances Of Survival

An international study led by Eurac Research draws up the criteria for correctly assessing victims the chances of survival. It is difficult for doctors to accurately assess avalanche victims who arrive at hospital suffering cardiac arrest: has the patient effectively suffocated, or is there a realistic prospect of survival if the patient is properly rewarm.…