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Serum Inflammatory Markers Used In Recovery

Serum Inflammatory Markers Used In Recovery

Blood biomarkers may predict concussion recovery; by the levels of serum inflammatory markers may be useful in identifying; which athletes are more likely to require a longer recovery time after a sport-relating concussion. In addition, post-concussion IL-6 levels were significantly associating with the duration of concussion symptoms. The study conducting in a total of 857…

Development Of Human Immunodeficiency Viruses Vaccine

Development Of Human Immunodeficiency Viruses Vaccine

AIDS is a condition in humans in which progressive failure of the immune system; allowing life-threatening opportunistic infections and cancers to thrive. The human immunodeficiency viruses (HIV) are two species of Lentivirus; that causing HIV infection and over time acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). The grant from NIH’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases puts into action knowledge…

Sleeping

Sleeping Like This Means Higher Risk Of High Blood Pressure

Sleep apnea is a potentially serious sleeping disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops and starts. Having obstructive sleep apnea increases the risk of high blood pressure. This is due to oxygen levels falling which triggers receptors in the brain. The result is that the brain sends a message to the blood vessels to increase the…

Criminal Responsibility to be lowered to 12

The Age Of Criminal Responsibility Is Relatively High

The alleged rape of a woman by a group of teenagers in the city of Mulheim has shock Germany and sparked a debate about the age of criminal responsibility. Five boys three 14-year-olds and two aged 12 were detained by police on Friday night in relation to a “grave sexual crime”. An 18-year-old woman was…

Transfusion medicine

Medicare Covered kidney Transplant Recipients

The study find that the Medicare’s lifetime immunosuppressant coverage after transplantation. He recalls the financial counselor saying; “Even after your insurance pays, you will still have to pay $215 every month for the medications. Can you afford that?” In this issue of American Journal of Transplantation, Hart and colleagues suggest that the answer to this…

Respiratory Illness And Death In COPD can Predicts by CT Scan

Respiratory Illness And Death In COPD can Predicts by CT Scan

Respiratory Illness; CT scans of the lungs of smokers with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease when analyzed by a mathematical function called airway fractal dimension can estimate increased risk of death for a group of people who are not otherwise identified as high-risk by conventional tests. That is a major finding of clinical importance in a…

Leprosy Treating With Antibiotics In Nepal

Leprosy Treating With Antibiotics In Nepal

Leprosy is a biblical disease in which bacteria called Mycobacterium leprae damages the patient’s nerves; and causing the fingers, toes and limbs to go numb, leading to further injuries. Leprosy is treating with antibiotics, but some patients suffer antigen reaction and need long-term rehabilitation. As revolutionary treatment for open wounds has dramatically reduced the healing period…

Glaucoma

Glaucoma Can Be Diagnosed By Machine

Untreated glaucoma is a major cause of sight loss. There are several forms and they are all essentially cause by damage; to the optic nerve due to increased pressure within the eye. A collaboration between scientists in Algeria and Belgium; has led to a new “intelligent system” for glaucoma detection that promises to help diagnose;…

Musics May Affect Us Even Before We Are Born

Musics May Affect Us Even Before We Are Born

Musics; Whether it’s the music that was playing on the radio when you met your partner or the first song your baby daughter smiled to, for many of us, music is a core part of life. And it’s no wonder there is considerable scientific evidence that foetuses experience sounds while in the womb, meaning music…

Pre-miRNA Cargo To Tumour Microvesicles

Pre-miRNA Cargo To Tumour Microvesicles

Tumour-deriving microvesicles comprise a class of extracellular vesicles; releasing from tumour cells that are now understanding to facilitate communication between the tumour and the surrounding microenvironment. As microRNA “cargo” is moving into the sacs; called extracellular vesicles, in a process similar to how a package would be delivering through a series of trucks; cars and…

Chronic Kidney Disease

Continual, Significant Gaps Are Seen In Chronic Kidney Disease Patients

High prevalence of uncontrolled hypertension and diabetes is seen in chronic kidney disease (CKD)  patients; as well as statin use below the recommended guidelines for cholesterol control; according to a study by researchers at UC San Francisco. But effective treatments exist for the more than 30 million Americans with CKD; nearly 50 % of such…

Fish oil

Fish Oil Supplementation May Mitigate CV Effects From Pollution

Patients who took fish oil supplementation had short-term CV benefits; against fine particulate matter exposure, according to a study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. “In areas with relatively heavy air pollution; supplementation with omega-3 fatty acids may represent a simple and effective way to protect cardiovascular health; against hazardous exposure…