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Fracture

Osteoporosis Diagnostics And Fracture Prevention: Orthopaedic Clinics

Osteoporosis is characterized by decreased bone mass and deteriorated bone structure; which subsequently leads to increased bone fragility and fracture risk. It typically detected as low bone mineral density (BMD). Detecting low bone density is an important determinant of hip fracture; as one standard deviation decrease in femoral bone density increases the fracture risk by…

Adults With Obesity Had Lower Rate Of Papillary Thyroid Malignancy

Adults With Obesity Had Lower Rate Of Papillary Thyroid Malignancy

Cohort of adults with obesity or morbid obesity had a lower rate of papillary thyroid malignancy after thyroid surgery than adults without obesity, according to findings published in the Journal of Surgical Research. “This study highlights the unclear association between obesity and thyroid cancer, suggesting other factors may be involve in the etiology of [papillary…

Sleep

Way Of Lighting Influences Better Night’ s Sleep

According to the Sleep Health Foundation, four out of 10 Australians get insufficient sleep either daily; or on several days a week on multiple days throughout the week which is known to affect mood, energy levels, productivity; weight and the likelihood of developing serious health conditions such as diabetes; heart disease and hypertension. Both natural…

Radiation therapy

Synergistic Radio-Photothermal Therapy Against Cancer

The researches find that the Bismuth-containing nanoparticles (BNPs) are potential enhancers for tumor radiotherapy. Improving the bioavailability and developing synergistic therapeutic regimens benefit the drug transformation of BNPs. In the present study, we prepare a mesoporous silica-coated bismuth nanorod (BMSNR) camouflaged by a platelet membrane (PM). This biomimetic material is termed. Therefore The PM camouflage…

Hypothetical Regulations To Limit e-cigarette Flavors

Hypothetical Regulations To Limit e-cigarette Flavors

The study conducting online survey, participants aging around 18 to 29 to predict; their use of two products they already using e-cigarette; and traditional tobacco cigarettes in response to hypothetical regulations to limit e-cigarette flavors; limit the customizability of e-cigarettes or eliminate the nicotine in e-cigarettes. The efforts by the FDA and some cities to…

Kidney tumor

3D Printing To Improve Kidney Tumor Surgery

The surgical team at the CHU’sDepartment of Urology and Kidney Transplantationis 3D printing life-like transparent; and color models of the patient’s anatomy to help perform precise and successful kidney tumor surgery; and improve patient outcomes. Bordeaux University Hospital (CHU) in France is leading the charge to improve success rates; of complex kidney tumor removal surgery;…

Fresh Cases Of Dengue Fever Were Reporting In Bangladesh

Fresh Cases Of Dengue Fever Were Reporting In Bangladesh

Dengue fever is a mosquito-borne tropical disease; caused by the dengue virus. The study showing that increase in the dengue cases in bangladesh population. Over 2,000 fresh cases of dengue fever were reporting in Bangladesh so far this month; bringing the total number of confirmed cases this year to 4,247 in the South Asian country.…

Lung Stromal Cells Protect From Influenza Virus Infection

Lung Stromal Cells Protect Antibiotic From Influenza Virus Infection

This study supporting that taking antibiotics inappropriately not only promotes antibiotic resistance; and wipes out the commensals in the human gut that are useful and protective; but it may also render you more susceptible to viral infections. In some countries, the livestock industry uses antibiotics a lot, prophylactically, so treated animals may become more susceptible…