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Multiple sclerosis

Vegetable-Rich Diet Lowers Fatigue In Multiple Sclerosis Patients

Higher levels of blood high-density lipoprotein (HDL) or good cholesterol may improve fatigue in multiple sclerosis patients; according to a new University at Buffalo-led study. The pilot study, which investigated the effects of fat levels in blood on fatigue caused by multiple sclerosis; found that lowering total cholesterol also reduced exhaustion. However, the results, published…

New Approach Developing To Shows Promise In Silencing HIV Infection

New Approach Developing To Reduce The HIV Infection

The study developing an new approach for showing  promise in silencing HIV infection; by discovering a new potential medication; that works with an HIV-infected person’s own body to further suppress the ever present but silent virus that available HIV treatments are unable to combat. Although the potential new drug could complement the current HIV anti-retroviral…

Melanoma Patients

Melanoma Patients Are Not Responsive To Immunotherapies

A study from Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center and the Department of Veterans Affairs led by Anna Vilgelm, MD, Ph.D., and Ann Richmond, Ph.D., has identified a possible second-line treatment for melanoma patients. The potential treatment would render CDK4/6 inhibitors, a class of drugs prescribed for some breast cancers, also effective against melanoma by combining the inhibitors…

Geriatrics

Moderate Exercise Help Delay Alzheimer’s In At-Risk Older Adults

The researches find that the Moderate exercise may help delay the development of Alzheimer’s disease  biomarkers in at-risk older adults, according to three studies presented at the 2019 American Psychological Association convention. In the first study, Ozioma Okonkwo, PhD, assistant professor at University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health; and colleagues examined 317 individuals…

New App That Tracks An Individual's Moods And Emotions

New App That Tracks An Individual’s Moods And Emotions

Researchers from UNSW and UCL are hoping that a newly launch app that tracks an individual’s moods and emotions could lead to better management of mental health disorders such as anxiety and depression. An app developed by UNSW researchers in conjunction with University College London (UCL); will not only allow you to gauge your mood…

The Compartments And Complexity In The Eukaryotic Cell

The Compartments And Complexity In The Eukaryotic Cell

The study showing the compartments and complexity in the cell; this showing the closer look at the subcellular distribution of the proteins; and metabolic intermediates in a model plant. The results of the study provide new insights into the dynamics of metabolic processes in cells. Eukaryotic cells in this context; plant cells contain a variety of…

Hormone Changes Will Affect Woman's Quality Of Sleep

Hormone Changes Will Affect Woman’s Quality Of Sleep

Hormone changes are known to alter insulin sensitivity and glucose metabolism, as well as interfere with women’s sleep patterns. But little was known about the association between diabetes and sleep disturbances during the menopause transition until now; as a new study concludes that women with diabetes are at greater risk for sleep disturbances. Study results…

Fish oil

Fish Oil-Free Salmon Feed, Test By Mowi

Alpha Feed, Mowi and China-based Yuehai Feed Group; agreed to conduct trial on Fish oil-free Salmon Feed and wins the Fish oil-free challenge. The trial for the F3 Challenge winner, conducted in one of Mowi’s open environment research facilities; either in Norway or Scotland, and will include Mowi’s low; and zero fish-oil formulations containing the…

Biomarkers For Identification Of Guillain Barre Syndrome

Biomarkers For Identification Of Guillain Barre Syndrome

The study showing that by identifying the biomarkers for guillain barre syndrome; As guillain-barre syndrome is a rare autoimmune condition in which the immune system attacks peripheral nerves and damages the myelin insulation. Symptoms rapidly progress from pain to muscle weakness and even paralysis. Although Guillain-Barre usually affects the hands, feet, and limbs, it can…

People Show Greater Interest To Know Current Local Medical Research

People Show Greater Interest To Know Current Local Medical Research

The purpose of the trial, published in, was to assess public interest in health relate research; understand the extent to which people want to be proactively informed about ongoing current medical research studies in the location concerned; also gauge the impact large TV screens mediating such news may have on this interest. The TV monitors…

Hip Implants

Dodgy Hip Implants Or Other Medical Devices Are Common In Women

Women are also more likely to be harmed by apparently gender-neutral devices, like hip replacements and heart implants. In recently published research, I explored the reasons for this. I found gender biases at all stages of design and use of medical implants. Proposed changes to how devices are regulated, such as introducing a national register…

Anesthesiology

Plexus Neurolysis Help Some With Cancer-Related Pelvic Pain

The researches find that the Superior hypogastric plexus neurolysis (SHPN) appears to offer some relief for cancer-related pelvic pain, researchers report. Pain arising from the pelvic organs can be interrupted by a neurolytic block of the superior hypogastric plexus with alcohol or phenol. Few studies have evaluated the effectiveness of this intervention. To investigate, Dr.…