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A Canadian company is betting that cryogenics research at the University of Alberta will set a new standard for stem cell storage and preservation. Researchers at the U of A have develop
The Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) has formed an alliance with the Primary Care Mental Health and Education (Primhe) charity and Migraine in Primary Care Advisors (MIPCA) society.
A team of scientists at The Scripps Research Institute and the University of Wisconsin have demonstrated a new way of fighting antibiotic resistance: by stopping evolution. In the June i
Organon and the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have reached agreement on the clinical development plan that will allow Org 25969 - the first selective relaxant binding agent to reverse neu
The University of Hertfordshire's Intensive Care & Emergency Simulation Centre (HICESC) has become the first UK centre to adopt training practices developed in the United States. Qualifi
The US ranks highest in utilization of high-tech imaging compared to other countries worldwide, while Germany and Singapore ranks high in utilization of both high and low tech imaging, a new stud
Dr Robert Janssen, director of... CDC's Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention on Thursday
Although they may only look like they're arguing over a video game, when children conflict with their peers they are often trying to achieve a wide variety of goals. For instance, a goal could be
Latest findings indicate one- and two-year study results not as predictive as longer-term studies - In their efforts to explore more effective and efficient ways to conduct clinical trial
According to a University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) study, patients with advanced non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) previously treated with chemotherapy and adult stem cell transplantation c
Elderly persons with active root caries, a type of tooth decay, have an increased risk of having irregular heart beats. This study is published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.
The Blueprint Initiative Asia Pte Ltd (Blueprint Asia) announced today that it has released a new version of its Biomolecular Interaction Network Database (BIND), offering the first of many Chine
Data from a clinical trial comparing stomach acid control of three proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), esomeprazole magnesium (NEXIUM®), lansoprazole (Prevacid), and pantoprazole (Protonix), in chroni
From the 11-13 November 2005 at the BIOPOLIS bio-medical research centre in Singapore, leading experts in oncology research and therapy world-wide shall attend the next HealthWorlds Asia medical
The Miami Herald on Thursday examined how 10 private, not-for-profit funds in Florida that raise money to underwrite abortions for women who cannot afford the procedure try to keep low profiles.
TV presenter Gillian McKeith and a pioneering farmer supplying organic milk to his local hospital are among the winners in this year's Organic Industry Awards presented by the Soil Association -
Middle-aged women who took at least 10,000 steps per day on average were much more likely to fall into recommended ranges for measures of body composition such as total body weight and body fat p
Association health plans would undermine state laws that require health plans to cover certain treatments and procedures and would not do much to help uninsured U.S. residents, according to a repo
As polio reaches as far as Indonesia, over 77 million children to be immunized at heart of outbreak to prevent further spread. Africa is responding aggressively to close down a polio epi
The number of patients, for whom English commissioners are responsible, waiting over 9 months at the end of March 2005 was 41. Of these 41, 6 were English residents waiting in Welsh hospitals.
Albert Z. Kapikian, M D, of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), was awarded the prestigious Albert B. Sabin Gold Me
Canadian Health Minister Ujjal Dosanjh today announced that Vancouver will be the location of the future head office of the Assisted Human Reproduction Agency of Canada. The Agency will be establ
About 93% of physicians, including 88% of Catholic physicians, say they would prescribe birth control to any adult patients that request them and for whom they are medically appropriate, accordi
New research at the University of Alberta suggests that gesturing while you talk may improve your access to language. Dr. Elena Nicoladis and her research colleagues observed the hand g
Researchers have developed a blood screening test that could help catch ovarian cancer in its early stages, when few symptoms are present. Ovarian cancer, the leading cause of gynecologi
Studies have consistently shown that obese employees in the USA are paid less than normal-weight employees doing similar jobs, leading many people to attribute the gap to prejudice against worker
Whether a two-week regimen using a stainless steel douching device can eradicate the most common vaginal infection is under study at the Medical College of Georgia. MCG researchers want
Where fat comes from determines whether the body can metabolize it effectively. Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found that the old fat stored in the bo
The Food Standards Agency (UK) has been informed today by food businesses that a further 12 products have been confirmed to contain spices contaminated with Para Red, an illegal dye. The
On Saturday, May 7, the New York State Health Department - working closely with the City Health Department - is baiting a small residential area along the Queens/ Long Island border to prevent th