Noninvasive test monitors fibrosis in methotrexate-treated psoriasis
The novel, noninvasive NASH FibroSure test may have utility in monitoring fibrosis risk in patients treated for psoriasis with methotrexate, according to recent findings.In the...
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Researcher identifies a new way to treat HIV
Medical treatment that targets human proteins rather than ever-mutating viruses may one day help HIV-positive people whose bodies have built a resistance to 'cocktails'...
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Botox effectively altered position of pogonion
Botox demonstrated improvements chin aesthetics by altering the position of the pogonion in a cohort of patients with an under-projected chin and a high-riding hyperactive...
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Father Loss and Child Telomere Length
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Father loss during childhood has negative health and behavioral consequences, but the biological consequences are unknown. Our goal was to examine...
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Early Hearing Detection and Vocabulary of Children With Hearing Loss
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: To date, no studies have examined vocabulary outcomes of children meeting all 3 components of the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention guidelines...
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Neuronal firing patterns influence proliferation, differentiation of oligodendrocyte precursors
Through their pattern of firing, neurons influence the behavior of the cells that upon maturation will provide insulation of neuronal axons, according to a new study publishing...
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USC scientist finds new approach to prevent HIV infection
Medical treatment that targets human proteins rather than ever-mutating viruses may one day help HIV-positive people whose bodies have built a resistance to "cocktails...
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Damania featured in UNC's Women in Science Wednesday series
Blossom Damania, PhD, is the vice dean for research, Cary C. Boshamer Distinguished Professor of Microbiology and Immunology at the UNC School of Medicine, and member of the...
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The Science of Fluoride Flipping
A new imaging technique helps UNC researchers study tiny, time-sensitive biological processes - the crucial underpinnings of human health and disease.
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Treatment arms for CRVO yield no difference in visual acuity results
BOSTON - Dexamethasone implant, ranibizumab injections or a combination of the two each yielded no statistically significant difference in visual acuity or central retinal...
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The headlines of Master Doctor
What is continuing care and how is it different than home health care?
Continuing care, home health care... understanding these terms can ensure better care for those who prefer aging in their own home. Consider this situation... One morning, Mary...
Walmart's Great Value frozen cherries recalled for listeria risk
Some frozen, organic, sweet, pitted cherries packaged under Walmart's Great Value brand are under recall after producer Sunrise Growers Inc. found Listeria monocytogenes during...
McDonald's to cut antibiotics from chicken supply by 2018
The move, unveiled in a policy statement on Wednesday, comes amid a broad effort to battle dangerous superbugs which are becoming increasingly resistant to medication.
Could Common Vitamin Supplements Raise Lung Cancer Risk?
Increased odds only seemed to affect men or male smokers, study suggests Related MedlinePlus Pages: B Vitamins , Dietary Supplements , Lung Cancer
Back Off Barron Trump, He's 11 Years Old
Do we have to say it? Don't bully children in the press We're living in a very fractious and partisan time - a time when people will say just about anything in order to...
Gut Microbes can Influence Certain Neurological Disorders
There are hundreds of species of bacteria in our gut. Each species plays a different role in our health and requires different nutrients for growth.
Mitochondrial Genetic Patterns Associated With Autism
The risk for autism spectrum disorders may be influenced by genetic variations in mitochondrial DNA determined by ancient migrations.
Did Odell Beckham Jr. Curse Himself After Looking at the Eclipse?
Rodale Inc. His ankle injury during last night's game has us wondering Yesterday, the solar eclipse of the century captured the attention of millions across North America, as...
All primary school children will be offered the flu vaccine from next year
Year Four pupils will get the vaccine in 2017-18 followed by pupils in Years Five and Six in 2018-19
William And Harry Open Up About The Days Following Their Mother's Death
The two brothers appear in a revealing new BBC documentary.