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  • SSRIs Linked to Raised Violent Crime in Some Patients By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    SSRIS LINKED TO RAISED VIOLENT CRIME IN SOME PATIENTS

    Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor users have a greater tendency to commit violent crime, says a new research.

  • Nilotinib Affects Biomarkers in Alzheimer's Disease: Trial By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    NILOTINIB AFFECTS BIOMARKERS IN ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE: TRIAL

    Nilotinib appears safe, well tolerated and affects biomarkers in Alzheimer's disease, according to the results of a clinical trial.

    Alzheimer
  • Two Drugs Better Than One for Treating Patients With Heart Stents By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    TWO DRUGS BETTER THAN ONE FOR TREATING PATIENTS WITH HEART STENTS

    Rivaroxaban plus aspirin better than aspirin alone to reduce major adverse events and mortality rates in patients with chronic coronary...

    Drugs
  • Electronic Health Records Couldn't Detect a Third of Errors By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS COULDN'T DETECT A THIRD OF ERRORS

    Electronic health records commonly used in hospitals nationwide fail to detect up to one in three potentially harmful drug interactions...

    Hospital, Drugs
  • New Drug Produced Positive Response In Kidney Cancer By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    NEW DRUG PRODUCED POSITIVE RESPONSE IN KIDNEY CANCER

    Results of an international trial led by researchers at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center on MK-6482, showed improved...

    Drugs, Cancer
  • Hydroxychloroquine/chloroquine Prescriptions Surge During Pandemic By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE/CHLOROQUINE PRESCRIPTIONS SURGE DURING PANDEMIC

    A new study by investigators from Brigham and Women's Hospital examines changes in prescription patterns in the United States during...

    Hospital
  • Polymer Fibres Protect Nerves Post-brain Surgery By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    POLYMER FIBRES PROTECT NERVES POST-BRAIN SURGERY

    Nimodipine can be administered directly in the brain after surgery to prevent them from dying, say Pharmacists at Martin Luther University...

    Hospital, Brain
  • How Gut Mucus may Help Treat Brain Disorders? By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    HOW GUT MUCUS MAY HELP TREAT BRAIN DISORDERS?

    Changes in gut mucus could be contributing to bacterial imbalance and exacerbating core symptoms of brain disorders such as autism,...

    Parkinson, Brain, Alzheimer
  • Drinking Coffee has Beneficial Effect on Digestion and Digestive Disorders By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    DRINKING COFFEE HAS BENEFICIAL EFFECT ON DIGESTION AND DIGESTIVE DISORDERS

    Consuming coffee has a potential protective effect against gallstone disease and pancreatitis and improves the digestion process, including...

    Digestion
  • Increased Physical Activity Not Always the Best Advice for Neck, Back Pain By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    INCREASED PHYSICAL ACTIVITY NOT ALWAYS THE BEST ADVICE FOR NECK, BACK PAIN

    People with physically demanding work could decrease the risk of neck and back pain, which is one of the principal causes of disability...

    Disability
  • Tackling Airborne Transmission of COVID-19 Indoors By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    TACKLING AIRBORNE TRANSMISSION OF COVID-19 INDOORS

    Airborne transmission of COVID-19 inside built spaces under eased movement restrictions, and the steps that can be taken to control...

  • Stem-cells can Regenerate Sun-aged Skin By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    STEM-CELLS CAN REGENERATE SUN-AGED SKIN

    Stem cells harvested from the patient's own body can work to rejuvenate "photoaged" facial skin, reports a new study.

    Skin
  • India's Covid-19 Tally to 1,45,380 By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    INDIA'S COVID-19 TALLY TO 1,45,380

    Health Ministry Data revealed that there were 6,535 new cases added in 24 hours which also witnessed 146 new fatalities.

  • Autism Severity can Vary Substantially During Early Childhood By Medindia Health   -   May 29, 2020

    AUTISM SEVERITY CAN VARY SUBSTANTIALLY DURING EARLY CHILDHOOD

    Autism symptom severity change was evaluated during early childhood in kids diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder by a new study...

  • By Medindia Health   -   May 28, 2020

    KARNATAKA CORONA TALLY TO RISES 1,373

    With 127 new positive cases, karnataka's tally to rose to 1373, an official said on Tuesday.

  • 288 Deaths, Active Cases 7,223 In Delhi By Medindia Health   -   May 28, 2020

    288 DEATHS, ACTIVE CASES 7,223 IN DELHI

    Delhi's total tally 14,465 as well as the death toll to 288 with 12 more casualties in the last 24 hours, the Health Department said...

  • ICMR Revises Guidelines for Use of Hydroxychloroquine By Medindia Health   -   May 28, 2020

    ICMR REVISES GUIDELINES FOR USE OF HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE

    The Indian Council of Medical Research has issued revised guidelines for use of hydroxychloroquine , the malaria drug, as a preventive...

    Hospital, Drugs
  • Electronic Cigarettes May Trigger Gum Disease: Study By Medindia Health   -   May 28, 2020

    ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES MAY TRIGGER GUM DISEASE: STUDY

    New study assessed the adverse effects of electronic cigarettes on the disease-naive oral microbiome.

  • American Indians, Alaska Natives Have Higher Rates of CVD By Medindia Health   -   May 28, 2020

    AMERICAN INDIANS, ALASKA NATIVES HAVE HIGHER RATES OF CVD

    Type 2 diabetes affects American Indians and Alaska Natives at around three times the rate of white Americans and is closely linked...

    Stroke, Diabetes
  • Two Anti-inflammatory Drugs Inhibit the Replication of Coronavirus By Medindia Health   -   May 28, 2020

    TWO ANTI-INFLAMMATORY DRUGS INHIBIT THE REPLICATION OF CORONAVIRUS

    An anti-inflammatory drug for humans and another for animals inhibit a key enzyme in the replication and transcription of the COVID-19...

    Drugs