AMA president Dr Rosanna Capo Lingua that would be the good intentions and the symbolism of the apology significant positive impact on significant positive impact on the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal people and the nation as a whole. ‘The apology is to be the catalyst for a new era of cooperation between indigenous and non – indigenous Australians,’Capo Lingua said. ‘We have to look to the apology as a beginning, not the end, especially as we remember the tragic state of indigenous health.
‘should be the successful aspects of the Northern Territory intervention to be extended to other areas of Australia in consultation and with the support of the indigenous community leaders. Continue reading
diseases. .. There are two main types of IBD, Crohn’s disease and UC, which afflict about one million Americans. These diseases cause chronic inflammation of the digestive tract, which. To a variety of symptoms such as abdominal pain, diarrhea and rectal bleeding Both Crohn’s disease due to due to an autoimmune response to the bacteria or bacterial antigens in the gut, said Dr. Ali Keshavarzian, director of digestive diseases and nutrition at Rush and principal investigator and co-investigator the trials. Stress and the immune system is an unusually aggressive response to the bacteria. We want to control flare-ups of the disease, said Keshavarzian. Unfortunately, the treatments for IBD can be toxic and dangerous.
– Rush look to 100 people who log on to moderately severe UC who experienced a flare-up in the last six months, the participants will be assigned randomly one of two eight-week courses, mind / body medicine. Research on nutrition, the effect on Crohn’s disease.. Mind / Body alternatives for the treatment of ulcerative colitisis a study for participants suffer UC looking to find out whether complementary and alternative medicine techniques can help reduce the effects when conventional medicine has not been successful. ‘We are looking to see the link between stress and ulcerative colitis flare-ups,’Dr. Sharon Jedel a clinical psychologist said in the section of gastroenterology at Rush and study co-investigator. ‘The study education about stress and training includes people in certain stress reduction techniques with alternative therapies. Continue reading
The premature birth rates are increasing PAL further demonstrated how the power of music is used to help premature infants overcome their development challenges. ‘Many of these children through daily medical procedures is necessary, create additional stress, pain and fear for the baby, ‘Standley said. ‘With a machine that actually gives them comfort while they learn a vital skill, is a valuable addition to NICU care.
Clinical studies Standley in Tallahassee Memorial Hospital , University of Georgia Hospital conducted in Athens, University Medical Center Medical Center in Chapel Hill, and women’s and Children’s Hospital in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, have their their infants sucking up to 2.5 times more than babies not exposed to to the musical reinforcement. Continue reading
ILSI – flu vaccine be seen at AT ILSI – Biomed exhibition in Juneswine flu high on the agenda of the ILSI – Biomed exhibition in Israel is in June this year, as local and international companies developing show universal flu vaccines and vaccine delivery methods new products new products. ‘It is crucial that Biomed Israel, as one of the leading life science conference, consistently provide subjects that have the greatest impact on the world,’said Ruti Alon, ILSI Chairperson.
Committee voted 12-5 to recommend against the use of EPO drugs in patients with certain forms of cancer, until further data are collected Pollack Pollack, New York Times, the Committee also voted against a reduction of the current recommendation, that doctors use EPO target target hemoglobin level no higher than 12 grams per deciliter of blood.. Studies, the safety Recommends New restrictions on Anemia DrugsMeeting In a meeting before the vote, said FDA medical officer Vinni Juneja the committee that ‘not increase survival and may promote tumor growth. ‘EPO drugs Juneja added that have not completed or ongoing studies, the safety of EPO drugs at recommended doses in cancer patients with anemia caused by chemotherapy directed . In addition, said Richard Pazdur, director of the Office of Oncology Drug Products in the FDA, J & J has aired advertisements for the EPO drugs Procrit, treatment increases treatment increases energy levels in the elderly, although the company has not provided sufficient data are available to support such a claim. Continue reading