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Necsa inks deal for tech used in nuclear medicine with Russia's Rusatom Healthcare - Business Day

Energy Medicine - Thu, 2018-07-26 09:36

Business Day

Necsa inks deal for tech used in nuclear medicine with Russia's Rusatom Healthcare
Business Day
The state-owned South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (Necsa) and the healthcare division of its Russian counterpart, Rosatom, have signed a co-operation agreement for nonpower-related uses of nuclear technology. This paves the way for closer ...
Necsa, Rosatom subsidiary partner on nuclear medicineCreamer Media's Engineering News
#BRICS: Russian firm to develop nuclear reactors for SA to fight cancerIndependent Online
Necsa to double nuclear medicine production capacityMoneyweb.co.za
Techfinancials.co.za (blog)
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What Are the Different Types of Arrhythmias? - Bel Marra Health

Heart Disease - Thu, 2018-07-26 09:34

Bel Marra Health

What Are the Different Types of Arrhythmias?
Bel Marra Health
... is discovered during a routine check-up. This type of arrhythmia is typically treated with medication, cardiac surgery, implantable devices, and approaches to try to adjust the heart's electrical system. ... In some cases, tachycardia doesn't cause ...

Most Americans think marijuana is beneficial. But science says not so fast - NJ.com

Marijuana Addiction - Thu, 2018-07-26 09:30

NJ.com

Most Americans think marijuana is beneficial. But science says not so fast
NJ.com
The study published this week found that 91 percent of U.S. adults believe marijuana has at least one risk. The two most common risks cited were legal problems -- 51.8 percent recognized this as a risk -- while 50 percent said they saw addiction to ...

Hopper: Vitamins don't work and are wasting your money - Calgary Herald

Vitamins - Thu, 2018-07-26 09:12

Hopper: Vitamins don't work and are wasting your money
Calgary Herald
There are clinical reasons why a doctor might recommend vitamin supplements: If you're pregnant, if you've got a weird diet, if you don't get a lot of sun. But if you're just slamming vitamins because the vitamin makers told you they're good for you ...

High-protein, low-carbohydrate diet with omega-3 lowers blood glucose in animal study - Nutritional Outlook

Omega 3 - Thu, 2018-07-26 09:12

High-protein, low-carbohydrate diet with omega-3 lowers blood glucose in animal study
Nutritional Outlook
In the study, mice that were fed a high-protein, high-omega-3, low-carbohydrate diet exhibited lower blood glucose levels, including in induced type 1 diabetes, hormone-induced hyperglycemia, and diet-induced metabolic syndrome. Hyperglycemia, an ...

Dads Pass On More Than Genetics in Their Sperm - Smithsonian

Epigenetics - Thu, 2018-07-26 09:11

Smithsonian

Dads Pass On More Than Genetics in Their Sperm
Smithsonian
This phenomenon, called “epigenetics,” helps explain why genetically identical individuals in similar environments, such as twins or laboratory mice, can still look and act in very different ways. And things like diet or stress are capable of cranking ...
Changes to small RNA in sperm may help fertilization - Phys.orgPhys.Org

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Japan finally gets casinos - Betting big - The Economist - The Economist

Gambling Addiction - Thu, 2018-07-26 09:02

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Japan finally gets casinos - Betting big - The Economist
The Economist
THE sun beats down on a queue of punters outside the Espace pachinko parlour in central Tokyo. Inside is an air-conditioned oasis. Japanese people wage ...
The Race is On for Japan Gaming LicensesFox Business
Japan's Upper House Enacts Casino Legalization Bill, Yakuza Eye OpportunityOnline Poker.net

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ADHD More Common in Women with Fibromyalgia, Study Shows - Fibromyalgia News Today

ADHD - Thu, 2018-07-26 08:57

Fibromyalgia News Today

ADHD More Common in Women with Fibromyalgia, Study Shows
Fibromyalgia News Today
These cognitive deficits are similar to those of ADHD, which is characterized by ongoing lack of attention and/or hyperactivity-impulsivity. Notably, ADHD patients show a marked incidence of fibromyalgia. Increasing evidence suggests the involvement of ...

Categories: ADHD News

Scientists Examine Epigenetics of Breast Cancer - Northwestern University NewsCenter

Epigenetics - Thu, 2018-07-26 08:52

Northwestern University NewsCenter

Scientists Examine Epigenetics of Breast Cancer
Northwestern University NewsCenter
Northwestern Medicine scientists are using a variety of innovative techniques to uncover the epigenetics of breast cancer, as seen in three recent publications. According to the authors, understanding how and why gene expression may cause cellular ...

Calendar: Lake Bluff hosts discussion of eventful 1933 World's Fair - Chicago Tribune

Energy Medicine - Thu, 2018-07-26 08:14

Calendar: Lake Bluff hosts discussion of eventful 1933 World's Fair
Chicago Tribune
Activating Vibrant Energy With Tai Chi – Yvonne Czarnia: Combine the ancient Chinese health exercise yang style tai chi with energy medicine techniques to increase vibrant energy, clear your mind, reduce stress, improve your mental balance, and bring ...

Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs Market - Segmented by Type of Molecule, Drug Class, Sales Channel, and Geography ... - Industry Today (press release)

Athritis - Thu, 2018-07-26 07:46

Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs Market - Segmented by Type of Molecule, Drug Class, Sales Channel, and Geography ...
Industry Today (press release)
Alternative Treatment Options. The alternative treatment options, such as acupuncture, physical therapy, and occupational therapy are expected to hamper the market's growth. Most of the patients prefer medications related to rheumatoid arthritis ...

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Common Painkillers Triple Harmful Side Effects in Dementia - Lab Manager Magazine

Athritis - Thu, 2018-07-26 07:40

Lab Manager Magazine

Common Painkillers Triple Harmful Side Effects in Dementia
Lab Manager Magazine
Importantly, research led by Ballard's team and also presented at the conference gives insight into the mechanism of why people with dementia are more susceptible to opioid-based painkillers, suggesting they over-produce the body's natural opioids. The ...

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Shop These 10 Super Green Powders For A Nutritional Boost! - One Green Planet

Nutrition - Thu, 2018-07-26 07:31

One Green Planet

Shop These 10 Super Green Powders For A Nutritional Boost!
One Green Planet
Made with blue-green algae like spirulina and chlorella, wheat grass, barley, alfalfa, and other vital fruits and veggies, greens powders provide a super dose of nutrition in every sip. But which are the best? Check out these 10 veggie powders for your ...

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Shop These 10 Super Green Powders For A Nutritional Boost! - One Green Planet

Nutrition - Thu, 2018-07-26 07:31

One Green Planet

Shop These 10 Super Green Powders For A Nutritional Boost!
One Green Planet
Made with blue-green algae like spirulina and chlorella, wheat grass, barley, alfalfa, and other vital fruits and veggies, greens powders provide a super dose of nutrition in every sip. But which are the best? Check out these 10 veggie powders for your ...

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How to predict the future - Nature.com

Nutrition and Cancer - Thu, 2018-07-26 07:24

Nature.com

How to predict the future
Nature.com
Abelson et al. sequenced samples from 124 individuals with AML collected on average ~7 years before diagnosis (pre-AML cases) and 676 age- and gender-matched controls from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) ...

Categories: Cancer News

Tillamook County Wellness: Diabetes and Tobacco Use - Tillamook County Pioneer

Diabetes - Thu, 2018-07-26 07:24

Tillamook County Pioneer

Tillamook County Wellness: Diabetes and Tobacco Use
Tillamook County Pioneer
When digested, carbohydrates from food are turned into a natural sugar called glucose, which is used by the body's cells for energy. Glucose is ushered into the cells by a hormone called insulin. ... but smoking can worsen the disease, causing ...

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Fruits, vegetables, lower risk for dementia, increase cognition - Healio

Fruits and Vegetables - Thu, 2018-07-26 07:20

Fruits, vegetables, lower risk for dementia, increase cognition
Healio
Researchers developed a score based on consumption of cooked fruits and vegetables, fish, legumes, olive oil, as well as raw fruits and vegetables. Eating habits and health status of 7,353 participants were scored at baseline. They found that after 14 ...

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, on the process FDA is undertaking for reviewing and ... - FDA.gov

Nutrition - Thu, 2018-07-26 07:15

Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, on the process FDA is undertaking for reviewing and ...
FDA.gov
I outlined these goals, and some of the ways we seek to achieve them, in our Nutrition Innovation Strategy. Keeping pace with the rapid innovation that has the potential to improve the choice consumers have, and the nutritional attributes of the foods ...

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Impact of non-protein nutrients underestimated in muscle regulation, review finds - NutraIngredients.com

Nutrition - Thu, 2018-07-26 07:12

NutraIngredients.com

Impact of non-protein nutrients underestimated in muscle regulation, review finds
NutraIngredients.com
Insightful review paper from Stuart Phillips' lab on the role of nutrition in muscle growth. Particularly intriguing is the potential for other nutrients besides amino acids to regulate hypertrophy https://t.co/3soVY2e50Ypic.twitter.com/uW5NQLhFA8.

Abbott Begins US Pivotal Trial for the Tendyne Mitral Valve Replacement System to Treat Patients with Heart Valve ... - PR Newswire (press release)

Heart Disease - Thu, 2018-07-26 07:06

Abbott Begins US Pivotal Trial for the Tendyne Mitral Valve Replacement System to Treat Patients with Heart Valve ...
PR Newswire (press release)
"I'm encouraged by promising early results from the global study and excited about the potential for the Tendyne device to advance the field of transcatheter mitral valve replacement in the U.S. by providing another option for MR patients needing a ...

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