lunes, 12 de mayo de 2014 Top 10 Viewed Stories 5/9/2014

Medical Breakthroughs: Ivanhoe Insider
This Week's Top 10 Viewed Stories
         1. Anti-Appetite Molecule Tackles Obesity?
A long-standing mystery has been addressed about how dietary fiber supresses appetite. An international team of researchers identified an anti-appetite molecule called acetate that is naturally
         2. Higher Divorce Risk if Wife Gets Ill?
(Ivanhoe Newswire) - A New study shows the risk of divorce among older couples rises when the wife becomes seriously ill.
         3. Stopping Tinnitus in its Tracks--In-Depth Doctor’s Interview (2nd week)
Dr. Sven Vanneste, Associate Professor at UTD, talks about a new surgery that is stopping tinnitus in its tracks.
         4. Young Blood Recharges Old Brains
Something -- or some things - in the blood of young mice has the ability to restore mental capabilities in old mice, a new study has found. If the same goes for humans, it could spell a new paradigm
         5. Immune Cells Outsmart Bacterial Infection
A clearer picture of the delicate arms race between the human immune system and a pathogen that seeks to infect and kill human cells has been painted through new research.
         6. A Mother’s Mission to Save Her Sons
KINGSTON, Mass. (Ivanhoe Newswire) - Two brothers; one uses the stairs, the other a ramp. Both have Duchenne muscular dystrophy. The disease affects mostly boys, and usually killing them before their 21st birthday. However, 12-year-old Max is getting what some are calling a miracle drug. His 15-year-old brother Austin is not allowed to take the drug.
         7. Misdiagnosed!
LAS VEGAS, Nev. (Ivanhoe Newswire) - One-hundred-thousand people die of medical mistakes each year. Of those, more than half their families believe their deaths were caused by a misdiagnosis. Here are some of the most misdirected misdiagnoses in women.
         8. Focused Ultrasound Reduces Cancer Pain
When cancer progresses and spreads to the bone, patients often suffer debilitating pain. Now, a new phase III clinical trial shows that non-invasive magnetic resonance guided focused ultrasound...
         9. Stem Cells from Teeth Can Make Brain-Like Cells
Researchers have discovered that stem cells taken from teeth can grow to resemble brain cells, suggesting they could one day be used in the brain as a therapy
         10. Risky Business: Teens, Alcohol & Date Rape
HARRISBURG, Pa. (Ivanhoe Newswire) - With proms, formals, and high school and college graduation, May is a month full of “rites of passage”. It’s also a time when teens and young adults may find that alcohol and relationships don’t mix.

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