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Scorpion Toxin Helps Solve Chronic Pain Mystery

Because the toxin triggers a pain response through a previously unknown mechanism, scientists think it can be used as a tool for studying chronic pain and inflammation, and may eventually…

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New Monitor Detects Deterioration During Anesthesia

Pediatric anesthesiologists, like Dr. Guelay Bilen-Rosas at UW Health, have long been concerned by how difficult it is to detect breathing problems among young patients during anesthesia. No matter how…

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New Genetic-based Epilepsy Risk Scores Developed

, the research team, led by Dennis Lal, Ph.D., a researcher in Cleveland Clinic's Genomic Medicine Institute, calculated for the first time quantitative scores that reflect overall genetic risk for…

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Stressed Moms are Less Likely to Deliver Baby Boys

Highlights: Mothers stressed physically and psychologically during pregnancy are more likely to give birth to girl babies as well as having an increased risk of preterm laborThe womb is the…

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Mindfulness Could Decrease Opioid Cravings, Says Study

, examined the effects of mindfulness and methadone therapy on 30 patients with opioid addiction and chronic pain. Mindfulness is the meditative practice of focusing on the present moment and…

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Breastfeeding Disparities Found Among US Kids by Race/ethnicity

Overall rates of breastfeeding increased from 2009 to 2015, but they varied by race/ethnicity in this observational study that used national survey data for nearly 168,000 infants in the United…

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Increased Parkinson’s Disease Risk Seen in Bipolar Disorder Patients

This study, called a systematic review and meta-analysis, combined the results of seven studies with 4.3 million participants to examine a potential association between bipolar disorder with a later diagnosis…

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Lifesaving Drugs Post-heart Attack Under Used: Study

GW-ICC 2019 is being held 10 to 13 October in Beijing, China. Visiting faculty from the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) will hold scientific sessions as part of the ESC…

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Mizoram CM Takes a Firm Stand Against HIV/AIDS

"Mizoram has the dubious distinction of being the highest HIV prevalent state in the country," the CM claimed. "The deadly disease should be fought on war footing so that the…

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