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Telomere growth predicts reduced chance of death from heart disease
Short telomeres—the protective caps on the ends of chromosomes—have been previously linked to increased risk of death from heart disease. Now, research by scientists at UC San Francisco and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in San Francisco has found that change in telomere length over time is also important: heart disease patients whose telomeres shrank over time had a worse short-term prognosis than those whose telomeres stayed stable, and those whose average telomere length grew over the course of the study had a higher chance of survival.
Medical Xpress - latest medical and health news stories, Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:21:24 GMT

Running actually lowers inflammation in knee joints
We all know that running causes a bit of inflammation and soreness, and that's just the price you pay for cardiovascular health. You know; no pain, no gain.
Medical Xpress - latest medical and health news stories, Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:21:24 GMT

Glaucoma drug may have potential to treat Alzheimer's disease
A drug which is used to treat the common eye disease glaucoma may have potential as a treatment for Alzheimer's disease, according to scientists at UCL.
Medical Xpress - latest medical and health news stories, Fri, 09 Dec 2016 13:21:24 GMT

Mobile money lifts Kenyan households out of poverty
Mobile-money services have had notable long-term effects on poverty reduction in Kenya -- especially among female-headed households -- and have inspired a surprising occupation shift among women, outlines a new report.
Health & Medicine News -- ScienceDaily, Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:28:49 GMT

Neuroimaging categorizes four depression subtypes
Patients with depression can be categorized into four unique subtypes defined by distinct patterns of abnormal connectivity in the brain, according to new research.
Health & Medicine News -- ScienceDaily, Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:28:49 GMT

Scientists develop new drug screening tool for dystonia
Researchers have identified a common mechanism underlying separate forms of dystonia, a family of brain disorders that cause involuntary, debilitating and often painful movements, including twists and turns of different parts of the body. The research has led to the development of a new cell-based test that is being deployed on a large scale to identify new drug candidates to treat dystonia.
Health & Medicine News -- ScienceDaily, Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:28:49 GMT

Brain Scan Test Predicts Fall Risk in Elderly
Title: Brain Scan Test Predicts Fall Risk in Elderly
Category: Health News
Created: 12/7/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/8/2016 12:00:00 AM
MedicineNet Daily News, Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:28:49 GMT

Even Small Rise in Blood Pressure Can Harm Black Patients
Title: Even Small Rise in Blood Pressure Can Harm Black Patients
Category: Health News
Created: 12/7/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/8/2016 12:00:00 AM
MedicineNet Daily News, Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:28:49 GMT

Breast Cancer Cells May Change When They Spread to Brain: Study
Title: Breast Cancer Cells May Change When They Spread to Brain: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 12/7/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/8/2016 12:00:00 AM
MedicineNet Daily News, Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:28:49 GMT

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