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Stronger anti-cholestrol drugs can cut heart attack deaths


November 9th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 9 (IANS) More powerful statins - drugs used to lower cholesterol levels associated with cardiovascular diseases - can cut down deaths from heart attacks, a study shows. Researchers from Oxford ... Read more...

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Five out of six new drugs don’t work


August 18th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 18 (IANS) Five out of six approved prescription drugs seldom benefit patients, says a critic of the pharmacy industry. Chloresterol-lowering statins were a conspicuous example of the drugs industry over-hyping ... Read more...

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Innovative cardiac scanner for early diagnosis of heart conditions


January 29th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Leeds are designing a new cardiac scanner that will allow earlier diagnosis of heart conditions.The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is ... Read more...

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St. John’s wort doesn’t help patients with irritable bowel syndrome


January 5th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): Mayo Clinic researchers have found that herbal supplement of St. John's wort, also known as Tipton's weed, doesn't benefit patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).St. John's wort is ... Read more...

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Retina transplants benefit patients with retinal degeneration


July 11th, 2008 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 11 (ANI): Retina cell transplantation has shown promising outcomes in patients with retinal degeneration, say researchers.In the study led by Dr. Norman D. Radtke of University of Louisville, Ky., ... Read more...

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Artist gets third ear engrafted on forearm!


November 14th, 2007 - 2:07 am ICT by admin
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