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What makes fructose fattening?


February 10th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): New research at Oregon Health and Science University demonstrates that the brain - which serves as a master control for body weight - reacts differently to fructose compared ... Read more...

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Yoga may have the power to fight fibromyalgia


October 14th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): Yoga exercises may have the power to combat fibromyalgia - a medical disorder characterized by chronic widespread pain, according to new research conducted at Oregon Health & Science ... Read more...

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Blood identifies people with heart attack risk


April 20th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 20 (IANS) A simple blood test can identify people who are at risk of heart attack, even those who don't have high cholesterol, research says. The new test measures gamma-prime fibrinogen, ... Read more...

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Simple blood test identifies people at heart attack risk


April 20th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): Researchers at Oregon Health & Science University claim that Gamma-prime fibrinogen test can identify people who are at risk for a heart attack, including thousands who don't have ... Read more...

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Diet alone not enough for drastic weight loss


April 14th, 2010 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): Simply reducing caloric intake is not enough to promote significant weight loss, concludes a new study.The research by scientists at Oregon Health & Science University is published ... Read more...

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Scientists studying brains at rest to gain fresh insights into mental health disorders


May 8th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 8 (ANI): Hoping to some day develop new tools for diagnosing mental health disorders and monitoring the progress of their treatments, scientists have now turned to uncovering new information about ... Read more...

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Mice that regenerate cartilage may help improve human injuries treatment


July 31st, 2008 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): Researchers at Oregon Health and Science University have discovered a strain of mice that have the natural ability to repair damaged cartilage.They believe that the mice strain ... Read more...

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Targeted cancer pill Gleevec improves outcomes for kids with leukemia


December 10th, 2007 - 3:13 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Dec 10 (ANI): Gleevec, the targeted cancer pill not only saves adults lives, but has been shown to play a pivotal role in improving the results for children with a ... Read more...

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Cough suppressant may treat dyskinesias in Parkinson’s patients


November 14th, 2007 - 10:16 am ICT by admin
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Blood pressure drug may prevent brain damage


November 14th, 2007 - 8:38 am ICT by admin
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Children with Alzheimer’s risk gene display reduced cognitive function


November 14th, 2007 - 8:32 am ICT by admin
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