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Nineteenth century therapy may help Parkinson’s patients


April 23rd, 2012 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 22 (IANS) Looking back to the 19th century, researchers in the US are replicating the work of celebrated neurologist Jean-Martin Charcot to help patients of Parkinson's disease.Charcot had ... Read more...

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Music therapy to cure patients


December 14th, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Noida, Dec 14 (IANS) Patients especially those undergoing strenuous therapy and treatment can now look forward to getting healed by ragas and world music, courtesy a musical therapy centre that ... Read more...

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NewGen radiation treatment effective in advanced head and neck cancer


March 5th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Clinical trials at Helsinki University Central Hospital in Finland to assess the efficacy and safety of boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) indicate that it has the potential to ... Read more...

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Radiation therapy ‘treats pain in patients with advanced cancer’


November 4th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 4 (ANI): Scientists from University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute (UPCI) have pioneered a radiation therapy procedure that could help reduce pain in patients with cancer that has spread to the ... Read more...

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PMS bothering you? Stress management can help (Lead)


October 20th, 2009 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 20 (IANS) Understanding premenstrual syndrome (PMS) can help women cope better with the condition, mitigating foul moods, stress and irritability, according to researchers. Jane Ussher, professor of psychology and Janette ... Read more...

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Stress management can help women cope with premenstrual symptoms


October 20th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 20 (IANS) Understanding premenstrual symptoms (PMS) can help women cope better with the condition, mitigating bad moods and stress, according to researchers. Jane Ussher, professor of psychology and Janette Perz, both ... Read more...

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Novel minimally invasive technique to treat snoring


October 5th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 5 (ANI): Scientists have suggested a novel, minimally invasive procedure that may help treat patients who snore.They said that radiofrequency ablation, a procedure that uses heat to shrink the tissue ... Read more...

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Pegging one too many deflates confidence, causes unease


July 21st, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 21 (IANS) Excessive drinking actually deflates confidence and also causes greater unease and agitation, according to a new study. For many, drinking is an essential part of a night out with ... Read more...

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Cognitive behavioural treatment effective for chronic insomnia


June 9th, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): People suffering from chronic insomnia can feel significant reduction or normalization of their primary sleep limits by use of cognitive behavioural therapy for insomnia (CBT-I), a new study ... Read more...

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Radiation therapy ‘highly effective’ against early lung cancer


April 6th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 6 (ANI): A high-tech type of radiation treatment called stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) has been found to be "highly effective" in treating early-stage lung cancer for patients who are ... Read more...

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Laser hair removal therapy effective when used alone


October 21st, 2008 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 21 (ANI): Laser hair removal therapy can be effective only when used separately than when used as a combination treatment, according to a new study.During the past decade, laser ... Read more...

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Tatum ONeal pleads guilty in drug case


July 4th, 2008 - 12:03 am ICT by ANI
New York, July 3 (ANI): Oscar-winning actress Tatum O'Neal pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct stemming from her drug arrest in June.The 44-year-old actress paid a 95-dollar fee and walked out of ... Read more...

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Sensory treatment more beneficial for autistic children


April 26th, 2008 - 3:02 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 26 (ANI): A new study from Temple University has revealed that children with autistic spectrum disorders receiving sensory integration treatment show fewer autistic mannerisms compared to those who receive ... Read more...

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Swayze undergoing experimental treatment to beat his cancer


March 13th, 2008 - 4:42 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 13 (ANI): American actor Patrick Swayze, who is suffering from pancreatic cancer, is said to be undergoing experimental treatment to save his life.The 55-year-old Dirty Dancing star is determined ... Read more...

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High-risk cancer patients benefit from new image-guided radiotherapy system


December 9th, 2007 - 11:42 am ICT by admin
Washington, December 9 (ANI): Cancer specialists at Stony Brook University Medical Center say that a new radiotherapy system that combines high-tech imaging with precision tumour-targeting capability is proving to be very beneficial ... Read more...

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Rubbing bumps and bruises really does reduce stress and pain


November 14th, 2007 - 2:46 am ICT by admin
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