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Tibetan Yoga Improves Sleep Quality During Chemo
 

Participation in a Tibetan yoga program (TYP) during chemotherapy results in modest, short-term benefits in sleep quality, with long-term benefits seen for those who practice at least twice weekly, rese...
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 BREAKING NEWS

Bicycling ‘Overloads’ Movement Networks With Parkinson’s
 

Bicycling suppresses abnormal beta synchrony in the Parkinsonian basal ganglia, research in the Annals of Neurology finds. Researchers compared bicycling and walking in Parkinson’s disease patient...
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 BREAKING NEWS

Sleep Deprivation a Serious Threat to Health: Expert
 

The current levels of sleep deprivation are a “catastrophic sleep-loss epidemic,” causing harm to your biology, sleep expert Matthew Walker told The Guardian. Long commutes, increased meldin...
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 BREAKING NEWS

Serum Cystatin C Predicts Mortality With Cirrhotic Ascites
 

Serum cystatin C level is an excellent predictor of mortality in patients with cirrhotic ascites, research in the Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology suggests. Researchers prospectively enrolled ...
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 BREAKING NEWS

Concussion May Increase Multiple Sclerosis Risk
 

Concussion during adolescence increases the risk of subsequent multiple sclerosis (MS) diagnosis, research in the Annals of Neurology suggests. Using hospital diagnoses and Multiple Sclerosis registers,...
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 BREAKING NEWS

High Rate of Anemia Seen After Weight-Loss Surgery
 

For many obese Americans, weight-loss surgery may lead to anemia, according to a research letter in JAMA Surgery. In a study of 74 patients (78% men; average age, 51 years) who underwent Roux-en-Y gastr...
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 BREAKING NEWS

Laser Tx Aids Genitourinary Symptoms of Menopause
 

Use of a fractional carbon dioxide (CO2) laser is a safe and effective treatment for genitourinary symptoms of menopause (GSM), according to research in Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. Patrick Lang, M.D...
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 BREAKING NEWS

Attempts to Prevent Tongue Swallowing Hinder Resuscitation
 

For athletes with cardiac arrest, attempts to prevent tongue swallowing are an obstacle to resuscitation, research in HeartRhythm shows. The researchers reviewed athletic event videos that captured card...
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 BREAKING NEWS