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New drug can cure mad cow disease

New drug can cure mad cow diseaseBritish doctors announced the world's first case of successful treatment of the disease of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease or mad cow disease. State 19-year-old resident of Ireland Jonathan Simms (Jonathan Simms) suffering from this disease, improved significantly after the application of a new experimental drug - pentosan polysulfate (PPS), reports BBC News Occurs in people variant of mad cow disease is a disease of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease at present is incurable and fatal. It is called special proteins - prions, which, once in the brain, significantly disrupt its function. The case of Jonathan Simms is the first, when progressive disease was stopped. Pentosan polysulphate was injected directly into the brain of a patient eight months ago. By that time the status of Jonathan was extremely heavy, he lost the swallowing reflex is one of the main indicators of the integrity of the brain stem, and the doctors had predicted for him a quick death. Читать полностью -->

Chips may cause cancer

Chips may cause cancerChips may cause cancer Swedish scientists warn: potato chips, and other familiar products may contain substances that cause cancer. This warning is called in Sweden sensational. Researchers from Stockholm University after the tests were the first to establish that in the preparation of many habitual products, for example, fried potatoes, baked bread and frying of foods rich in carbohydrates, producing the so-called nerve poison - acrylamide. The Swedish scientists, several hundred cases of cancer, possibly caused by the formation of the food substance acrylamide. Acrylamide is a chemical substance that because of its binding properties used in construction and cosmetics. The substance may be produced when Smoking cigarettes. Читать полностью -->

Doctors fought for the life of a soldier years

Doctors fought for the life of a soldier  yearsDoctors fought for the life of a soldier 19 years Senior Sergeant in the Israel defense forces Nadal Fero from Osetii, who was in a coma for 19 years, died last Sunday, the newspaper Maariv. Fero, who served in combat units in the Gaza strip, was seriously wounded in a shootout with terrorists in April 1984.: he had multiple internal injuries. "The doctors thought he would not live a day, but he fought for life for nearly 19 years as a hero," said his mother. This is not the only tragedy in the family Fero. Three of his nephews died in this year, before the age of 20 years. One of the soldiers of the border troops, was killed during the exercise, the second died after a long illness, the third v from a heart attack. Читать полностью -->

the most Important of the causes of child area is cinema

the most Important of the causes of child area is cinemaResearchers have repeatedly pointed to the connection area to the movies with the fact that children begin to experiment with tobacco. However, the results of the latest study than ever before proved that Smoking movie stars guilty in teen Smoking. Eight American scientists from the medical school of drmota (Dartmouth Medical School DMS) have started to work with 3457-Smoking children aged between 10 and 14 years old in 1999. For the beginning of the 601 picture, released between 1988 and 1999 with smokers at least 5 times the actors, adolescents were asked to choose 50 films that they have seen. Researchers had previously counted the number of episodes with Smoking contained in each movie, and then determined how many "incidents" saw everyone from teenagers. After talking with children, scientists have left them alone for 13-26 months, and then was able to catch 2603 teenager (73% from the previous group) and re-interviewed. Читать полностью -->

When the boil

When the boilTo accelerate the maturation of abscesses, ulcers in folk medicine used: Paste of onions with milk. Baked onions. Cabbage leaves. The drug is put on a boil, cover with wax paper and secure it with a bandage. A compress made from the infusion of clover grass - 1 tablespoon to 1 Cup of boiling water infuse for 15 minutes, cool. Compress to put on a boil. Читать полностью -->

Students become ill at school

Students become ill at schoolAs reported at the medical faculty of PFUR, share healthy freshmen over the past 15 years has decreased by two and a half times, and fifth-year students in four. The most vulnerable young people are the respiratory and digestive system. Increasingly, students suffer from neuropsychiatric disorders and diseases of the cardiovascular system. Moreover, among students a lot of women with gynaecological problems. In order to detect the disease at an early stage in the analysis of urine, saliva or hair, it is necessary to establish the diagnosis system, scientists say. In other words, in University medical should appear modern test systems. Читать полностью -->

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