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Research Finds No Link Between Chronic Fatigue Syndrome And Retroviruses
2012-09-18 11:06:32

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A Multi-site study confirms that chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), previously documented in two separate research papers, to be associated with the XMRV and pMLV viruses, respectively, has no connection with either disease-causing virus. The causes of CFS, also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), have long puzzled scientists, until a 2009 paper in the journal Science linked it to the mouse retrovirus XMRV (xenotropic murine...

2012-08-13 14:48:54

A sedentary lifestyle is a common cause of obesity and excessive body weight and fat in turn are considered catalysts for diabetes, high blood pressure, joint damage and other serious health problems. But what if lack of exercise itself were treated as a medical condition? Mayo Clinic physiologist Michael Joyner, M.D. (http://mayoresearch.mayo.edu/mayo/research/staff/joyner_mj.cfm), argues that it should be. His commentary is published this month in The Journal of Physiology...

2012-08-02 06:24:45

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Fatigue is the most common side effect of cancer treatment, often having a negative effect on a patient's life long after therapy has been completed. "Fatigue can affect daily activities, relationships with family and friends, and limit a patient's ability to work," said Pernille Ostberg, MBA, RPh, president and CEO of Matrix Home Care, a statewide service provider. "In some cases, physical fatigue leads to mental fatigue and mood changes." While...

2012-07-30 23:00:12

Find solutions to solve work performance issues. (PRWEB) July 30, 2012 Stress and fatigue are common among employees that work on their feet, or that work at a desk, as continuous job tasks can ultimately take their toll on the body. Regardless of the industry type, if employees are working in uncomfortable environments, employers will see a decrease in employee productivity on the job. Creative Safety Supply offers a selection of ergonomic products designed for the comfort of staff, so...

Sleep Needed By Police Officers For Performance And Health Issues
2012-07-18 18:04:15

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Forget bad guys and guns: Being a police officer can be hazardous to your health in so many different ways. Researchers at the University of Iowa have found that police officers who slept for fewer than six hours per night are more susceptible to chronic fatigue and health problems, such as being overweight and contracting heart disease and diabetes. The study found that officers working the evening or night shifts were 14 times...

2012-07-16 06:27:07

KONA, Hawaii, July 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- A new multicenter study published in The Open Pain Journal (2012, 5, 32-37) showed that daily consumption of the pentose carbohydrate D-ribose (Corvalen(TM): 5 grams, 3 times a day over 3 weeks) resulted in an average energy boost of 61 percent among patients diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) and fibromyalgia (FMS). In addition, sleep, pain, mental clarity and overall well-being improved. The study, headed by board certified...

2012-06-27 06:26:12

SAN DIEGO and WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA) and Eisai Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved BELVIQ (pronounced BEL-VEEK) as an adjunct to a reduced-calorie diet and increased physical activity for chronic weight management in adult patients with an initial body mass index (BMI) of 30 kg/m2( )or greater (obese), or 27 kg/m2 or greater (overweight) in the presence of at...

2012-06-19 02:27:26

SICHUAN, China, June 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Health Resource, Inc. (OTCBB: CHRI.OB News), announced today that it has signed a new sales letter of intent (LOI) for this year for its proprietary Yishen Capsule valued at 25 million RMB; approximately $4 million USD. The LOI was signed with Pengxi Huitong Pharmaceutical Ltd. for the purchase of a total of 2,200,000 packs for delivery thru 2012. YiShen Capsules are a proprietary product of CHRI used to treat fatigue by improving...

2012-06-14 22:20:44

AMSTERDAM, June 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr Micheal Hedenus of the Haematology Unit of the Sundsval Hospital in Sweden will present promising results on a study on a single iron dose for fatigue treatment in iron deficient women at the 17th Congress of the European Hematology Association in Amsterdam. Fatigue and iron deficiency are prevalent among women of childbearing age. This randomised, placebo-controlled study evaluated the effect of a single intravenous 1.000 mg...

2012-06-11 06:23:59

3 million Canadians have a thyroid disorder -- and half don't know it GANDER, NL, June 11, 2012 /CNW/ - Among the easiest diseases to diagnose and treat are common disorders of the thyroid gland - and yet an estimated 1.5 million Canadians are unaware that symptoms they are experiencing, such as weight gain or loss, depression, forgetfulness, and fatigue may be caused by a dysfunctional thyroid.  To mark Thyroid Month in June, the Thyroid Foundation of Canada is implementing a...


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2005-05-26 12:07:27

Beryllium is the chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol Be and atomic number 4. A toxic bivalent element, beryllium is a steel grey, strong, light-weight yet brittle, alkaline earth metal, that is primarily used as a hardening agent in alloys (most notably, beryllium copper). Notable characteristics Beryllium has one of the highest melting points of the light metals. The modulus of elasticity of beryllium is approximately 1/3 greater than that of steel. It has...

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