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2012-09-09 09:07:25

An estimated 25% of all professional volleyball players surveyed as part of a recent study demonstrated symptoms associated with a shoulder artery injury that could cause irreversible damage to a person's fingers.

2012-08-29 07:55:49

The analysis of data from two Swedish registries was presented by Dr Anders Ulvenstam, and suggests that the reduction is due to improvements in AMI care.

2012-08-27 19:42:38

Successive, vigorous bouts of leg compressions following a stroke appear to trigger natural protective mechanisms that reduce damage.

2012-08-27 19:36:41

A multi-institutional research team has developed a method for embedding networks of biocompatible nanoscale wires within engineered tissues.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.