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2012-04-03 11:39:44

New research published in the April issue of The Journal of Nuclear Medicine reveals that systemic inflammation causes an increase in depressive symptoms and metabolic changes in the parts of the brain responsible for mood and motivation.

2011-09-15 20:02:18

It is no easy task to preserve the delicate balance that allows us to maintain a strong immune system that can defend us from harmful pathogens, but that is sensitive enough to correctly identify and spare our own cells.

2010-06-16 22:07:46

Alcohol consumption is associated with a significantly reduced risk of developing several arthritic conditions including Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), Osteoarthritis (OA), reactive arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and spondylarthropathy.

2009-12-01 13:31:37

Overall, antipsychotic medications are reasonably effective, and fairly well tolerated treatments for mood and psychotic disorders.

2009-06-04 12:44:45

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have developed the first mouse model for auto-inflammatory diseases, disorders that involve the over-activation of the body's innate, primitive immune system.

2008-04-02 03:00:14

By Watz, Henrik Waschki, Benjamin; Boehme, Corinna; Claussen, Martin; Meyer, Thorsten; Magnussen, Helgo Rationale: Physical activity is reduced in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.