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Diagnosis of mental retardation

Issues related to the diagnosis and assessment of mental deficiency, psychiatrists decide on the basis of all available data, clinical. Patopsihologicheskogo and paraclinical studies. The task of the pediatrician - as soon as possible to draw attention to deviations in the mental development of the child and send him to…

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Kidney Cancer – Symptoms

Clinical symptoms of kidney cancer are varied. Triad of symptoms - hematuria, swelling and pain - occurs in advanced stages of the disease. Much more often the disease is asymptomatic and diagnosed incidentally in connection with the treatment of the patient to the doctor for another reason or during clinical…

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Anxiety disorder

Currently became widely recognized view that anxiety disorders - a group of friends, but at the same time different psychopathological conditions. It is reflected in the relatively small changes in the basic categorization of anxiety disorders that have been made ​​in the fourth revision of the "Guide to the Diagnostic…

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Metastatic Prostate Cancer – Treatment

By the definition of locally advanced and metastatic prostate cancer not amenable to radical treatment.Historically, the majority of patients were submitted to it with this form of the disease. Nevertheless, with the advent of PSA screening era, the situation has changed for the better, however, in spite of this, the…

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Endocrine disruptors cause fatty liver

Exposure to low doses of hormone-disrupting chemicals early in life can alter gene expression in the liver as well as liver function, increasing the susceptibility to obesity and other metabolic diseases in adulthood, a new study finds. Results of the animal study were presented at the Endocrine Society's 97th annual…

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Global health experts call into question cancer data

Global health experts believe the current data on cancer prevalence Cancer data compiled by the World Health Organisation's (WHO) GLOBOCAN project has huge global influence and is used by Governments and international NGOs to determine health and funding priorities in sub-Saharan Africa. However, no independent evaluation of the data has…

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Significant findings in U.S. national institutes of health’s

Pluristem's PLX-R18 cells for treatment of acute radiation syndrome. Pluristem Therapeutics Inc., a leading developer of placenta-based cell therapy products, has announced the positive results of a recently completed trial conducted by the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) to evaluate PLX-R18 cells to treat bone marrow damaged by exposure…

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Ebola teaches us public health preparedness

To reach this goal as quickly as possible, resources have shifted from rapidly building infrastructure to finding and managing new cases, ensuring safe burials and engaging communities, says the latest World Health Organization (WHO) situation report on Ebola.WHO are leading case management, case finding, lab and contact tracing, the International…

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Catching the drinking game bug

Why you might get more than you bargained for playing 'beer pong. When the conversation fades and the food runs out, exuberant partygoers might turn to drinking games for their postprandial entertainment. But, be warned the ever-popular sport of "beer pong" could give you a little more than you bargained…

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