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Advances in egg freezing techniques are producing pregnancy rates and healthy babies comparable to the rates seen with in vitro fertilization (IVF) using fresh eggs, according to a recent report by the American Society for ...
Obstetrics & gynaecology Nov 06, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
State funding of stem cell research at the UConn Health Center has led one research team to the discovery of a new type of RNA that could one day result in the successful treatment of devastating congenital disorders such ...
Medical research Oct 29, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Antibiotics are the first line of defense against many infections. But for some individuals, treatment with certain antibiotics can bring on a new set of health problems, including serious liver damage.
Medical research Sep 13, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress)—The Lifestyle Modification Clinic at the University of Connecticut Health Center offers patients an alternative to the typical weight loss programs or fad diets.
Health Aug 24, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- The American Medical Association is acknowledging the growing evidence of health problems associated with exposure to artificial light, and is taking action that could lead to more government funding of ...
Cancer Jun 21, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Two prominent University of Connecticut Health Center researchers are adding their voices to a chorus of other national experts who are questioning proposed changes regarding substance abuse guidelines ...
Addiction Jun 11, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- If youre an average person (not from Lake Wobegon) you breathe in about 900 times an hour. You probably dont think about it much, but Daniel Mulkey does. He studies what ...
Sleep apnea May 16, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Daylight saving time is a good reminder of something most of us already know but are unwilling to admit: We need more sleep.
Health Mar 08, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- The typical response to the word exercise is negative, especially for non-exercisers. They think of the phrase no pain, no gain and assume this is the effort needed ...
Health Feb 28, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
The substitution of brand-name antiepileptic drugs with cheaper generic equivalents has been an ongoing point of contention among doctors, federal officials and people with epilepsy.
Medications Feb 17, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
Most people only think about drinking water when they are thirsty; but by then it may already be too late.
Health Feb 17, 2012 | 4.7 / 5 (3) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- When it comes to offering healthy food in the local corner store, supply can impact demand, according to a study by University of Connecticut researchers. The study, published in the journal Public Health Nutrition, found that when corner stores stocke ...
Health Feb 14, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Q: Facebook? Twitter? Gmail? A: None of the above.
Other Feb 08, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Throughout the world, although teenage boys are exposed to more violence than girls, girls tend to be more negatively affected by these experiences than boys. A new study shows the specific ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Jan 23, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Can obesity be taxed away? Several UConn professors think that taxing fattening foods can help but not in the way many people would expect. Instead of trying to make unhealthy foods prohibitively ...
Health Jan 11, 2012 | 2 / 5 (1) | 0