News tagged with pilot project
A multi-site pilot project developed by University of Alberta researchers is providing a breath of fresh air for children with asthma and severe allergies by helping them interact with peers online and boosting ...
Health May 13, 2013 | not rated yet | 0
The U.S. Marine Corps, known for turning out some of the military's toughest warriors, is studying how to make its troops even tougher through meditative practices, yoga-type stretching and exercises based ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Jan 20, 2013 | 5 / 5 (3) | 0
(AP)—Many military veterans say having music to listen to helps them deal with the stress of deployment.
Psychology & Psychiatry Dec 28, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Researchers produce a catalog of the deleterious and disease-causing genetic variants in healthy people
Researchers at Cambridge and Cardiff have found that, on average, a normal healthy person carries approximately 400 potentially damaging DNA variants and two variants known to be associated directly with disease traits. They ...
Genetics Dec 06, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
Dogs are surprisingly adept at sniffing out lung cancer, results from a pilot project in Austria published on Wednesday suggested, potentially offering hope for earlier, life-saving diagnosis.
Cancer Dec 05, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
The future of a pricey malaria program meant to provide cheap drugs for poor patients may be in jeopardy after health officials clashed over its effectiveness in two new reports.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Oct 31, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Cambodian villagers armed with a little medical know-how—and their mobile telephones—are the nation's new foot soldiers in the fight against drug-resistant malaria.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Sep 17, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Like a thief hidden in the brain, the neurodegenerative disease called Alzheimer's steals away memory as it gradually destroys brain cells, changing personalities and disrupting lives in the process.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jul 22, 2011 | not rated yet | 0 |
Pregnant women who screen positive for depression are unlikely to receive consistent treatment, researchers say.
Psychology & Psychiatry Jun 16, 2011 | not rated yet | 0