New Study by USC Eye Institute Shows Ranibizumab Reverses Vision Loss in Working-Age U.S. Hispanic and Non-Hispanic Whites Suffering from Diabetic Eye Disease

New Study by USC Eye Institute Shows Ranibizumab Reverses Vision Loss in Working-Age U.S. Hispanic and Non-Hispanic Whites Suffering from Diabetic Eye Disease
Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 18, 2015 Ranibizumab, a prescription drug commonly used to treat age-related vision loss, also reverses vision loss caused by diabetes among Hispanic and non-Hispanic whites, according to a new study led by investigators from the University of Southern California (USC) Eye Institute. Diabetic retinopathy and diabetic macular edema are ...

A Recent Study on Obesity and Genetics in Nature Shows a Stronger Correlation Between the Two, But Calories Still Count Say Calories In, Calories Out Cookbook Authors

A Recent Study on Obesity and Genetics in Nature Shows a Stronger Correlation Between the Two, But Calories Still Count Say Calories In, Calories Out Cookbook Authors
Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) February 18, 2015 A new study published in the journal Nature found that genetics plays a bigger role in the development of obesity than was previously thought. Researchers from the University of Michigan unveiled the results of a genome-wide association study looking at body mass index (BMI), a common measure of obesity, ...

Business Trends for 2015 and Workplace Depression Study Showcase Need for Workplace Chaplaincy

Business Trends for 2015 and Workplace Depression Study Showcase Need for Workplace Chaplaincy
Plano, Texas (PRWEB) January 12, 2015 Trends for 2015 and Workplace Depression Study Showcase the Need for Workplace Chaplaincy Two new studies for business trends in 2015 and workplace depression mirror the need for the unique strategic initiative of Marketplace Chaplains, the country’s largest and original workplace chaplaincy organization, which provides help and hope ...

New Stanford Study Could Lead To Blood Test That Predicts How Well A Patient Will Recover From Surgery

New Stanford Study Could Lead To Blood Test That Predicts How Well A Patient Will Recover From Surgery
Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) February 03, 2015 Findings from a recent study out of Stanford University Medical School published in the September 24, 2014 issue of Science Translational Medicine have led researchers to believe that a cluster of immune cells may hold the key to predicting how well an individual patient may recover from surgery. ...

New Study Shows Promise for Rhythm-Based Music Listening Therapy to Help Children with Special Health Care Needs

New Study Shows Promise for Rhythm-Based Music Listening Therapy to Help Children with Special Health Care Needs
Ogden, Utah (PRWEB) February 04, 2015 The informal study released today was conducted by Lori Riggs, M.A., CCC/SLP and the National Association for Child Development examined the effects of inTime on children with special health care needs. 37 children participated in the study who had previously completed The Listening Program®. The purpose was to investigate ...

ACM Plans Evening Program to Boost Science Study by Girls

ACM Plans Evening Program to Boost Science Study by Girls
Cumberland, MD (PRWEB) February 03, 2015 Girls 2 Scientists, an event to encourage more girls to study the sciences and pursue rewarding careers in biology, chemistry, physics, forestry, nanotechnology, biotechnology and environmental science, will take place Friday, Feb. 20, at Allegany College of Maryland. This evening program, designed to show girls that the science ...

Study: Rates of Oral HPV Infection Increase with Age; The Center for the Biology of Chronic Disease (CBCD) Reviews the Study

Study: Rates of Oral HPV Infection Increase with Age; The Center for the Biology of Chronic Disease (CBCD) Reviews the Study
Rochester, NY (PRWEB) January 31, 2015 “Infected with the human papillomavirus (HPV)? The Center for the Biology of Chronic Disease (CBCD), which tested the formula of Novirin and Gene-Eden-VIR in two post-marketing clinical studies, recommends taking these natural antiviral supplements,” says Greg Bennett, CBCD. Higher rates of oral HPV infection are seen in men ...

Study: EBV May Lead to Blindness; The Center for the Biology of Chronic Disease (CBCD) Reviews the Study

Study: EBV May Lead to Blindness; The Center for the Biology of Chronic Disease (CBCD) Reviews the Study
Rochester, NY (PRWEB) January 29, 2015 “Infected with the Epstein Barr Virus (EBV)? The Center for the Biology of Chronic Disease (CBCD), which tested the formula of Novirin and Gene-Eden-VIR in two post-marketing clinical studies, recommends taking these natural antiviral supplements.” – Greg Bennett, CBCD An infection with the Epstein Barr Virus (EBV), which ...

Study Published in Journal of the National Cancer Institute Demonstrates High Heritability of Volumetric Breast Density

Study Published in Journal of the National Cancer Institute Demonstrates High Heritability of Volumetric Breast Density
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (PRWEB) January 26, 2015 A study published in Journal of the National Cancer Institute (JNCI), demonstrates the high heritability of volumetric breast density and validates the genetic influence of breast density on breast cancer risk. (DOI:10.1093/jnci/dju334). Conducted by the Karolinska Institute in Sweden, the article, “Volumetric mammographic density: heritability and association with ...

Surprising Fact: HSV-2 Can Cause Painful Sores in Both the Genitals and in the Throat; The Center for the Biology of Chronic Disease Comments on a New Study

Surprising Fact: HSV-2 Can Cause Painful Sores in Both the Genitals and in the Throat; The Center for the Biology of Chronic Disease Comments on a New Study
Rochester, NY (PRWEB) January 23, 2015 “Infected with the herpes virus (HSV-1, or HSV-2)? The CBCD, which conducted two separate post-marketing clinical studies on the natural, antiviral formula of Novirin and Gene-Eden-VIR recommends taking either Novirin or Gene-Eden-VIR to help the immune system target the latent HSV.” – Greg Bennett, CBCD Surprisingly, the herpes ...