Tuesday, August 23, 2005


Genetic Research Could Lead To New Ovarian Cancer Treatments
KSDK, MO - 16 hours ago percent. Researchers say the proteins could show doctors how the cancer is behaving so they can choose the best treatments. They

Scientists closer to disease treatments
World Peace Herald, DC - 22 hours ago SAN BRUNO, California -- Recent findings of embryonic-like stem cells in umbilical cord blood may improve treatments for such conditions as diabetes, CBR

A tale of two treatments that are drawing growing interest
Financial Times, UK - 17 hours ago Roche of Switzerland. Interest in such treatments has grown in proportion with fears of a bird flu pandemic. While medicines cannot

Scientists closer to disease treatments
Science Daily (press release) - 22 hours ago Study: Skin cells turned into stem cells (August 22, 2005) -- The controversy over embryonic stem cell research may become moot with a procedure that turns

Racial disparities closing for many medical treatments, but not
Chicago Sun-Times, United States - Aug 18, 2005 BOSTON -- The health care gap between blacks and whites is closing on many simple, cheap medical treatments, but deeper disparities stubbornly persist for more

Kidney dialysis patient who stopped in Waupun completes 500-mile
Fond du Lac Reporter, WI - Aug 22, 2005 The idea of riding to Michigan came from that. . Dow bought a recumbent bike and started riding to his treatments, a trip of 17 miles.

Cellulite treatments show promise
Contra Costa Times, CA - 3 hours ago consider unsightly. Several new treatments are in the offing that actually appear to be effective at smoothing the skin. One uses

Kimmel Center Starts on $24M Torrey Mesa Plan
San Diego Business Journal (subscription), CA - Aug 20, 2005 here. . The center is known for its mission to find nontoxic treatments for cancer, meaning remedies that do not damage healthy cells.

Racial gap in health care closing for some treatments, studies say
Winston-Salem Journal, NC - Aug 17, 2005 The health-care gap between blacks and whites is closing on many simple, cheap medical treatments, but deeper disparities persist for more complex and costly

Protein May Hold Key to Cancer Radiation Treatments
Forbes - Aug 17, 2005 WEDNESDAY, Aug. 17 (HealthDay News) -- Like other cancer treatments, radiation isn't always a cure. Tumors can come back within