Tuesday, August 23, 2005


Johnson MRI shows inflammation; next start still questionable
Fall River Herald News, MA - Aug 8, 2005 Bronx, NY (Sports Network) - New York Yankees pitcher Randy Johnson had an MRI on his sore back Monday, and it showed inflammation of the lumbar spine.

New Imaging Technology Shown To Detect Pancreatic Inflammation In
Science Daily (press release) - Aug 19, 2005 to rapid assessment of the effectiveness of therapeutic intervention - has been the lack of direct, non-invasive technologies to visualize inflammation in the

Inflammation contributes to low plasma amino acid concentrations
Am J Clin Nutr (subscription), CA - Aug 8, 2005 Background: Inflammation and malnutrition are common in chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients, and plasma concentrations of free amino acids (AAs) in these

Reaching for the wrong pills
Telegraph.co.uk, United Kingdom - 3 hours ago It works by dulling pain in the brain and offers effective, overall pain relief. However, it has no effect on inflammation, a frequent cause of pain.

Sarcopenia, obesity, and inflammation results from the Trial of
Am J Clin Nutr (subscription), CA - Aug 8, 2005 related outcomes in elders. This relation may be explained by inflammation and hemostatic abnormalities. Objectives: Our objectives

Notes: Walker out 'til September
MLB.com - 11 hours ago SAN FRANCISCO -- An MRI exam on Giants closer Tyler Walker's ailing right shoulder on Monday showed what trainers expected -- mild inflammation in the shoulder