Log in to search using one of your social media accounts:

 

Powerful anti-HIV medicine discovered in Asian herb that might out-perform all synthetic drugs

(Natural News) An evergreen plant that grows abundantly throughout Southeast Asia contains a powerful compound that outperforms a clinically-used drug against human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), a study in the Journal of Natural Compounds revealed. The plant, known as willow-leaved justicia, is native to China and is found to grow extensively in India, Sri Lanka, and Malaysia. Researchers said a newly-identified...
Source: NaturalNews.com - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Related Links:

Hawaii is preparing for possible mass evacuations near Big Island volcano, as officials are concerned about lava that is approaching a geothermal plant ‚Äč
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
ConclusionThe similarity between osteotomy planes predicted using theSignature system and osteotomy planes actually achieved was excellent for the tibia although some discrepancies were seen for the femur. The use of 3D system techniques in TKA surgery can provide accurate intraoperative guidance, especially for patients with deformed bone, tailored to individual patients and ensure better placement of the implant.
Source: Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
This study attempts to quantify the effect of sequential needle puncturing of the medial collateral ligament (MCL) using a pressure sensor insert (Verasense by OrthoSensor) and gap measurement under tension.MethodsCruciate-retaining arthroplasties were placed in 14 cadaveric knees. The MCL was elongated by step-wise perforation, in five sets of five perforations, with the use of an 18-gauge needle, followed by valgus stress. Following the fifth set of needle perforations, blade perforation was performed on the remaining tense fibers of the MCL. Following each step-wise perforation, corresponding medial compartment pressure...
Source: Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
ConclusionBCS TKA has a wide acceptable range of posterior tibial slope for avoiding knee instability if the posterior tibial slope is less than 10 °. Surgeons should prioritize avoiding adverse effects over trying to achieve positive effects such as decreasing patellofemoral contact force and quadriceps force by increasing posterior tibial slope. Our study helps surgeons determine the optimal posterior tibial slope during surgery with BCS TKA ; posterior tibial slope should not exceed 10° in routine clinical practice.
Source: Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
Source: Contact Lens and Anterior Eye - Category: Opthalmology Source Type: research
DEMENTIA symptoms can include difficulty performing familiar tasks, problems with language and disorientation in familiar places. Restlessness could also be a sign of the condition
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Source: Journal of the American Dietetic Association - Category: Nutrition Source Type: research
Source: Journal of the American Dietetic Association - Category: Nutrition Source Type: research
In the article “No Fat, No Sugar, No Salt . . . No Problem? Prevalence of ‘Low-Content’ Nutrient Claims and Their Associations with the Nutritional Profile of Food and Beverage Purchases in the United States,” published in the September 2017 issue of the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the authors and web address listed for reference 15 (p 1373) are incorrect. Reference 15 should read as follows: Muth MK, Sweitzer M, Brown D, et al. Understanding IRI household-based and store-based scanner data.
Source: Journal of the American Dietetic Association - Category: Nutrition Tags: From the Academy Source Type: research
Source: Journal of the American Dietetic Association - Category: Nutrition Source Type: research
More News: China Health | Herbs | India Health | Malaysia Health | Sri Lanka Health | Study