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HIIT programs show benefits for those with Down syndrome

HIIT programs show benefits for those with Down syndrome

HIIT programs show benefits for those with Down syndrome HIIT programs show benefits for those with Down syndrome Credit: Photo courtesy of the Department of Kinesiology/UGA Incorporating high-intensity interval training, or HIIT, into exercise programs for individuals with Down syndrome may help achieve critical health outcomes in a more time-efficient …

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    Researchers detangle protein interaction implicated in Down syndrome and Alzheimer’s

    Researchers detangle protein interaction implicated in Down syndrome and Alzheimer

    Researchers detangle protein interaction implicated in Down syndrome and Alzheimer’s Researchers detangle protein interaction implicated in Down syndrome and Alzheimer’s The powerful biomolecular NMR spectrometers at the University of Arizona have allowed scientists to gain molecular details of the interaction between RCAN1 and calcineurin, two proteins that have long been …

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      Reduced-dose prasugrel efficacious for acute coronary syndrome

      Reduced-dose prasugrel efficacious for acute coronary syndrome

      Reduced-dose prasugrel efficacious for acute coronary syndrome Reduced-dose prasugrel efficacious for acute coronary syndrome (HealthDay)—For elderly or low-weight patients with acute coronary syndrome (ACS), a reduced dose of prasugrel is efficacious compared with ticagrelor, according to a study published online July 21 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Maurizio Menichelli, …

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        Discovery of new disease-susceptibility gene for steroid-sensitive nephrotic syndrome

        Discovery of new disease-susceptibility gene for steroid-sensitive nephrotic syndrome

        Discovery of new disease-susceptibility gene for steroid-sensitive nephrotic syndrome Discovery of new disease-susceptibility gene for steroid-sensitive nephrotic syndrome Figure 1: Manhattan Plot of the Genome-wide Association Study:The vertical axis shows the P values (-log10) for each SNP, obtained from the GWAS of healthy participants and patients with steroid-sensitive nephrotic syndrome. …

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          New study finds that menopause increases risk of metabolic syndrome

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          New study finds that menopause increases risk of metabolic syndrome New study finds that menopause increases risk of metabolic syndrome Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Perimenopause is a time when women become more vulnerable to a number of health problems. A new study based on data from the Canadian Longitudinal Study …

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            Rutgers co-leads first nationwide study of COVID-19 related multiple inflammatory syndrome

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            Rutgers co-leads first nationwide study of COVID-19 related multiple inflammatory syndrome Rutgers co-leads first nationwide study of COVID-19 related multiple inflammatory syndrome Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Parents and clinicians need to be aware in looking for symptoms of multiple inflammatory syndrome (MIS-C) in children who have been diagnosed or exposed …

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              Researchers find potential treatment for Rett Syndrome

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              Researchers find potential treatment for Rett Syndrome Researchers find potential treatment for Rett Syndrome Credit: CC0 Public Domain An experimental cancer drug can extend the life of mice with Rett Syndrome, a devastating genetic disorder that afflicts about one of every 10,000 to 15,000 girls within 6 to 18 months …

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