Vidyya Medical News Service
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Volume 5 Issue 227 Published - 14:00 UTC 08:00 EST 15-Aug-2003 Next Update - 14:00 UTC 08:00 EST 16-Aug-2003
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West Nile Virus activity --- United States, August 7--13, 2003
This report summarizes West Nile virus (WNV) surveillance data reported to CDC through ArboNET as of 3 a.m., Mountain Daylight Time, August 13, 2003.  more

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Rush studying the role of intra abdominal fat in coronary artery disease risk in women
Researchers at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center are following middle-aged women from the Southside of Chicago to determine if the location of the fat in their bodies affects their risk for coronary artery disease. more

 


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Brain patterns the same whether doing or just watching
New findings from a Queen's behavioural expert in eye/hand movement provide the first direct evidence that our brain patterns are similar whether we are actually doing something or simply watching someone else do it.  more

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Labeling changes for drug products that contain salmeterol
The products affected by these changes are Serevent Inhalation Aerosol, Serevent Diskus, and Advair Diskus. more

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Interstitial Cystitis Study Finds Limited Benefit in Two Oral Drugs
An 18-month pilot study of two commonly available treatments has shown no significant benefit in patients with interstitial cystitis (IC). more

 
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