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Hormone control of hunger - YouTube

Visit us (http://www.khanacademy.org/science/healthcare-and-medicine) for health and medicine content or (http://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/mcat) for MCAT...  
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over 4 years ago
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Prion-like proteins drive several diseases of aging

Two leading neurology researchers have proposed a theory that could unify scientists' thinking about several neurodegenerative diseases and suggest therapeutic strategies to combat them.  
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over 4 years ago
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Hunger versus reward: How do anorexics control their appetite?

Many adults, regardless of their weight, resolve to avoid fatty foods and unhealthy desserts.  
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over 4 years ago
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Multitasking hunger neurons also control compulsive behaviors

In the absence of food, neurons that normally control appetite initiate complex, repetitive behaviors seen in obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), and anorexia nervosa, according to a new study...  
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over 4 years ago
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Mulling the marijuana munchies: How the brain flips the hunger switch

The 'munchies,' or that uncontrollable urge to eat after using marijuana, appear to be driven by neurons in the brain that are normally involved in suppressing appetite, according to a new study...  
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over 4 years ago
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History repeating itself: using the medicine of the past to find the treatments of the future

We look at examples of researchers studying the medicine of the past to develop treatments for the future and investigate what drives this research.  
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over 4 years ago
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Distance running may be an evolutionary 'signal' for desirable male genes

Pre-birth exposure to high levels of the male sex hormone testosterone has already been shown to confer evolutionary advantages for men: strength of sex drive, sperm count, cardiovascular...  
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over 4 years ago
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Big data key to precision medicine's success

Technological advances are enabling scientists to sequence the genomes of cancer tumors, revealing a detailed portrait of genetic mutations that drive these diseases.  
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over 4 years ago
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Cancer patients make unreasonable demands 'just 1% of the time'

Survey of cancer professionals working in outpatient care finds the idea of demanding patients is a 'myth,' negating arguments that inappropriate demand drives up costs.  
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over 4 years ago
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Use of electronic health records could drive appropriate use of diagnostic radiology

Computerized clinical decision support integrated with the electronic health record (EHR) can improve appropriate use of diagnostic radiology by a moderate amount and decrease use by a small...  
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over 4 years ago
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Intolerance of error, and blame culture, drive medical excess, say US doctors

A zero tolerance for error and uncertainty drives the culture of overdiagnosis and overtreatment, say two senior US doctors in The BMJ.  
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over 4 years ago
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Gene identified that drives aggressive form of breast cancer

Researchers have identified a gene that drives an aggressive form of “triple-negative” breast cancer, raising hope that targeting the gene could lead to new forms of treatment.  
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over 4 years ago
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New quality criteria to improve educational experience for trainee doctors

The Joint Royal Colleges of Physicians' Training Board (JRCPTB) has launched new quality criteria to enhance the educational experience of trainee doctors, drive up the quality of training...  
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over 4 years ago
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Ten measures to drive quality palliative and hospice care

Patients with serious and life-threatening illnesses may be less likely to experience unnecessary physical and emotional suffering if they receive palliative or hospice care that meets 10 key...  
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over 4 years ago
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Potential pancreatic cancer treatment could increase life expectancy

Device that drives drugs into solid tumors that are poorly vascularized opens the possibility of life-saving surgeries in cancer patientsPancreatic cancer cells are...  
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over 4 years ago
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Breastfeeding women and sex: Higher sex drive or relationship management?

Study focuses on how women experience sex after having babiesNew mothers in the Philippines spend more time in the bedroom with their partner in the first few weeks...  
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over 4 years ago
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HugeDomains.com - Edtcc.com is for sale (Edtcc)

Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's kind. Other extensions usually just drive traffic to their .com counterparts. To learn more about premium .com domain valuations, watch the video below:  
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over 4 years ago
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CardioLog Analytics and Bill Ryan Partner for Webinar: Using Analytics to Drive Social Adoption

Intlock, developer of CardioLog Analytics, partners with Digital Workplace Architect Bill Ryan for an exciting webinar covering the topics of Analytics and Social Adoption.  
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over 4 years ago
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NKT-associated hedgehog and osteopontin drive fibrogenesis in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Stream NKT-associated hedgehog and osteopontin drive fibrogenesis in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease by BMJ talk medicine from desktop or your mobile device  
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SGEM#110: I Saw the Signs of Angioedema

Guest Skeptic: Dr. Eric Schneider. Eric is a Community Emergency Medicine Physician in Kansas City, Missouri, who has a drive to bring the most pragmatic, evidence-based and cost-effective care to his patients at an inner city trauma hospital. He’s a father of three, married to a Pathologist, and an avid musician.  
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over 4 years ago