Archive: 05/29/2007

Dentists need more training in oral cancer detection

More than 92 percent of Illinois dentists provide oral cancer examinations for their patients, but many are not performing the procedures thoroughly or at optimum intervals, according to a new University of Illinois at Chicago ...

May 29, 2007
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Eavesdropping comes naturally to young song sparrows

Long before the National Security Agency began eavesdropping on the phone calls of Americans, young song sparrows were listening to and learning the tunes sung by their neighbors.

May 29, 2007
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Astronomers Map Action in the Cosmic Suburbs

A group of Hawaii and California astronomers led by Lori Lubin of the University of California, Davis, and Roy Gal of the University of Hawaii at Manoa has mapped, for the first time, where the action is in ...

May 29, 2007
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Better Insight into Brain Anatomical Structures

Magnetic resonance imaging is a very effective method for revealing anatomical details of soft tissues. Contrast agents can help to make these images even clearer and allow physiological processes to be followed in real time. ...

May 29, 2007
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Ground breaking research to end in tears

University of Western Sydney researcher, Associate Professor Tom Millar has approached the problem of dry eyes from a new perspective. He re-examined the structure and function of natural tears to find new clues for creating ...

May 29, 2007
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A new zest for life

[B]How the treatment of common thyroid disease reduces tiredness and the risk factors for heart disease[/B] Putting on weight and feeling lethargic? Then new research from Newcastle University and funded by Gateshead NHS ...

May 29, 2007
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