Παρασκευή, 28 Νοεμβρίου 2014

Supplements Don't Improve Knee Osteoarthritis

Supplements Don't Improve Knee Osteoarthritis

Taking glucosamine and chondroitin, two popular dietary supplements, doesn't significantly relieve the pain and stiffness associated with knee osteoarthritis (OA) or modify disease progression, a new study found.


Πότε υποτροπιάζουν οι ασθενείς με σκλήρυνση κατά πλάκας; | Υγεία News

Πότε υποτροπιάζουν οι ασθενείς με σκλήρυνση κατά πλάκας; | Υγεία News

Kienböck's Disease-OrthoInfo - AAOS

Kienböck's Disease-OrthoInfo - AAOS

Hand Surgery :: Άσηπτη νέκρωση μηνοειδούς (ΝΟΣΟΣ ΤΟΥ KIENBOCK)

Hand Surgery :: Άσηπτη νέκρωση μηνοειδούς (ΝΟΣΟΣ  ΤΟΥ  KIENBOCK)




Σάββατο, 15 Νοεμβρίου 2014

Στάσεις και ενστάσεις - Manual Physiotherapy Sakellariou

Από τη μικρή μας ηλικία, ακούμενα μας λένε να κρατάμε «ίσιο» , «στητό», «σωστά» το σώμα μας. Ακούγεται όμορφο , λογικό και υγιές. Τι θα γίνει όμως αν δεν κρατάμε το σώμα μας στη «σωστή» στάση; 
Στάσεις και ενστάσεις
Από τη μικρή μας ηλικία, ακούμενα μας λένε να κρατάμε «ίσιο» , «στητό», «σωστά» το σώμα μας. Ακούγεται όμορφο , λογικό και υγιές. Τι θα γίνει όμως αν δεν κρατάμε το σώμα μας στη «σωστή» στάση;


14 – Rettsyndrome.org Blog - NNZ-2566 Success Breakdown - Rettsyndrome.org

It’s been an incredible week for the Rett syndrome community with the announcement from Neuren Pharmaceuticals about its successful phase 2 NNZ-2566 Clinical Trial.

We wanted to take the time to answer one common question:
“What is this drug supposed to do for girls and women with Rett syndrome?”

Physio Health: Preventing Rotator Cuff Injuries: Advice and Exercises

Physio Health: Preventing Rotator Cuff Injuries: Advice and Exercises

Our Lives With Rett Syndrome on Vimeo

 Helping raise awareness of Rett Syndrome; a rare neurodevelopmenal disorder that affects girls almost exclusively. Featuring interviews with parents and siblings of a group of these beautiful girls who live in Perth, Western Australia.

Introduction by Dr Helen Leonard of the Telethon Institute for Child Health Research Rett Syndrome Study.

RETT EDUCATION (video)

What if you couldn’t speak and were trapped in a body you couldn’t control? Rett Syndrome is a disability that can effect children in such a way. This film is a short promo for the charity Rett Education who are trying to raise awareness and education concerning the disability.

Variants of autism-linked gene have diverse effects in mice —

Variants of autism-linked gene have diverse effects in mice —

Neuren’s NNZ-2566 successful in demonstrating clinical benefit in Rett syndrome Phase 2 trial

Neuren’s NNZ-2566 successful in demonstrating clinical 

benefit in Rett syndrome Phase 2 trial

Highlights:

• Achieved primary endpoint - both dose levels of NNZ-2566 were well tolerated after 28 days of

treatment and no safety concerns were identified

• Higher dose (70mg/kg twice daily) exceeded the pre-specified criteria for improvement in core

efficacy measures compared with placebo

• The clinical benefit in the trial encompassed core symptoms of Rett syndrome and was observed

in both clinician and caregiver assessments

• Meeting with FDA expected in Q1 2015 to discuss further development in Rett syndrome

• Results will enable applications for both Orphan Drug and Breakthrough Therapy designation