News related to Soma (Carisoprodol) and/or conditions it is approved for
Higher Levels Of Psychosomatic Symptoms Reported By Physically Abused Children
Source: Body Aches News From Medical News Today [2012.02.13]
Children who display multiple psychosomatic symptoms, such as regular aches and pains and sleep and appetite problems, are more than twice as likely to be experiencing physical abuse at home than children who do not display symptoms, according to a study in the March edition of Acta Paediatrica...
New Ways Of Generating Stem Cells For Patients With Dysfunctional Or Damaged Tissues And Organs
Source: Stem Cell Research News From Medical News Today [2013.05.17]
Somatic cell nuclear transfer (SCNT) is a technique in which the nucleus of a donor cell is transferred to an egg cell whose nucleus has been removed, generating embryos that are almost an identical genetic match to the donor individual. For the first time, a team of scientists has used SCNT to produce human embryonic stem cells (hESCs)...
Surprising Findings On Hypertension In Adolescents
Source: Hypertension News From Medical News Today [2013.05.07]
Teenagers with high blood pressure appear to have better psychological adjustment and enjoy higher quality of life than those with normal blood pressure, suggests a study in the May issue of Psychosomatic Medicine: Journal of Biobehavioral Medicine, the official journal of the American Psychosomatic Society...
Frequently Playing Violent Games May Desensitize Players To Physiological And Emotional Effects
Source: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia News From Medical News Today [2013.05.07]
Teenagers who are highly exposed to violent video games - three or more hours per day - show blunted physical and psychological responses to playing a violent game, reports a study in the May issue of Psychosomatic Medicine: Journal of Biobehavioral Medicine, the official journal of the American Psychosomatic Society...
Combined Liver-Kidney Transplantation May Benefit Some Patients With Complicated Childhood Polycystic Kidney Disease
Source: Liver Disease / Hepatitis News From Medical News Today [2013.04.30]
A collaborative team of physician-scientists at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Research Institute has developed a new evidence-based, clinical algorithm to help physicians treat complex patients with autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD). Their invited manuscript, written by Grzegorz Telega, M.D...
Ultraviolet B light exposure increases risk of skin cancer
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Dermatology
Inability to repair chromosomal damage caused by UV-B radiation increases risk of basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas.
Source: MedicineNet Claudication Specialty [2011.12.12]
Title: Muscle Spasms
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 6/16/2009 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/12/2011 12:00:00 AM