Femtosecond laser used by ophthalmologists for years in refractive surgery.

Femtosecond laser used by ophthalmologists for years in refractive surgery, such as LASIK in corneal transplants, and other methods. In 2009 a new type of femtosecond laser that could reach deep enough into the eye was used for cataract removal approved by the FDA. In addition to Dr. Culbertson and Dr. Packer presentations, important meetings are on the subject at the Academy 2011 Annual Meeting , a special session of the Sunday afternoon program, Spotlight on Femtosecond – Assisted Cataract Surgery: The Tough Questions, Femtosecond Laser Cataract Surgery: the future, a video presentation, and two new training courses.

‘For our experiment, we exposed the pregnant mice and lead by extension, to varying their babies through their drinking water, ‘said Fox.What happened with the mice surprised Fox and his team first the prenatally exposed mice were in developing countries equal. Rate as their control counterparts, but after a year, take some surprising changes began. Continue reading Femtosecond laser used by ophthalmologists for years in refractive surgery.

A new study finds.

Five weeks. Alleviates pain of chemotherapyThe antidepressant duloxetine known commercially as helped helped relieve painful tingling feelings are caused by chemotherapy in 59 % of patients, a new study finds. This is the first clinical study an effective treatment for an effective treatment for this pain.

Often Smith adds to avoid tell patients their doctors about pain because they do not want their chemotherapy dose reduced. Sometimes make sometimes make this trade-off you They will not give up, the chemotherapy and decide they ‘d rather have this pain which is to make a terrible compromise, says Smith. Continue reading A new study finds.

Navigating the health care system: perceptions of patients with chronic pain.

7 Dewar AL, Gregg K, White MI, Lander J. Navigating the health care system: perceptions of patients with chronic pain. Chronic diseases in Canada 2009; 29:162-168.2006:6 , 591-6018 International Diabetes Federation. Diabetes Atlas. Last accessed in July 2010.9 Consumer Health Sciences / Kantar Health. The Pain Market: EU Core Therapeutic report. National Health and Wellness Survey 201010 PACE. Parallels pain report. PACE is an educational program initiated and funded by Pfizer Ltd.Source: PfizerA new report by in the European Parliament shows inefficiencies brought to life for the treatment of chronic pain result in rising health care costs and prolonged patient suffering.

Bush added adding that Ghana and the U.S. Have protected hundreds of thousands of people from malaria and that the two countries to start this month distributing medicines to eight million people under an initiative against neglected tropical diseases (White House release[ appeal 1 is], Kufuor said, in Africa, received strong support from Ghana , PMI very welcome and that the country hope[ s] to[ the funding] go even further by enabling technologies and scientific research (White House release[2]. Continue reading Navigating the health care system: perceptions of patients with chronic pain.