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Musculoskeletal

Musculoskeletal2019-07-25T01:28:34-05:00 In SMA, muscle weakness can cause several complications. These complications are referred to as orthopedic or musculoskeletal issues. Common musculoskeletal issues include:Contractures, which limit the range of motion in a joint.Bone fractures.Hip dislocation.Spinal deformities, such as scoliosis and kyphosis, or a combination of the two. These spinal deformities can lead to excessive pressure on hips and buttocks, causing skin breakdown. Scoliosis can also impair lung function by restricting motion of the chest and diaphragm during breathing.Spinal deformity can be treated through modification of the wheel chair seating system, and use of braces. If severe, doctors may recommend surgery to...

Advances in Breast Cancer ResearchNational Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health

A polyploid giant cancer cell (PGCC) from triple-negative breast cancer. Credit: National Cancer Institute NCI-funded researchers are working to advance our understanding of how to prevent, detect, and treat breast cancer. They are also looking at how to address disparities and improve quality of life for survivors of the disease. This page highlights some of the latest research in breast cancer, including clinical advances that may soon translate into improved care, NCI-supported programs that are fueling progress, and research findings from recent studies. On This Page Early Detection of Breast Cancer Breast cancer is one of a few cancers for...

Advances in Leukemia ResearchNational Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health

Human cells with acute myelocytic leukemia. Credit: National Cancer Institute NCI-funded researchers are working to advance our understanding of how to treat leukemia. With advances in both targeted therapies and immunotherapies, leukemia treatment has the potential to become more effective and less toxic. This page highlights some of the latest research in leukemia, including clinical advances that may soon translate into improved care and research findings from recent studies. On This Page Leukemia Treatment for Adults The mainstays of leukemia treatment for adults have been chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and . Over the last two decades, have also become part of...

Advances in Prostate Cancer ResearchNational Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health

Nanoparticles are tested as a means to deliver drugs to prostate cancer cells. Credit: National Cancer Institute NCI-funded researchers are working to advance our understanding of how to prevent, detect, and treat prostate cancer. Most men diagnosed with prostate cancer will live a long time, but challenges remain in choosing the best treatments for individuals at all stages of the disease. This page highlights some of the latest research in prostate cancer, including clinical advances that may soon translate into improved care, NCI-supported programs that are fueling progress, and research findings from recent studies. On This Page Diagnosing Prostate Cancer...

What is CPR?

The AHA develops science-based CPR guidelines, and is the leader in first aid, CPR, and AED training. All recommendations below are based on the . CPR CPR – or Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation – is an emergency lifesaving procedure performed when the heart stops beating. Immediate CPR can double or triple chances of survival after cardiac arrest. Why Is CPR Important? Keeping the blood flow active – even partially – extends the opportunity for a successful resuscitation once trained medical staff arrive on site. Chain of Survival CPR is a critical step in the AHA’s Chain of Survival. The term Chain of...

Manganese

Fact Sheet for Health Professionals Have a question?Ask ODS: Table of ContentsIntroduction Manganese is an essential trace element that is naturally present in many foods and available as a dietary supplement. Manganese is a cofactor for many enzymes, including manganese superoxide dismutase, arginase, and pyruvate carboxylase [,]. Through the action of these enzymes, manganese is involved in amino acid, cholesterol, glucose, and carbohydrate metabolism; reactive oxygen species scavenging; bone formation; reproduction; and immune response []. Manganese also plays a role in blood clotting and hemostasis in conjunction with vitamin K []. Manganese is absorbed in the small intestine through an...