Cytomegalovirus Driven Immunosenescence and Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common cause of dementia with a worldwide prevalence of about 25 million in 2010, and is expected to double by 2030 because of increased life expectancy. Cerebral amyloid-ß aggregation is the earliest recognizable pathological event in AD.

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Hidden Shame as a Cause of Violence

The psychiatrist James Gilligan (1997) contended that shame is a key but completely hidden cause of violence, based on his long experience as a prison psychiatrist. He made it a practice of questioning those prisoners who had committed murder. When he asked them why they killed, their answers were often very similar: "He dissed (disrespected) me.

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Innocence of Dieting – Anorexia Nervosa

Being vegetarian: An escape from the Anorexia Nervosa (AN). Most of the westernised people with Eating Disorder (ED) are turned into vegetarians further based on economic wealth few are vegans. Vegan diets tend to be higher in dietary fiber, magnesium, folic acid, vitamin C, vitamin E, iron and phytochemicals, and lower in calories, saturated fat, cholesterol, long-chain omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin D, calcium, zinc and vitamin B12. Well-planned vegan diets can reduce the risk of some types of chronic diseases including heart disease.

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Intermittent Ataxia

Intermittent ataxia is an abnormality in muscle coordination during walking that produces an irregular gait. The study on intermittent ataxia reveals the rare and dynamic behavior of an ependymal cyst. Ependymal cysts are rare, neuro-ectoderm derived, benign lesions; mostly diagnosed incidentally on MRI.

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Pantothenate-Kinase Associated Neurodegeneration

Pantothenate kinase associated Neurodegeneration (PKAN) is an autosomal recessive disorder caused by mutations in PKAN2 gene. In the biosynthesis of coenzyme A, Pantothenate Kinase 2 is a main regulatory enzyme and decreased levels of triglycerides, free cholesterol and cholesterol precursors were reported in PKAN Patients.

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Physical Education for Back pain in Children

Miñana-Signes V, Teacher Training Faculty, University of Valencia, has given his perspective on Back problems which have been addressed from the biomedical area traditionally. The “radiologic-anatomy model” has been considered unstable because they have failed to respond to knowledge about the source of pain or therapeutic approaches used have solved the reduced chronic pain or disability.

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Retinoblastoma

Retinoblastoma is a cancer that starts in the retina, the very back part of the eye, which is a significant cause of childhood eye cancer. Unilateral incidence occurs normally non-hereditary compared to bilateral incidence.

The severity is much lesser for unilateral compared with bilateral and trilateral incidence, but the primary stages are important to detect.

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Selfie- a New Generation Addiction Disorder

Over a period of time, technological advancement has given us new addiction disorders. Last two decades were known for computer addiction disorder and internet addiction disorders. Smartphone has intruded in our daily life so much that without which we cannot survive. Many of today generation smartphones are equipped with high resolution camera, we call it “selfie” camera.

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