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Poly MVA

September 27, 2011

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

Radioprotection by alpha-lipoic acid palladium complex formulation (POLY-MVA) in mice.

Ramachandran L, Krishnan CV, Nair CK.


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Diabetes And Blood Sugar

September 20, 2011

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

The accord trial and control of blood glucose level in type 2 diabetes mellitus time to challenge conventional wisdom

Stephen Havas, MD, MPH, MS
Arch Intern Med. 2009;169(2):150-154 


Effectiveness of lifestyle interventions for individuals with severe obesity and type 2 diabetes

Jessica L. Unick, PHD; Daniel Beavers, PHD; John M. Jakicic, PHD; Abbas E. Kitabchi, PHD; MD; William C. Knowler, MD; DRPH; Thomas A. Wadden, PHD; Rena R. Wing, PHD 

Anxiety And Stress

September 13, 2011

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

Chronic insomnia and activity of the stress system: a preliminary study

Vgontzas AN, Tsigos C, Bixler EO, Stratakis CA, Zachman K, Kales A, Vela-Bueno A, Chrousos GP


Depression and anxiety symptoms are related to increased 24-hour urinary norepinephrine excretion amoung healthy middle-aged women

HughesJW, Watkins L, Blumenthal JA, Kuhn C, Sherwood A


Neurotransmitters excreted in the urine as biomarkers of nervous system activity: validity and clinical applicability

Marc DT, Ailts JW, Campeau DC, Bull MJ, Olson KL



Fatigue and Chronic Fatigue

September 6, 2011

Scientific Literature & Abstracts  

Impact of sleep and its disturbances on hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis activity

Marcella Balbo, Rachel Leproult, Eve Van Cauter 


Salivary cortisol response to awakening in chronic fatigue syndrome

Amanda D L Roberts, Simon Wessely, Tudie Chalder, Andrew Papadopoulos, Anthony J Cleare


Hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis dysfunction in chronic fatigue syndrome, and the effects of low-dose hydrocortisone therapy

A J Cleare, J Miell, E Heap, S Sookdeo, L Young, G S Malhi, V O'Keane


Salivary cortisol patterns in vital exhaustion

N A Nicolson, R van Diest