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New Scientist Tipsheet for 3-18-2000

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Article ID: 17807

Blood-Pressure Study Challenges Earlier Findings

University of California, Irvine

Most older patients with high blood pressure have higher than normal readings of systolic or upper pressure but normal lower or diastolic readings, a UC Irvine College of Medicine study has found.

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Article ID: 17804

Fossils: Common Ancestry of Monkeys, Apes and Humans

Northern Illinois University

Scientists have discovered skeletal parts of an extinct primate that documents an early phase in the evolution of monkeys, apes and humans (Nature, 3-15-00).

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Article ID: 17803

Discovery of Tiny, Thumb-Length Primate Fossils

Northern Illinois University

Fossils of 45-million-year-old, thumb-length primates, recovered from China, easily represent the smallest known primates, with one species estimated to have weighed 10 grams (Journal of Human Evolution, 3-16-00).

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Article ID: 17665

From Smoking to Sumatriptan: Impacts of Drug Metabolism

KM Communications (KMC) (out of business)

Pharmacologists from across the country and around the world will offer more than 350 presentations during the American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics annual meeting March 15-18 in Los Angeles.

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Article ID: 17685

Focusing Patient Care on Nonsurgical Alternatives

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

Today's orthopaedic surgeon has a wide variety of nonsurgical alternatives to help patients with degenerative and posttraumatic conditions that affect the musculoskeletal system of bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles and nerves.

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Article ID: 17684

New Quit Strategy Offers Smokers More Pleasure

KM Communications (KMC) (out of business)

By targeting the enzyme that metabolizes nicotine, researchers at the University of Toronto have devised a new strategy to wean smokers from cigarettes.

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Nonoperative Treatments for Knee Osteoarthritis

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

As many as 36 million people in the United States have some form of arthritis or joint inflammation; treatments for osteoarthritis range from medications to joint replacement surgery.

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Article ID: 17650

Wrist Fracture Risk in Women

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

Distal radius (wrist) fractures in older women often are indicators of osteoporotic bone, reports a study at the 67th annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

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Article ID: 17638

Improved Function after Hallux Valgus Surgery

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

A multi-center outcomes study found pain, function, shoe comfort and patient satisfaction are significantly improved after hallux valgus surgery to correct bunions, a bony prominence on the big toe.

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