Daily Archives: 09/03/2013

Clinical overview of polymyalgia rheumatica

From epidemiology to future perspectives Summary Polymyalgia rheumatica is a chronic, inflammatory disorder of unknown cause that affects people over age 50 years. Classic symptoms include pain and long-term morning stiffness of the neck, shoulders, hips, upper arms, and thighs. Although markers of inflammation are often raised, no specific laboratory test exists for the disorder […]

SNP analysis of 5 psychiatric disorders

SNP analysis of 5 psychiatric disorders Mar 5, 2013 30 views No rating Evidence for genetic overlap Background Findings from family and twin studies suggest that genetic contributions to psychiatric disorders do not in all cases map to present diagnostic categories. We aimed to identify specific variants underlying genetic effects shared between the five disorders in […]

did princess diana suffer from bpd

Princess Diana is one of the most written-about women of our times. But a new biography says much of what we think we know about the “people’s princess” is simply not true. Billed as the ultimate Diana bio, Diana: Story of a Princess, by Phil Craig and Tim Clayton, was shipped to bookstores in plain […]