The Rabbit Effect

The Rabbit Effect

Discover an eye-opening and provocative new way to look at our health based on the latest groundbreaking discoveries in the science of compassion, kindness, and human connection. For all of its rigor and science, medicine is full of stories—mysteries—that doctors and research cannot explain. Patients who are biologically healthy, but feel ill. Patients who are […]

Effect of Ozone on Response to Ovalbumin & Its Modulation by Vitamins C & E in Sensitized Guinea Pigs (Report)

Effect of Ozone on Response to Ovalbumin & Its Modulation by Vitamins C & E in Sensitized Guinea Pigs (Report)

Outdoor air pollution levels have been associated with a broad spectrum of adverse health effects in individuals with asthma (1). Ozone is a potent inflammatory outdoor air pollutant that mediates many of its toxic effects through free radical reactions (2). Increased oxidative stress has been well documented to play a significant role in the initiation […]

In Vitro Effect of Four Herbal Plants on the Motility of Brugia Malayi Microfilariae.

In Vitro Effect of Four Herbal Plants on the Motility of Brugia Malayi Microfilariae.

Background & objectives: Disease burden due to lymphatic filariasis is disproportionately high despite mass drug administration with conventional drugs. Usage of herbal drugs in traditional medicine is quite well known but largely empirical. Hence the present study was designed to screen the in vitro antifilarial effect of four herbal plants on Brugia malayi. Methods: Motility […]

Effect of Efflux Pump Inhibitors on Drug Susceptibility of Ofloxacin Resistant Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Isolates (Report)

Effect of Efflux Pump Inhibitors on Drug Susceptibility of Ofloxacin Resistant Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Isolates (Report)

Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the aetiological agent of tuberculosis (TB), has re-emerged as a killer pathogen in western countries after the increase of HIV-AIDS cases and development of resistance to various anti-tubercular drugs. This increase in the number of multi-drug resistant M. tuberculosis isolates has drawn the attention towards the identification of alternate drugs like fluoroquinolones (FQs) […]

Comparison of the Effect of Preoperative Administration of Ringer's Solution, Normal Saline and Hypertonic Saline 5% on Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting: A Randomized, Double Blinded Clinical Study (Clinical Report)

Comparison of the Effect of Preoperative Administration of Ringer’s Solution, Normal Saline and Hypertonic Saline 5% on Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting: A Randomized, Double Blinded Clinical Study (Clinical Report)

Byline: Sayyed Morteza Heidari, Hamid Saryazdi, Amir Shafa and Reza Arefpour Abstract

In Vitro Synergistic Effect of Doxycycline & Ofloxacin in Combination with Ethanolic Leaf Extract of Vangueria Spinosa Against Four Pathogenic Bacteria (Report)

In Vitro Synergistic Effect of Doxycycline & Ofloxacin in Combination with Ethanolic Leaf Extract of Vangueria Spinosa Against Four Pathogenic Bacteria (Report)

The increasing and indiscriminate use of antibiotics and poor patient compliance have led to the development of bacterial resistance to antibiotics. The use of synergistic combinations in antimicrobial chemotherapy is often used commercially for the treatment of various infections. Traditional healers often use combinations of plants to treat or cure diseases. Vangueria spinosa Roxb. (Rubiaceae) […]