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Research & Reviews  284 results

Fluid Restriction Negatively Influences Perceived Morning Alertness and Visuomotor Abil...
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Benjamin CL, Norton EP et. al.

Jan 12th, 2022 - The purpose of this study was to assess the effect of two fluid intake protocols on alertness and reaction time before and after fluid intake. Healthy college-age males (n = 12) followed two fluid intake protocols on separate occasions: (1) prescr...

Diagnosis of bovine gastrointestinal parasites: comparison of different techniques and ...
Annals of Parasitology; Akande F, Alohutade M

Dec 26th, 2021 - Cattle are important livestock species for protein and income supply. But disease agents, including gastrointestinal (GI) parasites, hinder their productivity. For effective GI parasites control, there is need for rapid, highly sensitive and speci...

Cross-cultural variation in thirst perception in hot-humid and hot-arid environments: E...
American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal ... Rosinger AY, Bethancourt HJ et. al.

Dec 24th, 2021 - Thirst is an evolved central homeostatic feedback system that helps regulate body water for survival. Little research has examined how early development and exposure to extreme environments and water availability affect thirst perception, particul...

Urine specific gravity to identify and predict hydration need in ALS.
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis & Frontotemporal Degeneration; Waheed W, Khan F et. al.

Dec 18th, 2021 - Introduction: Multiple factors contribute to increased risk of dehydration in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), which contributes to shortened survival independent of nutritional status. The assessment of hydration by doubly labeled water is re...

A clinical survey of dehydration during winter training in elite fencing athletes.
The Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness; Eda N, Azuma Y et. al.

Dec 17th, 2021 - Fencing is suggested as one of the most dangerous sporting events in terms of dehydration because of the uniform and gear covering the entire body. We aimed to elucidate the change in hydration status before and after training in elite fencing ath...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  16 results

Vitamin C 4 Care Homes

Nov 16th, 2021 - This is a pilot dose-finding study comprising 20 older people ENRICH-listed care home residents (aged 65+). The feasibility of a larger study and a future trial recruitment will also be assessed. The investigators will invite care homes to partici...

Validation of a Urine Assay to Measure Tenofovir Levels in Patients Taking Tenofovir Alafenamide

Sep 30th, 2021 - Primary Objectives: 1a) To determine how long TFV is excreted in the urine in patients at steady state of TAF/FTC. Ten healthy subjects will be given seven daily doses of TAF/FTC under direct observation to ensure adherence. Morning urine and plas...

Variation in Urine Electrolytes, pH and Specific Gravity Throughout the Day

Feb 21st, 2021 - 20 subjects will be recruited and consented in the Urology Clinic office. Subjects will complete a questionnaire asking about weight, height, history of kidney stones, whether they are on any diuretics, medications that alter urine chemistries, or...

Military Alerting System for Monitoring Body Temperature During Active Cooling

Dec 21st, 2020 - The study will be completed in the following timeline: Visit 1: Baseline and VO2max Testing Visit 2-4: Trial 1, 2 and 3 Visit specific information is described below, however, specific data collection protocols for dependent variables and procedur...

Detection and Management of Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) in Low and Low Middle Income Countries: A Pilot Feasibility Project

Jul 28th, 2020 - This feasibility study will be conducted at 4 international sites located in Asia (Dhahran, Nepal); Africa (Blantyre, Malawi and Kilimanjaro, Tanzania) and Latin America (Cochabamba, Bolivia). Each site comprises a cluster (including 3-4 health ce...

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News  9 results

Apples, Berries, and Tea: Flavanols Effective for BP Lowering?

Oct 23rd, 2020 - Dr Gunter Kuhnle A high intake of dietary flavanols, compounds found in plant-based foods, is associated with significantly lower systolic and diastolic blood pressure, new research shows. The results reinforce the message that dietary interventio...

Apples, Berries, and Tea: Flavanols Effective for BP Lowering?

Oct 23rd, 2020 - Dr Gunter Kuhnle A high intake of dietary flavanols, compounds found in plant-based foods, is associated with significantly lower systolic and diastolic blood pressure, new research shows. The results reinforce the message that dietary interventio...

In newborns, concentrated urine helps rule out UTI
M. Alexander Otto

Aug 8th, 2019 - SEATTLE – The more concentrated urine is in newborns, the more you can trust negative nitrite tests to rule out urinary tract infections, according to investigators at the University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston. M.

Elusive Diagnosis of Acute Intermittent Porphyria in a Teenage Girl

Dec 6th, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Abdominal pain and hyponatremia in a 16-year-old girl with constipation and disordered eating confounded the diagnosis of a much less common condition, acute intermittent porphyria (AIP), according to a case report publ...

Drink More Water, Lose More Weight? A Study in Overweight Teens

Jul 26th, 2017 - Is Increased Water Intake Associated With Teen Weight Loss? Many professionals recommend increasing daily water intake as a method to limit weight gain, although the practice has little experimental data to support it.[1] The theory that increasin...

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