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Today's health science headlines from the sources selected by our team:

First successful vaccination against 'mad cow'-like wasting disease in deer
Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center and elsewhere say that a vaccination they have developed to fight a brain-based, wasting syndrome among deer and other animals may hold promise on two additional fronts: Protecting U.S. livestock from contracting the disease, and preventing similar brain infections in humans.
Medical Xpress - spotlight medical and health news stories, Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:16:14 GMT

Recorded Ebola deaths top 7,000
The worst Ebola outbreak on record has now killed more than 7,000 people, with many of the latest deaths reported in Sierra Leone, the World Health Organization said as United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon continued his tour of Ebola-affected countries in West Africa on Saturday.
Medical Xpress - spotlight medical and health news stories, Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:16:14 GMT

Lost memories might be able to be restored, new study indicates
New UCLA research indicates that lost memories can be restored. The findings offer some hope for patients in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease.
Medical Xpress - spotlight medical and health news stories, Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:16:14 GMT

Lost memories might be able to be restored, suggests research into marine snail
New research indicates that lost memories can be restored, according to new research into a type of marine snail called Aplysia. The findings offer some hope for patients in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease.
Health & Medicine News -- ScienceDaily, Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:32:32 GMT

Early exposure to antidepressants affects adult anxiety, serotonin transmission
Early developmental exposure to two different antidepressants, Prozac and Lexapro, has been studied by researchers in a mouse model that mimics human third trimester medication exposure. They found that, although these serotonin-selective reuptake inhibiting antidepressants were thought to work the same way, they did not produce the same long-term changes in anxiety behavior in the adult mice. About 15 percent of women in the United States suffer from anxiety disorders and depression during their pregnancies, and many are prescribed antidepressants.
Health & Medicine News -- ScienceDaily, Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:32:32 GMT

New technique reveals immune cell motion
Neutrophils, cells recruited by the immune system to fight infection, need to move through a great variety of tissues. New research shows how neutrophils move through confined spaces in the body. A new system can mimic tissues of different densities and stiffness, enabling improved development and testing of drugs.
Health & Medicine News -- ScienceDaily, Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:32:32 GMT

More Children in the U.S. Are Getting Type 1 Diabetes
Title: More Children in the U.S. Are Getting Type 1 Diabetes
Category: Health News
Created: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
MedicineNet Daily News, Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:32:32 GMT

CDC Warns of Listeria Danger From Caramel Apples
Title: CDC Warns of Listeria Danger From Caramel Apples
Category: Health News
Created: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
MedicineNet Daily News, Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:32:32 GMT

E-Cigarettes Less Addictive Than Regular Cigarettes, Study Finds
Title: E-Cigarettes Less Addictive Than Regular Cigarettes, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
MedicineNet Daily News, Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:32:32 GMT

First successful vaccination against 'mad cow'-like wasting disease in deer
(NYU Langone Medical Center / New York University School of Medicine) Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center and elsewhere say that a vaccination they have developed to fight a brain-based, wasting syndrome among deer and other animals may hold promise on two additional fronts: protecting US livestock from contracting the disease, and preventing similar brain infections in humans.
EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health, Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:32:32 GMT

Lost memories might be able to be restored, new UCLA study indicates
(University of California - Los Angeles) New UCLA brain research offers hope for patients in early stages of Alzheimer's disease that lost memories can be restored.
EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health, Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:32:32 GMT

National trial first to focus on long-term complications associated with chronic kidney disease
(UT Southwestern Medical Center) UT Southwestern will lead the first National Institutes of Health-funded, multicenter, clinical trial to address interventions for patients with multiple chronic conditions centered around kidney disease.
EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health, Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:32:32 GMT

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