Marathon Rotary Club

Wednesday, 12:15pm Meeting at the Marathon Yacht Club


They take into account about a third of all brain tumors.

They take into account about a third of all brain tumors, and hold the highest mortality and incidence rate among primary brain cancer patients, creating an urgent need for effective treatments. Certain antidepressants already in the market could lower the chance of gliomas, but there’s been little evidence to aid their use in individuals. Now, scientists at EPFL can see that tricyclic antidepressants combined with anticoagulant drugs can actually decelerate gliomas by causing the cancer cells to eat themselves.Your skin responds by narrowing its arteries in order to constrict the way to obtain bloodstream and retain body heat . The reverse of this activity then occurs, called vasodilatation, where arteries are widened and even more bloodstream flows to the surface of the skin. This process is very important to rewarming the skin and keeping it healthful. In extreme cold, and particularly if bare skin is open to the elements, the frosty is usually overpowering, disrupting blood circulation leading to frostbite or swelling . The lack of warm blood achieving the skin can enhance tissue freezing and damage. Cold weather is a concern for older people also, with Age group UK estimating that several thousand die every year from the cold, independent of infection, although recent numbers suggest this has fallen in 2013/14 because of milder climate.