Although the disease can not be cured, its symptoms with a variety of medications, including anti-inflammatory drugs and specific moisture therapies for drought can be minimized. A new analytical technique called surface enhanced laser desorption / ionization time-of – flight mass spectrometry , the researchers identified about 10 protein biomarkers that appear specific to the Sjogren’s.. According to study leader Naohisa Tomosugi, Kanazawa Medical University in Japan, the new painless technique would require that the patient is discharged, as a single teardrop, collected in a doctor’s office with special filter paper. The teardrop shape would be the laboratory for newly discovered protein biomarkers and the results can be analyzed in less than an hour, says Tomosugi.
The Department of Veterans Affairs in the fiscal year that 30th September 2005 ended, denied admission to the medical insurance for 263,257 higher income veterans without service-related injuries or diseases as part of efforts to reduce the cost, the AP / Los Angeles Times reported continued. VA enrollment for such veterans in January 2003. At the time, VA estimated that the suspension would affect about 522,000 veterans through FY 2005 for a savings of $ 780 million, Lane Evans , a member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee that additional veterans not enroll enroll because they know that they do not qualify for health insurance were under suspension.‘May be hyperthyroidism with various syndromes and conditions linked to cerebrovascular disease in young adults associated,’said Lin. ‘However, only case reports or case series have been found in the literature, and the causal connections could not be prepared. ‘. Other authors include main author Jau – Jiaun Sheu says, and Jiunn – Horng Kang, and Hsiu – Chen Lin.