• 'Bubble kid' success puts gene therapy back on track

    RESEARCH Mar 19, 2015 | 23:25 pm

    'Bubble kid' success puts gene therapy back on track MOST parents dream of a 5-week-old baby who sleeps through the night, but Aga Warnell knew something was wrong. Her baby, Nina, just wasn't hungry in the way her other daughters had been.Within weeks, Nina became very ill, says her[…]

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  • Bartter Syndrome and Gitelman Syndrome

    RESEARCH Dec 28, 2014 | 17:21 pm

    Bartter Syndrome and Gitelman Syndrome  Bartter syndrome and Gitelman syndrome are characterized by fluid, electrolyte, urinary, and hormonal abnormalities, including renal K, Na, Cl, and H wasting; hypokalemia; hyperreninemia and hyperaldosteronism without hypertension; and metabolic alkalosis. Findings include electrolyte, growth, and sometimes neuromuscular abnormalities. Diagnosis[…]

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  • The Salty Six: Six Foods That Load Your Diet With Salt

    NUTRITION Dec 28, 2014 | 17:05 pm

    The Salty Six: Six Foods That Load Your Diet With Salt Eating too many salty foods can create all sorts of health problems, including high blood pressure. What you may not know is that a lot of common foods are packed with excess sodium.“Excess sodium in our diets has less to[…]

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  • Top 10 Vegetables Highest in Potassium

    NUTRITION Dec 28, 2014 | 17:00 pm

    Top 10 Vegetables Highest in Potassium Potassium is an essential nutrient used to maintain fluid and electrolyte balance in the body. A deficiency in potassium causes fatigue, irritability, and hypertension (increased blood pressure). Overdose of potassium from natural sources is nearly impossible, however, it is possible[…]

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  • Kasich Signs Six Bills

    NEWS Dec 19, 2016 | 22:18 pm

    Kasich Signs Six Bills COLUMBUS – Today Governor John R. Kasich signed the following bills into law: H.B. 166 (Green) extends the deadline for filing an application for the homestead exemption or 2 1/2% property tax rollback to the end of the tax year, to require that auditors certify Local Government Fund allocations to[…]

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  • Rare Disease Day Conference 2015 at Ohio Capital

    NEWS Mar 17, 2015 | 01:06 am

    Rare Disease Day Conference 2015 at Ohio Capital EthansCure was present at the Ohio Capital in Columbus supporting Rare Disease Day. We would like to thank NORD for organizing the event and helping us all to raise awareness for barter syndrome. Daniel Hoffman spoke on behalf of EthansCure educating those present on Bartter Syndrome and Tier 3 Drugs.[…]

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