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Effects of intranasal oxytocin on social anxiety in males with fragile X syndrome by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Mon 29 Aug 2011 6:15pm There have been a few papers in the recent past on oxytocin and autism. Oxytocin is a hormone and is considered to have a rule in social cognition. Fragile-X is a syndrome which results in autism or autistic-like symptoms. As such, it isn’t surprising that someone has looked into oxytocin and Fragile-X. This study comes out of Stanfor ... Read on »
Vitamins, Supplements Boost Syndrome X ? Every Syndrome is X! by Free Diet Plans Healthy Living Professional Posted Tue 07 Sep 2010 1:54pm <div xmlns=""><P>Here's a report about a supplement that is a powder concentrate from strawberries (not unlike <A title="Juice Plus | Reducing Risk" href="">Juice Plus+</A>® except this is one fruit instead of several) that helps those with Syndrome X. Now, I have a problem ... Read on »
CDC Features - Learn More About Fragile X Syndrome by Rudy S. Patient Expert Posted Tue 22 Jul 2008 9:10pm Link:CDC Features - Learn More About Fragile X Syndrome. informative article on this condition Read on »
Minocycline may improve cognition in fragile X syndrome by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor Posted Wed 08 Sep 2010 12:00am - Minocycline, one of the antibiotics most commonly prescribed to treat adolescent acne, can increase attention span and communication and decrease anxiety in patients with fragile X syndrome, according to a new survey study using p ... Read on »
Genetics Home Reference: PPM-X syndrome by Posted Fri 04 Nov 2011 4:50pm On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Treatment Additional information Glossary definitions Reviewed October 2011 What is PPM-X syndrome? PPM-X syndrome is a condition characterized by psychotic disorders (most commonly bipolar dis ... Read on »
Autism and Neuroscience - Inhibition of p21-activated kinase rescues symptoms of fragile X syndrome in mice by Harold L D. Patient Expert Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 11:30am What follows is the open access summary of the report pointing to a possible therapy for treating autism as submitted by one of the report's lead authors Susumu Tonegawa. The report itself is also open access and can be downloaded by clicking a link at the PNAS site: ... Read on »
Genetics Home Reference: fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome by Posted Tue 04 Sep 2012 5:14pm (often shortened to FXTAS) On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis Additional information Other names Glossary definitions Reviewed August 2012 What is FXTAS? Fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome (FXTAS) is c ... Read on »
Syndrome X or Metabolic Syndrome in Diabetes by VidyaSury Facebook Posted Tue 13 May 2014 8:58am Syndrome X or  metabolic syndrome or Insulin resistance syndrome is related to an increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes, heart disease and other diseases. Metabolic syndrome is quite common and mostly found in those with type 2 diabetes, poor blood sugar control or kidney disease and manifests itself through one or more risk factors […] ... Read on »
Nuts Combat Metabolic Syndrome (Syndrome X) by Dr. Gabe M. Medical Doctor Posted Mon 29 Dec 2008 4:37pm Nuts are concentrated sources of fat and calories, but they are high in monounsaturated fats which are healthful. A new study from Spain shows that adding nuts to a Mediterranean diet helps to reverse Metabolic syndrome, defined as having three or more of the following: 1) abdominal obesity, 2) high triglycerides, 3) low HDL (good) cholesterol, 4) ... Read on »
Syndrome X: Treat with Lifestyle Change by Dr. Gabe M. Medical Doctor Posted Fri 12 Sep 2008 10:39am Syndrome X describes people who have low blood levels of the good HDL cholesterol and high blood levels of triglycerides, which puts them at high risk for heart attacks. HDL cholesterol is called the good cholesterol because it carries cholesterol and triglycerides from your blood to your liver before they can form plaques in arteries. Triglyce ... Read on »