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Aurametrix

Sunnyvale, California
Early Phase Company developing Next Generation Diagnostics and Personal Health Management technologies for a healthier word
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Who blogs about Irritable Bowel Syndrome? by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Digestive Health The Internet has opened up a whole new world for healthcare consumers, and new venues to join in on the conversation.  Not too many people want ... Read on »
Using Internet to Search and Share Medical information by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Obesity   Patients are using Internet  as an efficient diagnostic strategy in rare diseases. And so are the doctors treating them. Medical students frequently use Google to ... Read on »
Bladder and Prostate Friendly Foods by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating Diet modification is the most important strategy for those struggling with interstitial cystitis or painful bladder syndrome (IC/PBS). Major triggers have been determined ... Read on »
Detecting common cancers in breath by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Researchers have known for years that smellof cancer patients is chemically different from healthy individuals. One more study published this month in British Journa ... Read on »
Predicting catastrophic cardiac events by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Heart Health BMI, hypertriglyceridemic waist, elevated cholesterol, junk DNA, SNPs on chromosome 9, gene expression patterns, calcium signaling pathway,  smoking, lack of exercise, diab ... Read on »
Test your genes and loose the weight? by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Weight loss Test your genes and loose the weight? mirrored from Aurametrix  Do Your Genes Determine Which Diet Means Weight-Loss or General Health Success? Can nutrition be optimi ... Read on »
Microbes and us: the good, the bad and the ugly by Aurametrix 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine   February 12, 2pm EST: Live online event "Microbes and us"  Our bodies house trillions of microbes. Thousands of different species colonize the body soon after birth ... Read on »
Tests to Assess Human Microbiota by Aurametrix 2 Comments Posted in: Questions & Answers in General Medicine What CLIA certified labs offer tests to diagnose microbial overgrowth or altered populations? I am especially interested in GI, skin and oral. Are there protocols about ... Read on »
How to make us eat healthy? by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating What could make us eat healthy? Better self-evaluation, self-awareness through personal health management tools, says Aurametrix. Although the majority of Americans ack ... Read on »
Food for thought: Calorie estimates on food labels & metabolisable energy by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating By Aurametrix While working on our database of foods and nutrients, I noticed differences between calories calculated by USDA and major manufacturers for the same product ... Read on »
Can dogs sniff out cancer? by Aurametrix Posted in: Questions & Answers in Cancer Can Dogs Detect Cancer?   A recent article tells a story about a dog that saved life of her owner  ... by sniffing out undiagnosed cancer   A movie, demo, and disc ... Read on »
Can dogs detect cancer? Event in San Francisco on June 10th by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health Can Dogs Detect Cancer? A movie, demo, and discussion about dog scent detection and ovarian cancer Wednesday June 10th 6-7 pm LGBT Center, 1800 Market ... Read on »
Spina Bifida: gene-diet interaction by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting by Aurametrix Spina bifidais a congenital disorder, yet diet and nutritional supplements could prevent it from happening, at least in some cases. Here are a few articl ... Read on »
Know how to read food labels but do not always trust them by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating     Food label literacy is very important for healthier lifestyles. The FDA -required Nutrition Facts is a list of calories, fat, carbohydrates, sodium and ... Read on »
Healthy Eating Rules by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Eating by Aurametrix   Know your diet dangers - your allergies and intolerances and bad eating habits Know what's best for your body - e.g. do carbs make you fatigued? ... Read on »
Computer Problems That Drive You Crazy: e.g., can't delete an article once posted by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Anxiety Unwanted email, slow loading pages, too much info per page, bad search results, flash ads, sound ads - just some examples of how your computer or online programs can ann ... Read on »
New and Old Brain Foods by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Brain Health Mirrored from Aurametrix Can food improve brain function, cognition, memory and emotions? You bet. And the secret is..eat healthily.There are nutrients that increase a ... Read on »
Could patients record their medical information by themselves, let the doctors add & edit? by Aurametrix Posted in: Questions & Answers in General Medicine By law, we have the right to correct errors in our medicalrecords - but this is a very lengthy process, I doubt many patients are interested in doing it. Most doctors ... Read on »
Food Buying and Healthy Living Trends 2009 by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Healthy Living Mirrored from Aurametrix Blog             Twitted on April 8, 2008 Recession changed our shopping habits from buy to bye-bye, yet there are some things we buy more. We ar ... Read on »
Simple breath test could be used to detect ovarian cancer and related confitions by Aurametrix Posted in: Blog Posts in Women's Health According to theResults From Annual Screens(published this month), screening tests for ovarian cancer fail to detect the early signs of the disease, yet positive screens oft ... Read on »