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‘It has come time for Congress to make sure senior citizens get access to the medical treatment they need by stepping up and permanently repairing the outdated SGR method,’ stated Dr. Alex B. Valadka, a neurosurgeon from Austin, Spokesperson and TX for the Alliance. ‘The current program reimburses doctors at rates that fail to even cover the costs associated with providing treatment to individuals. Without a change, hundreds of seniors across the country could wind up with nowhere to carefully turn as their doctors are pressured to close their practices to Medicare sufferers. It is a issue of whether Congress chooses to keep in mind its commitment to providing quality health care for seniors with Medicare.Adult-onset obesity observed in mice when gene ubiquitin disrupted Texas and California researchers who disrupted one type of the gene ubiquitin in mice observed neuronal loss of life in the hypothalamus, impaired control of energy balance and adult-onset obesity in the rodents. The study, which hints at a strategy to treat neurodegeneration and weight problems, is defined in this week’s online Early Edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, U.S.A.D., assistant professor in the Division of Pharmacology at The University of Texas Health Science Middle at San Antonio. Mice with the Ubb gene insufficiency have normal urge for food but store fat more efficiently.