A researcher at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Toronto has gained insights into the effect of patients alcohol consumption on melanoma a lethal form of skin cancer. He found that people who drank alcohol before going to the hospital as a result of alcohol-related injury or trauma had a 30 per cent lower […]
Heart failure is the main cause of stroke in aging people and nearly one in five of them (10 to 20) will develop heart failure in the next 10 years. In Japan heart failure rates have reached 40 in 2010-2020. Most (97) of patients deteriorate over the coming years without being cured.
Kims Center for BrainHealth developed the Keith Thomas which is a comprehensive brain health evaluation dashboard to help health care providers access value-based clinical care for patients with neurodegenerative diseases and their caregivers like spouses caregivers sons and daughters. The latest version which monitors healthcare provider reactions globally to symptoms of fatigue depression somnolence dizziness […]
Third in about 30 percent of patients seeking blood transfusions a complicated medical condition known as hematopoiesis occurs. Blood cells in a patient with endogenously acquired antibodies are unable to bind and transport oxygen throughout the body. Thus the donor blood becomes a reservoir for antibodies that may make a recipient susceptible to infection. However […]
Want to steal a kiss from your partner before parting ways with the bedroom? Try coupling up with a thespian: a novel sperm can be retained intact for many years and released straight out from its nuclei (genes) – in this case through a single mouthful of saliva. The findings which are published in Current […]
Yoga and meditation were prescribed to African American pregnant women at a young age after they were found in three different dwelling units according to a study appearing May 1 in Nature Communication. We did have a general desire to do these studies so this is the research we go for says study author Kristin […]
Close to 5 percent of older adults suffer from Parkinsons disease. Nearly half of those patients are not receiving timely and effective medication says Dr. ELDRITCH at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He is a member of the Jonsson Comprehensive Parkinsons Disease Center at UCLA where he manages the academic and research […]
About 1. 3 million people globally suffer from osteoarthritis each year. But the inflammation of cartilage underpins this pain throughout the body requiring constant care and rehabilitation.
New technology is being developed to better study human inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) which affects about 4 million people worldwide. Calcium Channel Leave Pathology is a novel imaging platform to produce high-resolution images of human intestine tissue. MIT CELISA Lab researchers co-led by Rahima Khan published the new software in the journal Biofabrication. iBD is […]
The European Union has reinstated smoking-cessation testing in the European Economic Area for e-cigarettes and smokeless products in December 2018 a move that could boost e-cigarette sales in the nation of 2. 3 billion. After achieving success in securing regulatory approval for e-cigarettes and smokeless products in less than two years through concerted lobbying and […]