• By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    SCIENTISTS SUGGEST POSSIBLE CELL-BASED THERAPY FOR PREMATURE INFANTS WITH RARE LUNG CONDITION

    Researchers suggest a possible cell-based therapy to stimulate lung development in fragile premature infants who suffer from a rare...

  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    STUDY PROVIDES NEW INSIGHT INTO DEVELOPMENT OF ASTHMA

    Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have studied which genes are expressed in overactive immune cells in mice with asthma-like...

    Asthma
  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    RESEARCHERS USE GENETICALLY MANIPULATED VIRUS TO COMBAT PROSTATE CANCER

    Researchers at the São Paulo State Cancer Institute in Brazil have succeeded in using a genetically manipulated virus to destroy tumor...

    Tumors, Cancer, Injections, Prostate, Injection
  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    NEW APPROACH TO POST-STROKE REHABILITATION PROPOSED

    The existing approach to brain stimulation for rehabilitation after a stroke does not take into account the diversity of lesions and...

    Stroke, Brain
  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    NEW FEMALE EXTERNAL CATHETER TECHNOLOGY HALVES THE NUMBER OF CAUTIS

    Hospital-wide introduction of new female external catheter technology halved the number of catheter-associated urinary tract infections...

    Hospital
  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    RESEARCHERS SURVEY ORTHOPEDIC PROVIDERS TO UNDERSTAND FACTORS THAT DRIVE OPIOID PRESCRIBING PRACTICES

    Orthopedic surgeons are the third-highest physician prescribers of opioids, writing more than 6 million prescriptions a year.

  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    A METABOLIC INTERMEDIATE IN THE URONIC ACID PATHWAY IMPAIRS LUNG CANCER METASTASIS

    In a study published online in Nature on June 26, research teams led by Dr. YANG Weiwei at the Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology...

    Cancer
  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    EXPLORING HOW SCHIZOPHRENIA AND DEPRESSION ARE RELATED TO DRUG CONSUMPTION

    Students of the Medicine Degree at the CEU UCH University in Castellón, Iván Echeverria and Carlos Galera-Román, and the student of...

    Drugs, Depression
  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    NOVEL NON-INVASIVE TEST FOR DIAGNOSING GUT DISEASES

    Gut diseases such as inflammatory bowel disease are increasingly prevalent worldwide, especially in industrialized countries.

  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    RESEARCHERS STUDY LINK BETWEEN CHILDHOOD VIRAL INFECTIONS AND CEREBRAL AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE

    Although the exact causes of multiple sclerosis still remain unknown, it is assumed that the disease is triggered by a combination...

  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    SENATE PANEL MAKES SURPRISINGLY FAST WORK OF ‘SURPRISE MEDICAL BILLS' PACKAGE

    It may seem as if the Senate, or at least certain key senators, have decided on a way forward to fix the nation's "surprise medical...

  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    RESEARCHERS COMPARE EFFECTIVENESS OF WATER TREATMENT PROCESSES FOR SWIMMING POOLS

    With summer in full swing, many people are cooling off in swimming pools. However, some of the substances that are made when chlorine...

    Sweating
  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    ALS MOBILITY AND SURVIVAL COULD BE IMPROVED BY INCREASING GLUCOSE

    Researchers from University of Arizona have come up with a new study that shows that increasing the amount of glucose that could be...

  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    HEAT FROM NANOPARTICLES ZAPS CANCER CELLS FROM INSIDE

    Oregon State University researchers have come up with nanoclusters that are capable of reaching within tumours that are difficult to...

    Cancer
  • By News Medical   -   Jun 27, 2019

    PORTABLE DEVICE ATTACHED TO SMARTPHONE CAN DIAGNOSE EYE DISEASE REMOTELY

    A portable device attached to a smartphone can help capture precise images of the retina to diagnose eye disease. The new method by...

    Eye
  • By News Medical   -   Jun 26, 2019

    FIRST TREATMENT APPROVED BY FDA FOR CHRONIC RHINOSINUSITIS WITH NASAL POLYPS

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Dupixent to treat adults with nasal polyps (growths on the inner lining of the...

    Food, Drugs
  • By News Medical   -   Jun 26, 2019

    STUDY SHOWS STRONG CONNECTION BETWEEN FOOD INSECURITY AND INSULIN RESISTANCE

    A collaborative study by a team of Connecticut researchers shows there is a strong connection between food insecurity and insulin resistance,...

    Food, Diabetes
  • By News Medical   -   Jun 26, 2019

    RESEARCHERS DEVELOP NON-INVASIVE METHOD USING INFRARED IMAGING TO BETTER DETECT BREAST CANCER

    Researchers have found a non-invasive, cost effective method that uses infrared technology to locate hard-to-find breast cancer tumors.

    Cancer, Breast, Breasts, Tumors
  • By News Medical   -   Jun 26, 2019

    PREGNANT WOMEN WITH MIGRAINE MORE OFTEN HAVE COMPLICATIONS DURING PREGNANCY AND CHILDBIRTH

    Despite the fact that many women who suffer migraines find that the number and severity of these severe headaches decrease during pregnancy,...

    Pregnant, Abortion, Pregnancy, Baby, Childbirth
  • By News Medical   -   Jun 26, 2019

    EARLY ADVERSITY COULD MAKE INDIVIDUALS MORE VULNERABLE TO STRESS-RELATED DRINKING DURING ADULTHOOD

    Many factors influence alcohol consumption during adulthood. Individuals who experience early adversity in their lives tend to be more...

    Stress, Alcohol