A new study of shark DNA reveals that the sea giants could be a possible lead in cancer cure. However, scientists do not promote consuming shark meat, for some parts of the shark may rather harm human health.
Human trials have shown meaningful advancement towards a development of HIV vaccine. For years, researchers have a hard time looking for HIV cure. Typically, when a virus strikes, the body recognizes the foreign entity and creates antibodies that will destroy it.
In a study where children were tracked from kindergarten through high school found that bullying in schools could cause inferior academic achievements. It could also lead to losing of self-confidence and dislike of going to school.
Twins that dreadfully lost their mother to a rare genetic cancer night have inherited the genetic error and is now in the search for possible cures. Jennie Chinembiri and her brother James Williamson, the twins have undergone gruelling treatment after they discovered that they were carriers of the genetic error that took their mother’s life.
A group of people that lured tourists in a fake Terracotta Warriors exhibit was caught by the Chinese government. The entire exhibit was comprised of modern replicas.
A commonly used food additive known as titanium dioxide is under investigation of the possibilities of having cancer causing elements. A recent study shows that this additive commonly used in sauces, chewing gum, lollipop and biscuits have been found to initiate first stage cancer in animals.
People are encouraged to have an Influenza vaccine for the cases of flu in North Texas is increasing. The officials of New Mexico Department of Health also encourages New Mexicans it is not yet too late to have a vaccination that prevents flu.
A new study finds that climate change have affected birds' tuft to a reversal evolution. Normally male flycatchers grow a sparkling white patch on their forehead the bird uses this patch to attract mate during mating seasons.
Glaucoma is a disorder that causes damage to the eye’s optic nerve and gets worse over time. Glaucoma can be passed on to family members as an inherited disease. It is estimated that 3 million Americans have glaucoma but only half of those know they have it. In an attempt to find a cure for this eye disease, experts resorted to stem cell treatment.
A heroin distributor was sentenced 13 months ins federal prison Thursday for distributing fentanyl-laced heroin that led to overdoses last April. The heroin distributor, Erick Delgado, 39, is also sentenced to three years of supervised release in federal court in Bridgeport by U.S. District Judge Victor A. Bolden.
The air nowadays contains excessive pollution that may harm the health of people globally. The level of global lung cancer risk from a pollutant caused by combustion is doubled the allowable limit recommendation of the World Health Organization. The new findings showed that tiny floating particles can grow semi-solid around pollutants, allowing them to last longer and travel much farther than what previous global climate models predicted.
Aging could possibly be one factor for human being susceptible to cancer. In Australia, one in every two Australian men and one in every three Australian women are being diagnosed with cancer by the age 85. This statistic does not include skin cancer. It is estimated that hundreds of thousands of Australian are treated for these yearly.
Over the past few years there has been an increase in women under 40 diagnosed with breast cancer. Being diagnosed with breast cancer is a very devastating news for anyone, but for younger women it brings up more concerns, the more questions and questions that may affect the family as well.
A new tuberculosis treatment has been developed to battle drug resistant bacteria. A new research shows that tuberculosis in a mouse can be cured by simply tweaking the standard regimen of antibiotics. They reduced treatment time by 75 percent they were able to do this by optimizing the combinations and doses of the standard drugs.
Once the breast cancer spreads throughout the body, it can degrade the patient’s healthy bones and cause more problem. Scientist in the University of Utah discovered that the bones can be destroyed by cancer. They also discovered a new drug that could prevent this from happening. Initial test given to patients show promising results.