Stroke Care Given Much Faster To Men Than Women
Stroke can be a disabling disease, though an earlier treatment could mean better chances of recovery. Stroke care is much faster for men than women, as a study finds.
Stroke Treatment Possible By Transplanting Neurons
A new research revealed stroke could be reversed through neuron transplantation. The said stroke treatment was tested on rats and gathered favorable results.
Brain Surgery Made Safer With New Smart Needle
A new medical technology, smart needle, has a fiber optic camera which can help surgeons identify risky blood vessels during brain surgery.
Alcobra's ADHD Drug Failed Phase III Trial
Metadoxine extended release (MDX) did not meet primary endpoint and failed to demonstrate a statistically significant difference from placebo. Alcobra said that they will continue to explore the promise of MDX in other conditions but with a partner in Europe.
Medicine Study Reveals Health Care Is Used Inappropriately Worldwide
A medicine study suggests the use of medicine and health care are both both overused and underused wasting at least $210 billion resources in 2010 in the United States alone
Cough Medicines Don't Work And Are Virtually Useless, Doctors Claim
Doctors say that coughing is a natural reflex that clears our airways and cough medications are meant to block the cough reflex, and they can also cause drowsiness.
Pangolin: Scales Of This Endangered Ant-Eating Mammal In Demand
Pangolin scales are said to have healing powers. Traditional Chinese medicine use them to treat various illnesses.
Cher, Ronald Regan Owe Their Lives To Anti-Choking Maneuver By Heimlich
Dr Henry Heimlich is famous for his unorthodox medical ideas.
Drug Developed From Bee Venom Offers Relief For Arthritis Sufferers
A new type of medicine developed to help arthritis patients show promising results.
Breast Cancer Death Rate on Black Women Increasing: Study
Alarming high mortality rate on African-American women should get some attention.
Japanese Dr. Ohsumi Recognized with His Work
Cells need to remain healthy as Ohsumi wants to give emphasis on his study. Even though his work was just aknowledged recently, Ohsumi is still happy that his work can help the researchers and scientists.
Vaccine For Zika Virus Pegged For Human Testing
Zika vaccine worked on monkeys. Now, scientists want to try it on humans.
Nanorobots Could Unclog Arteries Of The Heart
A group of scientists will be testing a new method of surgery that involves nanotechnology to cure heart diseases.
Verily And J&J Are Developing Medical Robots
Verily and Johnson & Johnson team up to build a new company to be known as Verb Surgical that focuses on development of surgical robots.