CORONAVIRUS IS GETTING STRONGER

Over the last couple of weeks, the coronavirus has spread to various cities in China, as well as other countries. The death toll has...

ROBOTIC HEART TO REPLACE HUMAN TRANSPLANTS ON THE HORIZON

Scientists are working to end the need for human heart transplants by 2028. A team of researchers in the UK, Cambridge, and the Netherlands...

 
 
 

PRESCRIPTION DRUG FOR EDEMA IMPROVES ASD SYMPTOMS

Bumetanide - a prescription drug for edema - improves some of the symptoms in young children with autism spectrum disorders and has...

INDOOR DUST CARRYING BACTERIA THAT COULD BE HARBOURING ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE

Bacteria enter our homes on our the skin, or through the air, but once inside they may transfer antibiotic resistance traits to other...

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK INTENSIFIES

Following an outbreak of infection by the novel coronavirus 2019 which causes acute respiratory illness, in China, an emergency committee...

PRESCRIPTION DRUG BUMETANIDE COULD HELP TREAT AUTISM

A new drug called bumetanide, which is used to treat edema, shows promise in treating some symptoms of autism in young children, while...

 
 
 

BIODEGRADABLE BRIDGE FOR NERVE INJURIES

Researchers have successfully tried a biodegradable bridge like device (biodegradable polycaprolactone PCL conduit) in vivo for management...

MARBURG VIRUS DETECTED IN FRUIT BATS OF SIERRA LEONE

The Marburg virus is a close relative of the Ebola virus explain researchers. It may also lead to the deadly life threatening hemorrhagic...

 
 
 

SNAKE STEM CELLS CREATE REAL VENOM TO USE AS MEDICINE

Poisonous snakes kill more than 90,000 people each year across the globe, with about 1.2 million to 5.5 million snake bites occur annually....

PUBERTY BLOCKERS REDUCE SUICIDAL IDEATIONS AMONG TRANSGENDER TEENS

Transgender teens have a higher risk of having suicidal ideations, reports the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A new...

 
 
 

SURGEON GENERAL URGES PEOPLE TO STOP SMOKING

Smoking has been proven to be bad for health, causing a string of diseases such as cardiovascular disease, lung illness, and cancer....

RECOGNIZING THE CRITICAL ROLE OF CRNAS IN PROVIDING QUALITY HEALTH CARE

In honor of National CRNA Week , Reps. Jan Schakowsky , Lucille Roybal-Allard , and Sam Graves today introduced a bipartisan resolution...

 
 
 

RECOGNIZING THE SIGNS OF OVERDOSE AND KNOWING HOW TO RESPOND CAN SAVE LIVES

Every day nearly 200 people die from an overdose of drugs or from alcohol poisoning, with opioids responsible for the majority.

SCIENTISTS BUILD FIRST-PERSON VIEW VIDEO DATABASE TO PROVIDE VISUAL DATA IN LINE WITH HUMAN EXPERIENCE

To better understand the organization of the brain and the perceptual tendencies in humans, a team of four scientists are recording...

 
 
 

NEW PQA PORTABLE QUADRUPOLE ANALYSER

Hiden Analytical introduce the new pQA portable quadrupole analyser. The Hiden pQA portable gas analyser is a versatile mass spectrometer...

A MICRODOSE LITHIUM FORMULATION COULD HALT SIGNS OF ALZHEIMER'S PATHOLOGY

There remains a controversy in scientific circles today regarding the value of lithium therapy in treating Alzheimer's disease.

 
 
 

UMD ENTOMOLOGISTS RECOGNIZED BY AAAS WITH 2019 NEWCOMB CLEVELAND PRIZE

The American Association for the Advancement of Science awarded its 2019 Newcomb Cleveland Prize to University of Maryland entomologists...

EARLY LIFE EXPOSURE TO TRAFFIC-RELATED AIR POLLUTION MAY CAUSE STRUCTURAL BRAIN CHANGES AT AGE 12

A new study suggests that significant early childhood exposure to traffic-related air pollution is associated with structural changes...

 
 
 

DATA FROM HIGH-QUALITY REGISTRIES TO BE CONSIDERED IN BENEFIT ASSESSMENT OF DRUGS

Particularly in the case of accelerated drug approvals and drugs for rare diseases , the evidence available at the time of market access...

UCI-LED STUDY REVEALS LINK BETWEEN EARLY LIFE ADVERSITY AND OPIOID ADDICTION

Individuals with a history of early life adversity are disproportionately prone to opioid addiction. A new UCI-led study reveals why.

 
 
 



Coronavirus Outbreak: Wuhan Seafood Market Contains Large Quantity of...

Coronavirus Outbreak: Wuhan Seafood Market Contains Large Quantity of Coronavirus

Coronavirus outbreak n China: Deaths from the coronavirus are on the rise in China. Healthy experts of the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention have successfully... Read more ...

Alicia Keys And Boyz II Men Perform Grammys Tribute To Kobe Bryant

Alicia Keys And Boyz II Men Perform Grammys Tribute To Kobe Bryant

Alicia Keys kicked off tonight by honoring Bryant's memory Kobe Bryant, one of the greatest basketball players in NBA history who played his entire 20-year career with the Los... Read more ...

Grammys 2020 Trending Red Carpet Looks

Grammys 2020 Trending Red Carpet Looks

The red carpet looks everyone's talking about from the 2020 Grammys The music industry's finest are pouring onto the red carpet tonight for the 62nd annual Grammy Awards in Los... Read more ...

Kobe Bryant's 13-Year-Old Daughter Gianna Died With Him In Tragic Helicopter...

Kobe Bryant's 13-Year-Old Daughter Gianna Died With Him In Tragic Helicopter Crash

Kobe Bryant's 13-year-old daughter is among those killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas today News of the untimely death of former Los Angeles Laker and five-time NBA... Read more ...

Golden dewdrop herb can prevent kidney stones and bacterial infections...

Golden dewdrop herb can prevent kidney stones and bacterial infections, reveals study

The prevalence and recurrence rates of kidney stone disease are increasing globally. This health problem affects 12 percent of the world's population, with more men suffering... Read more ...

SNL's Navarro Cheer Parody Includes Lots of Absurd Injuries - 'Til Halsey...

SNL's Navarro Cheer Parody Includes Lots of Absurd Injuries - 'Til Halsey Saves the Day!

It was only a matter of time before the Saturday Night Live cast tried to tap into the fandom around Netflix's Cheer docuseries. On Jan. 25, the late-night cast teamed up with... Read more ...

More Independence at Work Linked to Lower Back Pain Risk

More Independence at Work Linked to Lower Back Pain Risk

Back pain was lower when people received social support at work from their superiors and colleagues, found new study. Read more ...

What You Need to Know About the Coronavirus Outbreak, Particularly If You're...

What You Need to Know About the Coronavirus Outbreak, Particularly If You're Traveling

A newly discovered "coronavirus" has sickened nearly 2,000 people worldwide. With the headlines growing increasingly scary every day (on Jan. 26, the death toll in China had... Read more ...

6 Ways to Protect Against Viral Infections

6 Ways to Protect Against Viral Infections

Viruses are strands of genetic material that uses the machinery of the host cell to replicate. These tiny infectious agents are incapable of surviving on their own and have to... Read more ...

Can Weights Get You Better Abs? An Expert Says Yes - Here's How to Use Them...

Can Weights Get You Better Abs? An Expert Says Yes - Here's How to Use Them the Right Way

If a strong, toned core is what you're after, there are plenty of effective ab exercises that'll help you get there. The only question is, should you be using weights to help... Read more ...