FDA fast tracks nanatinostat combination for Epstein-Barr virus-associated lymphoma
The FDA granted fast track designation to nanatinostat in combination with valganciclovir for the treatment of relapsed or refractory Epstein-Barr virus-positive lymphoid...
3 hours ago - Healio
Michigan Teen Receives Double Lung Transplant After ‘Enormous' Damage From Vaping
A Michigan teenager was the recipient of what could be the first double lung transplant on a person whose lungs were severely damaged from vaping , health officials said...
4 hours ago - Time
Detroit hospital performs double-lung transplant on vape-injured teen facing ‘imminent death'
WARNING: Story contains graphic image.
17 hours ago - National Post
Vaping-related lung transplant performed at Detroit hospital
Doctors at a Detroit hospital have performed what could be the first double lung transplant on a man whose lungs were damaged from vaping
20 hours ago - ABC News - 3 articles
Disorders of Adjustment, Mood, and Anxiety in Children and Adolescents Undergoing Heart Transplantation and the Association of Ventricular Assist Device Support
To assess the prevalence of psychiatric disorders and associated therapies in children during their heart transplantation admission.
20 hours ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
Study examines link between transplant center and survival benefit in the U.S. heart allocation system
Analysis of more than 29,000 adults listed on the national heart transplant registry from 2006 to 2015 shows how rules that give hospitals discretion in determining who gets a...
22 hours ago - News Medical
Double Lung Transplant in Vaping Case a Success
The first double lung transplant performed as a result of vaping injury was a success, with the 17-year-old high school athlete on the road to recovery, doctors at Henry Ford...
22 hours ago - Web MD - 3 articles
Facing ‘Certain Death,' Teenager With Vaping Injury Gets Double Lung Transplant
The surgery on the 17-year-old was the first transplant reported in the recent nationwide outbreak of vaping-related lung injuries.
23 hours ago - NY Times - 3 articles
Racial Bias Seen in Heart Transplants
In the group discussion, black patients were considered less healthy, less likely to comply with follow-up care recommendations and less trustworthy than white patients.
1 day ago - Web MD
Detroit hospital performs double-lung transplant on vape-injured patient
Henry Ford announced on Monday that it's the first procedure of its kind in the United States on someone who has developed irreparable lung damage due to vaping.
1 day ago - National Post
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Lung Cancer Report Delivers Good, Bad News
There are positive trends, including the survival numbers: Compared with a decade ago, the five-year survival rate among lung cancer patients was 26% higher in 2015.
Cancer Risk May Rise After Heart Attack
People who suffered a heart health scare - a heart attack, heart failure or a dangerously erratic heart rhythm - had a more than sevenfold increased risk for subsequently...
50% more Americans being infected by antibiotic-resistant superbugs since...
A new CDC report reveals that 2.8 million infections and 35,000 deaths are caused by antibiotic-resistant superbugs, meaning there is an increase in infections but fewer deaths...
Protein is the New Therapeutic Target for Pancreatic Cancer
Researchers identified new target for pancreatic cancer after analysing a specific group of tumour cells, called cancer stem cells.
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Severe Adenoviral Pneumonia in...
Objectives: We examined data on patients with severe adenoviral pneumonia from the international registry of the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization to identify risk...
All surgery - even small procedures such as hernia repair - are dangerous...
Mortality is higher in frail patients than previously thought, researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center said, and therefore no procedure should be deemed 'low-risk'.
Health websites in the UK 'share search terms with advertisers'
An investigation has revealed 79 out of 100 popular health websites had cookies on their websites which saved sensitive health data and sent it to advertisers.
Bombshell: After finding of hundreds of cancer genes in MMR vaccines, FDA...
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has published the results of an eye-opening investigation which found that the cellular matter used in the manufacture of many childhood...
Taller people may be more genetically at risk of an irregular heartbeat
Researchers at University of Pennsylvania found genetic variants linked with height were also strongly linked with atrial fibrillation. For every extra one-inch in height, the...
New 'road Map' Might Make It Easier To Transport Drugs to Brain
Human brain has ability to block cancer drugs from effectively reaching cancer cells in the brain due to blood brain barrier. Identifying changes in blood brain barrier could...