Thoracoscopic versus conventional open repair of tracheoesophageal fistula in neonates: A short-term comparative study
Esophageal atresia with or without a tracheo-esophageal fistula is a challenging anomaly in neonates. Thoracoscopic repair is gaining popularity now in pediatric surgery...
8 days ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Neonatal Palliative Care for Complicated Cardiac Anomalies: A 10-Year Experience of an Interdisciplinary Program at a Large Tertiary Cardiac Center
To report the outcomes of a Neonatal Palliative Care Program at a large tertiary cardiac center caring for a subset of fetuses and neonates with life-limiting cardiac diagnoses...
22 days ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
Hepatopulmonary Fusion: A Rare Variant of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia
Hepatopulmonary fusion , a rare anomaly associated with right congenital diaphragmatic hernia , is characterized by a fibrovascular fusion between herniated liver and lung...
24 days ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Spinal cord anomalies in children with anorectal malformations: Ultrasound is a good screening test
The purpose of this study is to correlate spinal ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging findings in patients with anorectal malformations .
28 days ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Left-handed women anomaly over sense of smell
Some can smell normally despite missing the part of the brain which science says is crucial.
29 days ago - BBC
3 Natural ways to optimize hormone health
Every month, thousands of women experience health anomalies. They usually dismiss various odd symptoms as something caused by PMS or their periods. However, there's a chance...
1 month ago - Natural News
Vision scientists disprove 60-year-old perception theory
Vision researchers have disproved a long-standing theory of how the human vision system processes images, using computational models and human experiments. The findings could...
1 month ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Congenital prepubic sinus with dorsal penile curvature: a case report and literature review
Congenital prepubic sinus is a rare congenital anomaly and widely thought to be a variant of urethral duplication. Histological examination of this case gives a clue to this...
1 month ago - BMC
New study finds genetic link for some forms of SIDS
A genetic link has now been found for some instances of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, or SIDS. The new UW Medicine research study is the first to make an explainable link...
1 month ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Ultrasound During Late Third Trimester Detects Missed Fetal Abnormalities
Late third trimester ultrasound was found to detect missed fetal abnormalities, revealed a new study. In one in 200 women a fetal anomaly was detected for the first time in the...
1 month ago - Medindia Health
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Watch Out: Extreme Environmental Conditions may Affect Your Brain
Living in extreme environmental conditions can ultimately harm your brain and, in particular, the production of new nerve cells in the dentate gyrus, an area of the hippocampus...
Los Angeles considers shuttering celebrity favorite hookah lounges
The ban, to be discussed by the city council's Health Committee hearing today, is a bid to curb tobacco use among teenagers, as data released today show rising rates of teens...
Flesh-Eating Infection Tied to Heroin Kills Seven
All of the deaths occurred in San Diego County, CA.
New Results for Experimental Alzheimer's Drug
Studies on aducanumab were halted earlier this year because the drug didn't appear to be effective. But the new results suggest it's effective at a high dose, the Associated...
Wrap All Your BFF's Gifts With This Golden Girls Wrapping Paper
Thank her for being a friend with this glorious Golden Girls wrapping paper Is there any better theme for life-long friendship than The Golden Girls? They laughed, they loved...
More than 140,000 people were killed by measles last year
There were 9,769,400 cases globally in 2018, with the majority being babies and children under the age of five. A boy in Samoa - currently battling an outbreak - is pictured...
Weight-Loss Surgery a Boon for the Heart
The research included 38 obese patients who had weight-loss surgery and 19 obese patients who were on the waiting list for weight-loss surgery.
30 Popular Japanese Last Names That Will Have You On The Next Flight To Tokyo
Last names are a great way to connect with our roots. Japanese last names show a particularly strong connection to the country's breathtaking nature and clan history. In...
Vitamin D deficiency in pregnant women can compromise neonates
Researchers from McGill University Sainte Anne de Bellevue in Canada conducted a scoping review to provide an overview of the latest evidence from studies regarding the impact...
Soaring rates of Americans hospitalized with cell phone injuries
More than 76,000 Americans were hospitalized with cell phone injuries from 1998-2016, researchers say. Rates have been soaring since the release of the first iPhone in June 2007.