• Researchers discover new weapon to combat tuberculosis

    11 days ago - By News Medical

    Tuberculosis , an infectious disease which attacks the lungs, claims someone's life every 20 seconds and 1.5 million lives worldwide every year.
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  • Robotic duck coming to children's hospitals: The goal is social companionship and emotional health. and marketing

    Robotic duck coming to children's hospitals: The goal is social companionship and emotional health. and marketing

    11 days ago - By Natural News

    Hospital stays and medical treatments can terrify any child, more so those battling life-threatening diseases such as cancer. Luckily, a new tool has been developed to provide these children with comfort and company. The My Special Aflac Duck is the brainchild of toy manufacturer Sproutel and insurance company Aflac, and it's exactly what...
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  • A New Approach to Rare Diseases of Children: The Undiagnosed Diseases Network

    11 days ago - By The Journal of Pediatrics

    A 5-year-old boy presented to the Undiagnosed Diseases Network with a history of global developmental delay, postnatal microcephaly, hypotonia, jerking movements concerning for seizures, minimal speech, severe gastroesophageal reflux disease, dysmorphic features, and partial agenesis of the corpus callosum on brain magnetic resonance imaging.
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