Artificial Intelligence can Diagnose Prostate Cancer Accurately
Artificial intelligence learning system has been developed that aids in diagnosing and identifying prostate cancer accurately, just like a pathologist.
4 days ago - Medindia Health
High Turnover and Capacity Issues Revealed in Home Care Workforce Survey
New survey results of the state's home care workforce reveal that home care agencies, on average, are only able to retain three of the 18 workers typically hired over a three...
13 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
This Couple Died By Assisted Suicide Together. Here's Their Story
On the last morning of their lives, Charlie and Francie Emerick held hands. The Portland, Ore., couple, married for 66 years and both terminally ill, died together in their bed...
14 days ago - Time
Epigenetic Changes in Aging can Protect Risk of Alzheimer's Disease
Epigenome alterations or epigenetic landscape has a link between aging and Alzheimer's disease. Changes to the way H4K16ac is modified along the genome in disease versus normal...
15 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
AMD patients should see low vision, medical eye doctors
Richard J. Shuldiner With February designated as Age-Related Macular Degeneration Month, the International Academy of Low Vision Specialists is calling attention to recent...
24 days ago - Healio
Testing Tears Could Aid Parkinson's Diagnosis
Testing samples of an individual's tears for the presence of certain biomarkers could allow easier diagnosis of Parkinson's disease, a new study suggests. Medscape Medical News
25 days ago - Medscape
New method maps the dopamine system in Parkinson's patients
With the aid of a PET camera, researchers have developed a new method for investigating the dopamine system in the brains of patients suffering from Parkinson's disease. The...
1 month ago - ScienceDaily
Researchers develop new method to map dopamine system in Parkinson's patients
With the aid of a PET camera, researchers from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have developed a new method for investigating the dopamine system in the brains of patients...
1 month ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Intense Exercise Might Aid Parkinson's Disease
By Dr. Mercola For newly diagnosed cases of Parkinson's disease, new research has offered an important breakthrough that scientists say may dramatically slow progression. It...
1 month ago - Mercola
Imaging Technique Helps Early Detection of Prostate Cancer Recurrence and Aids Radiation Therapy
PSMA PET/CT imaging technique sensitive enough to detect and localize the recurrent prostate cancer early enough to potentially guide salvage radiotherapy.
1 month ago - Medindia Health
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Treatment for Vulvovaginal Symptoms after Menopause
Vaginal estradiol tablets and vaginal moisturizer plus placebo gel and tablet were not better than dual placebo tablets and gel in reducing symptoms or improving sexual function.
New Non Surgical Method can Treat Knee Pain Resulting From Osteoarthritis
Geniculate artery embolization , a minimally invasive, image-guided treatment can block key arteries in the knee to reduce inflammation and pain caused by Osteoarthritis, finds...
Impact of Prostate Cancer on Wives - The Other Side of Prostate Cancer
Wives of advanced prostate cancer sufferers feel that their lives are being undermined by their husband's illness, with nearly half reporting that their own health suffered...
7 Things Teens Need to Know Before They Leave For College
It's that time in senior year of high school when people are hearing back from colleges. Some applied Early Decision and know where they are going; others managed to get their...
Menopause medicines work no better for vaginal pain than a placebo
A study by Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston found therapies for postmenopausal symptoms such as vaginal dryness and pain during sex were no more effective than placebos.
Mediterranean Diet can Prevent Osteoporosis
Mediterranean diet is associated with higher muscle mass, bone density after menopause in women and also lowers the risk of heart disease, diabetes, cancer and other chronic...
Managing unhappy presbyopia patients
Reviewed by John P. Berdahl, MD With careful selection of candidates based on thorough preoperative evaluation and counseling combined with meticulous intraoperative technique...
4 ways to get active after a fall
Falls aren't just painful; they're scary, too. Then, before we know it, our shaken confidence and fear of falling starts to change our lifestyle. Less gardening, less shopping...
Beetroots may help in the fight against Alzheimer's disease
Researchers from the University of South Florida found that the compound betanin may slow the accumulation of protein plaque tangles, which are associated with the condition...
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Scan to Check for Prostate Cancer can Avoid...
Using MRI as the initial step in suspected prostate cancer patients can help avoid a follow-up prostate biopsy in a quarter of the men.