Childhood Drownings Don't Take A Break For Winter
People tend to think of drowning as a summer safety risk, but Children's Health in Dallas has witnessed a statistical anomaly between the rise of warm-weather versus...
5 monthes ago - Scary Mommy
What I Don't Tell People When They Ask Why My Daughter Is An Only Child
Living in rural Mexico, I'm a bit of an anomaly as the mother of an only child. Women see me and Maya together and ask - do you have other children? When I say no, they ask...
6 monthes ago - Scary Mommy
Study finds byproduct of common prostate cancer drug can stimulate growth of tumor cells
A genetic anomaly in certain men with prostate cancer may impact their response to common drugs used to treat the disease, according to new research at Cleveland Clinic. The...
One year ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Personal experience with using an IOL for varied situations
A typical day for an ophthalmic surgeon necessitates working in a variety of situations and undertaking demanding procedures when performing cataract surgery. Not all cataracts...
One year ago - Modern Medicine
Incidental Fundus Finding in a Child With Cataract
A 1-year-old child has an anomaly in the back of the eye. What is your diagnosis? Medscape Ophthalmology
One year ago - Medscape
Neurological delays during word processing may predict Alzheimer's disease
Delayed neurological response to word processing may indicate increased risk for Alzheimer's disease among individuals with mild cognitive impairment. “We wanted to investigate...
One year ago - Healio
Urologists illustrate key steps in management of duct obstruction
In the era of assisted reproduction, sperm retrieval with in vitro fertilization appears to be the most straightforward approach to management of men with ejaculatory duct...
One year ago - Modern Medicine
The headlines of Master Doctor
Do you forget your passwords? BONNIE ESTRIDGE on life with Alzheimer's
BONNIE ESTRIDGE: Anything I can actually remember is labelled 'weak'. Eventually, in frustration, I'll put something in so complex it has to be written down.
Can Learning a Foreign Language Prevent Dementia?
You may have heard that learning another language is one method for preventing or at least postponing the onset of dementia. Dementia refers to the loss of cognitive abilities...
Weekly Link Love - Edition 38
Research of the Week Weight lifting without weights... works ? Exercise fights off Alzheimer's . Capping medical resident training hours at 80 per week didn't hurt patients...
Alzheimer's may 'begin in CHILDHOOD', scientists discover
A study by the University of California, Riverside, found children and teenagers who carry a variation of the APOE gene score worse on IQ tests by an average of 1.91 points.
Computer use later in life may prevent cognitive decline
New research finds that using a computer and playing games, among other activities, can significantly reduce the risk of mild cognitive impairment.
Alzheimer's Insulin Study Puzzles Researchers
Open-label extension shows a prolonged positive effect on cognition, but only in a subset
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12th grader wears bathrobe for senior photos: 'I'm going to be a LEGEND'
Evan's mom had big ideas for his senior portrait session. Evan had other plans.
VIDEO: Eisai executive highlights thyroid cancer data, company pipeline
CHICAGO - Kirk Shepard, MD, senior vice president, chief medical officer and head of global medical affairs for the oncology business group at Eisai, spoke with HemOnc Today at...
A New Way to Stage Alzheimer's Disease?
Novel biomarker system traces Alzheimer's progression over time