• By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

    STUDY DESCRIBES NEW TARGETS FOR PRECISION TREATMENT OF MENINGIOMAS

    Winner of the Integra Foundation Award, Mark W. Youngblood, presented his research, Clinical and Molecular Features of Genomic Subgroups...

    Neurology
    • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

      LOW-COST DRUG FOR SEVERE BLEEDING COULD SAVE LIVES OF MOTHERS AFTER CHILDBIRTH

      An inexpensive and widely available drug could save the lives of one in three mothers who would otherwise bleed to death after childbirth,...

      Drugs, Childbirth
      • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

        STUDY SHOWS MICROTHREADED DENTAL IMPLANTS CAN MINIMIZE CRESTAL BONE LOSS

        Journal of Oral Implantology - Tooth loss is not simply an aesthetic problem for adults. It can have severe consequences to overall...

        Dental, Aesthetical, Aesthetic
        • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

          ACTRESS KIRUNA STAMELL ARGUES ABOUT GENE EDITING WITH DR CHRISTOPHER GYNGELL

          Two papers published today by the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, debate gene editing and the health of future generations.

          • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

            DIFFERENT DOSES OF RESISTANCE EXERCISES COULD AID RECOVERY FROM INFECTION, INJURY

            Having your healthcare professional prescribe you a dose of bench presses to ward off an infection or help heal an injury may sound...

            AIDS
            • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

              GERMAN SCIENTISTS UNRAVEL DEFENSE STRATEGY OF MUSHROOMS AGAINST INSECT LARVAE

              Some mushrooms produce long-chain unsaturated carboxylic acids as their chemical defense against insect larvae. The biosynthesis of...

              • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                NEW BOOK OFFERS GUIDANCE ON HOW TO DELIVER SYSTEMATIC APPROACHES IN FORENSIC MUSIC THERAPY

                ‘The Clinician's Guide to Forensic Music Therapy' by Dr Stella Compton Dickinson and Dr Laurien Hakvoort, is the first book to offer...

                Hospital
                • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                  COUPLE-BASED INTERVENTIONS CAN HELP WOMEN COPE WITH PREMENSTRUAL DISTRESS

                  A Western Sydney University study has found that couples counselling can be critical for women in the treatment of severe premenstrual...

                  • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                    SCIENTISTS LAUNCH NEW VIRTUAL PLATFORM TO AID GLOBAL SEARCH FOR TREATMENT OF LEUKEMIA

                    Finding a cure for a rare type of blood cancer could be accelerated by a new virtual platform that allows researchers easy access to...

                    Leukemia, Cures, Cancer, AIDS
                    • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                      ARDS SURVIVORS WHO RETURN TO WORK END UP LOSING THEIR JOBS, STUDY FINDS

                      Forty-four percent of people who held jobs before contracting a condition called acute respiratory distress syndrome were jobless one...

                      Hospital
                      • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                        AMERICAN ACADEMY OF NURSING RECOGNIZES UOFL RACETRACK CLINIC AS INNOVATIVE MODEL

                        The Kentucky Racing Health Services Center, a nonprofit clinic run by the University of Louisville School of Nursing, has been designated...

                        • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                          LEARNING KEY 'DANGER ZONES' CAN HELP PLASTIC SURGEONS TO ENHANCE SAFETY OF FACIAL FILLER PROCEDURES

                          Dermal fillers have become a popular alternative to surgery for patients who want a younger facial appearance. Learning about some...

                          • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                            STUDY SHOWS NEW WAY FOR RESEARCH FINDINGS TO REACH MORE PEOPLE

                            When it comes to sharing new research findings with the world, Twitter has emerged as a key tool for scientists - and for the journals...

                            • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                              RESEARCHERS EXPLORE LINK BETWEEN GUT MICROBIOME AND NUTRITION IN AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER

                              Over the last decade, research has revealed more about the human gut microbiome-the environment within the gastrointestinal tract-where...

                              Nutrition
                              • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                                STUDY SHEDS NEW LIGHT ON EVOLUTIONARY ORIGIN OF THE VERTEBRATE BRAIN

                                A study recently published in PLOS Biology provides information that substantially changes the prevailing idea about the brain formation...

                                Brain
                                • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                                  EXPERTS HIGHLIGHT NEED FOR FURTHER RESEARCH ON DIFFERENCES BETWEEN MILK PROTEINS

                                  New knowledge on milk composition and quality is of essential importance to consumers as well as the industry. There are therefore...

                                  • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                                    UM SOM EXPERT DIAGNOSES SEVERE ILLNESS THAT DESTROYED HEARING OF SPANISH ARTIST

                                    Francisco Goya is the most important Spanish artist of the late 18th and early 19th century. He was famed for his sensitive portraits,...

                                    • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                                      TESTOSTERONE REDUCES COGNITIVE REFLECTION, INCREASES IMPULSIVE BEHAVIOR IN MEN

                                      Hotheaded, impulsive men who shoot first and ask questions later are a staple of Westerns and 1970s cop films, but new research shows...

                                      • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                                        CHINA CREATES NEW KINASE-BASED WHOLE-CELL SCREENING LIBRARY FOR HIGH-THROUGHPUT DRUG ASSAY

                                        After five years of hard work, China has completed the world's largest kinase-based whole-cell screening library for high-throughput...

                                        Drugs
                                        • By News Medical   -   Apr 29, 2017

                                          STUDY EXAMINES ECONOMIC IMPACT OF SURVIVING ACUTE RESPIRATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME

                                          According to a new multicenter study, nearly half of previously employed adult survivors of acute respiratory distress syndrome were...

                                          Hospital