Saturday, September 22, 2018
These immune system changes are precisely timed, and can help establish when the body is not adapting as expected, the study by Stanford University School of Medicine suggested. Nearly 10 percent of infants in the US are born prematurely,...
Asthma inhalers may protect patients from Parkinson's disease, a major new study suggests. Full of salbutamol, researchers found the medication halves the risk of developing the devastating neurological condition. It is believed the drug, used in blue inhalers, stops...
Police in the US state of Utah have launched an investigation after video footage showed an officer forcibly arresting a nurse for refusing to draw blood from an unconscious patient. At least two police department employees, including the officer involved,...
Women in Australia who were left in chronic pain from vaginal mesh implants have reacted angrily after doctors suggested that anal sex could be a solution to their problem. The trans-vaginal mesh is a net-like implant used to treat pelvic...
High levels of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, which is also known as “bad cholesterol,” has been identified as a major culprit in the development of coronary heart disease (CHD). To curb the effects of this challenge, scientists have found...
The Tanzania Commission for AIDS (TACAIDS) said on Thursday that the country recorded reductions in HIV/AIDS infections from 72,000 in 2013 to 48,000 in 2015. Director-General of TACAIDS, Mr Leonard Maboko, made this known while briefing the Parliamentary Committee on...
An American based professor on Transfusion and Stem Cell transplantation professor Abba Zubairu Wednesday called on Nigerian government at all levels to demonstrate the needed political will and evolve policies that can revive the ailing health sector, so as...
Zimbabwe is recording increased cases of drug resistant HIV which have contributed to shortages of Abacavier, a drug administered to patients a Senior Government Official said on Wednesday. Abacavier is administered to patients who would have failed or reacted...
About 5,000 carrot-coloured ecstasy tablets in the shape of Donald Trump's head have been seized by German police in the north-western city of Osnabruck. The drugs were confiscated over the weekend, police say, and an Austrian father and son have...
Researchers have successfully used an artificial womb to incubate healthy baby lambs for a period of one week, and hope that it can be used in future technology for premature babies. The researchers from the University of Western Australia, Women...