Effectiveness of mammograms vastly overestimated: Study

During a recent study, scientists have come to know that the benefits of breast cancer screening or mammograms are largely overestimated. According to scientists...

Obese patients not able to sustain weight loss after current nonsurgical obesity

Findings of a new study have revealed that just one in every 210 obese men has the chance of reaching a healthy body weight....

Lumpectomy better for cancer survival than double mastectomy

A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) says that a lumpectomy is more helpful with breast cancer survival...

Dr. Oz or America’s doctor medical advice is inaccurate or fake, study says

Great Britain – Dr. Oz might be giving bogus medical advice, according to a recent study. The daytime talk show host who has won...

Why FDA decision on Flibanserin or Female Viagra is matter of debate?

Soon we will hear the FDA announcing its decision on flibanserin or female Viagra. Before that, the tiny pink pill has become a topic...

Lancaster botulism outbreak caused by home-canned food

Botulism is something that, until recently, has remained virtually extinct from our daily news cycle. That was until an outbreak in Lancaster, Ohio actually...

Gene therapy can stabilize lungs of cystic fibrosis patients

Scientists have recently discovered that a gene therapy can stabilize the lungs of cystic fibrosis (CF) patients and slightly improve the symptoms of the...

Brain tumor magic BULLET could be closer than ever

When it comes to treating cancer this is one area of the medical world where we simply haven't seen the development or breakthroughs that...

Education plays vital role in reducing adult mortality, says study

A new study has found a link between life expectancy and education, which gives new credit to education and the power it has. Researchers...

Trending #SunburnArt increases risk of melanoma by 50%

The summer time has finally arrived exposing us to harmful UV rays of the sun and hot temperatures. While we can protect our skin...

ixekizumab dose gives psoriasis patients a new and effective biological therapy option

A trial led by the University of Manchester has found evidence supporting a new psoriasis drug’s ability to clear psoriatic plaques completely. During the...

SB 277: California Senate passes the bill to vaccinate the children before kindergarten

A new bill approved by the California Senate has ended waiver for school vaccinations in the state. This measure will be eliminating parents’ right...

Albert Einstein online papers exposes the ordinary side of Extraordinary Scientist

sortedAlbert Einstein left nearly 80,000 documents after his passing, and they were all given to the Princeton University Press, and the Hebrew University of...

People think getting tattoo is rebellious, ignore side effects of tattoo ink

A new study has found that tattoo ink can have longer lasting impacts that scientists or the general public had previously known. The study...

Young women are more likely to practice light smoking: study

A new study has found that while there’s a decrease in overall smoking levels in the US, “very light” smoking has become more common....

FDA approves MGH developed BCG vaccine to reverse Type 1 Diabetes clinical trial

Individuals suffering from or at high risk of getting type-1 diabetes have good news waiting for them. The FDA has given the permission of...

T2DM is linked with cerebral vasoreactivity & decline in multiple cognitive tasks

It’s already a known fact that diabetes can damage multiple organs, from the heart and the kidneys to the eyes and the brain. As...

While LGBT community makes social leaps, Apple ResearchKit will help on medical issues

The social status of people belonging to the LGBT community today is much different from what it was even a few decades back. Today,...

Study describes new statin therapy as well-planned and cost effective

A new paper published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) on Tuesday has described the new guidelines for prescribing statins (a...

Chikungunya mosquito virus affects two people in New Hampshire

In Concord, New Hampshire, public health officials have noted today that mosquitoes carrying a virus called Chikungunya have arrived with two confirmed cases. The virus,...

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