Health

IBM Merge Healthcare $1bn merger will add eyes to Watson

In one of its biggest announcements in the recent past, tech biggie IBM has informed that it has agreed to pay the whopping sum...

Women Beware: One drink per day increases risk of alcohol related cancers

Researchers have found that light drinking results only in a minimal rise in the risk of all cancer types; however, it significantly increases breast...

Sierra Leone VP under self-imposed 21 day Ebola quarantine

Sierra Leone is growing new concern about the Ebola outbreak, as Vice President Samuel Sam-Sumana elected to place himself under a 21-day quarantine following...

Alcohol leading killer in the United States

Want to live a long life? Better lay off the booze. According to a new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Scientists device virtual reality tests to predict Alzheimer’s long before it is diagnosed

A new study published in the journal Science by a team of researchers from the German Centre for Neurodegenerative Diseases in Bonn, Germany, has...

Victorian era diseases are back in Britain

Tuberculosis and a range other potentially fatal diseases are gradually making a strong comeback in different parts of Britain. Recently obtained numbers suggest that...

Same-Sex Couple Denied Funeral Due to Gay Marriage

Julion Evans of Tampa, Florida died last month of amyloidosis at the tender age of 42. The congregation of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church of...

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...

iPads, other devices can lead to Nickel allergies in children

If a child has a nickel allergy, parents may want to think twice about letting them use an iPad or similar device. Recently, a...
Vitamin-D-deficiency

Low vitamin D levels could lead to high risk for The Alzheimer’s & Dementia

Vitamin D deficiency is linked with an accelerated decline in episodic memory and executive function performance, according to the recent research. Joshua Mille, professor...

General Mills recalls 60,000 green beans bags over fears of listeria contamination

Following fears of possible listeria outbreak in its products, General Mills is recalling 60,000 bags of Cascadian Farm Cut Green Beans – and consumers...

Reduced blood flow observed in brain even after clinical recovery from concussion

A new study presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America has revealed that young athletes who suffered concussion might...

Mandatory vaccine bill passes California State Assembly

Soon the state of California will have a new law that will require almost every child to get vaccinated for being allowed to attend...

US is looking to accelerate disease cures, re-enacts revised 21st century cures act

The lawmakers in the United States has taken a bold step to ensure that the health laws of the country are keeping pace with...

Top 5 Ways to Deal with a Hectic Lifestyle

In recent times, a hectic lifestyle has become an index of being valued on the professional front. Once considered as an exceptional case, a...

WY3161 Molecule Could Stop Future Ebola Outbreaks

The new Ebola death toll count is now at 932, with the infected population count up to 1700 now. This morning, additional Ebola outbreaks have...

Boffins discovers STORR gene required for Morphinan biosynthesis in opium poppy

Last month, a study published in the journal Nature reported that scientists have successfully identified almost every single step of the process that uses...

Nivolumab increases the proportion of lung cancer patients alive

Results obtained during recent trials have revealed that the drug called Nivolumab (Opdivo), a PD-1 inhibitor, can improve survival of some lung cancer patients....

Climate change: Violent clashes in Paris ahead of US-China meeting

Just a day before nearly 150 world leaders and over 40,000 delegates from 195 countries would be meeting in Paris to reach a binding...
Diabetes drug

Diabetes drug Actos helps in preventing stroke!

Diabetes drug Actos or Pioglitazone as it is called protects people who have already suffered from stroke, from 2nd stroke. If combined with standard treatment,...

FDA panel seeks approval for more effective cholesterol drug

An FDA advisory committee consisting of 15 experts has voted that the new and highly powerful cholesterol shot Repatha should be approved. Repatha is...

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