Whether you’re camping, hiking or just playing near woods, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says tick bites should be top of mind. Ticks live in moist and humid environments, particularly wooded and grassy areas — some of the same places where you may be enjoying summer. A tick bite can result in mild symptoms that are treatable at […]
JACKSONVILLE, Florida: El Dr. Guojun Bu, neurocientífico de la sede de Mayo Clinic en Florida, recibió el Gran Premio 2016 de la Fundación MetLife para Investigación sobre la Enfermedad de Alzheimer, uno de los premios más prestigiosos que anualmente se otorgan a los mejores científicos de ese campo de estudio. El premio fue otorgado al Dr. Bu […]
Advanced Instruments, Inc., a leader in laboratory instrumentation, launches their GloCyte Automated Cell Counter System at the 68th AACC Annual Scientific Meeting & Clinical Lab Expo in Philadelphia, PA July 31-August 4. This new fluorescence and microscopy technology recently received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Show More Summary
A landmark study is underway to test an antibody that could potentially protect people from infection by almost all strains of HIV and it's not the only one.
In psychiatric clinics with an exclusively open-door policy, the risk of patients committing suicide or absconding from treatment is no higher than in clinics with locked wards. This has been demonstrated in a large study by the University...Show More Summary
A team of researchers from the Stanford University School of Medicine has identified key areas of the human brain that, under stimulation, could make a person more susceptible to hypnosis. Clinical Hypnosis represents a valuable tool...Show More Summary
Telehealth and telemedicine companies have the power to help patients get the care they need from home, and often more quickly and at a lower cost than what they’d pay out of pocket at a clinic or office in person. Investors have backed...Show More Summary
In a cross-sectional analysis published online today in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, researchers looked at the association between habitual nut consumption and inflammatory biomarkers among 5,013 men and women participating in two ongoing prospective cohort studies: the Nurses' Health Study and Health Professionals Follow-up Study. Show More Summary
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- With a shortage of donor organs, Mayo Clinic is exploring therapeutic strategies for patients with debilitating liver diseases. Researchers are testing a new approach to correct metabolic disorders without a whole organ transplant. Their findings appear in Science Translational Medicine. read more
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Which antiplatelet medication is best after a coronary stent? The Tailored Antiplatelet Therapy to Lessen Outcomes After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (TAILOR-PCI) Study examines whether prescribing heart medication...Show More Summary
Scientists from Federal Research and Clinical Centre of Physical-Chemical Medicine, Koltzov Institute of Developmental Biology and MIPT have shown that peptidoglycan recognition proteins (PGLYRPs) of the human immune system can play a key role in the fight against chlamydia infections. Their study was published in Infection and Immunity. read more
While his brother keeps busy producing and stewarding a series of flawless offspring, Prince Harry has turned his efforts to the cause of HIV prevention and care. On July 14, Harry visited a London sexual-health clinic to take an HIV test and broadcast the whole thing on Facebook Live.
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: BIO and BIOb), a global provider of life science research and clinical diagnostic products, today announced its entry into the rapidly growing molecular diagnostics testing market with the launch of Amplichek(tm) II quality control, which was recently issued a de novo clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Researchers at Lawson Health Research Institute are the first in Canada to develop clinical practice guidelines for managing neuropathic pain with patients who have experienced a spinal cord injury (SCI).
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Judy Boughey explains how breast cancer care is being tailored to a patients needs. To listen, click the link below. Axillary Ultrasound after Chemo
Does what you eat matter when it comes to brain health? Mayo Clinic experts say what's good for the body is also good for the brain, and your diet may impact your risk of dementia. Reporter Vivien Williams talks to Dr. Ronald Petersen about a heart and brain-healthy diet. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Diet Journalists: […]
Hundreds of clinics have sprung up in the United States in recent years, offering untested stem cell treatments for many ailments.
The digital clinic gives people the flexibility to fit wellness checkups into their busy schedules
Several times a month, Jessica Wen, a pediatrician specializing in liver diseases, has a teenager show up at her clinic at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia with an unexpected diagnosis: hepatit...