Stem cell transplant was viable and effective in halting or reversing degenerative disc disease of the spine, a meta-analysis of animal studies showed, in a development expected to open up research in humans. Recent developments in stem...Show More Summary
Major League Baseball 13-time All-Star Ken Griffey, Jr. holds a sports clinic for little league softball and baseball players in Mexico City, Mexico, on March 1, 2014. [State Department photo/ Public Domain] While successful people-to-people diplomacy always requires hard work and creativity, a little star power never hurts. Show More Summary
A newly developed type of filter can help people with nasal symptoms from seasonal hay fever, clinical research suggests. The filter, which is not yet in production, works by being inserted in both nostrils. Depending on the filter's...Show More Summary
Robert Hall's feature film version of the popular web series FEAR CLINIC has just released its first promo trailer that, while a bit unpolished, features some really persuasive and freaky imagery. Certainly my interest level on thisShow More Summary
Have you been staring into the cardboard hollows of a few too many pints of Ben & Jerry’s lately? According to the International Journal of Eating Disorders, there is a three times greater chance for a gay man to have a clinical eating disorder than a straight man. What’s more, the Journal states that 15 […]
The Robert Hall-directed Fear Clinic, recently acquired by Anchor Bay, now has a trailer, and it’s jam-packed with all sorts of crazy imagery with stars Robert Englund (A Nightmare on Elm Street), Fiona Dourif (Curse of Chucky), Corey Taylor (of Slipknot) and Thomas Dekker (Laid... Read More
Electrodes inserted in your spine. A box the size of your wallet embedded in your ass. Cum at the touch of a button. Totally worth it, right? ...clinical trials to begin later this year with Me...
As more abortion clinics close in the state of Texas, a retrospective look at the politics that led to this form of oppression points mostly at men. In fact, the five Republican candidates for the most powerful statewide offices in Texas, all of whom are dedicated to increasing abortion restrictions, are male. Show More Summary
There is evidence that the brain changes associated with Alzheimer's disease begin many years before clinical symptoms like memory loss and mental decline emerge. With this in mind, biomarkers of these changes could be valuable ways to identify individuals at the "preclinical" stage, which is early enough for brain-preserving treatment to be effective.
BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Philanthropist and former media tycoon Ted Turner was rushed to a hospital with appendicitis early on Friday in Argentina's Patagonia region, where he owns property, local media said.
"I’m in shock and I’m angry. People are trying to stop me from doing something that I believe is a human right and is legal." The post Montana Abortion Clinic Forced To Close After Being Vandalized By An Anti-Choice Activist appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Did you dig our 2009 FEARNET original web-series 'Fear Clinic?' Well then, you're going to love this! Director Robert Hall is back with the brand new movie version of 'Fear Clinic' and we're thrilled to share with you the first trailer for the flick. Show More Summary
A simple surgical procedure on the kidneys touted as a revolutionary treatment for high blood pressure turns out to be not so revolutionary after all. In a first its kind, a Norwegian clinical trial shows that established, standard drug treatment works better than the new surgical procedure.
The ever-decreasing number of abortion clinics continues its decline with the announcement of the closing of abortion clinics in Texas, Florida, and California. Whole Women’s Health announced this week that its surgical abortion clinics in McAllen and Beaumont have permanently closed due to the new law passed last year that requires abortion facilities to meet […]
By Paul Reed: Introduction Spectrum Pharmaceuticals (SPPI) is a company with over 16 ongoing clinical trials, seven of which will soon be reporting pivotal results. SPPI's pipeline breadth is a double-edged sword. A bloated pipelineShow More Summary
A small filter the size of a contact lens could possibly make life easier for some of the estimated 500 million people worldwide who suffer from itching, sneezing and a runny nose as soon as the pollen season starts. A clinical study...Show More Summary
By Don Dion: Aquinox Pharmaceuticals Inc (AQXP), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical firm, developing inflammation and cancer treatments, plans to raise $41 million in its upcoming IPO. The Vancouver, Canada-based firm will offer 3.7 million shares at an expected price range of $10-$12 per share. Show More Summary
A Ludwig Cancer Research study suggests that the clinical efficacy of checkpoint blockade, a powerful new strategy to harness the immune response to treat cancers, might be dramatically improved if combined with oncolytic virotherapy, an investigational intervention that employs viruses to destroy tumors.
Welcome to Writing Clinic! This is a weekly series where I choose one post at random from those submitted and give feedback and editorial suggestions. If you’d like to take part, read this post for details. Note that if your post wasn’t...Show More Summary