Scientists have shown in mice that skin cells re-programmed into brain stem cells, transplanted into the central nervous system, help reduce inflammation and may be able to help repair damage caused by multiple sclerosis (MS).
There are many reasons for rectal bleeding after wiping. We look at 11 causes here, along with the treatment options there are for each one.
Learn about different reasons why a nose might bleed after being blown. We also look at the options for when the cause needs treatment.
Police questioned former Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin on Friday as he was seeking treatment at a hospital, and do not believe a chilling social media post from Martin represents a real threat to his high school. Martin posted a picture of a gun, a message about getting revenge on bullies, and the names of [more]
For as mainstream as marijuana is becoming, there are still some who are worried about the unforeseen consequences this new social acceptance has or could bring about - from cancer treatment scams to more car crashes. But a new review published this week in Addiction suggests that at least one of these worries hasn't come true. Show More Summary
Charles Krupa/AP When Bruce Springsteen received cover-story treatment in both Time and Newsweek on the same day, Oct. 27, 1975—“Rock’s New Sensation,” claimed Time, while Newsweek’s cover blazoned: “Making of a Rock Star”—it was a seismic event in the popular culture and a tad awkward for both newsmagazines. Show More Summary
WELL, GOOD: Ketamine may represent a ‘paradigm shift’ for depression treatment.
It seems that in recent years there has been an uptick in the amount of manga based stories getting live-action treatments. Some of them good, some not so good, some really bad. So it's no surprise that the show that was voted as the...Show More Summary
NEW YORK, NY (Feb. 23, 2018) - Single-cell analysis holds enormous potential to study how individual cells influence disease and respond to treatment, but the lack of cost-effective and user-friendly instrumentation remains challenging. Show More Summary
Experts dive into the question of whether it's actually save to have sex when you have a UTI, or if you should hold off until you're done with treatment.
If you’re like us, you love to get an in-house dermatological treatment at home. There’s nothing like fixing all your problematic skin woes while you relax on your couch watching Netflix. If you’re looking to minimize your fine lines and rid your skin of dark spots, check out the NuBrilliance Microdermabrasion kit. Not only does it […]
The bedbug heat treatment made Elizabeth Ashbaugh and her husband, William, collapse.
Ever since I decided to start dying my hair at home (the grays are becoming more prevalent by the day), I've become a lot more eager to welcome other salon-like treatments into my bathroom - especially when they involve little effort...Show More Summary
Learn about five causes of pain in the back of the head. We also look at the triggers and treatment options for each of these headache types.
New research published in the Feb. 23 issue of the Journal of Biological Chemistry identifies an enzyme that turns off transglutaminase 2, potentially paving the way for new treatments for celiac disease.
Alcohol and other drug (AOD) treatment and recovery research typically focuses on outcomes such as 'days abstinent.' Yet the degree to which individuals may be functioning better physically, socially and psychologically, how happy they may be, and their levels of self-esteem may be equally important as measures of progress. Show More Summary
Advances in cancer treatment have resulted in a growing number of cancer survivors. However, powerful treatments such as chemotherapy, radiation treatments and some cancer drugs are not without their risks, including the potential for serious, long-term damage to the heart. Show More Summary
As the opioid crisis tightens its grip, an industry has sprung up to offer recovery programs for executives who seek treatment in a discreet environment.
Pimples on the nipple are common and usually not a cause for concern. Learn about types of bumps on the nipple, treatments, and when to see a doctor.
Researchers could be on the verge of a new treatment for multiple sclerosis; they reveal how transplanting neural stem cells derived from a patient's own skin could help to repair nerve damage caused by the disease.