Low intensity ultrasound after surgical repair of a bone fracture is a popular treatment to improve recovery, but it doesn't work, says a large international study led by researchers at McMaster University.
The 2016 presidential race has imbued in us a renewed sense of urgency to seek action against unjust treatment of women in our society, and to elevate their status. Mr. Trump's video of belittling women has lashed out against the dignity and decency of American men and women alike. Show More Summary
One of the best animated stop motion animated fantasy film of all time gets the “honest trailer” treatment! Can you believe this movie is already 23 years old? Yeah, me neither! From Screen Junkies: Strap in for the creepy kids’ movie...Show More Summary
WHO COULD HAVE SEEN THIS COMING? Insurers use California’s assisted-suicide law to deny treatment for terminal patients. About one-year ago, Gov. Jerry Brown signed the state’s assisted-suicide bill into law. It fully went into effect this June, with the opening of the first clinic. While there is no data on the number of California assisted-suicides, […]
Shirlene Quigley -- a former backup dancer for Beyonce and Rihanna -- has been found and she's safe but getting some sort of medical treatment... TMZ has learned. Law enforcement tells us she was found somewhere in New Jersey and is getting help at…
It’s rather difficult to go through an October without hearing, in some way, shape, or form, about John Carpenter’s Halloween. After all, the 1978 slasher is a masterpiece and is considered one of the greatest horror films ever made. So let’s go ahead and get another story about it up! There was an attempt to […]
Tumor cells collected during the removal of a cancerous bladder and transplanted into mice with weakened immune systems could help physicians rapidly identify high-risk cancers, determine prognosis and refine the use of biomarkers to personalize care for patients with this common cancer.
(Wayne State University - Office of the Vice President for Research) A team of Wayne State University researchers led by Karen MacDonell, Ph.D., assistant professor of family medicine and public health sciences at Wayne State's School...Show More Summary
Thousands of practitioners of the Falun Gong movement from around the world converged on Market Street in San Francisco Tuesday to bring attention to treatment of members imprisoned in China. The march started at 10 a.m. on Market and...Show More Summary
Over a million Americans will seek medical treatment outside of the United States this year, but "medical tourism" is not without serious risks.
Free-agent safety Taylor Mays reportedly spent time in a treatment facility after twice violating the NFL's substance abuse policy during the offseason. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Mays spent "several weeks" in the facility...Show More Summary
It's a good time to be an X-Men fan. It's seemed recently like Marvel's mutants were getting the short end of the merchandizing stick, in favor of a focus on the Marvel Studios movies star Avengers and attempts to make the Inhumans happen. But...Show More Summary
A team of Wayne State University researchers led by Karen MacDonell, Ph.D., assistant professor of family medicine and public health sciences at Wayne State's School of Medicine, recently received a $2.66 million award from the National...Show More Summary
English actor Alfie Allen gets the designer treatment with a new feature. Allen stars in a photo shoot for L’Uomo Vogue’s October 2016 issue. Dylan Don photographs the Game of Thrones star. A natural in front of the camera, Allen dons a designer wardrobe with a dandy draw. Show More Summary
A corneal ulcer is an open sore on the cornea, which is the clear part of the eye covering the iris and the round pupil. There are many different causes of corneal ulcers. If left unattended, the condition can … The post Corneal ulcer: Diagnosis, treatment, and prevention appeared first on Bel Marra Health - Breaking Health News and Health Information.
Mount Sinai Experts Weigh In on Self-Management, Treatment Options, Reversing the Disease and the Newest Advances in Diabetes Research
Pembrolizumab, an immunotherapy drug that was extensively evaluated by UCLA cancer researcher Dr. Edward Garon, has been approved by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration as first-line treatment for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC).Show More Summary
With the goal of advancing a powerful cancer treatment strategy that uses immune cells to fight the disease, benefactors Ellen and Gary Davis have generously made a $2 million gift to Weill Cornell Medicine to drive ongoing research in immunotherapy, the institution announced today.
iOS/Android: If you or a loved one is struggling with substance abuse, gambling, alcohol, eating disorders, or some other addiction, Addicaid may provide you with one option for recourse, or at least an outlet for you to confide in someone who understands. Read more...
UAB doctors say stroke prevention treatments are not one-size-fits-all, and treatment options can be individualized using this hierarchical ranking.