Health News

Monday, February 21, 2011 - 00:00
Cardiovascular disease can occur when vascular smooth muscle cells (VSMC) increase causing artery walls to thicken as the result of a build-up of fatty materials such as cholesterol. Researchers have
Monday, February 21, 2011 - 00:00
Nanotechnology may open a new door on the treatment of liver cancer, according to a team of Penn State College of Medicine researchers. They used molecular-sized bubbles filled with chemotherapy drugs
Monday, February 21, 2011 - 00:00
High-quality hospitals deliver lower-cost care to trauma patients, according to a study published in the Annals of Surgery. The study found high-quality hospitals have death rates that are 34 percent
Monday, February 21, 2011 - 00:00
Inflammatory reactions come in several flavors—Th1 and Th2, for example-each classified according to the proteins, or cytokines, that predominate. Tumors are often infiltrated with cells that produce
Monday, February 21, 2011 - 00:00
Two effective treatments benefit up to 60 per cent of patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome or Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME), according to a collaborative trial by King's College London and coll
Monday, February 21, 2011 - 00:00
Asthma may have a surprising relationship with the composition of the species of bacteria that inhabit bronchial airways, a finding that could suggest new treatment or even potential cures for the com