Health News

Monday, February 7, 2011 - 00:00
A low cost, nanometer-sized drug to treat chronic wounds, such as diabetic foot ulcers or burns, has been developed by a group of scientists from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Harvard Medical S
Monday, February 7, 2011 - 00:00
A digital signal processing technique long used by statisticians to analyze data is helping Houston scientists understand the roots of memory and learning, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases and str
Monday, February 7, 2011 - 00:00
Defects in the genome are the cause of many diseases. Gene therapy – direct replacement of mutant genes by intact DNA copies – offers a means of correcting such defects. Now a research team based at t
Monday, February 7, 2011 - 00:00

Reported the evaluation of the efficacy of prostate cancer (PCa) detection by trained dogs on human urine samples

Monday, February 7, 2011 - 00:00
Acupuncture and physical exercise improve hormone levels and menstrual bleeding pattern in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), reveals research from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden.
Monday, February 7, 2011 - 00:00
So-called barrier sites -- the skin, gut, lung – limit the inner body’s exposure to allergens, pollutants, viruses, bacteria, and parasites. Understanding how the immune system works in these external