Health News

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 00:00

report that adding a face shield to the standard-issue helmet worn by the vast majority of U.S. ground troops could significantly reduce traumatic brain injury, or TBI. The extra protection offered b

Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 00:00
An international team of scientists, including researchers from Karolinska Institutet, have found 30 new gene variants associated with the risk of Crohn's disease. The results of the study provide val
Tuesday, November 23, 2010 - 00:00

Cancer cells can make their own blood vessels. This finding is very significant in the context of cancer treatment, as one of the methods to treat cancer is by cutting off blood vessels to the cancero

Monday, November 22, 2010 - 00:00
a cautionary warning in the growing field of the development of stem cells as a means for future treatment of patients through replacement of diseased or damaged tissues by using the patient's own st
Monday, November 22, 2010 - 00:00
Most patients who take anti-depressants give up their treatment in less than six months, the minimum period recommended for treating severe depression and other derived pathologies. This is the conclu
Monday, November 22, 2010 - 00:00
Your brain is able to quickly switch from detecting an object moving in your direction to determining what the object is through a phenomenon called adaptation.