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The pain of losing a body part is twofold, as the patients not only suffer from wound pain. Often they are also affected by so called phantom pain. Unlike bodily wounds which will eventually heal, pha
How a novel anti-depressant ketamine can take effect in hours, rather than the weeks or months usually required for most drugs currently on the market.Should speed development of a safe and easy-to-a
A combination of Chinese herbs in use for more than 1,800 years reduced the gastrointestinal side effects of chemotherapy in mice, while actually enhancing the effects of the cancer treatment, Yale Un
A nanopore, in the graphene membrane, they were able to measure exchange of ions through the pore and demonstrated that a long DNA molecule can be pulled through the graphene nanopore just as a threa
A DNA sequence in individuals with FSHD that causes a gene called DUX4 to be more active in a common form of muscular dystrophy known as facioscapulohumeral dystrophy, or FSHD.
While some young adults believe smoking the Middle Eastern waterpipe called hookah is a safer alternative to cigarettes, the near opposite is true.
Healthy snacking is a great way for kids and adults to keep up energy levels, avoid overeating at main meals and ensure that they are consuming enough essential nutrients
Drug sulfasalazine to treat inflammation plays surprising role reducing the infection caused by an opportunistic bug that is deadly for AIDS, cancer patients and others with weakened immune systems