Medicine


Steroid Injections Relieve Back Pain But On Temporarily Basis

Steroid Injections Relieve Back Pain But On Temporarily Basis

Steroid injections can reduce lower back pain immediately but they have no long term and sustainable benefits, review suggests...

Aug 25 2015, 3:49am CDT

Universal Flu Vaccine to End Seasonal Flu Shots

Universal Flu Vaccine to End Seasonal Flu Shots

Science gets closer to a universal flu vaccine. New research shows promising results....

Aug 25 2015, 3:14am CDT

A Tiny Dose of Aspirin Can Save You from Colon Cancer

A Tiny Dose of Aspirin Can Save You from Colon Cancer

The risk of colon cancer reduces significantly when low dose of aspirin or non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs are taken for...

Aug 25 2015, 12:52am CDT

Doctor is Crucial for Weight Loss says Study

Doctor's Support is Crucial for Weight Loss says Study

It has been said that a physician’s support is crucial for shedding the excess pounds....

Aug 24 2015, 7:54am CDT

Jimmy Carter Teaches Bible Classes 3 Days After Cancer Radiation Treatment

Jimmy Carter Teaches Bible Classes 3 Days After Cancer Radiation Treatment

Former president Jimmy Carter taught Sunday School in Maranatha Baptist Church in Plains, Ga. on Aug. 23. Carter's Bible c...

Aug 24 2015, 7:30am CDT

Heart Medicine May Fight Ovarian Cancer in Women

Heart Medicine May Fight Ovarian Cancer in Women

It has been found out that a certain type of heart medicine may fight ovarian cancer in women....

Aug 24 2015, 6:58am CDT

Marijuana Kills Cancer Cells Per National Cancer Institute

Marijuana Kills Cancer Cells Per National Cancer Institute

The National Cancer Institute has confirmed marijuana kills cancer cells. However, the FDA has not approved marijuana as a mean...

Aug 24 2015, 6:00am CDT

Doctor’s Support Holds the Key to Successful Weight Loss

Doctor’s Support Holds the Key to Successful Weight Loss

The relationship between doctor and patient could influence weight loss efforts, study suggests...

Aug 23 2015, 6:11am CDT

New Study Reveals Major Risk Factors of Alzheimer’s Disease

New Study Reveals Major Risk Factors of Alzheimer’s Disease

Obesity, depression, high blood pressure, lifestyle and type 2 diabetes are among those risk factors. Effective intervention ca...

Aug 22 2015, 12:51am CDT

Shannen Doherty Sues Management Firm Over Late Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Shannen Doherty Sues Management Firm Over Late Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Shannen Doherty has recently been diagnosed with cancer for which she is blaming her lawyers because the missed out on her heal...

Aug 20 2015, 10:07am CDT

First MERS Vaccine Works on Animals

First MERS Vaccine Works on Animals

Researchers have tested a new synthetic vaccine that can generate antibodies against MERS and build up immunity in animals....

Aug 20 2015, 9:47am CDT

Mutant Lice Found in 25 US States

Mutant Lice Found in 25 US States

In over 25 states in the United, head lice have shown resistance to ordinary medicines....

Aug 20 2015, 5:43am CDT

Stroke Risk Increases with Long Working Hours

Working Late can Kill You

A new study carried out on half a million people suggest chances of stroke increases with long working hours....

Aug 20 2015, 5:10am CDT

Zebrafish Embryos Used to Identify New Diabetes Drugs

Zebrafish Embryos Used to Identify New Diabetes Drugs

Scientists have found that zebrafish embryos may prove suitable for testing new diabetes medicines....

Aug 19 2015, 7:37am CDT

Vaginal Bacteria Cause Premature Birth

Vaginal Bacteria Cause Premature Birth

Researchers found that the deficiency of a certain bacteria leads risks of the preterm birth among women....

Aug 19 2015, 7:17am CDT

Drinking Increases Risk of Cancers in Smokers

Drinking Increases Risk of Cancers in Smokers

It was found that smokers of both sexes may contract cancer due to moderate drinking....

Aug 19 2015, 6:56am CDT

Getting Pregnant is Difficult for Those Women who Work or Lift a lot

Getting Pregnant is Difficult for Those Women who Work or Lift a lot

Researchers found that women who are involved in heavy lifting and engage in long hours of work face delays in getting pregnant...

Aug 17 2015, 9:08am CDT

Women Become More Romantic After Eating Food

Women Become More Romantic After a Good Meal

Researchers found that women responded better to romantic cues once they were well-fed instead of being on an empty stomach....

Aug 17 2015, 8:55am CDT

Low Fat Diets Better for Weight Loss than Low Carb Diets

Low Fat Diets Better for Weight Loss than Low Carb Diets

It was a discovery that that low fat diets are superior to low carb diets when it comes to weight loss....

Aug 15 2015, 8:47am CDT

Fish Oil Could Prevent Psychotic Disorders

Fish Oil Could Prevent Psychotic Disorders

It was found that fish oil supplements could help prevent psychotic episodes....

Aug 15 2015, 6:09am CDT

Google Partners with DexCom to Create a Miniature Glucose Monitor

Google Partners with DexCom to Create a Miniature Glucose Monitor

Google is to create a brand new miniature glucometer. This revolutionary device will benefit diabetic patients around the world...

Aug 14 2015, 11:09am CDT

Ariel Winter Comes Out About Her Breast Reduction Surgery

Ariel Winter Comes Out About Her Breast Reduction Surgery

Ariel Winter talked about the ordeal that led her to get the breast reduction surgery done and how she is feeling about herself...

Aug 13 2015, 6:52am CDT

Listening to Music Can Reduce Pain, Boosts Recovery from Surgery

Listening to Music Can Reduce Pain, Boosts Recovery from Surgery

Patients should be allowed to listen music before, during and after surgical procedure, new study suggests...

Aug 13 2015, 5:42am CDT

Liver Drug could Treat Parkinson's Disease

Liver Drug could Treat Parkinson's Disease

It was found that a drug for the liver could treat Parkinsonian symptoms....

Aug 11 2015, 7:16am CDT

Testosterone Treatment Provides Cardiovascular Benefits to Veterans

Testosterone Treatment Provides Cardiovascular Benefits to Veterans

It was found that testosterone therapy is ideal for older males. This is especially so in case of those having cardiac issues....

Aug 11 2015, 6:55am CDT

Untreated Hearing Loss May Lead to Depression and Dementia

Untreated Hearing Loss May Lead to Depression and Dementia

Hearing aid technology can contribute in reducing emotional and psychological problems. It can improve the overall quality of l...

Aug 10 2015, 9:49pm CDT

AstraZeneca Signs $700 Million Cancer Drug Deal with Inovio

AstraZeneca Signs $700 Million Cancer Drug Deal with Inovio

AstraZeneca has signed a $700 million cancer drug deal with Inovio. This is the third deal the huge corporation has made in a w...

Aug 10 2015, 8:26am CDT

Coca-Cola Funds Researchers Who Don’t Blame Coke for Obesity

Coca-Cola Funds Researchers Who Don’t Blame Coke for Obesity

Coke execs have funded researchers who tend not to blame junk food for the obesity crisis. This is a well-thought-out scheme. I...

Aug 10 2015, 6:38am CDT

Short Course of Radiation Is Better for Treating Early Breast Cancer, New Study

Short Course of Radiation Is Better for Treating Early Breast Cancer, New Study

Higher doses of radiation over a small period are more effective than long-term course. It causes less toxic effects and more i...

Aug 9 2015, 6:20am CDT

Excessive Bodybuilding Supplements Can Cause Eating Disorder

Excessive Bodybuilding Supplements Can Cause Eating Disorder

The new research highlights the alarming side-effects of dietary supplements...

Aug 8 2015, 12:33am CDT

Highly Refined Carbohydrates Increases Depression in Women

Highly Refined Carbohydrates Increase Depression in Women

Consuming refined carbohydrates may trigger depressive episodes in post-menopausal women....

Aug 6 2015, 4:26am CDT

FDA Approves World's First 3D Printed Drug

FDA Approves World's First 3D Printed Drug

The FDA has given the green light to the world’s first 3D printed medicine product....

Aug 5 2015, 5:59am CDT

Teen Marijuana Use Is Not Linked to Health Issues later, Study Suggests

Teen Marijuana Use Is Not Linked to Health Issues later, Study Suggests

Using marijuana in teen age will not result in depression, asthma and lung cancer in adulthood...

Aug 5 2015, 2:50am CDT

Iggy Azalea Admits Undergoing Plastic Surgery

Iggy Azalea Admits Undergoing Plastic Surgery

The Australian rapper had a nose job earlier this year. She is on the cover of September issue of Seventeen magazine...

Aug 4 2015, 9:57pm CDT

Jessica Alba Answers Honest Sunscreen Complaints on Instagram

Jessica Alba Answers Honest Sunscreen Complaints on Instagram

Several complaints got received about Jessica Alba sunscreen. But they got ignored by her company....

Aug 4 2015, 4:56am CDT

Excessive Coffee Can Damage Your Brain

Excessive Coffee Can Damage Your Brain

Too much coffee can increase the risk of Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), a new study suggests...

Aug 2 2015, 11:21am CDT

Prostate Cancer has Five Different Genetic Types!

Prostate Cancer has Five Different Genetic Types!

A recent research reveals prostate cancer is actually five distinct diseases....

Jul 30 2015, 10:47am CDT

Planned Parenthood Videos Disturb Hillary Clinton

Planned Parenthood Videos Disturb Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton commented about several Planned Parenthood video clips. She called them disturbing....

Jul 30 2015, 6:14am CDT