Diseases


Mutant Mosquitoes Will be Released to Breed Out Mosquito-Borne Diseases in Brazil

Mutant Mosquitoes Will be Released to Breed Out Mosquito-Borne Diseases in Brazil

Brazilian researchers are planning to release millions of modified mosquitoes for eliminating diseases like dengue, Zika and ye...

Oct 29 2016, 12:35pm CDT

Air Pollution Leads to Heart Diseases by Damaging Blood Vessels

Air Pollution Leads to Heart Diseases by Damaging Blood Vessels

It seems that air pollution may be bad for the cardiovascular system. Both the heart and blood vessels may be harmed thanks to...

Oct 27 2016, 11:52am CDT

Sexually Transmitted Diseases Hit Record High in U.S.

Sexually Transmitted Diseases Hit Record High in U.S.

More cases of common sexually transmitted diseases were reported last year than ever before, CDC reports...

Oct 19 2016, 11:10pm CDT

New Brain Modulyzer Reveals How Neurological Diseases Spread

New Brain Modulyzer Reveals How Neurological Diseases Spread

A brain modulyzer has lent scientists a participatory peek into the workings of the billion dollar computer that is the human b...

Oct 10 2016, 9:25am CDT

Tattoo Therapy May Help Fight Chronic Diseases

Tattoo Therapy May Help Fight Chronic Diseases

The tattoo would be no ordinary one but one filled with the power of antioxidant nanoparticles....

Sep 23 2016, 1:05pm CDT

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan Donate $3 Billion for Fighting all Diseases

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan Donate $3 Billion for Fighting all Diseases

Chan reveals the arrival of their daughter compels her and Zuckerberg to improve the world for their growing daughter....

Sep 22 2016, 12:39pm CDT

Virtual Reality Used to Diagnose Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s Disease and Other Neurodegenerative Diseases

Virtual Reality Used to Diagnose Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s Disease and Other Neurodegenerative Diseases

Novel use of virtual reality detects Neurodegenerative Diseases in users....

Sep 5 2016, 8:07am CDT

AI Spot Lung Diseases Better

AI Spot Lung Diseases Better

Artificial Intelligence (AI) or machine learning can be used to help improve the accuracy of the diagnosis in lung diseases,...

Sep 5 2016, 8:02am CDT

Regular Exercise Lowers Risk of Five Chronic Diseases

Regular Exercise Lowers Risk of Five Chronic Diseases

It has been said that five fatal diseases can be avoided by exercising on a regular basis....

Aug 10 2016, 6:10am CDT

New Drug Found to Treat Three Killer Diseases

New Drug Found to Treat Three Killer Diseases

A new medicine on the scene can actually alleviate the symptoms of a trio of tropical ailments....

Aug 9 2016, 11:53am CDT

Long Work Hours put Women at Risk of Life-threatening Diseases

Long Work Hours put Women at Risk of Life-threatening Diseases

Women who work 60 hours or more per week during the bulk of their careers have been found to be at high risk of diabetes, cance...

Jun 19 2016, 8:50am CDT

Diabetes Drug Lowers Risk of Heart and Kidney Diseases

Diabetes Drug Lowers Risk of Heart and Kidney Diseases

A new diabetes medicine is reported to slash chances of other ailments such as CV disease and kidney problems....

Jun 14 2016, 5:08am CDT

RNA Crispr Gene-Editing May Help Treat Many Diseases

RNA Crispr Gene-Editing May Help Treat Many Diseases

It is being said that CRISPR gene-editing technology may spell the end of many ailments such as Huntington’s Disease....

Jun 6 2016, 7:59am CDT

New Gene Sequencing Tests Helps Find Rare Diseases in Newborns

New Gene Sequencing Test Helps Find Rare Diseases in Newborns

The latest gene sequencing techniques can pinpoint rare diseases with remarkable accuracy in newborn babies....

May 31 2016, 5:18am CDT

Diseases carried by humans linked to extinction of Neanderthals

Diseases carried by humans linked to extinction of Neanderthals

London, April 11 (IANS) Ancestors of modern-day humans are thought to have wiped out the ancient Neanderthals from Europe by pa...

Apr 11 2016, 7:09am CDT

Hearing aid

Full Results of Inner Ear Diseases Studies Presented At Otolaryngology Meeting

A Montpellier, southern France company, Sensorion, which specializes in the treatment of pathologies of the inner ear such as h...

Feb 29 2016, 8:22am CST

Genetically engineered mosquitoes

Genetic Engineering May Prevent Female Mosquitoes from Spreading Deadly Diseases

Titled "Control of mosquito-borne infectious diseases: Sex and gene drive," a new study published in the journal Trends in Para...

Feb 18 2016, 10:06am CST

Sexually Transmitted Diseases on the Rise in the U.S.

Sexually Transmitted Diseases on the Rise in the U.S.

The CDC has warned that a rise in STDs is to be expected as the future unfolds. Already we are seeing the signs of irresponsibi...

Nov 19 2015, 8:08am CST

Sugary Drinks Increase Risk of Diabetes, Heart Attack and More Diseases

Sugary Drinks Increase Risk of Diabetes, Heart Attack and More Diseases

A recent study puts the blame for many diseases squarely on the consumption of refined sugars. All soft drinks containing sucro...

Sep 30 2015, 7:52am CDT

Breastfeeding Saves Indigenous Infants from Infectious Diseases

Breastfeeding Saves Indigenous Infants from Infectious Diseases

Research shows that breastfed local babies suffered from fewer infectious diseases. Thus the benefits of mother’s milk are obvi...

Aug 17 2015, 5:40am CDT

North Korea Claims to Have Cures for Many Devastating Diseases

North Korea Claims to Have Cures for Many Devastating Diseases

The controversial nation says that they have developed a cure for Ebola and AIDs, among others....

Jun 19 2015, 8:17am CDT

Indestructible Virus Could be new Weapon against Human Diseases

Indestructible Virus Could be new Weapon against Human Diseases

A new and invincible virus that dies hard may prove crucial in the scientific fight for disease prevention. Researchers are loo...

May 27 2015, 8:41am CDT

High-fiber diet helps prevent heart diseases

Donald M. Lloyd-Jones says the fiber intake must come from whole foods instead of unhealthy processed foods...

Mar 23 2014, 9:57am CDT

Diabetes Studied by Drug Firms and NIH

Diabetes and Other Diseases being studied by Drug Firms and NIH

The race has begun to find cures for such devastating diseases as diabetes, Alzheimer’s, rheumatoid arthritis and lupus. The NI...

Feb 5 2014, 6:54am CST