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Britain's Royal Society contributes little to medical science

Britain's Royal Society contributes little to medical science

Statement from The Lancet in response to Stephen Cox of The Royal Society

Statement from The Lancet in response to Stephen Cox of The Royal Society

No evidence that designated driver programs stop drunken driving

No evidence that designated driver programs stop drunken driving

Boys, too, suffer long-term consequences of childhood sexual abuse

Boys, too, suffer long-term consequences of childhood sexual abuse

Deadly baby disease can be arrested with early treatment

Deadly baby disease can be arrested with early treatment

Bird flu pandemic a real possibilty

Bird flu pandemic a real possibilty

Colon cancer missed in simple screening test

Colon cancer missed in simple screening test

Cameras and MP3 players are fun, but the next wave of add-ons for cell phones and laptops may help users keep track of their health

Cameras and MP3 players are fun, but the next wave of add-ons for cell phones and laptops may help users keep track of their health

Hydroxycitric acid slows glucose uptake, cuts insulin peaks

Hydroxycitric acid slows glucose uptake, cuts insulin peaks

EraGen Biosciences and Bayer announce agreements for new cystic fibrosis (CF) assay

EraGen Biosciences and Bayer announce agreements for new cystic fibrosis (CF) assay

Nutritional composition of a mother’s breast milk may depend not just on her diet - but on her genes

Nutritional composition of a mother’s breast milk may depend not just on her diet - but on her genes

New combination vaccine effective against plague

New combination vaccine effective against plague

Australia to establish a national clinical trials register

Australia to establish a national clinical trials register

Concurrent radiation, chemo, followed by surgery lengthens lung cancer patients' survival

Concurrent radiation, chemo, followed by surgery lengthens lung cancer patients' survival

Advanced breast cancer drug appears effective on multiple targets

Advanced breast cancer drug appears effective on multiple targets

Cardiovascular risk factors among homeless people are under-treated in Canada

Cardiovascular risk factors among homeless people are under-treated in Canada

Leading patient safety advocates assess progress in reducing medical error five years after landmark IOM report

Leading patient safety advocates assess progress in reducing medical error five years after landmark IOM report

Hypertension drug combination yields high rate of blood pressure control in hard-to-treat patients

Hypertension drug combination yields high rate of blood pressure control in hard-to-treat patients

Routine, inexpensive blood test sharpens heart disease risk predictions

Routine, inexpensive blood test sharpens heart disease risk predictions

A drug that controls blood pressure and reduces heart risk also appears to protect against diabetes

A drug that controls blood pressure and reduces heart risk also appears to protect against diabetes