Whiplash injury is a frequent consequence of a rapid and uncontrolled forward and backward movement of the head and the neck as a result of a sudden forceful acceleration-deceleration force.
Researchers at UCLA have identified two genes that are associated with severe nausea and vomiting during pregnancy, a condition known of as hyperemesis gravidarum.
The potential for human brain imaging escalated this week with the revealing of a novel wearable brain scanner that can provide accurate images whilst the subject is moving.
Scientists in Dublin have developed a new way of predicting how increasing global temperatures could affect the severity of parasitic diseases. The method, which is based on the metabolic theory of ecology, can be applied to a wide range of environmental changes.
People think private health insurance is all about using healthcare services, but it can offer more than that. It fosters a proactive attitude to health care when applied correctly, and this isn’t typically appreciated.
A recent study has shown that a relatively inexpensive 3-D-printed model of a patient’s vasculature is as effective as current commercial models for training medical students in interventional radiology vascular access.
Increased rate of accidental injuries associated with poorer hearing ability
Researchers propose alternative treatment to target lymphoma signaling at its root
Mental health assessment in health checks can help detect psychologically vulnerable people
Survey finds inappropriate prescribing of antibiotics for hospitalized children
Certain nutrients found in food may help reduce symptoms of psychotic illness
Gut microbiome may promote pancreatic cancer by inducing immune suppression
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Michael S. Ruma, MD, MPH
Preterm birth is a dangerous condition that often goes undiagnosed. Fetal fibronectin (fFN) is a biomarker for preterm labor, but testing for fFN is widely underused. We explore this issue with Dr. Michael S. Ruma, a maternal-fetal specialist from the Perinatal Associates of New Mexico.
Liva Healthcare is an innovative digital health coaching platform for scalable lifestyle and disease management. In the Liva digital healthcare app, a patient is given a healthcare professional coach to help them change their lifestyle or live with their disease.
Dr Gunnel Halldén
Pancreatic cancer is one of the less common but deadliest cancers. Modified oncolytic adenoviruses represent an alternative to chemotherapy and targeted therapies, which have a high mortality rate.
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