Health & Medicine
Through a deal brokered with drug manufacturer Roche, CMV patients in Myanmar now need not endure painful injections directly into the eye.
A study shows that improving the doctor referral network could have just as much impact on TB as implementing expensive new testing.
A review of more than 100 studies shows that menopausal women may benefit from acupuncture to treat hot flashes.
Postmenopausal women should do moderate to high intensity exercise five times a week to enjoy better physical and mental function, study says.
The less an elderly person sleeps each day, the greater their decline in cognitive function, study shows.
The Breast Cancer Cell Bank will help to identify new drugs and enhance treatment options for breast cancer patients.
A study of 1,341 preschoolers in China has shown that an average blood lead level as low as 6.4 μg/dL can result in behavioral problems.
Research shows that consuming fruits and vegetables, especially whole grains, can protect against the development of chronic diseases.
An analysis of New Zealand’s 2008/09 Adult National Nutrition survey has shown that Asian migrants are more likely to adopt Western diets the longer they live abroad.
The ion channel hERG, found to control contractions during labor, is dysregulated in obese women, possibly explaining the pregnancy complications associated with high BMI.