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Sunday, March 26, 2017

Cancer Society gives thanks as sunshine looks set to boost Daffodil Day collections in Lao...

The Canadian Cancer Society, Halton needs volunteers to sell daffodil pins in Oakville from March 30-April 2 and again from April 6-9. Shifts are available at various retail locations in Oakville inc...

Look away now! Revolting footage shows doctors removing mushrooms as big as 7cm that were ...

Doctors in China have successfully removed a bunch of mushrooms growing inside a woman's stomach. Got something awesome to share with the world? Click here to share. According to Dailymail, Chinese d...

Motor neurone disease and schizophrenia are linked – study

Neurological and psychiatric conditions both involve the brain, but are treated very differently. Put simply, neurologists are trained to deal with the “brain” and psychiatrists to deal with the “min...

Drug resistant TB cases on the rise

From 33 Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) cases detected in Karnataka in 2011, the number went up to 1,071 cases in 2016, indicating increasing resistance to tuberculosis (TB) drugs among pa...

The most common cause of cancer? Simple bad luck: Random mistakes in genetics are to blame...

In a study that's bound to attract considerable controversy, a pair of researchers are claiming that between 60 and 66 percent of all cancer-causing mutations are the result of random DNA copying err...

Doctors remove mushrooms measuring 7cm from woman’s stomach after they began growing...

This is the utterly disgusting footage that shows doctors removing a bunch of mushrooms that were stuck inside a woman's stomach. Chinese doctors believe they became lodged in the 50-year-old's intes...

MND and schizophrenia are biologically linked

Irish-based researchers have shown for the first time that motor neurone disease and schizophrenia are genetically and biologically linked. The finding, which casts doubt on traditional assumptions a...

Temple Street kids and staff make emotional video thanking their mums

Mum, Mam, Mammy or Ma - whatever you may call down the stairs, there is no doubt that mothers are simply amazing. From the simple things like making a cup of tea to holding your hand while you lay si...

66 Percent Of Cancers Triggered By Unpredictable DNA Glitch, Research Says

A staggering 66 percent of cancer mutations result from copying errors, according to a new study published by the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center. Only 29 percent of cancers can be attributed to l...

Prince Charles visits the casualties of Wednesday’s terror attack in hospital

LONDON (AP) - Prince Charles has visited people injured in the London attack, meeting privately with victims at a hospital. The heir to the British throne thanked staff at King's College Hospital for...

Despite escalating prescriptions, nerve pain drug offers no relief for sciatica

Australian researchers have found that Pfizer's Lyrica (pregabalin) is no better than placebo at fighting the pain caused by sciatica. The study looked at more than 200 patients with sciatica who wer...

Physical Function Should Be Goal of Care for Elderly CVD Patients

Regular exercise is potent medicine for older adults with heart disease, a new American Heart Association scientific statement says. Physical activity should be a key part of care for older adults wi...

Scientist Invents Wine Bottle That Doesn’t Drip

If you're a wine lover, chances are you've grimaced many-a-time as that post-pour dribble streams down the side of the bottle. It's bad news all round, both for your alcohol intake and your white tab...

Machines which detect cancer symptoms could be out in a year

The main advantage of this new program is that it is able to detect cancer at an early stage with an accuracy rate of 80 percent. cancer11. Related Articles. A computer program for diagnosing and loc...

Beautiful weather for Daffodil Day around Offaly this afternoon

A Newbridge mum diagnosed with cancer over 10 years ago has created a heartwarming video to say 'thank you' to the Irish Cancer Society this Daffodil Day. Brenda Drumm-Tobin was diagnosed with myelom...

Scientists Can Reverse DNA Aging in Mice

Scientists have discovered a revolutionary molecule that could be crucial to the health and survival of Mars astronauts – and crucial to helping us look young forever. Our cells have the ability to r...

Woman has mushrooms cut out of her stomach

The fungi had started growing inside her and had become lodged in the woman's gut - with some having sprouted to 7cms long, according to reports by The Mirror newspaper. Doctors ruled that the mushro...

Elevating The Fight Against TB: Reaching Those Left Behind To Move Forward Faster

The rise of drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) threatens to derail decades of progress in the fight against the disease, experts warn in a new report published in The Lancet Respiratory Medicine. TB ki...

HIQA report highlights lack of ambulance cover in Dublin that is putting patients at risk

Patients in Dublin are being put at risk because of a lack of adequate ambulance cover in the capital, according to a HIQA review of pre-hospital emergency care. The investigation shows a problem in ...

Scientists closer to anti-ageing drug

Reversing the damages caused to our body by ageing is arguably one of medicine's Holy Grail. Researchers have now come a step closer to reaching this goal, by identifying a compound that could repair...