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Deep Vein Thrombosis: Fresh Insights

DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS: FRESH INSIGHTS

Patients who received immediate compression therapy were 20 percent less likely to develop residual vein occlusion and 8 percent less...

Glee's Lauren Potter Has a Message For Hollywood on Hiring People With Down Syndrome: "You Won't Be Disappointed"

GLEE'S LAUREN POTTER HAS A MESSAGE FOR HOLLYWOOD ON HIRING PEOPLE WITH DOWN SYNDROME: "YOU WON'T BE DISAPPOINTED"

Lauren Potter grew up with one big dream: to become a successful actress in Hollywood. As a child with Down syndrome, she faced a lot...

 
 
 
Silicone Breast Implants May Raise the Risk of Some Rare Disease

SILICONE BREAST IMPLANTS MAY RAISE THE RISK OF SOME RARE DISEASE

Women receiving silicone breast implants are at increased risk of some rare disease like Sjogren's syndrome, scleroderma, rheumatoid...

INTEGRATING HYPERTENSION PHENOTYPE AND GENOTYPE WITH HYBRID NON-NEGATIVE MATRIX FACTORIZATION

AbstractMotivationHypertension is a heterogeneous syndrome in need of improved subtyping using phenotypic and genetic measurements...

 
 
 
'There are no barriers': A model with Down syndrome fulfills her fashion week dream

'THERE ARE NO BARRIERS': A MODEL WITH DOWN SYNDROME FULFILLS HER FASHION WEEK DREAM

A 21-year-old model living with Down syndrome fulfilled her dream to walk at New York Fashion Week thanks to a designer she met through...

Factors Associated With Mechanical Ventilation Use in Children With Sickle Cell Disease and Acute Chest Syndrome

FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH MECHANICAL VENTILATION USE IN CHILDREN WITH SICKLE CELL DISEASE AND ACUTE CHEST SYNDROME

Objectives: Acute chest syndrome is the leading cause of death in children with sickle cell disease and is generally due to respiratory...

 
 
 
Women with PCOS are four times more likely to develop Type 2 diabetes; weight is usually a factor

WOMEN WITH PCOS ARE FOUR TIMES MORE LIKELY TO DEVELOP TYPE 2 DIABETES; WEIGHT IS USUALLY A FACTOR

It looks like women with polycystic ovary syndrome have more to worry about aside from the painful symptoms associated with this disorder....

Chances of Getting Respiratory Syndrome Can Now be Predicted Among Burn Patients

CHANCES OF GETTING RESPIRATORY SYNDROME CAN NOW BE PREDICTED AMONG BURN PATIENTS

New three factorial model may help predict burn patients who are most likely to develop Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome .

 
 
 
FDA Gives Thumbs-Down to Rare Disease Drug from Ionis, Akcea

FDA GIVES THUMBS-DOWN TO RARE DISEASE DRUG FROM IONIS, AKCEA

The FDA has rejected the rare-disease drug volanesorsen , which is being developed by Ionis Pharmaceuticals and its subsidiary Akcea...

Dallas Cowboys' Travis Frederick diagnosed with Guillain Barre Syndrome

DALLAS COWBOYS' TRAVIS FREDERICK DIAGNOSED WITH GUILLAIN BARRE SYNDROME

Travis Frederick, the Dallas Cowboys' Pro Bowl center, has been diagnosed with an autoimmune disease after experiencing stinger issues...

 
 
 
Myositis: Causes of Inflammatory Muscle Diseases

MYOSITIS: CAUSES OF INFLAMMATORY MUSCLE DISEASES

Myositis is a general name for a group of conditions that cause muscle inflammation. The diseases are also known as inflammatory myopathies...

What Is Munchausen By Proxy Syndrome? 'Sharp Objects' Alludes To The Serious Condition

WHAT IS MUNCHAUSEN BY PROXY SYNDROME? 'SHARP OBJECTS' ALLUDES TO THE SERIOUS CONDITION

This week's episode of Sharp Objects is the penultimate installment of the story, focusing on the arrest of a suspect and the closing...

 
 
 
Man told he'd never walk or talk because of rare disease stuns doctors with mobility

MAN TOLD HE'D NEVER WALK OR TALK BECAUSE OF RARE DISEASE STUNS DOCTORS WITH MOBILITY

Macauley Collinson, from Lancaster, suffers with the rare Moebius Syndrome - a rare neurological condition which affects the nerves...

7 Natural Remedies for Reactive Arthritis Symptoms

7 NATURAL REMEDIES FOR REACTIVE ARTHRITIS SYMPTOMS

If you experience pain and swelling in your joints after an infection, you may have reactive arthritis. This form of arthritis causes...

 
 
 
Malabsorption Syndrome (+ 5 Natural Ways to Get the Nutrients Your Body Needs)

MALABSORPTION SYNDROME (+ 5 NATURAL WAYS TO GET THE NUTRIENTS YOUR BODY NEEDS)

You might eat a healthy diet. You may try to take the right supplements and drink pure, hydrating beverages. But all that might not...

How to Cure SIBO When You Have Coexisting Conditions

HOW TO CURE SIBO WHEN YOU HAVE COEXISTING CONDITIONS

After writing my eBook The SIBO Solution where I talk about my experience curing small intestinal bacterial overgrowth syndrome naturally,...

 
 
 
Bio Roundup: Medicare Drug Prices, FDA Moves, Gene Therapy News & More

BIO ROUNDUP: MEDICARE DRUG PRICES, FDA MOVES, GENE THERAPY NEWS & MORE

Two imminent FDA rulings on two separate drugs aren't just noteworthy for the patients they'll help, but the long and winding road...

Behind the Score of Pixar's ‘Bao', Q&A with Composer Toby Chu

BEHIND THE SCORE OF PIXAR'S ‘BAO', Q&A WITH COMPOSER TOBY CHU

Bao is a 2018 Pixar short about a Chinese-Canadian woman suffering from empty nest syndrome who gets a second shot at motherhood when...

 
 
 
Asthma inhalers found to make women fat while increasing risk of heart disease

ASTHMA INHALERS FOUND TO MAKE WOMEN FAT WHILE INCREASING RISK OF HEART DISEASE

Corticosteroids in asthma inhalers could make women fat and increase the risk of metabolic syndrome, a recent study found. Corticosteroids...

Good News for Men: Low-calorie Diet Helps You Lose More Weight

GOOD NEWS FOR MEN: LOW-CALORIE DIET HELPS YOU LOSE MORE WEIGHT

Men who consume a diet low in calories are more likely to lose weight than women. They are at a lower risk for developing metabolic...