Why comic-style information is better at preparing patients for cardiac catheterization

Why comic-style information is better at preparing patients for cardiac catheterization

Before undergoing surgery, patients must be fully informed about what the procedure entails. The com...
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Itchy skin affects the health and quality of life of many patients with kidney disease

Itchy skin affects the health and quality of life of many patients with kidney disease

New research reveals that pruritus, or itchy skin,...
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Researchers optimize aptamer with enhanced myelin-binding properties for MS treatment

Researchers optimize aptamer with enhanced myelin-binding properties for MS treatment

-A new study has demonstrated the enhanced ability...
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Risk of miscarriage linked strongly to mother’s age and pregnancy history: Findings point to new insights into possible shared underlying causes of miscarriage

Risk of miscarriage linked strongly to mother’s age and pregnancy history: Findings point to new insights into possible shared underlying causes of miscarriage

The risk of miscarriage varies greatly with a woma...
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Older patients with Crohn’s disease benefit from new medications

Older patients with Crohn’s disease benefit from new medications

Combining medications that suppress the immune sys...
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How immunotherapy may be effective for fighting tuberculosis

How immunotherapy may be effective for fighting tuberculosis

In part because of its resistance to many antibiot...
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Researchers find epigenetic loss that changes how cells obtain energy from cancer: Cheap energy for the tumor cell

Researchers find epigenetic loss that changes how cells obtain energy from cancer: Cheap energy for the tumor cell

It has been known for decades that cancer cells ha...
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Judge won't let unvaccinated children back in school

Judge won't let unvaccinated children back in school

A federal judge, citing an “unprecedented me...
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Potential new therapy for Crohn’s, colitis identified: Alternative to anti-inflammatory therapies reduces IBD symptoms in mice

Potential new therapy for Crohn’s, colitis identified: Alternative to anti-inflammatory therapies reduces IBD symptoms in mice

People with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) live ...
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Home births are three times more dangerous than hospital deliveries

Home births are three times more dangerous than hospital deliveries

Women who give birth in non-hospital settings are ...
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