Men and women who suffer from baldness can be benefited by osteoporosis treating drug. This drug helps in promoting hair re-growth and can make a real difference one day, but requires a clinical trial evaluation.Read More
Obesity can be treated by stimulating the brain to alter its intrinsic reward system which may reduce food cravings. Deep Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (dTMS), a medical treatment uses magnetic energy to stimulate neurons in specific areas of the brain can treat obesity, depression and addictive behaviors.
Tea leaf extract derived quantum dots can inhibit the growth of and destroy upto 80 percent of lung tumor cells, according to a recent collaborative venture between Swansea University experts and colleagues from two Indian universities. The findings of the study appear in the journal of Applied Nano Materials.
A new machine-learning-based algorithm can help save lives by accurately predicting the life expectancy of patients who have had a heart failure. The algorithm was developed by a research team at UCLA led by Mihaela van der Schaar, Chancellor's Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering. The study is published in the journal PLOS One.
Learning music or speaking another language can improve brain function, reports a new study. A team of researchers observed that musicians and bilinguals, i.e., individuals who can speak two languages fluently used fewer brain resources while performing a working memory task. The findings of the study are published in the journal Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences.
Dexamethasone is a corticosteroid works by preventing the release of a particular substance which is responsible for causing inflammation. It is prescribed for conditions like arthritis, gout, cerebral edema, myelomas, and multiple sclerosis.
Heparin is an anticoagulant drug or blood thinner which is used to treat or prevent blood clots in deep vein thrombosis, arterial thromboembolism and is also used in the treatment of unstable angina, heart attacks, and atrial fibrillation.