Donor livers can now be preserved much longer using 'super-cooling' technology. Super-cooling donor livers to sub-zero temperatures significantly extend the time they remain viable for transplantation. This allows transportation to faraway places and increases availability of healthy donor livers in remote areas.Read More
Fat accumulation in the walls of the lungs occurs in obese individuals. This can change the structure of the airways, thereby increasing the risk of asthma. However, this could be prevented by maintaining a healthy body weight.
The 2019 Cancer Atlas indicates that the global fight against cancer is not only possible, but also achievable. It focuses on reducing the global cancer burden through access to information and cancer services.
Concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury that often affects athletes taking part in high-risk contact sports like football and boxing. It can sometimes result in a premature end to the sporting career of budding athletes. Clear some of your concepts about concussion by taking this quiz.