Signs of Panic Disorder

On 16/Apr/2019 / In Articles

People with panic disorder often worry about when the next attack will happen and actively try to prevent future attacks by avoiding places, situations or behaviour they associate with panic attacks.   Worry a[...]

Alere HIV Combo: New Test Holds Promise for Earlier Detection of HIV

On 16/Apr/2019 / In Articles

A test that can detect HIV infection within a week of infection, and earlier than previous generations of HIV tests has been evaluated by the federal government.   The evaluation report of the test known as Al[...]

Expert Recommends Regular Prostate Cancer Screening

On 16/Apr/2019 / In Articles

A Consultant Urologist at the University of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital, Ondo, Ondo State, Dr Ogundiniyi Olurotimi, has advised men above 40 to undergo  regular prostate cancer screening.   The&nbs[...]

Orthodox Treatment of Mental Illness as a Cost Effective Model

On 16/Apr/2019 / In Articles

In Africa, the concept of the cause of mental illness is still dominated by supernatural factors where  spiritual healers and traditional healers are still quite prominent in the pathway of care for the mentally i[...]

Scientists Unveil ‘First’ 3D Print of Heart with Human Tissue, Vessels

On 16/Apr/2019 / In Articles

Scientists in Israel unveiled a 3D print of a heart with human tissue and vessels on Monday, calling it a first and a “major medical breakthrough” that advances possibilities for transplants. The heart, a[...]

Human Brain Genes Implanted Into Monkeys to Make Them Smarter

On 16/Apr/2019 / In Articles

A new study into the unique evolution of human intelligence has raised ethical concerns after Chinese scientists implanted human brain genes into monkeys to boost their development. Researchers inserted human versions[...]

Where Will World’s Next Killer Diseases Come From?

On 16/Apr/2019 / In Articles

The countries most likely to be responsible an outbreak of a contagious killer virus such as Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), Zika or dengue have been revealed by scientists. Researchers have created heat maps to show viral[...]

Hyacinths Cure for Blindness

On 16/Apr/2019 / In Articles

They are a gardener’s favourite flower – but hyacinths could offer much more than just adding a dash of colour to your garden. Scientists now believe compounds abundant in the fragrant flower could tackle s[...]

Researchers Create Electronic Bandage That Helps Wounds Heal Four Times Faster

On 16/Apr/2019 / In Articles

A bandage that generates a gentle electrical current could help wounds heal four times faster, research suggests.The electronic device, which has yet to be named, was wrapped around the chests of rats who had a cut on[...]

Study: Psychologists Find Smiling Really Can Make People Happier

On 15/Apr/2019 / In Articles

Smiling really can make people feel happier, according to a new paper published in Psychological Bulletin. Coauthored by researchers at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and Texas A&M, the paper looked at near[...]

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