Posts Tagged by Health news

Gas warning: Five signs YOU could have potentially fatal carbon monoxide poisoning

CARBON monoxide is a type of gas which has no smell or taste. Breathing in the gas can make people unwell and it can even be fatal if high levels of the as are breathed in. read more >>> Source:: The Daily Express

The key to healthy ageing revealed: THIS is the secret to being active in old age

THE key to ageing healthily has been revealed by experts – and it could be as simple as being active in mid life. read more >>> Source:: The Daily Express

Bowel cancer test could determine YOUR risk: Man said disease only presented THIS symptom

BOWEL cancer could be detected sooner in patients thanks to a new test which could indicate risk of the deadly disease. read more >>> Source:: The Daily Express

Australian schoolgirl raises alarm over flesh-eating disease

An Australian girl whose knee was eaten away by a Buruli ulcer calls for better research funding. read more >>> Source:: BBC

Quit smoking campaign Stoptober backs e-cigs for first time

Stoptober promotes vaping for the first time, as studies suggest a record for successful quit attempts. read more >>> Source:: BBC

The Pros and Cons of Immunotherapy Drugs

Immunotherapy is one of the newer ways the medical community is trying to fight cancer. Immunotherapy is a way to get the body’s natural defenses to fight cancer. It has great promise, and has documented results, but it is not for everyone. VOA’s Kevin Enochs […]

Brain surgery revolution

A brain surgeon in the UK has started using 3D printed titanium plates to replace parts of patients’ skulls. read more >>> Source:: BBC

Dementia symptoms: THIS is how Alzheimer’s disease becomes deadly

DEMENTIA is a disease of brain with symptoms including memory loss and disorientation, but over time it can prove deadly. This is how the condition has become one of the UK’s leading killers. read more >>> Source:: The Daily Express

Huge Sea Turtles Slowly Coming Back From Brink of Extinction

Sea turtles are lumbering back from the brink of extinction, a new study says. Scientists found more populations of the large turtles improving than declining when they looked at nearly 60 regions across the globe. That’s a big change from a decade or two ago, […]

Scientists Remove Gene in Human Embryos to See What It Does

British scientists have used a genome editing tool known as CRISPR/Cas9 to knock out a gene in embryos just a few days old, testing the technique’s ability to decipher key gene functions in early human development. The researchers said their experiments, using a technology that […]

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