Stem cell research is really picking up these days, as it gives researchers a chance to develop totally new cells out of limited resources. Recently, embryonic stem cells have been developed by using this method coupled with human egg cells.
It has been reported that a baby born with an abnormal skull has successfully been operated. To ward off the abnormalities of one year old boy, the surgeons conducted a complicated surgery by first opening the skull and then rejoining it.
The keenness of a community to bring changes in the life of prostate cancer patients will be seen in the month of November when hundreds of men which grow their mustaches to celebrated 'Movember'. The word 'Movember' is associated with the activities of a charity to bring awareness about men's health.
Regular self-examination, mammograms and switching to a healthier lifestyle can help decrease the risk of breast cancer.
New Paris, Ohio-based Orpha Hampton discovered a suspicious lump under her right breast during a self-exam in 1987. She went for a mammography, and then a surgical biopsy on doctor’s recommendation.
It has been revealed in a recent report that there has been a laptop and USB stick missing from the Vancouver General Hospital. This has been reported as a major security breach case because it had the information of about
430 patients of the hospital.
Another product has been added to a list of many others that claim to keep a track of Alzheimer's patients. The latest entrant into the market of GPS fitted bracelets and necklaces are GPS fitted shoes.
This is the first time that shoes will have built in tracking devices and will be used to help track elderly people who forget where they have to go.
If we could we would follow the example of a python to keep our hearts strong and our waistlines trim. Pythons just sit around and wait for their next meal to come scurrying around. They sometimes wait for months before they get their next meal. This method of feeding itself is called the sit and wait foraging tactic.
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