Several medicines have proven themselves in the fight against common forms of cancer. We can say that these drugs set a new standard in the treatment of many types of cancer of the prostate, breast and lung. Among these funds there is even one “universal medicine” that can help in various (more…)
Supplementing the diet with eggs as foods significantly accelerated the growth of children and eliminated the delay in growth of 47%. This was reported in a new study conducted at the School brown (George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Brown School) at Washington University in St. Louis (Washington University in (more…)
The authorities of Maine have reported two new cases of infection dangerous (and potentially deadly) virus, Powassan. This virus is transmitted by ticks, and it can be transmitted by the bite of an infected parasite. In this respect, the virus Powassan similar to borreliae, bacteria that cause Lyme disease, also called (more…)
A man aged 31 years died infected by dangerous bacteria in the Gulf of Mexico. Shortly before bathing the victim had a tattoo on his right leg, and the recommendation not to swim in the ocean, at least two weeks after painting, he ignored.
As reported in the online edition of BMJ (more…)
Management on sanitary inspection behind quality of foodstuff and medicines (Food and Drug Administration, FDA) asked the pharmaceutical company Endo Pharmaceuticals to remove from sale a prolonged form of Oxymorphone. The drug is available under the trade name Opana ER. The reason for the request became more frequent cases of abuse (more…)
Scientists around the world trying to find a way to identify cancers before they become deadly. Still a work in progress, but judging by the results of a recent study, we’re one step closer to solving this puzzle. A special blood test can detect fragments of mutated DNA in the early (more…)
Diabetes mellitus type 2 is often called the “silent killer”. He may spend long periods not to attract attention, and even a single symptom of the disease manifested in the patient, should be cause for serious concern. It is believed that the development of type 2 diabetes is partly a result (more…)
Hot. Crunchy and at the same time soft. fries is a temptation not everyone can resist. However, as shown by a new study, the love of fried potatoes may prove fatal. In the literal sense of the word. The consumption of French fries was associated with an increased risk of premature (more…)
An international team of researchers from Sweden, USA and Switzerland found that treatment of liver cells of rats with a substance called “sulforaphane” reduces the production of glucose. In a study that scientists published in the online edition of Science Translational Medicine, described the method of allocation of sulforaphane from vegetables (more…)
Regulator Scottish food products calls for a radical change in the methods of display of goods in grocery stores to help shoppers choose healthy foods and to prevent the impending epidemic of obesity.
In the report of the Scottish food standards Agency (Food Standards Scotland, FSS) was asked to take “drastic measures” (more…)