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After Decades of Little Progress, Researchers Are Finally Catching Up to Sepsis

After Decades of Little Progress, Researchers Are Finally Catching Up to Sepsis

After Decades of Little Progress, Researchers Are Finally Catching Up to Sepsis After decades of little or no progress, biomedical researchers are finally making some headway at detecting and treating

World’s First Ebola Vaccine Approved for Global Use After Saving Hundreds of Thousands During Outbreak

World’s First Ebola Vaccine Approved for Global Use After Saving Hundreds of Thousands During Outbreak

World’s First Ebola Vaccine Approved for Global Use After Saving Hundreds of Thousands During Outbreak The world finally has its first ever approved Ebola vaccine. Within 48 hours of the

Copper Hospital Beds Could Save Millions of Lives Since New Study Says They Harbor 95% Less Bacteria

Copper Hospital Beds Could Save Millions of Lives Since New Study Says They Harbor 95% Less Bacteria

Copper Hospital Beds Could Save Millions of Lives Since New Study Says They Harbor 95% Less Bacteria A new study has found that copper hospital beds in the Intensive Care

Stressed to the Max? New Study Shows Deep Sleep Can Reduce Anxiety By 30%

Stressed to the Max? New Study Shows Deep Sleep Can Reduce Anxiety By 30%

Stressed to the Max? New Study Shows Deep Sleep Can Reduce Anxiety By 30% When it comes to managing anxiety disorders, William Shakespeare’s Macbeth had it right when he referred

Simple Blood Test is Being Developed to Predict Breast Cancer Five Years Before Any Clinical Signs of Disease

Simple Blood Test is Being Developed to Predict Breast Cancer Five Years Before Any Clinical Signs of Disease

Simple Blood Test is Being Developed to Predict Breast Cancer Five Years Before Any Clinical Signs of Disease Breast cancer could be detected up to five years before there are

New Antiviral Drug Shown to Be ‘Highly Effective’ in Treating All Flu Strains in Animals and Human Tissue

New Antiviral Drug Shown to Be ‘Highly Effective’ in Treating All Flu Strains in Animals and Human Tissue

New Antiviral Drug Shown to Be ‘Highly Effective’ in Treating All Flu Strains in Animals and Human Tissue This new antiviral drug is highly effective in treating influenza infection in

Science of Kindness Shows Just How Important Hugging is for Our Mental and Physical Health

Science of Kindness Shows Just How Important Hugging is for Our Mental and Physical Health

Science of Kindness Shows Just How Important Hugging is for Our Mental and Physical Health This installment of the Science of Kindness is reprinted with permission from Envision Kindness. At

First-of-its-Kind Alzheimer’s Drug is Pending FDA Approval After Patients Experienced Marked Cognitive Improvement

First-of-its-Kind Alzheimer’s Drug is Pending FDA Approval After Patients Experienced Marked Cognitive Improvement

First-of-its-Kind Alzheimer’s Drug is Pending FDA Approval After Patients Experienced Marked Cognitive Improvement There is currently no drug treatments on the market that can slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease—but

People With Diabetes May One Day Be Monitoring Glucose With an Earring

People With Diabetes May One Day Be Monitoring Glucose With an Earring

People With Diabetes May One Day Be Monitoring Glucose With an Earring For millions of diabetics, a life without needles or the need to check blood sugar levels throughout the

In Helping His Dad With Diabetes, Young Mexican Chemist Pioneers Healthy—and Cheap—Sugar Substitute

In Helping His Dad With Diabetes, Young Mexican Chemist Pioneers Healthy—and Cheap—Sugar Substitute

In Helping His Dad With Diabetes, Young Mexican Chemist Pioneers Healthy—and Cheap—Sugar Substitute When 18-year old Javier Larragoiti was told his father had been diagnosed with diabetes, the young man,

Teen Creates App to Organize All The Family’s Caregivers After Grandmother Gets Alzheimers

Teen Creates App to Organize All The Family’s Caregivers After Grandmother Gets Alzheimers

Teen Creates App to Organize All The Family’s Caregivers After Grandmother Gets Alzheimers There seems to be an app for just about anything these days, but for a hands-on, ‘round-the-clock

Scientists Develop New Test That Can Diagnose Lyme Disease in Just 15 Minutes

Scientists Develop New Test That Can Diagnose Lyme Disease in Just 15 Minutes

Scientists Develop New Test That Can Diagnose Lyme Disease in Just 15 Minutes 300,000 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with Lyme disease every year, but current testing methods require

Long-Term Study Shows Deep Brain Stimulation is Effective Treatment for Most Severe Form of Depression

Long-Term Study Shows Deep Brain Stimulation is Effective Treatment for Most Severe Form of Depression

Long-Term Study Shows Deep Brain Stimulation is Effective Treatment for Most Severe Form of Depression An exciting new study published this week has found that deep brain stimulation (DBS) of

Americans Who Drink This Much Water a Day Are More Likely to Report Feeling ‘Very Happy’

Americans Who Drink This Much Water a Day Are More Likely to Report Feeling ‘Very Happy’

Americans Who Drink This Much Water a Day Are More Likely to Report Feeling ‘Very Happy’ Is drinking water the secret to feeling happy? Probably not, but this new survey

First Study of Its Kind Shows Aspirin May Reduce the Harms of Air Pollution By Half

First Study of Its Kind Shows Aspirin May Reduce the Harms of Air Pollution By Half

First Study of Its Kind Shows Aspirin May Reduce the Harms of Air Pollution By Half This intriguing new study is the first to report evidence that non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs

New Blood Test Can Detect Dozens of Different Cancers With 99.4% Accuracy

New Blood Test Can Detect Dozens of Different Cancers With 99.4% Accuracy

New Blood Test Can Detect Dozens of Different Cancers With 99.4% Accuracy A new series of tests is now showing that this exciting blood test can screen for numerous types