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Eating Low-fat Yogurt Reduces The Risk Of Type 2 Diabetes [Research]

Have you been noticing any symptoms of diabetes lately? If that is the case, you might want to kiss your beloved pack of potato chips goodbye for good. “What do I eat to survive the scare”, you might wonder. The latest research conducted by University... 

New Device Could Help Gunshot Victims Within 15 Seconds

The foremost way of treating a gunshot wound on a battlefield has been to pack it with gauze. Understandably, soldiers on the battlefield realize the importance of this more than anyone else. However, the process requires urgency since there needs to... 

Wireless Brain Implant Aims To Give Paralyzed Power Over Their Limbs

Paralysis has been a serious issue for all and sundry. Those affected with paralysis have been tough to aid with most prosthetic devices out there. After all, the human muscles and nerves need much complex types of control than that. Naturally, people... 

Nanoparticles Cause Cancer Cells To Die And Stop Spreading

We have all known cancer to be a seriously deadly disease. However, what makes cancer deadlier is the spread of the primary tumour. Primary tumours can be treated using radiation or surgery but they make life a lot tougher if they remain untreated and... 

Scientists Develop World’s Smallest Blood Monitoring Implant That Tells Your Smartphone When You’re About To Have A Heart Attack

The world’s smallest medical implant has recently been revealed by a group of scientists at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland. The device measures 14 millimeters only but can provide accurate data used to analyze levels... 

Medical Research Suggests Antiretroviral Drugs Can Help Fight HIV

A two-year old baby and fourteen adults infected with HIV are said to have been ‘cured’ after blasts of Antiretroviral drugs (ARV). The baby was said to have been born to a woman with HIV. The child underwent treatment almost immediately... 

Bionic Eye Lets Blind Woman Experience Vision

Back in the day, if a person were to lose a limb or one of their senses then they were considered useless and there was no hope for them; but now, technology has brought the world so far forward with prosthetics and hearing aids. We’ve taken another... 

Scientists So Close To Malaria Cure

Getting a medically-apporved drug out to market can be a long and tedious process, even when that drug could save millions of lives. This is the obstacle course researchers at the University of Cape Town in South Africa are faced with when developing... 

Researchers Invent Oxygen Gas–Filled Microparticles That Will Let You Live Without Breathing

The title of this article may have you thinking there is some little twist or trick just to catch your attention and make you read on, but this is actually a true statement. A group of researchers led by Dr. John Kheir, from the Department of Cardiology... 

Chemotherapy May Be Making Cancer Worse

The common treatment for cancer this day and age is chemotherapy but it is a very aggressive remedy that is not always guaranteed to work, and some new studies show it may actually be hurting more than helping. The idea behind chemotherapy is that it...