According to a global trial, patients with high blood pressure and a moderate risk of heart disease can cut their chances of having a heart attack or stroke by 40%. This is achieved by taking a blood pressure medication in combination with an anti-cholestrol statin. The trial, HOPE-3, headed by Dr. Salim Yusuf, a professor […]
A research team from Stanford University School of Medicine in Palo Alto, California have done some research on a new inexpensive and simple blood test that may assist with improved TB diagnosis as well as the treatment of TB disease. The test identifies a gene expression ‘signature’ that can distinguish between patients with active TB […]
29 February was Rare Disease Day, here’s some news on the research into some lesser known types of cancer.
The first paediatric antimalarial that has been granted a positive scientific opinion from the European Medicines Agency (EMA)
The European languages are members of the same family. Their separate existence is a myth. The languages only differ in their grammar, their pronunciation and their.