Though the motive remains unclear, it appears that she performed the killings in order to free more beds.
A combined approach of pharmaceutical companies and medicines with environmental, agricultural, and social and medical factors can be an effective way of dealing with the antibiotics crisis, report states.
Medicines Co. and the experimental anticlotting drug showed that it significantly outperformed the widely used drug Plavix in heart patients undergoing procedures to implant stents after three clinical trials, according to a new study released Sunday.
People can save a whole ton of money on medicine if they are willing to ignore the brands and look at the price tags. The Food and Drug Administration reassures customers everyday that generic brand medicines are as safe and as effective as brand name ones.
Doctors recently compile a list of 135 medical tests and procedures that should be considered unnecessary, and may in fact be harmful for the body.
Scientists warn that according to a new study, the supplement may not give the same health benefits of the drink and may not protect middle-aged women against a range of life-threatening conditions.
Doctors around the world recommend delaying a premature birth, understandably because premature born birth has been linked to a lower cognitive ability in children and there are 14.9 million cases of premature births every year worldwide...
Researchers note that proteins in the eye have the ability to keep harmful bacterias at bay, and to harvest this protein can lead to new advances in the development of inexpensive antimicrobial drugs.
A new study suggests that people who take psychotropic drug medications are at an increased risk of accidents while driving.Psychotropic drugs are prescribed to anxiety, depression and insomnia patients. The research suggests that these patients, taking such drugs, may have an increased risk of being involved in motor vehicle accidents as psychotropic drugs affect brain function and can impair a person's ability to control his/her vehicle.
Had enough of the unpredictable mood-swings? This might be good news for you. A new research has found possibly mood-enhancing flavors in natural ingredients with a striking chemical similarity to valproic acid, used for stabilizing mood. According to scientists, this could have the same effect as previously reported for chocolate, teas and some other known comfort foods. The study included an examination of 1,700 plus substances which make up the flavors of common foods.
A new study by an international team of scientists claims that morphine and heroin addiction can be blocked while increasing pain relief in opiate dependent patients. Researchers from the University of Adelaide and University of Colorado discovered the key mechanism in the body's immune system that is responsible for amplifying the addiction to opioid drugs, reported Medical Xpress. The drug, (+)-naloxone (pronounced: PLUS nal-OX-own) can selectively block the immune-addiction response, study has shown.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.