A Type of Flesh-Eating Infection Only Functions With a Mate

​New research says that an aggressive type of flesh-eating infection that spreads in one's body and devours the tissues can be carried on by multiple groups of microbes, not by only one kind of bacteria. Only Functioning as a Couple...

Experiments Show an Antibiotic Being Able to Treat Pediatric Brain Tumors

​A team of researchers at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center discovered that a variant of the medication DON has the ability to expand the life of mice suffering from deadly pediatric brain tumors. Survival Rate Increased From 21 up...

Skin Conditions and Itching Linked to Psychological Health

One of the most annoying sensations is when our skin is itching. ​The causes behind it are plenty and diverse. However, what is starting to seem more obvious is the fact that numerous people who battle chronic itching due to skin conditions are also...

80% Spike in Deaths Related to Liver Cancer due to Late Diagnosis – How to Spot It at the Right Time?

Although liver cancer is not a death sentence, receiving an early diagnosis is a matter of life and death. Why so? The death rate of liver cancer raised to 80 percent due to late diagnosis. It's like a ticking bomb....

New Virus Through Pig Feces Arises – Should We Be Worried?

Scientists from Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology (TUAT) discovered a strange new virus while scattering through pig feces, and one of the outcomes of the analysis was truly shocking: the virus has the potential to rewrite how we categorize...

American Indians at Higher Risk of Irregular Heartbeat due to Unknown Cause

New research brings into attention the unexpected higher incidence of irregular heartbeat or atrial fibrillation(AFib) amongst American Indians in contrast with other racial and ethnic groups.  The full-research appeared in Circulation, the American Heart Association's premier cardiovascular research journal. In the...

A Third Person Has Died, 140 Sickened by Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak in North Carolina

Legionella hit again, leaving families grieving with lots of unanswered questions. Last month recorded two Legionella deaths, and recently it has claimed a new life. Until now, the bacteria was tracked in 19 North Carolina counties and "multiple states." However,...

Breast Cancer Vaccine Helps Florida Woman

Mayo Clinic may release soon a new vaccine that is able to erase breast cancer in patients by killing the cells that are having the main culprit for cancer. Lee Mercker is a Florida resident that discovered in March she...

Old Age Hinders Cancer Cells Expansion, Scientists Say

Getting older is not all full of downsides. Looking at the glass as half full is always better. For example, researchers discovered that old age is able to slow down the development of cancer cells. Until now, aging has always...

Some Researchers Claim We Should Not Cut On Red and Processed Meat, Even If Studies Show Otherwise

​A series of new research published in Annals of Internal Medicine has questioned the long-expressed advice that people should restrict their intake of red and processed meat. After assaying a few previous studies, some researchers claimed there is not enough...