Sodium Butyrate Supplement May Prevent Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease - Medical News BulletinShared by:
A new British Journal of Nutrition article has revealed that oral supplementation with sodium butyrate (SoB) can protect mice from developing early signs of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
Botched dermal fillers disfigured a woman's face and left her blind in one eyeShared by:
When Carol Bryan visited her cosmetic surgeon for to try a dermal filler, she couldn’t have predicted that it would cause her to go blind in one eye and contemplate taking her life. Almost a decade later, Bryan, from south Florida, is campaigning to raise awareness about how seemingly harmless, low-risk cosmetic procedures can be dangerous.
Laser doppler flowmetry helps assess neck/shoulder pain symptomsShared by:
Office workers who have sedentary lifestyles may show lower values of pulsatile blood flow values and longer neck/shoulder pain duration, a new study reports. Additionally, ischaemia shoulder pain is associated with faulty microcirculation in the neck/shoulder region.
Garden Insecticides: Human Exposure And Health EffectsShared by:
Researchers at University of Buffalo (UB) in the US suggest that synthetic chemicals found in insecticides and garden products bind to receptors that govern our biological clocks in a way that may increase the risk
What healthcare professionals need to know about RA 9165Shared by:
The Philippines’ war on illegal drugs has been consistently making the headlines in various international news publications, and has been widely criticised locally. As healthcare professionals, acquiring drugs that Philippine laws deem as dangerous can cost not just a lot of money, but the cancellation of their license to practice medicine as well. It pays to know some of the provisions of Republic Act 9165 or the Dangerous Drug Act of 2002.
Smartphone To Detect Cancer-Related DNA Mutations And Drug ResistanceShared by:
Scientists have developed a tiny microscope that attaches to a mobile phone and can sequence DNA. The smartphone camera helps spot fluorescent mutations in DNA samples that are associated with certain cancers and produce images of
News Bites: AI detects signs of heart failure, ‘Robot’ UV light defeats superbugs in hospital roomsShared by:
This week, a team of collaborated scientists developed a urine test to gauge the healthiness of an individual's diet. Harvard engineers have also invented a 'human organs-on-chip' microchip to revolutionise medicine and a new gel can clots wounds within seconds to heal within minutes.