Nov 18, 2019
New clinical guideline for the treatment and prevention of drug-resistant tuberculosis
New guideline emphasizes treatment of drug-resistant tuberculosis with all-oral regimens and provides recommendations for treatment of all contacts to mdr-tuberculosis patients.
Nov 15, 2019
Fecal transplantation to treat patients with Parkinson disease: Hope or hype?
Scientists review the evidence for using fecal transplantation and pre- and probiotics in patients with Parkinson's disease.
Nov 14, 2019
Spinal injuries: A new technology of electrostimulation for a more effective approach
A recent international study offers an innovative contribution in the field of electrical stimulation for the recovery of control over lower limb movement.
Nov 13, 2019
Long-term blood pressure variation and risk of dementia
Study reports that people who experienced substantial changes in blood pressure over the long term were at greater risk of dementia than those who did not.
Nov 12, 2019
Wearable tracker study links insufficient sleep to biological aging and cardiovascular disease risk
Singapore study using wearable trackers links insufficient sleep to increased rate of biological aging and cardiovascular disease risk.
Nov 11, 2019
Researchers report new insights into Parkinson disease-related mortality
Study identifies risk factors associated with increased mortality in patients with Parkinson disease compared to the general population.
Nov 08, 2019
Potential treatment path becomes clear for subtype of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
Scripps Research scientists discover a way to stop a problematic enzyme from wreaking havoc on peripheral nervous system cells.
Nov 07, 2019
Study: Rapamycin prevents age-related brain vascular deterioration
Study shows age-related decreases in blood flow to the brain and memory loss can be modified with the drug rapamycin.
Nov 06, 2019
Trouble sleeping? Insomnia symptoms linked to increased risk of stroke, heart attack
Results suggest that targeting people who have trouble sleeping with behavioral therapies may reduce the number of cases of stroke, heart attack, and other diseases.
Nov 05, 2019
Stressed to the max? Deep sleep can rewire the anxious brain
A sleepless night can trigger up to a 30% rise in emotional stress levels, new study shows.