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Image: A new study has shown gelatin helps wounds to the blood brain barrier resolve quicker (Photo courtesy of Lund University).

Gelatin Accelerates Healing of Blood Brain Barrier

A new study shows that gelatin has a significant effect on the blood brain barrier (BBB) by promoting rapid restoration of integrity after injury. More...
15 Nov 2017
Image: A novel soft mist device can deliver a wide range of novel therapeutic treatments (Photo courtesy of Pneuma Respiratory).

Fully Digital Mist Inhaler Targets Respiratory Diseases

A novel breath-actuated digital inhaler helps treat a wide range of respiratory issues, such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD). More...
14 Nov 2017
Image: A new study shows IV administration of balanced crystalloids is safer than saline (Photo courtesy of Wikimedia).

Balanced Crystalloid Fluids Shown Safer than Saline

Emergency intravenous (IV) administration of balanced crystalloids reduces mortality and complications compared to saline, according to a new study. More...
13 Nov 2017
Image: The world’s first smartphone-enabled and insertable cardiac monitor (Photo courtesy of Abbott).

Miniature Cardiac Implant Captures Heart Rhythm Data

A smartphone compatible insertable cardiac monitor (ICM) helps physicians and patients monitor abnormal heart rhythms remotely. More...
08 Nov 2017
Image: New studies show only a small percentage of people with hypertension in China receive adequate treatment (Photo courtesy of 123rf.com).

Studies Show Prevalence of Hypertension in China

Nearly half of Chinese adults have hypertension, fewer than one-third are being treated, and fewer than one in twelve are in control of their blood pressure (BP), warn two new studies. More...
07 Nov 2017
Mercury Medical
Image: A new study recommends that colorectal cancer screening should begin at 45 years (Photo courtesy of Getty Images).

Colorectal Cancer Develops Earlier Than Presumed

A new study suggests colorectal cancer (CRC) screening should begin at 45 years of age, so as to match rising mortality rates in young adults. More...
06 Nov 2017
Image: New research asserts that sending ECG date over Whatsapp can shorten heart attack treatment time (Photo courtesy of Getty Images).

WhatsApp Speeds Up Heart Attack Treatment Time

Diagnostic electrocardiograms (ECGs) sent directly to hospital catheterization labs via WhatsApp enable triaged patients to bypass the emergency department (ED), according to a new study. More...
01 Nov 2017

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