Australian scientists said they have found a way to help dermatologists better determine a patient’s risk of developing melanoma, pointing to improved understanding and treatment of the major skin cancer.
New mole-melanoma link leads to better treatment of major skin cancer: Research
People with diabetes, particularly those with type 1 diabetes, may have an increased risk of hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) if they receive too much glucose lowering therapy.
Diabetes overtreatment seriously endangers health
When a child suffers a head trauma, medical professionals are in high gear to prevent further damage to a developing brain. Measuring and regulating the child's level of carbon dioxide is critical to ensuring the brain is getting enough blood oxygen to prevent a secondary brain injury. High carbon dioxide can increase intracranial pressure, while a low level is associated with poor brain circulation.
Researchers refine guidelines for pediatric brain injuries
Type 2 diabetes is a condition in which a person’s body can’t control the amount of glucose (sugar) in the blood. Blood sugar levels become too high because the body doesn’t respond to insulin properly, and if this is left untreated, serious complications can occur, including kidney failure, nerve damage, heart disease, stroke and foot ulcers.
Can you reverse prediabetes with medication? Doctor reveals verdict
Canadian researchers have discovered that covert — or 'silent' — strokes are common in seniors after they have elective, non-cardiac surgery and double their risk of cognitive decline one year later.
'Silent' strokes common after surgery, linked to cognitive decline
An official with the Ministry of Health, Treatment and Medical Education said on Wednesday that Yazd Province's Ardakan City and China plan to share experiences in the field of traditional medicine.
Iran, China to share experiences in traditional medicine
Hormone changes are known to alter insulin sensitivity and glucose metabolism, as well as interfere with women's sleep patterns.
Women with diabetes at greater risk for sleep disturbances
When recommending vitamin D supplements, doctors should look at each individual patient as having different requirements and not rely on "one-size-fits-all" guidelines, according to a study by researchers at Rutgers and the University of California, San Francisco.
Optimal vitamin D levels may vary for different ethnic and racial groups
Using social media isn't directly harming teenagers — but it can reduce the time they spend on healthy activities, such as sleeping and exercising, a study suggests.
Social media use 'disrupting teen sleep and exercise'
Stroke survivors who completed group-based aerobic exercise programs similar in design and duration to cardiac rehabilitation programs significantly improved their aerobic endurance and walking ability, according to new research in Journal of the American Heart Association, the Open Access Journal of the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.
Aerobic exercise programs may improve endurance, walking after stroke

Page Generated in 0/2642 sec