The drug, acetazolamide, that is used to treat a variety of conditions, such as altitude sickness, glaucoma, heart failure, epilepsy and seizures, may also benefit patients with glioblastoma, which is an aggressive form of brain cancer.
A study conducted by researchers from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) has revealed that hospital staff don’t pay much attention to hand hygiene, especially when no one is watching.
According to researchers, higher levels of Plasmodium falciparum antibodies can protect children living in Papua New Guinea from severe malaria.
UK health officials have warned that junior doctors no longer have time for necessary training to improve their skills because they are too overworked.
Researchers from the University of Queensland (UQ) conducted an integrative study on how the brain identifies and reacts to threats, specifically in zebrafish.
New research has revealed that women who work 45 hours or more every week may be increasing their risk of developing diabetes.
A type of lipid known as, phosphatidylethanoloamine or PE, have been recently discovered by scientists from the National Institutes of Health.
Questions and concerns have been raised regarding the safety and efficacy of kratom, which is a relatively new drug in the Western world.
The link between obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and dementia in older adults has been the focus of a recent study that was published in the European Respiratory Journal.
A new drug compound extracted from the goji berry plant, known as 7-keto-sempervirol, has been developed by a team of researchers from two Welsh universities led by Professor Andrew Westwell.