Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:00:00 PDTNew research suggests that the majority of women with symptoms of urinary tract infection probably are infected, despite negative result on standard test.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTPatients at risk of developing bowel cancer can significantly benefit from a follow-up colonoscopy, finds research published in Lancet Oncology.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:00:00 PDTBarium is a white liquid used to coat the organs of the digestive system during an X-ray. Learn about the procedure in this article.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 06:00:00 PDTA simple eye test could help solve the biggest global cause of irreversible blindness, glaucoma.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTGallbladder cancer is a rare, but aggressive disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 3,700 people in the United States are diagnosed with gallbladder cancer each...
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTArtificial intelligence - commonly known as A.I. - is already exceeding human abilities. Self-driving cars use A.I. to perform some tasks more safely than people. E-commerce companies use A.I.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTDigital healthcare tools could revolutionize how doctors and patients interact. But is new technology actually being adopted into clinical practice?
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTPeople who have recently been found to have drug-resistant bacteria in their urine or stool samples have a greatly increased risk of developing a bloodstream infection that is also resistant to...
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTVaccines and antibodies could be transported and stored without refrigeration by capturing them in tiny silica 'cages', a discovery which could make getting vital medicines to remote or dangerous...
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 01:00:00 PDTA method for predicting someone's 'brain age' based on images of their brain could help to spot who might be at increased risk of poor health and even dying at a younger age.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTMedical News Today share some recent game-changing innovations in the field of healthcare as they report from WIRED Health in London.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTEveryone experiences stiff muscles from time to time, whether after a rigorous workout, in cold weather, or after falling asleep in an unusual position.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTNew research suggests it is possible to quickly and accurately diagnose some the most dangerous and drug-resistant types of bacterial infections, using equipment already owned by most hospitals.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new laboratory technique developed by researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and other institutions can rapidly test the effectiveness of treatments for life-threatening breast cancer...
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 03:00:00 PDTPrimary care physicians are increasingly facing complex chronic diseases. Find out if they think digital health technology can help.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new test that enables diagnosis of hepatitis C infection in a single visit could improve access to early diagnosis, monitoring, and treatment service for some of the most vulnerable people in...
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTResults from a worldwide analysis of over 3,000 patients highlights that there is significant disparity in the referral of patients with liver disease, and that those with alcoholic liver disease...
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new survey has shown there are large variations in the use and interpretation of a new type of allergy test (component testing) by doctors in the UK and Europe.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:00:00 PDTResearchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago are constantly pushing boundaries. In this Spotlight feature, we will discuss some recent advances.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTValue in Health, the official journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), has announced the publication of new research indicating that testing for...
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:00:00 PDTResearchers have created a blood test that they say can identify genetic mutations linked to non-small cell lung cancer with high accuracy.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA wristband-type wearable sweat sensor could transform diagnostics and drug evaluation for cystic fibrosis, diabetes and other diseases.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTMoving from manual to powered stretchers could reduce the number of injuries to paramedics by 78 per cent, a University of Waterloo study has found.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn this article, learn about how thermography works, the process of a thermograph, what thermographs detect, the technology, and the benefits of their use.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTDifficulty distinguishing novel objects is associated with family history of Alzheimer's disease.