Vaccine, Anti-PD1 Drug Show Promise Against Incurable HPV-Related Cancers
A tumor-specific vaccine combined with an immune checkpoint inhibitor shrank tumors in one third of patients with incurable cancer related to the...
Understanding Access and Use of Digital Resources Could Help Narrow Sexual Health Equity Gap for Puerto Rican Adolescents
Persistent and significant health disparities related to sexual health, including a higher teen birth rate and HIV prevalence, exist among Puerto...
Medical-Records Study Links Dementia-Related Brain Changes to Hospital Stays For Critical Illness
Researchers at Johns Hopkins report that a novel analysis of more than a thousand patients adds to evidence that hospitalization, critical illness...
New Screening Tool Can Improve the Quality of Life for Epilepsy Patients with Sleep Apnea
Rutgers researchers publish electronic health record assessment that can identify epilepsy patients at risk for obstructive sleep apnea
Researchers Evaluate Controversial Treatment for Parkinson's Disease Psychosis
In the wake of media and public reports about increased mortality linked to a new drug for treating Parkinson's disease psychosis, researchers at...
Predictable, Preventable and Deadly: Carbon Monoxide Poisoning after Storms
Severe weather events, such as summer hurricanes, tornadoes, and winter snow storms often result in widespread and prolonged power outages,...
For Cystic Fibrosis Lung Infections, How Well Antibiotics Work May be Affected by pH, Oxygen
In a study publishing September 26 in Science Advances , researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Skaggs School...
Biomedical engineer's findings change the debate on modeling blood flow
Northern Arizona University professor Amirhossein Arzani authored a paper about which computational modeling of blood is more accurate when...
Nurse-Researcher Evaluates How Abuse Victims Respond to Bariatric Surgery
A unique opportunity to study patients undergoing bariatric surgery is helping health care professionals understand the challenges that those who...
Meditation and Music May Improve Memory of Those at-Risk for Alzheimer's Disease
Kim Innes, an epidemiology professor from the West Virginia University School of Public Health, and her team are studying the potential benefits...
T cells in the urine of bladder cancer patients reflect tumor environment
Scientists in the UK have shown for the first time that immune cells in the urine of bladder cancer patients accurately reflect those in the tumor...
Researchers Discover Possible Cause for Alzheimer's and Traumatic Brain Injury
Rutgers researchers discover possible cause for Alzheimer's and Traumatic Brain Injury. The new mechanism may have also led to the discovery of...