flag

Last Updated:
Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 21:10 GMT
Space
 
Img

News Categories
ADHD
Aid/Disasters
Alcohol/Addiction/Illegal Drugs
Allergy
Alzheimer's
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma/Respiratory
Autism
Biology/Biochemistry
BioTerrorism
Bipolar
Bird Flu/SARS
Body Aches
Bones/Orthopaedics
Breast Cancer
Cancer/Oncology
Cardiovascular/Cardiology
Caregivers/Homecare
Cholesterol
CJD/vCJD/Mad Cow Disease
Cleft Palate
Complementary Medicine
Cosmetic Medicine/Plastic Surgery
Crohn's News
Cystic Fibrosis
Dentistry
Depression
Dermatology
Diabetes
Dyslexia
Ear, Nose and Throat
Endocrinology
Epilepsy
Erectile Dysfunction/Premature Ejaculation
Eye Health/Ophthalmology
Fertility
Fitness/Obesity
GastroIntestinal
Genetics
Gout
Headache/Migraine
Hearing/Deafness
HIV/AIDS
Huntingtons Disease
Hypertension
Immune System
Infectious Diseases/Bacteria/Viruses
Irritable-Bowel Syndrome
IT/Internet/E-mail
Liver Disease/Hepatitis
Lung Cancer
Lupus
Lymphoma/Leukemia
Medical Devices
Medical Students
Medicare/Medicaid
Men's health
Mental Health
MRI/PET
MRSA/SuperBug
Multiple Sclerosis
Muscular Dystrophy
Neuralgia
Neurology/Neuroscience
Nursing
Nutrition/Agriculture
Pain
Parkinson's Disease
Pediatrics
Pharma Industry
Pregnancy
Prostate
Psychology/Psychiatry
Public Health
Radiology/Nuclear Medicine
Rehabilitation
Schizophrenia
Seniors/Aging
Sexual Health/STDs
Sleep/Sleep Disorders
Smoking
Sports Medicine
Statins
Stem Cell Research
Stroke
Transplants/Organ Donations
Tropical Diseases
Urology/Nephrology
Veterinary
Water Quality
Women's Health/OBGYN


Health News - Medical Devices

No need for needles when premature babies medicated with caffeine
Empa researchers have developed a UV-activated membrane which releases a gentle dose of medication to the skin of a patient. (Medical News Today)

Study finds Mobi-C appears to be highly cost-effective compared with ACDF for treating 2-level cervical disc disease
LDR Holding Corporation, a global medical device company focused on designing and commercializing novel and exclusive surgical technologies for the treatment of patients suffering from spine... (Medical News Today)

The feasibility of continuous ECG surveillance of marathon athletes
The condition of an athlete's heart has for the first time been accurately monitored throughout the duration of a marathon race. (Medical News Today)

Dagnosing early onset 's Alzheimer's disease
A non-invasive blood test that could diagnose early onset Alzheimer's disease (AD) with increased accuracy has been developed by University of Melbourne researchers. (Medical News Today)

Bladder-cancer detection may be improved by new molecular imaging technology
Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine have developed a new strategy that they say could detect bladder cancer with more accuracy and sensitivity than standard endoscopy methods. (Medical News Today)

Communicating with cerebral palsy: Ruby's story
Tree of Hope, a charity linked to MNT, is helping a young girl with cerebral palsy get access to vital technology to help her communicate. In this story, we report on her journey. (Medical News Today)

Heart failure linked to gut bacteria compound
New study finds that risk of death from heart failure in patients with the condition is linked to levels of the compound TMAO - a byproduct of gut bacteria - in their blood. (Medical News Today)

New technology shows promise for delivery of therapeutics to the brain
A new technology that may assist in the treatment of brain cancer and other neurological diseases is the subject of an article in a recent issue of the journal Technology, published by World... (Medical News Today)

Lab on a chip detects prostate cancer, kidney disease on the spot
When you flush the toilet, you may be discarding microscopic warning signs about your health.But a cunningly simple new device can stop that vital information from "going to waste. (Medical News Today)

Potential blood test for pancreatic cancer
Indiana University cancer researchers have found that a simple blood test might help diagnose pancreatic cancer, one of the most deadly forms of the disease. (Medical News Today)

Pancreatic cancer blood test: scientists discover more potential markers
A new study finds the blood of pancreatic cancer patients contains high levels of small RNA molecules - adding further hope that diagnosis via a simple blood test may be possible. (Medical News Today)

Fewer women than men receive hemodialysis treatment
Fewer women than men are treated with dialysis for end-stage kidney disease, according to a new comprehensive analysis of sex-specific differences in treatment published in PLOS Medicine. (Medical News Today)

Many home blood pressure monitors may be inaccurate
Home blood pressure monitors may be inaccurate in up to 15% of patients, according to a study that will be presented at ASN Kidney Week 2014 November 11­-16 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center... (Medical News Today)

New nanodevice to improve cancer treatment monitoring
In less than a minute, a miniature device developed at the University of Montreal can measure a patient's blood for methotrexate, a commonly used but potentially toxic cancer drug. (Medical News Today)

Researchers observe brain development in utero
New investigation methods using functional magnetic resonance tomography (fMRT) offer insights into fetal brain development. (Medical News Today)

UK doctors trial new two-part diabetes screening test
Researchers in Southampton are trialling a new two-part test that could lead to the development of a national screening programme for diabetes. (Medical News Today)

Nasal spray treats heroin overdose
"Every year, drug overdoses are responsible for roughly 1000 ambulance calls in Oslo," says Arne Skulberg, an anaesthesiologist, a PhD candidate at NTNU and the 2014 winner of Norway's Researcher... (Medical News Today)

Cheap, fast 'paper strip' test for Ebola, other infections, steps closer
Cheap, fast reliable field tests for diseases like Ebola that use just drops of blood or saliva on strips of paper are getting closer, say scientists working on synthetic biology. (Medical News Today)

Mechanism uncovered for protein activator could play role in diagnosis and targeted therapy for colorectal cancer
Uncovering the mechanisms of a protein activator involved in promoting colorectal cancer, scientists from Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey demonstrated that a small GTPase enzyme, known as... (Medical News Today)

Multi-analyte test successfully identifies esophageal cancer patients who are extremely resistant to standard treatment of chemoradiation therapy
Castle Biosciences Inc. has announced that results from a second validation study of its proprietary multi-analyte test, DecisionDx-EC, confirmed the test's ability to identify which esophageal... (Medical News Today)

Preliminary results further confirms the effectiveness of electroCore's non-invasive vagus nerve stimulation treatment for headache
Preliminary results of an open-label trial carried in the journal of Headache and Pain reported that a single treatment with electroCore's hand held non-invasive vagus nerve stimulation (nVNS)... (Medical News Today)

Dartmouth study measures breast cancer tumor response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy
A Dartmouth study suggests that it may be possible to use Diffuse Optical Spectroscopic Tomographic imaging (DOST) to predict which patients will best respond to chemotherapy used to shrink breast... (Medical News Today)

Hospital logs staggering 2.5 million alarms in just a month
Following the study of a hospital that logged more than 2.5 million patient monitoring alarms in just one month, researchers at UC San Francisco have, for the first time, comprehensively defined... (Medical News Today)

Emergency epinephrine used 38 times in Chicago public schools
The Chicago Public School (CPS) system used emergency epinephrine in 38 cases during the 2012-2013 school year and more than half of these cases were for first-time events. (Medical News Today)

Rapid test to diagnose severe sepsis
A new test, developed by University of British Columbia researchers, could help physicians predict within an hour if a patient will develop severe sepsis so they can begin treatment immediately. (Medical News Today)

Alternative Health Directory

• Acupressure
• Acupuncture
• Addiction Treatment
• Alexander Technique
• Allergy Therapy
• Animal Therapy
• Anti-Depressants
• Aromatherapy
• Ayurveda
• Beauty and Skincare
• Bio-Resonance
• Birth Control
• Bowen Technique
• Business
• Buteyko
• Cancer Treatments
• Chair Massage
• Chakra Balancing
• Children's Health
• Chinese Medicine
• Chiropractic
• Clutter and Space Clearing
• Colon Hydrotherapy
• Colour Therapy
• Confidence Building
• Cosmetic Surgery
• Counselling and Psychotherapy
• Craniosacral Therapy
• Crystal Therapy
• Cystic Fibrosis
• Dance Therapy
• Daoyin Tao
• Dental Care
• Detox
• Dianetics
• Ear Candling (Thermo-Auricular)
• Electronic Gem Therapy
• Emotional Freedom Technique
• Energy Therapy
• Eye Care
• Facial Rejuvenation
• Feldenkrais
• Feng Shui
• Fitness, Leisure and Sports
• Flower Remedies
• General Health & Wellbeing
• General Psychotherapist
• Hair Care and Trichology
• Healthy Aging
• Herbal Medicine
• Homeopathy
• Hot & Cold Stone Therapy
• Hot Stone Therapy
• Hydrotherapy
• Hypnotherapy
• Indian Head Massage
• Iridology
• Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
• Juicing
• Kidney Stones
• Kinesiology
• Life Alignment
• Life Coaching
• Light Therapy (SAD)
• Lymphoma
• Magnet Therapy
• Massage Therapy
• Medication
• Meditation
• Men's Health
• Mental Health
• Naturopathy
• Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)
• Nutritional Therapy
• Organic and Vegetarian
• Osteopathy
• Pain Relief
• Parenting
• Physiotherapy
• Pilates
• Podiatry and Chiropody
• Psychology
• Qi Gong (Chi Kung)
• Quantum Touch Healing
• Rapid Eye Technology
• Reflexology
• Reiki
• Rolfing
• Scenar Therapy
• Shamanic Healing
• Shiatsu
• Sound Healing
• Spas
• Spiral Release Bodywork
• Sports Massage
• Stop Smoking
• Stress Management
• Swedish Massage
• Tai Chi
• Thai Foot Massage
• Thai Yoga Massage
• The Journey Therapy
• Thought Field Therapy
• Time Line Therapy
• Tui Na
• Veterinary
• Vitamins, Minerals and Supplements
• Water Therapy
• Weight Loss
• Women's Health
• Yoga

 
left border
Space
right border
space
Home | Alternative Medicine | Directory | Health Article | Health Video | Daily Health News | Training Courses | Associations | Ecards | Members Link to Us |
Health Related Web Links | Site Map | about us | Contact Us | Add Health Articles to Your Site Complementary Alternative Medicine, Natural Remedies, Alternative Health Articles


Use of service subject to terms and conditions
Copyright Worldwidehealth.com © 2003-2012