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Friday, December 19, 2014
By Rachel Lutz
The chemical compound indazole chloride (Ind-Cl) initiated long lasting relief in mice models of multiple sclerosis.
Friday, December 19, 2014
For patients with bladder cancer, laparoscopic radical cystectomy is associated with good long-term outcomes, according to research published online Dec. 18 in BJU International.
Friday, December 19, 2014
The role of mentorship is explored through the career of Alfred Blalock, MD, in a viewpoint piece published online Dec. 17 in JAMA Surgery.
Thursday, December 18, 2014
People who experience migraine headaches may be at heightened risk for Bell's palsy, according to a new study published online Dec. 17 in Neurology.
Thursday, December 18, 2014
By Gale Scott
Tracking patients’ eye movements as they watched videos including Shakira’s “Waka-Waka” 2010 FIFA World Cup tribute proved to be a good way to detect certain cranial nerve palsies, a team from New York University School of Medicine reports.
Thursday, December 18, 2014
By Amy Jacob
Rosa Michaelis, MD, discusses her goals of cultivating more patient interaction within epilepsy research at the American Epilepsy Society 2014 Annual Meeting.
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Frequenting roller-coaster rides may lead to intimal tears within the cervical internal carotid artery (ICA), according to a case report published online Nov. 26 in Pediatric Neurology.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
By Gale Scott
Congress’s new 2015 budget bill effectively lifts the federal ban on medical marijuana. A little-noticed section of the bill bars the federal government from using federal funds to prevent the “distribution, possession, or cultivation of medical marijuana” in states where medical marijuana is legal.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
The number of cases of syphilis in the United States jumped 10% from 2012 to 2013, with gay and bisexual men accounting for 75% of the increase, US health officials reported Tuesday.
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Digital self-scheduling is set to increase considerably in the next 5 years, according to a report published by Accenture.
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