Weiss Ring Floaters: What Are They and Is There a Cure for Them?

Eye floaters are described in many different ways, as black or gray spots or dots, strands or strings, or any series of connected “cobwebs” that are seen as visual disturbances to the... Read more »

Phage Therapy Saves Lives When Antibiotics Fail

The invention of antibiotics many years ago was hailed as a miracle drug. The truth is that we’ve used antibiotics in so many cases, that we have created mutant super-bugs which are... Read more »

Researchers May Have Made A Breakthrough Regarding Parkinson’s Disease

Researchers studying Parkinson’s disease have discovered toxic proteins, and identified them as the cause of the disruption of healthy brain cells. The integrity of the cell membranes is being harmed by these... Read more »

The Effect of Zika Virus to Toddlers

Zika Virus was first reported in 2015, and the babies born with the virus are now turning two years old. These toddlers are having a hard time coping with the disease, as... Read more »

How Much Sleep Do You Need?

There are five basic needs that are essential for human survival: water, shelter, air, food, and sleep. As humans, it is our instinct to sleep each night, this is how we recharge... Read more »

Renowned Doctor David Agus Evaluates Medical Advancements in New Year

With 2017 swiftly coming to a close, many are looking to the new year for its potential scientific and technological advancements. Nowhere is this more true than in the world of healthcare... Read more »

An Unusual Number Of Hepatitis A Cases In Michigan Have Resulted In An Emergency Hotline

Due to the large number of Hepatitis A cases in southeast Michigan, a hotline has been established by the Genesee County Health Department. The health department issued a statement confirming eight cases... Read more »

Children In Virginia Are About To Lose Their Healthcare If Congress Fails To Renew The CHIP Program

Virginia state officials have issued warnings to families the CHIP or Children’s Health Insurance Program is almost out of money. Several states have lost funding because the program has not been renewed... Read more »

An Unintended Effect Of NAFTA Is Rising Obesity In Mexico

NAFTA or the North American Free Trade Agreement is being blamed as one of the reasons why Mexico is now suffering from an epidemic of obesity. Here are some statistics that prove... Read more »

Early-Stage Parkinson’s Slowed by Intense Exercise

Despite its discovery in the 1800’s and advanced understanding of the underlying pathological issues in the 20th century, comparatively little advancement has been made in finding a cure for Parkinson’s disease. The... Read more »