SciCentral Home
Gateway to the best
science news sources
spacer

About SciCentralup arrow

spacer
up arrow
spacer  Today's Research News: spacer
Biosciences
Health Sciences
Physics/Chemistry
Earth & Space
Engineering
spacer spacer   Tools & Resources: spacer
spacerarrow Literature Search spacer
spacerarrow Journals spacer
spacerarrow Databases spacer
spacerarrow Jobs spacer
spacerarrow Conferences spacer
spacerarrow Tools & Protocols
spacer
sky
metal balls
brainwaves
spacer spacer Smart guides to...
spacer
 eye lasik surgery

 bulb online education

 cell phone cell phones

spacerMore Guides...
spacer spacer spacer

Search Wikipedia
spacer
spacer
spacer
spacer

Editors' Picks:


spacer
Health Science News
spacer
Today's health science headlines from the sources selected by our team:

First successful vaccination against 'mad cow'-like wasting disease in deer
Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center and elsewhere say that a vaccination they have developed to fight a brain-based, wasting syndrome among deer and other animals may hold promise on two additional fronts: Protecting U.S. livestock from contracting the disease, and preventing similar brain infections in humans.
Medical Xpress - spotlight medical and health news stories, Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:26:32 GMT

Recorded Ebola deaths top 7,000
The worst Ebola outbreak on record has now killed more than 7,000 people, with many of the latest deaths reported in Sierra Leone, the World Health Organization said as United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon continued his tour of Ebola-affected countries in West Africa on Saturday.
Medical Xpress - spotlight medical and health news stories, Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:26:32 GMT

Lost memories might be able to be restored, new study indicates
New UCLA research indicates that lost memories can be restored. The findings offer some hope for patients in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease.
Medical Xpress - spotlight medical and health news stories, Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:26:32 GMT

First successful vaccination against 'mad cow'-like wasting disease in deer
Researchers say that a vaccination they have developed to fight a brain-based, wasting syndrome among deer and other animals may hold promise on two additional fronts: protecting US livestock from contracting the disease, and preventing similar brain infections in humans.
Health & Medicine News -- ScienceDaily, Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:35:55 GMT

Researchers move closer to new range of biosensors
Researchers have found a way of binding peptides to the surface of gallium nitride in a way that keeps the peptides stable even when exposed to water and radiation. The discovery moves researchers one step closer to developing a new range of biosensors for use in medical and biological research applications.
Health & Medicine News -- ScienceDaily, Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:35:55 GMT

Televised medical talk shows: Health education or entertainment?
Millions of viewers around the world watch the televised medical talk programs 'The Dr. Oz Show' and 'The Doctors' for medical advice, but how valuable are the recommendations they receive? In a first of its kind study, researchers have examined the recommendations given on those two shows to see if there is believable evidence to back up the claims presented. The results were revealing.
Health & Medicine News -- ScienceDaily, Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:35:55 GMT

More Children in the U.S. Are Getting Type 1 Diabetes
Title: More Children in the U.S. Are Getting Type 1 Diabetes
Category: Health News
Created: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
MedicineNet Daily News, Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:35:55 GMT

CDC Warns of Listeria Danger From Caramel Apples
Title: CDC Warns of Listeria Danger From Caramel Apples
Category: Health News
Created: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
MedicineNet Daily News, Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:35:55 GMT

E-Cigarettes Less Addictive Than Regular Cigarettes, Study Finds
Title: E-Cigarettes Less Addictive Than Regular Cigarettes, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/19/2014 12:00:00 AM
MedicineNet Daily News, Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:35:55 GMT

Consumer purchases of cakes, cookies and pies have decreased by 24 percent
(Elsevier Health Sciences) The results of a new study published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics found that there has been little change in the nutritional content of Ready-to-eat grain-based desserts manufactured or purchased between 2005 and 2012; however overall consumer purchases of Ready-to-eat grain-based desserts declined by 24 percent during that same time period.
EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health, Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:35:55 GMT

Bone loss drugs may help prevent endometrial cancer
(Wiley) A new analysis suggests that women who use bisphosphonates -- medications commonly used to treat osteoporosis and other bone conditions -- have about half the risk of developing endometrial cancer as women who do not use the drugs.
EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health, Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:35:55 GMT

IMF lending undermined healthcare provision in Ebola-stricken West Africa
(University of Cambridge) Researchers criticize reforms advocated by the IMF for chronically under-funded and insufficiently staffed health systems in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. They say these policies contributed to 'lack of preparedness' of West African health systems to cope with disease and emergencies such as Ebola.
EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health, Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:35:55 GMT

powered by zFeeder
spacer spacer
SciCentral picks

The top 5 resources
selected by our team
for health science
news coverage:


Medical Xpress
rank:1
white line spacer Medical News Today
rank:2
white line spacer Medline Plus
rank:3
white line spacer
EurekAlert!
rank:3
white line spacer Newswise MedNews
rank:5
white line spacer



spacer