Medical

'Brain training' app improves memory in people with cognitive decline

'Brain training' app improves memory in people with cognitive decline Researchers have successfully developed an app that targets the window of "amnestic mild cognitive impairment" (aMCI) or the transitional phase between healthy ageing and day-to-day memory loss for which there are now no approved drug treatments. [Full Article...]

London Overground to launch 24-hour service on weekends

London Overground to launch 24-hour service on weekends The service will then be extended to Highbury and Islington next year. It's a sensible move, as that part of the line covers ultra-trendy nightspots Shoreditch and Hoxton, and would provide another river crossing during the small hours of the night. [Full Article...]

More UK nurses and midwives leaving than joining profession

More UK nurses and midwives leaving than joining profession However the subsequent coverage and analysis of this data has masked a variety of important domestic trends. More midwives and nurses are leaving the profession in the United Kingdom than joining for the first time on record, with the number departing having risen by 51% in just four years. [Full Article...]

Vlogger accidentally poisons herself while biting plant on live stream

Vlogger accidentally poisons herself while biting plant on live stream Zhang was trying to prove the health benefits of raw aloe when the unfortunate incident took place and made her abandon her live stream and rush to the hospital. Despite its appearance, it is not related to Aloe Vera. Fermented pulp from Agave plant is used for making tequila. However, this agave can be toxic. [Full Article...]

Transgender women 'will soon get womb transplants' so they can have babies

Transgender women 'will soon get womb transplants' so they can have babies Implanting a person with male organs with a donor womb is possible and a top doctor believes it will happen in a decade. She said: "We already have fertility preservation for transgender people, to give them the possibility to have their own genetic child". [Full Article...]

Google DeepMind NHS medical trial broke United Kingdom privacy law

Google DeepMind NHS medical trial broke United Kingdom privacy law Today, ICO said it had found "a number of shortcomings" with the agreement, particularly that patients had not been fully briefed on how their personal data would be used. DeepMind says it welcomes ICO's "thoughtful resolution" of the case, and admits it made a number of mistakes during its original deal. We were nearly exclusively focused on building tools that nurses and doctors wanted, and... [Full Article...]

ANC policy conference will lead to something wonderful, says Jacob Zuma

ANC policy conference will lead to something wonderful, says Jacob Zuma It will end on Wednesday. Stalwarts and veterans who were unhappy that the ANC did not hold a separate consultative conference ahead of the policy conference, had boycotted the discussions on the state of the organisation. "There could be people who undermine the ANC and go to Parliament and not vote for us". The president said he believes that the ANC will rise above the challenges they are f... [Full Article...]

Younger partner boosts woman's chance of a baby

Younger partner boosts woman's chance of a baby IT IS not just women who need to worry about the ticking of their biological clock . A sugar daddy might not be the best choice of partner for a young woman wanting children, research suggests. This is more than a third below the 73 per cent rate for men aged 30 to 35. The US study, presented at the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology in Geneva, Switzerland, found women saw ... [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362  Next »