Male breast cancer study highlights the need for pioneering clinical trials

Saturday 19th October 2019

In 2019, an estimated 268,000 cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in women. But each year about 1 percent of all breast cancer cases will appear in men too — which works out […]

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to British-American Trio for Cell/Oxygen Research

Thursday 17th October 2019

William G. Kaelin, MD, of Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, Gregg L. Semenza, MD, PhD, of Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, and Sir Peter J. Ratcliffe, FMedSci, of Oxford University in the United Kingdom have […]

Bathsheba’s Breast: Women, Cancer & History

Tuesday 15th October 2019

In 1654, Rembrandt painted a picture of his mistress entitled “Bathsheba at her bath”. Over 300 years later, an Italian physician viewed the painting and noticed several characteristics of the left breast indicative of breast […]

Whole Food Plant-Based Nutrition May Positively Impact Pulmonary Hypertension, Improve Sexual Function in Women and Reverse Blindness Related to Diabetic Retinopathy

Saturday 12th October 2019

In the second edition of the International Journal of Disease Reversal and Prevention (IJDRP), evidence is presented that a whole food plant-based dietary lifestyle may positively impact the symptoms of pulmonary hypertension, reverse type 2 diabetes, […]

‘Mindful People’ Feel Less Pain; MRI Imaging Pinpoints Supporting Brain Activity

Thursday 10th October 2019

Ever wonder why some people seem to feel less pain than others? A study conducted at Wake Forest School of Medicine may have found one of the answers – mindfulness. “Mindfulness is related to being […]