Recent Advances in Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

In the past few years, the prevalence of breast cancer has increased tremendously. About 1.7 million new cases of breast cancer are detected each year. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), around 520,000 deaths occur each year due to breast. . . .

2020-01-07

“Lack of Access to Epilepsy Medicines” is Concerning

A survey by World Health Organization (WHO) concluded that prevalence of epilepsy was found to be the highest in low middle-income countries or under-developing countries such as Bangladesh, African countries, etc. It was found that in more that 80%. . . .

2020-01-07

Correct Use of Inhalers in Children With Asthma

Asthma is a common condition in pediatric population, affecting millions of children worldwide. It’s a long term condition which inflames and narrows the airways in the lungs. Asthma causes periods of wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness. . . .

2020-01-07

Just Diagnosed With Secondary Breast Cancer

Secondary breast cancer occurs when cancerous cells from breast spread to other parts of the body. The tumor cells become metastatic and spread through your blood or lymphatic system. Secondary breast cancer is also known as advanced breast cancer.

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2020-01-09

Coronavirus Could Cause Shocking Number of Deaths

Global fears over the coronavirus have caused major concern for the countries and international organizations. This newly identified coronavirus has been spreading in China very fast, and has now reached several other countries too. The number of confirmed. . . .

2020-01-27

FDA Approves Teprotumumab, First Drug for Thyroid Eye Disease Treatment

Thyroid eye disease, also known as Graves’ orbitopathy or thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy, is a rare, autoimmune condition in which immune cells attack the thyroid gland which responds by secreting an excess amount of thyroid hormone. Thyroid. . . .

2020-01-28