Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 10:22
Deaths from Alzheimer`s disease are under-reported in the United States and the most common form of dementia may be taking as many lives as heart disease or cancer, said a study Wednesday.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 10:23
A 9-month-old baby who was born in California with the HIV virus that leads to AIDS may have been cured as a result of treatments that doctors began just four hours after her birth, medical researchers said on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 18:33
American scientist Craig Venter, who raced the US government to map the human genome over 10-years ago, is now on a quest to treat age-related diseases.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 15:09
Dr Reddy`s Laboratories Ltd has launched Moxifloxacin Hydrochloride tablets in the US market for the treatment of a wide range of diseases, including pneumonia, bronchitis and skin infections.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 09:52
A US advisory board has debated a controversial new technique that would use DNA from three people to produce embryos free of a particular type of hereditary disease.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 09:27
While many Americans struggle with extra weight, the obesity rate among US preschoolers has dropped by nearly half in recent years, according to figures out Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 18:50
A newly developed 3D-printed heart has helped doctors perform a life-saving heart surgery on a 14-month old infant in the US.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 18:43
In a blow to the $28 billion US vitamin industry, a US task force has warned that vitamin E and beta-carotene supplements do not help prevent heart disease or cancer, instead they could do more harm than good.