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People undergoing weight loss surgery experience changes in appetite, taste and smell  Apr 17, 1:30 pm
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): A new study suggests that patients who undergo Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery, during which one's stomach is made smaller and small intestines shortened, report changes in appetite, taste and smell.
Now, hope for hepatitis C liver transplant patients  Apr 14, 1:19 pm
Washington, April 14 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that a new research could be a new hope for treating liver transplant patients with recurring hepatitis C (HCV).
Acupuncture normalizes brain structure following heroin relapse  Apr 11, 12:47 pm
Washington, April 11 (ANI): Researchers have found that the structure of the ventral tegmental area in heroin relapse patients gradually normalizes after acupuncture treatment.
Researchers aim to build human hearts using 3-D printer  Apr 11, 12:47 pm
Tokyo, April 11 (ANI): Researchers are attempting to build human hearts with a 3-D printer using the patients own cells that could be transplanted.
Parkinson's disease could soon be history post groundbreaking discovery  Apr 11, 10:03 am
Washington, April 11 (ANI): Working with human neurons and fruit flies, researchers were able to identify and then shut down a biological process that seemed to trigger a particular form of Parkinson's disease present in a large number of patients.
First ever lab-grown vaginas successfully implanted in patients  Apr 11, 9:22 am
Washington, April 11 (ANI): Researchers in a medical breakthrough have successfully implanted laboratory-grown vaginas in four teenage girls.
Four paralytic patients made to move legs in breakthrough therapy  Apr 9, 11:02 am
Washington, Apr 9 (ANI): In a groundbreaking progress, four young men who have been paralyzed for years, could move their legs as a result of epidural electrical stimulation of the spinal cord.
CII concerned about misleading reports portraying Indian drugs and devices regulators in poor light  Apr 7, 8:59 pm
New Delhi, Apr.7 (ANI): The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Medical Technology division, Chairman, Pavan Choudary on Monday expressed concern about the recent misleading reports in certain sections of the media portraying Indian Drugs and Devices Regulators in poor light.
New test detects prostate cancer recurrence with much more accuracy  Apr 6, 11:16 am
Washington, Apr 6 (ANI): Researchers in Canada have developed a new genetic "signature" to identify prostate cancer patients who are at high risk of their cancer recurring after surgery or radiotherapy.
Now, heart patients can get new aortic valve without open-heart surgery  Apr 6, 11:16 am
Washington, April 6 (ANI): Loyola University Medical Center has successfully implanted a newly approved aortic heart valve device in a patient without doing an open-heart surgery, which comes as a major relief to heart patients.
Bariatric surgery provides long-term relief from type 2 diabetes  Apr 1, 5:44 pm
Washington, April 1 (ANI): A new study has revealed that bariatric surgery is a highly effective and durable treatment for type 2 diabetes in obese patients.
Genetic markers could help predict stroke in patients with heart disease  Mar 31, 11:02 am
Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): Researchers at the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Salt Lake City have identified a biological process that could help physicians predict when someone with heart disease is likely to have a heart attack in the near future.
Good self-management among diabetics helps cut risk of mortality   Mar 27, 11:15 am
Washington, March 27 (ANI): Researchers have showed that patients with good diabetes self-management that is patients with a high self-management index, had a significantly lower mortality risk than patients with a low self-management index.
'White coat effect' causes patients' blood pressure to rise around doctors  Mar 26, 1:54 pm
Washington, March 26 (ANI): A new study has shown that doctors routinely record blood pressure levels that are significantly higher than levels recorded by nurses.
Cholesterol-lowering drug statins could ease coughing in lung disease patients  Mar 25, 11:35 am
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): Common cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins could provide relief to patients suffering from a chronic lung disease, a new study suggests.
TB patients in India suffer due to poor regulation of drugs  Mar 24, 12:49 pm
New Delhi/Mumbai, Mar.24 (ANI): India needs to prevent the unregulated sale and inappropriate prescription of tuberculosis (TB) drugs in the private healthcare sector, a practice that has had a significant role in the emergence of drug-resistant TB in the country, warned the international medical humanitarian group Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF).
Scientists develop new method to diagnose pancreatic cancer at early stage  Mar 23, 1:56 pm
Washington, March 23 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new method which identifies pancreatic cancer at an early stage by spotting its visible precursors with 97 percent certainty.
Patients in Kashmir toil for better health care   Mar 22, 9:08 pm
Srinagar, Mar. 22 (ANI): In an aftermath of incessant snowfall, most of the places in Kashmir are waterlogged and major roads suffer blockades causing hurdles to patients who have no access to better health care due to troubled commute.
Now, app that turns smartphone into portable medical diagnostic device  Mar 20, 10:49 am
Washington, Mar 20 (ANI): Researchers have developed a mobile phone application recently that could make monitoring conditions such as diabetes, kidney disease, and urinary tract infections much clearer and easier for both patients and doctors.
Social groups can help ease depression  Mar 20, 10:10 am
Washington, March 20 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that building a strong connection to a social group helps clinically depressed patients recover and helps prevent relapse.
Shortness of breath while bending over 'new heart failure symptom'  Mar 19, 10:35 am
Washington, March 19 (ANI): Researchers have defined a novel heart failure symptom in advanced heart failure patients: shortness of breath while bending over, such as when putting on shoes.
Now, chocolate to be used as medicine to halt heart attacks and stroke  Mar 18, 5:37 pm
London, March 18 (ANI): A new chocolate pill is being tested on patients as it is believed that it could help prevent heart attacks and stroke.
How to cope with fatigue after a stroke  Mar 15, 1:42 pm
Washington, Mar 15 (ANI): New research suggests that dreams of returning to everyday life as it was before the stroke may contribute to the patients' experiences of fatigue and that it may be a help to establish new routines instead of trying to regain old ones.
New York hospital warns 4,000 patients of possible HIV, hepatitis exposure  Mar 14, 6:34 pm
Washington, March 14 (ANI): Out of an 'abundance of caution', a Long Island hospital has asked its 4,000 patients to get tested for a possible hepatitis and HIV infection because they believe that some people may have been exposed to the diseases via an insulin pen.
Conrad Murray starts medical practice again  Mar 12, 4:39 pm
Washington, March 12 (ANI): Conrad Murray has returned to treating patients, after his license was earlier revoked in Texas and suspended in California and Nevada.