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MedZ 2 - 2014

MedZ is het nieuwe prikkelende vakblad voor de praktijkhoudende huisarts. Het blad is beschouwend en kritisch, maar biedt de huisarts ook praktische …

Bladder cancer: 'Exciting' drug breakthrough

<b>A drug which makes a wide range of cancers more vulnerable to the body's immune system is "exciting" and may mark a new era, say doctors.</b><p>It strips cancer cells of the "camouflage" they use to evade attack by the immune system.<p>In the most detailed study, published in Nature, some patients completely …

Ebola vaccine from Glaxo passes early safety test | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - An experimental Ebola vaccine made by GlaxoSmithKline caused no serious side effects and produced an immune response in all 20 healthy volunteers who received it in an early-stage clinical trial, scientists reported on Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine.<p>A nurse …

Millennial Doctors May Be More Tech-Savvy, But Is That Better?

The University of Texas Southwestern class of 2014 is celebrating graduation. Class vice president Amy Ho has shed her scrubs for heels and a black dress. She says with modern technology, med school really wasn't too hard.<p>"If you want to do the whole thing by video stream, you can," she says. "I …

Europe and Central Asia failing to curb spread of HIV: WHO | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Despite major advances in treating and preventing HIV, Europe and Central Asia have failed to tackle the epidemic, with some 136,000 people becoming newly infected with the incurable AIDS virus last year, health officials said on Thursday.<p>Figures from the World Health …

Stem-Cell Dental Implants Grow New Teeth Right In Your Mouth

The loss of a tooth is a minor deformity and a major pain. Although dental implants are available, the healing process can take months on end, and implants that fail to align with the ever-growing jawbone tend to fall out. If only adult teeth could be regenerated, right?<p>According to a study …

New Technology Could Take The Drill Out Of The Dentist’s Office

Researchers at King's College London have developed a technique called Electrically Accelerated and Enhanced Remineralzation, in which a device they've dubbed a "healing hand piece" is placed over the site of a cavity. The tool emits a small electrical current that promotes the remineralization of …

The Price of Private Practice

I started medical school in 1990 with a clear dedication to the practice of women’s healthcare in the inner city. I completed my MD at the University …

Brain network vulnerable to Alzheimer's and schizophrenia identified

New research has emerged that reveals a specific brain network - that is the last to develop and the first to show signs of neurodegeneration - is …

Most scientific papers are probably wrong

Most published scientific research papers are wrong, according to a new analysis. Assuming that the new paper is itself correct, problems with …

How bacteria in your gut could be making you fat, allergic, or anxious

The bacteria in our guts are indispensable. They help us fight off other, more harmful bacteria and aid in digestion and nutrition. But scientists are also now finding evidence that when our microbial ecosystems fall out of balance, they can end up related to all sorts of problems — obesity, …

Researchers reveal poop powered rocket can bring back astronauts on the moon

Blast off! Researchers reveal rocket powered by POOP powerful enough to bring astronauts back from the moon<p><b>Scheme collects methane from human waste</b> …

Complex, reliable and modular synthetic biology networks will enable biosensing cancer and other applications

A team of researchers at MIT has now come up with a way of greatly reducing that unpredictability, introducing a device that could ultimately allow …

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Hypertension and the Emergency Physician

There are two kinds of hypertension encountered by emergency physicians: hypertensive emergencies, and hypertension. The term hypertensive urgency …

België moet mogelijk kerstverlichting uitdoen om energietekort | NU - Het laatste nieuws het eerst op NU.nl

Dat meldt de krant <i>De Morgen</i> donderdag.<p>De plannen zijn onderdeel van een energiebesparingsplan waarmee Brussel het dreigende stroomtekort te lijf wil …

Mobile payments: Pros and cons of mobile wallet systems

Wireless? Bar codes? What's the best way to pay with your phone?<p>Apple Pay, Google Wallet and a few other services use a wireless technology called …

The evolution of money: 5 mobile banking apps you should get to know

June 10, 2014<p>Today, about 87 percent of Americans carry a smartphone. And in the past 12 months, 51 percent of them have used a mobile banking app on …

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Philae comet lander expected to wake up again next spring

A burst of sunshine in the spring could be just the wakeup call for Europe's comet lander.<p>Scientists raised hopes Monday that as the Philae lander …

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