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After successful womb transplantation in Sweden, UK also joins in the list

“Doctors are regarded as gods on earth”. This old statement again proved to be true, when a team of tremendous Swedish doctors successfully transplanted uterus in nine Swedish women. These women were either born with womb or got it removed because of one or the other reason. After the great success in Sweden, this miraculous trial is going to take ...

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Benefits of psychological therapy for depression overrated, says study

A study published in the journal PLOS ONE on Wednesday, stated that the benefits of talk therapy for depression has been overrated in medical literature. Depression is treated with medication and talk therapy and studies in the past have shown their effectiveness ion both ways. The analysis found that cognitive behavior therapy and interpersonal therapy are effective, and found that ...

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Drugged driving is an increasing problem, says a report

A new report says drivers are nearly as likely to be high on pot or medication as drunk on alcohol, and urges states to take steps to monitor better and control, drugged driving. The report was released by the Governor’s Highway Safety Association (GHSA), a non-profit organization representing state highway safety offices. The report cites crash data and surveys, recording ...

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Nivolumab found to enhance survival rates among Kidney Cancer patients

In an important breakthrough achieved by medicinal sciences, Nivolumab has been found to extend the survival rates of patients with renal cancer. This may come as a huge wave of respite for many suffering from kidney cancer, which is one of the top 10 cancers of the human body, and which affects both men and women. The findings, which were ...

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Study shows weight loss, exercise has a direct bearing on fertility

A new study published recently in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism will dispel  notions that birth control pills/oral contraceptives have an impact on improving fertility levels among obese and overweight women suffering from PCOS. PCOS stands for Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome, which is a result of hormonal imbalance in women. Hitherto, women consumed oral contraceptives in order to ...

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