Researcher Predicts Prosthetics Could Become Quite Affordable


A senior researcher believes prosthetics are on the cusp of innovation for a fraction of the cost. Robert F. Graboyes, a senior research fellow with the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, predicts that if America leads the way on prosthetic innovation, more cost effective […]

Scientists Scramble To Produce Ebola Vaccines


Health experts are scrambling to speed up various vaccines in the works to combat the deadly Ebola outbreak. It is expected that by next year, millions will be able to have experimental doses. Presently, Ebola has no cure. It has claimed the lives of around […]

Research Shines New Hope on Consciousness of Vegetative Patients


Scientists are now under the impression that severely brain damaged patients might be aware of their surroundings. Researchers believe they have uncovered a fingerprint of consciousness in patients in a persistent vegetative state. The scientists utilized a basic test that measures patterns of brainwaves. The […]

Doctors Experiment with Ebola Treatments


Medical teams are experimenting with new treatments to help fight against Ebola. The two nurses from Dallas currently fighting Ebola have been given experimental treatments. Experimenting on Ebola patients isn’t new. Assistant commissioner for counter-terrorism policy for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Dr. Luciana […]

Researchers Want Exercise Information on Food and Drink Labels


Scientists want to place exercise information on the packaging of foods and drinks in addition to calorific data. Health experts believe the information would be more meaningful and useful to those looking to watch what they eat and drink. In the case of a 500ml […]