Epilepsy is a neurological disorder characterized by sudden recurrent episodes of sensory disturbance, loss of consciousness, and convulsions associated with abnormal electrical conductivity in brain.
A natural food supplement which has nutritive and curative effects is always a better preventive and therapeutic approach compared to conventional drug therapy.
Several medications are available for the treatment of seizures and are effective only in 7 out of 10 patients with epilepsy.Yasuhir
Getting your manuscript published in a high-impact journal is a crucial part of gaining recognition for your medical research. So, it’s highly essential to acquaint yourself with the steps to be followed in getting your manuscript published.
Doing a thorough research on your medical topic and medical manuscript writing in strict accordance with the principles of scientific or medical publication are the preliminary steps you must pay heed to. However, it’s generally seen that 30-50% of t
Tinnitus is characterized by a chronic abnormal noise (ringing or buzzing) experienced in one or both of the ears which can be unpleasant, frustrating and sometimes it is severe enough to seek treatment. Fatima Husain, professor at University of Illinois says that, tinnitus is invisible and there is no device to measure the severity which varies from patient to patient in terms of type of sound and duration.
Observations from functional MRI reveals various neural patterns saying that chronic
At the American Naturopathic Medical Association 36th Annual Convention and Educational Seminar, Nathan Bryan, delivered a lecture on the critical importance of nitric oxide for the health of vital organs and system of physiological functions. Nitric oxide is naturally produced in our body and plays a vital role in various functions such as inflammation, and regulation of blood pressure which is a prime factor in the prevention of cardiovascular diseases.
He added that, lack of nitric oxide c
Male infertility refers to inability of a man to cause pregnancy in a fertile woman. Though there are many causes for this infertility such as low sperm count, and hormonal imbalances, but common cause of this infertility in man lies in genetic defects.
Generally X and Y chromosomes are responsible for the sex determination. It is well known that combination of two X chromosomes (XX) results in baby girl, and combination of one X and one Y chromosomes (XY) results in baby boy. Observations fr
For researchers, there is a great interest in identifying new therapeutic applications for the existing class of drugs, now, Duke Scientists choose Statins, cholesterol lowering drugs.
Article from Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, gave a new insight for Dennis C. Ko (assistant professor of molecular genetics and microbiology at Duke University School of Medicine) to understand the mechanisms that govern human susceptibility for various infectious diseases, particularly Salmone
Narrative writing or writing patient safety narratives is an integral part of any clinical study report writing. Before dwelling into its guidelines, let us first understand what it is and what importance it carries in clinical research.
In simple terms, a narrative is a brief summary of the adverse events experienced by the patients during a clinical trial of a drug. It is submitted along with the clinical study report to establish any causal relationship between the events experienced by the
Pancreatic cancer is a deadly disease with too little options of effective treatment so far. But the study conducted at Yale Cancer Centre has identified a gene critical to the growth of pancreatic cancer cells, revealing new options in its field of treatment.
Cancer cells require specific nutrients to survive and divide quickly. This property of cancer cells has been utilized in this study conducted by Narendra Wajapayee, associate professor of pathology, and his team. They searched the sets
Antibiotic resistance is a growing health concern owing to the incorrect use of antibiotics for treatment. The problem can only be counteracted by reliable, quick, and easy methods for determination of bacterial resistance patterns and providing the right antibiotic from the beginning. But the current methods take too long to determine the antibiotic resistance.
Therefore, researchers at Uppsala University have developed a test to rapidly determine the resistance or susceptibility of bacteria
There is nothing more satisfying than seeing your research being published and visible to the outside world. After all, scientific publications connote an ongoing progress in the medical domain, and being its part is everyone’s dream.
Medical publications are the means to let the readers know about the advances in the knowledge of human anatomy, physiology, and medicine. Therefore, the knowledge they provide must be accurate, valid, trustworthy, and clinically useful. In other words, medica