By: Janet Grischy
Vaccines have saved many lives, and will save many more. The benefits of preventing disease rather than treating it are immense and obvious. Medical scientists are working on increasing the scope of disease prevention, by working on new vaccines against many diseases. Cancer Some of...
Does the way animals are killed cause illness in humans?
By: James Johnson
Does the way an animals are killed cause illness to humans? It certainly can, both a psychological illness and physical illness with even death! The real question should be how can the way an animal is killed cause illness in humans and are there ways...
By: Gabe
Altered states of consciousness are experienced all the time. Right now as you are reading this article you are experiencing a state of consciousness that will undoubtedly change the minute your attention moves elsewhere. It's also true that everything we do to our body such...
Stem Cell Research
By: Danielle Dusold
To simply answer the question, yes, political setbacks will destroy the medical research efforts in stem cell research. So much of what we do as a society is driven by politics, and right now, we have an opportunity to utilize cells that could save the...
The Soviet-German syphilis expedition to Buriat Mongolia, 1928
By: Lian Slayford-Wei
The Soviet-German Syphilis Expedition to Buriat Mongolia in 1928 In 1928, a team consisting of eight German and eight Soviet medical researchers departed for Kul'skoe in a remote part of the Buriat-Mongolian Autonomous Republic of the USSR. Their goal was to examine endemic syphilis and...
By: Barbara Kasey Smith
How brain scans work... *Have you ever had a brain scan? Have you ever had a brain scan? Did they ever explain how the brain scan they were using worked? Doctors order brain scans all the time but "no-one" ever explains to the patient how...
How brain scans work
By: Arlene Miles
Brain scans are imaging tests of the head that are used to diagnose possible injury or disease. The most common rain scan technologies are computed axial tomography (CAT), position emission tomography (PET), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), Functional MRI (fMRI), Electroencephalography (EEG), and Magnetoencephalography (MEG). Brain...
By: Yudha Aditya
How can we study human mental and psychology phenomena? For researchers, knowing the human brain activity is essential, since the brain works as the major control of mankind. Brain imaging or brain scanning, widely known as the “brain scan”, is a product of modern...
The role of biomolecules in maintaining homeostasis
By: Tarek Musslimani
Our body is in a constant need for energy in order to maintain homeostasis, or to keep a constant internal environment inside our body. This homeostasis must be done through the constant supply of energy in the form of ATP and GTP which are produced...
By: Tarek Musslimani
Liver physiology centers mainly around metabolism of important biomolecules in the body such as glucose, in addition to metabolism of medications and drugs that are administered for therapeutic purposes and which are detoxified in the liver there are certain types of liver cells such as...

 

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