Medical Headlines

Subscribe to Medical Headlines feed
Latest featured health news - the top stories
Updated: 1 hour 53 min ago

Medical News Today: Cardiac arrest: new studies question clinical practice

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 00:00
The survival of cardiac arrest patients could be hampered by current practices relating to defibrillation and adrenaline administration, according to two new studies in The BMJ.

Medical News Today: Incredible brain-controlling microscope revealed

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 23:00
A microscope that is able to read neural patterns on a cellular level and control behavior with laser-created holograms sounds like science fiction; until recently, it was.

Medical News Today: Global levels of diabetes soar, says biggest ever study

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 23:00
A study involving 500 researchers shows that nearly four times as many adults had diabetes in 2014 than in 1980. At $825 billion a year, the costs could bankrupt health systems.