Medical News

14 Dec 18'
WARNING: Erectile dysfunction drugs found in e-liquids

WARNING: Erectile dysfunction drugs found in e-liquids

E-cigarettes are often marketed as the 'healthy' alternative to smoking, but consumers cannot always be sure what the e-liquids they're vaping contain. This has been highlighted in a recent FDA warning which cautions vapers to avoid using two specific products that have been found to contain the active ingredients used in the treatment of erectile dysfunction.


07 Dec 18'
First ever live birth after uterine transplant from deceased donor

First ever live birth after uterine transplant from deceased donor

For women born without a uterus, or those who have suffered uterine loss due to a medical condition, the hope of bearing a child of their own has hinged upon a close family or friend willing to be a living uterus donor. Now, a Brazilian team of doctors and researchers has given these women hope by successfully transplanting a uterus of a deceased donor that resulted in the world's first successful live birth after such a procedure.


16 Nov 18'
Could cancer be detected earlier through a blood test?

Could cancer be detected earlier through a blood test?

The early detection of cancer can mean the difference between life and death. A new study has revealed a breakthrough in early stage cancer detection by using a novel approach that combines blood test screening with epigenetics and machine learning. The findings may just change the way we test for cancer in future.