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Daniel Tomas
Tehnology Writer

HEALTH / The daily deal : a neck massager at an unbeatable price
As of this week, helpmeoutDOC has begun offering a series of massively discounted health items for sale. Today it is time to introduce our readers…
July 28, 2016 | 0 comments

Gabriel Rosoga
Medical and Health Writer

BEAUTY & SKIN CARE / Bee venom serums work miracles on skin
Bee venom, when used in small dosis, proves to be a very effective natural medicine, with extremely beneficial impact on the human organism, with particular…
September 8, 2016 | 1 comment

Ion Gireada
Science Writer

HEALTH / Reasons why your brain hears a ringing
Brain activity in people affected by tinnitus is very different from what happens when sound is detected in brains of healthy people, new research uncovered.…
April 27, 2015 | 0 comments

Ionut Popescu
Health and lifestyle writer

HEALTH / Brits oblivious to obesity leading to cancer
British population largely unware of link between obesity and cancer, finds new survey conducted by the organization Cancer Research UK. According to the survey, 75%…
September 9, 2016 | 0 comments

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HIV self-test kit available on the market


28 Apr, 2015 | by Daniel Tomas | 0 comments
First legally-approved HIV self-test kit went on sale in Britain this week, with the promise of 99.7 percent accuracy in just 15 minutes. BioSure HIV Self Test is hoped to help identify an estimated 26,000 people in Britain who may not know they have HIV. "Knowing your HIV status is…

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Reasons why your brain hears a ringing


27 Apr, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
Brain activity in people affected by tinnitus is very different from what happens when sound is detected in brains of healthy people, new research uncovered. Tinnitus is a condition in which patients experience a ringing sound that doesn’t really exist, and by understanding its mechanisms scientists may improve the lives…

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New asthma treatment promises cure within five years


23 Apr, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
Promising a cure for asthma within five years, researchers have found that a protein is at the root of the condition. The findings also indicate that a drug that was originally designed to treat bone disease osteoporosis could lead to a new therapy for asthma. Researchers found protein called calcium-sensing…

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Novel effective treatment effectively fights against Ebola virus strain


23 Apr, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
A post-exposure to Ebola treatment demonstrating highly effective capabilities is now available against a specific strain of the virus that killed thousands of people in West Africa, researchers announced. This is the very first effective treatment against the new Makona outbreak of Ebona in animals that were infected with the…

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Vaccines against measles have no impact on autism


22 Apr, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
There is no link between autism and the vaccine against measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) even among high risk children, another study confirms. The study is based on samples from 95,000 young people who had older siblings, with some of the elder children had autism while some did not. With…

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Coffee drinkers smile more as coffee fights effectively against breast cancer


22 Apr, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
People who love coffee may have an additional reason to savor it further, as coffee has been confirmed as a good fighter against breast cancer, new study found. In previous studies, coffee demonstrated its ability to protect against breast cancer, but the latest study at by Lund University confirmed that…

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Pancreatic cancer cells reverted to normal state


21 Apr, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
Pancreatic cancer cells have been restored to their original state by introducing a protein, thus offering a potential novel approach to treat this lethal disease. If Apple founder Steve Jobs was alive today, he would have rushed to the latest discovery of scientists to restore pancreatic cancer cells to their…

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New pacer procedure helps Canadian man breathe easier


21 Apr, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
A surgical procedure will insert a pacing device in a man’s diaphragm, allowing him to breathe without the help of a ventilator. Charles Nixdorff is a quadriplegic after an injury when he fell down the stairs and struck his head while trying to move a chair. The Fanning Centre, Calgary…

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New device early warning of pre-eclampsia in pregnant women


21 Apr, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
Very soon, pregnant women could find out what is their risk of developing dangerously high blood pressure that could affect their unborn babies. Australian researchers have developed a high-tech heart monitor that can detect pre-eclampsia in pregnant women as early as five weeks into their pregnancy. This condition, with life-threatening…

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Infants feel pain as sharply as adults


21 Apr, 2015 | by Ion Gireada | 0 comments
Small babies not only feel pain, but have a lower pain threshold than adults, new study found. The new discovery overturns current consensus in medical community holding that babies have such a small brain that it is not developed enough to feel pain. Based on this premise, newborns go without…