NIH Director Talked about President Obama’s ‘Precision Medicine’ Program at the Future of Genomic Medicine Conference

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In a meeting at the Future of Genomic Medicine conference in La Jolla, California not long from now, director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Francis S. Collins, said that in President Barack Obama’s $215 million ‘precision medicine’ program, one of the most punctual assignments will be to figure out how to gather information […]

Six Million Dollar Man’s “Bionic Eyes” are Now Available for People Suffering from Retinitis Pigmentosa,

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Seeing your wife for the first time after getting married to her for almost ten years must be a very wonderful feeling. This is what happened to Michigan man Allen Zderad, 68. He saw his wife Carmen after a bionic eye was embedded in his right eye, thanks to a new technology developed by the […]

Study Reveals Rise In The Incidence Of Breast Cancer In Patients With Atypical Hyperplasia

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Breast cancer is perhaps the singular most feared cancer among women. In 2014, more than 2.8 million women had developed breast cancer. Although, chances of developing breast cancer increase exponentially if a first degree relative has it, almost 85% of the women who do develop the disease get it because of the mutations, which develop […]

Minnesota Department of Health: “This Year’s Flu Season Has Been Proven Fatal to Kids.”

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  The Center for Disease Control and Prevention or CDC has confirmed three deaths so far due to flu infection. The three victims were all children, according to the press release. Minnesota health officials made an announcement that there are seven children undergoing treatment at the ICU of St. Paul’s Children Hospital. The Flu season […]