According to a new study, the researcher found a connection between the BMI of one spouse and the other spouse's risk of developing type 2 diabetes. It can be a good idea to bring your spouse to a GP medical examination if you are obese. They have discovered that you can predict a person's risk of developing type 2 diabetes based on his or her partner's BMI. This means that whether a person has a heightened risk or not on the basis of the partner's BMI. The study was published in the scientific journal Diabetologia.
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According to a study, researcher improves the imaging and detection of melanoma using virtual biopsies, as the most deadly form of skin cancer, and the fifth most common cancer in the United States. A Researcher developed a virtual biopsy tool that could give physicians a view into the cellular structure of the skin, allowing them to perform molecular analyses to guide patient care without having to cut away living tissue. Researcher idea could represent a breakthrough in noninvasive in vivo imaging of melanin, the skin pigment that's made by cells called melanocytes, which can become cancerous.
Recovery after severe spinal cord injury is notoriously fraught, with permanent paralysis often the result. In recent years, researchers have increasingly turned to stem cell-based therapies as a potential method for repairing and replacing damaged nerve cells
Academics have created a new virtual reality tool which allows medical students to replicate eye examinations and learn first-hand how to diagnose hard-to-spot conditions which may otherwise go unnoticed.
While household air pollution from solid fuel stoves has previously been associated with child mortality, this is the first study to investigate the association between household air pollution and lung development beginning in utero and to identify the most harmful times during pregnancy for exposure to this pollution
According to the study, poor sleep quality was linked with less physical activity in an Arthritis Care & Research analysis of individuals with or at risk for knee osteoarthritis
Research published in the journal Clinical Science suggests that an immune signaling protein called interleukin (IL)-26 is increased among chronic smokers with lung disease and this involvement reveals disease mechanisms of interest for developing a more effective therapy for these hard-to-treat patients
The researchers conducted a study to evaluate the overall diagnostic performance of 18F-FDG-PET/CT for malignant pulmonary nodules
Children who underwent cardiac surgery were less likely to develop acute kidney injury (AKI) if they had been treated with acetaminophen in the first 48 hours after their procedures, according to a Vanderbilt study just published in JAMA Pediatrics
In a Journal of Bone and Mineral Research study that followed 186 children with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) for 6 years after initiation of chemotherapy, approximately 1 in 5 children experienced a non-vertebral fracture and 1 in 3 had a new vertebral fracture
New research from La Trobe University has raised concern about the number of Victorian women suffering potentially dangerous levels of blood loss after childbirth