New research links mitochondrial dysfunction to the development of Fuchs’ Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy (FECD)

Researchers at Schepens Eye Research Institute of Massachusetts Eye and Ear have shown a link between mitochondrial dysfunction in corneal […]

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Caught by a hair: Quick, new identification of hair may help crime fighters

Crime fighters could have a new tool at their disposal following promising research by Queen’s professor Diane Beauchemin. Dr. Beauchemin […]

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FDA propose to ban use of tanning beds by under-18s

Regulators in the US are proposing to restrict use of sunlamp products such as indoor tanning beds and booths to […]

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How to Protect Yourself From a Heart Attack – the Most Common Cause of Death

Heart attack signs include chest pain, jaw pain, shoulder or arm pain, and back pain between the shoulders. Would you […]

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Study of inner ear development hints at way to restore hearing and balance

One of the two proteins, Sox4 (magenta), appears at the outer edge of the developing utricle, and occasionally within the […]

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Glaucoma: why are so many of us blind to this sight-stealing disease?

aucoma is a primary cause of vision loss and blindness in the US, affecting around 2.7 million people – a […]

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The health benefits of popular foods

Though the field of medicine continues to advance and branch out in so many ways, nutritionists and health experts continue […]

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