First in human results show early bird device effective in early detection of internal bleeding

Related video New study results validate the effectiveness of the Saranas™ Early Bird™ Bleed Monitoring System to sense bleeding events during endovascular related procedures by using sensors to detect relative changes in tissue bioimpedance. The study enrolled 60 patients from five sites who underwent an endovascular procedure and detected bleeding in more than half of […]

Early life exposure to nicotine alters neurons, predisposes brain to addiction later

Related video Purkinje neuron illustration. Credit: © Kateryna_Kon / Adobe Stock Purkinje neuron illustration. Credit: © Kateryna_Kon / Adobe Stock Close Neonatal exposure to nicotine alters the reward circuity in the brains of newborn mice, increasing their preference for the drug in later adulthood, report researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine […]

NLM Announces 2019-2020 Associate Fellows

Related video May 21, 2019 The National Library of Medicine (NLM), the world’s largest biomedical library and a component of the National Institutes of Health, is pleased to announce our 2019-2020 class of Associate Fellows. Joyce Backus, Associate Director for Library Operations, said about the incoming Associate Fellows, “We’re excited to welcome the 2019-2020 Associate […]

HIV treatment via community-based clubs can reduce retention of patients in care, study finds

Related video Delivery of antiretroviral HIV treatment via community-based clubs can reduce retention of patients in care, according to a new research study published in the open-access journal PLOS Medicine by Colleen Hanrahan of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland and colleagues. Credit: London, Flickr Despite advances in preventing and treating […]

Health Tip: Effects of Too Much Protein

Related video All News Consumer Pro New Drugs Pipeline Clinical Trials FDA Alerts More — In recent years, high-protein diets have surged in popularity. Though protein is essential for life, too much protein can be a problem, says Harvard Medical School. Getting too much protein is associated with: High cholesterol. Increased cancer risk. Kidney disease […]