Strokes happen to someone every five minutes, but there are over a million survivors living in the UK. However many of them will consequently develop dementia.
Stroke symptoms: Third of survivors will develop dementia
A new study by Haukeland University in Norway has found nearly one-quarter of patients with a mechanical heart valve report the valve disturbs their sleep.
Mechanical heart valves disturb sleep
Researchers in the UK are set to test whether the Zika virus can fight difficult-to-treat brain cancer by attacking its cells, potentially opening up new pathways to treat the aggressive disease.
Researchers consider Zika virus for brain cancer treatment
By Sadeq Dehqan & Katayoon Dashti
Digestive Health Week begins
People who undergo surgery to have gastric bands placed around their stomach in hopes of slimming down often need additional operations to move or remove the device, according to a new study.
Gastric bands for obesity often involve multiple operations
Research from the University of Pennsylvania shows that over-prescribing of even small amounts of opioids for minor injuries can increase risk of long-term use.
Small over-prescription of opioids increases risk of abuse
Australian researchers may have found the key to unlocking the mystery of infertility, miscarriage and birth defects in older women over the aged of 37.
Discovery may help unlock infertility in older women
Researchers in the UK are set to test whether the Zika virus can fight difficult-to-treat brain cancer by attacking its cells, potentially opening up new pathways to treat the aggressive disease.
Researchers consider Zika virus for brain cancer treatment

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