Category Archives: Medicine

Existing drugs may cut off ‘fuel supply’ to an aggressive brain cancer

One of the most aggressive forms of brain cancer is glioblastoma, which has a low survival rate and is difficult to treat. One type of glioblastoma is mitochondrial brain cancer. This type relies on overactive mitochondria, or the “cellular powerhouses,” to grow and spread. New research in cell cultures has found that this type of […]

Hematopathology

Read Online: Book Description:   The world’s leading reference in hematopathology returns with this completely updated second edition. Authored by international experts in the field, it covers a broad range of hematologic disorders — both benign and malignant — with information on the pathogenesis, clinical and pathologic diagnosis, and treatment for each. Comprehensive in scope, […]

Medical mistrust linked to race/ethnicity and discrimination

Researchers have found links between levels of medical mistrust, race/ethnicity, and people’s perception of discrimination. In a new study involving people from California, researchers found that people’s mistrust of clinicians and healthcare systems correlates with race/ethnicity and perceived discrimination. In the article, which appears in the Annals of Family Medicine, the researchers argue that tackling […]

COVID-19: How do viral vector vaccines work?

Unlike many other vaccines that contain an infectious pathogen or a part of it, viral vector vaccines use a harmless virus to deliver a piece of genetic code to our cells, allowing them to make a pathogen’s protein. This trains our immune system to react to future infections. When we have a bacterial or viral […]

Systemic Sex Therapy

Read Online: Book Description: Systemic Sex Therapy, third edition integrates couple and sex therapy to inform the treatment of sexual problems and to give beginning clinicians the abilities and confidence they need to produce change in their patients’ lives. Grounded in the Intersystem Approach, the book considers the biology, psychology, couple dyad, family-of-origin, and larger […]

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider Handbook 2015-2020

Read Online: Book Description: Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider Handbook by Dr. Karl Disque The Save a Life Initiative has just released its newest course: Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). This manual is based on the 2015-2020 Advanced Cardiac Life Support guidelines published by the American Heart Association. The Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) […]

DIY Homemade Medical Face Mask and a Perfect Hand Sanitizer 2 Books in 1 A Complete Guide On How To Make Your Own Hand Sanitizers

Read Online: Book Description: Here’s a sneak peek of what you’ll find in the books: Step-by-step instructions for sewing several types of face masks A COMPLETE guide to wearing a mask correctly Hand sanitizer formulas approved by the WHO and the FDA Tips on adding aloe vera and essential oils to hand sanitizer Step-by-step hand […]

Clinical Cardiology: Current Practice Guidelines: Updated Edition

Read Online: Book Description: Scrutinized available guidelines/research from both ACC/AHS and ESC on every clinical issue and compiled in a textbook.                      

The Ortho-Perio Patient: Clinical Evidence & Therapeutic Guidelines

Read Online: Book Description: Although most orthodontic curricula provide courses on interdisciplinary orthodontic-periodontic treatment, there are still surprisingly few resources on the topic. Written by leading scholars in the field, this book provides a broad analysis of the topic from both the periodontal and orthodontic perspectives. The authors systematically analyze the scientific and clinical interactions […]

Plague of Corruption: Restoring Faith in the Promise of Science (Children’s Health Defense)

Read Online Book Description…… Dr. Judy Mikovits is a modern-day Rosalind Franklin, a brilliant researcher shaking up the old boys’ club of science with her groundbreaking discoveries. And like many women who have trespassed into the world of men, she uncovered decades-old secrets that many would prefer to stay buried. From her doctoral thesis, which […]