WHO Says a Billion At Risk of Hearing Loss

March 6th, 2015 | by

The World Health Organization stated in a report that about 1.1 billion teenagers and other young adults are at risk of suffering from hearing loss. This is primarily due to the use of personal audio items and from smartphones. The WHO study says that a…

Bunavail Is Available For Those With Drug Addiction Problems

February 28th, 2015 | by

BioDelivery Sciences is currently offering a new drug that has been approved by the FDA for the treatment of opioid dependency. This new drug is called Bunavail and it is to be used for the treatment of such a dependency when combined with drug counseling…

Crohn’s, Colitis May Be Triggered By Food Additives

February 25th, 2015 | by

Researchers at Georgia State University have published a study in the Nature journal stating that colitis, Crohn’s and many other inflammatory bowl diseases may be triggered by various food additives. These include emulsifiers that are typically designed to extend the shelf lives of foods for…

Gerbils From Asia Might Have Caused Black Plague, Not Rats

February 24th, 2015 | by

It has long been assumed that the Black Plague an event in the mid-fourteenth century that caused by bubonic plague to spread around Europe and kill millions, had been caused by a disease that lived in rats at the time. However, some studies that were…