Goodbye hip replacements… hello grow-your-own bones
By News on the Net --Medical News
A pioneering stem cell treatment could avoid thousands of hip replacements – by helping patients ‘regrow’ damaged bone.Beer compound could help fend off Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases
By American Chemical Society --Medical News
The health-promoting perks of wine have attracted the spotlight recently, leaving beer in the shadows. But scientists are discovering new ways in which the latter could be a more healthful beverage than once thought. They’re now reporting in ACS’ Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry that a compound from hops could protect brain cells from damage — and potentially slow the development of disorders such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases.World’s smallest, cheapest patch pump for diabetics
By Guest Column --Medical News
The patch pumps worn by many people with diabetes are a game-changer in managing the daily infusions of insulin needed to control their chronic condition.