The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has permitted the marketing of the Brainsway Deep Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation System for treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD).
30 August 2018
29 August 2018
Life-long exposure to a combination of risk factors such as poor diet, obesity, smoking, and alcohol consumption can eventually lead to life threatening cardiovascular (CV) events, such as heart attack...
28 August 2018
Despite the widespread availability of safe and affordable vaccines, measles continues to be one of the leading causes of death among young children.
30 July 2018
When an obese patient with type two diabetes underwent treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) using deep brain stimulation (DBS), a surprising side effect was discovered.
29 June 2018
Diabetes is one of the most pressing health concerns globally, with GlobalData estimating more than 185 million diagnosed prevalent cases of type 1 and type 2 diabetes around the world...
28 June 2018
CustomFlex, by HumanOptics AG, is the first stand-alone prosthetic iris in the US, following its approval by the FDA.
27 June 2018
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a complex and poorly understood disorder that ultimately leads to neurodegeneration in patients afflicted with the disease.
21 June 2018
Millions of people worldwide suffer from diseases that lead to paralysis. Research in neural prosthetic devices has substantially grown over the past few years to combat this condition.
19 June 2018
Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common cancer occurring in men and the second most common cancer in women. In addition to inflicting devastating personal costs on patients, CRC...
15 June 2018
Pancreatic cancer is one of the most fatal cancers in the world, and its incidence and mortality rates are highest in developed countries.