People with an inflammatory bowel disease known as ulcerative colitis have a higher risk of dying from colorectal cancer, despite modern treatment ulcerative colitis and screening for colorectal cancer.
Hikikomori, a condition of extreme social isolation, is more widespread than previously recognized, and it deserves a clear and consistent definition to improve treatment around the globe, reports a new study.
Striking Breakthrough: Scientists have identified a gene that modifies the severity of inherited kidney disease. This could pave the way for more personalized treatments in patients with genetic kidney disease.
Diarrhea accounts for nine percent of all deaths worldwide in kids under five years of age, with most occurring under two years of age. GEMS research helps set path to down child mortality linked to diarrhea.
January, the first month of the year, is observed as the Thyroid Awareness Month. It aims to create awareness about the dangers of thyroid diseases and also highlights the importance of early detection for better treatment outcomes.
Diabetes diagnosis and retinopathy treatment now possible without drawing blood. Newly developed smart photonic contact lens and a wearable medical device can diagnose diabetes and treat diabetic retinopathy effectively.