Improving the delivery of chemotherapy with graphene

A new study published in IOP Publishing’s journal 2D Materials has proposed using graphene as an alternative coating for catheters to improve the delivery of chemotherapy drugs. Source: Improving the delivery of chemotherapy with graphene Our comments This shows that existing materials is being used in new ways all the time, and that is what […]
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Panic Attacks and Panic Disorder

Panic Attacks Definition A sudden surge of overwhelming anxiety and fear. Your heart pounds and you can’t breathe. You feel dizzy and sick to your stomach. You feel endangered and unable to escape in a specific situation. Panic attacks can lead to panic disorder and other problems if left untreated. In many cases, panic attacks […]
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Contact lenses

Contact lenses help diabetes A biochemical engineer from the University of Western Ontario came up with probably one of the most useful inventions for diabetics. Diabetes don’t have to suffer anymore of drawing blood regularly so that they would check there sugar level. Hydrogen contact lenses provide a new and non painful way of checking […]
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Skin Cancer Proving Fatal For Men

A one minute Knowledge Do you know that men are dying from skin cancer than women are?! Despite more women being diagnosed with the illness, the level of female deaths remains below that of men. The British Skin Foundation commented on that issue, that It’s likely  the findings reflect the difference in attitude between the […]
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Diamonds

According to research conducted at Northwestern University, diamonds help heal wounds faster. Amazing right? The phenomenon occurs since nanodiamonds bond effectively with insulin, which is used to treat nasty wounds.The scientist Dean Ho bonded insulin with nanodiamonds to create clusters that release insulin slowly to more targetted areas without being evasive to the patient. The […]
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Aspergers Syndrome Symptoms

Autism spectrum is classified to different disorders as Autism, Asperger syndrome, Childhood disintegrative disorder and Rett syndrome. All these disorders have common symptoms, such as social deficits, communication difficulties, repetitive behaviors and interests and sometimes accompanied by cognitive delays. Asperger syndrome is named after the Austrian pediatrician Hans Asperger, whom studied and described the symptoms […]
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A Treat For A Sign Of Alzheimer

The cruel disease, Alzheimer effects on the brain. It took the name from Alois Alzheimer the German psychiatrist whom first described the disease. One of the first parts in the brain affected by the disease is the part responsible for smelling. The researchers of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, have reached for the […]
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