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Hormones are secreted by the endocrine system into the body and adjust the functioning of all organ systems in the body. Testosterone and Estrogen are male/female specific, while others such as adre...
Research has not found any adverse effects from consuming vitamin E in food. However, high doses of alpha-tocopherol supplements can cause hemorrhage and interrupt blood coagulation in animals, and ...
Like clockwork, one sees periodic articles lamenting the decline of the classic autopsy like this one from the op-ed page of the New York Times (see: Bring Back the Autopsy). The usual argument cited ...
More than 1,500 people have developed Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) since 2012, with over 500 fatalities. Recently, an article was published in The American Journal of Pa...
Young male gamers who strongly identify with male characters in sexist, violent video games show less empathy than others toward female violence victims, a new study found.
Prince's autopsy, particularly the toxicology report, may clarify whether
Dr Lundberg lists 11 reasons why autopsy is a good idea in general and specifically in the case of Justice Scalia's death. Medscape Internal Medicine
Ebola and now Zika are two viruses that have monopolized headlines for two years. But the Middle East respiratory syndrome is a potentially deadly contagion also on the radar of health officials world...
Male breast cancer (Male BC) has important biological differences that distinguish it from female breast cancer, but to date these have been little studied and Male BC patients have been excluded from...
With the Supreme Court in the balance, every aspect of the unexpected demise of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has received intense scrutiny, from the cause of his recent death to the polit...
Autopsies are used for healthcare quality control and improving medical knowledge. Because autopsy rates are declining worldwide, various non-invasive or minimally invasive autopsy methods are now bei...
The aim of the study was to describe the process of designing and producing a video to promote HIV testing in Peruvian men who have sex with men (MSM). The process involved the following steps: identi...
Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery is advantageous over traditional surgical practices, because of a faster postoperative recovery period, less pain, and a shorter hospital length of stay. There is ...