Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease is a serious disease that is still a mystery to scientists and doctors. Methods of guaranteed diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease are unknown. That is why research is constantly being conducted in this direction. According to… Read more

3D heart

Transesophageal echocardiography is a method of ultrasound examination of the heart, in which the sensor is located not on the surface of the patient’s chest, but in the esophagus. Because the esophagus is behind the heart, the ultrasound beam does… Read more

July 28 – World Hepatitis Day

Hepatitis has been known since ancient times. The existence of jaundice and their mass distribution was well known in antiquity. In the 5th century BC e. Hippocrates wrote about a contagious form of jaundice. In the XVII-XIX centuries. during numerous… Read more

New strain of polio virus resistant to vaccine

Poliomyelitis is an acute infectious disease that affects the nervous system and can lead to general paralysis, respiratory arrest and death in a matter of hours. Most of the virus affects children aged five to six years. Over the past… Read more

Test instead of biopsy

Perhaps in the near future, instead of an unpleasant biopsy procedure, patients will have to take only a small test. Scientists from the American Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla have demonstrated new technologies that serve to detect cancer. A… Read more

Fetal DNA can be found in the mother’s blood

Scientists at the Stanford University School of Medicine (USA) have found a way to most safely identify, and on the basis of this, then treat, various diseases of the fetus while still in the womb. For the first time, they… Read more