High-fructose corn syrup advances cancer growth

Growing volume of empirical evidence suggests a strong link between consuming sugary drinks, obesity and increased risk of colorectal cancer. Now researchers at Baylor...

New drug to fight ‘superbugs’

Recent increase in the number of bacteria termed ‘superbugs’ that are capable of resisting multiple antibiotic drugs, is causing serious worry to health authorities...

Use of ‘spin’ in medical papers harmful

Newspapers and other online media competing for views and clicks often use exaggerated headlines and sometimes ‘fake’ news to lure readers. While these ‘false’...

Kuwait MoH keen on providing state-of-art equipment to treat skin disease

Kuwait Ministry of Health (MoH) is keen on providing latest medical equipment and techniques for treatment of skin diseases, a ministry official said Tuesday. Dr....

MoH official affirms 99.9% accuracy in AIDS checkup clinic

A senior official at the Ministry of Health affirmed Wednesday that a new clinic for AIDS gives out results with 99.9 percent accuracy. In...

Prescription vegetables could be the future of healthcare

According to the latest projections, healthcare spending by governments and individuals will continue to grow given rising healthcare costs and aging populations around the...

Cheap sunglasses offer no protection, just risk to eyes

Slick and cheap sunglasses that are available for a couple of dinars or less at stores around the country may end up costing your...

Itching, scratching, scratch, itch, repeat

It has affected all of us at some time or other. We feel an itch that triggers scratching, but the scratching only makes the...

Detecting cancer from a drop of blood

  An innovative tool may be able to detect cancer easily and quickly from a minuscule amount of blood. Researchers at the University of Kansas in...

Smelling with your tongue

A new study suggests that besides tasting, the human tongue may be able to smell its environment. Many animals already taste and smell their...

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