Study: Drug to treat bleeding may reduce stroke deaths

May 16 (UPI) -- A drug used to treat blood loss from major trauma and bleeding after childbirth might benefit stroke victims who are bleeding on the brain,...

Study: Calls to poison centers in child ADHD drug cases up 64 percent

May 21 (UPI) -- Child exposure to ADHD drugs is increasing in the United States -- marked by a jump of more than 60 percent over a 14-year...

AI detects stroke, dementia from brain scans

May 16 (UPI) -- Artificial intelligence has been used to detect the most common causes of dementia and stroke -- small vessel damage, according to a study. Scientists at...

New melanoma staging guidelines to improve consistency, accuracy of diagnoses

May 18 (UPI) -- Researchers with the American Joint Committee on Cancer have updated the guidelines for determining the severity of individual cases of a type of serious...

Pakistan exchange student, 2 substitute teachers among shooting victims

May 19 (UPI) -- A Pakistan exchange student and two substitute teachers were among the 10 confirmed fatalities in the mass shooting at a Texas high school. The suspected...

FDA approves first non-opioid withdrawal treatment

May 17 (UPI) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it's approved for the first time a non-opioid drug for treatment of opioid withdrawal. The FDA said the...

Clinical trial to offer free 3D-printed prosthetic arms to children

May 16 (UPI) -- For the first time, children will be fitted with 3D-printed bionic arms produced as part of a clinical trial. Oregon Health & Science University is...

Wide variation found in heart-related death rate at VA hospitals: Study

May 16 (UPI) -- Death rates for veterans with heart disease and chronic heart failure varied widely in the Veterans Affairs healthcare system in an analysis of medical...

Study links rheumatoid arthritis, Huntington’s disease

May 15 (UPI) -- Researchers have found a genetic link between rheumatoid arthritis and Huntington's disease, which shows promise of new therapeutic targets and drugs for both conditions. Researchers...

Gene therapy prevents heart arrhythmia in test with mice

May 9 (UPI) -- A simple single gene-editing approach may help to prevent heart arrhythmia -- an abnormal heartbeat -- in mice and offers promise for humans to...

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