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Nepal's health sector has many problems, including the shortage of doctors, diagnostic equipment and facilities, and medicine, which most people know about.
According to a local expert, the terrorist group ISIS is a rag-tag bunch of fanatical fighters who have access to millions of dollars.
As the flesh-eating Ebola virus ravages West Africa, two American health workers who contracted the disease in Liberia were airlifted back to the United States to be treated with an experimental drug.
Researchers found the scanners could be duped simply by placing a weapon off to the side of the body or encasing it under a plastic shield.
An interventional measure that some hospitals have put in place to combat the rise of drug-resistant "superbugs" is actually causing more of them to emerge, suggests a new study published in the journal Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology .
On Thursday, Martha N. Hill, dean emerita of Johns Hopkins University and professor of nursing, medicine and public health expounded on this salience at Chautauqua Institution's latest lecture series - "Health Care: From Bench to Bedside."
Using pigs as part of training for future doctors is unnecessary and unethical, according to a nonprofit health and animal rights group that staged a protest Thursday of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, one of four around the nation that still uses animals in training.
Researchers have discovered that three commonly used nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs, alter the activity of enzymes within cell membranes.
Ashley Cook-Plymouth remembers using her family's shed as a fantasy schoolhouse when she was a child in northern Virginia.
A team of researchers from the University of California, San Diego, the University of Michigan, and Johns Hopkins University have discovered several security vulnerabilities in full-body backscatter X-ray scanners deployed to U.S. airports between 2009 and 2013.
Memories Of Errors Foster Faster Learning Using a deceptively simple set of experiments, researchers at Johns Hopkins have learned why people learn an identical or similar task faster the second, third and subsequent time around.
From the Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD ; the Department of Oncology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD ; and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Arlington .
From the Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology , University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Baltimore, MD ; and School of Public Health, Human Genetics Center, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston .
I'm taking the death of Dr. Adadevoh very badly, but this is a scrap of consolation.
Sequencing facility assistant director and Ph.D. candidate Elmer Guzman stands with co-author Matthew Lalli in front of the RNA sequencer used in the study.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 12:49 am
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