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  • trending global and local healthcare news; 
  • news about scientific breakthroughs; 
  • calendar of important medical and pharma events;
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ESC Guidelines on cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronisation therapy launched
ESC Guidelines on cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronisation therapy launched

 The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Guidelines on cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronisat...

More than half of Indian adults have had first COVID-19 jab
More than half of Indian adults have had first COVID-19 jab

More than half of India's eligible population - some 473 million people - have received at least ...

Publications

ESC Guidelines on cardiac pacing and cardiac resynchronisation therapy launched
ESC Guidelines on cardiac pacing and cardiac resynch...
Publication
More than half of Indian adults have had first COVID-19 jab
More than half of Indian adults have had first COVID...
Publication
How to treat keratosis pilaris at home
How to treat keratosis pilaris at home

Tips from board-certified dermatologists to help clear tiny, rough-feeling bumps on the arms and ...

Stanford study ties milder COVID-19 symptoms to prior run-ins with other coronaviruses
Stanford study ties milder COVID-19 symptoms to prior run-ins with other coronaviruses

In COVID-19 patients whose symptoms were mild, Stanford researchers found that they were more lik...

Events

INDIA FERTILITY SHOW – 2019
INDIA FERTILITY SHOW – 2019
Event
24TH ANNUAL ISAR CONFERENCE 2019
24TH ANNUAL ISAR CONFERENCE 2019
Event
NIGHT SHIFT WORK IS LINKED TO INCREASED RISK OF HEART PROBLEMS
NIGHT SHIFT WORK IS LINKED TO INCREASED RISK OF HEART PROBLEMS

People who work night shifts are at increased risk of developing an irregular and often abnormall...

FDA AUTHORIZES ADDITIONAL VACCINE DOSE FOR CERTAIN IMMUNOCOMPROMISED INDIVIDUALS
FDA AUTHORIZES ADDITIONAL VACCINE DOSE FOR CERTAIN IMMUNOCOMPROMISED INDIVIDUALS

The US Food and Drug Administration authorized an additional Covid-19 vaccine dose for certain im...

Lambda, a coronavirus variant  “of interest”
Lambda, a coronavirus variant “of interest”

The Lambda variant was first identified in Peru in December.   The World Health Organization desi...

EARLY SIGNS COVID-19 VACCINES MAY NOT STOP DELTA TRANSMISSION
EARLY SIGNS COVID-19 VACCINES MAY NOT STOP DELTA TRANSMISSION

There are early signs that people who have been vaccinated against COVID-19 may be able to transm...

WOMEN MUST BE EQUALLY REPRESENTED IN HEART DISEASE RESEARCH
WOMEN MUST BE EQUALLY REPRESENTED IN HEART DISEASE RESEARCH

Women must be equally represented in heart disease research to ensure that treatment recommendati...

Rates of SARS-CoV-2 transmission and vaccination impact the fate of vaccine-resistant strains
Rates of SARS-CoV-2 transmission and vaccination impact the fate of vaccine-resistant strains

Vaccination alone won't stop the rise of new variants. In fact it could push the evolution of str...

CDC: DELTA VARIANT APPEARS TO SPREAD AS EASILY AS CHICKENPOX
CDC: DELTA VARIANT APPEARS TO SPREAD AS EASILY AS CHICKENPOX

The Delta coronavirus variant in the US appears to cause more severe illness and spread as easily...

WOMEN’S HEART HEALTH IS STRONGLY RELATED TO PREGNANCY OUTCOMES
WOMEN’S HEART HEALTH IS STRONGLY RELATED TO PREGNANCY OUTCOMES

A study of more than 18 million pregnancies has shown a strong and graded relationship between wo...

COVID-19 SYMPTOMS LINGER FOR MONTHS IN MAJORITY OF HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS, STANFORD STUDY FINDS
COVID-19 SYMPTOMS LINGER FOR MONTHS IN MAJORITY OF HOSPITALIZED PATIENTS, STANFORD STUDY FINDS

More than 70% of COVID-19 patients in studies — most of whom were hospitalized — reported 84 diff...

FDA ADDS A WARNING TO COVID-19 VACCINES ABOUT RISK OF HEART INFLAMMATION
FDA ADDS A WARNING TO COVID-19 VACCINES ABOUT RISK OF HEART INFLAMMATION

The US Food and Drug Administration added a warning about the risk of myocarditis and pericarditi...

If it can happen to a professional athlete, it can happen to anyone
If it can happen to a professional athlete, it can happen to anyone

It was a chilling sight for anyone who saw it,” said Professor Stephan Achenbach, president of t...

ESC Congress 2021 – Highlights from the Scientific Programme
ESC Congress 2021 – Highlights from the Scientific Programme

The Digital Experience: 27 to 30 August 2021   ESC Congress – the world’s largest gathering of ca...

Heart attacks in young adults more deadly in those with systemic inflammatory disease
Heart attacks in young adults more deadly in those with systemic inflammatory disease

Heart attacks in young adults are twice as likely to be fatal in those with inflammatory conditio...

Truth telling about therapeutic aims of cancer treatment to patients - Video
Truth telling about therapeutic aims of cancer treatment to patients - Video

A CredoWeb interview with Prof. Dame Lesley Fallowfield, Psychologist & Professor of Psycho Oncol...

Modern heart valve diagnostics and therapy (VIDEO)
Modern heart valve diagnostics and therapy (VIDEO)

An interview with Hon.-Prof. Dr. Katherina Kiss, specialist in internal medicine and cardiology a...

The most important facts about prenatal diagnostics
The most important facts about prenatal diagnostics

What is prenatal diagnosis?   Prenatal diagnostics (PND) is a branch of medicine that has develop...

Hereditary breast cancer partly preventable by medication
Hereditary breast cancer partly preventable by medication

The biotech osteoporosis drug Denosumab could partially prevent familial breast cancer. An invest...

Insulin resistance is not responsible for gynecologic cancers
Insulin resistance is not responsible for gynecologic cancers

New findings of the Medical University of Innsbruck show that insulin resistance - contrary to th...

Ovarian cancer: no sure methods of early detection
Ovarian cancer: no sure methods of early detection

Ovarian cancer is a "silent disease", which is usually diagnosed only at an advanced stage. This ...

Every seventh baby underweight at birth
Every seventh baby underweight at birth

Every seventh baby worldwide is too light at birth. More than 20 million newborns were born in 20...

Study confirms: HPV virus impairs male fertility
Study confirms: HPV virus impairs male fertility

Human papillomavirus, HPV for short, is known to cause cervical cancer, genital warts and other c...

No increased risk of cancer for babies conceived through artificial insemination
No increased risk of cancer for babies conceived through artificial insemination

Results of previous studies refuted   According to a study, artificial insemination does not incr...

The Path to the Desired Child: Artificial Insemination - IVF and ICSI
The Path to the Desired Child: Artificial Insemination - IVF and ICSI

CredoWeb interview with Dr. Ing. Julian Marschalek, Specialist in Gynecology & Obstetrics and Dep...

Premature menopause increases the risk of bladder cancer among smokers
Premature menopause increases the risk of bladder cancer among smokers

Premature menopause increases the risk of bladder cancer among smokers according to an interdisci...

Plaque defects are a critical factor in prenatal development
Plaque defects are a critical factor in prenatal development

Scientists from the Babraham, Sanger and Francis Crick Institutes, as well as the Universities of...

Depression endangers in vitro fertilization
Depression endangers in vitro fertilization

It's not selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) but depression and anxiety disorders tha...