Cardiac stem cell treatment pioneer fabricated 31 studies, Harvard & Brigham conclude

Two prestigious US hospitals have concluded a prominent cardiologist whose research served as the foundation for cardiac stem cell therapy fabricated or falsified data in at least 31 published studies that should now be retracted. Piero Anversa’s research first made waves in 2001, when he published a paper in Nature suggesting that stem cells could […]

Varicose veins treatment: What are varicose veins and how can you get rid of them?

Varicose veins are swollen and enlarged veins that usually occur on the legs and feet. According to the NHS, varicose veins are rarely a serious condition and don’t usually require treatment. However, in some cases varicose veins can cause complications such as bleeding which is difficult to stop, blood clots and chronic venous insufficiency. Chronic […]

How to get rid of scars: Skin expert issues warning over apple cider vinegar as treatment

HOW TO get rid of scars: Whether it’s a fine line or a pitted hole on the skin, scars form part of the body’s healing process after a wound or injury. Many people resort to the internet for a remedy, but online trend apple cider vinegar has been warned against by an expert.

Eczema treatment – ‘natural’ cream could get rid of dry and itchy skin at home

Eczema is a long-term condition that causes the skin to become itchy, red, dry and cracked, according to the NHS. It most often appears in children before their first birthday, but can also be diagnosed in adults for the first time. Eczema symptoms vary from having small patches of dry skin, to large, widespread areas […]

Back pain – the home treatment that you should never underestimate

Back pain is a common condition that usually improves by itself within a few weeks or months, according to the NHS. It could be caused by sleeping in the wrong position, having bad posture, or even by a small injury. There are a number of “overlooked” home treatments for lower back pain that you should […]

2019 Subaru BRZ’s ‘Series.Gray’ Treatment Could Lead to Dozens of New Sales

Outside of the addition of extra horsepower, it doesn’t seem like anything’s capable of turning the Subaru BRZ and its Toyota 86 twin into sales powerhouses. Even the power hypothesis is debatable. Instead, the two rear-drive 2+2s soldier on into 2019 with minor equipment changes, plus the addition of an annoyingly-named Series.Gray variant for the […]

A Pussy Riot activist in critical condition after a suspected poisoning has landed in Berlin for treatment

Associated Press/Martin Meissner Pyotr Verzilov, the Pussy Riot activist who invaded the World Cup pitch in July and is believed to be poisoned, landed in Berlin, Germany, for medical treatment. Speculation has abounded that Verzilov is the next victim of poisoning, following the attack on Sergei Skripal in the United Kingdom. Verzilov’s wife, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, told […]