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Parkinson’s disease ‘may start in gut’

Parkinson’s disease ‘may start in gut’

Image copyright Thinkstock Image caption One of the main symptoms of Parkinson’s is an uncontrolled tremor Scientists in California say they have transformed understanding of Parkinson’s disease. Their animal experiments,…

Ebola virus burial teams ‘saved thousands of lives’

Ebola virus burial teams ‘saved thousands of lives’

Image copyright Mark Georgiou Image caption The bodies of Ebola victims were particularly toxic They were ordinary people doing an extraordinary job in extremely dangerous times. Now new research suggests…

Measuring muscle gap ‘helps players back on their feet’

Measuring muscle gap ‘helps players back on their feet’

Image copyright Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Image caption Footballers often sustain muscle injuries and can be out for months A new way of measuring the severity of muscle injuries could help…

Parkinson’s disease ‘may start in gut’

Parkinson’s disease ‘may start in gut’

Image copyright Thinkstock Image caption One of the main symptoms of Parkinson’s is an uncontrolled tremor Scientists in California say they have transformed understanding of Parkinson’s disease. Their animal experiments,…

Measuring muscle gap ‘helps players back on their feet’

Measuring muscle gap ‘helps players back on their feet’

Image copyright Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Image caption Footballers often sustain muscle injuries and can be out for months A new way of measuring the severity of muscle injuries could help…

Parkinson’s disease ‘may start in gut’

Parkinson’s disease ‘may start in gut’

Image copyright Thinkstock Image caption One of the main symptoms of Parkinson’s is an uncontrolled tremor Scientists in California say they have transformed understanding of Parkinson’s disease. Their animal experiments,…

Measuring muscle gap ‘helps players back on their feet’

Measuring muscle gap ‘helps players back on their feet’

Image copyright Shaun Botterill/Getty Images Image caption Footballers often sustain muscle injuries and can be out for months A new way of measuring the severity of muscle injuries could help…

Parkinson’s disease ‘may start in gut’

Parkinson’s disease ‘may start in gut’

Image copyright Thinkstock Image caption One of the main symptoms of Parkinson’s is an uncontrolled tremor Scientists in California say they have transformed understanding of Parkinson’s disease. Their animal experiments,…

Cardiologist: Breast implants skew heart attack test

Cardiologist: Breast implants skew heart attack test

Image copyright fstop123/Getty Breast implants make it trickier to run tests that can help spot a possible heart attack, a cardiologist has said. Dr Sok-Sithikun Bun, from Monaco, did a…

Cholesterol-lowering jab to help prevent heart disease

Cholesterol-lowering jab to help prevent heart disease

Image copyright BlackJack3D/Getty Human trials of a cholesterol-lowering vaccine to help prevent heart disease are under way after successful studies in mice. Researchers at the Medical University of Vienna are…