Every year, malaria kills hundreds of thousands of people. Africa hosts the greatest amount of victims, and it is estimated that the disease burdens the continent with $12 billion of financial losses every year owing to the disease’s negative effects on labor capacity, associated healthcare costs…




   Women are generally more sensitive to physical pain than men. This has been known for ages, but it has never been actually understood why this is the case. Now, scientists at Georgia State University have discovered new evidence about the neurological differences between female and male brains,…


   Medically unexplained physical symptoms cause non-stop head scratching to medical professionals. And fibromyalgia is a classic example. The condition is characterized by chronic sensations of musculoskeletal pain throughout the body and a heightened sensitivity to pressure. It exhibits a somewhat…


   Mental ailments are among the most difficult to manage, primarily because medical experts have almost no understanding of the factors that cause them to manifest. Schizophrenia is one of such ailments.

   Because an understanding of the causes of this disease can change treatment options…


   Collaborating with the bioengineering company BioDan Group, scientists from a Spanish university (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid), hospital (Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marafion) and research institution (ClEMAT, Centro de lnvestigaciones Energeticas, Medioambientales y Tecnologicas)…