Researchers are trying to develop immunotherapies as a more effective means of treating breast cancer. See what obstacles they have to overcome here.
Since 2001, the American Chronic Pain Association has claimed September as Pain Awareness Month. Members of ACPA have worked tirelessly to raise awareness of pain and pain management. Now, their efforts are yielding results. This year, the California Senate recognized September as Pain Awareness Month. In approving this measure, the California Senate asks all Californians […]
Learn about the latest research found on pancreatic cancer as well as symptoms and diagnosis methods.
Autoimmune diseases are the result of the body’s immune system attacking itself by mistake. This abnormal immune response causes over 80 different types of autoimmune diseases and can affect any part of the body. It is often characterized by inflammation in one or multiple areas. Doctors and researchers don’t know the cause of many autoimmune […]
What is a Private Duty Nurse? In the world of healthcare, there are a ton of different professionals and it is easy to get confused. Many can offer skilled nursing care, but what separates a private nurse from any other nurse? Private duty nursing is a specialized field of nursing that involves providing one-on-one care […]
Intravenous fluid (IV) saline solutions are incredibly common in healthcare. But, what exactly is it used for? IV therapy is a powerful treatment because it can accomplish many things. Some folks may use it to recover energy levels from a triathlon, some may choose IV therapy for migraine relief, and others may use it to […]