TB Vaccine May Work Against Multiple Sclerosis: Study
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 4, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- A vaccine normally used to thwart the respiratory illness tuberculosis also might help prevent the development of multiple sclerosis, a disease of the central nervous system, a new study suggests.
FDA Renews Warning on HeartStart Defibrillator Failures
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 4, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Hundreds of thousands of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) made by Philips Healthcare might not deliver a needed shock to the heart in an emergency, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said in an updated warning.
Deciphering the DNA of Alzheimer's Patients
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 4, 2013 (HealthDay News) -- Data that details
every gene in the DNA of 410 people with Alzheimer's disease can
now be studied by researchers, the U.S. National Institutes of
Health announced this week.