Research suggests that the vessels – which were only recently identified by the same UVA lab – carry a mysterious message from the brain that causes MS. more >
Meghan Lewis, who says her life’s calling is preventing the debilitating consequences of severe burns, used more than a month of her vacation to volunteer in a part of the world where children often fall into floor-level cooking fires. more >
A nursing professor is investigating whether helping patients with mild cognitive decline could benefit from a better night’s sleep. more >
A single dose of baloxavir marboxil can significantly shorten the duration of the illness in teens and adults, according to a new study. more >
Researchers are developing an innovative, battery-less sensor system that could be placed in the trachea of asthma patents to provide early warning of an attack. more >
Dr. Robert E. O’Connor and colleagues synthesized a quarter-century’s worth of research into mild traumatic brain injury in children to give health care providers consistent guidance for diagnosis and treatment. more >
The innovative approach may also destroy breast, prostate and other solid cancers, researchers say. more >
The new lab technique may help provide long-sought answers about the brain and neurological conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease, schizophrenia and depression. more >