Archive: 08/12/2010

Improving pre-eclampsia care with the web

Problems related to pregnancy claim the lives of hundreds of thousands of women every year. Almost all of these deaths are in developing countries – the countries least able to provide effective medical care.

dateDec 08, 2010 in Health
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A swarm of ancient stars

( -- We know of about 150 of the rich collections of old stars called globular clusters that orbit our galaxy, the Milky Way. This sharp new image of Messier 107, captured by the Wide Field Imager on the 2.2-metre ...

dateDec 08, 2010 in Astronomy
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Accurate diagnosis of prostate cancer with ultrasound

Prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer among men, but its diagnosis has up to now been inaccurate and unpleasant. Researchers at Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands, in cooperation with AMC Amsterdam, ...

dateDec 08, 2010 in Cancer
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