Archive: 18/01/2008

Latex banned at Johns Hopkins Hospital

The landmark Baltimore hospital where latex gloves were invented has become the first major medical institution in the United States to ban latex products.

dateJan 18, 2008 in Other
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Prostate cancer treatment draws fire

U.S. medical tourists are headed to Latin American health clinics to receive a controversial prostate cancer treatment not approved in the United States.

dateJan 18, 2008 in Cancer
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Face facts: People don't stand out in crowds

Why is it difficult to pick out even a familiar face in a crowd? We all experience this, but the phenomenon has been poorly understood until now. The results of a recent study may have implications for individuals with face-recognition ...

dateJan 18, 2008 in Medical research
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