Medical Search

Medical News from MedlinePlus

NIH spotlights research for rare eye diseases during Rare Disease Day

February 28, 2012, 9:51 am by MedlinePlus

On the fifth annual Rare Disease Day, the National Eye Institute (NEI), a part of the National Institutes of Health, joins patients and organizations around the world to raise awareness of rare diseases, celebrate advances in treatment, and pledge continued support of rare disease research.


Featured Medical Stories

Newest Fitbits

Have you seen the NEW FITBIT??

Fitbit is now a health tracker and fasion statement. See all the new beautiful models here >> See the HOTTEST new Fitbits!

See the HOT Fitbit Blaze Now Compare All Fitbit Products Google Fitbit
Sense Sleep Tracker

Awaken Your Sleeping Beauty With This Sleep Tracker

Sleep is the new hot topic and from what science tells us, it is the holy grail of health. If you can track it, you can optimize it. If you can optimize it, you can benefit from it. This hot new sleep tracker by Hello is the perfect sleep tracker for the perfect price. There is beauty in health, and it needs to be awakened. But before that, let's get the best sleep of our lives. Learn more here: Sense Sleep Tracker on Amazon

Sleep Tracker on Amazon Sleep Tracker Reviews Google Sleep Trackers

More medical news from MedlinePlus

Zika Infection Shrinks Testicles in Mice
MedlinePlus : February 22, 2017, 11:00 am
Study authors unsure if virus can harm human fertility Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Testicular Disorders, Zika Virus

'Off-Label' Antidepressants Common, but Where's the Evidence?
MedlinePlus : February 22, 2017, 9:00 am
One-third are prescribed for conditions like pain or migraine with little scientific backup, study saysSource: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Antidepressants, Insomnia, Migraine

After Stroke, 'Blue' Light May Help Beat the Blues
MedlinePlus : February 22, 2017, 6:00 am
Akin to sunlight, it could ward off depression during rehab, study finds Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Page: Stroke Rehabilitation

ACL Tears on The Rise Among Kids, Especially Girls
MedlinePlus : February 22, 2017, 6:00 am
Sports that involve cutting or pivoting are the riskiest, doctors say Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Knee Injuries and Disorders, Sports Injuries, Sports Safety

MRIs Can Be Safe for People with Heart Devices
MedlinePlus : February 22, 2017, 2:00 am
… if strict procedures are followed, researchers report Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: MRI Scans, Pacemakers and Implantable Defibrillators