Kidney stones, or renal calculi, are solid masses made of crystals. Kidney stones usually originate in your kidneys. However, they can develop anywhere along your urinary tract, which consists of these parts: kidneys, ureters, bladder, urethra. Kidney stones are one of the most painful medical conditions. The causes of kidneyRead More →

A man has been able to move all four of his paralysed limbs with a mind-controlled exoskeleton suit, French researchers report. Thibault, 30, said taking his first steps in the suit felt like being the “first man on the Moon”. His movements, particularly walking, are far from perfect and theRead More →

Hypotension or Low blood pressure is a reading of 90/60mmHg or less. It does not always cause symptoms, but you may need treatment if it does. Get your blood pressure checked if you keep getting symptoms like lightheadedness or dizziness, sick feeling, blurred vision, generally feeling weak, confusion, fainting. ThisRead More →

Dyspraxia is a neurological disorder that impacts an individual’s ability to plan and process motor tasks. Individuals with dyspraxia often have language problems, and sometimes a degree of difficulty with thought and perception. Dyspraxia, however, does not affect the person’s intelligence, although it can cause learning problems in children. DevelopmentalRead More →

A drug used to treat enlarged prostates may be a powerful medicine against Parkinson’s disease, according to an international team of scientists. Terazosin helps ease benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) by relaxing the muscles of the bladder and prostate. But researchers believe it has another beneficial action, on brain cells damagedRead More →