Tag Archives: Muscle

Spain Uses Stem Cell Therapy to Treat Damaged Hearts

Spain Uses Stem Cell Therapy to Treat Damaged Hearts

  Madrid, Spain – A Spanish hospital has successfully used stem cells culled from healthy donors to treat seven heart attack victims, in what officials said was a world first.  Madrid’s Gregorio ...

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A Look at Muscular Dystrophy

A Look at Muscular Dystrophy

  ADULT HEALTH – Muscular Dystrophy is a group of muscle diseases that hamper locomotion. This is characterised by defects in muscular proteins, progressive skeletal muscle weakness, and death of ...

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Factfile: Importance of Protein in Your Diet

Factfile: Importance of Protein in Your Diet

  BABYMINDER – Proteins in the human body consist of 20 amino acids—the basic building material of life, the primary component of every cell in the body. Amino acids strung together ...

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How to Prevent Heart Disease and Stroke

How to Prevent Heart Disease and Stroke

  ADULT HEALTH – The heart and blood vessels make up your circulatory system. Your heart is a muscle that pumps blood through the body. The heart pumps blood carrying ...

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Advanced Prosthetic Arm is Approved for US Market

Advanced Prosthetic Arm is Approved for US Market

  WASHINGTON, May 9, 2014 (AFP) – US regulators on Friday approved for market a new kind of prosthetic arm that allows a person to flex certain muscles in order ...

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