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Iris Metastasis

This case report describes a 54-year-old man with blurred vision in his left eye and a fan-shaped mass on the inferior iris surface.

Memories are strengthened via brainwaves produced during sleep, new study shows

New research brings us closer to understanding how learned information turns into reliable memories during sleep.

Survivor Says Andes Plane Crash Called Him to Save Lives

Stranded after a plane crash, medical student Roberto Canessa convinced fellow survivors to use the dead for food and made the epic trek over the Andes for help. But … Read the rest

Eliminating extended work shifts improves sleep duration for senior resident physicians

A new study comparing the work hours and sleep obtained by pediatric resident physicians working extended shifts with those whose scheduled shift lengths were limited to no more than … Read the rest

Glaucoma 360 Keynote – 2018 New Horizons Forum: Ike Ahmed, MD—2018-new-horizons-forum-ike-ahmed-md.php

Ike K. Ahmed, MD delivered the Keynote Lecture at the 7th annual Glaucoma 360 New Horizons Forum in San Francisco on February 9, 2018. His topic was “Interventional Glaucoma: … Read the rest

Unpacking the links: Chronic stress, fertility and the 'hunger hormone'

A new study suggests high levels of the hormone ghrelin, which stimulates appetite and is also released during stress, could be harmful to some aspects of reproductive function.


A nap a day keeps high blood pressure at bay

It seems that napping may do more than just reboot our energy level and improve our mood. New research has found that people who took advantage of a midday … Read the rest

A guide to low-carb diets for diabetes

A low-carb diet is one strategy to help manage diabetes symptoms and reduce the risk of complications. In this article, learn why a low-carb diet helps, what to eat, … Read the rest

What can cause stomach pain and nausea?

Stomach pain and nausea often occur together and can affect both adults and children. Although these symptoms usually resolve within a few days, they can sometimes be a sign … Read the rest