Medicspeak is a web-based collaborative platform created to improve the way health professionals share information. It enables doctors to collaborate with each other and discuss various medical cases, publish their views on certain topic and post their queries for feedback.
Scientists have a discovered a new mechanism through which breaks in strands of DNA long believed to be inaccessible are repaired.
A new study suggests weight-loss surgery combined with low-level lifestyle interventions is highly effective for type 2 diabetes remission in obese patients with the condition.
Compared with placebo, diabetes drug recently given approval for weight loss - liraglutide (Saxenda) - produced an average loss of 5.6 kg at a daily dose of 3.0 mg.
Training to recognize the emotions behind different facial expressions has been found to lower the severity of crimes among reoffending youth.
USMLE / Residency interview tips and commonly asked questions in the residency interviews can be found in the group 'residency interviews'. It also has postings by medical students who have attended the interviews earlier.