Tag Archives: Cure

A Cure for Ebola? Two New Treatments Prove Highly Effective in Congo

In a development that transforms the fight against Ebola, two experimental treatments are working so well that they will now be offered to all patients in the Democratic Republic of Congo, scientists announced on Monday. The antibody-based treatments are so powerful — “Now we can say that 90 percent can come out of treatment cured,”… Read More »

Men told exercise a cure for bedroom blues

Men struggling with their performance in the bedroom have been told a targeted pelvic work-out could lift more than their spirits. Men who suffer erectile dysfunction (ED) or premature ejaculation (PE) could improve their performance with a simple pelvic floor exercise by drawing up their testicles, a James Cook University study has found. JCU physiotherapy… Read More »

HIV used to cure ‘bubble boy’ disease

US scientists say they used HIV to make a gene therapy that cured eight infants of severe combined immunodeficiency, or “bubble boy” disease. Results of the research, developed at a Tennessee hospital, were published in the New England Journal of Medicine. The babies, born with little to no immune protection, now have fully functional immune… Read More »