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Gout Health News roundup 2015: Gout causes and treatment breakthroughs

Gout is often referred to as the “rich man’s disease” because one of the main causes is consuming foods rich in purines – red meat and alcohol. Over the year we have seen ample news surrounding the subject of gout, …

Abdominal aortic aneurysm treatment improved using virtual reality images


Abdominal aortic aneurysm treatment improved using virtual reality imagesVirtual reality images can now be used to help improve treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms due to a technology developed by a group of experts at the University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre.

Abdominal aortic aneurysms are serious. If you …

Type 1 diabetes gastrointestinal symptoms cause identified, treatment possible

Type 1 diabetes gastrointestinal symptoms cause identified, treatment possibleThe cause of chronic gastrointestinal symptoms in type 1 diabetes has been uncovered, so researchers are hopeful that treatment is now possible. Gastrointestinal symptoms are common in type 1 diabetes; some of them include delayed emptying of the stomach, irritable bowel …