Resources & Publications

Obesity / Weight Loss / Fitness Posted on 31 Oct, 2018
Attending medical conferences and hiking for charity, the MNT editorial team really has been busy this month! Managing Editor Honor Whiteman reveals more.
Pain / Anesthetics Posted on 31 Oct, 2018
Methylprednisolone and prednisone are medications that can treat certain health conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis, by reducing inflammation in the body. Learn about the differences between these corticosteroids here.
Cosmetic Medicine / Plastic Surgery Posted on 31 Oct, 2018
Unwanted hair growth on the body or face has a range of causes linked to hormones. Some growth is typical and has no links to conditions that cause hirsutism. Natural treatments include diet changes and weight management. Medical treatments can also help. Learn more about excessive or unwanted hair in women here.
Dentistry Posted on 31 Oct, 2018
Practicing good oral hygiene can help a person keep their gums healthy and reduce the risk of gum disease. This involves regular brushing with fluoride toothpaste, flossing, and having frequent dental checkups. Learn more about these steps, the signs of gum disease, and how diet can improve gum health.
Diabetes Posted on 31 Oct, 2018
In addition to medication, the diet plays an essential role in diabetes management. Certain foods can help stabilize insulin and blood sugar levels, while others can cause these levels to spike. Learn more here.
Diabetes Posted on 31 Oct, 2018
A new meta-analysis concludes that switching to a plant-based diet could significantly improve the psychological and physical symptoms of diabetes.
Eye Health / Blindness Posted on 31 Oct, 2018
Did you really see that pale face just now? What was that sound? This Halloween, test the limits of your brain with these easy spooky experiments.
Fertility Posted on 31 Oct, 2018
Fertility issues are common, and there are many ways to treat them. In this article, learn about fertility drugs for women and the possible side effects.
Neurology / Neuroscience Posted on 31 Oct, 2018
Fear is a universal human experience. In this Spotlight, we ask why fear evolved, what happens in the body, and why some people enjoy it.
Liver Disease / Hepatitis Posted on 31 Oct, 2018
While vaccines exist for hepatitis A and B, researchers are still developing a vaccine for hepatitis C. Learn more about future treatments in this article.