What are the long-term implications for children with cancers affecting vision?

reat deal of emphasis is put on managing and removing childhood diseases as quickly and effectively as possible, and rightly so. Less attention is paid to the long-term health of a child who has been through substantial physical and mental trauma. Retinoblastoma accounts for 2-3% of all childhood cancers. A recent study, published in the … Read more

Galaxy Note 6 to land in the UK from the beginning, S7 edge+ not at all

Vlad, 05 February, 2016 Samsung Android Rumors Last year Samsung managed to anger many Note series fans in Europe by not officially launching theGalaxy Note5 on the continent in 2015. For some reason, Samsung decided that only the Galaxy S6 edge+ was to be sold in Europe, at least at first. While the Note5 did … Read more

Half the world to be short-sighted by 2050

Boy with glasses (stock image). The number with vision loss from high myopia is expected to increase seven-fold from 2000 to 2050, with myopia to become a leading cause of permanent blindness worldwide. Credit: © gamelover / Fotolia Half the world’s population (nearly 5 billion) will be short-sighted (myopic) by 2050, with up to one-fifth … Read more

Hospital performs 1st uterus transplant in the US

Thierry Dosogne | Getty Images Doctors performing a surgery Surgeons in Cleveland have performed the first uterus transplant in the United States, an Ohio medical center said on Thursday. The 26-year-old patient, who was not identified in order to protect her privacy, was in stable condition after nine hours of surgery on Wednesday at the … Read more

All you need to know about the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza

The newly launched Vitara Brezza is quite a crucial product for Maruti Suzuki. We say crucial because it has been designed and developed in India using one of Suzuki’s global platforms and unlike Maruti’s previous launches (Read: S-Cross and Baleno) which are limited to the brand’s Nexa premium dealerships, the Brezza is available across Maruti’s … Read more

Microsoft Lumia 850 photographed in the wild, looks just like the renders

The Microsoft Lumia 850 starred in a few 3D renders late last year, but now there are photos of the actual device. There was a lot of uncertainty about the screen size, but the latest info points to 5.4″ in size. Above it is a front-facing flash and what is probably an iris scanner for … Read more