Tag Archives: Reveal

Blood test for specific metabolites could reveal blocked arteries

A Duke Health pilot project suggests that in the near future, a blood test could show whether arteries carrying blood to the heart are narrow or blocked, a risk factor for heart disease. According to the 40-person study published in the journal PLOS ONE, emergency patients who underwent a treadmill stress test and showed signs… Read More »

Two boys, 4 and 7, with mysterious polio-like illness reveal devastating impact the virus has left

They cry in their hospital beds: Mothers of two boys diagnosed with mysterious polio-like illness reveal their sons’ heartbreaking struggle to breathe, move, and come to terms with their paralysis Sebastian Bottomley, seven, of York, Pennsylvania came down with a common cold two years ago Within days he was left paralyzed and doctors diagnosed him… Read More »

What Your Fingers May Reveal

Back in college days, in my quest to “discover myself,” I poked around in palm-reading books. I still remember one tidbit I read concerning a difference in length between the index finger and the ring finger. When the pointer (index) finger is longer than the ring finger, one palm-reading book explained, the person has “the… Read More »