“medical research”

Feb
05

Vocal Cord Grown .. And It Can Talk!

Have you Ever Spoken Without Thinking? When you next say, “I spoke without thinking” consider that this has a dual meaning as speaking is, more often than not, something we do without giving any thought as to how our body allows us to make the desired sounds in order to talk and communicate. From first words to dying wishes, a good […]

By Joanna | Medical Education
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Sep
25

Could This Be The Biggest Breakthrough for Alzheimer’s Disease?

It has been an exciting time for scientists in search of a cure for Alzheimer’s, as several recent unrelated experiments bring discoveries that could result in new drugs to slow down or prevent this life destroying disease.   Alzheimer disease affects *46.8 million people worldwide, with **5.3 million in the US alone. Every **70 seconds someone […]

By Joanna | Medical Education
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Jun
09

Breakthrough Treatments for Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s Disease is a debilitating auto-immune disease that causes the body to attack the lining of the gut. Any part of the gut can be affected but commonly it affects the last section of the small intestine (ileum) or the large intestine (colon). Crohn’s disease affects an estimated 1.4 million Americans and symptoms can include […]

By Joanna | Anatomy . Health . Medical Education
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May
15

Why Is Gout On The Increase?

Gout is often thought of as the preserve of old men who are a little too fond of drinking red wine and indulging in rich foods.  Great Britain’s, King Henry VIII (1491-1547) was reported to have suffered from severe Gout.  His lifestyle did nothing to diminish the idea that sufferers were ailing due to their […]

By Joanna | Medical Education
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Apr
24

Multiple Sclerosis – Raising Awareness Through Education

The neurological disorder, Multiple Sclerosis (MS) affects hundreds of thousands of people in the US and over 2.5 million people worldwide.  This debilitating disorder has no cure, yet through lifestyle choices, education and patient care the quality of the life of someone with MS can be greatly improved. With professional help and understanding from those […]

By Joanna | Medical Education
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The Hidden Benefits of Interventional Radiology

There are over 60 million Americans who are over the age of 55.  As people continue to live longer in every country, there is a significant need for healthcare to provide and adapt services for older people.  There are 500,000 knee replacements and 175,000 hip replacement surgeries every year in the US alone, demonstrating the […]

By Joanna | Medical Education
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The Business of Bones

Here at 3B Scientific we supply replica skeletons to our clients in the medical and educational sectors. However, one of our customers has taken the business of bones to a whole new level… When you see skeletons of people and other animals in class or a museum, they’re replicas, right? Well, yes… sometimes!  

By Joanna | Anatomy
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