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Doctors cure woman’s tumors with re-programmed measles virus

Doctors at the Mayo Clinic used the measles virus to eliminate a 50-year-old woman’s cancer in a first-of-its kind experimental treatment. The Washington Post reported that patient Stacy Erholtz underwent the treatment as a last-ditch measure in her decade-long fight against the blood and bone marrow cancer myeloma. Erholtz, who…

One-in-three people bitten by cat ends up in hospital: research

Cat bites can be considerably more dangerous than most people assume, according to new research from Mayo Clinic. The findings of the new study state that one in every three recipients of a cat bite to the hand ends up hospitalized, with two-thirds……

Study suggests that more than 4 cups of coffee a day could kill you

A recently published study by researchers at the Mayo Clinic suggests that more than four cups of coffee a day could be linked to an increased risk of premature death from multiple causes. According to National Public Radio, men under 55 who drink more than 28 cups of coffee per…

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