April 17, 2014 (San Diego’s East County)-- Our Health and Science Highlights provide cutting edge news that could impact your health and our future.
- North Park Man First In San Diego To Have Telescope Implanted Into Eye (KPBS)
- *Colonoscopies vs. DNA signatures to diagnose colorectal polyps* (JPost)
- Hepatitis C trial a 'turning point' (BBC)
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Streetlights on a 500m stretch of highway in the Netherlands are replaced by glow in the dark road markings in a pilot project
A 19-year-old Canadian became the first person to be arrested in relation to the Heartbleed security breach.
A miniature telescope implanted into the eye of an 85-year-old man suffering from macular degeneration was the first surgery of its kind in San Diego County, Sharp Healthcare reported Thursday.
A clinical trial whose results were recently published in the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) on a promising test called Cologuard, for benign polyps and colorectal cancer has aroused much excitement among patients and gastroenterologists
Hepatitis C trial a 'turning point' (BBC) -- A new treatment for hepatitis C cured 90% of patients with the infection in 12 weeks, say scientists after studies in Europe and the US....