Melting Curve Analysis’ Provides New Tool for Assessing Malignant Hyperthermia Risk

A new DNA test may make it much simpler to identify patients at risk of malignant hyperthermia –a rare but life-threatening complication of exposure to common anesthetics reports the November issue of Anesthesia & Analgesia, official journal of the International Anesthesia Research Society .

Pot does benefit outweigh the risk?

To hear Rick Thompson tell it, marijuana is the single most-effective remedy to hit modern health care since penicillin, as adaptable as yoga and as harmless as buckwheat honey on toast.