Deafness caused by loud noise can be cured by injecting a salt or sugar-based solution into the ear

Deafness caused by loud noise can be cured by injecting a salt or sugar-based solution into the ear

Researchers discovered loss of hearing after a loud concert or explosion is caused by the inner ear filling up with fluid. But injecting a salt or sugar solution through the eardrum within three hours can reverse the fluid build-up, say ­University of Southern…

New treatment brings hope to thousands of younger women with deadliest form of breast cancer, say experts

New treatment brings hope to thousands of younger women with deadliest form of breast cancer, say experts

Patients with triple negative cancer who also had the BRCA gene mutation were twice as likely to respond to carboplatin chemo as a standard form. The aggressive cancers are most common in women under 40. London’s Institute of Cancer Research found tumours…