Bees and human medicine: the connection

Bees and human medicine: the connection

When you think of bees, you probably think of pollination, honey, black and yellow stripes. It’s unlikely that you would relate bees with human medicine, but believe it or not, bee venom may prove to be an effective treatment for enlarged prostates. In research studies in the laboratory, scientists found that a month of bee […]

Dogs detecting prostate cancer!

Dogs detecting prostate cancer!

Recent research has shown that dogs can be extremely effective at detecting thyroid cancer in humans, and it seems that their skills have no end! Their next feat? Detecting prostate cancer – and with incredible accuracy. In Milan, two German Shepherds trained for this particular task have certainly proven themselves accurate. The dogs were trained […]