Articles by Trevor Stokes

Dementia Cured by Malaria, Claim Probed in Vienna

A Vienna hospital is searching for long-retired staff who might hold clues to a man's claim that he was deliberately infected with malaria when he was a psychiatric patient nearly half a century ago.

Diabetes Drug Linked to Pancreatic Cancer Risk

A new study links the diabetes drug metformin to fewer cases of pancreatic cancer -- at least in women -- but finds other diabetes medications are associated with a higher risk of the disease.