His wife, he noted, suffers from multiple sclerosis, and he said he hoped work on stem cells might lead scientists to a cure. ''
Regrow limbs, cure cancer, or rock a killer outfit à la Milla Jovovich in The Fifth Element.
Lemongrass tea is also known to calm an upset stomach, lift depression, and cure fevers.
The matter requires clarification because the victims are the thousands of people who believed they could have a cure.
If all goes well, it will be the first study to show whether human embryonic stem cells can cure disease.
Now all they want for calling them off is our surrender and your cure.
Prosperity is no more of a cure for these than for sickness and death.
Sark is enough to cure any one and any thing of itself, Tardif.
There is now a "cure" in which men and women walk barefoot in the grass.
The cure of a drunkard is always attended with peculiar difficulties.
c.1300, "care, heed," from Latin cura "care, concern, trouble," with many figurative extensions, e.g. "study; administration; a mistress," and also "means of healing, remedy," from Old Latin coira-, from PIE root *kois- "be concerned." Meaning "medical care" is late 14c.
parish priest, from French curé (13c.), from Medieval Latin curatus (see curate).
late 14c., from Old French curer, from Latin curare "take care of," hence, in medical language, "treat medically, cure" (see cure (n.)). In reference to fish, pork, etc., first recorded 1743. Related: Cured; curing.
Most words for "cure, heal" in European languages originally applied to the person being treated but now can be used with reference to the disease, too. Relatively few show an ancient connection to words for "physician;" typically they are connected instead to words for "make whole" or "tend to" or even "conjurer." French guérir (with Italian guarir, Old Spanish guarir) is from a Germanic verb stem also found in in Gothic warjan, Old English wearian "ward off, prevent, defend" (see warrant (n.)).
Restoration of health; recovery from disease.
A method or course of treatment used to restore health.
An agent that restores health; a remedy.
To restore a person to health.
To effect a recovery from a disease or disorder.