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CANCER largely caused by processed food and toxic ingredients, new study confirms

CANCER LARGELY CAUSED BY PROCESSED FOOD AND TOXIC INGREDIENTS, NEW STUDY CONFIRMS

To what extent is cancer a lifestyle disease? Researchers from the University of Calgary over in Canada set to find out exactly that...

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, commonly associated with diabetes, increases the risk of heart disease, and liver, colorectal, and breast cancers

NONALCOHOLIC FATTY LIVER DISEASE, COMMONLY ASSOCIATED WITH DIABETES, INCREASES THE RISK OF HEART DISEASE, AND LIVER, COLORECTAL, AND BREAST CANCERS

In a new study that was published in the Journal of Hepatology, researchers were able to surmise that nonalcoholic fatty liver disease...

 
 
 
Uranium mining has dramatically increased the rates of cardiovascular and metabolic disease among those living close to the mines

URANIUM MINING HAS DRAMATICALLY INCREASED THE RATES OF CARDIOVASCULAR AND METABOLIC DISEASE AMONG THOSE LIVING CLOSE TO THE MINES

All of the uranium mines in New Mexico have remained dormant since the last one shut down in 1998. But their long-term health effects...

Feeling down? Depression linked to cardiovascular disease in men

FEELING DOWN? DEPRESSION LINKED TO CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE IN MEN

Depression affects more than just your mind. While most sufferers can attest to depression's far-reaching effects on their emotions...

 
 
 
Middle-aged theater-goers and gym-bunnies are nearly 50% less likely to develop Alzheimer's 

MIDDLE-AGED THEATER-GOERS AND GYM-BUNNIES ARE NEARLY 50% LESS LIKELY TO DEVELOP ALZHEIMER'S 

A new study from the University of Gothenburg in Sweden found women with high levels of mental activities - like going to concerts...

Unsolved Mysteries: Sequencing to Solve Neurologic Disease with Structural Rearrangements

UNSOLVED MYSTERIES: SEQUENCING TO SOLVE NEUROLOGIC DISEASE WITH STRUCTURAL REARRANGEMENTS

Kristen Sund Please join us in congratulating Kristen Sund from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center for winning our 2018...

 
 
 
People with rare diseases get 'unequal treatment' from 'inflexible' NHS drug regulator, warns report

PEOPLE WITH RARE DISEASES GET 'UNEQUAL TREATMENT' FROM 'INFLEXIBLE' NHS DRUG REGULATOR, WARNS REPORT

A study by MAP BioPharma found only 13 per cent of rare disease medicines made it through The National Institute for Health and Care...

Why We Need Innovation in Food and Agriculture

WHY WE NEED INNOVATION IN FOOD AND AGRICULTURE

Two of our most beloved breakfast beverages - coffee and orange juice - are under serious threat from disease, insects and climate...

 
 
 
Cervical cancer will be 'ELIMINATED by 2100' thanks to life-saving HPV vaccine and improved testing

CERVICAL CANCER WILL BE 'ELIMINATED BY 2100' THANKS TO LIFE-SAVING HPV VACCINE AND IMPROVED TESTING

Researchers from the Cancer Council New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, made the prediction - which could see 1,000 British women...

PLANTS CAN SKIP THE MIDDLEMEN TO DIRECTLY RECOGNIZE DISEASE-CAUSING FUNGI

Scientists have revealed that direct physical associations between plant immune proteins and fungal molecules are widespread during...

 
 
 

ASSESSMENT OF CLINICAL MEANINGFULNESS OF ENDPOINTS IN THE GENERATION PROGRAM BY THE INSIGHTS TO MODEL ALZHEIMER'S PROGRESSION IN REAL LIFE STUDY

Abstract We are launching the Insights to Model Alzheimer's Progression in Real Life study in parallel with the Alzheimer Prevention...

Does chronic anxiety lead to Alzheimer's? New study links neuropsychiatric symptoms with the disease

DOES CHRONIC ANXIETY LEAD TO ALZHEIMER'S? NEW STUDY LINKS NEUROPSYCHIATRIC SYMPTOMS WITH THE DISEASE

In a study of data gathered on 270 cognitively normal older adults between the ages of 62 and 90, called the Harvard Brain Aging Study,...

 
 
 
Walnuts, Almonds Help Hearts in Type 2 Diabetes

WALNUTS, ALMONDS HELP HEARTS IN TYPE 2 DIABETES

Eating five or more weekly servings of nuts also appears to lower the risk of premature death from heart disease or any other cause...

Eating a high-fat diet in your 20s and 30s makes you likely to get heart disease and diabetes later

EATING A HIGH-FAT DIET IN YOUR 20S AND 30S MAKES YOU LIKELY TO GET HEART DISEASE AND DIABETES LATER

According to researchers at Qingdao University, China, fatty foods cause a reduction and mutation of good bacteria in the gut, which...

 
 
 
Imbalances in Gut Microbiome Strongly Linked to Lupus

IMBALANCES IN GUT MICROBIOME STRONGLY LINKED TO LUPUS

The disease systemic lupus erythematosus marked by the attack on joints, skin, and kidneys by the body's immune system is linked to...

FDA warns risky plasma infusions from young donors won't prevent aging

FDA WARNS RISKY PLASMA INFUSIONS FROM YOUNG DONORS WON'T PREVENT AGING

The FDA has issued a report warning the public against receiving blood plasma infusions from young donors under the assumption that...

 
 
 
Chronic Wasting Disease Found in Deer in 24 States

CHRONIC WASTING DISEASE FOUND IN DEER IN 24 STATES

There is no evidence the disease can spread to people, the CDC said, but hunters should be careful around potentially infected animals.

A naturally-occurring plant compound shows great potential for treating Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and depression

A NATURALLY-OCCURRING PLANT COMPOUND SHOWS GREAT POTENTIAL FOR TREATING ALZHEIMER'S, PARKINSON'S, AND DEPRESSION

Scientists have learned a lot about most of the body's organs over the years. The growing body of knowledge on the liver, heart, lungs...

 
 
 

COMMON ACID REFLUX MEDICATIONS LINKED TO INCREASED KIDNEY DISEASE RISK

PUTTING THE BRAKES ON AGING

LA JOLLA-Aging is a leading risk factor for a number of debilitating conditions, including heart disease, cancer and Alzheimer's disease,...