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Holy Grail of cancer treatments is found

HOLY GRAIL OF CANCER TREATMENTS IS FOUND

Scientists at Johns Hopkins University in the US have developed a test that screens for eight common forms of cancer and helps identify...

Czech lawmakers lift immunity for PM Babis over fraud claims

CZECH LAWMAKERS LIFT IMMUNITY FOR PM BABIS OVER FRAUD CLAIMS

PRAGUE - Czech lawmakers agreed Friday to lift the immunity from prosecution for Prime Minister Andrej Babis over alleged fraud involving...

 
 
 
Genetics Study Suggests that Education Reduces Risk of Alzheimer's Disease

GENETICS STUDY SUGGESTS THAT EDUCATION REDUCES RISK OF ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

New research conducted and released by the University of Cambridge indicates the process of going through higher education may be a...

Cancer drug in development stops the disease in its tracks

CANCER DRUG IN DEVELOPMENT STOPS THE DISEASE IN ITS TRACKS

Researchers from throughout Europe, including Uppsala University, found the unnamed drug does this by binding to the membrane of rapidly...

 
 
 
Repeated hits, not concussions, cause CTE, study finds

REPEATED HITS, NOT CONCUSSIONS, CAUSE CTE, STUDY FINDS

The neurodegenerative disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy can start early and without any signs of concussion, according a study...

Fast food makes your immune system hyperactive and research shows the aggressive inflammatory response remains long term, promoting disease

FAST FOOD MAKES YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM HYPERACTIVE AND RESEARCH SHOWS THE AGGRESSIVE INFLAMMATORY RESPONSE REMAINS LONG TERM, PROMOTING DISEASE

The Western diet, characterized by excessive intake of sugary drinks and fast food items, spurs immune system mechanisms that may negatively...

 
 
 
 
 
 
New Study Identifies Potential Biomarkers of Age-Related Macular Degeneration

NEW STUDY IDENTIFIES POTENTIAL BIOMARKERS OF AGE-RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION

The number one reason for blindness in the elderly is macular degeneration related to age. It's a progressive disease, one that features...

South Africa hit by deadliest listeriosis outbreak in history

SOUTH AFRICA HIT BY DEADLIEST LISTERIOSIS OUTBREAK IN HISTORY

The deadly and record-setting listeriosis outbreak in South Africa isn't showing any signs of slowing down. Food is the suspected cause,...

 
 
 
SOLVE-RD Funded to Improve Diagnosis of Rare Disease with New Tools Including Long-Read Sequencing

SOLVE-RD FUNDED TO IMPROVE DIAGNOSIS OF RARE DISEASE WITH NEW TOOLS INCLUDING LONG-READ SEQUENCING

The SOLVE-RD research program , a collaboration of 21 participant organizations in 10 nations, announced it has received a €15 million...

CNN doctor claims Trump's physical shows he has heart disease

CNN DOCTOR CLAIMS TRUMP'S PHYSICAL SHOWS HE HAS HEART DISEASE

Bryan Bedder/Getty Images CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta said President Donald Trump has heart disease. He made the conclusion based on information...

 
 
 
Bitcoin Cash tumbles as the 'cryptocurrency bloodbath' continues

BITCOIN CASH TUMBLES AS THE 'CRYPTOCURRENCY BLOODBATH' CONTINUES

Bitcoin Cash , which split from the flagship bitcoin in August 2017, hasn't been immune to the cryptocurrency bloodbath that has wiped...

Prominent AIDS crusader Mathilde Krim dies at age 91

PROMINENT AIDS CRUSADER MATHILDE KRIM DIES AT AGE 91

Prominent AIDS researcher Mathilde Krim, who galvanized worldwide support in the early fight against the deadly disease, has died at...

 
 
 
Melissa Juliet Sagendorph: My Personal Legend

MELISSA JULIET SAGENDORPH: MY PERSONAL LEGEND

“Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.” -Basil King Like most people my age, I've spent the past ten years coping with...

New artificial intelligence can see the age of your CELLS

NEW ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE CAN SEE THE AGE OF YOUR CELLS

Scientists from Insilico Medicine have developed a computer algorithm that can assess a person's risk of developing age-related diseases,...

 
 
 
Wet Paws Club June 2017

WET PAWS CLUB JUNE 2017

Here are the June 2017 members of the Wet Paws Club! Bruno Phoenix Congratulations to Bruno and Phoenix! The Wet Paws Club is for pets...

Understanding the Causes of Acne Part 3: Digestion

UNDERSTANDING THE CAUSES OF ACNE PART 3: DIGESTION

It's well known in herbal circles that all disease starts in the gut. The way we fuel our body's functions is through our digestive...

 
 
 
Severe gum disease could lead to cancer

SEVERE GUM DISEASE COULD LEAD TO CANCER

The bacteria responsible for periodontitis, which can be killed through brushing teeth, also play a role in pancreatic cancer, according...

ANTISENSE SUPPRESSION OF THE NONSENSE MEDIATED DECAY FACTOR UPF3B AS A POTENTIAL TREATMENT FOR DISEASES CAUSED BY NONSENSE MUTATIONS

About 11% of all human genetic diseases are caused by nonsense mutations that generate premature translation termination codons in...