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Cheryl's appeal for friend's son suffering from CMT

CHERYL'S APPEAL FOR FRIEND'S SON SUFFERING FROM CMT

Fans praised the star, 34, for raising awareness of a Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease. She did not identify the pal whose child has the...

 
 
 
Cholesterol-like Molecules Affect Body's Defense Against Cancer

CHOLESTEROL-LIKE MOLECULES AFFECT BODY'S DEFENSE AGAINST CANCER

Immune cells that play an important role in our defense against cancer are fueled by a protein but elevated cholesterol levels reduces...

Purple potatoes may cut your risk of developing colon cancer and inflammatory bowel diseases, new research says

PURPLE POTATOES MAY CUT YOUR RISK OF DEVELOPING COLON CANCER AND INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES, NEW RESEARCH SAYS

The first experience I had with “purple” potatoes was earlier this summer when my bride and I had several Army buddies over for a social...

 
 
 
Now Is The Time To Prep Your Immune System For Winter

NOW IS THE TIME TO PREP YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM FOR WINTER

Here's exactly what to do...

Publisher's Platform: For goodness sake, vaccinate - for Hep A

PUBLISHER'S PLATFORM: FOR GOODNESS SAKE, VACCINATE - FOR HEP A

There are now 16 dead with 292 sickened with hepatitis A in San Diego - mostly in the ignored homeless population. And, the numbers...

 
 
 
The Recovery Tactics That Help Keep My Autoimmune Disease In Check

THE RECOVERY TACTICS THAT HELP KEEP MY AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE IN CHECK

This one surprised me...

16 Natural Ways to Manage Meniere's Disease Symptoms

16 NATURAL WAYS TO MANAGE MENIERE'S DISEASE SYMPTOMS

The National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders estimates that 615,000 people in the United States have been diagnosed...

 
 
 
For Goodness Sake, Vaccinate - Against Hepatitis A

FOR GOODNESS SAKE, VACCINATE - AGAINST HEPATITIS A

There are now 16 dead with 292 sickened with hepatitis A in San Diego - mostly in the ignored homeless population. And, the numbers...

6 Ways to Improve Scleroderma Symptoms Naturally

6 WAYS TO IMPROVE SCLERODERMA SYMPTOMS NATURALLY

Scleroderma is a rare and difficult disease. Also known as systemic sclerosis, it affects about 75,000 to 100,000 people in the United...

 
 
 
Ive key findings from health executive value-based care survey

IVE KEY FINDINGS FROM HEALTH EXECUTIVE VALUE-BASED CARE SURVEY

The shift to value-based care is on the list of one of the biggest challenges managed care executives face in their organization, according...

Disease-carrying mosquitoes could swarm 75% of the US

DISEASE-CARRYING MOSQUITOES COULD SWARM 75% OF THE US

The findings by CDC researchers are a rallying cry to health officials to continue efforts against disease-carrying mosquitoes despite...

 
 
 
Purple potatoes may slash risk of colon cancer and IBD

PURPLE POTATOES MAY SLASH RISK OF COLON CANCER AND IBD

Pigs fed purple potatoes had six times reduced levels of a damaging protein that fuels tumours and other inflammatory bowel diseases,...

Immune Cells may Heal Bleeding Brain After A Stroke

IMMUNE CELLS MAY HEAL BLEEDING BRAIN AFTER A STROKE

Neutrophils, some of them may help heal the brain after an intracerebral hemorrhage, a form of stroke caused by ruptured blood vessels.

 
 
 
UF Health News: Unique gene therapy prevents, reverses multiple sclerosis in animal model

UF HEALTH NEWS: UNIQUE GENE THERAPY PREVENTS, REVERSES MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS IN ANIMAL MODEL

This article was originally published by UF Health News. Doug Bennett, UF Health Brad E. Hoffman, Ph.D. , is a UFGI faculty member...

Inflammatory Bowel Disease May Increase Cancer Risk in Children

INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE MAY INCREASE CANCER RISK IN CHILDREN

People of any age can get Inflammatory bowel disease , but it is usually diagnosed between the ages of 15 and 40. IBD causes inflammation...

 
 
 
Aaron Hernandez Had Advanced CTE

AARON HERNANDEZ HAD ADVANCED CTE

Former football player Aaron Hernandez had advanced stages of CTE, a brain disease often found in football players, when he died.

Air pollution can cause kidney disease, new study says

AIR POLLUTION CAN CAUSE KIDNEY DISEASE, NEW STUDY SAYS

A new study from the American Society of Nephrology found that air pollution can lead to damaged kidneys. Previous research has also...

 
 
 
Household chores can save your life, study reveals

HOUSEHOLD CHORES CAN SAVE YOUR LIFE, STUDY REVEALS

A new study from McMaster University in Canada has found that even doing housework that gets your heart rate up could save your life...

Ticking Timebomb: Meet the minds trying to unlock the secrets of dementia

TICKING TIMEBOMB: MEET THE MINDS TRYING TO UNLOCK THE SECRETS OF DEMENTIA

Dementia, of which Alzheimer's Disease is the most common, is a life changing disease for which there is no cure. Helen Harvey and...