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A Quarter of Adults Are Too Inactive, Putting Health at Risk

A QUARTER OF ADULTS ARE TOO INACTIVE, PUTTING HEALTH AT RISK

Over a quarter of the world's adults are putting themselves at greater risk for dementia, heart disease, and type 2 diabetes because...

Scientists discover four new types of human blood cells in latest medical breakthrough

SCIENTISTS DISCOVER FOUR NEW TYPES OF HUMAN BLOOD CELLS IN LATEST MEDICAL BREAKTHROUGH

Scientists have discovered four new types of blood cells using new genetic techniques. These cells play a role in our body's immune...

 
 
 
Early Changes to Synapse Gene Regulation may Cause Alzheimer's Disease: Study

EARLY CHANGES TO SYNAPSE GENE REGULATION MAY CAUSE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE: STUDY

In Alzheimer's disease condition, increased phosphorylation of SRRM2 prevented it from interacting with another protein which aids...

Three insights on sleep from media mogul turned sleep activist Arianna Huffington

THREE INSIGHTS ON SLEEP FROM MEDIA MOGUL TURNED SLEEP ACTIVIST ARIANNA HUFFINGTON

During a keynote at the Manova Summit in Minneapolis Thrive Global CEO Arianna Huffington expanded on her philosophy around sleep's...

 
 
 
What Role Does Genetics Play in the Risk of Developing Alzheimer's Disease?

WHAT ROLE DOES GENETICS PLAY IN THE RISK OF DEVELOPING ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE?

The word “Alzheimer's” strikes fear in the hearts of most people and for good reason! Alzheimer's disease is one form of dementia,...

15 Top Chinese Herbs to Improve Health & Lower Disease Risk

15 TOP CHINESE HERBS TO IMPROVE HEALTH & LOWER DISEASE RISK

Herbal medicine is an integral part of Chinese culture and the practice of traditional Chinese Medicine. The emperor Shen Nong is said...

 
 
 

SALK INSTITUTE'S JANELLE AYRES GETS $3.5 MILLION NIH GRANT

Another Ayres award Janelle Ayres, an infectious disease researcher at the Salk Institute, has been granted $3.5 million over five...

Personalized Medicine Approach for Chronic Blood Cancer Patients

PERSONALIZED MEDICINE APPROACH FOR CHRONIC BLOOD CANCER PATIENTS

Eight different genetic subgroups of chronic blood cancer that link with patterns of clinical disease and patient prognosis identified....

 
 
 
Glutathione holds the key to managing over 100 autoimmune diseases known today

GLUTATHIONE HOLDS THE KEY TO MANAGING OVER 100 AUTOIMMUNE DISEASES KNOWN TODAY

Autoimmune diseases are on the rise, with more than 23 million people living with an autoimmune disease today in the U.S. alone. Because...

Do siblings lower your cancer risk? People with big families are less likely to develop the disease

DO SIBLINGS LOWER YOUR CANCER RISK? PEOPLE WITH BIG FAMILIES ARE LESS LIKELY TO DEVELOP THE DISEASE

The larger the family, the less frequently certain types of cancer occur, including brain, bladder, lung, stomach, breast, ovarian...

 
 
 
Thousands of US children get NO vaccines at all - and the number is growing, CDC report reveals

THOUSANDS OF US CHILDREN GET NO VACCINES AT ALL - AND THE NUMBER IS GROWING, CDC REPORT REVEALS

An estimated 100,000 young children have not had a vaccination against any of the 14 diseases for which shots are recommended, the...

Regular sauna bathing reduces your risk of vascular disease and mental health disorders, according to new study

REGULAR SAUNA BATHING REDUCES YOUR RISK OF VASCULAR DISEASE AND MENTAL HEALTH DISORDERS, ACCORDING TO NEW STUDY

When is the last time you visited a sauna? Although they've been around for thousands of years, saunas have never quite gained the...

 
 
 
7 Drinks to Boost Your Immune System

7 DRINKS TO BOOST YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM

It's that time of year again: cold and flu season. Your immune system is a powerful, multi-tiered network of organs and cells that...

Drug Duo Treats ALS - On A Chip

DRUG DUO TREATS ALS - ON A CHIP

When a disease is as relentless as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS; aka Lou Gehrig's disease; aka motor neuron disease), any promising...

 
 
 
Illinois boy, 7, is first EVER diagnosed with rare disease

ILLINOIS BOY, 7, IS FIRST EVER DIAGNOSED WITH RARE DISEASE

Will Kilquist, of Illinois, was diagnosed with one of 31 syndromes discovered in less than two years by a new national network dedicated...

Leukopenia + 4 Natural Ways to Support Recovery

LEUKOPENIA + 4 NATURAL WAYS TO SUPPORT RECOVERY

When someone has low white blood cells present in their blood, this makes them very vulnerable to developing infections, viruses and...

 
 
 
Dartmouth College sees spike in hand, foot and mouth disease

DARTMOUTH COLLEGE SEES SPIKE IN HAND, FOOT AND MOUTH DISEASE

School officials say about 50 students have gotten sick

CRISPR Technique Identifies New Biomarker for Alzheimer's Disease

CRISPR TECHNIQUE IDENTIFIES NEW BIOMARKER FOR ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

Using the CRISPR gene editing technique new study has identified a potential biomarker for Alzheimer's Disease.

 
 
 
Rare, polio-like illness sickens 3-year-old in central Iowa

RARE, POLIO-LIKE ILLNESS SICKENS 3-YEAR-OLD IN CENTRAL IOWA

Camden Stravers is the second person in Iowa history to have the disease

If You Didn't Get the HPV Vaccine Before Age 26, You May Be Eligible to Get It Now

IF YOU DIDN'T GET THE HPV VACCINE BEFORE AGE 26, YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE TO GET IT NOW

The HPV vaccine can help prevent complications and diseases associated with the human papillomavirus including genital warts, cervical...