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Star Fruit: The Vitamin C Powerhouse that Supports Immunity & Digestion

STAR FRUIT: THE VITAMIN C POWERHOUSE THAT SUPPORTS IMMUNITY & DIGESTION

By Rachael Link, MS, RD Sometimes used as little more than a garnish due to its vibrant color and interesting star-like appearance,...

Diplomatic Immunity Won't Save You From Parking Tickets In New York

DIPLOMATIC IMMUNITY WON'T SAVE YOU FROM PARKING TICKETS IN NEW YORK

If you're a diplomat on U.S. soil, you can steal, plunder and murder to your heart's content without having to face the legal ramifications...

 
 
 
Link Between Low Vitamin D Levels and Scarring Lung Disease Identified

LINK BETWEEN LOW VITAMIN D LEVELS AND SCARRING LUNG DISEASE IDENTIFIED

Lower blood levels of vitamin D are associated with increased risk of early signs of interstitial lung disease , found study.

Screening for Cognitive Impairment by Model Assisted Cerebral Blood Flow Estimation

SCREENING FOR COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT BY MODEL ASSISTED CEREBRAL BLOOD FLOW ESTIMATION

Alzheimer's disease is a progressive and debilitating neurodegenerative disease; one in ten people aged 65 and older have it. As there...

 
 
 
Vegetarian diets help type 2 diabetics lose weight and could prevent them dying of heart disease

VEGETARIAN DIETS HELP TYPE 2 DIABETICS LOSE WEIGHT AND COULD PREVENT THEM DYING OF HEART DISEASE

Researchers from the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, Washington DC, found that ditching meat improves type 2 diabetics'...

 
 
 
Potential Disease-fighting Warheads Hidden in Bacteria Discovered

POTENTIAL DISEASE-FIGHTING WARHEADS HIDDEN IN BACTERIA DISCOVERED

Bacteria found in soil may harbor a potential game-changer for drug design, stated study.

UNIQUE IMMUNE-FOCUSED AI MODEL CREATES LARGEST LIBRARY OF INTER-CELLULAR COMMUNICATIONS

New data published in Nature Biotechnology, represents the largest ever analysis of immune cell signaling research, mapping more than...

 
 
 
Mediterranean-style diet found to improve quality of life for people who are depressed

MEDITERRANEAN-STYLE DIET FOUND TO IMPROVE QUALITY OF LIFE FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE DEPRESSED

The Mediterranean diet is known to be among the healthiest of diets with a lower incidence of chronic disease and greater longevity....

Heart Disease Sufferers are Exercising Too Little

HEART DISEASE SUFFERERS ARE EXERCISING TOO LITTLE

People living with heart problems or who are at risk of developing them are exercising too little. Walking for at least 150 minutes...

 
 
 
Investigators link raw milk cheese to E. coli outbreak in France

INVESTIGATORS LINK RAW MILK CHEESE TO E. COLI OUTBREAK IN FRANCE

Investigators in France have confirmed a link between the cases of several children with a disease that destroys blood-clotting cells,...

All of the Drugstore Makeup That Graced The MTV Movie and TV Awards

ALL OF THE DRUGSTORE MAKEUP THAT GRACED THE MTV MOVIE AND TV AWARDS

"Champagne taste on a beer budget" doesn't usually apply to well-heeled celebrities, but even stars aren't immune to the charms of...

 
 
 

REWIRING PLANT DEFENCE GENES TO REDUCE CROP WASTE

Plants can be genetically rewired to resist the devastating effects of disease-significantly reducing crop waste worldwide-according...

World Health Organization suggests “gaming disorder” as official medical condition

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION SUGGESTS “GAMING DISORDER” AS OFFICIAL MEDICAL CONDITION

A draft of the International Classification of Diseases manual includes a new definition for “gaming disorder” that is currently pending...

 
 
 

USING CRISPR TO PREDICT HEART DISEASE RISK

Gene variants linked to heart disease often are not fully understood, making it difficult to use genetic screening to pinpoint the...

EVOTEC SEALS DEAL FOR SANOFI'S INFECTIOUS DISEASE UNIT

Evotec has wrapped up a deal for Sanofi's infectious disease unit. The agreement sees Sanofi transfer 100 employees, more than 10 drug...

 
 
 
As Sarepta Preps Data, FDA Lifts Hold on Solid's Duchenne Gene Therapy

AS SAREPTA PREPS DATA, FDA LIFTS HOLD ON SOLID'S DUCHENNE GENE THERAPY

The race to use gene therapy to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a progressive, deadly genetic disease that affects boys, is heating...

Over 100 hospital admissions for deadly infection spread in RAT'S URINE last year

OVER 100 HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS FOR DEADLY INFECTION SPREAD IN RAT'S URINE LAST YEAR

EXCLUSIVE: The number of hospital admissions for leptospirosis, known as Weil's disease, was at its highest level in a decade last...

 
 
 
Gene Editing Technology can Predict Heart Disease Risk Accurately

GENE EDITING TECHNOLOGY CAN PREDICT HEART DISEASE RISK ACCURATELY

Heart disease risk can be predicted accurately by combining stem cell and gene editing technologies, as they help predict those gene...

Autopsy Discovery: Heart Disease after Death Can Help the Living

AUTOPSY DISCOVERY: HEART DISEASE AFTER DEATH CAN HELP THE LIVING

Autopsy can explore new insights into cardiovascular medicine which may help understand how heart diseases develop and progress.