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Madagascar plague death toll rises to 195 according to WHO

MADAGASCAR PLAGUE DEATH TOLL RISES TO 195 ACCORDING TO WHO

Some 2,267 people have been struck down by the 'medieval disease' in Madagascar, which is a rise of 64 casualties since the 2,203 cases...

Cytokinetics Pivots to Another ALS Drug After Phase 3 Failure

CYTOKINETICS PIVOTS TO ANOTHER ALS DRUG AFTER PHASE 3 FAILURE

Cytokinetics' bid to offer a new drug for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis was dealt a setback after the company's lead experimental treatment...

 
 
 
Vitamin D Helps Prevent Rheumatoid Arthritis

VITAMIN D HELPS PREVENT RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS

Rheumatoid arthritis can lead to vitamin D insensitivity in patients. However, by supplementing Vitamin D can help prevent inflammatory...

 
 
 
Chicken Pox Symptoms + 4 Natural Ways to Find Relief

CHICKEN POX SYMPTOMS + 4 NATURAL WAYS TO FIND RELIEF

Even though chicken pox is one of the most common viruses that children between 4 and 12 years old experience, many people are still...

Model-Based Estimation of Respiratory Parameters from Capnography, with Application to Diagnosing Obstructive Lung Disease

MODEL-BASED ESTIMATION OF RESPIRATORY PARAMETERS FROM CAPNOGRAPHY, WITH APPLICATION TO DIAGNOSING OBSTRUCTIVE LUNG DISEASE

Capnography is the noninvasive and effort-independent measurement of carbon dioxide concentration in exhaled breath, as a function...

 
 
 
Campylobacter Infection: Protecting Your Family & Pets

CAMPYLOBACTER INFECTION: PROTECTING YOUR FAMILY & PETS

In October 2017, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released a report about a multistate outbreak of Campylobacter infections...

Drones Distribute Swarms of Sterile Mosquitoes to Stop Zika and Other Diseases

DRONES DISTRIBUTE SWARMS OF STERILE MOSQUITOES TO STOP ZIKA AND OTHER DISEASES

Keeping a million mosquitoes alive on board a drone isn't as easy as you think

 
 
 
9 Health Benefits of Whey Protein + How to Choose the Right Product

9 HEALTH BENEFITS OF WHEY PROTEIN + HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT PRODUCT

If you are looking to burn fat , build lean muscle, boost your immune system and prevent disease, then look no further than whey protein....

The health of your gut microbiome could predict your risk of heart disease, researchers find

THE HEALTH OF YOUR GUT MICROBIOME COULD PREDICT YOUR RISK OF HEART DISEASE, RESEARCHERS FIND

The most common lifestyle risk factors of heart diseases and stroke are unhealthy diet, lack of physical activity, tobacco smoke, and...

 
 
 

VIRAL TRICKS INSPIRE AUTOIMMUNE DRUG DESIGN

In the U.S. alone, 24 million people, or eight percent of the population, have autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus,...

 
 
 
New Mechanisms of Immune System Can Help Treat Allergies

NEW MECHANISMS OF IMMUNE SYSTEM CAN HELP TREAT ALLERGIES

A previously unknown mechanism can now be used to device treatment for allergies, inflammatory diseases triggered by the immune system.

Dog Longevity Survey: How Important Is Disease and Injury Prevention for Longevity?

DOG LONGEVITY SURVEY: HOW IMPORTANT IS DISEASE AND INJURY PREVENTION FOR LONGEVITY?

An ounce of prevention is worth of a pound of cure. I know I already used that in this series but what better place to reiterate that...

 
 
 
Are Nuts the Ultimate Anti-Inflammatory Food?

ARE NUTS THE ULTIMATE ANTI-INFLAMMATORY FOOD?

We should all be concerned about inflammation, the underlying driver behind a number of chronic diseases, including type 2 diabetes,...

What Is Sarcoidosis? + 11 Ways to Find Natural Symptom Relief

WHAT IS SARCOIDOSIS? + 11 WAYS TO FIND NATURAL SYMPTOM RELIEF

By Katherine Brind'Amour, PhD Sometimes inflammation in the body gets out of hand. That's basically what happens if you have sarcoidosis,...

 
 
 
Apple CEO Tim Cook gave a shout-out to a $100-per-year app for doctors - here's what it does

APPLE CEO TIM COOK GAVE A SHOUT-OUT TO A $100-PER-YEAR APP FOR DOCTORS - HERE'S WHAT IT DOES

Advances in machine learning now mean that doctors can take a photo and identify the disease or condition depicted. Apple is a fan...

Light Physical Activity can Prolong Life

LIGHT PHYSICAL ACTIVITY CAN PROLONG LIFE

Improving levels of physical activity both light and moderate could be almost as effective as rigorous regular exercise at preventing...

 
 
 
Sit, relax, chew: Eating too fast increases your risk of obesity, high blood pressure, cholesterol more than five-fold

SIT, RELAX, CHEW: EATING TOO FAST INCREASES YOUR RISK OF OBESITY, HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE, CHOLESTEROL MORE THAN FIVE-FOLD

It looks like the weight loss tip to eat slowly has its merits. According to a recent study, eating too fast increases the “risk of...

AGE, GUT BACTERIA CONTRIBUTE TO MS DISEASE PROGRESSION, ACCORDING TO STUDY

Gut bacteria at a young age can contribute to multiple sclerosis disease onset and progression, new research indicates.