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Deadly pregnancy complication that struck Kim Kardashian increases the risk of dementia

DEADLY PREGNANCY COMPLICATION THAT STRUCK KIM KARDASHIAN INCREASES THE RISK OF DEMENTIA

Researchers from the Statens Serum Institut in Denmark believe the heightened dementia risk is caused by diseased blood vessels as...

Rethinking Cholesterol and Heart Disease Risk with Cardiologist Michael Ozner, MD

RETHINKING CHOLESTEROL AND HEART DISEASE RISK WITH CARDIOLOGIST MICHAEL OZNER, MD

You might think cholesterol alone is the key indicator of a healthy heart, but it's not the “root” cause. Learn how atherogenic lipoproteins...

 
 
 
An Obituary Has Gone Viral For Its Heartbreaking Honesty About Opioid Addiction

AN OBITUARY HAS GONE VIRAL FOR ITS HEARTBREAKING HONESTY ABOUT OPIOID ADDICTION

The obituary of a young mom who died due to an opioid addiction is spreading awareness about the epidemic and empathy for those with...

The spikenard, a staple in traditional Chinese medicine, is an effective treatment for cardiovascular disease

THE SPIKENARD, A STAPLE IN TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE, IS AN EFFECTIVE TREATMENT FOR CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

With cardiovascular disease among the leading causes of death worldwide, a lot of time is spent on research to find possible ways to...

 
 
 
AI model takes us closer to personalised cancer treatments

AI MODEL TAKES US CLOSER TO PERSONALISED CANCER TREATMENTS

Researchers from University College London believe the model could help doctors identify the best medication and drug dose to help...

More than 120 kids in 22 states diagnosed or suspected to have mysterious virus 

MORE THAN 120 KIDS IN 22 STATES DIAGNOSED OR SUSPECTED TO HAVE MYSTERIOUS VIRUS 

The Centers for Disease Control Prevention confirmed on Tuesday that 62 children in 22 states have been diagnosed with acute flaccid...

 
 
 
Vaccine that protects against anthrax and plague has been developed amid fears of terror threats

VACCINE THAT PROTECTS AGAINST ANTHRAX AND PLAGUE HAS BEEN DEVELOPED AMID FEARS OF TERROR THREATS

Researchers from The Catholic University of America created a single vaccine that could provide protection against the two diseases,...

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...

 
 
 
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...

 
 
 
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...