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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.

EDNA TOOL DETECTS INVASIVE CLAMS BEFORE THEY BECOME A NUISANCE

When seeking a cure for a disease, early detection is often the key. The same is true for eliminating invasive species. Identifying...

 
 
 

BCROCSURFACE: AN R PACKAGE FOR CORRECTING VERIFICATION BIAS IN ESTIMATION OF THE ROC SURFACE AND ITS VOLUME FOR CONTINUOUS DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

Receiver operating characteristic surface analysis is usually employed to assess the accuracy of a medical diagnostic test when there...

Puppies from Puerto Rico may have spread disease in New Hampshire, officials warn

PUPPIES FROM PUERTO RICO MAY HAVE SPREAD DISEASE IN NEW HAMPSHIRE, OFFICIALS WARN

Health officials said one of the 10 puppies tested positive for leptospirosis, a disease that can spread from animals to humans and...

 
 
 
Landmark study identifies asthma in infants

LANDMARK STUDY IDENTIFIES ASTHMA IN INFANTS

A landmark study shows how clinicians may be able to identify whether asthma will develop in patients as young as one-year-old. Children...

Jesse Jackson says he has Parkinson's disease

JESSE JACKSON SAYS HE HAS PARKINSON'S DISEASE

Civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson announced Friday that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. “My family and I...

 
 
 
Rev. Jesse Jackson announces Parkinson's disease diagnosis

REV. JESSE JACKSON ANNOUNCES PARKINSON'S DISEASE DIAGNOSIS

The civil rights activist said the effects of the disease have been "painful, and I have been slow to grasp the gravity of it."

A look back at EcoHealthNet 2017 Workshop “Dealing with Emerging Threats to Global Health; Zoonoses and Antimicrobial Resistance”

A LOOK BACK AT ECOHEALTHNET 2017 WORKSHOP “DEALING WITH EMERGING THREATS TO GLOBAL HEALTH; ZOONOSES AND ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE”

Cummings Voices blog post inspired by ramen, written by Adam Krantz, MCM17 with significant contributions from Vikas Mendhiratta, V19...

 
 
 
Pregnant Women With High BP May Experience Heart Problems

PREGNANT WOMEN WITH HIGH BP MAY EXPERIENCE HEART PROBLEMS

Heart disease is a common cause of morbidity and mortality. Women who develop high BP during pregnancy are more likely to experience...

The Mutation 15 Update for 'Plague Inc.' is Now Available, Spread that Mad Cow Disease!

THE MUTATION 15 UPDATE FOR 'PLAGUE INC.' IS NOW AVAILABLE, SPREAD THAT MAD COW DISEASE!

Plague Inc. , which I've been saying for years now is one of the best dollars you can spend in the App Store, just continues to get...

 
 
 
Propeller, Express Scripts Partner to Monitor Asthma, COPD Patients

PROPELLER, EXPRESS SCRIPTS PARTNER TO MONITOR ASTHMA, COPD PATIENTS

Propeller Health, a startup developing Internet-connected inhalers and complementary software to help people with respiratory disease...

Panic over three new Legionnaires' cases in Disneyland

PANIC OVER THREE NEW LEGIONNAIRES' CASES IN DISNEYLAND

There are now 15 cases of Legionnaires' disease identified in Anaheim, Southern California, all tied to the Disneyland area. The park...

 
 
 
Companionship found to promote longevity: Being single increases risk of disease

COMPANIONSHIP FOUND TO PROMOTE LONGEVITY: BEING SINGLE INCREASES RISK OF DISEASE

A recently published report has found that happily married couples have a 60 percent less risk of being diagnosed with Alzheimer's...

Over 50s can lower risk of dementia by exercising

OVER 50S CAN LOWER RISK OF DEMENTIA BY EXERCISING

Researchers from University College London found frail older people are 3.5 times more likely to be diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease...

 
 
 
New study finds smoking causes inflammation in the bowel, resulting in ailments such as Crohn's disease

NEW STUDY FINDS SMOKING CAUSES INFLAMMATION IN THE BOWEL, RESULTING IN AILMENTS SUCH AS CROHN'S DISEASE

The health care industry has long established that smoking may exacerbate the risk of developing Crohn's disease, but the mechanism...

X4 Pharma Pulls In $27M for Immune Drug in Cancer, Rare Diseases

X4 PHARMA PULLS IN $27M FOR IMMUNE DRUG IN CANCER, RARE DISEASES

The immune system can't fight disease if its cells don't reach their targets. In some cancers and rare immune deficiency disorders,...