Abnormal Protein Causing Parkinson's Disease May Offer Hope For Treatment
A protein abnormality known as the 'SOD1 fingerprint' in regions of neuronal loss in the Parkinson's disease brain has been identified.
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Better understanding of how brain tumors 'feed'
All cancer tumors have one thing in common - they must feed themselves to grow and spread, a difficult feat since they are usually in a tumor microenvironment with limited...
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New drug therapy could improve brain function and life expectancy of ALS patients
A researcher has successfully redesigned a portion of MabThera, an FDA-approved drug used to treat certain autoimmune diseases and types of cancer, into a new molecule to treat...
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How fear can develop out of others' traumas
What happens in the brain when we see other people experiencing a trauma or being subjected to pain? Well, the same regions that are involved when we feel pain ourselves are...
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How Does Lack of Sleep Affect Your Metabolism?
Sleep serves so many functions that are important for health, some of which are still being discovered. For example, recent research shows that sleep helps your brain...
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Father defies odds to create memories with family
Roger Gransbury may be missing part of his brain and living on borrowed time but he is determined to keep creating memories.
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That Thing Where You Remember You're Going To Die One Day
A few months ago, I was walking around Universal Studios with my husband, my sisters, and my brother-in-law. We were on vacation, sans kids, and having a great time. Riding...
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Why our brain cells may prevent us burning fat when we're dieting
A study carried out in mice may help explain why dieting can be an inefficient way to lose weight: key brain cells act as a trigger to prevent us burning calories when food is...
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Resetting balance in reward centers may help treat alcohol addiction
The human brain functions on a delicate balance of reinforcing positive behaviors and suppressing negative ones, which takes place in the dorsal striatum, a brain region...
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Could you be suffering from a dehydration headache?
Common as they are, headaches can be caused by a great number of things. What many people don't realize is that dehydration is one of them. According to MedicalNewsToday.com...
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Genomic Analysis May Offer Better Treatment For Urinary Incontinence
Finding a genetic cause and a potential treatment route for urinary incontinence is a priority as the condition impacts nearly 25% of adult women.
Sleeping Less Than Six Hours Doubles Death Risk: Researchers
People who do not get sufficient sleep are twice more likely to die with metabolic syndrome. The risk factors are obesity, diabetes, hypertension, stroke, etc.
Group Training is Revolutionising the way you can achieve your goals
So you've decided that you need to step it up a little if you're going to achieve the goals that you've set down for yourself. You know what you want to achieve, you've got a...
New Drug Sofosbuvir can Reduce Transplant and Mortality Rates in Patients...
The new drug called sofosbuvir reduced the progression of advanced liver disease in hepatitis C patients. Patients with cirrhosis can benefit from sofosbuvir-based therapies.
International Day of Action For Women's Health 2017 - Women's Health Matters
International Day of Action For Women's Health, which falls on the 28th May annually, fights for sexual and reproductive rights of women globally.
Fifteen New Heart Disease Risk Genes Mark Disease Triggering Effects
Many of these risk genes are associated with the myriad of functions taking place in cells lining blood vessels.
Genetic Mutation The Reason For Flat-Faced Dog Breeds
In pugs and bulldogs, it was found that the dog DNA has been linked to genetic mutation and hence, the reason for flattened face, reveals a new study.
Use of Steroids For Body Building, Virility May Damage the Heart
Anabolic steroid users who were on-drug at the time of evaluation had a low pumping capacity .
5 Eating Tips to Stop Fad Diets
Are you stuck on fad diets because of bad eating habits? How much do you eat every day ? Have you ever journalized what you eat in a day? If not, you may be depending on fad or...
From exercise diet: How to improve gut health in 24 hours
The gut is the key to good health. But how can you make sure yours is happy and healthy? Sydney-based nutritionist, Lyndi Cohen, shared her top gut health tips. These include...