Study: Many patients treated for iNPH also develop Alzheimer's disease
Up to one in five patients treated for idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus, iNPH, also develop Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study from the University of Eastern...
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Shared care model for early follow-up of breast cancer survivors
Survivors of early breast cancer will take part in a new nationwide study trialing a shared care model between cancer specialists and GPs for the follow-up care when they have...
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'Nudging' heart patients to take their statins leads to better adherence and better outcomes
In a new study presented to heart specialists from around the world, researchers found that simple 'nudges' in the form of texts, emails and phone calls, not only help patients...
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Associations between Dietary Pulses Alone or with Other Legumes and Cardiometabolic Disease Outcomes: An Umbrella Review and Updated Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Prospective Cohort Studies
ABSTRACTTo update the European Association for the Study of Diabetes clinical practice guidelines for nutrition therapy, we conducted an umbrella review and updated systematic...
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease Raises the Risk of Parkinson's
Relatively new research findings indicating that the earliest stages of Parkinson's disease may occur in the gut have been gaining traction in recent years.
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CDC: Abx Resistance Still a 'Significant Enemy' in U.S
]]> - While deaths from antibiotic resistant infections have declined in the U.S. since 2013, these infections very much remain a public health threat, CDC researchers...
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Will FDA Advisors Back Expanded Indication for Vascepa Fish Oil?
]]> - Whether the REDUCE-IT data are enough to give icosapent ethyl an expanded indication will be on the table during a meeting Thursday of the FDA Endocrinologic and...
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6 Ways Parents Need to Adjust Feeding When Kids Turn 10
Last March marked 10 years since I've started blogging. Lately, I've been thinking about how feeding my kids has changed in those years. I can see for the first several years...
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Illiteracy may triple dementia risk
New research finds that people who cannot read may have a threefold risk of developing dementia in older age, compared with people who can read.
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Lithium Reverses Radiation Damage After Brain Tumor Treatment
Memory capacity and learning capability of mice improve if lithium treatment is given after the irradiation of the brain, found new study.
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Illiteracy Linked to Dementia Risk
People who cannot read are three times as likely to develop dementia, stated new research.
New Wireless Oxygen Sensor Developed for Sick Infants
New mobile, wearable device has been developed, which is the size of a Band-Aid could monitor babies oxygen levels at home.
Phage Therapy Helps Treat Alcoholic Liver Disease
Phage therapy was found to show promise in treating alcoholic liver disease, said researchers. Phages are viruses that specifically destroy bacteria.
Take care of your gut, it's your first defense against cancer
Taking care of your gut may be one of the ways that you can keep the threat of cancer at bay. A study published in the journal Nature Communications found that gut bacteria can...
Scientists use nanobodies to target tumors: Can this technology be used for...
The ability to spot tumors and metastases at an early stage would improve the survival chances of cancer patients. A new approach uses nanobodies from alpacas to target early...
Study using DILIN data reveals kratom's liver injury potential
Kratom can cause liver injury in some cases, according to evidence presented recently at a meeting of liver specialists.
From heart health to cancer prevention: 6 Science-backed health benefits of...
Some people - especially children - aren't exactly fans of many vegetables. They might view them as gross or “icky,” but they're missing out on a variety of health benefits...
Unreal: Democrats fining business owners in Denver for refusing to clean up...
Democrats run most major cities in the United States, and it's becoming more obvious they are committed to creating as much chaos within them as possible - for some reason...
Instagram goes global with controversial test that hides like counts
Instagram says it will be rolling out in groups, and users who are selected in the test will no longer be able to see how many likes a given post has. Like counts will still be...
Experimental Injection May Block Peanut Allergy
Just one shot of an experimental antibody treatment allowed people with severe peanut allergy to eat about one peanut's worth of peanut protein two weeks later, the study found.