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Medical News Today: How Can Diet Affect Fibromyalgia Symptoms?
Sunday, January 22, 2017
Learn about what foods may help a person with fibromyalgia and which ones they should avoid. What other lifestyle measures might help with symptoms?
Medical News Today: Talk therapy strengthens brain connections to treat psychosis
Sunday, January 22, 2017
A new study suggests that cognitive behavior therapy can strengthen brain connections in a way that leads to long-term recovery from psychosis.
Medical News Today: Magnesium Glycinate: Uses, Benefits, and Side Effects
Sunday, January 22, 2017
Learn about when magnesium glycinate is used. What are the benefits, risks, and complications of its use? Is magnesium deficiency dangerous?
Medical News Today: Estrogen regulates the brain's fear response, protecting against PTSD
Sunday, January 22, 2017
A new study examines how the sex hormone estrogen affects gene regulation in the brain, affecting the formation of fear memories and PTSD.
Medical News Today: Inattentive ADHD: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Learn all about inattentive ADHD, a type of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. This article looks at the condition's symptoms and treatment options.
Medical News Today: Can Marijuana Help Treat Fibromyalgia?
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Many people use marijuana as for pain relief, so might it be used as treatment for fibromyalgia? Learn about what research has to say about the drug.
Medical News Today: Death risk may be higher for participants of U.S. food assistance program
Saturday, January 21, 2017
A new study finds that subjects who are a part of the federal food assistance program SNAP may be at a much higher risk of death than nonparticipants.
Medical News Today: 'Soft robot' designed to pump failing hearts
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Heart failure affects millions of Americans. A new wave of 'soft robots' capable of mimicking heart muscles may save lives on the transplant waiting list.
Medical News Today: Chewing your food could protect against infection
Friday, January 20, 2017
New research finds that chewing food can trigger the oral release of Th17 cells - a type of immune cell that can help to protect against infection.
Medical News Today: Early-life asthma may contribute to childhood obesity
Friday, January 20, 2017
A new study examines the link between early-life asthma and the risk of developing obesity in childhood. The research also investigates asthma medication.
Medical News Today: Could statins help to reduce blood clots in veins?
Friday, January 20, 2017
A research review suggests that statins - commonly used for reducing cholesterol to prevent cardiovascular disease - may also prevent blood clots in veins.
Medical News Today: Prune Juice: Health Benefits and Nutritional Information
Friday, January 20, 2017
Learn about the major nutrients found in prunes, the amount of dietary fiber, and their medical properties. Should prune juice be given to children?
Medical News Today: Acute Coronary Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
Friday, January 20, 2017
Learn about different types of acute coronary syndrome and associated risk factors. How is it diagnosed and are there lifestyle changes that can help?
Medical News Today: Examining inflammation and gut bacteria in type 1 diabetes
Friday, January 20, 2017
Evidence for the role of gut bacteria and inflammation in the etiology of type 1 diabetes is steadily mounting. Breaking research adds more detail.
Medical News Today: Protein deficiency may explain kidney disease
Friday, January 20, 2017
A new study investigates the link between the circulating protein called 'soluble Klotho' and the risk of declining kidney function.
Medical News Today: Alzheimer's protein buildup disrupts the brain's navigation center
Thursday, January 19, 2017
New research suggests that a buildup of tau - a hallmark of Alzheimer's - interferes with the brain's GPS, explaining why some Alzheimer's patients wander.
Medical News Today: Sedentary lifestyle speeds up biological aging, study finds
Thursday, January 19, 2017
A new study looks at how a sedentary lifestyle, with little exercise, affects telomere length and leads to biological aging in older women.
Medical News Today: Dental implant with slow-release drug reservoir reduces infection risk
Thursday, January 19, 2017
A dental implant with a built-in reservoir allows the slow release of antimicrobial drugs that prevent and eliminate biofilms to reduce risk of infection.
Medical News Today: Types of Multiple Sclerosis: Differences in Symptoms and Outlook
Thursday, January 19, 2017
How do the symptoms differ with different types of multiple sclerosis? Learn about how MS is diagnosed and how treatments differ between these types.
Medical News Today: Cachexia: Symptoms, Treatment, and Outlook
Thursday, January 19, 2017
What causes cachexia, what are the risk factors, and what are the complications? Can cachexia be prevented, and what is cancer anorexia cachexia syndrome?