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Common Food Additive Linked to Microbiota and Gut Inflammation

New research provides evidence that nanoparticles, which are present in many food items, may have a substantial and harmful influence on human health. The study,...

Treating Insulin Resistance to Reduce Pain of Fibromyalgia

Researchers from The University of Texas at Galveston have been able to dramatically reduce the pain of fibromyalgia patients with a medication commonly used...

Erectile Dysfunction Drug Reverses Heart Failure in New Animal Study

Heart failure is a devastating condition that occurs when the heart becomes too weak to pump enough blood to meet the body's needs. In time...

Walnuts Lower Central Blood Pressure to Reduce Risk of Heart Disease

When combined with a diet low in saturated fats, eating walnuts may help lower blood pressure in people at risk for cardiovascular disease, according...

Breakthrough Blood Test Correctly Diagnoses Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

People suffering from chronic fatigue syndrome may soon have something they've been seeking for decades: scientific proof of their a debilitating ailment. Researchers at the...

New Approach “Locks-n-Blocks” Cancer Cells to Prevent Metastases

"They got all of it" are the reassuring words people hope to hear following cancer surgery, but a growing understanding of the science of...

Peppermint Oil Relaxes Spastic Esophagus to Relieve Chest Pain, Improve Swallowing

Imagine that while eating a delicious meal at your favorite restaurant, your joy is cut short because of difficulty swallowing your food, followed by...

Study Finds Health Problems in Second- and Third-Generation Offspring of Rats...

Washington State University researchers have found a variety of diseases and other health problems in the second- and third-generation offspring of rats exposed to...

Elderberry Compounds Directly Inhibit Flu Virus Entry and Replication in Human...

Folk medicines and herbal products have been used for millennia to combat a wide range of ailments, and in the process confounding modern scientists...

Gum Bacteria Linked to Alzheimer’s, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Pneumonia

Researchers are reporting new findings on how bacteria involved in gum disease can travel throughout the body, exuding toxins connected with Alzheimer's disease, rheumatoid...