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Osteoarthritis and Cartilage Repair Tissues Grown From Nose Cells

Swiss doctors have used cartilage cells harvested from patients' own noses to successfully produce cartilage transplants for the treatment of the knees of 10 adults...

FDA: Homeopathic Teething Gels May Have Killed 10 Babies, Sickened 400

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has warned parents to stop using homeopathic products to treat their babies’ teething pains, citing an investigation into “adverse events" linked to the...

Calcium Supplements May Clog Arteries and Damage Heart

After 10 years of medical tests on more than 6,000 people in a federally funded heart disease study, researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine and elsewhere...

New Study: One Gene Controls Your Preference for Foods High in...

People who carry variants in a particular gene have an increased preference for high fat food, but a decreased preference for sugary foods. This...

New Study Shows How Chinese Medicine Kills Cancer Cells

Austrailian researchers at the University of Adelaide have shown how a complex mix of plant compounds derived from ancient clinical practice in China –...

How Ginger and Chili Peppers Work Together to Reduce Cancer Risk

For many people, there's nothing more satisfying than a hot, spicy meal. But some research has suggested that capsaicin, the compound that gives chili...

New Finding May Lead to Effective Therapy for Inflammatory Diseases

Scientists have made a major breakthrough in understanding the workings of the cellular machinery involved in a host of inflammatory diseases. Their discovery opens...

Vitamin B Levels in Pregnancy Linked to Increased Eczema Risk in...

Infants whose mothers had a higher level of a particular type of vitamin B during pregnancy have a lower risk of eczema at age...

Surprising Role of Biological ‘Dark Matter’ in Development of Heart Failure

Scientists at UCLA have identified a molecule that appears to play a key role in the development of heart failure. The scientists found that...

Preventing Glaucoma From Worsening with Vitamins and Nutrients

By Amish Doshi, MD, Glaucoma Research Foundation A healthy lifestyle, consisting of balanced nutrition, moderate exercise, and appropriate rest is an important part of your...