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Menopause Shown to Worsen Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis in Women

A recent study published in Rheumatology suggests that women with rheumatoid arthritis suffer a greater decline in physical function following menopause. After studying 8189 women with...

Second Hand Plastic Toys Pose Risk to Children’s Health

Plastics found in many second hand toys could pose a risk to children's health, according to new research published in Environmental Science and Technology....

New Study Links Advanced Gum Disease with Increased Cancer Risk

Data from a long-term health study is providing new evidence of a link between advanced gum disease and increased risk of developing cancer. The study,...

Fibromyalgia Pain Linked to Hypersensitive “Explosive Synchronization” of Brain Networks

A new study finds that patients with fibromyalgia have brain networks primed for rapid, global responses to minor changes. This abnormal hypersensitivity, called explosive...

Curcumin-Derived Alzheimer’s Drug Reverses Aging in Mice, Human Trials Soon

An experimental drug derived from curcumin is proving to be something of a modern elixir of life. The drug, referred to as J147, has...

Eating Apples and Tomatoes May Help Repair Lungs of Ex-Smokers

A study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health found the natural decline in lung function over a 10-year period was slower...

How a Popular Sugar Additive is Helping to Create and Spread...

Two bacterial strains that have plagued hospitals around the country may have been at least partly fueled by a sugar additive in our food...

Diabetes Drug ‘Significantly Reverses Memory Loss’ in Mice With Alzheimer’s

A drug developed for diabetes could be used to treat Alzheimer's after scientists discovered that it "significantly reversed memory loss" in mice through a...

Calcium and Vitamin D Supplements Fail to Prevent Bone Fractures in...

Nutrition researchers have been arguing for decades as to whether vitamin D and calcium supplemental actually work to prevent or reduce the incidence of...

Daily Serving of Leafy Greens Slows Brain Aging and Prevents Dementia

While cognitive abilities naturally decline with age, eating one serving of leafy green vegetables a day may aid in preserving memory and thinking skills...