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Exercise Enhances Nerve Transmission and Improves Brain Chemistry to Protect Aging...

The brains of active older adults have higher levels of a class of proteins that have been shown to enhance the connections between neurons...

Common Compound in Consumer Products Harms Microbiome, Triggers Gut Inflammation

A new study conducted in mice demonstrates precisely how triclosan, an antimicrobial found in many household items, including some toothpastes, toys and thousands of...

Researchers Discover Unique ‘Supermere’ Nanoparticals Linked to Cancer, Alzheimer’s and COVID-19

Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center have discovered a nanoparticle released from cells, called a "supermere," which contains enzymes, proteins and RNA associated with...

Naturally Occurring Protein Reverses Muscle Wasting From Disease, Aging and Trauma

A discovery by Australian scientists may lead to faster recovery from muscle injuries and prevention of sarcopenia and related muscle wasting diseases. When muscles are...

Bleeding Gums Increase Risk of Heart Disease, Diabetes, Autoimmune and Mental...

British researchers have published a new study showing that people with periodontal disease face a significantly high risk of developing a range of other...

“Nocturnal Asthma” Study – How Melatonin Worsens Asthmatic Symptoms at Night

Patients with asthma often experience a worsening of asthmatic symptoms at night in so-called "nocturnal asthma." According to reports, more than 50% of asthma...

Reversing Cataracts Linked to 30% Lower Risk of Developing Dementia

Cataracts affect most older adults at risk for dementia, and now researchers are finding strong evidence that cataract surgery is associated with a lower...

Restoring Deep Sleep Wards Off Alzheimer’s Disease, Reduces Amyloid-Beta Plaque

People with Alzheimer’s disease have trouble sleeping and awaken frequently, but exactly why this happens is unclear. Multiple studies in humans and mice indicate...

A Second Cup of Coffee May Reduce Risk of Developing Alzheimer’s

Good news for those of us who can't face the day without our cup of coffee: a new long-term study has revealed drinking higher...

Morning Exposure to Deep Red Light Improves Declining Eyesight

Just three minutes of exposure to deep red light once a week, in the morning, can significantly improve declining eyesight, according to a pioneering...