Thursday, October 18, 2018

Probiotic Bacillus Eliminates Staphylococcus Bacteria

A new study shows that a "good" bacterium commonly found in probiotic digestive supplements helps eliminate Staphylococcus aureus, a type of bacteria that can...

Intermittent Fasting Reverses Type 2 Diabetes in New Paper

Planned intermittent fasting may help to reverse type 2 diabetes, suggest doctors writing in the journal BMJ Case Reports after three patients in their...

Gallium Overcomes Drug-Resistant Superbug, Improves Lung Function in Cystic Fibrosis Patients...

The lack of new antibiotics is among the most critical challenges facing medicine. Researchers have been on the hunt for new drugs to combat...

Type and Severity of Cold Symptoms Are Controlled by Bacteria Living...

In news with several layers of weird, researchers have determined that the mix of bacteria that live inside your nose – yes, there are...

NAC Reduces Joint Damage, Prevents Osteoarthritis in Mouse Study

In a series of recent experiments, scientists discovered that a common dietary supplement, NAC (N-acetyl cysteine) effectively prevents joint damage and loss of cartilage...

Poor Contact Lens Hygiene Linked to Increase in Rare Eye Infection

A new outbreak of a rare but preventable eye infection that can cause blindness has been identified in contact lens wearers in a new...

Short and Fragmented Sleep Linked to Narrowing and Hardening of Arteries

According to new research, sleeping less than six hours or waking up several times in the night is associated with an increased risk of...

New Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis Reduces Brain Shrinkage by 50 Percent

Results of a new clinical drug trial offer much-needed hope for people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) — a neurological condition that affects primarily women...

Novel Antioxidant Reduces Risk for Second Heart Attack, Stroke

Doctors have long known that in the months after a heart attack or stroke, patients are more likely to have another attack or stroke....

Healthy Cellular Aging in Women Linked to Diet

Eating a diet rich in fruits, vegetables and whole grains and low in added sugar, sodium and processed meats could help promote healthy cellular...

Autism Risk Linked to DDT Insecticide Exposure in New Study

A study of more than 1 million pregnancies in Finland reports that elevated levels of a metabolite of the banned insecticide DDT in the...

No Level of Alcohol is Safe According to New Study

A new scientific study concludes there is no safe level of drinking alcohol. The study, published in the August 24, 2018 international medical journal...