Sunday, October 17, 2021

Scientists Reverse Age-Related Memory Loss in Mice

Scientists at Cambridge and Leeds have successfully reversed age-related memory loss in mice and say their discovery could lead to the development of treatments...

Personalized 3D Printed Knee Implants Could Help Thousands of Arthritis Sufferers

A groundbreaking new treatment that uses 3D printing to create personalized knee implants could bring relief to tens of thousands of knee osteoarthritis sufferers. The...

Plastic Trojan Horse – Accumulation of Bacteria-Tainted Plastics in Food Underestimated

A new study reports that the accumulation of plastics in foods may be underestimated. There is also concern these microplastics can carry potentially harmful...

New Exosome Spray Heals Heart Tissues Damaged by Heart Attack

Heart attack, or myocardial infarction, is one of the leading causes of death worldwide. Although modern surgical techniques, diagnostics and medications have greatly improved...

Fibromyalgia Likely an Autoimmune Condition – Antibodies That Trigger Pain Identified...

New research has shown that many of the symptoms in fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) are caused by antibodies that increase the activity of pain-sensing nerves...

Amyloid Plaques Are Consequence, Not Cause, of Alzheimer’s Disease in New...

Scientists say restoring a brain protein, not removing amyloid plaques, should be the target of Alzheimer's dementia therapies Experts estimate more than 6 million Americans...

Eating White Button Mushrooms Could Slow Progression of Prostate Cancer

Mouse study suggests mushrooms may suppress androgen receptor activity. The chemicals present in white button mushrooms may slow the progression of prostate cancer, according to...

Eating Chocolate For Breakfast Can Reduce Hunger and Benefit Weight Control

Eating milk chocolate every day may sound like a recipe for weight gain, but a new study of postmenopausal women has found that eating...

It’s True – Stress Does Turn Hair Gray (And it’s Reversible)

Legend has it that Marie Antoinette's hair turned gray overnight just before her beheading in 1791. Though the legend is inaccurate – hair that...

Reducing Intake of Sugar and Fat to Suppress Psoriasis, Joint Inflammation

The secret to healthier skin and joints may reside in gut microorganisms. A study led by UC Davis Health researchers has found that a...

Study Strengthens Links Between Red Meat and Heart Disease

An observational study in nearly 20,000 individuals has found that greater intake of red and processed meat is associated with worse heart function. The...

Consumption of Red Seaweeds Linked to Lower Risk for Colon, Colorectal...

Red seaweeds have been prevalent in the diets of Asian communities for thousands of years. In a new study, published in Marine Drugs, researchers...