Sunday, October 17, 2021

Live Viruses (Phages) Effective Against Drug Resistant Lung Infections

Phage therapy may be a safe and effective antibiotic alternative for the treatment of cystic fibrosis lung infections, scientists from the University of Liverpool’s Institute of Infection and...

Vitamin C Effective in Targeting, Stopping Cancer Stem Cells

Vitamin C is up to ten times more effective at stopping cancer cell growth than pharmaceuticals, according to scientists in Salford, UK. The new...

Common Food Additive Crosses Gut Barrier, Linked to Immune Disorders

A newly published study is adding to growing concerns over the use of titanium dioxide as a common food additive. Researchers from the The International Agency for Research on Cancer...

Fighting Insulin Resistance to Reverse Diabetes, Manage Weight and Reduce Carb...

According to the Journal of the American Medical Association nearly 50% of all adults in the U.S. are either currently diabetic or suffering from metabolic syndrom...

Low Vitamin D Levels Linked to Increased Risk of Bladder Cancer

Vitamin D deficiency is associated with an increased risk of developing bladder cancer, according to a systematic review of seven studies presented at the...

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...

Extending Anti-Estrogen Therapy by Five Years Helps Breast Cancer Patients

Breast cancer patients significantly benefit by taking hormone therapy drugs called aromatase inhibitors for an additional five years, according to a major study presented...

Women And Young People Under Age 35 Are Most Vulnerable To...

Women are almost twice as likely to experience anxiety as men, according to a review of existing scientific literature, led by the University of...

Low-Salt Diets May Increase Risk of Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) and Death

A large worldwide study has found that, contrary to popular thought, low-salt diets may not be beneficial and may actually increase the risk of...

Researchers Identify Best Foods for Preventing Chronic Inflammation

A new study by the University of Liverpool's Institute of Ageing and Chronic Disease has identified food stuffs that can help prevent chronic inflammation...

Study Links Saturated Fats with Altered Circadian Cycles and Metabolic Disorders

A new study explains why some saturated fats are 'bad' – and suggests that the problem may be in the timing. The research from Texas A&M links consumption of saturated...

Vitamin C From Fruits and Vegetables Shown to Protect Against Cataracts

Need another reason to eat more fruits and vegetables? Higher dietary intake of vitamin C has been found to have a potentially preventative effect on...