Anticholinergic Drug Use Linked to Dementia 20 Years Before Diagnosis

The largest and most detailed study of the long-term impact of anticholinergic drugs, a class of drugs commonly prescribed in the United States and...

Baking Soda Reduces Inflammation of Rheumatoid Arthritis, Other Autoimmune Diseases

A daily dose of baking soda may help reduce the destructive inflammation of autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, according to a new study published...

‘Kissing Virus’ Linked to Lupus, Multiple Sclerosis, Diabetes, Celiac and Other...

A ground breaking study by scientists at Cincinnati Children's Hospital reveals that the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) – best known for causing mononucleosis – also...

Nicotinomide Riboside Mimics Caloric Restriction, May Reverse Cardiovascular Aging

Scientists have long known that restricting calories can fend off physiological signs of aging, with studies in fruit flies, roundworms, rodents and even people...

Daily Ibuprofen Can Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease According to Neuroscientists

A Vancouver-based research team has successfully carried out studies that suggest that, if started early enough, a daily regimen of the non-prescription NSAID (nonsteroidal...

Gastric Balance: Heartburn Not Always Caused by Excess Acid

The human requirement for vitamins, minerals and other nutrients remains relatively constant throughout adult life. Unfortunately our ability to properly digest food and absorb...

Male Breast Growth Linked to Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals in Lavender and...

A new study lends further evidence to a suspected link between abnormal breast growth in young boys – called prepubertal gynecomastia – and regular...

High Omega-6 Levels May Protect Against Premature Death

Could omega-6 fatty acids protect you against premature death? The answer is yes, according to a new University of Eastern Finland study. While protecting...

Artificial Sweetener Could Intensify Symptoms of Crohn’s Disease

In a study that has implications for humans with inflammatory diseases, researchers from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and colleagues have found...

The Enemy Within: Gut Bacteria Drive Autoimmune Disease

Bacteria found in the small intestines of mice and humans can travel to other organs and trigger an autoimmune response, according to a new...