New Study Links Advanced Gum Disease with Increased Cancer Risk

Data from a long-term health study is providing new evidence of a link between advanced gum disease and increased risk of developing cancer. The study,...

Fibromyalgia Pain Linked to Hypersensitive “Explosive Synchronization” of Brain Networks

A new study finds that patients with fibromyalgia have brain networks primed for rapid, global responses to minor changes. This abnormal hypersensitivity, called explosive...

Curcumin-Derived Alzheimer’s Drug Reverses Aging in Mice, Human Trials Soon

An experimental drug derived from curcumin is proving to be something of a modern elixir of life. The drug, referred to as J147, has...

Eating Apples and Tomatoes May Help Repair Lungs of Ex-Smokers

A study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health found the natural decline in lung function over a 10-year period was slower...

How a Popular Sugar Additive is Helping to Create and Spread...

Two bacterial strains that have plagued hospitals around the country may have been at least partly fueled by a sugar additive in our food...

Diabetes Drug ‘Significantly Reverses Memory Loss’ in Mice With Alzheimer’s

A drug developed for diabetes could be used to treat Alzheimer's after scientists discovered that it "significantly reversed memory loss" in mice through a...

Calcium and Vitamin D Supplements Fail to Prevent Bone Fractures in...

Nutrition researchers have been arguing for decades as to whether vitamin D and calcium supplemental actually work to prevent or reduce the incidence of...

Daily Serving of Leafy Greens Slows Brain Aging and Prevents Dementia

While cognitive abilities naturally decline with age, eating one serving of leafy green vegetables a day may aid in preserving memory and thinking skills...

Researchers Discover Urea Buildup in Brain Cells is Major Cause of...

An international team of scientists have confirmed the discovery of a major cause of dementia, with important implications for possible treatment and diagnosis. Professor Garth...

Drinking Hot Tea Linked to Lower Glaucoma Risk

Drinking a cup of hot tea at least once a day may be linked to a significantly lower risk of developing the serious eye...