Friday, August 17, 2018

Gum Disease Bacteria Linked to Onset of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects a person's joints and internal organs, causing pain and leading to disability. Rheumatoid arthritis...

Probiotic and Triphala Combination Extends Fruitfly Lifespan by 60 Percent

You are what you eat. Or so the saying goes. Science now tells us that we are what the bacteria living in our intestinal...

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...

Menopause Shown to Worsen Symptoms of Rheumatoid Arthritis in Women

A recent study published in Rheumatology suggests that women with rheumatoid arthritis suffer a greater decline in physical function following menopause. After studying 8189 women with...

Old Human Cells Rejuvenated in Antiaging Breakthrough

A team led by Professor Lorna Harries, Professor of Molecular Genetics at the University of Exeter, has discovered a new way to rejuvenate inactive...

Diseases in Elderly Linked to Chronic Inflammation Triggered by Gut Bacteria

New research shows for the first time that gut bacteria from old mice trigger age-related chronic inflammation when transplanted into young mice. Called "inflammaging,"...

Protecting Your Brain From The Damaging Effects of Modern Stress and...

Our fast-paced, interconnected world is seemingly fueled by non-stop, 24-hour news cycles that are a significant source of stress and anxiety. And while a...

Global Study Finds Higher Saturated-Fat Intake Reduces Mortality

Results from a recently released, long awaited dietary study will put supporters of low-fat diets into a carbohydrate-fueled tailspin. According to the large cohort...

How Mitochondria Prevent Cell Death When Deprived of Nutrients

McGill University researchers have discovered a mechanism through which mitochondria, the energy factory of our body's cells, play a role in preventing cells from...

Selenium and CoQ10 Combo Cuts Heart Disease Death Rate in Half

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the developed world, killing more than 17 million per year, far more lives than cancer claims,...

Compound in Avocados, Leafy Greens, Shown to Slow Brain Aging

Spinach and kale are favorites of those looking to stay physically fit, but they also could keep consumers cognitively fit, according to a new...