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A Typical Communication Pattern of People with Alzheimer's Disease

A TYPICAL COMMUNICATION PATTERN OF PEOPLE WITH ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

As people live longer, we're seeing an increase in how many deal with cognitive problems such as dementia. It can be an embarrassing...

A TENTH of America's veteran coal miners have black lung disease, study reveals

A TENTH OF AMERICA'S VETERAN COAL MINERS HAVE BLACK LUNG DISEASE, STUDY REVEALS

Health officials say miners in the region are plumbing the depths of played-out coal seams using heavy blasting equipment that can...

 
 
 
Good cholesterol may increase risk of heart disease in older women

GOOD CHOLESTEROL MAY INCREASE RISK OF HEART DISEASE IN OLDER WOMEN

Hormonal changes during menopause can cause the 'healthy' HDL blood fat to become harmful - by enlarging the particles, say scientists...

Tingling Fingers or Toes? It Could Be Guillain-Barre Syndrome

TINGLING FINGERS OR TOES? IT COULD BE GUILLAIN-BARRE SYNDROME

Guillain-Barré syndrome is the most common cause of sudden-onset paralysis in the developed world, causing more than 6,000 hospitalizations...

 
 
 
How to Remove a Tick from Your Dog in 9 Easy Steps

HOW TO REMOVE A TICK FROM YOUR DOG IN 9 EASY STEPS

Warm weather means trips to the beach, going camping, and having fun with your furry friend. But it also means tick season is at its...

Fresh Off Bristol Buyout, IFM Backers Raise $31M to Plot a Second Strike

FRESH OFF BRISTOL BUYOUT, IFM BACKERS RAISE $31M TO PLOT A SECOND STRIKE

Nearly one year ago, biotech startup IFM Therapeutics sold some of its assets to Bristol-Myers Squibb for $300 million. But IFM's founders...

 
 
 
Service dog helps sniff out gluten for 6-year-old diagnosed with celiac disease

SERVICE DOG HELPS SNIFF OUT GLUTEN FOR 6-YEAR-OLD DIAGNOSED WITH CELIAC DISEASE

A boy with celiac disease is getting help from man's best friend in a unique way.

Mom accused of letting men rape her 2-year-old daughter

MOM ACCUSED OF LETTING MEN RAPE HER 2-YEAR-OLD DAUGHTER

Medical records stated that a Kansas City-area woman's child tested positive for a sexually transmitted disease.

 
 
 
FDA Warns: Low Fat Diets May Cause Heart Disease

FDA WARNS: LOW FAT DIETS MAY CAUSE HEART DISEASE

Discerning dog parents know that the corn, wheat and grain fillers used in many commercial dog foods provide little nutritional value...

New Delivery System for Bacteria-killing Phage to Fight Lung Disease

NEW DELIVERY SYSTEM FOR BACTERIA-KILLING PHAGE TO FIGHT LUNG DISEASE

Physicians can fight lung infections and cystic fibrosis in patients with a new delivery system for bacteriophages, says researcher...

 
 
 
Asafoetida, a plant used in traditional folk medicines, found to show antitumor effects on breast cancer

ASAFOETIDA, A PLANT USED IN TRADITIONAL FOLK MEDICINES, FOUND TO SHOW ANTITUMOR EFFECTS ON BREAST CANCER

Plants and herbs that have long been used in folk medicine may very well hold the key to treating modern-day diseases. In a study published...

Bill Gates just furthered his Alzheimer's Disease advocacy with a $30 million push to encourage early diagnostics for the illness

BILL GATES JUST FURTHERED HIS ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE ADVOCACY WITH A $30 MILLION PUSH TO ENCOURAGE EARLY DIAGNOSTICS FOR THE ILLNESS

REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Microsoft cofounder and Estee Lauder chairman emeritus Leonard Lauder said they will donate $30 million over...

 
 
 
The natural painkiller growing in your backyard: Wild lettuce is similar to morphine

THE NATURAL PAINKILLER GROWING IN YOUR BACKYARD: WILD LETTUCE IS SIMILAR TO MORPHINE

Pain is one of the most common symptoms of an injury or disease, and prescription drugs such as opioids that are used for pain relief...

Mycoplasma (+ 5 Natural Ways to Help Mycoplasma Treatment)

MYCOPLASMA (+ 5 NATURAL WAYS TO HELP MYCOPLASMA TREATMENT)

Mycoplasma are bacteria linked with everything from lung infections to pregnancy problems. No matter your age, gender or lifestyle,...

 
 
 

PLIANT THERAPEUTICS CLOSES $62M ROUND, EYEING FIBROTIC DISEASE WORK

California startup Pliant Therapeutics has raised a healthy $62 million series B to help fund its proof of concept tests across a range...

 
 
 

DOG OWNER'S WARNING AFTER NEW PUPPY INFECTED WITH DEADLY DISEASE

A DOG owner has told of her heartbreak to raise awareness of canine parvovirus after her new puppy had to be put down, as well as her...

 
 
 
Not Your Grandpa's Weed: 6 Ways CBD Oil Supports Your Health

NOT YOUR GRANDPA'S WEED: 6 WAYS CBD OIL SUPPORTS YOUR HEALTH

Pot, weed, grass, call it what you will, ‘cannabis' is having a moment, and with good reason: it's an amazing plant that is, at last,...

Boiling during home canning won't prevent botulism poisoning

BOILING DURING HOME CANNING WON'T PREVENT BOTULISM POISONING

People across the country are gearing up for home canning in efforts to preserve summer flavors for year-round enjoyment. Consequently,...