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Even light exercise can increase men's lifespan
22 Feb 2018 • 2 comments
A new study published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine finds that even a few minutes of low-intensity physical activity may significantly reduce mortality risk among senior men. The Centers...
How to lower insulin levels?
22 Feb 2018 • 3 comments
New antibiotic family discovered in dirt
22 Feb 2018
US scientists have discovered a new family of antibiotics in soil samples. The natural compounds could be used to combat hard-to-treat infections, the team at Rockefeller University hopes. Tests show...
Anti-depressants: Major study finds they work
22 Feb 2018 • 5 comments
Scientists say they have settled one of medicine's biggest debates after a huge study found that anti-depressants work. The study, which analysed data from 522 trials involving 116,477 people, found...
8 Diet tips for people with Ankylosing Spondylitis
9 Feb 2018 • 3 comments
Even though there is no proof that diet can be part of a treatment plan for people with Ankylosing spondylitis, it is highly recommended for patients to pay attention to what they eat. The reason is...
6 Relaxation Tips for Better Crohn's Disease Management
9 Feb 2018 • 2 comments
Stress doesn't cause Crohn's. But for a lot of people, it can make symptoms worse. It may also trigger flare-ups. It's not always easy to control stress, but some relaxation techniques might help. Th...
The end of toxic chemo? Blocking vitamin B-2 may stop cancer
1 Feb 2018
New research published in the journal Aging finds a compound that stops cancer cells from spreading by starving them of vitamin B-2. The findings may revolutionize traditional chemotherapy. A team of...
Alzheimer's: Brain implant could improve cognitive function
1 Feb 2018 • 2 comments
Researchers report the success of a clinical trial that tested the effectiveness of deep brain stimulation for slowing function-related cognitive decline. This enables people affected by Alzheimer's...
Vaping may raise cancer and heart disease risk, study suggests
1 Feb 2018