Anti-Aging Compound Myricetin offers Heart, Brain, and Anti-Cancer Benefits
Myricetin is a naturally-occurring phenolic compound that is found in vegetables, fruits, nuts, berries, tea, and red wine. “Myricetin is a common plant-derived flavonoid and...
1 month ago - The Life Extension
Why You Should Be Eating More Porcini Mushrooms
By Dr. Mercola Aside from being rich in valuable nutrients such as fiber, vitamins B and C, calcium, potassium, phosphorus, magnesium, selenium and zinc, mushrooms are also...
2 monthes ago - Mercola
Little-known fruits contain powerful anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant agents
Research shows that five fruit species native to Brazil's Atlantic Rainforest biome have bioactive properties as outstanding as those of blueberries, cranberries, blackberries...
3 monthes ago - ScienceDaily
Could a tiny bit of microRNA provide a route to new Alzheimer's therapies?
The National Institute on Aging awarded a $2.6-million, five-year grant to UNC's Mohanish Deshmukh's lab to explore miR-29, a key molecule that helps mature brain cells avoid...
5 monthes ago - UNC Healthcare
Unraveling Alzheimer's: New Study Documents How Brain Cells Go Bad
In a first-of-its-kind study, UNC researchers show how a damaging cascade of events inside brain cells - and related to Alzheimer's disease - can be stopped or reversed.
5 monthes ago - UNC Healthcare - 2 articles
As far as food fads go, the past couple of years have stuffed us full, with healthy trends such as acai bowls and avocado toast having massive surges in popularity. One of the...
6 monthes ago - Skinny Gene Project
A new resource for Alzheimer's and dementia caregivers
Longtime UNC family medicine researcher Philip Sloane, MD, MPH, wrote a book that employs the latest clinical evidence to help those caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease...
7 monthes ago - UNC Healthcare
A Treatable Dementia
With the aging of the population, there is a dramatic rise in the prevalence of age-related cognitive decline or dementia. While many people fear the dementia associated with...
8 monthes ago - Northern Westchester
UNC labs awarded Emerging Challenges in Biomedical Research grants
The UNC School of Medicine and NC TraCS announced that three labs were selected for $50,000 pilot grants to further Alzheimer's Disease research being conducted at UNC.
9 monthes ago - UNC Healthcare
Researchers find molecular trigger for brain inflammation
UNC School of Medicine research findings could lead to new drug targets for treating multiple sclerosis and other neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer's disease.
9 monthes ago - UNC Healthcare
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The 11 Best Hairstyles for Medium-Length Hair
Long hair is often portrayed as romantic, dreamy, and feminine. Short hair can be fun, edgy, and unique. But if you think there's anything boring about middle length hair...
Women opt for cosmetic surgery to get a 'designer vagina'
The quest for physical perfection and anti-ageing is moving south with women undergoing cosmetic surgery to get 'designer vaginas'.
South Beach Symposium highlights ‘cutting edge' advancements in dermatology...
March 1 through 4, the 16th annual South Beach Symposium will offer “cutting edge” education to attendees on the latest treatments, technologies and procedures in clinical and...
How can I get rid of milia?
Is it possible to remove milia? We look at home remedies, medical treatments, and ways to prevent these small, white bumps from occurring.
Everything You Need to Know About Cosmetic Rhinoplasty
Sometimes a little change can transform your entire appearance. Although each procedure we offer is transformative, our rhinoplasty patients often experience some of the...
The 6 Best Vitamins and Serums for Hair, Brow, and Nail Growth
Want stronger hair, nails, and brows? Here's your guide to the best vitamins, serums, shampoos, and other treatments that live up to their claims and can actually make a...
Kate Middleton Is Bringing Back the Hair Net
This old-fashioned hair accessory is the secret to her perfectly coiffed style. When you think about hair nets, chances are your thoughts turn to the food industry, rather than...
Highland Hospital Offers Nitrous Oxide as Pain Management Option for...
Highland Hospital is now the first hospital in the Rochester region to offer nitrous oxide as an additional pain relief option to mothers in labor.