Bonventre Receives NCATS/NIDDK Grant for Tissue Chip Development
Joseph Bonventre, MD, PhD, chief of the Divisions of Renal Medicine and Engineering in Medicine, was awarded a grant from the National Center for Advancing Translational...
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Feeling Painfully Stuffed? All of These Yoga Poses Relieve Bloating
Big meal? Lots of crazy bloating? You've passed the point of no return with gluten and dairy? Your digestion isn't doomed, you might just need some yoga. Seriously! The trick...
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Your Thanksgiving Weekend Workout Plan
Do not head into this feast-filled holiday without a plan to get yourself moving. Don't you always feel better after a sweat sesh? Here's four days worth of workouts to burn...
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12 Fast Ways to Relieve Your Bloating Right Now
If you're sitting at the dinner table staring at your stomach, wishing you wore an elastic waistband and praying to the bloat gods for some relief, we've heard your cries and...
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Bacteria in the intestine can play important pacemaker role in peristalsis
Spontaneous contractions of the digestive tract play an important role in almost all animals, and ensure healthy bowel functions. From simple invertebrates to humans, there are...
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No Link Between Proton Pump Inhibitors and Dementia Risk
Proton pump inhibitors are commonly prescribed to treat acid-related digestive problems do not increase the risk of dementia.
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Mystery Bloating? Here Are 8 Possible Culprits
Bloating can be more than annoying - it can be painful and sometimes even coupled with uncomfortable digestive issues. While there are things you can do to prevent bloating...
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Metabolites significantly affected in chronic kidney disease, study finds
Chronic kidney disease affects 1 in 7 people in the United States, according to the U.S. National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases.
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The 1 Thing I Gave Up in My Diet to Finally Kick My Bloating to the Curb
I've battled the bloat monster for years. I've tried all kinds of diets in an attempt to get rid of my bloating as well, from Paleo to Whole30 to raw. I settled on a...
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NIH funds research on exactly how TNF drives IBD
The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases of the NIH has provided $1.5 million to fund research to determine exactly how the cell signaling protein...
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Avatars can help schizophrenia patients control
Kings College London researchers and schizophrenia patients used computers to fine-tune the voices of these avatars, so the patients could come face-to-face with their tormentors.
Test to calculate oral sex risk
More than three in four adults do not consider themselves at risk of mouth cancer, found a Oral Health Foundation survey. There are 7,500 UK cases each year - a rise of 68% in...
Remember, and even control, your dreams with 3 easy steps to lucid dreaming
A study published online in the journal Dreaming has revealed that a combination of several techniques may help increase the likelihood of experiencing lucid dreams. Lucid...
Frequency of Cancer Recurrence in Cancer Survivors
Patients diagnosed with new cancer who have a history of cancer may be excluded from clinical trials and underrepresented in research.
Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine for Cancer Treatment
Antimalarial drugs, chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine could support cancer treatments in two-pronged attack by making tumor cells sensitive to treatment.
New Method Can Kill Cancer Cells Without Destroying Healthy Cells
A new method discovered can now target just the abnormal T-cells without destroying any of the healthy T-cells and can also lead to new treatment options.
Babies Can Tell How Badly You Want to Achieve A Goal
Babies as old as 10 months old can determine the value of a goal by observing people as to how hard they work to achieve that goal.
Genetic Factors Puts Individuals at High Risk for Stenosis, Says Study
Genetic and ethnic background may be underlying factors to acquired laryngotracheal stenosis , says study.
Scientists discover how common alcohol found in wine can kill cancer tumors
A new jelly-like implant filled with pure alcohol may show potential in addressing tumor growth and subsequent cancer onset, a study reveals. A team of researchers at the Duke...
Cinnamon spice powdered tree bark found to accelerate the body's fat burning
As the holiday season gets into full swing, there are two things you can be certain of: Tempting food will be everywhere, and flavors like cinnamon will feature prominently...