A novel model for predicting incident moderate to severe anemia and iron deficiency in patients with newly diagnosed ulcerative colitis
Digestive Diseases and Sciences
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Study shows how gut microbiota may play role in effectiveness of chemotherapy drugs
The bacteria residing in your digestive tract, or your gut microbiota, may play an important role in your ability to respond to chemotherapy drugs in the clinic, according to a...
6 hours ago - News Medical - 6 articles
Researchers awarded $1.8 million grant to develop Transdisciplinary Care Model for type 1 diabetes
Only 21 percent of adolescents with type 1 diabetes maintain the recommended A1C levels, According to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases...
8 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Coffee Enemas and Health: A Science-Based Look at the hole Picture
I love coffee. It's the best thing about mornings. But an unconventional way to enjoy your morning brew has emerged... In your rectum. It's called a coffee enema and is a trend...
16 hours ago - Diet vs Disease
Does the microbiome play a role in the effectiveness of colorectal cancer treatment?
C. elegans, fed a diet of E. coli bacteria, are 100 times more sensitive to the chemotherapy drug floxuridine, commonly used to treat colon cancer, than worms fed different...
18 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 5 articles
Koreans serve seaweed soup to women right after they give birth, believing it to be a restorative soup that's high in nutrients for new mothers. However, it's not just new...
1 day ago - Mark's Daily Apple
Mice study yields important clues about protective role of Clostridia strains
Hundreds of thousands of babies worldwide die every year from infections that ravage their digestive systems - including those caused by Salmonella and E. coli bacteria...
3 days ago - News Medical
I Gave Up Sugar to Cure Belly Bloat, but These 2 Surprising Things Happened
Giving up sugar for an addict like myself was one of the hardest things I ever had to do - and I've been through two natural childbirths! Yep, I am comparing not eating...
3 days ago - PopSugar
12 Healthy Food Swaps For Your Favorite Refined Carbs
Make no mistake: Carbohydrates are essential-they're the body's main energy source. But the more refined a carb is, the worse it is for you: “Refined carbs have had much of the...
3 days ago - Time
Man Tries to Cure Constipation By Putting a Live, 20-Inch Eel Up His Anus
Rodale Inc. He told doctors initially that it just swam in there by itself A Chinese man had to undergo emergency surgery to remove a live eel from his intestines, and told...
4 days ago - Mens health
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Gut Bacteria Determines the Effectiveness of Colorectal Cancer Treatment
The human microbiota plays a role in deciding the effectiveness of colorectal cancer treatment.
Only One Out Of Five Child Abuse Victims Gets Treated: Study
In England and Wales, one in five children is severely injured due to child abuse.
Apple and Nike Gave the Apple Watch a Stylish Upgrade
Photograph by Nike The new NikeLab comes in a more subtle colorway. Love tracking your miles but hate the flashy, neon look of most fitness gear? We hear you. So did Apple and...
Growing attention turns to cerebrospinal fluid pressure in glaucoma
Reviewed by R. Rand Allingham, MD Elevated intraocular pressure has long been recognized to play a role in glaucoma, and data from population-based studies demonstrate that...
World Malaria Day 2017: Essential Steps To Prevent Malaria
Few essential steps to recognize the early symptoms of malaria and the ways to tackle it.
Does Death of Siblings in Childhood Increase Death Risk of Surviving Children?
Loss of same-sex sibling or sibling with closer age, increases the likelihood of death among surviving children.
Can an Antiviral Drug During Pregnancy Reduce Hepatitis B Transmission to...
Hepatitis is a viral infection that causes liver inflammation. Mother to child transmission during pregnancy could be prevented by anti-viral therapy.
Want to get over your recent break-up? Do anything
This placebo effect influences brain regions associated with emotions and releases dopamine - known as the 'feel-good' hormone, researchers at the University of Colorado at...
Financial Strain May Increase Chances of Low-birth-Weight Babies
Pregnant moms who are socioeconomically disadvantaged have a higher likelihood of having smaller babies.
Dangers of Indoor Tanning Perceived Through Images of Skin Cancer
Although the health risks associated with indoor tanning are clear, tanning bed use among college-aged women is still popular.