FDA probes alkaline water seller in Nevada over hepatitis and liver damage links
The Food and Drug Administration is investigating Nevada-based company Real Water over accusations linking its alkaline water to hepatitis, liver damage and other health...
1 day ago - Natural News
Q&A: Diagnosing new HCV infections more challenging during COVID-19 pandemic
It has been well over year since the COVID-19 pandemic began, and all aspects of health care have been impacted in various ways. WHO's goal to eliminate viral hepatitis by 2030...
1 day ago - Healio - 2 articles
Novel mutations in the PHKB gene in an iranian girl with severe liver involvement and glycogen storage disease type IX: a case report and review of literature
Glycogen storage disease type IXb is one of the rare variants of GSDs. It is a genetically heterogeneous metabolic disorder due to deficient hepatic phosphorylase kinase...
2 days ago - BMC - 2 articles
The mRNA Vaccines Are Looking Better and Better
A year ago, when the United States decided to go big on vaccines, it bet on nearly every horse, investing in a spectrum of technologies. The safest bets, in a way, repurposed...
3 days ago - The Atlantic
Exercise promotes healthy living and a healthy liver
Researchers have shown that an exercise regimen reduces liver steatosis and stiffness in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. These gains in hepatic health are...
4 days ago - ScienceDaily
Gender and gut microbiota composition determine hepatic bile acid, metabolic and inflammatory response to a single fast-food meal in healthy adults
Regular consumption of fast-food as a form of typical Western style diet is associated with obesity and the metabolic syndrome, including its hepatic manifestation nonalcoholic...
4 days ago - Clinical Nutrition - 2 articles
Effects of supplementation with main coffee components including caffeine and/or chlorogenic acid on hepatic, metabolic, and inflammatory indices in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and type 2 diabetes: a randomized, double-blind,
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is much more frequent and more severe, including cirrhosis, hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with type 2 diabetes. Coffee is a complex...
7 days ago - Nutrition Journal
Impact of serum autotaxin level correlating with histological findings in biliary atresia
Portoenterostomy is the standard treatment for biliary atresia that reduces jaundice in two thirds of cases. However, progressive liver fibrosis is common, leading to cirrhosis...
8 days ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery - 2 articles
Study finds differences in domestic food prep practices
Researchers have studied the relationship between consumer practices, kitchens, and the risk of cross-contamination with pathogens in Europe. Participants from 87 households in...
8 days ago - Food Safety
National hepatitis A outbreak mostly over in West, but continues in East
The national hepatitis A outbreak has not yet burned out. Since 2016, 35 states have reported 38,476 hepatitis A cases. Through April 2, 2021, 61 percent or 23,373 of the...
10 days ago - Food Safety
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Man charged with attempted murder after allegedly driving over woman repeatedly
The 27-year-old man from NSW allegedly drove over the 47-year-old multiple times during a rampage at a property north of Brisbane.
Mixed results: Australian swim coach wants improvement ahead of Olympic trials
Australia's head swimming coach Rohan Taylor liked what he saw on the Gold Coast but wants to see some sharp improvement in a key meet in Sydney in May.
Iran state television names suspect in Natanz nuclear facility attack
Iran says the alleged saboteur fled the country an hour before it's nuclear facility was damaged.
Prince Philip's funeral a reminder of the power of rituals
During a time of emotional upheaval, rituals are the guard-rails to keep people from tumbling over. They tell the troubled Prince Andrew where to stand and how to be. They...
Czechs blame notorious Russian spies for 2014 attack on munitions depot
The two Russian spies blamed by Britain for poisoning ex-spy Sergie Skripal and his daughter have been named by the Czechs as suspects in a 2014 explosion.
Funk/hip-hop bonanza fires sparks in a tinderbox
Genesis Owusu provided the perfect return to the dancefloor for the throng which turned out to revel in his high-energy brand of post-funk jazz-soul.
Don't forget Australian students in chase for internationals
COVID-19 has given us the opportunity to strengthen our approach to international education and to ensure our universities are delivering for Australian students.
Brilliant Bulls crush NSW inside four days to claim Sheffield Shield title
Queensland needed five wickets to beat NSW for the first time in a Sheffield Shield final. The Blues didn't even survive the morning session.
Popovic, Talay on Victory radar as search for new coach begins
Tony Popovic and Ufuk Talay are on the radar for the vacant Melbourne Victory coaching hot seat.
Crime and thrills in a '60s sanctuary recalled for festival show
A new play premiering for Melbourne's rescheduled Midsumma Festival recalls the sights, sounds and conflicts of the old Kings Cross in Sydney.