• Breastfeeding Cuts Heart Disease Risk in Mothers

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    Protective effect on heart health is increased in women who breastfed for longer periods of time, stated new study.
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  • Appendectomy increases risk for Parkinson's disease

    Appendectomy increases risk for Parkinson's disease

    1 month ago - By Healio

    SAN DIEGO - Patients who undergo appendectomy showed higher risk for developing Parkinson's disease, according to data presented at Digestive Disease Week.
    “One of the factors seen in brain of patients with Parkinson's disease is accumulation of an abnormal protein known as alpha-Synuclein is released by damaged nerve cells in the brain,” Gregory Cooper, MD, of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, said during a press conference held in advance of DDW. “It turns out that not only is alpha-Synuclein found in the brain of Parkinson's
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