4 Reasons to Do Intermittent Fasting - They All Prolong Your Life!
Intermittent fasting has steadily been gaining popularity, and for so many reasons. It has more health benefits than you can count on your fingers and toes; one of the most...
6 days ago - PopSugar
Quercetin, a plant pigment, helps neutralize damage from toxic pesticides
At this point, there is no longer any doubt that the pesticides used on a massive scale in conventional farming are harmful to humans, animals and the environment. Exposure to...
7 days ago - Natural News
UCI Health Parkinson's Disease Symposium to behavioral symptoms, surgical options and research into novel therapies
UCI Health will present a free Parkinson's disease symposium on Saturday, Oct. 13, for patients and their caregivers to learn more about behavioral symptoms, surgical options...
9 days ago - UC Irvine Health - 2 articles
Forms of Sleep Disturbances Increase as Parkinson's Progresses
Sleep disturbances are common across the stages of Parkinson's disease and increase with disease progression. A study suggests that because there is little overlap, they may...
10 days ago - Medscape
Study: Brain's neurons are more changeable in adulthood than previously thought
UT Southwestern researchers attempting to transform supporting brain cells into neurons instead reprogrammed mature inhibitory neurons into a different type of neuron that...
10 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
New transgenic mouse model sheds light on biological causes of Parkinson's disease
Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disorder that presents clinically with abnormal movement and tremors at rest.
10 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Severe Constipation Tied to Faster Progression in Parkinson's
About one third of patients with Parkinson's have constipation at diagnosis. For those who do, constipation severity at baseline predicts faster disease progression, a...
11 days ago - Medscape
Ketogenic Diet Helps Nonmotor Symptoms in Parkinson's
Both a low fat, high carbohydrate diet and a ketogenic diet improve Parkinson's symptoms, but the ketogenic approach benefited patients' nonmotor symptoms significantly better...
12 days ago - Medscape
Alzheimer's Aberrations; Dime-Sized Nerve Repair; 3-Minute Parkinson's Dx?
News and commentary from the world of neurology and neuroscience
12 days ago - MedPageToday
Scientists get the drop on the cell's nucleus
A team of physicists has devised a novel strategy that uses naturally occurring motions inside the human cell nucleus to measure the physical properties of the nucleus and its...
14 days ago - ScienceDaily
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Blasting prostate tumours with radiotherapy CAN increase the chances of survival
Targeting the source of advanced prostate cancer with radiotherapy after the disease has spread could increase the patient's chances of survival by 11 per cent.
New Immunotherapy Trial Offers Hope for Aggressive Breast Cancer Patients
Immunotherapy and chemotherapy together can tune the body's own immune system to attack triple-negative breast cancer, finds a new study.
Length of Breathing Disruption in Sleep Apnea May Help Predict Death Risk
The length of interrupted breathing in sleep apnea patients may be a better predictor of death risk. Men and women who have short apneas and hypopneas during sleep are at a...
Exercise can Reduce Fatigue Even in Patients With Advanced Lung Cancer: Study
Benefits of exercise are not just for healthy people, it can benefit even the patients with Advanced Lung Cancer. It has shown to reduce their fatigue and improve their well being.
Muscle Mass Plays a Key Role in a Person's Overall Health Status
Muscle mass plays a significant role in evaluating a person's overall health status. Low muscle mass is associated with an increased risk of serious health complications and...
E-cigarette Vaping Can Delay Wound Healing
Exposure to e-cigarette vaping is equally harmful as traditional cigarettes and can delay wound healing.
Cytokine Mediates Obesity-related Factors Linked to Colorectal Cancer: Study
New study reveals the close linkage of obesity and the inflammatory response and reflects the broad actions of IL-1a that define obesity as one of many inflammatory diseases.
Eating Beetroot, Spinach Can Help Prevent Vision Loss
Dietary nitrates rich food such as green leafy vegetables and beetroot can help decrease the risk of early macular degeneration, a common cause of vision loss in people over...
Eat These Foods to Protect Your Vision
With age, vision changes. If you're over 40, you probably already know that! Often, during the fourth decade, it becomes harder to focus on items that are close to your eyes...
Bob Harper Shares His 9 Best Weight-Loss Tips to Get You Motivated
You don't have to be a contestant on The Biggest Loser to lose weight. In fact, we have the next best thing: secrets from The Biggest Loser trainer turned host himself, Bob...