• Genes Found Related to the Reduction of Proteins that Contribute to Alzheimer's Onset

    30 days ago - By Health Status

    Alzheimer's Disease and other cognitive dementia conditions are an increasingly important subject for medical researchers as the population lives longer and rates of dementia rise along with the greater lifespans. One team of research scientists are looking to a molecular map of the brains of older people as one way to better understand cognitive decline...
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  • Positive Attitude May Help Fight Cancer

    Positive Attitude May Help Fight Cancer

    30 days ago - By Medindia Health

    Israel Institute of Technology researchers stated that Positive thinking could help fight cancer and boost survival rates.
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  • Routine screening, treatment could help stem nationwide opioid epidemic

    Routine screening, treatment could help stem nationwide opioid epidemic

    30 days ago - By News Medical

    To help stem the nationwide opioid epidemic and related increases in HIV, hepatitis C and other infections, health care providers should routinely screen and treat patients for opioid abuse when they come to clinics and hospitals seeking other services.
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  • Molecules formed when the body metabolizes omega-3 fatty acids may inhibit cancer

    30 days ago - By News Medical

    A class of molecules formed when the body metabolizes omega-3 fatty acids could inhibit cancer's growth and spread, University of Illinois researchers report in a new study in mice.
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  • Mailing colorectal cancer tests to patients increases screening rates, report researchers

    30 days ago - By News Medical

    Mailing colorectal cancer screening tests to patients insured by Medicaid increased screening rates for this population, report researchers at the University of North Carolina Comprehensive Cancer Center.
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