New prostate cancer endpoints, the FDA and Don Quixote
I greatly enjoyed my time as a member of Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee some years ago. I came to understand that we, as a community, received very good value from FDA...
1 month ago - Healio
It's Not Yet Clear How to Boost the Microbiome. But Diet Is the Best Bet
The gut microbiome-the billions of bacteria that live inside the human digestive tract-is the focus of some of today's most exciting and compelling medical research. Studies...
2 monthes ago - Time
Gut microbes play a significant role in the central nervous system digestive health is linked to your risk of neurodegenerative diseases
Right now, we are seeing neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson's and Alzheimer's in unprecedented numbers - and these figures are only expected to rise in the future. In...
2 monthes ago - Natural News
Keys to selecting the right telehealth platform
WASHINGTON - Whether for real-time e-visits or remote patient monitoring, telehealth is likely to play a big role in the future of medicine as more technology and devices...
3 monthes ago - Healio
What is hypochlorhydria?
People with hypochlorhydria are unable to produce enough stomach acid. This can lead to problems with digestion and nutritional deficiencies. Stress, advancing age, zinc...
3 monthes ago - Medical News Today
Eat more brown rice for a healthier brain
Consuming brown rice has been found to improve cognitive health and prevent the development of Alzheimer's disease. The animal study, published in the journal BMC Complementary...
3 monthes ago - Natural News
Food for thought: Brown rice reduces cognitive dysfunction linked to Alzheimer's
Researchers in Japan have found that Oryza sativa can prevent the development of dementia. In the study, published in the BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine...
3 monthes ago - Natural News
Are There Downsides to Intermittent Fasting?
Can fasting for short periods of time improve our health and even slow the aging process? Intermittent fasting is a hot topic right now. It's a style of eating that alternates...
3 monthes ago - Cathe Friedrich
Does Your Smoothie Need a Maca Boost? Maca Benefits, Explained
You may have noticed a new superfood in the aisles of your health food store or on the menu of your local smoothie bar. Hanging alongside spirulina and chia seeds is an...
5 monthes ago - Health
Low-fat meal enhances efficacy of reduced-dose abiraterone for prostate cancer
Russell Z. Szmulewitz Administration of low-dose abiraterone acetate with a low-fat meal demonstrated comparable activity to standard treatment for men with metastatic...
6 monthes ago - Healio - 2 articles
The headlines of Master Doctor
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.
Cranberry extract prevents Alzheimer's
Cranberry juice, which is full of antioxidants, demonstrates various health benefits and it is often used to prevent age-related brain decline. According to a study, cranberry...
Chronic Inflammation Linked to Increased Alzheimer's Disease Risk
ApoE4 gene carriers who have chronic inflammation are more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease, finds a new study.
Brain's connection to immune system discovered: New study identifies...
“We literally watched people's brains drain fluid into these vessels,” said Daniel S. Reich, senior investigator at the National Institutes of Health , as he was asked to...
Nearly 90% Free of Prostate Ca Progression With ADT, Pelvic Node RT
Data also showed trend toward reduction in distant metastases
Prostate RT Ups Overall Survival in Metastatic Disease
Benefit limited to men with low disease burden
Biomarker May Distinguish Parkinson's From MSA
Alpha-synuclein in brain-derived blood exosomes is a potential biomarker that allows Parkinson's disease to be more easily distinguished from multiple system atrophy . Medscape...
Scientists create genetic score that predicts lifespan
New research uncovers 21 genetic variants that are associated with changes in lifespan and presents a genetic score that predicts a person's survival.
Losing control of gene activity in Alzheimer's disease
Pioneering research into the mechanisms controlling gene activity in the brain could hold the key to understanding Alzheimer's disease and might help identify effective...
Epigenetic modifications may contribute to Alzheimer's Disease
Scientists report epigenetic modifications in the brains of patients with Alzheimer's, after observing differences in histone acetylation across the genome.