FDA approves new treatment for non-metastatic, castration-resistant prostate cancer
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Erleada for the treatment of patients with prostate cancer that has not spread , but that continues to grow despite...
7 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
12 Essential Vitamins for Healthy Aging
It doesn't usually take much time for young kids to learn the importance of getting their vitamins, whether it's a chewable tablet or, ideally, in healthy food choices like...
19 days ago - Active Beat
What are the best foods to fight aging?
What are some of the best foods for a healthful diet that will help you live a long and happy life? Read on to learn which dietary staples to keep in mind.
26 days ago - Medical News Today
Canberra biophysicist Graham Farquhar the 2018 Senior Australian of the Year
Canberra's Graham Farquhar has been named the Senior Australian of the Year in recognition of his work in protecting food security.
27 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald - 3 articles
What are phytoestrogens? Benefits and foods
Phytoestrogens are a natural compound found in plants. When eaten, they may affect a person in the same way as estrogen produced by the body.
1 month ago - Medical News Today
What Can You Eat On the Mediterranean Diet?
The news about the Mediterranean diet keeps getting better. Two studies were recently published about the less-known benefits of the popular eating plan: In one, men who...
1 month ago - Time
Our bodies may be treating fast food like an invading bacterial infection - and it could be killing us
Our bodies may react to servings of fast food the same way it treats an invading bacterial infection, martialling certain immune cells and potentially contributing to serious...
1 month ago - National Post - 3 articles
Farm To Cafeteria Canada Offering $10,000 Grants. Should Your School Apply? Details Here!
When I first heard about Farm to Cafeteria Canada grants I immediately asked if they wanted to write a guest post explaining how they work. Happily Carolyn Webb, the...
1 month ago - Weighty Matters
Clinical study investigates lifestyle biomarkers in prostate cancer survivors
Advanced glycation end products, which have been linked to many chronic diseases, including diabetes, cardiovascular disease and cancer, build up in the body from birth due to...
1 month ago - News Medical
FDA calls for safety recall, disallows medical food positioning on osteoarthritis product
FDA has branded one of medical food specialist Primus Pharmaceuticalsâ products as an unapproved drug and has stipulated a recall based on what it called âlife threateningâ...
1 month ago - NutraIngredients-USA
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Protein Levels in Spinal Fluid can Contribute Parkinson's Disease
Alpha-synuclein protein levels were found to be lower in cerebrospinal fluid collected in Parkinson's disease patients suffering from postural instability and gait difficulty.
Irregular Sleep in Menopause Linked to Hot Flashes, Depression
Menopausal women with sleep problems face a higher risk of hot flashes and depression.
Hormone Therapy for Menopause may Reduce Spinal Curvature
Menopausal hormone therapy helps reduce curvature of the spine. The risk of developing age-related hyperkyphosis declines with hormone therapy.
Communication Therapy Helps Couples Dealing With Dementia
Creative couples' intervention significantly helps people with Alzheimer's communicate. Communication intervention helps family caregivers and spouses.
What are my options for private duty home care?
It's a common assumption about private duty home care. “Medicare will pay for whatever home care I need. If I'm unable to get out of bed, shower or prepare a meal, it will...
Bedridden from the flu? Medicare can't help you
It's a particularly nasty flu season this year, expected to be one of the worst in history... and since it peaks through March, it's not over yet. In fact, it hasn't even...
The Risks of Fish Oil Supplements
It's been a bad few years for fish oil, as I discuss in my video, Omega 3s, Prostate Cancer, and Atrial Fibrillation. Claims were crushed that the long-chain omega 3s in fish...
The cage that cuts the number of times men need the loo
A tiny wire cage may help men suffering symptoms of an enlarged prostate. The cage, implanted under sedation in five minutes, is designed to improve urine flow without any need...
Barnaby Joyce crisis to come to a head after Nationals MP calls for Deputy...
Senior ministers are pleading for "a bit of breathing space" for embattled Nationals leader Barnaby Joyce as the cracks in his party appear to widen.
Why I won't take Kochie's advice on prostate cancer screening
Having researched screening programs, I have never had, and never will have, a PSA test. A lot of my medical colleagues feel the same way.