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More than half the U.S. population is struggling with chronic illness, 1 and 1 in 5 deaths is obesity related. 2 We have overwhelming rates of heart disease, cancer and...
4 days ago - Mercola - 2 articles
Obesity and Knee Osteoarthritis Shorten Healthy Years of Life
Researchers estimate healthy years of life losses due to obesity and knee osteoarthritis in Americans 50-84 years of age
16 days ago - BWH
Risk stratification tool predicts functional disability in patients at high risk for OA
Easily acquired data - such as education, depression symptoms, strenuous activity and obesity - can help identify functional decline risk among individuals before they develop...
23 days ago - Healio
Research highlights importance of good sleep for prevention of Alzheimer's
Alzheimer's disease, a severe and lethal form of dementia , affects over 5 million Americans per year, 1 approximately 200,000 of which are under the age of 65. By 2050...
28 days ago - Mercola
New research shows Parkinson's disease origins in the gut
Your gut is a key player in your overall health, playing a role in your risk of chronic conditions like heart disease, 1 obesity, 2 sleep problems 3 and depression. 4...
1 month ago - Mercola
Cardiovascular risk linked not to weight, but to body fat storage
Research in a large cohort of women over the age of 50 suggests that body shape, resulting from fat distribution, is associated with cardiovascular risk.
1 month ago - Medical News Today - 2 articles
Metformin reduces risk of knee OA progression in patients with obesity
Metformin use was linked to a reduced rate of medial cartilage loss that may, in turn, reduce the risk for total knee replacement among patients with osteoarthritis who are...
1 month ago - Healio
Excess Body Fat Tied to Fatal Prostate Cancers
Fat in the thighs and abdomen was associated with advanced prostate cancers.
2 monthes ago - NY Times
Which Popular Food Ingredient Might Raise the Risk for Diabetes and Obesity?
Insight on one factor affecting rising obesity and diabetes
2 monthes ago - Healthy Aging
CHECK: Obesity doubles odds of patellofemoral OA within 8 years
TORONTO - Obesity at baseline was associated with development of patellofemoral osteoarthritis within 8 years, according to an analysis of the CHECK cohort presented...
3 monthes ago - Healio
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8 Ingenious ways to make CBD oil taste better
CBD oil is one of the most popular supplements on the market. Heralded as a cure-all for everything from acne to Parkinson's disease, there is no shortage of people interested...
Alzheimer's has been 'halted' in the laboratory
A team from the University of California, Irvine, found that microglia cells in the brain 'attack' harmful amyloid β plaques. This 'switches off' genes that are required for...
Fatigue in Parkinson's disease is associated with lower diastolic blood pressure
Fatigue is a common debilitating symptom in Parkinson's disease. A novel research study has found that fatigue symptoms in PD are associated with small but persistent...
Alzheimer's and Migraine; Duchenne Drug Nixed; Ritalin on the Brain
News and commentary from the world of neurology and neuroscience
Research explains why many psychiatric drugs that work in the lab don't work...
Current drug development for neuropsychiatric disorders is in crisis, say experts. More than 90 percent of all drugs that are developed for illnesses like schizophrenia...
High Levels of Exhaust Pollutants May Raise Risk for AMD
Exposure to high levels of exhaust may raise the risk of age-related macular degeneration , a new study suggests. Reuters Health Information
New pharmaceutical target reverses osteoporosis in mice
Biomedical engineers have discovered that an adenosine receptor called A2B can be pharmaceutically activated to reverse bone degradation caused by osteoporosis in mouse models...
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I Tried a Vector Prostate Massager and It Hit the Spot, Literally
It's the ideal toy for anyone interested in butt stuff.
Johns Hopkins researchers reveal why deep brain stimulation improves...
In a new study of seven people with Parkinson's disease, Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers report evidence that deep brain stimulation using electrical impulses jumpstarts the...