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First molecular genetic evidence of PTSD heritability discovered

First molecular genetic evidence of PTSD heritability discovered

First molecular genetic evidence of PTSD heritability discovered PTSD is a common and debilitating mental disorder that occurs after a traumatic event. Credit: © Feng Yu / Fotolia A large…

Study Finds a Link Between Diet Drinks and Strokes That Cause Dementia

Study Finds a Link Between Diet Drinks and Strokes That Cause Dementia

  Firdaus Khaled/Shutterstock Study Finds a Link Between Diet Drinks and Strokes That Cause Dementia So much for that. MIKE MCRAE So you thought you’d live life to the max…

Fungi have enormous potential for new antibiotics

Fungi have enormous potential for new antibiotics

    Fungi have enormous potential for new antibiotics While Penicillia are already industrially used in the production of antibiotics, other pharmaceuticals, industrial enzymes and in the manufacturing of food…

Ten natural treatments for psoriatic arthritis

Ten natural treatments for psoriatic arthritis

Ten natural treatments for psoriatic arthritis Written by Jenna FletcherReviewed by Debra Sullivan, PhD, MSN, CNE, COI Psoriatic arthritis is a chronic disease marked by inflammation in the joints and…

Aussies Develop Drug That Stops Deadly Colon and Stomach Tumor Growth Cold

Aussies Develop Drug That Stops Deadly Colon and Stomach Tumor Growth Cold

Aussies Develop Drug That Stops Deadly Colon and Stomach Tumor Growth Cold © Sputnik/ Varvara Gert’e A team of Australian researchers have discovered a new method to fight colon and…

Do you REALLY want to know what Coke does to you? Disgusting experiment shows what happens when the soft drink mixes with your stomach acid

Do you REALLY want to know what Coke does to you? Disgusting experiment shows what happens when the soft drink mixes with your stomach acid

Do you REALLY want to know what Coke does to you? Disgusting experiment shows what happens when the soft drink mixes with your stomach acid Video of an experiment showing…

Hope for the paralyzed: Man moves paralyzed legs using device that stimulates spinal cord

Hope for the paralyzed: Man moves paralyzed legs using device that stimulates spinal cord

  Man moves paralyzed legs using device that stimulates spinal cord A combination of this technology and rehabilitation may help patients with spinal cord injuries regain control over previously paralyzed…

WARNING: This Soda Was Just Ruled ‘Poisonous’ In This Country

WARNING: This Soda Was Just Ruled ‘Poisonous’ In This Country

WARNING: This Soda Was Just Ruled ‘Poisonous’ In This Country Delish Madison Flager  © Scott Olson / Getty Sprite Was Just Ruled “Poisonous” In This Country This news will make…

Finally! The FDA Admits That Nearly Over 70% of U.S. Chickens Contain Cancer-Causing Arsenic

Finally! The FDA Admits That Nearly Over 70% of U.S. Chickens Contain Cancer-Causing Arsenic

Finally! The FDA Admits That Nearly Over 70% of U.S. Chickens Contain Cancer-Causing Arsenic © Provided by NewsCred I don’t know about the rest of you, but lately my poultry…

Hearing aid: Chinese surgeons transplant arm-grown ear to man’s head

Hearing aid: Chinese surgeons transplant arm-grown ear to man’s head

Hearing aid: Chinese surgeons transplant arm-grown ear to man’s head Doctors could hear blood circulating in the ear after the surgery. © China Daily / via Reuters A Chinese man…

Mouse study identifies new method for treating depression

Mouse study identifies new method for treating depression

Mouse study identifies new method for treating depression Inhibiting brain enzyme alleviates depression, and does it much faster than conventional antidepressants Standard antidepressant medications don’t work for everyone, and even…

Man with quadriplegia employs injury bridging technologies to move again — just by thinking

Man with quadriplegia employs injury bridging technologies to move again — just by thinking

Man with quadriplegia employs injury bridging technologies to move again — just by thinking First recipient of implanted brain-recording and muscle-stimulating systems reanimates limb that had been stilled for 8…

Health & Scientific Discovery: Lead exposure in childhood linked to lower IQ, lower status jobs, as adults

Health & Scientific Discovery: Lead exposure in childhood linked to lower IQ, lower status jobs, as adults

Lead exposure in childhood linked to lower IQ, lower status jobs, as adults Leaded gasoline creates a natural experiment in long-term study People screened for blood-lead level at age 11…

Scientists grow heart tissue on spinach

Scientists grow heart tissue on spinach

  Scientists grow heart tissue on spinach U.S. scientists have successfully cultivated human heart tissue on spinach leaves, and managed to make it beat for up to three weeks in…

Spinal Cord Stimulation Relieves Back Pain Without Opioids

Spinal Cord Stimulation Relieves Back Pain Without Opioids

Spinal Cord Stimulation Relieves Back Pain Without Opioids by Washington University in St. Louis Doctors who treat patients suffering from back pain are exploring new approaches that help some patients…

New analysis method of metabolites accurately predicts whether a child has autism

New analysis method of metabolites accurately predicts whether a child has autism

New analysis method of metabolites accurately predicts whether a child has autism Products of metabolic processes altered in children with autism could enable earlier diagnosis Autism spectrum disorder affects about…

Research uncovers breakthrough with breast cancer drug: study

Research uncovers breakthrough with breast cancer drug: study

Research uncovers breakthrough with breast cancer drug: study New research finds more patients suffering from breast cancer could be treated with a drug previously thought to only help those with…

B vitamins may help reduce harm from air pollution

B vitamins may help reduce harm from air pollution

B vitamins may help reduce harm from air pollution Taking B vitamins may help reduce some of the harmful effects of air pollution, a new study said Monday. The study,…

Fish leaking pus, covered in lesions, deformed along US West Coast — Fisherman: Nearly all fish caught affected; “I’ve never seen this… Some had pus all over body” — Official: So many are showing illness, environmental conditions could be a factor (PHOTOS)

Fish leaking pus, covered in lesions, deformed along US West Coast — Fisherman: Nearly all fish caught affected; “I’ve never seen this… Some had pus all over body” — Official: So many are showing illness, environmental conditions could be a factor (PHOTOS)

Fish leaking pus, covered in lesions, deformed along US West Coast — Fisherman: Nearly all fish caught affected; “I’ve never seen this… Some had pus all over body” — Official:…

Hair-Loss Drug Leads to Erectile Dysfunction – Research

Hair-Loss Drug Leads to Erectile Dysfunction – Research

Hair-Loss Drug Leads to Erectile Dysfunction – Research © Photo: Pixabay On Thursday Northwestern University researchers reported that the use of certain hair loss and prostate medications are directly connected…

One quarter of U.S. adults have arthritis: report

One quarter of U.S. adults have arthritis: report

One quarter of U.S. adults have arthritis: report Nearly one quarter of U.S. adults, or 54 million, have arthritis and 24 million of them are limited in performing daily activities,…

Scientists stimulate immune system, stop cancer growth

Scientists stimulate immune system, stop cancer growth

Scientists stimulate immune system, stop cancer growth Anti-tumor immune therapy for colon cancer works in mice Increasing expression of a chemical cytokine called LIGHT in mice with colon cancer activated…

One-two punch may floor worst infections

One-two punch may floor worst infections

  One-two punch may floor worst infections Researchers find combo therapy stops antibiotic drug resistance The figure shows an atomic force microscopy image of an E. coli bacterium treated with…

Infant MRIs show autism linked to increased cerebrospinal fluid

Infant MRIs show autism linked to increased cerebrospinal fluid

Infant MRIs show autism linked to increased cerebrospinal fluid MRIs show a brain anomaly in nearly 70 percent of babies at high risk of developing the condition who go on…

Bird flu found in Tennessee chicken flock on Tyson-contracted farm

Bird flu found in Tennessee chicken flock on Tyson-contracted farm

Bird flu found in Tennessee chicken flock on Tyson-contracted farm By Jo Winterbottom A strain of bird flu has been detected in a chicken breeder flock on a Tennessee farm…

Can you believe this? – Poor people don’t want health care ‘just like Jesus said’: GOP Rep justifies killing Medicaid

Can you believe this? – Poor people don’t want health care ‘just like Jesus said’: GOP Rep justifies killing Medicaid

Poor people don’t want health care ‘just like Jesus said’: GOP Rep justifies killing Medicaid Sarah K. Burris Rep. Dr. Roger Marshall (R-KS) Rep. Roger Marshall (R-KS) thinks that there…

Killing us softly through neglect: Minority women not getting proper cancer treatment – new study

Killing us softly through neglect: Minority women not getting proper cancer treatment – new study

Minority women not getting proper cancer treatment – new study…

Nerve wrapping nanofiber mesh promoting regeneration

Nerve wrapping nanofiber mesh promoting regeneration

  Nerve wrapping nanofiber mesh promoting regeneration Conceptual diagram showing a nanofiber mesh incorporating vitamin B12 and its application to treat a peripheral nerve injury. Credit: Image courtesy of National…

Nanoengineers 3-D print biomimetic blood vessel networks

Nanoengineers 3-D print biomimetic blood vessel networks

Nanoengineers 3-D print biomimetic blood vessel networks Nanoengineering professor Shaochen Chen 3-D prints a biomimetic blood vessel network. Credit: Erik Jepsen/UC San Diego Publications  Nanoengineers at the University of California…

Managing Autoimmune Diseases & Reducing Flare-Ups Naturally

Managing Autoimmune Diseases & Reducing Flare-Ups Naturally

Managing Autoimmune Diseases & Reducing Flare-Ups Naturally Autoimmune diseases are a diverse range of over 80 illnesses that are often difficult to diagnose and hard to manage. Disorders include multiple…

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