A study done by a team from the University of Wisconsin at Madison found that consuming yogurt could reduce chronic inflammation. The university recruited premenopausal women for a nine-week experiment.
Healthy Living/Wellness May 15, 2018
Drinking a solution of baking soda may help reduce the inflammation of autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis. Sodium bicarbonate can also help people suffering from chronic kidney disease, itchy skin, sunburns, and cancer.
Healthy Living/Wellness April 30, 2018
According to a study by Ohio State University researchers, the bodies of pregnant women react differently when carrying a male and when carrying a female fetus. The study says high inflammation was noticeable in the pregnant woman who was carrying the female fetus.
Public Health February 13, 2017
A new study from the University of Waterloo shows that taking certain omega-3 fatty acid supplements during pregnancy can slash the risk of childhood asthma by almost one-third.
Healthy Living/Wellness January 4, 2017
Diagnosing illnesses can sometimes take a lot of time and money. But a new type of breathalyzer, developed by researchers in Israel, can now determine a person's illness simply by getting a quick read of their breath.
Biotech December 29, 2016
Every month, millions of women across the world suffer from premenstrual symptoms such as cramps, mood changes and bloating. A new research suggested that chronic inflammation may be to blame for the condition.
Healthy Living/Wellness June 28, 2016
Doctors can now tailor the type of antidepressant treatment they prescribe their patients to produce better outcomes through the use of a newly developed blood test. This new diagnostic focuses on identifying inflammation markers in patients' blood.
Medicine June 8, 2016
There’s a lot more to learn about treating HIV. For now, researchers are exploring the connection between zinc and inflammation in HIV-positive individuals to aid in coming up with better therapies for the disease.
Healthy Living/Wellness April 26, 2016
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) and obesity may be more complex than we thought. A new study has revealed that these two may be related to an increased asthma risk.
Life April 4, 2016
Long-term vegetarianism can lead to a gene mutation that can make someone more prone to inflammation and therefore maintain a higher risk of heart disease, colorectal cancer and other inflammatory conditions.
Life March 31, 2016
UK researchers have found that periodontitis or gum disease sped up cognitive decline by six times in people with early-stage Alzheimer’s disease. Gum bacteria have been previously linked to decreased cognitive states and inflammation.
Life March 11, 2016
Clearing out senescent cells that accumulate in the body with aging has extended lifespan, as shown in an animal study. The findings could lead to new anti-aging treatments and ways to reduce risks for age-related diseases.
Life February 4, 2016
Oxford researchers created a blood test that can predict the chance of developing rheumatoid arthritis up to 16 years before it appears. Rheumatoid arthritis is a painful, debilitating condition affecting the joints.
Life December 12, 2015
For the first time, researchers found that loneliness causes biological changes in the body that make people sick. Loneliness affects white blood cell production, causes high levels of inflammation and decreases the body’s ability to fight off sickness.
Life November 25, 2015
A study conducted by All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) found rheumatoid arthritis worsens when there is an increase of pollutants in the air. Patients are encouraged to take a regular exercise routine to loosen stiff joints.
Life October 12, 2015
Finding of brain inflammation link to depression could lead to new treatments, researchers say. Inflammation linked to symptoms of low mood, sleep loss.
Life January 29, 2015
Those who want to live longer and shun age-related diseases may turn to Mediterranean diet. Experts found evidence that adherence to the regimen is associated with a biomarker of longevity.
Life December 5, 2014
Popping an ibuprofen eases fevers but research on mice also shows the drug's ability to curb inflammation. The discovery offers the possibility of assisting tuberculosis treatment in humans.
Life October 5, 2014
A study conducted at Emory shows that XPro1595 slows the advancing of Parkinson's disease in rats, when administered subcutaneously.
Life July 26, 2014
A study found that asthmatics who expected a harmless odor to be harmful exhibited more airway inflammation than those that believed the odor to be therapeutic.
Life July 23, 2014