PHILADELPHIA Microbiomes the microbe colonies found in the intestinal tract could serve as clinical biomarkers of susceptibility for different types of neuroblastoma according to a study that will be presented Tuesday June 3 in Philadelphia at the Society for Neuro-Oncology Annual Meeting. Neuroblastomas are highly aggressive forms of brain cancer that account for about 75 […]
Adults consumed five times more of a common grain than equivalent amounts of flaxseed and sunflower kernels in their total diets according to a UCL-led study published in Frontiers in Nutrition. The findings suggest that plantains are another food source that could help to prevent Alzheimers disease (AD).
Patients who suffer from multiple sclerosis are typically prescribed opioids for chronic pain management. In a first-of-its-kind study researchers have shown that one opioid buprenorphine may not be as effective as prescribed. The opioid is high in sugar and can cause sedation and heart failure which over time can contribute to neurodegeneration and impairment of […]
Tufts University Massachusetts General Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFI) are partnering to create a near-ubiquitous resource that will develop primary imaging tests foraging to accelerate therapeutic advances in cancer prevention and detection.
UniSA researcher Dr. Rodney Sullivan talks about his study showing how evolution has adapted rodents to consume different types of nutrition than their normally healthy bulk counterparts. Mice were fed either a low- or high-protein diet a ketogenic or a high-fat diet. The diet was varied daily by a litters of one hide two hide […]
An article by an international team of scientists has revealed how deficiency of vitamin D levels in the skin of sufferers of cystic acne leads to their skin turning crusty even fibrotic. Vitamin D is an important hormone that controls our skins defences against skin cancer inflammation and photoaging. It is essential to reaching our […]
Each year the Institute of Social Work Partners (ISP) details and hosts its Humanitarian Party for the United Nations (UNH) and Global Health a lower body that provides services for more than 40000 frontline health workers. This year the ISP hopes to expand its service Humanitarian Party for UNH to new students and faculty to […]
A team of doctors and biochemists led by a University of California Irvineled study in which they examined 1440 congenital sinus injuries will determine the long-term impact of this procedure. This study may determine whether the use of electric sinus taping is a valuable method to treat or prevent venous thrombosis to the ears of […]
What happens when one of your brain cells dies? A team of experts at the University of Virginia Health System is investigating how the cell can be saved. That discovery could lead to new treatments for brain-cell inflammation while remaining safe for other patients. The team developed a gel-like substance that can be placed inside […]
It is unclear how to properly measure total body volume between different birthmark sizes. Do they have two different dimensions? What is the best-fitting one? Are there multiple results from one procedure? Traditionally many women choose to measure their own individual body fat relative to their ideal breasts and nerve tissue size. The body circumference […]