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Could targeting gut bacteria prevent autoimmunity?

The findings of a new study might hold promise for the future of treating chronic autoimmune conditions such as systemic lupus and autoimmune liver …

Autoimmune Diseases

Yale study reveals gut bacteria can spread to other organs to trigger autoimmune disease

A new study from Yale University has discovered that a certain type of gut bacteria can migrate from the gut to other parts of the body, triggering …

Best Foods to Stockpile for an Emergency

Fueling your body during an emergency is very different from your everyday diet. Because you’ll probably expend more energy than you normally would, …

LSD Study Reveals Unprecedented "Harmonic" Reorganization of Brain

The drug appears to hit a "reset" button in the brain.<p>Ongoing neuroscience research on psychedelic drugs like LSD and psilocybin is increasingly …

All the ways you're sabotaging your health by overdoing it on sugar

Sugar lurks in dozens of unsuspecting foods, from yogurts and salad dressings to juices and sauces. Even when sucrose — the popular form of table sugar is not present in a food item, sugar's cousins fructose and dextrose can likely be found somewhere on the label.<p>To truly avoid sugar, you'd also …

Diabetes

Why You Should Eat Avocado Every Day

With their smooth, creamy texture and total versatility, avocados have become an increasingly trendy fruit (yes, fruit!). But let's set the record …

Melioidosis is a deadly infection, but you’ve probably never heard of it

Every morning, Prasart Songsorn used to wake before dawn to head out to the fields before the tropical sun and oppressive humidity made it impossible to work. Prasart, who spent all his 56 years on his family’s small rice farm in north-eastern Thailand, worked barefoot in the warm mud. Boots …

Public Health

Role of Magnesium in Vitamin D Activation and Function | The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association

Dusso AS. Update on the biologic role of the vitamin D endocrine system. <i>Curr Vasc Pharmacol.</i> 2014;<i>12</i>(2):272-277. doi: 10.2174/15701611113119990026 …

The magnesium-vitamin D connection you need to know about

When it comes to the long list of supplements out there, magnesium and vitamin D both top the list as ones doctors most recommend. (Probiotics are up …

Tears may be the key to early Parkinson's diagnosis

As is the case with so many other maladies, the sooner that Parkinson's disease is definitively diagnosed, the better. With that in mind, scientists …

We Might Finally Know Why The Blood of Young People Can Rejuvenate Old Brains

Still creepy though.<p>Scientists have been rejuvenating old mice with infusions of not just the blood of younger mice, but even blood from teenage …

Want to Try Intermittent Fasting? Here's What You Need to Know

<i>Before changing the way you eat and altering your diet in any significant way, please speak with a health professional to make sure it's the best</i> …

Holistic Medicine

Excess Levels Of Calcium In The Brain May Lead To Parkinson’s Disease, A New Study Finds

Scientists found that too much calcium in the brain could likely increase the risk of Parkinson's disease.<p>A new study finds that too much calcium in …

Neuroscience

Why Silicon Valley billionaires are prepping for the apocalypse in New Zealand

How an extreme libertarian tract predicting the collapse of liberal democracies – written by Jacob Rees-Mogg’s father – inspired the likes of Peter Thiel to buy up property across the Pacific<p>If you’re interested in the end of the world, you’re interested in New Zealand. If you’re interested in how …

Silicon Valley

Ultra-Processed Food Linked to Cancer, Study Says

Processed snacks, drinks and desserts may be associated with a higher risk of cancer, according to a new study.<p>The research, published Wednesday in</i> …

Huntington's 'super assassin' molecule could kill cancer

Scientists probing the reason why cancer is far less common in individuals with Huntington's disease have revealed that the gene responsible for the …

Herbs that Help Lower Blood Glucose Levels Naturally

Having normal blood glucose level is vital for optimum health. Something that’s too high is known in the medical world as hyperglycemia. You may be …

The end of toxic chemo? Blocking vitamin B-2 may stop cancer

New research published in the journal <i>Aging</i> finds a compound that stops cancer cells from spreading by starving them of vitamin B-2. The findings may …

We Just Got More Evidence For The Strange Link Between Sugar And Alzheimer's

Step away from the candy.<p>People with high blood sugar stand to experience worse long-term cognitive decline than their healthy peers, even if they're …

Could vitamin D supplements treat IBS?

People with irritable bowel syndrome could alleviate their symptoms by taking vitamin D supplements. This is the conclusion of a new study recently …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

Bob Harper Reveals the "Adverse Effect" We Never Discuss About the Keto Diet

While it gains more momentum in the health world, the keto diet is still a point of controversy. Some nutritionists are fans of what the diet can do in terms of weight breakthroughs and medical treatments, yet others are still staunchly opposed to the elimination of carbs.<p>"Those diets are really …

Forget Ebola, Sars and Zika: ticks are the next global health threat

Since the beginning of our species we have been at war. It’s a continuous, neverending fight against the smallest of adversaries: armies of pathogens and parasites. As we have developed new ways to survive and stop them, they have evolved ever more complex and ingenious methods to thwart our …

Disease

See What a Nuclear Bomb Would Do to Your Hometown

Last week’s terrifying false missile alert in Hawaii has Americans asking one of our favorite questions, “What if it happened here?” While …

North Korea

How to get rid of bruises fast - best tips and tricks to help make them go away sooner

Unless you're ten years old and want to show your gruesome injury off to your mates in the playground, nobody likes a bruise.<p>Not only are they …

Could Botox stop teeth grinding?

At my age, I have never considered Botox. Being the early side of 30, skin creams and face masks seem to be keeping those inevitable signs of aging …

Research

17 Probiotic Foods To Include In Your Diet

Have you ever heard about probiotics? Wondered how to include them in your diet when they are considered to be healthy. This post delves you through …