Dinesh Dakshinamoorthy

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Cancer cells engineered with CRISPR slay their own kin

Scientists can program the stealth cells to die before creating new tumors.

The One Anti-Inflammatory Food You Should Eat Right After You Wake Up For A Better Day

The Anti-Inflammatory Diet may seem like a fad at first, but once you take a closer look at what it entails it’s clear that it can make a HUGE …

Thy 5 Protein Sources You Should Be Eating To Build Muscle And Shall Lose Fat.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) As you probably already know, protein is vital when it comes to building muscle and losing fat. However, if you think you’re …

Scientists discover a new mechanism that prevents the proliferation of cancer cells

Canadian researchers have discovered a new and direct molecular mechanism to stop cancer cells from proliferating. In the prestigious journal Nature …

24 Things You Should Never Order When You Eat Out

55 Healthy Chicken Thigh Recipes That Are Affordable and Delicious

Skinless, boneless chicken thighs are meatier, quicker to cook, and surprisingly healthier than you might think. They're also budget friendly for …

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5 Anti-Inflammatory Drinks You Should Try To Blast Belly Fat

It’s really easy to get dehydrated. You might think you’re drinking enough water over the course of a day but maybe you’re not. Being dehydrated can …

8 Foods That Lower Your Blood Sugar and Can Save Your Life

It sounds dramatic, but it is no exaggeration: Balancing your blood sugar could be a matter of life and death. Chronic high blood sugar levels can …

Does Vitamin D Really Protect Against Colorectal Cancer?

It's been clear for many years that vitamin D helps keep bones strong, but studies have been inconclusive and conflicting about the vitamin's value in protecting against certain cancers, including colorectal cancer.<p>Now a large international study provides the strongest evidence yet that vitamin D …

Cancer

Sorry, keto fans, you're probably not in ketosis

Then again, you shouldn’t be anyway.<p>Keto is hard. If it’s not hard, you’re probably not doing it right.<p>The diet gets billed as a miraculously enjoyable diet—eat all the fat you want, just cut out the carbs. But the ketogenic diet (also called keto) was never supposed to be fun. It was supposed to …

On the Keto Diet? Check Out These 30 Products From Costco ASAP

The keto diet comes with a laundry list of unapproved foods — say goodbye to carbs and sugar — but Costco is here to save the day yet again. Our favorite wholesale store makes going keto a breeze, thanks to its endless inventory of low-carb, high-fat items. And we even just discovered that it sells …

The One Thing You Should Eat Non-Stop For A Flat Stomach

Overdoing it with any type of food leads to weight gain. “A diet of fried foods, refined flours, sugars, and products with hormones and synthetic …

Milestone immunotherapy treatment cures terminal breast cancer patient

A recently published case study from an ongoing clinical trial has revealed an experimental immunotherapy treatment has cured a breast cancer …

Antifungal drug eliminates dormant bowel cancer cells in mice

An antifungal medication commonly prescribed to treat toenail infections helped eliminate dormant cells within bowel tumors in mice.

These Are the 6 Fruits You Should Eat If You Want to Lose Weight

While fruit is superhealthy for us, full of fiber and antioxidants, it also contains sugar. Even though fruit offers natural sugar and fiber to slow down absorption into the bloodstream, your body treats it like any other sugar. Registered dietitians Stephanie Clarke and Willow Jarosh of C&J …

Avoid These 19 Foods if You Want to Lose Weight

Losing weight requires a mix of eating nutritious foods, cutting calories, and being physically active, but if your kitchen is stacked with …

Nutrition

The FDA puts the brakes on a major CRISPR trial in humans

You’ve heard it before: CRISPR has the potential to change our lives for the better. But first, we have to give it a chance.<p>In December, gene-editing …

A pill commonly used to treat fungal nail infections could cure bowel cancer, research suggests

A pill used to treat toenail infections could help to cure bowel cancer, research reveals today.<p>The antifungal drug itraconazole – also known as …

Everything coming to Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO Now in June

Did someone say something about Star Wars?<p>This weekend, <i>Solo</i> is in theaters, giving audiences their latest adventure inside the <i>Star Wars</i> universe. But there’s a lot more to film and TV than just space operas. In June, streaming services will be adding a plethora of new titles to their respective …

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How to survive a snake bite

Most snakes will only attack you if you get in their way, but snakes can bite you and their venom can be deadly. We spoke with Frank T. Burbrink, Associate Curator in the Department of Herpetology at the American Museum of Natural History and Coyote Peterson, host of the Brave Wilderness channel on …

If this vitamin is in your sunscreen, it could actually increase your chance of cancer

Even though it’s becoming easier to weed through ingredient lists to ensure what you’re putting on your body is <i>actually</i> good for you, there are still …

Blood from umbilical cord may help fix your brain after a stroke

A healing balm for the brain? Infusions of umbilical cord blood seem to help people recover better after a stroke.<p>Strokes occur when blood can’t …

This protein can treat triple-negative breast cancer

New York, May 20 (IANS) Researchers have developed a remedy to thwart the metastatic spread of breast cancer, a leading cause of death among …

To regulate fecal transplants, FDA has to first answer a serious question: What is poop?

When severe, chronic diarrhea strikes, sometimes the only cure is … more feces. It might seem bizarre, but a transplant of healthy human stool and …

This 'metastasis-blocking' compound may stop the spread of cancer

Using a new approach, scientists have located a compound that stops the spread of breast, pancreatic, and prostate cancers in mice.<p>The compound — …

The Results of the First American Gut Project Are In

In the largest citizen science experiment to date, more than 11,000 people sent poop samples to a San Diego lab.<p>Have you ever wondered what’s going on in your poop? Perhaps not. But this is precisely what we think about every day at the American Gut Project, the world’s largest microbiome citizen …

He was dying. Antibiotics weren't working. Then doctors tried a forgotten treatment.

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>Steffanie Strathdee hunched over her laptop, fretting. She barely noticed the …

Microbiology

An astronaut saw Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupting from space. And he took a picture.

Hawaii's Kilauea volcano has been spewing plumes of ash and steam from its main vent and oozing lava into nearby neighborhoods since the beginning of …

Mini-antibodies discovered in sharks and camels could lead to drugs for cancer and other diseases

Helen Dooley admits that she often gets puzzled responses when she describes her work. "People say, ‘You bleed sharks for a living?’"<p>That's an …