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The brain may clean out Alzheimer’s plaques during sleep

Sleep deprivation may speed up development of Alzheimer’s disease.

Dementia

Alzheimer's risk 10 times lower with herpes medication

New results could change the face of Alzheimer's treatment; the herpes simplex virus is found to play a vital role in the condition, and antiherpetic …

Dementia

This Surprising Body Type Puts You At Risk For Alzheimer's

You can't tell how healthy someone is just by looking at them, but that doesn't mean people don't make assumptions, especially when they're factoring …

Alzheimer's Disease

Trump administration to dump Obama-era rule allowing unions to siphon Medicaid money

The Trump administration announced Tuesday it planned to end what it suggested was an illegal Obama-era rule allowing unions to collect dues from state subsidies intended for home health workers -- including family caregivers.<p>Federal law generally prohibits states from skimming money from Medicaid …

Trump Administration

Trump Administration Freezes Payments Required By The Affordable Care Act

The Trump administration said Saturday that it is temporarily halting billions of dollars of payments designed to help insurers meet the Affordable Care Act requirement that they provide coverage regardless of whether a person is healthy or sick.<p>The administration said it was withholding $10.4 …

Health Care

Trump administration halts billions in insurance payments under Obamacare

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration on Saturday halted billions of dollars in payments to health insurers under the Obamacare healthcare law, saying that a recent federal court ruling prevents the money from being disbursed.<p>The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which …

Health Care

Is the end nigh?: new blood tests can reveal your life expectancy

It could be just the thing for those who need a nudge to start ticking items off their bucket list; scientists have developed a blood test that reveals how long a person has left to live.<p>The test draws on nine biomarkers found in the blood that can be used to calculate the biological age of a …

Medicine

Decorators and cleaners face increased risk of multiple sclerosis, finds study

Cleaners, beauticians, decorators and anyone coming into contact with potent solvents in paint thinners and cleaning supplies are 50 per cent more …

Medical Research

Huge meta-study confirms link between autoimmune disorders and psychosis

One of the most compelling hypotheses in scientific research today is the growing belief that psychiatric disorders are potentially related to immune …

Neuroscience

doTERRA Healthcare - Healthcare the way it should be.

Change is coming...<p>The U.S. healthcare system is broken. Out-of-pocket costs are rising and accessing quality care in a timely manner is increasingly …

Digital Health

NHS no longer the envy of the world, says independent report

<b>The NHS is no longer the envy of the world, an independent analysis produced for the BBC says.</b><p>The report - to mark the NHS's 70th birthday - said the UK was a "below-average" performer on preventing deaths from heart attacks, strokes and cancer.<p>There were mitigating circumstances, though, as the …

Physiology

Waking up early linked to a reduction in depression

Every month new research is showing how essential sleep is for optimal health. Here are two more.<br>Read More

Cognitive Impairment

The Diabetes Cure That Most Insurance Companies Won't Pay for

For 15 years, Erez Benari’s struggle with his type 2 diabetes had been a losing one. A software engineer at Microsoft in Seattle, Washington, Benari …

Diabetes

I Love My Dad – doTERRA® Amavi™

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

Tea tree oil may replace antibiotics in the fight against infections

Researchers have used the antibacterial properties of tea tree oil to create a bioactive coating that keeps bacteria away from medical devices. The …

Microbiology

Having a Healthy Gut May Be Key to Weight Loss — Here Are the Best Foods to Eat

Did you know that having a healthy gut has benefits beyond digestion? It actually plays an important role in how your body functions from boosting your immune system to aiding weight loss. That's right — a 2013 study showed that obese women saw significant results by improving their gut …

Wellness

These four foods are proven to lower your cholesterol

Plant-based foods are known to be good for the heart. Are there any foods in particular that lower cholesterol and keep this vital organ strong and …

Essentially Breathe®

dōTERRA Breathe®<p>I am now using three applications of this product: topical, aromatherapy, and internal for significant control and relief of my …

Essential Oils

Scientists create the first 3D-printed human corneas

Newcastle University researchers have devised a groundbreaking experimental technique that could help millions on the corneal transplant waiting list. By using a simple 3D bio-printer, Professor of Tissue Engineering Che Connon and his team of scientists were able to combine healthy corneal stem …

Newcastle University

From anti-pollution drops to organic sheet mask

“Unless you’re headed to a destination spa or spiritual retreat, it’s hard to stay healthy on the road. There are the changing time zones; the buffet …

Essentials Blog

Sinusitis is caused due to inflammation of the mucous membranes, the bony cavities behind and on both sides of your nose. Here's a list of the 6 best …

Breakthrough injection could help you shed 14 pounds a month

British scientists have developed a hormone injection that could help people lose 14 pounds in just four weeks.<p>The jab mimics the effects of a …

A Brain Surgeon's Tips for Handling Stress Head-On

If you're comfortable, you're not learning, this neurosurgeon advises. Oh, and another thing: "Never cut what you can't see."<p>6 min read<p>Most people at least try to avoid stress, especially when it comes to business and workplace conflicts. Even successful, high-profile business icons struggle with …

Insurers call on HHS to prevent steering of dialysis patients

New Hampshire's governor was reportedly angry about President Donald Trump's opioid speech, and Ronny Jackson's confirmation hearing is officially scheduled.<p>But first: A long-running battle over dialysis clinics and Obamacare gets more heated today.<p><b>INSURERS, ADVOCATES CALL ON HHS TO PREVENT</b> …

Health Care

A Stunning Breakthrough in the Fight Against a Devastating Blood Disease

In 1976, my final year of medical school, I travelled abroad and spent several months working in the hematology clinic at Hadassah Hospital, in Jerusalem. Every day, I attended to children and teen-agers suffering from a blood disorder called beta thalassemia. They were easy to identify in the …

Federal Appeals Court Finds State's Drug Price-Gouging Law Unconstitutional

States are continuing to do battle with budget-busting prices of prescription drugs. But a recent federal court decision could limit the tools available to them — underscoring the challenge states face as, in the absence of federal action, they attempt on their own to take on the powerful drug …

I'm doing everything right, but I'm still not losing weight. What's going on?

These common mistakes may be preventing you from hitting your weight loss goal.<p>Rewind three-and-a-half months to January. You’ve woken up, feeling the after effects of last night’s celebration, and resolved to make a change in the new year. The goal? To lose weight. Fast forward to today. You’ve …

Fitness

HSA Coverage Use Grows — But Only at Large Employer Groups

(Photo: Thinkstock)<p>The typical people now eligible to set up health savings accounts (HSAs) may now be enrollees in large-group health plans.<p>The …