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Dementia-related brain damage reversed in mice using 20-year-old asthma drug

A fascinating new study from researchers at Temple University has successfully reversed cognitive impairments in mice with dementia. The research …

Neuroscience

Why Backers of Intermittent Fasting Believe It Can Slow Aging

"We’re trying to get more productive, more cognitive function, and potentially live longer."<p>At the offices for HVMN, the workplace culture is all …

Holistic Medicine

A cutting-edge new cancer treatment has two different price tags, and it could be the future of how we pay for drugs

AP<p><b>A cutting-edge new cancer treatment from Novartis called Kymriah just got approved to treat more people with certain blood cancers last week, the</b> …

Cannabis versus Cancer

We know weed can mitigate the side effects of the disease and its treatments, but it might also fight malignancies directly

Cannabis

Promising cancer drug aces human clinical trials

A new cancer drug known as BLU-667 has moved through phase I human trials, and the results are promising. Taken orally, the drug targets what are …

Pancreatic Cancer Stage IV and in partial remission

I was diagnosed with stage IV pancreatic cancer July of 2017. The tumor markers were 6670. A 2 inch tumor was found in the head of my pancreas, and …

4 Reasons a Daily Walking Habit Is Worth It

This gentle, enjoyable activity is worth doing regularly—and not just for the exercise.<p>We're bombarded by fitness messaging that tells us that to be …

This Cancer 'Vaccine' Cured Tumours in Mice, And Human Trials Have Now Started

Yes!<p>An injectable "vaccine" delivered directly to tumours in mice has been found to eliminate all traces of those tumours, cancer researchers have …

How to Start Walking for Weight Loss

If you've decided it is time to start walking for health, fitness, and weight loss, you've already taken a great first step. Walking is an effective, …

Weight Loss

Weird: Naked Mole Rats Don't Die of Old Age

Just when it seemed the naked mole rat couldn't get any weirder, it turns out the buck-toothed, bare-skinned rodents don't even age.<p>Unlike literally …

Breakthrough in restoring vision: Genes from algae could cure blindness

Blindness can be treated by inserting algae gene into people's eyes.<p>An innovative gene therapy, which has been invented by a French biopharma …

Finally Starting Your Business This Year? Here's Your Ultimate 12-Point Checklist | Inc.com

It's 2018,and you are really doing it. You have long imagined your product on the endcap at Walmart and practiced what you'll say when Mark Cuban grills you about your competitive edge. But this year, you are finally launching a business. Where do you start? We asked some of the top business minds …

Entrepreneurship

How to Create a Letter of Intent for Business Deals

What Is a Letter of Intent for Business? How Do I Create One?<p>Letter of Intent for Business: Information, Tips, Sample<p>Updated October 25, 2017<p>A …

There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing we have to a miracle drug

Get moving.<p>A wealth of recent research, including a new study published this month, suggests that any type of exercise that raises your heart rate and gets you moving and sweating for a sustained period — known as aerobic exercise— has a significant, beneficial effect on the brain.<p>"Aerobic exercise …

How many calories you burn doing 39 popular exercises

Everything we do burns calories.<p>But have you ever wondered how your running habits compare to your friend's cycling sessions? Or how your weekend kayaking trip stacked up to a morning swim?<p>Calorie-counting isn't the best way to lose weight— for that, you're better off focusing on which foods you …

How A San Francisco Startup Is Bringing, Yes, Excitement To Small-Business Insurance

Starting a small business is exhilarating, but like any career move, it comes with hassles, too.<p>For many microbusinesses, a big one is buying insurance. Increasingly, big companies require small business owners—including solo contractors—to buy polices such as general liability, professional …

Small Business

Biggest Flash Points In The Graham-Cassidy Health Care Bill

If Senate Republicans vote to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act this week, it would affect the health care of pretty much every American.<p>Here's a recap of four key flash points in the health overhaul debate with links to NPR coverage over the past six months, and our chart laying out how …

Health Care

A New Cancer Treatment Could Be More Effective Than Chemotherapy

Caspase Independent Cell Death (CICD)<p>Scientists have discovered a new process to kill cancer cells, called Caspase Independent Cell Death (CICD), …

The 7 Biggest Unanswered Questions in Physics

If Isaac Newton suddenly popped out of a time machine, he’d be delighted to see how far physics had come. Things that were deeply mysterious a few centuries ago are now taught in freshman physics classes (the composition of stars is one good example).<p>Newton would be stunned to see enormous …

Physics

An Exciting New Cancer Treatment Has Just Been Endorsed by FDA

We can reprogram immune cells!<p>Food and Drug Administration advisers on Wednesday enthusiastically endorsed a first-of-its-kind cancer treatment that …

From Prototype to Production: 3 Things You Must Do

There's no substitute for research. Your success depends on knowing what it costs to create your product and finding the best way to build it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Creating new hardware products is hard. No surprise there. Every step along the way has its own …

First Object Teleported from Earth to Orbit - MIT Technology Review

Last year, a Long March 2D rocket took off from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in the Gobi Desert carrying a satellite called Micius, named …

3 apps that can help you craft an ironclad business plan

The first step on the road to creating a successful startup is developing a solid business plan. This document should map out your plan for growth over the next three to five years, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration. Your business plan is important for getting investors on board …

Small Business

The 10 Commandments of Business

Imagine "Thou shalt not steal" and "Thou shalt honor thy father and thy mother" and the rest of it -- on your wall at work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In religion, the Ten Commandments are a set of biblical laws relating to ethics and worship which play a key role …

10 Things You Must Do Before Quitting Your Job to Start Your Company

You have a dream but you need a checklist to achieve it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So you've decided you're ready to take the plunge, quit your job, and get your own company up and running. You have an amazing business idea you are ready to launch. You're probably …

Why Building a Consulting Business Is Harder Than It Initially Seems

If you're trying to be a consultant, remember the words, "Customers buy for their reasons, not yours."<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’ve experienced difficulty building up a consulting business, you aren’t alone. The number of consultants in the United States has …

Running Success Can Be Contagious, Says New Study

Researchers found that runners connected through a social network ran farther and faster on the same days their friends did.<p>Can your friends affect …

14 Podcasts That Will Make You a More Successful Entrepreneur | Inc.com

If you're starting or growing a business, you need all the help you can get. But you're probably too maxed out on your schedule to read another business book, and you need information on the go.<p>So, while you're hitting the treadmill at your gym, tackling the morning commute, or taking the dog for a …

Entrepreneurship

​Here’s How Much Your Health Suffers When You Regain Weight

The numbers on your scale might not be the only ones creeping back up​<p>Yo-yo dieters may have more to worry about than buying a new size of pants every few months: Losing weight—and then regaining it—can be bad for your health, according to a new study from Harvard Medical School.<p>The researchers …

Diabetes