Autoimmune Diseases

What your eyes say about your health

You knew your eyes were responsible for seeing and adding to your looks, but did you know that they tell a lot about your health too?<p>It’s true——your …

Lifestyle

Julianne Hough's Moving 'DWTS' Performance Was Dedicated to Those Dealing With Chronic Illnesses

On this week's episode of <i>Dancing With the Stars</i>, guest judge and two-time winner Julianne Hough returned with an incredibly emotional routine. And it …

Julianne Hough

5 Surprising Facts About Your Immune System — Just In Time For Flu Season

As we enter cold and flu season, take comfort in knowing that billions of killer cells are keeping watch over your health. Your immune system is …

Medicine

Devastating footage shows how rare disease turns young mum into 'human statue' and leaves her kids terrified

Georgie Weatherley suffers violent tremours up to 20 times a day as rare autoimmune disease sees her muscles spasm and hold her in a vice-like …

Toronto hospital to build $30M treatment and research centre for MS patients

Neurologist and patient say the plan by St. Michael's will benefit those with 'Canada's disease'<p>Erin Truax remembers clearly the day she was …

Medicine

Study shows how gut bacteria may trigger MS

Alterations in gut bacteria at a young age could help to trigger and progress multiple sclerosis in people who are genetically predisposed to the …

Microbiome

Stop Right Now — Those Bumps Under Your Eyes Probably Aren't Whiteheads

• POPSUGAR<br>• Beauty<br>• Winter Beauty<p>What Is Milia?<p>Stop Right Now — Those Bumps Under Your Eyes Probably Aren't Whiteheads<p>Shares<p>Milia, aka those little white …

Skin Care

Breakthrough: Some cases of schizophrenia and bipolar caused by autoimmune disease

- Imagine being on an emotional rollercoaster of ups and downs or waking up one day and you start hearing voices, think someone is chasing you, and …

Medicine

Autoimmune disease discovery could spark new treatments: Researchers have developed a drug-like compound that inhibits key protein

Researchers have developed a drug-like compound that inhibits key protein<p>Researchers have discovered a potent, drug-like compound that could someday …

Medicine

Can You Remember if Succinylcholine is Safe for Your Patient?

Hint: if they have Guillain-Barre Syndrome it’s not…<p>Succinylcholine (Sux) is a depolarizing skeletal muscle relaxant. It combines with the …

Medicine

How rogue immune cells cross the blood-brain barrier to cause multiple sclerosis

Drug designers working on therapeutics against multiple sclerosis should focus on blocking two distinct ways rogue immune cells attack healthy …

Neuroscience

Arthritis, autoimmune disease discovery could lead to new treatments

More than 23.5 million Americans suffer from autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma and lupus, in which an overzealous immune …

Biology

New Mechanism Triggers Th17 Cell Production Revealed

Although the immune system plays a crucial role in the fight of invasion of microorganisms, it can sometimes also counteract the body itself, attack …

Biology

Shelved diabetes drug could save the lives of transplant patients, research shows

ES News Email<p>A potential breakthrough in preventing life-threatening organ rejection in transplant patients was hailed by London researchers …

Medicine

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<i>Jane the Virgin</i> star Gina Rodriguez just got super real about masturbation, and we’re really glad she did.<p>Rodriguez is known for being candid: …

Selena Gomez Is All Smiles In Gorgeous Flowing Yellow Dress At Lupus Gala After AMA Performance

Stunning! Selena Gomez looked like a Grecian goddess in a gorgeous yellow gown for the 2017 Lupus Research Alliance Gala. We’ve got the pics where …

Celebrity Style

Selena Gomez Reflects on Reaching a ''Life-or-Death'' Point After Lupus Diagnosis

<b>Selena Gomez</b> won't let her struggle with Lupus define her, but she is committed to finding a cure.<p>One day after performing at the 2017 American Music …

Francia Raisa

Selena Gomez debuts new platinum blonde hair at AMAs - and it's a huge hit with boyfriend Justin Bieber - Mirror Online

Selena Gomez has shocked fans with a dramatic new look.<p>The singer debuted platinum blonde locks on the American Music Awards in Los Angeles last …

Francia Raisa

Prison time, $50K in restitution ordered for B.C. man who beat quadriplegic with shovel

Victim's nine-year-old daughter heard attack that left his father with traumatic brain injury<p>A Vancouver Islander who beat a quadriplegic man with a …

Crime

Omeros: Impressive Pipeline Ignored By Markets

Omeros’ Q3 earnings blew away expectations and saw the share price leap.<p>Shares still trade at a discount to pre-October levels.<p>Omeros’ valuation …

Stocks

What Does Eye Surgery Mean?

Eye Surgeries of Refractive Errors<p>Goal for refractive eye surgery is to fix eyes with errors in vision and also reduce reliance of glasses and …

Medicine

Justin Bieber Is Looking for a House With Selena Gomez Because True Love Exists! (EXCLUSIVE)

They can be each other’s company — all the time! Now that Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez are back on and planning to marry, as Life & Style recently …

Selena Gomez

Invisible Pain

Let me tell you something that 99% of the people in my life don’t know about me. I wake up every single morning in pain.<p>Every. Single. Morning.<p>Some …

Chronic Pain

The Immune system: The basics

Our immune system is essential for our survival. Without an immune system, our bodies would be open to attack from bacteria, viruses, parasites, and …

Medicine

Merck, Cue pooling efforts in deal valued $374M-plus; call-shot autoimmune zone

Cue Biopharma Inc., which in September filed for an IPO to raise up to $40 million – having only emerged from stealth mode in January – inked a deal …

Merck & Co

This 17-Year-Old Embraced Her Alopecia In A Moving Set Of Senior Portraits

"I want people to take away that the false societal conditions surrounding beauty do not actually define your beauty. Hair loss or not."<p>Through the process of coping and acceptance, Madiysun got the idea of using her senior portraits to inspire others. With the help of local photographer Chelsea …

Viral

My journey at Seton Hall with Type 1 Diabetes

Posted By Erika Szumel on Nov 16, 2017<p>From the age of four years old, I was not only learning how to ride a bike and to read, I was also learning how …

Diabetes

Multiple Sclerosis and the Self-Perception of Health

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease of many and often diverse symptoms. Widely considered an autoimmune disorder, meaning that the immune system of …

Multiple Sclerosis

WHY IS MY 4-5 SKEW?

Have you ever wondered whether that curve in your penis is normal? If it's causing pain or affecting your sex life, you may be suffering from …

News (South Africa)

Aucklander with rare disease turning his body to stone dies

An Auckland man who was being progressively paralysed by a rare autoimmune disease hardening his skin and internal organs has died.<p>Callan Fabian had …

New Zealand News