Immune System

What’s your body trying to tell YOU? From nail ridges to eye twitches and a bloated stomach, an expert explains...

Our bodies are on a never-ending mission to communicate with us on the outside, what's going on on the inside.<p>But sometimes these signs are too …

Health (UK)

Tip: The 4 Things That Trigger Muscle Growth

Sadly, many lifters only know about a couple of these. Here's a quick hypertrophy refresher course.<p>1 – Muscle Fiber Fatigue<p>To quote Professor …

Muscle

Amazing Health Benefits of Fermented Foods!

Fermentation is a health craze taking over your local farmer’s market, grocery store, and even your own kitchen. The popularity follows on the heels …

The Brain

12 Things to Know About Ulcerative Colitis Treatment

Ulcerative colitis (UC) causes inflammation and sores in the lining of your large intestine (colon). Over time, the disease can permanently damage …

Colitis

The Do’s and Don’ts of an Anti-Inflammatory Diet

Inflammation has always been a medical mystery, but now it has become an enemy of long-term health. On the one hand, when your skin turns red, …

Antiinflammatory

8 Foods to Optimise Muscle Growth and Recovery After Crossfit Training

When you train, without the right nutrition to assist recovery and fuel performance, you will simply not perform and develop according to your full …

Muscle

30 Shocking Secret Ingredients Hiding in Your Favorite Foods

Nutritionists tell clients to read the nutrition labels <i>and</i> the ingredient lists for good reason: There’s usually a whole lot of junk listed out into …

Mac and Cheese

Is Your Food Reaction an Allergy or an Intolerance? Here's How to Tell the Difference

If you’ve ever had a surprising physical reaction to a food you’ve enjoyed your entire life, you’re not alone. According to <i>Consumer Reports</i>, food …

Food Allergies

RECAST: Deciphering neurodegeneration: Inflammation, immune response, and Alzheimer’s

17 October 2018<p>6:00 a.m. ET<p>Speakers<p>Children's Hospital Boston<br>Boston, MA<p>University of Florida<br>Gainesville, FL<p>Moderated by<p>Science/AAAS<br>Washington, …

Alzheimer's Disease

Top 15 Anti-Inflammatory Foods + Anti-Inflammatory Diet

When we look at the diseases that plague our society — arthritis, heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, asthma, inflammatory bowel disease …

Antiinflammatory

12 Interesting Facts About Ulcerative Colitis

Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a form of irritable bowel disease (IBD). It causes inflammation in the large intestine, which is called the colon.<p>Here are …

Colitis

The 9 Ingredients Kourtney Kardashian Puts in Her Go-To Detox Smoothie

Even casual viewers of the <i>Keeping Up With the Kardashians</i> series know each KarJenner sister has a <i>thing</i>. Kylie‘s thing is makeup, Khloe‘s thing is …

Kourtney Kardashian

15 vegan zucchini recipes for every meal that can help keep your metabolism healthy

Zucchini squash doesn’t garner the same amount of love as, say, sweet potatoes and avocados, but they are just as worthy of space in your crisper. …

Lifestyle

Your Diet Might Be Causing Anxiety and Depression

You are what you eat. We’ve known this for a long time. Michael Pollan’s observation took it a step further: you are what what you eat eats. This is …

Microbiome

Study identifies stem cell that gives rise to new bone, cartilage in humans

Identification of the human skeletal stem cell by Stanford scientists could pave the way for regenerative treatments for bone fractures, arthritis …

Stem Cells

Cancer survivor, 32, welcomes his 'miracle' baby after his partner found out she was unexpectedly pregnant - just WEEKS before chemotherapy left him infertile

A cancer survivor has welcomed his 'miracle baby' who was conceived just weeks before he started chemotherapy that left him infertile.<p>Simon Thompson, …

Health (UK)

Specific Tremors, Asthma Meds Not Linked to Parkinson’s Risk, Large Study Suggests

Researchers may have discovered why certain tremors and asthma medications increase the risk of developing Parkinson’s disease.Their findings suggest …

Parkinson's Disease

Is There a Cure for Herpes? Nope, and There May Never Be One

Genital herpes is surprisingly common, yet there's no vaccine or cure. Why?<p>In general, talking about sexually transmitted infections (STIs) is kind of a mood-killer. But the word "herpes" in particular invokes a special kind of fear and paranoia. Even though genital herpes is fairly common (roughly …

For Men

Korean Red Ginseng for Erectile Dysfunction

Many men experience symptoms of erectile dysfunction (ED) as they age. Also known as impotence, ED is an occasional (or prolonged) inability to get …

Blood Vessels

4 Organ Recipients Got Cancer From 1 Donor In A Rare And "Extraordinary" Case

Indeed / Getty Images<p>In an “extraordinary” case, multiple patients in Europe developed cancer after receiving organs from a woman with breast cancer …

Breast Cancer

‘The back of her brain doesn’t exist’: Girl, 7, ‘always smiling’ despite rare MS-like disease that may stop her walking and talking

Sofia is a kind-hearted little girl who loves throwing a tea party for her school friends.<p>The seven-year-old has to cuddle at night in her bed with …

Multiple Sclerosis

How we could teach our bodies to heal faster

What if we could help our bodies heal faster and without scars, like Wolverine in X-Men? TED Fellow Kaitlyn Sadtler is working to make this dream a …

TED Talks

What Are the Risks of Consuming Alcohol With Humira?

Humira is an injection used by millions of people to manage a variety of inflammatory health conditions. Many people wonder whether it is safe to use …

Indiana University

Is Dairy Bad for You? Here Are the Facts

Is it criminal to put pineapple on pizza? Is avocado toast overrated? Should we all really be terrified of gluten? Should mayonnaise even be allowed …

Dairy

Four little girls who beat cancer pose for touching photo

Beaming in gold tutus and headbands, these four little girls look like any other care-free four- and five-year-olds.<p>If it didn't say "SURVIVOR" on …

Urinary Tract Infection

Investing in a cure | UBS United States

Cancer is the second leading cause of death globally after heart disease.<p>Although scientists haven't yet found a cure, innovative treatments are …

Financial Services

Fatty acids can slow down an overheated immune system

The STING protein is normally an important part of our immune system, but in some autoimmune diseases it is itself the source of the disease. The …

Aarhus

I Drank A Mushroom Beauty Latte Almost Every Day For 30 Days & Now I Kind Of Love It

Almost every afternoon for the past month or so, I've been drinking a steaming hot mug of mushroom juice. Well, sort of. The technical name of the …

Mushrooms

7 ingredients to look for in your protein powder — and 6 to avoid

Protein powder is a quick and easy way to get some healthy amino acids into your system, whether you're trying to lose weight, build muscle, or …

Protein

DDT banned for decades may still be affecting autism risk

<b>A plane dusts 1,200 sheep against ticks with 10 per cent DDT powder, dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane, on the Hoover ranch in Medford, Ore. in 1948. (AP Photo)</b><p>Scientists say the pesticide banned in the 1970s is still in our ecosystem<p>Jamie Reno<p>September 20, 2018 10:00pm (UTC)<p><i>This article originally</i> …

Microbiome