Immune System

This drug is supposed to treat cancer. Could it also prevent deaths from sepsis?

Death by sepsis is far from uncommon. A third of hospital deaths are caused by this complication of infections, which causes organ dysfunction. New …

Medicine

Even Doctors Are Amazed By This Remedy: It Prevents Heart Attack, Lowers Cholesterol and Boosts Your Immune System

Spread the love<p>Scientists, doctors and other medical experts claim that regular consumption of honey in combination with cinnamon is a powerful …

Alternative Medicine

Scientists just unlocked the catalyst for cancerous relapse

Cancer Relapse<p>New research has shown that cancer cells that survive treatment may effectively wake themselves up and resume growing by tapping into …

Cancer

Scientists Have Found A Way To Remove The 'Brakes' From Our Immune System

This could be the future of fighting diseases.<p>In the fight against cancer, one of the greatest hurdles can actually be our own immune system, which …

Cancer

A cancer treatment that's part of 'a big new field of medicine' just got approved

The FDA just approved another revolutionary cancer treatment.<p>The treatment, called Yescarta, treats a type of blood cancer called aggressive B-cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma.<p>The highly personalized cancer treatment called CAR T-cell therapy (CAR is short for chimeric antigen receptor) is made by Kite …

Cancer

Physical Training Against Brain Aging | Guy Forer

Training is Not “Exercising”<p>The term "training" does not have the same meaning as the terms "exercise" or "exercise training", which are used by …

Neuroscience

Probiotics | An unexpected cause of my daughter’s autoimmune issues

Probiotics are everywhere these days. “With added probiotic cultures” has become a marketing catchphrase we can’t escape.<p>Their promise to boost our …

Microbiome

A universal flu shot may be nearing reality

Scientists are developing a universal vaccine against flu, making annual shots a thing of the past.

Medicine

6 Top Biotech Companies In Innovation Earn Recognition In New Awards

Cure is a strong word when it comes to treating cancer and other deadly diseases, but Brad Loncar is among the biotech stock analysts and investors …

Pharma

CHIPSA Hospital Files Patent on Cancer Immunotherapy

CHIPSA Hospital Files Patent on Cancer Immunotherapy Combination of Checkpoint Inhibitors and Coley Vaccine<p><i>Preclinical and Clinical Data Support</i> …

Cancer

Immunotherapy is the newest weapon in the fight against cancer

The human immune system is both clever and powerful. But it is often foiled by cancer’s wily ways.<p>A new approach to cancer treatment — immunotherapy — aims to unmask the disease for the deadly threat it is, then direct the full force of the immune system on malignancies that would otherwise grow …

Cancer

Microbes in our homes: Dangerous or not?

The amount of microbes that share our living spaces might come as a surprise to many. But the key question is, are they bad for our health?<p>When it …

Microbiome

10 herbs that can reduce anxiety and boost your health

They can relieve stress, improve your immune system and help digestion<p>We all know that for a healthy diet we should include our five a day, made up …

Alternative Medicine

Here Are 5 Products to Help Bomb-Proof Your Immune System and Keep You Outside All Winter

Laird’s creamer knows what’s up. And if you order it at a restaurant, the receipt says Laird’s Cream. We know firsthand.<p><b>As the long days of summer</b> …

Laird Hamilton

Eat Squash Vegetable for Better Vision, Skin Health and Immune System

Squash is one of the most versatile and delicious vegetables available throughout the world, and it also packs a serious punch in terms of health and …

Healthy Eating

Allergies: How do they develop?

Worldwide, allergies are on the rise at an alarming rate. How do our bodies mistake otherwise harmless substances for potential dangers and cause the …

Medicine

9 Ways To Supercharge Your Immune System

By Nicole W. | 3rd February 2015<p>Every winter around 1 in 4 of us falls prey to colds or flu and has to endure a familiar runny nose, sore throat and …

Wellness

The One Anti-Inflammatory Snack You Should Eat This Week For Weight Loss, According To Nutritionists

If you are suffering from chronic inflammation in your body, the signs become evident pretty quickly. Inflammation can affect your immune system and …

Weight Loss

THESE 9 HERBS WILL BOOST YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM AND REPAIR DAMAGED LUNGS – Healthy Remedies

When you are facing a stuffy nose, persistent cough or any other issue thanks to the common cold, you don’t need to rush down to your pharmacy for …

Alternative Medicine

7 little things you can do now to make your immune system strong AF this winter

We’ve officially bid summer farewell, which means a drastically decreased risk of heat stroke and insect-borne illnesses (mosquitos, that means you). …

Wellness

Be Aware! Stress May Cause Cancer – TrdPip

<b>Cancer!</b> The word itself is more dreadful than anything else. How one can sustains the truth that he is dying day by day despite of the treatment he …

Wellness

You’ll Never Guess What Researchers Found Living in Semen

You know that protected sex is wise if you want to prevent sexually transmitted infections like herpes and HIV—especially given that STDs are on the …

Public Health

Penn team shows how seemingly acute viral infections can persist

Infections caused by viruses, such as respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, measles, parainfluenza and Ebola, are typically considered acute. These …

Biology

Disease and odor: An intriguing relationship

The relationship between odor and disease is an interesting two-way street. In this article, we discuss the aroma of illness, electronic noses, and …

Medicine

Arianna Huffington: Culture is 'a company's immune system'

As a board member at Uber, Arianna Huffington has been active in trying to improve the company's image and culture amidst sexual harassment …

Arianna Huffington

7 Signs you're eating too much sugar

From premature ageing to unexplained bloating<p>Sugar and refined carbohydrates are considered 'empty calories', mainly because they don't contain any useful nutrients. Some foods high in sugar are heavily processed, and the sweet stuff is added to make them more palatable and desirable. It's these …

Sugar

4 things a clinical nutritionist wants you to know about probiotics

They help more than just your tummy troubles<p>We've all heard of probiotics, but do you know why you should take them? The importance of our digestive …

Bacteria

5 Quick & Easy Ways To Supercharge Your Immune System

What many people don’t know is that supporting your immune system doesn’t have to be a massive undertaking. Here are five expert tips to supercharge …

Wellness

Can Humans Evolve To Be Immune To Diseases?

<i>Can we evolve to be immune to diseases? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Drew Smith, Molecular biologist, on Quora:</b><p>We can and we do evolve immunities to specific diseases.<p>Tuberculosis …

Medicine

Addiction Rehab Centers For Defendants Often Nothing More Than Lucrative Work Camps

An investigation by Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting found that these facilities, which are meant to be an alternative to jail for …

Health Policy