Yoga regimen reduces severity of rheumatoid arthritis symptoms

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Yoga regimen reduces severity of rheumatoid arthritis symptoms New research supports adding yoga as an adjunctive therapy to treat this chronic inflammatory disease February 5, 2019   According a study published in Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience, eight weeks of intensive yoga practice significantly decreases the severity of physical and psychological symptoms in patients with active rheumatoid […]

Nearly 25% of Antibiotic Prescriptions Are Unnecessary, Study Finds

Nearly 25% of Antibiotic Prescriptions Are Unnecessary, Study Finds Antibiotics continue to be overprescribed at an alarming rate, and the consequences are serious. Gigen Mammoser January 23, 2019 __________________________________ While major health organizations including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) have been sounding the alarm on the dangers […]

Acupressure relieves long-term symptoms of breast cancer treatment, study finds

Acupressure relieves long-term symptoms of breast cancer treatment, study finds Breast cancer survivors reported improvements in depression, pain, anxiety and sleep after self-administered acupressure A new study finds acupressure could be a low-cost, at-home solution to a suite of persistent side effects that linger after breast cancer treatment ends. Researchers from the University of Michigan […]

Human Antibiotics Sprayed on Orange Trees for Greening Disease: What this will mean for us?

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Human Antibiotics Sprayed on Orange Trees for Greening Disease: What this will mean for us?   Florida’s Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services wants to spray antibiotics on citrus groves to combat greening disease, and is applying for an exemption with the EPA. Similar to the fight of routine antibiotic use in animal agriculture, there’s […]

New ‘planetary health diet’ can save lives and the planet, major review suggests

New ‘planetary health diet’ can save lives and the planet, major review suggests By Nina Avramova, CNN An international team of scientists has developed a diet it says can improve health while ensuring sustainable food production to reduce further damage to the planet. The “planetary health diet” is based on cutting red meat and sugar […]

Researchers Find Missing Link Between the Brain and Immune System

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Researchers Find Missing Link Between the Brain and Immune System Neuroscience News June 1, 2015 Implications profound for neurological diseases from autism to Alzheimer’s to multiple sclerosis. In a stunning discovery that overturns decades of textbook teaching, researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have determined that the brain is directly connected to […]

Skipping breakfast even once a week might increase risk of type 2 diabetes

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Skipping breakfast even once a week might increase risk of type 2 diabetes By Dr Naomi Kaplan Many people consider breakfast to be the most important meal of the day, and perhaps that’s for good reason. Skipping it might increase your type 2 diabetes risk, according to a new review of several studies. After looking at […]

All the Breakfast Foods That Contain Glyphosate, the Weed-Killing Chemical Linked to Cancer

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All the Breakfast Foods That Contain Glyphosate, the Weed-Killing Chemical Linked to Cancer Christina Stiehl, December 24, 2018 A 2018 report from the Environmental Working Group found that glyphosate, a common weed killer that has been linked to cancer, was found in a large amount of oat-based breakfast foods. Although the FDA and EPA insist some amounts of […]

Scientists are developing a breakthrough test that uses gold to detect all types of cancer in 10 minutes

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Scientists are developing a breakthrough test that uses gold to detect all types of cancer in 10 minutes Lena Anzenhofer, Business Insider Deutschland December 15, 2018 According to Nature, researchers at the University of Brisbane may have developed a simple test that’s able to detect the early stages of cancer. Not only that but the method […]

Vitamin Treatment For Sepsis Is Put To The Test

Vitamin Treatment For Sepsis Is Put To The Test Richard Harris, Science Correspondent, National Public Radio December 12, 2018 _____________________________ Dr. Jonathan Sevransky was intrigued when he heard that a well-known physician in Virginia had reported remarkable results from a simple treatment for sepsis. Could the leading cause of death in hospitals really be treated […]