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How To Manage Morning Stiffness With Rheumatoid Arthritis
Aug 30, 2018
Many with people with rheumatoid arthritis are familiar with stiff joints in the morning. But what causes this morning stiffness, and how can people get rid of it? Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune condition that attacks the joints,...
After sixteen Years Of Physical and Mental Suffering, I Can Now Live My Life Again
Aug 30, 2018 • 1 comment
"Since I have had my prosthesis (March 2015), yes, I feel like I can now live again. I now can walk for more than an hour, I have returned to being able to ride my bike and I have professional plans!"
Are you interested in CBD oil to help manage your chronic condition?
Aug 29, 2018 • 7 comments
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Panel: Doctors Should Focus On Preventing Depression In Pregnant Women, New Moms
Aug 29, 2018
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force has released new draft recommendations saying that physicians should screen pregnant women and new moms to identify those who are at risk of becoming depressed, so they can be treated before they...
Ketamine, A Promising Depression Treatment, Seems To Act Like An Opioid
Aug 29, 2018
A new study suggests that ketamine, an increasingly popular treatment for depression, has something in common with drugs like fentanyl and oxycodone. The small study found evidence that ketamine's effectiveness with depression, demonstrated in...
Severe Depression: Vagus Nerve Stimulator Improves Lives
Aug 27, 2018 • 1 comment
For people with treatment-resistant depression, adding vagus nerve stimulation to medication can drastically improve their quality of life, concludes a new study. The National Institute of Mental Health suggest that over 16...
No Amount Of Alcohol Is Good For Your Health, Global Study Says
Aug 27, 2018
Countless scientific studies have espoused the idea that a glass of red wine a day can be good for the heart, but a new, sweeping global study published in The Lancet on Friday rejects the notion that any drinking can be healthy. No...
Top 10 Most Promising Experimental Cancer Treatments
Aug 23, 2018
Cancer. A word that fills people with dread. A powerful, devastating word that has destroyed so many lives of cancer victims, their families and loved ones. A word that scientists and doctors are actively and fervently working towards making just...
Aug 22, 2018
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Japan Human Trial Tests iPS Cell Treatment For Parkinson's
Aug 21, 2018
Japanese researchers on Monday announced the first human trial using a kind of stem cell to treat Parkinson's disease building on earlier animal trials. The research team at Kyoto University plans to inject five million induced Pluripotent...