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Chicken Udon Bowl with Zucchini Noodles
Aug 4, 2018
In the kitchen: read the "Chicken Udon Bowl with Zucchini Noodles" recipe quickly and reproduce it at home!
Acupuncture Ankylosing Spondylitis Relief Confirmed
Jul 30, 2018
Researchers conclude that acupuncture and herbal medicine provide relief for patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS). Ankylosing spondylitis is a type of arthritis characterized by inflammation of the spine, joints, tendons, or ligaments....
Cannabis Doesn’t Help Exercising COPD Patients
Jul 30, 2018 • 1 comment
At first blush, it would seem almost obvious that individuals with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) did not show improvement after inhaling vaporized cannabis. However, with real clinical data for cannabis’ true effects on human...
Intermittent Fasting Shows Benefits For Type 2 Diabetics
Jul 30, 2018 • 3 comments
Individuals with type 2 diabetes following a 5:2 intermittent fasting eating plan are just as likely to lose weight and control their blood glucose levels compared to people on a continuous calorie restricted diet plan, a world-first...
New Study Finally Identifies Neural Connection Between Depression and Bad Sleep
Jul 30, 2018 • 7 comments
The link between sleeping problems and depression has been observed for over a hundred years. Now scientists have found the neural mechanism responsible for this relationship. The effects of sleep on mental health have long...
Could Gut Microbes Hinder Your Cancer Treatment? A New First-In-Human Trial Investigates
Jul 30, 2018
Could the poop of some cancer patients hold the key to treating certain cancers in all people? What does cancer have to do with poop? In the past few years, researchers around the world, including us, have realized that the gut bacteria –...
MS News that Caught My Eye Last Week: Popular DMTs, Data Analysis Predicts MS, Remyelination Study
Jul 30, 2018 • 2 comments
Oral DMTs Still Common 1st Therapy for New MS Patients but Ocrevus Having Impact, Market Report Says Deciding on what therapy to use is a tough decision for people with MS and their doctors. That’s especially true for someone who is newly...
Rheumatoid Arthritis Medicine Seen to Ease Lupus Symptoms at Higher Dose in Phase 2 Trial
Jul 28, 2018
Scientists Seek End To 'Unscientific' HIV Laws
Jul 27, 2018
AIDS experts called Wednesday for an end to laws that can see HIV-positive people jailed for exposing others to the virus, saying the approach was "unscientific" and worsening the killer epidemic. At least 68 countries have...
Eli Lilly Announces Positive Results From Its 2nd Phase 3 Trial Of Ixekizumab
Jul 27, 2018
Treatment with Eli Lilly’s monoclonal antibody Taltz (ixekizumab) significantly improved the signs and symptoms of ankylosing spondylitis in patients participating in a Phase 3 clinical trial, results...
Cleveland Researchers Develop A New Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis And Launch a Company to Test It
Jul 27, 2018 • 2 comments
A team at Case Western Reserve University has come up with a new approach to treating Multiple Sclerosis. They have also launched a business to bring the new therapy to market. The company is called Convelo Therapeutics. Co-founders Paul...