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Elementary school principal uses strength from students to battle breast cancer
Mar 5, 2018
For one elementary school principal in Georgia, students and faculty are much more than just people she works with, they are family. According to Patricia Cook, head of Union County Elementary...
The Newest Psoriasis Treatments Will Have You Wearing Short Sleeves Again
Mar 2, 2018
While there is still no cure for psoriasis, new treatments now allow millions of people who live with this inflammatory skin condition to sport short sleeves once again. One expert even called it...
Cannabis drug halves the risk of an epileptic fit in more than 40% of sufferers
Mar 2, 2018 • 6 comments
Cannabis drug halves the risk of an epileptic fit in more than 40% of sufferers, study finds Taking cannabidiol (CBD) with approved medications makes 10% seizure free The dual treatment enables up...
Grilled Chicken and Tomato Salad
Feb 28, 2018 • 1 comment
In the kitchen: read the "Grilled Chicken and Tomato Salad" recipe quickly and reproduce it at home!
Foods That Can Irritate COPD
Feb 28, 2018 • 1 comment
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is an umbrella term used to refer to any illness that affects the ability of the lungs to function normally. This article will discuss foods that can...
Can You Beat MS With the Paleo Diet?
Feb 26, 2018
Some evidence suggests that the Paleo diet can improve or reverse symptoms of multiple sclerosis. Can eating like a Stone Age hunter-gatherer ease symptoms of multiple sclerosis (MS)? One doctor who...
Type 1 diabetes: Does the gut hold the key to prevention
Feb 23, 2018
Type 1 diabetes: Does the gut hold the key to prevention Targeting specific microbiota in the gut could be one way to protect against type 1 diabetes, a new study concludes. Researchers suggest that...
Research Projects Focus on Novel Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis
Feb 16, 2018
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society (NMSS) has funded two separate projects led by researchers in the departments of Neurology and Pharmacology and Toxicology. The research projects involve:...
Sweet Potato Chips
Feb 15, 2018
In the kitchen: read the "Sweet Potato Chips" recipe quickly and reproduce it at home!
The Benefits of Therapeutic Massage for Multiple Sclerosis
Feb 14, 2018
You can think of massage as a way to relax or relieve tired muscles. But for people with multiple sclerosis, massage can be much more than that. "We see a change when we help people with MS. They...
Diabetes breakthrough increases insulin producing cells
Feb 6, 2018
A potential cure for Type 1 diabetics to the horizon in San Antonio, and the novel approach would also allow Type 2 diabetics to stop insulin shots. The discovery, made at San Antonio Health,...
The Flu. Prevention Tips
Feb 2, 2018
The Flu. Prevention Tips This flu season has been pretty bad here in the United States and it is still not over. The flu activity can last all the way until May and it generally hits its peak in...