A threat greater than COVID 19: Antibiotic resistance

With news of a COVID-19 vaccine on the horizon, we have hope of a way to curb a virus that has had a devastating...

Proper nutrition could boost your immune system

The holiday season is here, but unfortunately, so is the second wave of COVID-19 cases. As the days get cooler and wetter and the flu...

This common soap additive may worsen fatty liver disease, study shows

In a new study, researchers found evidence that triclosan—an antimicrobial found in many soaps and other household items—worsens the fatty liver disease. The study also...

Cloth masks help protect both wearers and those nearby from COVID-19

In a new study, researchers found that a three-layer mask consisting of outer layers of a flexible, tightly woven fabric and an inner layer...

This hormone may switch off hunger, tackle obesity

In a new study, researchers found that a hormone that can suppress food intake and increase the feeling of fullness has shown similar results...

This bread is ‘as good as blueberries’ at improving your blood circulation

In a new study, researchers found that a small addition during bread-making unlocks the potential of wholegrain bread, putting it on a par with...

This new therapy for flu may help fight against COVID-19

In a new study, researchers developed a new therapy for influenza virus infections that may also prove effective against many other pathogenic virus infections,...

This common mental problem linked to faster development of Alzheimer’s disease

In a new study, researchers found that anxiety is linked to an increased rate of progression from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's disease. The research...

This stuff in cocoa could improve your cognitive function, study shows

In a new study, researchers found the brains of healthy adults recovered faster from a mild vascular challenge and performed better on complex tests...

This common eye disease linked to a much higher risk of severe COVID-19

In a new study, researchers found people with diabetes and eye disease have a five-fold increased risk of requiring intubation when hospitalized with COVID-19. They...

This new diabetes drug can work well, study shows

Type 2 diabetes can lead to heart failure and renal disease, with adult type 2 diabetic patients and their clinicians often navigating heart and...

These two vaccines may lower death risk in heart failure

One out of five people will develop heart failure in their lifetime. An estimated 26 million people are affected worldwide. Heart failure is a serious...

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Most widely used high blood pressure drug may harm heart health, study shows

In a new study, researchers found that L-type calcium channel blockers (LCCBs)—the most widely used drugs for treating high blood pressure—may harm the heart...

Scientists find a new cause of COVID-19 death

In a new study, researchers found an important biomarker that predicts a crisis in COVID-19 patients that could lead to death. The research was conducted...

Scientists find most common features in people killed by COVID-19

In a new study, researchers identified the most common characteristics of 85 COVID-19 patients who died in Wuhan, China in the early stages of...

People died of COVID-19 have these 3 common symptoms

Although the number of patients examined is small, this is the largest study to date of post-mortem examinations on COVID-19 patients in England. COVID-19 is...

People with this blood type may have lower risk of COVID-19

In a new study, researchers found that people who have type O blood are slightly less likely to get COVID-19. The research was conducted by...