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New HIV therapy reduces virus, boosts immunity in drug-resistant patients

New HIV therapy reduces virus, boosts immunity in drug-resistant patients

In a study, a new HIV drug reduced viral replication and increased immune cells in individuals with advanced, drug-resistant HIV infection. Used in combination with...
As body mass index increases, blood pressure may as well

As body mass index increases, blood pressure may as well

Body mass index is positively associated with blood pressure, according to the ongoing study of 1.7 million Chinese men and women. Body mass index is...
5 tips for early breastfeeding success

5 tips for early breastfeeding success

Breastfeeding can have its challenges early on. There’s learning the appropriate feeding positions and techniques, knowing when and how often to feed the baby, and...
heart disease, type 2 diabetes

Heart disease related to type 2 diabetes can be well treated

Properly composed treatment and refraining from cigarette consumption can significantly reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease resulting from type 2 diabetes, according to a...

Diets rich in vegetables and fish linked to lower risk of multiple sclerosis

In a new study from Curtin University, Australia, researchers find that eating diet high in vegetables and fish may help reduce risk of multiple...
Subjective memory may be a sign of cognitive decline, related to Alzheimer’s

Subjective memory may be a sign of cognitive decline, related to Alzheimer’s disease

In a new study from the University of Texas at Dallas, researchers find that in people over 60, complains about poor memory could be...
New diabetes drug linked to rare but serious side effect

New diabetes drug linked to rare but serious side effect

In a recent study from Brigham and Women’s Hospital, researchers find that a new drug for type 2 diabetes, known as SGLT2 inhibitors, may...
Exercise could help people with chronic kidney disease

Exercise could help people with chronic kidney disease

Just 12 weeks of aerobic and strength-based exercise reduces symptoms and levels of fatigue in patients with chronic kidney disease, a study in Leicester...
Healthy fat may separate obesity from diabetes

Healthy fat may separate obesity from diabetes

About 422 million people around the world, including more than 30 million Americans, have diabetes. Approximately ninety percent of them have type 2 diabetes. People...
Why some people with brain markers of Alzheimer’s don’t have dementia

Why some people with brain markers of Alzheimer’s don’t have dementia

A new study from The University of Texas has uncovered why some people that have brain markers of Alzheimer's never develop the classic dementia...