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1 in 10 people have long-term effects eight months after mild COVID-19

In a new study from Danderyd Hospital and Karolinska Institutet, researchers found that eight months after mild COVID-19, 1 in 10 people still have...

Common flu may play a big role in heart attacks in older people

In a new study from Hospital Universitario Príncipe de Asturias in Madrid, researchers found that getting a flu vaccine can reduce the risk of...

Scientists find a new early sign of Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer's disease is known for its slow attack on neurons crucial to memory and cognition. But why are these particular neurons in aging brains so...

Scientists finds two COVID vaccines effective against variant arising in California

In a new study from Duke Health, researchers found that two different COVID vaccines can be protective against a rapidly spreading variant of the...

This study shows the key to stopping the silent killer of liver disease

Liver cirrhosis is the second leading disease-causing premature death in working-age people (after heart disease). More than 80% of liver cirrhosis deaths are linked...

Vitamin B may help fight COVID-19, reduce inflammation

In a recent study at Hiroshima University, researchers found that a small basic compound like vitamin B6 in bananas or fish could be key...

This common sleep habit may increase your heart disease risk

In a recent study at the University of Notre Dame, researchers found that whether or not you go to bed on time could also...

The common cold might protect you from COVID-19 – here’s how

We often assume that viral infections are caused by individual virus types. But in reality, we’re exposed to many viruses on a day to day...

Researchers reveal life-saving treatment for nation’s opioid disorder epidemic

Expanding access to a treatment that combines medication and counseling for opioid addiction may generate significant cost savings while also saving many lives, according...

People with these mental issues may have Alzheimer’s disease early

In a recent study at the University of California, San Francisco, researchers found that having depression is known to increase your risk for developing...