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Overweight before age 40 may increase your risk of these cancers

In a new study, researchers found if people are overweight before age 40, they may increase their cancer risk. The research was conducted by an...

This drug may benefit people with heart failure

In a new study, researchers found in preclinical studies that Aliskiren, an FDA-approved drug that inhibits the enzyme that regulates blood pressure, can delay...

Humans can regrow cartilage in joints, new study shows

In a new study, researchers found contrary to popular belief, the cartilage in human joints can repair itself through a process similar to that...

Maintaining weight loss can protect heart health in people with diabetes

In a new study, researchers found people with type 2 diabetes who regained weight forfeited the initial benefits of reduced risk of heart disease...

While there’s no cure for osteoarthritis, you can manage its symptoms

On a grand scale, it is the most common form of arthritis (which actually isn’t a specific disease but rather a general term for...

Too much vitamin B could cause hip fracture

Many healthy individuals take high doses of vitamin B supplements. They take them to be on the safe side, thinking that it must be...

This brain therapy helps older people have good memory like 20-year-olds

Working memory is the active memory for us to make decisions, reason, recall our grocery lists, and remember where we left our keys. Previous research...

Widely used high blood pressure drugs may harm your heart

Drugs based on a molecule called dihydropyridine (such as nifedipine and amlodipine) are commonly prescribed by doctors to treat high blood pressure and angina,...

New procedure may treat type 2 diabetes, obesity

In a new study, researchers found that a newly tested medical device, called Sleeveballoon, mimics the effects of traditional bariatric surgery in rodents and...

New method may enhance treatment for breast and pancreatic cancer

In a new study, researchers found a non-invasive imaging technique that measures the stiffness of tissues could give new information about cancer architecture. It could...

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Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

This popular painkiller may harm your blood sugar

In a new study, researchers found popular pain drug opioid tramadol (marketed as ConZip and Ultram) may increase the risk of developing hypoglycemia, or...

Popular high blood pressure drug may increase risk of bowel disease

High blood pressure harms one in ten adults across the globe, and it increases the risk of heart attack and stroke. The most common treatments...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...