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Coffee bean extracts may help reduce inflammation, insulin resistance

When coffee beans are processed and roasted the husk and silverskin of the bean are removed and unused, and often are left behind in...

Better treatment for diabetic foot ulcers

People with type 2 diabetes often suffer from poorly-healing infected wounds on their feet. Using existing methods, however, it takes two days to grow a...

This new finding may help block arthritis pain

In a new study, researchers found brain mechanisms that have the potential to block arthritis pain. The research was conducted by a team from the...

What is a healthy blood pressure?

More than 7m people in the UK have high blood pressure; it is a leading cause of cardiovascular disease and cardiovascular events such as...

Exercising more or eating less, which is better for your insulin function?

In a new study, researchers from the Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences found a single bout of aerobic exercise could increase insulin sensitivity the...

Scientists successfully cure cervical cancer with this treatment

In a new study, researchers used CRISPR-Cas9 to successfully target and treat cervical cancer tumors in vivo (via injection into live and tumor-bearing mice)...

Scientists find new potential therapy for Alzheimer’s

Messy tangles of a protein called tau can be found in the brains of people with Alzheimer's disease and some other neurodegenerative diseases. In Alzheimer's,...

Air pollution linked to hair loss

In a new study, researchers in the Republic of Korea found for the first time that exposure to common air pollutants known as particulate...

This healthy vegetable may protect you from high blood pressure

Many people eat about twice the recommended level of salt in their daily diet. This makes the level of sodium in their bodies very high....

This diet may help treat neuropathy in diabetes

In a new study, researchers found replacing saturated fats with monosaturated fats in the diet may help treat diabetic neuropathy. The research was conducted by...

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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...