Just 45 minutes a week of moderate to vigorous exercise may help improve or maintain a high level of function for people with osteo arthritis (OA), according to study published online recently in Arthritis Care & Research. Current guidelines from the Department of Health and Human Services for ...
24 August 2017Mentory
New research into the biomarkers that predict the onset of Alzheimer’s suggests that more than twice as many people are in some stage of the disease than the official numbers indicate. Roughly 5.4 million people in the US are estimated to have Alzheimer’s, but that number is likely closer ...
28 June 2017Mentory
Pharmaceutical grade chondroitin sulfate has proved efficacy in the treatment and delay of knee osteoarthritis, according to the latest published evidence on osteoarthritis treatment has been presented at a symposium organized by Bioiberica and IBSA at the ...
23 June 2017Mentory
Some sufferers of psychotic illnesses like schizophrenia may have a treatable immune disorder, research suggests. In a nationwide study, scientists at the University of Oxford found up to one in 11 cases of psychosis may involve a condition where antibodies attack the brain. The team suggested that all patients displaying signs of ...
13 December 2016farmadmin
A large study has found that body mass index, waist circumference and diabetes are all associated with an increased risk for liver cancer. Liver cancer is the sixth most common cancer, and its incidence has tripled since the mid-1970s in the United States....
23 November 2016farmadmin
Treating pregnant women for depression may benefit not just themselves but their babies as well. A study, in the May issue of Obstetrics & Gynecology, included 7,267 pregnant women, of whom 831 had symptoms of depression. After controlling for maternal age, race, income, body mass index and ...
25 October 2016farmadmin
Eating potatoes four or more times a week may increase the risk for high blood pressure, a large new study has found. Researchers pooled results from three observational studies involving 187,453 men and women followed for more than 25 years. The participants returned health and diet questionnaires every two ...
20 October 2016farmadmin
The number of Americans having strokes and the number dying following strokes decreased over the past 20 years, according to a new study. The declines in strokes and improvements in survival were similar between blacks, whites, men and women, according to the researchers. “Stroke is still the fourth leading cause of death ...
26 September 2016lhadmin
It may be a good idea to get a blood pressure reading in both arms rather than just one. A difference in those readings, a new study suggests, is an independent risk factor for heart disease. Using data from a large health study, researchers examined 3,390 people 40 ...
16 September 2016farmadmin
One of the dominant goods, especially nowadays, is health. The day that is dedicated to the World Health is April 7, with the 7th of April 1948, the day the World Health Organization was established, as a reference date. WHO was established with "the attainment by all people of the ...
7 April 2016farmadmin