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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Preventing and treating smoking in children and youth

A first-ever guideline from the Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care on tobacco use by children and youth aged 5 to 18 years recommends that physicians should play a more active role in the p..

Changes in RNA splicing: a new mechanism for genetic risk in schizophrenia

Credit: RIKEN New research has identified sections of DNA associated with altered regulation of gene expression underlying schizophrenia. The implicated loci contribute to schizophrenia risk by aff..

When white blood cells ATTACK

Every second your body is silently working hard to protect you from infection and disease. White blood cells are an important component of your blood system, which is also made up...

Cookware made with scrap metal contaminates food

Credit: Occupational Knowledge International SAN FRANCISCO - Aluminum cookware made from scrap metal in countries around the world poses a serious and previously unrecognized health risk to millio..

Study finds 33 percent of adults recently diagnosed with asthma do not have it

Credit: The Ottawa Hospital A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that 33 percent of adults recently diagnosed with asthma by their physicians did not have ..

Natural tooth repair method, using Alzheimer’s drug, could revolutionize dental treatments

A new method of stimulating the renewal of living stem cells in tooth pulp using an Alzheimer's drug has been discovered by a team of researchers at King's College London. Following trauma..

Woman hospitalized after developing complication of a New Year ‘detox’

A middle-aged woman developed a potentially life-threatening complication following a New Year 'detox' that involved drinking lots of fluids and taking various herbal remedies, reveal doctor..

Targeting legumain as a novel therapeutic strategy in cancers

Credit: Dr. Chun Wai Mai et al, Bentham Science Publishers Legumain (LGMN), or asparaginyl endopeptidase, is a newly identified lysosomal cysteine protease. It was recently found to be over-expresse..

Deadly sleeping sickness set to be eliminated in 6 years

Credit: Inaki Tirados Gambian sleeping sickness could be eliminated in 6 years thanks to University of Warwick research Combination of active screening and tsetse fly traps the key to quick elimi..

UTSW identify process cells use to destroy damaged organelles, with links to diseases

Credit: UT Southwestern Medical Center DALLAS - Dec. 22, 2016 - Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have uncovered the mechanism that cells use to find and destroy an organelle called mit..

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