- Racism Is Literally Toxic To African American Individuals, Say Psychologists
A new paper says that racist experiences increase inflammation in African American individuals, raising their risk of chronic illness and providing more evidence that creates physical health outcomes, states a paper led by April Thames, Ph.D., associate pr ...
Article - News Staff - Jun 4 2019 - 12:42am
- Coffee Is Not Bad For Your Arteries, Even 25 Cups A Day
Don't drink 25 cups of coffee a day, you shouldn't consumer anything equivalent to 25 cups per day, but if you do it won't be your arteries that give out, according to research presented today at the British Cardiovascular Society (BCS) Conf ...
Article - News Staff - Jun 3 2019 - 1:48pm
- Eggs Are Bad For You
A new look at data tracked the diets, health and lifestyle habits of nearly 30,000 adults across the country for as long as 31 years has concluded that the risk of heart disease and death increases with the number of eggs an individual consumes. The epidem ...
Article - News Staff - Jun 4 2019 - 4:12pm
- Proportionality: Can Birth Length And Birth Weight Predict Future Heart Problems?
A new paper in the journal Early Human Development hopes to use the infant form of the Body Mass Index(BMI) to predict future heart disease. BMI is famous by now and has been used by government guidance bodies since the 1980s. It was invented nearly 200 ye ...
Article - Hank Campbell - Jul 31 2019 - 5:01am
- Nerve Cell Breakthrough In Treatment Of Restless Legs Syndrome
Restless Legs Syndrome is a condition that causes an overwhelming urge to move the legs. Patients complain of unpleasant symptoms such as tingling, burning and painful cramping sensations in the leg and more than 80 people of people who report restless leg ...
Article - News Staff - Aug 7 2019 - 11:00am
- FDG PET-CT In Clinical Decision-Making
Researchers have published the results of the largest prospective multicenter trial conducted of FDG-PET/CT in head and neck cancer, providing data on clinical decision-making. ...
Article - Heidi Henderson - Aug 9 2019 - 1:03pm
- Angiogenesis Enhanced & Acute Wound Healing Improved With Electrical Microcurrent Stimulation
Angiogenesis is a critical component for processes in wound healing and is defined as the formation of new capillaries from pre-existing blood vessels [1, 2]. Insufficient angiogenesis can result in impaired wound healing and chronic wound formation [4–8] ...
Article - Heidi Henderson - Aug 18 2019 - 7:28pm
- 'Good Enough For France'- Are American Standards For Kidney Transplants Just Too High?
A new study finds that French transplant centers would have transplanted about 17,500 kidneys from nearly 28,000 deceased-donor kidneys discarded in the United States between 2004 and 2014. If American standards are simply too high, and not instead that F ...
Article - News Staff - Aug 26 2019 - 5:35pm
- Trump's Executive Order Was Needed- 76% Of Kidney Transplant Candidates Receive At Least One Offer But Never Knew It
We hear a lot about a crisis in organ donations but a whole lot of patients who died waiting for transplants got organs offered, but their transplant teams declined- and someone lower on the list got the transplant instead. Candidates who died without a tr ...
Article - News Staff - Aug 30 2019 - 4:36pm
- People Who Abuse Fentanyl And Other Drugs Show An Alarming Number Of Heart Infections
An alarming number of young, white, poor men who abuse recreational opioids are developing infections of either the heart's inner lining or valves, known as infective endocarditis This new trend predominantly affects men who also have higher rates of ...
Article - News Staff - Sep 18 2019 - 9:40am