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According to results published by Scottsdale Healthcare's Virginia G. Cancer Center, a new cancer drug combination demonstrated significant improvement in overall survival of late-stage pancreatic cancer patients.
A new cancer drug combination demonstrated significant improvement in overall survival of late-stage pancreatic cancer patients compared to those receiving standard treatment, according to results of a Phase III clinical trial led by physicians from Scottsdale Healthcare’s Virg... [»]
According to research by the University of Montreal and the CHU Sainte-Justine Hospital Research Centre, young children who attend daycare on a regular basis are 50% more likely to be overweight compared to those who stayed at home.
Young children who attend daycare on a regular basis are 50% more likely to be overweight compared to those who stayed at home with their parents, according to a study by researchers at the University of Montreal and the CHU Sainte-Justine Hospital Research Centre. "We found that... [»]
Experts at Harris Health System explain that diabetics will benefit greatly from planning ahead their holiday meals.
A figurative mine field of savory dishes and desserts await many this holiday season, from pumpkin pies topped with whipped cream, green bean and mushroom casseroles, pork tamales, cranberries and cornbread dressing to fruit salads and oven-roasted turkey. Harris Health System e... [»]
According to a recent study at Niigata University in Japan, patients with diabetes have a significantly higher prevalence of hearing impairment than patients without diabetes .
Patients with diabetes have a significantly higher prevalence of hearing impairment than patients without diabetes, according to a recent study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM). Study authors note that the... [»]
New research at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis suggests that low vitamin D levels are to blame for clogged arteries in diabetics.
People with diabetes often develop clogged arteries that cause heart disease, and new research at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis suggests that low vitamin D levels are to blame. In a study published Nov. 9 in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, the resear... [»]
A hormone-like substance produced by the body to promote inflammation can cause an aggressive form of leukemia when present at high levels, according to a new study by researchers at the Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center.
- Chronic inflammation like sunburn can sometimes cause cancer, but how it happens remains unknown. - This study shows for the first time how a substance made by the body to promote inflammation can cause an aggressive form of leukemia. - This knowledge enabled the researchers to... [»]
Recent research at the University of Missouri reveals that Resveratrol, a compound found in grape skins and red wine, has been shown to make prostate tumor cells more susceptible to radiation treatment.
Resveratrol, a compound found commonly in grape skins and red wine, has been shown to have several beneficial effects on human health, including cardiovascular health and stroke prevention. Now, a University of Missouri researcher has discovered that the compound can make prostat... [»]
Low-Carb expert Dana Carpender will be publishing her latest cookbook, titled '500 Paleo Recipes', on the 1st of December.
American low-carb expert writer Dana Carpender is scheduled to be publishing her latest book on the 1st of December, titled 500 Paleo Recipes: Hundreds of Delicious Recipes for Weight Loss and Super Health. The paperback book will feature 336 pages full of recipes for people who ... [»]
For our very first site poll, we ask our users a very simple question. Are you following a specific diet at the moment?
In our very first site poll, we want to ask everyone "Are you currently following a specific diet?". Of course, there are practically hundreds if not thousands of specific diets, so we have listed only the most popular and established ones for you to vote from. If you are on a ... [»]
A new study done at the Johns Hopkins University indicates that general weight-loss improves sleep quality in people who are obese.
Weight loss, whether it's from dietary changes alone or from diet combined with exercise, can help improve the quality of sleep among people who are overweight or obese, according to a new study by Johns Hopkins researchers. "We found that improvement in sleep quality was signif... [»]
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