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Medical News Today: Just 20 minutes of exercise enough to reduce inflammation, study finds

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 23:00
New research suggests that a short session of moderate physical activity can reduce inflammation by activating a response at the cellular level.

Medical News Today: Early-Onset Alzheimer's: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 05:00
What is early-onset Alzheimer's and what causes it? Learn about coping with the condition, the financial burden, and its effect on relationships.

Medical News Today: Sedentary behavior raises dementia risk as much as genetic factors

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 23:00
A new study finds the risk of dementia onset is just as high for sedentary older adults as it is for those with a genetic predisposition for the disease.

Medical News Today: Genital Psoriasis: Symptoms and Treatment

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 23:00
Learn all about genital psoriasis. This article looks at the symptoms and treatments for this condition, as well as how it might affect sexual health.

Medical News Today: Can chair yoga relieve osteoarthritis pain?

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 23:00
A new randomized control study is the first to show that chair yoga can help to reduce pain in seniors with lower extremity osteoarthritis.

Medical News Today: Diet Tips for Multiple Sclerosis

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 05:00
Learn about the foods that are good for people with MS and the foods that should be avoided. Also discover how special diets compare for people with MS.

Medical News Today: Just 45 minutes of exercise a week can benefit older adults with arthritis

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 23:00
Meeting current exercise guidelines can be hard for older adults with arthritis, but a new study finds they need only meet a third of the recommendations.

Medical News Today: Can Biotin Help Treat Multiple Sclerosis?

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 23:00
What is biotin, can it help with MS, and how might it be used? Learn about current research on biotin and other possible health benefits of this vitamin.

Medical News Today: Musicians have faster reaction times

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 23:00
New research demonstrates that musical training improves reaction time to auditory and tactile stimuli. The findings open the door to new types of therapy.

Medical News Today: What are the risks and benefits of cannabis use? New report sheds light

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 08:00
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine have analyzed over 10,000 studies to better understand the benefits and harms of cannabis.

Medical News Today: Scientists find genetic mutation that causes cleft lip and palate, heart defects

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 07:00
A team of international researchers examines the genetic mutation responsible for cleft lip and palate, as well as congenital heart defect.

Medical News Today: Concussion linked to brain changes in people at genetic risk for Alzheimer's

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 06:00
A new study links mild traumatic brain injury to greater neurodegeneration and memory decline in people at genetic risk for Alzheimer's disease.

Medical News Today: Can Marijuana Help Treat ADHD?

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 05:00
Learn if marijuana affects ADHD and if medical marijuana is available as a treatment. What are the risks, and can marijuana treat children with ADHD?

Medical News Today: What Effect Does Caffeine Have on People with ADHD?

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 23:00
Can caffeine be used as a treatment for ADHD and what should be considered before caffeine is given to a child? What other treatments are available?

Medical News Today: Scientists find new mechanism for memory formation

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 23:00
New research investigates how we form memories, and discovers that apart from the hippocampus, a previously neglected brain area plays a crucial role.

Medical News Today: Maternal blood pressure before conception predicts gender of baby

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 23:00
Breaking research carried out in China finds a possible link between a woman's blood pressure before conception and the eventual gender of her child.

Medical News Today: Blue corn may help prevent, treat metabolic syndrome

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 08:00
A new study in rats suggests that adding blue corn to a high-sugar, high-cholesterol diet may help prevent some of the risk factors for metabolic syndrome.

Medical News Today: Can yoga help with chronic back pain?

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 07:00
A new systematic Cochrane review analyzes existing studies on the benefits of yoga for reducing chronic, non-specific lower back pain.

Medical News Today: Diabetes: Stimulating bone stem cells may improve fracture repair

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 06:00
Bone fractures do not heal well in people with diabetes. A new study of mice suggests a protein that stimulates skeletal stem cells may offer a solution.

Medical News Today: ADD vs. ADHD: Is There a Difference?

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 05:00
What are ADHD and ADD, and what are the signs and symptoms of both? Learn about how ADHD and ADD are diagnosed and treated and when to see a doctor.