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A new study shows that ultrasound enhances delivery of RNA strands into the colon cells of mice with colitis to block production of inflammatory protein.
Learn about natural remedies for relieving the symptoms of fibromyalgia, including sleep, exercise, and some alternative therapies.
High triglyceride levels increase the risk of certain diseases. Learn what can be done to lower triglyceride levels with tips on diet and exercise.
A new analysis finds that cervical cancer mortality rates in the United States may be higher than previous estimates have suggested.
New research suggests that the birth date of a child might influence their risk of being diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Learn about what foods may help a person with fibromyalgia and which ones they should avoid. What other lifestyle measures might help with symptoms?
A new study suggests that cognitive behavior therapy can strengthen brain connections in a way that leads to long-term recovery from psychosis.
Learn about when magnesium glycinate is used. What are the benefits, risks, and complications of its use? Is magnesium deficiency dangerous?
A new study examines how the sex hormone estrogen affects gene regulation in the brain, affecting the formation of fear memories and PTSD.
Learn all about inattentive ADHD, a type of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. This article looks at the condition's symptoms and treatment options.
Many people use marijuana as for pain relief, so might it be used as treatment for fibromyalgia? Learn about what research has to say about the drug.
A new study finds that subjects who are a part of the federal food assistance program SNAP may be at a much higher risk of death than nonparticipants.
Heart failure affects millions of Americans. A new wave of 'soft robots' capable of mimicking heart muscles may save lives on the transplant waiting list.
New research finds that chewing food can trigger the oral release of Th17 cells - a type of immune cell that can help to protect against infection.
A new study examines the link between early-life asthma and the risk of developing obesity in childhood. The research also investigates asthma medication.
A research review suggests that statins - commonly used for reducing cholesterol to prevent cardiovascular disease - may also prevent blood clots in veins.
Learn about the major nutrients found in prunes, the amount of dietary fiber, and their medical properties. Should prune juice be given to children?
Learn about different types of acute coronary syndrome and associated risk factors. How is it diagnosed and are there lifestyle changes that can help?
Evidence for the role of gut bacteria and inflammation in the etiology of type 1 diabetes is steadily mounting. Breaking research adds more detail.
A new study investigates the link between the circulating protein called 'soluble Klotho' and the risk of declining kidney function.