New research challenges existing beliefs on the origins of diabetes, suggesting that overall fat tissue may be to blame, rather than the liver or pancreas.
A new stimulation therapy that specifically targets the nerves fibers involved could be an effective alternative to spinal cord stimulation, says study.
The first literature review and meta-analysis to investigate omega-3 supplements and anxiety concludes that they could benefit some people.
The latest study to investigate the relationship between regular aspirin use and liver cancer risk finds a significant positive interaction.
Uncovering whether cannabinoids can relieve the symptoms of multiple sclerosis is proving challenging. A new meta-analysis takes a look at the data.
A new review concludes that by targeting B lipoproteins in middle-aged people, we could prevent atherosclerosis and associated cardiovascular diseases.
Diabetes can severely impact a person’s mental health. This may be why people with this condition are more at risk of death by suicide or due to alcohol.
The amino acid alanine lowers blood glucose by activating an enzyme that increases energy production in cells during fasting and exercise, a study reveals.
Certain strains of Staphylococcus aureus are highly resistant to antibiotics and can be deadly. New research shows that a probiotic can destroy them.
The molecular pathways involved in the development of near- and farsightedness are different, according to an animal study of gene changes in the retina.
New research has discovered a molecule that plays a key role in supporting heart function. This finding may lead to better therapy for heart failure.
A new study deemed ‘game-changing’ by the researchers finds a blocking compound that can stop the cartilage from breaking down in a model of osteoarthritis.
A new study finds women who lost weight after menopause were less likely to develop invasive breast cancer
An antipsychotic drug that is used to treat Tourette’s syndrome shows promising results against triple-negative breast cancer in a study of cells and mice.
Researchers have discovered that the drug estradiol may work as a new treatment for a type of triple-negative breast cancer, which is highly aggressive.
Biodegradable electronic implants that deliver impulses to heal injured peripheral nerves and are absorbed after 2 weeks show promising results in rats.
Metastasis and recurrence are huge challenges for breast cancer researchers. One group believes that an existing antibiotic might provide help.
Drug resistance is a significant problem when treating melanoma. A new study concludes that an old antibiotic might offer new hope.
Researchers have recently conducted a new study into bladder infections. They now suggest that we ought to drink plenty of water to keep them at bay.
When I was little, my mom didn’t vaccinate me. In this article, I explore why I disagree with her decision, and why I chose to get vaccinated as an adult.