As the number of Americans with acid reflux grows, a new study says invasive procedures to treat those who don’t respond to medication should be done for select patients.
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Similar to how protein clumps build up in the brain in people with some neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases, protein clumps appear to accumulate in the diseased hearts of mice and people with heart failure.
A new and promising class of chemical compounds has major potential for treating Zika virus and respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, according to a new study.
A breast cancer patient dealing with anxiety, depression or mood swings could soon be encouraged by her oncologist to learn meditation techniques, join a yoga class or put music to therapeutic use.
A new study has shown that use of peripheral nerve blocks in the treatment of Trigeminal Neuralgia (TGN) may produce long-term pain relief.
Reversing memory deficits and impairments in spatial learning is a major goal in dementia research. A lack of knowledge about cellular pathways critical to the development of dementia has prevented significant clinical advance. Researchers are breaking through that barrier. They show, for the first time in an animal model, that a drug can reverse tau pathology — the second-most important lesion in the brain in patients with Alzheimer’s.
People who smoke or have diabetes may be at increased risk of calcifications in a region of the brain crucial to memory, according to a new study.
Researchers suggest higher levels of vitamin D are associated with decreasing risk of breast cancer.