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Addiction is a Chronic Brain Disease Claims US Surgeon General

Surgeon General Calls Addiction a Chronic Brain Disease

The surgeon general has spoken up regarding the scourge of addiction being a disease of the brain. He reiterated that it was no...

Nov 18 2016, 4:36am CST

Astronauts Going to Mars Could Face Chronic Dementia, Brain Damage

Astronauts Going to Mars Could Face Chronic Dementia, Brain Damage

Galactic cosmic rays that will bombard astronauts during extended spaceflights caused significant long-term brain damage in tes...

Oct 10 2016, 11:32pm CDT

Tattoo Therapy May Help Fight Chronic Diseases

Tattoo Therapy May Help Fight Chronic Diseases

The tattoo would be no ordinary one but one filled with the power of antioxidant nanoparticles....

Sep 23 2016, 1:05pm CDT

There is a Link Between Weather and Chronic Pain, Smartphone Study Suggests

There is a Link Between Weather and Chronic Pain, Smartphone Study Suggests

New study reveals that rain and lack of sunshine worsen chronic pain...

Sep 10 2016, 1:09pm CDT

 Immunosuppressant Drug May Ease Chronic Eye Condition

Immunosuppressant Drug May Ease Chronic Eye Condition

Immune-based drug could prove a better alternative to uveitis than conventional steroid treatment...

Sep 8 2016, 11:31am CDT

Yoga, Tai Chi and Acupuncture can Help Relieve Chronic Pain, Study Finds

Yoga, Tai Chi and Acupuncture can Help Relieve Chronic Pain, Study Finds

Popular non-drug approaches could be effective in pain managment...

Sep 4 2016, 7:43am CDT

Regular Exercise Lowers Risk of Five Chronic Diseases

Regular Exercise Lowers Risk of Five Chronic Diseases

It has been said that five fatal diseases can be avoided by exercising on a regular basis....

Aug 10 2016, 6:10am CDT

Vitamin Deficiencies Cause Chronic Migraine

Vitamin Deficiencies Cause Chronic Migraine

It has been found that those people who get migraines often have a deficiency of certain vitamins in their diets....

Jun 13 2016, 5:08am CDT

Narcotic Painkillers Can Cause Chronic Pain

Narcotic Painkillers Can Cause Chronic Pain

It has been found that narcotic painkillers in fact tend to increase the sensation of pain in rodents....

May 31 2016, 5:05am CDT

Painkillers may Extend Duration of Chronic Pain

Painkillers may Extend Duration of Chronic Pain

The short-term decision to take painkillers can have devastating consequences of making pain worse and longer lasting, warns ne...

May 31 2016, 2:45am CDT

Chronic Skin Disease Psoriasis Linked to Obesity and Diabetes

Chronic Skin Disease Psoriasis Linked to Obesity and Diabetes

New research, which involved twin pairs, reveals that inflammatory skin disease is associated with obesity and type 2 diabetes....

May 1 2016, 9:40pm CDT

Botox Can Treat Chronic Migraine

Botox Can Treat Chronic Migraine

Botox injections may prove useful in curing migraines and other neurological conditions....

Apr 20 2016, 2:22pm CDT

Deep brain's electrical stimulation alleviates chronic pain: Study

Deep brain's electrical stimulation alleviates chronic pain: Study

New York, April 5 (IANS) Electrical stimulation of a deep, middle brain structure blocks pain signals at the spinal cord level...

Apr 5 2016, 10:48am CDT

Mindfulness Meditation may Ease Chronic Low Back Pain according to New Study

Mindfulness Meditation may Ease Chronic Low Back Pain according to New Study

Many people endlessly treat themselves with medications for their low-back pain. A team of US researchers has found mindfulness...

Mar 23 2016, 5:20am CDT

Scientists Create Tiny Absorbable Sensors to Monitor Chronic Brain Injuries

Scientists Create Tiny Dissolvable Sensors to Monitor Chronic Brain Injuries

The new device can monitor pressure and temperature in the brains of the patients and will dissolve once the job is done...

Jan 19 2016, 8:09am CST

96% NFL Former Players Tested Positive for Chronic Brain Disease, Study Finds

96% NFL Former Players Tested Positive for Chronic Brain Disease, Study Reveals

87 of 91 deceased National Football League players have been found CTE positive. Overall, 131 pros and non pros were identified...

Sep 19 2015, 11:36pm CDT

Warfarin Benefits Extended To Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

Anticoagulation is a cornerstone of therapy for atrial fibrillation because it lowers the heightened risk for stroke in this po...

Mar 4 2014, 6:26pm CST