Disease


Heart Disease Costs in US Will Exceed $1 Trillion by 2035

Heart Disease Costs in US Will Exceed $1 Trillion by 2035

Recent research reveals that 2035 will have more heart patients and the treatment cost will reach 1.1$ trillion....

Feb 15 2017, 8:43am CST

A Simple Blood Test Can Diagnose Parkinson's Disease

A Simple Blood Test Can Diagnose Parkinson's Disease

Apparently, a blood test which is meant to detect the presence of Parkinson's symptoms in patients is finally here. It wil...

Feb 9 2017, 8:22am CST

Skipping Breakfast Raises Risk Of Heart Disease

Skipping Breakfast Raises Risk Of Heart Disease

It has been found by scientists that forgoing breakfast may set you up for cardiac disease, diabetes and weight gain....

Feb 1 2017, 9:37am CST

Wearable tech for diabetics aims to make monitoring the disease easier

Wearable tech for diabetics aims to make monitoring the disease easier

Wearable diabetes technology means easier monitoring and drug delivery for diabetics...

Jan 30 2017, 6:39am CST

AI Can Predict Death From Heart Disease with 80% Accuracy

AI Can Predict Death From Heart Disease with 80% Accuracy

Scientists have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) program that can predict when patients with serious heart disorders w...

Jan 18 2017, 7:53pm CST

Concussions may Accelerate Alzheimer’s Disease

Concussions may Accelerate Alzheimer’s Disease

New study find a link between traumatic brain injury and Alzheimer's...

Jan 15 2017, 1:03pm CST

How Stress can Lead to Heart Disease

How Stress can Lead to Heart Disease

It is being said that high stress levels may be precursors of cardiac arrest and stroke....

Jan 12 2017, 1:11pm CST

Research Confirms New Molecules Have Potential to Treat Alzheimer's Disease

Research Confirms New Molecules Have Potential to Treat Alzheimer's Disease

Research has been carried out regarding novel molecules that could be a cure for Alzheimer’s....

Jan 2 2017, 4:45am CST

Shoulder Pain Indicates Higher Risk of Heart Disease

Shoulder Pain Indicates Higher Risk of Heart Disease

People who had increase risk for heart disease are more likely to have shoulder problems, says study...

Jan 1 2017, 12:22pm CST

Ash Tree Genome can Help Treat Fungal Disease

Ash Tree Genome can Help Treat Fungal Disease

Queen Mary University of London researchers discovered the genetic sequence of ash tree that can treat fungal disease, ash dieb...

Dec 27 2016, 5:29am CST

New Disease may Provide HJope for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Patients

New Disease may Provide HJope for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Patients

British researchers have discovered a new genetic disease which results in neuro-degeneration and help find treatments for bra...

Dec 25 2016, 3:47am CST

Doctors Can Diagnose Early Alzheimer's Disease Through Sniff Test

Doctors Can Diagnose Early Alzheimer's Disease Through Sniff Test

Tests that measure sense of smell will become important for neurologists. The scientists discovered that lack of smell happens...

Dec 21 2016, 4:03am CST

Smallpox Virus Found in 17th Century Child Mummy DNA Rewrites History of Deadly Disease

Smallpox Virus Found in 17th Century Child Mummy DNA Rewrites History of Deadly Disease

A virus found in a juvenile mummy is proof that a deadly version of small pox created devastation even earlier than some 3000 y...

Dec 9 2016, 7:11am CST

Diabetes Drug Slows Progress of Parkinson’s Disease

Diabetes Drug Slows Progress of Parkinson’s Disease

MSDC-0160 is said to not only treat diabetes but it may slow down the progress of Parkinson’s Disease. Trials will begin in hum...

Dec 8 2016, 11:15am CST

Parkinson’s Disease may be Linked to Gut Bacteria

Parkinson's Disease may be Linked to Gut Bacteria

New study suggests that changes in gut microbes can affect brain regions associated with controlling movement....

Dec 4 2016, 2:13pm CST

Google Glass is Helping Scientists to Study Brain Disease

Google Glass is Helping Scientists to Study Brain Disease

Using Google Glass, Siberian scientists are developing a prototype of a model to study an individual's proneness to certain br...

Nov 25 2016, 12:11am CST

Eyes can Tell Onset of Alzheimer's Disease

Eyes can Tell Onset of Alzheimer's Disease

In a breakthrough research, US scientists have identified that early signs of Alzheimer's disease can be detected by looking a...

Nov 20 2016, 12:41am CST

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

Gut Microbes Influence Major Eye Disease and Vision Loss, Study Finds

Gut Microbes Influence Major Eye Disease and Vision Loss, Study Finds

Gut bacteria that are brought on by high fat diet can aggravate diseases like wet AMD...

Nov 16 2016, 7:58am CST

Constipation Increases Risk of Kidney Disease: Study

Constipation Increases Risk of Kidney Disease: Study

A novel study which took place recently showed that if you are constipated, you may get kidney disease too with the passage of...

Nov 15 2016, 6:21am CST

Constipation May Increase the Risk of Kidney Disease, Study Suggests

Constipation May Increase Risk of Kidney Disease, Study Suggests

Study uncovers link between constipation and kidney disease...

Nov 11 2016, 1:12pm CST

Deadly Fungus Arrives in the United States

Deadly Fungus Arrives in the United States

A yeast is drifting throughout hospitals, taking root in open wounds, blood, and even inside of people's ears. It is almost imp...

Nov 7 2016, 11:36am CST

Scientists Develop New Strategy to Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

Scientists Develop New Strategy to Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

Taking a pill that prevents the accumulation of toxic molecules in the brain might someday help prevent or delay Alzheimer'...

Oct 23 2016, 7:16am CDT

Mysterious Polio-Like Disease that Causes Paralysis is Striking US Children

Mysterious Polio-Like Disease that Causes Paralysis is Striking US Children

As of August 2016, there have been 50 confirmed cases of AFM across 24 states, CDC reports...

Oct 6 2016, 12:57pm CDT

Genetic Tool Created to Identify Risk of Heart Disease

Genetic Tool Created to Identify Risk of Heart Disease

London, Sep 24 (IANS) To identify individuals at risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) much earlier and improve its prevent...

Sep 24 2016, 6:33am CDT

Gluten-Free Diet is Becoming More Popular in U.S. Despite No Rise in Celiac Disease

Gluten-Free Diet is Becoming More Popular in U.S. Despite No Rise in Celiac Disease

The percentage of Americans who follow a gluten-free diet is three times higher than the percentage of Americans with celiac di...

Sep 7 2016, 4:01am CDT

Virtual Reality Used to Diagnose Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s Disease and Other Neurodegenerative Diseases

Virtual Reality Used to Diagnose Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s Disease and Other Neurodegenerative Diseases

Novel use of virtual reality detects Neurodegenerative Diseases in users....

Sep 5 2016, 8:07am CDT

New Dengue Vaccine Could Increase the Disease

New Dengue Vaccine Could Increase the Disease

A novel dengue vaccine could in fact prove to be pretty harmful in the end. Far from lessening the chances of the spread of the...

Sep 2 2016, 7:45am CDT

Apollo Lunar Astronauts Show Greater Heart Disease Mortality due to Deep-Space Radiation

Apollo Astronauts Mostly Die due to Heart Disease

It is being said that the radiation found in outer space may have harmed astronauts’ hearts....

Jul 29 2016, 5:59am CDT

Odd Behavior Changes may be First Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

Odd Behavior Changes may be First Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease

It is a surety that odd behavior may be a hallmark of Alzheimer’s Disease. Therefore family members ought to be on the lookout...

Jul 25 2016, 5:22am CDT

High Fat Mediterranean Diet Cuts Risk of Breast Cancer, Diabetes and Heart Disease

High Fat Mediterranean Diet Cuts Risk of Breast Cancer, Diabetes and Heart Disease

A high fat Mediterranean nutritional regimen is very healthy for those who want the benefits of a good diet....

Jul 19 2016, 7:57am CDT

FDA Approves World’s First Absorbable Stent to Heart Disease

FDA Approves World’s First Absorbable Stent to Heart Disease

The FDA has given the green signal to the marketing and usage of the world’s first absorbable stent....

Jul 11 2016, 7:57am CDT

Artificial Intelligence may Predict Alzheimer's Disease

Artificial Intelligence may Predict Alzheimer's Disease

Combining machine learning method -- a type of artificial intelligence -- with a special MRI technique may help physicians pred...

Jul 6 2016, 4:04am CDT

Marijuana Have Potential to Cure Alzheimer's Disease

Marijuana Have Potential to Cure Alzheimer's Disease

An active compound in marijuana can contribute to the removal of toxic proteins in the brain, which are thought to kickstart t...

Jul 3 2016, 10:30am CDT

Disease Type may Lead to End-of-Life Care

Disease Type may Lead to End-of-Life Care

The type of ailment that the patient has may lead to the sort of terminal health care that is suitable for the afflicted....

Jun 28 2016, 5:23am CDT

Diabetes Drug could Cure Alzheimer's Disease

Diabetes Drug could Cure Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's Disease and Type-2 diabetes are so closely related that drugs currently used to control glucose levels in diabetes...

Jun 22 2016, 5:11am CDT

Disrupting Tiny Liver Protein Can Cause Heart Disease

Disrupting Tiny Liver Protein Can Cause Heart Disease

Scientists have identified for the first time a tiny liver protein that when disrupted can lead to cardiovascular disease as we...

Jun 12 2016, 9:37am CDT

IVF technique that cuts genetic disease risk found safe

IVF technique that cuts genetic disease risk found safe

London, June 11 (IANS) A groundbreaking IVF-based technique that reduces the risk of debilitating genetic disorders from being...

Jun 12 2016, 12:27am CDT

Autism not just a Disease of the Brain: Study

Autism Is Not Just A Disease Of The Brain: Study

Autism, which significantly impairs an individual's ability to communicate as well as interact socially, has also been found to...

Jun 10 2016, 4:26am CDT

Blood test that detects early Alzheimer's disease developed

Blood test that detects early Alzheimer's disease developed

New York, June 9 (IANS) Researchers have developed a blood test that leverages the body's immune response system to detect an e...

Jun 9 2016, 1:09pm CDT