Alzheimer’s Drug Trial Yields Disappointing Results

A drug being tested and developed to help treat Alzheimer’s, known as leuco-methylthioninium-bis (LMTM), recently yielded disappointing results.

Magnesium and Blood Pressure – What You Need to Know

Does magnesium lower blood pressure, or should you not worry about it? Here is what the research says about magnesium and blood pressure.

Noninvasive Smell Test may Detect Early Alzheimer’s

Recent studies suggest doctors may someday be able to create a noninvasive test to detect Alzheimer’s disease based on patients’ sense of smell.

Cinnamon Could Increase Ability to Learn, Study Says

A new study shows that the spice cinnamon may be able to help with learning ability due to the numerous compounds in the spice.

12 People Sickened with E. Coli from Ground Beef

Twelve people in New Hampshire have been sickened with the same strain of E. coli, with ground beef thought to be the cause.

1.65 Million Moms in Latin America Could Become Infected with Zika

Estimates show that around 1.65 million women in Latin America could be infected with Zika while they are pregnant, with Brazil carrying the highest number.

First Dissolvable Heart Stent Approved in the United States

An alternative to metal heart stents, dissolvable heart stents have recently been approved by the FDA for use on patients in the United States.

Study Finds Obscure Form of Herpes in Many Infertile Women

A study explains why some women with unexplained fertility issues are unable to conceive – the women had copies of a rare form of the herpes virus.

Researchers to Trial Ketamine as a Treatment for Alcoholism

Researchers are looking for volunteers to be injected with ketamine to evaluate whether or not it can be used as a treatment for alcoholism.

Study: Fracking may Increase Asthma Flare ups by 50%

A new study suggests that fracking may contribute to higher instances of asthma, with those living near fracking sites having trouble with controlling asthma.

Greek Scientists Find a ‘Way to Reverse Menopause’

Researchers in Greece have developed a new blood treatment that can supposedly help post-menopausal women have children at any age.

Researchers Say This Diet Greatly Protects Against Disease

A new meta-analysis suggests that even high-fat Mediterranean diets reduce the risk of heart problems, stroke, diabetes, cancer, and other health problems.

The Healing Power of Tualang Honey

A honey harvested from the rainforest – known as Tualang Honey – has been shown to treat breast cancer, prevent cardiovascular disease, and more.

New Study Suggests Alzheimer’s May Be in the Brain as Young as Preschool

A gene which may be related to Alzheimer’s disease can show itself as early as preschool, according to a new study published in the journal Neurology.

Gonorrhea Could One Day be Untreatable, Doctors Say

Gonorrhea may soon become untreatable as it develops resistance to the two antibiotics left that can treat it: azithromycin and ceftriaxon.

Regulatory Loophole Allows GMO Products to be Marketed as Non-GMO

Products that have been injected with foreign DNA are considered by the USDA to be genetically engineered, but not products with deleted DNA.

Nail-Biters and Thumb-Suckers may Develop Fewer Allergies

Researchers say parents shouldn’t freak out if their child sucks his thumb or bites his nails; it might actually be helping them avoid developing allergies.