April 14, 2014

6:06 AM | Sunlight generates hydrogen in new porous silicon
Porous silicon manufactured in a bottom up procedure using solar […]
6:03 AM | How a Silly Putty ingredient could advance stem cell therapies
The sponginess of the environment where human embryonic stem cells […]
6:03 AM | Glasses strong as steel: A fast way to find the best
Scientists at Yale University have devised a dramatically faster way […]
6:01 AM | New mouse model could revolutionize Alzheimer’s research
Alzheimer’s disease, the primary cause of dementia in the elderly, […]
5:00 AM | Supplement Use More Prevalent Than NHANES Suggests
Users take supplements to improve overall health, fill nutrient gaps, according to published review based on CRN data.
5:00 AM | Chinese Herbal Medicine May Offer Potential in Treating Hepatitis C
In vitro study suggests compound extracted from herb found in certain regions of Taiwan and Southern China blocks inhibit hepatitis C virus activity.
5:00 AM | Severe Obesity on the Rise Among U.S. Children
Analysis finds that all classes of obesity in children have increased over the last 14 years.
4:01 AM | A Number That May Not Add Up
As a measure of overweight, obesity and health, the body mass index has plenty of drawbacks, researchers say.

April 13, 2014

11:19 PM | Tweet: I’d be ashamed of being a QLDer if I wasn’t alread…
I’d be ashamed of being a QLDer if I wasn’t already ashamed of being Australian. #Science #HumanRights #NameYourOwnTopic
11:15 PM | This month in 1917: A tale of two Mercks
US enters World War I severing ties between Merck & Co and its German parent
10:12 PM | Tweet: Didn’t log on all weekend and missed the #YoManusc…
Didn’t log on all weekend and missed the #YoManuscript stream of hilarity. Funny funny stuff.
8:26 PM | Public Health in the News – April 13
Global West Africa’s Ebola outbreak is spreading to other countries. Some patients, however, have recovered enough to return to their homes. Meanwhile, NPR reports that one drug on the horizon may be able to target the Ebola virus. A recent study has found that global health funding has increased over the past several years. Research […]
5:23 PM | Antennae Help Flies ‘Cruise’ In Gusty Winds
Caltech researchers uncover a mechanism for how fruit flies regulate […]
3:18 PM | Research Finds Chips With Olestra Cause Body Toxins to Dip
According to a clinical trial led by University of Cincinnati […]
3:16 PM | Researchers bolster development of programmable quantum computers
University of Chicago researchers and their colleagues at University College […]
3:15 PM | Greenland ice cores show industrial record of acid rain, success of U.S. Clean Air Act
The rise and fall of acid rain is a global […]
11:30 AM | Empathy and Stress – Women Are the Stronger Sex
I learned many of life’s great lessons while watching Audrey Hepburn movies with my grandmother. To this day, I cannot hear the word “empathy” without being reminded of the first time I heard that word in the movie Funny Face. Empathy is difficult to study, owing to its many dimensions and facets, but it is […]
10:06 AM | New Chinese herbal medicine has significant potential in treating hepatitis C
Data from a late-breaking abstract presented at the International Liver […]
10:01 AM | Splice Variants Reveal Connections Among Autism Genes
A team of researchers from the University of California, San […]
7:30 AM | Patient Experience: “What Bronllys taught me about pacing.”
In 2012, Maya, who had tried to cope with ME/CFS on her own for many years, attended a pain management centre in Wales, U.K., and is now able to achieve more through pacing and acceptance, than she had been able to before the course… My name is Maya, I’m 42 and live in Mid- Wales. I have had ME for 8 years, am mostly housebound and use a wheelchair outside. In April 2012, I underwent a three week residential ME/CFS management programme at Bronllys Pain and Fatigue Management […]

April 12, 2014

10:44 PM | Myths used to justify food intolerance blood tests
No blood test can detect food intolerance. IgG/IgG4 ELISA tests are a sham, supposedly detecting a form of food intolerance that doesn't exist. Real food intolerance can always be detected with an elimination diet and food challenges.
8:28 PM | Standing Up to Pancreatic Cancer is Tough—But Not Impossible
Cancer Researchers and Celebrities Come Together for a Stand Up to Cancer Event to Announce New “Dream Team” “It can run, but it can’t hide.” That’s the message Robert Vonderheide, MD, DPhil, the Hanna Wise Professor in Cancer Research in the Abramson Cancer Center (ACC) and the Perelman School of...
5:06 PM | Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms, and Home Remedies
Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is one of the most common causes of woman's infertility. It is a problem results from an imbalance of female sex hormones. It may cause irregular menstruation,... [[To read the full story, visit my website.]]

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1:55 PM | Nine Charged in Conspiracy to Steal Millions of Dollars Using Zeus Malware
Nine alleged members of a wide-ranging racketeering enterprise and conspiracy […]
1:32 PM | Odds that global warming is due to natural factors: Slim to none
Statistical analysis rules out natural-warming hypothesis with more than 99 […]

April 11, 2014

9:34 PM | Myth #7 about IgG blood tests
I debunked 6 myths used to sell ‘food intolerance’ blood tests in an In depth article. Well, here’s another one – Myth 7 comes from Gill Hart, technical director at YorkTest Laboratories Limited in the UK, by way of a HuffPost UK article: “IgG antibodies are produced in the body because what you’re eating is…
5:36 PM | New LGC partnership announced on World Parkinson's Day
New LGC partnership announced on World Parkinson's Day 11 April 2014 We're thrilled to announce that the LGC Group has chosen Parkinson's UK as Charity of the Year 2014, announced on World Parkinson's Day. This post has been generated by Page2RSS
5:26 PM | Great Grain Salads
The vegetables of early spring and fresh herbs are big elements in these main-dish grain salads, some of them inspired by demonstrations at the “Healthy Kitchens, Healthy Lives” medical education conference recently held at the Culinary Institute of America in Napa Valley.
2:52 PM | BrainStorm granted additional patent for its autologous stem cell technology
BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics, a developer of adult stem cell technologies for neurodegenerative diseases, today announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has granted the company an additional patent for its autologous stem cell technology. The patent covers the production method of the company's proprietary stem cells induced to secrete significantly elevated levels of neurotrophic factors for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases.Read More
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