Repairing leaky blood-brain barrier may rejuvenate brain function

New research in mice questions the idea that “you can’t teach an old dog new tricks.”…

Stay Healthy All Season Long: Holiday Wellness Tips

Are you ready to feed your busy family (and actually enjoy it?) Feel great about your…

Study reveals how diabetes drug promotes healthy aging

Doctors commonly prescribe metformin to help people with type 2 diabetes lower their blood sugar levels.…

New MRI scans reveal brain features of depression

Recent advances in brain scanning may bring welcome news to people with depression. Two new types…

These blood markers may indicate a higher risk of disease and death

A new study suggests that some readings from routine blood tests could help identify people at…

Thanksgiving Week 2019 Highlights

Thanksgiving week is my favorite week of the year. Christmas is wonderful in its own right…

Stem cell discovery could improve treatments for leukemia, other diseases

The inability to get human blood stem cells, or hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs), to self-renew in…

Ultrasound technology may relieve symptoms

A new study shows that pulses of minimally invasive ultrasound waves improve the quality of life…

Cancer survivors report an information gap in treatment side effects

Cancer treatments can save lives, but they also often cause a range of side effects. A…

Do past medicines hold the answer to antibiotic resistance?

Historically, doctors used metals to treat infections. Researchers think that this treatment method may be worth…