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First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Start early: Boost your immune system

With the start of a new semester at The University of Southern Mississippi, there are a lot of opportunities for illness to be spread around campus.From improper hygiene habits to classes of 80 or more students together in a cramped room, it is not surprising ... [Published The Student Printz - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Lubbock County resident tests positive for West Nile Fever

A resident of Lubbock County tested positive for West Nile Fever on Tuesday, according to a weekly report from the Texas Department of State Health Services.This is the first confirmed case of the fever in Lubbock country, according to the report.West ... [Published University Daily - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Diet could enhance immunity among the elderly: Researchers

Proper nutrition could strengthen immunity in older age and thus prevent diseases, according to two recent UK studies.Researchers from University College London (UCL), led by prof Arne Akbar, previously showed that ageing in T lymphocytes (immune system ... [Published Food Navigator - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

5 surprising ways to live longer

The hard science of medicine gets all the credit for staving off disease and adding on years. But practices that strengthen your inner life — your mind, mood, and sense of connection — count, too, often as much as any solution that comes from a scalpel ... [Published MSN Living - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

The case for low-stress livestock handling

OSU Ag Communications Todd Johns Stockmanship is an under-appreciated and under-utilized component of operating sustainable livestock operations and just one essential component is low-stress livestock handling (LSLH). We need to ask why. Why is LSLH ... [Published - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

MU researchers make discovery in the fight against HIV and Ebola viruses

10:48 AM by Katie Moeller, KOMU 8 ReporterUpdated: Aug 27, 2014 11:02 AMCOLUMBIA - A family of proteins once thought to only further the continuation of diseases such as HIV and Ebola has now been found to also inhibit the release of these viruses.MU ... [Published KOMU - Aug 27 2014]
Entities: Virus, HIV/AIDS, Ebola, Protein
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Key to managing stress: Identify its causes

BPTIf there is one aspect of life in the modern world that affects all of us, it's stress. Yet despite the potential negative effects of stress, it can also be beneficial.Stress can lead to a wide variety of health conditions including impaired immune ... [Published Record Publishing Online - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

» Protect children against desease

Ten tips to protect your child from disease:Brought to you by Pick 'n Pay PharmacyVitamin C - present in citrus fruit, green pepp er and all berriesVitamin A - dark green and yellow fruit and vegetables like carrots and papaw.Zinc - baked beans, liver ... [Published - Aug 27 2014]
Entities: Iron, immune function, Fruit
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Is Your Diet Ready for Fall?

Q: Should I change my diet as the seasons change?A: Actually, yes. Your body undergoes changes as the seasons change. The differences of periods of light and darkness that occur have profound effects on our circadian rhythms.  In fact, research shows ... [Published - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

OPKO Health submits IND to FDA for adjunctive cancer therapy

OPKO Health, Inc. has announced the submission of an investigational new drug, or IND, application to the FDA under which Rayaldee will begin clinical evaluation as an adjunctive therapy for the prevention of skeletal-related events, or SREs, in patients ... [Published - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

First functional organ to be grown inside an animal

Regenerative medicine made an important step forward today with the announcement of the first successful growth of a well-developed functioning organ inside the body of a living mouse. The potential benefits to medicine of this experiment are all the ... [Published Irish Times - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

6 Reasons Why You Should Practice Drinking Lemon-Infused Water Everyday

Starting your day off with warm lemon water is thought to have a ton of health benefits – and it’s been an Ayurvedic practice for a long time. Read on to learn about the health benefits of drinking lemon water first thing in the morning.1. Aids Digestion: ... [Published MyNewsHub - Aug 25 2014]


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...According to a report from nonprofit health research and advocacy group , nearly half of American children ages 8 and under "consume potentially harmful amounts of vitamin A, zinc and niacin because of excessive food fortification, outdated nutritional labeling rules and misleading marketing tactics used by food manufacturers."
"It is therefore essential to understand reasons why immunity decreases and whether it is possible to counteract some of these changes" said Arne Akbar, Professor of Immunology at UCL and a co-author of the studies
...comprehensive approach to support our elders' quality of life," stated Emily Kaltenbach, director of the Drug Policy Alliance’s New Mexico office. "New Mexico has a long history of respecting our elders and the board’s compassionate recommendation to add these conditions is rooted in the great values of our state, we are sorry that the secretary did not agree with the board’s recommendation.”"

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13 Things You Probably Don’t Know About Laughing [Published - Aug 26 2014]
This post originally appeared on . 1. Contrary to popular belief, the number one catalyst for laughter isn’t a joke: It’s interacting with another person. 2. That’s because the modern-day ha-ha! probably evolved as a form of communication. ...
Growing a New Thymus From Engineered Cells [Published Fight Aging! - Aug 25 2014]
The thymus is vital to generation of new immune cells , and the fact that it atrophies early in life, turning a river of new cells into a trickle, is one of the factors placing an effective cap on the adult immune cell population. In part because ...
Low vitamin D levels linked to dementia [Published Multiple Sclerosis Research - Aug 23 2014]
Are Alzheimer's dementia and MS a consumptive hypovitaminosis D? #MSBlog #MSResearch "Some of you may have heard about the study below showing a link between low vitamin D levels and the development of dementia, in particular Alzheimer's disease." ...
Smart Fuel: Mushrooms [Published Mark's Daily Apple - Aug 19 2014]
Neither plant nor animal, the mushroom usually gets lumped in with the former but genetically it’s closer to the latter. In fact, mushrooms and people are members of the same biological superkingdom, Opisthokonta, which excludes plants; we shared a ...
Studying Calorie Restriction and Rapamycin [Published Fight Aging! - Aug 12 2014]
Here is an example of the sort of work presently taking place in many of the labs interested in aging and longevity, consisting of exploration of existing drugs shown to have some effect on life span in animal studies, alongside continued research into ...
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