The Cause of Parkinson’s Disease Discovered

The Cause of Parkinson’s Disease Discovered

Parkinson’s disease has traditionally been blamed on genetics, with little hope of preventing or curing it. But a recent study in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health reveals an environmental cause, one that can increase the risk of...
Vertigo and Anxiety Both Eliminated in One Blow

Vertigo and Anxiety Both Eliminated in One Blow

Over half of people suffering vertigo also experience anxiety or panic attacks, and researchers started to wonder if one leads to the other. In a new study published in the International Journal of Research Science and Management, a team of scientists used a simple...
This Gut Issue Increases Alzheimer’s Risk by 600 %

This Gut Issue Increases Alzheimer’s Risk by 600 %

Gut health is usually not on the long list of risk factors when it comes to dementia. But according to a new study from University of California at San Francisco and Taipei Veterans General Hospital in Taiwan, it should be. One specific gut health issue (you may not...
Strange Type 2 Diabetes and Bone Health Connection Discovered

Strange Type 2 Diabetes and Bone Health Connection Discovered

Type 2 diabetes is well known for causing blindness, kidney disease, and nerve damage to the legs. But there is another common complication, one that you might not realize is caused by type 2 diabetes. But it can be even more serious than the once better understood. A...
An Easy Way to Cure Sleep Apnea—Permanently

An Easy Way to Cure Sleep Apnea—Permanently

The most commonly prescribed treatment for sleep apnea is continuous positive airway pressure devices that involve sleeping with a mask over the face and beside a noisy machine. If this sounds like a terrible solution, the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine has now...
Gout: What to Eat and What to Skip

Gout: What to Eat and What to Skip

For the management of gout, the American College of Rheumatology just released its 2020 guidelines—or guideline; the only recommendation is for people to lower their uric acid levels. And while the American College of Rheumatology wants us to do this by using drugs,...
Hidden Cause of High Blood Pressure

Hidden Cause of High Blood Pressure

For decades, it has baffled researchers why African Americans overall have a higher tendency of developing high blood pressure. Even after taking into account factors such as diet, lifestyle, and genetics, African Americans still surpass other racial and ethnic groups...