- Can you increase your height as an adult? September 23, 2017
In this article, learn about what determines height and if height can be increased as an adult. Are there ways to prevent a loss of height?
- Arcus senilis: Causes, symptoms, and treatment September 22, 2017
In this article, learn about arcus senilis. What are the risk factors, how is it diagnosed, how is it linked to high cholesterol, and can it be treated?
- Alzheimer's disease: When does personality start to change? September 22, 2017
A new study examines whether the personality of those affected by dementia or mild cognitive impairment starts to change before the onset of the disease.
- Joint space narrowing: Treatment, causes, and more September 22, 2017
What is joint space narrowing and how is it formed? Learn about the symptoms, risk factors, and how joint space narrowing may be prevented.
- Too much or too little magnesium can raise dementia risk September 21, 2017
A recently published study investigates the link between both high and low magnesium serum levels and the risk of developing dementia.
- Alzheimer's: Targeting ApoE gene may 'stop the disease' September 20, 2017
The ApoE gene may have a more influential role than first thought; it may amplify the damage done by the tau protein, causing neurodegeneration.
- Too much salt could increase diabetes risk September 18, 2017
A high sodium intake (usually from salt) can significantly increase the risk of type 2 diabetes and latent autoimmune diabetes in adults, a study suggests.
- Fewer calories may increase lifespan, but how? September 15, 2017
New research uncovers an epigenetic mechanism that might explain why restricted calorie intake has been associated with increased longevity.
- Researchers identify potential biomarkers of age-related macular degeneration September 14, 2017
Findings may lead to earlier diagnoses and better prognostic information for patients – and, potentially, new pharmaceutical targets for AMD treatment.
- Do you have diabetes, liver disease? Watch out for CVD September 13, 2017
A new study shows that non-alcoholic fatty liver disease puts people with type 2 diabetes at a much higher risk of cardiovascular disease and death.