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Study: Unsaturated fatty acid metabolism associated with progression of Alzheimer’s disease

Study: Unsaturated fatty acid metabolism associated with progression of Alzheimer’s diseaseDownload PDF CopyMarch 22, 2017 at 1:30 PMA new study published in PLOS Medicine’s Special Issue on Dementia has...

Breastfeeding May Not Lead to Smarter Preschoolers

Breastfeeding May Not Lead to Smarter PreschoolersBut study suggests that children who were nursed may be less hyperactive at age 3ListenBy Amy NortonHealthDay ReporterMONDAY, March 27, 2017 (HealthDay News)...

Allergic to Peanuts? Tree Nuts Might Still Be Safe

Allergic to Peanuts? Tree Nuts Might Still Be SafeCareful testing can determine whether you need to avoid cashews, walnuts or others, study findsListenBy Richard MonksHealthDay ReporterMONDAY, March 27, 2017...

Beef Taquito Products Recalled

March 27, 2017 — More than 35,000 pounds of “Jose Ole Taquitos Beef Carne De Res in Corn Tortillas Crispy and Crunchy” have been recalled due to possible contamination...

Diet Tips for Multiple Sclerosis 

Diet Tips for Multiple Sclerosis Written by Jon JohnsonReviewed by Natalie Butler, RD, LD Knowledge center Last reviewed: Sat 14 January 2017 email 583SHARE Multiple sclerosis is an autoimmune disease....

Musicians have faster reaction times

A study, recently published in the journal Brain and Cognition, finds that trained musicians have faster reaction times than their non-musical peers. For the first time, this effect is demonstrated...

Genital Psoriasis: Symptoms and Treatment

Psoriasis is an autoimmune skin disease that is marked by raised, red, scaly patches on the skin area. The condition can occur anywhere on the body, including the genitals....

Retinal Migraine: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

  A retinal migraine is one of many types of migraine. A retinal migraine is rare, and it is different from a migraine headache or a migraine with aura....

WebMD Health News Center – The latest breaking health news and alerts

Popular notion holds that eight glasses of water is the optimal amount to drink each day, but many people find this hard to achieve. Now, a new study may...

Parental absence increases chance of nicotine and alcohol use in children

Research published this week in Archives of Disease in Childhood examines risky behavior in children who have experienced parental absence. Adding to earlier studies, the results show that behavioral changes begin...