A drug designed to treat diabetes “significantly reversed memory loss” in mice studies and has potential to help Alzheimer's patients.
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How is BPH different from prostate cancer?
For being two entirely different conditions, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and prostate cancer have a few similarities in common:
Both affect the prostate gland, a walnut-sized gland sitting below a man's bladder.
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Get buff in the buff this new year.
Hanson Fitness, which boasts such celebrity clients as Rihanna, Julia Roberts and Tom Cruise, will be holding naked personal fitness classes to kick off 2018.
On January 5 at 6 P.M., the fitness studio will have its first nude personal training session. The studio initially plans to host three sessions a week: one mixed, one for men, and one for women.
Located in SoHo (42 Wooster St, New York, NY 10012), the class wi [...]
Eating fish is good for kids’ zzz’s and IQ’s.
A new study from the University of Pennsylvania found that children who eat fish at least once a week boosted their intelligence test scores and the quality of their sleep. The research, published in the journal Scientific Reports, adds to earlier investigations into the relationship between omega-3s — fatty acids found in many types of fish — and improved smarts, and omega-3s and better shuteye.
But th [...]
Brace yourselves — it’s January. Online, that means you’re about to hear a vicious barrage of health recommendations and diet tips. They’re going to start popping up on your newsfeed, landing in your email inboxes, and littering all kinds of homepages. Journalists with zero health knowledge or schooling are going to guilt you into quitting dessert. Magazine advertisements are going to bribe you into buying in to whatever weight loss scheme sponsors their brand.
Eating fresh fruits can keep lungs young, a new study rom the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health has found.
Ex-smokers with a diet high in apples and tomatoes in particular and other fresh produce have better chances of restoring their lung functions than those who skimp on these foods, according to the research published in the December issue of the European Respiratory Journal.
“This study shows that diet might help repair lung damage in people wh [...]
Model and amputee Lauren Wasser, who’s lost one leg to toxic shock syndrome and is racked by agonizing pain, has found a mission.
She told the Washington Post that she’s raising awareness of the risk of tampons and toxic shock syndrome.
Wasser is spreading her message through TED talks and Instagram posts at @theimpossiblemuse, where she describes herself as a “T.S.S. Survivor, Amputee, Activist, Actress, Model.” She’s also rallying behind legislation to [...]