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Unity files for $85M IPO to take anti-aging drugs into phase 1 - FierceBiotech

Anti-Aging - Fri, 2018-04-06 06:59

FierceBiotech

Unity files for $85M IPO to take anti-aging drugs into phase 1
FierceBiotech
Unity Biotechnology has filed for an $85 million IPO. Hitting the target would bring the preclinical anti-aging startup's fundraising haul up toward $300 million and set it up to move two assets into the clinic. Brisbane, California-based Unity is one ...
Unity Biotech Files IPO to Bring Anti-Aging Drugs into Clinical TrialsXconomy
Peninsula anti-aging drug company files for $85M IPOSan Francisco Business Times
Bezos-backed antiaging startup seeks to raise $85 million in potential IPOSan Francisco Chronicle
Endpoints News -SEC.gov
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Categories: Anti-Aging

Family-Focused Intervention Effective for Caregivers of Patients With Bipolar Disorder - Psychiatry Advisor

Bipolar - Fri, 2018-04-06 06:32

Psychiatry Advisor

Family-Focused Intervention Effective for Caregivers of Patients With Bipolar Disorder
Psychiatry Advisor
According to new data published in Bipolar Disorders, family-focused treatment (FFT) is more effective than standard health education (HE) in reducing depression for both caregivers and patients with bipolar disorder. Investigators conducted a 2-arm ...

Categories: Bipolar News

Sodium Glutamate Market to Rear Excessive Growth During 2021 - The Financial Analyst

MSG (Monosodium Glutamate) - Fri, 2018-04-06 06:25

Sodium Glutamate Market to Rear Excessive Growth During 2021
The Financial Analyst
Sodium glutamate commonly referred as MSG, also known as monosodium glutamate is sodium salt of glutamic acid. Sodium glutamate is available in the market through various trade names such as third spice, accent, ajinomoto and vetsin among others ...

The Alchemist And The Scientist: How Strange Bedfellows Created The Future Of Skincare - Forbes

Energy Medicine - Fri, 2018-04-06 06:12

Forbes

The Alchemist And The Scientist: How Strange Bedfellows Created The Future Of Skincare
Forbes
A student of healing modalities including Ayurveda, anthroposophical science, plant alchemy and energy medicine, she studies the correlations between botanicals, essential oils and their effects on the human spirit. The skincare ritual becomes a ...

Adelaide researchers leading the world in medical science projects and treatments - The Advertiser

Heart Disease - Fri, 2018-04-06 06:02

The Advertiser

Adelaide researchers leading the world in medical science projects and treatments
The Advertiser
Blocked blood vessels are a major contributor to cardiovascular disease and a leading cause of death worldwide. To overcome these blockages, small metal cylinders are surgically inserted to hold the blood vessels open. But these metal devices are often ...

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Omega-3 eggs: Team looking to boost heart-healthy fats in eggs reveal 'surprising' results - NutraIngredients.com

Omega 3 - Fri, 2018-04-06 06:00

NutraIngredients.com

Omega-3 eggs: Team looking to boost heart-healthy fats in eggs reveal 'surprising' results
NutraIngredients.com
Writing in the journal Lipids, the team behind the study looked to modify the way chickens are fed to help produce eggs with naturally improved levels of key essential lipids and healthy fats. When chickens were fed increased amounts of flaxseed oil ...
15 ways omega-3 fats are good for youBusiness Mirror

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Here's The Best Diet Plan To Follow Post Gallbladder Removal Surgery - Doctor NDTV

Trans Fatty Acids - Fri, 2018-04-06 05:04

Doctor NDTV

Here's The Best Diet Plan To Follow Post Gallbladder Removal Surgery
Doctor NDTV
Following a cholecystectomy (gall bladder removal), it is important to eat small frequent meals that are low in fat but contain adequate soluble fiber. The soluble fiber in pulses, oats, fruits, vegetables, flax seeds, methi seeds etc helps the body to ...

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Drug-Eluting Balloons Market to Undertake Strapping Growth by 2021 - Pharmaceuticals News

Heart Disease - Fri, 2018-04-06 04:57

Drug-Eluting Balloons Market to Undertake Strapping Growth by 2021
Pharmaceuticals News
The major reason behind a heart attack is the sudden discontinuation of blood supply to the heart, which permanently damages the organ. Coronary artery diseases also weaken the heart muscle and contribute to heart failure and arrhythmias. Drug-eluting ...

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Is Pyroluria Real? An Unbiased Look at the Facts - The Good Men Project (blog)

Orthomolecular Medicine - Fri, 2018-04-06 04:52

The Good Men Project (blog)

Is Pyroluria Real? An Unbiased Look at the Facts
The Good Men Project (blog)
Patients often report being diagnosed and treated for something else. Many websites now exist that sell online testing kits, some costing up to $150. The kits usually involve a urinalysis to check for abnormally high levels of HPL in urine. Diagnosis ...

Your Body is a Teeming Battleground - The Atlantic

Athritis - Fri, 2018-04-06 03:56

The Atlantic

Your Body is a Teeming Battleground
The Atlantic
In people who have a strong family history of heart disease, treating high cholesterol does decrease mortality, on average. But for those who don't have that predisposition, it doesn't. Colonoscopies have not been proved more effective at reducing ...

Your Body is a Teeming Battleground - The Atlantic

Heart Disease - Fri, 2018-04-06 03:56

The Atlantic

Your Body is a Teeming Battleground
The Atlantic
In people who have a strong family history of heart disease, treating high cholesterol does decrease mortality, on average. But for those who don't have that predisposition, it doesn't. Colonoscopies have not been proved more effective at reducing ...

From crack cocaine to Mar-a-Lago: The remarkable journey of the MyPillow man - Washington Post

Cocaine Addiction - Fri, 2018-04-06 03:40

From crack cocaine to Mar-a-Lago: The remarkable journey of the MyPillow man
Washington Post
For years he struggled against addiction and long business odds. Today Lindell finds himself up against a political backlash. On March 28, Fox News host Laura Ingraham hopped on Twitter to blast David Hogg, the Parkland massacre survivor turned to gun ...

After a tough workout, gym buffs are turning to IV drips, vitamin shots and freezing their butts off - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Athritis - Fri, 2018-04-06 03:01

After a tough workout, gym buffs are turning to IV drips, vitamin shots and freezing their butts off
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
The remedies — which also include IV therapy drips, vitamin-infused booster shots, hyperbaric oxygen chambers and compression therapy — cater to workout fanatics who insist an old-fashioned ice pack and a Gatorade won't suffice. They're now being ...

What are the signs of alcoholism, what are the withdrawal symptoms when you stop drinking and can it lead to liver ... - The Sun

Alcoholism - Fri, 2018-04-06 02:49

The Sun

What are the signs of alcoholism, what are the withdrawal symptoms when you stop drinking and can it lead to liver ...
The Sun
ALCOHOL abuse can be very dangerous – not only are there short term threats of being intoxicated, it can also cause long lasting damage. But what should you be looking out for? Here's the lowdown. Alcohol dependency can be very harmful. Getty ...

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At 88, this doctor won't give up on a long-ignored treatment for strokes and heart attacks - STAT

Heart Disease - Fri, 2018-04-06 02:46

STAT

At 88, this doctor won't give up on a long-ignored treatment for strokes and heart attacks
STAT
Gurewich believes his treatment approach could solve both problems: The medications could quickly open up blocked vessels, providing stroke patients effective treatment at lower risk, and giving heart attack patients more time to get an angioplasty or ...

World Health Day 2018: 4 Health Benefits Of Switching To Organic Food - NDTV

Organic Food - Fri, 2018-04-06 02:42

World Health Day 2018: 4 Health Benefits Of Switching To Organic Food
NDTV
The 7th of April, which is also known as World Health Day, marks the 70th anniversary of the World Health Organisation, a UN initiative dedicated to eradicating diseases on a global scale. In the spirit of the occasion, it's necessary to be well ...

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The Latest: Palestinian journalist dies from gunshot wounds - Tampabay.com

Vaccines and Vaccination - Fri, 2018-04-06 02:33

Tampabay.com

The Latest: Palestinian journalist dies from gunshot wounds
Tampabay.com
Palestinian protesters are burning tires, sending thick black smoke billowing at Gaza-Israel border and prompting Israeli troops to fire back sporadically. Palestinians set the tires on fire as some protesters moved closer to the border fence on Friday ...

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?Vitamin D Blood Test May One Day Speed Bipolar Diagnosis in Kids - Technology Networks

Bipolar - Fri, 2018-04-06 02:30

?Vitamin D Blood Test May One Day Speed Bipolar Diagnosis in Kids
Technology Networks
A blood test may have the potential to speed accurate diagnosis – and proper treatment – of bipolar disorder in children, new research suggests. Researchers at The Ohio State University found that children with bipolar disorder had higher blood levels ...

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Categories: Bipolar News

Older Americans are hooked on vitamins despite scarce evidence they work - Medical Xpress

Nutrition and Cancer - Fri, 2018-04-06 02:17

Older Americans are hooked on vitamins despite scarce evidence they work
Medical Xpress
Even worse, studies linked high-dose vitamin E to a higher risk of heart failure, prostate cancer and death from any cause. "'You might want to stop taking (these),'" Gulati told her father. More than half of Americans take vitamin supplements ...

Categories: Cancer News

Older Americans are hooked on vitamins despite scarce evidence ... - Medical Xpress

Vitamin Deficiency - Fri, 2018-04-06 02:17

Medical Xpress

Older Americans are hooked on vitamins despite scarce evidence ...
Medical Xpress
When she was a young physician, Dr. Martha Gulati noticed that many of her mentors were prescribing vitamin E and folic acid to patients. Preliminary studies in the early 1990s had linked both supplements to a lower risk ...

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