Papua New Guineans show signs of biological adaptations to altitude

High altitude environments are one of the most demanding habitats in which humans have ever lived. This difficulty is mainly due to hypoxia: oxygen is less available to human tissues at high altitude. However, several populations worldwide have successfully settled at high altitude for thousands of years, and even display physical traits to counteract hypoxic conditions. A new study, published […]

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First signs of MS may often go undiagnosed

Early symptoms of multiple sclerosis may commonly be missed for years before the right diagnosis is made, a new study suggests. Researchers found that patients with MS had a higher-than-average number of medical appointments, with doctors of various specialties, for up to five years before their diagnosis. And for the most part, those visits were for neurological symptoms consistent with […]

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Statins side effects: Drug can cause sleep disturbances including insomnia and nightmares

Statins: How the drug prevents heart attacks and strokes When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters.Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer.Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights.You can unsubscribe at any time. Statin therapy is the cornerstone for primary […]

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High cholesterol: Pain in feet, hands or jaw could indicate signs of the condition

High cholesterol: Nutritionist reveals top prevention tips When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters.Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer.Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights.You can unsubscribe at any time. Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance that the liver […]

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Fatty liver disease: Bleeding gums could indicate your risk of the deadly condition

NHS Choices: Liver Disease When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters.Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer.Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights.You can unsubscribe at any time. Fatty liver disease (steatosis) is a common condition caused by having too […]

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Stomach bloating: Five signs your bloating is something far more serious

Easy Ways to Live Well: Steph McGovern discusses bloating When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters.Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer.Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights.You can unsubscribe at any time. Most of us have gotten a bit […]

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Fatty liver disease: Have you noticed your eyes are more yellow? Risk found in your eyes

Liver disease: NHS Doctor talks about link with alcohol When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters.Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer.Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights.You can unsubscribe at any time. Fatty liver disease is a common condition […]

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Fatty liver disease: Itchy skin could indicate your risk of the dangerous disease

NHS Choices: Liver Disease When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters.Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer.Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights.You can unsubscribe at any time. The liver is the body’s largest organ. It breaks down fats, detoxifies […]

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Fatty liver disease: Anxiety & depression could be early signs of the dangerous condition

Why cholesterol is bad for you The biggest organ inside the body, the liver, lies just below and to the right of the heart. This powerhouse organ performs many vital roles in the body, including processing cholesterol and making proteins that help your blood clot. A cognitive decline could be associated with fatty liver disease. What is the link? In […]

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Signs You’re Allergic To Your Shampoo – The List

If you’ve been dealing with a dry, itchy scalp or are struggling with hair loss, your shampoo may have something to do with it. In fact, according to Allergic Living, fragrant shampoos, or shampoos that contain botanical ingredients, are the leading cause of allergic contact dermatitis amongst all cosmetic and toiletry products.  Allergic contact dermatitis occurs when a substance, like […]

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