Jardiance is EU approved for the treatment of heart failure with reduced ejection fraction – Boehringer + Eli Lilly

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Triple inhaler therapy for asthma appears to improve outcomes

Article written by Bruce Sylvester. Researchers report that, when compared with dual inhaler therapy for moderate to severe asthma, triple therapy for children aged 6 to 18 years and adults is significantly associated with fewer severe exacerbations and with modest improvements in asthma control. The investigators also reported no significant differences between therapies in quality of life or mortality outcomes. […]

Impact of blood pressure control programs at barbershops nationwide

Hypertension, or high blood pressure, kills more Americans than any other health condition. It is especially prevalent in Black Americans and is exacerbated by structural barriers to accessing high quality healthcare. In a 2018 randomized trial called the Los Angeles Barbershop Blood Pressure Study (LABBS), barbers were trained to screen their Black male patrons for hypertension and refer them to […]

The Science Of Sex, Love, Attraction, And Obsession

The Science Of Sex, Love, Attraction, And Obsession The science of sex, love, attraction, and obsession during romantic or passionate love, you’re gonna feel the sense of being addicted to your partner. People madly in love can fall madly in love with somebody who’s married, who lives on the other side of the planet, who comes from a different religion. […]

6 Diseases That Have Shaped Human History

6 Diseases That Have Shaped Human History 6 diseases that have shaped human history infectious diseases have had some pretty major impacts on human history, and that’s putting it mildly. Take the Black Death of the Middle Ages, which wiped out more than a third of the population of Europe, or smallpox, which hitched a ride to the Americas on […]

Persistence pays off in the human gut microbiome

The human gut microbiome is a complex community of trillions of microbes that are constantly interacting with each other and our bodies. It supports our wellbeing, immune system and mental health — but how is it sustained? Researchers in the UK and Germany, alongside other international collaborators, have investigated the evolution of bacteria in the human gut microbiome — asking […]

New health benefits of red seaweeds unveiled

Institute for Genomic Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Red seaweeds have been prevalent in the diets of Asian communities for thousands of years. In a new study, published in Marine Drugs, researchers have shown how these algae confer health benefits. “In the past, people have wondered why the number of colon cancer patients in Japan is the lowest in the […]

18 Terrific Foods to Help Relieve Stress

18 Terrific Foods to Help Relieve Stress 18 terrific foods to help relieve stress it’s natural to seek out relief when you feel stressed. Although it is possible to experience occasional stress, long-term stress can have a devastating effect on your emotional and physical health. It can increase your risk of developing conditions such as depression and heart disease. It is […]