Category Archives: Health
Serum neurofilament is a discriminative biomarker between frontotemporal dementia and psychiatric disorders
Early symptoms of frontotemporal dementia are often confused with symptoms occurring in psychiatric disorders. Reporting their findings inJournal of Neurology, Finnish researchers from the University of Eastern Finland and the University of Oulu show that serum neurofilament levels can be used as a diagnostic tool to differentiate between these conditions.
Disturbances in the function of mitochondrial DNA can accelerate the ageing process in ways that are different than previously thought, according to a new Finnish study published in Nature Metabolism. Offering a new perspective to ageing, the researchers suggest that accelerated ageing is the result of abnormal cell nucleotide levels and compromised nuclear DNA maintenance. The study was conducted in collaboration between the University of Eastern Finland and the University of Helsinki.
A recent Finnish study showed that more physically active and fit children have better cardiac regulation than less active and fit children. The study also showed that cardiac regulation was better especially in boys with better aerobic fitness and in girls with lower levels of sedentary time.
The results, based on the Physical Activity and Nutrition (PANIC) Study conducted at the University of Eastern Finland, were published in the European Journal of Applied Physiology.
A study conducted at the University of Eastern Finland demonstrated that a recently described T-cell subset, so-called peripheral T helper cells, may have a role in the development of type 1 diabetes. The frequency of circulating peripheral T helper cells was observed to be increased both in children with recently diagnosed type 1 diabetes and in healthy children who later progressed to type 1 diabetes. The study was published in the journal Diabetologia.
Want to avoid the problem of diabetes? Please the article below.
Diabetes is a serious health condition which can occur when your blood sugar levels, or blood glucose, gets too high and affects your overall health.
We get glucose from the food we ingest and our body uses it as a primary source for energy. The pancreas is responsible for insulin production and this hormone then enables the glucose from our food to get to our cells which they use for energy.
For all the modern scientific discoveries we have relating to health why is cancer such a huge problem? Because the cancer prevention we KNOW works has not made it through the mainstream media and health bodies.
Cancer diagnoses in the last 50 years have skyrocketed with no small coincidence at the same time that our diets and lifestyles have drastically taken a turn for the worse.
Did you know that jumping regularly has so many health benefits? Chance are, you did not. But don’t feel surprised at that as many among us are not aware about anyways. We can’t believe that anything as simple as jumping can help us stay healthy and fit.
Have been trying to stay healthy without result? If yes, then you needn’t worry much as you can do it with much ease. There are many health supplements that you will be tempted to try.
But, don’t! Instead, you should try some of the drinks that are completely natural and very healthy.
A woman has been arrested following a reported case of extreme v!oIence against her grandchild.
According to reports, the little girl’s hands were placed in a gas stove by her grandmother until her hands g0t badly burnt because the hungry girl ate Indomie noodles against her grandmother’s wish. The sad incident happened some days ago in Benin city, Edo state,Nigeria.
A well meaning Nigerian who witnessed the incident reported the case to the Edo State Ministry of Women Affairs and the Ministry has stepped in, arrested the grand mother and have taken the child to UBTH for prompt medical care and attention.
A mum-of-three who underwent a Brazilian b.u.t.t-lift procedure died after suffering “complications” during the procedure.
Danea Plasencia, 28, was having the $3,600 cosmetic surgery at Mia Aesthetics in Miami, Florida, on Friday when things went wrong.