Zinc boosts immunity and helps regrow immune cells, study finds

Zinc boosts immunity and helps regrow immune cells, study finds

Now, a new study has confirmed that zinc also helps regrow immune cells, making it something of an immune booster.Zinc mediates non-specific immunity, including natural killer cells and neutrophils.

Entrepreneur who became famous for discrediting herbal supplements is being called out as a FRAUD himself

Entrepreneur who became famous for discrediting herbal supplements is being called out as a FRAUD himself

Eight experts in DNA barcoding are now calling Newmaster a “fraud” after discovering that fraudulent data was used to promote his 2013 paper.

RESEARCH: Manuka honey contains natural antiviral compounds that fight influenza (and covid)

RESEARCH: Manuka honey contains natural antiviral compounds that fight influenza (and covid)

RESEARCH: Manuka honey contains natural antiviral compounds that fight influenza (and covid).The research also involved testing the ability of manuka honey to directly inhibit influenza virus growth through what is known as a plaque inhibition assay.

Mobile phones 'may prevent Alzheimer's'

Mobile phones 'may prevent Alzheimer's'

In the younger mice, the electromagnetic waves prevented amyloid plaques building up and had "beneficial cognitive effects".Although the researchers hope their findings will translate to people, much more research is needed to find out if there could be any beneficial effects of long-term exposure to electromagnetism, and to guarantee its safety.

'No evidence' of mobile phone cancer risk

'No evidence' of mobile phone cancer risk

The comprehensive review of scientific studies, by the Health Protection Agency's Independent Advisory Group on Non-ionising Radiation (Agnir), states that despite the "substantial" amount of recent research the only established risk is using a phone while driving.

People who are obsessed with celebrities tend to score lower on measures of cognitive ability

People who are obsessed with celebrities tend to score lower on measures of cognitive ability

Even after controlling for demographic and socioeconomic variables, the researchers found that high scores on the Celebrity Attitude Scale were associated with lower performance on the two cognitive ability tests.

#1757 - Dr. Robert Malone, MD

#1757 - Dr. Robert Malone, MD

Since January 2020, Dr. Malone has been leading a large team focused on clinical research design, drug development, computer modeling and mechanisms of action of repurposed drugs for the treatment of COVID-19.

10 Skin-Soothing Superfoods - Mother Earth News

10 Skin-Soothing Superfoods - Mother Earth News

That means extra skin health benefits for adding avocado to your leafy green salad or those sweet potatoes you’re eating.According to research published in many scientific journals, including Nutrients, flaxseeds are natural anti-inflammatories, which makes them ideal for reducing skin inflammation and conditions such as eczema, hives, and rashes.

Study: Coffee drinkers have higher levels of anti-inflammatory gut bacteria

Study: Coffee drinkers have higher levels of anti-inflammatory gut bacteria

One study, in particular, linked high coffee consumption to higher levels of anti-inflammatory gut bacteria and improved composition of the gut microbiome.The team recommended further research that will confirm whether coffee-induced changes in the gut microbiome are beneficial and whether coffee drinking might be an effective treatment for postoperative constipation.

Drink HRW Reports on Start of Large-Scale Randomized Controlled Trial and Preliminary Findings from Pilot Trial on the Reduction in Complications from COVID-19

Drink HRW Reports on Start of Large-Scale Randomized Controlled Trial and Preliminary Findings from Pilot Trial on the Reduction in Complications from COVID-19

In addition to the French study, a team from the University of Novi Sad in Serbia has also reported promising preliminary findings from a small pilot trial administering Drink HRW tablets to patients hospitalized from COVID-19.

Covid-19 is no random killer, study finds

Covid-19 is no random killer, study finds

Only people who have one of four chronic health problems is likely to die from the virus, a major new study has confirmed.People with more than one of the chronic problems were the most likely to need emergency care.

Plummeting sperm counts, shrinking penises: toxic chemicals threaten humanity

Plummeting sperm counts, shrinking penises: toxic chemicals threaten humanity

Swan’s book echoes previous research, which has found that PFAS harms sperm production, disrupts the male hormone and is correlated to a “reduction of semen quality, testicular volume and penile length”.

Ongoing study reveals Americans' fruit and vegetable consumption is eroding

Ongoing study reveals Americans' fruit and vegetable consumption is eroding

PBH’s research report provides valuable insights to better understand Americans’ eating behaviors and, ultimately, identifies opportunities to effectively help people enjoy more fruits and vegetables in all forms (i.e., fresh, frozen, canned, dried and 100% juice), more often.

Study: Mediterranean diet might slow prostate cancer growth

Study: Mediterranean diet might slow prostate cancer growth

However, a new study from MD Anderson Cancer Center at the University of Texas has found that men who follow the dietary principles of the Mediterranean diet could reduce the risk of their prostate cancer worsening as they age.

Gut microbiota has a key role in mechanisms associated with muscle strength among the elderly

Gut microbiota has a key role in mechanisms associated with muscle strength among the elderly

To investigate the link between the gut microbiota and muscle health, the researchers transferred fecal samples from the adults into germ-free, gender-matched mice.In a study published in Science Translational Medicine , researchers found that mice with gut microbes had stronger skeletal muscles compared to germ-free mice.

NHS mental health hospital ‘failed to act after two patient deaths’

NHS mental health hospital ‘failed to act after two patient deaths’

In a damning report, the Care Quality Commission said that North Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust had failed to respond to warnings issued over five years about ligature points on its acute wards, despite repeated assurances that it was acting on the concerns.

NR Does Not Improve Mitochondrial Function or NAD+ Content in Human Skeletal Muscle After Long-Term Administration

NR Does Not Improve Mitochondrial Function or NAD+ Content in Human Skeletal Muscle After Long-Term Administration

A long-term clinical study from Denmark showed that increased nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD+) content and improved mitochondrial function induced by nicotinamide riboside (NR) supplementation in mouse skeletal muscle does not translate into humans.

My body, my choice? Study reveals home births are just as safe as hospital births

My body, my choice? Study reveals home births are just as safe as hospital births

A peer-reviewed study published in the Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health reached a similar conclusion, confirming that planned home births in low-risk women result in lower rates of intervention without any increase in adverse outcomes for either mothers or their babies.

Suffering from post-gym muscle pain? The solution probably isn’t a protein shake, suggest scientists

Suffering from post-gym muscle pain? The solution probably isn’t a protein shake, suggest scientists

In the study, the researchers tested the effectiveness of whey protein hydrolysate and milk-based formulated drinks – two types of protein drinks – on the recovery of muscle function after an intense resistance exercise.

Lipoic acid supplements help some obese people lose weight

Lipoic acid supplements help some obese people lose weight

“Scientists have been researching the potential health benefits of lipoic acid supplements for decades, including how it might enhance healthy aging and mitigate cardiovascular disease,” said Alexander Michels, another Linus Pauling Institute scientist involved with the study.

Nutrition advocates: Federal nutrition research needs new approach

Nutrition advocates: Federal nutrition research needs new approach

In a white paper released today, the American Society for Nutrition recommends several changes to improve coordination and funding of federal nutrition research, which currently is spread out across at least 12 federal agencies and departments: Create the Office of the National Director of Food and Nutrition, a Cabinet-level position, to oversee and coordinate research.

Oscillococcinum, the homeopathic solution to the coronavirus threat?

Oscillococcinum, the homeopathic solution to the coronavirus threat?

They were members of the International Scientific Committee for Homeopathic Investigations (ISCHI), whose membership also included two employees of Boiron (the manufacturers of Oscillococcinum®), and whose committee activities ceased in July 2013.

Study: PFAS exposure may cause early menopause in women

Study: PFAS exposure may cause early menopause in women

Exposure to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substance (PFAS) might cause menopause to occur two years earlier, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.

Children with autistic traits more likely to develop an eating disorder, suggests study

Children with autistic traits more likely to develop an eating disorder, suggests study

Dr Francesca Solmi, of UCL psychiatry department and lead author on the study, said: "We have found that young children with autistic traits at age seven are more likely than their peers to end up developing eating disorder symptoms in adolescence.

Half of UK workers feeling more stressed or anxious during lockdown, study finds

Half of UK workers feeling more stressed or anxious during lockdown, study finds

More than half of UK workers are feeling more anxious or stressed while working from home during lockdown , according to a new poll.More than half (54 per cent) said they would like their employer to give them the option of working from home more often post-lockdown.

Vitamins K1 and K2: What are their unique health benefits?

Vitamins K1 and K2: What are their unique health benefits?

With this in mind, it’s important to learn about the benefits of the different types of vitamin K, so you can pick the foods that are right for your nutritional needs.Vitamin K helps with cardiovascular health by activating a protein that prevents calcium from forming plaque blockages in the arteries.

Coronavirus: Half of health workers experiencing increased levels of stress and trauma

Coronavirus: Half of health workers experiencing increased levels of stress and trauma

Less than a third of healthcare workers felt the government was doing enough to protect their mental health – 43 per cent of those said too little was being done.

The Rockefellers, The Flexner Report, The AMA, and their Effect on Alternative Nutritional (botanical) Medicine

The Rockefellers, The Flexner Report, The AMA, and their Effect on Alternative Nutritional (botanical) Medicine

The Flexner brothers represented the lens that brought both the Rockefeller and the Carnegie fortunes into sharp focus on the unsuspecting and thoroughly vulnerable medical profession.” (He Who Pays The Piper – Creation of the Modern Medical (drug) Establishment; G.

Your itchy skin may indicate a kidney condition; research finds a connection

Your itchy skin may indicate a kidney condition; research finds a connection

The research team said that their findings offer a uniquely international look at how important it is to ask our patients with chronic kidney disease if and how they are affected by pruritus.

Scientists create spray-on bandages that could save lives in remote areas

Scientists create spray-on bandages that could save lives in remote areas

Spray-on bandages could help protect wounds and deliver life-saving drugs in far-flung places where immediate medical care is not available, according to a new study.But now scientists have developed an electrospinning device with a smaller electric field that could safely deposit bandages onto skin, the study states.