People with fibromyalgia have different gut bacteria

A study that compared women with and without fibromyalgia has, for the first time, linked gut bacteria to the long-lasting disease and its main symptoms . A study that compared women with and without fibromyalgia has, for the first time, linked gut bacteria to the long-lasting disease and its main symptoms. Researchers in Canada identified […]

Experimental cancer drug that targets gene mutation can shrink tumours

An experimental drug can shrink tumours caused by a genetic mutation responsible for many cancers, opening the door to greater personalised treatment of the disease. Up to one in four human cancers have a mutation in the KRAS gene, which is responsible for a protein that controls cell growth. These mutations can cause normal cells to […]

The link between epilepsy and autism, explained

Autism frequently co-occurs with any of a long list of other conditions. But none may be more closely linked than epilepsy. Nearly half of all autistic people have epilepsy, according to some reports, suggesting that the two conditions share underlying biology. For example, both conditions are characterized by overly excitable brains. It’s not yet clear whether epilepsy […]

Clutter Is A Trigger Of Stress And Anxiety, Psychologists Say

Imagine coming home after a hard day at work, opening your front door, and the first thing you notice is that the whole place is a total mess. The kids have left piles of clothes and toys on the floor, the kitchen sink is chock-full of dirty dishes, the table has half eaten sandwiches and […]

Cancer Institute Finally Admits Marijuana Kills Cancer

Cancer kills nearly 600,000 Americans per year. And this year alone, over 1.6 million people will be diagnosed. So much time and research has gone into the cure of cancer in the last few decades. Yet, because of the stigma associated with marijuana, this wonder plant has been largely ignored by governments and researchers as a potential cure […]

Cannabis-based drug for childhood epilepsy approved for use in UK

The first cannabis-based medicine for childhood epilepsy is expected to be available soon in the UK and the rest of Europe after its UK manufacturer, GW Pharmaceuticals, received the green light from European authorities. Cambridge-based GW said the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the European commission had approved Epidyolex for seizures associated with two rare and severe […]

Fibromyalgia: Is insulin resistance ‘the missing link?’

Researchers have noticed that a drug that doctors commonly use to treat insulin resistance can also address the pain of fibromyalgia, which has provided them with a new clue about this chronic condition. Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition that causes abnormal pain all over the body, increased sensitivity to pain, and heightened feelings of fatigue, among other […]

SUMMER WALKER CANCELS TOUR DATES DUE TO SOCIAL ANXIETY

Summer Walker is officially Over It. The R&B singer has pulled the plug on the majority of her “First and Last Tour” due to her extreme social anxiety. She made the announcement Tuesday in a video on Instagram. “I truly appreciate all the support and love. As you know, I have been very open about my […]

Seventeen’s S.Coups goes on hiatus to receive treatment for anxiety

204 21NEWS Posted by danisurst    1 day ago Seventeen’s S.Coups goes on hiatus to receive treatment for anxiety AKP STAFF Play Seventeenon Apple Music S.Coups will be going on hiatus to receive treatment for anxiety. The announcement was made on November 18 KST through Seventeen‘s agency Pledis Entertainment. According to their press statement, the decision was made by S.Coups and […]

Cannabis-based drug for childhood epilepsy approved for use in UK

The first cannabis-based medicine for childhood epilepsy is expected to be available soon in the UK and the rest of Europe after its UK manufacturer, GW Pharmaceuticals, received the green light from European authorities. Cambridge-based GW said the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the European commission had approved Epidyolex for seizures associated with two rare and severe […]