Research finds skin location and type determine risk of disease such as psoriasis and atopic dermatitis — ScienceDaily

Two new UC Davis Health studies explored how differences in skin composition may lead to dermatological conditions, such as psoriasis and atopic dermatitis. “Skin does not have a uniform composition…

New York’s Plum Island Animal Disease Center accused of weaponizing ticks, spreading LYME disease – NaturalNews.com

(Natural News) The Plum Island Animal Disease Center – located a mile off Long Island, New York – is the center of controversy in regards to the development and release…

Night owls have higher risk of diabetes, heart disease, study says

Sign up for the Sleep, But Better newsletter series. Our seven-part guide has helpful hints to achieve better sleep. CNN  —  If you prefer to go to bed and get…

Discovery illuminates how Parkinson’s disease spreads in the brain — ScienceDaily

Aggregates of the protein alpha-synuclein spread in the brains of people with Parkinson’s disease through a cellular waste-ejection process, suggests a new study led by Weill Cornell Medicine researchers. During…

New antibody shows therapeutic effects in mice with Alzheimer’s disease — ScienceDaily

A newly developed agonistic antibody reduced the amyloid pathology in mice with Alzheimer’s disease, signaling its promise as a potential treatment for the disease, according to a team of researchers…

State health department investigating Legionnaires’ disease cluster in Burbank; 4 cases linked to area church

A cluster of Legionnaires’ disease cases has been reported in a southwest suburb, with multiple cases linking back to an area church, public health officials said Friday. The Illinois Department…

Leisure activities lowers risk of cancer, heart disease and death

The study from the National Cancer Institute analyzed responses from over 272,000 people between the ages of 59 and 82 who completed questionnaires about their leisure time activities as part…

Monkeypox is a gay disease spread by seminal fluid, not merely skin contact, study finds – NaturalNews.com

(Natural News) The know-it-alls in “science” have come to the conclusion that so-called “monkeypox” is not spreading through simple skin-to-skin contact, but is rather a product of homosexual activity. The…

Mitochondrial DNA mutations linked to heart disease risk — ScienceDaily

Mitochondria are organelles found within most cells, best known for generating the chemical energy required to power cellular functions. Increasingly, however, researchers are discovering how mitochondrial function — and dysfunction…

Study by the University of Bonn finds possible links to Parkinson’s disease — ScienceDaily

In their study, the research groups looked at a protein called Creld. A study from Bonn had recently been able to demonstrate that Creld plays an important role in the…