Independent of other dietary and lifestyle factors, a whole grain diet is associated with a lower risk of overall and cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality, a study published in JAMA Internal Medicine claimed.
Monitoring blood glucose levels can be an important part of daily treatment for diabetes patients, but a recent look at one particular population considered whether some could be overly using their monitoring equipment.
Neuroinflammatory and ischemic diseases including Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and stroke are notoriously difficult to treat. Researchers have looked for ways to quantify, understand and reduce cerebral inflammation, and to date have been able to determine that microglia-driven inflammation destroys neuronal populations.
How do mutations associated with familial Alzheimer's disease (FAD)-a rare form of Alzheimer's disease that has an early and aggressive onset-produce the disorder's devastating effects? A new mouse study provides answers.