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Flaxseed for PCOS: a clinical trial to prove effectiveness on metabolic markers

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is known as the most common endocrine disorder of women in reproductive ages, with the prevalence ranging from 6 to 15%. The most common clinical manifestations of this syndrome include irregular […]

Artrosi, diabete ed osteoporosi: qual'è il nesso comune mancante?
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Osteotroubles shift: porosis focuses on chemokines, arthrosis gets old porosis’ biphosphonates

Osteoporosis is the most common age-related bone disease which affects hundreds of millions of individuals worldwide. It is estimated that one in three women and one in five men aged over 50 suffer from osteoporotic […]

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Drinking tea makes you sickness-free: to achieve longevity one must have it constantly

Tea consumption has been classically linked to prevention of heart diseases, cancer, obesity, diabetes and other conditions. Now, drinking tea at least three times a week is linked with a longer and healthier life, according […]

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Oxytocin and dementia: beyond social and affection, the hormone that unhinge amyloid toxicity

Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive disorder in which the nerve cells (neurons) in a person’s brain and the connections among them degenerate slowly, causing severe memory loss, intellectual deficiencies, and deterioration in motor skills and […]

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Changing mood pin: apathy rather than depression is the early warning for vascular dementia

The number of people living with dementia worldwide is foreseen to triple by 2050, making early diagnosis and intervention increasingly important. Late-life cognitive functioning may be maintained by targeting modifiable factors such as cardiovascular risk, […]

Fibrosi cistica: l'aerosol con ipertonica è tanto sicuro quanto efficace
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Targeting drive-through proteins for docking guests: a new hope for cystic fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis, one of the most common genetic diseases, causes severe respiratory and digestive disorders. Cystic fibrosis, affecting more than 700,000 people worldwide, is one of the most common genetic diseases and start already in […]

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Growth factor-like effects: how blood pressure drugs take away the “hype” from cancer risk

Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor (ACE-i) or angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB) medications are prescribed for conditions such as heart failure, high blood pressure or heart disease. These medications block angiotensin, a chemical that causes arteries to […]

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Genetic nephropathy in children: KIDney gene tells why he gets “on steroids”

Childhood nephrotic syndrome is the most common chronic kidney disease affecting children; in Japan it occurs at a yearly rate of 6.49 children out of every 100,000 (approximately 1,000 cases in Japan). Nephrotic syndrome causes […]

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Allopurinol does not work that much in CKD: a clinical trial and some possible reason beneath this failure

There are more than 1.7 million Australians with CKD and over 3,000 individuals develop kidney failure serious enough to require dialysis every year. At present, there are over 13,000 patients in Australia who are on […]

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Psicosis and schizophrenia: the final proofs that oxidative stress is beneath and beyond innocence

Psychosis can be a symptom of a number of psychiatric disorders, including schizophrenia and schizoaffective, bipolar, and major depressive disorders. In around one-third of people with schizophrenia, the condition is considered resistant to treatment. This is associated with […]

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Learning while sleeping? Not quite, better to have a good sleep to learn properly

Associate Professor Ingvild Saksvik-Lehouillier at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology’s (NTNU) Department of Psychology, states about: “Sleeping less than normal impacts how we feel the next morning. Not in the sense that we […]