Special diet may relieve symptoms in kids with Crohn's, colitis
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MONDAY, Jan. 9, 2017 -- Children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis may be able to achieve relief without medications by eating a special diet, a small study suggests. The diet includes non-processed foods, such as fruits, vegetables, meats and nuts. Over 12 weeks, the diet appeared to ease all signs of these inflammatory bowel diseases in eight of the 10 affected children, researchers report. "The study shows that without other intervention, other changes, we can improve individuals' c..
MONDAY, Jan. 9, 2017 -- Children with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis may be able to achieve relief without medications by eating a special diet, a small study suggests. The..
Climate Change Impact On Coral Reefs: Study Predicts Bleaching To Target Protection Measures
-International Business Times
If there is one thing that is almost certainly doomed under even the best case climate change scenario, it is coral reefs. The marine ecosystems, both important and unique, are alr..
By WRAL TechWire Durham, N.C. — Durham-based Metabolon has struck a deal with InnVentis, an Israeli company, to utilize its metabolomics technology as a possible means of improving..
(Reuters Health) - A new study suggests that men who eat lots of red meat are much more likely to have bowel problems, pain and nausea than their peers who stick mainly with chicke..
When parents buy prepackaged, processed meals — known to have more calories, sodium, sugar, and fat than natural foods — it’s more complicated than saying “I don’t have time to coo..
Your letters for Monday, Jan. 9
Re: “Transit smart card idea still in play,” Jan. 5. How is it that municipalities as small as Lethbridge, or as large as London, manage to introduce and effectively use trans..
A new research suggests that eating Mediterranean foods could help to slow the process of brain shrinking in later life and prevent cognitive decline, reports the Los Angeles Times..
Oct 9, 2016; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson (87) tries to break a tackle by New York Giants safety Andrew Adams (33) after catching a pass in the ..
Trump Team Making Lots of Obamacare 'Promises'
Donald Trump's team has admitted this past week that their plans to overhaul Obamacare will not happen immediately. Kellyanne Conway even said it could take years. Thursday on..
The former Chargers team doctor accused by the California state medical board of gross negligence for his treatment of Hall of Fame NFL linebacker Junior Seau has reached a settlem..
FRANKFURT Jan 11 Further individuals could be charged in an ongoing investigation by U.S. authorities into Volkswagen's diesel emissions cheating, suggesting a settlement reached o..
BRIEF-Sanofi and Immunext enter into agreement to develop treatments for autoimmune diseases
Jan 9 Sanofi * Sanofi and Immunext enter into agreement to develop treatments for autoimmune diseases * Immunext will grant Sanofi an exclusive, worldwide license to develop and co..
Author readings to check out for Jan. 6-13
-The Seattle Times
Author readings of note for Jan. 6-13 include a South American adventure story, an astrobiologist and a look at how indigenous people shaped London: Bainbridge Island author Alcalá..
The new year brings an update to the very old debate about gun violence in movies: On Wednesday, an article in the journal Pediatrics, published by the American Academy of Pediatri..
(Photo : David Silverman/Getty Images) A shopper reaches for a yellow pepper in the local produce market February 22, 2006 in Netanya in central Israel. Fresh locally-grown vegetab..
Join Local 10 at Marfan Foundation Walk on Jan. 29
-WPLG Local 10
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - Local 10 wants you to join us for the 2017 South Florida Walk for Victory to benefit the Marfan Foundation. Our Local 10 Team, "Team Top Ten," will be lacing up a..
FORT COLLINS, Colo., Jan. 11 (UPI) -- Until now, recreating the conditions inside a star required the use of massive lasers -- lasers the size of football stadiums. Experiments at ..
Weight Loss May Ease Psoriasis Symptoms, Study Finds
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 4, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Could weight loss combat psoriasis? Danish researchers are reporting that obese people with the skin condition who lose 10 percent to 15..
MIAMI – Two more tropical disease-carrying mosquitoes have been found on the U.S. mainland for the first time, caught in traps near Florida's Everglades. The scientists invol..
Outdoors report: Jan. 6
Outdoors report Calcasieu Lake - HR&G reported limits of redfish around the weirs on the moving tide. Gadwalls, wigeons, teal and pintails have made for solid shoots in the mar..
Outdoors report: Jan. 12
Calcasieu Lake -HR&G reported limits of gadwalls and teal in the marsh near Hackberry. Tides have returned with southerly winds, and waders have caught better trout on Corkies...
Outdoors report: Jan. 7
Outdoors report Inshore - Winds gusted to 25 knots along the entire coast and kept anglers off the water. Tides dropped considerably throughout the day. Water temperatures were in ..
Outdoors report: Jan. 8
Outdoors report Hackberry - HR&G reported limits of ducks in the marsh, including pintails, gadwalls and teal. Tides dropped almost 3 feet in the marsh. Matagorda - Guide Micha..
Giants at Packers: Weather conditions and impact
Eli Manning and the New York Giants prepare to do battle with the Green Bay Packers in the frozen confines of Lambeau Field. Which team will overcome the sub-20 degree temperatures..
How The Brain Changes With Age: Mediterranean Diet Offers Neurological Benefits
-International Business Times
The popular Mediterranean diet could have a perhaps unexpected benefit: it may just keep your brain healthy as you age, according to a new study released Wednesday. As w..
New drugs are moving more quickly to market today compared with those launched during the height of the Great Recession, but the pipeline is no faster than it was two decades ago. ..
The day dawns bright in Boston as the milling scientists at the Chemistry and Pharmacology of Drugs of Abuse conference finish their breakfasts and refill their coffees b..
Strict court-ordered rules and implementations may overshadow success on the eve of London nightclub Fabric's grand reopening. The famed venue's license was revoked in September 20..
A team of University of Alberta physicists has deciphered a scientific mystery that evaded computer whizzes for decades, resulting in a discovery potentially worth b..
Group eyes better infectious disease communication
CHILLICOTHE — Cutting down on problems with communication and better aligning patient transfer protocols has been the focus of a two-year partnership between Adena Regional Me..
Today is Monday, Jan. 9, the ninth day of 2017 with 357 to follow. The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Jupiter, Saturn and Mercury. Evening stars are Neptune, Venus, Mars and Ura..
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 4, 2017 -- The heart-healthy Mediterranean diet may also help preserve brain health of older adults, new research suggests. Researchers in Scotland examined the bra..
Monday: Eat. Drink. Do.
A National Pizza Week deal, free admission to the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum and more things to do in Chicago on Monday, Jan. 9. National Pizza Week Max & Leo's 1500 N. Clyb..
More Signs Mediterranean Diet May Boost Your Brain
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 4, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- The heart-healthy Mediterranean diet may also help preserve brain health of older adults, new research suggests. Researchers in Scotland..
Two new studies diverge on the impact of a higher minimum wage
-Los Angeles Times
The federal government set its first minimum wage, at 25 cents an hour, in 1938. Since then, liberals have cheered attempts to raise the minimum as blows against worker exploitatio..