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Glucosamine Joint Pain Supplement Could Help the Heart

TUESDAY, May 14, 2019 — Glucosamine has long been used as a supplement to help ease the joint pain of arthritis, but new research suggests its anti-inflammatory properties might also lower heart disease risk. The finding stems from a lifestyle survey involving more than 466,000 British men and women. None had been diagnosed with heart… Read More »

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Dr Miriam Stoppard: New sound and light therapy could help Alzheimer’s sufferers

Here’s a new approach to ­treating Alzheimer’s – sound and light therapy. Researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US, have shown that this method can relieve Alzheimer’s in animals and a clinical trial in human patients has already started. The study by Dr Li-Huei Tsai shows sound and light can destroy the rogue proteins which… Read More »

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Sensors made from gummy bears could monitor how children chew

There’s a sweet new method for studying chewingGetty By David Adam Don’t tell the dentist, but electrical engineers want to give sweets to children to check how children chew. A team has used Haribo gummy bears to build a cheap medical device to measure the pressure exerted by teeth and it could help measure signs… Read More »

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