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Charlie Gard latest: What is mitochondrial depletion syndrome and what is the outlook?

Charlie Gard latest: What is mitochondrial depletion syndrome and what is the outlook?
Charlie Gard latest: What is mitochondrial depletion syndrome and what is the outlook? CHARLIE Gard’s parents have withdrawn their application to take their terminally ill son the US for treatment. In a shocking move, a lawyer for parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard told Mr Justice Francis that “time had run out”. It’s a genetic condition causing progressive muscle weakness... Read More

Type 2 diabetes cure – substance mentioned in Greek mythology could reduce symptoms

Type 2 diabetes cure – substance mentioned in Greek mythology could reduce symptoms
Type 2 diabetes cure – substance mentioned in Greek mythology could reduce symptoms Metabolic syndrome increases the risk of heart disease and type 2 diabetes. There is no treatment for the condition as a whole, which means experts have to treat the symptoms of the condition. However a new study by the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, has revealed a... Read More

Osteoporosis warning: Not treating brittle bone condition can lead to TOOTH loss

Osteoporosis warning: Not treating brittle bone condition can lead to TOOTH loss
Osteoporosis warning: Not treating brittle bone condition can lead to TOOTH loss A study by the University at Buffalo found that treatment for the bone condition may also prevent gum disease – properly known as periodontitis. This is where the gums become swollen, sore or infected. According to the NHS, symptoms include bad breath and bleeding gums, and in some... Read More

Vitamin D warning: Too much of the supplement can cause THIS life-threatening condition

Vitamin D warning: Too much of the supplement can cause THIS life-threatening condition
Vitamin D warning: Too much of the supplement can cause THIS life-threatening condition According to the NHS, vitamin D is essential for healthy bones, teeth and muscles. It does this by regulating particular nutrients – calcium and phosphate – in the body. Commonly known as the ‘sunshine vitamin’ – it’s produced by the body when your bare skin is exposed... Read More

Arthritis symptoms – Woman had ‘immediate relief’ from pain after THIS therapy

Arthritis symptoms – Woman had ‘immediate relief’ from pain after THIS therapy
Arthritis symptoms – Woman had ‘immediate relief’ from pain after THIS therapy Pain medicine specialists have helped develop a noninvasive treatment for knee arthritis that uses cooled radio energy to target and interrupt pain signals. The treatment, called Coolief, is said to be able to provide months of relief from chronic arthritis pain. Experts argue it also decreases the need... Read More