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Links among poor sleep, high blood pressure, gut microbiome discovered

In the first study of its kind, University of Illinois Chicago researchers have found associations among disrupted sleep, elevated blood pressure and changes in the gut microbiome. The research aimed to determine whether a 28-day period of disrupted sleep changed the microbiota in rats. The gut microbiota refers to the collection of microorganisms living in… Read More »

Who discovered herbal medicine

Some websites may appear to be legitimate, but are fronted by bogus doctors or pharmacists. The Chinese Emperor, Chi’en Nung, wrote the book Pen Tsao which listed over 365 remedies. Indeed, we also know that animals seek who discovered herbal medicine and ingest plants with medicinal properties. Herbal medicines are those with active ingredients made… Read More »

Zantac and some OTC meds found to contain suspected carcinogen first discovered in blood pressure drugs

The saga of potentially dangerous impurities in the U.S. drug supply continues. A suspected cancer-causing impurity that has been found in some blood pressure medicines has now shown up in Sanofi’s Zantac and some over-the-counter heartburn drugs.  At this point, the FDA says that while N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) has been discovered in these ranitidine medicines like… Read More »

Who discovered chlamydia trachomatis

Globally, as of 2015, sexually transmitted chlamydia affects approximately 61 million people. The macrophages produced responded to the disease in a similar way to those taken from human blood, meaning they are more human-like than those produced by previous methods. What is the host for Chlamydia trachomatis ? 04 megabases, encoding approximately 900 genes. To… Read More »