Fighting Childhood Obesity through Social Media

Social media may be an effective tool to help children overcome obesity, according to a new American Heart Association scientific statement.

The statement is published online in the association’s journal Circulation.

“Online communication and social media are Continue reading

Fighting Sleeping Sickness with X-ray Lasers

Structure analysis of the trypanosomal protein Cathepsin B is among the scientific breakthroughs of 2012

Using the world’s most powerful X-ray free-electron laser, an international team of researchers, including scientists of the Max Planck Institute Continue reading

Fighting COPD Naturally

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is on the rise. It is one of the worst things that can strike your lungs, a nasty combination of bronchitis and emphysema. Caused mostly by smoking (and, to a lesser extent, air pollution and genetics), COPD begins as the former. The first word in the term underlines its inherent danger, as “chronic” means long-lasting and recurring. Continue reading

The Top 8 Pain-Fighting Agents for Removing Sore Painful Muscles and Joints

Homeopathies are among one of the most popular remedies for people trying to stay away from the greedy, uncaring drug companies of America and around the world. Wish to use natural safe ingredients in your body? Read this list of some of the most effective pain-reducing homeopathies in the world.

Belladonna:

Before the Middle Ages, Belladonna was taken as an anesthetic for surgery. That’s how powerful it is! Today it’s used in many cough syrups to take away the pain in your throat… as well as alleviating the symptoms of intestinal inflammation, menstrual cycles, and is even being used in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease. Continue reading