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CHOCOLATE KEEPING ELDERLY HEALTHY AND SHARP

CHOCOLATE KEEPING ELDERLY HEALTHY AND SHARP

Insight Magazine September 25, 2013 0

Most of us have a sweet tooth, but it is a common misconception to think that chocolate is simply a good tasting treat that is mostly fattening. A new study is showing that older

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ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGES MAY BE PREGNANCY RISK

ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGES MAY BE PREGNANCY RISK

Insight Magazine September 25, 2013 0

From day to day women, as well as men, are exposed to many different types of environmental chemicals that could harm their health. However, a new report is stating that these chemicals may be

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DRUG THAT TREATS SKIN CONDITION MAY ALSO TREAT TYPE 1 DIABETES

DRUG THAT TREATS SKIN CONDITION MAY ALSO TREAT TYPE 1 DIABETES

Insight Magazine September 24, 2013 0

According to BBC News, a drug used to treat psoriasis, may also be able to offer treatment towards type 1 diabetes. During a study, researchers recruited 33 patients with type 1 diabetes who received

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FDA LAUNCHES NEW SYSTEM TO LABEL HIGH RISK MEDICAL DEVICES

FDA LAUNCHES NEW SYSTEM TO LABEL HIGH RISK MEDICAL DEVICES

Insight Magazine September 24, 2013 0

The Food and Drug Administration has launched a new system that will require all high-risk medical devices to include special identifying numbers. The agency announced the move in effort to create a new system

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RESEARCHERS CLOSER TO DEVELOPING UNIVERSAL FLU VACCINE

RESEARCHERS CLOSER TO DEVELOPING UNIVERSAL FLU VACCINE

Insight Magazine September 24, 2013 0

The world may soon have a vaccine to cure all seasonal flu strains! Researchers from the Imperial College London say that they have made a significant amount of progress towards developing a vaccine to

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BRAIN EATING AMOEBA FOUND IN LOUISIANA WATER SUPPLY

BRAIN EATING AMOEBA FOUND IN LOUISIANA WATER SUPPLY

Insight Magazine September 19, 2013 1

According to state health officials, scientists have found a rare and deadly amoeba in the Louisiana water supply, one month after a child died of a brain infection caused by the deadly organism. The

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MEASLES STILL A THREAT IN THE US

MEASLES STILL A THREAT IN THE US

Insight Magazine September 19, 2013 0

After being eliminated from the United States in 2000, the highly contagious measles virus is making a comeback. Despite high vaccination rates nationwide, the virus continues to cause outbreaks among patients in the country.

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LIFE EXPECTANCY GAP BETWEEN RICH AND POOR WOMEN IS GROWING

LIFE EXPECTANCY GAP BETWEEN RICH AND POOR WOMEN IS GROWING

Insight Magazine September 4, 2013 0

There’s no denying that as a whole, people in the United States are living longer. With new research, more people working out, and improved diets we are living well into our 80’s and 90’s.

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HEALTH OFFICIALS WARN AGAINST POPULAR CONCERT DRUG: MDMA

HEALTH OFFICIALS WARN AGAINST POPULAR CONCERT DRUG: MDMA

Insight Magazine September 4, 2013 0

This past weekend Randall’s Island in New York was host to a popular music festival called Electric Zoo, which was canceled due to the accidental overdose of two people who consumed the drug Molly.

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EFFECTS OF INSOMNIA ON THE BRAIN

EFFECTS OF INSOMNIA ON THE BRAIN

Insight Magazine September 4, 2013 0

Ever notice how a bad night’s sleep affects you the following day? You have a hard time remembering things, paying attention, or completing simple tasks. Well a new study published in the journal Sleep

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