Electrostimulation of the vagus nerve may be key to reducing the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, according to findings that scientists presented at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology in Madrid, Spain.
Alzheimer’s disease can only be definitely diagnosed after death when an autopsy conducted on the brain of the deceased reveals the accumulation of amyloid plaques between nerve cells (or neurons) in the brain.
Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms can develop very slow, and may include feeling very tired, difficulty breathing, and having a sharp pain in your hand. But you could also be at risk of a vitamin B12 deficiency, and should consider adding more B12 foods to your diet, if your skin has signs of these spots.
Iron deficiency is when you lack the mineral in your body and this can lead to iron deficiency anemia. Symptoms can develop and lead to complications that can affect the lungs and heart, so recognizing the signs as early as possible is very important. One to watch for can affect the ear.
Vitamin D deficiency risk could be lowered by adding certain foods to your diet, or by spending more time in direct sunlight. But much time should you spend in the Sun to prevent deficiency signs and symptoms?
Dehydration is when you don’t have enough fluid in your body. If it’s left untreated, serious health problems can occur. One of the signs and symptoms to indicate the condition can be spotted in the color of urine.
Asthma patients, with a specific genetic profile, exhibit more intense symptoms following exposure to traffic pollution, according to researchers at the National Institutes of Health and collaborators. The study appeared online in Scientific Reports.