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Curcumin may protect premature infants’ lungs

LA BioMed research finds substance in turmeric provides lasting protection LOS ANGELES - (July 2, 2013) - Turmeric, a key ingredient in spicy curry dishes,...

Increasing brain enzyme may slow Alzheimer’s disease progression

LOS ANGELES -- Increasing puromycin-sensitive aminopeptidase, the most abundant brain peptidase in mammals, slowed the damaging accumulation of tau proteins that are toxic to nerve cells and eventually lead to the neurofibrillary tangles, a m...

New discovery prevents symptoms of rare genetic disorder

A new study offers hope for children born with a rare genetic disease, according to a paper published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. The research was led by Dr. Matthew Ellinwood, a veterinarian and animal science profe...

Brain bleeding is common with aging, UCI study finds

Irvine, Calif., Nov. 8, 2010 -- A small amount of bleeding in the brain seems to be common among older individuals, according to a UC Irvine study. Neurologist Dr. Mark Fisher and neuropathologist Dr. Ronald Kim found that cerebral microbleeds a...

Hallucinogen appears safe, may improve mood among patients with advanced-stage cancer...

A pilot study suggests the hallucinogen psilocybin may be feasible and safe to administer to patients with advanced-stage cancer and anxiety, with promising effects on mood, according to a report published online today that will appear in the Januar...

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