Posts tagged “Research”

Regular exercise keeps the arteries young, new study reveals

May 22nd, 2018
Regular exercise keeps the arteries young, new study reveals

Regular exercise helps to keep the arteries young and prevent them from stiffening, it has been revealed. A new study claims that working out 4-5 times per week can lower the risk of heart problems and keep the arteries healthy. The study, which has been published in the Journal of Physiology, found that exercising 4-5 […]

Drug May Have Been Found To Cure the Common Cold

May 15th, 2018
Drug May Have Been Found To Cure the Common Cold

A research team from Imperial College London have been working on an innovative treatment that may be able to cure the common cold, which would be inhaled to stop the virulent illness in its tracks. The common cold is a collective term for hundreds of very similar viruses, which has made it notoriously difficult to […]

Scientists claim stem cell transplants could be a ‘game changer’ for MS sufferers

March 20th, 2018
Scientists claim stem cell transplants could be a ‘game changer’ for MS sufferers

Scientists claim that stem cell transplants could be a ‘game changer’ for patients who suffer from multiple sclerosis. The results of international trials show that a stem cell transplant can help to stop the development of the disease and ameliorate symptoms. The treatment works by using cancer drugs to “wipe out” the immune system and […]

A New Antibody has been Created that Attacks 99% of HIV Strains

September 26th, 2017
A New Antibody has been Created that Attacks 99% of HIV Strains

An amazing antibody that is claimed to attack 99% of strains of HIV and has shown the ability to protect primates from infection has been engineered. In what has been described by the International Aids Society as an “exciting breakthrough”, the virus has shown a remarkable efficacy and could have major applications, if human testing […]

Scientists “Tantalisingly Close” to Process to Create “Limitless” Human Blood Cells

May 23rd, 2017

Twenty years of research into the use of stem cells to generate human blood has led to the potential for “limitless” blood supplies by turning adult cells into stem cells, which can in turn create any type of blood cell, researchers claim. This could reduce the risk of shortages for people with poor immune systems, […]

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