inflammation

Ibuprofen use leads to extended lifespan in several species, study shows

Posted in Science on 20th Dec, 2014
by Alex Muller

Regular doses of ibuprofen extended the lifespan of multiple species.

Obesity and stress pack a double hit for health

Posted in Medicine on 23rd Sep, 2014
by Alex Muller

If you're overweight, you may be at greater risk for stress-related diseases like type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease and cancer, according to a new study.

Obesity is Inflammatory Disease, Rat Study Shows

Posted in Medicine on 9th Dec, 2013
by Alex Muller

Scientists have found abnormal amounts of an inflammatory protein called PAR2 in the fat tissues of overweight and obese rats and humans.

Spaces Microgravity Accelerates Biological Aging of Some Cells

Posted in Science on 3rd Nov, 2013
by Alex Muller

Scientists Say microgravity accelerates cardiovascular disease and the biological aging of endothelial cells, the cells that line the interior surface of blood vessels.