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Microbiome science may help doctors deliver more effective, personalized treatment to children with irritable bowel syndrome

To improve the treatment of children with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), investigators have developed a sophisticated way to analyze the microbial and metabolic contents of the gut. A report in The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics, published by Elsevier, describes how a new battery of tests enables researchers to distinguish patients with IBS from healthy children… Read More »

Spending dips on health care for the Medicare elderly: Improvements in cardiovascular care for elderly save billions in health care costs – Science Daily

Health care spending among the Medicare population age 65 and older has slowed dramatically since 2005, and as much as half of that reduction can be attributed to reduced spending on cardiovascular disease, a new Harvard study has found. Led by David Cutler, the Otto Eckstein Professor of Applied Economics, a team of researchers showed… Read More »

4 CBD benefits proven by science

As watchdogs move to ban the sale of CBD in the UK, Anna Magee speaks to a leading medic about the proven benefits of the trendy new supplement Jennifer Aniston takes the oil for joint pain. Busy Phipps uses the gummies to help calm her panic attacks and anxiety. Victoria’s Secret model Allessandra Ambrosio uses… Read More »