The 5 best summer weight loss drinks to shrink your belly fat- from apple cider vinegar to green tea

Struggling to shed those extra pounds you’ve gained? Here are some of the best weight loss drinks to add to your summery diet to boost your metabolism and melt stubborn belly fat quickly. Want to get rid of belly fat fast? Here are 5 effective weight loss drinks to boost your metabolism  |  Photo Credit: iStock…

Scientists claim to have CURED Crohn’s disease

Scientists claim to have CURED Crohn’s disease after a treatment of antibiotics and faecal transplants sparks long-lasting ‘profound remissions’ Scientists claim to have cured Crohn’s disease after a treatment of antibiotics and faecal transplants sparked long-lasting ‘profound remissions’ in ten patients.  Previously thought incurable, Crohn’s is a debilitating gut disease that affects around 115,000 people in the United…

New effective treatment for inflammatory diseases found

New research conducted by the University of Liverpool and AKL Research and Development Ltd (AKLRD), published in Inflammopharmacology, highlights the potential benefits of a new drug treatment on the human body’s immune response in inflammation. In a number of inflammatory conditions, such as osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and, more recently, COVID-19, major complications and extensive tissue damage can occur…

Estudio: fumar Cannnabis causa remisión completa de la enfermedad de Crohn en el 45% de los pacientes.

La enfermedad de Crohn inflama los intestinos de aproximadamente 400,000-600,000 norteamericanos. En el estudio, publicado en la revista  Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology , había 21 personas con enfermedad de Crohn; la mitad de los cuales recibieron cigarrillos sin cannabinoides activos, y la otra mitad les dieron cigarrillos para fumar. Las juntas contenían aproximadamente un 23% de THC y…

Swampsott teen taking virtual steps to fight Crohn’s & Colitis

Mason Wetmore continues his fundraising efforts but due to COVID-19 the 2020 campaign goes online For the fifth year, Mason Wetmore will participate in the Take Steps Walk to raise funds for research to find a cure for Crohn’s Disease and Colitis, but this year the walk will be a virtual one. The Swampscott Middle…

Marijuana Chewing Gum To Relieve Fibromyalgia Pain

The legalization of marijuana in many states has opened numerous perspectives and has resulted in many ingenious ideas for its use, expanding the range of medicinal marijuana products. The evidence that cannabis is an effective method to treat painful and chronic conditions is undeniable. Additionally, it is more effective than leading traditional painkillers, and can also reduce…

‘LIFE CHANGING’ Edinburgh lad ‘seizure free for weeks’ after taking cannabis oil to treat epilepsy

THE mum of a young lad from Edinburgh claims he’s not had an epileptic seizure for weeks – thanks for cannabis oil. Murray, 6, has a rare form of epilepsy and has been taking Bedrolite since earlier this year. 2 Murray’s mum says the cannabis oil has help his condition But now his family are struggling to…

An ‘EpiPen’ for spinal cord injuries

Illustration of the human body showing the skeletal system, with the lower spine highlighted in red to indicate pain spots. Image courtesy: Michigan Engineering ANN ARBOR—An injection of nanoparticles can prevent the body’s immune system from overreacting to trauma, potentially preventing some spinal cord injuries from resulting in paralysis. The approach was demonstrated in mice…

Breakthrough in Crohn’s trial could offer cure for 620,000 victims of disease

Patients with Crohn’s disease are to be given the chance of having their immune cells “reprogrammed” in a bid to beat the chronic bowel condition. A clinical trial is due to start at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS trust within six months after a breakthrough in the laboratory by its researchers. They have worked out…

5 Simple Steps to Reverse Lupus

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE or lupus) is an autoimmune disease that can impact multiple systems in the body. This debilitating and sometimes life-threatening condition affects an estimated 5 million people worldwide. It can be a burden to the skin, joints, internal organs, and nervous system. As with all autoimmune conditions, lupus is a disease of…