Tag: research

Australian researchers identify something that can help treat inflamation

Australian researchers identify something that can help treat inflamation

Australian researchers identify master regulator of faulty information signaling in m/s now go on Australia there’s some really good research going on Australian not just for MS for all kinds of things because they have some good Network in place for supporting people that think about stuff and then publishing

Sisters Together – Helping Women in Our Community

Sisters Together – Helping Women in Our Community

Did you know that 57.2 % of black women 20 and older are obese? It’s a troubling problem for our community. But you can help. Hi, I’m Dr. Griffin Rodgers, director of the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases at NIH. Extra pounds put strain on the body

Discuss Kidney Health with Your Family and Faith Community

Discuss Kidney Health with Your Family and Faith Community

Our family goes way back through good times and through hard times we’ve always been strong together we are mothers and sisters grandmothers and grandfathers we’re aunts and uncles and brothers and nephews we are family one thing that holds us together is that we look out for each other

Why is a fistula the best option? Approach 1

Why is a fistula the best option? Approach 1

A provider answers a patient’s question in his office. Why is a fistula better? The fistula is better for a number of reasons. First, it allows better dialysis, because the blood flow is higher through a fistula than through a graft. And when the blood flow is better, the dialysis

How do you check for kidney disease?

How do you check for kidney disease?

how do you check for kidney disease we routinely check for chronic kidney disease with two tests a blood test and a urine test the blood test measures how well the kidneys are filtering the blood and that’s called the GFR a GF are above 60 is considered normal GFR

The CHILD Cohort Study is discovering root causes of allergies, asthma and chronic disease

The CHILD Cohort Study is discovering root causes of allergies, asthma and chronic disease

Imagine a world where allergies, asthma and chronic illness are rare, treatable conditions. Better yet, imagine a world where these conditions can be prevented before they develop. 3500 Canadian children and their families are helping to make that world a reality by taking part in a ground-breaking birth cohort study

Fecal transplants & why you should give a crap | Mark Davis | TEDxSalem

Fecal transplants & why you should give a crap | Mark Davis | TEDxSalem

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Hélène Vernet I want you to picture yourself as an ecosystem. The trillions of microorganisms that live in you and on you are as diverse and complex as any rain forest. Like many ecosystems around the world, there’s a decent chance that yours has been, to

Healthy Moments: Promoting Health after Gestational Diabetes

Healthy Moments: Promoting Health after Gestational Diabetes

DR. RODGERS: If you’ve had gestational diabetes during pregnancy, did you know that you’re at increased risk for developing diabetes in the future? Hi, I’m Dr. Griffin Rodgers, director of the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases at NIH. Most of the time, gestational diabetes goes away after