Month: February 2024

In a two-part literature review led by researchers at Harvard University, public health experts from across the United States analyzed the findings of nearly 150 recent studies examining racial disparities in pediatric care quality in the USA. In a damning report, they found that non-White children consistently received worse care than their White counterparts throughout
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Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy foodHippocrates Hippocrates’ famous advice still holds true 2,500 years later as Tennessee, USA researchers confirm that lowering salt intake reduces blood pressure in older adults. Lower Salt, Lower Blood Pressure In a recent JAMA Network report1, a team of US researchers challenged the claim that lowering
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Researchers based at the Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica report that blocking a protein called DRAK2, prevents toxic fatty acids from deploying a poison pill in insulin-producing cells of the pancreas. Not only do they demonstrate that drugs can protect these specialized cells, but they also shed light on how type 2 diabetes progresses. Type 2
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